Whitaker baronets

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The Whitaker Baronetcy, of Babworth in the County of Nottingham, is a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 15 July 1936 for Albert Edward Whitaker. He was a Colonel in the Army and served as a Justice of the Peace, Deputy Lieutenant and High Sheriff for Nottinghamshire. The second Baronet was a Major-General in the Coldstream Guards.

The Labour politician Benjamin Whitaker was the brother of the third Baronet.

Whitaker baronets, of Babworth (1936)[edit]

  • Sir Albert Edward Whitaker, 1st Baronet (1860–1945)
  • Sir John Albert Charles Whitaker, 2nd Baronet (1897–1957)
  • Sir James Herbert Ingham Whitaker, 3rd Baronet (1925–1999)
  • Sir John James Ingham Whitaker, 4th Baronet (born 1952)

The heir apparent to the baronetcy is Harry James Ingham Whitaker (born 1984), only son of the 4th Baronet.