Charles Hamilton, 5th Earl of Abercorn1

M, #110261, b. between 1660 and 1668, d. June 1701
Last Edited=21 Jan 2011
     Charles Hamilton, 5th Earl of Abercorn was born between 1660 and 1668.2 He was the son of George Hamilton, 4th Lord Hamilton and Elizabeth Fagan.1 He married Catharine Hamilton, daughter of James Hamilton, Lord Paisley and Catherine Lenthall, after 1686.2 He died in June 1701 at Strabane, Ireland, without survivng issue.1 His will was probated on 16 May 1704.2
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Abercorn, co. Linlithgow [S., 1603] in August 1691. He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Paisley, co. Renfrew [S., 1587] in August 1691. He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Abercorn [S., 1606] in August 1691.2 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Paisley, Hamilton, Mountcashell and Kirkpatrick [S., 1606] in August 1691. He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Hamilton, Baron of Strabane, co. Tyrone [I., 1617] on 24 May 1692, after obtaining by Royal Letters a reversal of the attainder of his brother, Claud.1 On 16 July 1697 he was tried for the murder of Mr. Prior of Burford, and was acquitted.2 His last will was dated 7 August 1697.3

Child of Charles Hamilton, 5th Earl of Abercorn and Catharine Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XII/1, page 320. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 5.
  3. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 52. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.

Catharine Hamilton1

F, #110262, b. circa 1653, d. 24 May 1723
Last Edited=21 Jan 2011
     Catharine Hamilton was born circa 1653.1 She was the daughter of James Hamilton, Lord Paisley and Catherine Lenthall.1 She married, firstly, William Lenthall, son of Sir John Lenthall, before 1686.1 She married, secondly, Charles Hamilton, 5th Earl of Abercorn, son of George Hamilton, 4th Lord Hamilton and Elizabeth Fagan, after 1686.1 She died on 24 May 1723 at Pall Mall, St. James's, London, England.1 She was buried at Henry VII's Chapel, Westminster, London, England.1 Her will (dated 17 Aug 1722) was probated on 24 May 1723.1

Child of Catharine Hamilton and Charles Hamilton, 5th Earl of Abercorn

Children of Catharine Hamilton and William Lenthall

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 5. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 52. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage, volume I, page 49.

Elizabeth Colepeper1

F, #110263, b. circa 1637, d. 1709
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
     Elizabeth Colepeper was born circa 1637.2 She was the daughter of John Colepeper, 1st Lord Colepeper of Thoresway and Judith Colepepper.1,2 She married Colonel James Hamilton, son of Hon. Sir George Hamilton, 1st Bt. and Lady Mary Butler, in 1661.3 She died in 1709.3 She was buried at Hollingbourne, Kent, England.2
      From 1661, her married name became Hamilton. She was Maid of Honour to Mary, Princess of Orange.2

Children of Elizabeth Colepeper and Colonel James Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 57. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 4. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

John Colepeper, 1st Lord Colepeper of Thoresway1

M, #110264, d. July 1660
Last Edited=11 Aug 2011
     John Colepeper, 1st Lord Colepeper of Thoresway married Judith Colepepper, daughter of Sir Thomas Colepepper.2 He died in July 1660.2
     He gained the title of 1st Lord Colepeper of Thoresway.1

Children of John Colepeper, 1st Lord Colepeper of Thoresway and Judith Colepepper

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 57. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 364.

Jane Hannay1

F, #110265, d. circa November 1684
Last Edited=8 Oct 2011
     Jane Hannay was the daughter of Sir Robert Hannay of Mochrum, 1st Bt. and Jane Stewart.1,2 She married, firstly, Charles Coote, 1st Earl of Mountrath, son of Sir Charles Coote, 1st Bt. and Dorothea Cuffe, before May 1645.3 She married, secondly, Sir Robert Reading, 1st and last Bt. circa 1662.3 She died circa November 1684.3 She was buried on 18 November 1684 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England.3
      From before May 1645, her married name became Coote.3 As a result of her marriage, Jane Hannay was styled as Countess of Mountrath before May 1645.1 From circa 1662, her married name became Reading.3

Child of Jane Hannay and Sir Robert Reading, 1st and last Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 335. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume IX, page 359. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 6.


Sir Robert Hannay of Mochrum, 1st Bt.1

M, #110266, b. circa 1598, d. 8 January 1657/58
Last Edited=8 Oct 2011
     Sir Robert Hannay of Mochrum, 1st Bt. was born circa 1598.2 He was the son of Alexander Hannay of Sorbie.3 He married Jane Stewart.1 He died on 8 January 1657/58 at Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.4,1 He was buried on 24 January 1657/58 at Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.4 He died intestate and his estate was administered to his son, Sir Robert Hannay on 29 November 1658.4
     He held the office of Clerk of the Nichells [Ireland] between 19 October 1629 and 30 May 1639.4 He was created 1st Baronet Hannay, of Mochrum, co. Kirkcudbright [Nova Scotia] on 31 March 1630, with a special remainder to his heirs male.4

Children of Sir Robert Hannay of Mochrum, 1st Bt. and Jane Stewart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1767. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1625] Frank Lawler, "re: Hannay Family," e-mail message to David Arathoon, 1 March 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Hannay Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 372. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  5. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume II, page 335.
  6. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume IV, page 210.

James Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn1

M, #110267, b. 22 March 1685/86, d. 11 January 1743/44
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
     James Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn was born on 22 March 1685/86.1 He was the son of James Hamilton, 6th Earl of Abercorn and Hon. Elizabeth Reading.1 He married Anne Plumer, daughter of Colonel John Plumer and Mary Hale, between 26 March 1711 and 28 April 1711 at Widford, Hertfordshire, England.1 He died on 11 January 1743/44 at age 57.1 He was buried on 16 January 1743/44.1
     He was styled as Lord Paisley between 1701 and 1734.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) on 10 November 1715.1 He wrote the book Calculations and Tables on the Attractive Power of Lodestones, published 1729.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Paisley, co. Renfrew [S., 1587] on 28 November 1734. He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Hamilton, of Donalong, co. Tyrone and of Nenagh, co. Tipperary [I., 1660] on 28 November 1734. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Strabane [I., 1701] on 28 November 1734.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Hamilton, Baron of Strabane, co. Tyrone [I., 1617] on 28 November 1734.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Abercorn [S., 1606] on 28 November 1734.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Abercorn, co. Linlithgow [S., 1603] on 28 November 1734. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Mountcastle, co. Tyrone [I., 1701] on 28 November 1734.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Paisley, Hamilton, Mountcashell and Kirkpatrick [S., 1606] on 28 November 1734. He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 20 July 1738.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] on 26 September 1739.1

Children of James Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn and Anne Plumer

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 63. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 7.

Anne Plumer1

F, #110268, b. 29 June 1690, d. 7 August 1776
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
     Anne Plumer was born on 29 June 1690.1 She was the daughter of Colonel John Plumer and Mary Hale.1 She was baptised on 3 July 1690 at Ware, Hertfordshire, England.1 She married James Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn, son of James Hamilton, 6th Earl of Abercorn and Hon. Elizabeth Reading, between 26 March 1711 and 28 April 1711 at Widford, Hertfordshire, England.1 She died on 7 August 1776 at age 86 at London, England.1 She was buried on 13 August 1776.1 Her will (dated 24 June 1771) was probated on 10 August 1776.1
     As a result of her marriage, Anne Plumer was styled as Countess of Abercorn on 28 November 1734.1

Children of Anne Plumer and James Hamilton, 7th Earl of Abercorn

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 63. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 7.

Colonel John Plumer1

M, #110269
Last Edited=23 Jun 2002
     Colonel John Plumer married Mary Hale, daughter of William Hale.1
     He lived at Blakesware, Ware, Hertfordshire, England.1

Child of Colonel John Plumer and Mary Hale

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Mary Hale1

F, #110270
Last Edited=4 Sep 2008
     Mary Hale was the daughter of William Hale.1 She married Colonel John Plumer.1

Child of Mary Hale and Colonel John Plumer

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 6. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.