Maria Molyneux

F, #66441, d. 3 May 1872
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Maria Molyneux was the daughter of William Philip Molyneux, 2nd Earl of Sefton and Hon. Maria Margaret Craven. She died on 3 May 1872.

Louisa Anne Maria Molyneux

F, #66442, d. July 1855
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Louisa Anne Maria Molyneux was the daughter of William Philip Molyneux, 2nd Earl of Sefton and Hon. Maria Margaret Craven. She died in July 1855.

Frances Molyneux

F, #66443
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Frances Molyneux is the daughter of William Philip Molyneux, 2nd Earl of Sefton and Hon. Maria Margaret Craven.

Katherine Molyneux

F, #66444, d. 25 March 1855
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Katherine Molyneux was the daughter of William Philip Molyneux, 2nd Earl of Sefton and Hon. Maria Margaret Craven. She died on 25 March 1855.

Captain Hon. Julian Henry Francis Grenfell

M, #66445, b. 30 March 1888, d. 26 May 1915
Last Edited=28 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Captain Hon. Julian Henry Francis Grenfell was born on 30 March 1888.1 He was the son of William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough and Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane.2 He died on 26 May 1915 at age 27, from wounds received in action.1
     He was a poet.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 1st Royal Dragoons.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).1 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1658. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 102. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Lt. Hon. Ivo George Winifred Grenfell

M, #66446, b. 5 September 1898, d. 8 October 1926
Last Edited=9 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Lt. Hon. Ivo George Winifred Grenfell was born on 5 September 1898.1 He was the son of William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough and Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane.2 He died on 8 October 1926 at age 28, following a car crash.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Reserve Officers, Grenadier Guards.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1658. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 102. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough1

M, #66447, b. 30 October 1855, d. 9 January 1945
Last Edited=28 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough was born on 30 October 1855.1 He was the son of Charles William Grenfell and Georgiana Caroline Lascelles.1 He married Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane, daughter of Hon. Julian Henry Charles Fane and Lady Adine Eliza Anne Cowper, on 17 February 1887.1 He died on 9 January 1945 at age 89, without surviving male issue.2
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.2 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1879 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He held the office of High Steward of Maidenhead in 1880.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Salisbury between 1880 and 1882.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Salisbury between 1885 and 1886.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Buckinghamshire in 1890.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hereford between 1892 and 1893.1 He was President of the London Chamber of Commerce.1 He was President of the British Chamber of Commerce.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Buckinghamshire, Wycombe Division between 1900 and 1905.1 He was created 1st Baron Desborough, of Taplow, co. Buckingham [U.K.] on 30 December 1905.1 He was invested as a Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.) in 1907.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Royal Victorian Order (K.C.V.O.) in 1908.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Berkshire.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Tower Hamlets.2 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the Redeemer of Greece.3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Buckinghamshire.2 He held the office of Captain Yeomen of the Guard between 1924 and 1929.2 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1925.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1928.1 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1936 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1938.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Children of William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough and Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 102. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1657. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane1

F, #66448, b. 27 June 1867, d. 28 May 1952
Last Edited=19 Apr 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane was born on 27 June 1867.2 She was the daughter of Hon. Julian Henry Charles Fane and Lady Adine Eliza Anne Cowper.1,2 She married William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough, son of Charles William Grenfell and Georgiana Caroline Lascelles, on 17 February 1887.1 She died on 28 May 1952 at age 84.2
      Her married name became Grenfell. She held the office of Extra Lady of the Bedchamber to HM Queen Mary.2 As a result of her marriage, Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane was styled as Baroness Desborough on 30 December 1905.

Children of Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane and William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 102. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Francis Henry Fane1

M, #66449, b. 18 July 1868, d. 9 March 1876
Last Edited=13 Feb 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     John Francis Henry Fane was born on 18 July 1868.1 He was the son of Hon. Julian Henry Charles Fane and Lady Adine Eliza Anne Cowper.1 He died on 9 March 1876 at age 7.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Lt. Hon. Gerald William Grenfell

M, #66450, b. 29 March 1890, d. 30 July 1915
Last Edited=28 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Lt. Hon. Gerald William Grenfell was born on 29 March 1890.1 He was the son of William Henry Grenfell, 1st and last Baron Desborough and Ethel Anne Priscilla Fane.2 He died on 30 July 1915 at age 25, killed in action.1
     He gained the rank of Temporary Lieutenant in the service of the 8th (Service) Battalion, Rifle Brigade.1 He fought in the First World War.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1658. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 102. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.