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Jocelyn Brudenell Pelham, 6th Earl of Chichester, J.P. O.B.E. (21 May 1871 - 14 November 1926)[1] was a British nobleman.[2]

The elder son of Francis Pelham, 5th Earl of Chichester, and Alice, the daughter of 1st Baron Wolverton, he was educated at Eton.[3] In 1898 he married Ruth Buxton with whom he had three children. He was a Deputy Lieutenant of Sussex; a Public Works Loan Commissioner and a Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel of the Royal Sussex Regiment.[4]


  1. Lord Chichester. The Times (London, England), Monday, Nov 15, 1926; pg. 19; Issue 44429
  2. ‘CHICHESTER’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2016; online edn, Oxford University Press, 2014 ; online edn, April 2014 accessed 5 April 2017
  3. Cricinfo
  4. National Archives
Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Francis Pelham, 5th Earl of Chichester
Earl of Chichester
Succeeded by
Francis Pelham, 7th Earl of Chichester

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