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Photographs of Audley Family AC


The portrait to the right is of George John Audley a merchant of Liverpool,  by Thomas Beach and was painted in oils on twill canvas in 1793.

It is believed that George John Audley was the Grandfather of {AC47}, whose photograph is below.The portrait was in the ownership of {AC50} George Audley.



The portrait was auctioned at Christies as lot 12 on the 12th May 1932 for 15 guineas by the executors of the will of {AC50} George Audley. The portrait was subsequently auctioned at Sothebys, London on 12th May 1993, and at Bonhams, London 19th October 1995. The current whereabouts of the portrait is not known.

In the Catalogue Raisonee in the appendix to the biography of Thomas Beach titled 'Thomas Beach a Dorset Portrait Painter' by  Elsie S Beach published 1934 describes the portrait as: on twill canvas. 3/4 L Signed. Dated 1793. 49" by 39.5". In brown Coat, with Buff vest and breeches and white stock. Full grey wig, florid complexion, hand on stick at side. Pillar and arch in background

   photoofc47    This photograph of  {AC47} John Audley  (1806 - 1885) is reproduced here by courtesy of the University of Liverpool, Sydney Joseph Library Special Collections and Archives Section.
   photoofC22v2    GeorgeAudleyEsqJ PByJAABerrieRCA
   The above photograph of {AC22} Charles Audley (1851 - 1937) and his Wife Eliza Ann Audley (1851 - 1944)  

{AC50} George Audley (1864 to 1932) by John Archibald Alexander Berrie.

Painted 1927. Oil on canvas 138 x 97 cms

The benefactor who paid for 'Audley Pedigrees' to be researched and published

  The identity card dated 1944 of
{AC87} William Harold Audley (1923 – 1998)



{AC87} William Harold Audley (1923 – 1998)

Training in Nepal


{AC39} William Dundonald Audley (1895 to 1979) & his wife Constance

Hacket (1899 to 1978) a day out at the races in South Africa


   The Audley Home in Bangalore India

{AC87} William Harold Audley is person on the left 

{AC74} Derek Dundonald Audley is the person standing on the lower fountain level


{AC74} Derek Dundonald Audley

6 years old &

{AC87} William Harold Audley 

4 years old

   DDAudley    DDAudleygrave

 {AC74} Derek Dundonald Audley

(1921 to 1942)
   The grave stone of {AC74} Derek Dundonald Audley at Warmwell (Holy Trinity) Dorset Churchyard. Photograph kindly taken by Ann from Corfe Castle Dorset
   WHAudleyinuniform    WHAudley39

 {AC87} William Harold Audley

(1923 to 1998)

   {AC87} William Harold Audley at the age of 39 (1923 to 1998)
   AC40wdonaldaudley    EAudleywifeofAC8

 {AC40} Walter Donald Audley

(1900 - 1981)

   Ethel Audley née Jones (1893 – 1960)
The wife of {AC8} Robert William Audley
Taken from her passport dated 1953

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