Bernard Richard Meirion Darwin

Bernard Richard Meirion Darwin

Birth
Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England
Death 18 Oct 1961 (aged 85)
St Leonards, Hastings Borough, East Sussex, England
Burial Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 91954329 · View Source
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Bernard Darwin (1876 - 1961) is buried at St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Downe, as is his wife Elinor Monsell, who taught her husband's cousin Gwen Raverat engraving; nearby is Down House, the home of the Darwin family, where Amy Darwin died.

He was a close friend of William Clark; he and William Clark had respectively married the Monsell sisters: Anne and Elinor. Father of Robin (1910-1974), Ursula (1908-2010) and Nicola (1916-1976).

Darwins buried together at Downe are:

Bernard Darwin: 1876 – 1961

Charles Waring Darwin: 1856 – 1858

Elinor Darwin, nee Monsell: 1879 – 1954

Elizabeth Darwin: 1843 - 1926

Henrietta Litchfield, nee Darwin: 1843 – 1927

Mary Eleanor Darwin: 1842 – 1842



THE FAMILY OF CHARLES & EMMA DARWIN : we now have images of the graves of all 21 members of CHARLES & EMMA DARWIN's immediate family: Charles & Emma themselves, 10 children: with 8 wives and 1 husband; TOTAL OF 19 in England & 1 in Wales and 1 in France.
Cambridge, England = 7:
E.W.D. (Girton)
*F.D., Sir (Ascension)
F.H.D. (Ascension)
G.H.D., Sir (Trumpington Extension)
‘I’ (E.C.) D. , Lady (Ascension)
H.D. , Sir (Ascension)
M.H.D., Lady (Trumpington Extension, cremated)
Cannes, France = 1 :
R.B.L.
Corris, Wales = 1
* A.R.D.
Downe, England = 5
C.W.D.
E.D.
E.D. (was E.W.)
H.E.L. (was H.E.D.)
M.E.D.
Forest Row, England = 2
L.D.
(C.) M. D.
Great Malvern, England = 1
A.E.D.
London, England = 2
E.F.D. (Putney Vale)
C.D. (Westminster Abbey)
North Stoneham, England = 2
W.E.D.
S.P.A.D. (was S.P.A.S.)



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  • Maintained by: Martin Douglas Packer
  • Originally Created by: Peter Drysdale
  • Added: 15 Jun 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 91954329
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bernard Richard Meirion Darwin (7 Sep 1876–18 Oct 1961), Find a Grave Memorial no. 91954329, citing St Mary the Virgin Churchyard, Downe, London Borough of Bromley, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Martin Douglas Packer (contributor 47912178) .