WHITWORTH, Mrs Rex (Victoria Mary Rose nee BUXTON) 1937-2021

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Oct 14, 2021, 5:54:42 AMOct 14
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From the Telegraph of 14 Oct 2021: WHITWORTH Victoria peacefully aged 84. Wife of David Faulkner then Rex Whitworth, much loved mother of John, Kate, Tom, Matthew and Robert, and grandmother to twelve grandchildren. Funeral to be held on Monday October 18th at 2.30pm at Longworth Church. No need to wear black and no flowers, please. Donations, if desired, to arthistorylinkup.org. All enquiries to J Godfrey & Son...

She was d of Maj Robert James BUXTON 1908-68 (2xgt gs of Sir Thomas Fowell BUXTON 1st Bt 1786-1845) and Lilla Mary Alyson PUMPHREY 1914-79 scion of that gentry family f/o Hindley Hall. She m 1st 1958 Maj David James 1932-93 s of Lt-Col Walter Douglas FAULKNER MC 1898-ka1940 and as her 1st h (her 3rd & last h was 11th Earl of Dundee) Patricia Katherine MONTAGU DOUGLAS SCOTT 1910-2012 (gd of 6th Duke of BUCCLEUCH 1831-1914 who was gf of Princess ALICE Duchess of GLOUCESTER 1901-2004), and had 4 sons and a dau. She m 2nd 1999 Maj-Gen Reginald Henry 1916-2004 s of Aymer William WHITWORTH 1877-1976 and Alice Lucy Patience HERVEY 1887-1993 (gt gd of 1st Marquess of BRISTOL 1769-1859 etc).
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