Elizabeth Carr1

F, #170411
Last Edited=2 Jun 2008
     Elizabeth Carr was the daughter of William Carr.1

Child of Elizabeth Carr and Sir Francis Blake

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

William Carr1

M, #170412
Last Edited=2 Jun 2008
     William Carr lived at Ford Castle, Northumberland, EnglandG.1

Child of William Carr

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Isabel Ayton1

F, #170413, b. circa 1711, d. 25 May 1741
Last Edited=14 Oct 2005
     Isabel Ayton was born circa 1711.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Ayton.1 She married Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt., son of Robert Blake and Sarah Blake, before 1734.1 She died on 25 May 1741.1 She was buried at Houghton-le-Spring, County Durham, EnglandG.1
     From before 1734, her married name became Blake.1

Children of Isabel Ayton and Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Samuel Ayton1

M, #170414
Last Edited=14 Oct 2005

Child of Samuel Ayton

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt.1

M, #170415, b. circa 1737, d. 22 May 1818
Last Edited=21 Oct 2005
     Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt. was born circa 1737.1 He was the son of Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt. and Isabel Ayton.1 He married Elizabeth Douglas, daughter of Alexander Douglas and Elizabeth (?), on 15 April 1772.1 He died on 22 May 1818.1
     He raised a regiment of infantry, called the Gold Spinks.1 He spent £80,000 building a castle on the banks of the Till, which was never finished.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Blake, of Twisel Castle, co. Durham [G.B., 1774] on 29 March 1780.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Northumberland from 1784 to 1785.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.2
     

Child of Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Douglas

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [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.


Elizabeth Douglas1

F, #170416, d. 23 March 1823
Last Edited=19 May 2008
     Elizabeth Douglas was the daughter of Alexander Douglas and Elizabeth (?).1 She married Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt. and Isabel Ayton, on 15 April 1772.1 She died on 23 March 1823 at Sloane Street, Chelsea, London, EnglandG.1 She was buried at Northumberland, EnglandG.1
     From 15 April 1772, her married name became Blake.1

Child of Elizabeth Douglas and Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Alexander Douglas1

M, #170417
Last Edited=14 Oct 2005
     Alexander Douglas married Elizabeth (?).
     He was head of the British settlement at Bussorah, Iran.1

Child of Alexander Douglas and Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Elizabeth (?)1

F, #170418
Last Edited=19 May 2008
     Elizabeth (?) married Alexander Douglas.
     The nationality of Elizabeth (?) was Persian.1 Her married name became Douglas.1

Child of Elizabeth (?) and Alexander Douglas

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Robert Blake1

M, #170419, b. circa 1734, d. 25 January 1754
Last Edited=14 Oct 2005
     Robert Blake was born circa 1734.1 He was the son of Sir Francis Blake, 1st Bt. and Isabel Ayton.1 He died on 25 January 1754.1 He was buried on 1 February 1754 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir Francis Blake, 3rd Bt.1

M, #170420, b. circa 1775, d. 10 September 1860
Last Edited=14 Oct 2005
     Sir Francis Blake, 3rd Bt. was born circa 1775 at Heston, London, EnglandG.1 He was the son of Sir Francis Blake, 2nd Bt. and Elizabeth Douglas.1 He married Jane Neale, daughter of William Neale.1 He died on 10 September 1860, without legitmate issue.1
     He gained the rank of Colonel in the North Fencible Regiment of infantry.1 He succeeded as the 3rd Baronet Blake, of Twisel Castle, co. Durham [G.B., 1774] on 22 May 1818.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwick between December 1820 and 1826.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Berwick between March 1827 and 1834.1
     On his death, his baronetcy became extinct.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume V, page 174. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.