Lt.-Gen. Charles William Tremenheere1,2

M, #371661, b. 1813, d. 1898
Last Edited=30 Sep 2016
     Lt.-Gen. Charles William Tremenheere was born in 1813.3 He was the son of Colonel Walter Tremenheere and Frances Apperley.3 He married Camilla Eliza Greig, daughter of Robert Greig, on 26 May 1841 at St. Mary's Church, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.2,4 He died in 1898.3
     He was Chief Engineer, Public Worls Department at Bombay, IndiaG.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in the service of the Royal Engineers.5 He became a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1861.1

Children of Lt.-Gen. Charles William Tremenheere and Camilla Eliza Greig

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4490] David Whiting, "re: Whiting Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whiting Family."
  3. [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.
  4. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  5. [S7529] WikiTree, online http://www.wikitree.com/. Hereinafter cited as WikiTree.
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Maud Caroline Tremenheere1

F, #371662, b. 14 June 1852, d. 20 September 1934
Last Edited=30 Sep 2016
     Maud Caroline Tremenheere was born on 14 June 1852 at Colona, Bombay, India.2,3 She was the daughter of Lt.-Gen. Charles William Tremenheere and Camilla Eliza Greig.4,2 She married Arthur John Caswall Dowding, son of Reverend Benjamin Charles Dowding and Maria Caswall, in 1880.1 She died on 20 September 1934 at age 82.1
     From 1880, her married name became Dowding.

Children of Maud Caroline Tremenheere and Arthur John Caswall Dowding

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4490] David Whiting, "re: Whiting Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whiting Family."
  3. [S7529] WikiTree, online http://www.wikitree.com/. Hereinafter cited as WikiTree.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Walter Scott1

M, #371663
Last Edited=4 Jul 2009
     Walter Scott is the son of unknown Scott.1
     He was a Maderia merchant at Apsley Guise, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1132. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Ninian Dowding1

M, #371664, b. 4 January 1886, d. 26 November 1966
Last Edited=6 Nov 2011
Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Dowding
by Danton Adams, 1950 2
     Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Ninian Dowding was born on 4 January 1886 at Moffat, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.1,3 He was the son of Arthur John Caswall Dowding and Maud Caroline Tremenheere.4 He married Kathleen Charotte Drummond, daughter of Captain J. H. Drummond, on 1 May 1915.1 He died on 26 November 1966 at age 80 at Wimbledon, London, EnglandG.1
     He was educated at Clifton College, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1926 in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM King George VI in 1936.1 He became a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1938.1 He was Admiral Superintendant of the Devonport Dockyard between 1938 and 1945.1 He gained the rank of Vice-Admiral in 1940.1 He was decorated with the award of the Officer, Legion of Merit (U.S.)1 He became a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1945.1

Child of Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Ninian Dowding and Kathleen Charotte Drummond

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S4490] David Whiting, "re: Whiting Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whiting Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S47] BIFR1976 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Captain J. H. Drummond1

M, #371665
Last Edited=8 Oct 2009
     Captain J. H. Drummond lived at California, U.S.A.G.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Border Regiment (34th).1

Child of Captain J. H. Drummond

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Kathleen Charotte Drummond1,2

F, #371666, d. 2 November 1961
Last Edited=16 Apr 2017
     Kathleen Charotte Drummond was the daughter of Captain J. H. Drummond.3 She married Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Ninian Dowding, son of Arthur John Caswall Dowding and Maud Caroline Tremenheere, on 1 May 1915.1 She died on 2 November 1961.1
     From 1 May 1915, her married name became Dowding.

Child of Kathleen Charotte Drummond and Vice-Admiral Sir Arthur Ninian Dowding

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S47] BIFR1976 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Captain John Williams1

M, #371667
Last Edited=8 Oct 2009
     Captain John Williams gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Indian Army.1

Child of Captain John Williams

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Clarice Maud Williams1

F, #371668, d. 27 June 1920
Last Edited=10 Nov 2013
     Clarice Maud Williams was the daughter of Captain John Williams.2 She married, firstly, unknown Vancourt before 1914.3 She married, secondly, Air Chief Marshal Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding, son of Arthur John Caswall Dowding and Maud Caroline Tremenheere, on 16 February 1918.1 She died on 27 June 1920 at Wimbledon, London, EnglandG.1,3
     She was an actress.3 Her married name became Vancourt.4 From 16 February 1918, her married name became Dowding.

Child of Clarice Maud Williams

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S4490] David Whiting, "re: Whiting Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whiting Family."
  4. [S47] BIFR1976 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Derek Hugh Tremenheere Dowding, 2nd Baron Dowding1

M, #371669, b. 9 January 1919, d. 22 November 1992
Last Edited=26 Jan 2011
     Derek Hugh Tremenheere Dowding, 2nd Baron Dowding was born on 9 January 1919 at Acomb, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1 He was the son of Air Chief Marshal Hugh Caswall Tremenheere Dowding, 1st Baron Dowding and Clarice Maud Williams.2 He married, firstly, Joan Myrtle Stuart, daughter of Donald James Stuart, on 17 February 1940.1 He and Joan Myrtle Stuart were divorced in 1946.1 He married, secondly, Alison Margaret Bannerman, daughter of James Bannerman, on 7 May 1947.3 He and Alison Margaret Bannerman were divorced in 1960.3 He married, thirdly, Odette L. M. S. Houles, daughter of Louis Joseph Houles, on 17 December 1961.3 He died on 22 November 1992 at age 73 at London, EnglandG.1,4
     He was educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Air Force College, Cranwell, Lincolnshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War, in the Battle of Britain.1 He retired from the military in 1956, with the rank of Wing Commander, late of the Royal Air Force.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baron Dowding, of Bentley Priory, co. Middlesex [U.K., 1943] on 15 February 1970.3

Children of Derek Hugh Tremenheere Dowding, 2nd Baron Dowding and Alison Margaret Bannerman

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  4. [S4490] David Whiting, "re: Whiting Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 18 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whiting Family."

Donald James Stuart1

M, #371670
Last Edited=8 Oct 2009
     Donald James Stuart lived at Nairn, Nairnshire, ScotlandG.1

Child of Donald James Stuart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1171. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]