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Warwick, Earl of (GB, 1759)

 

Creation: let. pat. 30 Nov 1759

 

Family name: Greville

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Arms:

Sable on a Cross engrailed Or five Pellets all within a Bordure engrailed of the second

Crests:

1st:  Out of a Ducal Coronet Gules a Demi-Swan with wings expanded and elevated Argent beaked of the first;  2nd:  A Bear sejant Argent muzzled Gules supporting a Ragged Staff of the first

Supporters:

On either side a Swan with wings inverted legged beaked and ducally gorged Gules

Motto:

Vix Ea Nostra Voco

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Francis [Greville], 8th Baron Brooke later 1st Earl Brooke later 1st Earl of Warwick, KT

1st son of William [Greville], 7th Baron Brooke, by his wife Mary Thynne, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Hon Henry Thynne (by his wife Grace Strode, dau. and hrss. of Sir George Strode, of Leweston, co. Dorset, Serjeant at Law), son and heir app. of Thomas [Thynne], 1st Viscount Weymouth

born

10 Oct 1719

mar.

15 May 1742 Elizabeth Hamilton (b. c. 1720; mar. (2) Gen Robert Clerk;  d. 24 Feb 1800; bur. in Westminster Abbey), 1st dau. of Capt Lord Archibald Hamilton (by his third wife Lady Jane Hamilton, dau. of James [Hamilton], 6th Earl of Abercorn), 7th son of Lady Anne Hamilton, suo jure Duchess of Hamilton

children

1. Hon George Greville, later 2nd Earl of Warwick

2. Hon Charles Francis Greville (b. 12 May 1749; d. 1809)

3. Hon Robert Fulke Greville (b. 3 Feb 1751; d. 27 Apr 1824), mar. 19 Oct 1797 as her second husband, Hon Louisa Murray, suo jure Countess of Mansfield, and had issue

1. Lady Louisa Augusta Greville, mar. 1770 William Churchill, of Henbury, co. Dorset

2. Lady Frances Elizabeth Greville (d. 6 Apr 1825), mar. 17 Jul 1762 Sir Henry Harpur, 6th Bt. MP, and had issue

3. Lady Charlotte Mary Greville (b. 6 Jul 1745; dsps. 31 May 1763), mar. 16 Aug 1762 as his first wife John [Stewart], 7th Earl of Galloway, and had issue

4. Lady Anne Greville (d. 1783)

died

6 Jul 1773

created

7 Jul 1746 Earl Brooke

30 Nov 1759 Earl of Warwick

suc. by

son

note

suc. his father 28 Jul 1727 as 8th Baron Brooke; Recorder of Warwick 1741-73; Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire 1749-57; Knight of the Thistle 1753; FSA 1768

 

George [Greville], 2nd Earl of Warwick

born

16 Sep 1746

mar. (1)

1 Apr 1771 Hon Georgiana Peachey (b. 11 Aug 1752; d. 1 Apr 1772; bur. in St Mary's Church, Warwick), only dau. of James [Peachy], 1st Baron Selsey, by his wife Lady Georgiana Caroline Scott, 1st dau. by his second wife of Henry [Scott], 1st Earl of Deloraine

only child by first wife

1. Hon George Brooke, styled Lord Brooke (b. 25 Mar 1772; dvp. 2 May 1786)

mar. (2)

14 Jul 1776 Henrietta Vernon (b. Aug 1760; d. 22 Apr 1838), dau. of Richard Vernon, of Hilton, co. Stafford, by his wife Lady Evelyn Leveson-Gower, 5th dau. by his first wife of John [Leveson-Gower], 1st Earl Gower

children by second wife

2. Hon Henry Richard Greville, later 3rd Earl of Warwick

3. Maj Gen Hon Sir Charles John Greville KCB (d. 1836)

4. Hon Robert Greville (b. 1782; dvp. 1802)

1. Lady Elizabeth Greville (dvp. 1806)

2. Lady Henrietta Greville (b. 1785; d. 8 Nov 1858), mar. 9 Feb 1805 Thomas [Scott], 2nd Earl of Clonmell, and had issue

3. Lady Caroline Greville (d. 26 May 1844)

4. Lady Augusta Greville (d. 2 Mar 1845), mar. 23 Apr 1821 Heneage [Finch], 5th Earl of Aylesford, and had issue

5. Lady Charlotte Greville (d. 29 May 1867)

died

/2 May 1816

suc. by

son by second wife

note

FRS 1767; FSA 1768; Member of Parliament (Tory) for Warwick 1768-73; a Lord of Trade 1770-74; Recorder of Warwick 1773-1816; Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire 1795-1813

 

Henry Richard [Greville], 3rd Earl of Warwick, KT

born

29 Mar 1779

mar.

21 Oct 1816 Lady Sarah Savile (b. 4 Feb 1786; widow of John George [Monson], 4th Baron Monson;  d. 30 Jan 1851; bur. at Gatton, co. Surrey), 1st dau. of John [Savile], 2nd Earl of Mexborough, by his wife Elizabeth Stephenson, only dau. and hrss. of John Stephenson, of East Burnham, co. Buckingham, and of Cox Lodge, nr. Newcastle-upon-Tyne

only child

1. Hon Geoffrey Guy Greville, later 4th Earl of Warwick

died

10 Aug 1853 (bur. in St Mary's Church, Warwick)

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Tory) for Warwickshire 1802-16; Recorder of Warwick 1816-35; Lord Lieutenant of Warwickshire 1822-53; Knight of the Thistle 1827; a Lord of the Bedchamber 1628-30; a Lord-in-Waiting 1841-46

 

Geoffrey Guy [Greville], 4th Earl of Warwick

born

28 Mar 1818

mar.

18 Feb 1852 Lady Anne Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas (b. 29 Jul 1829; d. 16 Aug 1903; bur. in St Mary's Church, Warwick, with her husband), 1st dau. of Francis [Charteris later Wemyss-Charteris-Douglas], 7th Earl of Wemyss, by his wife Lady Louisa Bingham, 4th dau. of Richard [Bingham], 2nd Earl of Lucan

children

1. Hon Francis Richard Charles Guy Greville, later 5th Earl of Warwick

2. Capt Hon Alwyn Henry Fulke Greville CVO, ADC to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1884-84, Equerry-in-Waiting to HRH the Duke of Clarence 1884-88, Extra Equerry to the Prince of Wales later King Edward VII 1885-1910 and to King George V (b. 9 Feb 1854; d. 11 Apr 1929), mar. 8 Aug 1888 Mabel Elizabeth Georgina Smith OBE (d. 19 May 1940), only dau. of Ernald Mosley Smith, of Selsdon Park, co. Surrey, and had issue

3. Hon Louis George Greville, Second Secretary in the Diplomatic Service 1882-87, High Sheriff of Wiltshire 1920 (b. 1 Jan 1856; d. 6 Mar 1941), mar. 12 Jul 1887 Lily Gordon (d. 17 Jul 1898), dau. of J H Gordon, and had issue

4. Hon Sir Sidney Robert Greville KCVO CB, Assistant Private Secretary to the Under-Secretary of State for India 1887, Private Secretary to the Prime Minister 1888-92 and 1896-98, Equerry to the Prince of Wales 1898-1901, Groom-in-Waiting to King Edward VII 1901-10 and to King George V 1910 and 1920, Private Secretary to Queen Alexandra 1901-11, Paymaster of the Household 1911-15, Comptroller and Treasurer to the Prince of Wales 1915-20 (b. 16 Nov 1866; d. 12 Jun 1927)

1. Lady Eva Sarah Louisa Greville, Extra Woman of the Bedchamber to Queen Mary (d. 12 Jul 1940), mar. 20 Jul 1895 Col Frank Dugdale CVO (b. 5 Apr 1857; d. 26 Nov 1925), 2nd son of James Dugdale, of Wroxall Abbey, co. Warwick, by his wife Mary Louisa Plummer, only dau. of John Plummer, of London, and had issue

died

2 Dec 1893 (bur. in St Mary's Church, Warwick)

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for South Warwickshire 1845-53; Yeomanry ADC to Queen Victoria 1878-93

 

Francis Richard Charles Guy [Greville], 5th Earl of Warwick

born

9 Feb 1853

mar.

30 Apr 1881 Frances Evelyn "Daisy" Maynard, mistress of King Edward VII (b. 10 Dec 1861; d. 26 Jul 1938), 1st dau. and cohrss. of Col Hon Charles Henry Maynard (by his second wife Blanche Adeliza FitzRoy, 2nd dau. of Henry FitzRoy, of Salcey Lawn, co. Northampton (by his wife Jane Elizabeth Beauclerk, 4th dau. of Charles George Beauclerk (by his wife Emily Charlotte Ogilvie, 2nd dau. of William Ogilvie), 1st son of Topham Beauclerk (by his wife Lady Diana Spencer, 1st dau. of Charles [Spencer], 3rd Duke of Marlborough), 1st son of Lord Sidney Beauclerk (by his wife Mary Norris, dau. of Thomas Norris, of Speke, co. Lancaster), 5th son of Charles [Beauclerk], 1st Duke of St Albans), 1st son of Rev Canon Lord Henry FitzRoy (by his wife Caroline Pigot, yst. dau. of Adm Hugh Pigot), 1st son by his second wife of Augustus Henry [FitzRoy], 3rd Duke of Grafton), 1st son and heir app. of Henry [Maynard], 3rd Viscount Maynard, by his wife Mary Rabett, dau. of Reginald Rabett, of Bramfield Hall, co. Suffolk

children

1. Hon Leopold Guy Francis Maynard Greville, later 6th Earl of Warwick

2. Hon Charles Algernon Cromartie Greville (b. 22 Nov 1885; dvp. 28 Mar 1887)

3. Hon Maynard Greville, served as a Lieut in the RAF in World War I (b. 21 Mar 1898; d. 21 Feb 1960), mar. 19 Feb 1918 Dora Pape (d. 12 Dec 1957), only dau. of Edward Pape, of Moor Hall, Battle, co. Sussex, and had issue

1. Lady Marjorie Blanch Eva Greville (b. 25 Oct 1884; d. 25 Jul 1864), mar. (1) 19 Jan 1904 Charles William Reginald [Duncombe], 2nd Earl of Feversham, and (2) 1 Nov 1917 as his second wife her late husband's brother-in-law and first cousin once removed Capt Hon Sir William Gervase Beckett, 1st Bt. MP, and had issue by both husbands

2. Lady Mercy Greville (b. 3 Apr 1904 ; d. 21 Nov 1968), mar. (1) 1 Jul 1925 (div. 1933) as his second wife Basil Herbert Dean CBE, of Little Easton Manor, Dunmow, co. Essex, film producer, son of Harding Hewer Dean, (2) 14 Feb 1933 (div. 1936) Patrick Henry Noel Gamble, son of Very Rev Henry Reginald Gamble DD, Dean of Exeter, and (3) 1936 Richard Maurice Marter (d. 31 Oct 1964), only son of Capt W M Marter, and had issue by her first husband

died

15 Jan 1924

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for East Somerset 1879-85 and for Colchester 1888-92; Mayor of Warwick 1894-96 and 1901; Lord Lieutenant of Essex 1901-19; Deputy Grand Master of English Freemasons

 

Leopold Guy Francis Maynard [Greville], 6th Earl of Warwick, CMG MVO

born

10 Sep 1882

mar.

29 Apr 1909 Elfrida Marjorie Eden DGStJ, Mayor of Warwick 1929, 1930 and 1931 (b. 5 Jun 1887; d. 10 Feb 1943), only dau. of Sir William Eden, 7th Bt., of West Auckland, co. Durham, by his wife Sybil Frances Grey, dau. by his second wife of Sir William Grey KCSI

children

1. Hon Charles Guy Fulke Greville, later 7th Earl of Warwick

2. Capt Hon Richard Francis Maynard Greville OBE, a Governor of University College Hospital 1952-68 (b. 4 Jul 1913; d. 29 Jun 1968)

3. F/Lt Hon John Ambrose Henry Greville RAFVR, killed in action (b. 2 Feb 1918; d. Jul 1942)

died

31 Jan 1928

suc. by

son

note

served in the South African War 1899-1901 as Capt, 1st Life Guards; ADC to Viscount Milner 1901-02; Reuter's Correspondent during the Russo-Japanese War 1904-05; MVO 1905; ADC to the Inspector General of the Forces 1907-12; Private Secretary to the Chief of the Imperial General Staff 1912-14; ADC to the General Officer Commanding, British Expeditionary Force 1914-15; Brig General 1915; CMG 1915; commanded 4th Canadian Infantry Brigade and then 12th Canadian Infantry Brigade 1915-18

 

Charles Guy Fulke [Greville], 7th Earl of Warwick

born

4 Mar 1911

mar. (1)

11 Jul 1933 (div. 1938) Rose Bingham (mar. (2) 8 Sep 1938 P/O William M L Fiske III, RAF;  mar. (3) 17 Mar 1945 (div. 1950) Lt Col John Charles Arthur Digby Lawson DSO MC;  mar. (4) 1951 Theodore Sheldon Bassett, of Bush Cottage, Meadow Lane, Greenwich, Connecticut USA;  d. 29 Dec 1972), only dau. of David Cecil Bingham by his wife Lady Rosabelle Millicent St Clair-Erskine, only dau. of James Francis Harry [St Clair-Erskine], 5th Earl of Rosslyn

only child by his first wife

1. Hon David Robin Francis Guy Greville, later 8th Earl of Warwick

mar. (2)

19 Feb 1942 (div. 1949) Mary Kathleen Bell (former wife of Harold Edward Bell), 1st dau. of Percy Clifford Hopkinson, of Seabarn, Kingston Gorse, co. Sussex

mar. (3)

25 Nov 1963 Janine Josephine de Mares, dau. of Georges Detry de Mares

died

20 Jan 1984

suc. by

son by first wife

note

Lieut, Reserve of Officers; Mayor of Warwick 1951-52

 

David Robin Francis Guy [Greville], 8th Earl of Warwick

born

15 May 1934

mar.

28 Jun 1956 (div. 1967) Sarah Anne Chester Beatty (mar. (2) Harry Thompson Jones (b. 28 Apr 1925; d. 5 Dec 2007), dau. of Alfred Chester Beatty, of Owley, Wittersham, co. Kent

children

1. Hon Guy David Greville, later 9th Earl of Warwick

1. Lady Charlotte Anne Greville (b. 6 Jun 1958), mar. 10 Sep 1979 Hon Andrew Roy Matthew Fraser (b. 24 Feb 1952; dvp. 15 Mar 1994), 4th son of Simon Christopher Joseph [Fraser], 15th Lord Lovat, by his wife Rosamond Broughton, only dau. by his first wife of Maj Sir Henry John Delves Broughton, 11th Bt., and had issue

died

20 Jan 1996

suc. by

son

 

Guy David [Greville], 9th Earl of Warwick

born

30 Jan 1957

mar. (1)

1981 (div.) Mrs Susan McKinley Cobbold (former wife of Nicholas Sydney Cobbold), dau. of George William McKinley Wilson, of Melbourne, Australia

only child by first wife

1. Hon Charles Fulke Chester Greville, styled Lord Brooke (b. 27 Jul 1982)

mar. (2)

8 Oct 1996 Louisa Heenan, of Perth, Western Australia, Australia

 

Last updated 15 Feb 2008

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Titles:

8th Earl of Warwick

(Great Britain, let. pat. 30 Nov 1759)

9th Earl Brooke

(Great Britain, let. pat. 7 Jul 1746)

16th Baron Brooke, of Beauchamp's Castle in the County of Warwick

(England, let. pat. 29 Jan 1620/21)

 

Address:

3a Brown Street, Claremont, WA 6010, Australia

Tel:  61 8 9384 2941 (home)   Tel:  61 8 9385 0601

E-Mail:  gwarwick@world.net

 

Website for Warwick Castle:

www.warwick-castle.co.uk

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