Biography of Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953

In 1876 [his father] Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 34) and [his mother] Ethel Errington (age 31) were married.

On 29 Nov 1877 Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk was born to Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 36) and Ethel Errington (age 32).

On 16 Oct 1898 [his mother] Ethel Errington (age 53) died in Cairo.

In 1901 [his father] Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 59) and [his step-mother] Katherine Georgina Louisa Thynne Countess Cromer 1865-1933 (age 35) were married. The difference in their ages was 24 years. She the daughter of John Alexander Thynne 4th Marquess of Bath 1831-1896 and Frances Isabella Catherine Vesey Marchioness Bath. They were first cousin twice removed.

In Aug 1901 [his father] Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 60) was created 1st Earl Cromer. [his step-mother] Katherine Georgina Louisa Thynne Countess Cromer 1865-1933 (age 36) by marriage Countess Cromer.

On 04 Apr 1908 Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 30) and Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer 1886-1961 (age 21) were married. She the daughter of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound 4th Earl Minto 1845-1914 (age 62) and Mary Caroline Grey Countess Minto 1858-1940 (age 50). He the son of Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 67) and Ethel Errington.

On 20 Jan 1909 Charles Petty-Fitzmaurice (age 34) and [his sister-in-law] Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Baroness Astor (age 19) were married. She the daughter of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound 4th Earl Minto 1845-1914 (age 63) and Mary Caroline Grey Countess Minto 1858-1940 (age 51). He the son of Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice 5th Marquess Lansdowne (age 64) and Maud Evelyn Hamilton Marchioness Lansdowne 1850-1932 (age 59). He a great x 5 grandson of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland.

On 11 Feb 1915 Francis George Montagu-Douglas-Scott (age 35) and [his sister-in-law] Eileen Nina Evelyn Sibell Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (age 30) were married. She the daughter of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound 4th Earl Minto 1845-1914 and Mary Caroline Grey Countess Minto 1858-1940 (age 57). He the son of William Scott 6th Duke Buccleuch 8th Duke Queensberry and Louisa Jane Hamilton Duchess Buccleuch and Queensbury. He a great x 5 grandson of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland.

On 28 Aug 1916 John Jacob Astor 1st Baron Astor (age 30) and [his sister-in-law] Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Baroness Astor (age 27) were married. She the daughter of Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound 4th Earl Minto 1845-1914 and Mary Caroline Grey Countess Minto 1858-1940 (age 58).

On 29 Jan 1917 [his father] Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 75) died. His son Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 39) succeeded 2nd Earl Cromer, 2nd Viscount Errington Hexham Northumberland. [his wife] Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer 1886-1961 (age 30) by marriage Countess Cromer.

First World War

On 06 Aug 1917 [his sister-in-law] Gavin William Esmond Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (age 22) was killed during the First World War.

On 28 Jul 1918 [his son] Rowland Baring 3rd Earl of Cromer 1918-1991 was born to Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 40) and [his wife] Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer 1886-1961 (age 31).

On 29 May 1938 [his sister-in-law] Eileen Nina Evelyn Sibell Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (age 53) died.

On 13 May 1953 Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (age 75) died. His son [his son] Rowland Baring 3rd Earl of Cromer 1918-1991 (age 34) succeeded 3rd Earl Cromer, 3rd Viscount Errington Hexham Northumberland.

On 05 Nov 1961 [his former wife] Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer 1886-1961 (age 75) died.

Family Trees of Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953

Paternal Family Tree: Baring

Royal Ancestors of Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953

Kings Wessex: Great x 27 Grand Son of King Edmund "Ironside" I of England

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 24 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 30 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 25 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 19 Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Kings Scotland: Great x 22 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 23 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 21 Grand Son of Louis "Lion" VIII King France

Ancestors of Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953

Great x 2 Grandfather: John Baring

Great x 1 Grandfather: Francis Baring 1st Baronet

GrandFather: Henry Baring

Great x 1 Grandmother: Harriet Herring Lady Baring

Father: Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk

Great x 1 Grandfather: Vice Admiral William Lukin Windham

GrandMother: Cecilia Anne Windham

Great x 1 Grandmother: Anne Sara Thellusson

Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953 19 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: William Stanley 3rd Baronet 13 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Stanley-Massey-Stanley 6th Baronet 14 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Thomas Stanley-Massey-Stanley 7th Baronet 15 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Thomas Stanley-Massey-Stanley 9th Baronet 16 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

GrandFather: Rowland Errington 11th Baronet 17 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Mother: Ethel Errington 18 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England