Lieutenant Basil Julian David Brooke1

M, #181211, b. 18 April 1920, d. 11 March 1943
Last Edited=29 Jun 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lieutenant Basil Julian David Brooke was born on 18 April 1920.1 He was the son of Basil Stanlake Brooke, 1st Viscount Brookeborough and Cynthia Mary Sergison.1 He died on 11 March 1943 at age 22, killed in action.1,2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Grenadier Guards.3

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 802. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 526. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Rosemary Hilda Chichester1

F, #181212, b. 12 February 1926, d. 30 January 2007
Last Edited=1 Jun 2013
     Rosemary Hilda Chichester was born on 12 February 1926.2 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Arthur O'Neill Cubitt Chichester and Hilda Grace Young.1,3 She married John Warden Brooke, 2nd Viscount Brookeborough, son of Basil Stanlake Brooke, 1st Viscount Brookeborough and Cynthia Mary Sergison, on 4 March 1949.1 She died on 30 January 2007 at age 80 at Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast, County Antrim, IrelandG.3
     From 4 March 1949, her married name became Brooke.1 After her marriage, Rosemary Hilda Chichester was styled as Viscountess Brookeborough on 18 August 1973. She lived in 2003 at Ashbrooke, Brookeborough, County Fermanagh, IrelandG.4

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 802. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 230. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 526. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Arthur O'Neill Cubitt Chichester1

M, #181213, b. 14 July 1889, d. 9 March 1972
Last Edited=13 Sep 2015
     Lt.-Col. Arthur O'Neill Cubitt Chichester was born on 14 July 1889 at Dorking, Surrey, EnglandG.2 He was the son of Reverend Edward Arthur Chichester and Hon. Mary Agnes Cubitt.2 He married Hilda Grace Young, daughter of Rt. Hon. William Robert Young and Mary Alice Workman-Macnaghten, on 31 July 1924.3 He died on 9 March 1972 at age 82.4
     He was educated at Wellington College, Wellington, Berkshire, England.4 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.4 He fought in the First World War.4 He gained the rank of Captain in the Surrey Yeomanry.4 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1918.4 He fought in the Second World War.4 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Artillery (TA).4 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1941.4 He lived at Galgorm Castle, Ballymena, County Antrim, IrelandG.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Arthur O'Neill Cubitt Chichester and Hilda Grace Young

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 802. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  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."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3483. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S47] BIFR1976 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lt.-Col. Alan Henry Brooke, 3rd Viscount Brookeborough1

M, #181214, b. 30 June 1952
Last Edited=5 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lt.-Col. Alan Henry Brooke, 3rd Viscount Brookeborough was born on 30 June 1952.1 He is the son of John Warden Brooke, 2nd Viscount Brookeborough and Rosemary Hilda Chichester.1 He married Janet Elizabeth Cooke, daughter of John P. Cooke, in 1980.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Millfield School, Street, Somerset, EnglandG.1 He was commissioned in 1971, in the service of the 17th/21st Lancers.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for County Fermanagh in 1987.2 He succeeded as the 3rd Viscount Brookeborough, of Colebrooke, co. Fermanagh [U.K., 1952] on 5 March 1987.1 He succeeded as the 7th Baronet Brooke, of Colebrooke, co. Fermanagh [U.K., 1822] on 5 March 1987.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1993.2 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Fermanagh in 1995.2 He held the office of Lord in Waiting in 1997.2 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in 1997 in the Royal Irish Rangers, Territorial Army Volunteer Reserve.2 He lived in 2003 at Colebrook Park, Brookeborough, County Fermanagh, IrelandG.2

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 802. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Janet Elizabeth Cooke1

F, #181215
Last Edited=20 Dec 2008
     Janet Elizabeth Cooke is the daughter of John P. Cooke.1 She married Lt.-Col. Alan Henry Brooke, 3rd Viscount Brookeborough, son of John Warden Brooke, 2nd Viscount Brookeborough and Rosemary Hilda Chichester, in 1980.1
     From 1980, her married name became Brooke.1 After her marriage, Janet Elizabeth Cooke was styled as Viscountess Brookeborough on 5 March 1987.

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 802. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.


Major Thomas Brooke1

M, #181216, d. circa February 1696
Last Edited=18 Jul 2009
     Major Thomas Brooke was the son of Sir Henry Brooke and Anne St. George.2 He married Catherine Cole, daughter of Sir John Cole, 1st Bt.. He died circa February 1696.2 He was buried on 23 February 1696.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.)2 He gained the rank of Major in the Williaminte Regiment of Foot.2 His estates were declared forfeit by King James II.2 He lived at Colebrooke, County Fermanagh, IrelandG.2

Child of Major Thomas Brooke and Catherine Cole

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 188. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Anne Brooke1

F, #181217
Last Edited=12 Aug 2009
     Anne Brooke is the daughter of Sir Henry Brooke and Anne St. George.1 She married Colonel Hon. Kilner Brasier, son of Paul Brasier and Sarah Beresford.1
     Her married name became Brasier.1

Child of Anne Brooke and Colonel Hon. Kilner Brasier

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 285. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Sir Basil Brooke1

M, #181218, b. 1567
Last Edited=20 Dec 2008
     Sir Basil Brooke was born in 1567.1 He married Anne Leycester, daughter of Laurence Leycester.
     He gained the rank of Captain in 1598 in the English Army in Ireland.1 He held the office of Governor of County Donegal.1 He was appointed Knight in 1616.1 He lived at Brooke Manor, County Donegal, IrelandG.2 He was granted extensive lands, including the Borough and Castle of Donegal, both of which he rebuilt.1

Children of Sir Basil Brooke and Anne Leycester

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Anne Leycester1

F, #181219, d. 1656
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Anne Leycester was the daughter of Laurence Leycester.1 She married Sir Basil Brooke. She died in 1656.1
     Her married name became Brooke.1

Children of Anne Leycester and Sir Basil Brooke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Laurence Leycester1

M, #181220
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Laurence Leycester was the son of Sir Ralph Leycester.1
     He lived at Chester, Cheshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Laurence Leycester

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 524. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]