Sir Ernest John Pickstone Benn, 2nd Bt.1

M, #139071, b. 25 June 1875, d. 1954
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
     Sir Ernest John Pickstone Benn, 2nd Bt. was born on 25 June 1875.1 He was the son of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 He married Gwendolen Dorothy Andrews, daughter of Frederick May Andrews, on 3 January 1903.1 He died in 1954.1
     He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1918.1 He was Chairman of Benn Brothers, Publishers.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Benn [U.K., 1914] on 10 April 1922.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of London in 1932.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.2
     

Children of Sir Ernest John Pickstone Benn, 2nd Bt. and Gwendolen Dorothy Andrews

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Benn, Ernest John". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate1

M, #139072, b. 10 May 1877, d. 17 November 1960
Last Edited=18 Jan 2013
     William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate was born on 10 May 1877.2 He is the son of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 He married Margaret Eadie Holmes, daughter of Daniel Turner Holmes, on 17 November 1920.2 He died on 17 November 1960 at age 83.2
     He was V-Pres Italian Mil –44, Pres IPU 1947–57, Captain Yeomanry and with RNAS and RFC WW I (despatches twice), Coastal Cmd Royal Air Force WW II (despatches), Croix de Guerre, Legion Hon, Bronze Medal for Valour and War Cross Italy Commn 1943.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
      He was created 1st Viscount Stansgate.1 He graduated in 1903 with a Paris and UCL Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) , Fell 1919).2 He was A/Cdre RAFVR, Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Lib) St George Div Tower Hamlets , Leith 1918–27, (Lab) N Aberdeen 1928–31 and Manchester Gorton 1937–41, Jr Lord Treasury 1910–15, Chm Nat Relief Fund 1914, Sec State: India 1929–31, Air 1945–46 in 1906.2 He was Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1917.2 He was Distinguished Flying Cross (D.F.C.) in 1918.2 He was Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1929.2 On 12 June 1942 so created.2

Children of William Wedgwood Benn, 1st Viscount Stansgate and Margaret Eadie Holmes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Benn, William Wedgwood". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Christopher Julius Benn1

M, #139073, b. 27 November 1878, d. 29 December 1879
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
     Christopher Julius Benn was born on 27 November 1878.1 He was the son of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 He died on 29 December 1879 at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Captain Oliver Williams Benn1

M, #139074, b. 11 July 1887, d. 6 June 1915
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
     Captain Oliver Williams Benn was born on 11 July 1887.1 He was the son of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 He died on 6 June 1915 at age 27, killed in action.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the 9th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry.1 He fought in the First World War.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lilian Margaret Benn1

F, #139075, b. 7 December 1880, d. 27 September 1953
Last Edited=21 Jul 2013
     Lilian Margaret Benn was born on 7 December 1880.1 She was the daughter of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 She married Cecil Eldred Hughes, son of Augustus Eldred Hughes, on 3 June 1905.2,3 She died on 27 September 1953 at age 72.1
     From 3 June 1905, her married name became Hughes.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S1778] Bill Bowden, "re: Martin-Edmunds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 24 June 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Martin-Edmunds Family."


Cecil Eldred Hughes1

M, #139076
Last Edited=21 Jul 2013
     Cecil Eldred Hughes is the son of Augustus Eldred Hughes.1 He married Lilian Margaret Benn, daughter of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston, on 3 June 1905.2,3
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Royal Air Force.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S1778] Bill Bowden, "re: Martin-Edmunds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 24 June 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Martin-Edmunds Family."

Augustus Eldred Hughes1

M, #139077
Last Edited=21 Jul 2013
     Augustus Eldred Hughes lived at Lamarsh House, Richmond, Surrey, EnglandG.1

Child of Augustus Eldred Hughes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Eliza Irene Benn1

F, #139078, b. 26 February 1882, d. 1974
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
     Eliza Irene Benn was born on 26 February 1882.1 She was the daughter of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston.1 She married, firstly, Arthur Richard Pain, son of Arthur Cadlick Pain, on 7 December 1912.1 She married Dr. Theodore Craig, son of Rev. Dr. Robert C. Craig, on 29 December 1956.1 She died in 1974.1
     From 7 December 1912, her married name became Pain.1 From 29 December 1956, her married name became Craig.1

Children of Eliza Irene Benn and Arthur Richard Pain

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1388] Pat Pain, "re: Pain Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 1 July 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pain Family."

Arthur Richard Pain1

M, #139079, d. 24 December 1940
Last Edited=16 Jan 2005
     Arthur Richard Pain was the son of Arthur Cadlick Pain.1 He married Eliza Irene Benn, daughter of Sir John Williams Benn, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Pickston, on 7 December 1912.1 He died on 24 December 1940.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the 9th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry.1

Children of Arthur Richard Pain and Eliza Irene Benn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1388] Pat Pain, "re: Pain Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 1 July 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pain Family."

Arthur Cadlick Pain1

M, #139080
Last Edited=16 Jan 2005
     Arthur Cadlick Pain lived at St. Catherine's, Frimley, Surrey, EnglandG.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)1

Child of Arthur Cadlick Pain

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 342. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]