Richard Southwell1

M, #254351, d. before February 1679/80
Last Edited=4 Dec 2011
     Richard Southwell was the son of Sir Thomas Southwell, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Starkey.2 He married Lady Elizabeth O'Brien, daughter of Morrogh O'Brien, 1st Earl of Inchiquin and Elizabeth St. Leger.2 He died before February 1679/80.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Askeaton, County Limerick [Ireland] between 1661 and 1666.2 He lived at Callow, County Galway, Ireland.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Southwell, 2nd Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress1

M, #254352, b. 7 January 1698, d. 19 November 1766
Last Edited=23 Oct 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Thomas Southwell, 2nd Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress was born on 7 January 1698.1 He was the son of Thomas Southwell, 1st Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress and Lady Meliora Coningsby.1 He married Mary Coke, daughter of Rt. Hon. Thomas Coke and Mary Coke, in March 1719.1 He died on 19 November 1766 at age 68.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Leitrim Ireland] Between 1717 and 1720.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress, co. Limerick [I., 1717] on 4 August 1720.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Southwell, of Castle Mattress, co. Limerick [I., 1662] on 4 August 1720.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] in 1726.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) in 1734.1 He held the office of Governor of Limerick before 1762.1

Children of Thomas Southwell, 2nd Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress and Mary Coke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3689. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Thomas Southwell, 1st Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress1

M, #254353, b. circa 1665, d. 4 August 1720
Last Edited=7 May 2011
Thomas Southwell, 1st Baron Southwell
by Balthazar Denner 2
     Thomas Southwell, 1st Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress was born circa 1665.1 He was born at Castle Martin, County Limerick, Ireland.3,4 He was the son of Richard Southwell and Lady Elizabeth O'Brien.1 He married Lady Meliora Coningsby, daughter of Thomas Coningsby, 1st Earl of Coningsby and Barbara Georges, on 8 August 1695 at Hope Under Dinmore, Herefordshire, England.5,4 He died on 4 August 1720.1
     He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Southwell, of Castle Mattress, co. Limerick [I., 1662] from 7 December 1680 to 1681.1 He was created 1st Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress, co. Limerick [Ireland] on 4 September 1717.1

Children of Thomas Southwell, 1st Baron Southwell of Castle Mattress and Lady Meliora Coningsby

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3689. 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. [S4153] George Coningsby, a pedigree Coningsby of Hampton Court (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as a pedigree Coningsby of Hampton Court.
  4. [S4132] Robin J Conisbee Wood, online <e-mail address>, Robin J Conisbee Wood (unknown location), downloaded 23 November 2009.
  5. [S4171] Unknown author, Paper in Soc Gen 1917 by Rev j ???? (n.p.: n.pub., unknown publish date).
  6. [S47] BIFR1976 Studdert, page 1072. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Anne Tower Moir1

F, #254354, d. 21 February 1924
Last Edited=5 Dec 2007
     Anne Tower Moir was the daughter of George Moir.1 She married Ponsonby William Moore, 9th Earl of Drogheda, son of Ponsonby Arthur Moore and Augusta Sophia Gardner, on 16 October 1879.1 She died on 21 February 1924.1
      From 16 October 1879, her married name became Moore.1 As a result of her marriage, Anne Tower Moir was styled as Countess of Drogheda on 29 June 1892.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Moir1

M, #254355
Last Edited=5 Dec 2007
     George Moir held the office of Sheriff of Stirling.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.).1

Child of George Moir

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore1

F, #254356, d. 25 May 1966
Last Edited=21 Feb 2014
     Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore was the daughter of Ponsonby William Moore, 9th Earl of Drogheda and Anne Tower Moir.1 She married, firstly, Captain Struan Robertson Kerr-Clark on 15 July 1909.1 She married, secondly, James Fitzalan Hope, 1st Baron Rankeillour, son of James Robert Hope-Scott and Lady Victoria Alexandrina Fitzalan-Howard, on 15 September 1941.1 She died on 25 May 1966.1
      From 15 July 1909, her married name became Kerr-Clark.1 As a result of her marriage, Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore was styled as Baroness Rankeillour on 15 September 1941. From 15 September 1941, her married name became Hope.1

Child of Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore and Captain Struan Robertson Kerr-Clark

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Captain Struan Robertson Kerr-Clark1

M, #254357, d. 25 September 1915
Last Edited=27 Jan 2014
     Captain Struan Robertson Kerr-Clark married Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore, daughter of Ponsonby William Moore, 9th Earl of Drogheda and Anne Tower Moir, on 15 July 1909.1 He died on 25 September 1915, killed in action.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders.1 He fought in the First World War.1

Child of Captain Struan Robertson Kerr-Clark and Lady Beatrice Minnie Ponsonby Moore

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda1

M, #254358, b. 21 April 1884, d. 22 November 1957
Last Edited=12 Sep 2013
     Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda was born on 21 April 1884.1 He was the son of Ponsonby William Moore, 9th Earl of Drogheda and Anne Tower Moir.1 He married, firstly, Kathleen Pelham-Burn, daughter of Charles Maitland Pelham-Burn, on 3 March 1909.1 He and Kathleen Pelham-Burn were divorced in 1922.1 He married, secondly, Olive Mary Meatyard, daughter of George Meatyard, on 22 June 1922.1 He died on 22 November 1957 at age 73.1
     He was Clerk with the Foreign Office between 1907 and 1917.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Earl of Drogheda [I., 1661] on 28 October 1908.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Viscount Moore of Drogheda [I., 1622] on 28 October 1908.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Baron Moore of Mellefont, co. Louth [I., 1616] on 28 October 1908.1 He held the office of Representative Peer [Ireland] between 1913 and 1957.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the service of the Irish Guards.1 He was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1919.1 He was admitted to Inner Temple in 1935 entitled to practice as a barrister.1 He was Director-General of the Ministry of Economic Warfare between 1942 and 1945.1 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Officer, Order of Orange-Nassau of the Netherlands.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.) in 1945.1 He held the office of Speaker of the House of Lords between 1946 and 1957.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] in 1951.1

Children of Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda and Kathleen Pelham-Burn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Kathleen Pelham-Burn1

F, #254359, d. 18 March 1966
Last Edited=7 Sep 2014
     Kathleen Pelham-Burn was the daughter of Charles Maitland Pelham-Burn.1 She married Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda, son of Ponsonby William Moore, 9th Earl of Drogheda and Anne Tower Moir, on 3 March 1909.1 She and Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda were divorced in 1922.1 She died on 18 March 1966.1
     She succeeded to the title of Countess of Drogheda on 3 March 1909. From 3 March 1909, her married name became Moore.1 She was invested as a Companion, Order of St. Michael and St. George (C.M.G.) in 1919.1

Children of Kathleen Pelham-Burn and Henry Charles Ponsonby Moore, 10th Earl of Drogheda

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1181. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Crichton of Ruthven1

M, #254360
Last Edited=8 Sep 2014
     James Crichton of Ruthven is the son of Sir Stephen Crichton of Cairns.1
      In 1452 he had a Crown charter of the lands of Ruthven, which his descendants possessed until 1742.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2565. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]