Bonsor baronets

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Sir Cosmo Bonsor, 1st Baronet, by Leslie Ward, 1895

The Bonsor Baronetcy, of Kingswood, Epsom, in the County of Surrey, is a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 26 January 1925 for Cosmo Bonsor, Chairman of the South Eastern Railway, Conservative Member of Parliament for Wimbledon and a Director of the Bank of England. As of 2010 the title is held by his great-grandson, the fourth Baronet, who succeeded his father in 1977. He has previously represented Nantwich and Upminster in the House of Commons as a Conservative.

The family seat is Liscombe Park, Soulbury, Buckinghamshire. It is an Elizabethan manor hall.[1]

Bonsor baronets, of Kingswood (1925)[edit]

The heir apparent is the present holder's son Alexander Cosmo Walrond Bonsor (born 1976). He became engaged in November 2005 to Jane Troughton.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Liscombe Park on Sir Nicholas's website.
  2. ^ The Times 15 November 2005, as reported 16 November 2005 by Michael Rhodes on "Peerage_News", a Google group.

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