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Grey of Fallodon, Viscount (UK, 1916 - 1933)


Creation: let.pat. 27 Jul 1916


Extinct: 7 Sep 1933


Family name: Grey




Gules a Lion rampant within a Bordure engrailed Argent in the dexter chief point a Mullet Or


A Scaling Ladder Or hooked and pointed Sable




 De Bon Vouloir Servir Le Roy (To serve the King with good will)



Edward [Grey], 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon, KG PC JP DL

1st son of Lt Col George Henry Grey (by his wife Harriet Jane Pearson, yst. dau. of Lt Col ..... Pearson), 1st son and heir app. of Rt Hon Sir George Gray, 2nd Bt. GCB MP, by his wife Anna Sophia Ryder, 1st dau. of Rt Rev Hon Henry Ryder


25 Apr 1862

mar. (1)

20 Oct 1885 Dorothy Widdrington (dsp. 4 Feb 1906), 1st dau. of Shalcross FitzHerbert Widdrington, of Newton Hall, co. Northumberland

mar. (2)

4 Jun 1922 Pamela Genevieve Adelaide Tennant (widow of Edward Priaulx [Tennant], 1st Baron Glenconner;  d. 18 Nov 1928), 3rd dau. of Capt Hon Percy Scawen Wyndham MP, of Clouds, Wiltshire (2nd son of George [Wyndham], 1st Baron Leconfield), by his wife Madeline Caroline Frances Eden Campbell, 5th dau. of Maj Gen Sir Guy Campbell, 1st Bt. CB, by his second wife Pamela FitzGerald, 1st dau. of Lord Edward FitzGerald (by his wife Stephanie Caroline Anne Symes, the actress "Pamela"), 5th son of James [FitzGerald], 1st Duke of Leinster


s.p.7 Sep 1933


27 Jul 1916 Viscount Grey of Fallodon, of Fallodon in the County of Northumberland


suc. his grandfather as 3rd Baronet, styled "of Fallodon" 9 Sep 1882; Member of Parliament (Liberal) for Berwick 1885-1916;  Under-Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 1892-95; Privy Councillor 1902;  Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 1905-16;  Trustee, British Museum 1911; Knight of the Garter 1912


On the death of the 1st and last Viscount Grey of Fallodon the Viscountcy of Grey of Fallodon became extinct and the Baronetcy, styled "of Fallodon", passed to his second cousin.


 First written 5 Sep 2012



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