The Hon. Sidney Herbert Buller-Fullerton-Elphinstone 16th Lord Elphinstone And 2nd Baron Elphinstone Kt Frse Frsgs

Brief Life History of The Hon. Sidney Herbert

When The Hon. Sidney Herbert Buller-Fullerton-Elphinstone 16th Lord Elphinstone And 2nd Baron Elphinstone Kt Frse Frsgs was born on 27 July 1869, in East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Buller-Fullerton-Elphinstone 15th Lord Elphinstone, was 40 and his mother, Constance Euphemia Woronzow Murray, was 30. He married Mary Frances Bowes-Lyon Lady Elphinstone, DCVO on 14 July 1910, in Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He immigrated to Ellis Island, New York City, New York, United States in 1909 and lived in Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871 and St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 28 November 1955, in Musselburgh, Haddingtonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 86, and was buried in Inveresk, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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The Hon. Sidney Herbert Buller-Fullerton-Elphinstone 16th Lord Elphinstone And 2nd Baron Elphinstone Kt Frse Frsgs
1869–1955
Mary Frances Bowes-Lyon Lady Elphinstone, DCVO
1883–1961
Marriage: 14 July 1910
Hon. Mary Elizabeth Elphinstone
1911–1980
Lord John Alexander Elphinstone, 17th Baron Elphinstone
1914–1975
Hon. Jean Constance Elphinstone
1915–1999
Rev. Hon. Andrew Charles Victor Elphinstone
1918–1975
Hon. Margaret Buller- Fullerton- Elphinstone LVO
1925–2016

Sources (16)

  • Sidney H Elphinstone, "Scotland Census, 1871"
  • Sidney Herbert Elphinstone, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • Sidney H Elphinstone Baron, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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Name Meaning

Either a variant spelling of Ty or a transferred use of the surname, a local name for someone who lived by a common pasture, Middle English tye.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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