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Hon. Rosemary Florence Angela Kay-Shuttleworth

(1915-1984), Daughter of Hon. Lawrence Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth

Sitter in 2 portraits

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'The Kay-Shuttleworth family', by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120020

'The Kay-Shuttleworth family'

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 12 January 1920
NPG x120020

The Kay-Shuttleworth family, by Bassano Ltd - NPG x120021

The Kay-Shuttleworth family

by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate glass negative, 12 January 1920
NPG x120021

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Judith Addison (Room Steward at Gawthorpe Hall)

07 February 2016, 03:15

These portraits are of Selina Adine (nee Bridgeman) widow of Lawrence Kay-Shuttleworth, who was killed fighting with the British Expeditionary Forces at Vimy Ridge in 1917. The portraits date from about 1920 and show Selina with her three children Richard, Rosemary and Ronald, the latter born posthumously several months after his father's death. Richard and Ronald were both killed fighting in the Second World War - Richard in 1940 in the Battle of Britain and Ronald in 1942 in North Africa. See the following from "The Peerage" - Captain Hon. Lawrence Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth1 M, #82761, b. 21 September 1887, d. 30 March 1917 Last Edited=26 Apr 2015 Captain Hon. Lawrence Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth was born on 21 September 1887. He was the son of Ughtred James Kay-Shuttleworth, 1st Baron Shuttleworth and Blanche Marion Parish.1 He married Selina Adine Bridgeman, daughter of Brig.-Gen. Hon. Francis Charles Bridgeman and Gertrude Cecilia Hanbury, on 1 February 1913.1 He died on 30 March 1917 at age 29 at Vimy Ridge, France, killed in action.1 He was barrister Inner Temple , unsuccessful Lib parly candidate Altrincham 1913, Private Sec to Walter Runciman, Privy Counsellor (P.C.) (see BP&B 2003 RUNCIMAN OF DOXFORD, V) 1913–14, Captain and Adj Royal Field Artillery WW I (despatches) in 1913.2 He was a barrister.1 He fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Children of Captain Hon. Lawrence Ughtred Kay-Shuttleworth and Selina Adine Bridgeman F/O Richard Ughtred Paul Kay-Shuttleworth, 2nd Baron Shuttleworth b. 30 Oct 1913, d. 8 Aug 1940 Hon. Rosemary Florence Angela Kay-Shuttleworth b. 15 Sep 1915 Ronald Orlando Lawrence Kay-Shuttleworth, 3rd Baron Shuttleworth b. 7 Oct 1917, d. 17 Nov 1942 Citations [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 483. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37] [S37] BP2003. [S37]

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