John Poynder Dickson-Poynder, 1st and last Baron Islington1

M, #18551, b. 31 October 1866, d. 6 December 1936
Last Edited=9 May 2011
     John Poynder Dickson-Poynder, 1st and last Baron Islington was born on 31 October 1866.2 He was the son of Rear-Admiral John Bourmaster Dickson and Sarah Matilda Poynder.1 He married Anne Beauclerk Dundas, daughter of Henry Robert Duncan Dundas and Hon. Catherine Anne Carrington Napier, on 30 September 1896.2 He died on 6 December 1936 at age 70, without male issue.2
     He was given the name of John Poynder Dickson at birth.1 He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, EnglandG.1 He succeeded as the 6th Baronet Dickson [U.K., 1802] on 22 June 1884.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1 On 12 January 1888 his name was legally changed to John Poynder Dickson-Poynder by Royal Licence.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Wiltshire in 1890.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wiltshire, Chippenham Division between 1892 and 1910.1 He held the office of Member of the London County Council between 1898 and 1904.2 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1900.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the 3rd Battalion, Royal Scots.2 He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1901.2 He held the office of Governor-General of New Zealand between 1910 and 1912.3 He was created 1st Baron Islington, of Islington, co. London [U.K.] on 27 April 1910.3 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1911.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 5 July 1911.4,3 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1913.4,3 He gained the rank of Major in the Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry.2 He held the office of Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies between 1914 and 1915.2 He held the office of Under-Secretary of State for India between 1915 and 1918.2 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry.2 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1926.4,3 He was appointed Knight of Justice, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.)2 On his death, his barony became extinct.2

Child of John Poynder Dickson-Poynder, 1st and last Baron Islington and Anne Beauclerk Dundas

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 157. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 158.
  3. [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 XIII, page 115. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 65. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Evelyn Eleanora Beauclerk1

F, #18552, b. 15 February 1883, d. 12 July 1883
Last Edited=22 Oct 2016
     Evelyn Eleanora Beauclerk was born on 15 February 1883.1 She was the daughter of Frederick Amelius Beauclerk and Mary Harriett Isabella Dickson.1 She died on 12 July 1883.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3462. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Aubrey Nelthorpe Beauclerk1

M, #18553, b. 24 March 1879, d. 22 April 1916
Last Edited=21 Oct 2016
     Major Aubrey Nelthorpe Beauclerk was born on 24 March 1879.1 He was the son of William Nelthorpe Beauclerk and Jane Isabella Rathborne.1 He married Vera Eileen Mary Francis, daughter of William Holcombe Francis, on 21 February 1911.1 He died on 22 April 1916 at age 37 at IndiaG.1
     He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major in 1911 in the North Staffordshire (Prince of Wales) Regiment, India.1 He lived at Little Grimsby Hall, Lincolnshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Major Aubrey Nelthorpe Beauclerk and Vera Eileen Mary Francis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3462. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Vera Eileen Mary Francis1

F, #18554, b. 1889, d. 13 February 1950
Last Edited=21 Oct 2016
     Vera Eileen Mary Francis was born in 1889. She was the daughter of William Holcombe Francis.1 She married, firstly, Major Aubrey Nelthorpe Beauclerk, son of William Nelthorpe Beauclerk and Jane Isabella Rathborne, on 21 February 1911.1 She married, secondly, Gerald Andrew Greig, son of Robert Gillespie Greig, on 29 April 1919.1 She died on 13 February 1950.1
     From 21 February 1911, her married name became Beauclerk. From 29 April 1919, her married name became Greig.

Children of Vera Eileen Mary Francis and Major Aubrey Nelthorpe Beauclerk

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3462. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Gerald Andrew Greig1

M, #18555, d. 13 February 1950
Last Edited=21 Oct 2016
     Gerald Andrew Greig was the son of Robert Gillespie Greig. He married Vera Eileen Mary Francis, daughter of William Holcombe Francis, on 29 April 1919.1 He died on 13 February 1950.
     He gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Scots Fusiliers.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3462. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


William Holcombe Francis1

M, #18556
Last Edited=21 Oct 2016
     William Holcombe Francis gained the rank of Captain in the Gloucestershire Regiment.1

Child of William Holcombe Francis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3462. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Margaret Kennedy1

F, #18557, b. 6 June 1800, d. 3 September 1889
Last Edited=5 Apr 2015
     Lady Margaret Kennedy was born on 6 June 1800.1 She was the daughter of Sir Archibald Kennedy, 1st Marquess of Ailsa and Margaret Erskine.1 She married Thomas Radclyffe-Livingstone-Eyre, son of Francis Radclyffe-Livingstone-Eyre and Dorothy Gladwin, on 14 November 1817 at Culzean CastleG.2 She died on 3 September 1889 at age 89 at London, EnglandG.1
     From 14 November 1817, her married name became Radclyffe-Livingstone-Eyre.2

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 42. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2883. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Hildred Mosley1

F, #18558, b. 1887, d. 1 January 1963
Last Edited=13 Mar 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Hildred Mosley was born in 1887.1 She was the daughter of Tonman Mosley, 1st and last Baron Anslow and Lady Hilda Rose Montgomerie.2 She married Gerald Goddard Jackson on 20 November 1918.2 She died on 1 January 1963.2
     Her married name became Jackson. Her marriage to Gerald Goddard Jackson was annulled in 1924.2 Her name was legally changed to Mosley.2

Citations

  1. [S2788] Mark Elliot Anstruther Heal, "re: Elliot Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 5 May 2008 and 31 January 2009 and 20 November 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Elliot Family."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3286. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Clare Eleanor de Vere ffrench Blake1

F, #18559, b. 15 January 1972
Last Edited=24 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Clare Eleanor de Vere ffrench Blake was born on 15 January 1972.1 She is the daughter of Neil St. John ffrench Blake and Lady Caroline Anne de Vere Beauclerk.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Charles John Spencer Compton, Earl Compton

M, #18560, b. 13 July 1849, d. 5 September 1887
Last Edited=20 May 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Charles John Spencer Compton, Earl Compton was born on 13 July 1849.1 He was the son of Admiral William Compton, 4th Marquess of Northampton and Eliza Elliot.1 He died on 5 September 1887 at age 38, unmarried.1
     He was styled as Earl Compton between 1877 and 1887.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Northamptonshire.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2928. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]