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Frederick Claude Hynman Allenby

Birthplace: Woodbridge RD, Suffolk, England UK
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Hynman Allenby and Catherine Anne Allenby
Husband of Edith Mabel Allenby
Father of Dudley Allenby, 2nd Viscount Allenby
Brother of Field Marshal Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby GCB, GCMG, GCVO

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About Capt Frederick Claude Hynman Allenby, CBE, RN

'Allenby, Capt. Frederick Claude Hynman (1864-1934).

Younger son of Hynman Allenby (1823-79) of Felixstowe Hall, and his wife Catherine Anne, daughter of Rev. T.C. Cane of Southwell (Notts), born 21 September and baptised 16 November 1864. Educated at HMS Britannia; joined the Royal Navy (Captain; retired, 1909); JP for Northumberland; CBE 1919. He married, 28 August 1901, Edith Mabel (d. 1956), daughter of John Munton Jaffray and had issue:

  1. Dudley Jaffray Hynman Allenby (1903-84), 2nd Viscount Allenby (q.v.);
  2. Ivy Catherine Allenby (1904-15), born 5 March 1904; died 9 February 1915;
  3. (Claude) William Hynman Allenby (1912-75), born 13 August 1912; educated at Stowe; Reserve of Officers in WW2; granted rank of a Viscount's younger son by royal warrant, 1939; married 1st, 1 July 1939 (div. 1948), Sheila Patsey, youngest daughter of G.P. Price of Beechfield, Petworth (Sussex) and 2nd, 11 September 1951, Barbara Marion, younger daughter of John Hall of Felpham (Sussex); died without issue, 2 December 1975.

He died at sea, 1 August 1934; his will was proved 27 September 1934 (estate £466). His widow died 28 January 1956; her will was proved 8 May 1956 (estate £5,536).

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  • First Name: Frederick Claud Hynman
  • Initials: F
  • Surname: Allenby
  • Nationality: British
  • Rank: Captain
  • Gallantry Awards: CBE
  • Award Details: Distinguished Service
  • Gazette Info: 8383
  • Gazette Date: 04/07/1919
  • Service: British Army
  • Regiment: NTS Liverpool
  • Service: RN
  • Collection: Gazetted Awards and Mentions in Despatches
  • Ship: "Caribbean"
  • Archive Reference: ADM 89/017
  • Collection: Royal Naval Officers' Campaign Medal Rolls 1914-1920

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September 21, 1864
Suffolk, England UK
November 16, 1864
Age 38
August 1, 1934
Age 69