Clyde, Baron (UK, 1996 - extinct 2009)


Creation: let.pat. 9 Jun 1996


Family name: Clyde




Per fess Argent and Azure a Fess wavy per fess wavy Azure and Argent two Bushes upon Mounds Vert in chief and a Tower Or Window and Port Gules in base


Issuant from a Mount Vert a Tree with three Branches, one of Mountain Ash, one of Beech and one of Cherry proper


Dexter:  The figure of Justice without blindfold and holding in her exterior hand a Pair of Scales all proper;  Sinister:  The figure of Apollo holding in his exterior hand a Lyre all proper


 (over the Crest) Diligens integer laetus (Hard-working, honourable, happy)



James John [Clyde], Baron Clyde, PC

son of James Latham McDiarmid Clyde, a Lord of Session under the style of Lord Clyde, by his wife Margaret Letitia Dubuisson


29 Jun 1932


10 Aug 1963 Anne Clunie Hoblyn, dau. of Donald Robert Armstrong Hoblyn


1. Hon James Clyde (b. 1969)

2. Hon Timothy Clyde (b. 1973)


9 Jun 1996 Baron Clyde, of Briglands in Perthshire and Kinross


6 Mar 2009


T/Capt, Intelligence Corps 1954-56; Advocate 1959 ; QC [S] 1971; Chancellor to the Bishop of Argyll and the Isles 1972-85; Advocate-Depute 1973-74; Chairman, Medical Appeal Tribunal 1974-85; Trustee, National Library of Scotland 1977-94; Judge, Jersey and Guernsey Courts of Appeal 1979-85; a Lord of Session 1985-96; Vice-President, Royal Blind Asylum and School since 1987; Chairman, Europa Institute 1990-97; a Lord of Appeal in Ordinary 1996-2001; Chairman, St Mary's Hospital London Special Trustees 1997-99


 Last updated 7 Apr 2009



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