Lt.-Col. Joseph Stopford1

M, #229551, d. before 25 October 1707
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Lt.-Col. Joseph Stopford was the son of James Stopford and Elizabeth Morewood.1 He married Elizabeth Boate, daughter of Godfrey Boate.1 He died before 25 October 1707.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Colonel Richard Gorge's Regiment of Foot.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Richard Brooking1

M, #229552
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Richard Brooking married Elizabeth Boate, daughter of Godfrey Boate.1
     He lived at Totnes, Devon, England.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Mary Forth1

F, #229553
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Mary Forth is the daughter of Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Forth.1 She married James Stopford, son of William Stopford and Mary ffarington.1
      Her married name became Stopford.1

Children of Mary Forth and James Stopford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Forth1

M, #229554
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007

Child of Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Forth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Emily Stopford1

F, #229555
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Emily Stopford is the daughter of James Stopford and Mary Forth.1 She married Theophilus Butler, 1st Baron Newtown-Butler.1
      Her married name became Butler.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Theophilus Butler, 1st Baron Newtown-Butler1

M, #229556, d. 11 March 1723/24
Last Edited=8 Feb 2011
     Theophilus Butler, 1st Baron Newtown-Butler married Emily Stopford, daughter of James Stopford and Mary Forth.1 He died on 11 March 1723/24.1
     He gained the title of 1st Baron Newtown-Butler.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Dorothy Stopford1

F, #229557, d. 10 April 1729
Last Edited=10 Feb 2012
     Dorothy Stopford was the daughter of James Stopford and Mary Forth.1 She married, firstly, Edward Brabazon, 4th Earl of Meath, son of Edward Brabazon, 2nd Earl of Meath and Mary Chambré, on 22 September 1704.1 She married, secondly, Lt.-Gen. Richard Gorges in December 1716.1 She died on 10 April 1729.1
      Dorothy Stopford also went by the nick-name of 'the Countess Doll'.1 As a result of her marriage, Dorothy Stopford was styled as Countess of Meath on 22 September 1704. From 22 September 1704, her married name became Brabazon.1 From December 1716, her married name became Gorges.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Edward Brabazon, 4th Earl of Meath1

M, #229558, b. circa 1638, d. 22 February 1707/8
Last Edited=10 Feb 2012
     Edward Brabazon, 4th Earl of Meath was born circa 1638.1 He was the son of Edward Brabazon, 2nd Earl of Meath and Mary Chambré.2 He married, firstly, Cecilia Brereton, daughter of Sir William Brereton, 1st Bt., before 1677.2 He married, secondly, Dorothy Stopford, daughter of James Stopford and Mary Forth, on 22 September 1704.1 He died on 22 February 1707/8, without issue.1
     He gained the rank of Captain of Foot in 1661.2 He gained the rank of Captain of Horse.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Wicklow between June 1666 and August 1666.2 He held the office of Ranger of Phoenix Park in 1675.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] in 1679.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Meath [I., 1627] circa 28 February 1684/85.2 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Brabazon, Baron of Ardee, co. Louth [I., 1616] circa 28 February 1684/85.2 In May 1689 he was attainted by King James II's Irish Parliament.2 He fought in the Battle of the Boyne in 1690, in command of a Williamite regiment.2 He fought in the Siege of Limerick in 1690.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Jones1

M, #229559
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Thomas Jones lived at Courtown, County Wexford, Ireland.1

Child of Thomas Jones

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Captain William Stopford1

M, #229560, d. December 1760
Last Edited=26 Apr 2007
     Captain William Stopford was the son of James Stopford and Frances Jones.1 He died in December 1760.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Army.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 923. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]