Thomas Walter 25th Baron Dacre Brand, 3rd Vicount Hampden (1869 - 1958) MP

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  • 'Brig.-Gen. Thomas Walter Brand, 3rd Viscount Hampden of Glynde1
  • 'M, #31446, b. 29 January 1869, d. 4 September 1958
  • Last Edited=21 Feb 2011
  • Consanguinity Index=0.01%
  • ' Brig.-Gen. Thomas Walter Brand, 3rd Viscount Hampden of Glynde was born on 29 January 1869.3 He was the son of Henry Robert Brand, 2nd Viscount Hampden of Glynde and Susan Henrietta Cavendish.1 He married Lady Katharine Mary Montagu Douglas Scott, daughter of William Henry Walter Montagu Douglas Scott, 6th Duke of Buccleuch and Lady Louisa Jane Hamilton, on 29 April 1899.4 He died on 4 September 1958 at age 89.5
  • ' He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.3 He gained the rank of Brigade Major in the service of the 2nd Cavalry Brigade.6 He fought in the Boer War between 1899 and 1901, where he was mentioned in despatches.3 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Hertfordshire.3 He succeeded to the title of 25th Lord Dacre [E., 1321] on 22 November 1906.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount Hampden of Glynde, co. Sussex [U.K., 1884] on 22 November 1906.3 He was Lieutenant-Colonel of the 1st Battalion, Herfordshire Regiment, Territorial Force between 1913 and 1915.3 He was commander of the 1st Hertfordshire Regiment.6 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches eight times.6 He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1915.3 He was invested as a Knight, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (K.St.J.).6 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1917.3 He was decorated with the award of Legion of Honour.6 He gained the rank of Colonel and Honorary Brigadier-General in 1919 in the service of the Territorial Forces Reserve.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Hertfordshire.3 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM King George V between 1920 and 1931.3 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1921.3 He held the office of Lord-in-Waiting between 1924 and 1936.3 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in 1930 in the service of the Herfordshire Regiment, Territorial Force.3 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1935.3 He was Colonel of the 10th Royal Hussars (Prince of Wales's Own) between 1935 and 1939.3
  • 'Children of Brig.-Gen. Thomas Walter Brand, 3rd Viscount Hampden of Glynde and Lady Katharine Mary Montagu Douglas Scott
    • 1.Thomas Henry Brand, 4th Viscount Hampden of Glynde+6 b. 30 Mar 1900, d. 17 Oct 1965
    • 2.Lt.-Col. David Francis Brand, 5th Viscount Hampden of Glynde+6 b. 14 Jun 1902, d. 4 Sep 1975
    • 3.Hon. Joan Louisa Brand+6 b. 7 Dec 1904
    • 4.Hon. Barbara Constance Brand+6 b. 1 Apr 1907
    • 5.Hon. Ranulph William Brand6 b. 9 Dec 1909, d. 6 Oct 1912
    • 6.Hon. Elizabeth Margaret Brand+6 b. 21 Sep 1911
    • 7.Hon. Monica Dorothy Brand+7 b. 3 Mar 1914, d. 23 Oct 2009
    • 8.Captain Hon. Charles Andrew Brand6 b. 14 Jul 1920
  • Citations
  • 1.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1015. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 2.[S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  • 3.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 1016.
  • 4.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 563.
  • 5.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 1755.
  • 6.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 1017.
  • 7.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 1247.
  • http://thepeerage.com/p3145.htm#i31446
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Thomas Walter Brand, 3rd Viscount Hampden GCVO KCB CMG (29 January 1869 – 4 September 1958) was a British peer, the son of the 2nd Viscount Hampden.

On 29 April 1899, he married Lady Katharine Mary Montagu-Douglas-Scott (a daughter of the 6th Duke of Buccleuch) and they had eight children. He had previously joined the British Army and rose to the rank of Brigadier General and from 1935 to 1939, he was Colonel of the 10th Royal Hussars.

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Thomas Walter 25th Baron Dacre Brand, 3rd Vicount Hampden's Timeline

1869
January 29, 1869
1900
March 30, 1900
Age 31
1902
June 14, 1902
Age 33
1909
1909
Age 39
1958
September 4, 1958
Age 89