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Chandos, Viscount (UK, 1954)

 

Creation: let. pat. 9 Sep 1954

 

Family name: Lyttelton

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Arms:

Argent a Chevron between three Escallops Sable a Cross Moline for difference

Crest:

A Moor's Head in profile couped at the shoulders proper wreathed round the temples Argent and Sable charged with a Cross Moline for difference

Supporters:

On either side a Merman proper holding in the outer hand a Trident pendant from a Rope round the inner shoulder an Escutcheon Or charged with a Pile Gules

Motto:

Frais Ce Que Dois, Advienne Que Poundra (Do what must be done, come what may)

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Oliver [Lyttelton], 1st Viscount Chandos, KG DSO MC PC

1st surv. son of Rt Hon Alfred Lyttelton MP (by his second wife Dame Edith Sophy Balfour GBE, dau. of Archibald Balfour), 8th son by his first wife of George William [Lyttelton], 4th Baron Lyttelton

born

15 Mar 1893

mar.

30 Jan 1920 Lady Moira Godolphin Osborne (b. 20 May 1892; d. 20 May 1976), 4th dau. of George Godolphin [Osborne], 10th Duke of Leeds, by his wife Lady Katherine Frances Lambton, 2nd dau. of George Frederick D'Arcy [Lambton], 2nd Earl of Durham

children

1. Hon Anthony Alfred Lyttelton, later 2nd Viscount Chandos

2. Capt Julian Lyttelton (b. 30 Aug 1923; killed in action vp. in Italy Oct 1944)

3. Hon (Nicholas) Adrian Oliver Lyttelton, of 30 Paulton's Square, London SW3, Fellow  of All Souls' College, Oxford (b. 26 Mar 1937), mar. 3 Apr 1960 Margaret Hobson (d. 1993). only dau. of Sir Harold Hobson, of Grenville House, Dolphin Square, London SW1, the drama critic, and had issue

1. Hon Rosemary Lyttelton (b. 30 May 1922; d. 21 Oct 2003), mar. 16 Mar 1951 as his second wife Anthony Freskin Charles Hamby [Chaplin], 3rd Viscount Chaplin, and had issue

died

21 Jan 1972

created

9 Sep 1954 Viscount Chandos, of Aldershot in the County of Southampton

suc. by

son

note

served in World War I 1914-18 as Capt, Grenadier Guards; DSO 1916; MC 1918; Controller of Non-Ferous Metals, Ministry of Supply 1939-40' Member of Parliament (Conservative) for Aldershot 1940-54; Privy Councillor 1940; President of the Board of Trade 1941 and 1945;  Minister of State for the Middle East (War Cabinet) 1941;  Minister of Production (War Cabinet) 1942-45;  Secretary of States for the Colonies 1951-54; Knight of the Garter 1970

 

Antony Alfred [Lyttelton], 2nd Viscount Chandos

born

23 Oct 1920

mar.

20 May 1949 Caroline Mary Lascelles (mar. (2) 1985 as his second wife Hon David Hervey Erskine, of Felsham House, Felsham, Bury St Edmunds, co. Suffolk, brother of John Francis Hervey [Erskine], 13th Earl of Mar, and 3rd but 2nd surv. son of Hon Sir John Francis Ashley Erskine GCSI GCIE, styled Lord Erskine), 2nd dau. of Rt Hon Sir Alan Frederick Lascelles GCB GCVO CMG MC, Private Secretary to Queen Elizabeth II (by his wife Hon Joan Frances Vere Thesinger, 1st dau. of Frederick John Napier [Thesinger], 1st Viscount Chelmsford), 1st surv. son of Cmdr Hon Frederick Canning Lascelles RN (by his wife Frederica MariaLiddell, 1st dau. of Hon Sir Adolphus Frederic Octavius Liddell KCB (by his wife Frederica Elizabeth Lane-Fox, 2nd dau. of George Lane-Fox MP, of Bramham Park, co. York), 8th son of Thomas Henry [Liddell], 1st Baron Ravensworth), 2nd son by his first wife of Henry Thynne [Lascelles], 4th Earl of Harewood

children

1. Hon Thomas Orlando Lyttelton, later 3rd Viscount Chandos

2. Hon Matthew Peregrine Antony Lyttelton (b. 21 Apr 1956)

1. Hon Laura Katherine Lyttelton (b. 18 May 1950)

2. Hon Deborah Claire Lyttelton (b. 18 Sep 1963)

died

28 Nov 1980

suc. by

son

note

served in World War II 1942-45 on General Staff, Mediterranean;  Member of the London Stock Exchange 1950;  Partner, Panmure Gordon & Co 1950-75

 

Thomas Orlando [Lyttelton], 3rd Viscount Chandos

born

12 Feb 1953

mar.

19 Oct 1985 Arabella Sarah Lucy Bailey, only dau. of John Adrian Bailey, of Tite Street, London,  by his wife Lady Mary Baillie-Hamilton, only dau. of George [Baillie-Hamilton], 12th Earl of Haddington

children

1. Hon Oliver Antony Lyttelton (b. 21 Feb 1986)

2. Hon Benedict Lyttelton (b. 30 Apr 1988)

1. Hon Rosanna Mary Lyttelton (b. 19 Mar 1990)

created

19 Apr 2000 Baron Lyttelton of Aldershot, of Aldershot in the County of Hampshire (Life Peerage)

 

Last updated 25 Nov 2013

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Titles:

3rd Viscount Chandos, of Aldershot in the County of Southampton

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 9 Sep 1954)

Baron Lyttelton of Aldershot, of Aldershot in the County of Hampshire

(United Kingdom Life Peerage, let. pat. 19 Apr 2000)

 

Address:

149 Gloucester Avenue, London NW1 8LA

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