Michael Christopher Bowyer1

M, #355491, b. 26 October 1926, d. 5 September 1996
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Michael Christopher Bowyer was born on 26 October 1926.1 He was the son of John Francis Bowyer and Violet Shakespear.2 He married Elizabeth Anne Bennett, daughter of Commander Stuart Layton Bennett, on 12 July 1952.1 He died on 5 September 1996 at age 69.1
     He gained the rank of officer in 1945 in the Rifle Brigade.1 He was with Kenya Police between 1953 and 1963.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Commander Stuart Layton Bennett1

M, #355492
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Commander Stuart Layton Bennett gained the rank of Commander in the Royal Navy.1

Child of Commander Stuart Layton Bennett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Elizabeth Anne Bennett1

F, #355493
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Elizabeth Anne Bennett is the daughter of Commander Stuart Layton Bennett.2 She married Michael Christopher Bowyer, son of John Francis Bowyer and Violet Shakespear, on 12 July 1952.1
     From 12 July 1952, her married name became Bowyer. She lived in 2003 at 14 Exeter House, Putney Heath, London, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Penelope Rosemary Joy Bowyer1

F, #355494, b. 26 October 1926, d. 19 December 1994
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Penelope Rosemary Joy Bowyer was born on 26 October 1926.2 She was the daughter of John Francis Bowyer and Violet Shakespear.2 She married Derek Langenberg in 1953.1 She and Derek Langenberg were divorced in 1963.1 She died on 19 December 1994 at age 68.1
     From 1953, her married name became Langenberg. In 1968 her name was legally changed to Penelope Rosemary Joy Mountlangen by Deed Poll.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Derek Langenberg1

M, #355495
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Derek Langenberg married Penelope Rosemary Joy Bowyer, daughter of John Francis Bowyer and Violet Shakespear, in 1953.1 He and Penelope Rosemary Joy Bowyer were divorced in 1963.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Margaret Anne Bowyer1

F, #355496, b. 15 September 1884, d. 19 December 1887
Last Edited=6 May 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Margaret Anne Bowyer was born on 15 September 1884.1 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Wentworth Grenville Bowyer and Eva Mary Lane.2 She died on 19 December 1887 at age 3.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hilda Mary Bowyer1

F, #355497, d. 5 March 1962
Last Edited=17 Dec 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hilda Mary Bowyer was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Wentworth Grenville Bowyer and Eva Mary Lane.2 She married William Patrick Spens, 1st Baron Spens, son of Nathaniel Spens and Emily Jessie Connal, on 15 September 1913.1 She died on 5 March 1962.2
     From 15 September 1913, her married name became Spens. After her marriage, Hilda Mary Bowyer was styled as Lady Spens on 20 August 1959.

Children of Hilda Mary Bowyer and William Patrick Spens, 1st Baron Spens

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Patrick Spens, 1st Baron Spens1

M, #355498, b. 9 August 1885, d. 15 November 1973
Last Edited=17 Dec 2017
     William Patrick Spens, 1st Baron Spens was born on 9 August 1885.2 He was the son of Nathaniel Spens and Emily Jessie Connal.2 He married, firstly, Hilda Mary Bowyer, daughter of Lt.-Col. Wentworth Grenville Bowyer and Eva Mary Lane, on 15 September 1913.1 He married, secondly, Kathleen Annie Fedden Dodds, daughter of Roger Dodds, on 25 May 1963.2 He died on 15 November 1973 at age 88.2
     He was educated at Rugby School, Rugby, Warwickshire, England.2 He graduated from New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1907 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1911 entitled to practise as a barrister.2 He gained the rank of officer in the 5th Queen's Royal Regiment.2 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in dispatches three times.2 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1918.2 He was appointed King's Counsel (K.C.) in 1926.2 He was member of the Imperial War Graves Commission between 1931 and 1943.2 He held the office of Bencher of Inner Temple in 1933.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Ashford between 1933 and 1943.2 He graduated from New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1942 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He was appointed Knight in 1943.2 He held the office of Chief Justice of India between 1943 and 1947.2 He was appointed Knight of Justice Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.J.St.J.) in 1945.2 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1947.2 He was member of the Imperial War Graves Commission between 1949 and 1965.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for South Kensington from February 1950 to 1959.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1953.2 He held the office of Treasurer of Inner Temple in 1958.2 He was created 1st Baron Spens, of Blairnsanquhar, co. Fife [U.K.] on 20 August 1959.2

Children of William Patrick Spens, 1st Baron Spens and Hilda Mary Bowyer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mildred Elizabeth Bowyer1

F, #355499, d. 1966
Last Edited=8 May 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Mildred Elizabeth Bowyer was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Wentworth Grenville Bowyer and Eva Mary Lane.2 She married Lt.-Cdr. Geoffrey Bateman Hope on 27 November 1917.1 She and Lt.-Cdr. Geoffrey Bateman Hope were divorced in 1924.1 She died in 1966.1
     From 27 November 1917, her married name became Hope.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Cdr. Geoffrey Bateman Hope1

M, #355500, d. 31 March 1929
Last Edited=8 May 2009
     Lt.-Cdr. Geoffrey Bateman Hope married Mildred Elizabeth Bowyer, daughter of Lt.-Col. Wentworth Grenville Bowyer and Eva Mary Lane, on 27 November 1917.1 He and Mildred Elizabeth Bowyer were divorced in 1924.1 He died on 31 March 1929.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander in the Royal Navy.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1091. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]