Francis Stewart Cokayne Cokayne

Born1871 Ashbourne House, Putney
Died1945
FatherGeorge Edward (Adams) Cokayne (1825 – 1911)
MotherMary Dorothea Gibbs (1833 – 1906)

Life Events

1871Born
1906Death of mother Mary Dorothea Gibbs
1909Married Dorothy Emily Probyn in St. Saviour's, Eastbourne
1911Death of father George Edward (Adams) Cokayne
1945Died

Biography and Notes

4th son. Baptised 7 September 1871 at St. John's, Putney. Educated at Charterhouse, Surrey, 1884-90; matric. Oxford (Oriel College) Michaelmas 1890; BA 1893.

In Racquets pair for Charterhouse 1889: for Oxford University, Racquets, 1891-92, Royal Tennis, 1892.

Member of the London Stock Exchange from 1899 and partner of David Bevan & Co., stockbrokers, in the City of London. Residences, 54 Montagu Sq., London, W, 1909-29, 1 Bryanston Sq. from 1929.

Portraits: Chalk, age 23, by P. Downes 1894; pencil by Francis F. Crawley-Boevey, 1894; chalk by Geoffroi de Chaume 1924; and chalk by the same 1925; all four last in his own possession.

1 son and 3 daughters. Thomas Probyn, born 1920
(d. 1943); Elizabeth,born 1913, m. Peter Duke Doulton and has issue; Anne, born 1916, m. Walter Arbuthnot Prideaux and has issue; Susan, born 1923, who has in her possession a portrait by George Richmond of Mary Dorothea Cokayne.