TOWNSHEND

 

 

 

Roger Townshend, of Raynham, cr Baronet 1617 (ca 1596-1 Jan 1637); m.ca 1628 Hon. Mary Vere (d.Nov 1669), later Countess of Westmorland

 

1a) Sir Roger, 2nd Bt. (21 Dec 1628-ca 1648)

 

2a) Sir Horatio, 3rd Bt., cr 1661 Baron Townshend of Lynn Regis, cr 1682 Viscount Townshend of Raynham (ca 1630-1687); m.1st by 13 Apr 1659 Mary Lewkenor (Sep 1634-1673), gdau of Sir William Russell, Bt.; m.2nd 27 Nov 1673 Mary (d.17 Dec 1685), dau of Sir Joseph Ashe, Bt.

 

1b) Charles, 2nd Viscount Townshend (18 Apr 1675-21 Jun 1738); m.1st 3 Jul 1698 Hon. Elizabeth Pelham (Oct 1681-11 May 1711); m.2nd ca 1713 Dorothy Walpole (18 Sep 1686-29 Mar 1726)

 

1c) Charles, 3rd Viscount Townshend (11 Jul 1700-12 Mar 1764); m.29 May 1723 Etheldreda [Audrey] Harrison (d.5 Mar 1788), g-gdau of Viscount Grandison; he is said to have had three children with a mistress toward the end of his life

 

1d) George, 4th Viscount Townshend, cr 1787 Marquess Townshend of Raynham (28 Feb 1724-14 Sep 1807); m.1st 19 Dec 1751 Lady Charlotte Compton, suo jure 3rd Baroness Ferrers and 7th Baroness Compton (d.5 Sep 1770 [not 14 Sep]); m.2nd 19 May 1773 Anne (d.19 Mar 1819), dau of Sir William Montgomery, Bt.

 

1e) George, 2nd Marquess Townshend, later took surname Ellerker, suc. his mother as Baron Ferrers and Baron Compton, cr 1784 Earl of Leicester (18 Apr 1753-27 Jul 1811); m.24 Dec 1777 Charlotte Ellerker (d.2 Feb 1802)

 

1f) George Ferrers, 3rd Marquess Townshend, etc (13 Dec 1778-6 Jan 1869); m.12 May 1807 Sarah Dunn-Gardner (d.11 Sep 1858); he was disinherited by his father and spent most of his life abroad; his wife left him shortly after marriage, and proceeded to have numerous children with another man, at least the eldest of whom for a while used names and titles as if he were the Marquess’s son, but an Act of Parliament in 1842-3 declared that they were not the Marquess’s children

 

2f) Thomas Compton (29 Mar 1780-7 Jan 1787)

 

3f) Charlotte Barbara (26 Jun 1781-3 Oct 1807); m.6 Apr 1805 Cecil Bisshopp (25 Jun 1783-k.a. 11 Jul 1813), first son of Sir Cecil Bisshopp, 8th Bt., 1815 12th Lord Zouche of Haryngworth

 

4f) Harriet Anne (23 May 1782-1 Jun 1845); m.11 Mar 1813 Edward Ferrers, of Baddesley Clinton (d.11 Aug 1830)

 

5f) Elizabeth Margaret (26 Aug 1784-18 Dec 1868); m.5 Aug 1815 Joseph Moore Boultbee (d.24 May 1860)

 

6f) Charles Vere Ferrers (16 Sep 1785-5 Nov 1853); m.24 Mar 1812 his first cousin Charlotte Loftus (d.11 Mar 1866)

 

7f) Arabella (2 Apr 1787-1 Jul 1817)

 

2e) John (19 Jan 1757-25 Feb 1833); m.10 Apr 1787 (div) Georgiana Anne Poyntz (d.4 May 1851); his surviving children granted rank of Marquess’s children when their brother John became 4th Marquess in 1855

 

1f) Audrey Harriet (1 Feb 1788-24 Mar 1873); m.11 Oct 1826 Rev. Robert Ridsdale (d.1876)

 

2f) Elizabeth Frances (2 Aug 1789-10 Apr 1862); m.20 Oct 1813 Adm. Sir Augustus Clifford, Bt. (d.8 Feb 1877)

 

3f) Isabella Georgina (1 Feb 1791-17 Sep 1811)

 

4f) Jane (28 Sep 1792-7 Mar 1878); m.6 Nov 1824 John Hildyard (d.1855)

 

5f) Charles Fox (28 Jun 1795-2 Apr 1817)

 

6f) Anne (31 Aug 1796-30 Jul 1822)

 

7f) John, 4th Marquess Townshend (28 Mar 1798-10 Sep 1863); m.18 Aug 1825 Elizabeth Jane Stuart (18 Jul 1803-27 Jan 1877)

 

1g) Anne Maria (6 Dec 1826-14 Feb 1899); m.9 Feb 1854 Alexander Nowell Sherson (d.10 Feb 1882)

 

2g) John Villiers Stuart, 5th Marquess Townshend (10 Apr 1831-26 Oct 1899); m.17 Oct 1865 Lady Anne Duff (16 Aug 1847-31 Dec 1925)

 

1h) John James Dudley, 6th Marquess Townshend (17 Oct 1866-17 Nov 1921); m.9 Aug 1905 Gwladys Sutherst (d.10 Oct 1959)

 

1i) George John Patrick Dominic, 7th Marquess Townshend (13 May 1916-23 Apr 2010); m.1st (div 1960) 2 Sep 1939 Elizabeth Pamela Audrey Luby (d.1989); m.2d 22 Dec 1960 Ann Frances Darlow (d.1988); m.3d Raynham Hall 7 May 2004 Mrs Philippa Sophia Swire, ne Kidston-Montgomerie (b.28 Apr 1935)

 

1j) Carolyn Elizabeth Ann Townshend, b.27 Sep 1940; m.1st 13 Oct 1962 (div 1971) Antonio Capellini; m.2d 1973 (annulled 1974) Edgar Miles Bronfman (d.2013)

 

2j) Joanna Agnes, b.19 Aug 1943; m.1st 27 Sep 1962 (div 1968) Jeremy George Bradford; m.2d 1 Jan 1978 (div 1984) James Morrisey; m.3d 1991 Christian Marc Boegnor

 

3j) Charles George, 8th Marquess Townshend, b.26 Sep 1945; m.1st 8 Oct 1975 Hermione Ponsonby (23 Jan 1945-1985); m.2d 1990 Mrs Alison Marshall, ne Combs

 

1k) Thomas Charles, Viscount Raynham, b.2 Nov 1977; m.9 Apr 2011 Octavia Christina Legge

 

2k) Louise Elizabeth Townshend, b.1979; m.2007 Edson da Paixao

 

4j) John Patrick Townshend, b.1962; m.1st 1987 (div 1991) Rachel Lucy Chapple; m.2nd 1999 Helen Burt, ne Chin issue

 

5j) Katherine Ann Townshend, b.1963; m.1st Apr 1991 (div 2000) Piers Dent; m.2nd 2001 Guy Langford Bayley

 

2i) Elizabeth Mary Gladys (16 Oct 1917-31 Dec 1950); m.1st 1939 (div 1947) Sir Eric White, 2d Bt (29 Jun 1910-26 Apr 1972); m.2d 15 Mar 1949 John Clifford Roberts

 

2h) Agnes Elizabeth Audrey (12 Dec 1870-15 Mar 1955); m.2 Sep 1903 James Cuninghame-Durham (8 Aug 1879-30 Sep 1954)

 

3g) James Dudley Brownlow Stuart (14 Dec 1832-11 Aug 1846)

 

4g) Elizabeth Clementina (26 Jul 1834-18 Nov 1910); m.15 Jul 1856 John St.Aubyn, Lord St.Levan (23 Oct 1829-14 May 1908)

 

5g) George Dudley Harrison Stuart (3 Feb 1838-13 Apr 1840 [1839?])

 

6g) Audrey Jane Charlotte (Raynham Hall 10 Nov 1844-London 20 Feb 1926); m.1st London 18 Sep 1873 Hon. Greville Theophilus Howard (22 Dec 1836-Castle Rising 28 Jul 1880); m.2nd 10 Aug 1882 Rt Hon Sir Redvers Buller (d.2 Jun 1908)

 

8f) Caroline, d.young

 

9f) Rev. George Osborne (13 Nov 1801-7 Sep 1876); m.1839 Jessie Victoria MacKellar (d,16 Apr 1897)

 

1g) Charles Thornton (29 Jan 1840-13 May 1889); m.1st 2 Jul 1859 Louise Graham (d.Jan 1878); m.2nd 23 Dec 1880 Caroline Seear issue

 

2g) Augusta Mary (1845-25 Jan 1919); m.16 Aug 1865 George Brooke Meares (d.4 Aug 1894)

 

3g) George Ferrars (28 Mar 1854-26 Sep 1942); m.1st Elizabeth Brenda Baillie (d.1891); m.2nd Clara Jenkins issue

 

4g) Ernest Edwin (4 Feb 1858-1945); m.1882 Rosa Harriet Plumley (d.30 Nov 1937) issue

 

5g) Henry (5 Aug 1859-1945); m.14 Jan 1885 Emily Jane Plumley issue

 

3e) Charlotte, d.young

 

4e) Caroline, d.young

 

5e) Frances, d.young

 

6e) Elizabeth (Aug 1766-21 Mar 1811); m.7 May 1790 Gen. William Loftus, of Stiffkey, Norfolk (1752-15 Jun 1831)

 

7e) Rev. Frederick Patrick (30 Dec 1767-18 Jan 1836)

 

8e) Charles Patrick Thomas (Leixlip 6 Jan 1768-May 1796)

 

9e) Anne (1 Feb 1775-29 Nov 1826); m.26 Oct 1795 Harrington Hudson

 

10e) Charlotte (19 Mar 1776-30 Jul 1856); m.17 Aug 1797 George William Frederick Osborne, 6th Duke of Leeds (d.10 Jul 1838)

 

11e) Honoria Maria (6 Jul 1777-6 May 1826)

 

12e) William (5 Sep 1778-1794)

 

13e) Henrietta (20 Apr 1782-9 Nov 1848); m.16 Sep 1811 (separated 1814) William de Blaquiere, 3rd Lord de Blaquiere (27 Jan 1778-12 Nov 1851)

 

14e) James Nugent Boyle Bernardo (11 Sep 1785-28 Jun 1842); m.8 May 1813 Elizabeth Wallis (d,15 Jul 1873)

 

2d) Charles, Chancellor of the Exchequer (1725-4 Sep 1767); m.18 Sep 1755 Caroline, Countess of Dalkeith, ne Lady Caroline Campbell, cr 1766 Baroness Greenwich, with remainder to her sons by Townshend (17 Nov 1717-11 Jan 1794)

 

1e) Anne (29 Jun 1756-1825); m.1st 22 Mar 1779 Richard Wilson; m.2nd John Tempest

 

2e) Thomas Charles (22 Jun 1758-29 Oct 1782)

 

3e) William John (29 Mar 1761-12 May 1789)

 

3d) Edward, d.29 Jun 1731

 

4d) son, d.young

 

5d) Roger, k.a. Ticonderoga 25 Jul 1759

 

6d) Audrey, d.Feb 1781; m.Robert Orme

 

2c) Thomas (2 Jun 1701-21 May 1780); m.2 May 1730 Albinia Selwyn (d.1739)

 

1d) Thomas, cr 1783 Baron Sydney, 1789 Viscount Sydney (24 Feb 1733-30 Jun 1800); m.19 May 1760 Elizabeth Powys (7 Apr 1736-1 May 1826)

 

1e) Georgiana (1 Jun 1761-12 Sep 1835)

 

2e) Mary Elizabeth (2 Sep 1762-20 May 1821); m.10 Jul 1783 John Pitt, 2nd Earl of Chatham (9 Oct 1756-24 Sep 1835)

 

3e) John Thomas, 2nd Viscount Sydney (21 Feb 1764-20 Jan 1831); m.1st 13 Apr 1790 Hon. Sophia Southwell (10 Jun 1771-9 Nov 1795); m.2nd 27 May 1802 Lady Caroline Elisabeth Letitia Clements (d.9 Aug 1805)

 

1f) Sophia Mary (16 Feb 1792-6 Dec 1852); m.15 Jan 1833 Hon. Peregrine Francis Cust (d.15 Sep 1873)

 

2f) Mary Elizabeth (6 Mar 1794-25 Dec 1847); m.1st 4 Oct 1825 George James Cholmondeley, of Boxley House (d.5 Nov 1830); m.2nd 9 Feb 1832 Charles Marsham, 2nd Earl of Romney (22 Nov 1777-29 Mar 1845)

 

3f) John Charles Southwell (9 Nov 1795-25 Sep 1796)

 

4f) John Robert, 3rd Viscount Sydney, 1874 Earl Sydney (9 Aug 1805-14 Feb 1890); m.4 Aug 1832 Lady Emily Caroline Paget (4 Mar 1810-9 Mar 1893)

 

4e) Albinia Ann (9 Oct 1765- d.an infant)

 

5e) Charles Horatio (10 Dec 1766- d. an infant)

 

6e) Henry George, d. an infant

 

7e) Frederic Roger (20 Apr 1770-d.at Eton 1782)

 

8e) Frances (20 Feb 1772-13 Aug 1854); m.20 Oct 1794 George Talbot Rice, later de Cardonnel, then again Rice, 3rd Lord Dynevor (8 Oct 1765-9 Apr 1852)

 

9e) Harriet Katherine (29 Nov 1773-24 Aug 1814); m.24 Mar 1795 Charles William Henry Montagu Scott, 4th Duke of Buccleuch & Queensberry (24 May 1772-20 Apr 1819)

 

10e) Sophia Charlotte, d.an infant

 

11e) William Augustus (10 Mar 1776-3 Jul 1816)

 

12e) Sir Horatio George Powys (6 Feb 1780-25 May 1843)

 

2d) Charles (1734-d.young)

 

3d) Henry (26 Sep 1736-k.a.Wilhelmstal 24 Jun 1762)

 

4d) Albinia, d.18 Sep 1808; m.1 May 1752 George Brodrick, 3rd Viscount Midleton (3 Oct 1730-22 Aug 1765)

 

5d) Mary

 

3c) William (9 Jun 1702-29 Jan 1738); m.29 May 1725 Henrietta Powlett (d.1755), dau of Lord William Powlett

 

1d) Charles, cr 1797 Baron Bayning of Foxley (27 Aug 1728-19 May 1810); m.21 Aug 1777 Annabella Smith (d.3 Jan 1825), sister of Powlett Smith-Powlett [their mother was Annabella Powlett, sister of Lord Bayning’s mother]

 

1e) Charles Frederick Powlett, later surnamed Powlett, 2nd Lord Bayning (26 Sep 1785-2 Aug 1823)

 

2e) Henry, later surnamed William-Powlett, 3rd Lord Bayning (8 Jun 1797-5 Aug 1866); m.9 Aug 1842 Emma Fellowes (d.10 Nobv 1887)

 

1f) Charles William (8 Nov 1844-9 Jun 1864)

 

2d) Caroline; m.Most Rev. Hon. Frederick Cornwallis, Archbishop of Canterbury (5 Mar 1713-19 Mar 1783)

 

3d) Anna; m.Charles Hedges

 

4d) Dorothy; m.Miles Butten Allen

 

4c) Roger (1708-7 Aug 1760)

 

5c) [ex 1] Elizabeth, d.1 Dec 1785; m.28 Nov 1722 Charles Cornwallis, 5th Lord Cornwallis, 1753 Earl Cornwallis (29 Mar 1700-23 Jun 1762)

 

6c) Dorothy (1714-1776); m.1743 Very Rev. Spencer Cowper, Dean of Durham (d.25 Mar 1774)

 

7c) George (1715-9 Aug 1762 [1769?]

 

8c) Augustus (1716-Batavia 1746)

 

9c) Horatio (1717-Lisbon Feb 1764)

 

10c) Richard, d.young

 

11c) Very Rev. Edward, Dean of Norwich (25 Oct 1719-27 Jan 1765); m.11 May 1747 Mary Price (d.21 Feb 1816)

 

1d) Rev. Edward, d.1822; m.23 Mar 1789 Louisa Sarah (d.7 Mar 1853), dau of Sir William Milner, 2nd Bt.

 

2d) Mary

 

3d) Elizabeth; m.Rev. Walter Wren Driffield

 

4d) Henrietta

 

5d) Charlotte; m.1st 12 May 1773 John Norris; m.2nd 7 May 1779 Thomas Fauquier

 

6d) Lucy

 

12c) Mary, d.29 Dec 1776; m. Gen. Hon. Edward Cornwallis (22 Feb 1713-14 Jan 1776)

 

2b) Roger, d.22 May 1709

 

3b) Horatio (1683-24 Oct 1751); m.Alice Starkey (d.22 Nov 1747)

 

1c) Horatio, d.22 Apr 1747

 

2c) Mary, d.14 Aug 1730

 

3c) Alice, d.7 Nov 1726

 

4c) Letitia, d.17 Apr 1756; m.24 Jul 1749 Brownlow Cecil, 9th Earl of Exeter (21 Sep 1725-26 Dec 1793)

 

3a) Mary, d.4 Jul 1668; m.May 1650 Thomas Crew [Crewe], Lord Crew [Crewe] of Stene (d.30 Nov 1697)

 

4a) Jane; m.John Windham

 

5a) Anna; m.William Cartwright, of Aynhoe

 

6a) Elizabeth

 

7a) Vere; m.30 Aug 1660 Sir Ralph Hare, of Stow Hall, Bt. (ca 1614-Feb 1672)