Saturday, February 23, 2019
She was born Pamela Rose Weeks, 9 November, 1931, a daughter of the 1st (and last) Baron Weeks (1890-1960), by his second wife the former Cynthia Mary Irvine.
She married 6 April, 1957, Henry Walter Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax (1928-2017), scion of the Barons Dunsany, by whom she had issue, five sons, Richard, Jeremy, Charles, Mark & Edward.
Her eldest son, Richard Drax, is the Conservative MP for South Dorset.
Friday, February 22, 2019
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Julian William Richard Younger was born 10 February, 1950, son of Maj-Gen Sir John Younger, 3rd Baronet, CBE (1920-2002), by his wife the former Stella Janet Lister, daughter of Rev Canon John George Lister; succeeded to the baronetcy (cr 1911), on the death of his father, 14 May, 2002.
He married firstly, 1981 (div 2002) Deborah Ann Wood; married secondly, 2006, Anthea Jane Stainton (b 1949), daughter of Sir Anthony Stainton, KCB, QC.
He is succeeded by a son from his first marriage, Andrew William Younger Thieriot, who was born in 1986.
Alexander Spencer-Churchill is the third son of the late Lord Charles George William Colin Spencer Churchill (1940-2016), of London, by his 2nd wife the former (Elizabeth) Jane Wyndham (b 1948), scion of the Barons Egremont & Leconfield.
Scarlett Spencer-Churchill is a scion of the Barons Belper (Peerage of the UK, cr 1856), daughter of Henry Clavering Tollemache Strutt (b 1953), of Stutton, Suffolk, and Mrs Athena Strutt, also of Stutton.
Sunday, February 17, 2019
The funeral service took place at Markeaton Crematorium, 11 March, 2019.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
She was appointed CBE in 1970.
Marcia Williams, as she then was, changed her surname by deed poll to Falkender in 1974, in which year she was created a life peer as Baroness Falkender, of West Haddon, in Northamptonshire.
Lady Falkender had two sons from a relationship with Walter Terry, sometime political editor of the Daily Mail.
Shaun James Christian Werlbore Ellis Agar was born 21 August, 1945, son of the 5th Earl of Normanton (1910-67), by his wife the former Lady Fiona Pratt (died 1985), daughter of the 4th Marquess Camden, by his wife Lady Joan Nevill, daughter of the 3rd Marquess of Abergavenny.
He succeeded to the family honours on his father's death, 28 January, 1967.
He married firstly, 29 Apr 1970 (div 2000) Victoria Susan Beard (now Mrs Timothy Chadwick); married secondly, Rosalind Bernice Nott (who died 2011). He announced his engagement in 2016 to Mrs Diana de Uphaugh.
Lord Normanton leaves a son and two daughters from his first marriage. The son, James Shaun Christian Welbore Ellis Agar, styled Viscount Somerton (born 7 Sept, 1982), succeeds to the peerages. He is married to Lady Lucy Alexander, daughter of Earl Alexander of Tunis.
The bride-to-be is a granddaughter of the 3rd Baron Amherst of Hackney (1912-80), by his wife the former Margaret Clifton Brown.
Tom Baring is a scion of the Barons Ashburton. His mother, Mrs Veronica Baring is a scion of the Barons Faringdon.
She was the former Evelyn Laura Andon, born circa 1919, daughter of Major William Andon, of Jersey, the Channel Islands; married 9 February, 1946, Sir Standish O'Grady Roche, 4th Baronet (1911-77), who had succeeded his father, also Sir Standish, in 1914; in World War II she served as an officer, WRNS; she was mother of two sons, David and Timothy.
Her husband died 2 April, 1977, aged 66. Her elder son is Sir David Roche, 5th Baronet.
Thursday, February 14, 2019
Janet Helen Attlee was born 25 February, 1923, daughter of Clement Attlee [1883-1967], by his wife the former Violet Helen Millar [1895-1964]; married 15 Nov, 1947, Professor Harold William Shipton [1920-2007], by whom she had a daughter, who predeceased her.
Janet Shipton was a US citizen from 1973. Her father was prime minister 1945-1951.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The funeral takes place ar Golders Green Crematorium, 19 Feb, 2019.
Ashley Hicks, a grandson of the 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, is a godson of the Duke of Edinburgh. He is a son of the late David Hicks by his wife the former Lady Pamela Mountbatten (born 1929).
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Sunday, February 10, 2019
Saturday, February 09, 2019
She was born Caroline Sheila Ley, 10 May, 1943, scion of the Ley baronets, daughter of Sir Gerald Ley, 3rd Baronet (1902-80) by his wife the former Rosemary Catherine Macpherson (1905-77), descended from the Capell Brooke baronets; married 1975, as his fourth and final wife, the 7th Earl of Lonsdale (1922-2006), by whom she had two children, a son and a daughter.
Funeral Service and Interment at St Michael's Church, Lowther, Penrith, Cumbria on Wednesday 6 March, 2019.
Friday, February 08, 2019
Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Succeeded by his only son, James, who was born in 1967.
Her husband was the British industrialist and businessman famed for building the General Electric Company, one of the nation’s most successful businesses.
She was born in 1920, a daughter of Sir Michael Sobell (1892-1993), by his wife the former Anne Rakusen (who died 1987). Sir Michael was a businessman and philanthropist and a noted breeder of thoroughbred racehorses.
She married in 1949, Arnold Weinstock (1924-2002), who was created a life Baron in 1980.
Lady Weinstock had two children, the Hon Simon Weinstock (1952-96), who married Laura Legh, a scion of the Barons Newton; and Dr the Hon Susan Lacroix (b 1955).
Her husband died 24 July, 2002.
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
She was the former Shelagh Kathleen Thift, daughter of Ernest Thift, of Vancouver, Canada, and as Mrs Shelagh Kennedy she married 29 April, 1995, the widower the 10th Earl of Wemyss and the 8th Earl of March, KT.
She was widowed 12 December, 2008.
Funeral at 12 noon on February 27th in Aberlady Parish Church.
Saturday, February 02, 2019
The engagement was announced in February, 2019, between Burberry model Oscar William Tuttiett [born 1988], son of James E. Tuttiett [born 1963] and his wife the former Amelia J Bruce [born 1964], and the Lady Clara Elizabeth Isis Paget [born 12 September, 1988], actress/model daughter of the 8th Marquess of Anglesey [born 13 November, 1950], and his wife the former Georgeanne Elizabeth Elliott Downes
Friday, February 01, 2019