Hon. John Dawnay1

M, #371991, b. 8 December 1686, d. 12 August 1740
Last Edited=10 Mar 2011
     Hon. John Dawnay was born on 8 December 1686.1 He was the son of Henry Dawnay, 2nd Viscount Downe and Mildred Godfrey.2 He married Charlotte Louisa Pleydell, daughter of Robert Pleydell and Sarah (?), on 10 August 1724.1 He died on 12 August 1740 at age 53.1
     He graduated from Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master of Arts (M.A.).1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Pontefract between 1713 and 1716.1

Children of Hon. John Dawnay and Charlotte Louisa Pleydell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charlotte Louisa Pleydell1

F, #371992, b. 20 August 1696, d. circa April 1729
Last Edited=4 Jan 2013
     Charlotte Louisa Pleydell was baptised on 20 August 1696 at Ampney Crusis, Gloucestershire, England.2 She was the daughter of Robert Pleydell and Sarah (?).1,2 She married Hon. John Dawnay, son of Henry Dawnay, 2nd Viscount Downe and Mildred Godfrey, on 10 August 1724.1 She died circa April 1729.1 She was buried on 19 April 1729.1
      From 10 August 1724, her married name became Dawnay.

Children of Charlotte Louisa Pleydell and Hon. John Dawnay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1172. 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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Henry Pleydell Dawnay, 3rd Viscount Downe1

M, #371993, b. 8 April 1727, d. 9 December 1760
Last Edited=10 Mar 2011
     Henry Pleydell Dawnay, 3rd Viscount Downe was born on 8 April 1727.1 He was the son of Hon. John Dawnay and Charlotte Louisa Pleydell.2 He died on 9 December 1760 at age 33, unmarried.1
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount Downe [I., 1681] circa May 1741.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Yorkshire between 1750 and 1760.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the 25th Foot.1 He was Lord of the Bedchamber to the Prince of Wales.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.).1 He fought in the Battle of Minden in 1759.1 He fought in the Battle of Campen on 16 October 1760.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe1

M, #371994, b. 9 April 1728, d. 21 December 1780
Last Edited=10 Mar 2011
     John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe was born on 9 April 1728.1 He was the son of Hon. John Dawnay and Charlotte Louisa Pleydell.2 He married Laura Burton, daughter of William Burton, on 20 May 1763.1 He died on 21 December 1780 at age 52.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Cirencester between 1754 and 1768.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Downe [I., 1681] on 9 December 1760.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Malton between 1768 and 1774.1

Children of John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe and Laura Burton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Laura Burton1

F, #371995, d. 24 April 1812
Last Edited=11 Oct 2009
     Laura Burton was the daughter of William Burton.2 She married John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe, son of Hon. John Dawnay and Charlotte Louisa Pleydell, on 20 May 1763.1 She died on 24 April 1812.1
     As a result of her marriage, Laura Burton was styled as Viscountess Downe on 20 May 1763. From 20 May 1763, her married name became Dawnay.

Children of Laura Burton and John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1172. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Hugh Nicholson1

M, #371996, d. before 1999
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Hugh Nicholson married Diana (?) before 1999.1 He died before 1999.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3772. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Dundas1

M, #371997
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009

Child of Robert Dundas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Howard Alvine Rees1

M, #371998
Last Edited=12 Jul 2009
     Howard Alvine Rees is the son of Alvine Edwin Rees.1 He married Hon. Mary Stewart Macpherson, daughter of Niall Malcolm Stewart Macpherson, 1st and last Baron Drumalbyn and Margaret Phyllis Runge, on 30 April 1994.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3773. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Henry Dawnay, 6th Viscount Downe1

M, #371999, b. 20 August 1772, d. 23 May 1846
Last Edited=10 Mar 2011
     William Henry Dawnay, 6th Viscount Downe was born on 20 August 1772.1 He was the son of John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe and Laura Burton.2 He married Lydia Heathcote, daughter of John Heathcote and Lydia Moyer, on 6 June 1811.1 He died on 23 May 1846 at age 73.1
     He was the Rector at Thormanby, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the Rector at Sessay, Yorkshire, England.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Viscount Downe [I., 1681] on 18 February 1832.1

Children of William Henry Dawnay, 6th Viscount Downe and Lydia Heathcote

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Marmaduke Langley1

M, #372000, b. 26 July 1777, d. 1 October 1851
Last Edited=8 Oct 2009
     Marmaduke Langley was born on 26 July 1777.1 He was the son of John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe and Laura Burton.2 He died on 1 October 1851 at age 74, unmarried.1
     He was given the name of Marmaduke Dawnay at birth.1 In 1824 his name was legally changed to Marmaduke Langley by Royal Licence.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1173. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]