Sir Tristram Beresford, 1st Bt.1

M, #41761, d. 15 January 1673
Last Edited=22 Mar 2010
     Sir Tristram Beresford, 1st Bt. was the son of Tristram Beresford and unknown Brooke.1 He married, firstly, Anne Rowley, daughter of John Rowley and Mary Gage. He married, secondly, Sarah Sackville.1 He died on 15 January 1673.1 He was buried on 18 January 1673 at Coleraine, County Londonderry, Ireland.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Derry [Ireland] in 1634.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for the Counties of Derry, Donegal and Tyrone between 1656 and 1658.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Londonderry [Ireland] between 1661 and 1666.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1664.1 He was created 1st Baronet Beresford, of Coleraine, co. Londonderry [Ireland] on 5 May 1665.1

Children of Sir Tristram Beresford, 1st Bt. and Sarah Sackville

Child of Sir Tristram Beresford, 1st Bt. and Anne Rowley

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 IV, page 199. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4086. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir Henry Campbell de La Poer Beresford-Peirse, 5th Bt.1

M, #41762, b. 24 April 1905, d. 11 August 1972
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     Sir Henry Campbell de La Poer Beresford-Peirse, 5th Bt. was born on 24 April 1905.1 He was the son of Sir Henry Bernard de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, 4th Bt. and Lady Mabel Marjorie Campbell.1 He married Margaret Grant, daughter of Frank Morrison Seafield Grant, on 19 April 1932. He died on 11 August 1972 at age 67.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1927 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He graduated from Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1929 with a Bachelor of Science in Forestry (B.Sc.).1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the Lovat Scouts.1 He fought in the Second World War.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society of Edinburgh (F.R.S.E.).1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Beresford, of Bagnall, co. Waterford [U.K., 1814] on 14 May 1949.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1957.1 He was Director-General of the Forestry Commission between 1962 and 1968.1 He adopted Mary Spiers in January 1965.1

Children of Sir Henry Campbell de La Poer Beresford-Peirse, 5th Bt. and Margaret Grant

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 346. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Elizabeth Lucas1

F, #41763, d. 23 December 1898
Last Edited=18 Jan 2005
     Elizabeth Lucas was the daughter of Davis Lucas.1 She married Major Sir George de la Poer Beresford, 2nd Bt., son of Admiral Sir John de la Poer Beresford, 1st Bt. and Mary Molloy, on 1 March 1846.1 She died on 23 December 1898.1
      From 1 March 1846, her married name became Beresford.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 345. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir John Bingham, 5th Bt.1

M, #41764, b. circa 1690, d. 21 September 1749
Last Edited=4 May 2011
Sir John Bingham, 5th Bt.
by Robert Hunter 2
     Sir John Bingham, 5th Bt. was born circa 1690.3 He was the son of Sir George Bingham, 4th Bt. and Mary Scott.3 He married Anne Vesey, daughter of Rt. Hon. Agmondisham Vesey and Charlotte Sarsfield, before 1730.3 He died on 21 September 1749.3 He was buried at Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland.3
     He was admitted to Middle Temple on 27 July 1717.3 He held the office of High Sheriff of County Mayo in 1721.4 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Bingham, of Castlebar, co. Mayo [N.S., 1634] after 1727.1,3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Mayo [Ireland] between 1727 and 1749.3 He held the office of Governor of County Mayo.3

Child of Sir John Bingham, 5th Bt.

Children of Sir John Bingham, 5th Bt. and Anne Vesey

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 I, page 296. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 399. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2422. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S47] BIFR1976 page 257. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley1

M, #41765, b. 1245, d. 23 July 1321
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley was born in 1245 at Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.1 He was the son of Sir Maurice de Berkeley and Isabel FitzRoy.1 He married Joan de Ferrers, daughter of William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby and Margaret de Quincy, in 1267.2 He died on 23 July 1321 at Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.2
      Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley also went by the nick-name of Thomas 'the Wise'.1 He fought in the Battle of Evesham.1 He gained the title of Lord de Berkeley [feudal baron] in 1281.1 He was created 1st Lord Berkeley [England by writ] on 28 June 1283, which was treated in the Mowbray Case (1877) as creating an hereditary peerage.1 He was a Commissioner to examine the claims to the corwn of Scotland in June 1292.2 He was created 1st Lord Berkeley [England by writ] on 24 June 1295, which is treated as creating the title Lord Berkeley.1 He was on an Embassy to France in January 1296.2 He held the office of Vice-Constable of England in 1297.2 He fought in the Battle of Falkirk on 22 July 1298.2 He fought in the siege of Carlaverock in July 1300.2 He was on an Embassy to Pope Clement V in July 1307.2 He fought in the Battle of Bannockburn on 24 June 1314, where he was taken prisoner, and paid a large sum for his ransom.2

Children of Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers

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 127. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 128.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Joan de Ferrers1

F, #41766, d. 19 March 1309/10
Last Edited=9 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=1.59%
     Joan de Ferrers was the daughter of William de Ferrers, 5th Earl of Derby and Margaret de Quincy.1 She married Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley, son of Sir Maurice de Berkeley and Isabel FitzRoy, in 1267.1 She died on 19 March 1309/10.1 She was buried at St. Augustine's, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.1
      Her married name became de Berkeley.

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 128. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Maurice de Berkeley, 2nd Lord Berkeley1

M, #41767, b. April 1271, d. 31 May 1326
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     Maurice de Berkeley, 2nd Lord Berkeley was born in April 1271.1,2 He was the son of Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers.1 He married, firstly, Eva la Zouche, daughter of Eon la Zouche and Millicent de Cauntelo, in 1289.3 He married, secondly, Isabel de Clare, daughter of Gilbert de Clare, 6th Earl of Gloucester and Alice de Lusignan, circa 1316.3 He died on 31 May 1326 at age 55 at Wallingford Castle, Berkshire, England.3 He was buried at Wallingford Castle, Berkshire, England.3 He was buried at St. Augustine's, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England.3
      Maurice de Berkeley, 2nd Lord Berkeley also went by the nick-name of Maurice 'the Magnaminous'.1 Between 1295 and 1308 he summoned to Parliament by writ, whereby he may be held to have been created Lord de Berkeley in his own right, although there is no actual record of his having sat in Parliament.1 He fought in the Scottish Wars between 1295 and 1318, where he distinguished himself.1 He fought in the siege of Carlaverock in July 1300.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Berkeley [E., 1295] on 16 August 1308, by writ, in the lifetime of his father.1 He held the office of Warden of Gloucester in 1312.1 He held the office of Captain of Berwick in 1315.1 He held the office of Chief Justiciar of South Wales in 1316.1 He was a Commissioner to Scotland in 1316.1 He joined the Earl of Lancaster in the rebellion against King Edward II.3 He held the office of Seneschal of Aquitaine in 1320.3 On 6 January 1321/22 he was sent prisoner to Wallingford Castle.3

Children of Maurice de Berkeley, 2nd Lord Berkeley and Eva la Zouche

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 128. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 347. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 129.

Eva la Zouche1

F, #41768, d. 6 December 1314
Last Edited=8 Apr 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Eva la Zouche was the daughter of Eon la Zouche and Millicent de Cauntelo.1 She married Maurice de Berkeley, 2nd Lord Berkeley, son of Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers, in 1289.1 She died on 6 December 1314.2 She was buried at Portbury Church, Portbury, Somerset, England.1
      Her married name became de Berkeley.

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 129. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 87. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 347. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Thomas de Berkeley

M, #41769
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     Thomas de Berkeley was the son of Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers.
     He was ancestor of the Berkeleys of Wymondham, Leicestershire (which became extinct in the male line in 1622).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 347. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John de Berkeley

M, #41770, d. circa 1317
Last Edited=9 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     John de Berkeley was the son of Thomas de Berkeley, 1st Lord Berkeley and Joan de Ferrers. He died circa 1317, without issue.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 347. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]