THE 3RD BARON BRABAZON OF TARA, of Sandwich, Kent (Ivon Anthony Moore-Brabazon, DL (IoW 1993))


The Right Hon The Lord Brabazon DL, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW; born 20 Dec 1946; s f 1974; educated at Harrow; member London Stock Exchange 1972 - 1984, Govt Whip 1984 - 1986, Parliamentary Under-Secretary Transport 1986 - 1989, Minister of State: FCO 1989,90, Dept of Transport 1990 - 1992, principal deputy chairman committees House Lords 2001, Hon Treasurer Assoc of conservative Peers; deputy chairman Fndn Sport and Arts 1992. President: UK Warehousing Assoc 1992, Natural Gas Vehicles Assoc 1994; Married 8 Sept 1979 Harriet Frances, only daughter of Mervyn Peter de Courcy Hamilton, of Harare, Zimbabwe, and has issue:

1a +BENJAMIN RALPH; b 15 March 1983
1a Anabel Mary; b 1985
Lineage: JOHN MOORE, of Dublin, bought 1721 lands in the barony of Mellifont, Co Louth, in a sale of the estates of William Graham decreed by Act of Parliament; married a sister of Charles Campbell, PC, MP, of New Grange, Co Meath, and had issue (with a daughter Alice; who married Gen Sir John Whiteford, Bt):

1a Charles; barrister; dsp
2a JOHN MOORE, of Tullyhallen, Co Meath, MD; m 26 Aug 1752 Frideswide, daughter of Dixie Coddington, of Athlumney Castle, Co Meath, and had issue:

1b Alice; married Thomas Achmuty, of Madeira
2b Jane; married July 1799 John Hewitt, Dean Cloyne (see LIFFORD, V), and
d 22 May 1848, leaving issue
3a Frideswide; m 1786 Col Hon Robert Henry Southwell, son of 1st
Viscount Southwell (qv), and had issue
Dr JOHN MOORE d 29 Aug 1817; his son,
JOHN MOORE, of New Lodge, Herts; b 20 Sept 1763; m 1st 24 May 1788 Barbara, daughter of Hon William Brabazon (2nd son of 7th Earl of Meath (qv; one of the earldom's subsidiary titles being the barony of Brabazon)), of Tara House, Co Meath, by Katherine, only daughter of Arthur Gifford, of Aghern, Co Cork; married 2nd 26 April 1839 Charlotte, daughter of George Samuel Collyer, and d 1842, having had issue by his 1st wife:

1a William John MOORE later MOORE-BRABAZON (added by sign manual July 1845 with arms on inheriting mother's estates) (Rev), of Tara House, County Meath; b 29 April 1789; dsp 1866
2a John Arthur, CIE, Maj, offr RN, Dir HEIC; b 24 Sept 1791; m 31 July 1827 Sophia Stewart (d July 1905), daughter of Col Yates, and had issue:

1b JOHN ARTHUR HENRY; his unc's heir
2b William Richard, BCS, Jt Magistrate Mirzapore; k Indian Mutiny
3b Charles William, BCS; left issue

4b Adolphus Warburton, India Office
1b Frances Stewart; m Capt Richard Charles Acton Throckmorton, late 87th Foot (later 10th Bt (see 1970 edn THROCKMORTON, Bt), and d 21 February 1895, leaving issue
3a Charles Henry; b 21 March 1798

The Rev WILIAM MOORE-BRABAZON's nephew, JOHN ARTHUR HENRY MOORE later MOORE-BRABAZON (added 1866), of Tara House and Tallyallen, Co Louth; educated Addiscombe; High Sheriff Co Louth 1872, Hon Lt-Col, Major Bengal Staff Corps; b 13 June 1828; m Feb 1879 Emma Sophia (d 11 Feb 1937), daughter of Alfred Richards, of Tewkesbury Lodge, Forest Hill, Kent, and d 11 Jan 1908, leaving issue:

1a William Lockhart Chambré, Lt Coldstream Gds; b 3 Jan 1880; m Alice , and dsp 7 April 1953


1a Kathleen Barbara Sophia; b 26 March 1882; m 13 Sept 1911 Sir Gustavus Francis William Lambart, 1st Bt (see 1970 edn), and had issue. He died 16 June 19262
a (Hebe) Crystabel Frideswide; died unmarried 26 April 1962
The yr son,

Sandwich, Co Kent (UK), so cr 27 April 1942, GBE (1953), MC, PC (1940); educ Harrow and Trin Coll Camb; Hon LLD St Andrews 1959, MP Chatham 191829 and Wallasey 193142, PPS to Sec State Air 191921, Parly Sec Tport 192327, Min: Tport 194041 and Aircraft Prodn 194142; pres: Roy Instn 1948, Internat Aeronautical Federation 1946 and Roy Aero Club 1943, chm Air Registrn Bd 1946, Capt Roy and Ancient St Andrews 1952, pres PGA 1954, Lt-Col and Head Photographic Interpretn RFC WW I (despatches three times, Legion Honour), chm Associated Commercial Vehicles, dir: Kodak, EMI, Thomas Tilling and David Brown Corp, author: The Brabazon Story (1956); b 8 Feb 1884; m 27 Nov 1906 Hilda Mary (d 23 July 1977 aged 100), only daughter of Charles Henry Krabbé, of Colina, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and had issue:

1a DEREK CHARLES, 2nd Baron

2a Michael Jaques, RAF and RNVR WW II; b 8 July 1913; educated Harrow; d unmarried 16 Aug 1950

The 1st BARON d 17 May 1964; his only surviving son,

DEREK CHARLES MOORE-BRABAZON, 2nd Baron Brabazon of Tara, CBE (1960); b 24 Dec 1910; educ Harrow and Trin Coll Cambridge (BA 1931), served NFS WW II, memb London Stock Exchange 1937, ptnr Read, Hurst, Brown & Co, dir Bowden Hldgs, memb Kensington Borough Cncl 194856, chm S Kensington Cons Assoc 1952 - 1954, chairman London Conservative Union 195758, president St Moritz Tobogganing Club 196468; married 1st Sept 1939 Henrietta Mary (d 1985), formerly wife of Iver Frederick Jardine Krabbé and daughter of Sir (Alfred) Rowland Clegg, of Llanidan Hall, Brynsiencyn, Anglesey, and died 11 Dec 1974, leaving issue:

1a IVON ANTHONY MOORE-BRABAZON, 3rd and present Baron Brabazon of Tara