Alec Pierson Thesiger1

M, #215521, b. 26 October 1904, d. 16 March 1971
Last Edited=30 Dec 2006
     Alec Pierson Thesiger was born on 26 October 1904.1 He was the son of Hon. Percy Mansfield Thesiger and Katherine Frances Wallace.2 He died on 16 March 1971 at age 66, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Anthony Frederic Lewis Thesiger1

M, #215522, b. 30 June 1906, d. 10 August 1969
Last Edited=30 Dec 2006
     Anthony Frederic Lewis Thesiger was born on 30 June 1906.1 He was the son of Hon. Percy Mansfield Thesiger and Katherine Frances Wallace.2 He married Virginia Margaret Graham, daughter of Captain Harry Jocelyn Clive Graham, on 9 March 1939.1 He died on 10 August 1969 at age 63, without issue.1
     He was educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire, England.1 He was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Harry Jocelyn Clive Graham1

M, #215523
Last Edited=18 Dec 2006

Child of Captain Harry Jocelyn Clive Graham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Virginia Margaret Graham1

F, #215524
Last Edited=30 Dec 2006
     Virginia Margaret Graham is the daughter of Captain Harry Jocelyn Clive Graham.2 She married Anthony Frederic Lewis Thesiger, son of Hon. Percy Mansfield Thesiger and Katherine Frances Wallace, on 9 March 1939.1
     From 9 March 1939, her married name became Thesiger.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Emily Frances Wood1

F, #215525, d. 19 April 1911
Last Edited=28 May 2009
     Emily Frances Wood was the daughter of General Sir William Wood and Charlotte Dix.1 She married Alfred Bury, 5th Earl of Charleville, son of Charles William Bury, 2nd Earl of Charleville and Harriet Charlotte Beaujolais Campbell, on 20 June 1854 at The Cathedral, Barbados.1 She died on 19 April 1911 at Geneva, Switzerland.1
     She was Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.)2 She was Knight, Hanoverian Order (K.H.)2 From 20 June 1854, her married name became Bury.1 As a result of her marriage, Emily Frances Wood was styled as Countess of Charleville on 3 November 1874.

Citations

  1. [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 III, page 143. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 page 191. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]


General Sir William Wood1

M, #215526
Last Edited=28 May 2009
     General Sir William Wood was Colonel of the 14th Foot.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.)1

Child of General Sir William Wood and Charlotte Dix

Citations

  1. [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 III, page 143. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Charlotte Dix1

F, #215527
Last Edited=9 Jan 2007
     Charlotte Dix is the daughter of Captain Edward Dix.1

Child of Charlotte Dix and General Sir William Wood

Citations

  1. [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 III, page 143. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir Wilfred Patrick Thesiger1

M, #215528, b. 3 June 1910, d. 24 August 2003
Last Edited=22 Aug 2015
     Sir Wilfred Patrick Thesiger was born on 3 June 1910 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.2,3 He was the son of Hon. Wilfred Gilbert Thesiger and Kathleen Mary Vigors.4 He died on 24 August 2003 at age 93.2
     He was educated between 1923 and 1928 at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3 He was educated between 1929 and 1933 at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.3 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1941.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.)2 He wrote the book Arabian Sands, published 1959.3 He wrote the book The Marsh Arabs, published 1964.3 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1968.3 He was an explorer.3 He wrote the book Desert, Marsh and Mountain, published 1979.3

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  3. [S200] Announcements, The Guardian, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Guardian.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Colonel Brian Peirson Doughty-Wylie1

M, #215529, b. 4 October 1911, d. 1 January 1982
Last Edited=16 Apr 2017
     Colonel Brian Peirson Doughty-Wylie was born on 4 October 1911.1 He was the son of Hon. Wilfred Gilbert Thesiger and Kathleen Mary Vigors.2 He married Diana de Hoghton, daughter of Major Vere de Hoghton and Alice Dorothy Patience Hollins, on 6 July 1937.1 He died on 1 January 1982 at age 70.1,3
     He was given the name of Brian Peirson Thesiger at birth.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 On 26 September 1933 his name was legally changed to Brian Peirson Doughty-Wylie by Deed Poll.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Royal Welsh Fusliers.1 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.)1 He gained the rank of Colonel (Intelligence) in 1956 in the service of the HQ 2 British Corps, Suez.1 He retired from the military in 1957, with the rank of Honorary Colonel.1

Children of Colonel Brian Peirson Doughty-Wylie and Diana de Hoghton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 760. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.

Major Vere de Hoghton1

M, #215530, b. 6 March 1882, d. October 1915
Last Edited=23 Feb 2011
     Major Vere de Hoghton was born on 6 March 1882.1 He was the son of Sir James de Hoghton, 11th Bt. and Aimee Jean Grove.1 He married Alice Dorothy Patience Hollins, daughter of Sir Frank Hollins, 1st Bt., on 9 November 1911.1 He died in October 1915 at age 33 at France, killed in action.1
     He was Adjutant of the 5th Battalion between 1913 and 1915.1 He fought in the First World War. He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Lincolnshire Regiment.1

Child of Major Vere de Hoghton and Alice Dorothy Patience Hollins

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1071. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]