Synonyms for martonmere or Related words with martonmere
Examples of "martonmere"
She is the daughter of Roland Robinson, 1st Baron
(1907-1989), a British Conservative Party politician and Governor of Bermuda from 1964 to 1972.
, of Blackpool in the County Palatine of Lancaster, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1964 for the Conservative politician Sir Roland Robinson.
John Roland Robinson, 1st Baron
, (22 February 1907 – 3 May 1989) was a British Conservative Party politician who later served as Governor of Bermuda from 1964 to 1972.
, the title is held by his grandson, John Stephen Robinson, 2nd Baron
, who succeeded in 1989. He is the eldest son of the Hon. Richard Anthony Gasque Robertson (1935-1979), only son of the first Baron.
Robinson married Maysie Gasque, daughter of Clarence Warren Gasque, in 1930. They had two children: one son, Richard Robinson (1935–1979), and one daughter, Loretta Robinson (b. 1939). Robinson died in May 1989, at the age of 82. He was succeeded in the Barony of
by his grandson, John Stephen Robinson (b. 1963).
Rogers was married to Loretta Anne Rogers (née Robinson), and their wedding took place on September 25, 1963. Her father was Roland Robinson, 1st Baron
, who was a British politician and former Governor of Bermuda. Rogers and his wife had four children together: Lisa, Edward, Melinda and Martha. He is a direct descendant of Timothy Rogers, the founder of Newmarket, Ontario and Pickering, Ontario.
Robinson never held ministerial office but was Chairman of the Conservative Commonwealth Affairs Committee in the House of Commons from 1954 to 1964. He was knighted in 1954, admitted in 1962 to the Privy Council, and in 1964 was raised to the peerage as Baron
, of Blackpool in the County Palatine of Lancaster. During the latter year, he was also appointed Governor of Bermuda, a post he held until 1972. He was further honoured when he was made a in 1966 and a GBE in 1973.
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