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Hollenden, Baron (UK, 1912)


Creation: let. pat. 9 Feb 1912


Family name: Hope later Hope-Morley




Argent a Leopard's Face jessant-de-lis Sable between three Griffins' Heads erased Gules


A Demi Griffin Argent Wings elevated Ermine holding between the claws a Leopard's Face jessant-de-lis as in the Arms


On either side a Stag proper chained around the neck and suspended therefrom an Anchor Or


Tienax Propositi (Tenacious of purpose)



Samuel Hope [Morley], 1st Baron Hollenden

1st son of Samuel Morley MP, of Hall Place, Leigh, Tonbridge, co. Kent, by his wife Rebekah Maria Hope, dau. of Samuel Hope, of Liverpool


3 Jul 1845


6 Mar 1884 Laura Marianne Birch (d. 28 Oct 1945), dau. of Rev G Royds Birch


18 Feb 1929


9 Feb 1912 Baron Hollenden, of Leigh in the County of Kent

suc. by



Governor of the Bank of England 1903-05


Geoffrey Hope [Morley later Hope-Morley], 2nd Baron Hollenden


28 Jan 1885

mar. (1)

19 Dec 1914 (div. 1928) Hon Mary Sidney Katherine Almina Gardner (b. 27 Aug 1896; d. 1982), 3rd dau. of Herbert Coulstoun [Gardner], 1st Baron Burghclere, by his wife Lady Winifred Anne Henrietta Christiana Byng, 1st dau. by his first wife of Henry Howard Molyneux [Herbert], 4th Earl of Carnarvon

mar. (2)

6 May 1929 Muriel Ivy (d. 6 Jun 1962), 3rd dau. and cohrss. of Sir John Evelyn Gladstone, 4th Bt., by his wife Gertrude Theresa Miller, 1st dau. of Sir Charles Hayes Miller. 7th Bt., of Froyle Park, co. Hampshire

mar. (3)

1963 Violet Norris Howitt (widow of Frank Ditch Howitt CVO), dau. of Alfred Leverton, of Glaythorn, Peterborough


s.p.m. 19 Oct 1977

suc. by



Gordon Hope [Hope-Morley], 3rd Baron Hollenden

only son of Capt Hon Claude Hope Morley later Hope-Morley (by his wife Lady Dorothy Edith Isabel Hobart-Hampden-Mercer-Henderson, 1st dau. of Sidney Carr [Hobart-Hampden-Mercer-Henderson], 7th Earl of Buckinghamshire), 2nd son of Samuel Hope [Morley], 1st Baron Hollenden


8 Jan 1914


27 Oct 1945 Sonja Sundt (b. c. 1919; d. 24 Jun 2014), dau. of Thorolf Sundt, of Bergen, Norway


12 Apr 1999

suc. by



Ian Hampden [Hope-Morley], 4th Baron Hollenden


23 Oct 1946

mar. (1)

29 Apr 1972 (div. 1985) Baroness Beatrice Saulnier d'Anchald, dau. of Baron Pierre d'Anchald, of Paris, France

children by first wife

1. Hon Edward Hope-Morley (b. 9 Apr 1981)

1. Hon Juliette Hope-Morley (b. 13 Jun 1974)

mar. (2)

10 Oct 1988 Caroline N Ash, only dau. of Kim Ash, of Johannesburg, South Africa

children by second wife

2. Hon Alistair Kim Hope-Morley (b. 1990)

3. Hon Henry Gordon Hope-Morley (b. 1993)


 Last updated 18 Jul 2014




4th Baron Hollenden, of Leigh in the County of Kent

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 9 Feb 1912)



The Estate Office, Great Hampden, Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire HP16 9RE



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