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Tenby, Viscount (UK, 1957)


Creation: let. pat. 12 Feb 1957


Family name: Lloyd George




Azure over Water barry wavy in base a Bridge of one Arch proper on a Chief Argent a Portcullis Sable between two Daffodils stalked and leaved also proper


A Demi Dragon Gules holding between the claws a Portcullis Sable


Dexter:  a Dragon Gules;  Sinister:  a Lion Or, each gorged with a Collar company Argent and Vert;  pendent from that of the dexter an Escutcheon Argent charged with a Martlet Sable and from that of the sinister an Escutcheon Gules charged with a Port between two Towers also Argent


Ygwir Yn Erbyn Ybyd (The truth against the world)



Gwilym [Lloyd George], 1st Viscount Tenby

2nd son of David [Lloyd George], 1st Earl Lloyd George of Dwyfor, by his first wife Margaret Owen OBE, dau. of Richard Owen, of Mynydd Ednyfed, Criccieth, Caernarvon


4 Dec 1894


14 Jun 1921 Edna Gwenfron Jones (d. 1971), dau. of David Jones, of Gwynfa, co. Denbigh


1. Hon David Lloyd George, later 2nd Viscount Tenby

2. Hon William Lloyd George, later 3rd Viscount Tenby


14 Feb 1967


12 Feb 1957 Viscount Tenby, of Bulford in the County of Pembroke

suc. by



Member of Parliament (Liberal) for Pembrokeshire 1922-24 and 1929-50 and (Liberal then Conservative) for Newcastle-upon-Tyne North 1951-57; Junior Whip 1924; Parliamentary Under Secretary to the Board of Trade 1931 and 1939-41; Minister of Food 1941-42 and 1951-54; Minister of Fuel and Power 1942-45;  Home Secretary and Minister for Welsh Affairs 1954-57


David [Lloyd George], 2nd Viscount Tenby


4 Nov 1922


14 Jul 1983

suc. by



William [Lloyd George], 3rd Viscount Tenby


7 Nov 1927


23 Apr 1955 Ursula Diana Ethel Medlicott, yst. dau. of Lt Col Henry Edward Medlicott DSO


1. Hon Gwilym Lloyd George (b. 19 Oct 1962)

1. Hon Sara Gwenfron Lloyd George (b. 10 Sep 1957)

2. Hon Clare Mair Lloyd George (b. 2 Mar 1961)


elected to the House of Lords 1999





3rd Viscount Tenby, of Bulford in the County of Pembroke

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 12 Feb 1957)



Triggs, Crondall, Farnham, Surrey GU10 5PE



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