Victor Albert Child-Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey

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Victor Albert Child-Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Hounslow, Greater London, UK
Place of Burial: Middleton Stoney Churchyard, Middleton Stoney, Oxfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of George Augustus Frederick Child-Villiers, 6th Earl of the Island of Jersey and Julia Child-Villiers
Husband of Margaret Elizabeth Child-Villiers, Countess of the Island of Jersey, DBE
Father of Lady Margaret Rice; George Child-Villiers, 8th Earl of Jersey; Hon Margaret Elizabeth Leigh; Mary Julia, Countess of Longford; Arthur George Child-Villiers and 1 other
Brother of Lady Julia Sarah Alice Sarah Alice Child-Villiers

Occupation: Governor
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About Victor Albert Child-Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey

Victor Albert George Child Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey GCB GCMG PC JP DL (20 March 1845 – 31 May 1915), was a British banker, Conservative politician and colonial administrator from the Villiers family. He served as Governor of New South Wales between 1891 and 1893.

He was a freemason. He was initiated to the craft on 25 October 1865 in the Apollo University Lodge No. 357 at the age of 20. In December 1865 he was passed in the Churchill Lodge No. 478 and in February 1866 he was raised in his mother Lodge. In 1870 he was appointed Senior Grand Warden of the United Grand Lodge of England and served for a year. In 1885 he was appointed Provincial Grand Master of Oxfordshire. When he became Governor of New South Wales, he became a member of the Lodge Ionic No. 65. On 11 June 1891 he was installed Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of New South Wales.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victor_Child_Villiers,_7th_Earl_of_Jersey

http://thepeerage.com/p2965.htm

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=215437

http://adbonline.anu.edu.au/biogs/A090479b.htm

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=62761416

"Victor Albert George Child -Villiers (7th Earl of Jersey) (1845 - 1915) Athletics", Game, Set and Lodge: Freemasons and Sport ed 4; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2015; page 7

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire. London : Harrison 1869. page 623

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Victor Albert Child-Villiers, 7th Earl of Jersey's Timeline

1845
March 20, 1845
1851
1851
Age 5
Ratley, Warwickshire, England
1873
June 2, 1873
Age 28
1875
1875
Age 29
1877
1877
Age 31
1880
October 12, 1880
Age 35
1883
1883
Age 37
1913
1913
Age 67
New South Wales, Australia
1913
Age 67
New South Wales, Australia