Sandys, Michael Edwin Marcus, 5th Baron Sandys, of Ombersley (1855 -1948)

Michael Edwin Marcus, 5th Baron Sandys of Ombresley in Worcestershire, was the third son of Arthur Marcus Sandys, 3rd Baron Sandys, and Louisa, youngest daughter of Joseph Blake. A stockbroker, and Justice of the Peace for Worcestershire, he married, in 1886, Marjorie Clara Pontreath, daughter of John Morgan of Brighton. He succeeded his elder brother, Augustus Frederick Arthur in 1904, and died without issue, 4 August 1948, when he was succeeded by his kinsman, Arthur Fitzgerald Sandys. Books from his library were sold in London in 1929.

Seat / Residence(s): Ombresley, Worcestershire
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Sandys, Michael Edwin Marcus, 5th Baron Sandys, of Ombersley (1855 - 1948) (Stamp 1) Motto: Probum non pœnitet
Helmet: Esquire
Crest: 1. A griffin segreant per fess or and gules (Sandys) 2. A stag's head couped gules attired and collared or (Hill)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. Or a fess dancetty between three cross crosslets fitchy gules (Sandys) 2 & 3. Sable on a fess argent between three leopards passant gardant or spotted sable three escallops gules (Hill)
Quarterings: 1 & 4. Or a fess dancetty between three cross crosslets fitchy gules (Sandys) 2 & 3. Sable on a fess argent between three leopards passant gardant or spotted sable three escallops gules (Hill)
Heraldic Charges: fess dancetty between, Heraldic Charges: fess, on a, between, Heraldic Charges: griffin segreant, Heraldic Charges: stag's head couped, Heraldic Charges: cross crosslets (3), Heraldic Charges: leopards (3), Heraldic Charges: escallops (3)