_. Sir Brian McMahon, 8th Baronet, died 30 January, 2018, at his home in South Africa.
Brian Patrick McMahon was born 9 June, 1942, the elder son of Sir William Patrick McMahon, 7th Baronet [1900-1977], by his wife the former Ruth Stella Kenyon-Slaney [1909-82], scion of the Barons Kenyon.
He succeeded to the baronetcy on the death of his father, 5 January, 1977.
Sir Brian married in 1981 [divorced 1991], Kathleen Joan Hopwood. No issue of the marriage.
Sir Brian was predeceased by his younger brother, and heir presumptive, Shaun Desmond McMahon, and the title, created in 1817, now passes to a nephew, Patrick John Westropp McMahon, who was born 7 February, 1988.