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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; ...


Boardman, Baron, (Thomas Gray Boardman) (12 Jan. 1919–10 March 2003)  

MC 1944; TD 1952

Born 12 Jan. 1919; s of John Clayton Boardman, late of Daventry, and Janet Boardman, formerly Houston; m 1948, (Norah Mary) Deirdre, ...


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; ...


Corsar, Col Charles Herbert Kenneth, (13 May 1926–9 April 2012), Vice Lord-Lieutenant, Lothian Region (District of Midlothian), 1993–97  

LVO 1989; OBE 1981; TD 1960

Born 13 May 1926; s of Kenneth Charles Corsar and Winifred Paton (née Herdman); m 1953, Mary Drummond Buchanan Smith (Hon. Dame Mary Corsar, DBE); two ...


Dickson, Leonard Elliot, (17 March 1915–24 Feb. 2002), Solicitor, Dickson, Haddow & Co., 1947–84  

CBE 1972; MC 1945; TD 1951

Born 17 March 1915; s of Rev. Robert Marcus Dickson, DD, Lanark, and Cordelia Elliot; m 1950, Mary Elisabeth Cuthbertson; one s one d...


Dobbs, Captain Sir Richard (Arthur Frederick), (2 April 1919–8 July 2004), Lord-Lieutenant of County Antrim, 1975–94 (HM Lieutenant for County Antrim, 1959–75)  

KCVO 1991

Born 2 April 1919; s of Senator Major Arthur F. Dobbs, DL, of Castle Dobbs, and Hylda Louisa Dobbs; m 1953, Carola Day, ...


Gore-Booth, Eva Selina, (died 30 June 1926), writer  

Born 2nd d of Sir Henry William Gore-Booth, 5th Bt of Lissadell, Sligo; died 30 June 1926



Lowther, Sir John (Luke), (17 Nov. 1923–11 April 2011), JP; Lord Lieutenant for Northamptonshire, 1984–98  

KCVO 1997; CBE 1983

Born 17 Nov. 1923; s of Col J.G. Lowther, CBE, DSO, MC, TD and the Hon. Mrs Lowther; m 1952, Jennifer Jane Bevan; one s two ...


McCorkell, Col Sir Michael (William), (3 May 1925–13 Nov. 2006), JP; Lord-Lieutenant, County Londonderry, 1975–2000  

KCVO 1994; OBE 1964; TD 1954

Born 3 May 1925; s of late Captain B. F. McCorkell, Templeard, Culmore, Co. Londonderry and of Mrs E. M. McCorkell; m 1950, Aileen Allen, OBE ...


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 (...


Robertson, Brig. Sidney Park, (12 March 1914–13 Dec. 2008), JP; Vice Lord-Lieutenant of Orkney, 1987–90; Director, S. & J. D. Robertson Group Ltd (Chairman, 1965–79)  

MBE 1962; TD 1967

Born 12 March 1914; s of John Davie Manson Robertson and Elizabeth Park Sinclair; m 1940, Elsa Miller Croy (d 1997); one s one ...


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 (...


Shearer, Magnus MacDonald, (27 Feb. 1924–22 July 2007), JP; Lord-Lieutenant of Shetland, 1982–94; Managing Director, J. & M. Shearer Ltd (Est. 1919), 1960–85  

Born 27 Feb. 1924; s of late Lt-Col Magnus Shearer, OBE, TD, JP, and Flora MacDonald Stephen; m 1949, Martha Nicolson Henderson (d 2003), d of late Captain John Henderson, DSM, and Martha Nicolson; one ...


Smith, Sir Alan, (14 March 1917–1 March 2013), President, Dawson International plc, since 1982  

Kt 1982; CBE 1976; DFC 1941, and Bar 1942; DL

Born 14 March 1917; s of Alfred and Lilian Smith; m 1st, 1943, Margaret Stewart Todd (d 1971); three ...