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Mountevans, Baron (UK, 1945)


Creation: let. pat. 12 Nov 1945


Family name: Evans




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Libertas (Liberty)



Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell [Evans], 1st Baron Mountevans, KCB DSC

2nd son of Frank Evans, of 5 New Square, Lincoln's Inn, London


28 Oct 1881

mar. (1)

13 Apr 1904 Hilda Beatrice Russell (d. 18 Apr 1913), dau. of Thomas Gregory Russell, of Christchurch, New Zealand

mar. (2)

22 Jan 1916 Elsa Andvord (d. 21 Oct 1963), dau. of Richard Andvord, of Oslo, Norway


20 Aug 1957


12 Nov 1945 Baron Mountevans, of Chelsea in the County of London

suc. by

son by second wife


Rear Admiral Commanding Royal Australian Navy 1929-31;  Regional Commissioner for London Defence Area 1939-45


Richard Andvord [Evans], 2nd Baron Mountevans


27 Aug 1918


6 Sep 1940 Deirdre Grace O'Connell (d. 16 Sep 1997), dau. of John O'Connell, of Buxton House, Buxton Hill, co. Cork


1. Hon (Edward Patrick) Broke Andvord Evans, later 3rd Baron Mountevans

2. Hon Jeffrey Richard de Corban Evans, heir presumptive to the Barony of Mountevans, of 5 Campden House Court, 42 Gloucester Walk, London W8 (b. 13 May 1948), mar. 1 Jul 1972 Hon Juliet Wilson (b. 29 Sep 1950), only dau. of Richard John McMoran [Wilson], 2nd Baron Moran, by his wife Shirley Rowntree Harris, dau. of George James Harris MC, of Bossall Hall, co. York, and has issue:

1a. Alexander Richard Andvord Evans (b. 23 Jul 1975)

2a. Julian James Rowntree Evans (b. 20 Sep 1977)

1. Hon Lucinda Mary Deirdre Evans (b. 8 Jan 1951), mar. 1980 John E Hooper


12 Dec 1974

suc. by



(Edward Patrick) Broke Andvord [Evans], 3rd Baron Mountevans


1 Feb 1943


20 Jul 1974 Johanna Maria Keyzer, dau. of Antonius Franciscus Keyzer, of The Hague, The Netherlands


The heir presumptive to the Barony of Mountevans is Hon Jeffrey Richard de Corban Evans, second son of the 2nd Baron Mountevans, and younger brother of the present Baron.


 Last updated 9 Aug 2004




3rd Baron Mountevans, of Chelsea in the County of London

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 12 Nov 1945)



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