Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton

M, #58761, b. 6 April 1915, d. 1992
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
Peter Legh, 4th Baron Newton 1
     Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton was born on 6 April 1915.2 He was the son of Richard William Davenport Legh, 3rd Baron Newton and Hon. Helen Winifred Meysey-Thompson.3 He married Priscilla Egerton-Warburton, daughter of Captain John Egerton-Warburton and Hon. Lettice Legh, on 6 July 1948.2 He died in 1992.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1937 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Grenadier Guards.2 He fought in the Second World War.2 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1947 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He held the office of Member of Hampshire County Council between 1949 and 1952.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Hampshire in 1951.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Petersfield between 1951 and 1960.2 He held the office of Member of Hampshire County Council between 1954 and 1955.2 He was Captain, Yeomen of the Guard between 1960 and 1962.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Newton, of Newton-in-Makerfield, co. Lancaster [U.K., 1892] on 11 June 1960.3 He held the office of Parliamentary Secretary, Health between 1962 and 1964.2 He held the office of Minister of State, Education and Science between April 1964 and October 1964.2

Children of Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton

Citations

  1. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2890. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton1

M, #58762, b. 11 January 1950
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
Consanguinity Index=3.13%
     Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton was born on 11 January 1950.1 He is the son of Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton.1 He married Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke, daughter of Herbert Whitfoot Clarke, on 19 May 1978.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He was a practising solicitor.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Newton, of Newton-in-Makerfield, co. Lancaster [U.K., 1892] in 1992.1

Children of Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton and Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2889. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. David Piers Carlis Legh1

M, #58763, b. 21 November 1951
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
Consanguinity Index=3.13%
     Hon. David Piers Carlis Legh was born on 21 November 1951.1 He is the son of Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton.1 He married Jane Mary Bee, daughter of John Roy Wynter Bee, on 20 July 1974.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (F.R.I.C.S.).1

Children of Hon. David Piers Carlis Legh and Jane Mary Bee

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2890. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke1

F, #58764
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
     Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke is the daughter of Herbert Whitfoot Clarke.1 She married Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton, son of Major Peter Richard Legh, 4th Baron Newton and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton, on 19 May 1978.1
      From 19 May 1978, her married name became Legh. As a result of her marriage, Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke was styled as Baroness Newton in 1992.

Children of Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke and Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2889. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Herbert Whitfoot Clarke1

M, #58765
Last Edited=6 Apr 2015
     Herbert Whitfoot Clarke lived at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1

Child of Herbert Whitfoot Clarke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2889. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Hon. Piers Richard Legh

M, #58766, b. 25 October 1979
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
     Hon. Piers Richard Legh was born on 25 October 1979. He is the son of Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton and Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2889. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Alessandra Mary Legh

F, #58767, b. 24 August 1978
Last Edited=7 Apr 2015
     Hon. Alessandra Mary Legh was born on 24 August 1978. She is the daughter of Richard Thomas Legh, 5th Baron Newton and Rosemary Whitfoot Clarke.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2889. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Roundell Palmer, 4th Earl of Selborne

M, #58768, b. 24 March 1940
Last Edited=29 Dec 2005
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     John Roundell Palmer, 4th Earl of Selborne was born on 24 March 1940. He is the son of Captain William Matthew Palmer, Viscount Wolmer and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton. He married Joanna Van Antwerp James, daughter of Evan James, in 1969.
     He gained the title of 4th Earl of Selborne.

Children of John Roundell Palmer, 4th Earl of Selborne and Joanna Van Antwerp James

Joanna Van Antwerp James

F, #58769
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Joanna Van Antwerp James is the daughter of Evan James. She married John Roundell Palmer, 4th Earl of Selborne, son of Captain William Matthew Palmer, Viscount Wolmer and Priscilla Egerton-Warburton, in 1969.
      Her married name became Palmer.

Evan James

M, #58770
Last Edited=10 May 2003

Child of Evan James