Ernest Guinness MA DL JP
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Arthur Ernest Guinness MA DL JP (1876 - 1949)

Hon Arthur Ernest (Ernest) Guinness MA DL JP
Born in Dublin, Irelandmap
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Husband of — married Jul 1903 in St George Hanover Square, Londonmap
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Died at age 72 in Dublin, Irelandmap
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Arthur was born on 2 November 1876. He was the son of Edward Guinness 1st Earl of Iveagh and Adelaide Guinness. He normally went by his middle name Ernest.

Baptism: Ireland
Arthur Ernest Guinness
Father: Edward Guinness
Mother: Adelaide Maria Guinness Guinness
Birth: 2 Nov 1876 in Dublin, Ireland[1]

He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).

He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the London Rifle Brigade (1st london Volunteers).

He held the offices of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) and Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of County Dublin, Ireland.

Atthur married Marie Clothilde Russell (daughter of Sir George Russell, 4th Bt. and Constance Charlotte Elisa Lennox) on 15 July 1903 at St. George Hanover Square, London, England.[2]

They had 3 children;

Sibell Mary Guinness (b. 16 May 1904, d. 31 Mar 1999)
Maureen Constance Guinness (b. 31 Jan 1907, d. 3 May 1998)
Oonagh Guinness (b. 22 Feb 1910, d. 2 Aug 1995)

He died on 22 March 1949 at age 72.[3]


  1. "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 December 2014), Arthur Ernest Guinness, 02 Nov 1876; citing Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 255,963.
  2. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Arthur Ernest Guinness, 1903; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,”
  3. "Ireland Civil Registration Indexes, 1845-1958," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), DEATHS entry for Arthur E Guinness; citing Dublin North, Jan - Mar 1949, vol. 2, p. 207, General Registry, Custom House, Dublin; FHL microfilm 101,744.

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