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Acres, Dr Douglas Ian, (21 Nov. 1924–2 Dec. 2001), DL; Vice President, Magistrates’ Association, since 1988 (Chairman of Council, 1984–87)  

CBE 1987 (OBE 1981); JP

Born Brockley, 21 Nov. 1924; y s of Sydney Herbert and Hilda Emily Acres; m Joan Marjorie, o d...


Alderson, John Cottingham, (28 May 1922–7 Oct. 2011), writer and commentator on police and penal affairs; Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall, 1973–82  

CBE 1981; QPM 1974

Born 28 May 1922; e s of late Ernest Cottingham Alderson and Elsie Lavinia Rose; m 1948, Irené Macmillan Stirling (d 2008); one s...


Anderson, Major Roy Dunlop, (1878–31 Aug. 1932)  

DSO 1917; OBE 1919

Born 1878; s of John Anderson, CIE, MD, FRCP, FRCS; m 1910, Maude Coote, d of William Morriston Davies; no c; died 31 Aug. 1932

Horris Hill, Newbury; Winchester College; Baptiste Scoones...


Artus, Ronald Edward, (8 Oct. 1931–17 July 1999), non-executive Director: Electrocomponents plc, since 1990; GEC, since 1990; The Solicitors Indemnity Fund Ltd, since 1990; CLM Insurance Fund plc, since 1993; (independent) Member of Board, Securities and Futures Authority (formerly Securities Association Ltd), since 1990 (Deputy Chairman, since 1996)  

CBE 1991

Born 8 Oct. 1931; s of late Ernest and of Doris Artus; m 1st, 1956, Brenda M. Touche (marr. diss.); three sone ...


Bagot, Theodosia, (Lady Bagot), (1865–21 Feb. 1940)  

Born 1865; 3rd d of Sir John Leslie, 1st Bt; m 1st, 1885, Lt-Col Josceline FitzRoy Bagot, MP (d 1913); one s three d; son was Sir Alan Desmond Bagot, 1st Bt (...


Bell, Sir Stuart, (16 May 1938–13 Oct. 2012), MP (Lab) Middlesbrough, since 1983; Second Church Estates Commissioner, 1997–2010; barrister  

Kt 2004

Born High Spen, Co. Durham, 16 May 1938; s of Ernest and Margaret Rose Bell; m 1st, 1960, Margaret (marr. diss.), d of Mary Bruce; one s one ...


Bigelow, Melville Madison, (2 Aug. 1846–4 May 1921)  


Born 2 Aug. 1846; o s of Rev. Wm E. and Daphne F. Bigelow; m 1898, Alice Bradford, d of Dr George S. and Jane G. Woodman; ...


Boyle, Sir Cavendish, (29 May 1849–17 Sept. 1916)  

KCMG 1897 (CMG 1888)

Born 29 May 1849; y s of late Captain Cavendish Spencer Boyle, 72nd Highlanders; m 1914, Louise, y d of late Reuben Sassoon, MVO; died 17 Sept. 1916...


Broadley, Alexander Meyrick, (19 July 1847–16 April 1916), lawyer, author, journalist, and collector  

Born 19 July 1847; e s of late Rev. A. Broadley, Canon of Salisbury, and late Frances Jane, y d of late Thomas Meyrick, of Bush, Pembrokeshire; died 16 April 1916...


Brodhurst, Henry William Frederick Cottingham, (26 Aug. 1856–21 Dec. 1943)  

CMG 1911

Born 26 Aug. 1856; e s of late William Henry Brodhurst, BCS; m 1900, Lucy Helen Jane (d 1918), d of James Weir, Bedford; two s...


Calvocoressi, Peter (John Ambrose), (17 Nov. 1912–5 Feb. 2010), author  

Born 17 Nov. 1912; s of Pandia Calvocoressi and Irene (Ralli); m 1st, 1938, Barbara Dorothy Eden (d 2005), d of 6th Baron Henley; two s; 2nd, 2006...


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; ...


Cholmondeley Clarke, Marshal Butler, (14 July 1919–21 Nov. 2007), Master of the Supreme Court of Judicature (Chancery Division), 1973–92  

Born 14 July 1919; s of Major Cecil Cholmondeley Clarke and Fanny Ethel Carter; m 1947, Joan Roberta Stephens (d 2004); two s; died 21 Nov. 2007

Master of the Supreme Court of Judicature (Chancery Division), ...


Churchill, Lady Randolph Spencer, (Jennie Spencer), (1854–29 June 1921), Lady of Grace of St John of Jerusalem, 1901; was proprietor and Editor of the Anglo-Saxon Review  

CI 1885; RRC 1902

Born 1854; d of late Leonard Jerome, New York; m 1st, 1874, Rt. Hon. Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill, 3rd s...


Cleland, Sir Charles, (15 April 1867–19 Jan. 1941)  

KBE 1917; MVO, DL; JP Lanarkshire; JP, DL, Glasgow; LLD of Glasgow University; Hon. FEIS

Born 15 April 1867; e s of late Charles Cleland, Bonville, Maryhill; m 1888, Janet Houston, 2nd ...


Cleminson, Henry Millican, (1885–30 March 1970), Solicitor and Parliamentary Agent, retired; Lloyd’s Underwriter  

Born 1885; s of late Rev. J. R. Cleminson, Hull; m 1917, Hester (d 1945), d of late Hon. Josiah Wood, New Brunswick, Canada, and widow of Lieut Comdr Bernard Harvey; one ...


Cohen, Mrs Nathaniel Louis, (Julia Matilda), (6 Sept. 1853–17 Dec. 1917), President of the Union of Jewish Women  

Born 6 Sept. 1853; d of Prof. Jacob Waley, MA, Conveyancing Council to the Court of Chancery; m 1873, Nathaniel Louis Cohen, LCC (d...


Cotes, Sara Jeannette, (Mrs Everard Cotes), (22 Dec. 1861–22 July 1922)  

Born Brantford, Canada, 22 Dec. 1861; d of Charles Duncan, merchant; m 1890, Everard Cotes; died 22 July 1922


Coulsfield, Rt Hon. Lord, (John Taylor Cameron) (24 April 1934–28 Feb. 2016)  

Born 24 April 1934; s of late John Reid Cameron, MA, formerly Director of Education, Dundee; m 1964, Bridget Deirdre Sloan; no c; died 28 Feb. 2016

PC 2000; a Senator of the College of Justice in Scotland, ...


Cowen, Rt Hon. Sir Zelman, (7 Oct. 1919–8 Dec. 2011), QC; Provost of Oriel College, Oxford, 1982–90; Pro-Vice-Chancellor, University of Oxford, 1988–90; Director, John Fairfax Holdings Ltd, 1992–96 (Chairman, 1992–94)  

AK 1977; GCMG 1977 (CMG 1968); GCVO 1980; Kt 1976; PC 1981

Born 7 Oct. 1919; s of late Bernard and of Sara Cowen; m 1945, Anna Wittner; three ...