Reginald Nevill, 2nd Marquess of Abergavenny

The Marquess of Abergavenny

Arms of the Marquess of Abergavenny
Born (1853-03-04)4 March 1853
Died 13 October 1927(1927-10-13) (aged 74)
Title Marquess of Abergavenny
Tenure 12 December 1915 – 13 October 1927
Other titles 6th Earl of Abergavenny
2nd Earl of Lewes
6th Viscount Nevill
Successor Henry Nevill, 3rd Marquess
Parents William Nevill, 1st Marquess of Abergavenny
Caroline Vanden-Bempdé Johnstone

Reginald William Bransby Nevill, 2nd Marquess of Abergavenny JP (4 March 1853 – 13 October 1927), styled Viscount Nevill between 1868 and 1876 and Earl of Lewes between 1876 and 1915, was a British peer.

Early Life

Nevill was the eldest son of William Nevill, 1st Marquess of Abergavenny, by Caroline Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, daughter of Sir John Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, 2nd Baronet. He was educated at Eton.


He was a Justice of the Peace for Kent. Lord Abergavenny died at Cheadle Royal, Cheshire, in October 1927, aged 74. He never married and was succeeded in the marquessate by his younger brother, Lord Henry Nevill.[1]


Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
William Nevill
Marquess of Abergavenny
Succeeded by
Henry Nevill
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