27th Generation


143. Sir Herbert William Wilberforce KBE (1919), CB (1915), CMG (1918)1,3 was born on 4 July 1866.3 He died on 24 April 1950 at the age of 83.3 K.B.E. (1919), C.B.(1915), C.M.G. (1918), Brig.-Gen. 2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen's Bays) (ret.); entered army 1886, served in Hazara Expdn. 1891 (despatches, medal and clasp), A.D.C. to Governor General of Canada 1895-98, served in South African War 1899-1902. (Queen's medal and four clasps, King's Medal and two clasps), employed with South African Constabulary 1900-3, Lt. Col. 1911, Colonel 1914, Served in World War I 1914-19 (despatches five times, K.B.E., C.B., C.M.G.), temp. Brig.Gen. 1917-19, ret. 1920; K.G.St.J.(1920), Cmdr. Legion of Honour, Grand Officer Portuguese Military Order of Avis (3, Eaton Gardens, Hove, Sussex); born 4th July 1866, educated Eton, and R.M.C.

Sir Herbert William Wilberforce KBE (1919), CB (1915), CMG (1918) and Eleanor Catherine Micklem were married on 7 March 1905. Eleanor Catherine Micklem3 died on 7 April 1956.