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  1. Mary Soames - Wikipedia › wiki › Mary_Soames

    Mary Soames, Baroness Soames, LG, DBE, FRSL (née Spencer-Churchill; 15 September 1922 – 31 May 2014) was a British author.The youngest of the five children of Winston Churchill and his wife, Clementine, she worked for multiple public organisations including the Red Cross and the Women's Voluntary Service from 1939 to 1941, and joined the Auxiliary Territorial Service in 1941.

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      Mary Spencer-Churchill was born and brought up at Chartwell,...

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      On 31 May 2014, Lady Soames died at her home in London at...

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      Mary Soames married the Conservative politician Christopher...

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      Books written by Mary Soames: 1. Clementine Churchill: The...

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      William James Robert Peel, 3rd Earl Peel, GCVO, PC, DL (born...

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      The Hon. Emma Soames (born 9 September 1949) is a British...

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      Soames was born in Croydon, to Christopher and Mary Soames....

  2. Mary Soames, Baroness Soames - Simple English Wikipedia, the ... › wiki › Mary_Soames,_Baroness

    Mary Soames, Baroness Soames LG DBE FRSL (born Mary Spencer-Churchill; 15 September 1922 – 31 May 2014) was the youngest of the five children of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Winston Churchill and his wife Clementine. Until her death, she was their only surviving child. Soames was born in Chartwell, Westerham, Kent.

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    Mary Spencer-Churchill was born and brought up at Chartwell, and ed­u­cated at the Manor House at Limps­field. She worked for the Red Cross and the Women's Vol­un­tary Ser­vice from 1939 to 1941, and joined the Aux­il­iary Ter­ri­to­r­ial Ser­vice in 1941 with which she served in Lon­don, Bel­gium and Ger­many in mixed anti-air­craft bat­ter­ies, ris­ing to the rank of Ju­nior Com­man­der (equiv­a­lent to Cap­tain). She also ac­com­pa­nied her fa­ther as aide-de-camp on sev­eral of his over­seas jour­neys, in­clud­ing his post-VE trip to Pots­dam, where he met with Harry S. Tru­man and Joseph Stalin. In 1945, she was ap­pointed a Mem­ber of the Order of the British Em­pire(MBE), in recog­ni­tion of mer­i­to­ri­ous mil­i­tary services. She served many pub­lic or­gan­i­sa­tions, such as the In­ter­na­tional Churchill So­ci­ety, as a Pa­tron; Church Army and Churchill Houses; and chaired the Royal Na­tional The­atre Board of Trustees be­tween 1989 and 1995. She was Pa­tron of the Na­ti...

    On 31 May 2014, Lady Soames died at her home in Lon­don at the age of 91 fol­low­ing a short illness. Her ashes are buried next to those of her hus­band within the Churchill plot at St Mar­tin's Church, Bladon, near Wood­stock, Ox­ford­shire. Since 24 Sep­tem­ber 1982, with the death of her sis­ter Sarah, she had been the last sur­viv­ing child of Win­ston Churchill. Six months after her death, on 17 De­cem­ber 2014, Sotheby'sLon­don auc­tioned 255 items out of her col­lec­tion on be­half of her heirs, in­clud­ing paint­ings by and mem­o­ra­bilia at­tached to her fa­ther, Win­ston S. Churchill. Ac­cord­ing to Sotheby's, the sale "re­alised an out­stand­ing total of £15,441,822, well above pre-sale ex­pec­ta­tions of £3.6-5.5 million."

    Mary Soames mar­ried the Con­ser­v­a­tive politi­cian Christo­pher Soames (later cre­ated Baron Soames) in 1947 and they had five children:[citation needed]

    Books writ­ten by Mary Soames (ti­tles may vary be­tween UK and US edi­tions): 1. Clementine Churchill: The Biography of a Marriage(1979) 2. Family Album: A Personal Selection from Four Generations of Churchills(1982) 3. The Profligate Duke: George Spencer Churchill, Fifth Duke of Marlborough, and His Duchess(1987) 4. Winston Churchill: His Life as a Painter(1990) 5. Speaking For Themselves: The Private Letters of Sir Winston and Lady Churchill(1999) 6. Clementine Churchill: The Revised and Updated Biography(2005) 7. A Daughter's Tale: The Memoir of Winston and Clementine Churchill's Youngest Child(2012)

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    A film clip ALLIES TAKE KISKA ETC. (1943) is available at the Internet Archive
  5. Mary Soames Biography – Facts, Childhood, Family Life ... › profiles › mary-soames

    The Right Honourable Baroness Mary Soames, or Lady Soames, who held the titles of LG, DBE, and FRSL, was the youngest of the five children of Sir Winston Churchill, who was the prime minister of the UK in the 1940s and the 1950s. She is renowned for her work with the ‘Red Cross’ at the time of the Second World War.

  6. Name Mary Soames full name- Mary Spencer-Churchill.Born: 15 September 1922, Chartwell, Westerham, Kent, England.Father: Winston Churchill.Mother: Clementine Hozier.Wife / Husband: Christopher Soames, Baron Soames. Mary was born in London in the same month, September 1922, in which Winston bought her beloved country house, Chartwell, on the banks of the Kentish Weald. He was the youngest […]

  7. Nicholas Soames - Wikipedia › wiki › Nicholas_Soames

    Early life, education and military service. Soames was born in 1948 in Croydon, Surrey, the eldest son of Christopher Soames and Mary (née Spencer-Churchill).He is a grandson of the British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill, and a grandnephew of the founders of the Scout movement, Lord Baden-Powell and his sister, Agnes Baden-Powell.

  8. Descendants of Winston Churchill - Wikipedia › wiki › Descendants_of_Winston

    Gemma Mary Soames b. 1979, 2. Flora Caroline Soames b. 1982, 3. Archie Christopher Winston Soames b. 1988 The Hon. Charlotte Peel, Countess Peel (née Soames) 17 July 1954: m. Richard Alexander Hambro 1973–1982: 1. Clementine Silvia Hambro b. 1976; m. William James Robert Peel, 3rd Earl Peel, 1989: 2. Lady Antonia Mary Catherine Peel b. 1991 ...

  9. Soames - Wikipedia › wiki › Soames

    Jane Soames (1900–1988), a British-born author, translator, and historian. Mary Soames, Baroness Soames (1922–2014), daughter of Winston Churchill and wife of Baron Soames. Nicholas Soames (born 1948), a British Conservative MP and son of Baron Soames. Rupert Soames (born 1959), a British businessman and son of Baron Soames.

  10. Lady Mary Soames, Winston Churchill's daughter, dies - BBC › news › uk-politics-27655894

    Jun 01, 2014 · Lady Mary Soames, Winston Churchill's last surviving child, has died at the age of 91, her family have announced. She died on Saturday at her home after a short illness. She was the youngest of ...

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