CORNWALLIS

 

 

 

 

Part 1

 

 

Frederick Cornwallis, of Brome, cr Baronet 1627, cr 1661 Baron Cornwallis of Eye (born Nov 1610 [per Complete Peerage] or 14 Mar 1611 [per History of Parliament] or 14 Mar 1610 [per Complete Baronetage]-d.7 Jan 1662); m.1st ca 1630 Hon. Elizabeth Ashburnham (d.1644), dau of Sir John Ashburnham by Elizabeth Beaumont, suo jure Baroness Cramond [sister of Css of Buckingham, mother of the Villiers family]; m.2nd Elizabeth Crofts (d.London after 10 Dec 1667), sister of Lord Crofts

 

[by 1st m.]:

 

1a) Charles, 2nd Lord Cornwallis (bap 19 Apr 1632-London 13 Apr 1673); m.Margaret Playsted (d.6 Mar 1669)

 

1b) Frederick, dvp

 

2b) Nathaniel, dvp

 

3b) Charles, 3rd Lord Cornwallis (bap 28 Dec 1655-29 Apr 1698); m.1st London 27 Dec 1673 Elizabeth Fox (d.Tunbridge Wells 28 Feb 1681), half-sister of 1st Earl of Ilchester and 1st Lord Holland, who were both born after she died; m.2nd London 6 May 1688 Anne, suo jure Countess of Buccleuch (d.6 Feb 1732), widow of the Duke of Monmouth and Buccleuch

 

[by 1st m.]:

 

1c) Charles, 4th Lord Cornwallis (1675-London 20 Jan 1722); m.London 6 Jun 1699 Lady Charlotte Butler (d.Tunbridge 8 Aug 1725)

 

1d) Charles, 5th Lord Cornwallis, cr 1753 Earl Cornwallis and Viscount Brome (bap 29 Mar 1700-Hot Wells, nr Bristol 23 Jun 1762); m.London 28 Nov 1722 Hon. Elizabeth Townshend ( (d.1 Dec 1785)

 

1e) Charles, 2nd Earl Cornwallis, cr 1792 Marquess Cornwallis (London 31 Dec 1738-Ghazipore, India 5 Oct 1805); m.London 14 Jul 1768 Jemima Tulikens Jones (d.Culford Hall 14 Apr 1779)

 

1f) Mary (28 Jun 1769- ); m.4 Nov 1785 [and again on 9 Jan 1786] Mark Singleton (1762-17 Jul 1840)

 

2f) Charles, 2nd Marquess Cornwallis (Culford 19 Oct 1774-London 9 Aug 1823); m.London 17 Apr 1797 Lady Louisa Gordon (27 Dec 1776-London 5 Dec 1850), co-heiress to her brother, the 5th Duke of Gordon

 

1g) Jane (Culford 5 Oct 1798-Audley End 23 Sep 1856); m.13 May 1819 Richard Griffin, 3rd Lord Braybrooke (26 Sep 1783-13 Mar 1858)

 

2g) Louisa (24 Feb 1801- )

 

3g) Jemima (24 Dec 1803 [per Cokayne, though Collins and Burke’s says 29 Apr 1803, and Lodge says 24 Apr 1803]-London 2 Jul 1856); m.London 2 Sep 1824 Edward Granville Eliot, 3rd Earl of St. Germans (29 Aug 1798-7 Oct 1877)

 

4g) Mary (17 Nov 1804-12 Aug 1872); m.7 Apr 1825 Charles Ross (1799-22 Mar 1860)

 

5g) Elizabeth (16 Jan 1807- )

 

2e) Henry (10 Sep 1740-Apr 1761)

 

3e) Rt Rev James, 4th Earl Cornwallis, Bp of Lichfield and Coventry (London 25 Feb 1743-Richmond, Surrey 20 Jan 1824); m.Lambeth Chapel 30 Apr 1771 Catherine Mann (13 Aug 1742-17 Apr 1811), sister of Sir Horace Mann, 2nd Bt.

 

1f) Elizabeth (5 Mar 1774-1813)

 

2f) James, 5th Earl Cornwallis, took surname MANN on inheriting Linton (20 Sep 1778-Linton 21 May 1852); m.1st London 18 Dec 1804 Maria Isabella Dickens (d.16 Jan 1823); m.2nd London 22 Jan 1829 Laura Hayes (d.London 3 Aug 1840); m.3rd Croydon 4 Aug 1842 Julia Bacon (1811-St.Leonards-on-Sea 4 Nov 1847)

 

1g) Jemima Isabella (25 Dec 1806-17 Dec 1836); m.12 Apr 1828 Charles Wykeham-Martin, of Leeds Castle (11 Sep 1801-30 Oct 1870); the Cornwallis title was revived in their issue (see Part 2, below)

 

2g) Henry James Galfridus (16 Nov 1809-d.young)

 

3g) Frederick Horace (24 Jan 1812-d.young)

 

4g) Charles James, Viscount Brome (17 Dec 1813-Linton 27 Dec 1835)

 

5g) Julia (2 Jul 1844-dsp 1 Sep 1883); m.27 Aug 1862 William Archer Amherst, Viscount Holmesdale, [later, 1886, 3rd Earl Amherst] (26 Mar 1836-14 Aug 1910); she inherited Linton, and on her death it went to her nephew Fiennes Wykeham-Martin

 

3f) Horace (28 Mar 1780- ); he must be the “Horace Mann, of Linton Place” who, according to 1835 Debrett’s Baronetcies, sub Trevelyan, m. 23 Sep 1813 Louisa Trevelyan

 

4e) Sir William (10 Feb 1744-5 Jul 1819)

 

5e) Elizabeth, d.20 Mar 1796; m.Jul 1753 Bowen Southwell (1712- ), nephew of 1st Lord Southwell

 

6e) Charlotte (8 Apr 1756-11 Mar 1794); m.Rt Rev Spencer Madan, Bp of Bristol and Peterborough (1729-1813)

 

7e) Mary, d.27 Dec 1770; m.13 Aug 1769 Samuel Whitbread, of Cardington

 

2d) James (16 Sep 1701-28 May 1727)

 

3d) Stephen (23 Dec 1703-12 May 1743); m.Aug 1732 Mrs Pearson

 

4d) John (23 Dec 1706-9 Jun 1768); m.Sarah Dale

 

1e) John, d.young

 

2e) Sarah; m. Rev. Walter Earle

 

3e) Charlotte, d.young

 

4e) Mary, d.young

 

5d) Richard (17 Sep 1708-Rotterdam Feb 1741)

 

6d) Edward (22 Feb 1713 [but see next brother’s DOB]-14 Jan 1776); m.17 Mar 1753 Hon. Mary Townshend (d.29 Dec 1766)

 

7d) Most Rev Frederick, Archbishop of Canterbury (22 Feb 1713 [listed in some sources as 5 Mar 1713, which is probably the N.S. date]-19 Mar 1783); m.8 Feb 1759 Caroline Townshend

 

8d) William

 

9d) Henry

 

10d) Charlotte

 

11d) Elizabeth

 

12d) Mary

 

2c) William

 

3c) James

 

4c) John

 

[by 2nd m.]:

 

5c) George, known as Lord George SCOTT (23 Sep 1692-27 May 1693)

 

6c) Lady Anne SCOTT, bur 25 Jul 1690

 

7c) Lady Isabella SCOTT, d.London 18 Feb 1748

 

4b) James

 

5b) Frederick

 

6b) William

 

7b) George

 

8b) Anna

 

9b) Elizabeth

 

10b) Henrietta Maria

 

2a) Frederick; m.Anne Barber

 

1b) Jane; m.Paris 14 May 1682 Anthony Duncombe; parents of Lord Feversham

 

2b) Anne; m.John Hampden, of Great Hampden (bap 21 Mar 1653-7 Dec 1696)

 

3b) Catherine

 

3a) George, dvp

 

4a) son, dvp

 

5a) Henrietta Maria

 

[by 2nd m.]:

 

6a) Jane (bap 1 Oct 1641- ); m.William Duncombe

 

 

 

 

Part 2: Wykeham; Wykeham-Martin, Lords Cornwallis

 

 

Richard Wykeham, of Swalcliffe; m.Vere Alicia, sister and coheir of 6th and last Viscount Saye and Sele

 

1a) William Humphrey, of Swalcliffe, d.1783; m.Hon. Sophia Wenman (d.1791)

 

1b) William Richard (24 Oct 1769-1800); m.1st Elizabeth Marsh; m.2nd ___ Hughes

 

1c) [ex 1] William (1791-1798)

 

2c) [ex 1] Sophia Elizabeth, of Thame Park, cr 1834 Baroness Wenman of Thame Park (10 Mar 1790-9 Aug 1870)

 

2b) Philip Thomas, d.1832; m.1st Hester Louisa Trotman; m.2nd Eliza Wykeham-Martin (below)

 

1c) Philip Thomas Herbert, of Tythrop House and Thame Park, d.21 May 1879

 

2c) Aubrey Wenman, of Tythrop House and Thame Park, d.21 Oct 1879; m.Jun 1836 Georgiana, dau of Sir James Musgrave, Bt.

 

1d) Wenman Aubrey WYKEHAM-MUSGRAVE, of Thame (24 Jul 1837-13 Nov 1915); m.18 May 1870 Jane Grey (25 Feb 1850-23 Feb 1933), gdau of 2nd Earl Grey issue

 

2d) Philip James Digby WYKEHAM, of Tythrop House (12 Oct 1839-24 Aug 1924); m.12 Sep 1871 Georgiana Caroline Henley issue

 

3b) Sophia Anne

 

4b) Harriet Mary; m.1st Rev. Willoughby Bertie; m.2nd Edward Johnson

 

2a) son

 

3a) Rev. Richard, d.1805; m.Mary Fox, whose mother was Mary Martin

 

1b) Fiennes, 1821 WYKEHAM-MARTIN, of Leeds Castle (12 Jan 1769-14 Sep 1840); m.Eliza Bignell

 

1c) Charles, 1821 WYKEHAM-MARTIN, of Leeds Castle (11 Sep 1801-30 Oct 1870); m.1st 12 Apr 1828 Lady Jemima Isabella Mann (see above, Part 1), dau of 5th Earl Cornwallis; m.2nd 18 Jun 1838 Matilda (d.5 Jun 1876), dau of Sir John Trollope, 6th Bt.

 

[by 1st m.]:

 

1d) Philip, of Leeds Castle, Chacombe Priory and Packwood Hall (18 Jan 1829-31 May 1878); m.27 Nov 1850 Elizabeth Ward

 

1e) Cornwallis Philip, of Leeds Castle, Chacombe Priory and Packwood Hall (19 Mar 1855- ); m.29 Jun 1876 Anna Bertha Draffen

 

2d) Fiennes (1 Nov 1831-24 Apr 1867); in 1859 he took the surname CORNWALLIS, and in 1883 he inherited the Linton estate from his aunt, Lady Holmesdale; he m.29 Jul 1863 Harriet Elizabeth Mott (1 Sep 1843- ), whose maternal grandparents were William Sloane-Stanley and Lady Gertrude Howard

 

1e) Fiennes Stanley Wykeham, cr 1927 Baron Cornwallis, of LInton (27 May 1864-26 Sep 1935); m.10 Feb 1886 Mabel Leigh (d.6 Mar 1957)

 

1f) Julia Dorothy (1887-15 Jun 1971); m.6 Jan 1926 Hon. Sir Archibald Douglas Cochrane (8 Jan 1885-16 Apr 1958)

 

2f) Vere Mabel (1889-8 Oct 1964); m.3 Aug 1910 Sir Samuel Strang Steel, Bt. (1 Aug 1882-14 Aug 1961)

 

3f) Fiennes Wykeham Mann (21 Aug 1890-k.in Ireland 15 May 1921)

 

4f) Wykeham Stanley, 2nd Lord Cornwallis (14 Mar 1892-4 Jan 1982); m.1st 30 Jan 1917 Cecily Etha Mary Walker (d.10 Oct 1943); m.2nd 26 Feb 1948 Esm Ethel Alice, Lady Walker, ne Beaumont (d.5 Jun 1969)

 

1g) Rosamond Patricia Susan Anne (15 May 1918-3 Sep 1960)

 

2g) Fiennes Neil Wykeham, 3rd Lord Cornwallis (29 Jun 1921-6 Mar 2010); m.1st 17 Oct 1942 (div 1948) Judith Scott; m.2nd 1 Jun 1951 Agnes Jean Russell Landale (1925-15 Mar 2001); m.3rd 6 Apr 2002 Mrs Stephanie Coleman, ne Minchin (d.4 Dec 2009)

 

1h) Anne Judy (13 Nov 1943-26 Jun 1966)

 

2h) Fiennes Wykeham Jeremy, 4th Lord Cornwallis, b.25 May 1946; m.29 Mar 1969 Sara Gray de Neufville Stockwell

 

1i) Anna Julia Gray, b.1971; m.23 Sep 2004 Christopher Andrew Highton

 

2i) Charlotte Louise, b.1972

 

3i) Fiennes Alexander Wykeham Martin, b.25 Nov 1987; m.Olivia C Trotter

 

1j) Fiennes Albert Wykeham Charles, b.12 Jan 2021

 

3h) Patrick Wykeham David, b. 1952; m.1977 Susannah Guest

 

1i) Patrick Wykeham James, b.1977

 

2i) Thomas Wykeham Charles, b.1980

 

3i) William Wykeham George, b.1982

 

4h) Cecily Mary Clare, b.1954; m.1980 Ian McCulloch

 

5h) Vanessa Rachel, b.1958; m.1986 H Jeremy Middleton

 

6h) Susan Patricia Rose, b.1963; m.1986 Scott Simon Crolla

 

5f) Oswald Wykeham (16 Mar 1894-28 Jan 1974); m.Dec 1923 Hon. Venetia Jane Digby (3 Nov 1900-16 Mar 1956)

 

1g) Michael Wykeham, b.29 Nov 1924; m.1st 18 Aug 1953 Margaret Dorothy Cannon (d.21 Feb 2003); m.2nd 2005 Gwendoline Mary 1 son, 1 dau

 

2g) Venetia Mabel (8 Nov 1928- ); m.25 Oct 1956 Geoffrey Arthur George Brooke (25 Apr 1920-6 Jan 2009)

 

3g) Charles Wykeham (22 Sep 1937-15 Dec 1978)

 

6f) Yvonne (13 Jan 1896-30 Jun 1983); m.27 Jan 1923 Hon. Henry Mitford Amherst Cecil (9 Mar 1893-6 Jan 1962)

 

7f) Bridget Frances Kate (20 Feb 1900-1987); m.4 Jul 1921 John Cecil Petherick (21 Jan 1889-1981)

 

2e) Arthur Wykeham (24 Apr 1865-9 Feb 1952); m.6 Jun 1890 Marcia Blanche Florence Bower (d.28 Jul 1939)

 

1f) Iris Beryl, d.4 Jun 1975; m.18 Jul 1916 Edward Henry Lee-Warner (22 Jan 1887-7 Sep 1963)

 

3e) Helen Florence, d.5 Sep 1957

 

4e) Caroline Vere, d.13 Nov 1909

 

3d) Cornwallis (10 Jun 1833- ); m.24 Jan 1861 Anne Katherine Rolls 2 sons, 6 daus

 

4d) Maria, d.16 Feb 1900)

 

[by 2nd m.]:

 

5d) Fairfax (12 Jul 1842-17 Nov 1858)

 

2c) Rev. Richard Fiennes, d.31 Mar 1861; m.1st 24 Apr 1832 Anne Catherine Mascall (dsp 28 Jan 1832); m.2nd 3 Apr 1834 Mary Malcolm (d.2 Feb 1872) 1 son (d.young), 4 daus

 

3c) Fiennes, d.Jun 1828

4c) Burton Morice, d.young

5c) Rev. Francis William

6c) Nigellus D’Oyly, d.young

7c) William Fiennes, lost at sea 1841

 

8c) Eliza; m.1st Philip Thomas Wykeham (above); m.2nd 22 Sep 1836 Edward Simeon (1788-16 Oct 1851), of the Baronets

 

9c) Mary

 

10c) Jean; m.1828 William Blake

 

11c) Frances Vere, d.30 Oct 1876; m. Rev. George Birch-Reynardson

 

12c) Frances Elizabeth Caroline

13c) Anna Philippa, d.young

 

2b) Richard

 

3b) Frances Vere; m. Rev. William Hughes

 

4b) Mary Lucy; m. Rev. Egerton Stafford