Lt.-Gen. Robert Richardson-Robertson1

M, #38891, b. 14 November 1809, d. 1 November 1883
Last Edited=2 Aug 2012
     Lt.-Gen. Robert Richardson-Robertson was born on 14 November 1809.1 He was the son of James Richardson and Elizabeth Stewart.2 He married, firstly, Hon. Martha Rollo, daughter of John Rollo, 8th Lord Rollo of Duncrub and Agnes Greig, on 26 September 1850.1 He married, secondly, Lady Julia Louisa Leslie-Melville, daughter of John Thornton Leslie-Melville, 11th Earl of Leven and Harriet Thornton, on 29 March 1869.1 He died on 1 November 1883 at age 73.1
     He was given the name of Thomas Richardson at birth.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the 3rd Dragoon Guards.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.)1 He lived at Ballathie, ScotlandG.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.)1 He lived at Tulliebelton, Perthshire, ScotlandG.1 He lived at Kinnaird, ScotlandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3741. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Norman Leslie-Melville1

M, #38892, b. 5 February 1839, d. 13 November 1923
Last Edited=21 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Hon. Norman Leslie-Melville was born on 5 February 1839.1 He was the son of John Thornton Leslie-Melville, 11th Earl of Leven and Sophia Thornton.2 He married Georgina Ball, daughter of Captain William Shirley Ball, on 4 December 1861.1 He died on 13 November 1923 at age 84.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the Grenadier Guards.1

Child of Hon. Norman Leslie-Melville and Georgina Ball

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2313. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Georgina Ball1

F, #38893, d. 30 December 1922
Last Edited=21 Nov 2012
     Georgina Ball was the daughter of Captain William Shirley Ball.2 She married Hon. Norman Leslie-Melville, son of John Thornton Leslie-Melville, 11th Earl of Leven and Sophia Thornton, on 4 December 1861.1 She died on 30 December 1922.1
     From 4 December 1861, her married name became Leslie-Melville.

Child of Georgina Ball and Hon. Norman Leslie-Melville

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2313. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain William Shirley Ball1

M, #38894
Last Edited=14 May 2009
     Captain William Shirley Ball lived at Abbeylara, County Longford, IrelandG.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the 8th Hussars.1

Child of Captain William Shirley Ball

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2313. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville1

M, #38895, b. 23 May 1892, d. 10 December 1938
Last Edited=21 Feb 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville was born on 23 May 1892.1 He was the son of Ronald Ruthven Leslie Melville, 13th Earl of Leven and Hon. Emma Selina Portman.1 He married, firstly, Susanna Elizabeth Johanna Sleigh, daughter of Francis William Nicholas Sleigh and Susanne Elizabeth Gertruda Johanna Pienaar, on 6 March 1914.1 He and Susanna Elizabeth Johanna Sleigh were divorced in 1928.1 He married, secondly, Eleanor Mary Barrell Abrahall, daughter of Arthur John Abrahall, in 1929.1 He died on 10 December 1938 at age 46.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the Lovat Scouts.1 He was awarded the Order of the Redeemer of Greece.1 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1919.1

Children of Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville and Eleanor Mary Barrell Abrahall

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2314. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Lt.-Col. Hon. Ian Leslie Melville1

M, #38896, b. 14 August 1894, d. 10 February 1967
Last Edited=15 May 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lt.-Col. Hon. Ian Leslie Melville was born on 14 August 1894.2 He was the son of Ronald Ruthven Leslie Melville, 13th Earl of Leven and Hon. Emma Selina Portman.2 He married Charlotte Isabel Stirling, daughter of Major William Stirling, on 26 August 1915.2 He died on 10 February 1967 at age 72.3
     He fought in the First World War.2 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1917 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He lived at Bridgelands, Selkirk, ScotlandG. He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1932 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-COlonel in the Lovat Scouts.2 He was deputy chairman of Dalgety and Company between 1949 and 1955.2 He was admitted to the Royal Company of Archers.2 He was managing director of Glyn Mills and Company.2

Children of Lt.-Col. Hon. Ian Leslie Melville and Charlotte Isabel Stirling

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1201. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  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.

Lady Constance Betty Leslie Melville1

F, #38897, b. 7 August 1888, d. 13 August 1922
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Constance Betty Leslie Melville was born on 7 August 1888.1 She was the daughter of Ronald Ruthven Leslie Melville, 13th Earl of Leven and Hon. Emma Selina Portman.1 She died on 13 August 1922 at age 34.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2314. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Susanna Elizabeth Johanna Sleigh1

F, #38898
Last Edited=21 Feb 2012
Susanna Sleigh, aged 16 2
     Susanna Elizabeth Johanna Sleigh is the daughter of Francis William Nicholas Sleigh and Susanne Elizabeth Gertruda Johanna Pienaar.1,2 She married, firstly, unknown Boonzaier.2 She married, secondly, Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville, son of Ronald Ruthven Leslie Melville, 13th Earl of Leven and Hon. Emma Selina Portman, on 6 March 1914.1 She and Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville were divorced in 1928.1
     Her married name became Boonzaier.2 From 6 March 1914, her married name became Leslie Melville.1

Child of Susanna Elizabeth Johanna Sleigh and unknown Boonzaier

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2314. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S5915] Lydie Durrant, "re: Leslie-Melville Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 20 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Leslie-Melville Family."

Francis William Nicholas Sleigh1,2

M, #38899
Last Edited=21 Feb 2012
     Francis William Nicholas Sleigh married Susanne Elizabeth Gertruda Johanna Pienaar.2
     He lived at Cape Town, Cape Province, South AfricaG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2314. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S5915] Lydie Durrant, "re: Leslie-Melville Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 20 February 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Leslie-Melville Family."

Eleanor Mary Barrell Abrahall1

F, #38900, d. 1974
Last Edited=14 May 2009
     Eleanor Mary Barrell Abrahall was the daughter of Arthur John Abrahall.1 She married, firstly, Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville, son of Ronald Ruthven Leslie Melville, 13th Earl of Leven and Hon. Emma Selina Portman, in 1929.1 She married, secondly, Captain Arthur Miller on 24 August 1939.1 She died in 1974.1
     From 1929, her married name became Leslie Melville.1 Her married name became Miller.

Children of Eleanor Mary Barrell Abrahall and Captain Hon. David William Leslie Melville

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2314. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]