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James Craig1

M, #616861
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     James Craig married Margaret Strang, daughter of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson.1
     He was a farmer at Floors, Eaglesham, Dunbartonshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Elizabeth Strang1

F, #616862
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     Elizabeth Strang is the daughter of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson.2 She married John McGregor.1
     Her married name became McGregor.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John McGregor1

M, #616863
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     John McGregor married Elizabeth Strang, daughter of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson.1
     He lived at Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Ellen Strang1

F, #616864
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     Ellen Strang is the daughter of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson.2 She married John Johnston.1
     Her married name became Johnston.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Johnston1

M, #616865
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     John Johnston married Ellen Strang, daughter of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson.1
     He was a farmer at Chapelside, East Killride, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Robert Gibb1

M, #616866
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     Robert Gibb lived at Glebe Street, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1

Child of Robert Gibb

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Jessie Gibb1

F, #616867, b. circa 1842, d. 29 May 1884
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     Jessie Gibb was born circa 1842.1 She was the daughter of Robert Gibb. She married William Strang, son of James Strang and Elizabeth Jamieson, on 7 February 1861.1 She died on 29 May 1884.1
     From 7 February 1861, her married name became Strang.

Children of Jessie Gibb and William Strang

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Strang1

M, #616868, b. 19 July 1864, d. 7 January 1951
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     James Strang was born on 19 July 1864.1 He was the son of William Strang and Jessie Gibb.1 He married Margaret Steven, daughter of William Steven, on 16 March 1892.1 He died on 7 January 1951 at age 86.1
     He was educated at Glasgow Academy, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, ScotlandG.1 He lived at Rainham Lodge, Upminster, Essex, England.1 He lived at Ham Farm, Beckenham, Kent, England.1 He lived at Wickcroft, Theale, Kent, England.1

Children of James Strang and Margaret Steven

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Margaret Steven1

F, #616869, d. 6 January 1957
Last Edited=31 Mar 2018
     Margaret Steven was the daughter of William Steven.1 She married James Strang, son of William Strang and Jessie Gibb, on 16 March 1892.1 She died on 6 January 1957.1
     From 16 March 1892, her married name became Strang.

Children of Margaret Steven and James Strang

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Strang, 1st Baron Strang1

M, #616870, b. 2 January 1893, d. 27 May 1978
Last Edited=1 Apr 2018
     William Strang, 1st Baron Strang was born on 2 January 1893.1 He is the son of James Strang and Margaret Steven.1 He married Elsie Wynne Jones, daughter of Josiah Edward Jones, on 1 March 1920.1 He died on 27 May 1978 at age 85.1
     He was appointed at Palmer's School, Grays, Essex, England.1 He graduated from University College London, London, England, in 1912 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He fought in the First World War.1 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1918.1 He gained the rank of officer in 1919 in the 4th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment and HQ 29th Division.1 He was with the Diplomatic Service between 1919 and 1933.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1932.1 He was with the Foreign Service between 1933 and 1953.1 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1939.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1943.1 He held the office of Permanent Under-Secretary, Foreign Office (German Section) between 1947 and 1949.1 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1948.1 He held the office of Permanent Under-Secretary, Foreign Affairs between 1949 and 1953.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1950.1 He was appointed Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1953.1 He was created 1st Baron Strang, of Stonesfield, co. Oxford [U.K.] on 16 January 1954.2 He wrote the book The Foreign Office, published 1955.1 He wrote the book Home and Abroad, published 1956.1 He wrote the book Britain and World Affairs, published 1961.1 He wrote the book The Diplomatic Career, published 1962.1

Children of William Strang, 1st Baron Strang and Elsie Wynne Jones

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3769. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]