Sir James Somerville, 1st Bt.1

M, #42761, d. 16 August 1748
Last Edited=9 Feb 2011
     Sir James Somerville, 1st Bt. was the son of Thomas Somerville and Katherine King.1 He married Elizabeth Quayle, daughter of James Quayle, on 2 February 1713.1 He died on 16 August 1748.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Dublin in 1729.1 He held the office of Lord Mayor of Dublin in 1736.1 He was created 1st Baronet Somerville, of Somerville, co. Meath [Ireland] on 14 June 1748.1

Child of Sir James Somerville, 1st Bt.

Child of Sir James Somerville, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Quayle

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Thomas Somerville1

M, #42762, d. 23 July 1718
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Thomas Somerville was the son of Thomas Somerville and Joan Warnock.1 He married Katherine King, daughter of James King.1 He died on 23 July 1718.1 His will (dated 20 July 1718) was probated on 26 August 1718.1
     He held the office of Alderman of Dublin.1 He also had four daughters.1

Child of Thomas Somerville and Katherine King

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Thomas Somerville1

M, #42763, d. 1669
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Thomas Somerville was the son of James Somerville and Elizabeth Hamilton.1 He married Joan Warnock, daughter of Thomas Warnock.1 He died in 1669.1
     He lived at Drumadown, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1

Child of Thomas Somerville and Joan Warnock

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Maria (?)

F, #42764, d. 1066
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Maria (?) was the daughter of Harald III Hardrade, King of Norway and Jatoslawa of Novgorod. She died in 1066.

Hon. Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour1

M, #42765, b. 25 August 1944
Last Edited=6 Jun 2009
     Hon. Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour was born on 25 August 1944.1 He is the son of George Montague Black and Jean Elizabeth Riley.1 He married, firstly, Shirley Gail Walters Hishon, daughter of Leonard Hishon, on 14 July 1978.1 He and Shirley Gail Walters Hishon were divorced in 1992.1 He married, secondly, Barbara Joan Estelle Amiel, daughter of Harold Amiel, on 21 July 1992.1
     He was educated at Carleton University Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He graduated from Laval University, Quebec, Canada, with a Licentiate in Laws (L.L.L.).1 He graduated from McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He was Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of the Governor-General's Footguards between 1966 and 2000.1 He wrote the book Duplesis, published 1977, which was revised in 1998 as Render Unto Casear.1 He was a director of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in 1977.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Francis Xavier Univeristy in 1979.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, in 1979.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Literature (D.Litt.) by University of Windsor in 1979.1 He was chairman and chief executive of Ravelston Corporation and Argus Corporation in 1979.1 He was chairman and chief executive of Hollinger Inc in 1985.1 He was a director of Brascan in 1986.1 He was chairman of The Telegraph plc in 1987.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Carleton University in 1989.1 He was a director of The Spectator Ltd in 1990.1 He was a director of Canwest Global Communications Corporation.1 He was decorated with the award of the Order of Canada (O.C.) in 1990.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Canada] in 1992.1 He wrote the book A Life in Progess, published 1993, an autobiography.1 He was a director of Sotheby's in 1997.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of St. Gregory the Great (K.S.G.) in 2001.1 He was created Baron Black of Crossharbour, of Crossharbour in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets [U.K. Life Peer] on 31 October 2001.1

Children of Hon. Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour and Shirley Gail Walters Hishon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 384. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Somerville1

M, #42766, d. March 1642
Last Edited=19 Jun 2008
     James Somerville married Elizabeth Hamilton, daughter of Thomas Hamilton.1 He died in March 1642.1
     He lived at Tullykilter, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1

Child of James Somerville and Elizabeth Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Elizabeth Hamilton1

F, #42767, d. 1665/66
Last Edited=12 May 2008
     Elizabeth Hamilton was the daughter of Thomas Hamilton.1 She married James Somerville.1 She died in 1665/66.1
      Her married name became Somerville.1

Child of Elizabeth Hamilton and James Somerville

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Thomas Hamilton1

M, #42768, b. 1610
Last Edited=18 Nov 2003
     Thomas Hamilton was born in 1610.
     He lived at Brimhill.1

Child of Thomas Hamilton

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Joan Warnock1

F, #42769
Last Edited=16 Nov 2003
     Joan Warnock is the daughter of Thomas Warnock.1 She married Thomas Somerville, son of James Somerville and Elizabeth Hamilton.1
      Her married name became Somerville.1

Child of Joan Warnock and Thomas Somerville

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Thomas Warnock1

M, #42770
Last Edited=16 Nov 2003
     Thomas Warnock lived at Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Ireland.1

Child of Thomas Warnock

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.