Marian Montagu Douglas Scott
Marian Louisa Elmhirst, Lady Elmhirst (previously Ferguson; née Montagu Douglas Scott; 16 June 1908 – 11 December 1996) was the first daughter born to Lord Herbert Montagu Douglas Scott and Marie Edwards. She was the paternal grandmother of Sarah, Duchess of York, and the maternal great-grandmother of Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie of York.
Elmhirst was also a first cousin of Lady Alice Montagu Douglas Scott, who became, after her wedding to Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester and an aunt-by-marriage of Elizabeth II.
Other articles related to "montagu":
... Montagu offers some of the best climbing in the Western Cape with many crags that vary in grade and steepness with excellent quality rock ...
Famous quotes containing the words scott, douglas and/or montagu:
“Action is character.”
—F. Scott Fitzgerald (18961940)
“He talks about the Scylla of Atheism and the Charybdis of Christianitya state of mind which, by the way, is not conducive to bold navigation.”
—Norman Douglas (18681952)
“I have never, in all my various travels, seen but two sorts of people ... I mean men and women, who always have been, and ever will be, the same. The same vices and the same follies have been the fruit of all ages, though sometimes under different names.”
—Mary Wortley, Lady Montagu (16891762)