Harry Baker1

M, #61651
Last Edited=7 Sep 2013

Child of Harry Baker and Lady Portia Agar

Citations

  1. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Lady Caroline Annesley Gore1

F, #61652, b. 1848, d. 17 December 1914
Last Edited=27 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Caroline Annesley Gore was born in 1848. She was the daughter of Philip Yorke Gore, 4th Earl of Arran of the Arran Islands and Elizabeth Marianne Napier.1 She married Walter James Hore-Ruthven, 9th Lord Ruthven of Freeland, son of William Hore and Dells Honoria Lowen, on 21 August 1869.1 She died on 17 December 1914.1
      From 21 August 1869, her married name became Hore-Ruthven.

Children of Lady Caroline Annesley Gore and Walter James Hore-Ruthven, 9th Lord Ruthven of Freeland

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 114. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander Gore Arkwright Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie

M, #61653, b. 6 July 1872, d. 2 May 1955
Last Edited=10 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Alexander Gore Arkwright Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie was born on 6 July 1872 at Clewer, Berkshire, England.1 He was the son of Walter James Hore-Ruthven, 9th Lord Ruthven of Freeland and Lady Caroline Annesley Gore.2 He married Zara Eileen Pollok, daughter of John Pollok, on 1 June 1908.3 He died on 2 May 1955 at age 82 at Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire, England.4,5 He was buried at St. John the Baptist, Shipton Moyne, Gloucestershire, England.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in 1891 in the service of the 3rd Battalion, Highland Light Infantry.6,3 He fought in the Sudan Campaign in 1898, where he was mentioned in despatches.6,3 He was decorated with the award of the Victoria Cross (V.C.) on 28 February 1899, for his actions on 22 September 1898.7 He fought in the Somaliland Campaign between 1903 and 1904.3 He fought in the First World War, where he was severely wounded.3 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Welsh Guards.3 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) (and bar (1919)) in 1916.1,3 He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1918.7 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre.3 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre (Belgian).3 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1919.7 He gained the rank of Honorary Brigadier-General in the service of the Welsh Guards.3 He was commanding offier of the 1st Guards Brigade, Aldershot between 1925 and 1928.3 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1928.7 He held the office of Governor of South Australia between 1928 and 1934.7 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1935.7 He held the office of Governor of New South Wales between 1935 and 1936.7 He was created 1st Baron Gowrie, of Canberra, Australia and of Dirleton, co. East Lothian [U.K.] on 20 December 1935.7 He held the office of Governor-General and Commander-in-Chief of Australia between 22 January 1936 and 10 September 1944.7,5 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 28 May 1937.7 He was invested as a Knight of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (K.G.St.J.).3 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.).3 He graduated from University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, with a Doctor of Law (LL.D.).3 He held the office of Lieutenant-Governor and Deputy Governor of Windsor Castle between 1945 and 1952.3 He was created 1st Earl of Gowrie [U.K.] on 8 May 1945.4 He was created 1st Viscount Ruthven of Canberra [U.K.] on 8 May 1945.3

Children of Alexander Gore Arkwright Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie and Zara Eileen Pollok

Citations

  1. [S227] Max Arthur, Symbol of Courage: The men behind the medal (London, U.K.: Pan Books, 2004), page 654. Hereinafter cited as Symbol of Courage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998). Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  5. [S1490] Robert Brydon, "re: Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 29 September 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Alexander Hore-Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie."
  6. [S227] Max Arthur, Symbol of Courage, page 152.
  7. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 558. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Thomas Walker Hobart Inskip, 1st Viscount Caldecote1

M, #61654, b. 5 March 1876, d. 11 October 1947
Last Edited=9 Feb 2011
     Thomas Walker Hobart Inskip, 1st Viscount Caldecote was born on 5 March 1876.2 He was the son of James Inskip and Constance Sophia Louisa Hampden.2 He married Lady Augusta Helen Elizabeth Boyle, daughter of David Boyle, 7th Earl of Glasgow and Dorothea Elizabeth Thomasina Hunter Blair, on 30 July 1914.2 He died on 11 October 1947 at age 71.2
     He was educated at Clifton College, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.2 He graduated from King's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1899 entitled to practice as a barrister.2 He was invested as a King's Counsel (K.C.) in 1914.2 He was a member of the Naval Intelligence Department, Admiralty between 1915 and 1917.2 He was head of the Naval Law Branch, Admiralty between 1917 and 1919.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Bristol Central between 1918 and 1929.2 He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1920.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Wigtownshire.2 He held the office of Bencher of the Inner Temple in 1922.2 He was invested as a Knight in 1922.2 He held the office of Solicitor-General between 1922 and 1924.2 He held the office of Solicitor-General between November 1924 and 1928.2 He held the office of Attorney-General between 1928 and 1929.2 He held the office of Recorder of Kingston-on-Thames between 1928 and 1939.2 He held the office of Solicitor-General between 1931 and 1932.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Fareham between 1931 and 1939.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1932.2 He held the office of Attorney-General between 1932 and 1936.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Bristol University, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, in 1933.2 He held the office of Minister for the Coordination of Defence between 1936 and 1939.2 He held the office of Lord Chancellor between 1939 and 1940.2 He held the office of Secretary of State, Dominion Affairs between January 1939 and September 1939.2 He was created 1st Viscount Caldecote, of Bristol, co. Gloucester [U.K.] on 6 September 1939.1 He held the office of Lord Chief Justice between 1940 and 1946.2 He held the office of Secretary of State, Dominion Affairs between May 1940 and October 1940.2 He held the office of Leader of the House of Lords between May 1940 and October 1940.2 He held the office of Treasurer of the Inner Temple in 1943.2 He held the office of High Steward of Kingston-on-Thames between 1943 and 1947.2

Child of Thomas Walker Hobart Inskip, 1st Viscount Caldecote and Lady Augusta Helen Elizabeth Boyle

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 647. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Edward Bagot, 2nd Bt.1

M, #61655, b. 23 May 1616, d. 30 May 1673
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
     Sir Edward Bagot, 2nd Bt. was born on 23 May 1616.1 He was the son of Sir Hervey Bagot, 1st Bt. and Katherine Aldersley.1 He married Mary Lampard, daughter of William Lampard, on 9 May 1641.1 He died on 30 May 1673 at age 57.1 He was buried at Blithfield, Staffordshire, England.2
     He was admitted to Middle Temple in 1635.2 He matriculated at Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 20 February 1634/35.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Staffordshire in 1660.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Bagot, of Blithfield, co. Stafford [E., 1627] on 27 December 1660.1

Children of Sir Edward Bagot, 2nd Bt. and Mary Lampard

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 162. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 23. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 216. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume IV, page 89.


General Sir Charles Fergusson of Kilkerran, 7th Bt.1

M, #61656, b. 7 January 1865, d. 20 February 1951
Last Edited=5 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.1%
     General Sir Charles Fergusson of Kilkerran, 7th Bt. was born on 7 January 1865.2 He was the son of Rt. Hon. Sir James Fergusson of Kilkerran, 6th Bt. and Lady Edith Christian Ramsay.2 He married Lady Alice Mary Boyle, daughter of David Boyle, 7th Earl of Glasgow and Dorothea Elizabeth Thomasina Hunter Blair, on 18 July 1901.1 He died on 20 February 1951 at age 86.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He was commissioned in 1883, in the service of the Grenadier Guards.2 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.2 He was he was attached to the Egyptian Army between 1895 and 1903.2 He fought in the Dongola Expedition in 1896, where he was mentioned in despatches.2 He fought in the Nile Expedition between 1897 and 1899, where he was mentioned in despatches four times and was wounded.2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1898.2 He gained the rank of Brevet-Colonel in 1900.2 He was commander of the 3rd Battalion, Grenadier Guards between 1904 and 1907.2 He was invested as a Member, Royal Victorian Order (M.V.O.) in 1906.2 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1907.2 He was Brigadier-General of the General Staff, Irish Command between 1907 and 1908.2 He succeeded to the title of 7th Baronet Fergusson, of Kilkerran [N.S., 1703] on 14 January 1907.2 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1908.2 He was Inspector of Infantry between 1909 and 1912.2 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1911.2 He was GOC of the 5th Division, Irish Command between 1913 and 1914.2 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches seven times.2 He was GOC of the 5th Division, British Expeditionary Force in 1914.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1914.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1915.2 He was GOC of the 2nd Army Corps between 1915 and 1916.2 He was GOC of the 17th Army Corps between 1916 and 1918.2 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1918.2 He was Military Governor of Occupied Gemran Territory between 1918 and 1919.2 He gained the rank of General in 1921.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1924.2 He held the office of Govenor-General and Commander-in-Chief of New Zealand between 1924 and 1930.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1932.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Ayrshire between 1937 and 1950.2

Children of General Sir Charles Fergusson of Kilkerran, 7th Bt. and Lady Alice Mary Boyle

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1566. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Zofia Jaxa-Chamiec, Countess Tarnowska1

F, #61657, d. 26 July 1968
Last Edited=23 Nov 2013
     Zofia Jaxa-Chamiec, Countess Tarnowska was the daughter of Zygmunt Jaxa-Chamiec and Zofia Ciecierska.1 She married Count Stanislaw Tarnowski. She married Major Malcolm Victor Alexander Wolfe Murray, son of Brig.-Gen. Arthur Alexander Wolfe Murray and Evelyn Mary Hay Mackenzie, on 10 June 1947. She died on 26 July 1968.2
     She gained the title of Countess Tarnowska. Her married name became Murray.

Child of Zofia Jaxa-Chamiec, Countess Tarnowska and Major Malcolm Victor Alexander Wolfe Murray

Citations

  1. [S1215] Michael Zurowski, "re: Alex Orlowski," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 9 December 2004. Hereinafter cited as "re: Alex Orlowski."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2836. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Zygmunt Jaxa-Chamiec1

M, #61658
Last Edited=3 Dec 2006
     Zygmunt Jaxa-Chamiec married Zofia Ciecierska.
     He lived at Warsaw, Poland.

Children of Zygmunt Jaxa-Chamiec and Zofia Ciecierska

Citations

  1. [S1215] Michael Zurowski, "re: Alex Orlowski," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 9 December 2004. Hereinafter cited as "re: Alex Orlowski."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3499. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lt.-Col. Hon. Lewis Rayan Dawnay1

M, #61659, b. 1 April 1846, d. 30 July 1910
Last Edited=10 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lt.-Col. Hon. Lewis Rayan Dawnay was born on 1 April 1846.1 He was the son of William Henry Dawnay, 7th Viscount Downe and Mary Isabel Bagot.1 He married Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey, daughter of Lt.-Gen. Hon. Charles Grey and Caroline Eliza Farquhar, on 6 June 1877.2 He died on 30 July 1910 at age 64.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Thirsk and Malton between 1880 and 1893.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for the North Riding, Yorkshire.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Coldstream Guards.1

Children of Lt.-Col. Hon. Lewis Rayan Dawnay and Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey1

F, #61660, d. 15 January 1922
Last Edited=9 Oct 2009
     Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey was the daughter of Lt.-Gen. Hon. Charles Grey and Caroline Eliza Farquhar.2 She married Lt.-Col. Hon. Lewis Rayan Dawnay, son of William Henry Dawnay, 7th Viscount Downe and Mary Isabel Bagot, on 6 June 1877.1 She died on 15 January 1922.1
      From 6 June 1877, her married name became Dawnay. On 16 April 1895 she was granted the rank of an earl's daughter.1

Children of Lady Victoria Alexandrina Elizabeth Grey and Lt.-Col. Hon. Lewis Rayan Dawnay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1664. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]