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Newborough, Baron (I, 1776)


Creation: let. pat. 23 Jul 1776


Family name: Wynn




Sable three Fleurs-de-lis Argent


A Dexter Cubit Arm erect holding in the hand a Fleur-de-lis Or


On either side a Lion Gules the dexter gorged with a Plain Collar Or charged with three Fleurs-de-lis Sable the sinister gorged with a Plain Collar Argent charged with three Crosses Formy Gules


Suaviter In Modo Fortiter In Re (Gentle in manner, vigorous in action)



Thomas [Wynn], 1st Baron Newborough

Ist son and heir of Sir John Wynn, 2nd Bt. MP, of Bodvean and Glynllicon, co. Carnarvon, by his wife Jane Wynne, dau. and hrss. of John Wynne, of Melai, co. Denbigh, and Maenan, co. Carnarvon



mar. (1)

15 Sep 1766 Lady Catharine Perceval (b. 20 Feb 1745/6; d. Jun 1782), 1st dau. of John [Perceval], 2nd Earl of Egmont, by his first wife Lady Catharine Cecil, 2nd dau. of James [Cecil], 5th Earl of Salisbury

only child by first wife

1. Hon John Wynn (b. 27 Apr 1772; dvp. and sp. 18 Oct 1800; bur. at Bodvean, co. Carnarvon), mar. Oct 1793 Lena Vanerdaaky (mar. (2) Rev Dr Werninck; d. 27 Apr 1834), dau. of Tillas Vanerdaaky

mar. (2)

10 Oct 1786 Maria Stella Petronilla Chiappini (b. 16 Apr 1773; mar. (2) 11 Sep 1810 Baron Edward Ungern-Steinberg;  d. 28 Dec 1843; bur. in the cemetery of Montmartre, Paris, France), dau. of Lorenzo Chiappini, an innkeeper and sometime gaoler, of Modigliana, by his wife Vincenzia Diligenti

children by second wife

1. Hon Thomas John Wynn, later 2nd Baron Newborough

2. Hon Spencer Bulkeley Wynn, later 3rd Baron Newborough


12 Oct 1807


23 Jul 1776 Baron Newborough

suc. by

son by second wife


Member of Parliament (Tory) for co. Carnarvon 1761-64, for St Ives 1775-80 and for Beaumaris 1796-1807; suc. his father 14 Feb 1773 as 3rd Baronet of Bodvean; Auditor for Wales and Lord Lieutenant of Carnarvonshire 1761-81; FSA 1774


Thomas John [Wynn], 2nd Baron Newborough


3 Apr 1802


15 Nov 1832

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Tory) for co. Carnarvon 1826-30


Spencer Bulkeley [Wynn], 3rd Baron Newborough


23 May 1803


10 May 1834 his cousin Frances Maria de Winton (b. c. 1803; d. 18 Nov 1857), 1st dau. of Rev Walter Wilkins later de Winton, of Hay Castle, co. Brecon, by his wife Maria Jacoba Chiappini, dau. of Lorenzo Chiappini


1. Hon Thomas John Wynn (b. 31 Dec 1840; dvp. 25 Aug 1878), mar. 11 Jul 1871 Sybil Anna Katherine Corbett (d. 11 Jan 1911), 1st dau. of Edwin Corbett, British Minister at Athens, and had issue:

1a. William Charles Wynn, later 4th Baron Newborough

2a. Spencer Perceval Wynn (b. 16 May 1876; dvp. 15 Aug 1876)

3a. Hon Thomas John Wynn, later 5th Baron Newborough

1a. Hon Mabel Wynn, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant 1889 (b. 19 Jul 1872; dsp. 14 Feb 1970), mar. 19 Nov 1896 Francis Charles Cowper Annesley (b. 25 Nov 1866; dsp. 12 Feb 1924), 1st son and heir of Capt Francis Charles Annesley (by his first wife Matilda Rochfort, dau. of Col Cowper Rochfort), 5th son of James Annesley, British Consul at Barcelona and Amsterdam (by his wife Baroness Clementine de Brockhausen, dau. of Baron ..... de Brockhausen, of Prussia), 1st son and heir of Hon Robert Annesley (by his wife Mary Anne Gandon, dau. of James Gandon, of Canon Brook, the architect), 2nd son of Richard [Annesley], 2nd Earl Annesley

2a. Stella Frances Wynn (b. 15 Dec 1874; dvp. 12 Jan 1875)

3a. Hon Dorothy Beatrix Wynn, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant 1889 (b. 18 Jul 1877; d. 5 Mar 1974), mar. 1 Feb 1905 Rear-Admiral Cuthbert Godfrey Chapman MVO RN (d. 17 Mar 1931), 1st son of Peter Godfrey Chapman, and had issue

2. Hon William Perceval Wynn (b. 19 Aug 1845; dvp. 2 Aug 1851)

3. Hon Charles Henry Wynn JP, of Rhug, Corwen, co. Merioneth, High Sheriff of Merionethshire 1873 (b. 22 Apr 1847; d. 14 Mar 1911), mar. 31 Aug 1876 Frances Georgiana Romer (d. 27 Oct 1919), 2nd dau. of Lt Col ..... Romer, of Bryncemlyn, co. Merioneth, and had issue:

1a. Robert Vaughan Wynn, later 6th Baron Newborough

2a. William Wynn (b. 3 Aug 1878; dvp. 6 Aug 1878)

3a. Charles William Wynn (b. 4 May 1884; dvp. 4 Aug 1884)

4a. Hon Arthur Romer Wynn JP, granted the style and precedence of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Warrant 1958 (b. 22 Jun 1885; d. 14 Aug 1964), mar. 4 Sep 1915 Gladys Catherine Gurney (d. 1988), 3rd dau. of Richard Hanbury Joseph Gurney DL JP, of Northrepps Hall, co. Norfolk, by his wife Sarah Evelyn Buxton, 2nd dau. of Sir Edward North Buxton, 2nd Bt. MP, and had issue

5a. John Salisbury Wynn (b. 29 Apr 1887; d. 4 Feb 1946)

6a. Capt Charles Watkin Meredith Wynn (b. 24 Oct 1890; d. 27 Mar 1967)

7a. Hon Rowland Tempest Beresford Wynn CBE, granted the style and precedence of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Warrant 1958 (b. 30 Jan 1898; dsp. 24 Apr 1977), mar. 2 Apr 1943 Eleanor Mary Tydfil Smith-Thomas (dsp. 20 Aug 1997), yst. dau. of Arthur Edmund Smith-Thomas

1a. Gwendoline Frances Wynn (b. 23 Aug 1879; d. 10 Jul 1954), mar. 15 Oct 1908 Dr Griffith Lloyd Roberts, of Green Bank, Caernarvon (d. 23 Jun 1941), 1st son of Very Rev Griffith Roberts, Dean of Bangor, and had issue

2a. Dorothy Mary Wynn (b. 30 Apr 1881; d. 14 Jan 1940)

3a. Margaret Constance Wynn (b. 27 Mar 1883; d. 31 Dec 1934)

4. Hon Frederick George Wynn DL, of Glynllivon Park, Bodvean Hall and Fort Belan, co. Caernarvon, High Sheriff of Carnarvonshire 1894 (b. 17 Jan 1853; d. 20 Jan 1932)

1. Hon Francis Maria Wynn (dvp. 5 Jan 1886)

2. Hon Emily Annina Wynn (d. 18 Aug 1927), mar. 29 Sep 1874 Murray Gladstone, a Naval officer (d. 5 Nov 1928), son of Murray Gladstone JP, and had issue

3. Hon Ellen Glyn Wynn (d. 17 Mar 1917)

4. Hon Catherine Wynn (dvp. 10 Dec 1885)

5. Hon Isabella Elizabeth Wynn (d. 29 Jul 1898), mar. 29 Apr 1875 as his second wife Rowland [Clegg later Clegg-Hill], 3rd Viscount Hill, and had issue

6. Hon Mary Georgina Wynn (dvp. 1851)


1 Nov 1888 (bur. initially at Llandwrog, co. Carnarvon, but in 1889 reinterred in Bardsey Island, off Carnarvon)

suc. by



High Sheriff of Anglesey 1847


William Charles [Wynn], 4th Baron Newborough


4 Nov 1873


7 Nov 1900 Grace Bruce Carr (d. 26 Nov 1939), dau. of Col Henry Montgomery Carr, of Kentucky, USA


s.p. 20 Jul 1916 (bur. at Festiniog, co. Merioneth)

suc. by



High Sheriff of Denbigh 1902; served in World War I 1914-18 as Lieut, Welsh Guards; died from a chill caught in the trenches at the Front


Thomas John [Wynn], 5th Baron Newborough


22 Nov 1878

mar. (1)

30 Jan 1907 (div. 1938) Vera Evelyn Mary Winch (widow of Henry L Winch;  d. 30 Apr 1940), dau. of Capt Philip Montagu, of Down Hall, co. Dorset

only child by first wife

1. Hon Stella Maria Glyn Wynn (b. 23 Jan 1908; d. 6 Nov 1977), mar. (1) 9 Jun 1932 Charles Vivian Jackson (d. 30 Dec 1936), 1st son of Sir Charles Jackson, and (2) 23 Oct 1942 (div. 1963) Lt Col Derek Cardiff, 2nd son of Col Richard Henry Wingfield Cardiff, of Easton Court, Ludlow, and had issue by her first husband

mar. (2)

23 Mar 1939 (div. 1947) Denisa Josephine Malpuech (former wife of Jean Malpuech, Governor of Laos;  d. 1987), dau. of Lazar Braun, of Subotica, Jugoslavia

only child by second wife

2. Hon (Blanche-Neige) Juno Palma Odette Denisa Wynn (b. 14 Feb 1940), mar. 23 Sep 1963 Philip Wolfe-Parry, of 5 Braemar Avenue, Wimbledon Park, London, 1st son of Reginald George Wolfe-Parry, of Grayshott, co. Surrey, and has issue

mar. (3)

7 Aug 1947 Katherine Rudkin Murray (d. 1979), dau. of Henry Stephen Murray, of Melbourne, Australia


s.p.m. 27 Apr 1957

suc. by



Robert Vaughan [Wynn], 6th Baron Newborough, OBE JP DL


17 Jul 1877


16 Dec 1913 Ruby Irene Severne (d. 6 Nov 1960), 4th dau. of Edmund Wigley Severne, of Thenford, co. Northampton, and Wallop Hall, co. Salop, by his wife Louisa Emilia Lomax, dau. of James Samuel Lomax, of Pilsworth and Burnshaw Tower, co. Lancaster


1. Hon Robert Charles Michael Vaughan Wynn, later 7th Baron Newborough

2. Lt Cdr Hon Charles Henry Romer Wynn RN, heir presumptive to the Barony of Newborough, of Bunkersland, Withleigh, Tiverton, co. Devon (b. 25 May 1923), mar. 16 Dec 1947 Hon Angela Hermione Ida Willoughby (b. 5 May 1924), 1st dau. of Michael Guy Percival [Willoughby], 11th Baron Middleton, by his wife Angela Florence Alfreda Hall, 1st dau. of Charles Oswin Hall, of Eddlethorpe, Malton, co. York, and has issue:

1a. Antony Charles Vaughan Wynn, of 46 Crescent Lane, London (b. 2 May 1949), mar. (1) 1 Dec 1973 (div. 1986) Jane Slane Sloan Thompson, 1st dau. of Rev William Thompson, of Oxnam Manse, Jedburgh, co. Roxburgh, and (2) 1996 Victoria Domenge

2a. Cdr Andrew Guy Wynn LVO RN, of The Bursary, Eton College, Windsor, co. Berkshire, Equerry to HRH the Duke of Edinburgh 1982-84, Bursar of Eton College (b. 26 Nov 1950), mar. (1) 22 Apr 1978 (div. 1986) Susan Jane Fraser-Smith ,1st dau. of Selwyn Willis Fraser-Smith CBE MC, of Stone Cross Cottage, Crowborough, co. Sussex, and (2) 1988 Shelagh Jean Macsorley Smith, 2nd dau. of Prof I K M Smith, of Welwyn Garden City, co. Hertford, and has issue by his first wife

1. Pamela Rosamund Wynn (b. 25 Jan 1916; dvp. 15 Aug 1932)


27 Oct 1965

suc. by



served in the Boer War 1899-1902, World War I 1914-18 and World War II 1939-45; OBE 1944


Robert Charles Michael Vaughan [Wynn], 7th Baron Newborough, DSC JP


24 Apr 1917

mar. (1)

1 Dec 1945 (div. 1971) Rosamund Lavington Barbour (b. 17 Jan 1918; d. 17 Feb 2015), 2nd dau. of Maj Robert Barbour, of Bolesworth Castle, co. Chester, by his wife Ida Lavington Payne, dau. of Arthur Lavington Payne, of Staffield  Hall, Kirkoswald

children by first wife

1. Hon Robert Vaughan Wynn, later 8th Baron Newborough

1. Hon (Anne) Patricia Rosamund Wynn (b. 14 Sep 1947), mar. 8 Aug 1970 Anthony George Budgen, of Boreatton House, Baschurch, co. Shropshire, and has issue

2. Hon Diana Heather Marion Wynn (b. 3 Mar 1951), mar. 1979 Capt Ralph Peter Kinloch Carmichael, of The Old Rectory, Wooltaston, Church Stretton, co. Shropshire, and has issue

mar. (2)

1971 Jennifer Caroline Acland Allen, yst. dau. of Capt Cecil C A Allen RN


11 Oct 1998

suc. by

son by first wife


Robert Vaughan [Wynn], 8th Baron Newborough


11 Aug 1949

mar. (1)

1981 (div. 1988) Sheila Christine Wilson (former wife of ..... Wilson), dau. of William A Massey, of Corsley, co. Wiltshire

only child by first wife

1. Hon Lucinda Rosamund Wynn (b. 1982)

mar. (2)

1988 Susan E Hall (former wife of ..... Hall), dau. of Andrew Lloyd, of Malta GC


The heir presumptive to the Barony of Newborough is Lt Cdr Hon Charles Henry Romer Wynn RN, second son of the 6th Baron Newborough and uncle of the present Baron.


Last updated 26 Jun 2015




8th Baron Newborough

(Ireland, let. pat. 23 Jul 1776)

10th Baronet, styled "of Bodvean"

(Great Britain, let. pat. 25 Oct 1742)



Peplow Hall, Peplow, Market Drayton, Salop TF9 3JP




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