_.The Hon Nicholas Charles Frederick Hotham, scion of the Barons Hotham (Peerage of Ireland cr 1797, Baronetcy, cr 1622), died 21 September, 2012. He was 65.
He was born 3 June 1947, a younger son of the late 7th Baron Hotham, CBE (1899-1967), of Dalton Hall, Dalton Holme, Beverley, East Yorkshire, by his wife the former Lady Letitia Sibell Winifred Cecil (d 1992), daughter of the 5th Marquess of Exeter.
He married in 1973, Jane Brydon, by whom he had issue. He leaves a widow and a son, David Charles (b 1976), and a daughter, Catherine Frances (b 1978).