Christopher Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny

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The Most Honourable
The Marquess of Abergavenny
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Born Christopher George Charles Nevill
(1955-04-23) 23 April 1955 (age 62)
Title Marquess of Abergavenny
Tenure 23 February 2000-present
Other titles 10th Earl of Abergavenny
6th Earl of Lewes
10th Viscount Nevill
26th Baron Abergavenny
Nationality British
Residence Eridge Park
Predecessor John Nevill, 5th Marquess of Abergavenny
Spouse(s) Venetia Maynard (m. 1985)
Issue George Rupert Gerard Nevill (deceased)
Lady Sophie Alice Augusta Nevill
Parents Lord Rupert Nevill
Lady Camilla Anne Evelyn Wallop

Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny, DL (born 23 April 1955)[1] is a British peer and current head of the Neville family. He is the only surviving son of the late Lord Rupert Nevill and his wife Lady Camilla Anne Evelyn Wallop. Lord Abergavenny succeeded to the Marquessate on the death of his uncle, the late 5th Marquess of Abergavenny.[2]

Education

He was educated at Harrow School.[3]

Personal life

He is the son of the late Lord Rupert Nevill (second son of Major Guy Larnach-Nevill, 4th Marquess of Abergavenny and Isabel Nellie Larnach) and Lady Camilla Anne Evelyn Wallop (daughter of Gerard Vernon Wallop, 9th Earl of Portsmouth and Mary Lawrence Post).

He married Venetia V. Maynard, daughter of Fredrick Gerald Maynard in 1985. They had twins, George Rupert Gerard and Sophie Alice Augusta, born 27 June 1990; however, George died later the same year, on 15 September 1990.[4]

Title and styles

  • 23 April 1955 - 23 April 2000: Mister Christopher George Charles Nevill
  • 23 April 2000 - present: The Most Honourable The Marquess of Abergavenny

Ancestry

References

  1. ^ "Birthday's today". The Telegraph. 23 April 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2014. the Marquess of Abergavenny, 57 
  2. ^ "Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny". The Peerage. 29 Jan 2011. Retrieved 21 April 2014.  on 23 February 2000.
  3. ^ ‘ABERGAVENNY’, Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014
  4. ^ "Abergavenny, Marquess of (UK, 1876)". Cracroft's Peerage. 21 Jul 2005. Retrieved 21 April 2014. 

External links

  • Profile: Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny
  • genealogics.org
Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
John Nevill
Marquess of Abergavenny
2000–present
Incumbent
Preceded by
The Most Hon. The Marquess
of Normanby
Gentlemen
The Most Hon. The Marquess of Abergavenny
Succeeded by
The Most Hon. The Marquess
of Zetland


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