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SIR ROBERT PEEL

 

1  Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet

   b 5 Feb 1788, Chamber Hall, near Bury, Lancashire

   d 2 Jul 1850, Whitehall

 

Parents

 

2  Sir Robert Peel, 1st Baronet, of Bury and of Drayton Manor, Staffordshire

   bap 23 Apr 1750, Blackburn

   d 3 May 1830, Drayton Park

   m 8 Jul 1783, Bury

3  Ellen Yates

   b 5 Mar 1766

   d 28 Dec 1803, Buxton, Derbyshire

 

Grandparents

 

4  Robert Peel of Peele Fold, Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire and Ardwick, Lancashire

   b 1723, Peel Fold

   d 12 Sep 1795, Ardwick

   m 28 Aug 1744, Blackburn

5  Elizabeth Haworth

   b ca 1722

   d 19 Mar 1796, Great Harwood, Lancashire

6  William Yates of Bury, chapman

   bap 13 Feb 1739/40, Blackburn

   d 17 Jul 1813, Spring Side, Bury

   m 22 Feb 1764, Blackburn

7  Mary Bentley

   b

   bur 11 Jun 1768, Blackburn

 

Great-grandparents

 

8  William Peel of Peele Fold, yeoman

   bap 9 Dec 1682, Blackburn

   bur 24 Jul 1757, Blackburn

   m 9 Aug 1712, Blackburn

9  Jane Walmesley

   b

   bur 29 Mar 1772, Blackburn

10 Edmund Haworth of Walmesley Fold, Blackburn, yeoman

   b

   bur 31 Oct 1759, Blackburn

   m

11 Catherine Pickering or Anne

   b

   d

12 John Yates of Blackburn, yeoman and innkeeper

   bap 8 May 1713, Blackburn

   bur 13 May 1781, Blackburn

   m 18 Jul 1734, Blackburn

13 Jane Knowsley

   b ca 1713

   d Jun 1797, Bury

14

   b

   d

   m

15

   b

   d

 

Great-great-grandparents

 

16 Robert Peel of Peele Fold, yeoman

   b

   bur 15 Feb 1733/34, Blackburn

   m 10 Oct 1681, Blackburn

17 Anne Warde

   b

   bur 20 Jun 1721, Blackburn

18 Lawrence Walmesley of Upper Darwen, Blackburn

   b

   d

   m

19

   b

   d

20

   b

   d

   m

21

   b

   d

22

   b

   d

   m

23

   b

   d

24 William Yates of Livesey, Blackburn

   bap 12 Jul 1682, Blackburn

   bur 18 May 1748, Blackburn

   m

25 ... Rishton

   b

   d ca 1714

26

   b

   d

   m

27

   b

   d

28

   b

   d

   m

29

   b

   d

30

   b

   d

   m

31

   b

   d

 

 

Sources

 

J.J. Howard and F.A. Crisp, eds., Visitation of England and Wales, Notes, vol. 10

W.A. Abram, A History of Blackburn (Blackburn, 1877)

G.E. Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage

N. Gash, Mr. Secretary Peel (London, 1985)

W. Jerdan, National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages of the Nineteenth Century (London, 1830-34)

T.A. Glenn, The Family of Griffith of Garn and Plasnewydd (London, 1934)

The Times, 2 Jan 1804 and 10 Jul 1850

The Blackburn Mail, 23 Mar 1796

Blackburn parish registers (online at www.ancestry.com)

Blackburn bishops’ transcripts (online at www.ancestry.com)

Bury parish registers (online at www.ancestry.com)

The Lancaster Gazette, 31 Jul 1813

 

Not yet seen:

Pedigree of Sir R. Peel, Bart., and the Peels of Lancashire (1885)

 

Notes

 

Abram gives the father of Edmund Haworth (number 10) as Thomas Haworth, but Glenn gives Edmund’s father as Giles Haworth.