Commander Henry Duncan Simonds1

M, #470141, b. 27 July 1886, d. 25 April 1948
Last Edited=28 Mar 2021
     Commander Henry Duncan Simonds was born on 27 July 1886.1,2 He was the son of Louis de Luze Simonds and Mary Elizabeth Turnbull.1 He married Mary Zillah Ramsden on 18 October 1927 at St. Mark, Audley Strret, Westminster, London, England.1,2 He died on 25 April 1948 at age 61 at Eversley, Hampshire, England.1,3
     On 1 January 1915 he was rescued from the sinking of H.M.S. Formidable.3 He gained the rank of Commander in the Royal Navy.1

Children of Commander Henry Duncan Simonds and Mary Zillah Ramsden

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [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."
  3. [S9302] Martin Webber, "re: Simonds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 10 Mar 2021. Hereinafter cited as "re: Simonds Family."

Mary Zillah Ramsden1,2

F, #470142, d. 7 March 1986
Last Edited=28 Mar 2021
     Mary Zillah Ramsden married Commander Henry Duncan Simonds, son of Louis de Luze Simonds and Mary Elizabeth Turnbull, on 18 October 1927 at St. Mark, Audley Strret, Westminster, London, England.1,2 She died on 7 March 1986.3
     From 18 October 1927, her married name became Simonds.1

Children of Mary Zillah Ramsden and Commander Henry Duncan Simonds

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [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."
  3. [S9302] Martin Webber, "re: Simonds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 10 Mar 2021. Hereinafter cited as "re: Simonds Family."

Thomas Audley de Luze Simonds1

M, #470143, b. 30 November 1928, d. 4 June 2012
Last Edited=28 Mar 2021
     Thomas Audley de Luze Simonds was born on 30 November 1928 at Marylebone, London, England.2 He was the son of Commander Henry Duncan Simonds and Mary Zillah Ramsden.1 He married Mary Bernadette Neelands, daughter of A. R. Neelands, on 7 May 1957.1 He died on 4 June 2012 at age 83 at Ottery St. Mary, Devon, England.3,4
     He gained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in the Royal Marines.4

Children of Thomas Audley de Luze Simonds and Mary Bernadette Neelands

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [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."
  3. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  4. [S9302] Martin Webber, "re: Simonds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 10 Mar 2021. Hereinafter cited as "re: Simonds Family."

Mary Bernadette Neelands1

F, #470144
Last Edited=20 Feb 2014
     Mary Bernadette Neelands is the daughter of A. R. Neelands.1 She married Thomas Audley de Luze Simonds, son of Commander Henry Duncan Simonds and Mary Zillah Ramsden, on 7 May 1957.1
     From 7 May 1957, her married name became Simonds.1

Children of Mary Bernadette Neelands and Thomas Audley de Luze Simonds

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [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."

A. R. Neelands1

M, #470145
Last Edited=20 May 2011
     A. R. Neelands lived at Chelsea Square, London, EnglandG.1

Child of A. R. Neelands

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 252. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Mary Hope Mellor1

F, #470146
Last Edited=10 Mar 2021
     Mary Hope Mellor is the daughter of F. H. Mellor.1 She married Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st and last Viscount Simonds, son of Louis de Luze Simonds and Mary Elizabeth Turnbull, on 28 March 1912.1
     From 28 March 1912, her married name became Simonds.1 After her marriage, Mary Hope Mellor was styled as Baroness Simonds on 18 April 1944. After her marriage, Mary Hope Mellor was styled as Viscountess Simonds on 18 October 1954.

Children of Mary Hope Mellor and Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st and last Viscount Simonds

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 253. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S9302] Martin Webber, "re: Simonds Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 10 Mar 2021. Hereinafter cited as "re: Simonds Family."

F. H. Mellor1

M, #470147
Last Edited=20 May 2011
     F. H. Mellor was a Judge.1 He was appointed King's Counsel (K.C.)1

Child of F. H. Mellor

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 253. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Gavin Alexander Simonds1

M, #470148, b. 1 August 1915, d. 19 March 1951
Last Edited=20 May 2011
     Gavin Alexander Simonds was born on 1 August 1915.1 He was the son of Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st and last Viscount Simonds and Mary Hope Mellor.1 He died on 19 March 1951 at age 35, unmarried.1
     He was educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Royal Wiltshire yeomanry.1 He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn in 1945 entitled to practise as a Barrister-at-Law.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 253. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

John Mellor Simonds1

M, #470149, b. 1 August 1915, d. 23 September 1944
Last Edited=20 May 2011
     John Mellor Simonds was born on 1 August 1915.1 He was the son of Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st and last Viscount Simonds and Mary Hope Mellor.1 He married Barbara Robinson, daughter of T. Robinson, on 12 August 1944.1 He died on 23 September 1944 at age 29 at Arnhem, The NetherlandsG, killed in action.1
     He was educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Magdalene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG.1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1939 entitled to practise as a Barrister-at-Law.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 253. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Barbara Robinson1

F, #470150
Last Edited=20 May 2011
     Barbara Robinson is the daughter of T. Robinson.1 She married, firstly, F/O A. J. Willock.1 She married, secondly, John Mellor Simonds, son of Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st and last Viscount Simonds and Mary Hope Mellor, on 12 August 1944.1 She married, thirdly, Angus Macpherson after 1944.1
     Her married name became Willock.1 From 12 August 1944, her married name became Simonds.1 From after 1944, her married name became Macpherson.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 253. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.