George Wade Share1

M, #73501, b. 1849, d. 1918
Last Edited=28 Jun 2012
     George Wade Share was born in 1849 at Camberwell, London, England.2 He married Mary Isaac Greenwood in 1873 at Lambeth, London, England.2 He died in 1918 at Totnes, Devon, England.2
     He lived at Forest Hill, Surrey, England.1

Child of George Wade Share and Mary Isaac Greenwood

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3411. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Captain Hon. Harold Alfred Vyvyan St. George Harmsworth1

M, #73502, b. 2 August 1894, d. 12 February 1918
Last Edited=7 May 2011
     Captain Hon. Harold Alfred Vyvyan St. George Harmsworth was born on 2 August 1894.1 He was the son of Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere and Mary Lilian Share.1 He died on 12 February 1918 at age 23, from wounds received in action.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Irish Guards (Special Reserves).1 He fought in the First World War, where he was wounded twice.1 He was decorated with the award of the Military Cross (M.C.) in 1918.1

Citations

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

Lt. Hon. Vere Sidney Tudor Harmsworth1

M, #73503, b. 25 September 1895, d. 13 November 1916
Last Edited=7 May 2011
     Lt. Hon. Vere Sidney Tudor Harmsworth was born on 25 September 1895.1 He was the son of Harold Sidney Harmsworth, 1st Viscount Rothermere and Mary Lilian Share.1 He died on 13 November 1916 at age 21, killed in action.1
     He fought in the First World War.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Drake Battalion, Royal Navy Division.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.1

Citations

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

Alfred Harmsworth1

M, #73504, b. 3 July 1837, d. 16 July 1889
Last Edited=6 Feb 2009
     Alfred Harmsworth was born on 3 July 1837 at St. John's Wood, London, England.1,2 He was the son of Charles Harmsworth and Hannah Carter.3 He married Geraldine Mary Maffett, daughter of William Maffett and Margaret Finlayson, on 21 September 1864.4,2 He died on 16 July 1889 at age 52.1 He was buried at St. Marylebone Cemetery, East Finchley, London, England.2
     He was admitted to Middle Temple entitled to practice as a Barrister-at-Law.4

Children of Alfred Harmsworth and Geraldine Mary Maffett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3534] Pat Chambers, "re: Harmsworth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 27 January 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Harmsworth Family."
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Geraldine Mary Maffett1

F, #73505, b. 24 December 1838, d. 29 August 1925
Last Edited=6 Feb 2009
     Geraldine Mary Maffett was born on 24 December 1838 at South Frederick Street, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.2 She was the daughter of William Maffett and Margaret Finlayson.3,2 She married Alfred Harmsworth, son of Charles Harmsworth and Hannah Carter, on 21 September 1864.3,2 She died on 29 August 1925 at age 86.1
      Her married name became Harmsworth.

Children of Geraldine Mary Maffett and Alfred Harmsworth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3534] Pat Chambers, "re: Harmsworth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 27 January 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Harmsworth Family."
  3. [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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


William Maffett1

M, #73506, b. 1781, d. 1865
Last Edited=6 Feb 2009
     William Maffett was born in 1781.2 He married Margaret Finlayson, daughter of unknown Finlayson.2 He died in 1865.2
     He lived at Pembroke Place, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.1

Child of William Maffett and Margaret Finlayson

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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S3534] Pat Chambers, "re: Harmsworth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 27 January 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Harmsworth Family."

Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st and last Viscount Northcliffe1

M, #73507, b. 15 July 1865, d. 14 August 1922
Last Edited=7 May 2011
     Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st and last Viscount Northcliffe was born on 15 July 1865 at Sunnybank, Chapelizod, County Dublin, Ireland.1,2 He was the son of Alfred Harmsworth and Geraldine Mary Maffett.3 He married Mary Elizabeth Milner, daughter of Robert Milner, on 11 April 1888.1 He died on 14 August 1922 at age 57 at Carlton Gardens, Westminster, London, England, without issue.1,2 He was buried at St. Marylebone Cemetery, East Finchley, London, England.2
     He was educated at Stamford Grammar School, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England.1 In 1888 he founded Answers.4 In 1894 he acquired The Evening News.1 In 1896 he founded The Daily Mail.1 He was created 1st Baronet Harmsworth [U.K.] on 23 August 1904.1 He was created 1st Baron Northcliffe, of the Isle of Thanet, co. Kent [U.K.] on 27 December 1905.1 He was principal proprietor of The Times between 1908 and 1922.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 3rd Volunteer Battalion, East Kent Regiment.3 He was Chairman of the British Mission to the U.S.A. between May 1917 and November 1917.1 He was created 1st Viscount Northcliffe, of St. Peter, co. Kent [U.K.] on 14 January 1918.1 He was Director of Propoaganda in Enemy Countries between February 1918 and November 1918.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Rochester University, Rochester, New York, U.S.A..3 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for the Cinque Ports.4 On his death, his titles became extinct.1

Child of Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st and last Viscount Northcliffe and Kathleen (?)

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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S3534] Pat Chambers, "re: Harmsworth Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 27 January 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Harmsworth Family."
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S2292] Gerald Wrohan, "re: Wrohan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 23 May 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Wrohan Family."

Mary Elizabeth Milner1

F, #73508, d. 29 July 1963
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
     Mary Elizabeth Milner was the daughter of Robert Milner.1 She married, firstly, Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, 1st and last Viscount Northcliffe, son of Alfred Harmsworth and Geraldine Mary Maffett, on 11 April 1888.1 She married, secondly, Sir Robert Arundal Hudson on 4 April 1923.1 She died on 29 July 1963.2
      From 11 April 1888, her married name became Harmsworth. As a result of her marriage, Mary Elizabeth Milner was styled as Baroness Northcliffe on 27 December 1905. She was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1918.3 As a result of her marriage, Mary Elizabeth Milner was styled as Viscountess Northcliffe on 14 January 1918. She was registered as a Associate, Royal Red Cross (A.R.R.C.) in 1919.3 She was invested as a Dame of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (D.G.St.J.).3 From 4 April 1923, her married name became Hudson.

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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Milner1

M, #73509
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
     Robert Milner lived at Kidlington, Oxfordshire, England.1

Child of Robert Milner

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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Sir Robert Arundal Hudson1

M, #73510, d. 25 November 1927
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
     Sir Robert Arundal Hudson married Mary Elizabeth Milner, daughter of Robert Milner, on 4 April 1923.2 He died on 25 November 1927.1
     He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.).3 He lived at Hill Hall, Theydon Mount, Essex, England.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  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 207. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3410. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]