1-8 of 8 results  for:

  • Presbyterian x
  • social celebrity x
Clear all

Image

Sir William Gordon Gordon- Cumming, fourth baronet (1848–1930) by R. T. & co., pubd 1891 The Illustrated London News Picture Library

Article

Cumming, Sir William Gordon Gordon-, fourth baronet (1848–1930), disgraced socialite, was born on 20 July 1848 at Sanquhar House, near Forres, Moray, the eldest son and second of four children of Alexander Penrose Gordon-Cumming (1816–1866), later third baronet, of Altyre and Gordonstoun, landowner and army officer, and his wife, ...

Image

Millicent Fanny Sutherland-Leveson- Gower, duchess of Sutherland (1867–1955) by Charles Lallie, c. 1906 © National Portrait Gallery, London

Article

Gower, Millicent Fanny Sutherland-Leveson- [née Millicent Fanny St Clair-Erskine], duchess of Sutherland (1867–1955), society hostess and social reformer, was born on 20 October 1867 at Dysart House, Fife, the eldest child of Robert St Clair-Erskine, fourth earl of Rosslyn (1833–1900), and his wife, ...

Image

Frances Jane Horner, Lady Horner (1854/55–1940) by Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones, 1879 Christie's Images Ltd. (2004)

Article

Horner [née Graham], Frances Jane, Lady Horner (1854/5–1940), hostess and patron of the arts, the fourth daughter and sixth of the eight children of William Graham (1818–1885), MP, India merchant, and art patron, and Jane Catherine, daughter of John Lowndes of Renfrewshire...

Image

Neil Munro Roger (1911–1997) by Francis Goodman, 1951 © reserved; collection National Portrait Gallery, London

Article

Roger, Neil Munro [Bunny] (1911–1997), couturier and socialite, was born on 9 June 1911 at 90 North Gate, St Marylebone, London, the second of the three sons of Sir Alexander Roger (1878–1961), businessman, and his wife, Helen Stuart Clark (1884–1976), the daughter of a mayor of ...