Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameEvelyn Edward Thomas BOSCAWEN, 7TH VISCOUNT AND 18TH BARON LE DESPENCER KCVO, MVO, CB, JP, DL
Birth1847
Death1918
Marriage1886, St George’s Hanover Square
SpouseHon Kathleen DOUGLAS-PENNANT
Birth1861
Death1953
Children
Birth1888
Death1918
Birth1890
Death1914
Birth1892
Death1958, South Africa
Notes for Evelyn Edward Thomas BOSCAWEN, 7TH VISCOUNT AND 18TH BARON LE DESPENCER KCVO, MVO, CB, JP, DL
Succeeded as 7th Viscount and, in 1891, inherited the Le Despencer peerage, a barony by writ dating back to 1264.  He joined the Coldstream Guards in 1866, served in the war of 1882, in the Nile expedition of 1884-85, and retired with the rank of General in 1902. Evelyn was Vice President of the RCPS from 1894-96 and President of the Royal Institution of Cornwall (RIC) in 1910 and 1911.
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