Elizabeth Radcliffe

F, #28251, d. circa 20 December 1618
Last Edited=5 Apr 2011
     Elizabeth Radcliffe was the daughter of Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex and Bridget Morrison. She married John Ramsay, 1st and last Earl of Holdernesse on 8 February 1607/8. She died circa 20 December 1618.
      Her married name became Ramsey.

Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex1

M, #28252, b. 12 June 1573, d. 22 September 1629
Last Edited=5 Apr 2011
Robert Ratcliffe, 5th Earl of Essex 2
     Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex was born on 12 June 1573.1 He was the son of Henry Radcliffe, 4th Earl of Sussex and Honor Pound.3,1 He married, firstly, Bridget Morrison, daughter of Sir Charles Morrison, before 1592.1 He married, secondly, Frances Meautys, daughter of Hercules Meautys, in December 1623.1 He died on 22 September 1629 at age 56.1
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Viscount FitzWalter [E., 1525] on 14 December 1593.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Sussex [E., 1529] on 14 December 1593.1 He succeeded to the title of 14th Lord FitzWalter [E., 1295] on 14 December 1593.1 He fought in the Cadiz Expedition in 1596.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1596.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1596 in the service of the a foot regiment.1 He held the office of Earl Marshal between October 1597 and December 1597.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1599.1 In February 1600/1 He was briefly placed under house arrest for alleged complicity in Essex's Rebellion.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Essex between 1603 and 1625.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Essex between 1626 and 1629.1 He had three other children by his first wife, who all died young.1

Child of Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex and Bridget Morrison

Child of Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex

Child of Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex and Frances Meautys

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1442. 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. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Bridget Morrison1

F, #28253, d. circa December 1623
Last Edited=9 Sep 2010
     Bridget Morrison was the daughter of Sir Charles Morrison.2 She married Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex, son of Henry Radcliffe, 4th Earl of Sussex and Honor Pound, before 1592.1 She died circa December 1623.1 She was buried on 11 December 1623.1
      From 1592, her married name became Radcliffe. As a result of her marriage, Bridget Morrison was styled as Countess of Sussex on 14 December 1593.

Child of Bridget Morrison and Robert Radcliffe, 5th Earl of Sussex

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1442. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Charles Morrison1

M, #28254
Last Edited=7 Sep 2010
     Sir Charles Morrison lived at Cashiobury, Hertfordshire, England.1

Child of Sir Charles Morrison

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1442. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Benjamin Mildmay, 1st and last Earl FitzWalter1

M, #28255, b. 27 December 1672, d. 29 February 1756
Last Edited=5 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Benjamin Mildmay, 1st and last Earl FitzWalter was baptised on 27 December 1672.1 He was the son of Benjamin Mildmay, 17th Lord FitzWalter and Hon. Catherine Fairfax.2 He married Lady Frederica Susanna Schomberg, daughter of Meinhardt von Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg and Caroline Elisabeth Raugräfin zu Pfalz, on 18 June 1724 at St. James's, Westminster, London, England.1 He died on 29 February 1756 at age 83 at London, England, without issue.1
     He was Commissioner of Excise between 1720 and 1728.1 He was created 1st Earl FitzWalter [Great Britian] on 16 May 1725.1 He was created 1st Viscount Harwich, co. Essex [Great Britian] on 16 May 1725.1 He succeeded to the title of 19th Lord FitzWalter [E., 1295] on 16 February 1727/28.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1735.1 He held the office of First Lord of Trade between 1735 and 1737.1 He held the office of Treasurer of the Household.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Essex between 1741 and 1756.1 On his death, his earldom and viscountancy became extinct.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1442. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness1

M, #28256, b. 24 January 1598/99, d. 14 June 1689
Last Edited=30 Dec 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.13%
Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness, 1630 2
     Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness was baptised on 24 January 1598/99. He was the son of Conyers Darcy, 7th Lord Darcy de Knayth and Dorothy Belasyse.3 He married Grace Rokeby, daughter of Thomas Rokeby and Mary Cartwright, on 14 October 1616.1 He died on 14 June 1689 at age 90.1
     He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Darcy de Knayth [E., 1322] on 3 March 1653/54.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Conyers [E., 1509] on 3 March 1653/54.1 He was created 1st Earl of Holderness [England] on 5 December 1682.1

Children of Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness and Grace Rokeby

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1028. 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 VI, page 535. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.


Grace Rokeby1

F, #28257, d. 4 January 1658
Last Edited=15 Mar 2009
     Grace Rokeby was the daughter of Thomas Rokeby and Mary Cartwright.1 She married Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness, son of Conyers Darcy, 7th Lord Darcy de Knayth and Dorothy Belasyse, on 14 October 1616.1 She died on 4 January 1658.
      Her married name became Darcy.

Children of Grace Rokeby and Conyers Darcy, 1st Earl of Holderness

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1028. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Thomas Rokeby1

M, #28258
Last Edited=15 Mar 2009
     Thomas Rokeby lived at Skiers, Yorkshire, England.

Child of Thomas Rokeby and Mary Cartwright

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1028. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Mary Cartwright

F, #28259
Last Edited=16 Mar 2003
     Mary Cartwright is the daughter of William Cartwright.

Child of Mary Cartwright and Thomas Rokeby

William Cartwright

M, #28260
Last Edited=25 Oct 2003
     William Cartwright lived at Ossington, Nottinghamshire, England.

Child of William Cartwright