Baron Arthur Herbert Tennyson Cocks

Baron Arthur Herbert Tennyson Cocks

Male 1887 - 1944  (57 years)    Has more than 100 ancestors and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Arthur Herbert Tennyson Cocks 
    Prefix Baron 
    Relationshipwith Adam
    Born 20 Mar 1887 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Jul 1944 
    Person ID I1403319  Geneagraphie
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2013 

    Father Herbert Haldane Somers Cocks,   b. 05 May 1861,   d. 26 Dec 1894  (Age 33 years) 
    Mother Blanche Margaret Standish Clogstoun,   d. 26 Dec 1895 
    Married 26 Jun 1883 
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Family ID F1301023  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Finola Meeking 
    Married 20 Apr 1921 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth Violet Virginia Cocks,   b. 24 Oct 1922,   d. 1986  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 28 Feb 2013 
    Family ID F1301022  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 6th Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham

      educated at Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, England
      6th Baronet Cocks, of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1772] on 30 September 1899
      6th Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1784] on 30 September 1899
      educated at New College, Oxford University
      fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches
      Legion of Honour.
      Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1919
      Military Cross (M.C.)
      Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Reserve of Officers, Life Guards.
      Honorary Colonel in the service of the 13th Australian Light Horse, 52nd Australian Infantry Battalion and Herefordshire Regiment.
      Lord-in-Waiting between 1924 and 1926
      Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1926
      Governor of Victoria between 1926 and 1931
      Acting Governor-General of Australia in 1930
      Lord-Lieutenant of Herefordshire between 1933 and 1944
      Chief Scout of of the U.K. and Commonwealth between 1941 and 1944
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