John Alastair Livingston Timpson (1915-1997)

Major John A.L. Timpson, M.C., of Taunton, Somerset

Associated Houses


75 West Market Street, Red Hook

Appleton Manor


He grew up at Maizefield in Dutchess County, New York, and Appleton Manor in Oxfordshire. During World War Two, he was commissioned into the Scots Guards and served with Special Forces in North Africa, receiving the Military Cross. He married Elizabeth Houstoun-Boswall, a great-granddaughter of Sir Hugh Allan of Montreal. 
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 20/06/2020 and last updated on 06/04/2021.