no image

Alfred Leigh Winsloe KCB CMG CV (1852 - 1931)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Sir Alfred Leigh Winsloe KCB CMG CV
Born in Pitminster, Somersetmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Biarritz, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 16 Sep 2015
This page has been accessed 156 times.

Categories: Knights Commander of the Order of the Bath | Commanders of the Royal Victorian Order.



This biography was auto-generated by a GEDCOM import.[1] It's a rough draft and needs to be edited.


Name: Alfred Leigh /Winsloe/
Name Prefix: Sir
Name Suffix: KCB CMG CVO

The suffix KCB CMG CVO is non-traditional and may be too long for the WikiTree suffix.


Date: 1852
Place: Pitminster, Somerset[2]


Date: 16 FEB 1931
Place: Biarritz, France
Age: 79y


Date: 7 SEP 1852
Place: Pitminster, Somerset


Occupation: Admiral
Occupation: ADC to King Edward VII
Date: FROM 1903 TO 1904
Occupation: 4th Sea Lord
Date: FROM 1907 TO 1910
Occupation: CinC China Station
Date: FROM 1910 TO 1913


Date: 7 APR 1861
Place: Wilton Somerset
Age: 8y[3]
Note: Son
Date: 3 APR 1881
Place: Simonstown Bay, South Africa
Age: 28y[4]
Note: Lieutenant RN Flag Officer
First class Iron frigate cased with wood
Captain Charles P Fitgerald
Detatched Squadron
Date: 31 MAR 1901
Place: Great Bitter Lake, Suez Canal, Egypt
Age: 48y[5]
Note: Commodore RN
Date: 2 APR 1911
Place: China [6]
Note: Vice Admiral


Type: Commission
Date: 26 NOV 1904
Note: Rear Admiral
Commanding torpedo craft and submaries


Date: 17 MAR 1931
Place: London
Note: of 23 Down Street, Piccadilly London
to Richard Edmund Winsloe club secretary and
Stanly Cecil Theophilus solicitor
Effects £14410 9s


Object: @O547@


Note: A Particularly Interesting K.C.B., C.M.G., C.V.0. Group of Eleven to Admiral Sir Alfred Winsloe, Royal Navy latterly Commander-in-Chief in China who saw Extensive Active Service on the African Continent between 1882 and 1902 (a) The Most Honourable Order of the Bath Knight Commander's (K.C.B.) set of insignia Military Division neck Badge silver gilt and enamel breast Star silver silver gilt and enamel applique centre in Garrard London case of issue (b) The Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George Companions (C.M.G.) breast Badge silver gilt and enamel with swivel ring suspension and riband buckle in Garrard London damaged case of issue (c) The Royal Victorian Order Commander (C.V.O.) neck Badge silver gilt and enamel reverse numbered 'C15', in Collingwoods London damaged case of issue (d) Egypt dated one clasp Tel-el-Kebir lt Comdr., R.N., HMS Helicon) (e) East and West Africa one clasp Witu 1890 (Commr., R.N., HMS Brisk) (f) Queens South Africa one clasp Cape Colony capt R.N., HMS Niobe) (g) jubilee 1897 (h) Coronation 1902 (i) Coronation 1911 Khedive's Star 1882 slight contact wear very fine or better mounted as worn in the 'old-style', with a fine set of related dress miniatures excluding Order of the Bath (21

Data Changed

Data Changed:
Date: 19 OCT 2014
Time: 15:02:44

Prior to import, this record was last changed 15:02:44 19 OCT 2014.


  1. Winsloe-10 was created by Greg Slade through the import of Very cut down for Greg.ged on Sep 11, 2015. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
  2. Source: #S180 Page: 5c 415 Quality or Certainty of Data: 2 Note: Apr-May-Jun Taunton
  3. Source: #S676
  4. Source: #S673
  5. Source: #S675
  6. Source: #S569
  • Source: S180 Author: Transcribed by NDS Title: Index of Births from the GRO Register Abbreviation: GRO Birth Index Repository: #R2 Note: General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office. © Crown copyright. Reference: GRO Birth Index.xls Data Changed: Date: 11 SEP 2015 Time: 11:18:43
  • Repository: R2 Name: GRO Index Data Changed: Date: 8 MAR 2011 Time: 22:04:06
  • Source: S569 Title: UK 1911 Census Sheets Document Data Changed: Date: 11 SEP 2015 Time: 11:18:43
  • Source: S673 Title: UK 1881 Census RG11/5636 page 1 Type: Summary Sheet Scan Object: @O535@ ASID: 1 Data Changed: Date: 1 APR 2013 Time: 22:46:33
  • Source: S675 Title: UK 1901 Census RG13/5328 page 1 Type: Summary Sheet Scan Object: @O537@ ASID: 1 Data Changed: Date: 1 APR 2013 Time: 23:06:49
  • Source: S676 Title: UK 1861 Census RG9/1617 page 17 & 18 Type: Summary Sheet Scan Object: @O538@ ASID: 1 Object: @O539@ ASID: 1 Data Changed: Date: 2 APR 2013 Time: 10:04:45

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

No known carriers of Alfred Leigh's ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA have taken yDNA or mtDNA tests and no close relatives have taken a 23andMe, AncestryDNA, or Family Tree DNA "Family Finder" test.

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

  • Login to edit this profile.
  • Public Comments: Login to post. (Best for messages specifically directed to those editing this profile. Limit 20 per day.)
  • Public Q&A: These will appear above and in the Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum. (Best for anything directed to the wider genealogy community.)

Alfred Leigh is 24 degrees from Sharon Caldwell, 23 degrees from Burl Ives and 11 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

W  >  Winsloe  >  Alfred Leigh Winsloe KCB CMG CV