Sir Richard Edgcombe1

M, #9421, d. 1489
Last Edited=16 Jan 2015
     Sir Richard Edgcombe was the son of Peter Edgcombe and Elizabeth Holland.2 He married Joan Tremayne, daughter of Thomas Tremayne.2 He died in 1489.2
     He held the office of Escheator of Cornwall.2 He lived at Cotehele, Cornwall, England.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Tavistock circa 1468.2 He joined the Duke of Buckingham's rebellion against King Richard III.2 He fought in the Battle of Bosworth in 1485.2 He was granted Totnes Castle, the Manor of Cornworthy and other lands in Devon.2 He was appointed Knight by King Edward VII.2 He held the office of Sheriff of Devon in 1487.2 He was Comptroller of the Household to King Edward VII.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helene Aurore di Noghera, Contessa Palatine di Noghera1

F, #9422, b. 22 May 1898, d. 12 October 1967
Last Edited=20 Aug 2003
     Helene Aurore di Noghera, Contessa Palatine di Noghera was born on 22 May 1898 at Turin, ItalyG.1 She was the daughter of Palatin Nicola Giovanni Maria di Noghera, Conte di Noghera and Aurora Pavlovna Demidoff, Principessa di San Donato.1 She married Gaston Joseph Tissot.1 She died on 12 October 1967 at age 69.1
     Her married name became Tissot.1 She gained the title of Contessa Palatine di Noghera.1

Child of Helene Aurore di Noghera, Contessa Palatine di Noghera and Gaston Joseph Tissot

Citations

  1. [S1015] Alexandre Tissot Demidoff, "re: Demidoff Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 20 August 2003 and 10 February 2004. Hereinafter cited as "re: Demidoff Family email."

Thomas Clack1

M, #9423, b. 1714, d. 1761
Last Edited=3 May 2015
     Thomas Clack was born in 1714.2 He died in 1761.2
     He lived at Wallingford, Berkshire, EnglandG.3

Children of Thomas Clack

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 III, page 69. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S7177] Bob Janes, "re: Bosanquet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 27 June 2014. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bosanquet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1124. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Lady Caroline Margaret Somers-Cocks1

F, #9424, d. 14 November 1894
Last Edited=7 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.49%
     Lady Caroline Margaret Somers-Cocks was the daughter of John Sommers Somers-Cocks, 2nd Earl Sommers and Lady Caroline Harriet Yorke.2 She married Reverend Hon. Charles Leslie Courtenay, son of William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon and Henrietta Leslie Pepys, on 20 June 1849.2 She died on 14 November 1894, without issue.1
     She held the office of Maid of Honour to HM Queen Victoria.1 Her married name became Courtenay.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3675. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Sommers Somers-Cocks, 2nd Earl Sommers1

M, #9425, b. 19 March 1788, d. 5 October 1852
Last Edited=21 May 2011
     John Sommers Somers-Cocks, 2nd Earl Sommers was born on 19 March 1788.1 He was the son of John Sommers Cocks, 1st Earl Sommers and Margaret Nash.2 He married Lady Caroline Harriet Yorke, daughter of Philip Yorke, 3rd Earl of Hardwicke and Lady Elizabeth Scot Lindsay, on 4 February 1815.2 He died on 5 October 1852 at age 64.1
     He was given the name of John Sommers Cocks at birth.1 He was educated between 1797 and 1803 at Westminster School, Westminster, London, EnglandG.1 He gained the rank of Cornet in 1803 in the 16th Light Dragoons.3 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1805 in the 16th Light Dragoons.1 He gained the rank of Captain in 1807 in the 2nd Dragoon Guards.1 He fought in the Peninsular Wars in 1812.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Reigate between 1812 and 1818.1 He gained the rank of Major in 1813 in the Worcestershire Yeomanry Cavalry.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Heredord between 1818 and 1832.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1831 in the Herefordshire Militia.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Reigate between 1832 and 1841.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1836 in the Herefordshire Militia.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Viscount Eastnor, of Eastnor Castle, co. Hereford [U.K., 1821] on 5 January 1841.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Earl Sommers [U.K., 1821] on 5 January 1841.1 He succeeded as the 3rd Lord Sommers, Baron of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1784] on 5 January 1841.1 He succeeded as the 3rd Baronet Cocks, of Evesham, co. Worcester [G.B., 1772] on 5 January 1841.1 On 27 April 1841 his name was legally changed to John Sommers Somers-Cocks by Royal Licence.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Herefordshire between 1845 and 1852.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3675. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [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 254. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.


Harriet Elizabeth Courtenay1

F, #9426, b. 30 May 1809, d. 3 October 1826
Last Edited=7 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Harriet Elizabeth Courtenay was born on 30 May 1809.1 She was the daughter of William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon and Henrietta Leslie Pepys.1 She died on 3 October 1826 at age 17, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Amy Evelyn Courtenay1

F, #9427, b. 22 February 1865, d. 21 December 1948
Last Edited=7 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     Lady Amy Evelyn Courtenay was born on 22 February 1865.1 She was the daughter of Henry Reginald Courtenay, Lord Courtenay and Lady Evelyn Pepys.1 She married Colonel Hon. Reginald Henry Bertie, son of Montagu Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon and Elizabeth Lavinia Vernon-Harcourt, on 18 October 1892.1 She died on 21 December 1948 at age 83, without issue.1
     Her married name became Bertie.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Colonel Hon. Reginald Henry Bertie1

M, #9428, b. 26 May 1856, d. 15 June 1950
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     Colonel Hon. Reginald Henry Bertie was born on 26 May 1856.2 He was the son of Montagu Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon and Elizabeth Lavinia Vernon-Harcourt.1 He married Lady Amy Evelyn Courtenay, daughter of Henry Reginald Courtenay, Lord Courtenay and Lady Evelyn Pepys, on 18 October 1892.1 He died on 15 June 1950 at age 94.1
     His email address was (an unknown value).2 He was Brevet Colonel of the Royal Welch Fusiliers, Crete between 1897 and 1898.2 He was appointed Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1900.2 He fought in the China War between 1900 and 1901, at the Relief of Peking, and was mentioned in despatches.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Montagu Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon

M, #9429, b. 19 June 1808, d. 8 February 1884
Last Edited=1 Sep 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     Montagu Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon was born on 19 June 1808 at Dover Street, London, EnglandG.1 He was the son of Montagu Bertie, 5th Earl of Abingdon and Emily Gage.2 He married Elizabeth Lavinia Vernon-Harcourt, daughter of George Granville Harcourt and Lady Elizabeth Bingham, on 7 January 1835 at NunehamG.1 He died on 8 February 1884 at age 75.1 His will (dated at over £36,000) was proven (by probate) on 31 March 1884.1 He was buried at Rycote Chapel, Haseley, Oxfordshire, England.3
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, EnglandG.1 He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, in 1829 with a Master of Arts (M.A.)1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Oxfordshire from 1830 to 1831.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Oxfordshire between 1832 and 1852.1 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, EnglandG, on 11 June 1834 with a honorary Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.)1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Abingdon between 1852 and 1854.1 He succeeded as the 6th Earl of Abingdon, Berkshire [E., 1682] on 16 October 1854.1 He succeeded as the 10th Lord Norris [E., 1572] on 16 October 1854.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Berkshire between 1855 and 1881.1 He held the office of High Steward of Oxford and Abingdon.1

Children of Montagu Bertie, 6th Earl of Abingdon and Elizabeth Lavinia Vernon-Harcourt

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 49. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2349. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S8380] Rudolf Guthier, "re: Bertie Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 16 Aug 2017. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bertie Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 203.
  6. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 91. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Caroline Elizabeth Courtenay1

F, #9430, b. 3 January 1867, d. 5 June 1935
Last Edited=7 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     Lady Caroline Elizabeth Courtenay was born on 3 January 1867.1 She was the daughter of Henry Reginald Courtenay, Lord Courtenay and Lady Evelyn Pepys.1 She died on 5 June 1935 at age 68, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]