Lady Camilla Osborne
Lady Camilla Dorothy Godolphin Osborne (formerly Harris and Dempster; born 14 August 1950) is an English heiress. She is the only child of John Osborne, 11th Duke of Leeds.
|Lady Camilla Osborne|
|Born||Camilla Dorothy Godolphin Osborne|
14 August 1950
|Spouse(s)||Julian Brownlow Harris (divorced)|
Nigel Dempster (1977-2002, divorced)
Emily Kate Godolphin Harris
Louisa Beatrix Dempster
|Father||John Osborne, 11th Duke of Leeds|
Early life and familyEdit
Osborne's father married a third time in 1955 to Caroline Fleur Vatcher.
In 1963, at age 13, Osborne's father died without any male issue. Due to primogeniture, Osborne could not inherit her father's dukedom. The titles of her father passed to his cousin Sir D'Arcy Osborne, making him the 12th Duke of Leeds. When D'Arcy Osborne died in 1964 without issue, the Dukedom of Leeds went extinct.
While she was not able to inherit the dukedom from her father, she did inherit money from his personal estate upon his death along with an annual allowance. In 1971 she inherited £1,000,000 (equivalent to £12,970,000 in 2016) from the family trust.
Osborne married Julian Brownlow Harris and in 1972 gave birth to a daughter, Emily Kate Godolphin Harris. The couple later divorced. In 1975 she became engaged to Christopher Moorsom, but later called off the engagement.
Osborne married a second time to Nigel Richard Patton Dempster in 1977 at the Chelsea Register Office. The couple spent the first years of their marriage living separately. She gave birth to another daughter, Louisa Beatrix Dempster, in 1979. The marriage was dissolved in 2002. Nigel Dempster and Lady Camilla remained close after their divorce. Dempster died on 12 July 2007. Osborne was present at his funeral.
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