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Harvey of Tasburgh, Baron (UK, 1954)


Creation: let. pat. 3 Jul 1954


Family name: Harvey




Erminois on a Chief indented Gules between two Crescents Argent a Representation of the Gold Medal presented to Sir Robert John Harvey by command of HRH the Prince Regent for his services at the Battle of Orthes pendent from a Riband Gules fimbriated Azure beneath it the word Orthes a Canton Ermine charged with a Representation of the Insignia of a Knight of the Royal Portuguese Order of the Tower and the Sword pendent from a Riband Azure


Out of a Mural Crown Or above a Dexter Cubit Arm erect proper a Crescent Argent between two Branches of Laurel also proper


Dexter:  a Lion Or;  Sinister:  a Cock also Or


Alteri Si Tibi (If true to yourself you are true to others)



Oliver Charles [Harvey], 1st Baron Harvey of Tasburgh, GCMG GCVO CB

only son of Sir Charles Harvey, 2nd Bt., by his second wife Mary Anne Edith Cooke, dau. of G F Cooke, of Holmwood, Norwich, co. Norfolk


26 Nov 1893


8 Apr 1920 Maud Annora Williams-Wynn (d. 21 Feb 1970), 1st dau. of Arthur Watkin Williams-Wynn, of Coed-y-Maen, co. Montgomery, by his wife Alice Mary Wentworth-Fitzwilliam, 1st dau. of Hon George Wentworth-Fitzwilliam MP, of Milton, Peterborough, co. Northampton (by his wife Alice Louisa Anson, 2nd dau. of Maj Gen Hon George Anson (by his wife Hon Isabella Elizabeth Annabella Weld-Forester, 3rd dau. of Cecil [Forester later Weld-Forester], 1st Baron Forester), 2nd son of Thomas [Anson], 1st Viscount Anson), 3rd son of Charles William [Wentworth-Fitzwilliam], 5th Earl Fitzwilliam


1. Hon Peter Charles Oliver Harvey, later 2nd Baron Harvey of Tasburgh

2. Hon John Wynn Harvey (b. 4 Nov 1923; d. 1989), mar. 25 Apr 1950 Elena Maria Teresa , 2nd dau. of Giambattista, Marchese Curtopassi, of Rome, Italy, and had issue:

1a. Charles John Giuseppe Harvey, later 3rd Baron Harvey of Tasburgh

2a. Robert Lambart Harvey (b. 21 Aug 1953), mar. 1981 Jane Louisa Roper, 1st dau. of E Alan Roper, of The Manor, South Brent, co. Devon, and has issue

1a. Antonella Sophie Gabrielle Maria Harvey (b. 24 Dec 1957), mar. 1988 Al-Sharif Adbullah bin Al-Hussein, and has issue


29 Nov 1968


3 Jul 1954 Baron Harvey of Tasburgh, of Tasburgh in the County of Norfolk

suc. by



suc. his half-brother 15 Nov 1954 as 4th Baronet of Crown Point;  Ambassador to France 1948-54


Peter Charles Oliver [Harvey], 2nd Baron Harvey of Tasburgh


28 Jan 1921


25 Apr 1957 Penelope Anne Makins (d. 8 Jun 1995), 2nd dau. of Lt Col Sir William Vivian Makins, 3rd Bt., by his wife Jean Hay, only child of Capt Lord Arthur Vincent Hay (by his wife Menda Ralli, dau. of Ambrose Ralli), 2nd son of William Montagu [Hay], 10th Marquess of Tweeddale


1. Hon Juliet Annora Christine Harvey (b. 9 Mar 1958), mar. 1996 Richard Lee

2. Hon Miranda Jean Harvey (b. 4 Apr 1960), mar. 1987 (div. 1995) Timothy H Smithies


18 Apr 2010

suc. by



Charles John Giuseppe [Harvey], 3rd Baron Harvey of Tasburgh


4 Feb 1951


1979 Margaret Brown, dau. of Cecil Walter Brown


1. Hon John Harvey (b. 1993)

1. Hon Elena Harvey (b. 1982)

2. Hon Nina Harvey (b. 1985)

3. Hon Stephanie Harvey (b. 1989)


Last updated 26 Jun 2010




3rd Baron Harvey of Tasburgh, of Tasburgh in the County of Norfolk

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 3 Jul 1954)

6th Baronet, styled "of Crown Point"

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 8 Dec 1868)



162 East Dulwich Grove, London SE22



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