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Harrowby, Earl of (UK, 1809)

 

Creation: let. pat. 18 Jul 1809

 

Family name: Ryder

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Arms:

Quarterly:  1st and 4th, Azure three Crescents Or on each an Ermine Spot Sable (Ryder);  2nd and 3rd, Gules three Lapwings Or within a Bordure Argent (Terrick)

Crest:

Out of a Mural Coronet Or a Dragon's Head Argent on the neck an Ermine Spot Sable

Supporters:

On either side a Griffin, wings elevated, Argent, on the shoulder of each an Ermine Spot Sable, each gorged with a Plain Collar Azure charged with three Crescents Or chained of the last

Motto:

Servata Fides Cineri (The promise made to the ashes of my forefathers has been kept)

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Dudley [Ryder], 2nd Baron Harrowby later 1st Earl of Harrowby, PC

1st son of Nathaniel [Ryder], 1st Baron Harrowby, by his wife Elizabeth Terrick, dau. and cohrss. of Rt Rev Richard Terrick DD, Bishop of London

born

22 Dec 1762

mar.

30 Jul 1795 Lady Susan Leveson-Gower (b. 1772; d. 26 May 1838), 3rd dau. of Granville [Leveson-Gower], 1st Marquess of Stafford, by his third wife Lady Susannah Stewart, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Alexander [Stewart], 6th Earl of Galloway

children

1. Hon Dudley Ryder, later 2nd Earl of Harrowby

2. Hon Granville Dudley Ryder, of Westbrook Hey, Bovingdon, Member of Parliament for Tiverton 1831-32 and for Hertfordshire 1841-46 (b. 26 Nov 1799; d. 24 Nov 1879), mar. 30 May 1825 his cousin Lady Georgiana Augusta Somerset (b. 8 Oct 1800;  d. 30 Mar 1865), 3rd dau. of Henry Charles [Somerset], 6th Duke of Beaufort, by his wife Lady Charlotte Sophia Leveson-Gower, 2nd dau. by his third wife of Granville [Leveson-Gower], 1st Marquess of Stafford, and had issue

3. Hon Frederick Dudley Ryder (b. 11 Jun 1806; d. 19 Nov 1882), mar. 14 Aug 1839 Marian Charlotte Emily Cockayne (d. 31 Mar 1873), only child of Thomas Cockayne, of Ickleford House, co. Bedford, and had issue

1. Lady Susan Ryder (b. 20 Jun 1796; d. 30 Jul 1827), mar. 4 Jul 1817 as his first wife Hugh [Fortescue], 2nd Earl Fortescue, and had issue

2. Lady Mary Ryder (d. 5 Aug 1900), mar. 15 Jul 1828 Admiral Edward Saurin (d. 28 Feb 1878), son of Rt Hon William Saurin, and had issue

3. Lady Georgiana Elizabeth Ryder (b. 23 Apr 1804; d. 22 Aug 1844), mar. 12 Dec 1825 John [Stuart-Wortley later Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie], 2nd Baron Wharncliffe, and had issue

4. Lady Harriet Charlotte Sophia Ryder (d. 27 Sep 1899), mar. 15 Aug 1839 Rev Lord Charles Hervey DD, Rector of Chesterford, co. Essex (b. 1 Nov 1814; d. 11 Apr 1880), 5th son of Frederick William [Hervey], 1st Marquess of Bristol, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Charlotte Albinia Upton, 2nd dau. of Clotworthy [Upton], 1st Baron Templetown, and had issue

5. Lady Louisa Ryder (d. 9 Jan 1899), mar. 19 Feb 1833 Capt Hon George Matthew Fortescue, of Boconnoc, co. Cornwall, and Dropmore, Burnham, co. Buckingham, Member of Parliament for Hindon 1826-31 (b. 21 May 1791; d. 24 Jan 1877), 2nd son of Hugh [Fortescue], 1st Earl Fortescue, by his wife Hester Grenville, 3rd dau. of Rt Hon George Grenville MP, First Lord of the Treasury (Prime Minister) and Chancellor of the Exchequer 1763-65, and had issue

died

26 Dec 1847

created

18 Jul 1809 Viscount Sandon, of Sandon in the County of Stafford, and Earl of Harrowby

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Tory) for Tiverton 1784-1803; Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 1789-90; Privy Councillor 1790; Comptroller of the Household 1790-91; Vice President of the Board of Trade 1790-1801; Paymaster General of the Forces 1791-1800; Treasurer of the Navy 1800-01; suc. his father 20 Jun 1803 as 2nd Baron Harrowby;  Foreign Secretary 1804-05;  Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 0805-06; Ambassador to Berlin 1805-06; President of the India board 1809; Minister without Portfolio 1809-12; Trustee of the British Museum 1811-27; Lord President of the Council 1812-27

 

Dudley [Ryder], 2nd Earl of Harrowby, KG PC

born

19 May 1798

mar.

15 Sep 1823 Lady Frances Stuart (b. 6 Jun 1801; d. 29 Mar 1859), 4th dau. of John [Stuart], 1st Marquess of Bute, by his second wife Frances Coutts, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Thomas Coutts, of The Strand, co. Middlesex

children

1. Hon Dudley Francis Stuart Ryder, later 3rd Earl of Harrowby

2. Hon Henry Dudley Ryder, later 4th Earl of Harrowby

died

19 Nov 1882

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Moderate Tory) for Tiverton 1819-31 and for Liverpool 1831-47; Secretary to the India Board 1830-31; President of the Statistical Society 1840-42, 1849-51 and 1855-57; an Ecclesiastical Commissioner 1847-80; Privy Councillor 1855; Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster 1855;  Lord Privy Seal 1855-58; Knight of the Garter 1859; High Steward of Tiverton; Governor of the Charterhouse

 

Dudley Francis Stuart [Ryder], 3rd Earl of Harrowby, PC

born

16 Jan 1831

mar.

3 Oct 1861 Lady Mary Frances Cecil (b. 6 Jan 1832; d. 27 Jul 1917), 1st dau. of Brownlow [Cecil], 2nd Marquess of Exeter, by his wife Isabella Poyntz, 3rd dau. and cohrss. of William Stephen Poyntz, of Cowdray House, co. Sussex

died

s.p. 26 Mar 1900

suc. by

brother

note

Member of Parliament (Palmerstonian Liberal) for Lichfield 1856-59 and (Conservative) for Liverpool 1868-82; Member of the London School Board for Westminster 1870-72; Privy Councillor 1874; Vice President of the Education Board 1874-78; President of the Board of Trade 1878-80;  Lord Privy Seal 1885-86

 

Henry Dudley [Ryder], 4th Earl of Harrowby

born

3 May 1836

mar.

17 May 1859 Susan Juliana Maria Hamilton Dent (b. c. 1839; d. 17 Mar 1913), only dau. of John Villiers Dent, of Barton Court, co. Hampshire, by his wife Susan Frances Jemima Orde, 2nd dau. of Gen James Orde

children

1. Hon John Herbert Dudley Ryder, later 5th Earl of Harrowby

2. Hon Archibald Dudley Ryder (b. 26 Jul 1867; d. 19 Jan 1950), mar. 26 Apr 1898 Eleanor Frederica Rowe (d. 31 Dec 1958), 1st dau. of Edward Fisher Rowe, and had issue

3. Hon Edward Alan Dudley Ryder (b. 22 Oct 1869; d. 4 Apr 1949), mar. 19 Jul 1893 Lady (Mary) Maud Anson OBE (d. 22 Sep 1961), 3rd dau. of Thomas George [Anson], 2nd Earl of Lichfield, by his wife Lady Harriett Georgiana Louisa Hamilton, 1st dau. of James [Hamilton], 1st Duke of Abercorn, and had issue

4. Maj Hon Robert Nathaniel Dudley Ryder, ADC to Governor of South Australia (b. 7 Dec 1882 ; d. 30 Nov 1917), mar. 16 Sep 1908 Beryl Angas (mar. (2) 20 Feb 1945 Lt Col William Baring du Pré DL, of Wilton Park, Beaconsfield; d. 7 Dec 1970), dau. of Charles Angas, of Lindsay Park, Angaston, South Australia, Australia, and had issue

1. Lady Margaret Susan Ryder (b. 11 Sep 1860; d. 17 Sep 1932)

2. Lady Angela Mary Alice Ryder MBE (b. 1 Mar 1863; d. 10 Nov 1939), mar. 9 May 1890 Colin Frederick [Campbell], 1st Baron Colgrain, and had issue

3. Lady Constance Susan Euphemia Ryder (b. 4 Apr 1871; d. 24 Feb 1950)

4. Lady Adelaide Audrey Ryder (b. 19 Nov 1875; dsp. 23 Dec 1956), mar. 27 Oct 1902 Maj Hon Henry James Anson, ADC to Governor-General of Canada (b. 29 Dec 1858; dsp. 26 Feb 1904), 3rd son of Thomas George [Anson], 2nd Earl of Lichfield, by his wife Lady Harriett Georgiana Louisa Hamilton, 1st dau. of James [Hamilton], 1st Duke of Abercorn

died

11 Dec 1900

suc. by

son

 

John Herbert Dudley [Ryder], 5th Earl of Harrowby

born

22 Aug 1864

mar.

16 Nov 1887 Hon Mabel Danvers Smith DBE (b. 26 Feb 1867; d. 27 Mar 1956), 5th dau. of Rt Hon William Henry Smith, by his wife Emily Danvers, suo jure Viscountess Hambleden, 1st dau. of Frederick Dawes Danvers, of Bushey, co. Hertford

children

1. Hon Dudley Ryder, later 6th Earl of Harrowby

1. Lady Frances Ryder CBE (b. 7 Aug 1888)

2. Mary Alice Ryder (b. 2 Aug 1889; dvp. 17 Sep 1889)

3. Alice Margaret Ryder (b. 26 Nov 1898; dvp. 18 Apr 1899)

died

30 Mar 1956

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Gravesend 1898-1900; Lord Lieutenant of Staffordshire 1927-46; Partner, Coutts & Co.

 

Dudley [Ryder], 6th Earl of Harrowby, DL

born

11 Oct 1892

mar.

31 Jan 1922 Lady Helena Blanche Coventry (d. 1974), 1st dau. of Hon George William Coventry, styled Viscount Deerhurst (by his wife Virginia Lee Bonynge, only dau. of William Daniel and step-dau. of Charles William Bonynge, of Princes Gate, London), 1st son and heir of George William [Coventry], 9th Earl of Coventry

children

1. Hon Dudley Danvers Granville Coutts Ryder, later 7th Earl of Harrowby

2. Hon John Stuart Terrick Dudley Ryder (b. 12 Apr 1924), mar. 24 Jul 1946 Dorothy Ethel Swallow (d. 20 Jun 1991), dau. of J T Swallow, of Mansfield, co. Nottingham, and has issue

1. Lady Frances Virginia Susan Ryder (b. 20 Jun 1926), mar. 20 Dec 1949 Frank Ernest Berendt, of 34 The Marlowes, London NW8 (b. c. 1924;  d. 7 Dec 2012), son of Siegfried Berendt, of London, and has issue

died

7 May 1987

suc. by

son

note

Assistant Private Secretary to Secretary of State for the Colonies 1919-20; Member of Parliament for Shrewsbury 1922-23 and 1924-29; Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Air 1922-23; Alderman, London County Council 1932-37 and LCC Member for Dulwich 1937-40

 

Dudley Danvers Granville Coutts [Ryder], 7th Earl of Harrowby

born

20 Dec 1922

mar.

14 Jun 1949 Jeannette Rosalthé Johnston-Saint (d. 27 Jan 1997), 2nd dau. of Capt Peter Johnston-Saint

children

1. Hon (Dudley Adrian) Conroy Ryder, later 8th Earl of Harrowby

1. Lady Rosalthé Frances Ryder (b. 1 May 1954), mar. 23 Jun 1976 Francis Richard Seton Rundall, of Manor Farm, Aston-sub-Edge, co. Gloucester, 2nd son of Frank Lionel Montagu Rundall, of Stonleigh House, Longborough, co. Gloucester, and has issue

died

9 Oct 2007

suc. by

son

note

Managing Director, Coutts & Co 1949-70 and Deputy Chairman 1970-89; Lord Harrowby held senior positions with several public companies and other organisations

 

(Dudley Adrian) Conroy [Ryder], 8th Earl of Harrowby

born

18 Mar 1951

mar.

(1) 16 Jul 1977 Sarah Nichola Hobhouse Payne (d. 29 Dec 1994), only dau. of Capt Anthony Denys Phillpots Payne, of Marnhull, co. Dorset

children by first wife

1. Hon Dudley Anthony Hugo Coventry Ryder, styled Viscount Sandon (b. 5 Sep 1981)

2. Hon Frederick Whitmore Dudley Ryder (b. 6 Feb 1984)

3. Hon Henry Mansell Dudley Ryder (b. 13 Jul 1985)

1. Lady Emily Georgiana Hobhouse Ryder (b. 13 Jan 1992)

mar. (2)

2 May 1998 Mrs Caroline Coram James, dau. of Geoffrey Markes

 

 Last updated 27 Dec 2012

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Titles:

8th Earl of Harrowby

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 19 Jul 1809)

8th Viscount Sandon, of Sandon in the County of Stafford

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 19 Jul 1809)

9th Baron Harrowby, of Harrowby in the County of Lincoln

(Great Britain, let. pat. 20 May 1776)

 

Address:

Sandon Hall, Stafford ST18 0BZ

Tel:  01889 508338

 

Website for Sandon Hall:

www.sandonhall.co.uk

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