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Renwick, Baron (UK, 1964)


Creation: let. pat. 23 Dec 1964


Family name: Renwick




Argent a Husbandman in the act of sowing proper on a Chief Azure a Thunderbolt between two Bulls' Heads caboshed Or


A Thunderbolt Or


Dexter:  a Black Poodle proper;  Sinister:  a Tabby Cat proper


Laborare Est Orare (To work is to pray)



Robert Burnham [Renwick], 1st Baron Renwick, KBE

1st son of Sir Harry Benedict Renwick, 1st Bt. KBE, by his wife Louisa Frederica Laing, only dau. of Robert Laing, of Streatham, London


4 Oct 1904

mar. (1)

10 Jun 1929 (div. 1953) Dorothy Mary Parkes (mar. (2) 1953 John FitzAdam Ormiston (d. 1994)), 1st dau. of Maj Harold Parkes, of The Dial House, Alveston, Stratford-upon-Avon, co. Warwick

children by first wife

1. Hon Harry Andrew Renwick, later 2nd Baron Renwick

1. Hon Susan Mary Renwick OBE JP (b. 5 Jun 1930), mar. (1) 25 Nov 1955 (div. 1984) as his first wife John Francis Harcourt [Baring], 7th Baron Ashburton, and (2) 26 Jun 1997 André Newburg, and has issue by her first husband

2. Hon Jennifer Renwick (b. 20 Mar 1932; d. 1989), mar. (1) 18 Nov 1954 (div. 1967) Antony Duncan Rowe, 3rd son of George Duncan Rowe, of Herons Court, Yateley, co. Hampshire, (2) 17 Dec 1973 (div. 1978) Roy Philip Arthur (d. 1994), son of C Arthur, of Jersey, Channel Islands, and (3) 1978 (div. 1989) Robert Ian MacDonald, and had issue by her first husband

3. Hon Belinda Anne Renwick (b. 6 Mar 1934), mar. 19 Mar 1959 John Horatio Gordon Shephard (d. 1993), only son of Harold Shephard, and has issue

mar. (2)

28 Jul 1953 Edith Joan Spencer (widow of Maj John Ogilvie Spencer), only child of Sir Reginald Clarke CIE, of Titlarks Cottage, Sunningdale, co. Berkshire (Commissioner of Police, Calcutta, 1915-22), by his wife Edith Johns, dau. of Andrew Johns, of Glencoe, Shortlands, co. Kent


30 Aug 1973


23 Dec 1964 Baron Renwick, of Coombe in the County of Surrey

suc. by

son by first wife


suc. his father 7 Jan 1932 as 2nd Baronet of Coombe; Chairman, County of London Electric Supply Co 1939-48; served in World War II 1942-45 as Controller of Communications, Air Ministry, Controller of Communication Equipment, Ministry of Aircraft Production, and Member of the Aircraft Supply Council; KBE 1944; Chairman, Associated Television plc and the Institute of Directors; Partner, W Greenwell & Co, stockbrokers; Director, British Insulated Calendar Cables plc


Harry Andrew [Renwick], 2nd Baron Renwick


10 Oct 1935

mar. (1)

27 Apr 1965 (div. 1989) Susan Jane Lucking, only child of Capt Kenneth Stephen Bamfylde Lucking

children by first wife

1. Hon Robert James Renwick (b. 19 Aug 1966)

2. Hon Michael David Renwick (b. 26 Jul 1968)

mar. (2)

12 Jun 1989 Homayoun Mazandi (former wife of Joe Mazandi, of Los Angeles, California, USA), dau. of Maj Mahmoud Yazdanparst Pakzad


 Last updated 19 Aug 2008




2nd Baron Renwick, of Coombe in the County of Surrey

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 23 Dec 1964)

3rd Baronet, styled "of Coombe, Surrey"

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 28 Jun 1927)



38 Cadogan Square, London SW1X 0JL



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