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Northbourne, Baron (UK, 1884)

 

Creation: let. pat. 5 Nov 1884

 

Family name: James

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Arms:

Gules a Dolphin embowed Or

Crest:

An Ostrich Argent beaked and legged Or

Supporters:

On either side an Eagle Argent collared Gules pendant therefrom a Shield charged with the Arms

Motto:

J'Ayme A Jamais (I love for ever)

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Walter Charles [James], 1st Baron Northbourne

only son of John James, Minister to the Netherlands (by his wife Lady Emily Jane Stewart, 6th dau. by his second wife of Robert [Stewart], 1st Marquess of Londonderry), 1st son and hr. app. of Sir Walter James Head later James, 1st Bt., of Langley Hall, Berkshire

born

3 Jun 1816

mar.

17 Apr 1841 Sarah Caroline Ellison (d. 21 Jan 1890), 5th dau. and cohrss. of Cuthbert Ellison, of Hepburn Hall, co. Durham, by his wife Grace Ibbetson, dau. and cohrss. of Henry Ibbetson, of St Anthony's, co. Northumberland

died

4 Feb 1893

created

5 Nov 1884 Baron Northbourne, of Betteshanger in the County of Kent and of Jarrow Grange in the County Palatine of Durham

suc. by

son

note

suc. his grandfather 8 Oct 1829 as 2nd Baronet of Langley Hall

 

Walter Henry [James], 2nd Baron Northbourne

born

25 Mar 1846

mar.

25 Aug 1868 Edith Emmeline Mary Lane (d. 12 Mar 1929), 3rd dau. of John Newton Lane, of King's Bromley Manor, co. Stafford, by his wife Hon Agnes Bagot, 2nd dau. by his second wife of William [Bagot], 2nd Baron Bagot

died

27 Jan 1923

suc. by

son

 

Walter John [James], 3rd Baron Northbourne

born

2 Sep 1869

mar.

4 Oct 1894 Laura Gwenllian (mar. (2) 2 Aug 1935 William Curtis Green RA;  d. 29 Jul 1952), 1st dau. of Adm Sir Ernest Rice KCB, of Sibertswold Place, co. Kent, by his first wife Laura Marianne York, 3rd dau. of Edward York, of Wighill Park, co. York (by his wife Penelope Beatrix Sykes, 2nd dau. of Rev Christopher Sykes, Rector of Roos, co. York), only son of Richard York, of Wighill Park, co. York, by his wife Lady Mary Anne Lascelles, 2nd dau. of Edward [Lascelles], 1st Earl of Harewood

died

22 Dec 1932

suc. by

son

 

Walter Ernest Christopher [James], 4th Baron Northbourne

born

18 Jun 1896

mar.

4 Mar 1925 Katherine Louise Nickerson (d. 1980), 2nd dau. of George Augustus Nickerson, of Boston, Massachusetts, USA, by his wife Ellen Touzalin, dau. of A E Touzalin

died

17 Jun 1982

suc. by

son

 

Christopher George Walter [James], 5th Baron Northbourne

born

18 Feb 1926

mar.

18 Jul 1959 Aliki Louise Hélène Marie-Sygne Claudel, 1st dau. of Henri Charles Walter Claudel, of Chatou-sur-Seine, France

children

1. Hon Charles Walter Henri James, of Northbourne Court, co. Kent (b. 14 Jun 1960), mar. 3 Oct 1987 Catherine Lucy Burrows, only dau. of W Ralph Burrows, of Prescot, co. Lancaster, and has issue:

1a. Henry Christopher William James (b. 3 Dec 1988)

2a. Alexander Oliver Charles James (b. 1996)

1a. Anastasia Aliki James (b. 1992)

2. Hon Anthony Christopher Walter Paul James, of Evistones, Otterburn, co. Northumberland (b. 14 Jan 1963))

3. Hon Sebastian Richard Edward Cuthbert James (b. 11 Mar 1966)

1. Hon Ophelia Mary Katherine Christine Aliki James (b. 23 Aug 1969)

note

elected to the House of Lords 1999

 

 Last updated 21 Apr 2004

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Titles:

5th Baron Northbourne, of Betteshanger in the County of Kent and of Jarrow Grange in the County Palatine of Durham

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 5 Nov 1884)

6th Baronet, styled "of Langley Hall"

(Great Britain, let. pat. 28 Jul 1791)

 

Addresses:

11 Eaton Place, London SW1

Tel:  020 7235 6790   Fax:  020 7235 6224

Coldharbour, Northbourne, Deal, Kent CT14 0LP

Tel:  01304 611277   Fax:  01304 611128

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