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Noel-Buxton, Baron (UK, 1930)


Creation: let. pat. 17 Jun 1930


Family name: Noel-Buxton




Argent a Lion rampant tail elevated and turned over the head Sable between two Mullets of the second


A Buck's Head couped Gules attired Or gorged with a Collar of the last therefrom pendent an Escutcheon Argent charged with an African's Head Sable




Do It With Thy Might



Noel Edward [Buxton later Noel-Buxton], 1st Baron Noel-Buxton, PC

2nd son of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton, 3rd Bt. GCMG, by his wife Lady Victoria Noel, only dau. by his fourth wife of Charles [Edwardes later Noel], 1st Earl of Gainsborough


9 Jan 1869


30 Apr 1914 Lucy Edith Burn, Member of Parliament for North Norfolk 1930-31 and for Norwich 1945-50 (d. 9 Dec 1960), 1st dau. of Maj Henry Pelham Burn, of 3 Cranley Gardens, London SW, by his wife Janet Edith Hazlerigg, widow of Lt Col Arthur Grey Hazlerigg and only dau. of Sir Archibald Orr Ewing of Ballinkrain, 1st Bt. MP


1. Hon Noel Alexander Noel-Buxton later Rufus Alexander Buxton, later 2nd Baron Noel-Buxton

2. Lt Hon Christopher Arthur Noel Noel-Buxton (b. 18 Feb 1918; dvp. 17 Sep 1940 following a riding accident)

3. Capt Hon Michael Barnett Noel Noel-Buxton, served in World War II 1939-45 as Capt Royal Artillery and in Colonial Civil Service Gold Coast 1947-59 (b. 4 Jan 1920; d. 26 Jul 1995)

1. Hon Lydia Victoria Noel Noel-Buxton (b. 4 Feb 1922; d. 10 Oct 1955)

2. Hon Jane Elizabeth Noel Noel-Buxton (b. 22 May 1925; d. 21 Feb 2019)

3. Hon Sarah Edith Noel Noel-Buxton (b. 23 Jan 1928), mar. 2 Jun 1955 John Goldsborough Hogg, of Old Broad Oak, Brenchley, co. Kent, 1st son of Francis Goldsborough Hogg, of Oddington, co. Gloucester, and has issue


12 Sep 1948


17 Jun 1930 Baron Noel-Buxton, of Aylsham in the County of Norfolk

suc. by



Member of Pasrliament (Liberal) for Whitby 1905-06 and for North Norfolk 1910-18 and 1922-30; Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries 1924 and 1929-30; Privy Councillor 1924


Rufus Alexander Buxton [Noel-Buxton later Buxton], 2nd Baron Noel-Buxton


13 Jan 1917

mar. (1)

22 Sep 1929 (div. 1947) Helen Nancy Connal (d. 16 Jun 1949), 2nd dau. of Col Kenneth Hugh Munro Connal CB OBE, of Monktonhead, Monkton, Ayrshire

children by first wife

1. Hon Martin Connal Buxton later Noel-Buxton, later 3rd Baron Noel-Buxton

2. Hon Simon Campden Buxton, heir presumptive to the Barony of Noel-Buxton, of The Orchard, High Street, Bathford, television producer (b. 9 Apr 1943), mar. 1981 Alison D Liddle, dau. of S J Liddle, of Exmouth, co. Devon, and has issue:

1a. Christopher John Noel Buxton (b. 11 Jun 1988)

1a. Katherine Helen Buxton (b. 1983)

mar. (2)

25 Sep 1948 Margaret Elizabeth Cloete (d. 1978), 1st dau. of Stephanus Abraham Cloete, of Pretoria, South Africa

children by second wife

3. Hon Richard Christopher Noel-Buxton, of Strechney, Diptford, co. Devon (b. 15 Feb 1950), mar. 1988 Annabel Hawker (b. 1957), only dau. of Peter Hawker, of Coln House, Coln Rogers, co. Gloucester, by his wife Veronica Mosley, only dau. of Maj Edward Heathcote Mosley (by his first wife Sylvia Alexandra Johnston, only dau. of Col Herbert Alfred Johnston, of Allestree Hall, co. Derby), 2nd son of Sir Oswald Mosley, 5th Bt., and has issue

1. Hon Clare Elizabeth Ann Buxton (b. 19 Apr 1954), mar. 8 Oct 1977 Owen Hampden Inskip, of Park Farm, Shipton Moyne, co. Gloucester (b. 24 May 1953), only son of John Hampden Inskip QC (by his wife Ann Howell Davies, 2nd dau. of Lt Col Owen Stanley Davies DSO MC TD), 1st son of Sir John Hampden Inskip KBE (by his wife Hon Janet Maclay, 2nd dau. of Joseph Paton [Maclay], 1st Baron Maclay), younger brother of Thomas Walker Hobart [Inskip], 1st Viscount Caldecote, and has issue


14 Jul 1980

suc. by

son by first wife


Martin Connal [Buxton later Noel-Buxton], 3rd Baron Noel-Buxton


8 Dec 1940

mar. (1)

21 Jul 1964 (div. 1968) Miranda Mary Chisenhale-Marsh (d. 1979), 1st dau. of Maj Hugo Atherton Chisenhale-Marsh, of Gaynes Park, Epping, co. Essex, by his wife Doris Mary Johnson, 2nd dau. of Peter Randall Johnson, by his wife Katherine Hamilton Jell, dau. of Rev Arthur Hamilton Jell, of Winslade, Exeter, co. Devon

mar. (2)

1972 (div. 1982) Sarah Margaret Surridge Barrett, only dau. of Neil Charles Wolseley Barrett, of Twickenham Road, Teddington, co. Middlesex

children by second wife

1. Hon Charles Connal Noel-Buxton, later 4th Baron Noel-Buxton

1. Hon Lucy Margaret Noel-Buxton (b. 1977)

mar. (3)

1986 Abigail Marie Granger (former wife of ..... Granger), dau. of Eric Philip Richard Clent

only child by third wife

2. Hon Antonia Helen Noel-Buxton (b. 1989)


1 Dec 2013

suc. by

son by second wife


Charles Connal [Noel-Buxton], 4th Baron Noel-Buxton


17 Apr 1975


The heir presumptive to the Barony of Noel-Buxton is Hon Simon Campden Buxton, second son of the 2nd Baron Noel-Buxton and uncle of the present Baron.


Last updated 9 Jul 2019




3rd Baron Noel-Buxton, of Aylsham in the County of Norfolk

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 17 Jun 1930)



Little London, Hingham, Norfolk



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