David Lockhart-Mure Renton, Baron Renton1

M, #191751, b. 12 August 1908, d. 24 May 2007
Last Edited=25 Apr 2016
David Renton, Baron Renton 2
     David Lockhart-Mure Renton, Baron Renton was born on 12 August 1908 at Dartford, Kent, England.3 He was the son of Maurice Waugh Renton and Eszma Olivia Borman.4 He married Claire Cicely Duncan, daughter of Walter Atholl Duncan, on 17 July 1947.3,4 He died on 24 May 2007 at age 98.1
     He was educated at Oundle School, Oundle, Northamptonshire, England.4 He graduated from University College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)3 He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn in 1933 entitled to practise as a barrister.3 He fought in the Second World War.4 He gained the rank of Major in the Royal Artillery.4 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Huntingdonshire between 1945 and 1979.3 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.) in 1946.1,4 He was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1954.1 He held the office of Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Fuel and Power between 1955 and 1957.3 He held the office of Minister of Power between 1957 and 1958.3 He held the office of Joint Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Home Office between 1958 and 1961.3 He held the office of Minister of State, Home Office between 1961 and 1962.3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Huntingdon in 1962.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1962.3 He held the office of Recorder of Rochester between 1963 and 1968.3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Huntingdon and Peterborough in 1964.4 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of the British Empire (K.B.E.) in 1964.1 He held the office of Recorder of Guildford between 1968 and 1971.3 He was created Baron Renton, of Huntingdon in the County of Cambridgeshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 11 July 1979.1 He held the office of Deputy Speaker, House of Lords between 1982 and 1988.3

Children of David Lockhart-Mure Renton, Baron Renton and Claire Cicely Duncan

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  4. [S37] BP2003 page 3321. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Ronald Timothy Renton, Baron Renton of Mount Harry1

M, #191752, b. 28 May 1932
Last Edited=29 Apr 2016
     Ronald Timothy Renton, Baron Renton of Mount Harry was born on 28 May 1932.2 He is the son of Ronald Kenneth Duncan Renton and Eileen Doris Torr.3 He married Alice Blanche Helen Fergusson, daughter of Sir James Fergusson of Kilkerran, 8th Bt. and Louise Frances Balfour Stratford Dugdale, on 2 April 1960.4
     Ronald Timothy Renton, Baron Renton of Mount Harry usually went by his middle name of Tim.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.2 He was managing director of Tennant Trading between 1964 and 1973.2 He was director of ANZ Banking Group between 1967 and 1976.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Mid-Sussex between 1974 and 1997.2 He held the office of Minister of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Office between 1985 and 1987.2 He held the office of Minister of State, Home Office between 1987 and 1989.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1989.2 He held the office of Parliamentary Secretary for Treasury between 1989 and 1990.2 He held the office of Minister of State, Privy Council Office between 1990 and 1992.2 He wrote the book The Dangerous Edge, published 1994.2 He was created Baron Renton of Mount Harry, of Offham in the County of East Sussex [U.K. Life Peer] on 9 June 1997.1

Children of Ronald Timothy Renton, Baron Renton of Mount Harry and Alice Blanche Helen Fergusson

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3322. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Robin William Renwick, Baron Renwick of Clifton1

M, #191753, b. 13 December 1937
Last Edited=30 Apr 2016
     Robin William Renwick, Baron Renwick of Clifton was born on 13 December 1937.2 He is the son of Richard Renwick and Clarice Henderson.2 He married Annie Colette Giudicelli in 1965.2
     He was educated at St. Paul's School, London, England.2 He was educated at Jesus College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.2 He was educated at Sorbonne University, Paris, France.2 He was with the Diplomatic Service between 1963 and 1995.2 He was appointed Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1980.2 He wrote the book Economic Sanctions, published 1981.2 He held the office of Ambassador to South Africa between 1987 and 1991.2 He was appointed Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1989.1 He held the office of Ambassador to the U.S.A. between 1991 and 1995.2 He wrote the book Fighting with Allies: America and Britain in Peace and War, published 1995.2 He was director of BA plc in 1996.2 He was director of Robert Fleming Holdings between 1996 and 2000.2 He wrote the book Unconventional Diplomacy, published 1997.2 He was director of BHP Billiton plc in 1997.2 He was created Baron Renwick of Clifton, of Chelsea in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea [U.K. Life Peer] on 26 September 1997.1 He was director of Harmoney Gold in 1999.2 He was director of South African Breweries in 1999.2

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hervey Rhodes, Baron Rhodes1

M, #191754, d. 11 September 1987
Last Edited=26 May 2006
     Hervey Rhodes, Baron Rhodes died on 11 September 1987.1
     He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.)1 He was created Baron Rhodes, of Saddleworth in the West Riding of Yorkshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 14 September 1964.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.

Evelyn Nigel Chetwode Birch, Baron Rhyl of Holywell1

M, #191755, d. 8 March 1981
Last Edited=29 Aug 2015
     Evelyn Nigel Chetwode Birch, Baron Rhyl of Holywell was the son of General Sir James Frederick Noel Birch and Florence Hyacinthe Chetwode.2 He married Hon. Esmé Consuelo Helen Glyn, daughter of Frederic Glyn, 4th Baron Wolverton and Lady Edith Amelia Ward, on 1 August 1950.3 He died on 8 March 1981.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.)3 He was Privy Counsellor (P.C.)3 He was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.)1 Evelyn Nigel Chetwode Birch, Baron Rhyl of Holywell usually went by his middle name of Nigel.1 He was created Baron Rhyl of Holywell, in the Parish of Swanmore in the County of Southampton [U.K. Life Peer] on 7 July 1970.1

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Ivor Seward Richard, Baron Richard1

M, #191756, b. 30 May 1932
Last Edited=1 May 2016
     Ivor Seward Richard, Baron Richard was born on 30 May 1932.2 He is the son of Seward Thomas Richard Richard and Isabella Irene (?).3 He married, firstly, Geraldine Maude Moore, daughter of Alfred Moore, in 1956.2 He and Geraldine Maude Moore were divorced in 1962.2 He married, secondly, Alison Mary Imrie, daughter of Joseph Imrie, in 1962.2 He and Alison Mary Imrie were divorced in 1985.2 He married, thirdly, Janet Jones, daughter of John Jones, in 1989.3
     He was educated at Cheltenham College, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England.2 He graduated from Pembroke College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1953 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1955 entitled to practise as a barrister.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Labour) for Barons Court between 1964 and February 1974.2 He held the office of Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Defence between 1969 and 1970.2 He graduated from Pembroke College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1970 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He was appointed Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1971.1 He held the office of U.K. Permanent Representative, United Nations between 1974 and 1979.2 He held the office of Bencher of Inner Temple in 1985.2 He was created Baron Richard, of Ammanford in the County of Dyfed [U.K. Life Peer] on 14 May 1990.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1993.2 He held the office of Lord Privy Seal between 1997 and 1998.2

Child of Ivor Seward Richard, Baron Richard and Geraldine Maude Moore

Children of Ivor Seward Richard, Baron Richard and Alison Mary Imrie

Child of Ivor Seward Richard, Baron Richard and Janet Jones

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3327. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Samuel Richardson, Baron Richardson1

M, #191757, b. 16 June 1910, d. 15 August 2004
Last Edited=1 May 2016
     John Samuel Richardson, Baron Richardson was born on 16 June 1910.2 He was the son of John Watson Richardson and Elizabeth Blakeney Roberts.2 He married Sybil Angela Stephanie Trist, daughter of Arthur Ronald Trist, on 5 June 1933.2 He died on 15 August 2004 at age 94.1
     He was educated at Charterhouse School, Godalming, Surrey, England.2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1932 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Bachelor of Medicine (M.B.)2 He was registered as a Licentiate, Royal College of Physicians, London (L.R.C.P.) in 1935.2 He was registered as a Member, Royal College of Surgeons (M.R.C.S.)2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1936 with a Bachelor of Surgery (B.Chir.)2 He graduated in 1937 with a Member, Royal College of Physicians, London (M.R.C.P.)2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the Royal Army Medical Corps.2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1940 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)2 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1940 with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 He fought in the Second World War.2 He was appointed Lieutenant, Royal Victorian Order (L.V.O.) in 1943.1 He was a consulting physician between 1947 and 1975 at St. Thomas's Hospital, London, England.2 He was appointed Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, London (F.R.C.P.) in 1948.2 He was appointed Knight in 1960.2 He was created 1st Baronet Richardson, of Eccleshall, in the West Riding of Yorkshire [U.K.] on 20 November 1963.2 He was president of the Royal Society of Medicine in 1969.2 He was appointed Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (F.R.C.P.E.) in 1975.2 He was created Baron Richardson, of Lee in the County of Devon [U.K. Life Peer] on 2 February 1979.1 He lived in 2003 at Windcutter, Lee, Devon, England.2 On his death, his baronetcy became extinct.2

Children of John Samuel Richardson, Baron Richardson and Sybil Angela Stephanie Trist

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3329. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Reverend Kathleen Margaret Fountain, Baroness Richardson of Callow1

F, #191758, b. 24 February 1938
Last Edited=1 May 2016
     Reverend Kathleen Margaret Fountain, Baroness Richardson of Callow was born on 24 February 1938.2 She is the daughter of Francis William Fountain and Margaret Heron.2 She married Ian David Godfrey Richardson, son of Sydney Yearsey Richardson, on 26 December 1964.2
     She was educated at St. Helena School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England.2 She graduated from Stockwell College, England, with a Certificate of Education.2 She was a school teacher between 1958 and 1961.2 From 26 December 1964, her married name became Richardson.2 She was Minster of Denby DAle and Clayton West Circuit between 1979 and 1987.2 She was chairman of West Yorkshire District between 1987 and 1995.2 She was president of Churches Together in England between 1995 and 1999.2 She was appointed Officer, Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) in 1996.1 She was created Baroness Richardson of Callow, of Callow in the County of Derbyshire [U.K. Life Peer] on 3 August 1998.1

Children of Reverend Kathleen Margaret Fountain, Baroness Richardson of Callow and Ian David Godfrey Richardson

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3331. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Gordon William Humphrey Richardson, Baron Richardson of Duntisbourne1

M, #191759, b. 25 November 1915, d. 22 January 2010
Last Edited=1 May 2016
Gordon Richardson, Baron Richardson of Duntisbourne 2
Photograph by National Portrait Gallery London - www.npg.org.uk
     Gordon William Humphrey Richardson, Baron Richardson of Duntisbourne was born on 25 November 1915 at Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England.3 He was the son of John Robert Richardson and Nellie (?).4 He married Margaret Alison Sheppard, daughter of Very Rev. Hugh Richard Laurie Sheppard, in 1941.5 He died on 22 January 2010 at age 94.6
     He was educated at Nottingham High School, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, EnglandG.4 He graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)4 He graduated from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, with a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)4 He fought in the Second World War.4 He gained the rank of Major in the South Nottinghamshire Hussar Yeomanry, Royal Horse Artillery.4 He was appointed Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1944.1 He was admitted to Gray's Inn in 1946 entitled to practise as a barrister.4 He was chairman of J Henry Schroder Wagg & Company between 1962 and 1972.4 He was chairman of Schroders Ltd between 1966 and 1973.4 He was Director of the Bank of England between 1967 and 1975.4 He held the office of Bencher of Gray's Inn in 1973.4 He was Governor of the Bank of England between 1973 and 1983.4 He held the office of Governor of the Bank of England between 1973 and 1983.3 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1976.3 He was awarded the Territorial Decoration (T.D.) in 1979.1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1983.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) for Gloucestershire in 1983.1 He was created Baron Richardson of Duntisbourne, of Duntisbourne in the County of Gloucestershire [U.K. Life Peer] on 11 February 1983.1 He was chairman of Morgan Stanley International Inc between 1986 and 1995.4

Children of Gordon William Humphrey Richardson, Baron Richardson of Duntisbourne and Margaret Alison Sheppard

Citations

  1. [S134] Heraldic Media Ltd., online http://www.cracroftspeerage.co.uk/, Patrick Cracoft-Brennan (Cracroft Peerage Database v5.2), downloaded 1 November 2006.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S212] Obituaries, The Independent, London, U.K.. Hereinafter cited as The Independent.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3331. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 6 September 2005. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.
  6. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Elena Barry1

F, #191760
Last Edited=18 Feb 2008
     Elena Barry is the daughter of John Barry.1 She married Garrett Oge Barry, son of David Barry.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Barry, page 68. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]