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Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Zara Phillips to wed Mike Tindall

-.The engagement was announced 21 Dec, 2010, between Michael James
Tindall, MBE (b 18 Oct 1978), son of Philip Tindall and Mrs Tindall, &
Miss Zara Anne Elizabeth Phillips, MBE (b 15 May 1981), only dau of
Capt Mark Antony Peter Phillips, CVO, ADC (b 22 Sept 1948), descended
from Tiarks LG, by his 1st wife HRH The Princess Anne Elizabeth Alice
Louise, The Princess Royal, LG (b 15 Aug 1950), only dau of HM Queen
Elizabeth II.

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Thursday, December 16, 2010

Octavia Nora Lynne Overton

To Clementine Nora Levinyer Rhodes (b 18 July 1986) and Thomas Paul Overton (b 11 Nov, 1983), a daughter, Octavia Nora Lynne (Ava) OVERTON, born at Harrogate, North Yorkshire, 16 December, 2010.

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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Countess of Burlington: a son

Laura Ann Cavendish (nee Roundell, b 1972) styled Countess of Burlington, wife of William Cavendish, styled Earl of Burlington (b. 6 June 1969), only son and heir of the 12th Duke of Devonshire by his wife the former Amanda Carmen Heywood-Lonsdale, has given birth to a son and heir, in December, 2010.

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Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Countess Mountbatten's grandson to wed

_.The engagement is announced between the Hon Nicholas Louis Charles Norton Knatchbull (b 15 May 1981), only son and heir of the 8th Baron Brabourne (born 8 Oct 1947), by his wife, the former Penelope Meredith Eastwood (b 1953), only dau. of Maj Reginald Wray Eastwood, of Son Vida, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, & Zeaphena Badley

Nicholas is heir to the Brabourne barony (UK 1880), and will one day succeed to the Earldom of Mountbatten of Burma (UK 1947) and barony of Romsey (UK 1947).


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Death of Sir Peter van Notten POLE 5th Bt

Who's Who 2011 obituaries date the death to 31 January 2010:

Sir Peter van Notten POLE 5th Bt (1921-2010). He m 1949 Jean Emily
(dau of Charles Douglas STONE of Borden, W Australia) and had a son
and a dau, the former succeeds to the title:


Sir [Peter] John Chandos POLE 6th Bt (born 27 April 1952, resident in
Australia). Legally discontinued the use of the forename Peter 2009.
He m 1973 Suzanne Norah, dau of Harold Raymond HUGHES and Gwendolene
Maude ___ of Nedlands, W Australia, and had two sons and a dau:


SONS LIVING
Michael van Notten (b 12 May 1980) heir apparent
Andrew van Notten (b 1986)


DAUGHTER LIVING
Naomi Suzanne (b 1983)

Death of Sir Christopher Leeds, Bt

Who's Who 2011 obituaries date the death to 18 November 2009:

SIR Christopher Anthony LEEDS 8th Bt (1935-2009) m 1974 (div 1981)
Elaine Joyce (dau of S/Ldr Cornelius Harold Albert MULLINS). No issue.
He is succ in the title by his 3rd cousin:


Sir John Charles Hildyard LEEDS 9th Bt (b Christmas Day, 1941,
resident in Canada) eldest son of Charles Hildyard Denham Leeds, elder
son of Charles Frederic Augustus Leeds, 3rd and yst son of Capt
William Montagu Leeds, 3rd son of 2nd baronet. Married 1965 Eileen
Rose, dau of Joseph F SHALKA of Fort Kent, Alberta, Canada and has a
son and two daus:


SON LIVING
Michael John Hildyard (b 1975) heir apparent


DAUGHTERS LIVING
Diane Katherine (b 1967) m 1992 Rodney ORR
Brenda Merran (b 1971) m 2000 Robert BINDER of 600 Middle Road,
Belmont, California 94002, USA and has a son.

Death of Henriette Boissevain, former wife of the Marquess of Northampton

_.Henriette Luisa Maria Boissevain, (aka Baroness Bentinck Van Schoonheten; Thyssen-Bornemisza) died at Almaden de la Plata (Sevilla, Spain), 29 November 2010. She born circa 1948, a daughter of Baron Bentinck, sometime Netherlands Ambassador to France, and married 1stly, 1967 (div 1973), Spencer Douglas David Compton, Earl Compton (later 7th Marquess of Northampton), by whom she had a son, Daniel Bingham Compton, styled Earl Compton (born 1973) and a daughter, Lady Lara Katrina Comtpn (b 1968). She later married Richard Thompson and then Serge Boissevain. She had 2 further children, Ambre and Katia.

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Thursday, December 02, 2010

Death of Oliver Worsley, brother of the Duchess of Kent

_. (George) Oliver Worsley, brother of HRH The Duchess of Kent, and a
scion of the Worsley Baronets (cr UK, 1838), died 30 November, 2010.
He was 83. Mr Worsley had been suffering from Huntingdon's disease.
He was b 1927, a son of Sir William Arthington Worsley, 4th Baronet (d
1973), by his wife the former Joyce Brunner. His sister Katharine
Worsley married in 1961, HRH The Duke of Kent, a 1st cousin of the
Queen.
Mr Worsley married 1966, Penelope, dau of Lt-Col Christopher Herbert
Fleetwood Fuller (scion of the Fuller Bts), by whom he had issue.
Thanksgiving Service at All Saints' Church, Hovingham, North
Yorkshire, 13 Dec, 2010.

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Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Death of Richard Parker Bowles, Camilla's former brother-in-law

_.Richard Eustace Parker Bowles, who has died near Lymington, Hants, aged 63, was a scion of the Earls of Macclesfield, and sometime brother-in-law of HRH The Duchess of Cornwall. He was born in 1947, yr son of Derek Henry Parker Bowles (1915-77), by his wife the former Ann De Trafford, DCVO, CBE (d 1987), scion of the the de Trafford Baronets, and was a brother of Andrew Parker Bowles b 1939). Richard
married 1973 (div 1976), Camilla, dau of Charles Younger, by whom he had one daughter, Emma. His ex-wife went on to marry the 3rd Earl of Halifax, &c.

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Death of Richard Parker Bowles, Camilla's former brother-in-law

_.Richard Eustace Parker Bowles, who has died near Lymington, Hants, aged 63, was a scion of the Earls of Macclesfield, and sometime brother-in-law of HRH The Duchess of Cornwall. He was born in 1947, yr son of Derek Henry Parker Bowles (1915-77), by his wife the former Ann De Trafford, DCVO, CBE (d 1987), scion of the the de Trafford Baronets, and was a brother of Andrew Parker Bowles b 1939). Richard
married 1973 (div 1976), Camilla, dau of Charles Younger, by whom he had one daughter, Emma. His ex-wife went on to marry the 3rd Earl of Halifax, &c.

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Duke of Roxburghe's heir to wed

_.The engagement was announced 1 Dec, 2010, between, Charles Robert
George Innes-Ker, styled Marquis of Bowmont & Cessford (b 1981), 1st
son and heir of the 10th Duke of Roxburghe (b 1954), of Floors Castle,
by his wife the former Lady Jane Meriel Grosvenor (b 1953), & the Hon
Charlotte Susanna Aitken (b 1982), elder dau of the 3rd Baron
Beaverbrook (b 1951), by his wife the former Susan Angela More
O'Ferrall (descended from the Jackson Baronets, cr 1869).

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