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|Born||Anthony David Francis Henry Fane|
1951 (age 67–68)
Caroline Fairey(m. 1985)
|Issue||Daisy Caroline Fane|
Anthony David Francis Henry Fane, 16th Earl of Westmorland(born 1951), styled Lord Burghersh until 1993 (and nicknamed Burghie), is a British peer and outdoorsman.
The eldest son of David Fane, 15th Earl of Westmorland and his wife Barbara Jane, he was educated at Eton College and then in Spain. In 1985, he married Caroline Fairey, by whom he has one daughter:
He was a director of Phillips the Auctioneers from 1994 until 2002 and then of Bonhams until 2003. In that year he joined Piers Watson to found Watson Westmorland, an independent art appraisal firm.
Westmorland is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, life president of the St Moritz Sporting Club, and was a member of the Orbitex North Pole research expedition in 1990.
William Lowther, 2nd Earl of Lonsdale PC, FRS, styled Viscount Lowther between 1807 and 1844, was a British Tory politician.
Earl of Westmorland is a title that has been created twice in the Peerage of England. The title was first created in 1397 for Ralph Neville. It was forfeited in 1571 by Charles Neville, 6th Earl of Westmorland for leading the Rising of the North. It was revived in 1624 in favour of Sir Francis Fane, whose mother, Mary Neville, was a descendant of a younger son of the first Earl. The first Earl of the first creation had already become Baron Neville de Raby, and that was a subsidiary title for his successors. The current Earl holds the subsidiary title Baron Burghersh (1624).
John Fane, 10th Earl of Westmorland,, styled Lord Burghersh between 1771 and 1774, was a British Tory politician of the late 18th and early 19th centuries, who served in most of the cabinets of the period, primarily as Lord Privy Seal.
The title Baron Bergavenny was created several times in the Peerage of England and once in the Peerage of Great Britain, all but the first being baronies created by error.
David Anthony Thomas Fane, 15th Earl of Westmorland,, styled Lord Burghersh until 1948, was a British courtier, landowner and member of the House of Lords.
John Fane, 11th Earl of Westmorland, styled Lord Burghersh until 1841, was a British soldier, politician, diplomat and musician.
Frederick Ponsonby, 3rd Earl of Bessborough, styled the Viscount Duncannon from 1758–1793, was an Anglo-Irish peer.
Thomas Fane, 8th Earl of Westmorland was a British MP for Lyme Regis and a lord commissioner of trade. He was an ancestor of the writer George Orwell.
John Fane, 7th Earl of Westmorland, styled The Honourable John Fane from 1691 to 1733 and Lord Catherlough from 1733 to 1736, was a British Army officer and politician who sat in the House of Commons in three separate stretches between 1708 and 1734.
Colonel George Fane was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1640 and 1663. He fought in the Royalist army in the English Civil War.
Francis Fane, 1st Earl of Westmorland, styled Sir Francis Fane between 1603 and 1624 was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1601 and 1624 and then was raised to the Peerage as Earl of Westmorland.
Mildmay Fane, 2nd Earl of Westmorland, styled Lord le Despenser between 1624 and 1628, was an English nobleman, politician, and writer.
Colonel Francis William Henry Fane, 12th Earl of Westmorland CB, DL, styled Lord Burghersh between 1851 and 1859, was a British Army Officer and racehorse owner.
Lieutenant-Commander Vere Anthony Francis Fane, 14th Earl of Westmorland, styled Lord Burghersh until 1922, was a British peer.
Vere Fane, 4th Earl of Westmorland, styled The Honourable Vere Fane from 1644 to 1661 and Sir Vere Fane from 1661 to 1691, was a British peer and Member of Parliament for Peterborough and twice for Kent.
Thomas Fane, 6th Earl of Westmorland, styled The Honourable Thomas Fane from 1691 to 1699, was a British peer and member of the House of Lords. He was the third son of Vere Fane, 4th Earl of Westmorland and his wife Rachel Bence; as well as the younger brother of Vere Fane, and the older brother of John Fane, 7th Earl of Westmorland. As his older brother Vere died without issue in 1699, Thomas Fane inherited the Earldom of Westmorland, as well as his brother's further titles Baron Burghersh and Lord le Despencer.
Sir Francis Fane, KB, of Fulbeck, in Lincolnshire, was a writer of stage plays and poems and a courtier in the Restoration court of Charles II of England.
Henry Fane (1669–1726) of Brympton, Somerset was a great-grandson of Francis Fane, 1st Earl of Westmorland and father of Thomas Fane, 8th Earl of Westmorland.
Lieutenant-Colonel Anthony Mildmay Julian Fane, 13th Earl of Westmorland, CBE, JP, styled Lord Burghersh between October 1859 and 1891, was a British peer.
Fane is a surname.
|Peerage of England|
| Earl of Westmorland |
Hon. Harry Fane