Admiral William Henry Dudley Boyle, 12th Earl of Cork1

M, #17241, b. 30 November 1873, d. 19 April 1967
Last Edited=17 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
Admiral Sir William Boyle, 12th Earl of the County of Cork 2
     Admiral William Henry Dudley Boyle, 12th Earl of Cork was born on 30 November 1873.1 He was the son of Colonel Gerald Edmund Boyle and Lady Elizabeth Theresa Pepys.1 He married Lady Florence Cecilia Keppel, daughter of William Coutts Keppel, 7th Earl of Albemarle and Sophia Mary MacNab, on 24 July 1902.3 He died on 19 April 1967 at age 93, without issue.1
     He was Naval Attaché to Rome between 1913 and 1915.4 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches three times.4 He was awarded the Order of the Nile of Egypt 3rd Class.4 He was awarded the Order of El Nahda of the Hedijaz 2nd Class.4 He was awarded the Commander, Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazarus of Italy.4 He was awarded the Grand-Croix, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur.4 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre avec Palme.4 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM King George V in 1922.4 He gained the rank of Rear-Admiral in 1924 in the 2nd Battle Squadron, Atlantic Fleet.4 He was Rear-Admiral of the 1st Cruiser Squadron between 1926 and 1928.4 He was Vice-Admiral of the Reserve Fleet in 1928.4 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1931.4 He gained the rank of Admiral in 1932.4 He succeeded as the 12th Viscount Boyle of Kinalmeaky, co. Cork [I., 1628] on 13 October 1934.1 He succeeded as the 12th Baron of Bandon Bridge, co. Cork [I., 1628] on 13 October 1934.1 He succeeded as the 12th Earl of the County of Cork [I., 1620] on 13 October 1934.1 He succeeded as the 9th Baron Boyle of Marston, co. Somerset [G.B., 1711] on 13 October 1934.5 He succeeded as the 12th Earl of Orrery [I., 1660] on 13 October 1934.5 He succeeded as the 13th Viscount of Dungarvan co. Waterford [I., 1620] on 13 October 1934.1 He succeeded as the 12th Lord Boyle, Baron of Youghal, co. Cork [I., 1616] on 13 October 1934.1 He succeeded as the 12th Lord Boyle, Baron of Broghill [I., 1628] on 13 October 1934.5 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1935.4 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1936.4 He was First and Principal Naval Aide-de-Camp to HM King Edward VIII and HM King George VI between 1936 and 1938.4 He gained the rank of Admiral of the Fleet on 21 January 1938.4 He fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1940, where he commanded the expedition to Narvik.4 He was awarded the Grand Cross, Order of St. Olav of Norway.4 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 207. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S8] BP1999 2volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 901. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume X, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  6. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "William Henry Dudley Boyle". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Susannah Mary Arbuthnott1

F, #17242, b. 14 May 1901
Last Edited=3 Sep 2003
     Susannah Mary Arbuthnott was born on 14 May 1901.1 She is the daughter of John Campbell Arbuthnott and Jeannie Sinclair Hamilton.1 She married Lt.-Col. Adrian Kelso Hamilton, son of Major Keith Randolph Hamilton and Ella Marcella Finlay, on 6 August 1925.1
     From 6 August 1925, her married name became Hamilton.1

Children of Susannah Mary Arbuthnott and Lt.-Col. Adrian Kelso Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 100. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel1

M, #17243, b. 4 August 1884, d. 1 October 1964
Last Edited=23 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel was born on 4 August 1884.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton.1 He married, firstly, Doris Lilian Carter, daughter of Oliver Carter, on 14 February 1921.2 He and Doris Lilian Carter were divorced in 1938.1 He married, secondly, Annie Margaret Blanche Purnell, daughter of Charles Oswald Purnell, on 30 April 1938.2 He married, thirdly, Mildred Rodber, daughter of William Stanley Rodber, on 27 March 1952.2 He died on 1 October 1964 at age 80, without issue.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He held the office of Honorary Attaché in Bucharest and Teheran.2 He was special correspondant to the expedition to Persian Mekran in 1911.2 He was The Times correspondant between 1912 and 1914 at Teheran, IranG.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant and Photographic Officer in 1914 in the 1st Wing, Royal Flying Corps.1 He gained the rank of Flying Officer in 1918 in the Royal Air Force.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 2volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Doris Lilian Carter1

F, #17244
Last Edited=2 Jun 2008
     Doris Lilian Carter is the daughter of Oliver Carter.1 She married Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel, son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton, on 14 February 1921.1 She and Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel were divorced in 1938.2
     Her married name became Keppel.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Annie Margaret Blanche Purnell1

F, #17245, d. 14 August 1949
Last Edited=26 Oct 2008
     Annie Margaret Blanche Purnell was the daughter of Charles Oswald Purnell.1 She married, firstly, Gerald Vyvyan Greenall, son of Peter Greenall, before 1936.1 She married, secondly, Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel, son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton, on 30 April 1938.1 She died on 14 August 1949.1
     From before 1936, her married name became Greenall.1 Her married name became Keppel.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Mildred Rodber1

F, #17246
Last Edited=10 Jun 2003
     Mildred Rodber is the daughter of William Stanley Rodber.1 She married F/O Allan Stanley Carter before 1952.1 She married Hon. Arnold Joost William Keppel, son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton, on 27 March 1952.1
     From before 1952, her married name became Carter.1 Her married name became Keppel.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lt.-Col. Adrian Kelso Hamilton1

M, #17247, b. 13 September 1897, d. 15 April 1960
Last Edited=26 Feb 2014
     Lt.-Col. Adrian Kelso Hamilton was born on 13 September 1897 at Bengal, India.2 He was the son of Major Keith Randolph Hamilton and Ella Marcella Finlay.1,2 He was baptised on 16 October 1897 at Simla, Bengal, India.2 He married Susannah Mary Arbuthnott, daughter of John Campbell Arbuthnott and Jeannie Sinclair Hamilton, on 6 August 1925.1 He died on 15 April 1960 at age 62.1
     He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.)1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Black Watch.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Adrian Kelso Hamilton and Susannah Mary Arbuthnott

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 100. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Major Keith Randolph Hamilton1

M, #17248, b. 1871
Last Edited=26 Feb 2014
     Major Keith Randolph Hamilton was born in 1871 at Lancashire, England.2 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Henry Meade Hamilton and Henrietta Mary Borrowes.2 He married Ella Marcella Finlay, daughter of Major John Finlay and Mary Marcella Taylor, in 1895 at Bombay, India.2
     He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1

Child of Major Keith Randolph Hamilton and Ella Marcella Finlay

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 100. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Hon. Rupert Oswald Derek Keppel1

M, #17249, b. 27 July 1886, d. 7 May 1964
Last Edited=23 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Rupert Oswald Derek Keppel was born on 27 July 1886.1 He was the son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton.1 He married Violet Mary de Trafford, daughter of Sir Humphrey Francis de Trafford, 3rd Bt. and Violet Alice Maud Franklin, on 29 January 1919.1 He died on 7 May 1964 at age 77, without issue.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Coldstream Guards.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was wounded and taken as a prisoner of war.1 His marriage to Violet Mary de Trafford was annulled in 1921.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 2volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Violet Mary de Trafford1

F, #17250, b. 8 May 1893, d. 28 February 1968
Last Edited=6 Mar 2011
     Violet Mary de Trafford was born on 8 May 1893.2 She was the daughter of Sir Humphrey Francis de Trafford, 3rd Bt. and Violet Alice Maud Franklin.1 She married, firstly, Hon. Rupert Oswald Derek Keppel, son of Lt.-Col. Arnold Allen Cecil Keppel, 8th Earl of Albemarle and Lady Gertrude Lucia Egerton, on 29 January 1919.1 She married, secondly, Colonel Keith Graham Menzies, son of John Graham Menzies and Susannah West Wilson, on 3 October 1922.2 She died on 28 February 1968 at age 74, without issue.2
     From 29 January 1919, her married name became Keppel. Her marriage to Hon. Rupert Oswald Derek Keppel was annulled in 1921.1 From 3 October 1922, her married name became Menzies.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 2volume 1, page 49. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1116. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]