Sir Winston Churchill1

M, #105581, b. 1620, d. 1688
Last Edited=29 Jan 2007
     Sir Winston Churchill was born in 1620.2 He was the son of John Churchill and Sarah Winston.1 He married Elizabeth Drake, daughter of Sir John Drake and Hon. Eleanor Boteler, in May 1643.2 He died in 1688.3
     He was educated at St. John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.3 He gained the rank of Captain between 1639 and 1646 in the King's Horse.1,4 He was admitted to the Bar in 1652.5 He wrote the book Divi Britannici: Being a remark upon the lives of all the kings of this isle, published 1660.5 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Weymouth between 1661 and 1679.1,6 He held the office of Commissioner of the Court of Claims and Explanations [Ireland] between 1662 and 1668.2 He was appointed Knight in 1664.6 He held the office of Junior Clerk Comptroller to the Board of Green Cloth between 1664 and 1679.6 He was appointed Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.)6 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Lyme between 1685 and 1688.7
     He was an ardent Royalist throughout his life.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.8
     

Children of Sir Winston Churchill and Elizabeth Drake



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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1866. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills (London, U.K.: George Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1975), page 9. Hereinafter cited as The Churchills.
  4. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills, page 10.
  5. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills, page 12.
  6. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills, page 15.
  7. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills, page 17.
  8. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Churchill, Winston. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

John Churchill1

M, #105582, b. circa 1595
Last Edited=28 Jul 2002
     John Churchill was born circa 1595. He married Sarah Winston, daughter of Sir Henry Winston, in 1618 at St. Stephen's Church, Walbrook, EnglandG.1
     He held the office of Deputy Registrar of Chancery before 1639.2 He lived at Minterne, Dorset, EnglandG.3 He was admitted to Middle Temple.2

Children of John Churchill and Sarah Winston

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills (London, U.K.: George Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1975), page 9. Hereinafter cited as The Churchills.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1866. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills, page 10.

Sarah Winston1

F, #105583
Last Edited=18 Mar 2002
     Sarah Winston is the daughter of Sir Henry Winston.2 She married John Churchill in 1618 at St. Stephen's Church, Walbrook, EnglandG.1

Children of Sarah Winston and John Churchill

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1866. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S17] Kate Fleming, The Churchills (London, U.K.: George Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1975), page 10. Hereinafter cited as The Churchills.

Elizabeth Drake1

F, #105584
Last Edited=18 Mar 2002
     Elizabeth Drake is the daughter of Sir John Drake and Hon. Eleanor Boteler.1 She married Sir Winston Churchill, son of John Churchill and Sarah Winston, in May 1643.2

Children of Elizabeth Drake and Sir Winston Churchill

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 2, page 1866. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Sir John Drake1

M, #105585, d. before 1666
Last Edited=26 Jun 2008
     Sir John Drake married Hon. Eleanor Boteler, daughter of John Boteler, 1st Baron Boteler of Brantfield and Elizabeth Villiers, on 18 May 1616.2 He died before 1666.2
     He lived at Ashe, Devon, EnglandG.1

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 230.


Sir John Drake, 1st Bt.1

M, #105586
Last Edited=1 Jan 2005
     Sir John Drake, 1st Bt. is the son of Sir John Drake and Hon. Eleanor Boteler.1,2
     He gained the title of 1st Baronet Drake.1 He lived at Ashe, Devon, EnglandG.1

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 230.

Hon. Eleanor Boteler1

F, #105587, d. 2 October 1666
Last Edited=1 Jan 2005
     Hon. Eleanor Boteler was the daughter of John Boteler, 1st Baron Boteler of Brantfield and Elizabeth Villiers.2 She married Sir John Drake on 18 May 1616.2 She died on 2 October 1666.2
     She was also known as Helen Boteler.2 From 18 May 1616, her married name became Drake.2

Children of Hon. Eleanor Boteler and Sir John Drake

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 VIII, page 491. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 230.

Lady Alice Moore1

F, #105588, d. 25 December 1677
Last Edited=13 Mar 2011
     Lady Alice Moore was the daughter of Henry Moore, 1st Earl of Drogheda and Hon. Alice Spencer.1 She married, firstly, Henry Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Clanbrassill, son of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Clanbrassill and Lady Anne Carey, in May 1667.2 She married, secondly, John Hamilton, 2nd Lord Bargany, son of John Hamilton, 1st Lord Bargany and Lady Jean Douglas, in September 1677.1,3 She died on 25 December 1677 at Roscommon House, Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandG, without issue.1
     After her marriage, Lady Alice Moore was styled as Countess of Clanbrassill in May 1667. From May 1667, her married name became Hamilton.1 She gained the title of Lady Bargeny in September 1677.

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 422. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 211.
  3. [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 65. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower1

M, #105589, b. 10 August 1694, d. 25 December 1754
Last Edited=15 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower
by Thomas Hudson, 1750 2
     John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower was born on 10 August 1694. He was the son of John Leveson-Gower, 1st Baron Gower of Sittenham and Lady Catherine Manners. He married, firstly, Lady Evelyn Pierrepont, daughter of Evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull and Lady Mary Feilding, on 13 March 1711/12. He married, secondly, Penelope Stonhouse, daughter of Sir John Stonhouse, 3rd Bt. and Penelope Dashwood, on 31 October 1733 at St. George's Church, Queen's Square, London, EnglandG.3 He married, thirdly, Lady Mary Tufton, daughter of Thomas Tufton, 6th Earl of Thanet and Lady Catherine Cavendish, on 16 May 1736.4 He died on 25 December 1754 at age 60.1
     He was created 1st Earl Gower on 8 July 1746.

Children of John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower and Lady Evelyn Pierrepont

Child of John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower and Lady Mary Tufton

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 III, page 40. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  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, The Complete Baronetage, volume III, page 39.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1065. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [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 83. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  7. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 337.

Henrietta Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough1

F, #105590, b. 19 July 1681, d. 24 October 1733
Last Edited=4 May 2011
Henrietta, Duchess of Marlborough
by Godfrey Kneller 2
     Henrietta Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough was born on 19 July 1681.3 She was the daughter of John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough and Sarah Jenyns.1 She was baptised on 29 July 1681 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields Church, Covent Garden, London, EnglandG.3 She married Francis Godolphin, 2nd Earl of Godolphin, son of Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin and Margaret Blagge, on 23 April 1698.1 She died on 24 October 1733 at age 52.4 She was buried on 9 November 1733 at Palace of Westminster, Westminster, London, EnglandG.4
     Her married name became Godolphin. After her marriage, Henrietta Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough was styled as Countess of Godolphin in 1712.3 She succeeded as the 2nd Baroness Churchill of Sandridge, co. Hertford [E., 1685] on 9 August 1722, suo jure.5 She succeeded as the 2nd Duchess of Marlborough [E., 1702] on 9 August 1722, suo jure. She succeeded as the 2nd Marchioness of Blandford [E., 1702] on 9 August 1722, suo jure. She succeeded as the 2nd Countess of Marlborough, co. Wilts [E., 1689] on 9 August 1722, suo jure.

Children of Henrietta Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough and Francis Godolphin, 2nd Earl of Godolphin

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 VIII, page 494. 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. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 497.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 498.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 207.
  6. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 771. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]