General Sir Ivo Lucius Beresford Vesey1

M, #35411, b. 11 August 1876, d. 19 February 1975
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     General Sir Ivo Lucius Beresford Vesey was born on 11 August 1876.1 He was the son of Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey and Constance Marshall.1 He married Geraldine Foley, daughter of Vice-Admiral Francis John Foley and Frances Jane Blayne, on 28 January 1913.1 He died on 19 February 1975 at age 98.1
     He was educated at Wellington College, Wellington, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1902, where he was severely wounded, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches four times.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1917.1 He was decorated with the award of the Officer, Legion of Honour.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of St. Maurice and St. Lazarus.1 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the Crown of Belgium.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1919.1 He was Director of Organisation, War Office between 1919 and 1922.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1923.1 He was Director of Organisation and Staff Duties, Air Ministry between 1923 and 1929.1 He gained the rank of General in the service of the Queen's Royal Regiment.1 He gained the rank of Air Vice Marshal.1 He was Commander of the 48th (South Midland) Division (Territorial Army) between 1930 and 1931.1 He was Director of Staff Duties, War Office between 1931 and 1934.1 He was General-Officer-Commanding of the Western Comand, India in 1935.1 He was General-Officer-Commanding of the Southern Comand, India between 1936 and 1937.1 He held the office of Chief of the General Staff, India between 1937 and 1939.1 He was Colonel of the The Queen's Regiemnt between 1939 and 1945.1

Children of General Sir Ivo Lucius Beresford Vesey and Geraldine Foley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey1

M, #35412, b. 29 December 1824, d. 29 January 1893
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey was born on 29 December 1824.1 He was the son of Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey and Sydney Johnstone.1 He married Constance Marshall, daughter of George Marshall, on 18 October 1866.1 He died on 29 January 1893 at age 68.1
     He gained the rank of Major-General in the service of the Royal Artillery.1

Children of Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey and Constance Marshall

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Harriet Alicia Sheffield Grace1

F, #35413, d. 10 October 1897
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     Harriet Alicia Sheffield Grace was the daughter of Sheffield Grace and Harriet Georgina Hamilton.1 She married Admiral Charles Vesey, son of Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey and Sydney Johnstone, on 20 December 1860.1 She died on 10 October 1897, without issue.1
      Her married name became Vesey.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sheffield Grace1

M, #35414, d. 5 July 1850
Last Edited=26 Nov 2008
     Sheffield Grace married Harriet Georgina Hamilton, daughter of Lt.-Gen. Sir John Hamilton, 1st Bt. and Emily Sophia Monck, on 29 June 1829. He died on 5 July 1850.
     He was invested as a Knight, Hanoverian Order (K.H.).1 He lived at The Knole, Sussex, England.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.2
     

Child of Sheffield Grace and Harriet Georgina Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Harriet Georgina Hamilton

F, #35415, b. circa 1805, d. 21 June 1884
Last Edited=1 May 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Harriet Georgina Hamilton was born circa 1805. She was the daughter of Lt.-Gen. Sir John Hamilton, 1st Bt. and Emily Sophia Monck.1 She married Sheffield Grace on 29 June 1829. She died on 21 June 1884.
      Her married name became Grace.

Child of Harriet Georgina Hamilton and Sheffield Grace

Citations

  1. [S400] Sir Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire, 28th edition (London, U.K.: Harrison and Sons, 1866), page 533. Hereinafter cited as The Peerage and Baronetage, 28th ed.


Lt.-Gen. Sir John Hamilton, 1st Bt.1

M, #35416, b. 4 August 1755, d. 24 December 1835
Last Edited=12 Jul 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lt.-Gen. Sir John Hamilton, 1st Bt. was born on 4 August 1755 at Woodbrook, Strabane, County Tyrone, Ireland.1,2 He was the son of John Hamilton and Eleanor Stewart.1 He married Emily Sophia Monck, daughter of George Paul Monck and Lady Aramintha Beresford, on 1 May 1794.1 He died on 24 December 1835 at age 80.1
     He gained the title of 1st Baronet Hamilton in December 1814.

Children of Lt.-Gen. Sir John Hamilton, 1st Bt. and Emily Sophia Monck

Citations

  1. [S400] Sir Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire, 28th edition (London, U.K.: Harrison and Sons, 1866), page 533. Hereinafter cited as The Peerage and Baronetage, 28th ed.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey1

M, #35417, b. 3 March 1773, d. 5 December 1832
Last Edited=6 Mar 2011
     Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey was born on 3 March 1773.2 He was the son of Thomas Vesey, 1st Viscount de Vesci of Abbey Leix and Selina Elizabeth Brooke.2 He married Sydney Johnstone, daughter of Edward Johnstone, in 1810.2 He died on 5 December 1832 at age 59.2
     He was the Rector at Abbey-Leix, County Laois, Ireland.1

Children of Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey and Sydney Johnstone

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Bagenal, page 47. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Admiral Charles Vesey1

M, #35418, b. 4 March 1823, d. 18 February 1904
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     Admiral Charles Vesey was born on 4 March 1823.1 He was the son of Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey and Sydney Johnstone.1 He married Harriet Alicia Sheffield Grace, daughter of Sheffield Grace and Harriet Georgina Hamilton, on 20 December 1860.1 He died on 18 February 1904 at age 80, without issue.1
     He gained the rank of Admiral in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He was Aide-de-Camp to the Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Constance Marshall1

F, #35419, d. 25 December 1927
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     Constance Marshall was the daughter of George Marshall.1 She married Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey, son of Reverend Hon. Arthur Vesey and Sydney Johnstone, on 18 October 1866.1 She died on 25 December 1927.1
      Her married name became Vesey.

Children of Constance Marshall and Maj.-Gen. George Henry Vesey

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Marshall1

M, #35420
Last Edited=30 May 2008

Child of George Marshall

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1117. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]