Michael Cecil, 8th Marquess of Exeter
William Michael Anthony Cecil, 8th Marquess of Exeter (born 1 September 1935), is a Canadian peer. He is the son of the 7th Marquess of Exeter and a descendant of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley. Through marriage, he is a descendant of Sir Francis Bacon, a noted scientist, orator, and author.
Life and family
He was educated at Eton College. He and Nancy Rose Meeker were married in 1967; they were divorced in 1993. They have two children Anthony John Cecil, Lord Burghley (b. 9 August 1970) and Lady Angela Kathleen Cecil (b. 19 May 1975).
|Ancestors of Michael Cecil, 8th Marquess of Exeter|
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by the Marquess of Exeter
- Michael Cecil, 8th Marquess of Exeter
- Profile, geni.com; accessed 28 March 2016.
|Peerage of the United Kingdom|
| Marquess of Exeter
1988 – present
|Orders of precedence in the United Kingdom|
The Marquess of Ely
|Order of Precedence of the United Kingdom||Succeeded by|
The Marquess of Northampton
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