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Friday, March 07, 2014
Martin Stephen Robert Elwes 1948-2014
_. Martim Stephen Robert Elwes, who died 3 March, 2014, aged 65, was a scion of that landed family, and a nephew by marriage of HRH The Duchess of Kent.
He was born 4 May, 1948, a son of Maj Robert Valentine Gervase Elwes (1922-59), by his wife the former Sonia Sebag-Montefiore, scion of that landed family. He married 1984, Sarah Marianne Worsley (b 1958), scion of the Worsley Baronets (Bt, UK, cr 1838), daughter of Sir (William) Marcus John Worsley, 5th Baronet, of Hovingham Hall, North Yorkshire, and a niece of HRH The Duchess of Kent. They had issue, a son James Robert (b 1986), a son, Hugo Marcus (b 1991), and a daughter, Sophie Bridget (b 1988).