Brig.-Gen. Paul Aloysius Kenna, V.C.1

M, #69701, b. 16 August 1862, d. 30 August 1915
Last Edited=5 Oct 2011
     Brig.-Gen. Paul Aloysius Kenna, V.C. was born on 16 August 1862 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England.2 He was the son of James Kenna. He married, firstly, Lady Cecil Josephine Bertie, daughter of Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon and Caroline Theresa Towneley, on 18 July 1895.3 He married, secondly, Angela Mary Hibbert, daughter of Herbert Aloysius Tichborne Hibbert and Mary Gandolfi-Hornyold, on 2 March 1905. He died on 30 August 1915 at age 53 at Gallipoli, Turkey, from wounds received in action, from a sniper.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 21st Lancers.2 He fought in the Sudan Campaign.2 He was decorated with the award of the Victoria Cross (V.C.) on 15 November 1898, for his actions on 2 September 1898.1,2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.).1 He gained the rank of Brigadier-General in the service of the 21st (Empress of India) Lancers.1 He fought in the Gallipoli Campaign.2

Child of Brig.-Gen. Paul Aloysius Kenna, V.C.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 356. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S227] Max Arthur, Symbol of Courage: The men behind the medal (London, U.K.: Pan Books, 2004), page 657. Hereinafter cited as Symbol of Courage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Kenna

M, #69702
Last Edited=9 Jun 2010
     James Kenna is the son of Patrick kenna.1

Child of James Kenna

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 page 304. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie1

F, #69703, b. 12 March 1895, d. 1987
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie was born on 12 March 1895.1 She was the daughter of Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon and Gwendoline Mary Dormer.1 She married, firstly, Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford, son of Edward Southwell Trafford and Hon. Eleanor Mary Petre, on 21 April 1914.1 She married Colonel Henry Antrobus Cartwright, son of Reverend Arthur Rogers Cartwright, on 5 September 1956.1 She died in 1987.1
      Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie also went by the nick-name of Betty.1 Her married name became Trafford. She was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1938.1 She was Senior Commander in the Auxiliary Territorial Service between 1938 and 1942.1 From 5 September 1956, her married name became Cartwright.1

Children of Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie and Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford1

M, #69704, b. 15 March 1883, d. 8 September 1953
Last Edited=26 Nov 2011
     Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford was born on 15 March 1883. He was the son of Edward Southwell Trafford and Hon. Eleanor Mary Petre.1 He married Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie, daughter of Montagu Arthur Bertie, 7th Earl of Abingdon and Gwendoline Mary Dormer, on 21 April 1914.1 He died on 8 September 1953 at age 70.1
     He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Rifle Brigade.1 He lived at Wroxham Hall, Norfolk, England.1

Children of Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford and Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Edward Bonham1

M, #69705
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Edward Bonham lived at Bramling, Kent, England.1

Child of Edward Bonham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 822. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Edward Willoughby Trafford1

M, #69706, b. 2 July 1924
Last Edited=5 Apr 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Edward Willoughby Trafford was born on 2 July 1924.1 He is the son of Major Sigismund William Joseph Trafford and Lady Elizabeth Constance Mary Bertie.1 He married June Imelda Harding, daughter of Richard Joseph Anthony Harding and Alice Eileen Walsh, on 3 April 1952.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Scots Guards.1 He was educated at Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was decorated with the award of the Knight of Honour and Devotion, Soveriegn Military Order of Malta.1 He lived in 2003 at Broad House, The Avenues, Wroxham, Norfolk, England.2

Children of Edward Willoughby Trafford and June Imelda Harding

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Balfour, 1st Lord Balfour, Baron of Glenawley1

M, #69707, d. 18 October 1634
Last Edited=29 May 2008
     James Balfour, 1st Lord Balfour, Baron of Glenawley was the son of Sir James Balfour and Margaret Balfour.1 He married, firstly, Grisold Balfour, daughter of Patrick Balfour.1 He married, secondly, Lady Elizabeth Hay, daughter of George Hay, 7th Earl of Erroll and Helen Bruce, after 1599.1 He married, thirdly, Anne Blayney, daughter of Edward Blayney, 1st Lord Blayney, Baron of Monaghan and Anne Loftus, before 1627.1 He died on 18 October 1634 at London, England.1 His will (dated 16 October 1634) was probated on 5 March 1634/35 at Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, and was probated again 2 June 1636.1 He died intestate and his estate was administered to pending a suit between his two sons James and Alexander on 15 May 1635.1
      On 28 March 1587 he received by charter from his parents, lands at Costertoun, Edinburgh.1 He received from King James I grants of land in Ireland.1 He was created 1st Lord Balfour, Baron of Glenawley, co. Fermanagh [Ireland] on 8 November 1619.1
     He had one other son and two other daughters by his first wife.1

Children of James Balfour, 1st Lord Balfour, Baron of Glenawley and Grisold Balfour

Citations

  1. [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 I, page 383. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir John Wemyss1

M, #69708
Last Edited=30 Jan 2009
     Sir John Wemyss married Hon. Anne Balfour, daughter of James Balfour, 1st Lord Balfour, Baron of Glenawley and Grisold Balfour, before 1638.1

Citations

  1. [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 I, page 383. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Michael Francis Trafford1

M, #69709, b. 23 August 1953
Last Edited=5 Apr 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.31%
     Michael Francis Trafford was born on 23 August 1953.1 He is the son of Edward Willoughby Trafford and June Imelda Harding.1
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Bernard Edward Trafford1

M, #69710, b. 18 September 1955
Last Edited=5 Apr 2010
Consanguinity Index=0.31%
     Bernard Edward Trafford was born on 18 September 1955.1 He is the son of Edward Willoughby Trafford and June Imelda Harding.1 He married Corinne Jean Furnell, daughter of Alan Furnell, in 1980.1
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He lived in 2003 at Kingstone Villa, Kingstone, Herefordshire, England.1

Children of Bernard Edward Trafford and Corinne Jean Furnell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]