Sidney Herbert Elphinstone , 16th Baron Elphinstone

27 July 1869–28 November 1955 (Age 86)
Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sidney Herbert

When Sidney Herbert Elphinstone , 16th Baron Elphinstone was born on 27 July 1869, in Musselburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Buller Fullerton Elphinstone, was 40 and his mother, Constance Euphemia Woronzow Murray, was 30. He married Lady Mary Frances Bowes-Lyon 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, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Herbert Elphinstone , 16th Baron Elphinstone
Lady Mary Frances Bowes-Lyon
Marriage: 14 July 1910
Hon. Mary Elizabeth Elphinstone
Lord John Alexander Elphinstone, 17th Baron Elphinstone
Hon. Jean Constance Elphinstone
Rev. Hon. Andrew Charles Victor Elphinstone
Hon. Margaret Buller- Fullerton- Elphinstone LVO

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 July 1910Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1877 · Trial of Detectives
    Age 8
    The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 
    Age 15
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 39
    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: locative name from Elphinstone in Tranent (Midlothian).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (15)

    • Sidney Herbert Elphinstone, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Sidney Herbert Elphinstone, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
    • Sidney H Elphinstone Baron, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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