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Acton, 4th Baron, (Richard Gerald Lyon-Dalberg-Acton) (30 July 1941–10 Oct. 2010)  

Born 30 July 1941; s of 3rd Baron Acton, CMG, MBE, TD and Hon. Daphne, o d of 4th Baron Rayleigh, FRS and Lady Mary Hilda, 2nd ...


Balfour of Inchrye, 2nd Baron, (Ian Balfour) (21 Dec. 1924–14 April 2013)  

Born 21 Dec. 1924; s of 1st Baron Balfour of Inchrye, PC, MC and Diana Blanche (d 1982), d of Sir Robert Grenville Harvey, 2nd Bt; ...


Bauer, Baron, (Peter Thomas Bauer) (6 Nov. 1915–3 May 2002)  

DSc; FBA 1975

Born 6 Nov. 1915; unmarried; died 3 May 2002

Professor of Economics, University of London, at the London School of Economics, 1960–83...


Beaumont of Whitley, Baron, (Rev. Timothy Wentworth Beaumont) (22 Nov. 1928–8 April 2008)  

MA (Oxon)

Born 22 Nov. 1928; o s of Major and Hon. Mrs M. W. Beaumont; m 1955, Mary Rose Wauchope; one s two d...


Bedford, 13th Duke of, (John Robert Russell) (24 May 1917–25 Oct. 2002)  

Born 24 May 1917; er s of 12th Duke and Louisa Crommelin Roberta (d 1960), y d of Robert Jowitt Whitwell; m 1st, ...


Bethell, 4th Baron, (Nicholas William Bethell) (19 July 1938–8 Sept. 2007)  

Born 19 July 1938; s of Hon. William Gladstone Bethell (d 1964) (3rd s of 1st Baron), and Ann Margaret Bethell (d...


Briggs, Baron cr 1976 (Life Peer), of Lewes, E Sussex, (Asa Briggs) (7 May 1921–15 March 2016)  

MA, BSc (Econ); FBA 1980

Born 7 May 1921; o s of William Walker Briggs and Jane Briggs, Keighley, Yorks; m 1955, Susan Anne Banwell, o d of late Donald I. Banwell, Keevil, Wiltshire; two ...


Bullock, Baron, (Alan Louis Charles Bullock) (13 Dec. 1914–2 Feb. 2004)  

Kt 1972; FBA 1967

Born 13 Dec. 1914; s of Frank Allen Bullock; m 1940, Hilda Yates, d of Edwin Handy, Bradford; three s one ...


Camrose, 4th Viscount, (Adrian Michael Berry) (15 June 1937–19 April 2016)  

Born 15 June 1937; er s of Baron Hartwell (Life Peer), MBE, TD (who disclaimed his hereditary peerages for life, 1995); m 1967, Marina Beatrice, ...


Carbery, 11th Baron, (Peter Ralfe Harrington Evans-Freke) (20 March 1920–28 July 2012)  

Born 20 March 1920; o s of Major the Hon. Ralfe Evans-Freke, MBE (yr s of 9th Baron) (d 1969), and Vera (...


Cary, Sir Roger Hugh, (8 Jan. 1926–29 Dec. 2011), a consultant to BBC’s Director-General, 1986–2002  

2nd Bt cr 1955

Born 8 Jan. 1926; o s of Sir Robert (Archibald) Cary, 1st Bt, and Hon. Rosamond Mary Curzon (d 1985...


Chilver, Baron, ((Amos) Henry Chilver) (30 Oct. 1926–8 July 2012)  

Kt 1978; FRS 1982; FREng

Born 30 Oct. 1926; e s of Amos H. Chilver and Annie E. Mack; m 1959, Claudia M. B. Grigson, MA, MB, BCh, ...


Chitty, Sir Thomas Willes, (2 March 1926–7 March 2014), author (as Thomas Hinde)  

3rd Bt cr 1924

Born 2 March 1926; e s of Sir (Thomas) Henry Willes Chitty, 2nd Bt, and Ethel Constance (d 1971), ...


Clifford of Chudleigh, 10th Baron, (William Hugh Clifford) (17 Dec. 1858–5 July 1943)  

Born 17 Dec. 1858; s of 8th Baron and Hon. Agnes Catherine, y d of 11th Baron Petre; m 1st, 1886, Catherine Mary, d of R. Bassett; three ...


Coote, Rev. Sir Algernon, (29 Sept. 1817–20 Nov. 1899)  

11th Bt cr 1620; Premier Bt of Ireland

Born 29 Sept. 1817; s of Sir Charles Henry Coote, 9th Bt; m 1st, 1847, Cecilia (d 1878), o d...


Corbett of Castle Vale, Baron cr 2001 (Life Peer), of Erdington in the County of West Midlands, (Robin Corbett) (22 Dec. 1933–19 Feb. 2012)  

Born 22 Dec. 1933; s of Thomas Corbett and Marguerite Adele Mainwaring; m 1970, Val Hudson; one d, and one s one d from former marriage; died 19 Feb. 2012...


Curtis, Michael Howard, (28 Feb. 1920–3 July 2004), Executive Aide to HH The Aga Khan, 1959–86; Director, Aga Khan Health and Education Services, Geneva, 1985–92; Chairman, Nation Printers and Publishers, Nairobi, Kenya, 1972–77; Director, Nation Newspapers, 1959–94 (Managing Director and Chief Executive, 1959, retired)  

Born 28 Feb. 1920; e s of late Howard and Doris May Curtis; m 1st, 1947, Barbara Winifred Gough (marr. diss. 1961); two s...


Dacre, 28th Baron, (James Thomas Archibald Douglas-Home) (16 May 1952–8 May 2014)  

Born 16 May 1952; o s of Baroness Dacre (27th in line) and Hon. William Douglas-Home (d 1992), author and playwright; m 1979...


Deedes, Baron, (William Francis Deedes) (1 June 1913–17 Aug. 2007)  

KBE 1999; MC 1944; PC 1962

Born 1 June 1913; s of (Herbert) William Deedes; m 1942, Evelyn Hilary Branfoot (d 2004); one ...


Feversham, 6th Baron cr 1826, (Charles Antony Peter Duncombe) (3 Jan. 1945–29 March 2009)  

Born 3 Jan. 1945; s of late Col Antony John Duncombe-Anderson and G. G. V. McNalty; m 1st, 1966, Shannon (d 1976), d of Sir Thomas Foy, CSI, CIE; two ...