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17 December 2007

Gatehouse Arms

Filed under: People — Stephen J F Plowman @ 14:03
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Of Chichester, co. Sussex

Per fesse Azure and Gules in chief seven mullets four and three Argent and in base on a mount an embattled gateway with portcullis all proper.


A)1883 vol. LXII fol.48


C)Armorial Families 1902

Family details;

George Gatehouse JP b.1836 m.1864 Fanny Mason d.1912

  1. George Gatehouse b.1865 d.1949
    1. Lt Col George John William Gatehouse b.1892 d.1966? m. Dorothy Margaret Eales
      1. Georgina Daphne Gatehouse b.1919 m. Brig Calton Wallis Griffin MC DL b.1914 d.1990
        1. Maj Michael Charles Calton Griffin b.1953 m.1981 Pamela E Robinson – has issue
      2. George Edward Francis Gatehouse b.1925 d.2010 (dsp)
    2. Brig Richard Percival Gatehouse MC RA b.1894 m.1916 (div.1935) Cicely Norton Clowes
      1. Major Richard Norton Bingham Gatehouse b.1918. d.1982 m.1946 Penelope Ann Belfield
        1. Richard F B Gatehouse b.1947 m.1969 Rosemary E Blakeway
          1. John Christopher L Gatehouse b.1977
        2. Mark A V Gatehouse b.1949 m.1971 Patricia A Holmes
          1. Leon Mark Gatehouse b.1973
          2. Polly Anna Gatehouse b.1976
          3. Dale Sebastian Gatehouse b.1987
        3. Edmund N M Gatehouse b.1951 m.1985 Gillian Stokes
        4. Luke A L Gatehouse b.1959 m.1988 Katherine E Bowditch
          1. Charlotte Cicely Gatehouse b.1989
          2. Rebecca Katherine Gatehouse b.1991
          3. Phillippa Ann Gatehouse b.1996
          4. Dulcie Penelope Gatehouse b.2001
      2. Marian Gatehouse b.1920 m.1941 Gerald Rawson Coldstream
        1. John Richard Francis Coldstream b.1947
    3. Maj Gen Alexander Hugh Gatehouse DSO MC b.1895 m.1920 Helen Cowie (nee Williams) d.1964
      1. Sir Robert Alexander Gatehouse QC b.1924 m.1951 Henrietta Swann m.1966 Pamela Fawcett d.2002
  2. Margaret Gatehouse b.1867 m.1889
  3. Beatrice May Gatehouse b.1868
  4. Reginald Gatehouse b.1870
  5. Hugh Gatehouse MA b.1872 d.1949
  6. Capt Richard Francis Gatehouse b.1875 m.1913 Evelyn May Gardom KIA 1914

Richard Gatehouse was Mentioned in Despatches during the Boer War.
Genealogical details from:

Times Archive

London Gazette


Commonwealth War Graves Commission Online

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  1. Thanks to Major Michael CC Griffin for the correction to the blazon and an update on the genealogy.

    Comment by Stephen J F Plowman — 29 December 2010 @ 20:30 | Reply

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