Dr. unknown Chambers1

M, #371181
Last Edited=29 Sep 2009
     Dr. unknown Chambers lived at Stretton, Cheshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Dr. unknown Chambers

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4200. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Emma Matilda Wilmot1

F, #371182, d. 25 June 1874
Last Edited=15 Dec 2012
     Emma Matilda Wilmot was the daughter of Reverend Edward Sacheverel Wilmot and Anne Chambers.2 She married Henry Dixon, son of John Dixon and Lydia Parker, on 24 December 1822.1 She married Reverend Henry John Towe on 30 April 1850.2 She died on 25 June 1874, without issue.
     From 24 December 1822, her married name became Dixon. From 30 April 1850, her married name became Towe.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1152. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Col. John Dixon1

M, #371183, b. 13 February 1799, d. 7 March 1873
Last Edited=29 Sep 2009
     Lt.-Col. John Dixon was born on 13 February 1799.2 He was the son of John Dixon and Lydia Parker.2 He married Sophia Tatton, daughter of Thomas William Tatton and Emma Grey, on 14 May 1840.2 He died on 7 March 1873 at age 74.1
     He gained the rank of Captain and Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel in the 1st Royals.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)2 He lived at Astle Hall, Cheshire, EnglandG.2 He lived at Gledhow Hall, Yorkshire, EnglandG.2

Children of Lt.-Col. John Dixon and Sophia Tatton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Colonel Sir Geoffry Christie-Miller1

M, #371184, b. 15 March 1881, d. 2 April 1969
Last Edited=23 Apr 2016
     Colonel Sir Geoffry Christie-Miller was born on 15 March 1881.2 He was the son of Wakefield Christie-Miller.2 He married Kathleen Olive Thorpe, daughter of Venerable John Henry Thorpe and Martha Aylmer Hall, in 1908.2 He died on 2 April 1969 at age 88.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.2 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.)1 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1919.1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Cheshire.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1951.1 He lived at Acton Grange, Nantwich, Cheshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Colonel Sir Geoffry Christie-Miller and Kathleen Olive Thorpe

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1605] J.N. Houterman, "re: Crosby Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Crosby Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Lt.-Cdr. John Aylmer McClure1,2

M, #371185, b. 26 May 1914, d. 26 September 2001
Last Edited=6 Jun 2017
     Lt.-Cdr. John Aylmer McClure was born on 26 May 1914.2 He died on 26 September 2001 at age 87 at South Hams, Hampshire, EnglandG.2
     He gained the rank of Cadet on 1 September 1931 in the Royal Navy.2 He gained the rank of Midshipman on 1 May 1932.2 He gained the rank of Sub-Lieutenant on 16 March 1935.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant on 16 March 1937.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross (D.S.C.) on 23 June 1942.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 16 March 1945.1 He retired from the military on 12 August 1957.2 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) on 1 January 1958.1 He lived at Buckleigh House, Milford, Godalming, Surrey, EnglandG.1

Child of Lt.-Cdr. John Aylmer McClure

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1605] J.N. Houterman, "re: Crosby Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Crosby Family."


John James Beatson1

M, #371186
Last Edited=30 Sep 2009

Child of John James Beatson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

R. L. Andrewes1

M, #371187
Last Edited=30 Sep 2009
     R. L. Andrewes lived at The Old House, Coombe, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1

Child of R. L. Andrewes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir George Dixon, 1st Bt.1

M, #371188, b. 23 May 1842, d. 1 April 1924
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Sir George Dixon, 1st Bt. was born on 23 May 1842.2 He was the son of Lt.-Col. John Dixon and Sophia Tatton.2 He married Emily Katherine Cole, daughter of George Beauchamp Cole, on 1 July 1885.2 He died on 1 April 1924 at age 81.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the 25th King's Own Scottish Borderers.2 He held the office of High Sheriff of Cheshire in 1881.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Cheshire.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Cheshire.2 He gained the rank of Major and Honrary Lieutenant-Colonel in the 5th Cheshire Rifle Volunteers.2 He held the office of Vice-Lord-Lieutenant of Cheshire.2 He was Colonel Commandant of the Cheshire Volunteer Regiment in 1915 which he raised.2 He was created 1st Baronet Dixon, of Astle, Chelford, Cheshire [U.K.] on 15 May 1919.2

Children of Sir George Dixon, 1st Bt. and Emily Katherine Cole

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1152. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Commander Cecil Edmund Charles Robinson1,2

M, #371189, b. 11 September 1898, d. 29 May 1940
Last Edited=6 Jun 2017
     Commander Cecil Edmund Charles Robinson was born on 11 September 1898 at Portsea Island, Hampshire, EnglandG.2 He married Maud Vera Rosebud Andrewes, daughter of R. L. Andrewes, in March 1931 at Marylebone, London, England.1,3 He died on 29 May 1940 at age 41, killed in action.1,2
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant on 15 April 1919 in the Royal Navy.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Commander on 15 April 1927.2 He gained the rank of Commander on 31 December 1932.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1605] J.N. Houterman, "re: Crosby Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Crosby Family."
  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.

Brigadier Sir Francis William Crewe Fetherston-Godley1

M, #371190, b. 25 January 1893, d. 12 July 1976
Last Edited=20 May 2017
     Brigadier Sir Francis William Crewe Fetherston-Godley was born on 25 January 1893.2 He was the son of Major Harry Crewe Godley and Elizabeth Mary Annesley.1 He married, firstly, Kathleen May Jenner Davies in 1919.2 He and Kathleen May Jenner Davies were divorced in 1940.2 He married, secondly, Reine Cecilia Siddons Faulder in 1941.2 He married, thirdly, Alice Kathleen Mary Dixon, daughter of Edward Wilbraham Dixon and Alice Isobel Hardcastle Sykes, on 1 February 1961.1 He died on 12 July 1976 at age 83.2
     He was given the name of Francis William Crewe Godley at birth.2 He was educated at Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, EnglandG.2 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.2 He fought in the First World War.2 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1918.1 He fought in the North-West Frontier in 1920.2 In 1923 his name was legally changed to Francis William Crewe Fetherston-Godley by Royal Licence.2 He was appointed Knight in 1937.2 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.2 He was awarded the Chevalier, Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur.2 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre.2 He was Provincial Commandant, Kenya Police Reserve between 1950 and 1954.2 He was awarded the Colonial Police Medal (C.P.M.)2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Gloucestershire.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1605] J.N. Houterman, "re: Crosby Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Crosby Family."