Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Elizabeth Gwendoline Dunbar-Nasmith, OBE [nee Bowlby] 1927-2021

 Elizabeth Gwendoline Dunbar-Nasmith, OBE, who died 8 September, 2021, aged 94, was a scion of the Bowlby landed gentry family, born in March, 1927, daughter of Henry Russell Bowlby [1890-1965], and his wife the former Hermione Hester Isobel Wisden [1898-1981], descended from the Cotton baronets.

She married 8 Apr, 1951, Rear-Admiral David Arthur Dunbar-Nasmith, CB, DSC [1921-97], scion of that landed family, son of Admiral Sir Martin Eric Dunbar-Nasmith, VC, KCB, KCMG [1883-1965], and his wife the former Beatrix Justina Dunbar-Dunbar-Rivers [1897-1962], by whom she had issue, two sons and two daughters, of which one son and one daughter predeceased her.


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