CARY / CAREY

Viscounts of Falkland

Lords Hunsdon and Earls of Dover

Earls of Monmouth

 

 

 

 

Part 1

 

Sir William Cary, of Cockington (12 Aug 1437-beheaded 6 May 1471 after Battle of Tewkesbury); m.1st Elizabeth Paulet; m.2nd Alice Fulford

 

1a) [ex 1] Robert, of Cockington; m.1st Jane Carew; m.2nd Agnes Hody; m.3rd Mrs Margaret Herle, ne Fulkreham

 

1b) [ex 1] John; m.Jane Derick [Devick?] issue

 

2b) [ex 1] Thomas, of Cockington and Chilson, d.27 Mar 1567; m.Mary Southcot 6 sons, 4 daus, of whom:

 

1c) Sir George, of Cockington, d.19 Feb 1617; m.1st Wilmot Giffard (d.22 Jun 1581); m.2nd Lady Lettice Rich; note: Collins, sub Vernon, says that Susanna Vernon m.George Carey of Cockington, who must be this one, but that marriage not mentioned in Cary genealogies

 

1d) Anne; m.Sir Richard Edgcombe, of Mount Edgcombe

 

2c) John, of Dudley; m. ___ Norton

 

1d) John, of Long Melford, bur 9 Nov 1639 5 sons, 5 daus

 

2d) Sir Edward, of Marldon, d.14 Jun 1654; m.1st NN; m.2nd Margaret Blackhurst (d.14 Jun 1654) issue, including:

 

1e) [ex 2] Sir George, of Torre Abbey, d.27 May 1678; m.1st Annie Manners; m.2nd ___ Browne; m.3rd Elizabeth Wells 5 sons, 5 daus, of whom:

 

1f) Edward, of Torre Abbey, d.15 Jul 1718; m.Jan 1681 Mary Pelson (d.28 Mar 1709) 6 sons, 4 daus, of whom:

 

1g) George, of Torre Abbey (1685-1 Oct 1758); m.Jul 1723 Hon. Anne Clifford (d.31 Mar 1762)

 

2g) William, of Stoke Gabriel, d.1 Dec 1750; m.Dorothy Rowe (d.13 Feb 1746)

 

1h) George, of Torre Abbey LG Family CARY, of Torre Abbey

 

2h) Edward LG Family STANLEY-CARY

 

3h – 6h) four daus

 

3d) Thomas, of Moushall; m.Martha Steward issue

 

4d) George, of Cockington, bur 23 Jul 1643; m.Elizabeth, dau of Sir Edward Seymour, of Berry Pomeroy

 

1e) Sir Henry, of Cockington; m.Amy Bagge issue

 

2e) Ven. Robert, Archdeacon of Exeter, bur 19 Sep 1688 issue

 

3e) Theodore, d.Jamaica 1683; m.1676, Dorothy Wale

 

5d) Dudley issue

 

3b) [ex 2] William

 

4b) [ex 3] Robert, of Clovelly (1513-1 Apr 1586); m.Mrs Margaret Gifford, ne Milliton issue, including:

 

1c) George, of Clovelly (1543-10 Jul 1601)

 

2c) James (ca 1550-Sep 1632); m.1st NN; m.2nd Catherine Basset issue; a descendant, Robert Archibald Cary, was cr Baronet in 1955

 

2a) [ex 2] Thomas, of Chilton, d.ca 21 Jun 1536; m.Margaret Spencer, maternal gdau of Edmund Beaufort, Duke of Somerset

 

1b) Sir John, of Plashey and Thremhall Priory (ca 1495-9 Sep 1552); m.Mrs Joice Walsingham, ne Denny

 

1c) Sir Wymons [Burke’s has his name as William], of Snettisham (6 Mar 1538-13 Apr 1612); m.9 May 1589 Mrs Catherine Crane, ne Jernegan

 

2c) Sir Edward, of Aldenham and Berkhamsted (ca 1540-18 Jul 1618); m.Catherine, ne Knyvett (d.20 Dec 1622), widow of 2nd Lord Paget

 

1d) Henry (ca 1575-bur 25 Sep 1633), cr 1620 Viscount of Falkland and Lord Carye [S], with remainder to heirs male bearing the name Carye; m.ca Sep 1602 (sep 1625) Elizabeth Tanfield (1585-Oct 1639); note Scots Peerage mentions no “of” in the title, whereas GEC does

 

1e) Catherine (ca 1609-d.before 8 May 1626); m.ca 1622 James Home, 2nd Earl of Home (ca 1607-13 Feb 1633)

 

2e) Lucius, 2nd Viscount of Falkland (1610-k.a. Newbury 20 Sep 1643); m.Letitia Moriosn (bur 27 Feb 1647)

 

1f) Lucius, 3rd Viscount of Falkland (bap 5 Jul 1632-Montpellier 27 Sep 1649)

 

2f) Henry, 4th Viscount of Falkland (bap 21 Nov 1634-2 Apr 1663); m.14 Apr 1653 Rachel Hungerford (bap 8 Mar 1637-24 Feb 1718)

 

1g) Anthony, 5th Viscount of Falkland (15 Feb 1656-24 May 1694); m.Rebecca Lytton (bap 3 Jul 1662-30 Sep 1709)

 

1h) Harriott (bap 24 Jul 1683-21 Oct 1683)

 

3f) Lorenz (bap 28 Nov 1637-bur 2 Nov 1645)

 

4f) Adolphus (bap 22 May 1639-bur 22 Jan 1641)

 

3e) Lawrence [or Lorenzo] (bap 5 Oct 1613-k.a. Swords, Ireland 1642)

 

4e) Anne (bap 4 Dec 1614- ), a nun

 

5e) Edward, bur 29 Aug 1616

 

6e) Elizabeth (bap 15 Nov 1617-17 Nov 1683), a nun

 

7e) Lucy (bap 23 Dec 1619-1 Nov 1650), a nun

 

8e) Victoria (bap 16 Sep 1620- ); m.1st Sir William Uvedale, of Wickham (bur 3 Dec 1682); m.2nd 14 Aug 1653 Bartholmew Price

 

9e) Mary (bap 9 Jan 1622-22 Sep 1693), a nun

 

10e) Patrick (ca 1623-15 Mar 1658); m.1653 Susan Uvedale (d.25 Jul 1658); he may have been a priest known as “Father Placid”, though per Scots Peerage this priest may have been an otherwise unknown older brother; he is known to have been a monk before he married

 

1f) John (30 Oct 1654- )

 

2f) Edward, of Caldecot (bap 25 Apr 1656- ); m. Hon. Anne Lucas (d.1709), later wife of Lord Archibald Hamilton

 

1g) Lucius Henry, 6th Viscount of Falkland; for him and his issue, see Part 2, below

 

2g) Frances, d.17 Jan 1768; m.Feb 1706 John Villiers, Earl of Grandison (ca 1684-14 May 1766)

 

3f) Susanna Patricia (bap 2 Apr 1657- )

 

4f) Patricia (ca 1658- )

 

2d) Sir Adolphus, of Berkhamsted, d.8 Apr 1609 [per Scots Peerage]; m.9 Aug 1596 Anne Corbet (d.1601)

 

3d) Philip, of Cardington and Hunslet, bur 13 Jun 1631; m.Elizabeth Bland (d.1623) issue, including:

 

1e) Anne (bap 10 Jun 1615-bur 12 Jan 1672); m.by 1638 William Willoughby, 6th Lord Willoughby of Parham (ca 1616-10 Apr 1673)

 

4d) Elizabeth; m.20 Nov 1586 John Savile, Lord Savile (1556-31 Aug 1630)

 

5d) Frances; m.1st Ralph Baesh; m.2nd 3 Mar 1605 George Manners, 7th Earl of Rutland (ca 1580-29 Mar 1641)

 

6d) Katherine; m.15 Jan 1597 Sir Henry Longueville, of Wolvercote (d.17 May 1621)

 

7d) Muriel; m.23 Oct 1597 Sir Thomas Crumpton, of Skerne (assassinated Abbeville 16 May 1660)

 

8d) Jane, bur 2 Jan 1633; m.1608 Edward Barrett, Lord Barret of Newburgh (21 Jun 1581-bur 2 Jan 1645)

 

9d) Anne (bap 10 Aug 1585-d.before 1660); m.16 Sep 1607 Francis Leke, Earl of Scarsdale (d.9 Apr 1655)

 

2b) William CAREY, d.22 Jun 1529; m.Lady Mary Boleyn (d.19 Jul 1543)

 

1c) Sir Henry, cr 1559 Baron Hunsdon of Hunsdon [E] (4 Mar 1526-23 Jul 1596); m.ca 1545 Ann Morgan (d.19 Jan 1607) issue [Lord Monmouth is said to have been their 10th son; one of Henry’s grandsons was Sir Ferdinando Carey, whose dau m. 5th Lord Wentworth], including:

 

1d) George, 2nd Lord Hunsdon, d.8 Sep 1603; m.ca 1574 Elizabeth Spenser (bur 2 Mar 1618), later wife of Lord Eure

 

1e) Elizabeth (bap 7 Jun 1576-23 Apr 1635); m. Hon. Sir Thomas Berkeley (11 Jul 1575-22 Nov 1611)

 

2d) John, 3rd Lord Hunsdon, bur 7 Apr 1617; m.ca 1576 Mrs Mary Peyton, ne Hyde (d.4 Apr 1627)

 

1e) Henry, 4th Lord Hunsdon, cr 1621 Viscount Rochford, cr 1628 Earl of Dover (ca 1580-bur 13 Apr 1666); m.1st before 1608 Judith (bap 21 Jun 1590-bur 1 Nov 1629), dau of Sir Thomas Pelham, Bt.; m.2nd 6 Jul 1630 Mary, Lady Cokayne, ne Morris (bap 10 May 1573-bur 8 Jan 1649)

 

1f) John, 2nd Earl of Dover (ca 1608-26 May 1677); m.1st 9 May 1628 Lady Dorothy St.John (d.28 Jun 1628); m.2nd 2 Dec 1630 his stepsister Abigail Cokayne (bap 26 Aug 1610-10 Feb 1688)

 

1g) Mary (bap 6 Oct 1631-19 Jan 1696); m.ca 1655 William Heveningham, of Ketteringham (d.20 Feb 1677)

 

2f) Henry, d.Jan 1621

 

3f) Sir Pelham; m.24 Jun 1630 Mary Jackson

 

4f) George

 

5f) Mary; m.Sir Thomas Wharton, of Edlington (1615-1684), brother of 4th Lord Wharton

 

6f) Judith

 

7f) Philadelphia

 

2e) Charles

 

3e) Anne; m.Sir Francis Lovell

 

4e) Blanche; m.Sir Thomas Wodehouse

 

3d) Sir Edmund, d.1637; m.1st Mary Crocket; m.2nd Elizabeth, dau of John, Lord Latimer, and widow of Sir John Danvers; m.3rd Judith Humphrey 3 sons, 2 daus, of whom:

 

1e) Sir Robert (bap 21 Mar 1583- ); m.Alletta Hogenhove

 

1f) Sir Horatio fl 1652; m.Petronilla Harrington [surname per GEC; Burke’s says “Conyers”]

 

1g) Robert, 6th Lord Hunsdon, d.1692; m.Margaret (bur 14 Feb 1698), dau of Sir Gervase Clifton, Bt., maternal gdau of Francis Clifford, Earl of Cumberland, and widow of William Whichcote and of Sir John South

 

2f) Ernestus, d.1680; m.1st St.John Salveyn; m.2nd NN

 

1g – 2g) two sons, d.young

 

3g) Robert, 7th Lord Hunsdon, d.11 Sep 1702

 

3f) Ferdinand, d.7 Nov 1685; m.Gertrude van Outshoorn

 

1g) William Ferdinand, 8th Lord Hunsdon (bap 14 Jan 1684-12 Jun 1765); m.11 Jan 1718 Mrs Grace Wolstenholme, ne Waldo (d.9 May 1729)

 

4d) Robert, cr 1622 Baron Carey of Lepington [Leppington], cr 1626 Earl of Monmouth (1560-12 Apr 1639); m.20 Aug 1593 Elizabeth, Lady Widdrington, ne Trevanion (d.ca 1641)

 

1e) Henry, 2nd Earl of Monmouth (bap 27 Jan 1596-15 Jun 1661); m.ca 1620 Lady Martha Cranfield (bap 12 Jul 1601-10 Apr 1677)

 

1f) Lionel, Lord Leppington, k.a. Marston Moor 2 Jul 1644

 

2f) Henry, Lord Leppington, d.1649; m.Mary (d.1 Nov 1680), nat. dau of Emmanuel Scrope, Earl of Sunderland, and later wife of Duke of Bolton

 

1g) Henry, Lord Leppington, bur 24 May 1653

 

3f) Anne, d.15 Jan 1689 [per Cokayne article Clanbrassill; or Oct 1688, per Cokayne article Maxwell]); m.1st 1641 James Hamilton, Earl of Clanbrassill (d.20 Jun 1659); m.2nd 1668 Sir Robert Maxwell, 2nd Bt. (d.1693)

 

4f) Philadelphia, d.2 Aug 1663; m.Sir Henry Lyttelton, 2nd Bt. (ca 1624-24 Jun 1693)

 

5f) Mary, d.9 Dec 1719; m.William Feilding, 2nd Earl of Desmond and 3rd Earl of Denbigh (29 Dec 1640-23 Aug 1685)

 

6f) Trevaniana

 

7f) Martha, d.23 Jan 1706; m.16 Dec 1667 John Middleton, Earl of Middleton (ca 1608-1673)

 

8f) Theophila

 

9f) Magdalen

 

2e) Thomas, d.ca 1649; m.Margaret Smith, maternal gdau of 4th Lord Chandos

 

1f) Elizabeth, d.5 Apr 1679; m.ca 1656 John Mordaunt, Viscount Mordaunt (18 Jun 1626-5 Jun 1675)

 

3e) Philadelphia, d.1654/5; m. Hon. Sir Thomas Wharton, of Aske (1587/8-17 Apr 1622)

 

5d) Katharine, d.25 Feb 1603; m.Jul 1563 Charles Howard, Earl of Nottingham (1536-14 Dec 1624)

 

6d) Philadelphia, d.3 Feb 1627; m. in or shortly before 1584 Thomas Scrope, 10th Lord Scrope of Bolton (ca 1567-2 Sep 1609)

 

7d) Margaret; m.Sir Edward Hoby

 

2c) Catherine, d.15 Aug 1568; m.Sir Francis Knollys

 

3b) Mary; m.Sir John Delaval, of Seaton Delaval; note Scots Peerage has her here, but Burke’s has her as dau of Sir William (d.1471); Burke’s Extinct Baronetage has a Sir John Delaval, at about this time, marrying Mary, dau of Sir Thomas Carnaby

 

 

 

Part 2

 

Lucius Henry Cary, 6th Viscount of Falkland (27 Aug 1687-31 Dec 1730), cr 1722, by the Pretender, Earl of Falkland [E]; he m.1st 5 Oct 1704 Dorothy Molyneux (d.26 Jun 1722); m.2nd Hon. Laura Dillon (18 Sep 1708-12 Jul 1741)

 

1a) Lucius Charles, 7th Viscount of Falkland (ca 1707-27 Feb 1785); m.1st 16 Apr 1734 Jane, ne Butler (d.20 Dec 1751), widow of James, Lord Villiers; m.2nd 10 Oct 1752 Sarah, ne Inwen, Dowager Css of Suffolk (1714-27 May 1776)

 

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1b) Lucius Ferdinand, Master of Falkland, d.Tobago 20 Aug 1780; m.Mar 1760 Anne (d.1785), sister of Sir Alexander Leith, Bt.

 

1c) Charlotte-Maria (Nov 1764- ); m.Samuel Charters

 

2c) Henry Thomas, 8th Viscount of Falkland (27 Feb 1766-28 May 1796)

 

3c) Charles John, 9th Viscount of Falkland (Nov 1768-d.28 Feb 1809 of wounds received in a duel twodays earlier); m.25 Aug 1802 Christiana Anton (d.25 Jul 1822)

 

1d) Lucius Bentinck, 10th Viscount of Falkland (5 Nov 1803-12 Mar 1884), cr 1832 Baron Hunsdon of Scutterskelfe [UK]; m.1st 27 Dec 1830 Amelia FitzClarence (21 Mar 1807-2 Jul 1858), dau of King William IV; m.2nd 10 Nov 1859 Elizabeth Catherine, ne Gubbins, Dowager Duchess of St.Albans (d.2 Dec 1893)

 

1e) Lucius William Charles Augustus Frederick, Master of Falkland (24 Nov 1831-6 Aug 1871); m.11 May 1858 Sarah Christiana Keighley (d.4 Oct 1902)

 

2d) Emma Christiana (1805-11 Jan 1827)

 

3d) Plantagenet Pierrepoint, 11th Viscount of Falkland (8 Sep 1806-1 Feb 1886); m.27 Apr 1853 Mary Anne Maubert (d.2 Jan 1863)

 

4d) Byron Charles Ferdinand Plantagenet (5 Oct 1808-21 Feb 1874); m.19 Feb 1844 Selina Mary Fox (d.10 Aug 1868)

 

1e) Byron Plantagenet, 12th Viscount of Falkland (3 Apr 1845-10 Jan 1922); m.25 Sep 1879 Mary Reade (d.17 Nov 1920)

 

1f) Lucius Plantagenet, 13th Viscount of Falkland (23 Sep 1880-24 Jul 1961); m.6 Apr 1904 Ella Louise Catford (d.4 May 1954)

 

1g) Lucius Henry Charles Plantagenet, 14th Viscount of Falkland (25 Jan 1905-16 Mar 1984); m.1st 14 Oct 1926 (div 1933) Joan Sylvia Southey (d.1 May 2000); m.2nd 9 Aug 1933 (div 1958) Constance Mary Berry (d.1995); m.3rd 24 Apr 1958 (div 1974) Charlotte Anne Granville (29 Dec 1931- )

 

1h) Elizabeth-Ann Bevil (20 Aug 1927-12 Oct 2014); m.21 Nov 1945 Sir William Vernon Hope Nelson, 3rd Bt. (d.1991)

 

2h) Jean Rosemary Vera (29 Oct 1928-5 Jun 2019); m.14 Dec 1950 Henry Herman Evelyn Montagu Winch (d.1987)

 

3h) Lucius Edward William Plantagenet, 15th Viscount of Falkland ( (8 May 1935- ); m.1st 26 Apr 1962 (div 1990) Caroline Anne Butler (28 Jul 1940- ); m.2nd 12 Sep 1990 Nicole Mackey

 

1i) Lucius Alexander Plantagenet Cary, Master of Falkland, b.1 Feb 1963; m.1993 Linda Purl

 

1j) Lucius Jackson Arthur Cary, b.Los Angeles 6 Feb 1995

 

2i) Camilla Anne Cary (3 Feb 1965-6 Jun 1972)

 

3i) Samantha Camilla Cary, b.1973

 

4i) Lucinda Mary Cary, b.1974

 

5i) Charles Byron Milburn (1992- )

 

2g) Byron Godfrey Plantagenet (28 Jun 1908-1971); m.22 Jun 1932 Daphne Helen King (d.11 Jan 1997)

 

1h) [Rosemary] Sally (18 Jun 1935- ); m.1980 Neil Pugh

 

2h) Susan Jane (30 Jan 1938- ); m.1960 Ronald Frederick Featherstone

 

3h) Robert Byron (30 Nov 1944-9 Jun 2003)

 

3g) Rosemary Sylvia (22 Feb 1910- ); m.1st 17 Aug 1928 (div 1936) John de Perigault Gurney Mayhew; m.2nd 6 Jan 1937 Aubrey Esson-Scott

 

4g) Sheila (20 Mar 1912-20 Mar 1976); m.8 Apr 1931 William Philip Neville Edwards

 

5g) Richard Lorenzo Plantagenet (31 Mar 1915- ); m.31 Jul 1959 Dorothy Denise Lloyd

 

2f) Catherine Mary (29 May 1882-16 Oct 1972); m.3 Jun 1912 Sir Godfrey Dalrymple Dalrymple-White, Bt. (6 Jul 1866-1 Apr 1954)

 

3f) Mary Selina (10 Nov 1884-6 Nov 1960)

 

4f) Byron Plantagenet (25 Jan 1887-k.a. at sea 16 Sep 1917)

 

5f) Lettice (29 Sep 1888-19 Dec 1963); m.1st 6 Jun 1918 Ralph Neville (4 Sep 1887-4 Aug 1936); m.2nd 26 Jan 1937 Philip John Sherwin Pearson-Gregory (d.12 Jun 1955)

 

6f) Philip Plantagenet (24 Sep 1895-21 Jun 1968); m.20 Mar 1920 Esther Mildred (16 Dec 1899-1972), dau of Sir George Edward Leon, 2nd Bt.

 

1g) [Mary] Philippa (31 Mar 1922-11 Nov 2014); m.23 Apr 1947 Henry Desmond Graham Prittie, 6th Lord Dunalley (14 Oct 1912-1992)

 

2e) Charles Lucius (2 Jun 1847-17 Jun 1880)

 

3e) Emma Amelia (8 Mar 1849-2 Dec 1931); m.8 Mar 1869 Thomas Benyon Ferguson (d.12 Nov 1875)

 

4e) Selina Catherine (17 Jun 1854-28 Feb 1946); m.27 Sep 1877 Charles Edward Fox (d.6 Nov 1897)

 

5e) Anne Christiana, d.14 Jan 1923; m.Jun 1898 Servante Morland, of Hextle House

 

4c) Lucia; m.10 Jan 1783 John Grattan

 

5c) Lavinia Matilda (1770- )

 

6c) Almeria Augusta (Jan 1772-24 Jun 1801 [Burke’s says 1811, but must be wrong, since Digby’s 2nd marriage was in 1803]); m.20 Aug 1800 Rev. William Digby

 

7c) Emilia Sophia (Mar 1775- ); m.24 Apr 1798 Charles Thomas Grant of Grant

 

2b) Jane (1736-8 Mar 1808)

 

3b) Mary Elizabeth (1738-1 Oct 1783); m. Ven. John Law, Archdeacon of Rochester (d.5 Feb 1827)

 

4b) Frances Dorothy, d.3 Dec 1761; m.12 Jul 1760 William Plumer, of Gilston Park and Blakesware (24 May 1736-15 Jan 1822)

 

5b) Mary

 

6b) Charlotte; m.Jun 1779 Anthony Chapman

 

2a) [ex 1] George, of Leven Grove and Scutterskelfe, d.11 Apr 1792; m.Isabella Ingram (d.12 Apr 1799)

 

1b) Elizabeth, d.22 May 1830; m.26 Mar 1767 Jeffrey Amherst, Lord Amherst (29 Jan 1717-3 Aug 1797)

 

2b) Catherine, d.26 Dec 1782; m.25 Oct 1775 Sir John Russell, 8th Bt. (31 Oct 1741-7 Aug 1783)

 

3a) Leeke [or Leke], d.Cadiz 20 Mar 1730

 

4a) Henry John (bap 21 Jan 1717- fl 1730 )

 

5a) Frances (12 Jan 1719-bur 14 Jan 1719)

 

6a) Dorothy (bap 9 Feb 1720- ); Scots Peerage has this bap date, but Burke’s gives the same date as burial date

 

7a) [ex 2] Lucy, d.9 Feb 1804 [7 Feb, per Burke’s]; m. Comte de Rothe