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Lambert, Viscount (UK, 1945 - 1999)


Creation: let. pat. 23 Jul 1945


Extinct: 22 Oct 1999


Family name: Lambert




Azure a Chevron Or fretty of the first between in chief two Garbs and in base a Fleece of the second


Issuant from a Mount Vert an Apple Tree fructed proper


On either side a Cornish Chough proper collared Or


The Good Earth Provides



George [Lambert], 1st Viscount Lambert, PC

only son of George Lambert, of Spreyton, co. Devon


25 Jun 1886


30 Jul 1904 Barbara Stavers (d. 6 Jun 1963), dau. of George Stavers, of Morpeth, co. Northumberland


1. Hon George Lambert, later 2nd Viscount Lambert

2. Hon Michael John Lambert, later 3rd Viscount Lambert

1. Hon Grace Mary Lambert (b. 1905; d. 12 Feb 1997)

2. Hon Margaret Barbara Lambert CMG (b. 1906; d. 22 Jan 1995)


17 Feb 1958


23 Jul 1945 Viscount Lambert, of South Molton in the County of Devon

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Liberal) for South Molton 1891-1924 and 1929-45; Civil Lord of the Admiralty 1905-15 ; Privy Councillor 1912; Chairman Parliamentary Liberal Party 1919-21


George [Lambert], 2nd Viscount Lambert


27 Nov 1909


16 Sep 1939 Patricia Mary Quinn (d. 1991), dau. of Joseph Francis Quinn, of London


1. Capt Hon George Lambert (b. 18 Aug 1941; dvp. 27 Aug 1970)

1. Hon Louise Barbara Lambert (b. 29 Mar 1944), mar. 27 Mar 1975 Sir Peter William Gibbings, of The Vale, London SW3, son of Walter White Gibbings, and has issue


s.p.m. 24 May 1989

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Liberal) for South Molton 1945-50 and Torrington 1950-58


Michael John [Lambert], 3rd Viscount Lambert


29 Sep 1912


5 Sep 1939 Florence Delores Macaskie (b. c. 1915; d. 1 Feb 2008), dau. of Nicholas Lechmere Cunningham Macaskie QC, of Kensington Square, Kensington, London


1. Hon Sophia Jane Lambert (b. 15 May 1943)

2. Hon Caelia Anne Georgina Lambert (b. 7 May 1946), mar. 29 May 1971 (div. 1985) Emmanuel Irismar Pereira, only son of Joaquim Pereira, of Brazil, by his wife Antonia Barreto de Carvalho, and has issue

3. Hon Flavia Mary Lambert (b. 11 Sep 1949)


s.p.m. 22 Oct 1999


On the death of the 3rd Viscount Lambert the Viscountcy of Lambert became extinct.




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