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Howard of Penrith, Baron (UK, 1930)


Creation: let. pat. 10 Jul 1930


Family name: Howard




Quarterly:  1st, Gules a Bend between six Cross Crosslets fitchy Argent on the bend an Escutcheon Or charged with a Demi lion rampant pierced through the mouth with an Arrow within a Double Tressure flory counterflory all Gules (Howard);  2nd, Gules three Lions passant guardant in pale Or and in chief a Label of three Points Argent (Brotherton);  3rd, checky Or and Azure (Warren);  4th, Gules a Lion rampant Or (Fitzalan)


1st:  issuant from a Ducal Coronet Or a Pair of Wings Gules each charged with a Bend between six Cross Crosslets fitchy Argent;  2nd:  on a Chapeau Gules turned up Ermine a Lion statant guardant with tail extended Or ducally gorged Argent;  3rd:  on a mount Vert a Horse passant Argent holding in the mouth a Slip of Oak fructed proper


Dexter:  a Lion Argent;  Sinister: a Horse Argent holding in the mouth a Sprig of Oak fructed proper, each charged on the shoulder with an Escutcheon barry of six Argent and Azure three Chaplets Gules


Sola Virtus Invicta (Virtue alone is unconquerable)



Esmé William [Howard], 1st Baron Howard of Penrith, GCB GCMG CVO

4th son of Henry Howard MP, of Greystoke Castle, co. Cumberland (by his wife Charlotte Caroline Georgiana Long, 1st dau. of Henry Lawes Long, of Hampton Lodge, co. Surrey, by his wife Lady Catherine Walpole, dau. of Robert [Walpole], 2nd Earl of Orford), 1st son of Lord Henry Thomas Howard later Molyneux-Howard later Howard-Molyneux-Howard (by his wife Elizabeth Long, dau. of Edward Long, Chief Judge of the Vice Admiralty Court, Jamaica), yr. brother of Bernard Edward [Howard], 12th Duke of Norfolk


15 Sep 1863


17 Nov 1898 Lady Maria Isabella Giovanna Teresa Gioacchina Giustiniani-Bandini (d. 20 Jun 1963), 6th dau. of Sigismund Nicholas Venantius Francis [Bandini later Giustiniani-Bandini], 8th Earl of Newburgh, by his wife Maria Sophia Angelica Massani, dau. and cohrss. of Cavaliere Giuseppe Maria Massani, of Rome


1 Aug 1939


10 Jul 1930 Baron Howard of Penrith, of Gowbarrow in the County of Cumberland

suc. by



Francis Philip [Howard], 2nd Baron Howard of Penrith


5 Oct 1905


1 Jul 1944 Anne Bazley (b. c. 1932; widow of Anthony Gardner Bazley; d. 25 Jan 2008), 4th dau. of John Beaumont Hotham, of Milne Graden, Coldstream, co. Berwick, Clerk of the Senate and Assistant Clerk of the Parliament of Northern Ireland, by his wife Gladys Mary Wilson, 2nd dau. of Col John Gerald Wilson CB, of Cliffe Hall, co. York


13 Nov 1999

suc. by



Philip Esmé [Howard], 3rd Baron Howard of Penrith


1 May 1945


1969 Sarah Walker, dau. of Barclay Walker


1. Hon Thomas Philip Howard (b. 8 Jun 1974)

2. Hon Michael Barclay Howard (b. 1984)

1. Hon Natasha Mary Howard (b. 29 Apr 1970), mar. 10 Jul 1999 Simon Richard Lewis Thomas

2. Hon Laura Isabella Howard (b. 1976)


 Last updated 7 Mar 2008




3rd Baron Howard of Penrith, of Gowbarrow in the County of Cumberland

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 10 Jul 1930)



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