Lytton Giles (Lytton) Strachey

The personal details and relationships of Lytton Giles (Lytton) Strachey

 

Personal Details

DBID Gender Title

PEOPLE

 10   Male  Mr
First Name Middle Name Last Name

 Lytton

Giles (Lytton)

Strachey 

 

DOB Place of Birth DOD Place of Death
 01/01/1880 London 01/01/1932  
Father's last name if different Mother's / Own maiden name
   

 

Remarks

 Educated at Leamington College, Liverpool University, (his uncle Charles Strachey married Ada Raleigh, who was the sister of Walter Raleigh, King Alfred Professor of English Literature at Liverpool University), and Trinity College Cambridge, (at one time his rooms had been on Staircase K of the Great Court at Trinity, in 1906 his brother James had the same rooms). Literary critic and writer, best known as author of Eminent Victorians written in 1918 which is renown for breaking the biography mold by writing his honest opinion of his subjects covering good and bad traits, a turning in point in the writing of biographies which had previously been . Duncan Grant was also a lover. His Godfather was the 1st Earl of Lytton, Viceroy of India, after whom he was named. 

Personal Relationships

Person Relationship Date/Period

Lumsden Barkway

Father in law  

Vanessa Bell

Friend  

Clive Arthur (Clive) Howard Bell

Friend  

Dorothy Bussy

Sister  

Simon Albert Bussy

Brother in law  

Dora Houghton Carrington

Friend  

Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson

Friend  

Roger Eliot Fry

Friend  

David (Bunny) Garnett

Friend  

Duncan James Corrowr Grant

Cousin  

Margaret Neville Hill

Sister  

Arthur Lee Hobhouse

Friend  

John Maynard Keynes

Friend  

Henry Lamb

Lover  

George Mallory

Lover  

G E Moore

Friend  

Ottoline Violet Anne Morrell

Friend  

Philip Morrell

Friend  

John (Jack) Tressider Sheppard

Lover  

Marie Souvestre

Friend  

Thoby Stephen

Friend  

Richard Strachey

Father  

Jane Maria Strachey

Mother  

James Strachey

Brother  

Joan Pernel Strachey

Sister  

Philippa (Pippa) Strachey

Sister  

Ray Strachey

Sister-in-law  

Oliver Strachey

Brother  

Marjorie Strachey

Sister  

St Loe John Strachey

Cousin  

Bernard Swithinbank

Lover  

Saxon Sydney-Turner

Friend  

Leonard Sidney Woolf

Friend  

Virginia Adeline (Virginia) Woolf

Friend  

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