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Zetland, Marquess of (UK, 1892)

 

Creation: let. pat. 22 Aug 1892

 

Family name: Dundas

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Arms:

Argent a Lion rampant within a Double Tressure flory counter-flory all within a Bordure Azure

Crest:

A Lion's Head affrontée struggling through an Oak Bush all proper fructed Or crowned with an Antique Crown of the last

Supporters:

On either side a Lion proper crowned with an Antique Crown Or and gorged with a Chaplet of Oak leaves Vert fructed Gold with a Shield pendent from each, the dexter being charged with Argent a Saltire and Chief Gules on a Canton of the field a Lion rampant Azure for Bruce, and the sinister being charged with lozengy Argent and Gules for Fitzwilliam

Motto:

Essayez (Try)

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Lawrence [Dundas], 3rd Earl of Zetland later 1st Marquess of Zetland, KT PC

1st son of Hon John Charles Dundas, of Woodhall, Wetherby, co. York (by his wife Margaret Matilda Talbot, dau. of James Talbot, of Maryville, co. Wexford), 2nd surv. son of Lawrence [Dundas], 1st Earl of Zetland

born

16 Aug 1844

mar.

3 Aug 1871 Lady Lillian Elizabeth Selina Lumley (b. 30 Oct 1851; d. 24 Dec 1943), 3rd dau. of Richard George [Lumley], 9th Earl of Scarbrough, by his wife Frederica Mary Adeliza Drummond, 2nd dau. of Andrew Robert Drummond, banker, of Cadland Park, co. Hampshire

children

1. Hon Thomas Dundas, styled Lord Dundas (b. 10 Feb 1874; d. 11 Feb 1874)

2. Lord Lawrence John Lumley Dundas, later 2nd Marquess of Zetland

3. Maj Lord George Heneage Lawrence Dundas (b. 1 Jul 1882; dsp. 30 Sep 1968), mar. 23 Dec 1905 Ivy Winifred Hanley (d. 20 Mar 1969), dau. of Col Malachy McDee Hanley

1. Lady Hilda Mary Dundas (b. 24 Nov 1872; d. 19 May 1957), mar. 9 Jul 1892 Charles Henry [FitzRoy], 4th Baron Southampton, and had issue

2. Lady Maud Frederica Elizabeth Dundas OBE CStJ (b. 9 Jul 1877; d. 15 Mar 1967), mar. 24 Jun 1896 her third cousin William Charles de Meuron [Wentworth-Fitzwilliam], 7th Earl Fitzwilliam, and had issue

died

11 Mar 1929

created

22 Aug 1892 Earl of Ronaldshay and Marquess of Zetland

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament for Richmond 1872-73; suc. his uncle 6 May 1873 as 3rd Earl of Zetland; Provincial Grand Master, North and East Ridings of Yorkshire, of the Society of Freemasons 1874-1923; a Lord in Waiting 1880; Privy Councillor 1889; Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland 1889-92; Alderman, North Riding of Yorks CC 1894; Mayor of Richmond 1895-97; Knight of the Thistle 1900

 

Lawrence John Lumley [Dundas], 2nd Marquess of Zetland, KG GCSI GCIE PC

born

11 Jun 1876

mar.

3 Dec 1907 Cicely Archdale (d. 11 Jan 1973), 2nd dau. of Col Mervyn Henry Archdale, of Castle Archdale, co. Fermanagh, by his wife Mary de Bathe, 1st dau. of Sir Henry Perceval de Bathe, 4th Bt.

children

1. Lord Lawrence Aldred Mervyn Dundas, later 3rd Marquess of Zetland

2. F/Sgt Lord Bruce Thomas Dundas (b. 18 Oct 1920; dvp. Feb 1942)

1. Lady Viola Mary Dundas (b. 4 Jan 1910; d. 21 Mar 1995)

2. Lady Lavinia Margaret Dundas (b. 31 Dec 1914; d. 4 Jan 1974), mar. (1) 19 Oct 1939 Capt John Creagh Rogerson (d. 24 Oct 1945), son of John Edwin Rogerson, of Mount Oswald, co. Durham, (2) 20 Feb 1947 Jack Green (d. 9 Feb 1961), 1st son of Louis Green, of West Hampstead, London, and (3) 19 Apr 1962 Brig Francis Wyld Sandars DSO (d. 1986), son of Canon George Russell Sandars, of Cedar Court, Farnham, co. Surrey

3. Lady Jean Agatha Dundas (b. 4 May 1916; d. 13 May 1995), mar. 2 Sep 1939 Capt Hector Lorenzo Christie MBE (d. 18 Oct 1969), only son of William Lorenzo Christie, of Jervaulx Abbey, co. York, and had issue

died

6 Feb 1961

suc. by

son

note

ADC to Viceroy of India 1900; Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Hornsey 1907-16; Governor of Bengal 1916-22; GCIE 1917; Privy Councillor 1922; GCSI 1922; Provincial Grand Master, North and East Ridings of Yorkshire, of the Society of Freemasons 1923-56; Governor of the National Bank of Scotland 1926-35 and 1940-51; Chairman of the National Trust 1931-45; Secretary of State for India 1935-40 and for Burma 1937-40; Knight of the Garter 1942; Lord Lieutenant of the North Riding of Yorkshire 1945-51; KGStJ

 

Lawrence Aldred Mervyn [Dundas], 3rd Marquess of Zetland

born

12 Nov 1908

mar.

2 Dec 1936 (Katherine Mary) Penelope Pike (b. 19 Feb 1914; d. 19 Aug 2003), 2nd dau. of Col Ebenezer John Lecky Pike CBE MC, of Little Glebe, Fontwell, co. Sussex, by his wife Olive Constance Snell, only dau. of Edward Snell, of Monk Okehampton, co. Devon

children

1. Lord Lawrence Mark Dundas, later 4th Marquess of Zetland

2. Lord David Paul Nicholas Dundas (b. 2 Jun 1945), mar. (1) 17 Dec 1971 Corinna Maeve Wolfe Scott, dau. of Denys Martin Scott, (2) 21 Nov 1997 Taina Breuckmann, dau. of Kurt Eberhard Philip Breuckmann, and has issue

3. Lord (Richard) Bruce Dundas (b. 6 Jan 1951), mar. (1) 15 Jun 1974 (div. 1981) Jane Melanie Wright, yst. dau. of Ernest Frederick Wright, (2) 9 Apr 1983 (div. 1992) Sophie Caroline Lascelles, only dau. of Henry Giles Francis Lascelles, and (3) 30 Jun 1995 Ruth Anne Kennedy, 2nd dau. of Sir Francis Kennedy KCMG CBE, and has issue by his first and second wives

1. Lady Serena Jane Dundas (b. 10 Sep 1940;  d. 22 Nov 2012), mar. 15 Aug 1964 Capt Nigel Ion Charles Kettlewell RN, of The Old Rectory, Newton Toney, co. Wilts., only son of Cdr Charles Kettlewell RNR, and had issue

died

5 Oct 1989

suc. by

son

note

ADC to Viceroy of India 1930-31; Provincial Grand Master, North and East Ridings of Yorkshire, of the Society of Freemasons 1956-89

 

Lawrence Mark [Dundas], 4th Marquess of Zetland

born

28 Dec 1937

mar.

4 Apr 1964 Susan Rose Chamberlin, 2nd dau. of Guy Richard Chamberlin, of Shefford House, Great Shefford, Newbury, co. Berkshire

children

1. Lord Robin Lawrence Dundas, styled Earl of Ronaldshay (b. 5 Mar 1965), mar. 12 Apr 1997 Heather Hoffman, 1st dau. of Robert Hoffman, and has issue

1a. Lady Eliza Constance Dundas (b. 31 Mar 1998)

2a. Lady Minna Hermione Dundas (b. 6 Mar 2000)

3a. Lady Flora Cicely Dundas (b. 19 Apr 2001)

4a. Lady Imogen Rose Dundas (b. 19 Apr 2001)

2. Lord James Edward Dundas (b. 2 May 1967), mar. 13 Jul 1991 Melanie Clare Whitefield (n. 1968), 1st dau. of Robert Henry Whitefield, of The Old Rectory, Stocking Pelham, co. Hertford, by his wife Diana N Barrow, and has issue

1. Lady Henrietta Kate Dundas (b. 9 Feb 1970), mar. 10 Dec 1994 James Mark Ptarmigan Douglas Stroyan, son of Judge Ronald Stroyan QC, of Boreland, Killin, co. Perth, and has issue

2. Lady Victoria Clare Dundas (b. 2 Jan 1973), mar. 10 Sep 2005 Christopher William Madel (b. 1977), only son of Sir (William) David Madel MP, of Middleton, co. Suffolk, by his wife Susan Catherine Carew, dau. of Lt Cdr Hon Peter Cuthbert Carew RN (by his wife Barbara Leigh-Bennett, 1st dau. of Henry Wolley Leigh-Bennett, of Knightsbridge, London), 3rd son of Gerald Shapland [Carew], 5th Baron Carew, and has issue

 

 Last updated 27 Dec 2012

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Titles:

4th Marquess of Zetland

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 22 Aug 1892)

6th Earl of Zetland

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 2 Jul 1838)

4th Earl of Ronaldshay

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 22 Aug 1892)

7th Baron Dundas, of Aske in the County of York

(Great Britain, let. pat. 13 Aug 1794)

8th Baronet, styled "of Kerse"

(Great Britain, let. pat. 16 Nov 1762)

 

Address:

Aske Hall, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 5HJ

 

Website for Aske Hall:

www.aske.co.uk

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