Friday, October 21, 2011

Death of Lord Moray

_The 20th Earl of Moray died 23 September, 2011.


Death of Sir Lancelot Errington

From the Times 20 October 2011:

Sir Lancelot, on 18th October 2011, aged 94. Funeral in Appin to be
announced later.

Sir Lancelot ERRINGTON OF BEESLACK KCB (1917-2011) head of that Scots
gentry family of Beeslack (a cadet branch of the ERRINGTONS of
Chadwell Hall) son of Maj Lancelot ERRINGTON (1889-1965) and Elizabeth
Hall (d 1967, dau & h of Maj Charles Henry SANFORD of Beeslack,
Midlothian and Elizabeth Hall, daughter and heiress of Sir John COWAN
1st and last Bt, of Beeslack, Midlothian). He m 1939 Katharine Reine,
dau of Thomas Cropper MACAULAY MC of Kingsmill, Painswick, Glos. They
had 3 sons and 2 daus, the eldest son, Thomas Lancelot Macaulay (b 23
May 1943 and m with issue incl a son and heir), succeeds him as head
of the family.

Maj-Gen John Edward Cordingley

From the Telegraph & Times 18 October 2011:

Major General John Edward died peacefully at home on 14th October
2011. Funeral service on Friday 28th October 2011 at 2.30pm at Holy
Cross, Ramsbury, Wiltshire

He was the son of Air Vice-Marshal Sir John CORDINGLEY KCB KCVO CBE
(1890-1977) and Elizabeth Ruth CARPENTER (d 1938). He m 1st 1940 Ruth
Pamela (div 1961, dau of Major S A BODDAM-WHETHAM of that gentry
family) and had two sons. He m 2nd 1961 (as her 2nd h) Audrey Helen
Anne (1919-2009 d of late Maj-Gen Frederick George BEAUMONT-NESBITT
CVO CBE MC (1893-1971, scion of the marquesses of WILLINGDON) and his
1st w Cecilia Mary Lavinia (1893-1920, d of Maj.-Gen the Hon Sir Cecil
Edward BINGHAM GCVO KCMG CB, s of 5th Earl of LUCAN).

Death of Lady Huntingfield

From the Telegraph of 18 October 2011:

Arabella née Fraser died peacefully at home 16th October 2011,
surrounded by her family, age 51. Funeral on Saturday 22nd October at
2.30 p.m. at St Mary's Beauly. Please all come.

She was the dau of Maj Alastair Hugh Joseph FRASER MC of Moniack
Castle, Kirkhill, Inverness-shire (1919-86, gs of 13th Lord LOVAT and
a scion of the earls of VERULAM). She m 1982 the 7th Baron
HUNTINGFIELD (b 1954 son of the 6th Baron and his wife a scion of the
earls of DARTMOUTH) and had 4 sons (aged between 26 and 21 and all
unmarried) and a dau. Her eldest son, the Hon Gerard Charles Alistair
(b 1985) is the heir to the barony.

Zia Snow

_.The Lady Edwina Louise Snow [nee Grosvenor], born 1981, scion of the Dukes of Westminster, wife of Daniel Robert Snow [b 3 Dec 1978], descended from the Earls Lloyd George of Dwyfor, gave birth to a daughter, Zia, at the Portland Hosp, London, 13 Oct, 2011. Lady Edwina is the 2nd dau of the Duke & Duchess of Westminster.