Most Rev. Adam Loftus1

M, #106571, b. circa 1533, d. 5 April 1605
Last Edited=11 Jul 2012
     Most Rev. Adam Loftus was born circa 1533.2 He was the son of Edward Loftus.3 He married Jane Purdon, daughter of Adam Purdon, in 1560.2 He died on 5 April 1605.2
     He was Private Chaplain to the Lord Deputy Ireland.2 He held the office of Archbishop of Armagh in January 1562/63.2 He held the office of Archbishop of Dublin in 1567.2 He held the office of Lord Keeper of the Great Seal in 1573.2 He held the office of Lord Chancellor [Ireland] in 1578.2 He held the office of Provost of Trinity College, Dublin before 1594.2 He graduated with a Doctor of Divinity (D.D.).3 He had 13 other children.2

Children of Most Rev. Adam Loftus and Jane Purdon

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1323. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [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 258. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Captain George Blount1

M, #106572
Last Edited=10 May 2008
     Captain George Blount married Anne Loftus, daughter of Most Rev. Adam Loftus and Jane Purdon.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Edward Blayney, 1st Lord Blayney, Baron of Monaghan1

M, #106573, d. 11 February 1629/30
Last Edited=1 Jun 2008
     Edward Blayney, 1st Lord Blayney, Baron of Monaghan was the son of David Lloyd Blayney and Elizabeth Jones.2 He married Anne Loftus, daughter of Most Rev. Adam Loftus and Jane Purdon, before 13 June 1605.1 He died on 11 February 1629/30.3 He was buried on 23 February 1629/30 at Monaghan Church, Monaghan, County Monaghan, Ireland.3 His will (dated 20 October 1627) was probated on 12 May 1630.3
      In 1598 he accompanied the Earl of Essex to Ireland, as a Colonel.2 He held the office of Governor of Mount Norris in 1601.2 He was invested as a Knight on 29 May 1603 at Dublin Castle, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.2 He held the office of Seneschal of County Monaghan in 1604.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of County Monaghan.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for County Monaghan between 1613 and 1615.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] in 1615.2 He was created 1st Lord Blayney, Baron of Monaghan, co. Monaghan [Ireland] on 29 July 1621.2

Children of Edward Blayney, 1st Lord Blayney, Baron of Monaghan and Anne Loftus

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  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 II, page 186. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 187.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 383.
  5. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1180. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Edmund Colley1

M, #106574
Last Edited=6 Apr 2002
     Edmund Colley is the son of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Loftus.1
     He was also known as Edmund Cowley.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Sir Henry Colley1

M, #106575, d. 1637
Last Edited=24 Aug 2008
     Sir Henry Colley was the son of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Loftus.1 He married Anne Peyton, daughter of Christopher Peyton.1 He died in 1637.1
     He was also known as Henry Cowley.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Monaghan in 1613.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1615.1 He lived at Castle Carbery, County Kildare, Ireland.1

Children of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Peyton

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S3254] Lynn Briggs, "re: Colley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 23 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Colley Family."


Anne Peyton1

F, #106576
Last Edited=24 Aug 2008
     Anne Peyton is the daughter of Christopher Peyton.1 She married Sir Henry Colley, son of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Loftus.1 She married Sir Richard Cooke.1

Children of Anne Peyton and Sir Henry Colley

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S3254] Lynn Briggs, "re: Colley Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 23 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Colley Family."

Christopher Peyton1

M, #106577
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     Christopher Peyton held the office of Auditor-General [Ireland].1

Child of Christopher Peyton

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Sir Richard Cooke1

M, #106578
Last Edited=6 Apr 2002
     Sir Richard Cooke married Anne Peyton, daughter of Christopher Peyton.1
     He held the office of Principal Secretary and Chancellor of the Exchequer of Ireland.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Dudley Colley1

M, #106579, b. circa 1621, d. July 1674
Last Edited=8 Feb 2012
     Dudley Colley was born circa 1621.1 He was the son of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Peyton.1 He married Anne Warren, daughter of Henry Warren.1 He married Elizabeth Sankey, daughter of George Sankey.1 He died in July 1674.1
     He was also known as Dudley Cowley.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Philipstown circa 1660.1 He lived at Castle Carbery, County Kildare, Ireland.1

Child of Dudley Colley and Elizabeth Sankey

Children of Dudley Colley and Anne Warren

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S8] BP1999. [S8]

Anne Warren1

F, #106580
Last Edited=27 Mar 2008
     Anne Warren was the daughter of Henry Warren.1 She married Dudley Colley, son of Sir Henry Colley and Anne Peyton.1

Children of Anne Warren and Dudley Colley

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 page 2971. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]