Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt

M, #35831, b. 1714, d. 16 September 1777
Last Edited=13 Aug 2015
Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt
by Robert Hunter, 1774 1
     Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt was born in 1714.2 He was the son of Hon. Simon Harcourt and Elizabeth Evelyn.3 He married Rebecca Samborne le Bas, daughter of Charles Samborne le Bas, on 16 October 1735.2 He died on 16 September 1777, apparently by drowning in a well at Nuneham Park while trying to rescue his dog, which had fallen into the well too.2
     1st EARL HARCOURT OF STANTON HARCOURT.2 He was educated Westminster.2 As also VISCOUNT NUNEHAM OF NUNEHAM COURTNEY.2 He gained the title of 2nd Viscount Harcourt. He gained the title of 1st Earl Harcourt. He was a Lord Bedchamber , Colonel 1745, Major-General 1755, Lieutenant-General 1759, General 1772, Governor to PRINCE OF WALES (later GEORGE IV) 1751–52, Master Horse and Lord Chamberlain to QUEEN CHARLOTTE 1761–63 and 1763–68 respectively, Amb Paris 17 in 1735.2 On 1 December 1749 so created.2 He was Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1751.2

Children of Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt and Rebecca Samborne le Bas

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 3, page 4001. 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). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Hon. Simon Harcourt1

M, #35832, b. circa 1685, d. 1 July 1720
Last Edited=13 Aug 2015
     Hon. Simon Harcourt was born circa 1685.2 He was the son of Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt and Rebecca Clark.1 He married Elizabeth Evelyn, daughter of John Evelyn and Martha Spencer.1 He died on 1 July 1720, in the lifetime of the father , with two other daughters (d young):.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wallingford between 1710 and 1713.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 13 December 1712 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Abingdon between 1713 and 1715.3 In 1719 bought the Nuneham Courtney estate from 4th Earl of Wemyss (see BP&B 2003 WEMYSS and MARCH, E) for £17,000 (just over £1,000,000 in early-2000s terms).2

Children of Hon. Simon Harcourt and Elizabeth Evelyn

Citations

  1. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 244. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4001. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [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.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt

M, #35833, b. December 1661, d. 28 July 1727
Last Edited=7 Jul 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt 1
     Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt was born in December 1661.2 He was the son of Sir Philip Harcourt and Anne Waller.3 He married, firstly, Rebecca Clark, daughter of Reverend Thomas Clark, on 18 October 1680.2 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Spencer, daughter of Richard Spencer, before 1724. He married, thirdly, Elizabeth Vernon, daughter of Sir Thomas Vernon, on 30 September 1724. He died on 28 July 1727 at age 65.2
     He was barrister Inner Temple (Treas 1702–03), Recorder Abingdon 1686, Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) Abingdon 1690–1705, 1708–09 and 1710, Bossiney 1705–08 and Cardigan Feb–Sept 1710, Slr-Gen 1702–07, knighted 1703, Commissioner of for Union of S an in 1683.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Abingdon between 1690 and 1705.2 He graduated from Pembroke College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1702 with a Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.)2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Bossiney between 1705 and 1708.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Abingdon from 1708 to 1709.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Abingdon in 1710.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) between 1710 and 1714.2 He was created 1st Baron Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt on 3 September 1711. He was created 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt on 11 September 1721. He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1722.2

Children of Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt and Rebecca Clark

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 3, page 4000. 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). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S35] BLG1965 volume 1, page 244. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]

Rebecca Clark

F, #35834, d. circa 1687
Last Edited=7 Jul 2016
     Rebecca Clark was the daughter of Reverend Thomas Clark. She married Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt, son of Sir Philip Harcourt and Anne Waller, on 18 October 1680.1 She died circa 1687. She was buried on 16 May 1687.
     Her married name became Harcourt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4000. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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.

Reverend Thomas Clark

M, #35835
Last Edited=17 Dec 2012

Child of Reverend Thomas Clark

Nicholas Charles Thoresby Pawson1

M, #35836
Last Edited=26 Oct 2003
     Nicholas Charles Thoresby Pawson is the son of Kenneth Vernon Frank Pawson and Nicolette (?).1,2 He married Rosalind Jane Allhusen, daughter of Richard Christian Allhusen and Evelyn Jane Chenevix Trench, in 1985.1

Children of Nicholas Charles Thoresby Pawson and Rosalind Jane Allhusen

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.


Rosalind Jane Allhusen1

F, #35837, b. 1954
Last Edited=26 Oct 2003
     Rosalind Jane Allhusen was born in 1954.1 She is the daughter of Richard Christian Allhusen and Evelyn Jane Chenevix Trench.1 She married Nicholas Charles Thoresby Pawson, son of Kenneth Vernon Frank Pawson and Nicolette (?), in 1985.1
     From 1985, her married name became Pawson.1

Children of Rosalind Jane Allhusen and Nicholas Charles Thoresby Pawson

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Elizabeth Vernon

F, #35838, b. 1678, d. 12 July 1748
Last Edited=7 Jul 2016
Elizabeth Vernon
by Michael Dahl, 1700 1
     Elizabeth Vernon was born in 1678.1 She was the daughter of Sir Thomas Vernon. She married Sir John Walter, 3rd Bt., son of Sir William Walter, 2nd Bt. and Lady Mary Tufton. She married, secondly, Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt, son of Sir Philip Harcourt and Anne Waller, on 30 September 1724. She died on 12 July 1748.
     Her married name became Walter. Her married name became Harcourt.

Citations

  1. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

Sir Thomas Vernon

M, #35839
Last Edited=2 Feb 2017
     Sir Thomas Vernon lived at Twickenham Park, London, EnglandG.

Children of Sir Thomas Vernon

Citations

  1. [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.

Kenneth Vernon Frank Pawson1

M, #35840
Last Edited=2 Feb 2017
     Kenneth Vernon Frank Pawson married Nicolette (?).2
     He lived at Haggas Hall, Weeton, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Kenneth Vernon Frank Pawson and Nicolette (?)

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.