Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney1

M, #16901, b. 28 September 1744, d. 1 March 1811
Last Edited=24 Jul 2016
     Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney was born on 28 September 1744.1 He was the son of Robert Marsham, 2nd Baron of Romney and Priscilla Pym.2 He married Lady Frances Wyndham, daughter of Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont and Hon. Alicia Maria Carpenter, on 30 August 1776.2 He died on 1 March 1811 at age 66.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) between 1768 and 1774.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kent between 1774 and 1790.1 He was president of the Marine Society in 1793.1 He was member of the Board of Agriculture in 1793.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron of Romney, co. Kent [G.B., 1716] on 16 November 1793.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Marsham, of Whorn's Place, Cuxton, Kent [E., 1663] on 16 November 1793.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Kent between 1797 and 1808.1 He was created 1st Viscount Marsham [U.K.] on 22 June 1801.1 He was created 1st Earl of Romney, of the Mote [U.K.] on 22 June 1801.1

Children of Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney and Lady Frances Wyndham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3387. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Frances Wyndham1

F, #16902, b. 9 July 1755, d. 15 January 1795
Last Edited=24 Jul 2016
Lady Frances Wyndham
by Joshua Reynolds, 1770 2
     Lady Frances Wyndham was born on 9 July 1755.3 She was the daughter of Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont and Hon. Alicia Maria Carpenter.3 She was baptised on 5 August 1755 at Petworth, Sussex, England.4 She married Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney, son of Robert Marsham, 2nd Baron of Romney and Priscilla Pym, on 30 August 1776.3 She died on 15 January 1795 at age 39.3
     Her married name became Marsham. As a result of her marriage, Lady Frances Wyndham was styled as Baroness of Romney on 16 November 1793.

Children of Lady Frances Wyndham and Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3387. 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. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003 to 2016. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney1

M, #16903, b. 22 November 1777, d. 29 March 1845
Last Edited=24 Jul 2016
     Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney was born on 22 November 1777.1 He was the son of Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney and Lady Frances Wyndham.1 He married, firstly, Sophia Pitt, daughter of William Morton Pitt and Margaret Gambier, on 9 September 1806.1 He married, secondly, Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend, daughter of John Thomas Townshend, 2nd Viscount Sydney of St. Leonards and Lady Caroline Elizabeth Letitia Clements, on 8 February 1832.2 He died on 29 March 1845 at age 67.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hythe between 1798 and 1802.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Downton between 1803 and 1806.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hythe between 1806 and 1807.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1809 in the service of the 1st East Kent Militia.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Marsham [U.K., 1801] on 1 March 1811.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Romney, of the Mote [U.K., 1801] on 1 March 1811.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron of Romney, co. Kent [G.B., 1716] on 1 March 1811.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baronet Marsham, of Whorn's Place, Cuxton, Kent [E., 1663] on 1 March 1811.1

Children of Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney and Sophia Pitt

Child of Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney and Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3387. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sophia Pitt1

F, #16904, d. 9 September 1812
Last Edited=24 Jul 2016
     Sophia Pitt was the daughter of William Morton Pitt and Margaret Gambier.1 She married Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney, son of Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney and Lady Frances Wyndham, on 9 September 1806.1 She died on 9 September 1812.1
     Her married name became Marsham. As a result of her marriage, Sophia Pitt was styled as Countess of Romney on 1 March 1811.

Children of Sophia Pitt and Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3387. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend1

F, #16905, d. 25 December 1847
Last Edited=24 Jul 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend was the daughter of John Thomas Townshend, 2nd Viscount Sydney of St. Leonards and Lady Caroline Elizabeth Letitia Clements.1 She married, firstly, George James Cholmondeley, son of Rev. Hon. Robert Cholmondeley and Mary Woffington, on 4 October 1825.1 She married, secondly, Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney, son of Charles Marsham, 1st Earl of Romney and Lady Frances Wyndham, on 8 February 1832.1 She died on 25 December 1847.2
     From 4 October 1825, her married name became Cholmondeley. From 8 February 1832, her married name became Marsham. As a result of her marriage, Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend was styled as Countess of Romney on 8 February 1832.

Child of Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend and George James Cholmondeley

Child of Hon. Mary Elizabeth Townshend and Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 784. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Jane Welby1

F, #16906
Last Edited=13 Sep 2013
     Jane Welby married John Willoughby, son of Sir Thomas de Willoughby and Elizabeth de Neville.1
     Her married name became Willoughby.1

Child of Jane Welby and John Willoughby

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2246. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Blanche Champernoun

F, #16907
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Blanche Champernoun is the daughter of Sir John Champernoun.

Dorothy Grey

F, #16908
Last Edited=25 Oct 2015
     Dorothy Grey was the daughter of Thomas Grey, 1st Marquess of Dorset. She married, firstly, Robert Willoughby, 2nd Lord Willoughby de Broke, son of Robert Willoughby, 1st Baron Willoughby de Broke and Blanche Champernoun.1 She married, secondly, William Blount, 4th Baron Mountjoy, son of John Blount, 3rd Baron Mountjoy and Lora Berkeley.1
     Her married name became Blount.1 Her married name became Willoughby.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Lady Margaret Keith1

F, #16909, d. 11 March 1619/20
Last Edited=27 Apr 2011
     Lady Margaret Keith was the daughter of William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal.1 A contract for the marriage of Lady Margaret Keith and Sir Robert Arbuthnott of that Ilk was signed on 21 June 1582.1 She died on 11 March 1619/20.1
     From 21 June 1582, her married name became Arbuthnott.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 99. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Anne Willoughby

F, #16910
Last Edited=25 Oct 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Anne Willoughby was the daughter of Robert Willoughby, 2nd Lord Willoughby de Broke and Dorothy Grey. She married Charles Blount, 5th Baron Mountjoy, son of William Blount, 4th Baron Mountjoy and Alice Keble.1
     Her married name became Blount.1

Citations

  1. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.