Ada Mary King, Baroness Wentworth1

F, #27441, b. 26 February 1871, d. 18 June 1917
Last Edited=19 Jun 2011
     Ada Mary King, Baroness Wentworth was born on 26 February 1871.1 She was the daughter of Ralph Gordon Noel King-Milbanke, 2nd Earl of Lovelace and Fannie Heriot.1 She died on 18 June 1917 at age 46, unmarried.1
     She succeeded to the title of 18th Lord Despenser [E., 1387] on 28 August 1906, de jure.2 She succeeded to the title of 14th Baroness Wentworth [E., 1529] on 28 August 1906, suo jure.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2417. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Mary Caroline Stuart-Wortley1

F, #27442, d. 18 April 1941
Last Edited=1 Aug 2011
     Mary Caroline Stuart-Wortley was the daughter of Rt. Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley and Hon. Jane Lawley.2,1 She married Ralph Gordon Noel King-Milbanke, 2nd Earl of Lovelace, son of William King-Noel, 1st Earl of Lovelace and Hon. Ada Augusta Byron, on 30 December 1880.2 She died on 18 April 1941.2
      Her married name became King. As a result of her marriage, Mary Caroline Stuart-Wortley was styled as Countess of Lovelace on 29 December 1893.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4142. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Rt. Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley1

M, #27443, b. 3 July 1805, d. 22 August 1881
Last Edited=1 Aug 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Rt. Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley was born on 3 July 1805. He was the son of James Archibald Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie, 1st Baron Wharncliffe and Lady Caroline Elizabeth Mary Crichton.1 He married Hon. Jane Lawley on 6 May 1846.2 He died on 22 August 1881 at age 76.
     He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.3 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1831 entitled to practice as a barrister.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Halifax between 1835 and 1837.4,3 He was invested as a Queen's Counsel (Q.C.) in 1841.4 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Bute between 1842 and 1859.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1846.4 He held the office of Solicitor-General between November 1856 and May 1857.4

Children of Rt. Hon. James Archibald Stuart-Wortley and Hon. Jane Lawley

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 261. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4142. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. Frances Berkeley1

F, #27444, d. circa September 1757
Last Edited=16 Apr 2012
Hon. Frances Berkeley
by Michael Dahl 2
     Hon. Frances Berkeley was the daughter of William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton and Frances Temple.3,4 She married, firstly, William Byron, 4th Baron Byron of Rochdale, son of William Byron, 3rd Baron Byron of Rochdale and Hon. Elizabeth Chaworth, on 3 December 1720 at Kensington, London, England.1,3 She married, secondly, Sir Thomas Hay of Alderston, 2nd Bt., son of Sir John Hay of Alderston, 1st Bt. and Catherine Suttie, on 31 July 1740.1 She died circa September 1757.3 She was buried on 21 September 1757 at Twickenham, London, England.3 Her will was probated on 2 November 1757.3
      From 3 December 1720, her married name became Byron. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Frances Berkeley was styled as Baroness Byron of Rochdale on 3 December 1720. From 31 July 1740, her married name became Hay. Her last will was dated 3 May 1748.

Children of Hon. Frances Berkeley and William Byron, 4th Baron Byron of Rochdale

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 630. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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] 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 II, page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton1

M, #27445, d. 24 March 1740/41
Last Edited=19 Mar 2009
     William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton was the son of John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton and Christiana Riccard.1 He married Frances Temple, daughter of Sir John Temple and Jane Yarner.1 He died on 24 March 1740/41 at Bruton, Somerset, England.1 He was buried at Bruton, Somerset, England.1 His will (dated 2 June 1737) was probated on 20 April 1741.1
     He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] circa 1696.1 He held the office of Master of the Rolls [Ireland] between 20 June 1696 and October 1731.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton, Cornwall [E., 1658] on 27 February 1696/97.1 He held the office of Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster between 20 September 1710 and 1714.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 21 September 1710.1 He held the office of First Lord of Trade and the Plantations from 1714 to 1715.1

Children of William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton and Frances Temple

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 II, page 149. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Sir Thomas Hay of Alderston, 2nd Bt.1

M, #27446, d. 26 November 1769
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
     Sir Thomas Hay of Alderston, 2nd Bt. was the son of Sir John Hay of Alderston, 1st Bt. and Catherine Suttie.1 He married, firstly, Eleanor Dalrymple, daughter of Hon. Sir Hew Dalrymple of North Berwick, 1st Bt. and Marion Hamilton, on 26 August 1724.1 He married, secondly, Hon. Frances Berkeley, daughter of William Berkeley, 4th Baron Berkeley of Stratton and Frances Temple, on 31 July 1740.2 He married, thirdly, Peggy Don, daughter of John Don, on 14 October 1761.1 He died on 26 November 1769, without issue.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Dragoons.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Hay, of Alderston, East Lothian [N.S., 1703] in 1706.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1838. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Byron, 5th Baron Byron of Rochdale1

M, #27447, b. 5 November 1722, d. 19 May 1798
Last Edited=8 Feb 2011
     William Byron, 5th Baron Byron of Rochdale was born on 5 November 1722.1 He was the son of William Byron, 4th Baron Byron of Rochdale and Hon. Frances Berkeley.2 He married Elizabeth Shaw, daughter of Charles Shaw and Frances Lyford, on 28 March 1747, with £70,000.2,3 He died on 19 May 1798 at age 75, without surviving issue.1 He was buried on 10 June 1798 at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, England.3,4
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Byron of Rochdale, co. Lancaster [E., 1643] on 8 August 1736.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Royal Navy.3 He held the office of Master of Royal Stag Hounds between 1763 and 1765.3 On 26 January 1765 he killed his cousin William Chaworth, either in a duel or during a less formal fight in a room the two men had occupied alone for a time following a dinner among a club of gentlemen of the county at which a quarrel had flared up.1 From 16 April 1765 to 17 April 1765 he was tried by his peers, found guilty of manslaughter (119 to 4) but was merely fined and formally discharged under the Statute of Privilege.1

Children of William Byron, 5th Baron Byron of Rochdale and Elizabeth Shaw

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 630. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [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 II, page 456. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [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 129. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Admiral Hon. John Byron

M, #27448, b. 8 November 1723, d. 10 April 1786
Last Edited=28 Dec 2012
Captain Hon. George Byron
by Sir Joshua Reynolds, 1759 1
     Admiral Hon. John Byron was born on 8 November 1723.2 He was the son of William Byron, 4th Baron Byron of Rochdale and Hon. Frances Berkeley.3 He married Sophia Trevannion, daughter of John Trevannion, on 8 September 1748.2 He died on 10 April 1786 at age 62.2
     He gained the rank of Midshipman in the service of the Royal Navy, on board H.M.S. Wager in Lord Anson’s Circumnavigating Squadron.2 Between 1743 and 1748 he was a castaway on a desert island in the South Seas.2 He wrote the book a Narrative, published 1768, about his time as a castaway (ASIN: B007RGS39K).2 He gained the rank of Admiral in the service of the Royal Navy. He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Children of Admiral Hon. John Byron and Sophia Trevannion



Citations

  1. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 630. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Byron, John. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Sophia Trevannion1

F, #27449
Last Edited=18 Jun 2006
     Sophia Trevannion is the daughter of John Trevannion.2 She married Admiral Hon. John Byron, son of William Byron, 4th Baron Byron of Rochdale and Hon. Frances Berkeley, on 8 September 1748.1
      Her married name became Byron.

Children of Sophia Trevannion and Admiral Hon. John Byron

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 630. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Trevannion1

M, #27450
Last Edited=18 Jun 2006
     John Trevannion lived at Carhays, Cornwall, England.1

Child of John Trevannion

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 630. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]