Baron Crawshaw

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Baron Crawshaw, of Crawshaw in the County of Lancaster, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1892 for Sir Thomas Brooks, 1st Baronet. He notably served as High Sheriff of Lancashire in 1884. Brooks had already been created a baronet, of Crawshaw Hall in the County of Lancaster, in 1891. As of 2013 the titles are held by his great-grandson, the fifth Baron, who succeeded his elder brother in 1997.

The family seat is Whatton House near Loughborough in Leicestershire.

Barons Crawshaw (1892)[edit]

The heir presumptive is the present holder brother Hon. John Patrick Brooks (b. 1938).
The heir presumptive's heir apparent is his son Edward Samuel Brooks (b. 1969).