John Emerich Henry Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 3rd Baron Acton of Aldenham1

M, #1911, b. 15 December 1907, d. 23 January 1989
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
     John Emerich Henry Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 3rd Baron Acton of Aldenham was born on 15 December 1907.2 He was the son of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon.1 He married Hon. Daphne Strutt, daughter of Robert John Strutt, 4th Baron Rayleigh of Terling Place and Lady Mary Hilda Clements, on 25 November 1931.2 He died on 23 January 1989 at age 81.2
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, EnglandG.2 He succeeded as the 3rd Baron Acton of Aldenham, co. Shropshire [U.K., 1869] on 16 June 1924.2 He succeeded as the 10th Baronet Acton, of Aldenham [Aldenham Hall, in Morville], Shropshire [E., 1644] on 16 June 1924.2 He succeeded as the Patrician of Naples [Italy] on 16 June 1924. He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.2 He gained the rank of Major in the Royal Artillery (Territorial Army).2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He was decorated with the award of the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)2 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1945.2 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1964.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Shropshire.2

Children of John Emerich Henry Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 3rd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Hon. Daphne Strutt

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Hon. Richard William Heribert Peter Lyon-Dalberg-Acton1

M, #1912, b. 21 February 1909, d. 7 September 1946
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
     Hon. Richard William Heribert Peter Lyon-Dalberg-Acton was born on 21 February 1909.1 He was the son of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon.1 He married Jill Ehlert, daughter of Hugo C. Ehlert, on 16 December 1937.1 He died on 7 September 1946 at age 37 at Banjul, GambiaG, killed in a plane crash.1
     He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Temporary Major in the Intelligence Corps.1 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1940.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Jill Ehlert1

F, #1913, d. 7 September 1946
Last Edited=13 May 2003
     Jill Ehlert was the daughter of Hugo C. Ehlert.1 She married Hon. Richard William Heribert Peter Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, son of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon, on 16 December 1937.1 She died on 7 September 1946 at Banjul, GambiaG, killed in a plane crash, with her husband.1
     From 16 December 1937, her married name became Lyon-Dalberg-Acton.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Hugo C. Ehlert1

M, #1914
Last Edited=13 May 2003
     Hugo C. Ehlert lived at Buenos Aires, ArgentinaG.1

Child of Hugo C. Ehlert

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Hon. Marie Immaculeé Antoinette Lyon-Dalberg-Acton1

F, #1915, b. 1 April 1905, d. 5 April 1994
Last Edited=15 Jun 2017
     Hon. Marie Immaculeé Antoinette Lyon-Dalberg-Acton was born on 1 April 1905.1 She was the daughter of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon.1 She married John Douglas Woodruff, son of Cumberland Woodruff, on 25 February 1933.1 She died on 5 April 1994 at age 89.1
     From 25 February 1933, her married name became Woodruff.1 She was appointed Dame Grand Cross, Sovereign Military Order of Malta.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


John Douglas Woodruff1

M, #1916, d. 9 March 1978
Last Edited=28 Aug 2003
     John Douglas Woodruff was the son of Cumberland Woodruff.1 He married Hon. Marie Immaculeé Antoinette Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, daughter of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon, on 25 February 1933.1 He died on 9 March 1978.1
     He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.)1 John Douglas Woodruff usually went by his middle name of Douglas.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Cumberland Woodruff1

M, #1917
Last Edited=13 May 2003

Child of Cumberland Woodruff

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Hon. Dorothy Elizabeth Anne Pelline Lyon-Dalberg-Acton1

F, #1918, b. 25 June 1906, d. before 11 April 1998
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
     Hon. Dorothy Elizabeth Anne Pelline Lyon-Dalberg-Acton was born on 25 June 1906.1 She was the daughter of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon.1 She married Edward Joseph Eyre, son of Edward Eyre, in June 1928.1 She died before 11 April 1998.1
     Hon. Dorothy Elizabeth Anne Pelline Lyon-Dalberg-Acton usually went by her middle name of Pelline.1 From June 1928, her married name became Eyre.1

Children of Hon. Dorothy Elizabeth Anne Pelline Lyon-Dalberg-Acton and Edward Joseph Eyre

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Edward Joseph Eyre1

M, #1919, d. 6 October 1962
Last Edited=16 Jun 2008
     Edward Joseph Eyre was the son of Edward Eyre.1 He married Hon. Dorothy Elizabeth Anne Pelline Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, daughter of Richard Maximilian Lyon-Dalberg-Acton, 2nd Baron Acton of Aldenham and Dorothy Lyon, in June 1928.1 He died on 6 October 1962.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Edward Eyre1

M, #1920
Last Edited=16 Jun 2008

Child of Edward Eyre

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 28. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]