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Borwick, Baron (UK, 1922)


Creation: let. pat. 20 Jul 1922


Family name: Borwick




Argent three Escarbuncles fesswise Sable between three Bears' Heads erased of the last muzzled Or


Upon a Mount proper in front of a Staff raguly erect Azure a Stag browsing Or attired Sable


On either side a Bear Sable muzzled and charged on the shoulder with an Escarbuncle Or


Fugit (It passes)



Robert Hudson [Borwick], 1st Baron Borwick

2nd son of George Borwick, of Morven, Torquay, co. Devon, by his first wife Jane Hudson, dau. of Rev John Hudson, of West Bromwich, co. Stafford


21 Jan 1845


6 Mar 1872 Caroline Smith Johnston (d. 1 Apr 1936), 6th dau. of Rev Richard Daniel Johnston, of Kurnool, Madras, India


27 Jan 1936


1 Jul 1916 Baronet of the United Kingdom, styled "of Eden Lacy"

20 Jul 1922 Baron Borwick, of Hawkshead in the County of Lancaster

suc. by



George [Borwick], 2nd Baron Borwick


22 May 1880

mar. (1)

7 Dec 1908 (div. 1913) Mary Mason Hasell, dau. of Lewis Cruger Hasell, of New York, USA

mar. (2)

8 Jun 1918 (div. 1938) Dorothea Gertrude Grey (d. 1986), 2nd dau. of Charles Grey, of Anerley, London


s.p. 27 Jan 1941

suc. by



Robert Geoffrey [Borwick], 3rd Baron Borwick


1 Jul 1886

mar. (1)

8 Jul 1913 (div. 1920) Irene Phyllis Patterson (d. 1969), dau. of Thomas Main Patterson, of Littlebourne House, Canterbury, co. Kent

children by first wife

1. Hon James Hugh Myles Borwick, later 4th Baron Borwick

1. Hon Katharine Hilda Borwick (b. 25 Apr 1914), mar. 17 Oct 1938 Ashton Jack Ulyate (d. 19...), son of Raymond Robert Ulyate, of Moshi, Tanganyika, and has issue

2. Hon Phyllis Dorothy Borwick (b. 24 Aug 1916; d. 2008), mar. 26 Jul 1963 John A'Court Bergne (d. 1978), son of Harvey A'Court Bergne, of Budleigh Salterton, co. Devon

mar. (2)

20 Jul 1920 Margaret Elizabeth Sandbach (d. 4 Feb 1969), 5th dau. of Gilbert Robertson Sandbach, of Stoneleigh, Rossett, co. Denbigh, by his wife Harriet Jane Rushworth, 1st dau. of Edward Everard Rushworth CMG, Lieutenant Governor of Jamaica

children by second wife

2. Hon George Sandbach Borwick (b. 18 Oct 1922; dsp. 28 Nov 1994), mar. 1981 Esther Ellerman (widow of Sir John Reeves Ellerman, 2nd Bt.; d. 1985), dau. of Clarence de Sola, of Montreal, Canada

3. Hon Robin Sandbach Borwick (b. 22 Mar 1927; d. 26 Nov 2003), mar. 2 Dec 1950 Hon Patricia Garnett McAlpine, only dau. of Robert Edwin [McAlpine], Baron McAlpine of Moffat, by his wife Ella Mary Gardner Garnett, 2nd dau. of James Gardner Garnett, of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, and has issue:

1a. (Geoffrey Robert) James Borwick, later 5th Baron Borwick

2a. Hon Richard David Borwick, granted the style and precedence of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Warrant 2008 (b. 24 Jul 1960), mar. 1983 Nicole D Kerr, dau. of S/Ldr Ronald M Kerr MVO, of Westwinds, Mouldford, co. Oxford, and has issue

1a. Hon Judith Patricia Borwick, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant 2008 (b. 13 Jun 1952), mar. 27 Nov 1971 Padraic Desmond Curry-Towneley-O'Hagan, only son of Capt Ian Desmond Curry-Towneley-O'Hagan, and has issue


30 Jan 1961

suc. by

son by first wife


James Hugh Myles [Borwick], 4th Baron Borwick, MC


12 Dec 1917


14 Sep 1954 Hyllarie Adalia Mary Johnston (d. 13 Dec 2013), 2nd dau. of Lt Col William Hamilton Hall Johnston DSO MC, of Bryn-y-Groes, Bala, co. Merioneth, by his wife Hyllarie Mabel Williams, dau. of Yates Williams, of Manchester, co. Lancaster


1. Hon (Angela) Jane Borwick (b. 12 Jul 1955), mar. 1988 (div. 1991) Charles William Heathcoat Amory, 2nd son of Lt Col Sir William Heathcoat Amory, 5th Bt

2. Hon Mary Anne Borwick (b. 11 Jul 1957)

3. Hon Diana Borwick (b. 28 Jun 1959), mar. 30 Sep 1995 (div. 2000) Giles Newman, son of Lt Col Nigel Newman, of Windsor, co. Berkshire

4. Hon Amanda Gwynneth Rosemary Borwick (b. 24 Jan 1965), mar. 1987 (div. 2000) Brian Wynn Parry, 1st son of P Owen Parry, of Llandderfel, and has issue


Apr 2007

suc. by



(Geoffrey Robert) James [Borwick], 5th Baron Borwick


7 Mar 1955


1981 Victoria Lorne Peta Poore, only child of W/Cdr Roger Dennistoun Poore, of Phillimore Gardens, London, by his wife Peta Farley, widow of W/Cdr Walter Ronald Farley DFC and dau. of William George Coast, of Finchley, London


1. Hon Edwin Dennis William Borwick (b. 1984)

2. Hon Thomas James Robert Borwick (b. 1987)

3. Hon William Borwick (b. 9 Apr 1997)

1. Hon Alexandra Victoria Borwick (b. 1990)


Last updated 14 Jan 2014




5th Baron Borwick, of Hawkhead in the County of Lancaster

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 20 Jul 1922)

5th Baronet, styled "of Eden Lacy"

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 1 Jul 1916)



[not known]



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