John Francis Amherst Cecil (1890-1954)
Hon. John Francis Amherst Cecil
He was born in England and educated at Eton College and Oxford University. In 1923, he was posted to America as the first secretary at the British Embassy in Washington D.C. He was married to the sole heiress of Biltmore the following year and subsequently resigned from his post in Washington. They had two sons.
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 19/07/2019 and last updated on 19/07/2019.