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Anstey, Vera, (1889–26 Nov. 1976)  

DSc (Econ.)

Born 1889; 2nd d of James and Mary Powell; m 1913, Percy L. Anstey (d 1920); one s one d; died...


Barnard, 11th Baron, (Harry John Neville Vane) (21 Sept. 1923–3 April 2016)  

TD 1960

Born 21 Sept. 1923; er s of 10th Baron Barnard, CMG, OBE, MC, TD, and Sylvia Mary (d 1993), d of Herbert Straker; ...


Buccleuch, 9th Duke of, (Walter Francis John Montagu Douglas Scott) (28 Sept. 1923–4 Sept. 2007)  

KT 1978; VRD; JP

Born 28 Sept. 1923; o s of 8th Duke of Buccleuch, KT, GCVO, PC, and Vreda Esther Mary (d 1993...


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; ...


Erskine, Sir (Thomas) David, (31 July 1912–21 March 2007), Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Fife Region, 1981–87; Convener, Fife County Council, 1970–73  

5th Bt cr 1821; JP

Born 31 July 1912; o surv. s of Sir Thomas Wilfred Hargreaves John Erskine, 4th Bt, and late Magdalen Janet, d of Sir Ralph Anstruther, 6th Bt of Balcaskie; ...


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...


Kingston, 11th Earl of, (Barclay Robert Edwin King-Tenison) (23 Sept. 1943–19 March 2002)  

Born 23 Sept. 1943; o s of 10th Earl of Kingston and Gwyneth, d of William Howard Evans (she m 2nd, 1951, Brig. E. M. Tyler (marr. diss.), DSO, MC, late RA and 3rd, ...


Knollys, Hon. (Elizabeth) Charlotte, (1835–24 April 1930), a Bedchamber Woman to Queen Alexandra, 1870–1925  

Born 1835; d of late Rt Hon. Sir William Thomas Knollys, KCB; died 24 April 1930

a Bedchamber Woman to Queen Alexandra, 1870–1925

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Norman, Sir Mark (Annesley), (8 Feb. 1927–9 Sept. 2013), farmer  

3rd Bt cr 1915; DL

Born 8 Feb. 1927; s of Sir Nigel Norman, 2nd Bt, CBE, and Patricia Moyra (d 1986) (who ...


Orr Ewing, Major Sir Ronald Archibald, (14 May 1912–14 Sept. 2002)  

5th Bt cr 1886, of Ballikinrain, Stirlingshire, Lennoxbank, co. Dunbarton; Major (retired) Scots Guards

Born 14 May 1912; e s of Sir Norman Orr Ewing, 4th Bt, CB, DSO, and Lady Orr Ewing (...


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 (...


Sinclair, 17th Lord, (Charles Murray Kennedy St Clair) (21 June 1914–1 April 2004)  

CVO 1990 (LVO 1953)

Born 21 June 1914; o s of 16th Lord Sinclair, MVO, and Violet (d 1953), d of Col J. Murray Kennedy, MVO; ...


Stirling of Fairburn, Captain Sir Roderick William Kenneth, (17 June 1932–24 March 2007), JP; Lord Lieutenant of Ross and Cromarty and Skye and Lochalsh, since 1988  

KCVO 2007; TD 1965

Born 17 June 1932; s of late Major Sir John Stirling, KT, MBE and Lady Marjory Kythé, d of Sir Kenneth Mackenzie, 7th Bt of Gairloch; ...