Margaret Taubman1

F, #153781, b. 1750, d. 1 February 1778
Last Edited=7 Nov 2007
     Margaret Taubman was born in 1750 at The Bowling Green, Castletown, Isle of Man.1 She was the daughter of John Taubman and Esther Christian.1 She married John Christian Curwen, son of John Christian and Jane Curwen, on 10 September 1775 at Kirk Maughold, Isle of Man.1 She died on 1 February 1778 at Peel, Isle of Man.1 She was buried in 1778 at Kirk Malew, Isle of Man.1
      From 10 September 1775, her married name became Christian.2

Child of Margaret Taubman and John Christian Curwen

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 2, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]

John Taubman1

M, #153782, d. circa 1799
Last Edited=1 Mar 2009
     John Taubman married Esther Christian, daughter of Deemster Nicholas Christian.1 He died circa 1799 at Castletown, Isle of Man.2
     He held the office of Member of the House of Keys (M.H.K.).1 He held the office of Speaker of the House of Keys [Isle of Man] between 1780 and 1799.2

Children of John Taubman and Esther Christian

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.

Esther Christian1

F, #153783
Last Edited=7 Nov 2007
     Esther Christian was born at Ballastole, Ramsey, Isle of Man.1 She was the daughter of Deemster Nicholas Christian.1 She married John Taubman.1 She died at The Bowling Green, Castletown, Isle of Man.1
      Her married name became Taubman.1

Children of Esther Christian and John Taubman

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Sir Arthur Bassett1

M, #153784
Last Edited=8 Nov 2007
     Sir Arthur Bassett married Eleanor Chichester, daughter of Sir John Chichester and Gertrude Courtenay.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1473. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Deemster John Christian1

M, #153785, b. 12 July 1776, d. 27 February 1852
Last Edited=6 Nov 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.1%
     Deemster John Christian was born on 12 July 1776 at The Bowling Green, Castletown, Isle of Man.1 He was the son of John Christian Curwen and Margaret Taubman.1 He married Susanna Allen, daughter of Lewis Robert Allen and Susanna Bell, on 23 April 1807.1 He died on 27 February 1852 at age 75 at Milntown, Lezayre, Isle of Man.1 He was buried on 5 March 1852 at Kirk Lezayre, Isle of Man.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.2 He was educated at Edinburgh Academy, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2 He graduated from St. John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1798 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn on 23 January 1798.1 He graduated from St. John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1801 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He was registered as a Barrister-at-Law in 1803.1 He held the office of Member of the House of Keys (M.H.K.).2 He held the office of Deemster between 2 June 1822 and 1852.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Somerset.1 From his marriage in 1807 until 1822 he lived at Ewanrigg Hall, Cumberland, and then, on his appointment as Deemster, moved to Fort Anne, Douglas, Isle of Man. In 1830, having had the ancient ancestral home, Milntown, restored, he moved to it with his family, the first Christian to have lived there for a century and a half.1

Children of Deemster John Christian and Susanna Allen

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 2, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]


Isabella Curwen1

F, #153786, b. 3 October 1765, d. 18 April 1820
Last Edited=7 Nov 2007
     Isabella Curwen was born on 3 October 1765 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.1 She was the daughter of Henry Curwen and Isabella Gale.1 She married John Christian Curwen, son of John Christian and Jane Curwen, on 9 October 1782 in a Edinburgh, Scotland marriage.1 She died on 18 April 1820 at age 54 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.1 She was buried in April 1820 at Workington, Cumberland, England.1
      From 9 October 1782, her married name became Christian.2

Children of Isabella Curwen and John Christian Curwen

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S1073] Robin F. Balfour, "re: Admiral Arthur Christian," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 7 April 2004. Hereinafter cited as "re: Admiral Arthur Christian."

Henry Curwen1

M, #153787, b. circa 1730, d. December 1778
Last Edited=7 Nov 2007
     Henry Curwen was born circa 1730 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.1 He was the son of Eldred Curwen.1 He married Isabella Gale, daughter of William Gale.1 He died in December 1778 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.).1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Cumberland.2

Child of Henry Curwen and Isabella Gale

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 2, page 98. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]

Henry Christian Curwen1

M, #153788, b. 5 December 1783, d. 20 October 1860
Last Edited=25 Jun 2007
Consanguinity Index=3.13%
     Henry Christian Curwen was born on 5 December 1783 at Ewanrigg Hall, Dearham, Cumberland, England.1 He was the son of John Christian Curwen and Isabella Curwen.1 He married Jane Stanley, daughter of Edward Stanley and Julia Christian.1 He died on 20 October 1860 at age 76 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.1
     He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).2 He held the office of High Sheriff of Cumberland in 1834.1

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S98] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 5th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1875), page 1551. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 5th ed.

Isabella Curwen1

F, #153789, b. 1806, d. 1848
Last Edited=6 Aug 2007
Consanguinity Index=7.03%
     Isabella Curwen was born in 1806 at Workington Hall, Cumberland, England.2 She was the daughter of Henry Christian Curwen and Jane Stanley.1,2 She married Reverend John Wordsworth, son of William Wordsworth and Mary Hutchinson, in October 1830.1 She died in 1848 at Lucca, Italy.2,1
      From October 1830, her married name became Wordsworth.1

Citations

  1. [S98] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 5th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1875), page 1551. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 5th ed.
  2. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Reverend John Wordsworth1

M, #153790, b. 18 June 1803, d. 1875
Last Edited=6 Aug 2007
     Reverend John Wordsworth was born on 18 June 1803.1 He was the son of William Wordsworth and Mary Hutchinson.1 He married, secondly, Helen Ross, daughter of Donald Ross.1 He married, firstly, Isabella Curwen, daughter of Henry Christian Curwen and Jane Stanley, in October 1830.1 He married, thirdly, Mariann Dolan, daughter of Luke Dolan, in 1856.1 He died in 1875 at Moresby, Cumberland, England.2
     He graduated with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He was the Rector at Brigham, Cumberland, England.1 He was the Rector at Plumblands, Cumberland, England.1

Citations

  1. [S98] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 5th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1875), page 1551. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 5th ed.
  2. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.