Hon. Selina Polly Dawson Eccles1

F, #80601, b. 18 January 1937
Last Edited=22 Mar 2011
     Hon. Selina Polly Dawson Eccles was born on 18 January 1937.2 She is the daughter of David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles and Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson.1 She married, firstly, Robin Andrew Duthac Carnegie, son of Major Hon. James Duthac Carnegie and Claudia Katharine Angela Blackburn, on 1 June 1962.1,3 She and Robin Andrew Duthac Carnegie were divorced in 1969.3 She married, secondly, George John Charles Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne, son of Major Lord Charles George Francis Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, on 22 December 1969.1 She and George John Charles Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne were divorced in 1978.1
      Hon. Selina Polly Dawson Eccles also went by the nick-name of Polly.3 From 1 June 1962, her married name became Carnegie.1 From 22 December 1969, her married name became Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice.1 As a result of her marriage, Hon. Selina Polly Dawson Eccles was styled as Marchioness of Lansdowne on 22 December 1969.

Child of Hon. Selina Polly Dawson Eccles and Robin Andrew Duthac Carnegie

Citations

  1. [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 424. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1268. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles1

M, #80602, b. 18 September 1904, d. 24 February 1999
Last Edited=22 Mar 2011
     David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles was born on 18 September 1904.3 He was the son of William C. McAdam Eccles and Anna Coralie Anstie.4 He married, firstly, Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson, daughter of Bertrand Edward Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn and Minnie Ethel Yarrow, on 1 October 1929.3 He married, secondly, Mary Morley Crapo on 26 September 1984.3 He died on 24 February 1999 at age 94.3
     He was educated at Winchester College, Winchester, Hampshire, England.3 He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.3 He was with the Ministry of Economic Warfare between 1939 and 1940.3 He was Economic Advisor to the British Ambassador in Lisbon and Madrid between 1940 and 1942.3 He was with the Ministry of Production between 1942 and 1943.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Chippenham between 1943 and 1962.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1951.3 He held the office of Minister of Works between 1951 and 1954.3 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Royal Victorian Order (K.C.V.O.) in 1953.3 He held the office of Minister of Education between 1954 and 1957.3 He held the office of President of the Board of Trade between 1957 and 1959.3 He held the office of Minister of Education between 1959 and 1962.3 He was created 1st Baron Eccles, of Chute, co. Wilts [U.K.] on 1 August 1962.3 He was created 1st Viscount Eccles, of Chute, co. Wilts [U.K.] on 14 January 1964.4 He wrote the book Half-Way to Faith, published 1966.3 He was invested as a Companion of Honour (C.H.).3 He wrote the book Life and Politics: A Moral Diagnosis, published 1967.3 He wrote the book On Collecting, published 1968.3 He held the office of Minister with Special Responsibility for Arts between 1970 and 1973.3 He held the office of Postmaster-General between 1970 and 1973.3 He wrote the book By Safe Hand: Letters of Sybil and David Eccles 1939-42, published 1983.3 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1984.3

Children of David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles and Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson



Citations

  1. [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 424. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1268. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Gillian Anna Morgan1

F, #80603, d. 1982
Last Edited=31 Aug 2005
     Gillian Anna Morgan was the daughter of Alured Morgan.1 She married George John Charles Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne, son of Major Lord Charles George Francis Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, on 15 October 1978.1 She died in 1982.1
     She succeeded to the title of Marchioness of Lansdowne on 15 October 1978. From 15 October 1978, her married name became Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice.1

Citations

  1. [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 424. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Alured Morgan1

M, #80604
Last Edited=28 Aug 2005

Child of Alured Morgan

Citations

  1. [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 424. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Penelope Eve Bradford1

F, #80605, d. 31 December 2006
Last Edited=6 Feb 2007
     Penelope Eve Bradford was the daughter of Commander George Francis Norton Bradford.2 She married, firstly, David Rolt before 1982.1 She married, secondly, Hon. John Astor, son of Lt.-Col. John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor of Hever and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, in 1982.1 She married, thirdly, George John Charles Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne, son of Major Lord Charles George Francis Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice and Lady Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, on 12 July 1995.1 She died on 31 December 2006, from cancer.3
      From before 1982, her married name became Rolt.1 From 1982, her married name became Astor.1 From 12 July 1995, her married name became Mercer Nairne Petty-FitzMaurice. She succeeded to the title of Marchioness of Lansdowne on 12 July 1995. She lived in 2003 at The Garden House, Selworthy, Somerset, England.2

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 132. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2240. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.


Commander George Francis Norton Bradford1

M, #80606
Last Edited=31 Aug 2005
     Commander George Francis Norton Bradford gained the rank of Commander in the service of the Royal Navy.1

Child of Commander George Francis Norton Bradford

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 132. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2240. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson1

F, #80607, b. 1904, d. 2 June 1977
Last Edited=8 May 2011
Sybil, Viscountess Eccles 2
     Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson was born in 1904. She was the daughter of Bertrand Edward Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn and Minnie Ethel Yarrow.3 She married David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles, son of William C. McAdam Eccles and Anna Coralie Anstie, on 1 October 1929.1 She died on 2 June 1977.1
      From 1 October 1929, her married name became Eccles. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson was styled as Baroness Eccles on 1 August 1962. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson was styled as Viscountess Eccles on 14 January 1964.

Children of Hon. Sybil Frances Dawson and David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1268. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Bertrand Edward Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn1

M, #80608, b. 1865, d. 7 March 1945
Last Edited=1 Jan 2013
Bertrand Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn 2
     Bertrand Edward Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn was born in 1865. He was the son of Henry Dawson. He married Minnie Ethel Yarrow, daughter of Sir Alfred Fernandez Yarrow, 1st Bt. and Minnie Florence Franklin, on 18 December 1900.3 He died on 7 March 1945, without male issue.1
     He graduated from University College London, London, England, in 1888 with a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).1 He was registered as a Member, Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.) in 1890.4 He graduated from London Hospital, London, England, in 1893 with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.).1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London (F.R.C.P.) in 1903.4 He held the office of Phyiscian Extraordinary to HM King Edward VII between 1907 and 1910.4 He held the office of Phyiscian Extraordinary to HM King George V between 1910 and 1914.4 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Royal Victorian Order (K.C.V.O.) in 1911.4 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Army Medical Corps.4 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioed in despatches.4 He held the office of Physician-in-Ordinary to HM King George V between 1914 and 1936.4 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Army Medical Services.4 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1916.4 He gained the rank of Major-General.4 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1917.4 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1919.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.).5 He was created 1st Baron Dawson of Penn, co. Buckingham [U.K.] on 9 February 1920.1 He held the office of President of the Royal College of Physicians in 1931.4 He was created 1st Viscount Dawson of Penn [U.K.] on 30 October 1936.1
     On his death his titles became extinct.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of Nationary Biography.6
     

Children of Bertrand Edward Dawson, 1st and last Viscount Dawson of Penn and Minnie Ethel Yarrow

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 99. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4267. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 98.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  6. [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.

Mary Morley Crapo

F, #80609
Last Edited=8 Jan 2010
     Mary Morley Crapo married, firstly, Donald Hyde before 1984.1 She married, secondly, David McAdam Eccles, 1st Viscount Eccles, son of William C. McAdam Eccles and Anna Coralie Anstie, on 26 September 1984.1
      From before 1984, her married name became Hyde.1 From 26 September 1984, her married name became Eccles. As a result of her marriage, Mary Morley Crapo was styled as Viscountess Eccles on 26 September 1984.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1268. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Miguel Abelló y Gamazo1

M, #80610
Last Edited=1 Feb 2004
     Miguel Abelló y Gamazo is the son of Juan Abelló y Gallo and Ana Isabel Gamazo y de Hohenlohe-Langenburg.1

Citations

  1. [S103] Paul Theroff, An Online Gotha, online http://pages.prodigy.net/ptheroff/gotha/gotha.html. Hereinafter cited as An Online Gotha.