Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt.1

M, #602411, b. 18 November 1844, d. 8 November 1909
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. was born on 18 November 1844.1 He was the son of Louis Cohen and Rebecca Floretta Keyser.2 He married Louisa Emily Merton, daughter of Benjamin Moses Merton, on 27 April 1870.1 He died on 8 November 1909 at age 64.1
     He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for London.1 He held the office of Member of the London City Council between 1888 and 1901.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Kent.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for East Islington between 1892 and 1906.1 He held the office of Lieutenant of the City of London.1 He was created 1st Baronet Cohen, of Highfield, Shoreham, Kent [U.K.] on 19 December 1905.1

Children of Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. and Louisa Emily Merton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Joseph Sadler1

M, #602412, b. circa 1804
Last Edited=20 Jan 2014
     Joseph Sadler was born circa 1804 at Hatherley, Gloucestershire, England.1 He married Sarah Chandler in 1844 at Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.1
     He lived at the Elms, Badgworth, Somerset, England.1 He was a farmer.1

Child of Joseph Sadler and Sarah Chandler

Citations

  1. [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."

Louisa Emily Merton1

F, #602413, d. 20 November 1931
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Louisa Emily Merton was the daughter of Benjamin Moses Merton.2 She married Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt., son of Louis Cohen and Rebecca Floretta Keyser, on 27 April 1870.1 She died on 20 November 1931.1
     From 27 April 1870, her married name became Cohen.

Children of Louisa Emily Merton and Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt.1

M, #602414, b. 26 April 1874, d. 23 April 1968
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt. was born on 26 April 1874.1 He was the son of Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. and Louisa Emily Merton.2 He married Hannah Mildred Behrens, daughter of Henry Behrens, on 26 March 1907.1 He died on 23 April 1968 at age 93.1
     He was educated at Clifton College, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.1 He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1895 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1898 entitled to practise as a barrister.1 He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1899 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He gained the rank of Major in the 4th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment.1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Cohen, of Highfield, Shoreham, Kent [U.K., 1905] on 8 November 1909.1 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1919.1 On his death his baronetcy expired.1

Children of Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt. and Hannah Mildred Behrens

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Behrens1

M, #602415
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Henry Behrens lived at Gloucester Square, London, England.1

Child of Henry Behrens

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Hannah Mildred Behrens1

F, #602416
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Hannah Mildred Behrens is the daughter of Henry Behrens.2 She married Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. and Louisa Emily Merton, on 26 March 1907.1
     Hannah Mildred Behrens usually went by her middle name of Nina.1 From 26 March 1907, her married name became Cohen.

Children of Hannah Mildred Behrens and Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Nigel Benjamin Cohen1

M, #602417, b. 18 January 1908, d. 18 September 1931
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Nigel Benjamin Cohen was born on 18 January 1908.1 He was the son of Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt. and Hannah Mildred Behrens.2 He died on 18 September 1931 at age 23, unmarried.1
     He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Stephen Behrens Cohen1

M, #602418, b. 27 February 1911, d. 10 February 1943
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Stephen Behrens Cohen was born on 27 February 1911.1 He was the son of Sir Herbert Benjamin Cohen, 2nd Bt. and Hannah Mildred Behrens.2 He died on 10 February 1943 at age 31 at India, on active service, umarried.1
     He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1934 entitled to practise as a barrister.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the Upper Sind Force (India Army).1 He fought in the Second World War.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Arthur Merton Cohen1

M, #602419, b. 16 June 1876, d. 3 February 1966
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Arthur Merton Cohen was born on 16 June 1876.1 He was the son of Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. and Louisa Emily Merton.2 He died on 3 February 1966 at age 89, unmarried.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow, London, England.1 He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1898 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He gained the rank of Major in the 4th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment.1 He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1905 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.)1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Ernest Merton Cohen1

M, #602420, b. 26 July 1877, d. 23 April 1955
Last Edited=28 Jul 2019
     Ernest Merton Cohen was born on 26 July 1877.1 He was the son of Sir Benjamin Louis Cohen, 1st Bt. and Louisa Emily Merton.2 He died on 23 April 1955 at age 77, unmarried.1
     He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4037. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]