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Hampton, Baron (UK, 1874)


Creation:let. pat. 6 Mar 1874


Family name:Pakington




Per chevron Sable and Argent in chief three Mullets pierced Or in base as many Garbs Gules


A Demi Hare Azure charged on the shoulder with a Quatrefoil Argent


Dexter:  an Elephant Or charged on the shoulder with a Mullet pierced Sable;  Sinister:  a Talbot Argent charged as the dexter


Par Viribus Virtus (Valour equals strength)



1.John Somerset [Russell later Pakington], 1st Baron Hampton, GCB PC

1st son and heir of William Russell, of Slaughters Court, Powick, co. Worcester, by his wife Elizabeth Pakington, sister and hrss. in her issue of Sir John Pakington, 8th Bt., and only dau. of Sir Herbert Perrott Pakington, 7th Bt.

born20 Feb 1799

mar. (1)14 Aug 1822 Mary Slaney (d. 6 Jan 1843), only child of Moreton Aglionby Slaney, of Shifnal, co. Shropshire, by his wife Mary Corbet, dau. of Richard Prince Corbet, of High Hatton

only child by first wife

1.Hon John Slaney Russell later Pakington, later 2nd Baron Hampton

mar. (2)4 Jun 1844 Augusta Anne Murray (d. 28 Feb 1848), 3rd dau. of Rt Rev George Murray DD, Bishop of Rochester (by his wife Lady Sarah Maria Hay-Drummond, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Robert Auriol [Hay-Drummond], 10th Earl of Kinnoull), 1st son of Rt Rev Lord George Murray DD, Bishop of St Davids (by his wife Anne Charlotte Grant, dau. of Lt Gen Francis Grant MP), 2nd son of John [Murray], 3rd Duke of Atholl

children by second wife

2.Hon Herbert Perrott Murray Pakington, later 3rd Baron Hampton

1.Edith Pakington (b. and dvp. 7 Apr 1845)

mar. (3)5 Jun 1851 Augusta Davies (widow of Col Thomas Henry Hastings Davies MP, of Elmley Castle, co. Worcester; d. 8 Feb 1892), dau. of Thomas Champion-De Crespigny, by his wife Augusta Charlotte Thelluson, 3rd dau. of Peter Thelluson, of Broadsworth, co. York

died9 Apr 1880

created13 July 1846 Baronet of the United Kingdom, styled "of Westwood Park"

6 Mar 1874 Baron Hampton, of Hampton Lovett and of Westwood in the County of Worcester

suc. byson by first wife

noteMember of Parliament (Conservative) for Droitwich 1837-74; Secretary of State for the Colonies 1852;  Privy Councillor 1852; First Lord of the Admiralty 1858-59 and 1866;  GCB 1859; Secretary of State for War 1867-68; Chief Civil Service Commissioner 1875-80


2.John Slaney [Russell later Pakington], 2nd Baron Hampton

born13 Jul 1826

mar.4 Jul 1849 Lady Diana Boyle (b. 1 Jul 1828; dsp. 1 Jan 1877), only dau. of George [Boyle], 4th Earl of Glasgow, by his second wife Julia Sinclair, 1st dau. by his second wife of Rt Hon Sir John Sinclair of Ulbster, 1st Bt.

dieds.p. 26 Apr 1893

suc. byhalf-brother


3.Herbert Perrott Murray [Pakington], 3rd Baron Hampton

born12 Feb 1848

mar.23 Aug 1877 Evelyn Nina Frances Baker (d. 19 Aug 1904), 3rd dau. of Sir George Baker, 3rd Bt., by his first wife Mary Isabella Sutton, 2nd dau. of Capt Robert Nassau Sutton (2nd son of Sir Richard Sutton, 1st Bt., of Norwood Park, co. Nottingham), by his wife Mary Georgiana Manners-Sutton, 1st dau. of John Manners-Sutton MP, of Kelham Park, co. Nottingham (by his wife and cousin Anne Manners, illegit. dau. of Lord John Manners, styled Marquess of Granby), 1st son of Lord George Manners later Manners-Sutton (by his wife Diana Chaplin, only dau. of Thomas Chaplin, of Blankney, co. Lincoln), 3rd son of John [Manners], 3rd Duke of Rutland


1.Hon John Evelyn Russell Pakington (b. 27 Sep 1880; dvp. 27 Apr 1897)

2.Hon Herbert Stuart Pakington, later 4th Baron Hampton

3.Hon Hugh Charles Swinton Pakington (b. 23 Jan 1887; d. 27 Mar 1907)

4.Hon Humphrey Arthur Pakington, later 5th Baron Hampton

1.Hon Mary Augusta Pakington MBE (b. 21 Jun 1878; d. 25 Sep 1949)

2.Hon Edith Frances Pakington (b. 14 Aug 1879; dsp. 4 Apr 1953), mar. 12 Aug 1913 Ernest William Hopewell (dsp. 18 Oct 1919), son of James Hopewell, of Rugby, co. Warwick

3.Hon Dorothy Alice Pakington (b. 15 Feb 1882; d. 1 Apr 1966), mar. 26 Jun 1912 Prof Arthur Mayger Hind OBE (d. 22 May 1957), and had issue

4.Hon Eleanor Gertrude Pakington (b. 5 Jul 1884 ; d. 19...), mar. 18 Apr 1917 Rev Roger Harry Bertie Roberts, Rector of St Martin's, Worcester (d. 8 Feb 1949), son of Capt William Bertie Roberts, of Swan Walk, Chelsea, London, and had issue

5.Hon Hester Murray Pakington (b. 17 Mar 1893; d. 14 Oct 1973), mar. 21 Apr 1914 Rev Gervase Vanneck Blois, Vicar of Fretherne, Framilode and Whitminster, co. Gloucester 1949-61 (b. 25 Aug 1881; d. 22 Dec 1961), 6th son of Sir John Ralph Blois, 8th Bt., by his wife Eliza Ellen Chapman. yst. dau. of Capt Alfred Chapman RN, and had issue

died17 Mar 1906

suc. byson


4.Herbert Stuart [Pakington], 4th Baron Hampton, CBE DSO

born15 May 1883

died30 Oct 1962

suc. bybrother

noteDSO 1919; Deputy Lieutenant for Worcestershire 1922-46; CBE 1962


5.Humphrey Arthur [Pakington], 4th Baron Hampton, OBE

born8 Sep 1888

mar.26 Mar 1913 Grace Dykes Spicer (d. 18 May 1959), 3rd dau. of Rt Hon Sir Albert Spicer, 1st Bt. MP, by his wife Jessie Stewart Dykes, dau. of David Stewart Dykes, of Grove Hill, co. Surrey


1.Hon Richard Humphrey Russell Pakington, later 6th Baron Hampton

1.Hon Hilary Evelyn Spicer Pakington (b. 24 May 1914), mar. 6 Aug 1938 David John Vaughan Bevan (d. 1986), 2nd son of Prof Henry Vaughan Bevan, and has issue

2.Hon Anne Pakington (b. 15 Oct 1919)

3.Hon Auriol Mary Grace Pakington (b. 8 Dec 1922)

died17 Feb 1974

suc. byson


6.Richard Humphrey Russell [Pakington], 6th Baron Hampton

born25 May 1925

mar. 25 Oct 1958 Jane Elizabeth Farquharson Arnott, dau. of Dr Thomas Frank Arnott OBE, of Moorlands, Bovey Tracy, co. Devon


1.Hon John Humphrey Arnott Pakington, later 7th Baron Hampton

1.Hon Catherine Mary Grace Pakington (b. 25 Mar 1960)

2.Hon Sarah Jane Auriol Pakington (b. 25 Nov 1961)

died9 Jul 2003

suc. byson


7.John Humphrey Arnott [Pakington], 7th Baron Hampton

born24 Dec 1964

mar.4 Oct 1996 Siena Caldato, 2nd dau. of Remo Caldato, of Rome, Italy

only child

1.Hon Charles Richard Caldato Pakington (b. 2 May 2005)


 Last updated 21 Jul 2005




7th Baron Hampton, of Hampton Lovett and of Westwood in the County of Worcester

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 6 Mar 1874)

7th Baronet, styled "of Westwood Park"

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 13 Jul 1846)



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