The Marquess of Abergavenny

Marquess of Abergavenny
Tenure23 February 2000–present
PredecessorJohn Nevill, 5th Marquess of Abergavenny
Other titles10th Earl of Abergavenny
6th Earl of Lewes
10th Viscount Nevill
26th Baron Abergavenny
BornChristopher George Charles Nevill
(1955-04-23) 23 April 1955 (age 67)
ResidenceEridge Park
Venetia Maynard
(m. 1985)
IssueGeorge Rupert Gerard Nevill, Viscount Nevill (deceased)
Lady Sophie Alice Augusta Nevill
ParentsLord Rupert Nevill
Lady Camilla Anne Evelyn Wallop

Christopher George Charles Nevill, 6th Marquess of Abergavenny, DL (born 23 April 1955[1][2]) is a British peer and current head of the House of Neville. He is the only surviving son of the late Lord Rupert Nevill and his wife Lady Camilla Anne Evelyn Wallop. He was made Deputy Lieutenant of East Sussex in 2011.[3]


Nevill was educated at Harrow.[4]


  1. ^ "Birthday's today". The Telegraph. UK. 23 April 2012. Archived from the original on 23 April 2012. Retrieved 21 April 2014. the Marquess of Abergavenny, 57
  2. ^ "Order of St John". The London Gazette. Retrieved 12 January 2019.
  3. ^ "No. 59678". The London Gazette. 24 January 2011. p. 1061.
  4. ^ "The world's most elitist election". The Independent. 9 December 2012. Archived from the original on 3 March 2022. Retrieved 11 March 2022.
Peerage of the United Kingdom Preceded byJohn Nevill Marquess of Abergavenny 2000–present Incumbent Orders of precedence in the United Kingdom Preceded byThe Most Hon. The Marquessof Normanby GentlemenThe Most Hon. The Marquess of Abergavenny Succeeded byThe Most Hon. The Marquessof Zetland