He was a descendant of the poet and adventurer Lord Byron (born 1788), via his daughter Ada Lovelace (born 1815), arguably the world's first computer programmer.  In 1911, 1912 and 1913 he was international amateur tennis champion. Noel was 84 years old at the time of death.
The children inherited an intellectual and artistic heritage from their maternal grandparents, poet Wilfrid Scawen Blunt and his wife Lady Anne Blunt, daughter of the Honourable Ada Lovelace, and granddaughter of Lord Byron.
When the British entered World War II, he was posted by the military to North Africa, but due to an automotive accident, was invalided out to desk duty, which his son describes as extremely frustrating for someone who was used to being athletic and active. It is possible to see Lytton's frescos reflecting his experiences in the war on display in Balcombe village's Victory Hall . During World War I, Neville Lytton served as an officer on the Western Front and saw active duty at both the Somme and Amiens. He was born in Simla in British India, during the time when his father was Viceroy of India. Shortly after the end of the war both Britain's Imperial War Museum, and France's Musée de Guerre acquired examples of his art, some of which had apparently travelled with him on his postings . Her daughter Anne (born 1837) married the poet Wilfrid Scawen Blunt; their daughter Judith Blunt-Lytton was Noel's mother. On moving to Exmoor to farm, he dropped the '-Milbanke' from the family name and kept merely the 'Lytton'.
Noel passed away on January 18, 1985 at the age of 84. Neville Lytton succeeded his brother as the 3rd Earl of Lytton in 1947 and was himself succeeded by his son in 1951. Recently Passed Away Celebrities and Famous People.
Brother of Anne Lytton and Winifred Tryon, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Noel_Anthony_Scawen_Lytton-Milbanke,_4th_Earl_of_Lytton. There, he also met his wife, Clarissa Palmer, daughter of Brigadier General Cyril Eustace Palmer R.A. They married in 1946 and had five children: John Peter Michael, eventual 5th Earl of Lytton and 18th Baron Wentworth; the Hon.
Kellogg Arabian Horse Library at Cal Poly Pomona. Earl of Lytton: | | ||| | Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton ... World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the … He was educated at Sandhurst and was commissioned in the Rifle Brigade.
Lytton was the fourth but eldest surviving son of Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton and Edith Villiers, daughter of Edward Ernest Villiers and granddaughter of George Villiers. Noel was 84 years old at the time of death. Son of Neville Bulwer-Lytton, 3rd Earl of Lytton and Judith Blunt-Lytton, 16th Baroness Wentworth Noel Lytton succeeded his father as the 4th Earl of Lytton in 1951, and his mother as 17th Baron Wentworth in 1957. A profile sketch of the Earl may be viewed at the National Portrait Gallery. A second marriage to Alexandra Fortel produced a fourth child, Lady Madeleine Elizabeth Lytton; the Earl and his second family resided in France . He was a son of Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton and grandson of the famous novelists, Edward Bulwer-Lytton and Rosina Doyle Wheeler.Neville Lytton was born in India while his father served as viceroy. He was a descendant of the poet and adventurer Lord Byron (born 1788), via his daughter Ada Lovelace (born 1815), arguably the world's first computer programmer. He was raised just east of the Sussex town of Crawley, in the mansion built by his maternal grandparents on the grounds of their renowned horse breeding establishment, the Crabbet Arabian Stud.
He married Judith Blunt, later Baroness Wentworth in her own right, in Cairo in 1899.