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De Ramsey, Baron (UK, 1887)


Creation: let. pat. 8 Jul 1887


Family name: Fellowes




Argent a Fess dancetty Ermine between three Lions' Heads erased Or murally crowned Argent


A Lion's Head as in the Arms charged with a Fess dancetty Ermine


On either side a Ram proper gorged with a Chain Or pendant therefrom an Escutcheon Ermine charged with a Ram's Eye also proper


Patientia Et Perseverantia Cum Magnanimitate (Patience and perseverance with magnaninimity)



Edward [Fellowes], 1st Baron De Ramsey, JP DL

1st surv. son and heir of William Henry Fellowes MP, of Ramsey Abbey, co. Huntingdon, and Haverland Hall, co. Norfolk, by his wife Emma Benyon, 4th dau. of Richard Benyon, of Englefield House, co. Berkshire


14 May 1809


22 Jul 1845 Hon Mary Julia Milles (d. 10 Apr 1901), 1st dau. of George John [Milles], 4th Baron Sondes, by his wife Eleanor Knatchbull, 5th dau. by his third wife of Sir Edward Knatchbull, 8th Bt.


1. Hon William Henry Fellowes, later 2nd Baron De Ramsay

2. Hon Ailwyn Edward Fellowes, later 1st Baron Ailwyn

1. Hon Inna Fellowes (d. 19...), mar. (1) 30 Apr 1872 Henry Enderby Eaton (b. 11 May 1841; dvp. and sp. 7 Apr 1879), 1st son and heir ap. of Henry William Eaton DL MP, of Cheylesmore, Coventry, co. Warwick (later 1st Baron Cheylesmore), by his wife Charlotte Gorham Harman, only dau. of Thomas Leader Harman, of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, and (2) 19 Sep 1882 Henry Lawrence Whateley (d. 18 Jul 1913)

2. Flora Fellowes (dvp. an infant 9 Mar 1863)


9 Aug 1887


8 Jul 1887 Baron De Ramsey, of Ramsey Abbey in the County of Huntingdon

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Huntingdon 1837-80


William Henry [Fellowes], 2nd Baron De Ramsey, DL JP


16 May 1848


12 Jul 1877 Lady Rosamond Jane Frances Spencer-Churchill (d. 3 Dec 1920), 2nd dau. of John Winston [Spencer-Churchill], 7th Duke of Marlborough, by his wife Lady Frances Anne Emily Vane, 1st dau. by his second wife of Charles William [Vane], 3rd Marquess of Londonderry


1. Capt Hon Coulson Churchill Fellowes (b. 8 Feb 1883; dvp. 22 Oct 1915 of illness contracted on active service), mar. (1) 9 Jul 1906 (div. 1912) Gwendolen Dorothy Jefferson, 1st dau. of Harry Wyndham Jefferson, of Stoke Rochford Hall, co. Lincoln, and had issue:

1a. Ailwyn Edward Fellowes, later 3rd Baron De Ramsay

1a. Hon Diana Rosamond Fellowes, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant 9 Mar 1933 (b. 30 May 1907; d. 12 May 1937), mar. 28 Jun 1932 as his first wife Henry Rogers [Broughton], 2nd Baron Fairhaven, and had issue

Capt Hon Coulson Fellowes mar. (2) 12 Sep 1914 Hon Lilah O'Brien (b. 18 Oct 1884; mar. (2) 6 Mar 1925 Capt Nobile Riccardo Assanti KM (d. Feb 1957), son of General Damiano Assanti; d. 12 Aug 1968), 6th dau. of Edward Donough [O'Brien], 14th Baron Inchiquin, by his second wife Hon Ellen Harriet White, 1st dau. of Luke [White], 2nd Baron Annaly, and had further issue:

2a. Hon (John) David Coulson Fellowes, of Flat 3, 117 Elgin Crescent, London, granted the style and precedence of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Warrant 9 Mar 1933 (b. 1 May 1915), mar. (1) 31 May 1946 (div. 1962) Louise Mackay (b. 26 Sep 1915; former wife of Leslie Alexander Mackay; d. 27 Sep 1975), 2nd dau. of Sir James Henry Domville, 5th Bt., by his wife Kathleen Agatha Charlesworth, only dau. of Basil Arthur Charlesworth, of Gunton Hall, Lowestoft, co. Suffolk, (2) 4 Apr 1963 Joan Lynette Neame (former wife of Richard Dewar Neame; d. 22 Jan 1965), only dau. of Edgar George Rees, of Llanelly, and (3) 1977 Mervyn Sherwood (former wife of Peter Sherwood), dau. of Reinold de Toll, and has issue by his first marriage

2. Capt Hon Reginald Ailwyn Fellowes JP (b. 20 Jan 1884; d. 19 Mar 1953), mar. 9 Aug 1919 Marguerite "Daisy" Severine Philippine de Broglie (b. 29 Apr 1890; widow of Jean Amédée Marie Anatole de Broglie, Prince de Broglie; d. 13 Dec 1962), only dau. of Jean Elie Octave Louis Severe Amanieu Decazes, 3rd Duke of Decazes and Glucksberg, by his wife Isabelle Blanche Singer, dau. of Isaac Merritt Singer, the American sewing-machine pioneer, and had issue

1. Hon Alexandra Frances Anne Fellowes (b. 29 Jun 1880; d. 16 Sep 1955), mar. 15 Feb 1904 Brig Gen Hon Ferdinand Charles Stanley CMG DSO (b. 28 Jan 1871; d. 17 Mar 1935), 5th son of Frederick Arthur [Stanley], 16th Earl of Derby, by his wife Lady Constance Villiers, 1st dau. of George William Frederick [Villiers], 4th Earl of Clarendon, and had issue

2. Hon Gladys Cecil Georgina Fellowes (b. 4 Jan 1885; d. 4 Aug 1952), mar. 11 Jun 1907 Hon Heneage Greville Finch, styled Lord Guernsey (b. 2 Jun 1883; killed in action vp. 14 Sep 1914), 1st son and heir ap. of Charles Wightwick [Finch], 8th Earl of Aylesford, by his second wife Marcella Araminta Victoria Linton, widow of Capt James Wingfield Linton, of Hemingford, co. Huntingdon, and yst. dau. of John Ross, of Benena Abbots, co. Cork, and had issue

3. Hon Hermione Frances Caroline Fellowes (b. 31 Jul 1886; d. Jan 1972), mar. (1) 8 Jun 1909 (div. 1923) Brig Gen Lord Esmé Charles Gordon-Lennox KCVO CMG DSO, Yeoman Usher of the Black Rod and Secretary to the Lord Great Chamberlain 1929-46 (b. 10 Feb 1875; d. 4 May 1949), 2nd son of Charles Henry [Gordon-Lennox], 7th Duke of Richmond , by his wife Amy Mary Ricardo, 1st dau. of Percy Ricardo, of Bramley Park, co. Surrey, and (2) 14 Nov 1923 Baron Rolf Cederstrom (d. 24 Feb 1947), son of Baron Edward Cederstrom, of Stockholm, Sweden, and had issue by both marriages

4. Hon Sybil Inna Mildfred Fellowes (b. 24 Oct 1888; d. 18 May 1948), mar. 23 Feb 1915 James George Anson [Butler], 5th Marquess of Ormonde, and had issue


8 May 1925

suc. by



Capt, 1st Life Guards; Hon Col, 4th Volunteer Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment; Custos Rotulorum for the Isle of Ely; Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Huntingdon 1880-87; a Lord-in-Waiting 1890-92


Ailwyn Edward [Fellowes], 3rd Baron De Ramsey, KBE


16 Mar 1910


27 Jul 1937 Lilah Helen Suzanne Labouchere JP (d. 1987), dau. of Francis Anthony Labouchere, of 15 Draycott Avenue, London, by his wife Evelyn Mary Stirling, only dau. of Sir Walter George Stirling of Faskine, 3rd Bt.


1. Hon John Ailwyn Fellowes, later 4th Baron De Ramsay

2. Hon Andrew Edward Fellowes, of 36 Charolais Crescent, Ben Owa, Queensland, Australia (b. 24 Mar 1950), mar. 19... Anne Tweedy, 1st dau. of Roy Tweedy, of Mungle, North Star, New South Wales, Australia, ande has issue

1. Hon Sarah Fellowes (b. 28 Mar 1938), mar. 27 Nov 1972 Peter Alfred Shelton, of E3 Moli Nou De Canet, Es Glayeta, Majorca, Spain, and has issue

2. Jennifer Julia Fellowes (b. 30 Apr 1940), mar. 6 Jun 1964 (div. 1986) John Frederick Moxon, and has issue


31 Mar 1993

suc. by



Lord Lieutenant of Huntingdonshire 1947-65 and of Huntingdon and Peterborough 1965-68; KBE 1974


John Ailwyn [Fellowes], 4th Baron De Ramsey, DL


27 Feb 1942

mar. (1)

7 Jul 1973 (div. 1983) Phyllida Mary Forsyth, 2nd dau. of Dr Philip Athelstan Forsyth MRCS LRCP, of The Poplars, Wickhambrook, co. Suffolk

only child by first wife

1. Hon Frederick John Fellowes (b. 31 May 1978)

mar. (2)

1984 Alison Mary Birkmyre, 1st dau. of Sir Archibald Birkmyre, 3rd Bt., of Faringdon, co. Oxford, by his wife Gillian Mary Downes, only dau. of W/Cdr Eric Mytton Downes OBE, of Dorndon House, Hurst, co. Berkshire

children by second wife

2. Hon Charles Henry Fellowes (b. 1986)

1. Hon Daisy Lilah Fellowes (b. 1988)

2. Hon Flora Mary Fellowes (b. 1991)


 Last updated 8 Nov 2013




4th Baron De Ramsey, of Ramsey Abbey in the County of Huntingdon

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 8 Jul 1887)



Abbots Repton Hall, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire PE28 2PQ



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