William Cowper1

M, #232301, b. circa 1722, d. 27 August 1769
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     William Cowper was born circa 1722.1 He was the son of William Cowper.1 He married Maria Frances Cecilia Madan.1 He died on 27 August 1769.1
     He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1 He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn in 1740.1 He was educated at Worcester College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1 He was Clerk of the Parliaments.1 He gained the rank of Major in the Hertfordshire Militia.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hertford in 1768.1

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Maria Frances Cecilia Madan1,2

F, #232302, b. 22 November 1727, d. 15 November 1797
Last Edited=19 Nov 2010
Maria Madan
by William Hoare 2
     Maria Frances Cecilia Madan was born on 22 November 1727 at Hertingfordbury Park, EnglandG.2 She married William Cowper, son of William Cowper.1 She died on 15 November 1797 at age 69 at London, EnglandG.2
     Her married name became Cowper.1 She wrote the book original poems on various occasions by a lady, published 1792.2

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

Lt.-Gen. Spencer Cowper1

M, #232303, b. circa 1726, d. 1797
Last Edited=26 Nov 2010
Lt.-Gen. Spencer Cowper
by John Dowman, 1784 2
     Lt.-Gen. Spencer Cowper was born circa 1726.1 He was the son of William Cowper.1 He died in 1797.2
     He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1741.1 He was educated at Worcester College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Ensign in 1747 in the 1st Foot Guards.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1753.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1753.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1761.1 He gained the rank of Brevet Colonel in 1772.1 He fought in the American War of Independence, where he commanded a brigade.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1779.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1787.1 He held the office of Governor of Tynemouth.1

Children of Lt.-Gen. Spencer Cowper

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

Henry Cowper1

M, #232304
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Henry Cowper is the son of Lt.-Gen. Spencer Cowper.1
     He was Clerk of the House of Lords.1 He lived at Tewin Water, Hertfordshire, EnglandG.1

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Reverend John Cowper1

M, #232305, d. 10 July 1756
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Reverend John Cowper was the son of Spencer Cowper and Pennington Goodeve.1 He married Anne Donne, daughter of Roger Donne.1 He died on 10 July 1756.1
     He was educated at Christ's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, EnglandG.1 He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1715 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)1 He graduated from Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1718 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He was the Rector after 1722 at Great Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1728 with a Doctor of Divinity (D.D.)1

Children of Reverend John Cowper and Anne Donne

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 87.


Anne Donne1

F, #232306
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Anne Donne is the daughter of Roger Donne.1 She married Reverend John Cowper, son of Spencer Cowper and Pennington Goodeve.1
     Her married name became Cowper.1

Children of Anne Donne and Reverend John Cowper

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 87.

Roger Donne1

M, #232307
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Roger Donne lived at Ludham Hall, Norfolk, EnglandG.1

Child of Roger Donne

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Cowper1

M, #232308, b. 15 November 1731, d. 25 April 1800
Last Edited=6 May 2009
William Cowper
by George Romney, 1792 2
Photograph by National Portrait Gallery London - www.npg.org.uk
     William Cowper was born on 15 November 1731.1 He was the son of Reverend John Cowper and Anne Donne.1 He died on 25 April 1800 at age 68.1
     He was educated at Westminster School, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1 He was admitted to Middle Temple in 1748.1 He was a practising Barrister-at-Law in 1754.3 He was a poet.1

Citations

  1. [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 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 87.

Reverend John Cowper1

M, #232309, b. 1737, d. 10 May 1770
Last Edited=30 May 2007
     Reverend John Cowper was born in 1737.1 He was the son of Reverend John Cowper and Anne Donne.1 He died on 10 May 1770, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [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 87. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Sandra Alice Spence1

F, #232310, b. 22 January 1942
Last Edited=1 Jun 2007
     Sandra Alice Spence was born on 22 January 1942 at Sutton Courtenay, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 She is the daughter of Dermot Gordon Chesson Spence and Muriel Evelyn Crailsham.1 She married Stewart Nairn Kington, son of William Beresford Nairne Kington and Jean Ann Sanders, on 19 December 1964 at St. Andrew by the Wardrobe, The City, London, EnglandG.1
     From 19 December 1964, her married name became Kington.1

Children of Sandra Alice Spence and Stewart Nairn Kington

Citations

  1. [S2300] Stewart Kington, "re: Kington Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 30 May2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Kington Family."