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 Percy Sholto Douglas

Percy Sholto Douglas

Birth
Cummertrees, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Death 1 Aug 1920 (aged 51)
Johannesburg, City of Johannesburg Metropolitan Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa
Burial Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 21946 · View Source
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10th Marquess of Queensberry. Born the son of John Sholto Douglas, 9th Marquess of Queensbury, the man who lent his name to the Marquess of Queensbury set of rules that formed the basis of modern boxing, and Sybil Montgomery. He married Anna Maria Walters in September 1893 and with her had three children. Although a second son, his elder brother, Francis, predeceased him, and he inherited his fathers titles in 1900. His wife died in 1917, and he married Mary Louise Bickel a year later. He died at age 51, and was succeeded in his titles by his eldest son Francis.

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  • Added: 29 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21946
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Percy Sholto Douglas (13 Oct 1868–1 Aug 1920), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21946, citing Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, London Borough of Brent, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .