The Powys (Baron Lilford) Family

The Powys Family purchased Lilford Hall in 1711, made Georgian alterations to the interior of the Hall and built the Coach House and Stable Block in the 1750's. Thomas Powys was ennobled as Baron Lilford in 1797, and the family remained in ownership of the Hall upto the middle of the 20th Century.

Notable members of the Powys (Baron Lilford) Family were:

1) Sir Thomas Powys (Attorney General)

2) Thomas Powys (Georgian build of Hall)

3) 1st Baron Lilford (Politician)

4) 3rd Baron Lilford (Courtier)

5) 4th Baron Lilford (Ornithologist)                                                                                   Coat of arms of the Powys Family

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