Cochrane, Lt.-Col. Thomas Horatio Arthur Ernest 1st Baron Cochrane of Cults

Male 1857 - 1951  (93 years)


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  • Name Cochrane, Thomas Horatio Arthur Ernest 
    Prefix Lt.-Col. 
    Suffix 1st Baron Cochrane of Cults 
    Born 2 Apr 1857  Broadstairs Kent England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Jan 1951  Crawford Priory Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    WIPROB 28 Dec 1951  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I21865  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2013 

    Father Cochrane, Thomas Barnes 11th Earl of Dundonald,   b. 18 Apr 1814,   d. 15 Jan 1885  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Mackinnon, Louisa Harriet,   d. 24 Feb 1902 
    Married 1 Dec 1847 
    Family ID F14611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Boyle, Lady Gertrude Julia Georgina,   b. 15 Nov 1861, Cumbraes, Bute, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1950, Crawford Priory Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 2 Dec 1880  St. George Hanover Square, Mayfair, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Cochrane, Major Thomas George Frederick 2nd Baron Cochrane of Cults,   b. 19 Mar 1883, Cults Cupar Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1968  (Age 85 years)
     2. Cochrane, Captain Hon. Sir Archibald Douglas,   b. 8 Jan 1885, Cults Cupar Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1958  (Age 73 years)
     3. Cochrane, Hon. Katherine Elizabeth,   b. 1890, Symington Kilmarnock Ayr Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1989  (Age 99 years)
     4. Cochrane, Hon. Dorothy Agnes,   b. 1892, Cults Cupar Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1927  (Age 35 years)
     5. Cochrane, Air Chief Marshal Hon. Sir Ralph Alexander,   b. 24 Feb 1895, Cults Cupar Fife Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1977, Oxfordshire England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F14887  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lt.-Col. Thomas Horatio Arthur Ernest Cochrane, 1st Baron Cochrane of Cults gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Scots Guards.
      He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Liberal Union) for North Ayrshire between 1892 and 1910.
      He held the office of Parliamentary Private Secretary between 1895 and 1901, to the Secretary of State for the Colonies.
      He gained the rank of Major in 1900 in the service of the 4th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.
      He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Fife.
      He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Fife.
      He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1901.
      He held the office of Parliamentary Private Secretary between 1902 and 1905, to the Under-Secretary of the Home Department.
      He gained the rank of Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 4th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.
      He fought in the First World War.
      He was Lieutenant-Colonel of the 2nd/7th Black Watch between 1914 and 1917.
      He gained the rank of Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel in 1917 in the service of the Territorial Forces Reserve.
      He was created 1st Baron Cochrane of Cults, of Crawford Priory, co. Fife [U.K.] on 16 May 1919.
      He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland, in 1934.


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