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Arbuthnott, 16th Viscount of, (John Campbell Arbuthnott) (26 Oct. 1924–14 July 2012)  

KT 1996; CBE 1986; DSC 1945; FRSE 1984

Born 26 Oct. 1924; e s of 15th Viscount of Arbuthnott, CB, CBE, DSO, MC, and Ursula Collingwood (...

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Aylesford, 11th Earl of, cr 1714, (Charles Ian Finch-Knightley) (2 Nov. 1918–19 Feb. 2008)  

Born 2 Nov. 1918; er s of 10th Earl of Aylesford; m 1946, Margaret Rosemary Tyer (d 1989); one s one d (and one d decd); died 19 Feb. 2008...

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Butter, Major Sir David (Henry), (18 March 1920–29 May 2010), JP; landowner and farmer; company director; HM Lord-Lieutenant of Perth and Kinross, 1975–95  

KCVO 1991; MC 1941

Born 18 March 1920; s of late Col Charles Butter, OBE, DL, JP, Pitlochry, and Agnes Marguerite (Madge), d of late William Clark, Newark, NJ, USA; ...

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Campbell, Lady Archibald, (Janey Sevilla), (died 1923)  

Born d of late James Callander of Ardkinglas and Craigforth, and of late Hon. Mrs Callander (whose portrait hangs in the King of Bavaria’s Gallery of Beauty at Munich); ward of George, 8th Duke of Argyll; ...

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Colfox, Sir (William) John, (25 April 1924–12 July 2014), JP, DL  

2nd Bt cr 1939

Born 25 April 1924; yr and o surv. s of Sir (William) Philip Colfox, 1st Bt, MC, and Mary (Frances) Lady Colfox (...

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Gregson, Baron cr 1975 (Life Peer), of Stockport in Greater Manchester, (John Gregson) (29 Jan. 1924–12 Aug. 2009)  

AMCT, CIMgt; DL

Born 29 Jan. 1924; died 12 Aug. 2009

non-Executive Director, Fairey Group plc (formerly Fairey Holdings Ltd), 1989–94; with British Steel plc (formerly British Steel Corporation), 1976–94...

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Hamilton of Dalzell, 4th Baron, (James Leslie Hamilton) (11 Feb. 1938–28 Sept. 2006)  

Born 11 Feb. 1938; s of 3rd Baron Hamilton of Dalzell, GCVO, MC and Rosemary Olive (d 1993), d of Maj. Hon. Sir John Coke, KCVO; ...

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Houston, Dame (Fanny) Lucy, (8 April 1857–29 Dec. 1936), among the first five Dame Commanders of the British Empire  

DBE 1917

Born London, 8 April 1857; d of late Thomas Radmall; m 1901, 9th Baron Byron (d 1917); no c; m 1924...

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Kingsdown, Baron cr 1993 (Life Peer), of Pemberton in the County of Lancashire, (Robert Leigh-Pemberton, (Robin)) (5 Jan. 1927–24 Nov. 2013)  

KG 1994; PC 1987

Born 5 Jan. 1927; e s of late Robert Douglas Leigh-Pemberton, MBE, MC, Sittingbourne, Kent; m 1953, Rosemary Davina, OBE, d of late Lt-Col D. W. A. W. Forbes, MC, and late Dowager Marchioness of Exeter; four ...

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Lloyd George of Dwyfor, 3rd Earl cr 1945, (Owen Lloyd George) (28 April 1924–29 July 2010)  

Born 28 April 1924; s of 2nd Earl Lloyd George of Dwyfor, and Roberta Ida Freeman, 5th d of Sir Robert McAlpine, 1st Bt; m 1st, 1949, Ruth Margaret (marr. diss. ...

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Morley, 6th Earl of, cr 1815, (John St Aubyn Parker) (29 May 1923–20 Sept. 2015)  

KCVO 1998

Born 29 May 1923; e s of Hon. John Holford Parker (y s of 3rd Earl), Pound House, Yelverton, Devon; m 1955, Johanna Katherine, d of Sir John Molesworth-St Aubyn, 14th Bt, CBE; one ...

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Morton, 22nd Earl of, (John Charles Sholto Douglas) (19 March 1927–5 March 2016)  

Born 19 March 1927; s of Hon. Charles William Sholto Douglas (d 1960) (2nd s of 19th Earl) and Florence (d 1985...

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Mottistone, 4th Baron, (David Peter Seely) (16 Dec. 1920–24 Nov. 2011)  

CBE 1984

Born 16 Dec. 1920; 4th s of 1st Baron Mottistone; m 1944, Anthea Christine (d 2010), er d of T. V. W. McMullan, Cultra, Co. Down, N Ireland; two ...

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Polwarth, 10th Lord, (Henry Alexander Hepburne-Scott) (17 Nov. 1916–4 Jan. 2005)  

TD

Born 17 Nov. 1916; s of late Hon. Walter Thomas Hepburne-Scott (d 1942); m 1st, 1943, Caroline Margaret (marr. diss. 1969; she ...

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Proby, Sir Peter, (4 Dec. 1911–18 April 2002), Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, 1981–85  

2nd Bt cr 1952, of Elton Hall. co. Huntingdon; FRICS

Born 4 Dec. 1911; s of Sir Richard George Proby, 1st Bt, MC, and Betty Monica (...

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Sarawak, Hh Ranee Of; Margaret Alice Lilly, (died 1 Dec. 1936)  

Born o d of Captain de Windt of Blunsdon Hall, Highworth, Wilts and Dinnington, Northumberland; m 1869, HH Charles Anthony Johnson Brooke, GCMG, 2nd Rajah of Sarawak (...