Christopher Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny


Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny (born 23 April 1955) is the son of Lord Rupert Charles Montecute Nevill and Lady Ann Camilla Evelyn Wallop. He was educated in Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London and helped expand his horizons and develop a more global perspective by living and working in Hamburg, Germany, in the 1970s. His family has owned the Eridge Park estate in Eridge, East Sussex for many years. Some of the buildings on Sham Farm are now rented to businesses, making it a business park. It is also the site of the annual Eridge Park Trail Challenge, a foot race organized by the Tunbridge Wells Harriers. He succeeded as 6th Marquess of Abergavenny in the Peerage of the United Kingdom on 23 February 2000 when his uncle, who had no surviving male heir, died. He also succeeded as 10th Earl of Abergavenny and 10th Viscount Nevill in the Peerage of Great Britain and 6th Earl of Lewes in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. He married Venetia V. Maynard, daughter of Frederick Gerard Maynard, in 1985. Children: As there is no male heir to the Marquessate of Abergavenny and the Earldom of Lewes, those titles will (unless he has further sons) become  ( Wikipedia article )


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