with the Hon. Barbara Villiers Through Henry FitzRoy and the Marquesses od Hertford, the Seymour Lines.
This volume covers the descent through Henry FitzRoy, and his granddaughter Lady Isabella FitzRoy who married Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford, and their descendants. It includes the Marquesses of Hertford, the Earls Fortescue and of Shannon, the Lords Harlech, and their descendants, including many Seymour Admirals, Generals, Diplomats and Courtiers. It highlights many distinguished descendants, including Viscount Castlereagh, the British Foreign Secretary at the Congress of Vienna; Winston Churchill’s Leslie cousins, and his champagne friend , Odette Pol-Roger; the donors of the Wallace Collection; Lord Delamere, the agricultural developer of Kenya, M.P.s Sir Nicholas Bonsor and Philip Dunne; and by marriage, the sculptor Oscar Nemon, the cabinet minister Sir George Young, British Airways’ Lord King, the authoress E.M. Delderfield, and the TV personalities Katie Boyle and David Dimbleby.
244 pages ©P. Arnold, 2017