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Events in ... 1917 ...

In 1917 Edward William Spencer Cavendish 10th Duke Devonshire 1895-1950 (21) and Mary Alice Gascoyne-Cecil Duchess Devonshire 1895-1988 (21) were married

In 1917 Henrietta Diana Juanita Finch-Hatton 1917-1977 was born to Guy Montagu George Finch-Hatton 9th Earl Nottingham, 14th Earl Winchelsea 1885-1939 (31) .

In 1917 Mary Louise Lascelles 1836-1917 (81) died .

In 1917 Florence Legge 1838-1917 (79) died

In 1917 Robert William Orlando Manners 1870-1917 (47) died

In 1917 Edward Beauchamp Seymour 1879-1917 (38) died .

In 1917 Edward Montagu Cavendish Stanley 1894-1938 (22) and Sibyl Louise Beatrix Cadogan 1893-1969 (24) were married (he was her third-cousin).

In 1917 Alexander Mountbatten 1886-1960 (30) and Irene Denison 1890-1956 (26) were married

In 1917 James Gascoyne-Cecil 4th Marquess Salisbury 1861-1947 (55) was appointed 858th Knight Garter: George V .

In 1917 Frederic William Anson 1862-1917 (55) died .

In 1917 Emma Bess Bligh 1832-1917 (85) died .

In 1917 Francis Charles Bridgeman 1846-1917 (71) died .

In 1917 Lewin Edward Cadogan 1872-1917 (45) died

In 1917 Gladys Mary Hamilton Countess Wicklow 1880-1917 (37) died

In 1917 Mary Augusta Pierrepoint 1865-1917 (52) died .

In 1917 Charles Beilby Stuart-Wortley 1st Baron Stuart 1851-1926 (65) was created 1st Baron Stuart of Wortley in the City of Sheffield .

In 1917 William Henry Francis Denison 2nd Earl Londesborough 1864-1917 (52) died .

In 1917 Victoria Marina Hohenzollern 1917-1981 was born to Adalbert Hohenzollern 1884-1948 (32) and Adelaide Saxe-Meiningen

In 1917 Cecilie Hohenzollern 1917-1975 was born to Wilhelm Hohenzollern 1882-1951 (34) and Cecilie Mecklenburg-Schwerin

In 1917 Burchard Hohenzollern 1917-1988 was born to Oskar Hohenzollern 1888-1958 (28) and Ina Marie von Bassewitz

After 1917 . St Barnabas Church, Stock Gaylard, Dorset . Memorial to Captain Harry Farr Yeatman. Son of Harry Yeatman RN 1839-1884 whose memorial is above. Captain in the Dorsetshire Yeomanry. Killed 21st November 1917 in sight of Jerusalem. Buried Jerusalem.

After 1917 . St Barnabas Church, Stock Gaylard, Dorset . Memorial to Captain Harry Farr Yeatman. Son of Harry Yeatman RN 1839-1884 whose memorial is above. Captain in the Dorsetshire Yeomanry. Killed 21st November 1917 in sight of Jerusalem. Buried Jerusalem.

Jan 1917

02 Jan 1917

On 02 Jan 1917 George Nathaniel Curzon 1st Marquess Curzon Kedleston 1859-1925 (57) and Grace Elvina Hinds Marchioness Curzon Kedleston 1885-1958 (31) were married . Grace Elvina Hinds Marchioness Curzon Kedleston 1885-1958 (31) by marriage Baroness Ravensdale Ravensdale , Baron Curzon Kedleston , Baron Scarsdale .

Before 14 Apr 1925 John Singer-Sargent Painter 1856-1925 (69) painted his last portrait the sitter being Grace Elvina Hinds Marchioness Curzon Kedleston 1885-1958 (39) .

18 Jan 1917

On 18 Jan 1917 Victor Bruce 13th Earl Kincardine, 9th Earl Elgin 1849-1917 (67) died

22 Jan 1917

On 22 Jan 1917 Mary Cecilia Georgina Weld-Forester 1917-2002 was born to Edric Alfred Cecil Weld-Forester 1880-1963 (36) .

29 Jan 1917

On 29 Jan 1917 Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk 1841-1917 (75) died . His son Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953 (39) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901) . Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer Norfolk 1886-1961 (30) by marriage Countess Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901) .

Feb 1917

19 Feb 1917

On 19 Feb 1917 Jestyn Reginald Austin Plantagenet Philipps 2nd Viscount St Davids 1917-1991 was born to John Wynford Philipps 1st Viscount St Davids 1860-1938 (56) and Elizabeth Frances Abney-Hastings Viscountess St Davids 1884-1974 (32)

Mar 1917

14 Mar 1917

On 14 Mar 1917 Luise Margarete Alexandra Victoria Agnes Hohenzollern Duchess Connaught and Strathearn 1860-1917 (56) died

17 Mar 1917

On 17 Mar 1917 Ellen Glynn Wynn -1917 died .

28 Mar 1917

On 28 Mar 1917 William Hugh Spencer Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 1860-1917 (57) died .

May 1917

12 May 1917

On 12 May 1917 Hans Albrecht Glücksburg 1917-1944 was born to Wilhelm Friedrich Christian Glücksburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg 1891-1965 (25) and Marie Melita Hohenlohe-Langenburg Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg 1899-1967 (18)

24 May 1917

On 24 May 1917 John Ian Robert Russell 13th Duke Bedford 1917-2002 was born to Hastings William Russell 12th Duke Bedford 1888-1953 (28) and Louisa Crommelin Roberta Jowitt Whitwell Duchess Bedford

29 May 1917

On 29 May 1917 John Fitzgerald Kennedy 1917-1963 was born to Joseph Patrick Kennedy 1888-1969 (28) and Rose Elizabeth Fitzgerald 1890-1995 (26)

Jun 1917

18 Jun 1917

On 18 Jun 1917 Patricia Bowes-Lyon 1916-1917 died

Aug 1917

06 Aug 1917

First World War

On 06 Aug 1917 Gavin William Esmond Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound 1895-1917 (22) was killed during the First World War .

29 Aug 1917

On 29 Aug 1917 Albert Henry George Grey 4th Earl Grey 1851-1917 (65) died . His son Charles Robert Grey 5th Earl Grey 1879-1963 (37) succeeded as 5th Earl Grey . Mabel Laura Georgiana Palmer Countess Grey by marriage Countess Grey .

30 Aug 1917

On 30 Aug 1917 Vladimir Kirillovich Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1917-1992 was born to Cyril Vladimirovich Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1876-1938 (40) and Victoria Melita Windsor 1876-1936 (40)

Sep 1917

05 Sep 1917

On 05 Sep 1917 Francis Foljambe 1830-1917 (87) died

29 Sep 1917

On 29 Sep 1917 Tom Cecil Noel 1897-1918 (19) was awarded as Military Cross

Oct 1917

02 Oct 1917

On 02 Oct 1917 Humphrey Edmund De Trafford 4th Baronet 1891-1971 (25) and Cynthia Hilda Evelyn Cadogan 1896-1966 (21) were married

18 Oct 1917

On 18 Oct 1917 Caroline Christiane Oldenburg 1833-1917 (84) died .

28 Oct 1917

On 28 Oct 1917 Frederick Christian Oldenburg 1831-1917 (86) died .

On 28 Oct 1917 Constance Gwladys Herbert Marchioness Ripon 1859-1917 (58) died .

Nov 1917

01 Nov 1917

On 01 Nov 1917 William Gervase Beckett 1866-1937 (51) and Marjorie Blanche Eva Greville Countess Feversham 1884-1964 (33) were married .

07 Nov 1917

On 07 Nov 1917 Alexander Teck 1st Earl Athlone 1874-1957 (43) was created 1st Earl Athlone . Alice Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Countess Athlone 1883-1981 (34) by marriage Countess Athlone .

On 07 Nov 1917 Louis Mountbatten 1st Marquess Milford Haven 1854-1921 (63) was created 1st Marquess Milford Haven . Victoria Hesse-Darmstadt Marchioness Milford Haven 1863-1950 (54) by marriage Marchioness Milford Haven .

18 Nov 1917

On 18 Nov 1917 Neil James Archibald Primrose 1882-1917 (34) died .

20 Nov 1917

On 20 Nov 1917 Cecil Weld-Forester 5th Baron Forester 1842-1917 (75) died at Brighton, East Sussex, Sussex . He was buried at Willey Church, Willey, Shropshire . His son George Cecil Beaumont Weld-Forester 6th Baron Forester 1867-1932 (50) succeeded as 6th Baron Forester of Willey Park in Shropshire .

29 Nov 1917

On 29 Nov 1917 Gavin James Douglas 1830-1917 (87) died

Dec 1917

04 Dec 1917

On 04 Dec 1917 Anne Ferelith Bowes-Lyon 1917-1980 was born to John "Jock" Bowes-Lyon 1886-1930 (31) and Fenella Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis 1889-1966 (28) at Washington DC

16 Dec 1917

On 16 Dec 1917 Tatiana Mountbatten 1917-1988 was born to George Mountbatten 2nd Marquess Milford Haven 1892-1938 (25) and Nadejda Mikhailovna Torby Marchioness Milford Haven at Edinburgh