(Clement) Michael Charles Royds, who died 12 March, 2023, aged 91, late the 5th Dragoon Guards, was a scion of that landed gentry family, and descended from the Yarrow baronets. He was born 11 August, 1931, son of Percy Edmund Clement Yarrow Royds (1904-1966), of Winsford, Somerset, and his wife the former Madeline Mary Beswicke. He married 2 June, 1956, Victoria Cooke, elder daughter of R.C. Cooke, of East Horsley, Surrey, by whom he had issue, James (b 1958), Radcliffe (b 1961), and Sophia (b 1964).
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