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Trevor, Baron (UK, 1880)


Creation:let. pat. 5 May 1880


Family name:Hill-Trevor




Quarterly:  1st and 4th, per bend sinister Ermine and Ermines a Lion rampant Or (Trevor);  2nd and 3rd, Sable on a Fess Argent between three Leopards passant guardant Or spotted of the field as many Escallops Gules (Hill)


1st:  a Wyvern wings addorsed Sable (Trevor);  2nd:  a Reindeer's Head couped at the neck Gules attired and plain collared Or (Hill)


Dexter:  a Lion Ermines gorged with a Ducal Coronet and chained Or the chain reflexed over the back pendant from the collar a Shield Argent charged with the Crest of Trevor;  Sinister:  a Leopard Or spotted Sable gorged with a Ducal Coronet and chained Or the chain reflexed over the back pendant from the coronet a Shield Ermines charged with the Crest of Hill



1.Arthur Edwin [Hill later Hill-Trevor], 1st Baron Trevor

3rd but 2nd surv. son of Arthur Blundell Sandys Trumbull [Hill], 3rd Marquess of Downshire, by his wife Lady Maria Windsor, sister and cohrss. of Other Archer [Windsor], 6th Earl of Plymouth, and 1st dau. of Other Hickman [Windsor], 5th Earl of Plymouth

born4 Nov 1819

mar. (1)27 Jun 1848 Mary Emily Sutton (b. c. 1830; d. 24 Jun 1855), 1st dau. of Sir Richard Sutton, 2nd Bt., of Norwood Park, co. Nottingham, by his wife Mary Elizabeth Burton, dau. of Benjamin Burton, of Burton Hall, co. Carlow

children by first wife

1.Hon Arthur Hill-Trevor, later 2nd Baron Trevor

1.Gertrude Mary Hill-Trevor (dvp. 13 Feb 1870)

mar. (2)15 Apr 1858 Hon Mary Catherine Curzon (b. 14 Dec 1837; granted the rank and precedence of a the daughter of a Baron by Royal Warrant;  d. 20 Aug 1911), sister of Alfred Nathaniel Holden [Curzon], 4th Baron Scarsdale, and 2nd dau. of Rev Hon Alfred Curzon, Rector of Kedleston 1832-50 (by his wife Sophia Holden, dau. of Robert Holden, of Nuttall Temple, co. Nottingham), 1st son by his second wife of Nathaniel [Curzon], 2nd Baron Scarsdale

children by second wife

2.Maj Hon George Edwyn Hill-Trevor (b. 15 Nov 1859; dsps. 21 Jul 1922), mar. (1) 26 Apr 1893 (div. 1910) Ethel Georgiana Mary Chapman (b. c.1872; d. 16 Oct 1960), 1st dau, of Hillyar Chapman, of Kilhendre, Ellesmere. co. Chester, and (2) 22 Oct 1910 Helen Stuart (d. 23 May 1919), dau. of Thomas Stuart, of Edinburgh, and had issue by his first wife:

1a.Lieut Hillyar George Edwin Hill-Trevor (b. 31 Dec 1895; dvp. in action 21 Dec 1914)

3.Hon Charles Edward Hill-Trevor, later 3rd Baron Trevor

4.Michael Rowland Hill-Trevor (b. 16 Mar 1866; dvp. 7 Dec 1877)

5.Lieut Hon Nevill Windsor Hill-Trevor (b. 23 Jan 1836; dvp. in action 24 Jan 1900)

6.Lieut Hon Marcus Richard Hill-Trevor, ADC and Private Secretary to the Lieutenant-Governor of Pretoria (b. 25 Sep 1872; d. 6 Jan 1918)

7.Lt Col Hon Arthur Eustace Hill-Trevor, Assistant Provost-Marshal in Belfast during First World War (b. 15 Jul 1876; d. 20 Mar 1916)

2.Hon Edith Maria Hill-Trevor OBE (b. 30 Mar 1861; d. 14 Nov 1940), mar. 31 Jul 1890 Augustus William West (d. 2 Aug 1929), son of Rt Hon Sir Algernon West GCB

3.Hon Nina Emily Hill-Trevor (b. 22 Nov 1862; dvp. 26 Jul 1894)

4.Mary Alice Hill-Trevor (dvp. an infant 20 Aug 1867)

5.Hon Leila Sophy Hill-Trevor (b. 18 Sep 1870; d. 6 Mar 1937)

6.Hon Mary Hill-Trevor (b. 12 Sep 1878; d. 3 Sep 1962), mar. (1) 2 Jan 1901 (div. 1913) as his first wife Maj (James) Archibald Morrison DSO MP (b. 173; d. 27 Oct 1934), 2nd son of Alfred Morrison DL, of Fonthill House, co. Wiltshire, by his wife Mabel Chermside, dau. of Rev R S C Chermside, Rector of Wilton, co. Wiltshire, and (2) 9 Oct 1915 (div. 1948) Douglas Alexander Mitchell Carruthers (d. 23 May 1962), son of Rev William Mitchell Carruthers, and had issue by her first husband

7.Hon Anne Hill-Trevor (b. 18 May 1881; dvp. 21 May 1881)

died25 Dec 1894

created5 May 1880 Baron Trevor, of Brynkinalt in the County of Denbigh

suc. byson by first wife

noteGentleman of the Bedchamber to the Viceroy of India 1844-45; Member of Parliament (Conservative) for County Down 1845-80; suc. 11 Aug 1862 to the estates in Wales and elsewhere of his third cousin once removed, Arthur [Hill-Trevor], 3rd Viscount Dungannon, and took the name of Trevor after that of Hill by Royal Licence 1862


2.Arthur William [Hill-Trevor], 2nd Baron Trevor

born19 Nov 1852

mar. (1)30 Aug 1893 Hon Annie Mary Eleanor Curzon (b. 8 Feb 1857; former wife of Robert Nathaniel Cecil George [Curzon], 15th Baron Zouche of Haryngworth;  dsp. 10 May 1895), 3rd dau. of Alexander [Fraser], 18th Lord Saltoun of Abernethy, by his wife Charlotte Evans, 2nd dau. of Thomas Browne Evans, of Dean House, co. Oxford

mar. (2)7 Dec 1897 Rosamond Catherine Hedges-White MBE (b. 25 Aug 1857; widow of William Henry Hare [Hedges-White], 4th Earl of Bantry;  d. 5 Feb 1942), only dau. of Hon Edmund George Petre (by his wife Mary Anne Kerr, dau. of Loraine M Kerr), 3rd son by his second wife of William Henry Francis [Petre], 11th Baron Petre

only child by second wife

1.Hon Mary Rosamond Hill-Trevor

dieds.p.s. 19 May 1923

suc. byhalf-brother

noteLt Col in the Life Guards 1894


3.Charles Edward [Hill-Trevor], 3rd Baron Trevor

born22 Dec 1863

mar.27 Jul 1927 Phyllis May Sims (d. 1990), 2nd dau. of James Arthur Sims, of Ings House, Kirton-in-Lindsey, co. Lincoln


1.Hon Charles Edwin Hill-Trevor, later 4th Baron Trevor

2.Hon Nevill Edward Hill-Trevor DL, ADC to Commander-in-Chief Fighter Command 1958-59, ADC to Chief of Air Staff 1959-60, High Sheriff of Denbighshire 1965-66 (b. 25 Apr 1931; d. 27 Dec 2002), mar. 18 Jul 1963 Deborah Helen Benson Jowitt, only dau. of William Thomas Benson Jowitt, of Crag Hill, Killinghall, co. York, and had issue

died22 Dec 1950

suc. byson

noteAssistant Private Secretary and ADC to the Governor of New Zealand 1897-1904


4.Charles Edwin [Hill-Trevor], 4th Baron Trevor

born13 Aug 1928

mar.4 Jan 1967 Susan Janet Elizabeth Bence, dau. of Ronald Ivor Bence DSC, of 13 Bournbrook Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham


1.Hon Marke Charles Hill-Trevor, later 5th Baron Trevor

2.Hon Iain Robert Hill-Trevor, heir presumptive to the Barony of Trevor (b. 12 Jun 1971), mar. 22 Aug 1998 Katherine Lord, 2nd dau. of David Lord, of Deighton Hills, co. Norfolk, and has issue:

1a.Angus Edward Lochlann Hill-Trevor (b. 5 Apr 2004)

1a.Charlotte Hill-Trevor (b. 19...)

died1 Jan 1997

suc. byson


5.Marke Charles [Hill-Trevor], 5th Baron Trevor

born8 Jan 1970


The heir presumptive to the Barony of Trevor is Hon Iain Robert Hill-Trevor, second son of the 4th Baron Trevor and brother of the present Baron


 Last updated 23 Sep 2004




5th Baron Trevor, of Brynkinalt in the County of Denbigh

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 5 May 1880)



Brynkinalt, Chirk, Clwyd LL14 5NS

Auch, Bridge of Orchy, Argyllshire



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