Verney, John Peyto, 14th Lord Willoughby de Broke (1738 -1816)

John Verney, afterwards Peyto Verney, who succeeded his uncle as 14th Lord Willoughby de Broke in 1752, was the only son of John Verney, third son of George Verney, 12th Baron Willoughby de Broke, and Abigail, only daughter of Edward Harley, of Eyewood in Herefordshire. He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford, where he matriculated 29 May 1755, and was created an M.A. 28 June 1758 and a D.C.L. 3 July 1759. He married, 8 October 1761, Lady Louisa North, daughter of the 1st Earl of Guilford, and widow of George Viscount Lewisham son of the Earl of Dartmouth, and was a Lord of the Bedchamber to George III. The bookplate is that of the 17th Lord who quartered Barnard, being the son of the Reverend Robert Barnard, and Louisa, daughter of the 14th Baron.

Seat / Residence(s): Chesterton, Warwickshire, Compton Verney House, Warwickshire
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Verney, John Peyto, 14th Lord Willoughby de Broke  (1738 - 1816) (Stamp 1) Helmet: Peer
Crest: An antelope sejant goutty de sang
Arms: Quarterly of six 1. Gules three crosses recercely a chief vair [vairy?] ermine and ermines (Verney) 2. Sable on a cross within a bordure engrailed or five ogresses [roundels sable] (Greville) 3. Or fretty (Willoughby) 4. Gules five lozenges in fess each charged with an escallop (Cheney) 5. Or a chevron gules within a bordure engrailed sable (Stafford) 6. Gules billety a saltire vair (Champernowne)
Quarterings: 1. Gules three crosses recercelly a chief vair [vairy?] ermine and ermines (Verney) 2. Sable on a cross within a bordure engrailed or five ogresses [roundels sable] (Greville) 3. Or fretty (Willoughby) 4. Gules five lozenges in fess each charged with an escallop (Cheney) 5. Or a chevron gules within a bordure engrailed sable (Stafford) 6. Gules billety a saltire vair (Champernowne)
Coronet: Baron
Heraldic Charges: antelope, Heraldic Charges: billetty, Heraldic Charges: bordure engrailed, Heraldic Charges: chevron within, Heraldic Charges: chief, Heraldic Charges: cross, on a, within, Heraldic Charges: crosses recercely (3), Heraldic Charges: escallop, Heraldic Charges: fretty, Heraldic Charges: lozenges (5), Heraldic Charges: roundels (5), Heraldic Charges: saltire, Heraldic Charges: vair
Verney, John Peyto, 14th Lord Willoughby de Broke  (1738 - 1816) (Stamp 2) Helmet: Peer
Crest: An antelope sejant goutty de sang
Arms: Quarterly of six 1. Gules three crosses recercely a chief vair [vairy?] ermine and ermines (Verney) 2. Sable on a cross within a bordure engrailed or five ogresses [roundels sable] (Greville) 3. Or fretty (Willoughby) 4. Gules five lozenges in fess each charged with an escallop (Cheney) 5. Or a chevron gules within a bordure engrailed sable (Stafford) 6. Gules billety a saltire vair (Champernowne)
Quarterings: 1. Gules three crosses recercelly a chief vair [vairy?] ermine and ermines (Verney) 2. Sable on a cross within a bordure engrailed or five ogresses [roundels sable] (Greville) 3. Or fretty (Willoughby) 4. Gules five lozenges in fess each charged with an escallop (Cheney) 5. Or a chevron gules within a bordure engrailed sable (Stafford) 6. Gules billety a saltire vair (Champernowne)
Coronet: Baron
Heraldic Charges: antelope, Heraldic Charges: billetty, Heraldic Charges: bordure engrailed, Heraldic Charges: chevron within, Heraldic Charges: chief, Heraldic Charges: cross, on a, within, Heraldic Charges: crosses recercely (3), Heraldic Charges: escallop, Heraldic Charges: fretty, Heraldic Charges: lozenges (5), Heraldic Charges: roundels (5), Heraldic Charges: saltire, Heraldic Charges: vair