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Hampden, Viscount (UK, 1884)

 

Creation: let. pat. 4 May 1884

 

Family name: Brand

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Arms:

Azure two Swords in saltire points upwards Argent pommelled and hilted Or between three Escallops one in chief and two in fess Or

Crest:

Out of a Crown Vallary Or a Leopard's Head Argent semée of Escallops and gorged with a Collar Gemel Gules

Supporters:

Dexter:  a Wolf Argent gorged with a radiated collar with Line reflexed over the back Or;  Sinister:  a Bull Gules armed unguled ducally gorged and line reflexed over the back Or

Motto:

Pour bien desirer (Wishing well)

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Henry Bouverie William [Trevor later Brand], 1st Viscount Hampden, GCB PC

2nd son of Henry Otway [Brand later Trevor], 21st Baron Dacre, by his wife Pyne Crosbie, 2nd dau. of Very Rev Hon Maurice Crosbie, Dean of Limerick (by his second wife Pyne Cavendish, dau. of Sir Henry Cavendish, Bt.), 3rd son of Maurice [Crosbie], 1st Baron Brandon

born

24 Dec 1814

mar.

16 Apr 1838 Eliza Ellice (d. 9 Mar 1899), dau. of Gen Robert Ellice

died

14 Mar 1892

created

4 Mar 1884 Viscount Hampden, of Glynde in the County of Sussex

suc. by

son

note

Speaker of the House of Commons 1872-84;  suc. his brother 26 Feb 1890 as 23rd Baron Dacre

 

Henry Robert [Brand], 2nd Viscount Hampden, GCMG

born

2 May 1841

mar. (1)

21 Jan 1864 Victoria Alexandrina Leopoldine Van de Weyer (dsp. 20 Jul 1865), 3rd dau. of HE Sylvain Van de Weyer, Belgian Minister at the Court of St James, by his wife Elizabeth Anne Sturgis Bates, dau. of Joshua Bates, of Boston, USA

mar. (2)

14 Apr 1868 Susan Henrietta Cavendish (d. 16 Oct 1909), 2nd dau. of Lord George Henry Cavendish MP (by his wife Lady Louisa Lascelles, 4th dau. of Henry [Lascelles], 2nd Earl of Harewood), younger brother of William [Cavendish], 2nd Earl of Burlington later 7th Duke of Devonshire

died

22 Nov 1906

suc. by

son by second wife

note

Governor and Commander-in-Chief of New South Wales 1895-99

 

Thomas Walter [Brand], 3rd Viscount Hampden, GCVO KCB CMG

born

29 Jan 1869

mar.

29 Apr 1899 Lady Katharine Mary Montagu-Douglas-Scott (d. 7 Mar 1951), 1st dau. of William Henry Walter [Montagu-Douglas-Scott], 6th Duke of Buccleuch, by his wife Lady Louisa Jane Hamilton, 3rd dau. of James [Hamilton], 1st Duke of Abercorn

died

4 Sep 1958

suc. by

son

 

Thomas Henry [Brand], 4th Viscount Hampden, CMG

born

30 Mar 1900

mar.

26 Jul 1923 Leila Emily Seely (d. 27 Oct 1996), only dau. of Lt Col Frank Evelyn Seely, of Ramsdale Park, Nottingham, by his first wife Leila Eliza Russell, dau. of Rev Henry Charles Russell, Rector of Wollaton, co. Nottingham (by his wife Hon Leila Louisa Millicent Willoughby, 2nd dau. of Henry [Willoughby], 8th Baron Middleton), 1st son of Lord Charles James Fox Russell (by his wife Isabella Clarissa Davies, dau. of William Davies, of Penylan, co. Carmarthen (by his wife Elizabeth Seymour, 1st dau. of Lord Robert Seymour MP (by his first wife Anne Delmé, dau. of Peter Delmé), 3rd son of Francis [Seymour], 1st Marquess of Hertford), 3rd son by his second wife of John [Russell], 6th Duke of Bedford

died

s.p.m. 17 Oct 1965

suc. by

brother

note

on his death the Barony of Dacre fell into abeyance between his two daughters, Hon Mrs Rachel Leila Douglas-Home and Hon Mrs Tessa Mary Ogilvie Thompson, and so continued until 1970, when the abeyance was terminated in favour of the eldest daughter

 

David Francis [Brand], 5th Viscount Hampden

born

14 Jun 1902

mar.

14 Jul 1936 Hon Imogen Alys Rhys (b. 27 Aug 1903; d. 20 Mar 2001), only dau. Walter FitzUryan [Rice later Rhys], 7th Baron Dynevor, by his wife Lady Margaret Child-Villiers, 1st surv. dau. of Victor Albert George [Child-Villiers], 7th Earl of Jersey

died

4 Sep 1975

suc. by

son

 

Anthony David [Brand], 6th Viscount Hampden, DL

born

7 May 1937

mar. (1)

27 Sep 1969 (div. 1988) Caroline Fiona Proby (mar. (2) 1990 Christopher K St John Bird), 1st dau. of Capt Claud Proby by his wife Patricia Amelia Pearce, dau. of Lt Cmdr Vyvyan Whitmore Pearce RN

children by first wife

1. Hon Francis Anthony Brand, later 7th Viscount Hampden

2. Hon Jonathan Claud David Humphrey Brand (b. 25 Aug 1975)

1. Hon Saracha Mary Brand (b. 7 Mar 1973), mar. 15 May 2004 Robert Barksfield, 1st son of Ronald Barksfield, of Frieth

mar. (2)

21 Oct 1993 Sara Snow (widow of Peter Wallace Snow), only dau. of Col Sir Charles Jocelyn Hambro KBE MC, of Dixton Manor, Gotherington, co. Gloucester, by his second wife Dorothy Helen Mackay, dau. of Alexander Mackay, of Glencruitten, Oban

died

4 Jan 2008

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Francis Anthony [Brand], 7th Viscount Hampden

born

17 Sep 1970

mar.

children

1. Hon Mary Virginia Brand (b. 11 Feb 2007)

2. Hon Hannah Cara Brand (b. 5 Mar 2009)

 

 Last updated 7 Apr 2009

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Title:

7th Viscount Hampden, of Glynde in the County of Sussex

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 4 May 1884)

 

Address:

Glynde Place, Glynde, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6SX

Tel:  01273 858337   Glynde Estate Office:  01273 858032

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