John Blundell Leigh1

M, #14391, b. 13 December 1858, d. 27 July 1931
Last Edited=27 Sep 2010
     John Blundell Leigh was born on 13 December 1858.2 He was the son of Henry Blundell Leigh and Henrietta Dorothy Hawkes.1,2 He married, firstly, Lady Rose Nevill, daughter of Sir William Nevill, 1st Marquess of Abergavenny and Caroline Vanden-Bempde-Johnstone, on 14 June 1887.1 He and Lady Rose Nevill were divorced in 1899.1 He married, secondly, Helen Blanche Forbes, daughter of Sir Charles John Forbes of Newe, 4th Bt. and Helen Moncreiffe, on 16 January 1901.2 He died on 27 July 1931 at age 72.1
     He lived at Harley Street, London, England.3 He lived at Manor House, Stratton Audley, Oxfordshire, England.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).1

Child of John Blundell Leigh and Lady Rose Nevill

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 444. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1459. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny1

M, #14392, b. 28 June 1792, d. 17 August 1868
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny
by John Lucas, 1863 2
     William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny was born on 28 June 1792.1 He was the son of Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny and Mary Robinson.1 He was baptised on 5 August 1792 at Isleworth, London, England.1 He married Caroline Leeke, daughter of Ralph Leeke and Honora Frances Harvey Thursby, on 7 September 1824.1 He died on 17 August 1868 at age 76 at Birling Manor, Birling, Kent, England.3 He was buried at Birling Manor, Birling, Kent, England.3 His will (dated at under £300,000) was probated on 14 October 1868.3
     He graduated from Magdalene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1816 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Nevill, of Birling, Kent [G.B., 1784] on 12 April 1845.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Abergavenny, co. Monmouth [G.B., 1784] on 12 April 1845.1 He succeeded to the title of 18th Lord of Abergavenny [E., 1450] on 12 April 1845.1 He was the Vicar at Frant, Sussex, England.1 He was the Rector at Birling, Kent, England. He held the office of Chaplain to King William IV.

Children of William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny and Caroline Leeke

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 43. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 44.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Caroline Leeke1

F, #14393, d. 19 May 1873
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
Caroline, Countess of Abergavenny
by John Lucas, 1863 2
     Caroline Leeke was the daughter of Ralph Leeke and Honora Frances Harvey Thursby.1 She married William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny, son of Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny and Mary Robinson, on 7 September 1824.3 She died on 19 May 1873 at Birling Manor, Birling, Kent, England.1 Her will (dated at under £35,000) was probated on 17 July 1875.1
      Her married name became Nevill. As a result of her marriage, Caroline Leeke was styled as Countess of Abergavenny on 12 April 1845.

Children of Caroline Leeke and William Nevill, 4th Earl of Abergavenny

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 44. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 43.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny1

M, #14394, b. 22 February 1755, d. 27 March 1843
Last Edited=12 Nov 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny was born on 22 February 1755.1 He was the son of George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny and Henrietta Pelham.1 He was baptised on 19 March 1755 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 He married Mary Robinson, daughter of John Robinson and Elizabeth Smith, on 3 October 1781.1 He died on 27 March 1843 at age 88 at Eridge Castle, Eridge Green, Sussex, England.2 He was buried on 4 April 1843 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.2 His will was probated in April 1843.2
     He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 8 March 1776 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Seaford in 1784.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Monmouthshire from 1784 to 1785.1 He succeeded to the title of 16th Lord Abergavenny [E., 1450] on 9 September 1785.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Abergavenny, co. Monmouth [G.B., 1784] on 9 September 1785.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Nevill, of Birling, Kent [G.B., 1784] on 9 September 1785.1 He held the office of Recorder of Harwich.1 Circa 1790 he repaired the old family place of Eridge, and adopted it as his chief residence.1 In 1805 he sold the newly acquired estate of Kidbrook.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 23 May 1814.1

Children of Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny and Mary Robinson

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 42. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 43.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Mary Robinson1

F, #14395, b. circa 1760, d. 26 October 1796
Last Edited=12 Nov 2013
     Mary Robinson was born circa 1760.2 She was the daughter of John Robinson and Elizabeth Smith.1,2 She married Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny, son of George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny and Henrietta Pelham, on 3 October 1781.1 She died on 26 October 1796 at Hot Wells, Clifton, Gloucestershire, England.2 She was buried on 5 November 1796.2
      From 3 October 1781, her married name became Neville.1 As a result of her marriage, Mary Robinson was styled as Countess of Abergavenny on 9 September 1785.

Children of Mary Robinson and Henry Nevill, 2nd Earl of Abergavenny

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 42. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 43.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny1

M, #14396, b. 24 June 1727, d. 9 September 1785
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
     George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny was born on 24 June 1727.1 He was the son of William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny and Katharine Tatton.1 He was baptised on 14 July 1727 at St. Margaret's Church, Westminster, London, England, with George II Augustus Hanover, King of Great Britain as his godparent(s).1 He married Henrietta Pelham, daughter of Thomas Pelham and Annetta Bridges, on 5 February 1753 at Stanmer, Sussex, England.1 He died on 9 September 1785 at age 58.1 He was buried at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 His will (dated at £20,000 and £1,200 p.a.) was probated in September 1785.1
     He succeeded to the title of 15th Lord Abergavenny [E., 1450] on 21 September 1744.1 He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 14 February 1744/45.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Sussex between July 1757 and July 1761.1 He was created 1st Viscount Nevill, of Birling, Kent [Great Britain] on 17 May 1784. He was created 1st Earl of Abergavenny, co. Monmouth [Great Britain] on 17 May 1784.1

Children of George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny and Henrietta Pelham

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 42. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Henrietta Pelham1

F, #14397, b. 1 August 1730, d. 31 August 1768
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
Henrietta Pelham
by William Hoare 2
     Henrietta Pelham was born on 1 August 1730.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Pelham and Annetta Bridges.1 She was baptised on 22 August 1730 at St. Anne's, Westminster, London, England.1 She married, firstly, Hon. Richard Temple on 18 May 1748.3 She married, secondly, George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny, son of William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny and Katharine Tatton, on 5 February 1753 at Stanmer, Sussex, England.1 She died on 31 August 1768 at age 38.1 She was buried on 8 September 1768 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 She died intestate and her estate was administered on 24 July 1779.1
     She was also known as Harriet Pelham.3 From 18 May 1748, her married name became Temple. From 5 February 1753, her married name became Neville. As a result of her marriage, Henrietta Pelham was styled as Lady Abergavenny on 5 February 1753.

Children of Henrietta Pelham and George Neville, 1st Earl of Abergavenny

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 42. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 772. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny1

M, #14398, d. 21 September 1744
Last Edited=18 Jan 2011
     William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny was the son of Captain Edward Neville and Hannah Thorp.1 He married, firstly, Katharine Tatton, daughter of Lt.-Gen. William Tatton, on 20 May 1725.1 He married, secondly, Lady Rebecca Herbert, daughter of Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke and Margaret Sawyer, on 20 May 1732.2 He died on 21 September 1744 at Bath, Somerset, England.1 He was buried on 30 September 1744 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 He died intestate and his estate was administered on 20 November 1744.1
     He succeeded to the title of 14th Lord Abergavenny [E., 1450] on 9 October 1724.1 In 1730 he built a residence at Kidbrook in East Grinstead, Sussex, and ceased to inhabit the old family mansion at Birling.1 He was Captain of the Yeomen of the Guard in 1737.1 He held the office of Master of the Jewel Office on 10 February 1738/39.1

Children of William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny and Katharine Tatton

Child of William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny and Lady Rebecca Herbert

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 40. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 42.
  4. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

General John Thomas1

M, #14399
Last Edited=22 Jan 2013
     General John Thomas was the son of Sir Edmond Thomas, 2nd Bt. and Mary Howe.1,2 He married Lady Sophia van Keppel, daughter of Arnold Joost van Keppel, 1st Earl of Albemarle and Gertrude de Quirna van der Duyn, in 1731.1

Children of General John Thomas and Lady Sophia van Keppel

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 47. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Rebecca Herbert1

F, #14400, d. 20 October 1758
Last Edited=20 Jan 2011
     Lady Rebecca Herbert was the daughter of Thomas Herbert, 8th Earl of Pembroke and Margaret Sawyer.1 She married William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny, son of Captain Edward Neville and Hannah Thorp, on 20 May 1732.2 She died on 20 October 1758 at Gaddesden, Hertfordshire, England.1 She was buried at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 Her will was probated on 7 November 1758.1
      From 20 May 1732, her married name became Neville.2 As a result of her marriage, Lady Rebecca Herbert was styled as Lady Abergavenny on 20 May 1732.

Child of Lady Rebecca Herbert and William Neville, 14th Lord Abergavenny

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 40. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]