Myrtle Clare Van de Weyer1

F, #55531, b. 7 February 1910, d. September 1997
Last Edited=17 Jul 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Myrtle Clare Van de Weyer was born on 7 February 1910.1 She was the daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield.1 She married Major Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker, son of Lt.-Col. Ernest Leith Tomkins and unknown daughter de Pury, on 2 January 1934.2 She died in September 1997 at age 87.3
     From 2 January 1934, her married name became Tomkins Whitaker.2

Children of Myrtle Clare Van de Weyer and Major Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker

Citations

  1. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 686. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  2. [S35] BLG1965. [S35]
  3. [S7194] CAmilia Whitaker, "re: Whitaker Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 14 July 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whitaker Family."

Major Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker1

M, #55532, b. 1 August 1907
Last Edited=17 Jul 2014
     Major Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker was born on 1 August 1907.2 He is the son of Lt.-Col. Ernest Leith Tomkins and unknown daughter de Pury.3,4 He married Myrtle Clare Van de Weyer, daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield, on 2 January 1934.2
     He was given the name of Leigh Ingham Whitaker at birth.2 He was adopted by an unknown person.4 In 1916 his name was legally changed to Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker.2 He gained the rank of Major in the Rifle Brigade.3 He lived at Land of Nod, Headley, Hampshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Major Leith Ingham Tomkins Whitaker and Myrtle Clare Van de Weyer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3185. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 717. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  3. [S35] BLG1965. [S35]
  4. [S7194] CAmilia Whitaker, "re: Whitaker Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 14 July 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: Whitaker Family."

Daphne Joan Van de Weyer1

F, #55533, b. 7 April 1911, d. 29 February 2000
Last Edited=22 Nov 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Daphne Joan Van de Weyer was born on 7 April 1911.2 She was the daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield.2,1 She married, firstly, S/Ldr. John Pink, son of A/Cdre. Richard Charles Pink, on 9 August 1939.1 She married, secondly, Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish, son of William Henry George Cavendish and Beatrice Pearson, on 11 December 1943.1 She died on 29 February 2000 at age 88.3
     From 9 August 1939, her married name became Pink.1 From 11 December 1943, her married name became Cavendish.1 She lived at Banchory Cottage, Hinton St. George, Somerset, EnglandG.1

Child of Daphne Joan Van de Weyer and S/Ldr. John Pink

Child of Daphne Joan Van de Weyer and Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1130. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 686. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Willian Francis Battersby1

M, #55534
Last Edited=29 Dec 2003
     Willian Francis Battersby lived at Glasgow Terrace, Feilding, New ZealandG.1

Child of Willian Francis Battersby

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 20. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish1

M, #55535, b. 28 June 1908, d. 5 August 1970
Last Edited=26 Feb 2009
     Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish was born on 28 June 1908.1 He was the son of William Henry George Cavendish and Beatrice Pearson.1 He married Daphne Joan Van de Weyer, daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield, on 11 December 1943.1 He died on 5 August 1970 at age 62.1
     He was educated at Bedford School, Bedford, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Jesus College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the R.C.A.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1 He was awarded the Croix de Guerre.1 He lived in 1965 at Toad Hall, Huntworth, Somerset, EnglandG.2

Child of Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish and Daphne Joan Van de Weyer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1130. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 686. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]


Adrian Delmar Cavendish1

M, #55536, b. 9 June 1947
Last Edited=9 Nov 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Adrian Delmar Cavendish was born on 9 June 1947.1 He is the son of Edwin Pearson Delmar Cavendish and Daphne Joan Van de Weyer.1 He married Louise Russell Ray, daughter of Thomas Allison Ray, Sr., on 21 November 1982.2
     He was educated at Sherborne School, Sherborne, Dorset, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of officer in the Life Guards.1

Child of Adrian Delmar Cavendish and Louise Russell Ray

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1130. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1741] Louise Cavendish, "re: Cavendish Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 23 May 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cavendish Family."

Jasmine Mabel Van de Weyer1

F, #55537, b. 15 February 1914
Last Edited=26 Feb 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Jasmine Mabel Van de Weyer was born on 15 February 1914.1 She is the daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield.1 She married Francis Basil Banbury, son of Ralph Edgar Banbury and Cecil Phoebe Haig, on 5 October 1934.1
     Her married name became Banbury.

Citations

  1. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 686. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]

Francis Basil Banbury1

M, #55538
Last Edited=26 Feb 2009
     Francis Basil Banbury is the son of Ralph Edgar Banbury and Cecil Phoebe Haig.1 He married Jasmine Mabel Van de Weyer, daughter of Major William John Bates Van de Weyer and Hon. Olive Elizabeth Wingfield, on 5 October 1934.1
     He lived in 1965 at Binsted Place, Alton, Hampshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 686. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]

Major Hon. Arthur Patrick Spencer Chichester1

M, #55539, b. 23 March 1914, d. 23 December 1942
Last Edited=20 Jul 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Major Hon. Arthur Patrick Spencer Chichester was born on 23 March 1914.1 He was the son of Arthur Claud Spencer Chichester, 4th Baron Templemore and Hon. Clare Meriel Wingfield.1 He died on 23 December 1942 at age 28 at North AfricaG, from wounds received in action.1,2
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Major in the 2nd Battalion, Coldstream Guards.1 He fought in the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1160. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S259] Commonwealth War Graves Commission, online http://www.cwgc.org. Hereinafter cited as Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Dermot Richard Claud Chichester, 7th Marquess of Donegall1

M, #55540, b. 18 April 1916, d. 19 April 2007
Last Edited=9 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Dermot Richard Claud Chichester, 7th Marquess of Donegall was born on 18 April 1916.1 He was the son of Arthur Claud Spencer Chichester, 4th Baron Templemore and Hon. Clare Meriel Wingfield. He married Lady Josceline Gabrielle Legge, daughter of William Legge, 7th Earl of Dartmouth and Lady Ruperta Wynn-Carington, on 16 September 1946.2 He died on 19 April 2007 at age 91 at County Wexford, IrelandG.3,4
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of 2nd Lieutenant in 1936 in the 7th Hussars.1 He fought in the Second World War, in teh Middle East and Africa, and became a POW.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1939.1 He gained the rank of Major in the 7th Queen's Own Hussars.1 He succeeded as the 5th Baron Templemore, of Templemore, co. Donegal [U.K., 1831] on 2 October 1953.2 He held the office of Hereditary Lord High Admiral of Lough Neagh in 1975.1 He held the office of Governor of Carrickfergus Castle in 1975.1 He succeeded as the 7th Earl of Belfast [I., 1791] on 24 May 1975.2 He succeeded as the 12th Baron Chichester of Belfast, co. Antrim [I., 1625] on 24 May 1975.2 He succeeded as the 7th Marquess of Donegall [I., 1791] on 24 May 1975.2 He succeeded as the 7th Baron Fisherwick, co. Stafford [G.B., 1790] on 24 May 1975.2 He succeeded as the 11th Earl of Donegall [I., 1647] on 24 May 1975.2 He succeeded as the 12th Viscount Chichester of Carrickfergus, co. Antrim [I., 1625] on 24 May 1975.2 He held the office of Standard Bearer of the Gentlemen at Arms between 1984 and 1986.1 He was appointed Lieutenant, Royal Victorian Order (L.V.O.) in 1986.1

Children of Dermot Richard Claud Chichester, 7th Marquess of Donegall and Lady Josceline Gabrielle Legge

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1157. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  4. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 26 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.