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Alister Grant Dallas

Male abt 1866 - 1931  (~ 64 years)



  • Name Alister Grant Dallas  [1, 2, 3
    Birth abt Nov 1866  Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2, 3
    Marriage 27 May 1890  St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 4, 5
    Mabel Alice Brooke,   b. abt 1868, Nice, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1954, Droxford Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Mar 1901  Captain 16th Queens Lancers  [2
    Residence Mar 1901  Southwood, Park Rd, Camberley Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Occupation Apr 1911  Lieut-Colonel, Staff  [6
    Residence Apr 1911  Tempe, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location ; District HQ & School of Musketry  [6
    • Passengers on "Garth Castle" arr London 27 Jul 1911: 1st class, emb Cape Town: Lt-Col. Alister G Dallas; Mrs Mabel - do-; + ch Jean, Doreen, Aileen, Marjorie.
    Residence 1913  Dulcie, Station Avenue, Walton-on-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Decoration 12 Jul 1915  CB  [8
    Decoration 1916  CMG  [4
    Post/Rank/Title 1916  Major-General  [4, 9
    Residence abt 1927 - 1931  Danehurst, Locks Heath Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11
    Death 02 Feb 1931  Hill House, Hambledon, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 11, 12
    Probate 19 Mar 1931  WInchester Find all individuals with events at this location ; 8,790 10s. 6d.  [11
    • Dallas C.B. Alister Grant of Danehurst Raley-road Locks Heath Sarisbury Hampshire died 2 February 1931 at Hill House Hambledon Hampshire Probate Winchester 19 March to Mabel Alice dallas widow. Effects 8790 10s. 6d. [NPC]
    Notes 
    • not found in UK census before 1901
    • Dallas, Maj.-Gen. Alister Grant, CB 1915, CMG 1916. Born 10 June 1866; 2nd s of late Alexander Grant Dallas, JP, DL, Inverness-shire; m Mabel Alice, d of late Brig.-Gen. Henry Francis Brooke, of Ashbrooke, Co. Fermanagh; one s four d ; died 2 Feb. 1931. Career: Entered army, 16th Lancers, 1886; Captain, 1892; Major, 1901; Lt-Col 1907; Colonel, 1911; General Staff Officer, 2nd Grade, 1907; Commandant School of Musketry, South Africa, 1907-11; General Staff Officer, 1st Grade, 1911; served Indian Frontier, Tochi Valley, 1897 (medal with clasp despatches); Tirah, 1897-98 (clasp); South African War, 1899-1902 (despatches, Queen's medal 2 clasps, King's medal 2 clasps); European War, 1914-17; Brig.-Gen. GS 4th Corps; Commanded 32nd Brigade, Gallipoli; 53rd Division, Egypt and Palestine (despatches five times, CB, CMG, White Eagle 1st Class, promoted Maj.-Gen.); retired pay, 1922. Club: United Service. Address: Danehurst, Locks Heath, nr Southampton, Hants. [Who was Who]
    Person ID I2697  Tatham | Christopher branch | Spouse
    Last Modified 20 May 2013 

    Family Mabel Alice Brooke,   b. abt 1868, Nice, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1954, Droxford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Marriage 27 May 1890  St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 4, 5
    Notes 
    • Apr 1911: 6 ch of whom 5 living
    • Mar 1901: 5 serv.
    Children 
    +1. Mabel Jean Grant Dallas,   b. 13 Feb 1891, Lucknow, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Feb 1973, Droxford Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Douglas Arbuthnot Grant Dallas,   b. abt 1894, Lucknow, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1950, Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)
    +3. Doreen Sybil Grant Dallas,   b. 18 Oct 1895, Ealing Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1972, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Aileen Margaret Grant Dallas,   b. 21 Jan 1898, Simla, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1991, Winchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     5. Marjorie Alexandra Grant Dallas,   b. 05 Jul 1906, Hampton Court Palace Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 2003, Romsey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 05 Jul 2010 
    Family ID F0691  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - abt Nov 1866 - Kensington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 27 May 1890 - St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 27 May 1890 - St George, Hanover Square, Mayfair Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mar 1901 - Southwood, Park Rd, Camberley Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - District HQ & School of Musketry - Apr 1911 - Tempe, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1913 - Dulcie, Station Avenue, Walton-on-Thames Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1927 - 1931 - Danehurst, Locks Heath Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 02 Feb 1931 - Hill House, Hambledon, Hants Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 8,790 10s. 6d. - 19 Mar 1931 - Winchester Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg SGHS, 2Q1890.

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1901.
      age 34

    3. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Kensington, 4Q1866.

    4. [S13] thePeerage.com.

    5. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      marr 21 yrs

    6. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 44 b London

    7. [S38] City & County Directories, Kellys, Surrey, 1913.

    8. [S05] The Times, Court Circular, 13 Jul 1915.

    9. [S29] Medal Index Cards WW1.

    10. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 11 Oct 1927.
      dau Aileen

    11. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    12. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Droxford, 1Q1931.
      age 64