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Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG (Cumberbatch)

Birthplace: Berdyans'k, Zaporiz'ka oblast, Ukraine
Death: December 03, 1918 (60)
Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert William Cumberbatch and Louisa Grace Hanson
Husband of Helene Gertrude Cumberbatch
Father of Sir Hugh Douglas Cumberbatch; Robert Cecil Cumberbatch; Ida Sybil Cumberbatch; Henry Carlton Cumberbatch and Nancy Maria Cumberbatch
Brother of Arthur Herbert Cumberbatch

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Henry Arnold Cumberbatch

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Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG

Born Henry Arnold Cumberbatch

27 June 1858

Berdyans'k, Zaporiz'ka oblast, Ukraine

Died 3 December 1918 (aged 60)

Occupation Diplomat

Spouse(s) Helene Gertrude Rees

Children Henry Carlton Cumberbatch

Sir Hugh Carlton Cumberbatch

Parents Robert William Cumberbatch

Family Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch (grandson)

Benedict Cumberbatch (great-grandson)

Awards Order of St Michael & St George

Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG (27 June 1858 - 3 December 1918) was a British diplomat who served as Consul General in Turkey and Lebanon.[1]


He was British Consul General of Smyrna from 1896 to 1908[2] and then Consul General in Beirut from 1908 to 1914.[3] His father Robert William Cumberbatch was also Consul General.[4] Cumberbatch was mentioned by Gertrude Bell in her works after a meeting in 1907.[2]

Personal life

Cumberbatch was born in Berdyans'k, Zaporiz'ka oblast, Ukraine, the son of Louisa Grace and Robert William Cumberbatch. He married Helene Gertrude Rees in Smyrna, now Izmir, January 16, 1891.[1][2] His son was Henry Carlton Cumberbatch, his grandson is actor Timothy Carlton, and his great-grandson is the Oscar-nominated actor Benedict Cumberbatch.


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Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG's Timeline

June 27, 1858
Berdyans'k, Zaporiz'ka oblast, Ukraine
June 29, 1892
Age 34
Izmir, Turkey
Age 36
July 29, 1897
Age 39
Izmir, Turkey
December 8, 1900
Age 42
Izmir, Turkey
Age 46
December 3, 1918
Age 60
Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom