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Dickinson, Baron (UK, 1930)


Creation: let. pat. 18 Jan 1930


Family name: Dickinson




Or a Bend cotised between two Lions passant Gules


Issuant from Clouds a Dexter Cubit Arm erect the hand holding an Olive Branch fructed all proper


Dexter:  a Falcon proper collared and lined Or;  Sinister:  a Dove holding in the beak an Olive Branch fructed both proper


Seek Agreement



Willoughby Hyett [Dickinson], 1st Baron Dickinson, KBE PC

only son of Sebastian Stewart Dickinson MP, of Brown's Hill, Stroud, co. Gloucester, by his wife Frances Stephana Hyett, dau. of William Henry Hyett, of Painswick House, Painswick, co. Gloucester


9 Apr 1859


12 Dec 1891 Minnie Elizabeth Gordon Cumming Meade (d. 11 May 1967), dau. of Gen Sir Richard Meade KCSI CIE


s.p.m.s. 31 May 1943


18 Jan 1930 Baron Dickinson, of Painswick in the County of Gloucester

suc. by



[Lieut Hon Richard Sebastian Willoughby Dickinson DSO]

1st son and heir app. of Willoughby Hyett [Dickinson], 1st Baron Dickinson


15 Jan 1897


15 May 1924 May Southey Lovemore, dau. of Charles Lovemore, of Melsetter, Schoombie, Cape Province


v.p. 27 Jul 1935


father of Richard Clavering Hyett [Dickinson], 2nd Baron Dickinson


Richard Clavering Hyett [Dickinson], 2nd Baron Dickinson


2 Mar 1926

mar. (1)

31 Aug 1957 (div. 1980) Margaret Ann McMeekan, 1st dau. of Brig Gilbert Reader McMeekan CB DSO OBE, of Greenacres, Painswick, co. Gloucester

children by first wife

1. Hon Martin Hyett Dickinson (b. 29 Jan 1961), mar. 6 May 1995 Caroline Edwards, dau. of Nigel Edwards

2. Hon Andrew Dickinson (b. 15 Feb 1963)

mar. (2)

Aug 1980 Mrs Rita Doreen Moir


 Last updated 24 Aug 2004




2nd Baron Dickinson, of Painswick in the County of Gloucester

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 18 Jan 1930)



The Stables, Gloucester Road, Painswick, Gloucestershire GL6 6TH

Tel:  01452 813646


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