Monday, November 23, 2020

Hugh Barkley Gonnerman Dalgety 1943-2020

 _. Hugh Barkley Gonnerman Dalgety, who died 19 November, 2020, aged 77, was a scion of that landed gentry family, of Lockerley Hall, Romsey, Hampshire. He was a renowned huntsman, and master of foxhounds who rode with the Duke of Beaufort's Hunt for over 30 years.

Mr Dalgety was head of the family. His grandfather, Capt Frederick John Dalgety [b 19 Nov 1866- died 23 May, 1926], married 10 June, 1897, the Hon Pauline Caroline McClintock-Bunbury [1877-1935], third daughter of the 2nd Baron Rathdonnell [1848-1929].

He was born in 1943, son of Arthur William Hugh Dalgety [b 17 Nov, 1899- d. 1972], head of the family, and his wife Ada Emily Mary [1903-1990], former wife of John Barrow. He married in 1976, Margaret Anne Baring [born 22 November, 1944], scion of the Baring baronets, of the eponymous banking family, by whom he had issue, two sons, Richard and Thomas, and a daughter, Katherine. The elder son Richard Hugh Dalgety [born 6 Sept, 1977], succeeds his father as head of the landed gentry family.


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