Thomas, bap. All Saints Derby 11/8/1641
Alderman, and M.P. for the Town of Derby in the Short and Long Parliaments. Mayor of Derby 1657-8. A solid Parliament man, his name invariably appears on all Parliamentary Committees dealing with Derbyshire affairs during the Commonwealth. See 'The Long Parliament, 1640-41' (Keeler).
Married 1) Elizabeth, d. of Nathaniel Jackson of Richmond, York, Clerk, at Ripley 27/5/1658. (Mr. Jackson's will: York Wills 771)
Samuel bap. 11/9/1659.
Nathaniel, bap. Norton 8/2/1660/1, d. without issue.
John, died young: also a daughter without issue.
Married 2) Anne Danvers, probably the daughter of Joseph D'Anvers of Swithlund, Leics., and his wife Frances. Will 11/7/1717.
William, bap. Norton 18/8/1674: married, but d. without issue c.1752.
Frances, wife of John Bury of Nottingham: issue, two daughters.
Thomas and Henry, d. as infants at Norton.
Elizabeth, Martha, and two other daughters, all bap.at Norton:no issue.
Samuel was admitted to the Inner Temple in November 1648 and was Sheriff for Derbyshire in l674. In 1661 he was induced to renounce the Arms which had been granted to his father under the Commonwealth at the Visitation of that year.
SECOND GENERATION (GRANDPARENTS)
HALLOWES, Samuel (2)
Baptised 11th. September 1659.
Married Elizabeth Woolhouse, last of her line and Heiress of Glapwell, 7/2/1683.
Thomas, bap. 25/1/1685
Sarah, bap. at Sheffield 19/6/1686:d.unmarried: bur. at Bolsover.
Samuel, bap. 4/12/1687: d.unmarried: bur. at Bolsover
Elizabeth, bap. 20/1/1688/9: d.unmarried: bur. at Bolsover.
Mary, bap.22/4/1690: d. unmarried.
Nathaniel, bap. 6/8/1691: commissioned 6th. July 1721 into Colonel Kirke's Regiment (later the 2nd. Foot) as Ensign to Lt. Colonel John Arnot, and perhaps accompanied him when this officer was made Adjutant-General in Scotland in 1726. His commission was renewed in 1727. When he signed his will, 19/10/1733, he was an Ensign in Brigadier Edmund Fielding's Regiment of Invalides. He had left the army as a Lieutenant by 1740. He never married and was buried at Putney, April 14th. 1751. His will was proven 4/5/1751 at P.C.C., leaving everything to his sister Anna.
Anna (sometimes Hannah), bap. 22/10/1692: she never married and was bur. at Putney, June 23/6/1770. Her place of residence is given as "London or Westminster".
Theodosia, bap. 24/5/1694: d.unmarried.
Timothy, bap. 29/5/1695: d.unmarried: bur. at Bolsover.
Samuel was admitted to the Inner Temple 24/6/1680. Even at a cursory glance, there is something very odd here: not one of the five daughters of this tolerably well-off family managed to find a husband.
FIRST GENERATION (FATHER)
Squire of Glapwell, Dethick and Muggington
Born 5th. January 1684 at Sheffield: bap. there by Mr. Jollie, the Presbyterian Minister, 25/1/1685.
Died 26th. March 1740. Buried at Bolsover.
He married Lady Catherine Brabazon, Daughter of Chambré Brabazon 5th. Earl of Meath, (and a descendant of Edward III) 30th. March 1716: she died 19/6/1740 and was buried at Bolsover.
Brabazon, 1st. son and heir: married 3/1/1742 at Mansfield Woodhouse to Anne, dau. of John Jackson of Clapham,Surrey, who was nephew and heir of Samuel Pepys: but this line failed after the next generation.
Chaworth, 2nd.son: Rector of Pleasley, Derbys. No issue.
Chambré, 3rd.son: married 1) Ann, dau. of Sir Edward Pierce of Dublin 25/1/1747; she died in Grafton St., Dublin 6/9/1766. 2) Mabel Rothery, at St.Audoen, Dublin, 3/2/1769. She died at 'Usher's Island' 7/6/1774. There were no surviving issue of either marriage. 29/5/42 Ensign, Col. Richbell's Regt; later Col. Pole's Regt; 12/12/1755 from half-pay to Col. Fitzwilliam's Regt. as Lieut.: 18/12/1756 to 29th. Foot ( Boscawen's Regt.) as Captain. (see Army Lists, Irish State Papers and PRO WO12/4493). Retired 2/8/1769. He died at Pleasley where his brother Chaworth was Rector 1/12/1774. Will dated 17/10/1774 proven at Dublin 22/3/1775. Owner at his death of 'the farm property known as Seizing Park, Mt. Kennedy, Co. Wicklow' which in 1883 is found as part of the estate of his great-nephew Francis (son of the late Squire of Glapwell).
William, 4th. son. Married Catherine Dodsley. Their elder son Thomas (1771-1861) served in the Derby Militia during the Napoleonic War (Captain, 12/3/1799), became Squire of Glapwell and was Sheriff for Derbyshire in 1817, but died unmarried. Their second son William died in the East Indies. They also had two daughters; Catherine, who married Mr. Coupe; and Ann, who married (1) Thomas. Bilibie, like his brother in law a Captain (25/8/1798) in the Derby Militia; and (2) Mr. Heathcote. Her daughter by her first marriage, Mary Anne Bilibie, married Francis Hall Esq of Park Hall; Thomas left her £5000 in his will and a memoriam to her husband.
Catherine, b. 1720: mar 1) John Cromwell 2) George Hatfield, Vicar of Doncaster: issue of both marriages: d. 1774, bur. at Doncaster. Her daughter Susannah Hatfield and son Brabazon Cromwell are named in Chambré's will.
Juliana, b. c.1716; m. (1) The Rev. Mr. Gibson; and before October 1774, (2) John Devaynes, who became Apothecary to the Queen's Household. She died in 1795 aged 79 and was buried (3rd. February) in Putney but her place of residence is given as St. Martin in the Fields.
John, 5th. and last son. His eldest son Francis was the eventual inheritor of the Glapwell estates, all the male descent of his brothers having failed.
Frances, m. the Rev. Samuel Abson. Chambré's will names her two children Chambré and George.
Glapwell Hall in the Census, 1841-1861.
All the Census Returns for this period show Thomas Hallowes living at the Hall completely alone, except for servants. No relatives, or unrelated friends, are ever shown visiting.
1841: HO 107/193/14/4. 1851: HO 107/2123. 1861: RG 9/2424/43R.
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The Ancestors of Martha Louisa Fatio.
FATIO, Jacques Petrino, of La Burella in the Province of Montecristesia, in the Val d'Ossola. Died before 1517.
FATIO, Pierre,of Masera in the Val D'Ussola.
Married before 18/6/1517 to Dominique, daughter of Bertin Fiori of La Rivoria in the Province of Masera. Died before 29/12/1554. Beside Jean he had another son Antoine, born c.1524.
FATIO, Jean, of Charenne (Chiavenna), Switzerland.
Born 1530. Married c.1557 Madeleine, daughter of Francois de Negis.
A merchant, he is the first of his family known to have adopted the Reformed Faith, as a result of which he left Italy for Switzerland and settled in The Grisons. In 1558 he was admitted by the Three Leagues of the Grisons to membership of the Bourgeoisie at Vico Soprano: on 2/2/1574 he was made Bourgeois of Chiavenna.
He had thirteen (one source says seventeen) children among who were:Jean-Pierre 5/12/1570: Paul 24/1/1577: Jean 23/8/1581 (all bapt. at Sondrio/Chiavenna). He died 4th. May 1601.
Born at Charenne, 24/1/1577. Married 1) Madeleine Marguerite Valteline.
2) Sara Amontzi (Hamonichi) Pestalozzi, 27/6/1639.
Died at Vevey, c.1657.
Children of the first marriage, mostly born in the Grisons.
1) Jean., c.1605. Married 1) Susanne Amean, 13/1/1630 2) Jeanne Louise Menens, 22/5.1653. Died c. July 1669.
2) Madeleine, c. 1611. Married Jacob Meyer, 14/7/1632.
3) Fatz, 1615. Married Pernette Poncy, 15/4/1638: died 1/1/1640 aged 25.
4) Pierre, c.1617.
5) Camille, c.1619. Married Rolet Rochonnet, 8/2/1649.
6) Catherine, c.1621.
7) Francois, June 1622 at Zurich. Married Marie Franconis, 10/1/1647: died 14/4/1704.
When the Grisons were invaded by the Spaniards 1620-21, he fled with his brothers Jean-Pierre and Jean, with many others of their Faith, to Zurich and refused a Spanish offer to return if they would recant. He left Zurich for Vevey of which town he and his three sons were made Bourgeois in 1641.
Born in the Grisons before 1620: bought to Vevey by his father.
Married i) in 1639: Esther Scanavin, they had nine children.
Married ii) Marie Lallemand, they had ten children. Twelve of these nineteen children are known to have married.
Children of his second marriage, all baptised at Vevey:
1) Ester, 2/6/1655. Married 1) Jean Miol 2) ? Courvoiser.
2) Paul, 20/12/1656. Married 1) Elizabeth Perret 1679: 2) Anne Lalouet, 2/2/1696. Died 6/3/1723.
3) Marie, 27/3/1658.
4) Etienne Marc, 19/12/1659. Married Violente Francoise Hugonin. Died 9/9/1706.
5) Francois, 27/2/1662.
6) Anne, 25/3/1664. Married Alexandre Flavard, 27/11/1687.
7) Jonas, 1/5/1667.
8) Elizabeth, 28/6/1669. Married 1) Jacques Farges, 17/2/1685: 2) Jean Meynier, 28/10/1704.
9) Jean Pierre, c.1671. Married Marguerite de L'Harpe, Oct. 1711: died 13/7/1747
10) Francois Louis, 13/11/1673. Married 1) Anne Garcin 2) Marguerite Rodolphe Dan. Died 17/9/1751.
He was a Merchant of iron and other goods. From 1648-67 he was Connetable Du Roy des Mosquetaires; he was also Assessor Consistorial. In 1675 he was made a member of the General Council of One Hundred and Twenty. In 1656 he was entrusted with a mission to the King of Sardinia. He died in 1687.
Born at Vevey, 27/12/1662, fourteenth child of his father and fifth of his mother.
Married 27/4/1689 Marie Antoine, daughter of Conseiller Falconnet.
A Merchant of Vevey all his life. 1680 Member of the Archers: 1689 Member of the Council of 140: 1706 Member of the Council of 60: 1714 Commander of the Archers. Died at Vevey 17/2/1723.
Children, all christened at Vevey:
1) Francois, 10/10/1690. Died 1711.
2) Susanne, 19/12/1692. Married Jean Pierre Chiron, 10/2/1714: died 14/8/1758
3) Jean David, 23/8/1697.
4) Sabine, 10/11/1699.
5) Jeanne Susanne, 6/9/1702. Married Jean Pierre Secretan, 1/12/1728.
6) Marie Madeleine, 30/3/1710: died 27/9/1712.
7) Marianne, c. 1712: married Isaac Rivaz.
8) unnamed son, c. 1714.
SECOND GENERATION (GRANDFATHER)
FATIO, Jean David,
Born at Vevey, 23/8/1697, third child of his father.
Died before 17/3/1766.
Married 17/7/1722 Judith Pauline, daughter of Jacob George Muller, pastor at Villeneuve (Vaud). She died at Vevey 16/3/1767.
1718 member of the Councils of 120 and of 60:1723 Councillor and Justicier.
Children (all born at Vevey):
1) Pierre Rodolphe George Alexandre, born 19/5/1723. Went to England 1745 and married (1) Dorothy Parker of Co.Durham 28/4/1766; and (2) Anne Susanne Genet. No surviving children. Died at Vevey 18/4/1787.
2) Francois Philippe, 1724-1811.
3) Jean David (2), born 5/4/1726. He went to England and married Jane Ingham in 1762; during 1764-6 they had three daughters - Jane, Maria Matilda, and Sophia Maria, in London; there was also a son Samuel. Sophia Maria married Andre Ellis de Vezian 1795 and from her the present Durham and Thompson families of Fatio descendants stem.
4) Michael Abraham Etienne, born 15/3/1728. Married Henriette Schmultz. Spent some time in England. Died at Vevey 28/1/1813.
5) Esther Pauline. Born 16/7/1729.
6) Francois Vincent. Born Feb. 1731: died 7/10/1736.
7) Esther Louise. Born 16/6/1732. She is described by her niece Maria Sophia Fatio as being very disagreeable. She married Henri Frederic Antoine 13/6/1755 and died 5/3/1808.
8) Jean Isaac. Born 18/10/1735 - died 16/5/1736.
9) Jeanne Charlotte Pauline. Born 23/9/1737 - died 18/5/1804.
10) an unnamed child - died 26/3/1739.
11) Theodora Wolfgang. Born 17/1/1742 - died 9/8/1750.
FIRST GENERATION (FATHER):
FATIO, Francois Philippe.
A man of outstanding character, enterprise and achievement.
Born at Vevey, 6th.October 1724.
Died at his Plantation of New Switzerland ,
nr. St.Augustine, Florida in 1811.
Married Marie Madeleine Crispel (1733-1810), daughter of Louis Crispel and his wife Rosa D'Oresti in March 1748 at Roquebilliere, near Nice.
Children - born in France:
1) Louis Philippe. Born at Nice in 1752. Accompanied father to Florida. He married:
i) Ann, d. of Col. John Douglas, Commandant in St. Augustine during the Revolutionary War: they had one daughter Mary, bapt.at St. Augustine 8/5/1786. Ann died Feb.1788 and was buried at New Switzerland. Mary married in 1801 William Gibson of St. Mary's, Georgia: they had several children. (For more about this line, contact her fourth-generation descendant Frank F. Gibson of 4235 Morse Road, Alexandria, Ohio 43001, E-mail BPGT87B@prodigy.com.)
ii) Ann Welsh, who died without issue a year after marriage.
iii) in 1792 his cousin Francesca Crispel who survived him and afterwards married Count Lazzini of Rome. He returned to Roquebilliere where he became a Juge de la Paix; died of Plague in 1799 and was buried there.
- born in London:
2) Rene Francis, bapt.5/3/1757 (St.Benet Fink). Buried at St. Katherine Coleman 17/12/1758(fee).
3) Lucy. Date of baptism untraced. Buried at St. Katherine Coleman 16/5/1760(fee). Position in family only presumed.
4) Nicholas,bapt.11/10/59 at St.Katherine Coleman; buried there 22/5/1760 (fee).
LAW says he died in England 1771 aged 12 but there is no-one of that name in any of the Registers for that year.
5) Francis Phillip, bapt.10/5/61 (St.Katherine Coleman):bapt.again in Florida, 15/1/96. Susan L'Engle says he was born in Vevey 25/4/1760 but his re-baptism entry describes him as a native of London. In 1779 he joined the 4th. Bn. 60th Foot as Ensign and was promoted Lieutenant 1/2/1782. He went on half-pay when the battalion was disbanded in 1784, briefly returned to the Regiment in 1786, then exchanged into the 9th.Foot as Lieutenant 3/5/1786.He fought through the War of Independence, later serving in Scotland and Ireland, and finally left the army in 1790 to take over active management of the Florida Estates from his ageing father. New Switzerland was destroyed by Indians in 1812, but rebuilt in 1824. He died there in 1831. The estate was devastated again in 1836 and not rebuilt. Francis married:
i) Susanna Hunter of Philadelphia 14/1/1796:they had two daughters;
ii) Mary Ledbetter c.1806: they had a son and two daughters, from their daughter Susan the L'Engle family descend.
6) Martha Louisa, bapt.22/4/63 (St.Katherine Coleman)
7) James Phillip, bapt.21/6/64 (St.Katherine Coleman). Probably died young.
8) Sophea Phillippa, bapt.31/12/67 (St.Bartholomew Exchange): bapt. again in Florida, 17/5/86. Married Thomas Francis Fleming of St. Augustine, Alderman and Captain of Militia, and had issue.
9) Justin Michael Phillippe, bapt.9/2/70 (St.Bartholomew Exchange): bapt. again in Florida, 5/5/1791 (the record says only 'Philip' but also says he is about 21 which excludes his brother James Phillip above). After the American Revolution, when Spain recovered Florida, he entered the Spanish Diplomatic Service, and died in 1820. He married
i) Juana Maria Cross (b. New York) who was in the Guardianship of his father at the time;they had two children, Francis and Sophia.
ii) Marie Thereza la Maigre,a wealthy heiress; they had several children.
According to LAW Francois and Marie Fatio had three other children who died in infancy.
Career. His father had intended him for a career in the Law, for which he received an education In Geneva; but forming a distaste for this, he instead entered the Swiss Guards, which were then in the service of France, as a Lieutenant. He fought in the War of the Austrian Succession, at the end of which (1748) while he was serving in Italy, he met and married his wife, whom her parents had intended for a convent; they were married in Roquebilliere, near Nice, where he purchased (probably in 1754) an estate which he never relinquished and in 1792 passed on to his eldest son Louis. According to Susan L'Engle he remained there only two years and then returned to Switzerland, but c.1757 he removed his family to London at the suggestion of his brother Michael (who in fact returned to Switzerland soon afterwards).At least two other families of Fatios were living there at the same time. One source gives his address as French Ordinary Court. In 1771 he moved the entire surviving family to Florida, since 1763 a British Colony (it would return to the Spanish in 1783 and eventually joined the USA in 1812). An entire vessel was needed to transport their moveables to Florida, where he remained for the rest of his life and is considered one of the Founding Fathers of the State. On arrival he purchased (as a member of a syndicate, whose other members he later bought out) three plantations on the St. John's River of which the largest, the 10,000 acre tract called New Switzerland, became the family seat.He cultivated indigo, turpentine, oranges and sheep,and sent trading vessels to the Old World. During the War of Independence he was Deputy Commissary General for the English Army of the South,but was apparently unaffected when Britain had to surrender the Colony to Spain after losing the War, though this is the period when the three children - all adults - still living with him were re-baptised as Catholics. 'Fatio lived like a feudal baron and commanded the respect of all about him, it being said that his influence was little less than that of the governor. He died in 1811 and his body still rests in the earth at New Switzerland that he so dearly loved.' The fact remains, however, that he had asked to be buried next to his wife in the Catholic cemetery in St. Augustine; but the Church authorities refused to allow this as he was a Protestant. Portraits of him and his son are extant.
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The Plantagenet Descent of John Hallowes.
EDWARD III, KING OF ENGLAND (1312-1377) married PHILLIPA OF HAINAULT (1309-1369) daughter of the Count of Hainault.
their fourth son
EDMUND OF LANGELEY, DUKE OF YORK (1341-1402) married ISABEL OF CASTILE (1355-1394) daughter of Pedro I, “
The Cruel”, King of Castile and Leon, and his mistress Maria de Padilla. Maria had Moorish blood and is said by some to be descended from the Prophet Mohammed. (Isabel's sister Constance became the second wife of John of Gaunt.)
their second son
RICHARD, EARL OF CAMBRIDGE (1375-1415) married LADY ANNE MORTIMER (b.1411) who descended from Lionel Duke of Clarence and was his first cousin twice removed. He was executed for plotting against Henry V just before the start of the Agincourt Campaign.
their only son
RICHARD,THIRD DUKE OF YORK (1412-1460) married LADY CECILY NEVILL, daughter of the Earl of Westmorland (this is the Hallowes family's nearest common ancestor with the House of Windsor). His sons were Edward IV, the Duke of Clarence and King Richard III.
their fourth child and elder daughter
ANNE OF EXETER (1439-1476) married after being divorced from the Earl of Exeter her first husband: SIR THOMAS ST. LEGER who was beheaded in 1483.
their only child and daughter
ANNE ST. LEGER (d.1526) married SIR GEORGE MANNERS 12TH. BARON RHOS (d.1513); both are buried in St. George's Chapel Windsor.
their eldest son
THOMAS MANNERS FIRST EARL OF RUTLAND (d.1543) married ELEANOR PASTON (d.1551), daughter of SIR WILLIAM PASTON of Paston,Norfolk.
their second son
SIR JOHN MANNERS (d.1611) married DOROTHY VERNON of Haddon: after, according to the stories, a romantic elopement.
SIR GEORGE MANNERS (d.1623) married GRACE PIERREPONT, second daughter of SIR HENRY PIERREPONT of Holme Pierrepont.
JOHN MANNERS EIGHTH EARL OF RUTLAND married The Hon. FRANCES MONTAGU (d.1671), second Daughter of EDWARD, 1st.LORD MONTAGU OF BROUGHTON.
their third child and second daughter
LADY GRACE MANNERS (1632-1700) married PATRICK, THIRD AND LAST VISCOUNT CHAWORTH (b.1635)
their only legitimate child and daughter
JULIANA CHAWORTH (d.1692) married CHAMBRÉ BRABAZON FIFTH EARL OF MEATH (1645-1715)
their fifth child and third daughter
LADY CATHERINE BRABAZON (d.1740) married THOMAS HALLOWES (1684-1740) of Glapwell Derbyshire.
their fifth son
COLONEL JOHN HALLOWES (1729-1817) married MARTHA LOUISA FATIO (1763-1846) daughter of FRANCIS FATIO of St. Augustine, Florida.
A sixth-generation descendant of John Hallowes might typically have been born c. 1975. Such a descendant would therefore be in the nineteenth generation of descent from King Edward III. He or she is also sixteenth in descent from Richard, 3rd. Duke of York, from whom Queen Elizabeth II is eighteenth. Their relationship to The Queen is therefore that of fifteenth cousin, twice removed.
EDWARD III was in the following generations of descent:
2nd. from Philip IV (The Fair) of France:
4th. from St. Louis IX:
8th. from William The Conqueror:
10th. from Hugh Capet, first King of France.
15th. from Alfred The Great, King of Wessex.
18th. from Charlemagne, First of the Holy Roman Emperors; and hence 20th. from his grandfather Charles Martel who defeated the Saracens at the Battle of Tours, 732 AD.
31st. from Cerdic, first King of the West Saxons after the Romans left, and ancestor of all the other Anglo-Saxon Royal Houses.
And, according to Anglo-S axon bards and myth-tellers:
40th. from Woden, King of the Gods.
A major on-line database delineating the entire descent of William the Conqueror and his Queen, Matilda of Flanders, is being compiled by Alan Freer, of Byfleet, Surrey..
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Other Hallowes Families.
The Hallows Family of Youlgreave.
Humphrey Hallowes or Hallows, son of Richard Hallowes from whom John Hallowes was in the sixth generation of descent, remained in Youlgreave after his brother Thomas moved to Derby and there married Clemens Wate or Coate, 14th. October l571. They had at least five children. This family continues to the present day, using the "Hallows" spelling of the name, and is being actively researched by, among others, Keith Hallows, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and Jean Durbin,
The Rochdale Family.
ed Hallowes Family in southern Lancashire, particularly in the Rochdale area. This family, most of whose members also use the "Hallows" form of the surname, is being researched by Maxine Taylor; messages for her can be left with Ancestry.co.uk - Account Nr. ST176: or through the Compiler.
The Benington Family.
This was the family of Daniel Hallowes or Hallows, son of Nathaniel Hallowes (1582-1661) M.P. for Derby in the Long nd Short Pariaments, brother to Susanna, Thomas, and Samuel.
who was baptised at St. Werbergh's, Derby, 25/09/1636. He and his descendants seem always to have used the shorter form of their surname.
He married in Benington, Herts. on 25 Feb 1663 Anna (1646-?) the daughter of the Rev Nathaniel Dod (1600-1682), Rector of St Peter's, Benington.
Their children Their children were Nathaniel(1668-1668), Daniel (1671-1740) and Anna (1671-?), all baptised in Benington, Herts.
His second son Daniel was for forty years the rector of All Hallows & St John, Hertford, from 1701 until his death.
He married on 24 July 1702 in Newnham, Herts, Ann Barly (1685-1777) the daughter of one Robert Barly.
They had at least seven children, of whom John Hallows (?-1757) took an apprenticeship in London and there met and married clandestinely in 1739 (?) one Letitia Sell (1715-1781) of Saffron Walden.
John and Letitia Hallows lived in Shoreditch, where their four (?) children, among them Elizabeth Hallows (?-1814) were born.
Elizabeth married Robert Blackman (1735-1776) on 7 Aug 1762 at St Leonard's, Shoreditch. Robert Blackman was a native of Henley-on-Thames, from a long line of brewers and pub-owners in that town.
There were at least ten children of this marriage, including one Hallows Blackman (1776-?). Elizabeth Blackman (nee Hallows) died in Linton, Cambs., where she was probably living with her son John Blackman (1770-1834),
whose children were born there and where he died. One of the children is Hallows William Blackman (1801=?)
This family is being researched by Andrew Cumine (E-mail:
email@example.com). whose direct ancestor from the London line is Sarah Blackman (1774-1809), a daughter of Robert Blackman of Henley and Elizabeth Hallows.
The Bakewell Family.
Three generations of a Hallowes family from Bakewell, Derbyshire, have been traced during the late 19th. and 20th. Centuries. This family seems to be very small.
Research into these families is continuing. Two lines of descent in the female line from Hallowes ancestors must be mentioned:
1) John Hallowes of Westmoreland County, Virginia.
He was born in 1615, the son of Henry and Elizabeth Hallowes of Rochdale, and went out to America as an indentured servant in 1634. Having served out his time by 1638, he went on to become very wealthy and a leading citizen of Westmoreland County; he was also a Major in the local militia. He died in 1657; descendants of his daughter Restitute (Manley), his only child to survive him, are still living in the United States.
I am indebted to Ms. Darlene Tallent, of the Westmoreland County Museum, Montross, Virginia, for this information.
2) Anne Hallowes of St. Werbergh's Parish, Derby.
In 1628 she married William Taberer, and their son Thomas, born c. 1630, went out to Virginia. Their eleventh-generation descendant is Mrs. Betty Clay, e-mail
, who is also the SYSOP of the Compuserve ROOTS Forum. Given that the main family were also parishioners of St. Werbergh's in the early 17th. Century it would be surprising if Anne were not a relative, but this remains to be proved.
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General and 1).
WILSON, DR. LORTON ALEXANDER; Collected papers; deposited at the Irish Genealogical Research Society, London; and at the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI T.1021).
L'ENGLE, Susan,'Notes of my Family and Recollections of my Early Life' privately published Jacksonville, Florida, 1888.
L'ENGLE, Gertrude,'A Collection of Letters, Information and Data on Our Family' privately published Jacksonville, Florida, 1949.
ARMY AND NAVY LISTS of the period.
BURKE'S LANDED GENTRY (1900). This is entirely dependent on information supplied by the family and there are several minor mistakes.
THE INTERNATIONAL GENEALOGICAL INDEX.
2) Life and career of John Hallowes.
56th. FT: PRO WO 12/6543-4.
Regimental History of the 56th. Foot.
58th. FT: PRO WO 12/6712.
120th.Ft: 'Calendar of Home Office Papers 1760-65' # 375,410 & 854: also the Army List 1763. There are no papers in PRO WO 12 for this regiment.
Second Marriage: Shifnal Parish Registers.
Ashford Barracks: WO 40/25. His appointment as Barrack Master was dated 24/3/1797. He is still there on a list of 1806; his pay was 10/- a day. Ashford, with capacity for about 2400 officers and men, was a Class C barracks, "temporary and of inferior description" but J.H. was there for most of the last twenty years of his life.
Intestacy: PRO PROB. 6/193/241.
3) First Marriage.
In August 1923 Lorton Wilson wrote a letter to 'Notes and Queries' asking for any information about John Hallowes, and in particular his first wife. Another correspondent answered with details of J.H.'s military career (taken obviously from the Army List) but could add nothing on the other matter.
4) Second Marriage: Louisa Martha Fatio (sometime Bruere).
Letter from Henry Tucker to George Tucker in the Tucker-Coleman Collection in the Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Pennsylvania.
'Bermuda in the Old Empire' H.C. Williamson, Oxford 1950.
'Bermuda and the American Revolution' W.B. Kerr, Princeton 1935 and 1969.
George Bruere's Intestacy: PRO PROB 6/163 p.61 and PROB 14/349/April f.7
5)The Ancestors of John Hallowes.
Harleian Society Vol. 38 'Famillae Minorum Gentium Pt. 2' Ms. 180 p.467-70.
'Members of the Inner Temple 1547-1660', p. 333.
Thomas Hallowes' will probated 13/1/1862. The executors were his cousins Francis (his heir) and John.
6)The Ancestors of Martha Louisa Fatio.
Receuil Genealogies Vaudoises', Vol I.
'The Ancestors of Mary Edith Durham 1936' in a copy supplied by Mrs. Marjorie Pett of East Grinstead.
9) The Plantagenet Ancestry of John Hallowes.
The Plantagenet Roll of the Blood Royal : Exeter Volume (Ruvigny).
This is the first page of this Genealogical Collection. Other pages available are:
2) The First Generation of Descent
3) The Second Generation of Descent
4) The Third Generation of Descent
5) The Fourth Generation of Descent
6) The Fifth Generation of Descent
7) The Sixth Generation of Descent
8) The Seventh Generation of Descent
Compiled by G.K. Armstrong, 35 Cedars Road, London W4 3JP.
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latest additions 12/09/2019