Augusta Mary Monica Crichton-Stuart, Marchioness of Bute, DBE

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About Augusta Mary Monica Crichton-Stuart, Marchioness of Bute, DBE

Marriage[edit] She married John Crichton-Stuart, 4th Marquess of the County of Bute, son of John Patrick Crichton-Stuart, 3rd Marquess of the County of Bute and Hon. Gwendolen Mary Anne Fitzalan-Howard, on 6 July 1905 at Castle Bellingham, Kilsaran, County Louth, Ireland. Both her father and her father-in-law were noted converts to Roman Catholicism.

After her marriage Augusta Bellingham was styled as Marchioness of Bute and her married name became Crichton-Stuart. She and her husband had seven children.


The Marchioness of Bute with her children in 1912 Mary Crichton-Stuart (8 May 1906-1980) married Edward Walker and had issue Sir John Crichton-Stuart, 5th Marquess of the County of Bute (b. 4 August 1907-d. 14 August 1956) Jean Crichton-Stuart (b. 28 October 1908-d. 23 October 1995), married Lt.-Cmdr. Hon. James Bertie and had issue (two sons); her elder son was Fra' Andrew Willoughby Ninian Bertie, Prince and Grand Master of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta from 1988 until his death in 2008. Robert Crichton-Stuart (b. 12 December 1909-d. 1976), married Lady Janet Egida Montgomerie (1911–1999), daughter of Archibald Montgomerie, 16th Earl of Eglinton and had issue. David Crichton- Stuart (b. 8 February 1911-d. 1970)), married Ursula Packe and had issue. Patrick Crichton-Stuart (b. 1 February 1913-d. 5 February 1956), married Jane von Bahr and had issue. Rhidian Crichton-Stuart (b. 4 June 1917-d. 25 June 1969) Honours[edit] She was invested as a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in 1918. She was also invested as a Dame of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem, and decorated with the Médaille de la Reine Elisabeth of Belgium.

Death[edit] She died in 1947, aged 66.

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Augusta Mary Monica Crichton-Stuart, Marchioness of Bute, DBE's Timeline

August 19, 1880
Gernonstown, Louth, Ireland
May 8, 1906
Age 25
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
August 4, 1907
Age 26
October 28, 1908
Age 28
December 12, 1909
Age 29
February 8, 1911
Age 30
February 1, 1913
Age 32
June 4, 1917
Age 36
May 16, 1947
Age 66