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Lucas of Chilworth, Baron (UK, 1946)


Creation: let. pat. 27 Jun 1946


Family name: Lucas




Per fess wavy Or and Azure in chief between two Annulets a Rose Gules barbed and seeded proper and in base two Bars wavy Argent surmounted by a Bull's Head caboshed Sable


A Representation of Apollo affrontée Or


Dexter:  a Lion Or;  Sinister:  a Russian Bear Sable, each resting the interior paw upon an Annulet therein a Rose Gules barbed and seeded proper


Labor Vincit Omnia (Labour conquers everything)



George William [Lucas], 1st Baron Lucas of Chilworth

son of Percy William Lucas, of Oxford


29 Mar 1896


24 Feb 1917 Sonia Finkelstein (d. 1979), dau. of Marcus Finkelstein, of Libau, Latvia


1. Hon Michael William George Lucas, later 2nd Baron Lucas of Chilworth

2. Hon Ivor Thomas Mark Lucas CMG, of 65 Newstead Way, London, employed in the Diplomatic Service 1951-84 being HM Ambassador to Oman 1979-81 and to Syria 1982-84 (b. 25 Jul 1927), mar. 27 Apr 1954 Christine Mallorie Coleman, 1st twin dau. of Cdr Arthur Mallorie Coleman OBE DSC RN, of Greenwich, London, and has issue

1. Hon Nadia Lucas (b. 19 Jan 1923), mar. 4 Mar 1944 (div. 1980) F/Lt Hamish Rattray Selkirk DFC RAF, son of James Logie Selkirk, of Moffat, co. Dumfries, and has issue

2. Hon Tatiana Sonia Lucas (b, 10 Jan 1933), mar. 17 Sep 1964 Kenneth Bradford, of Nashdom, 13 Woodland Road, Surbiton, co. Surrey, son of Arthur Bradford, of Charmouth, co. Dorset, and has issue


11 Oct 1967


27 Jun 1946 Baron Lucas of Chilworth, of Chilworth in the County of Southampton

suc. by



served in World War I 1914-18 in the Royal Navy Auxiliary Service; President, Manufacturers' Agents Association 1927-29 and 1941-46; a Lord-in-Waiting (Government Whip) 1948-49; Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard (Governemtn Chief Whip) 1949-50; Parliamentary Secretary, Ministrey of Transport 1950-51


Michael William George [Lucas], 2nd Baron Lucas of Chilworth


16 Apr 1926

mar. (1)

9 Jun 1955 (div. 1989), Ann-Marie Buck (d. 29 Nov 2018), only dau. of Ronald William Buck, of Southampton, co. Hampshire

children by first wife

1. Hon Simon William Lucas, later 3rd Baron Lucas of Chilworth

2. Hon Timothy Michael Lucas, of 5 Pine Tree Hill, Pyrford, co. Surrey (b. 23 Sep 1959)

1. Hon Rachel Ann Lucas (b. 13 Feb 1963), mar. 1991 Howard J Wilder, 1st son of John R Wilder, of Eastleigh, co. Hampshire, and has issue

mar. (2)

1998 Jill Mary MacKean, widow of Roderick MacKean


10 Nov 2001

suc. by



Member, House of Lords Select Committee on Science and Technology 1980-83; UK Delegate to the North Atlantic Assembly 1981-83; a Lord-in-Waiting (Conservative) and Government Spokesman in the House of Lords on Transport and the Environment 1983; Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department of Trade and Industry 1984-87


Simon William [Lucas], 3rd Baron Lucas of Chilworth


6 Feb 1957


21 Sep 1993 Fiona Mackintosh, 2nd dau. of Thomas Mackintosh, of Vancouver, Canada


1. Hon John Ronald Muir Lucas (b. 21 May 1995)

2. Hon Duncan Michael Williams Lucas (b. 23 Apr 1998)


 Last updated 30 Jun 2019




3rd Baron Lucas of Chilworth, of Chilworth in the County of Southampton

(United Kingdom, let. pat. 27 Jun 1946)



6895 Copper Cove Road, West Vancouver, British Columbia V7 ZK4, Canada



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