Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere1

M, #73471, b. 27 August 1925, d. 1 September 1998
Last Edited=7 May 2011
     Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere was born on 27 August 1925.1 He was the son of Esmond Cecil Harmsworth, 2nd Viscount Rothermere and Margaret Hunam Redhead.1 He married, firstly, Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews, daughter of John William Matthews, on 21 March 1957.1 He married, secondly, Maiko Joeong-shun Lee in December 1993.1 He died on 1 September 1998 at age 73.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Kent School, Kent, Connecticut, U.S.A..1 He was with Anglo-Canadian Paper Mills between 1948 and 1950.1 He was with Associated Newspapers between 1951 and 1992.1 He was chairman of Associated Newspaper Holdings in 1970.1 On 3 May 1971 he launched the new Daily Mail.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of Merit of Italy in 1977.1 He was chairman of Daily Mail and General Trust in 1978.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the Lion of Finland in 1978.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Harmsworth, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1910] on 12 July 1978.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron Rothermere, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1914] on 12 July 1978.1 He gained the title of 3rd Viscount Rothermere, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1919] on 12 July 1978.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society of Arts (F.R.S.A.).1 He was invested as a Fellow, Institute of Management (F.I. Mgt.).1 He was a Trustee of Reuters.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the Southern Cross of Brazil in 1993.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of the White Rose of Finland in 1995.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of Merit of the Hungarian Republic (Middle Cross with Star) in 1996.1

Children of Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews1

F, #73472, d. 12 August 1992
Last Edited=17 Dec 2008
     Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews was the daughter of John William Matthews.2 She married, firstly, Christopher John Brooks, son of Hon. Herbert William Brooks and Hilda Muriel Steel, on 2 June 1951.2 She married, secondly, Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere, son of Esmond Cecil Harmsworth, 2nd Viscount Rothermere and Margaret Hunam Redhead, on 21 March 1957.2 She and Christopher John Brooks were divorced in 1957.1 She died on 12 August 1992.
      Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews also went by the nick-name of Bubbles.2 From 2 June 1951, her married name became Brooks. From 21 March 1957, her married name became Harmsworth. As a result of her marriage, Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews was styled as Viscountess Rothermere on 12 July 1978.

Child of Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews and Christopher John Brooks

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 961. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mary Travers1

F, #73473, d. 28 November 1610
Last Edited=23 Jun 2011
     Mary Travers was the daughter of Henry Travers and Hon. Genet Preston.1 She married, firstly, James Eustace, 3rd Viscount Baltinglass, son of Rowland Eustace, 2nd Viscount Baltinglass and Joan Butler, before 27 July 1568.2 She married, secondly, Sir Gerald Aylmer, 1st Bt., son of Richard Aylmer and Elinor Fleming, in 1587.1,3 She died on 28 November 1610, without issue.1,4 She was buried on 17 December 1610 at Monkstown, County Dublin, Ireland.1
      From before 27 July 1568, her married name became Eustace.1 As a result of her marriage, Mary Travers was styled as Viscountess Baltinglass on 31 March 1578. From 1587, her married name became Aylmer.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 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 61. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 201. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 231. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Hon. Camilla Patricia Caroline Harmsworth1

F, #73474, b. 28 July 1964
Last Edited=7 May 2011
     Hon. Camilla Patricia Caroline Harmsworth was born on 28 July 1964.1 She is the daughter of Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews. She married Andrew R. Yeates in October 1989.1
      From October 1989, her married name became Yeates.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3412. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Harold Jonathan Esmond Vere Harmsworth, 4th Viscount Rothermere1

M, #73475, b. 3 December 1967
Last Edited=5 Jul 2014
     Harold Jonathan Esmond Vere Harmsworth, 4th Viscount Rothermere was born on 3 December 1967.2 He is the son of Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews.1 He married Claudia Caroline Clemence, daughter of Terence J. Clemence, on 15 July 1993.3
      Harold Jonathan Esmond Vere Harmsworth, 4th Viscount Rothermere usually went by his middle name of Jonathan.1 He was educated at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A..3 He was educated at Gordonstoun School, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland.3 He was managing director of Courier Printing and Publishing.3 He was chairman of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc in 1998.3 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Rothermere, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1919] on 1 September 1998.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baronet Harmsworth, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1910] on 1 September 1998.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Rothermere, of Hemsted, co. Kent [U.K., 1914] on 1 September 1998.2 He was chairman of Northcliffe Newspapers in 2003.3

Children of Harold Jonathan Esmond Vere Harmsworth, 4th Viscount Rothermere and Claudia Caroline Clemence

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.


Maiko Joeong-shun Lee1

F, #73476, b. circa 1950
Last Edited=30 Mar 2008
     Maiko Joeong-shun Lee was born circa 1950. She married Vere Harold Esmond Harmsworth, 3rd Viscount Rothermere, son of Esmond Cecil Harmsworth, 2nd Viscount Rothermere and Margaret Hunam Redhead, in December 1993.1
     She lived at Kyoto, Japan.1 As a result of her marriage, Maiko Joeong-shun Lee was styled as Viscountess Rothermere in December 1993. From December 1993, her married name became Harmsworth. She lived in 2003 at 39 rue du Sentier, Paris, France.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Christopher John Brooks1

M, #73477, b. 13 October 1925, d. 1991
Last Edited=17 Dec 2008
     Christopher John Brooks was born on 13 October 1925.2 He was the son of Hon. Herbert William Brooks and Hilda Muriel Steel.2 He married, firstly, Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews, daughter of John William Matthews, on 2 June 1951.1 He and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews were divorced in 1957.2 He married, secondly, Gwendoline Helen Evans, daughter of Louis D. Evans, on 24 December 1958.2 He died in 1991.2
     He fought in the Second World War.2 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Coldstream Guards.2

Child of Christopher John Brooks and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews

Children of Christopher John Brooks and Gwendoline Helen Evans

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John William Matthews1

M, #73478
Last Edited=17 Dec 2008
     John William Matthews was invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons (F.R.C.S.).1 He lived at Heathcroft, Hertford Heath, England.1

Child of John William Matthews

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sarah Jane Brooks1

F, #73479, b. 1956
Last Edited=8 Feb 2014
     Sarah Jane Brooks was born in 1956.1 She is the daughter of Christopher John Brooks and Patricia Evelyn Beverly Matthews.1 She married Major Harry St. John Holcroft, son of Oliver Holcroft, in 1988.1
      From 1988, her married name became Holcroft.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 961. 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.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Gwendoline Helen Evans1

F, #73480, d. 3 September 2002
Last Edited=17 Dec 2008
     Gwendoline Helen Evans was the daughter of Louis D. Evans.2 She married Christopher John Brooks, son of Hon. Herbert William Brooks and Hilda Muriel Steel, on 24 December 1958.1 She died on 3 September 2002.1
      From 24 December 1958, her married name became Brooks.

Children of Gwendoline Helen Evans and Christopher John Brooks

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 961. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]