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Shepherd, Baron (UK, 1946)
Creation: let. pat. 28 Jun 1946
Family name: Shepherd
George Robert [Shepherd], 1st Baron Shepherd, PC
son of George Robert Shepherd, of Spalding, co. Lincoln, by his wife Helen Sophia .....
19 Aug 1881
4 Aug 1915 Ada Newton (d. 1975), dau. of Alfred Newton, of Halstead, co. Essex
4 Dec 1954
28 Jun 1946 Baron Shepherd, of Spalding in the County of Lincoln
Lord-in-Waiting 1948-49; Captain of the Yeoman of the Guard Jul-Oct 1949; Capt of the Gentlemen-at-Arms (Chief Government Whip in the House of Lords) 1949-51; Privy Councillor 1951; Chief Opposition Whip, House of Lords 1951; Deputy Speaker, House of Lords 1951
Malcolm Newton [Shepherd], 2nd Baron Shepherd, PC
27 Sep 1919
15 Nov 1941 Allison Redmond (d. 3 Feb 1998), dau. of Patrick Redmond, of 56 Carrick Knowe, Parkway, Edinburgh
5 Apr 2001
16 Nov 1999 Baron Shepherd of Spalding, of Spalding in the County of Lincolnshire (Life Peerage)
Capt of the Gentlemen-of-Arms (Chief Government Whip in the House of Lords) 1964-67; Deputy Speaker, House of Lords 1964; Privy Councillor 1965; Minister of State, Commonwealth Office 1967-70; Deputy Leader of the House of Lords 1968-70; Lord Privy Seal and Leader of the House of Lords 1974-76; on his death the 1999 life barony became extinct
Graeme George [Shepherd], 3rd Baron Shepherd
6 Jan 1949
1971 Eleanor ......
1. Hon Patrick Malcolm Shepherd (b. 19...)
Last updated 18 Aug 2004
3rd Baron Shepherd, of Spalding in the County of Lincoln
(United Kingdom, let. pat. 28 Jun 1946)
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