Friday, October 20, 2006

Sir Peter Dupree, 5th Baronet

Sir Peter Dupree, 5th Baronet, died 12 September, 2006. He was aged 82. He was b. 20 Feb, 1924, son of Sir Victor Dupree, 3rd Bt (b. 19 Dec 1887; d. 13 Aug 1976); succeeded to the baronetcy (cr. 1921), on the demise of his father, 1976; married 1947, Joan (d. 2000), daughter of Capt. James Desborough Hunt; according to reference books he dies without issue, but the Telegraph death notice says he was the father of Stephen and grandfather of Emily, William and Richard; he is succeeded in the baronetcy (according to Who's Who) by his cousin, (Thomas William James) David Dupree, who was b. 5 Feb, 1930.

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