Elizabeth Massingberd1

F, #27961, d. circa December 1708
Last Edited=22 Mar 2014
     Elizabeth Massingberd was the daughter of John Massingberd and Cecilia Pettit.1 She married George Berkeley, 1st Earl of Berkeley, son of George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley and Elizabeth Stanhope, on 11 August 1646 at Morden, Surrey, EnglandG.1 She died circa December 1708.1 She was buried on 10 December 1708 at Cranford, London, EnglandG.1 Her will (dated 26 August 1706) was proven (by probate) on 20 December 1708.1
     Her married name became Berkeley. After her marriage, Elizabeth Massingberd was styled as Countess of Berkeley on 11 September 1679.

Children of Elizabeth Massingberd and George Berkeley, 1st Earl of Berkeley

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 II, page 140. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 431.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Bt.1

M, #27962, b. 1707, d. 12 April 1791
Last Edited=22 Nov 2004
     Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Bt. was born in 1707.1 He was the son of Paul Burrard and Lucy Dutton-Colt.1 He married, firstly, Alicia Snape, daughter of John Snape, in 1731.1 He married, secondly, Mary Frances Clarke, daughter of James Clarke, in 1754.1 He died on 12 April 1791, without surviving issue.1
     He held the office of Gentleman Usher in 1728, to the Prince of Wales.1 He held the office of Collector of the Customs of London.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Lymington between 1741 and 1778.1 In 1742 he purchased Walhampton Manor.2 He was created 1st Baronet Burrard, of Walhampton, co. Southampton [Great Britain] on 3 April 1769, with a special remainder to his brothers.1

Children of Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Bt.

Children of Sir Harry Burrard, 1st Bt. and Mary Frances Clarke

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 148. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S1169] Rosie Davis, "re: Burrard Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 16 September 2004 - 12 June 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Burrard Family."

George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley1

M, #27963, b. 7 October 1601, d. 10 August 1658
Last Edited=10 Jun 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.22%
     George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley was born on 7 October 1601 at Low Leyton, Essex, EnglandG.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Berkeley and Hon. Elizabeth Carey. He was baptised on 26 October 1601 at Low Leyton, Essex, EnglandG.1 He married Elizabeth Stanhope, daughter of Sir Michael Stanhope and Anne Reade, on 13 April 1614 at St. Batholomew's-the-Great, London, EnglandG.1 He died on 10 August 1658 at age 56 at St. John's, Clerkenwell, London, EnglandG.1 He was buried at Cranford, London, EnglandG.1
     George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley also went by the nick-name of George 'the Traveller'.1 He succeeded as the 8th Baron Berkeley [E., 1421] on 26 November 1613.1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.) on 4 November 1616.1 He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, on 10 June 1618.1 He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, on 18 July 1623 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.2
     

Children of George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley and Elizabeth Stanhope

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 II, page 139. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Berkeley, George". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Elizabeth Stanhope1

F, #27964, b. 21 December 1604
Last Edited=19 Sep 2004
     Elizabeth Stanhope was born on 21 December 1604.1 She was the daughter of Sir Michael Stanhope and Anne Reade.1 She married George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley, son of Sir Thomas Berkeley and Hon. Elizabeth Carey, on 13 April 1614 at St. Batholomew's-the-Great, London, EnglandG.1
     Her married name became Berkeley.

Children of Elizabeth Stanhope and George Berkeley, 8th Baron Berkeley

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 II, page 139. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir Thomas Berkeley1

M, #27965, b. 11 July 1575, d. 22 November 1611
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.08%
     Sir Thomas Berkeley was born on 11 July 1575 at Callowdon, Warwickshire, EnglandG.2 He was the son of Henry Berkeley, 7th Baron Berkeley and Lady Katherine Howard.1,3 He married Hon. Elizabeth Carey, daughter of George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon, on 19 February 1595 at Blackfriars, London, EnglandG.1,2 He died on 22 November 1611 at age 36 at Callowdon, Warwickshire, EnglandG.2 He was buried at St. Michael's, Coventry, Warwickshire, EnglandG.2
     He was appointed Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.)3

Children of Sir Thomas Berkeley and Hon. Elizabeth Carey

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 VI, page 629. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 139.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 138.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 140.


Hon. Elizabeth Carey1

F, #27966, b. 24 May 1576, d. 23 April 1635
Last Edited=19 Sep 2004
     Hon. Elizabeth Carey was born on 24 May 1576.1 She was the daughter of George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon.1 She was baptised on 7 June 1576.2 She married Sir Thomas Berkeley, son of Henry Berkeley, 7th Baron Berkeley and Lady Katherine Howard, on 19 February 1595 at Blackfriars, London, EnglandG.2,1 She died on 23 April 1635 at age 58.2 She was buried on 25 April 1635.1
     From 19 February 1595, her married name became Berkeley.2 In 1618 she purchased the estat eof Cranford, Middlesex for £7,000 from the coheirs of Sir Richard Aston.1

Children of Hon. Elizabeth Carey and Sir Thomas Berkeley

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 II, page 139. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VI, page 629.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 140.

George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon1

M, #27967, b. before 1556, d. 8 September 1603
Last Edited=28 Apr 2010
George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon 2
     George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon was born before 1556.1 He was the son of Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon and Ann Morgan.1 He married Elizabeth Spencer, daughter of Sir John Spencer and Katherine Kitson, on 29 December 1574, by licence from the Archbishop of Canterbury.1 He died on 8 September 1603, without male issue.3 His will was proven (by probate) on 27 September 1603.3
     He was appointed Knight on 11 May 1570 for his military services at Berwick.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hertfordshire in 1571.1 He held the office of Marshal of the Queen's Household on 18 March 1580/81.1 He held the office of Knight Marshal and Captain of the Isle of Wight between 1582 and 1603.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hampshire between 1584 and 1587.1 He was Vice-Admiral of the Southampton Fleet on 2 February 1585/86.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hampshire from 1588 to 1589.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Hampshire in 1593.1 On 1 April 1594 he bought the site of the disused monastery of Clerkenwell from Walter Blount.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon, co. Hertford [E., 1559] on 23 July 1596.1 He held the office of Lord Chamberlain of the Household between 1597 and 1603.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 17 April 1597.1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 23 April 1597.1 His last will was dated from 10 May 1599 to 26 April 1601. On 3 May 1600 he had special livery of the lands of his late father.1 On 15 February 1603/4 at East Greenwich, London, EnglandG, a post mortem inquest was held.3 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of George Carey, 2nd Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon

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 VI, page 629. Hereinafter cited as The Complete 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] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VI, page 630.
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Carey, George. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 139.

Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley1

M, #27968, b. 1505, d. 19 September 1534
Last Edited=10 Jun 2017
     Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley was born in 1505 at Hovingham, Yorkshire, EnglandG.1 He was the son of Thomas Berkeley, 5th Baron Berkeley and Eleanor Constable.1 He married, firstly, Lady Mary Hastings, daughter of George Hastings, 1st Earl of Huntingdon and Lady Anne Stafford, in 1526.1 He married, secondly, Anne Savage, daughter of Sir John Savage and Anne Bostock, in April 1533.1 He died on 19 September 1534.1 He was buried on 22 September 1534 at Stone, Warwickshire, EnglandG.1
     Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley also went by the nick-name of Thomas 'the Hopeful'.1 He was educated at St. Omer, FranceG.1 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1533.1 He succeeded as the 6th Baron Berkeley [E., 1421] on 22 January 1532/33.1 He held the office of Constable and Porter of Berkeley Castle on 8 March 1532/33, and Keeper of the Park.1

Children of Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley and Anne Savage

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 II, page 137. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 138.

Anne Savage1

F, #27969, b. circa 1506, d. October 1564
Last Edited=19 Sep 2004
     Anne Savage was born circa 1506. She was the daughter of Sir John Savage and Anne Bostock.1 She married Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley, son of Thomas Berkeley, 5th Baron Berkeley and Eleanor Constable, in April 1533.1 She died in October 1564 at Callowdon, Warwickshire, EnglandG.1 She was buried at St. Michael's, Coventry, Warwickshire, EnglandG.1 She died intestate and her estate was administered on 21 January 1564/65.1
     From April 1533, her married name became de Berkeley.1
     Gibbs records that she was "overpowerful with her husband and seldom at rest with herself... Of complexion of a comely brown, of a middle stature. Betimes in winter and summer mornings, she would make her walks to visit her stables, barns, day house, poultry, swine troughs, and the like."1

Children of Anne Savage and Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley

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 II, page 137. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 350. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 138.

Lady Mary Hastings1

F, #27970, d. March 1532/33
Last Edited=25 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.12%
     Lady Mary Hastings was the daughter of George Hastings, 1st Earl of Huntingdon and Lady Anne Stafford.1 She married Thomas Berkeley, 6th Baron Berkeley, son of Thomas Berkeley, 5th Baron Berkeley and Eleanor Constable, in 1526.1 She died in March 1532/33, without issue.1
     From 1526, her married name became de Berkeley.1

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 II, page 137. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.