Capt. Edward Douglas Guinness, CBE, RNR

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Edward Douglas Guinness

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Death: Died
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Son of Howard Rundell Guinness and Mary Alice Guinness
Husband of Martha Letière Guinness
Father of Sir Howard Christian Sheldon Guinness
Brother of Sir Arthur Rundell Guinness, KCMG

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About Capt. Edward Douglas Guinness, CBE, RNR

Captain Edward Douglas Guinness was born on 19 April 1893.

He is the son of Howard Rundell Guinness and Mary Alice Guinness.

He married, firstly, Martha Letière Sheldon, daughter of John Eccleston Sheldon, on 15 September 1931.

He and Martha Letière Sheldon were divorced in 1970.

He married, secondly, Jeanne Amy (?) on 7 April 1970

He died in 1983.

    Captain Edward Douglas Guinness also went by the nick-name of Ned.
He was educated at Rugby College, Rugby, Warwickshire, England
He fought in the First World War ,gaining the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Naval Reserve. He was a partner of Guinness Mahon.  He fought in the Second World War. He was chairman of Sheldom Group. He was invested as a Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1946. He lived at Windy Hill, Pembroke, Bermuda.

Children of Captain Edward Douglas Guinness and Martha Letière Sheldon

1.Sir Howard Christian Sheldon Guinness+ b. 3 Jun 1932

2.Sir John Ralph Sidney Guinness b. 23 Dec 1935

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Capt. Edward Douglas Guinness, CBE, RNR's Timeline

1893
April 19, 1893
1932
June 3, 1932
Age 39
1983
March 29, 1983
Age 89