Sir Thomas Gerard1

M, #418361, b. circa 1512
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Sir Thomas Gerard was born circa 1512.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Margery Trafford.2 He married Jane Legh, daughter of Sir Peter Legh.1 He and Jane Legh were divorced in 1550.1
     He held the office of High Sheriff of Lancashire in 1548.1 He lived at Bryn, Lancashire, EnglandG.1 He lived at Kingsley, Cheshire, EnglandG.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire between 1562 and 1567.1

Child of Sir Thomas Gerard and Jane Legh

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1535. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Peter Legh1

M, #418362
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Sir Peter Legh lived at Haydock, Lancashire, EnglandG.1

Child of Sir Peter Legh

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1535. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Jane Legh1

F, #418363
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Jane Legh is the daughter of Sir Peter Legh.2 She married Sir Thomas Gerard, son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Margery Trafford.1 She and Sir Thomas Gerard were divorced in 1550.1
     Her married name became Gerard.

Child of Jane Legh and Sir Thomas Gerard

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1535. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Thomas Gerard1

M, #418364, d. September 1601
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Sir Thomas Gerard was the son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Jane Legh.2 He married Elizabeth Port, daughter of Sir John Port.1 He died in September 1601.1
     He held the office of High Sheriff of Lancashire in 1558.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire from 1566 to 1567.1 He was imprisoned in the Tower of London for plotting on behalf of Mary Queen of Scots, forced to make over his Bromley estate to his kinsman Sir Gilbert Gerard, Attorney General, and to mortgage his estates in Lancashire, Leicestershire, Derbyshire, Cheshire and Yorkshire.1 He lived at Bryn, Lancashire, EnglandG.1 He lived at Kingsley, Cheshire, EnglandG.1

Child of Sir Thomas Gerard and Elizabeth Port

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1535. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Elizabeth Port1

F, #418365
Last Edited=15 Jul 2014
     Elizabeth Port is the daughter of Sir John Port.2 She married Sir Thomas Gerard, son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Jane Legh.1
     Her married name became Gerard.

Child of Elizabeth Port and Sir Thomas Gerard

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1535. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt.1

M, #418366, b. 1560, d. circa February 1620/21
Last Edited=9 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=6.25%
     Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt. was born in 1560.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Elizabeth Port.2 He married, secondly, Mary Hawes, daughter of Sir James Hawes.1 He married, thirdly, Mary Dormer, daughter of Sir William Dormer and Dorothy Catesby.1 He married, firstly, Cecily Maney, daughter of Sir Walter Maney, in 1580.1 He died circa February 1620/21.1 He was buried on 16 February 1620/21.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Liverpool in 1597.1 He had returned to him the £1,000 fee he had paid for the baronetcy in consideration of the sufferings of his father Sir Thomas Gerard on behalf of Mary Queen of Scots.1 He was created 1st Baronet Gerard, of Bryn, co. Palatine of Lancaster [England] on 22 May 1611.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lancashire in 1614.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wigan in 1621.1

Children of Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt. and Cecily Maney

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1536. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Walter Maney1

M, #418367
Last Edited=1 Mar 2010

Child of Sir Walter Maney

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1536. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Cecily Maney1

F, #418368
Last Edited=16 Jan 2011
     Cecily Maney is the daughter of Sir Walter Maney.2 She married Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt., son of Sir Thomas Gerard and Elizabeth Port, in 1580.1
     From 1580, her married name became Gerard.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1536. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Thomas Gerard, 2nd Bt.1

M, #418369, d. 15 May 1630
Last Edited=9 Apr 2011
     Sir Thomas Gerard, 2nd Bt. was the son of Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt. and Cecily Maney.2 He married Frances Molyneux, daughter of Sir Richard Molyneux, 1st Bt. and Frances Gerard.1 He died on 15 May 1630.1
     He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Gerard, of Bryn, co. Palatine of Lancaster [E., 1611] circa February 1620/21.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Liverpool in 1624.1

Children of Sir Thomas Gerard, 2nd Bt. and Frances Molyneux

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1536. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S4555] Meg McGath, "re: Gerard Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 30 March 2010. Hereinafter cited as "re: Gerard Family."

John Gerard1

M, #418370
Last Edited=9 Apr 2011
     John Gerard was the son of Sir Thomas Gerard, 1st Bt. and Cecily Maney.2 He died, without issue.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1536. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]