Edward Douglas Guinness
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Historical records matching Capt. Edward Douglas Guinness, CBE, RNR
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