Richard Strachey

The personal details and relationships of Richard Strachey

 

Personal Details

DBID Gender Title

PEOPLE

 63   Male  Sir
First Name Middle Name Last Name

 Richard

Strachey 

 

DOB Place of Birth DOD Place of Death
 24/07/1817 Sutton Court, Chew Magna  
Father's last name if different Mother's / Own maiden name
   

 

Remarks

 General Sir Richard GCSI, FRS. President of the Royal Geographical Society for 2 years. Awarded the scientific honour of a Gold Medal by The Royal Society. Eldest son Richard John Strachey 1861-1935 during WW1 served in the War Office, he also fought in Burma. 2nd child Dorothea married Simon Bussy the French artist, was active in the French Resistance during WWII and became a friend of Eleanor Roosevelt. His 3rd child Ralph was Chief Engineer of the East Indian Railway. 4th Child Pilippa (Pippa) 

Personal Relationships

Person Relationship Date/Period

Dorothy Bussy

Daughter  

Simon Albert Bussy

Son-in-Law  

Margaret Neville Hill

Daughter  

Lytton Giles (Lytton) Strachey

Son  

Jane Maria Strachey

Wife  

James Strachey

Son  

St Loe John Strachey

Nephew  

Joan Pernel Strachey

Daughter  

Philippa (Pippa) Strachey

Daughter  

Ray Strachey

Daughter -in-law  

Oliver Strachey

Son  

Association with other groups

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