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Ilchester, Earl of (GB, 1756)

 

Creation: let. pat. 17 Jun 1756

 

Family name: Fox later Fox-Strangways

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Arms:

Quarterly:  1st and 4th, Sable two Lions passant paly of six Argent and Gules (Strangways);  2nd and 3rd, Ermine on a Chevron Azure three Foxes' Heads erased Or, on Canton of the second a Fleur-de-lis of the third (Fox)

Crest:

On a Chapeau Azure turned up Ermine a Fox sejant Or

Supporters:

Dexter:  A Fox Ermine fretty Or collared dovetailed Azure and the collar charged with three Fleurs-de-lis Gold;  Sinister:  a Fox proper, gorged as the dexter

Motto:

Faire Sans Dire (Deeds without words)

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Rt Hon Sir Stephen Fox MP

yst son of William Fox, of Farley, co. Wiltshire, by his wife Elizabeth Pavey, dau. of Thomas Pavey, of Plaitford, co. Wiltshire

born

27 Mar 1627

mar. (1)

c 1654 Elizabeth Whittle (d. 11 Aug 1696), dau. of William Whittle, of Whittle, co. Lancaster

children by first wife

1. Charles Fox, Member of Parliament for Salisbury, Paymaster-General of the Forces (dsp. and vp. Sep 1713), mar. 1679 Elizabeth Carr Trollope (d. Mar 1703), dau. and hrss. of Sir William Trollope, 2nd Bt.

1. Elizabeth Fox (dvp. 28 Feb 1680/1), mar. 27 Dec 1673 as his first wife Charles [Cornwallis], 3rd Baron Cornwallis, and had issue

2. Jane Fox (d. 11 Jul 1721), mar. 9 May 1686 as his first wife George [Compton], 4th Earl of Northampton, and had issue

mar. (2)

11 Jul 1703 Christian Hopes (d. 17 Feb 1718/9), dau. of Rev Francis Hopes, Rector of Haceby and Aswarby, co. Lincoln, by his wife Christian Palfreyman

children by second wife

2. Stephen Fox later Fox-Strangways, later 1st Baron Ilchester later 1st Earl of Ilchester

3. Rt Hon Henry Fox MP, later 1st Baron Holland of Foxley

3. Christian Fox (b. 28 Sep 1705; d. unm.)

4. Charlotte Fox (d. Nov 1778), mar. 5 Jul 1729 Hon Edward Digby MP (dvp. 2 Oct 1746), 3rd but 1st surv. son and hr. ap. of William [Digby], 5th Baron Digby, by his wife Lady Jane Noel, 2nd dau. by his first wife of Edward [Noel], 1st Earl of Gainsborough, and had issue

died

28 Oct 1716

note

Chamberlain to King Charles II while in exile 1654-61; Clerk of the Board of the Green Cloth 1661; Paymaster-General of the Forces 1661-80 ; Member of Parliament for Salisbury 1661, 1685 and 1713/4, for Westminster 1678/9, 1691 and 1695, and for Cricklade 1698/9; knighted 1665; a Lord Commissioner of the Treasury 1679; a founder of the Royal Hospital, Chelsea 1681

 

Stephen [Fox later Fox-Strangways], 1st Baron Ilchester later 1st Earl of Ilchester, PC

born

12 Sep 1704

mar.

15 Mar 1735/6 Elizabeth Strangways Horner (b. 11 Feb 1722/3; d. 15 Nov 1792), sister and hrss. of Thomas Horner later Strangways, of Melbury Sampford, co. Dorset, and only dau. of Thomas Strangways Horner, of Mells Park, co. Somerset, by his wife Susannah Strangways, dau. and cohrss. of Thomas Strangways, of Melbury Sampford, co. Dorset

children

1. Hon Henry Thomas Fox-Strangways, later 2nd Earl of Ilchester

2. Lt Col Hon Stephen Strangways Digby Fox-Strangways (b. 3 Dec 1751; d. 12 Mar 1836)

3. Rev Hon Charles Redlynch Fox-Strangways, Rector of Rewe, co. Devon (b. 27 Apr 1761; d. 4 Nov 1836), mar. 2 Aug 1787 Jane Haines (d. 8 Jun 1830), dau. of Rev ..... Haines DD, and had issue:

1a. Capt Charles Fox-Strangways RN (b. 25 Dec 1789; dvp. 1835)

2a. Brig Gen Thomas Fox-Strangways, artillery commander, killed at the Battle of Inkerman (b. 28 Dec 1790; d. 5 Nov 1854), mar. 20 Jul 1833 Sophia Eliza Harenc, granted the style and precedence of the widow of a KCB (d. 19 Mar 1870), 1st dau. of Benjamin Harenc, of Foots Cray, co. Kent, and had issue:

1b. Sophia Maria Fox-Strangways (dsp. 18 Jan 1900), mar. 26 Apr 1864 Rev Christian Frederick Newell, Rector of Chiselborough, co. Somerset

3a. Rev Henry Fox-Strangways, Rector of Rewe, co. Devon (b. 25 Feb 1793; d. 25 Feb 1860), mar. 26 Jun 1827 Hester Eleanora Buller (d. 31 Jan 1865), 8th dau. of James Buller MP, of Shillingham and Downes, co. Devon, by his wife and cousin Anne Buller, 1st dau.of Rt Rev William Buller DD, Bishop of Exeter, and had issue:

1b. Rev Henry Fox-Strangways, Rector of Silverton, co. Devon (b. 3 May 1828; d. 23 Sep 1894), mar. 15 Apr 1857 Charlotte Chester Copleston (d. 3 Jul 1909), 1st dau. of Francis Copleston, of the Madras Civil Service, and had issue:

1c. Maj Theodore Stephen Fox-Strangways, Staff Captain Egyptian Campaign, Deputy Assistant Adjutant-General Boer War 1899-1900 (b. 4 Jul 1862; d. 19 Mar 1917), mar. 21 Apr 1898 Rosamond Cleere Newton (d. 30 Mar 1958), 1st dau. of Charles Edmund Newton, of Miekleover Manor, co. Derby, by his second wife Mary Henrietta Moore, only dau. of Capt .... Moore, and had issue:

1d. Pamela Mary Fox-Strangways (b. 13 Dec 1907)

2c. Herbert William Fox-Strangways (b. 3 Dec 1863; dvp. 1 Oct 1876)

3c. Francis Copleston Fox-Strangways (b. 14 May 1870; d. 21 Mar 1945)

4c. Henry Wentworth Fox-Strangways (b. 1 Oct 1871; d. 18 Feb 1935)

5c. Rev Henry George Fox-Strangways, Rector of Kilmington, co. Somerset (b. 13 Jun 1873; dsp. 11 Dec 1944), mar. 15 Sep 1903 Isabella Mary Read (d. 11 May 1937), 2nd dau. of William Macartney Read, of Stockwell, Silverton, co. Devon

1c. Alice Laura Fox-Strangways (d. 16 Apr 1932), mar. 17 Aug 1890 Albert W Searley, of Newton Abbot, co. Devon, and had issue

2c. Eveline Charlotte Fox-Strangways (dsp. 26 Nov 1928), mar. 2 Jan 1890 Rt Rev Ernest Arthur Copleston DD, Bishop of Colombo (dsp. 24 Aug 1933)

3c. Margaret Christina Fox-Strangways (d. 16 May 1951)

4c. Henrietta Frances Fox-Strangways (d. 29 Jan 1930)

2b. Col Walter Aston Fox-Strangways (b. 14 Dec 1832; d. 26 Feb 1885), mar. 19 Aug 1858 Harriet Elizabeth Buller (d. 13 Apr 1903), 2nd dau. of John Edward Buller, of Chase Lodge, Enfield, by his wife Mary Ann Rashleigh, dau. of Jonathan Rashleigh, and had issue:

1c. Arthur Henry Fox-Strangways, Founding Editor of Music and Letters 1920, music critic of The Observer 1925 (b. 14 Sep 1859; d. 2 May 1948)

2c. Maurice Walter Fox-Strangways CSI, Financial Commissioner of Central Provinces and Berar 1908-13 (b. 23 Mar 1862; d. 27 May 1938), mar. 29 Dec 1886 Louisa Blanche Phillips (d. 9 Apr 1940), dau. of Maj Gen George R Phillips, and had issue:

1d. Walter Angelo Fox-Strangways, later 8th Earl of Ilchester

2d. Capt Hon Vivian Fox-Strangways CVO (b. 29 Jul 1898; dsp. 21 Nov 1974), mar. (1) 17 May 1927 (div. 1932) Rona Heathcote Plummer, yst, dau. of A H Plummer, of Taunton, co. Devon, and (2) 13 Jun 1934 Dorothy Margaret Sinker Bannerman, yst. dau. of Rev William Edward Bannerman, of Levens, co. Westmorland

1d. Sylvia Fox-Strangways (b. 1890)

2d. Elinor Fox-Strangways (b. 1893)

3c. Lt Col Harold Stephen Fox-Strangways, Deputy Commissioner of the Punjab (b. 24 Nov 1864; d. 8 Jul 1912), mar. 24 Nov 1891 Beatrice Howey (d. 12 Oct 1939), dau. of Maj Gen William Howey, and had issue

1c. Violet Agnes Fox-Strangways (d. 17 Oct 1903)

2c. Mary Beatrice Fox-Strangways (d. 1 Jan 1943), mar. 1895 Owen Gould (d. 16 Jul 1929), son of John Nutcombe Gould, and had issue

3b. Charles Edward Fox-Strangways (b. 13 Feb 1844; dsp. 5 Mar 1910), mar. 2 Sep 1868 Annie Maria Flory (dsp. 27 Jun 1898), 3rd dau. of George Flory, of Ipswich, co. Suffolk

4a. George Fox-Strangways (b. 1802; d. 10 Apr 1858)

5a. Rev Edward Fox-Strangways (b. 2 Apr 1806; d. 31 Dec 1838)

6a. Stephen Fox-Strangways (b. 10 Aug 1811; d. 4 Mar 1839)

1a. Susannah Fox-Strangways (d. 11 Jan 1854), mar. 9 Oct 1830 Lt Gen Alexander Macdonald

2a. Frances Fox-Strangways (d. Jun 1863)

1. Lady Susannah Sarah Louisa Fox-Strangways (d. 1827), mar. 1764 William O'Brien, of Stinsford, co. Dorset

2. Lady Lucy Fox-Strangways (d. 16 Aug 1787), mar. 1 Oct 1771 as his first wife her cousin Col Hon Stephen Digby (b. 10 May 1742; d. 30 May 1800), 5th son of Hon Edward Digby MP (by his wife Charlotte Fox, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Rt Hon Sir Stephen Fox MP), 3rd but 1st surv. son and hr. ap. of William [Digby], 5th Baron Digby, and had issue

3. Lady Christian Henrietta Caroline Fox-Strangways (d. 21 Jul 1815), mar. 2 Jun 1770 Maj John Dyke Dyke-Acland, of Pixton, co. Somerset (b. 18 Feb 1746; dvp. 31 Oct 1778), 1st son and hr. ap. of Sir Thomas Acland later Dyke-Acland, 3rd/7th Bt., by his wife Elizabeth Dyke, only dau. and hrss. of Thomas Dyke, of Tetton-in-Kingston and Pexton, co. Somerset, and had issue

4. Lady Frances Muriel Fox-Strangways (b. Aug 1755; d. 5 Mar 1814), mar. 24 Aug 1777 as his 1st wife Valentine Richard [Quin], 1st Earl of Dunraven and Mount-Earl, and had issue

died

29 Sep 1776

created

11 May 1741 Baron Ilchester, of Ilchester in the County of Somerset, and Baron Strangways, of Woodford Strangways in the County of Dorset

12 Jan 1747 Baron Ilchester and Stavordale, of Redlynch in the County of Somerset, with remainder to his brother Henry Fox and his heirs male

17 Jun 1756 Earl of Ilchester, with a similar remainder

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Whig) for Shaftesbury 1726-34 and 1735-41 and for Hindon 1734-35; Joint Secretary of the Treasury 1739-41; Joint Comptroller of the Army accounts 1747-76; took the name of Strangways after that of Fox by Royal Licence 1758 on the death of his mother-in-law, Susanna Strangways-Horner; Privy Councillor 1763

 

Henry Thomas [Fox-Strangways], 2nd Earl of Ilchester

born

10 Aug 1747

mar. (1)

20 Aug 1772 Mary Theresa O'Grady (d. 14 Jun 1790), dau. of Standish O'Grady, of Cappercullen, co. Limerick

children by first wife

1. Hon Henry Stephen Fox-Strangways, later 3rd Earl of Ilchester

1. Lady Elizabeth Theresa Fox-Strangways (d. Mar 1844), mar. (1) 17 Apr 1796 William Davenport Talbot, of Lacock Abbey, co. Wiltshire, and (2) 24 Apr 1804 Rear Admiral Charles Feilding RN (b. 1780; d. 2 Sep 1837), 1st son of Commodore Charles Feilding RN (by his wife Sophia Finch, sister of George [Finch], 9th Earl of Winchilsea, and 3rd dau. of Rt Hon William Finch MP), 2nd but 1st surviving son of Lt Col Hon Charles Feilding (by his wife Anne Bridges, widow of Sir Brook Bridges, 2nd Bt., and dau. and cohrss. of Sir Thomas Palmer, 4th Bt., of Wingham, co. Kent), 2nd son of Basil [Feilding], 4th Earl of Denbigh, and had issue by her second husband

2. Lady Mary Lucy Fox-Strangways (d. 3 Feb 1855), mar. (1) Feb 1794 Thomas Mansel Talbot, of Margam Abbey, co. Glamorgan, and (2) 28 Apr 1815 Capt Sir Christopher Cole KCB RN (d. 1836), and had issue by her first husband

3. Lady Harriet Fox-Strangways (d. 6 Aug 1844), mar. 1799 James Frampton, of Moreton, co. Dorset

4. Lady Charlotte Anne Fox-Strangways (b. 7 Feb 1784; dsps. 27 May 1826), mar. 5 Dec 1810 Sir Charles Lemon, 2nd Bt. MP, of Carclew, co. Cornwall

5. Lady Louisa Emma Fox-Strangways, a Lady of the Bedchamber 1837-38 (b. 27 Jun 1785; d. 3 Mar 1851), mar. 30 Mar 1808 Henry [Petty later Petty-FitzMaurice], 3rd Marquess of Lansdowne, and had issue

mar. (2)

28 Aug 1794 his first cousin once removed Maria Digby (d. 23 Sep 1842; bur. at Abbotsbury Castle, co. Dorset), 3rd dau. of Very Rev Hon William Digby, Dean of Durham (by his wife Charlotte Lepel Cox, dau. of Joseph Cox, of Stanford, co. Berkshire), 4th son Hon Edward Digby MP (by his wife Charlotte Fox, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Rt Hon Sir Stephen Fox MP), 1st son and heir ap. of William [Digby], 5th Baron Digby, by his wife Lady Jane Noel, 2nd dau. by his first wife of Edward [Noel], 1st Earl of Gainsborough

children by second wife

2. Hon William Thomas Horner Fox-Strangways, later 4th Earl of Ilchester

3. Hon Giles Digby Robert Fox-Strangways (b. 26 May 1798; d.12 Feb 1827)

4. Hon John George Charles Fox-Strangways MP, of Brickworth House, co. Wiltshire, Gentleman Usher to Queen Adelaide (b. 6 Feb 1803; d. 8 Sep 1859), mar. 19 Feb 1844 Amelia Marjoribanks (d. 9 Sep 1886), 3rd dau. of Edward Marjoribanks, and had issue:

1a. Henry Edward Fox-Strangways, later 5th Earl of Ilchester

1a. Lady Maria Georgiana Julia Fox-Strangways, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of an Earl (d. 12 Oct 1922), mar. 4 Apr 1872 Arthur Wellington Alexander Nelson [Hood], 2nd Viscount Bridport, and had issue

died

5 Sep 1802

suc. by

son by first wife

note

Member of Parliament (Whig) for Midhurst 1768-74; entered the Army as Cornet, 1st Regiment of Horse 1770; Capt, 24th Regiment of Foot 1771

 

Henry Stephen [Fox-Strangways], 3rd Earl of Ilchester, PC

born

21 Feb 1787

mar.

16 Jun 1812 Caroline Leonora Murray (b. 17 Jun 1788; d. 8 Jan 1819), 2nd dau. of Rt Hon and Rt Rev Lord George Murray DD, Bishop of St David's (by his wife Anne Charlotte Grant, dau. of Lt Gen Francis Grant), 2nd son of John [Murray], 3rd Duke of Atholl

children

1. Hon Henry Thomas Leopold Fox-Strangways, styled Lord Stavordale (b. 7 Jan 1816; dvp. 11 Aug 1837)

2. Hon Stephen Fox-Strangways, styled Lord Stavordale (b. 21 Mar 1817; dvp. 25 May 1848)

1. Lady Theresa Anna Maria Fox-Strangways, a Woman of the Bedchamber 1837-56 (b. 11 Jan 1814; d. 2 May 1874), mar. 20 Jun 1837 her third cousin Edward St Vincent [Digby], 9th Baron Digby, and had issue

2. Lady Caroline Margaret Fox-Strangways (d. 26 Jan 1895), mar. 23 Jul 1844 Sir Edward Clarence Kerrison, 2nd Bt.

died

s.p.m.s. 3 Jan 1858

suc. by

half-brother

note

Capt of the Yeomen of the Guard 1835-41; Privy Councillor 1837; Lord Lieutenant of Somerset 1837-39

 

William Thomas Horner [Fox-Strangways], 4th Earl of Ilchester

born

7 May 1795

mar.

21 Jul 1857 his first cousin once removed Sophia Penelope Sheffield (b. c. 1842; mar. (2) 19 Jan 1867 George Hylton [Jolliffe], 1st Baron Hylton;  dsp. 27 Aug 1882; bur. at Abbotsbury Castle, co. Dorset), 2nd dau. of Sir Robert Sheffield, 4th Bt., of Normanby Park, co. Lincoln, by his wife Julia Brigida Newbolt, dau. of Sir John Newbolt, Chief Justice of Bengal, by his wife Elizabeth Juliana Digby, 2nd dau. of Very Rev Hon William Digby, Dean of Durham (by his wife Charlotte Cox, dau. of Joseph Cox), 4th son Hon Edward Digby MP (by his wife Charlotte Fox, dau. of Sir Stephen Fox), 1st son and heir ap. of William [Digby], 5th Baron Digby, by his wife Lady Jane Noel, 2nd dau. by his first wife of Edward [Noel], 1st Earl of Gainsborough

died

s.p. 10 Jan 1865 (bur. at Abbotsbury Castle, co. Dorset)

suc. by

nephew

note

Attaché to the Embassy at St Petersburg 1819, at Constantinople 1820 and at Naples 1822; Paid Attaché at The Hague 1824; Secretary of Legation at Florence 1825-28 and at Naples 1828-32; Secretary to the Embassy at Vienna 1832-35; Under Foreign Secretary 1835-40; Minister at Frankfort 1840-49

 

Henry Edward [Fox-Strangways], 5th Earl of Ilchester, PC

born

13 Sep 1847

mar.

8 Feb 1872 Lady Mary Eleanor Anne Dawson (b. 6 Jan 1852; d. 25 Oct 1935), only dau. of Richard [Dawson], 1st Earl of Dartrey, by his wife Augusta Stanley, 2nd dau. of Edward Stanley, of Cross Hall, co. Lancaster

children

1. Hon Giles Stephen Holland Fox-Strangways, later 6th Earl of Ilchester

2. Hon Denzil Vesey Fox-Strangways (b. 26 Feb 1879; dvp. 7 Mar 1901)

1. Lady Muriel Augusta Fox-Strangways (b. 23 Nov 1876; dsp. 7 Jan 1920), mar. 5 Aug 1903 her second cousin once-removed Maj George Hugh Digby, of Chalmington, Dorchester (b. 21 Sep 1867; dsp. 20 Oct 1914), 1st son of Lt Col John Almarus Digby, of Chalmington House, Dorchester (by his wife Diana Alicia Scott, 1st dau. of Rev Hon William Hugh Scott, Rector of Malden Newton, co. Dorset), 2nd but 1st surv. son and hr. of Capt Charles George Digby RN (by his wife Elizabeth Walsh, only dau. of Sir John B Walsh, 1st Bt.), 3rd son of Very Rev Hon William Digby, Dean of Durham (by his wife Charlotte Cox, dau. of Joseph Cox), 4th son of Hon Edward Digby MP (by his wife Charlotte Fox, 2nd dau. by his second wife of Rt Hon Sir Stephen Fox MP), 1st son and heir ap. of William [Digby], 5th Baron Digby

died

6 Dec 1905

suc. by

son

note

Capt of the Gentlemen-at-Arms 1874; Privy Councillor 1874; Member of the London County Council for Westminster 1892-95; Lord Lieutenant of Dorset 1895-1905

 

Giles Stephen Holland [Fox-Strangways], 6th Earl of Ilchester, GBE

born

31 May 1874

mar.

25 Jan 1902 Lady Helen Mary Theresa Vane-Tempest-Stewart (b. 8 Sep 1876; d. 14 Jan 1956), only dau. of Charles Stewart [Vane-Tempest-Stewart], 6th Marquess of Londonderry, by his wife Lady Theresa Susey Helen Chetwynd-Talbot, 1st dau. of Charles John Chetwynd [Chetwynd-Talbot], 19th Earl of Shrewsbury

children

1. Hon Edward Henry Charles James Fox-Strangways, later 7th Earl of Ilchester

2. Lieut Hon John Denzil Fox-Strangways (b. 21 Mar 1908; d. 28 Jun 1961)

1. Lady Mary Theresa Fox-Strangways, Woman of the Bedchamber to HRH Princess Elizabeth 1944-48 (b. 23 Jan 1903; d. 26 Jan 1948), mar. 11 Jun 1924 Col Sir John Arthur Herbert GCIE DL, of Llanover, Abergavenny, co. Monmouth (b. 19 Dec 1895; d. 11 Dec 1943), only son of Sir Arthur James Herbert GCVO, of Coldbrook, Abergavenny, co. Monmouth, by his wife Helen Louise Gammell, 3rd dau. of William Gammell, of Rhode Island, USA, and had issue

2. Lady (Mabel) Edith Fox-Strangways, President Northamptonshire Red Cross and Northamptonshire Joint Committee Red Cross and St John Ambulance Brigade 1943-9, President Guernsey Red Cross 1982-84 (b. 17 Feb 1918; d. 11 Mar 1995), mar. 22 Nov 1938 Ivor Grosvenor [Guest], 2nd Viscount Wimborne, and had issue

died

29 Oct 1959

suc. by

son

 

(Edward) Henry Charles James [Fox-Strangways], 7th Earl of Ilchester

born

1 Oct 1905

mar.

27 Apr 1931 Helen Elizabeth Ward (d. 1970), twin dau. of Capt Hon Cyril Augustus Ward MVO RN, by his wife Baroness Irene de Brienen, dau. of Baron ..... de Brienen

children

1. Hon Giles Henry Holland Fox-Strangways (b. 7 May 1934; dvp. 2 Sep 1947)

2. 2nd Lieut Hon (Charles) Stephen Fox-Strangways, killed on active service in Cyprus (b. 6 May 1938; dvp. 8 Jul 1958)

1. Lady Teresa Jane Fox-Strangways (b. 12 Aug 1932; d. 1989), mar. (1) 4 Nov 1953 Simon George Robert [Monckton-Arundell], 9th Viscount Galway, and (2) Jan 1972 as his second wife Lieut (Richard) Mark Walter Agnew RN (b. 17 Jul 1930; d. 30 Mar 1998), 1st son of Lt Col Richard Leslie Agnew by his first wife Leila May Courage, only dau. of Brig-Gen Anthony Courage DSO MC, and had issue by her first husband

died

s.p.m.s. 21 Aug 1964

suc. by

4th cousin

 

Walter Angelo [Fox-Strangways], 8th Earl of Ilchester

born

24 Sep 1887

mar.

8 Apr 1916 Laure Georgine Emilie Mazaraki (d. 29 Oct 1970), dau. of Evanghelos Georgios Mazaraki, of the Suez Canal Company

children

1. Hon Maurice Vivian de Touffreville Fox-Strangways, later 9th Earl of Ilchester

2. Hon Raymond George Fox-Strangways, of 4 Trull Green Drive, Trull, co. Somerset (b. 11 Nov 1921; d. 27 Apr 2005), mar. 15 Nov 1941 Margaret Vera Force, dau. of James Force, of North Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, and has issue:

1a. Robin Maurice Fox-Strangways, later 10th Earl of Ilchester

2a. Paul André Fox-Strangways (b. 2 Nov 1950)

1. Lady Jeanne Doreen Fox-Strangways (b. 22 Jan 1931), mar. (1) 22 Mar 1958 (div. 1969) Peter Skelton, son of Maj Edwin Skelton, of Scawinds, Willingdon, co. Sussex, and (2) 30 Jul 1977 John Livingstone, of 72a Fore Street, Bovey Tracey, co. Devon, and has an adopted daughter

died

4 Oct 1970

suc. by

son

 

Maurice Vivian de Touffreville [Fox-Strangways], 9th Earl of Ilchester

born

1 Apr 1920

mar.

29 Nov 1941 Diana Mary Elizabeth Simpson (b. 1921; d. 1 Mar 2011), 1st dau. of George Frederick Simpson, of Cassington, co. Oxford, by his wife Cicely Maud Quainton, 1st dau. of Edward Quainton, of Cassington, co. Oxford

died

s.p. 2 Jul 2006

suc. by

nephew

 

Robin Maurice [Fox-Strangways], 10th Earl of Ilchester

born

2 Sep 1942

mar.

19 Jul 1969 (Margaret) Elizabeth Miles, dau. of Geoffrey Miles, of Camberley, co. Surrey

children

1. Hon Simon James Fox-Strangways, styled Lord Strangways (b. 25 Aug 1972)

1. Lady Charlotte Helen Fox-Strangways (b. 1974), mar. 24 Jun 2000 Stephen Hobin, of 11 Kiddington Close, Lostock Hall, Preston, co. Lancaster, son of William Hobin, of Walton-le-Dale, Preston, co. Lancaster, and has issue

 

 Last updated 10 Mar 2011

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Titles:

10th Earl of Ilchester

(Great Britain, let. pat. 17 Jun 1756)

10th Baron Ilchester, of Ilchester in the County of Somerset

(Great Britain, let. pat. 11 May 1741)

10th Baron Strangways, of Woodford Strangways in the County of Dorset

(Great Britain, let. pat. 11 May 1741)

10th Baron Ilchester and Stavordale, of Redlynch in the County of Somerset

(Great Britain, let. pat. 12 Jan 1747)

 

Address:

Little Haven, Frankton, Warwickshire

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