Friday, March 17, 2023

Major Sir Andrew Iain Ochoncar Forbes of Corse, 13th Baronet 1945-2023

Major Sir Andrew Forbes of Corse, 13th Baronet, died 8 March, 2023, aged 77.

Andrew Iain Ochoncar Forbes was born 28 November, 1945, son of Lieutenant-Colonel Patrick Walter Forbes, CBE (1914-1979), of Alford, Aberdeenshire, and his wife the former Margaret Hawthorne Lydall (1912-2001), scion of that landed gentry family; and succeeded to the baronetcy in 2000, on the death of his kinsman, Sir John, the 12th Bt.

He married in 1984, Jane Elizabeth Dunbar-Nasmith (1953-2005), scion of the baronets of that name, daughter of Rear-Admiral David Dunbar-Nasmith, CB, DSO (1921-1997), and his wife the former Elizabeth Gwendoline Bowlby, OBE (1927-2021), scion of that landed family, by whom he had issue. He is succeeded by his son, James Patrick Forbes (born 1 Nov, 1986).



No comments: