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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

The 3rd Baron Wardington 1925-2019

_. Lord Wardington, the third Baron, died 19 March, 2019. He was 93.

William Simon Pease was born 15 October, 1925, a younger son of the 1st Baron Wardington (1869-1950), by his wife the former Hon Dorothy Charlotte Forster (1891-1983), a daughter of the 1st and last Baron Forster, and a granddaughter maternally of the 1st Baron Montagu of Beaulieu.

He married in 1962, the Hon Elizabeth Jane Ormsby-Gore (1929-2004), a daughter of the 4th Baron Harlech (1885-1964) by his wife the former Lady Beatrice Edith Mildred Gascoyne-Cecil (1891-1980), daughter of the 4th Marquess of Salisbury. No children of the marriage.

William Simon Pease succeeded to the peerage, created in 1936, on the death of his elder brother, 5 July, 2005.

The peerage now becomes extinct.

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