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The Knight of Glyn.

FITZGERALD, JOHN-FRAUNCEIS, Knight of Glyn, of Glyn Castle, in the county

of Limerick, b. 28th June, 1791, baptized at Taunton, in Somersetshire, 6th July, 1791, m. at Reading, Berkshire, 28th July, 1812, Bridget, fifth daughter of the Rev. Joseph Eyre, of Westerham, in Kent, and has issue,

1. John-Franceis-Eyre, b. at Reading, 26th May, 1813,

m. 10th August, 1835, Clara, only daughter of Gerald
Blennerbasset, of Riddlestown, in the county of Lime-
rick, and has issue,

Geraldine, b. at Riddlestown, 17th April, 1836.
II. Edmond-Urmston-M‘Leod.
1. Geraldine-Anne.

II. Margaretta-Sophia.
The Knight of Glyn is a deputy-lieutenant and magistrate
for the county of Limerick, for which he served the office
of sheriff in 1830. He is also master of arts of the univer-
sities of Cambridge and Dublin.

Lineage. Orho, or OTHER, a rich and powerful

Lords Gerards of Ince, Earls lord in the time of King ALFRED, descended

of Macclesfield, &c. from the dukes of Tuscany, a baron of Eng- III. David, Bishop of St. David's, in land, according to Sir William Dugdale, in 1148, d. 1176. the 16th of King EDWARD the Confessor, MAURICE Fitz-GERALD, the eldest son, was father of

one of the first invaders of Ireland in 1168, WALTER Fitz-Otho, or Fitz-OTHER, d. 1st September, 1177, and lies buried in who, at the general survey of the kingdom the friary of the Grey Friars, at Wexford, in 1078, was castellan of Windsor, and was leaving issue, appointed by William the Conqueror war- 1. GERALD FITZMAURICE Fitz-Gerald, den of the forests in Berkshire, and having justice of Ireland, built the castle of m. Gladys, daughter of Ryall ap Conyn, Sligo, and d. in 1205; ancestor to the bad issue,

1. GERALD, or Gerard Fitz-Walter, of I. THOMAS.
whom presently.

The second son,
II. ROBERT, Baron of Easton, or Es- THOMAS FitzMAURICE Fitz-GERALD, m.
taines, in Essex.

Ellinor, daughter of Jordan de Marisco, III. William, ancestor of the Lords and sister to Hervé de Monte Marisco, con

Windsor and Earls of Plymouth. stable of Ireland, and of Geoffrey de MarisGERALD, or GERARD Fitz-WALTER, the co, lord justice of Ireland in the reign of eldest son having m. Nesta, daughter of King John. He d. in 1207, and was s. by Rees, son of Theadore the Great, Prince of South Wales, bad issue,

John Fitz-Thomas Fitz-GERALD, Lord 1. MAURICE Fitz-Gerald, of whom of Decies and Desmond, jure uxoris primæ. presently.

These lands were confirmed to him as amply U. William Fitz-Gerald, of the castle

as they were held by Thomas Fitz-Anthony, of Kerrin, in Carmarthenshire, who his father-in-law, 44th HENRY III. He m. died in 1173, leaving issue,

first, Margery, daughter and sole heir of Sir 1. Opo, ancestor of the Carews.

Thomas Fitz-Anthony, Lord of Decies and 2. RAYMOND-CRAPUS, went to Ire

Desmond, and had issue, land, and had a principal share

MAURICE Fitz-JOHN Fitz-GERALD, in the conquest of that kingdom,

grandfather to the first Earl of Desancestor of the Graces, Baronets,

mond. and the Fitzmaurices, Earls of He m. secondly, Honora, daughter of Hugh Kerry.

O'Connor, of Kerry, and had by ber, 3. WILLIAM, ancestor of the Ge- 1. GILBERT Fitz-John, ancestor to the rards Brynn, Lancashire,

White Knight.

bis son,

11. Sir John Fitz-John, of whom pre- | He surrendered those estates, and had them sently,

re-granted 22nd June, 1635. He m. Joan, ni. Maurice Fitz-John, ancestor to the daughter of James, Lord Dunboyne, widow knight of Kerry.

of Edmond Fitz-Gibbon, son of Edmond 1. Thomas Fitz-John, ancestor to the Fitz-Gibbon, the white knight, and was s.

Fitz-Geralds of the island of Kerry. by his son, John Fitz-Thomas Fitz-GERALD, Lord GERALD Fitz-Gerald, knt. of Glyn, who of Decies and Desmond, by virtue of bis made a deed of settlement of his estates, 5th royal seigniory as a count palatine, created December, 1672. He m. Joan, daughter of three of his sons, by the second marriage, O'Brien, and dying before 1700, left knights, and their descendants have been issue, so styled in acts of parliament, patents

1. Thomas, bis successor. under the great seal, and all legal proceed

II. John, ings up to the present time; and having

1. Honora, wife of Henry Fitz-Gerald, founded the monastery of Tralee, was buried

esq. of Bremore, in the county of there in 1260. His second son,

Kerry. Sir John Fitz-John, knt. to whom bis Gerald Fitz-Gerald was s. by his eldest son, father gave the castles of Glyncorbury and Thomas Fitz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, Beagh, county Limerick, was the first knight seized of an estate in tail under the deed of of Glyn, and left issue,

settlement of 1672, m. Mary, daughter of 1. John Fitz-John, his successor. Edmond Fitz-Gerald, and had issue, II. GERALD Fitz-John, ancestor to the

1. EDMOND, his successor. family of Clenlish and Castle Ishen,

II. RICHARD, who s. his brother. in the county of Cork, baronets.

III. Thomas, who succeeded bis brother, Sir John Fitz-John was s. by his eldest son, Richard.

Sir John Fitz-John, del Glyn, knt. who was s. by his son,

IV. Catharine, wife of Robert FitzSir Thomas Fitz-John, del Glyn, knt. Thomas Fitz-Gerald was s. by his eldest

Gerald, of Dublin. Custos Pacis in partibus O'Connyll 20th

son, EDWARD III. 1346, and gave hostages for

EDMOND Firz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, who his fealty in 1345. He was s. by his son,

died s. p., administration 1785, and was s. Sir John Fitz-Thomas, del Glyn, knt. by his brother, living in 1331, hostage for his father's fealty RICHARD Fitz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, in 1345, left issue,

who was s. by his brother, 1. Thomas Fitz-John, his successor.

Thomas Fitz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, who 11. Philip Fitz-John, who left a son,

Mary, daughter of John Bateman, esq.
THOMAS, successor to his uncle.

of Oak Park, in the county of Kerry, and
Sir John Fitz-Thomas was s. by his eldest had issue,

1. John, bis successor. SIR THOMAS Fitz-John, del Glyn, knt.

II. Gerald. 1351, d. s. p. and was s. by his nephew, Sir THOMAS Fitz-Philip Fitz-John, who

III. Elizabeth. was s. by his son,

IV. Frances. EDMUND Fitz-Thomas Fitz-Gerald, knt.

v. Catharine. of Glyn, m. Mary, dau. of Thomas, Lord

VI. Jane. Kerry, and dying in 1503, was succeeded Thomas Fitz-Gerald, whose will is dated 17th by his son,

September, 1781, and was proved 18th FebTHOMAS Fitz-GERALD, knight of Glyn, ruary, 1801, was s. by his eldest son, styled sometimes knight of the valley, seized John Fitz-Gerald, knt. of Glyn, who m. of the manors of Glyn and Castleton Beagh, Margaretta-Maria, daughter of John-Fraunattainted 18th Henry VIII., and again 11th ceis Gwynn, esq. of Ford Abbey, in the of ELIZABETH, was s. by his son,

county of Devon, and was s. by his only Thomas Fitz-GERALD, who was attainted son, John-FraunceIs Fitz-Gerald, present with his father, and executed 11th of Queen knight of Glyn, being the twenty-first deELIZABETH, leaving a daughter, Ellen, wife scendant from Otho. of Sir Edmond Fitz-Harris, knt. and a son, his successor,

Arms-Ermine, a saltier gules. EDMOND Fitz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, par- Crest- A boar passant gules, bristled and doned and restored to his estates, 25th No- armed or. vember, 1603. He m. Honora, daughter of Motto-Shanit a Boo. Owen M‘Carthy Reagh, and was s. by his Estates-Manor of Glencarberry, conson,

sisting of the town lands of Ballydonohoe, Thomas Fitz-GERALD, knt. of Glyn, who Court, Farrenmiller, Ballynagoul, Ballyhad livery of his lands 18th December, 1628. culhane, Ballynamudda, Cahara, Clonough



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ter, Killaney More, Killaney Beg, Kinard, acres, held by re-grant from Queen ElizaLower Ballyquiltinane, Parkavohane Free- beth, dated 13th June, 30th of her reign. hold, Tulliglass, and the town of Glyn, The manor was perfected by act of parliabeing a market and post town, all in the ment 11th ELIZABETH, cap. 11. Sep. 3. barony of Shanid, in the county of Limerick Seat-Glyn Castle. and parish of Kilfergus, containing 5,836

MONCK, OF COLEY PARK. MONCK, JOHN-BLIGH, esq. of Coley Park, in the county of Berks, b. 8th August, 1811, succeeded his father in December, 1834.


Catherine,married to Lord

Elizabeth, m. to Rear-ad-

miral Sir Charles Paget. Sarah, m. to Robert Mason, esq. Margaret, m. to Robert Buller,

esq. CHARLES, barrister-at-law, who inhe

rited the property of his maternal
ancestors, at Grange Gorman, and
was ancestor of Henry Stanley Monck,
EARL of RATHDOWNE. (See Burke's

Peerage and Baronetage.)
WILLIAM, of whom presently.

Jane, d. in infancy.
This is a branch of the ancient stock of

Rebecca, m. to Chief Justice John ForsMonck, of Potheridge, in the county of De

ter, and had, with other issue, a dau.

who m. in 1728, George Berkeley, von (whence sprung the celebrated George,

D.D. the celebrated Bishop of Cloyne. Duke of Albemarle), which was established in England by one of the companions in

Elizabeth, m. in 1707, to Joseph Kelly, arms of the Conqueror.

esq. of Kelly mount.

The third son,
CHARLES Monck, esq. grandson of Robert
Monck, of Hatherby, in Devon, a younger

William MONCK, esq. of the Middle Temson of William Moyne or Monck,

of Pothe- ple, bapt. 27th October, 1692, m. Dorothy, ridge, was constituted, in 1627, surveyor

sister of John, first Earl of Darnley, and general of all the customs in Ireland, and fourth daughter of Thomas Bligh, esq. of purchased estates in the county of West- Rathmore, M.P. for the county of Meath, meath. He m. Elizabeth, eldest daughter by Elizabeth, his wife, younger daughter of of Sir John Blennerhasset, one of the barons Colonel James Naper, of Loughcrew. Mr. of the Exchequer, and was s. by his only Monck was s. at his decease by his son, son,

John Monck, esq. of Bath, who resided HENRY Monck, esq. who m. Ist May, in that city for more than forty years, and 1673, Sarah, daughter and heiress of Sir at length died there 12th November, 1809. Thomas Stanley, knt. of Grange Gorman, in “ Many,” says a writer in the Gentleman's the county of Dublin, and had issue,

Magazine, o will recollect with regret the GEORGE, his heir, who m. thé Hon. urbanity of his manners, his cultivated taste, Mary Molesworth, and had issue,

and his various and extensive attainments in Henry-Stanley, surveyor-general literary pursuits." He possessed great

of the customs, m. Miss Jane wealth, and bequeathed a very considerable Percy, and had issue.

fortune to his second son, George-Paul, M.P. for Coleraine, John BERKELEY MONCK, esq. of the Mid

m. Lady Araminta Beresford, dle Temple, barrister-at-law, who purchased and had a son,

Coley and other estates in the neighbourHenry, of Fowre, in West- hood of Reading. At the dissolution of par

meath, who left by Eliza- liament in 1812, Mr. Monck was invited to beth, his wife, daughter of stand for that borough, but after a severe the Earl of Arran, two contest with Messrs. Lefevre and Simeon, daughters,

suffered a defeat. In 1820, however, he

was more successful, and he continued for phens, esq. of Aldermaston, in Berkshire, several years to represent the same con- and left at his decease, 13th December, 1834, stituency, who marked their sense of bis (with a younger son and two daughters), the public conduct by presenting him, in 1831, present John Bligh Monck, esq. of Coley with a magnificent piece of plate. Mr. Park. Monck published, in 1808, “Some occasional verses on the opening of the Reading Arms—Gu. a chev. between three lions' Literary Institution," and was elected pre- heads erased arg. sident of the Philosophical Institution of

Crest-A wyvern. that town, at its establishment in 1831. He EstatesIn Berkshire and Norfolk. m. in 1810, Mary, daughter of William Ste- Seat-Coley Park, near Reading.




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TYNTE-KEMEYS, CHARLES-KEMEYS, esq. M.P. of Halsewell House, in the

county of Somerset, and of Kevanmably, in Glamorganshire, .F.A.S. colonel of the West Somerset Cavalry, b. 29th May, 1779, Anne, daughter of the Rev. T. Leyson, and relict of Thomas Lewis, esq. of St. Pierre, in the county of Monmouth, by which lady, who died in April, 1836, he has issue,

Charles-John, F.R.S. M.P. for the West

ern Division of Somersetshire, and major in the West Somerset Cavalry, a magistrate and deputy-lieutenant for that county and for Monmouthshire, 1820, Elizabeth, daughter and co-heir (with her sis

ters, Mrs. Bagot and Lady Pilkington,) of Thomas Swinnerton, esq. of Butterton Hall, in the county of Stafford, by Mary, his wife, daughter and heir of Charles Milbourne, esq. of the Priory of Abergavenny, by Martha, second daughter of Edward, third Earl of Oxford (see vol. iii. p. 601), and has issue,

CHARLES-KEMEYs, b. in 1822.

Milbourne-Kemeys, b. in 1823.
Anne, m. in 1827, to Sir William H. Cooper, bart. of Gogar, who d. in January,

Jane, d. unm. in 1834.
Louisa, m. in 1834, to Simon Fraser Campbell, esq. kinsman to the Duke of

Henrietta-Anne, m. in 1833, to T. A. Kemmis, esq. of the Grenadier Guards, late

M.P. for East Looe. Colonel Kemeys-Tynte, a magistrate and deputy-lieutenant for the counties of Somerset, Glamorgan, Monmouth, and Surrey, represents the borough of Bridgewater in parliament. He is co-heir to the ancient baronies of WHARTON and of Grey DE WILTON. (See Burke's Extinct and Dormant Peerage.)


Lineage. The family of TYNTE has maintained for distinguished himself on that memorable centuries a leading position in the West of field, that RICHARD Cæur de Lion remarked England; of its surname tradition has hand- publicly after the victory, " that the maiden ed down the following derivation: In the knight had borne himself as a lion, and done year 1192, at the celebrated battle of Asca- deeds equal to those of six Croises (or Crulon, a young knight of the noble house of saders),” whereupon he conferred on him, Arundel, clad all in white, with his horse's for arms, a lion gu. on a field arg. between housings of the same colour, so gällantly six crosslets of the first, and for motto,

"Tynetus cruore Saraceno." His descend- | daughter and co-heir of Robert Fortescue, ants thence assuming the surname of Tynte, esq. of Filleigh, in the county of Devon, by settled, after some generations, in Somerset- Grace, his wife, daughter of the gallant Sir shire, enjoying considerable influence, and Beville Granville, knt. of Stow, and had intermarrying with the principal county fa- | issue, milies.

HALSEWELL, of New College, Oxford, The representative of the Tyntes at the who predeceased his father unm. close of the sixteenth century,

Fortescue, who m. the daughter of EDWARD Tynte, esq. of Wrexhall, in the Giffard, esq. of Cannington, but d. v. county of Somerset, living in 1585, married, p. s. p. His widow wedded secondly and had two sons, EDWARD, his heir; and Hopton Wyndham, esq. and thirdly Robert (Sir), knt. who settled in Ireland in

Codrington, esq. of Gloucester1645, and who was ancestor of the baronets

shire. of the name, resident in that part of the John, successor to his father. kingdom. The elder son,

Robert, had an only daughter, who do EDWARD Tynte, esq. of Wrexhall, was young. father of

Grace, m. to Arthur Tremaine, esq. of EDWARD Tynte, esq. who purchased from Sydenham, in Devonshire. (See vol. his brother-in-law, John Aishe, esq. the i. p. 195). manor of Chelvey, in the county of Somer- Sir Halsewell d. in 1702, and was s. by bis set. He espoused Anne, daughter of Sir eldest surviving son, Edward Gorges, knt, of Wrexhall, in the Sir John Tynte, second baronet of Halsesame shire, and had John, Robert, Hugh, well, who married Jane, eldest daughter of Dorothy, and Florence. Hed. in 1629, and Sir Charles Kemeys, bart, of Kevanmably, was s. by his eldest son,

in Glamorganshire, by Mary, his wife, dau. John Tynte, esq. of Chelvey, M. P. for of Philip Lord Wharton, and had three Bridgewater in 1661, a devoted adherent of sons and a daughter, viz. Royalty during the civil wars, and named in

Halsewell, the list of gentlemen of large estates, intended John,

successive barts. to have been created knights of the Royal Oak. He m. Jane, daughter and heiress of Hugh JANE, m. in 1737 to Major Hassell,t of Halsewell,* of Halsewell, in the county of the Royal Horse Guards, Blue, son Somerset, son of Sir Nicholas Halsewell, of John Hassell, esq. by Anne, his and thus acquired the estate which has since wife, daughter and heir of Thomas been the chief residence of the family. By St. Quintin, esq. son of Sir William the heiress of Halsewell, he left a son and Quintin, bart. and had an only dau. successor,

and heiress, HALSEWELL Tynte, esq. of Halsewell,

Jane Hassell, of whom presently, who was created a BARONET 7th June, 1673,

as inheritor of the estates of the in consideration of his father's distinguished

families of Kemeys and Tynte. services, and represented the town of Bridge- Sir John d. in March, 1710, and was s. by water in parliament in 1678. He m. Grace, | his eldest son,

* The family of Halsewell, or De Halsewell, one of remote antiquity, possessed the estate now John Constable, m. Dorothy, daughter and heir of enjoyed by their representative, Colonel Kemeys Sir Robert Oughtred. Tynte, immediately after the Conquest.

1 + Through the Hassells the family derived, in Marmaduke Constable, m. Audry, daughter of direct descent, from the royal house of Planta- Robert Hungate. genet :

1 Jeffery-Maud, Empress to EDWARD III. King of Marmaduke Constable, m. Katherine, daughter of England.

Anthony Teale.
Edmund, of Langley, Duke of York.

Katherine Constable, who m.Jeremiah Hassell, esq. Richard, Earl of Cambridge, m. Anne Mortimer.

Edward Hassell.

Richard, Duke of York, m. Cicely Neville.

1 Lady Anne Plantagenet, m. Sir Thomas St. Leger. Anne St. Leger, daughter and heir, m. George

Manners, Lord Ross.

John Hassell, m. Anne, daughter and heir of Thomas St. Quintin, esq.

1 Major HASSELL, M. Jane, only daughter of Sir


The Hon. Katherine Manners, m. Sir Robert Con


Jane Hassell, m. Colonel Johnstone, who assumed

the surname of KEMEYS-TYNTE.

Colonel Kemeys Tynte, of Halsewell and Kevan


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