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THE ANCESTRY OF WILLIAM LAMB, 2ND VISCOUNT MELBOURNE

 

1  William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne

   b 15 Mar 1779, Piccadilly

   d 24 Nov 1848, Brocket

 

Parents

 

2  George OíBrien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont

   bap 9 Jan 1752, St. Margaret, Westminster

   d 11 Nov 1837, Petworth House

   Not married to Elizabeth Milbanke

3  Elizabeth Milbanke

   b ca 1752

   d 6 Apr 1818, Whitehall

 

Grandparents

 

4  Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont

   bap 30 Aug 1710, St. Martinís-in-the-Fields

   d 21 Aug 1763, Piccadilly, Middlesex

   m 12 Mar 1750/51, St. George, Hanover Square, Westminster

5  Alicia Maria Carpenter

   b 2 Dec 1729, bap 16 Dec 1729, St. George, Hanover Square, Westminster

   d 1 Jun 1794, Piccadilly

6  Sir Ralph Milbanke, 5th Baronet, of Halnaby, Yorkshire, MP for Scarborough

   b

   d 8 Jan 1798, London

   m 4 Jul 1747

7  Elizabeth Hedworth

   b ca 1730

   d 6 Jul 1767, Bath

 

Great-grandparents

 

8  Sir William Wyndham, 3rd Baronet, of Orchard Windham, St. Decumans, Somerset

   b ca 1688, Trentham, Staffordshire

   d 17 Jul 1740, Wells, Somerset

   m 21 Jul 1708, Isleworth, Middlesex

9  Catharine Seymour

   b

   d 9 Apr 1731

10 George Carpenter, 2nd Baron Carpenter of Killaghy

   b

   d 12 Jul 1749, Grosvenor Square, Middlesex

   m 26 Aug 1722, Leyton, Essex

11 Elizabeth Petty

   b ca 1710

   d 21 May 1791, London

12 Sir Ralph Milbanke, 4th Baronet, of Halnaby

   b ca 1688

   d 9 May 1748, Westminster

   m bond 13 Sep 1721

13 Anne Delaval

   bap 8 Sep 1702, Newburn, Northumberland

   d 21 Mar 1765

14 John Hedworth of Chester-le-Street, co. Durham, MP for co. Durham

   bap 10 Jul 1683

   d 31 May 1747, near Leicester

   m 14 Aug 1729, Gateshead, co. Durham

15 Margaret Ayton

   b

   bur 1 Sep 1731

 

Great-great-grandparents

 

16 Sir Edward Wyndham, 2nd Baronet, of Orchard Windham

   b ca 1667

   bur 29 Jun 1695, St. Decumans

   m 16 May 1687, St. Peter, Cornhill, London

17 Catharine Leveson-Gower

   b ca 1669

   d 14 Mar 1704

18 Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset

   b 13 Aug 1662, Preshute, Wiltshire

   d 2 Dec 1748, Petworth, Sussex

   m 30 May 1682, Montagu House

19 Elizabeth Percy

   bap 29 Jan 1666/67, Petworth

   d 23 Nov 1722, Northumberland House

20 George Carpenter, 1st Baron Carpenter of Killaghy

   b 10 Feb 1656/57, Pitcherís Ocull, Herefordshire

   d 10 Feb 1731/32, bur Ouselbury, Hampshire

   m 23 Jan 1693/94, St. Edmund the King, London

21 Alice Caulfield

   b ca 1660

   d 7 Oct 1731, Bath, Somerset

22 David Petty of Wanstead, Essex, citizen of London

   b ca 1671

   d 18 Mar 1745/46, Wanstead

   m

23 Mary Cookes

   b 10 Feb 1686

   d

24 Sir Mark Milbanke, 2nd Baronet, of Halnaby and of Dalden Tower, co. Durham, MP for Richmond

   b

   d May 1698, bur Croft

   m 3 Feb 1680, Houghton-le-Spring

25 Jane Carr

   b

   bur 14 May 1704, St. Andrew, Holborn

26 Edward Delaval of South Dissington, Northumberland

   bap 28 Oct 1664, Newburn

   d 3 Aug 1744

   m

27 Mary Blake

   b ca 1664

   bur 7 Dec 1711, Newburn

28 Ralph Hedworth of Chester Deanery, co. Durham

   bap 26 Feb 1653/54

   d 1705

   m 6 Apr 1676, Chester-le-Street

29 Eleanor Lambton

   b

   bur 20 Dec 1722

30 Samuel Ayton of West Herrington, co. Durham

   b

   bur 19 Jun 1725

   m

31 Elizabeth Watson

   b

   bur 28 Nov 1721, Houghton

 

 

Sources

 

The Complete Peerage (2nd edition)

The Complete Baronetage

The History of Parliament

Robert Surtees, The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham

T.R. Nash, Collections for the History and Antiquities of Worcestershire

W. Percy Hedley, Northumberland Families (1968-70)

A History of Northumberland, vol. 9 (1909)

L.G. Mitchell, Lord Melbourne 1779-1848 (1997)

The Gentlemanís Magazine

A New and Complete History of Essex (1769-72)

Cuthbert Sharp, Chronicon Mirabile (1819-25)

Bishopís Hatfield parish registers (available online at www.findmypast.co.uk)

St. George, Hanover Square, parish registers (available online at www.findmypast.co.uk)

St. Peter, Cornhill, London, parish registers (available online at www.ancestry.com)

Saundersís News-Letter, 9 Jun 1794

The Leeds Intelligencer, 15 Jan 1798

The Chester Chronicle, 27 May 1791

The Newcastle Courant, 14-21 May 1748

The Newcastle Courant, 30 May-6 Jun 1747

The Stamford Mercury, 27 Mar 1746

The ancestor table of William Wyndham Grenville for details of 8 and 9 and their ancestry

 

Notes

 

Number 3 was married to Peniston Lamb, 1st Viscount Melbourne. See Mitchell for a discussion of the paternity of number 1.