Thomas Blake1

M, #143871, d. 20 January 1574
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Thomas Blake was the son of Valentine Blake and Eveline Lynch.1,2 He died on 20 January 1574.1 An inquest post mortem was held for his on 21 July 1576.2
     He held the office of Mayor of Galway in 1545.2 He held the office of Mayor of Galway in 1545.1 He held the office of Mayor of Galway in 1562.2 He was seised of the castle and lands of Ballimacroe, (now Carnmore), near Galway.2 He held the castle and lands of Ballimacroe (now Carnmore), County Galway, which was granted in 1277 to his ancestor, Richard Caddle ('Niger' or 'The Dark').1

Child of Thomas Blake

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Valentine Blake1

M, #143872, d. 1499
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011
     Valentine Blake was the son of John Blake and Juliana French.2 He married, firstly, Margaret Skerrett.2 He married, secondly, Eveline Lynch, daughter of Geoffrey Lynch.2 He died in 1499.1 His will (dated 12 July 1499) was probated on 26 July 1499.2
      Vadyn.3 He was mentioned in the will of his father, John Blake, written on 14 March 1468.4,2 He was the executor of the last will, dated 1488 of William Blake; recommending his son and daughters to his brother Valentine's care.2

Child of Valentine Blake and Margaret Skerrett

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Captain James Blake1

M, #143873, d. 20 February 1635
Last Edited=31 Oct 2014
     Captain James Blake was the son of Walter Blake and Juliana Browne.1 He married Margery Browne, daughter of Dominick Browne and Be Bhínn O'Flaherty.1 He died on 20 February 1635.1
     He was the ancestor of the Blakes of Drum.1

Children of Captain James Blake and Margery Browne

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Margery Browne1

F, #143874
Last Edited=10 Nov 2011
     Margery Browne is the daughter of Dominick Browne and Be Bhínn O'Flaherty.1,2 She married Captain James Blake, son of Walter Blake and Juliana Browne.1
      Her married name became Blake.1

Children of Margery Browne and Captain James Blake

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Dominick Browne1

M, #143875, d. 1596
Last Edited=31 Oct 2014
     Dominick Browne was the son of William Browne and Anastasia Blake.2 He married Be Bhínn O'Flaherty, daughter of Sir Morogh O'Flaherty.2 He died in 1596.2
     He lived at Galway, County Galway, Ireland.3 He held the office of Alderman.1 He held the office of Mayor of Galway in 1575.2 In 1585 he was party to an agreement known as the Galway Compositions between Queen Elizabeth I's Lord Deputy Sir John Perrott and the chieftains and freeholders of Galway, in which his title to extensive estates in County Galway was thereby confirmed.2 He lived at Carra Browne, County Galway, Ireland.2 He lived at Barna, County Galway, Ireland.2

Children of Dominick Browne and Be Bhínn O'Flaherty

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]


Robert Blake1

M, #143876
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Robert Blake is the son of Walter Blake and Juliana Browne.1 He married Juliana Lynch.1
     He held the office of Mayor of Galway in 1624.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Juliana Lynch1

F, #143877
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Juliana Lynch married Robert Blake, son of Walter Blake and Juliana Browne.1
      Her married name became Blake.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Nicholas Blake1

M, #143878
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Nicholas Blake is the son of Robert Blake and Juliana Lynch.2 He married unknown Stanton.1

Child of Nicholas Blake and unknown Stanton

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Blake1

M, #143879
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Robert Blake was the son of Nicholas Blake and unknown Stanton.2,3 He married Sarah Blake, daughter of Sir Francis Blake and Elizabeth Carr, on 4 March 1699.3
     He lived at Twisel Castle, County Durham, England.1

Child of Robert Blake and Sarah Blake

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 V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976 Blake, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt.1

M, #143880, b. circa 1709, d. 29 March 1780
Last Edited=22 Mar 2008
     Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt. was born circa 1709.2 He was the son of Robert Blake and Sarah Blake.1,2 He married Isabel Ayton, daughter of Samuel Ayton, before 1734.2 He died on 29 March 1780 at Tinmouth, England.2 He was buried at Houghton-le-Spring, County Durham, England.2
     He matriculated at Lincoln College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 1 July 1725.2 In 1745 he took an active part in supporting the Government during the Jacobite Uprising.2 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) in 1746.2 He was created 1st Baronet Blake, of Twisel Castle, co. Durham [Great Britain] on 25 May 1774.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt. and Isabel Ayton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 388. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Sir Francis Blake". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.