Frances Dillon

F, #37261, d. 17 January 1738/39
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Frances Dillon was the daughter of Richard Dillon, 9th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Lady Bridget Bourke. She married Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, son of Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon and Christina Sheldon, on 16 January 1734/35. She died on 17 January 1738/39.1
     As a result of her marriage, Frances Dillon was styled as Viscountess Dillon of Costello-Gallin in February 1737.

Child of Frances Dillon and Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin1

M, #37262, b. 1701, d. 24 October 1741
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin was born in 1701.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon and Christina Sheldon.2 He married Frances Dillon, daughter of Richard Dillon, 9th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Lady Bridget Bourke, on 16 January 1734/35. He died on 24 October 1741.1
     He was Colonel Proprietor of the Dillon Regiment between 1730 and 1741.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, co. Mayo [I., 1622] in February 1737.1

Child of Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Frances Dillon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charles Dillon1

M, #37263, b. 10 November 1738, d. May 1739
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=3.13%
     Charles Dillon was born on 10 November 1738.1 He was the son of Charles Dillon, 10th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Frances Dillon.2 He died in May 1739.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon1

M, #37264, b. 1670, d. 5 February 1732/33
Last Edited=9 Mar 2011
     Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon was born in 1670.1 He was the son of Theobald Dillon, 7th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Mary Talbot.2 He married Christina Sheldon, daughter of Ralph Sheldon. He died on 5 February 1732/33.1
     He was commissioned in 1690 with the rank of officer, in the service of the French Military.1 He was Colonel Proprietor of the Dillon Regiment.1 He gained the rank of Maréchal de Camp in 1705.1 He held the office of Governor of Toulon.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1706 in the service of the French Army.1 He was decorated with the award of the Commander, Order of St. Louis of France.1 He was created Comte Dillon [France] in 1711, by King Louis XIV.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) in 1715 Jacobite.1 He gained the title of Earl Dillon [Jacobite] on 24 June 1721.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of Nationary Biography.3
     

Children of Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon and Christina Sheldon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [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.

Christina Sheldon1

F, #37265, d. 5 August 1757
Last Edited=20 Aug 2009
     Christina Sheldon was the daughter of Ralph Sheldon.2 She married Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon, son of Theobald Dillon, 7th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Mary Talbot. She died on 5 August 1757.
     She was Maid of Honour to Mary of Modena.1 Her married name became Dillon.

Children of Christina Sheldon and Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Ralph Sheldon1

M, #37266
Last Edited=22 Jun 2009

Child of Ralph Sheldon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Dillon, 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin1

M, #37267, b. 1705, d. 3 September 1787
Last Edited=18 Jan 2013
     Henry Dillon, 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin was born in 1705.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon and Christina Sheldon.2 He married Lady Charlotte Lee, daughter of George Henry Lee, 2nd Earl of Lichfield and Frances Hales, on 26 October 1744.1 He died on 3 September 1787.1
     He held the office of Colonel Proprietor between 1741 and 1744, Dillon's Regiment.1 He succeeded to the title of 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, co. Mayo [I., 1622] on 24 October 1741.1 He held the office of Colonel Proprietor between 1747 and 1772, Dillon's Regiment.1

Children of Henry Dillon, 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin and Lady Charlotte Lee

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 152. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume I, page 238.

Lady Charlotte Lee1

F, #37268, d. 11 June 1794
Last Edited=22 Aug 2009
     Lady Charlotte Lee was the daughter of George Henry Lee, 2nd Earl of Lichfield and Frances Hales.1 She married Henry Dillon, 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin, son of Lt.-Gen. Arthur Dillon, Comte Dillon and Christina Sheldon, on 26 October 1744.2 She died on 11 June 1794.2
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Charlotte Lee was styled as Viscountess Dillon of Costello-Gallin on 26 October 1744. From 26 October 1744, her married name became Dillon.

Children of Lady Charlotte Lee and Henry Dillon, 11th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallin

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 238. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1148. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

George Henry Lee, 2nd Earl of Lichfield

M, #37269, b. 12 March 1690, d. 13 February 1742
Last Edited=1 Apr 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     George Henry Lee, 2nd Earl of Lichfield was born on 12 March 1690 at St. James's Park, St. James's, London, England. He was the son of Edward Henry Lee, 1st Earl of Lichfield and Lady Charlotte Fitzroy. He married Frances Hales, daughter of Sir John Hales, Bt., before May 1718. He died on 13 February 1742 at age 51 at Spelsbury.
     He gained the title of 2nd Earl of Lichfield.

Children of George Henry Lee, 2nd Earl of Lichfield and Frances Hales

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 238. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [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 III, page 269. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 103.
  4. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Joan Scott, Viscountess Canning of Kilbrahan1

F, #37270, b. 15 March 1776, d. 14 March 1837
Last Edited=14 Oct 2011
     Joan Scott, Viscountess Canning of Kilbrahan was born on 15 March 1776 at Balcomie, Fife, Scotland.2 She was the daughter of Maj.-Gen. John Scott and Margaret Dundas.3 She married Rt. Hon. George Canning, son of George Canning and Mary Anne Costello, on 8 July 1800 at Brook Street, St. George Hanover Square, London, England, bringing him a fortune of £100,000.3 She died on 14 March 1837 at age 60 at 10 Grosvenor Square, London, England.1 She was buried on 23 March 1837 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England.1
     She was also known as Joanna.4 From 8 July 1800, her married name became Canning. She allegedly brought her husband a fortune of £100,000.4 She was created 1st Viscountess Canning of Kilbrahan, co. Kilkenny [U.K.] on 22 January 1828, with special remainder to the male heirs of her late husband.1

Children of Joan Scott, Viscountess Canning of Kilbrahan and Rt. Hon. George Canning

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 520. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S5656] Michael Rumpff, "re: Scott Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 13 October 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Scott Family."
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 519.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1528. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 522.