Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay1

M, #61931, b. 10 July 1903, d. 1971
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay was born on 10 July 1903.1 He was the son of Major Hon. Hugh Dawnay and Lady Susan de la Poer Beresford.1 He married Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford, daughter of Henry de la Poer Beresford, 6th Marquess of Waterford and Lady Beatrix Frances Petty-FitzMaurice, on 14 October 1926.1 He died in 1971.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) (and bar (1945)) in 1943.1 He was commanding officer of the 21st Tank Brigade between 1944 and 1945.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in the service of the 10th Hussars.1 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the Northern Irish Horse.1 He was commanding officer of the 2nd Armoured Brigade between 1946 and 1947.1 He was commanding officer of the 8th Armoured Brigade between 1948 and 1950.1 He was the Commandant between 1951 and 1954 at Royal Military College, Sandhurst, Berkshire, England.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1952.1 He was Colonel of the 10th Royal Hussars between 1962 and 1963.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Royal Victorian Order (K.C.V.O.).1

Children of Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay and Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford1

F, #61932, b. 1899
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.04%
     Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford was born in 1899. She is the daughter of Henry de la Poer Beresford, 6th Marquess of Waterford and Lady Beatrix Frances Petty-FitzMaurice.1 She married Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay, son of Major Hon. Hugh Dawnay and Lady Susan de la Poer Beresford, on 14 October 1926.1
      Her married name became Dawnay.

Children of Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford and Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Peter Dawnay1

M, #61933, b. 17 December 1932
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=6.31%
     Peter Dawnay was born on 17 December 1932.1 He is the son of Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay and Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford.1 He married Caroline Mary Tindal, daughter of G/Capt. Nicolas Henry Joseph Tindal and Winifred Mary Cooper, in 1980.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1956 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He was director of Sedgwick and Jackson between 1961 and 1965.1 He was managing director of Peter Dawnay, publishers in 1966.1 He lived in 2003 at Pendene, Kale Street, Batcombe, Somerset, England.1

Child of Peter Dawnay and Caroline Mary Tindal

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Blanche Dawnay1

F, #61934, b. 1 February 1928, d. 22 August 1953
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=6.31%
     Blanche Dawnay was born on 1 February 1928.1 She was the daughter of Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay and Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford.1 She died on 22 August 1953 at age 25 at Copenhagen, Denmark, killed in a motor accident.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Hugh Dawnay1

M, #61935, b. 17 December 1932, d. 28 May 2012
Last Edited=3 Jan 2014
Consanguinity Index=6.31%
     Major Hugh Dawnay was born on 17 December 1932.1 He was the son of Maj.-Gen. Sir David Dawnay and Lady Katharine Nora de la Poer Beresford.1 He married Maria Ines Cermesoni, daughter of Dr. D. Cermesoni, in 1971.1 He died on 28 May 2012 at age 79.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the The Royal Hussars (PWO).1 He lived in 2003 at Whitfield Court, County Waterford, Ireland.1

Children of Major Hugh Dawnay and Maria Ines Cermesoni

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.


Reverend Reginald Edmund Walker1

M, #61936, b. 27 June 1866, d. 23 August 1945
Last Edited=16 Jan 2013
     Reverend Reginald Edmund Walker was born on 27 June 1866.2 He was the son of Sir James Robert Walker, 2nd Bt. and Louisa Susan Marlborough Heron-Maxwell. He married Lady Emily Mary Seymour, daughter of Hugh de Grey Seymour, 6th Marquess of Hertford and Hon. Mary Hood, on 10 September 1895.2 He died on 23 August 1945 at age 79.2
     He graduated with a Ch Ch Oxford Master of Arts (M.A.).2 Rector Frant, Sussex.2 He was Justice of the Peace (J.P.) BC.2 He was the Rector at Frant, Sussex, England.1

Children of Reverend Reginald Edmund Walker and Lady Emily Mary Seymour

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1890. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

unnamed Dawnay

M, #61937, b. 6 April 1940, d. 6 April 1940
Last Edited=22 May 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.1%
     unnamed Dawnay was born on 6 April 1940. He was the son of Vice-Admiral Sir Peter Dawnay and Lady Angela Christine Rose Montagu Douglas Scott. He died on 6 April 1940.

Lt.-Col. Ronald Dawnay1

M, #61938, b. 2 February 1908, d. 1990
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Lt.-Col. Ronald Dawnay was born on 2 February 1908.2 He was the son of Major Hon. Hugh Dawnay and Lady Susan de la Poer Beresford.2 He married, firstly, Lady Elizabeth Katherine Grey, daughter of Charles Robert Grey, 5th Earl Grey and Lady Mabel Laura Georgiana Palmer, on 26 July 1932.1 He married, secondly, Sibell Margaret Norman, daughter of Ronald Collet Norman and Lady Florence Sibell Bridgeman, on 23 June 1949.2 He died in 1990.2
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Coldstream Guards.2 He fought in the Second World War between 1939 and 1942, where he was mentioned in despatches and became a POW.2

Children of Lt.-Col. Ronald Dawnay and Lady Elizabeth Katherine Grey

Citations

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

Sibell Margaret Norman1

F, #61939, b. 2 March 1908, d. 8 March 2010
Last Edited=23 Nov 2013
     Sibell Margaret Norman was born on 2 March 1908.2 She was the daughter of Ronald Collet Norman and Lady Florence Sibell Bridgeman.1,2 She married, firstly, Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt, son of Henry Cubitt, 2nd Baron Ashcombe and Maud Marianne Calvert, on 25 September 1934.1 She and Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt were divorced in 1949.1 She married, secondly, Lt.-Col. Ronald Dawnay, son of Major Hon. Hugh Dawnay and Lady Susan de la Poer Beresford, on 23 June 1949.3 She died on 8 March 2010 at age 102.4
      From 25 September 1934, her married name became Cubitt. From 23 June 1949, her married name became Dawnay. She lived in 2003 at The Glen, Ballingary, County Limerick, Ireland.3

Children of Sibell Margaret Norman and Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 533. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1174. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt1

M, #61940, b. 16 January 1901, d. 13 February 1972
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
     Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt was born on 16 January 1901.1 He was the son of Henry Cubitt, 2nd Baron Ashcombe and Maud Marianne Calvert.1 He married, firstly, Lady Irene Helen Pratt, daughter of Sir John Charles Pratt, 4th Marquess Camden and Lady Joan Marion Nevill, on 9 November 1926.1 He and Lady Irene Helen Pratt were divorced in 1933.1 He married, secondly, Sibell Margaret Norman, daughter of Ronald Collet Norman and Lady Florence Sibell Bridgeman, on 25 September 1934.1 He and Sibell Margaret Norman were divorced in 1949.1 He died on 13 February 1972 at age 71.1
     He was educated at Jesus College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 98th (Surrey and Sussex Yeomanry) Field Brigade, Royal Artillery (Territorial Army).1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Buckinghamshire.1

Child of Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt and Lady Irene Helen Pratt

Children of Major Hon. Archibald Edward Cubitt and Sibell Margaret Norman

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]