Lieutenant Charles Edward Sebag-Montefiore

Royal Horse Artillery


Lt Sebag-Montefiore (1884 - 1960) received his commission in April 1918. His son Hugh (born in 1920) became Bishop of Birmingham.


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  • Historydevotee 4y


    Charles Edward Sebag-Montefiore was born on 4 March 1884 in London. He married Muriel Alice Ruth de Pass, daughter of Charles de Pass and Mabel Kate Benjamin, on 30 April 1913 at Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue, Lauderdale Road, London, England. He died on 7 May 1960 at age 76.

    He was the son of Arthur Sebag-Montefiore and Harriette Beddington. He was educated at Clifton College, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. He was a senior partner of Joseph Sebag & Company. He was member of the London Stock Exchange. He was invested as a Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1955.

    Children of Charles Edward Sebag-Montefiore and Muriel Alice Ruth de Pass
    - Denzil Charles Sebag-Montefiore+ b. 18 Feb 1914, d. 15 Jan 1996
    - Lt.-Col. Oliver Robert Marne Sebag-Montefiore+ b. 9 Jul 1915, d. Oct 1993
    - Rt. Rev. Hugh William Montefiore+ b. 12 May 1920, d. 13 May 2005
  • brenontario 2y

    A Wikipedia article titled "List of Brooks's members" (Brooks is a gentlemen's club) lists Charles Edward Sebag-Montefiore FSA (1949). The FSA is probably Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London.

    The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography has a book written by Charles Sebag-Montefiore, ‘Page, Sir Gregory, second baronet (1689–1775)’, rev. first published 2004, 597 words. Sir Gregory Page was an art collector.
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