27th Generation


146. Robert Francis "Bob of Bath" Wilberforce CBE was born on 8 December 1887. He died in 1988 at the age of 101 in Corston. Robert Francis, C.B.E. (1924), Barrister-at-Law, Inner Temple, (1921), Cultural Adv. to British Information Services, New York; served with War Trade Intelligence Depart. 1915-16, attache H.M. Legation to Holy See. 1917-19, Foreign Office Dir., British Library of Information, New York, 1920; member of several international missions (c/o Foreign Office, S.W.1; Brooks’s Club); born 8th December, 1887, educated Beaumont College, Old Windsor, and Balliol College, Oxford (B.A. 1912), married 1st July, 1914, Hope Elizabeth, daughter of late Schuyler Neilson Warren, of New York - L G Pine

Robert Francis "Bob of Bath" Wilberforce CBE and Hope Elizabeth Warren were married on 1 July 1914. Hope Elizabeth Warren died on 15 February 1970. Daughter of late Schuyler Neilson Warren, of New York. - L G Pine

She published a Primer on Persian Rugs