John Mackay1

M, #232151
Last Edited=29 May 2007
     John Mackay lived at Dunnet, Caithness, ScotlandG.1

Child of John Mackay

Citations

  1. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope1

M, #232152, b. 18 August 1870, d. 15 July 1946
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope was born on 18 August 1870.1 He was the son of Matthew Cope and Margaret Harrison.1 He married Helen Shuldham, daughter of Major Alexander Shuldham, on 5 September 1900.1 He died on 15 July 1946 at age 75.1
     He graduated from Clare College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG, with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1894 entitled to practise as a Barrister-at-Law.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Glamorgan, Llandaff and Barry Division between 1918 and 1929.1 He held the office of Junior Lord of the Treasury between 1923 and 1924.1 He held the office of Junior Lord of the Treasury between 1924 and 1928.1 He was Civil Commissioner for London and the Home Counties during the General Strike in 1926.1 He held the office of Comptroller of the Household between 1928 and 1929.1 He was created 1st Baronet Cope [U.K.] on 28 June 1928.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Glamorgan in 1932.1 He was appointed King's Counsel (K.C.) in 1933.1 He was created 1st Baron Cope, of St. Mellons, co. Monmouth [U.K.] on 14 July 1945.1

Children of William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope and Helen Shuldham

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Matthew Cope1

M, #232153, b. 2 February 1843, d. 8 November 1933
Last Edited=29 May 2007
     Matthew Cope was born on 2 February 1843.1 He was the son of William Cope.1 He married Margaret Harrison, daughter of John Harrison, on 19 May 1869.1 He died on 8 November 1933 at age 90.1
     He lived at Quarry Hill, St. Mellons, Cardiff, Glamorgan, WalesG.1

Child of Matthew Cope and Margaret Harrison

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Cope1

M, #232154, d. 26 July 1874
Last Edited=29 May 2007
     William Cope died on 26 July 1874.1
     He lived at 12 Bute Crescent, Cardiff, Glamorgan, WalesG.1

Child of William Cope

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Margaret Harrison1

F, #232155, d. 5 July 1916
Last Edited=29 May 2007
     Margaret Harrison was the daughter of John Harrison.1 She married Matthew Cope, son of William Cope, on 19 May 1869.1 She died on 5 July 1916.1
     From 19 May 1869, her married name became Cope.1

Child of Margaret Harrison and Matthew Cope

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


John Harrison1

M, #232156
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     John Harrison lived at Beetham Hall, Westmorland, EnglandG.1

Child of John Harrison

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Helen Shuldham1

F, #232157, d. 21 January 1961
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Helen Shuldham was the daughter of Major Alexander Shuldham.1 She married William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope, son of Matthew Cope and Margaret Harrison, on 5 September 1900.1 She died on 21 January 1961.1
     From 5 September 1900, her married name became Cope.1 After her marriage, Helen Shuldham was styled as Lady Cope on 14 July 1945.

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Major Alexander Shuldham1

M, #232158
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Major Alexander Shuldham lived at Flowerfield, County Londonderry, IrelandG.1

Child of Major Alexander Shuldham

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Shuldham Cope1

M, #232159, b. 21 May 1902
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     William Shuldham Cope was born on 21 May 1902.1 He is the son of William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope and Helen Shuldham.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Helen Margaret Letitia Cope1

F, #232160
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Helen Margaret Letitia Cope is the daughter of William Cope, 1st and last Baron Cope and Helen Shuldham.1 She married S. J. V. Simpson on 17 May 1940.1
     From 17 May 1940, her married name became Simpson.1

Citations

  1. [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 84. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.