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Langdale, Baron (E, 1658 - 1778)

 

Creation: let.pat. 4 Feb 1657/8

 

Extinct: 5 Apr 1778

 

Family name: Langdale

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Arms:

Sable a Chevron between three Estoiles Argent

Crest:

An Estoile Argent

Supporters:

On either side a Bull Sable armed crested and unguled Argent

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Marmaduke [Langdale], 1st Baron Langdale

only son and heir of Peter Langdale, of Pighill, nr. Beverley, co. York, by his wife Anne Wharton, dau. of Michael Wharton, of Beverley, co. York

born

1598

mar.

12 Sep 1626 Lenox Rodes (d. 22 Jul 1639), sister of Sir Frances Rodes, 1st Bt., and dau. of Sir John Rodes, of Barlborough, co. Derby, by his third wife Catherine Constable, dau. of Marmaduke Constable

children

1. Hon Marmaduke Langdale, later 2nd Baron Langdale

2. Hon Philip Langdale (bur. 10 Dec 1672)

1. Hon Lenox Langdale (d. 6 Feb 1658), mar. Cuthbert Harrison, of Acaster Selby, co. York

2. Hon Mary Langdale (bur. 6 Sep 1678), mar. 8 May 1654 Robert Prickett, of Wressle, co. York

3. Hon Anne Langdale

died

5 Aug 1661 (bur. at Sancton, co. York)

created

4 Feb 1657/8 Baron Langdale, of Holme-on-Spalding-Moor in the County of York

suc. by

son

note

knighted 1627/8; High Sheriff of Yorkshire 1639; Col of an Irish Brigade of Horse 1643/4; a Royalist in the Civil War, defeating the Scots cavalry at Corbridge 1643/4. the Parliamentary forces at Melton Mowbray 1644/45 and relieving Pontefract Castle 1645; following the defeat at Naseby 1645 he spent some time in France and returned to Scotland in 1648 only to be defeated and captured at the Battle of Preston; he escaped in 1649 and spent some time as a mercenary with the Venetian Republic

 

Marmaduke [Langdale], 2nd Baron Langdale

born

14 Jan 1627/8

mar.

Elizabeth Savage (d. after 23 Mar 1685), only dau. of Hon Thomas Savage, of Beeston, co. York (by his wife Elizabeth Somerset, widow of Hon Sir Edward Somerset (5th son of Edward [Somerset], 4th Earl of Worcester) and dau. and cohrss. of William Whitmore, of Leighton, co. Chester), 2nd son of Thomas [Savage], 1st Viscount Savage

children

1. Hon Marmaduke Langdale, later 3rd Baron Langdale

2. Hon Philip Langdale (dsp.)

3. Hon Peter Langdale (dsp.)

1. Hon Jane Langdale, mar. Michael Anne, of Frickley, co. York

2. Hon Elizabeth Langdale, mar. Sir Hugh Smithson, 3rd Bt., of Stanwick, co. York, and had issue

3. Hon Bridget Langdale

died

25 Feb 1703 (bur. at Sancton, co. York)

suc. by

son

note

Col of the 7th Regiment of Horse 1686/7; Governor of Kingston-upon-Hull 1687-89; a supporter of King James II

 

Marmaduke [Langdale], 3rd Baron Langdale

born

mar.

Frances Draycott, 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Sir Richard Draycott, of Painesley, co. Stafford, by his wife Mary Bloomer, only dau. of John Bloomer, of Hatherop Castle, co. Gloucester, by his wife Hon Frances Browne, 6th dau. of Anthony Maria [Browne], 2nd Viscount Montagu

children

1. Hon Marmaduke Langdale, later 4th Baron Langdale

1. Hon Elizabeth Langdale, mar. 21 Feb 1700/1 Peter Middleton, of Stockeld, co. York (b. c. 1654; bur. 28 Jul 1714), brother and heir of John Middleton, of Stockeld. co. York, and 2nd son of William Middleton, of Stockeld, co. York, by his wife Hon Catherine Constable, 2nd dau. of Henry [Constable], 1st Viscount of Dunbar, and had issue

2. Hon Frances Langdale, mar. Nicholas Blundell, of Crosby, co. York

died

12 Dec 1718 (bur. at Sancton, co. York)

suc. by

son

note

arrested and imprisoned at Beverley 1707/8 on suspicion of intending to join the attempted invasion of Scotland by King James

 

Marmaduke [Langdale], 4th Baron Langdale

born

mar.

Hon Elizabeth Widdrington (bapt. 30 Mar 1689; d. 7 Jan 1765; bur. at Sancton, co. York), 2nd dau. of William [Widdrington], 3rd Baron Widdrington, by his wife Hon Alathea Fairfax, only dau. and hrss. of Charles [Fairfax], 5th Viscount Fairfax

children

1. Hon Marmaduke Langdale, later 5th Baron Langdale

1. Hon Alathea Langdale

2. Hon Dorothy Langdale (d. 25 Apr 1750), mar. Apr 1741 as his second wife Sir Walter Vavasor, 5th Bt., of Hazlewood Hall, co. York, and had issue

3. Hon Elizabeth Langdale (d. 30 Jan 1786)

died

8 Jan 1771

suc. by

son

 

Marmaduke [Langdale], 5th Baron Langdale

born

mar.

Constantia Smythe (d. c. 1792; bur. with her husband at St Pancras, co. Middlesex), dau. of Sir John Smythe, 3rd Bt., of Eshe, co. Durham, and Acton Burnell, co. Shropshire. by his wife Constantia Blount, dau. of George Blount, of Sodington, co. Worcester

children

1. Hon Marmaduke Langdale (dvp.)

1. Hon Constantia Langdale

2. Hon Elizabeth Langdale, mar. Robert Butler, of Ballyragget, co. Kilkenny

3. Hon Mary Langdale (b. c. 1752; d. 12 Apr 1841), mar. 15 Jun 1775 Charles Philip [Stourton], 17th Baron Stourton, and had issue

4. Hon Apollonia Langdale (b. c. 1755; dsp. 31 Dec 1815), mar. 2 May 1780 Hugh Edward Henry [Clifford], 5th Baron Clifford of Chudleigh

died

s.p.m. 5 Apr 1778 (bur. at St Pancras, co. Middlesex)

 

On the death of the 5th Baron Langdale the Barony of Langdale became extinct.

 

 First written 24 May 2003

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