James Walter Grimston, 1st Earl of Verulam1

M, #20531, b. 26 September 1775, d. 17 November 1845
Last Edited=8 Oct 2011
     James Walter Grimston, 1st Earl of Verulam was born on 26 September 1775. He was the son of James Bucknall Grimston, 3rd Viscount Grimston and Harriot Walter.2 He married Lady Charlotte Jenkinson, daughter of Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool and Catherine Bishopp, on 11 August 1807.3 He died on 17 November 1845 at age 70.
     He gained the title of 1st Earl of Verulam.

Children of James Walter Grimston, 1st Earl of Verulam and Lady Charlotte Jenkinson

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 126. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 265.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2092. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 505.

Sir William Craven1

M, #20532, d. 18 July 1618
Last Edited=13 Dec 2014
Sir William Craven 2
     Sir William Craven was the son of William Craven and Beatrix Hunter.3 He married Elizabeth Whitmore, daughter of William Whitmore and Anne Bond.4 He died on 18 July 1618.4
     He held the office of Lord Mayor of London from 1610 to 1611.5 He held the office of Lord Mayor of London in 1618.4

Children of Sir William Craven and Elizabeth Whitmore

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 III, page 471. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 502.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 948. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 500.

Eliza Douglas of Lochleven1

F, #20533
Last Edited=14 Sep 2014
     Eliza Douglas of Lochleven married Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray, son of John Drummond, 1st Lord Drummond and Lady Elizabeth Lindsay.1
      Her married name became Drummond.1

Child of Eliza Douglas of Lochleven and Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray

Citations

  1. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  2. [S1224] Derek Hughes, "re: 1st Lord Drummond," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 22 December 2004, 13 February 2005 and 2 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: 1st Lord Drummond."

Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray1

M, #20534
Last Edited=14 Sep 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray is the son of John Drummond, 1st Lord Drummond and Lady Elizabeth Lindsay.1 He married Eliza Douglas of Lochleven.1

Child of Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray and Eliza Douglas of Lochleven

Citations

  1. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  2. [S1224] Derek Hughes, "re: 1st Lord Drummond," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 22 December 2004, 13 February 2005 and 2 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: 1st Lord Drummond."

Lt.-Gen. William Craven, 1st and last Earl of Craven1

M, #20535, b. 26 June 1608, d. 9 April 1697
Last Edited=14 Sep 2014
William Craven, 1st Earl of Craven
with Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia
by Sir Peter Lily 2
     Lt.-Gen. William Craven, 1st and last Earl of Craven was baptised on 26 June 1608 at St. Andrews Undershaft, England.1 He was the son of Sir William Craven and Elizabeth Whitmore.1 He died on 9 April 1697 at age 88 at Drury Lane, London, England, unmarried.3 He was buried at Binley, Coventry, Warwickshire, England.3 His will was probated on 11 April 1697.3
     He matriculated at Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 11 June 1623.1 He was invested as a Knight on 4 March 1626/27.1 He was created 1st Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, Berkshire [England] on 12 March 1626/27, with a special remainder to his brothers, John and Thomas (later extended to a cousin, William Craven, as well).1 He fought in the Capture of Kreuznach in 1632, where he was wounded.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 31 August 1636 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He fought in the Battle of Wesel in 1637, where he was captured by the Imperialists, and ransomed for £20,000.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1662 in the service of the Regiment of Foot.3 He held the office of a Lord Proprietor of Carolina in 1663.3 He was created 1st Viscount Craven of Uffington, Berkshire [England] on 16 March 1664/65.3 He was created 1st Earl of Craven, co. York [England] on 16 March 1664/65.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) between 11 April 1666 and 21 April 1679.3 He held the office of High Steward of Cambridge University between 1667 and 1697.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Middlesex between 1670 and 1689.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Southwark between 1670 and 1689.3 He was Colonel of the Coldstream Guards between 1670 and 1689.3 He was a commissioner for the government of Tangier in 1673.3 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1678.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) from 9 March 1680/81 to February 1688/89.3 His last will was dated from 4 July 1689 to 7 July 1691.
     On his death, all of honours became extinct except for his barony.3 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

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 III, page 500. 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 III, page 501.
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.


Lady Blanche Craven1

F, #20536, b. 24 December 1842, d. 16 March 1930
Last Edited=19 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Blanche Craven was born on 24 December 1842 at Coome Abbey, England.1 She was the daughter of William Craven, 2nd Earl of Craven and Lady Emily Mary Grimston.1 She married George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry, son of George William Coventry, Viscount Deerhurst and Harriet Anne Cockerell, on 25 January 1865 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 She died on 16 March 1930 at age 87 at Croome Court, Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, England.2 She was buried on 17 March 1930 at Croome Church, Worcestershire, England.2
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Blanche Craven was styled as Countess of Coventry on 25 January 1865. From 25 January 1865, her married name became Coventry.

Children of Lady Blanche Craven and George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry

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 III, page 476. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 212. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 933. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry1

M, #20537, b. 9 May 1838, d. 13 March 1930
Last Edited=18 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry was born on 9 May 1838 at Wilton Crescent, London, England.1 He was the son of George William Coventry, Viscount Deerhurst and Harriet Anne Cockerell.1 He married Lady Blanche Craven, daughter of William Craven, 2nd Earl of Craven and Lady Emily Mary Grimston, on 25 January 1865 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.2 He died on 13 March 1930 at age 91.3
     He succeeded to the title of 9th Viscount Deerhurst, of the hundred of Deerhurst, co. Gloucester [E., 1697] on 15 May 1843.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Earl of Coventry [E., 1697] on 15 May 1843.1 He was educated between 1851 and 1855 at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1,3 He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 13 March 1856.1 He held the office of Captain of the Gentlemen at Arms between 1877 and 1880.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 13 August 1877.1 He held the office of Captain of the Gentlemen at Arms between June 1885 and 1886.2 He held the office of Master of the Buckhounds between 1886 and 1892.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Worcestershire between 1891 and 1923.2 He held the office of Custos Rotulorum of Worcestershire between 1891 and 1923.2 He held the office of Master of the Buckhounds between 1895 and 1900.2 He held the office of President of the Royal Agricultural Society in 1899.2 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the 5th and 6th Battalions, Worcestershire Regiment.4 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the Worcestershire Volunteer Regiment.4 He held the office of High Steward of Twekesbury.4

Children of George William Coventry, 9th Earl of Coventry and Lady Blanche Craven

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 III, page 475. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 476.
  3. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 212. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 933. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Grimston Craven, 3rd Earl of Craven1

M, #20538, b. 16 March 1841, d. 7 December 1883
Last Edited=19 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     George Grimston Craven, 3rd Earl of Craven was born on 16 March 1841 at Charles Street, London, England.1 He was the son of William Craven, 2nd Earl of Craven and Lady Emily Mary Grimston.1 He married Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington, daughter of George William Barrington, 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Isabel Elizabeth Morritt, on 17 January 1867 at Shrivenham, Berkshire, England.1 He died on 7 December 1883 at age 42 at Ashdown Park, Berkshire, England, after a long illness.1 He was buried on 9 December 1883 at Binley, Coventry, Warwickshire, England.1
     He was educated at Harrow School, Harrow on the Hill, London, England.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1860 in the service of the Scots Fusiliers Guards.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1864.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount Uffington, co. Berkshire [U.K., 1801] on 25 August 1866.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, Berkshire [E., 1627] on 25 August 1866.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Craven [U.K., 1801] on 25 August 1866.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Warwickshire.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Berkshire between 1881 and 1883.1

Children of George Grimston Craven, 3rd Earl of Craven and Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington

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 III, page 506. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 178. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington1

F, #20539, b. 16 July 1848, d. 9 November 1924
Last Edited=18 May 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington was born on 16 July 1848 at Shrivenham House, Berkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George William Barrington, 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Isabel Elizabeth Morritt.1 She married George Grimston Craven, 3rd Earl of Craven, son of William Craven, 2nd Earl of Craven and Lady Emily Mary Grimston, on 17 January 1867 at Shrivenham, Berkshire, England.1 She died on 9 November 1924 at age 76 at Ashdown Park, Berkshire, England.2 She was buried on 14 November 1924 at Ashdown Park Chapel, Berkshire, England.2
      From 17 January 1867, her married name became Craven. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington was styled as Countess of Craven on 17 January 1867.

Children of Hon. Evelyn Laura Barrington and George Grimston Craven, 3rd Earl of Craven

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 III, page 506. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 217. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 949. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George William Barrington, 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass1

M, #20540, b. 14 February 1824, d. 6 November 1886
Last Edited=23 Oct 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     George William Barrington, 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass was born on 14 February 1824 at Lower Brook Street, London, England.1 He was the son of William Keppel Barrington, 6th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Hon. Jane Elizabeth Liddell.1 He married Isabel Elizabeth Morritt, daughter of John Morritt, Jr. and Mary Baillie, on 19 February 1846 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 He died on 6 November 1886 at age 62 at Grimsthorpe Castle, Lincolnshire, England, after a few hours illness.2 He was buried at Shrivenham, Berkshire, England.2 His will was probated on 10 February 1887, at over £43,000.1
     He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 20 October 1841.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for Eye between 1866 and 1880.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Baron Barrington of Newcastle, co. Limerick [I., 1720] on 9 February 1867.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass, co. Down [I., 1720] on 9 February 1867.1 He held the office of Vice-Chamberlain of the Household between 1874 and 1880.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 2 March 1874.1 He held the office of Private Secretary to the Prime Minister, 14th Earl of Derby.1 He was created 1st Baron Shute of Becket, co. Berks [U.K.] on 17 April 1880, with a special remainder to his brother, Hon. Percy Barrington.1 He held the office of Captain of the Yeoman of the Guard between 1885 and 1886.1 He held the office of Captain of the Gentlemen at Arms between August 1886 and November 1886.1

Children of George William Barrington, 7th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Isabel Elizabeth Morritt

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 434. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 434, says 's.p.' or without issue.
  3. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 142. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 506.