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Lt.-Col. Lancelot Holland1

M, #655101, b. 17 July 1876, d. 29 July 1943
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Lt.-Col. Lancelot Holland was born on 17 July 1876 at Aberdeen, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Henry Holland and Wilhelmina Margarita Nixon.1 He died on 29 July 1943 at age 67 at Surrey, England.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Seaforth Highlanders.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Frederick Alexander Holland1

M, #655102, b. 1880
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Frederick Alexander Holland was born in 1880 at Scotland.1 He was the son of Henry Holland and Wilhelmina Margarita Nixon.1
     He was a planter at Malaysia.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Violet Wason1

F, #655103, b. 1885, d. October 1939
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Violet Wason was born in 1885 at Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Wason and Wilhelmina Margarita Nixon.1 She married Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke in 1909 at Chelsea, London, England.1 She died in October 1939 at Frant, Kent, England, killed when her bicycle was hit by a van at an intersection.1

Children of Violet Wason and Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Lt.-Col. Henry James Brooke1

M, #655104, b. 1910, d. 1986
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Lt.-Col. Henry James Brooke was born in 1910 at Pembury, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke and Violet Wason.1 He died in 1986 at Eastborne, Sussex, England.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Engineers.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Paul Rigby Sinclair Brooke1

M, #655105, b. 24 July 1912, d. 6 April 1942
Last Edited=20 Dec 2016
     Paul Rigby Sinclair Brooke was born on 24 July 1912 at Pembury, Kent, England.2 He was the son of Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke and Violet Wason.2 He died on 6 April 1942 at age 29 at Germany, lost in a mission over the Ruhr.2
     He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1934 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He gained the rank of Pilot in the 9th Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, flying Mk III Wellingtons.2 He fought in the Second World War.2

Citations

  1. [S7529] WikiTree, online http://www.wikitree.com/. Hereinafter cited as WikiTree.
  2. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."


William Graham Sinclair Brooke1

M, #655106, b. 1914, d. after 1939
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     William Graham Sinclair Brooke was born in 1914 at Pembury, Kent, England.1 He was the son of Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke and Violet Wason.1 He died after 1939.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Violet Honor Brooke1

F, #655107, b. 1916, d. 2001
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Violet Honor Brooke was born in 1916 at Pembury, Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke and Violet Wason.1 She married Shaun Stewart in 1946 at Austria.1 She died in 2001 at Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England.1
     From 1946, her married name became Stewart.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Shaun Stewart1

M, #655108
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Shaun Stewart married Violet Honor Brooke, daughter of Reverend Henry Sinclair Brooke and Violet Wason, in 1946 at Austria.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."

Lt.-Gen. Sydney Rigby Wason1

M, #655109, b. 27 September 1887, d. 17 March 1969
Last Edited=27 Jun 2017
     Lt.-Gen. Sydney Rigby Wason was born on 27 September 1887 at Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of James Wason and Wilhelmina Margarita Nixon.1 He married Winifred Mary (?) in 1921 at Chelsea, London, England.1 He died on 17 March 1969 at age 81 at Winchester, Wiltshire, England.1,2
     He fought in the First World War.1 He was awarded the Military Cross (M.C.) and Bar.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in the Royal Artillery.1 He fought in the Second World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."
  2. [S266] World War II Unit Histories - Officers, online http://www.unithistories.com/units_index/default.asp?file=../officers/personsx.html. Hereinafter cited as World War II Unit Histories - Officers.

Winifred Mary (?)1

F, #655110, b. 1889, d. 1976
Last Edited=18 Jan 2015
     Winifred Mary (?) was born in 1889.1 She married Lt.-Gen. Sydney Rigby Wason, son of James Wason and Wilhelmina Margarita Nixon, in 1921 at Chelsea, London, England.1 She died in 1976 at Winchester, Wiltshire, England.1
     From 1921, her married name became Wason.1

Citations

  1. [S3195] Quentin Green, "re: Cooke Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 22 June 2008 and 24 October 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cooke FAmily."