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oe, late Captain 3rd Buffs ; EdwardAlexander Henry Roe,
Surgi on-Major 10th Hussars, 6. 28 June, 1839; William
Alexander Crawford Roe, Surgeon-Major Indian Army,
b. 4 March, 1847 ; m. 1871, Miss Emma GooQsall; Eliza,
Anne, Kate, Ellen, Isabella Koe.

I. Susanna, m. 1748, John Paumier, 'Esq., a Huguenot
French gentleman who had settled in Ireland after the
revocation of the Edict of Nantes, and had issue, among

1 John Paumier, 5. about 1750; m. and had issue, among
others, a dau., who m. her cousin Dixie Clement, son of
Thomas Clement, Esq. of Cromortin, co. Louth.

2 Mungo Noble Paumier, 6. 1762, entered the Army and
became Lieut.-Col. in 1795 ; d. in 1821.

4 Frances Paumier, m. Thomas Clement, Esq., only son oi
Joseph Clement, of Cromorton, co. Louth ; and d. 182(,
having had three sons and one dau.

4 Penelope Paumier, m. Kev. John Ball and had issue,
among others, a son, Benjamin Marcus Ball, Capt. 40th
Regt., who was the father of the Right Hon. John Thomas
Ball, LL.U., Lord Chancellor of Ireland in 1875.

II. Jane, m. Rev. Mark Noble, of Enuiskillen, and had 18
children, all of whom U. young.

Mungo Noble m. 2ndly, 1741, Mary, dau. of Rev. William
Leslie, of Agnavea, co. J-ermanagh, and by her had two sons
and one dau.,

in. William, Virar of Holy Trinity, Cork, d. s. p. 1806.
IV. Hungo, entered H.E.l.C. Service and d. unin.
III. Letitia, d. unm.

Mungo Noble d. in 1754, and was s. by his eldest son,

James Noble, Esq. of Glassdrummond, b. 1727 ; m. 175.5,
Catherine, eldest dau. of William Waller, Esq. of Aliens-
town, CO. Meatb, and eventually heiress in her issue to Waller
of Allenstown. She d. March, 1791, having had issue, four
sons and five daus., namely,

I. McNGO Henhy, of whom presently.

II. William, d. s. p. 1778.

III. James, 6. 1768; d. s. p. 1791.

IV. Robert Thomas, &. 1772; d. s. p. 1793.

I. Anna Maria, 0. 1758: d. Jan. 1809; m. Eev. Dean
Browne, of Elphin, and had issue, two daus.,

1 Catherine Elizabeth Browne, m. 1829, Rev. George
Kirkpatrick, 2nd son of Alexander Kirkpatrick, Esq. of
Coolmine House, Castle Knock, co. Dublin (by his wife,
Mary Anne Sutton) ; and d. 1875, leaving two sons,

Alexander Thomas Kirkpatrick, 6. 1830, Rector of
Ciaigs, CO. Antiim; who m. 1869, Alicia, dau. of Rev.
T. Kill:.', of Portglenone, and has issue.

George Stephen Kirkpatrick, 6. 1832 ; m. 1870, Geraldine,
dau. of A. Montgomerie, Esq., and has issue.

2 Frances Mary Browne, m. 17 Dec. 1816, Thomas
Alexander Stewart, 2nd son of William Stewart, Esq. o£
Wilmont ; and d. 24 Feb. 1872, having had eleven

II. Susan, b. 1762; d. unm. 17 Nov. 1828.

III. Leonora, 6. 1764: d. unm. 1788.

IV. Prudence, d. young, 5 Aug. 1792.

V. Mary Martha, b. 2 June, 1778 ; d. 31 Dec. 1864 ; m. 1799,
Rev. Thomas Sutton, Kector of Clongill, co. Meath, and
had issue, one dau.,

Elizabeth Sutton, m. Richard Eothwell, Esq. of Rock-
field, CO. Meath, and had issue. (See Bothwell of Roch-

James Noble d. in Aug. 1780, and was s. by his eldest and only
surviving son.

Rev. Mdngo Henry Noble, of Glassdrummond, b. 1759,
Rector of Clongill, co. Meath; m. 21 Jan. 1794, Maria, only
child of the Right Hon. and Most Rev. AVilliam Newcome,
D.D., Lord Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of all
Ireland, by his 1st wife Susanna only surviving child and
heiress of Sir Thomas D'Oyly, 3rd Bart, of Chislehampton,
CO. Oxon. On the death in 1773 of her grand uncle the
Rev. Sir John D'Oyly, 4th Bart, the last heir male. Miss
Newcome became ex pcij-ie maternd, sole heir general to
D'Oyly of Chislehampton. On the death of Robert Waller,
Esq. in 1809, the property of Allenstown, co. Meath, devolved
upon the Rev. Mungo Henry Noble, in right of his mother,
Catherine Waller, whereupon he assumed the surname and.
arms of Wallee, in addition to those of Noble. By his-
wife, Maria Newcome, who rfji at Allenstown 12 April, 1858,
Mungo Henry Noble Waller had issue six sons and two daus.

I. AVilliam Henry, 6. 1 July, 1795, s. his father at Allenstown
in ; and rf. s. p. 17 June, 1837.

II. KoBEBT, ot whom presently.

III. James, to whom the reversion of Allenstown was left by
his brother William Henry, and who thereupon assumed
the surname and arms ot Walleb (see Waller of Atlens-

IV. Mungo, b. 13 Dec. 1801 ; d. 17 April, 1802.

V. Mungo (2nd son so named), b. 9 Oct. 1805 ; d. s. p. 4 July,
J 824.

VI. John, b. 11 July, 1809, entered Holy Orders and was
for some years Curate of Athboy, co. Meath, d. s. p^

I. Susanna, rf. an infant, 17 Nov. 1797.

II. Maria, 6. 6 Sept. 1803 ; d. unm. 17 May, 1857.

Mungo Henry Noble Wallerrf. 16 June, 1831, aged 72, and was-
«. in his Fermanagh property by his 2nd son,

Eev. Robert Noble, of Glassdrummond, Rector and Vicar
of the united parishes of Athboy, Kildalky, Girley, Rathmore
and Moyagher, co. Meath, b. 29 Aug. 1796 ; m. 25 Oct. 1833,
Catherine, eldest dau. of the Rev. James Annesley Burrowes,
Rector of Castleconnor, co. Sligo, by his wife, Catherine Stock,
dau. of Joseph Stock, D.D., Bishop of Killala, by his wife,
Catherine Smyth, dau. of Edward Symth, Esq. cf Callow Hill,
and grand-dau. of James Smyth, Archdeacon of Meath, and
Catherine Vescy, dau. of John Vesey, Archbishop of Tuam.
{See Smyth 0/ (kn/brook.) Robert Noble and his wife Catherine
had eleven children,

I. William Henet, of whom presently.





M. John D'Oyly, b. 17 Nov. 1835; m. 2G Aug. 18G9, Helen, |
dau. of Stafford Fredevitk Kirkpatrick, Esq. of Kingston,
Canada, and grand-dau. of Alexander Kirkpatrick, Esq.
of Coolmine House, co. Dublin, by whom he has issue,

1 Kobert Kirkpatrick, 6. 9 June, 1870.

2 Stafford DOyly, 6. 25 Oct. 1871.

3 James Burrowes, 6. 17 Eeb. 1873

4 Ernest Annesley, 6. 20 Nov. 1876.

m. James Burro«es, b. 2 March, 1839 ; d. June, 1849.
IV. Edwin St. George, b. 19 Oct. 1842.
•V. Robert D'Oyly, b. 6 July, 1846.

VI. Arthur Annesley Burrowes, 6. 16 Jan. 1850; d. s. p.
29 June, 1875.

VII. Ernest Newcome, b. 22 March, 1852; d. s. p. 29 March,

VIII. Shirley Waller, b. 25 Dec. 1854; d. 15 June, 1859.

I. Helen Catherine, m. 18 Aug. 1863, Rev. Graham Craig,
Rector of Tullaraore, son of Stewart Craig, Esq. cf Ban-
hridge, co. Down, and has issue,

i Robert Stewart Craig, 6. 5 Sept. 1864.

2 Henry Graham Craig, b. 28 Oct. 1865.

3 Herbert Newcome Craig, b. 17 Sept. 1868.

4 Arthur William Craig, 6. 18 June, 1872.
,'S Allan Ncblc Craig, 6. 22 Dec. 1874.

6 Edmund Waller Craig, d. 1878.
1 Helen Mary Stewart Craig.

II. Emily Mary, to. 25 Aug. 1864, Robert Stewart Craig,
Esq., son of Stewart Craig, Esq. of Banbridge, co. Down,
^ind has had issue,

1 Edwin Stewart Craig, b. 2 June, 1865.

2 Hugh Stanhope Craig, 6. June, 1867 ; d. April, 1868.

3 Robert Annesley Craig, 6. 17 July, 1869.

4 William Newcome Craig, 6. 27 May, 1871 ; d. Dec.
. 1873.

5 W'alterGraham Craig, b. Dec. 1872 ; d Dec. 1873.

6 Maui ice Graham Craig, 6. 17 Feb. 1875 ; d. young.

w. Maria Louisa, m. 7 April, 1877, her cousin Edmond
Xoble Waller, Esq., third son of James Noble Waller, Esq.
of Allenstown, co. Meath.
The Rev. Robert Nohle d. Oct. 1870, and was s. by his eldest

AViLLiAM Henui Noble, of Glassdrummond, co. Fermanagh,
Major-Gen. Royal Artillery,^. 14 Oct. 1834 ; m. 11 July, 1861,
Emily, eldest dau. of Frederick Marriott, Esq. of Taunton,
Somersetshire, by his wife, Mary Anne, only dau. and heiress
•of Francis Gibbons, Esq. of Wellingborough, aadhad issue two
sons and five daus., namely,

I. Shirley Newcome, now of Glassdrummond.

u. Vere D'Oyly, 6. 7 Feb. 1867.

!. Mawde Lettice.

It. Ethel Fmily D'Oyly, d. 23 Nov. 1865.

III. Violet Alice Agnes.

IV. Phyllis D'Oyly.

V. Sybil Cliohuley Waller.

Major-Gen. Noble d. May, 1892, and was •?. by his eldest son.

Arms — Vert, on a fesse or, between three leopards' faces
argent, a fli ur -de - lis between two amulets sable (Noble),
6'je.5t — A dove arg. holding in her beak a ring or gemmed az.
Motto — Mortem quam dedecus.

Seat — Giassdrummond, co. Fermanagh.


Noel, Chaeles Peeeott, Esq. of Bell Hall,
lelbroughton, co. Worcester, J.P. and D.L., h. 12
.lune, 1S30; m. 3 April, 18.56, Henrietta Margaret,
only dau. of Rev. James Nelson Palmer, Rector of
Ereamore, co. Southampton.

Lineag-e.— James Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, co. Stafford
(see Burke's Peerage, Gainsbokocgh, E.), who, in 5 He.nkt
Vlll., was nominated by Actof Farliamentone of the Justices
<if the Peace for assessing and collecting the poll tax, <tc., m. a.
dau. of Richard Pole, of Langley, co. Derby, by whom he had
six sons,

I. Arthur, d. s. p. ii. Robekt, of whom hereafter.

III. Andrew, ot Dalby, ancestor of the Earls of Gains-


IV. Anthony (Rev.). v. Humphry, d. s.p.

VI. Thomas, m. Dorothy, dau. and heir of Henry Petyt, of
Badger, and had issue (Visit. Stafford, 1583 and 1614).
The 2nd son,

Robert Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, who s. his father, m. Mary
A.siilaiie, CO. Essex, and had (with six daus., i. Dorothy, m.
Thomas Whitgreave, Esq. of Bridgeford, co Stafford ; ii. Mar-
garet, m. Richard Heeling, Esq. of Willenhall, co. Stafford ;
in. Elizabeth, m. Simon Middlemore, Esq. of Hasehvell, co.
Worcester; iv. Cicely, m. Thomas Crosse, Esq. of Olton, co.
Stafford; v. Joicc, m.. Thomas Petyt, E.^q. of Hextall, co. Staf-
io:d ; VI. Bridget, rf. s. p.) three sons.

I. Philip, of Hilcote (Visit. Stafford, 1583), m. Anne, dau. of
William Crompion, Esq. of Stone, co. Stafford, at Visit.
Stafford, 1614, d.s. p.

II. Robert, of Hilcote, at Visit. Stafford, 1614, d. s. p.

III. Walteb, who carried on the the line.
The 3rd son,

Walter Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, m. 1st, Margaret, daa. of
John Dod, Esq. of Cloverley (she was buried at Chebsey , and
2ndly, Elizabeth, dau. of John Wyrley, Esq. of Hampstead,
CO. Stafford, and by her (who d. 23 Nov. 1677), had issue,

I. Walter, his heir.

1. Godith, m. Robert Hitchcock, Esq., co. of Wilts.
Mr. Noel d. 2 July, 1627, and was buried at Chebsey, where
there are monuments to him and both his wives. He was s.
by his son,

Walter Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, b. 1622, Capt. in the
army of Chakles I., m. 1st, 1640, Elizabeth, dau. of Thomas
Gaywood, Esq. of Bishop's Offley, co. Stafford (she t/. s. p.), and
2ndly, 1680, Joice, dau. of John Joy, Citizen of London, by
whom he had an only dau. He m. 3rdly, 1686, Hannah, dau. of
Simon Unwin, Esq. of Clough House, co. Stafford, and by her
(who was aged 45 in 1704), had issue,

1. Walter, his heir.

I. Elizabeth, bapt. 13 July, 1687.

II. Hannah, bapt. 30 April, 1689.

III. Frances, bapt. 25 Sept. 1690.
Mr. Noel was s. by his only son,

Walter Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, bapt. 20 Sept. 16r2, living
at Hilcote 1727, in. 28 Oct. 1729, Elizabeth, dau. of Paul
Foley, Esq. of Prestwood, co. Stafford, and had by her a son
and heir,

Walter Noel, Esq. of Hilcote, afterwards jure uxorh of
Bell Hall, Belbroughton, co. Worcester, Major in the co.
Worcester Militia, m. 12 May, 1764, Katherine(bapt. 10 June,
1747), only dau. and heir of John Perrott; Esq. of Bell Hall,
Belbroughton (see Family of Peebott), and d. 14 Aug. 1791,
leaving a son and heir,

John Perrott Noel, Esq. of Bell Hall, Belbroughton,
bapt. 28 March, 1765: m. 30 Jane 1790, Margaret, dau. of
John Amphlett, Esq. of Clent House, co. Stafford, and widow
of Henry Andrews, Esq. of Newent, co. Gloucester, and by her
(who m. Srdly, John Gwinnell, Esq.) had issue,

1. John Perrott, his heir. ii. Edward, d. s. p.

III. Walter, d. s. p.

IV. Charles, heir to his brother.

The eldest son,

John Perrott Noel, Esq. of Bell Hall, Belbroughton,
6. 18 Nov. 1794; m. 1st, Harriet, dau. of John Amphlett,
Esq. of Clent House; she d. s. p. He to. 2ndly, Mary,
dau. of William Waldron, Esq. of Belbroughton, and by her
(who TO. 2ndly, Rev. Henry Hickman) had one son, who
d. young. He d. », ^., and was s. by his only surviving

Charles Noel, Esq. of Bell Hall, Belbroughton, J.P. and
D.L., High Sheriff 1853, 6. 2 July, 1802 ; m. 17 June, 1828,
Mary, dau. of Rev. John Wylde, Rector of Aldildge, co.
Stafford, and d. 3 Feb. 1877, leaving by her (who d. 8 June,
1801) issue,

I. Charles Perrott, now of Bell Hall.

II. Mary Katherine, to. 1858, Kev. E. Lowbridge Baker, of
Eamsden, co. Oxford; d. s. p. 1871.

(I^amilg of IJti'rott.

William Perrott, of Wollaston, near Stourbridge, co.
Worcester, temp. Queen Elizabeth, descended from a
younger son of Perrott of Haroldston (ancestor of Sir John
Perrott, Lord-Deputy of Ireland), m. Anne, dau. of Ralph
Rudyerd, of Rudyerd (Visit, co. Stafford, 1583), and was
father of

HcMPHRET Perrott, admitted to the Inner Temple 1582,
who purchased Bell Hall, in the manor of Belne, in Bel-
broughton, CO. Worcester, temp. Queen Elizabeth, m. Eliza-
beth, dau. and co-heir of Henry James, Esq. of Forfield Court,
Belbroughton, and had issue,

I. James, his heir. , , , .

II. John, bapt. 11 Nov. 1589, in. twice, and had issue, whose
line failed.

III. William, bapt. 5 Aug. 1591, m. 19 Oct. 1620, Bridget,
sister of Sir John Conyers, 1st Bart, of Horden, and d. 16J3,
leaving issue, who settled in Ireland, and were allowed by
St. George, Ulster, the ancientarms of Perrott, of Harolds-
ton. William Perrott's eldest son. Humphrey, High
Sheriff co. Cavan 1G61, who purchased Druiiilane, same
CO., m. Elizabeth, dau. and co-heir of Brockhill Taylor, Esq.
of Ballyhaise, same co., and was ancestor of Pebrott of
Ballyhaise, which line terminated in an heiress, Letitia

5 c





Pekbott, m. AVilliam Newturgh, Esq. of Drumoairne,
■whose descendants became extinct.

IV. Humphrey, bapt. 10 July, 1597, a Student of the Inner
Temple 1612, d. s. p. Aug. 1656.

V. George, bapt. 15 March, 1599, left issue by Juliana
his wife.

Humphrey Perrrott was bur. atBelbroughton, in the chancel,
27 Aug. 1532. His eldest son,

James Perrott, Esq. of Bell Hall, bapt. 25 Aug. 1587, made
his will 24 Oct. 1645, which was proved 15 Feb. 1646, by
Elenor his wife (who d. Aug. 1057), he had, with three daus., a
son and heir,

HcMPHRET Perrott, Esq. of Bell Hall, who d. June, 1688,
leaving by Jane his wife (who d. Aug. 1698), with four
younger sons, whose issue became extinct, a son and heir,

HuMPHRET Perrott, Esq. of Bell Hall, m. Jan. 1660, Lucy,
Gregory, of Eoeington, co. Warwick, and was buried 26 Dec.
1699, leaving by her (who d. Nov. 1676), an eldest son,
Humphrey, d. s. p. 1704, and a younger son heir to his

Thomas Perrott, Esq. of Bell Hall, bapt. 11 April, 1670,
High ShcrilT co. Worcester 1708, d. 1736, leaving by Frances
his wife (who d. Aug 1726), a son and heir,

John Perrott, Esq. of Bell Hall, 6. 1702, High Sheriff co.
Worcester 1738, m. Katherine, sister of Eev. Thomas Vernon,
Eector of Arley (King's), co. Worcester, and d. April, 1770,
leaving by her (who d. Jan. 1793) an only dau. and heir,

Katherine Perrott, of Bell Hall, m. 1764, Walter Koel,
Esq. of Hilcote.

Arms — Quarterly : 1st and 4th or, fretty gu. a canton erni.,
for Noel; 2nd and 3rd gu., three pears or, on a chief arg. a
demi-Uon issuant sa., armed of the Held, for Perrott. Crest —
A buck at gaze arg., attired or. Mottofs — Tout bien ou rien,
for Noel : and Jus suuni cuique, for Perrott.

Seat — Bell Hall, Belbroughton, Stourbridge, co. Worcester.



NoiiA'N', John Philip, Esq. of Ballinderry, co.
Galway, J.P., M.P. for North Gralway, late Lieut. -
Col. R.A., b. 3 Aug. 1838.

Liineag'e Our ancient writers, the national records,

private muniments, monumental and traditional history, all
hear testimony to the origin and pedigree of the O'Nolans.
Keating, the historian, in tracing the royal genealogies of
Ireland, comes to ConnCeadh Cathach, " Conn of the hundred
battles," whom he states to have had two brothers. From
Eochaidh Fionn,one of them, descended O'Nuallain, otherwise
O'Nolan, and O'Ferrall, "Linea Antigua" (Ulster's Office)
gives the detailed descent of John O'Nolan from this Eochaidh
Fionn, brother of Conn, Monarch of Ireland.

The chief of the sept, of O'Nolan, which gave name to the
district of Fothart O'Nolan, submitted and did homage to King
Henry 11., who confirmed to him his possessions and rights.
Camden, in his Britannia, refers to the O'Nolans, as does
Cox, in his Hibernia. The Leinster line of the family, the
O'Nolans of Ballykealy, co. Carlow, continued to preserve
their estate imtil about the middle of the last century, a very
remarkable example of ancient and continuous territorial pos-
session. Hardiman, in his Histori/ of Galwatj, records that
during the reigns of Henrt VI. and Edward IV. several
ancient families settled in the town of Galway, and he espe-
cially mentions the O'Nolans. Their ancient family seat in
Connaught was the Castle of Ballinrobe, of which Thomas
Nolan, Esq. d. seised 18 June, 1628, leaving Agnes Martin,
his widow, and Gregory, his son and heir. A great portion of
their property of Ballinrobe was confiscated in the civil war of
1641, but a part still remains with their representatives and
heirs, the Ballinderry family. There were two lines of the
O'Nolans : one, that seated at Ballinderry, we now describe ;
the other was of Loughboy, co. Mayo. Several marriages
took place between the O'Nolans and the Burkes of Clanricarde
and Mayo. The immediate ancestor of the present representa-
tive of the Nolans of Ballinderry,

Patrick Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry (son of John Nolan,
Esq. of the same place), had several confirmatory grants of
land in the cos. of Mayo and Galway temp. Charles II.
(Ricords of the Rolls, vol. xii., Ulster's Office). He vi. 1067,
Anne, dau. (by Mary his wife, dau. of Sir Dominick Browne,
of Carra Browne, co. Galway) of Sir John Browne, Bart, of
The Neale, ancestor of the noble Houses of Kilmaine and Sligo
and had, with other issue,

John Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry, m. Feb. 1709, Ellis, 2nd
d^u. of William Brabazon, Esq. of New Park, co. Mayo, Capt.

of a troop of horse in King James II. 's army, and one of the
Commissioners for the capitulation of Limerick, by Mary, his
1st wife, dau. of George Browne, Esq. of The Neale, and left a
son and heir,

Patrick Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry, m. a dau. of Martyn,
of Tullyra Castle, co. Galway, and was s. by his son,

John Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry, m. Margaret, dau. and
heir of James French, Esq. of Port-a-Carron, Lough Corrib,
CO. Galway, and was father of a son and successor,

John Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry, m. Sept. 1809, Mary, dau^
of John Browne, Esq. of Castle Moyle, and by her (who d^
1852) had a son,

John Nolan, Esq. of Ballinderry, J.P., m. Sept. 1836, Mary
Anne, dau. of Walter Nolan, Esq. of Loughboy, and d. v. p.
April, 1847, leaving issue,

John Philip, now of Ballinderry.

Walter Raymond, of Clarcniadden, co. Galway (as heir to hi.?-

maternal grandfather), late Col. 17th Lancers, 6. 31 Aug>

Francis, Q.C., 6. 14 Dec. 1841.
Philip, Indian C.S., b. 22 Sept. 1844.
Sebastian Michael, of Castle Moyle, Tuam, co; Galway, h. 17

March, 1846.

Edward, late Lieut. 18th Hussars, h. 5 Dec. 1847 ; d. 1890.

Arms—Gw., on a cross or, between four swords erect arg.,.
pommels and hilts of the second, a lion passant of the fii-st,
between four Cornish choughs sa., beaked and legged of the
field. Crest — A demi-lion rampant gu. Motto— Gov unum via.

Seat — Ballinderry, Tuam.


NoEBTiBY, Thomas Coningsby NoEBrRT, Esq..
C.B., of Sherridge, co. Worcester, late Capt. 6tli
Dragoon Guards, and now Hon. Col. of the Worces-
tershire Militia, J. P. and D.L. co. Worcester, and Hereford, h. 2 Feb. 1829; m. 2 June, 1855,
the Hon. Gertrude O'Grady, dau. of Standish, 2nd
Viscount Guillamore, and has issue,

I. CoNiNGSBT NoRBCRT, Capt. 2nd Batt. Worcestershire-
Kegt., b. 4 May, 1865.

II. Frederick Paget, h. 15 May, 1867.

III. Wilfrid Arthur, b. 11 Sept. 1809.

1. Eleanor Gertrude. ii. Florence.

III. Katherine, rn. 25 July, 1878, Eev. Francis Edmund Wil-
mot, M.A., Vicar of Chaddesden, co. Derby, and ha»

IV. Winifred. v. Beatrice.

Lineage. — Henry Jones, Esq., son of Thomas Jones,
Esq., VI. Anne Chillingworth, and had four sons, all of whom,
ri. s. p., except

Thomas Jones, Esq., m. 1783, Ursula, 3rd dau. of Benjamin.
Johnson, Esq., Alderman of the city of Worcester, and by her
had an only son,

Thomas Noreory, Esq. of Sherridge, co. Worcester, J.P..
and D.L., 6. 1 Dec. 1783; 7)i. 27 Sept. 1827, Mary Anne, only
child of Coningsby Norbury, Esq. of Droitwich, and had issue,.
Thomas Coningsby, now of Sherridge.
Henry Richard, h. 26 Sept. 1837 ; d. 20 May, 1850.
Mary Anne Danet, m. 2.') Oct. 1853, the Hon. and Eev.
George Eobert Gifford, M.A., Rector of Rackenford, N>
Devon, youngest son of Eobert, 1st Lord Gifford, and d. 21
Oct. 1871.

Frances Cecilia, m. 27 April, 1865, AVilliam George Coventry,
Esq. (who rf. 16 Feb, 1874), eldest son of the Hon. VVilliami
James Coventry. Emily Charlotte.

This gentleman assumed by sign-manual, upon the death of
his father-in-law, Coningsby Norbury, Esq., in 1840, the sur-
name of NoRBDRY in lieu of his patronymic Jones, as likewise
the arms of Norbury. He d. 31 March, 1866 ; his widow d.
19 Nov. 1882.

^rjiis— Sa., a chevron indented erm., between three bulls'
heads cabossed arg., armed or. Crest — Out of a crown vallery
or. a bull's head sa., armed or, in the mouth a trefoil vert.

Seat — Sherridge, near Malvern, co. Worcester.


NoRCLiFFE, Eev. Chaeles Best, M.A., of Lang-
ton Hall, CO. York, formerly Fellow of the Uni-
versity of Durham, Lord of the Manors of Langton,
Howsliam, Eddlethorpe, and Westow, b. 20 Oct.





Lineage. — This family springs from Northcliffe, in the
township of South Owram and paiisli of Halifax, where it can
be traced back by charter evidence to the 13th century.

Nicholas Nokcliffe, father of John Norcliffe, styled of
Norcliffe and Barsland, 15-10, had a son, Stephen Norcliffe,
who left a son, Thomas Norcliffe, of Great Gomersall and
Cariinghow, J. P. for the North Riding, who was buried at
Nunnington, Yorkshire, 8 Aug. 1G16. In 1G06, he had a grant
of arms, now amongst the family papers. By Elizabeth his
wife, dau. and heir of Robert Ealand, of Carlinghow, he had a
son and successor,

SiE Thomas NoKCLrFFE, Knt., Barrister of the Middle Temple,
High Sheriff for Yorkshire, 1626, who purchased Langton, co.
York, 1618. He m. Catherine, dau. and co-heir of Sir William
Bamburgh, Bart, of Howsham, who brought the manor of
Eddlethorpe and half the manor of Howsham to her husband.
She m. 2ndly, Sir John Hotham, Bart., who was beheaded when
Governor of Hull; she d. 22 Aug. 1634. Sir Thomas d. 1628,
and was s. by his eldest son,

Sir Thomas Norcliffe, Knt. of Langton, m. Dorothy, 5th
dau. of Thomas, 1st Viscount Fairfax, of Elmley, and widow of
John Ingram, Esq. who d. 17 June, 1686. He d. 6 Jan. 1669-
70, and was s. by his only son,

Sir Thomas Norcliffe, Knt. of Langton, h. at Nunnington,
24 Feb. 1640-1. He m. Frances, dau. and sole heir of Sir
William Vavasour, Bart, of Copmanthorpe, and by her (who
m. 2ndly, Moses Goodyear, an Aleppo Merchant, and d. 1731,
aged 77) had issue. Sir Thomas Norcliffe d, 1684, and was s.
by his eldest son,

Fairfax Norcliffe, Esq. of Langton, bapt. 9 Dec. 1674,
Lieut. -Col. of the 1st Dragoons, High Sheriff for Yorkshire
1700 and 1714. He ra. Mary, dau. and co-heir of Thomas
Hesketh, Esq. of Heslington, and by her (who d. 1739) had
four sons and one dau. Frances, m. Sir John Wray, Bart. He
d. 21 March, 1720-1, and was s. by his son,

Thomas Norcliffe, Esq. of Langton, b. 18 July, 1694, who
d. unra. 1768, in his 74th year. He left his property to his
nieces in succession and their heirs male. He was accordingly
^. by his elder niece.

Mart Wray, dau. of Sir John "Wray, Bart., by Frances,
his wife, dau. of Fairfax Norcliffe, Esq. She m. 1769, Sir
James Innes, Bart., who assumed the surname and anns of
Norcliffe, as by will obliged. Lady Norcliffe predecea.sed
her husband (who became Duke of Roxburghe 1812) 20 July,
1807, and was s. by her nephew,

Thomas Dalton, Esq., eldest son of John Dalton, Esq., by
Isabella his wife, 2nd dau. of Sir John Wray, Bart. This
gentleman assumed, upon inheriting Langton, by sign-manual
dated Aug. 1807, the surname and arms of Norcliffe. He
was b. 31 Dec. 1756, and entering the army, obtained a troop
in the 11th Dragoons. He was for twenty-nine years Lieut.-
Col. of the York Volunteers. He m. 13 Dec. 1784, An

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