William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick

M, #85241, b. 16 September 1863, d. 18 March 1929
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick was born on 16 September 1863.1 He was the son of William Hale John Charles Pery, 3rd Earl of Limerick and Caroline Maria Gray.2 He married May Imelda Josephine Irwin, daughter of Joseph Burke Irwin, on 23 July 1890.1 He died on 18 March 1929 at age 65.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant between 1884 and 1890 in the service of the 4th Battalion, Rifle Brigade.1 He gained the rank of Captain and Honorary Major in the service of the 5th Battalion, Royal Munster Fusiliers.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Limerick of the City of Limerick [I., 1800] on 8 August 1896.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Limerick [I., 1803] on 8 August 1896.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Glentworth of Mallow [I., 1790] on 8 August 1896.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Foxford of Stackpole Court, co. Clare [U.K., 1815] on 8 August 1896.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of County Limerick.1

Children of William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick and May Imelda Josephine Irwin

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Edmund Colquhoun Pery, 5th Earl of Limerick

M, #85242, b. 16 October 1888, d. 4 August 1967
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Edmund Colquhoun Pery, 5th Earl of Limerick was born on 16 October 1888.1 He was the son of William Hale John Charles Pery, 3rd Earl of Limerick and Isabella Colquhoun.2 He married Angela Olivia Trotter, daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Henry Trotter and Olivia Georgiana Wellesley, on 1 June 1926.1 He died on 4 August 1967 at age 78.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He fought in the First World War, in Egypt, Gallipoli and Framce, and was mentioned in despatches.1 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1918.1 He held the office of Lieutenant of the City of London.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Foxford of Stackpole Court, co. Clare [U.K., 1815] on 18 March 1929.2 He succeeded to the title of 5th Viscount Limerick of the City of Limerick [I., 1800] on 18 March 1929.2 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Limerick [I., 1803] on 18 March 1929.2 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baron Glentworth of Mallow [I., 1790] on 18 March 1929.2 He gained the rank of Brevet Colonel in the service of the Royal Artillery (TA).1 He was Colonel of the 11th Brigade, Royal Horse Artillery (TA).1 He was Colonel of the City of London Yeomanry Battery, Royal Horse Artillery (Territorial Army).1 He was Honorary Colonel of the City of London Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps (Territorial Army) between 1932 and 1952.1 He was decorated with the award of the Territorial Decoration (T.D.).1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1945.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1953.1 He was invested as a Companion of Honour (C.H.) in 1960.1

Children of Edmund Colquhoun Pery, 5th Earl of Limerick and Angela Olivia Trotter

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2337. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Victoria May Pery1

F, #85243, b. 4 May 1893, d. 27 December 1918
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Lady Victoria May Pery was born on 4 May 1893.1 She was the daughter of William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick and May Imelda Josephine Irwin.2 She married James Cox Brady, son of Anthony Brady, on 14 October 1914.1 She died on 27 December 1918 at age 25.1
      Her married name became Brady.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Imelda Sybil Pery1

F, #85244, b. 10 November 1891, d. 12 November 1891
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Imelda Sybil Pery was born on 10 November 1891. She was the daughter of William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick and May Imelda Josephine Irwin.2 She died on 12 November 1891.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Edmond William Claude Gerard de Vere Pery, Lord Glentworth1

M, #85245, b. 14 October 1894, d. 18 May 1918
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Captain Edmond William Claude Gerard de Vere Pery, Lord Glentworth was born on 14 October 1894.1 He was the son of William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick and May Imelda Josephine Irwin.2 He died on 18 May 1918 at age 23, killed in action.1
     He was styled as Lord Glentworth between 1896 and 1918.1 He fought in the First World War.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Warwickshire Yeomanry.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Air Force.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


James Charles Henry Colquhoun1

M, #85246
Last Edited=29 May 2009

Child of James Charles Henry Colquhoun

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

May Imelda Josephine Irwin1

F, #85247, d. 11 March 1943
Last Edited=29 May 2009
     May Imelda Josephine Irwin was the daughter of Joseph Burke Irwin.2 She married William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick, son of William Hale John Charles Pery, 3rd Earl of Limerick and Caroline Maria Gray, on 23 July 1890.1 She died on 11 March 1943.
      Her married name became Pery. As a result of her marriage, May Imelda Josephine Irwin was styled as Countess of Limerick on 8 August 1896. She was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1920.1

Children of May Imelda Josephine Irwin and William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Joseph Burke Irwin1

M, #85248
Last Edited=29 May 2009
     Joseph Burke Irwin lived at The Priory, County Limerick, Ireland.2

Child of Joseph Burke Irwin

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Cox Brady1

M, #85249, d. 1927
Last Edited=29 May 2009
     James Cox Brady was the son of Anthony Brady.2 He married Lady Victoria May Pery, daughter of William Henry Edmond de Vere Sheaffe Pery, 4th Earl of Limerick and May Imelda Josephine Irwin, on 14 October 1914.1 He died in 1927.1
     He lived at New York City, New York, U.S.A..1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Angela Olivia Trotter1

F, #85250, d. 1981
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
     Angela Olivia Trotter was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Henry Trotter and Olivia Georgiana Wellesley.2 She married Edmund Colquhoun Pery, 5th Earl of Limerick, son of William Hale John Charles Pery, 3rd Earl of Limerick and Isabella Colquhoun, on 1 June 1926.1 She died in 1981.1
      Her married name became Pery. As a result of her marriage, Angela Olivia Trotter was styled as Countess of Limerick on 18 March 1929. She held the office of Member of the London City Council between 1936 and 1946.1 She was vice-chairman of the British Red Cross Society between 1942 and 1963.1 She was invested as a Dame Commander, Order of the British Empire (D.B.E.) in 1946.1 She was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.) in 1954.1 She was decorated with the award of the Austrian Order of Merit in 1959.1 She was invested as a Companion of Honour (C.H.) in 1974.1 She was decorated with the award of the Henry Dunant Medal in 1975.1 She was Governor of Stowe before 1976.1 She was Governor of Charterhouse before 1976.1 She held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of West Sussex in 1977.1 She was president of the Multiple Schlerosis Society.1 She was chairman Standing Committe of the Internatal Red Cross.1

Children of Angela Olivia Trotter and Edmund Colquhoun Pery, 5th Earl of Limerick

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2337. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]