Joan Birdwood1

F, #142731
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Joan Birdwood is the daughter of Captain Herbert Christopher Impey Birdwood and Ethel Frances Palin.1 She married Cyril Norman.1
     Her married name became Norman.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Cyril Norman1

M, #142732
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Cyril Norman married Joan Birdwood, daughter of Captain Herbert Christopher Impey Birdwood and Ethel Frances Palin.1
     He lived at CanadaG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood1

M, #142733, b. 24 January 1867, d. 14 April 1945
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood was born on 24 January 1867.1 He was the son of Herbert Mills Birdwood and Edith Marion Sidonie Impey.1 He married, firstly, Dora Davis, daughter of John Samuel Champion Davis, in 1902.1 He married, secondly, Alice Caroline Finlay, daughter of Colonel Henry Thomas Finlay, after 1905.1 He died on 14 April 1945 at age 78.1
     He was educated at Clifton College, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Peterhouse College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 He graduated with a Diploma in Public Health (D.P.H.)1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Indian Medical Service.1 He fought in the Arbor Expedition, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He fought in the Chitral Campaign.1 He fought in the Waziristan Campaign.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood and Dora Davis

Children of Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood and Alice Caroline Finlay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Dora Davis1

F, #142734, d. 1905
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Dora Davis was the daughter of John Samuel Champion Davis.1 She married Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood, son of Herbert Mills Birdwood and Edith Marion Sidonie Impey, in 1902.1 She died in 1905.1
     From 1902, her married name became Birdwood.1

Children of Dora Davis and Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Samuel Champion Davis1

M, #142735
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     John Samuel Champion Davis lived at Kingford, Devon, EnglandG.1 He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.)1

Child of John Samuel Champion Davis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood1

M, #142736, b. 5 January 1905, d. 9 May 1995
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood was born on 5 January 1905.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood and Dora Davis.1 He married Phyllis Rosa Robinson, daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson, in 1930.1 He died on 9 May 1995 at age 90.1
     He graduated from Peterhouse College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Bachelor of Medicine (M.B.)1 He graduated from Peterhouse College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He graduated from Peterhouse College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Bachelor of Surgery (B.Ch.)1 He was registered as a Member, Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.)1 He was registered as a Licentiate, Royal College of Physicians, London (L.R.C.P.)1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Indian Medical Service.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.)1 He was Commander of the Military Hospital between 1945 and 1947 at Bannu, North-West Province, IndiaG.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Devon in 1962.1 He held the office of Mayor of Bideford in 1963.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Devon in 1964.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Devon in 1964.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood and Phyllis Rosa Robinson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Phyllis Rosa Robinson1

F, #142737, d. 23 April 1997
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Phyllis Rosa Robinson was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson.1 She married Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood, son of Lt.-Col. Gordon Travers Birdwood and Dora Davis, in 1930.1 She died on 23 April 1997.1
     From 1930, her married name became Birdwood.1

Children of Phyllis Rosa Robinson and Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson1

M, #142738, b. 24 November 1853, d. 15 May 1939
Last Edited=23 Dec 2017
     Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson was born on 24 November 1853 at Rotherhithe, Surrey, England.2 He was the son of Robert William Robinson and Frances Sarah Bilbe.2 He married Elizabeth Phoebe Jane Sarah Jobling on 21 October 1876 at London, England.2 He married Rosa Hannah Cowell on 6 May 1903 at Broadstairs, Kent, England.2 He died on 15 May 1939 at age 85 at Redriff, Broadstairs, Kent, England.2
     He was appointed Knight in 1910.2 He was Agent-General for Queensland between 1910 and 1919.2 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1913.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1917.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1920.3

Children of Lt.-Col. Sir Thomas Bilbe Robinson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S254] Australian Dictionary of Biography - Online Edition, online http://www.adb.online.anu.edu.au. Hereinafter cited as Australian Dictionary of Biography.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Roger Halhed Bilbe Birdwood1

M, #142739, b. 1932
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Roger Halhed Bilbe Birdwood was born in 1932.1 He is the son of Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood and Phyllis Rosa Robinson.1 He married Cherry Harrison, daughter of Christopher Harrison, in 1960.1

Children of Roger Halhed Bilbe Birdwood and Cherry Harrison

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Cherry Harrison1

F, #142740
Last Edited=13 Mar 2005
     Cherry Harrison is the daughter of Christopher Harrison.1 She married Roger Halhed Bilbe Birdwood, son of Lt.-Col. Richard Douglas Davis Birdwood and Phyllis Rosa Robinson, in 1960.1
     From 1960, her married name became Birdwood.1

Children of Cherry Harrison and Roger Halhed Bilbe Birdwood

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 379. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]