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Pamela Beryl Harriman (Digby)

Birthplace: Farnborough, Hampshire, England
Death: Died in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Cause of death: stroke
Place of Burial: Arden Farm Graveyard, Arden, New York, U.S.A
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Kenelm Digby, 11th Baron Digby of Geashill; 11th Baron Digby Edward Kenelm Digby; Constance Pamela Alice Digby (Bruce) and Constance Pamela Alice, Digby
Wife of W. Averell Harriman and William “Leland” Hayward II
Ex-wife of Hon. Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer Churchill
Partner of Stavros Spyros Niarxos, I
Mother of Winston Spencer Churchill III, MP
Sister of <private> Digby; Edward Henry Kenelm Digby, 12th Baron Digby and <private> Digby

Occupation: Diplomat, socialite
Managed by: Private User
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About Pamela Harriman

"Pamela Beryl Harriman (née Digby; 20 March 1920 – 5 February 1997), also known as Pamela Churchill Harriman, was an English-born socialite who was married and linked to important and powerful men. In later life, she became a political activist for the United States Democratic Party and a diplomat. Her only child, Winston Churchill, was named after his famous grandfather."





1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 1869. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."

3. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1144. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

4. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;// Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

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Pamela Harriman's Timeline

March 20, 1920
Farnborough, Hampshire, England
October 10, 1940
Age 20
Corsham, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
February 5, 1997
Age 76
Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France
Arden Farm Graveyard, Arden, New York, U.S.A