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Sandys, Baron (UK, 1802)

 

Creation: let. pat. 19 Jun 1802

 

Family name: Hill

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Arms:

Quarterly:  1st and 4th, Or a Fess dancetty between three Cross  Crosslets fitchy Gules (Sandys);  2nd and 3rd, Sable on a Fess Argent between three Leopards passant guardant Or spotted of the field as many Escallops Gules (Hill)

Crests:

1st:  a Griffin segreant per fess Or and Gules (Sandys);  2nd:  a Reindeer's Head couped at the neck Gules attired and plain collared Or (Hill)

Supporters:

On either side a Griffin wings elevated per fess Or and Gules gorged with a Collar dancetty of the last

Motto:

Probum Non Paenitet (The honest man has not to repent)

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Mary Sandys later Hill, suo jure Baroness Sandys

only dau. and hrss. of Col Hon Martin Sandys, of Easthampstead Park, co. Berkshire (by his wife Mary Trumbull, only child and hrss. of William Trumbull, of Easthampstead Park, co. Berkshire (by his wife Hon Mary Blundell, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Montague [Blundell], 1st Viscount Blundell), 1st son of Sir William Trumbull, by his second wife Lady Judith Alexander, sister and cohrss. of Henry [Alexander], 5th Earl of Stirling, and 2nd dau. of Henry [Alexander], 4th Earl of Stirling), 4th son of Samuel [Sandys], 1st Baron Sandys

born

19 Sep 1774

mar.

29 Jun 1786 Arthur [Hill], 2nd Marquess of Downshire

children

1. Lord Arthur Blundell Sandys Trumbull Hill, later 3rd Marquess of Downshire

2. Lord Arthur Moyses William Hill, later 2nd Baron Sandys

3. Lord Arthur Marcus Cecil Hill later Sandys, later 3rd Baron Sandys

4. Lord Arthur Augustus Edwin Hill (b. 13 Aug 1800; d. 10 Jul 1831)

5. Maj Lord George Augustus Hill (b. 9 Dec 1801; d. 6 Apr 1879), mar. (1) 21 Oct 1834 Cassandra Jane Knight (d. 14 Mar 1842), 5th dau. of Edward Knight, of Godmersham Park, co. Kent, and had issue:

1a. Capt Arthur Blundell George Sandys Hill, of Gweedore, co. Donegall, Inspector of Irish Prisons (b. 13 May 1837; d. 16 Jun 1923), mar. 16 Feb 1871 Helen Emily Chenevix-Trench (d. 25 Jun 1935), 3rd dau. of Most Rev and Rt Hon Richard Trench later Chenevix-Trench DD, Archbishop of Dublin 1864-84 (by his wife and cousin Hon Frances Mary Trench, sister of Frederick Mason [Trench], 2nd Baron Ashtown), 2nd son of Richard Trench (by his wife Melesina Chenevix, dau. and sole hrss. of Rev Richard Chenevix), brother of Frederick [Trench], 1st Baron Ashtown, and 6th son of Frederick Trench, of Moate and Woodlawn, co. Galway, and had issue:

1b. Arthur FitzGerald Sandys Hill, later 6th Baron Sandys

2b. Vice Admiral Hon Sir Richard Augustus Sandys Hill KCB RN, ADC to King George V 1930, Senior Naval Officer Yangtze 1931-33, Flag Officer Western Scotland, granted the rank and style of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Licence 1950 (b. 2 Apr 1880; d. 5 Jul 1954)

3b. Hon George Chenevix Hill, granted the rank and style of the younger son of a Baron by Royal Licence 1950 (b. 4 May 1887; d. 12 Oct 1963), mar. 14 Dec 1921 Hon Patricia Irene Wilmot Tufton (b. 18 Mar 1900), 1st dau. of John Sackville Richard [Tufton], 2nd Baron Hothfield, by his wife Lady Ierne Louisa Arundel Hastings, 3rd dau. of Francis Power Plantagenet [Hastings], 14th Earl of Huntingdon, and had issue:

1c. Marcus Tufton Hill (b. 15 Mar 1931; d. 19...)

1b. Cicely Mary Isabel Hill (dsp. 26 Jun 1912), mar. 22 Apr 1911 as his first wife Hon Sackville Philip Tufton (b. 5 May 1875; d. 24 Jan 1936), 2nd son of Henry James [Tufton], 1st Baron Hothfield, by his wife Alice Harriet Argyll Stracey-Clitherow, 2nd dau. of Rev William James Stracey later Stracey-Clitherow, of Boston House, co. Middlesex, Rector of Buxton-with-Oxnead, co. Norfolk

2b. Madeline Edith Hill (d. 20 Mar 1921), mar. 12 Jan 1917 John Edward Fowler Sclater, of Kilwarlin House, Hillsborough, co. Down (d. 17 Jun 1918)

3b. Hon Mary Cassandra Hill, granted the rank and style of the daughter of a Baron by Royal Licence 1950 (d. 10 Sep 1968), mar. 24 Nov 1909 Edgar John Chippindale (d. 14 Sep 1937), 2nd son of William Chippindale, of Reigate, co. Surrey, and had issue

4b. Dorothy Frances Hill (d. 10 Apr 1945)

2a. Augustus Charles Edward Hill (b. 9 Mar 1839; d. 9 Dec 1908)

1a. Norah Mary Elizabeth Hill (d. 24 Apr 1920), mar. 26 Apr 1859 Capt Hon Somerset Ward, 5th son of Edward Southwell [Ward], 3rd Viscount Bangor, by his wife Hon Harriet Margaret Maxwell, 2nd dau. of Rev Henry [Maxwell], 6th Baron Farnham, and had issue

2a. Cassandra Jane Louise Hill (d. 16 Aug 1901)

Maj Lord George Hill mar. (2) 11 May 1847 his deceased wife's sister Louisa Knight (d. 29 Jul 1889), 4th dau. of Edward Knight, of Godmersham Park, co. Kent, and had further issue:

3a. George Marcus Wandsbeck Hill, barrister Inner Temple (b. 9 Apr 1849; d. 22 Mar 1911)

died

1 Aug 1836

created

19 Jun 1802 Baroness Sandys, of Ombersley in the County of Worcester, with special remainder to her 2nd son Lord Arthur Moyses William Hill, her 3rd son Lord Arthur Marcus Cecil Hill, her 4th son Lord Arthur Augustus Edwin Hill and her 5th son Lord George Augustus Hill respectively, and with a final remainder to her eldest son Arthur Blundell [Hill], 3rd Marquess of Downshire

suc. by

son

 

Arthur Moyses William [Hill], 2nd Baron Sandys

born

10 Jan 1793

died

16 Jul 1860

suc. by

brother

 

Arthur Marcus Cecil [Hill later Sandys], 3rd Baron Sandys

born

28 Jan 1798

mar.

12 Apr 1837 Louisa Blake (d. 6 Apr 1866), yst. dau. of Joseph Blake, of Gloucester Place

children

1. Hon Augustus Frederick Arthur Hill later Sandys, later 4th Baron Sandys

2. Lt Col Hon Marcus Windsor George Hill later Sandys (b. 28 Sep 1849; d. 14 May 1897)

3. Hon Michael Edwin Marcus Hill later Sandys, later 5th Baron Sandys

4. Hon Edmund Arthur Marcus Hill later Sandys (b. 9 Mar 1860; dsp. 1 Sep 1914), mar. 1884 Ida Marie Jones (d. 23 Jul 1926), dau. of Maxwell Jones, of New York, USA

1. Hon Mary Georgiana Caroline Sandys (d. 18 Mar 1903), mar. 21 Oct 1858 Sir Edmund Filmer, 9th Bt., and had issue

2. Hon Anna Maria Frances Sandys (d. 27 May 1876), mar. 25 Aug 1868 Sir Herbert Hay Langham, 12th Bt., and had issue

3. Hon Cecil Josephine Sandys (d. 1 Sep 1935)

4. Charlotte Blundell Sandys (dvp. 24 Aug 1854)

5. Hon Rosa Louisa Vernon Sandys (d. 19 Sep 1943), mar. 14 Oct 1874 Capt William Duberly, of Gaynes Hall, co. Huntingdon (d. 18 Dec 1888), and had issue

6. Hon Nina Violet America Sandys (d. 18 Nov 1905), mar. 27 Nov 1880 Ambrose Charles Lisle March-Philipps De Lisle, of Garendon Park, co. Leicester (d. 27 Nov 1883), and had issue

died

10 Apr 1863

suc. by

son

note

Comptroller of the Household, 1841 and 1846-47; Treasurer of the Household 1847-52

 

Augustus Frederick Arthur [Hill later Sandys], 4th Baron Sandys

born

1 Mar 1840

mar.

3 Aug 1872 Augusta Anne Des Voeux (d. 24 Jan 1903), 9th dau. of Sir Charles Des Voeux, 2nd Bt., by his second wife Lady Cecilia Paulet, 2nd dau. of Charles Ingoldsby [Paulet], 13th Marquess of Winchester

died

s.p. 26 Jul 1904

suc. by

brother

 

Michael Edwin Marcus [Hill later Sandys], 5th Baron Sandys

born

31 Dec 1855

mar.

1886 Marjorie Clara Pentreath Morgan (d. 8 Oct 1929), dau. of John Morgan, of Brighton

died

s.p. 4 Aug 1948

suc. by

cousin

 

Arthur Fitzgerald Sandys [Hill], 6th Baron Sandys

born

4 Dec 1876

mar.

10 Apr 1924 his third cousin Cynthia Mary Trench-Gascoigne (d. 1990), only dau. of Col Frederick Richard Thomas Trench-Gascoigne DSO, of Lotherton Hall, Aberford, co. York, and Craignish Castle, co. Argyll, by his wife Laura Gwendolen Douglas Galton CBE, yst. dau. of Sir Douglas Galton KCB

children

1. Hon Richard Michael Oliver Hill, later 7th Baron Sandys

1. Hon Patricia Mary Gwendolen Hill (b. 29 Mar 1926 ; dsp. 8 Jan 1957), mar. 9 Jul 1955 John Laurence Pepys Cockerell, only son of Lt Col Frederick William Pepys Cockerell OBE MC

2. Hon (Cynthia) Meriel Hill (b. 29 Apr 1929), mar. 9 Oct 1954 Charles Talbot Rhys Wingfield, of Barrington Park, Burford, co. Oxford, High Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1962 (b. 13 Feb 1924), 2nd but 1st surv. son and heir of Lt Col Mervyn Edward George Rhys Wingfield, of Barrington Park, Burford, co. Oxford, High Sheriff of Oxfordshire 1934, by his wife Florence Margueritte Erle Benson, dau. of Lt Col Richard Erle Benson, and has issue

died

24 Nov 1961

suc. by

son

 

Richard Michael Oliver [Hill], 7th Baron Sandys, DL

born

21 Jul 1931

mar.

16 Sep 1961 Patricia Simpson Hall, 1st dau. of Capt Lionel Hall MC, of Parkgate, Lower Beeding, co. Sussex

died

s.p. 11 Feb 2013

suc. by

third cousin three times removed

note

a Lord-in-Waiting 1974; Opposition Whip, House of Lords 1974-79; Deputy Chief Whip and Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard 1979-83

 

On the death of the 7th Baron Sandys the Barony of Sandys passed to his third cousin three times removed, Nicholas Wills [Hill], 9th Marquess of Downshire, a great-great-great-great-great-grandson of Baroness Sandys.

 

Last updated 6 Mar 2013

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