The engagement was announced 4 January, 2006, between Thomas Richard Bell, second son of Mr & Mrs Peter Bell, of Northumberland, & Hermione Mary Wemyss (b 1982), elder daughter of Michael James Wemyss of that Ilk, DL, FRICS (b. 1947), of Wemyss Castle, Fife, by his wife, the former Charlotte Mary Bristowe.
Hermione's paternal grandfather, David Wemyss of that Ilk (1920-2005), married in 1945, Lady Jean Christian Bruce, daughter of the 10th Earl of Elgin & Kincardine. Hermione's gt-grandfatgher, Capt Michael Wemyss of that Ilk (1888-1982) married in 1918, Lady Victoria Alexandrina Violet Cavendish-Bentinck, CVO, who died in 1994 aged 104, daughter of the 6th Duke of Portland.
Source: Daily Telegraph 4 January, 2006