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Sir Thomas West, 1st Baron West,
Reginald West, 3rd Baron West
and 6th Baron De La Warr [through his mother],
died 1451, had issue:
And ancestor in male line of:
Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr
the title was disbarred and then re-created,
he was Governor of Virginia 1610-18,
carried out war against the Native Americans,
the state of Delaware in the US is named after him, as is the Delaware River and the "Delaware Indians".
George John West, 5th Earl De La Warr
mar Elizabeth Sackville [born 1795, descendant of Edward III],
adopted the name Sackville-West, his descendants later just Sackville,
the title Baron Buckhurst (extinct 1843) was re-created for this branch 1864,
he died 1869,
she died 1870,
The movie Orlando (1992) with Tilda Swinton.