Cracroft's Peerage
The Complete Guide to the British Peerage & Baronetage

If you have found this page useful, why not make a donation to The Peerage Research Trust so that we can continue to maintain and develop Cracroft's Peerage?

| Search this site | Introduction | Contents | The Monarchy | The Peerage | The Baronetage | Untitled Families | Orders of Chivalry | Miscellaneous | Forums | Forums | Contact Us | Links |



Killearn, Baron (UK, 1943)


Creation: let. pat. 17 May 1943


Family name: Lampson




Per saltire Argent and Gules two Gryphon's Heads in fess and as many Escarbuncles in pale counterchanged


A Gryphon's Head erased Gules charged with an Escarbuncle Argent between two Wings paly of four Argent and Gules


Dexter:  a Camel proper with Headstall and Rope reflexed over the back Gules;  Sinister:  a Chinese Dragon also proper


Persevera Et Vince (Persevere and conquer)



Miles Wedderburn [Lampson], 1st Baron Killearn, GCMG CB MVO PC

2nd son of Norman George Lampson (by his wife Helen Agnes Blackburn, 4th dau. of Peter Blackburn MP, of Killearn, co. Stirling), 3rd son of Sir Curtis Miranda Lampson, 1st Bt.


24 Aug 1880

mar. (1)

6 Jul 1912 Rachel Mary Hele Phipps (d. 23 Jan 1930), 2nd dau. of William Wilton Phipps, of 3 Culford Gardens, SW London, by his wife Jessie Percy Butler Duncan DBE, dau. of William Butler Duncan, of New York, USA

mar. (2)

18 Dec 1934 Jacqueline Aldine Leslie Castellani (b. c. 1909), only dau. of Marchese Senator Aldo Castellani Hon KCMG


18 Sep 1964


17 May 1943 Baron Killearn, of Killearn in the County of Stirling

suc. by

son by first wife


Graham Curtis [Lampson], 2nd Baron Killearn


28 Oct 1919


15 May 1946 Nadine Marie Cathryn Pilcher, only dau. of Vice Adm Cecil Horace Pilcher DSO, of 5 Wilton Place, London SW1


s.p.m. 27 Jul 1996

suc. by



suc. his cousin 1971 as 4th Baronet of Rowfant


Victor Miles George Aldous [Lampson], 3rd Baron Killearn


9 Sep 1941

mar. (1)

18 Sep 1971 Melita Amaryllis Pamela Astrid Morgan-Giles (b. c. 1956; d. 4 Apr 2014), 2nd dau. of Rear Adm Sir Morgan Charles Morgan-Giles DSO OBE GM MP, of West Tytherley, Salisbury, co. Wiltshire

children by first wife

1. Hon Miles Henry Morgan Lampson (b. 10 Dec 1977), mar. Emily Watkins, and has issue:

1a. Alfred Victor Christopher Lampson (b. 22 Sep 2009)

2a. Wilbur Lampson (b. 17 Apr 2013)

1a. Grace Melita June Lampson (b. 10 Feb 2011)

2. Hon Alexander Victor William Lampson (b. 20 Jan 1984)

1. Hon Pamela Camilla Roxana Lampson (b. 11 Apr 1973)

2. Hon Miranda Penelope Amber Lampson (b. 11 Apr 1975)

mar. (2)

3 Jun 2017 Victoria Isabella, Lady Reay (b. 27 Mar 1952), widow of Hugh William [Mackay], 14th Lord Reay, and only dau. of Victor Alexander George Anthony [Warrender], 1st Baron Bruntisfield, by his second wife Tania Vjekoslava Kolin, 2nd dau. of Dr Michael Kolin, of Saint Jacob, Dubrovnik


 Last updated 13 Jun 2017




3rd Baron Killearn, of Killearn in the County of Stirling

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 17 May 1943)

5th Baronet, styled "of Rowfant"

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 16 Nov 1866)



12 Tokenhouse Yard, London EC2R 7AN

Little Sodbury Manor, Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire BS17 6QA

Tel:  01454 312232



Copyright: Heraldic Media Limited. All rights reserved.