Frederick Byron, 10th Baron Byron

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The Reverend
The Right Honourable

The Lord Byron
Born 26 March 1861
Died 6 June 1949 (age 88)
Title 10th Baron Byron
Spouse(s) Anna Ismay Ethel FitzRoy
Parent(s) Hon. Frederick Byron, Mary Jane Wescomb

Reverend Frederick Ernest Charles Byron, 10th Baron Byron (26 March 1861 – 6 June 1949) was an Anglican clergyman, nobleman, peer, politician, and the tenth Baron Byron, as a grandson of Admiral George Anson Byron, 7th Baron Byron, who was the cousin of Romantic poet and writer George Gordon Byron, 6th Baron Byron.


Byron was the son of the Hon. Frederick Byron and Mary Jane Wescomb. He graduated from Exeter College, Oxford, with the degree of Master of Arts (MA).

He was the Curate between 1888 and 1890 at Royston, Hertfordshire. He was the Rector between 1891 and 1914 at Langford, Essex, UK. He was the Vicar between 1914 and 1942 at Thrumpton, Nottinghamshire. He succeeded to the title of 10th Baron Byron in 1917 upon the death of his older brother Lt. George Frederick William Byron, 9th Baron Byron. He was the Rector between 1941 and 1942 at St. George's Church, Barton in Fabis.

Lord Byron died on 6 June 1949, and was succeeded by his first cousin once removed, Rupert Frederick George Byron, 11th Baron Byron (born 1903).


Lord Byron married Lady Anna Ismay Ethel FitzRoy, daughter of Reverend Lord Charles Edward FitzRoy and the Hon. Ismay Mary Helen Augusta FitzRoy, in 1921. They had no children.

Styles of address[edit]

  • 1861–1891: Mr Frederick Byron
  • 1891–1917: The Reverend Frederick Byron
  • 1917–1949: The Reverend and Right Honourable The Lord Byron



Peerage of England
Preceded by
George Byron
Baron Byron
Succeeded by
Rupert Byron