Robin Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry

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Edward Charles Stewart Robert Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry, DL (18 November 1902 – 17 October 1955) was a British peer and politician.wikipedia
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1949). Rayne and his wife divorced in 1960 and on 2 June 1965, he married Lady Jane Vane-Tempest-Stewart (a daughter of the 8th Marquess of Londonderry and sister of Lady Annabel Goldsmith) and they had four children: Natasha Deborah (b.

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Edward Charles Stewart Robert Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry, DL (18 November 1902 – 17 October 1955) was a British peer and politician.

Politician

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Edward Charles Stewart Robert Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry, DL (18 November 1902 – 17 October 1955) was a British peer and politician.

Eton College

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Educated at Eton College, he was the only son of Charles Stewart Henry Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 7th Marquess of Londonderry and his wife, Edith Helen (née Chaplin).

Attaché

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He worked as honorary attaché to the British Embassy in Rome and as a director of Londonderry Collieries, the family's coal mining company.

Arsenal F.C.

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A keen football fan, he was first a director and then chairman of Arsenal from 1939 to 1946.

Mount Stewart

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A portrait of him painted in 1911 as a pageboy at the coronation of King George V and Queen Mary by Philip de Laszlo hangs at Mount Stewart, County Down, the Londonderry ancestral seat in Northern Ireland.

Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh

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Known formally by his courtesy title Viscount Castlereagh and as Robin by friends and family, he was an accomplished public speaker and was Unionist MP for County Down in the House of Commons from 1931 to 1945.

Unionism in Ireland

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Known formally by his courtesy title Viscount Castlereagh and as Robin by friends and family, he was an accomplished public speaker and was Unionist MP for County Down in the House of Commons from 1931 to 1945.

St Martin-in-the-Fields

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He was married on 31 October 1931 at St Martin-in-the-Fields to Romaine Combe (d.

Farnham

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19 December 1951), the daughter of Major Boyce Combe, of Farnham, Surrey, and had issue:

Ruth Graham

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Also regarded as slightly eccentric, on one occasion Lord Londonderry had taken to his bed after a few drinks too many, when Ruth Graham, the wife of the American evangelist Billy Graham, came to call.

Billy Graham

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Also regarded as slightly eccentric, on one occasion Lord Londonderry had taken to his bed after a few drinks too many, when Ruth Graham, the wife of the American evangelist Billy Graham, came to call.

General strike

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The two men took opposite sides during industrial disputes involving the family coal mines, most notably during the general strike in 1926.

Wynyard Park, County Durham

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He was buried alongside his wife at Wynyard Park and both were later re-interred in the Londonderry family vault at St Mary's Church, Long Newton, County Durham.

Longnewton

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He was buried alongside his wife at Wynyard Park and both were later re-interred in the Londonderry family vault at St Mary's Church, Long Newton, County Durham.