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Castle Stewart, Earl (I, 1800)

 

Creation: let. pat. 29 Dec 1800

 

Family name: Stewart-Moore later Stewart later Stuart

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Arms:

Quarterly:  1st, Or a Lion rampant Gules armed and langued Azure within a Double Tressure flory counterflory of the second (Scotland);  2nd, Or a Fess chequy Azure and Argent in chief a Label of three points Gules (Stuart);  3rd, Argent a Saltire between four Roses Gules barbed and seeded proper (Lennox);  4th, Or a Lion rampant Gules (Macduff);  the whole within a Bordure company Argent and Azure, in the dexter chief a Canton of Nova Scotia

Crest:

A Unicorn's Head Argent armed and maned Or

Supporters:

On either side a Wyvern tail nowed Or armed proper and langued Gules

Motto:

Forward

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Andrew Thomas [Stewart later Stewart-Moore], 9th Baron Castle Stuart later 1st Viscount Castle Stuart later 1st Earl Castle Stewart

1st son of Robert Stewart, de jure 8th Baron Castle Stewart, by his wife Margaret Edwards, sister and hrss. of Hugh Edwards, of Castle Gore, co. Tyrone, and 1st dau. of Thomas Edwards, of Castle Gore, co. Tyrone

born

29 Aug 1725

mar.

2 Aug 1782 Sarah Lill (b. 15 Aug 1754; d. 11 Nov 1843), dau. and cohrss. of Godfrey Lill, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, by his wife Carey Caroline Bull, dau. of Nathaniel Bull, of East Sheen, co. Surrey

children

1. Hon Robert Stewart, later 1st Earl Castle Stewart

2. Hon Andrew Godfrey Stewart (b. 8 Dec 1790; d. 7 Jan 1872), mar. 10 Jan 1814 Sophia Isabella Conyngham (d. 24 Jun 1854), dau. of George Lennox Conyngham, of Spring Hill, and had issue

1. Lady Caroline Stewart (d. 15 Jan 1864), mar. 16 Jan 1815 Gen Sir James Bathurst, 2nd son of Bishop of Norwich, and had issue

died

26 Aug 1809

created

20 Dec 1793 Viscount Castle Stuart, of the County of Tyrone

29 Dec 1800 Earl Castle Stewart, of the County of Tyrone

suc. by

son

note

Sheriff of Tyrone 1755; on 24 May 1774 the Irish House of Lords confirmed his claim to the Barony of Castle Stuart;  his claim to the Scottish Lordship of Ochiltree was rejected by the Committee for Privileges on 16 Apr 1793

 

Robert [Stewart], 2nd Earl Castle Stewart

born

19 Aug 1784

mar.

28 Apr 1806 Jemima Robinson (b. c. 1786; d. 27 Apr 1859), only dau. of Col ..... Robinson

children

1. Hon Edward Stewart, later 3rd Earl Castle Stewart

2. Hon Charles Andrew Knox Stewart, later 4th Earl Castle Stewart

3. Rev Hon Andrew Godfrey Stewart, Rector of Cottesmore, co. Rutland (b. 24 Sep 1812; d. 19 Sep 1889), mar. (1) 21 Dec 1835 Hon Catherine Anne Wingfield (d. 25 Dec 1845), only dau. of Richard [Wingfield], 5th Viscount Powerscourt, by his first wife Lady Frances Theodosia Jocelyn, 1st dau. by his first wife of Robert [Jocelyn], 2nd Earl of Roden, and had issue:

1a. Andrew John Stewart, later 6th Earl Castle Stewart

2a. Richard Wingfield Stewart (b. 17 Jan 1843; d. 8 Jan 1914), mar. (1) 17 Feb 1872 Jeannie Miriam Macdermot (dsp. 1889), dau. of John Macdermot, of Gayfield, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, and (2) 1891 Isabel Clare Lee (d. 1953), dau. of Charles Lee, of New South Wales, Australia, and had issue by his second wife

Rev Hon Andrew Stewart mar. (2) 24 Apr 1849 Mary Penelope Noel (d. 24 Jan 1859), 2nd dau. of Rev Hon Leland Noel Edwardes later Noel, Vicar of Exton (by his wife Mary Arabella Foljambe, dau. of John Savile Foljambe), 7th son of Sir Gerard Noel Edwardes later Noel, 2nd Bt., by his first wife Hon Diana Middleton, suo jure Baroness Barham, and had further issue:

3a. Horace Noel Stewart (b. 30 Dec 1850; d. 3 Aug 1900), mar. 30 Apr 1881 Madeline Frances Hemming, yst. dau. of Walter Hemming, of Spring Grove, Bewdley, and had issue

1a. Janet Erskine Stewart, 6th Superior General of the Society of the Sacred Heart (d. 21 Oct 1914)

died

10 Jun 1854

suc. by

son

 

Edward [Stewart], 3rd Earl Castle Stewart

born

11 Sep 1807

mar.

Feb 1830 Emmeline Bathurst (mar. (2) 27 Jun 1867 Alessandro Pistocchi;  d. 7 Jan 1893), only surv. dau. and hrss. of Benjamin Bathurst, Secretary of Legation at Stockholm, by his wife Phillida Call, dau. of Sir John Call, Bt.

died

s.p. 20 Feb 1857

suc. by

brother

 

Charles Andrew Knox [Stewart], 4th Earl Castle Stewart

born

23 Apr 1810

mar.

24 Mar 1835 Charlotte Raffles Drury Thompson  (b. 2 May 1807; d. 1 Feb 1906), only dau. of Acheson Quintin Thompson, of co. Louth, by his wife Isabella Madden, dau. of Rev Dodgson Madden

children

1. Hon Henry James Stewart later Stuart-Richardson, later 5th Earl Castle Stewart

1. Lady Mary Stewart (d. 14 Jun 1903), mar. 5 Jan 1860 Col Thomas Richard Crosse, of Shaw Hill, co. Lancaster (d. 27 Nov 1897), and had issue

2. Lady Ella Sophia Stewart (d. 2 May 1900), mar. 2 Mar 1875 Rev Charles Leslie Garnett, Rector of Ardtree, co. Tyrone, and had issue

3. Lady Alice Maude Stewart (d. 6 Aug 1921), mar. 16 Jan 1867 Edmund Huntly Hooper, of Shelly Hill, Christchurch, co. Hampshire, only son of Rev Edmund Westerton Hooper, and had issue

4. Lady Margaretta Stewart (d. 21 Dec 1917), mar. (1) 28 Dec 1865 Maj Gen Thomas Erskine Arthur Hall (d. 20 Aug 1914), son of James Traill Hall, and (2) 7 Jul 1903 Rev Albert Smith, Vicar of Wendover

died

12 Sep 1874

suc. by

son

 

Henry James [Stewart later Stuart-Richardson], 5th Earl Castle Stewart

born

21 Mar 1837

mar.

1 Nov 1866 Augusta Le Vicomte Massy-Richardson (widow of Maj Hugh Massy;  dspm. 4 Dec 1908), only surv. child of Maj William Stewart Richardson-Brady, of Oaklands, co. Tyrone

children

1. Lady Muriel Albany Stuart-Richardson (d. 20 Mar 1928), mar. 2 Jun 1891 Maj Maxwell Archibald Close DL, of Drumbanagher, Poyntz Pass, co. Armagh, and Drum Manor, Cookstown, co. Tyrone (d. 31 Jan 1935), and had issue

2. Lady Mary Stuart-Richardson (d. 26 Aug 1967), mar. 21 Dec 1898 Lt Col Edward Harrison Clough-Taylor, of Firby Hall, co. York (d. 1 Apr 1921), son of Edward Clough-Taylor DL, of Kirkham Abbey and Firby Hall, co. York, and had issue

died

s.p.m. 5 Jun 1914

suc. by

cousin

note

High Sheriff of co. Tyrone 1870

 

Andrew John [Stuart], 6th Earl Castle Stewart

born

21 Dec 1841

mar.

23 Sep 1876 Emma Georgiana Stevens (d. 5 Dec 1949), dau. of Maj Gen Arthur Stevens, by his wife Georgiana Dickson, dau. of Maj R L Dickson

children

1. Lieut Hon Andrew John Stuart, styled Viscount Stuart (b. 27 Dec 1880; dvp. 25 Sep 1915)

2. Capt Hon Robert Sheffield Stuart (b. 1 May 1886; dvp. 2 Nov 1914), mar. 9 Dec 1909 Constance Evelyn Nancye Croker (mar. (2) 1 Jun 1920 Charles Gordon Lee Elverson, son of Maj Hamilton James Elverson; d. 12 Oct 1964), yst. dau. of Capt Edward William Dunlo Croker, of Ballynagarde, co. Limerick

3. Hon Arthur Stuart, later 7th Earl Castle Stewart

4. Hon Charles Patrick Stuart (b. 21 Sep 1892; d. 15 Nov 1928)

1. Lady Katherine Frances Stuart (b. 13 Nov 1878; d. 4 May1923)

died

7 Nov 1921

suc. by

son

 

Arthur [Stuart], 7th Earl Castle Stewart. MC

born

6 Aug 1889

mar.

16 Dec 1920 Eleanor May Guggenheim (d. 1992), 1st dau. of Solomon R Guggenheim, of Trillora Court, Port Washington, Long Island, USA

children

1. Lieut Hon David Andrew Noel Stuart, styled Viscount Stuart (b. 7 Oct 1921; dvp. 10 Nov 1942)

2. Lieut Hon Robert John Ochiltree Stuart, styled Viscount Stuart (b. 12 Dec 1923 ; dvp. 17 Sep 1944)

3. Hon Arthur Patrick Avondale Stuart, later 8th Earl Castle Stewart

4. Hon Simon Walter Erskine Stuart, Assistant Master King's Canterbury, Stowe and Haberdasher Aske's Schools 1961-78 (b. 22 Aug 1930; d. 19 Sep 2002), mar. 26 May 1973 Deborah Jane Mounsey, 2nd dau. of Michael J Mounsey, of Backhouse, Murton, Appleby,. co. Cumbria, and had issue

died

5 Nov 1961

suc. by

son

 

Arthur Patrick Avondale [Stuart], 8th Earl Castle Stewart

born

18 Aug 1928

mar. (1)

20 Dec 1952 Edna Fowler (b. c. 1920; d. 5 Jul 2003), dau. of William Edward Fowler, of Harborne, Birmingham

children

1. Hon Andrew Richard Charles Stuart, styled Viscount Stuart (b. 7 Oct 1953), mar. 22 Dec 1973 Annie Yvette le Poulain, only dau. of Robert le Poulain. of 65 Ave de Marville, St Malo, France, and has issue:

1a. Hon Celia Elizabeth Stuart (b. 11 May 1976)

1. Lady Bridget Ann Stuart (b. 12 Feb 1957), mar. 1990 Robert W Wadey, of Stone House Farm, East Pennard, co. Somerset, only son of Thomas Wadey, of Brighton, co. Sussex, and has issue

mar. (2)

10 Nov 2004 Mrs Gillian Fitzwilliams

 

 Last updated 8 Aug 2008

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Titles:

8th Earl Castle Stewart

(Ireland, let. pat. 29 Dec 1800)

8th Viscount Castle Stuart, of the County of Tyrone

(Ireland, let. pat. 20 Dec 1793)

16th Baron Castle Stuart, of the County of Tyrone

(Ireland, let. pat. 7 Nov 1619)

15th Baronet (styled "of Castle Stuart, co. Tyrone")

(Nova Scotia, let. pat. 2 Oct 1628)

 

Address:

Stuart Hall, Stewartstown, Co. Tyrone BT71 5AE

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