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Sir Mauger Vavasor, who d.He was s. by his eldest son,
John Vavasor, esq. of Weston, (made William Vavasor, m. and had his will 1st Edward IV.), m. Ellen, daughissue,
ter of Thomas Beckwith, of Clinte, esq. (she Margaret Vavasor, his made her will 2nd Henry VII.), by whom
heir, who d. without he had issue,
ried and had issue,
John VAVASOR, esq. of Weston and NewII. John, of whom presently.
ton, near Ripley. This gentleman m. ElizaSir Malger Vavasor, of Denton and Askwith, beth, daughter of Henry Thwaytes, esq. by was s. at Askwith by his second son,
whom he had issue, SIR JOHN LE VAVASOR, of Askwith, knt. John. who m. the daughter and heiress of Sir Wil Elizabeth, a nun at Nunmuncton. liam de Stopham, of Weston, knt. by whom Ellen, m. William Exileby, esq. he had issue,
He made his will 1482, and was s. by his JOHN LE VAVASOR, of Askwith, who lived eldest son, about the year 1329, and left issue by Alice, John VAVASOR, esq. of Weston and Newhis wife,
ton, m. Cecily, daughter of Sir John NorJOHN LE VAVASOR, of Askwith, who m. ton, knt. by whom he had issue, Agnes, daughter and heir of
John. and had issue,
Marmaduke, m. Agnes, daughter of WILLIAM, attorney-general to King Ed
Saltmarshe, esq. and had issue, ward III.
John Vavasor, esq. of Waltham, Јону. .
in Hertfordshire. He was 8. at Weston by his second son,
Elizabeth, a nun. John VAVASOR, esq. of Weston. This Anne, m. Sir William Calverley, knt. gentleman m. Agnes, or Anne, daughter of of Calverley. Sir William Mauleverer, of Wothersome, Joan, m. Walworth, esq. of Raknt. (This Agnes, or Anne, did release to venscroft. John, her son, all her right in the manor of Margaret, m. Christopher Rayne, esq. Weston, in 1400, 2nd Henry IV.) They of Netherdale. left issue,
He was s. by his eldest son,
John VAVASOR, esq. of Weston, who m.
first, Bridget, daughter of Sir Thomas MauThomas.
leverer, kpt. of Allerton, by whom he had He was s. by his eldest son,
issue, JOHN VAVASOR, esq. of Weston, who m. MARMADUKE. Margaret, daughter of Sir Peter Middleton, Elizabeth, m. Johnson, esq. of Stockeld, knt. by whom he had issue, Dorothy, m. Thomas Highley, esq. of John.
Newhall. William, parson of Bursdsall, in Cra- He m. secondly, Agnes, daughter of Sir ven.
William Calverley, knt. of Calverley, by Henry, m. Matilda, daughter of whom he had issue,
Bunnye, esq. from whom descended Isabel, m. John Haythorp, esq. of the extinct BARONETS VAVASOUR, of Chester in the Street.
Coppenthorp, in the county of York. Grace, m. Thomas Sothaby, esq. of
Frances, m. first, Anthony Fawkes,
esq.; secondly, Peter Bainbridge,
consumed was a very large hall, on the , coronation of King George III. On the pannels of the wainscoting of which was floor of the south side of the communion depicted the various arms and alliances of table is a plate of copper, on which is an the family through all its numerous and far- inscription to the memory of Sir Charles traced descents. The loss has been, in some Dymoke, knt. who was champion at the degree, compensated by the addition which coronation of King James II. At the eastern the late proprietors made to those parts end of the aisle are two tombs, on one of which escaped the ravages of the flames. which is the figure of a knight in chain Against the south wall of the chancel, in the armour, cross-legged, on the other that of a parish church of Scrivelsby, is a very hand- lady with a lion at her feet. By the side of some marble monument, ornamented with a these is the tomb of Sir Robert Dymoke, bust of the Hon. Lewis Dymoke, champion who was champion at the coronations of at the coronation of the two first sovereigns RICHARD III. HENRY VII. and HENRY VIII. of the House of Brunswick. On the north On the floor of the aisle is also a stone which side of the chancel is a marble tablet to the once contained a brass figure, with corner memory of the Hon. John Dymoke, who shields, and an inscription, all of which are performed the duties of champion at the
PAYNTER, OF BOSKENNA.
PAYNTER, JOHN, esq. of Boskenna, in the county of Cornwall, b. in 1790; s. to the estates upon the demise of his father.
He espoused Eleanor Wilton, and was s.
by his son,
GEORGE PAYNTER, who m. 29th April, 1565, Anne Anthorne, and was father of
William PAYNTER, esq. This gentleman commenced, in the year 1658, the purchase of the present property in the deanery of Buryan for his second son. He m. Mary Keigwin, and had issue,
1. Arthur, of Trelissick, who m. Sarah
Margaret, daughter of Francis
poused John Hearle, esq.
This family settled at a remote era at Lithney, in the county of Cornwall, where the monuments of its members are numerous. It afterwards acquired Deverell, in the neighbouring parish of Gwinear; and, subsequently, Trelissick, in the adjoining district of St. Erth.
WILLIAM CAMBORNE, alias PAYNTER, of Deverell, obtained, in 1569, a grant of the armorial ensigns now borne by this family.
espoused Colonel Francis m. Mary, daughter of Gully, esq. and
head, esq. and had issue,
Thomas, who m. Anne, daughter of W. The second son,
Moody, esq. of Kingsdon, SomersetFRANCIS PAYNTER, esq. of Boskenna, m.
shire, and has issue. Margaret, daughter of Pawlett, esq. of Mr. Paynter was s. at his decease by his Kilborn, in Middlesex, and had issue, elder son, the present John PAYNTER, esq. FRANCIS, his successor.
of Boskenna. Margaret, m, to her cousin, Francis
Arms-Az. three blocks arg. each charged Paynter, esq. of Trelissick, and had with an annulet sa. (granted 22nd July, issue.
1569). Mr. Paynter was s. at his decease by his Crest-Three broken broad arrows, or, son,
knit with a lace and mantled gu. doubled Francis Paynter, esq. of Boskenna, who arg. m. Mrs. Mary Hawkey, and was father of Estate-Boskenna, in the deanery of another
ALLAN, OF BLACKWELL GRANGE.
ALLAN, WILLIAM, esq. of Blackwell Grange, in the county Palatine of Durham, b. 21st May, 1796, s. to the estates upon the demise of his relative, George Allan, esq., 21st July, 1828.
GEORGE Allan, esq. of Yarm, in Yorkshire, (second son of William Allan, esq. of Brock house), m. a daughter of Clifton, and had (with other children, who d. s. p.)
1. THOMAS, (eldest son) b. in 1651, of
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, who amassed
1. John, who d. unmarried.
Tyne, who d. 5th October, 1729,
leaving four daughters, his coThis is a branch of the ancient family of
heirs, viz. Allan of Buckenhall and Brock house, in
Anne, m, to William Hicks, the county of Stafford.
surgeon of Chatham Hospi
tal, and had a son, George by government contracts, built BlackHicks, M.D. of Stable-yard, well Grange. He d. in 1743, leaving St. James's.
(with a daughter, Hannah, who m. Catherine, m. to Capt. Richard Farrow Eden, esq. of Darlington, and Pidgeon, and d. in 1786.
d. in 1778) an only surviving son, Susan, d. unmarried, 1781.
GEORGE, of Blackwell Grange, who Rachael, d. unmarried.
espoused, in 1717, Thomasine, 3. Lionel, an eminent merchant, at
daughter and co-heiress of ArRotterdam, who m. Susan, eldest
thur Prescott, esq. of Blackwell, daughter of John Colville, esq.
in the county of Durham, and d. of Whitehouse, in the county of
31st July, 1753, leaving three Durham, and sister to Camilla,
daughters, his co-heirs, viz. countess of Tankerville, by whom
1. Dorothy, d. unmarried, in (who d. 11th January, 1782, at
1760. the advanced age of 92) he had
2. Catherine, d. unmarried, in issue,
1753, and buried with great John, who was killed by a fall
funeral pomp, in Darlington from his horse.
3. Anne, who eventually bedam, afterwards of the city
came sole heiress. She d. in of Norwich, who left by his
October, 1785, and devised wife, Hannah, daughter of
all her estates in Durham - Brown, two daughters, his
and Yorkshire to her cousin, co-heirs, viz; Susannah, m.
and nearest male relation of to — Littledale, esq. and the
her name, James Allan, esq. younger, m. to M. Jackas,
of Darlington. The memory of Holland.
of this lady, who was long 4. Thomas, of Allan's Flatts, who
distinguished for her benes. to the bulk of his father's pro
volence and extensive chariperty, was one of the principal
ties, is so much and desercoal-owners on the river Wear.
vedly revered at Darlington, Mr. Allan d. universally lament
that her portrait hangs over ed, in 1740, leaving four daugh
the chimney-piece of every ters his co-heirs, (who conveyed
respectable parlour in that the whole of their father's great
place. wealth to their respective hus
III. Robert (seventh son), who d. at Anbands) viz.
tigua, leaving an only daughter and
heiress, Elizabeth, who m. Susan, m. to Ralph Jennison,
Burke, esq. of Walworth Castle, in esq. and had an only daughter and the county of Durham, M.P.
heiress, who espoused John Blake, for Northumberland, and
esq. master of the stag hounds to
iv. Nicholas (eighth son), of whom King George II.
presently. Margaret, m. to Jenison Shasto,
v. James (ninth son), d. young. esq. of Wratting Park, in The eighth son of George Allan, of Yarm, the county of Cambridge, NICHOLAS ALLAN, esq. of Staindrop, in the
M.P. for Leominster. county of Durham, m. in 1691, Elizabeth, Dorothy, m. to James Garland, only dau. of William Sober, esq. of Cocker
esq. of Michael Stow Hall, ton, county of Durham, (son of Robert Sober,
in the county of Essex. esq. of Nestfield, in the latter shire, which Camilla, m. to Robert Shafto, estate descended to the Allans) and had
esq. of Benwell, in the fourteen children, upon the youngest of
county of Northumberland. whom 11. George (sixth son), b. in 1663, who James Allan, esq. of Blackwell Grange,
settled at Darlington, as a general the family estates eventually devolved. This merchant, and making a large fortune gentleman espoused Elizabeth, daughter of
William Pemberton, esq.* by Elizabeth,
Robert-Henry, F.S.A.of Newdaughter of John Killinghall, esq. of Mid
bottle House, and of Durdleton St. George, in the county of Durham,
ham, the author of a history descended from John de Kyllynghall, who
of the city of Durham, &c. d. seised of the manor of Nether Middleton,
b. 22nd January, 1802. in 1417, and whose son and heir, John Kil
John-Edward, b. 25th June, lyngball, m. Beatrice, daughter of John
1803. Clervaux, of Croft, in Yorkshire, esq. re
George-Thomas, 11th Ocpresentative of that ancient Norman family.
tober, 1804. Mr. Allan d. in 1790, seised, (besides leaving
James, b. 2nd December, 1807. a large personal property,) for term of life
Elizabeth-Anne, m. 21st May, and in fee, of estates at Blackwell Grange, Polam Hill Farm, Dodmires, Darlington,
1832, to Benjamin Dunn, Hill House, Nestfield, &c. in the county of
esq. of Harworth, in the Durham, and of the manors or lordships of
county of Durham.
Anne. Nether Worsall, Appleton-upon-Wiske, and
Johanna-Mary. Barton, and estates at Ergholme, and a
Mary-Emma. moiety of the manor of Dalton-upon-Tees,
Caroline-Jane, m. 28th Sepin the North Riding of the county of York,
tember, 1831, to William and left issue,
Hunter Burne, esq. capt. in GEORGE, his successor.
the Durham militia, grandJames, d. unmarried, 26th September,
son of Charles Burne, esq. 1800.
by Philadelphia, daughter Robert, of Sunniside, in the county of
and co-heiress of Thomas Durham, lord of the manor of Barton,
Lambton, esq. of Hardwick, in the county of York, and of the
in the county of Durham, manor of Ingleton, and of estates at
great grandson of Sir WilBishop Wearinouth, Nestfield, &c.,
liam Lambton, of Lambton, Durham. He m. Elizabeth, one of
knt, slain at Marston Moor, the daughters and co-heiresses of
(ancestor of the present Lord Robert Harrison, a wealthy merchant
Durham). at Sunderland, and dying 28th March,
2. John, of Blackwell, in the county 1806, possessed of a large personal
of Durham, M.A. a justice of the property, left issue,
peace for that shire, as well as for 1. Robert, of Newbottle, in the
the North Riding of the county county of Durham, b. 10th April,
of York. This gentleman, who 1769, who m. Hannah, third dau.
is lord of the manor of Barton, of Wm. Havelock, ship-owner,
in Yorkshire, and owner of esand sister of William Havelock,
tates at Blackwell, Nestfield, &c. esq. late of Ingress Park, Kent,
in the County Palatine, was b. (which he sold to government for
29th August, 1778. upwards of £70,000,) and left at
3. Elizabeth, m. to John Maling, his demise, 27th December, 1813,
esq. of Hylton, in the county of William, who s. to Blackwell
Durham, and d. in 1810.
4. Anne, d. unmarried in 1807. relative George Allan, esq.
5. Mary, m. 13th June, 1802, to 21st July, 1828, and is the
John-Henry Johnson, esq. a capPRESENT REPRESENTATIVE OF
tain in the north York militia. THE FAMILY.
The eldest son,
GEORGE ALLAN, esq. of Blackwell Grange, By this marriage the manor and lordship of F.S.A. who is designated in Sir John PrestBarton, in the county of York, came to the Allans. wick's Respublica, as “ a learned, studious, William Pemberton was great-grandson of John and careful preserver of English antiquities, Pemberton, esq. of Aislaby, and his wife, Isabel and a favourer of literature ;” and by Mr. Grey, grandaughter of Sir Ralph Grey, knt. of Surtees as an eminent antiquary and colChillingham, ancestor of the present Earl Grey. lector, was born 7th June, 1736. Besides