Frederick George Unico Williams Bentinck1

M, #13701, b. 21 June 1888, d. 18 April 1942
Last Edited=10 Feb 2009
     Frederick George Unico Williams Bentinck was born on 21 June 1888.1 He was the son of William Charles Philip Otho Aldenburg-Bentinck, 6th Graf Bentinck and Mary Cornelia Baronin de Heeckeren.1 He died on 18 April 1942 at age 53, unmarried.1
     He was invested as a Knight, Teutonic Order.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3187. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir Henry John William Bentinck1

M, #13702, b. 8 September 1796, d. 29 September 1878
Last Edited=10 Feb 2009
Consanguinity Index=8.2%
     Sir Henry John William Bentinck was born on 8 September 1796.1 He was the son of Maj.-Gen. John Charles Bentinck and Jemima Helena de Reede-Ginkel, Countess de Reede-Ginkel.1 He married Renira Antoinette Hawkins-Whitshed, daughter of Admiral Sir James Hawkins-Whitshed, 1st Bt. and Sophia Henrietta Bentinck, on 10 March 1829.1 He died on 29 September 1878 at age 82.1
     He gained the rank of General in the service of the Coldstream Guards.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the 28th Regiment.1 He was commnader of the Guards Brigade in 1854.1 He fought in the Crimean War in 1854.1 He was decorated with the award of the Commander, Legion of Honour.1 He held the office of Groom-in-Waiting to HM Queen Victoria.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3187. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Renira Antoinette Hawkins-Whitshed1

F, #13703, d. 23 September 1889
Last Edited=7 Jun 2013
     Renira Antoinette Hawkins-Whitshed was the daughter of Admiral Sir James Hawkins-Whitshed, 1st Bt. and Sophia Henrietta Bentinck.1 She married Sir Henry John William Bentinck, son of Maj.-Gen. John Charles Bentinck and Jemima Helena de Reede-Ginkel, Countess de Reede-Ginkel, on 10 March 1829.1 She died on 23 September 1889.1
      Her married name became Bentinck.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3187. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Fleming, 2nd Earl of Wigton

M, #13704, b. 7 December 1589, d. 7 May 1650
Last Edited=20 May 2007
Consanguinity Index=3.68%
     John Fleming, 2nd Earl of Wigton was baptised on 7 December 1589. He was the son of John Fleming, 1st Earl of Wigton and Lady Lilias Graham. He married Margaret Livingstone, daughter of Alexander Livingstone, 1st Earl of Linlithgow and Lady Helen Hay. He died on 7 May 1650 at age 60.
     He gained the title of 2nd Earl of Wigton.

Children of John Fleming, 2nd Earl of Wigton and Margaret Livingstone

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 263. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

David Leslie, 5th Earl of Leven1

M, #13705, b. 5 May 1660, d. 6 June 1728
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.3%
David Meville, 5th Earl of Leven
by John Baptiste of Medina, 1691 2
     David Leslie, 5th Earl of Leven was born on 5 May 1660.1 He was the son of George Melville, 1st Earl of Melville and Catharine Leslie.1 He married Anne Wemyss, daughter of Sir James Wemyss, Lord Burntisland and Margaret Wemyss, Countess of Wemyss, circa 3 September 1691.1 He died on 6 June 1728 at age 68.1
     He was given the name of David Melville at birth.1 He was invloved in the Duke of Monmouth's rebellion along with his father, and escaped to Holland.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Balgonie [S., 1641] on 27 July 1681.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Leven [S., 1641] on 27 July 1681.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1689.1 He was Commissioner to pacify the Highlands in 1689.1 He held the office of Commissioner of the Exchequer [Scotland] in 1689.1 He fought in the Battle of Killiecrankie in 1689.1 He was Colonel of the 25th Foot between 1689 and 1694 which he raised from Scotsmen in Holland and Germany.1 He held the office of Constable of Edinburgh Castle between 1689 and 1702.1 He fought in the Battle of Flanders in 1692.1 He held the office of Governor of the Bank of Scotland between 1697 and 1728.1 He gained the rank of Brigadier-General in 1702.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1704.1 He held the office of Constable of Edinburgh Castle between 1704 and 1712.1 He held the office of Master of Ordnance [Scotland] in 1705.1 He was Commander-in-Chief of the Forces of Scotland in 1706.1 He was a Commissioner for the Union of England and Scotland in 1707.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1707.1 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1707 and 1710.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Melville [S., 1690] on 20 May 1707.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Raith, Monymaill and Balwearie [S., 1690] on 20 May 1707.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Melville of Monymaill [S., 1616] on 20 May 1707.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount of Kirkcaldy [S., 1690] on 20 May 1707.1 He held the office of Governor of Edinburgh Castle in 1708.3

Children of David Leslie, 5th Earl of Leven and Anne Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2312. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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] 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 15. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.


Sir James Wemyss

M, #13706
Last Edited=15 Sep 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir James Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Cecilia Ruthven.
     He lived at Bogie, Fife, Scotland. Ancestor of Wemyss, Baronet of Bogie.

Andrew Wemyss

M, #13707
Last Edited=15 Sep 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Andrew Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Cecilia Ruthven.
     He lived at Newtown, Fife, Scotland.

Isabella Tennant1

F, #13708, b. 28 June 1964
Last Edited=15 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Isabella Tennant was born on 28 June 1964.1 She is the daughter of Hon. Tobias William Tennant and Lady Emma Cavendish.1 She married Piers Hill, son of Simon Hill, on 9 August 1997.1
      From 9 August 1997, her married name became Hill.

Children of Isabella Tennant and Piers Hill

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1571. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Monson, 1st Viscount Monson of Castlemaine1

M, #13709, b. 1607, d. 1673
Last Edited=21 Mar 2011
     William Monson, 1st Viscount Monson of Castlemaine was born in 1607.2 He was the son of Sir William Monson. He married, firstly, Lady Margaret Stuart, daughter of James Stuart, 2nd Lord Doune and Elizabeth Stewart, Countess of Moray, on 23 October 1625.1 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Reresby, daughter of George Reresby and Elizabeth Tamworth, in 1661.2 He died in 1673.
     He gained the title of 1st Viscount Monson of Castlemaine.1 He lived at Castlemaine, Ireland.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1277. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

David Wemyss

M, #13710, d. circa August 1608
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     David Wemyss was the son of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart. He married Lady Elizabeth Leslie, daughter of Andrew Leslie, 5th Earl of Rothes and Janet Durie, circa 1608. He died circa August 1608.