Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax


Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax

Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax, of Hethersett in the County of Norfolk, is a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1957 for the businessman and public servant Harold Vincent Mackintosh. He was the owner of the confectionary business of John Mackintosh & Sons Ltd and for many years Chairman of the National Savings Committee. Mackintosh had already been created a Baronet, of Halifax in the County of York, on 28 January 1935, and Baron Mackintosh of Halifax, of Hethersett in the County of Norfolk, in 1948. He served as Chancellor of the University of East Anglia between 1962 and 1964.

As of 2006 the titles are held by his grandson, the third Viscount, who succeeded his father in 1980.

Viscounts Mackintosh of Halifax (1957)

*Harold Vincent Mackintosh, 1st Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax (1891-1964)
*John Mackintosh, 2nd Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax (1921-1980)
*John Clive Mackintosh, 3rd Viscount Mackintosh of Halifax (b. 1958)

The Heir Apparent is the present holder's son Hon. Thomas Harold George Mackintosh (b. 8 February 1985)

Also titled is his Younger Brother Hon. George John Frank Mackintosh (b. 24 October 1988)

References

*Kidd, Charles, Williamson, David (editors). "Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage" (1990 edition). New York: St Martin's Press, 1990.
* [http://www.angeltowns.com/town/peerage/ Leigh Rayment's Peerage Page]


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