D'Abernon, Edgar Vincent 16th Bt., 1st Viscount D'Abernon Sir
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A Member of Parliament for Exeter from 1899-1906 and Ambassador at Berlin from 1920-26, Sir Edgar married Lady Helen Venetia Duncombe, daughter of the 1st Earl of Feversham, on 24 September 1890. He was made a Privy Counsellor in 1920, and was a Knight Commander of the Order of St. Michael and St. George, a Knight Grand Cross of that order (1917) and of the Order of the Bath (1926). Created Baron D'Abernon in 1914 and Viscount D'Abernon in 1926, Sir Edgar also served on many boards and commissions.