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Poltimore, Baron (UK, 1831)

 

Creation: let. pat. 10 Sep 1831

 

Family name: Bampfylde

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Arms:

Or on a Bend Gules three Mullets Argent

Crest:

A Lion's Head erased Sable ducally crowned Or

Supporters:

On either side a Lion reguardant Sable ducally crowned Gules gorged with a Collar Gemelle Or and pendant therefrom an Escutcheon of the Arms of Bampfylde

Motto:

Delectare in Domino (To rejoice in the Lord)

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George Warwick [Bampfylde], 1st Baron Poltimore

only son of Sir Charles Warwick Bampfylde, 5th Bt. MP, of Poltimore, co. Devon, by his wife Catharine Moore, 1st dau. of Adm Sir John Moore, 1st Bt. KB

born

23 Mar 1786

mar. (1)

2 May 1807 his cousin Emma Penelope Sneyd (d. 24 Dec 1835), only dau. of Rev Ralph Sneyd, Precentor of St Asaph and Chaplain to King George IV, by his wife Penelope Moore, 2nd dau. of Adm Sir John Moore, 1st Bt. KB

mar. (2)

16 Mar 1836 Caroline Buller (d. 29 May 1863), 1st dau. of Lt Gen Frederick Buller, of Pelynt and Lanreath, co. Cornwall, by his wife Charlotte Tomkyns, dau. of Francis Tomkyns

died

19 Dec 1858

created

10 Sep 1831 Baron Poltimore, of Poltimore in the County of Devon

suc. by

son by second wife

note

suc. his father 19 Apr 1823 as 6th Baronet of Poltimore

 

Augustus Frederick George Warwick [Bampfylde], 2nd Baron Poltimore, PC

born

12 Apr 1837

mar.

27 Jul 1858 Florence Sarah Wilhelmine Sheridan (d. 24 Feb 1909), 2nd dau. of Richard Brinsley Sheridan MP, of Frampton Court, co. Dorset, by his wife Marcia Maria Grant, dau. of Lt Gen Sir Colquhoun Grant KCB

died

3 May 1908

suc. by

son

note

Treasurer of the Household 1872-74

 

Coplestone Richard George Warwick [Bampfylde], 3rd Baron Poltimore

born

29 Nov 1859

mar.

19 May 1881 Hon Margaret Harriet Beaumont (d. 4 Aug 1931), 1st dau. of Wentworth Blackett [Beaumont], 1st Baron Allendale, by his wife Lady Margaret Anne de Burgh, 4th dau. of Ulick John [de Burgh], 1st Marquess of Clanricarde

died

2 Nov 1918

suc. by

son

 

George Wentworth Warwick [Bampfylde], 4th Baron Poltimore

born

23 Sep 1882

mar. (1)

10 Mar 1910 his second cousin Cynthia Rachel Lascelles (d. 6 Sep 1961), only dau. of Hon Gerald William Lascelles CB (3rd son by his first wife of Henry Thynne [Lascelles], 4th Earl of Harewood), by his wife Constance Augusta Mary Fitzclarence Philipson, dau. of John Burton Philipson, of Sunning Hill, Berkshire

mar. (2)

1962 Barbara Pitcairn Walker (widow of James David Walker;  d. May 1969), dau. of Peter Nicol, of Kirkintilloch

died

s.p.m.s. 13 Jul 1965

suc. by

brother

 

Arthur Blackett Warwick [Bampfylde], 5th Baron Poltimore

born

29 Nov 1883

mar. (1)

28 Nov 1916 Catherine Frances Graham (d. 9 Apr 1938), 2nd dau. of Gen Hon Sir David Macdowell Fraser GCB (by his wife Mary Georgina Bell, dau. of Edward Gonne Bell, of Streamstown, co. Mayo), yr. brother of Alexander [Fraser], 18th Lord Saltoun of Abernethy, and 2nd son of Hon William Fraser (by his wife Elizabeth Graham Grant, 2nd dau. of David Macdowall Grant of Arndilly, co. Banff), 3rd son of Alexander [Fraser], 16th Lord Saltoun of Abernethy

mar. (2)

4 May 1939 (div. 1948) Mabel Violet Blanche Meyrick (former wife of Walter Thomas Meyrick;  d. 12 Jan 1957), dau. of Col Arthur Hill Sandys Montgomerie, of Grey Abbey, co. Down

died

s.p. 10 Jun 1967

suc. by

brother

 

Hugh de Burgh Warwick [Bampfylde], 6th Baron Poltimore

born

25 Mar 1888

mar.

12 Aug 1918 Margaret Mary (b. c. 1884; d. 29 Dec 1981), 3rd dau. of 4th Marquis de la Pasture

children

1. Capt Hon Anthony Gerard Hugh Bampfylde (b. 2 Jan 1920; dvp. 2 Jun 1969), mar. 25 Oct 1947 Baroness Brita Yvonne Cederstrom (mar. (2) 9 Oct 1975 (Albert Norman) Guy Elmes), only dau. of Baron Rudolph Cederstrom, by his wife Hon Hermione Frances Caroline Gordon-Lennox, 3rd dau. of William Henry [Fellowes],  2nd Baron De Ramsey, and had issue:

1a. Mark Coplestone Bampfylde, later 7th Baron Poltimore

1a. Hon Christine Margaret Hermione Bampfylde, granted the style and precedence of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant 2008 (b. 19 Oct 1947), mar. (1) 2 Jul 1970 (div. 1977) as his first wife Peter William Denby Roberts (b. 1 Aug 1945), 2nd son of William Denby Roberts (by his wife Helen Fyans Fenwick, 2nd dau. of Herbert Shakespeare Fenwick, of Dunedin, New Zealand), younger brother of Sir James Denby Roberts, 2nd Bt., and (2) 1977 as his second wife (Patrick) Joseph Scott Plummer, of Mainhouse, Kelso, co. Roxburgh (b. 24 Aug 1943), only son of Charles Humphrey Scott-Plummer by his wife Hon Pamela Lilias Balfour, 1st dau. of Patrick [Balfour], 2nd Baron Kinross, by his wife Caroline Elsie Douglas, dau. of Arthur Henry Johnstone Douglas of Lockerbie DL, and has issue by both husbands

2a. Fiona Cecilia Bampfylde (b. 13 Jul 1959; dvp. 4 Oct 1965)

2. Capt Hon David Cecil Warwick Bampfylde, of Coombe Lea, Malmesbury, Wiltshire (b. 3 Mar 1924; d. 22 Jan 2013), mar. 15 Apr 1950 Jean Margaret Campbell, 1st dau. of Lt Col Patrick Kinloch Campbell, and has issue

died

s.p.m.s. 27 May 1978

suc. by

grandson

note

served in World War I 1914-18; Wiltshire County Councillor 1937-45

 

Mark Coplestone [Bampfylde], 7th Baron Poltimore

born

8 Jun 1957

mar.

12 Jun 1982 Sally Anne Miles, dau. of Dr Norman Miles, of The Old House, Caythorpe, co. Lincoln

children

1. Hon Henry Anthony Warwick Bampfylde (b. 3 Jun 1985)

2. Hon Oliver Hugh Coplestone Bampfylde (b. 15 Apr 1987)

1. Hon Lara Fiona Brita Bampfylde (b. 14 May 1990)

 

 Last updated 12 Aug 2008

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Titles:

7th Baron Poltimore, of Poltimore in the County of Devon

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 10 Sep 1831)

12th Baronet, styled "of Poltimore"

(England, let. pat. 14 Jul 1641)

 

Address:

Ridgemoor Farmhouse, West Street, Burghclere, Newbury, Berkshire RG15 9LD

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