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Marjorie Alexandra Grant Dallas

Female 1906 - 2003  (96 years)



  • Name Marjorie Alexandra Grant Dallas  [1, 2
    Known as "Margery" 
    Birth 05 Jul 1906  Hampton Court Palace Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3
    Residence Apr 1911  Tempe, South Africa Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    • 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.
    Marriage 30 Jun 1934  St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 5, 6
    John D'Arcy Baker-Carr,   b. 13 Jan 1906, Elham district Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1998, Winchester Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Jan 2003  Romsey Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Person ID I3607  Tatham | Christopher branch | Descendant
    Last Modified 20 May 2013 

    Father Alister Grant Dallas,   b. abt Nov 1866, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Feb 1931, Hill House, Hambledon, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother 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   [7, 8, 9
    Notes 
    • Apr 1911: 6 ch of whom 5 living
    • Mar 1901: 5 serv.
    Family ID F0691  Family Group Sheet

    Family John D'Arcy Baker-Carr,   b. 13 Jan 1906, Elham district Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1998, Winchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Engagement 10 Feb 1934    [10
    • The engagement is announced between John D'Arcy Baker-Carr, Royal Air Force, second son of Brigadier C. D. Baker-Carr, C.M.G., D.S.O., and Mrs. Baker-Carr, of Little Abbots, Betchworth, Surrey, and Margery, youngest daughter of the late Major-General A. G. Dallas, C.B., C.M.G., and Mrs. Dallas, Hill House, Hambledon, Hampshire. [The Times]
    Marriage 30 Jun 1934  St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon, Hants Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 5, 6
    • The marriage took place on Saturday at the church of St. Peter and St. Paul, Hambledon, Hampshire, of Mr. John D'Arcy Baker-Carr, Royal Air Force, second son of Brigadier-General and Mrs. C. D. Baker-Carr, of Little Abbots, Betchworth, Surrey, and Miss Margery Alexandra Grant Dallas, youngest daughter of the late Major-General and Mrs. A. G. Dallas, of Hill House, Hambledon, Hampshire. The Rev. E. Kynaston took the service.
      The bride was given away by her brother-in-law, Colonel Darlington, in the unavoidable absence of her uncle, Mr. James Douglas Dallas. She wore a classical gown of palest-pink satin, with a train Honiton lace lined with palest-pink chiffon. Her veil of Honiton lace was lent by her sister, Mrs. Arthur Darlington, and she carried a sheaf of lilies and wore a pearl necklace. Nicolette Dallas and Pamela Darlington, in frocks of peach-pink silk net trimmed with pink lace, were the train-bearers. There were three grown-up bridesmaids - Miss Anne Darlington, Miss Barbara Hawkins, and Miss Armynel Baylay - who wore dresses of peach-pink lace over pink chiffon. They had wreaths of painted crystal leaves and carried bouquets of Ophelia roses. Mr. Christopher Baker-Carr was best man to his brother.
      Mrs. Alister Dallas afterwards held a reception at Hill House, Hambledon (lent by Colonel and Mrs. Frank Hall, uncle and aunt of the bride), and among the guests were:-
      Mrs. Baker-Carr, Mrs. Arthur Brooke, Colonel and Mrs. Darlington, Colonel and Mrs. Frank Hall, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Briscoe, Mrs. Cecil Brooke, Mrs. Caryl Fiennes, Mrs. Christopher, Mrs. Finnis, Captain Montgomery-Hawkins, Mrs. Reginald Roper, Colonel and Mrs. Mainwaring-Parker, Mr. Anthony Darlington, Mr. Alexander Dallas, Major and Mrs. Edward Rickards, Miss Sylvia Birch, Mr. Edward Rickards, Captain and Mrs. Seton-Christopher, Captain Stuart-Hamilton, General and Mrs. Baylay, Mrs. Young, Admiral and Mrs. Nugent, Major and Mrs. Geiger, Colonel and Mrs. Byrne, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Byrne, Admiral and Mrs. Elder, Mrs. Paul Neal, Mr. Gerald Byrne, Captain and Mrs. Martin. [+ 33 more names] [The Times]
    Notes 
    • no children [6]
    Last Modified 01 Nov 2011 
    Family ID F1494  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 05 Jul 1906 - Hampton Court Palace Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1911 - Tempe, South Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 30 Jun 1934 - St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon, Hants Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 30 Jun 1934 - St Peter & St Paul, Hambledon, Hants Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S01] Census, UK, 1911.
      age 4 b Hampton Court Palace

    2. [S02] BMD Index, birth reg Kingston/T, 3Q1906.

    3. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Romsey, Jan 2003.
      b 05 Jul 1906

    4. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg Droxford, 2Q1934.

    5. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 02 Jul 1934.

    6. [S18] Who's Who / Who was Who.

    7. [S02] BMD Index, marriage reg SGHS, 2Q1890.

    8. [S13] thePeerage.com.

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

    10. [S05] The Times, forthcoming marriages, 10 Feb 1934.