|Born||5 March 1863|
Belgravia, Middlesex, England
|Died||5 October 1946 (aged 83)|
|Career titles||11 |
|Grand Slam Singles results|
|Grand Slam Doubles results|
Having been Scottish tennis champion in 1885, 1886 and 1888, he won the doubles at Wimbledon alongside Herbert Wilberforce. As a younger brother of Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, who was Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon's father, he was a great-uncle of Queen Elizabeth II.
He stood as the Conservative Party candidate for Barnard Castle.
The fifth of seven sons and one of the eleven children of Claude Bowes-Lyon, 13th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and of Frances Dora Smith, he married Alice Wiltshire, daughter of George Wiltshire, on 9 August 1893.
He and his wife Alice had four children:
- Lt. Gavin Patrick (13 December 1895 – November 1917) - killed in action in World War I; never married, no issue
- Angus Patrick (22 October 1899 – 10 July 1923) - committed suicide; never married, no issue
- Jean Barbara (9 October 1904 – 7 January 1963) - never married, no issue
- Margaret Ann (14 June 1907 – 14 August 1999) - married 2 June 1945 Lt. Col. Francis Arthur Philip D'Abreu (1 October 1904 – 6 November 1995). Had one son and two daughters: Anthony Patrick John D'Abreu (born 17 March 1946), Francesca D'Abreu (born 7 February 1948), and Anne Teresa Alice D'Abreu (16 February 1950 – 17 April 1995).
He died on 5 October 1946, aged 83. His widow died in 1953 at the age of 86.
Grand Slam finals
Doubles (1 title, 1 runner-up)
|Win||1887||Wimbledon||Herbert Wilberforce|| H.J. Crispe
|7–5, 6–3, 6–2|
|Loss||1888||Wimbledon||Herbert Wilberforce|| Ernest Renshaw
|6–2, 6–1, 3–6, 4–6, 3–6|
- "Patrick Bowes- Lyon: Stats". tennisarchives.com. Tennis Archives. Retrieved 17 August 2016.
- The Plantagenet Roll of the Blood Royal: The Clarence Volume, Containing the Descendants of George, Duke of Clarence by (Melville Henry de Massue) Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval, p 83, c) 1905.
- Lundy, Darryl. "Major Patrick Bowes-Lyon". The Peerage.com. p. 870.htm § 8695. Retrieved 1 December 2016.