John Brooke, 1st and last Baron Cobham1

M, #12631, d. circa May 1660
Last Edited=20 Dec 2008
     John Brooke, 1st and last Baron Cobham was the son of Sir Henry Brooke and Anne Sutton.1 He married, firstly, Anne (?) before 21 January 1608/9.1 He married, secondly, Frances Bamfield, daughter of Sir William Bamfield and Anne (?), before October 1636.1 He died circa May 1660, without surviving issue.1 He was buried on 20 May 1660 at Wakerley, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.1
     He was appointed Knight in January 1611/12.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Gatton in 1614.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Oxford Borough from 1621 to 1622.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Great Bedwin in 1625.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Appleby between 1640 and 1643.1 He was created 1st Baron Cobham [England] on 3 January 1644/45.1 He lived at Heckington, Lincolnshire, EnglandG.1 On his death, his title became extinct.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 III, page 338. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Elizabeth Brooke

F, #12632, b. before 1558, d. 2 April 1565
Last Edited=20 Feb 2011
     Elizabeth Brooke was born before 1558. She was the daughter of George Brooke, 9th Baron Cobham (of Kent) and Anne Bray. She died on 2 April 1565.

Robert Davidson1

M, #12633
Last Edited=26 Aug 2003
     Robert Davidson was appointed Companion, Order of the Star of India (C.S.I.)1 He lived at Clayton, Fife, ScotlandG.

Child of Robert Davidson

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 83. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Abel Ward1

M, #12634, b. 1716, d. 1 October 1785
Last Edited=2 Feb 2014
     Abel Ward was born in 1716 at Whitgreave, Staffordshire, England.1 He was the son of Thomas Ward and Mary Peploe.1 He married Anne Bayley, daughter of James Bayley and Anne Peploe, on 18 April 1750.1 He died on 1 October 1785.1
     He was Prebendary of Chester in 1751 at Chester Cathedral, Chester, Cheshire, England.1 He held the office of Arch Deacon of Chester.1

Children of Abel Ward and Anne Bayley

Citations

  1. [S7005] Marie Byatt, "re: Peploe Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 30 January 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: Peploe Family."

Eugenia Barclay1

F, #12635
Last Edited=1 Jan 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.54%
     Eugenia Barclay is the daughter of Colonel Henry Albert Barclay and Marion Louisa Hoare. She married Colonel Gerald Thomas Bullard, son of Sir Harry Bullard.1
     Her married name became Bullard.1

Child of Eugenia Barclay and Colonel Gerald Thomas Bullard

Citations

  1. [S1605] J.N. Houterman, "re: Crosby Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 February 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Crosby Family."

Frances Leveson

F, #12636
Last Edited=5 Aug 2018
     Frances Leveson was the daughter of Sir John Leveson and Frances Sondes. She married Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Thomas Gower, 1st Bt. and Anne D'Oyley.1
     Her married name became Gower.

Children of Frances Leveson and Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3819. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt.1

M, #12637, b. circa 1605, d. circa 1 September 1672
Last Edited=12 Aug 2018
     Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt. was born circa 1605.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Gower, 1st Bt. and Anne D'Oyley.2 He married, secondly, Frances Leveson, daughter of Sir John Leveson and Frances Sondes.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Howard, daughter of Sir William Howard and Mary Eure.1 He died circa 1 September 1672.1 He was buried on 3 September 1672.1
     He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Gower [E., 1620] on 12 June 1655.1

Children of Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt. and Frances Leveson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3819. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 147. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Thomas Gower1

M, #12638, b. 25 October 1632, d. circa 2 November 1632
Last Edited=12 Aug 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Thomas Gower was born on 25 October 1632.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt. and Frances Leveson.1 He died circa 2 November 1632.1 He was buried on 5 November 1632.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3819. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Edward Gower1

M, #12639, d. circa 21 January 1662
Last Edited=12 Aug 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Edward Gower was the son of Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt. and Frances Leveson.1 He married Dorothy Wentworth, daughter of Thomas Wentworth.1 He died circa 21 January 1662.1 He was buried on 24 January 1662.1

Children of Edward Gower and Dorothy Wentworth

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3819. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir William Leveson-Gower, 4th Bt.1

M, #12640, d. December 1691
Last Edited=12 Aug 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir William Leveson-Gower, 4th Bt. was the son of Sir Thomas Gower, 2nd Bt. and Frances Leveson.1 He married Lady Jane Granville, daughter of John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath and Jane Wyche.2 He died in December 1691.
     He was given the name of William Gower at birth.1 Circa 1668 his name was legally changed to William Leveson-Gower on inheriting his great-uncle Sir Richard Leveson's Trentham, Staffordshire estate.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Merton between February 1673 and March 1673.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Newcastle-under-Lyme between 1675 and 1681.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Shropshire in 1681.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Newcastle-under-Lyme between 1689 and 1691.1 He succeeded as the 4th Baronet Gower [E., 1620] on 28 October 1689.3

Children of Sir William Leveson-Gower, 4th Bt. and Lady Jane Granville

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3819. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 22. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 268.