Georgiana Mary Colvile1

F, #130951, d. 13 July 1900
Last Edited=18 Oct 2013
     Georgiana Mary Colvile was the daughter of Andrew Colvile and Hon. Mary Louisa Eden.1 She married Frederick Rogers, 1st and last Baron Blachford, son of Sir Frederick Leman Rogers, 7th Bt. and Sophia Deare, on 29 September 1847 at Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.1 She died on 13 July 1900 at Blachford, Cornwood, Devon, England.2,3 Her will was probated, at over £25,000 gross and over £24,000 net.1 She was buried at Cornwood, Devon, England.3
      From 29 September 1847, her married name became Rogers.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 II, page 179. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 179, says at Wisdome.
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 178. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir John Charles Rogers, 9th Bt.1

M, #130952, b. 10 April 1818, d. 25 May 1894
Last Edited=9 Feb 2011
     Sir John Charles Rogers, 9th Bt. was born on 10 April 1818.2 He was the son of Sir Frederick Leman Rogers, 7th Bt. and Sophia Deare.1 He was baptised on 18 June 1818 at St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone, London, England.2 He died on 25 May 1894 at age 76 at Blachford, Cornwood, Devon, England, accidentally drowned in the lake, unmarried.1,2 He was buried at Cornwood, Devon, England.2 His will was probated, at £38,084 gross and £23,962 net.2
     He succeeded to the title of 9th Baronet Rogers, of Wisdome, co. Devon [E., 1699] on 21 November 1889.2

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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 178. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Reverend Sir Edward Rogers, 10th Bt.1

M, #130953, b. 5 September 1819, d. 9 March 1895
Last Edited=9 Feb 2011
     Reverend Sir Edward Rogers, 10th Bt. was born on 5 September 1819.2 He was the son of Sir Frederick Leman Rogers, 7th Bt. and Sophia Deare.1 He was baptised on 17 February 1820 at St. Marylebone Church, Marylebone, London, England.2 He died on 9 March 1895 at age 75 at Blachford, Cornwood, Devon, England, from paralysis, unmarried.3 He was buried at Cornwood, Devon, England.3 His will was probated, at £45,437 gross.3
     He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 11 May 1837.2 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1841 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).2 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1843 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He was the Rector between 1875 and 1890 at Odcombe, Somerset, England.2 He succeeded to the title of 10th Baronet Rogers, of Wisdome, co. Devon [E., 1699] on 25 March 1894.2
     On his death, his baronetcy 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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 178. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume IV, page 179.

Colin Blackburn, Baron Blackburn of Killearn1

M, #130954, b. 18 May 1813, d. 8 January 1896
Last Edited=11 Jun 2008
     Colin Blackburn, Baron Blackburn of Killearn was born on 18 May 1813 at Levenside, Dunbartonshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of John Blackburn and Rebecca Leslie Gillies.1 He died on 8 January 1896 at age 82 at Doonholm, Alloway, Ayrshire, Scotland, unmarried.1 His will (dated 4 July 1875) was probated in January 1896, at £139,965 personalty.2
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1835 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1838 entitled to practice as a Barrister-at-Law.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, in 1838 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Justice of the Court of the King's Bench in 1859.1 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor on 24 April 1860.1 He was created Baron Blackburn of Killearn, in the County of Stirling [U.K. Law Lord] on 16 October 1876, the first created under the Appellate Jurisdiction Act 1876.1 He held the office of Lord of Appeal in Ordinary between 16 October 1876 and December 1886.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 28 November 1876.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 181.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Blackburn, Colin". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

John Blackburn1

M, #130955
Last Edited=18 Oct 2013
     John Blackburn married Rebecca Leslie Gillies, daughter of Reverend Colin Gillies.2
     He lived at Killearn, Stirlingshire, Scotland.1

Children of John Blackburn and Rebecca Leslie Gillies

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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 30. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2151. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Rebecca Leslie Gillies1

F, #130956
Last Edited=18 Oct 2013
     Rebecca Leslie Gillies is the daughter of Reverend Colin Gillies.1 She married John Blackburn.2
      Her married name became Blackburn.2

Children of Rebecca Leslie Gillies and John Blackburn

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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 30. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Reverend Colin Gillies1

M, #130957
Last Edited=13 Oct 2004

Child of Reverend Colin Gillies

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 II, page 180. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Lt.-Gen. William Blakeney, 1st and last Baron Blakeney of Castle Blakeney1

M, #130958, b. 1672, d. 20 September 1761
Last Edited=16 May 2011
     Lt.-Gen. William Blakeney, 1st and last Baron Blakeney of Castle Blakeney was born in 1672 at Mount Blakeney, County Limerick, Ireland.1 He was the son of William Blakeney and Elizabeth Bowerman.1,2 He died on 20 September 1761, unmarried.1 He was buried on 9 October 1761 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England.1 His will was probated on 7 October 1761.1
     He fought in the Siege of Namur, during which he was wounded.2 He gained the rank of Ensign in 1702.1 He fought in the War of Spanish Succession, with the Royal Regiment of Foot of Ireland. This was also called Marlborough's Wars.2 He fought in the Battle of Blenheim, during which he was wounded.2 He fought in the Battle of Malplaquet, during which he was wounded.2 Lt.-Col. George Blakeney resigned his commission in 1718 to his nephew Lt.-Gen. William Blakeney, 1st and last Baron Blakeney of Castle Blakeney.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kilmarnock between 1725 and 1757.1 He was Colonel of the 27th Foot (Enniskillens) between 1725 and 1761.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1737 in the service of the 27th Regiment of Foot.2 He gained the rank of Brigadier-General in 1743.1 He held the office of Lieutenant-Governor of Stirling in 1745, where he distinguished himself during the siege of Stirling Castle by the Highlanders.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1745.2 He held the office of Governor of Stirling Castle in 1745.3 He held the office of Lieutenant-Governor of Plymouth between 1746 and 1748.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General on 11 September 1747.2 He held the office of Lieutenant-Governor of Minorca between 1748 and 1756.1 His last will was dated 4 January 1749. He fought in the defense of Fort St. Philip, Minorca in 1756, where he defended for 70 days, before capitulating to the French (after the withdrawal of Admiral Byng).1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1756.2 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor on 27 November 1756.1 He was created 1st Baron Blakeney of Blakeney Castle, co. Galway [Ireland] on 18 December 1756.1 He lived at Mount Blakeney, Kilmallock, County Limerick, Ireland.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     
     On his death, his peerage 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 II, page 182. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Blakeney, William". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

William Blakeney1

M, #130959
Last Edited=26 Mar 2008
     William Blakeney was the son of Lieutenant William Blakeney.2 He married Elizabeth Bowerman, daughter of Cornet Henry Bowerman and Katherine Purdon.2 His will was probated on 22 April 1718.2 He was buried at St. Peter's Church, Kilmallock, County Limerick, Ireland.2
     He gained the rank of Captain on 15 August 1702 in the service of the Ingoldsby Dragoons.2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kilmallock.2 He lived at Mount Blakeney, Kilmallock, County Limerick, Ireland.2 He lived at Thomastown, County Limerick, Ireland.2

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 II, page 182. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Major Robert Blakeney1

M, #130960, d. 18 November 1763
Last Edited=26 Mar 2008
     Major Robert Blakeney was the son of William Blakeney and Elizabeth Bowerman.2,1 He married Deborah Smyth, daughter of Grice Smyth, on 27 January 1729.1 He died on 18 November 1763.1
     He gained the rank of Captain on 15 May 1716 in the service of the Huntington Regiment of Foot.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for County Limerick in 1730.1 He gained the rank of Brigade Major in 1743 in the service of the General Hulse during the German War.1 He fought in the Battle of Dettingen.1 He lived at Mount Blakeney, Kilmallock, County Limerick, Ireland,1 and at 36 St. Stephen's Green, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.1

Children of Major Robert Blakeney and Deborah Smyth

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Blakeney, page 123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  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 182. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]