Hugh de Courtenay, 1st Earl of Devon1

M, #9221, b. circa 1276, d. 23 December 1340
Last Edited=17 Mar 2012
     Hugh de Courtenay, 1st Earl of Devon was born circa 1276.1 He was the son of Sir Hugh de Courtenay and Eleanor le Despencer.1 He married Agnes de St. John, daughter of John de St. John and Alice FitzPiers, in 1292.1 He died on 23 December 1340.1
     In 1292 he inherited the Okehampton estates from his father.1 In 1293 he inherited the unalienated portions of the Reviers estate, also from his father.1 He was created 1st Lord Courtenay [England by writ] on 6 February 1298/99.1 He fought in the Siege of Carlaverock in 1300.1 He was appointed Knight in 1306.1 He was appointed Knight Banneret in 1308.1 He held the office of a Lord Ordainer in 1313.1 He held the office of Warden of Devon and Cornwall Coast in 1324.1 He was created 1st Earl of Devon [England] on 22 February 1334/35.1 He held the office of Warden of Devon and Cornwall Coast in 1336.1

Children of Hugh de Courtenay, 1st Earl of Devon and Agnes de St. John

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 141. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S1916] Tim Boyle, "re: Boyle Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 September 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Boyle Family."

Sir Hugh de Courtenay1

M, #9222, b. 25 March 1249, d. 28 February 1291/92
Last Edited=20 Oct 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir Hugh de Courtenay was born on 25 March 1249.1 He was the son of John de Courtenay and Lady Isabel de Vere.1 He was also reported to have been born in 1250/51.1 He married Eleanor le Despencer, daughter of Sir Hugh le Despenser, 1st Lord Despenser and Aliva Basset.1 He died on 28 February 1291/92 at age 42.1
     He gained the title of Lord of Okehampton [feudal baron].1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 II, page 49. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S1916] Tim Boyle, "re: Boyle Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 September 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Boyle Family."

John de Courtenay1

M, #9223, d. 3 May 1274
Last Edited=2 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     John de Courtenay was the son of Robert de Courtenay and Mary de Vernon.1 He married Lady Isabel de Vere, daughter of Hugh de Vere, 4th Earl of Oxford and Hawise de Quincy.1 He died on 3 May 1274.1

Child of John de Courtenay and Lady Isabel de Vere

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert de Courtenay1

M, #9224, d. 26 July 1242
Last Edited=2 May 2008
     Robert de Courtenay was the son of Renaud de Courtenay and Hawise de Crucy, Lady of Okehampton.1 He married Mary de Vernon, daughter of William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon and Mabile de Beaumont.1 He died on 26 July 1242.1
     He gained the title of Lord of Sutton Courtenay [feudal baron].1 He gained the title of Lord of Okehampton [feudal baron].1 In 1215 he was granted the right to coin tin in Devon and Cornwall, by King John.1 On 31 July 1219 he inherited the great Honour of Okehampton from his mother, amounting to 92 kngihts' fees.1 He held the office of Castellan of Oxford.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Devon.1 He was Sheriff of Oxfordshire.1 He held the office of Castellan of Exeter.1

Child of Robert de Courtenay and Mary de Vernon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Mary de Vernon1

F, #9225
Last Edited=24 Oct 2007
     Mary de Vernon is the daughter of William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon and Mabile de Beaumont. She married, secondly, Robert de Courtenay, son of Renaud de Courtenay and Hawise de Crucy, Lady of Okehampton.1 She married, firstly, Pierre de Preaux.1

Child of Mary de Vernon and Robert de Courtenay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Adam de Roddam1

M, #9226
Last Edited=19 Aug 2003

Child of Adam de Roddam

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 151. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon1

M, #9227, d. circa 8 September 1217
Last Edited=12 Nov 2013
     William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon died circa 8 September 1217.
     He gained the title of Lord of the Isle of Wight [feudal baron].1 He was also known as William de Vernon.1 He gained the title of 5th Earl of Devon.

Child of William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon

Children of William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon and Mabile de Beaumont

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Baldwin de Reviers

M, #9228, b. after 28 April 1200, d. 1 September 1216
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Baldwin de Reviers was born after 28 April 1200. He was the son of William de Revières, 5th Earl of Devon and Mabile de Beaumont. He died on 1 September 1216.

Child of Baldwin de Reviers and Margaret FitzGerald

Constance Edwina Cornwallis-West1

F, #9229, b. circa 1878, d. 21 January 1970
Last Edited=8 Dec 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Constance, Duchess of Westminster [CIT]130;[:CIT]
     Constance Edwina Cornwallis-West was born circa 1878.1 She was the daughter of William Cornwallis Cornwallis-West and Mary Adelaide Virginia Eupatoria FitzPatrick.1 She married, firstly, Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster, son of Victor Alexander Grosvenor, Earl Grosvenor and Lady Sibell Mary Lumley, on 16 February 1901.1,2 She and Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster were divorced in 1919.1,2 She married, secondly, W/Cdr. FitzPatrick Lewes, son of John Hughes Lewes, on 14 January 1920.1 She died on 21 January 1970.1
     After her marriage, Constance Edwina Cornwallis-West was styled as Duchess of Westminster on 16 February 1901. From 16 February 1901, her married name became Grosvenor. She was appointed Commander, Order of the British Empire (C.B.E.) in 1918.1 From 14 January 1920, her married name became Lewes.

Children of Constance Edwina Cornwallis-West and Hugh Richard Arthur Grosvenor, 2nd Duke of Westminster

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1076. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Cornwallis Cornwallis-West1

M, #9230, b. 20 March 1835, d. 4 July 1917
Last Edited=29 Aug 2008
     William Cornwallis Cornwallis-West was born on 20 March 1835.1 He was the son of Frederick Richard West and Theresa Whitby.1 He married Mary Adelaide Virginia Eupatoria FitzPatrick, daughter of Reverend Frederick Fitzpatrick and Lady Olivia Taylour, on 3 October 1872.1 He died on 4 July 1917 at age 82.1
     He was given the name of William Cornwallis West at birth.1 He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn in 1862 entitled to practise as a barrister.1 He held the office of High Sheriff of Denbighshire in 1872.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Denbighshire.1 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the 4th Battalion, Royal Wlech Fusiliers.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Denbighshire from 1885 to 1892.1 In 1895 his name was legally changed to William Cornwallis Cornwallis-West by Deed Poll.1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Denbighshire.1 He was awarded the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Officers' Decoration (V.D.)1 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Hampshire.1 He lived at Ruthin Castle, Denbighshire, WalesG.1 He lived at Newlands Manor, Lymington, Hampshire, EnglandG.1

Children of William Cornwallis Cornwallis-West and Mary Adelaide Virginia Eupatoria FitzPatrick

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1076. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]