Vera Grace Alexander1

F, #258991, b. 31 March 1894, d. 1 December 1956
Last Edited=12 May 2019
Consanguinity Index=1.56%
     Vera Grace Alexander was born on 31 March 1894.1 She was the daughter of Robert Arthur Moloney Alexander and Emilia Olivia Nicholson.1 She married Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan, son of Captain Herbert Reginald Vyvyan and Caroline Jane Hunt, on 3 April 1915.2 She and Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan were divorced in 1930.1 She died on 1 December 1956 at age 62.1
     From 3 April 1915, her married name became Vyvyan.1

Children of Vera Grace Alexander and Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4017. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan1

M, #258992, b. 28 January 1891, d. 31 January 1971
Last Edited=12 May 2019
     Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan was born on 28 January 1891.2 He was the son of Captain Herbert Reginald Vyvyan and Caroline Jane Hunt.1,3 He married, firstly, Vera Grace Alexander, daughter of Robert Arthur Moloney Alexander and Emilia Olivia Nicholson, on 3 April 1915.2 He and Vera Grace Alexander were divorced in 1930.1 He married, secondly, Kathleen Antonia Haskett-Smith, daughter of Haskett Farquhar Haskett-Smith, on 12 September 1930.2 He died on 31 January 1971 at age 80.1
     He was educated at Stubbington House School, Fareham, Hampshire, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.2 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in dispatches.2 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Worcestershire Regiment.2 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.)1 He was Director of Signals, India, and in Burma, Ceylon and Iraq.2 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the Royal Signals.2 He was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1944.2 He was Registrar of RUSI Museum between 1948 and 1958.2 He was editor of RUSI Journal between 1950 and 1957.2

Children of Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan and Vera Grace Alexander

Child of Major-Gen. Ralph Ernest Vyvyan and Kathleen Antonia Haskett-Smith

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4017. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Herbert Reginald Vyvyan1

M, #258993, b. 8 December 1862, d. 19 December 1949
Last Edited=12 May 2019
     Captain Herbert Reginald Vyvyan was born on 8 December 1862.2 He was the son of Reverend Herbert Francis Vyvyan and Augusta Clara de Schmiedern.3 He married, firstly, Caroline Jane Hunt, daughter of Edward Hunt, in 1889.2 He married, secondly, Emmeline Mabel Brighton, daughter of Richard Brighton and Emma Youngs, on 14 April 1938.2 He died on 19 December 1949 at age 87.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the Devonshire Regiment.2 He was Assistant Provost-Marshal in 1900.2 He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1902.2 He held the office of Chief Constable of Devon between 1907 and 1931.1 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1928.2

Children of Captain Herbert Reginald Vyvyan and Caroline Jane Hunt

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4017. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Clare Florinda Alexander1

F, #258994, b. 8 February 1896, d. 30 March 1925
Last Edited=22 Jun 2009
Consanguinity Index=1.56%
     Clare Florinda Alexander was born on 8 February 1896.1 She was the daughter of Robert Arthur Moloney Alexander and Emilia Olivia Nicholson.1 She married Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi, son of Francis Richard Cassidi and Marion Elizabeth Duncannon, on 28 March 1924.1 She was also reported to have been married on 11 December 1923.2 She died on 30 March 1925 at age 29.1
     From 28 March 1924, her married name became Cassidi.1

Child of Clare Florinda Alexander and Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi1

M, #258995, b. 18 November 1894, d. 31 March 1966
Last Edited=14 Oct 2009
     Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi was born on 18 November 1894.2 He was the son of Francis Richard Cassidi and Marion Elizabeth Duncannon.1,2 He married, firstly, Clare Florinda Alexander, daughter of Robert Arthur Moloney Alexander and Emilia Olivia Nicholson, on 28 March 1924.1 He married, secondly, Anne Oldfield, daughter of Captain John Elphinstone Oldfield, on 30 October 1930.2 He and Anne Oldfield were divorced in 1941.2 He married, thirdly, Brenda Bowring Wimble, daughter of Sir John Bowring Wimble, in October 1945.2 He was also reported to have been married on 11 December 1923.2 He died on 31 March 1966 at age 71.1
     He was educated at Royal Naval College, Osborne, Isle of Wight, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Devon, EnglandG.2 He gained the rank of Commander in the Royal Navy.1 He retired from the military in 1937, with the rank of Commander, late of the Royal Navy.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He lived at Lingen Grange, Lingen, Shropshire, EnglandG.2

Child of Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi and Clare Florinda Alexander

Child of Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi and Anne Oldfield

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]


Francis Richard Cassidi1

M, #258996, b. 8 February 1858, d. 13 June 1939
Last Edited=14 Oct 2009
     Francis Richard Cassidi was born on 8 February 1858.2 He was the son of Colonel Francis Peter Cassidy and Maria Lucy Anne Hayman.2 He married Marion Elizabeth Duncannon, daughter of John Duncannon, on 20 July 1887.2 He died on 13 June 1939 at age 81.2
     He was educated at Rugby School, Rugby, Warwickshire, EnglandG.2 He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandG, with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 He was appointed Officer, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (O.St.J.)2 Director of Transport, First Line Hospitals, Derbyshire during the First World War.2 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1918.2 He lived at Glenbrook, County Derry, IrelandG.1

Children of Francis Richard Cassidi and Marion Elizabeth Duncannon

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

George William Alexander1

M, #258997, b. 1826
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     George William Alexander was born in 1826.1 He was the son of Venerable Robert Alexander and Catherine Staples.1 He died unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Harriet Catherine Alexander1

F, #258998, b. 1814, d. 1853
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Harriet Catherine Alexander was born in 1814.1 She was the daughter of Venerable Robert Alexander and Catherine Staples.1 She married John Wakefield, without issue.1 She died in 1853.1
     Her married name became Wakefield.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

John Wakefield1

M, #258999
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     John Wakefield married Harriet Catherine Alexander, daughter of Venerable Robert Alexander and Catherine Staples, without issue.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Alicia Anne Alexander1

F, #259000, b. 1816, d. 1836
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Alicia Anne Alexander was born in 1816.1 She was the daughter of Venerable Robert Alexander and Catherine Staples.1 She died in 1836, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Alexander family, page 10. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]