Sir John Banks, 1st and last Bt.1

M, #27291, b. circa 1627, d. 18 October 1699
Last Edited=11 Feb 2012
     Sir John Banks, 1st and last Bt. was born circa 1627.2 He was the son of Caleb Bankes and Martha Dann.2 He married Elizabeth Dethick, daughter of Sir John Dethick and Martha Travers, circa 1657.2 He died on 18 October 1699, without surviving male issue.2 His will was probated on 11 December 1699.2
     He was also known as Sir John Bankes.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Maidstone between 1654 and 1659.2 He was created 1st Baronet Bankes, of the city of London [England] on 22 August 1661.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Winchelsea between February 1677/78 and March 1677/78.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Rochester between 1679 and 1690.2 He lived in 1681 at Aylesford, Kent, England.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Queensborough between 1690 and 1695.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Maidstone between 1695 and 1698.2 His last will was dated from 22 November 1697 to 7 October 1699.
     On his death, his baronetcy became extinct.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of Sir John Banks, 1st and last Bt. and Elizabeth Dethick

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 I, page 365. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume III, page 228. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Banks, John". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Heneage Finch, 4th Earl of Aylesford1

M, #27292, b. 4 July 1751, d. 21 October 1812
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.59%
     Heneage Finch, 4th Earl of Aylesford was born on 4 July 1751 at Sion House, London, England.2 He was the son of Heneage Finch, 3rd Earl of Aylesford and Lady Charlotte Seymour.1 He was baptised on 15 July 1751 at Isleworth, London, England.2 He married Lady Louisa Thynne, daughter of Thomas Thynne, 1st Marquess of Bath and Lady Elizabeth Cavendish-Bentinck, on 18 November 1781.2 He died on 21 October 1812 at age 61 at Packington, Warwickshire, England, from gout in the stomach.2
     He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 13 November 1767.2 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 16 June 1770 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Castle Rising between 1772 and 1774.2 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) on 25 February 1773.2 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 7 July 1773.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Maidstone between 1774 and 1777.2 He held the office of Lord of the Bedchamber between 1777 and 1783.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Aylesford, co. Kent [G.B., 1714] on 9 May 1777.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Baron of Guernsey [E., 1703] on 9 May 1777.2 He was invested as a Fellow, Society of Antiquaries (F.S.A.).2 He held the office of Captain of the Yeoman of the Guard between 1783 and 1804.2 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 31 December 1783.2 He held the office of Trustee of the British Museum between 1787 and 1812.2 He held the office of Lord Steward of the Household between 1804 and 1812.2

Children of Heneage Finch, 4th Earl of Aylesford and Lady Louisa Thynne

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 I, page 365. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 366.

Lady Louisa Thynne1

F, #27293, b. 25 March 1760, d. 28 December 1832
Last Edited=30 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.4%
     Lady Louisa Thynne was born on 25 March 1760.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Thynne, 1st Marquess of Bath and Lady Elizabeth Cavendish-Bentinck.1 She married Heneage Finch, 4th Earl of Aylesford, son of Heneage Finch, 3rd Earl of Aylesford and Lady Charlotte Seymour, on 18 November 1781.1 She died on 28 December 1832 at age 72.1
      From 18 November 1781, her married name became Finch. As a result of her marriage, Lady Louisa Thynne was styled as Countess of Aylesford on 18 November 1781.

Children of Lady Louisa Thynne and Heneage Finch, 4th Earl of Aylesford

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 I, page 366. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Maj.-Gen. Sir Charles John Greville

M, #27294, d. 1836
Last Edited=22 Oct 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Maj.-Gen. Sir Charles John Greville was the son of George Greville, 2nd Earl of Warwick and Henrietta Vernon. He died in 1836, unmarried.

Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville1

F, #27295, b. 1785, d. 8 November 1838
Last Edited=16 Mar 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
Hon. Henry and Lady Henrietta Greville
by George Romney, 1780 2
     Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville was born in 1785.3 She was the daughter of George Greville, 2nd Earl of Warwick and Henrietta Vernon.1,3 She married Thomas Scott, 2nd Earl of Clonmell, son of John Henry Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmell and Margaret Lawless, on 9 February 1805 at Hill Street, Berkeley Square, London, England.1,3 She died on 8 November 1838 at St. Leonard's-on-Sea, Sussex, England.3 Her will was probated on 9 December 1858, at under £60,000.3
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville was styled as Countess of Clonmell on 9 February 1805. From 9 February 1805, her married name became Scott.

Children of Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville and Thomas Scott, 2nd Earl of Clonmell

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 77. 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. [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 III, page 332. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Thomas Scott, 2nd Earl of Clonmell1

M, #27296, b. 15 August 1783, d. 18 January 1838
Last Edited=20 Feb 2011
     Thomas Scott, 2nd Earl of Clonmell was born on 15 August 1783.1 He was the son of John Henry Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmell and Margaret Lawless.1 He married Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville, daughter of George Greville, 2nd Earl of Warwick and Henrietta Vernon, on 9 February 1805 at Hill Street, Berkeley Square, London, England.1,2 He died on 18 January 1838 at age 54 at North Aston, Oxfordshire, England.1,2 He was buried at Marylebone, London, England.2
     He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Clonmell, co. Tipperary [I., 1793] on 23 May 1798.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Earlsfort of Lisson-Earl, co. Tipperary [I., 1784] on 23 May 1798.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Clonmell [I., 1789] on 23 May 1798.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Romney between 1807 and 1812.2
     He had six other daughters.1

Children of Thomas Scott, 2nd Earl of Clonmell and Lady Henrietta Louisa Greville

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 77. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [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 III, page 332. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.


Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford1

M, #27297, b. 24 December 1824, d. 10 January 1871
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.17%
     Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford was born on 24 December 1824 at Packington, Warwickshire, England.1 He was the son of Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford and Lady Augusta Sophia Greville.1 He married Jane Wightwick Knightley, daughter of John Wightwick Knightley, on 7 May 1846 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 He died on 10 January 1871 at age 46 at 48 Grosvenor Street, London, England.1 He was buried at Packington, Warwickshire, England.1 His will was probated on 21 March 1871, at under £120,000, and resworn at under £100,000.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Conservative) for South Warwickshire between 1849 and 1857.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Aylesford, co. Kent [G.B., 1714] on 3 January 1859.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baron of Guernsey [E., 1703] on 3 January 1859.1

Children of Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford and Jane Wightwick Knightley

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 I, page 366. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1233. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 367.

Jane Wightwick Knightley1

F, #27298, d. 21 October 1911
Last Edited=31 Dec 2007
     Jane Wightwick Knightley was the daughter of John Wightwick Knightley.1 She married Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford, son of Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford and Lady Augusta Sophia Greville, on 7 May 1846 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 She died on 21 October 1911.2
      Her married name became Finch. As a result of her marriage, Jane Wightwick Knightley was styled as Countess of Aylesford on 3 January 1859.

Children of Jane Wightwick Knightley and Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford

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 I, page 366. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 150. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 367.

John Wightwick Knightley1

M, #27299
Last Edited=30 Dec 2003
     John Wightwick Knightley lived at Offchurch Bury, Warwickshire, England.1

Child of John Wightwick Knightley

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 I, page 366. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Heneage Finch, 7th Earl of Aylesford1

M, #27300, b. 21 February 1849, d. 13 January 1885
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
     Heneage Finch, 7th Earl of Aylesford was born on 21 February 1849 at Upper Brook Street, St. George Hanover Square, London, England.1 He was the son of Heneage Finch, 6th Earl of Aylesford and Jane Wightwick Knightley.1 He married Edith Peers-Williams, daughter of Lt.-Col. Thomas Peers Williams and Emily Bacon, on 8 January 1871 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.1 He and Edith Peers-Williams were separated on 22 May 1877.1 He died on 13 January 1885 at age 35 at Big Springs, Howard County, Texas, U.S.A., without male issue.1 He was buried at Packington Church, Packington, Warwickshire, England.
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Aylesford, co. Kent [G.B., 1714] on 10 January 1871.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Baron of Guernsey [E., 1703] on 10 January 1871.1 In 1874 at Packington, Warwickshire, England, he entertained the Prince of Wales.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Warwickshire.2 His last will was dated 2 September 1882.1

Children of Heneage Finch, 7th Earl of Aylesford and Edith Peers-Williams

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 I, page 366. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 150. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]