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Mayo, Earl of (I, 1785)

 

Creation: let. pat. 24 Jun 1785

 

Family name: Bourke

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Arms:

Per fess Or and Ermine a Cross Gules in the first quarter a Lion rampant and in the second quarter a Hand erect couped at the wrist both Sable

Crest:

A Cat-a-Mountain sejant guardant proper collared and chained Or

Supporters:

On either side a Chevalier in complete armour each holding in the exterior hand a Pole Axe all proper

Motto:

A Cruce Salus (Salvation from the Cross)

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John [Bourke], 1st Baron Naas later 1st Viscount Mayo later 1st Earl of Mayo, PC

only surv. son and hrs. of Dr Richard Bourke LL.D, of Dublin, by his wife Catherine Minchin, dau. of Charles Minchin, of Ballinakill, co. Tipperary

born

c.1700

mar.

after 28 Jan 1725/6 Mary Deane (d. 21 Jul 1774), 3rd dau. and cohrss. of Rt Hon Joseph Deane, Chief Baron of the Exchequer in Ireland, by his wife Margaret Boyle, sister of Henry [Boyle], 1st Earl of Shannon, and dau. of Col Hon Henry Boyle, of Castle Martyr, co. Cork (by his wife Lady Mary O'Brien, 3rd dau. of Murrough [O'Brien], 1st Earl of Inchiquin), 2nd son of Roger [Boyle], 1st Earl of Orrery

children

1. Hon John Bourke, later 2nd Earl of Mayo

2. Most Rev Hon Joseph Deane Bourke DD, Archbishop of Tuam 1782-94, later 3rd Earl of Mayo

3. Hon Richard Bourke

4. Thomas Bourke (dvp. 19 Mar 1774)

1. Lady Catherine Bourke (d. 1841)

2. Lady Elizabeth Bourke

3. Lady Margaret Bourke (dsp. before 1789), mar. after 26 Sep 1760 Sir Thomas Newcomen, 8th Bt. MP, of Mosstown, co. Longford

4. Lady Eleanor Bourke

died

2 Dec 1790

created

1 Aug 1776 Baron Naas, of Naas in the County of Kildare

13 Jan 1781 Viscount Mayo, of Moneycrower in the County of Mayo

24 Jun 1785 Earl of Mayo

suc. by

son

note

Sheriff of co. Mayo 1737; Privy Councillor [I]; First Commissioner of the Irish Revenue 1749-80

 

John [Bourke], 2nd Earl of Mayo

born

c.1729

mar.

Feb 1764 Lady Mary Leeson (b. 12 Nov 1734; d. 3 Jun 1794), 1st dau. of Joseph [Leeson], 1st Earl of Milltown, by his first wife Cecilia Leigh, 1st dau. of Francis Leigh, of Rathlagan, co. Kildare

died

s.p. 20 Apr 1792

suc. by

brother

note

Member of Parliament for Naas 1763-90

 

Most Rev Joseph Deane [Bourke], 3rd Earl of Mayo, PC

born

c.1736

mar.

1760 Elizabeth Meade (d. 13 Mar 1807), sister of John [Meade], 1st Earl of Clanwilliam, and only dau. of Sir Richard Meade, 3rd Bt., by his wife Catharine Prittie, 2nd dau. of Henry Prittie, of Dunalley, co. Tipperary

children

1. Hon John Bourke, later 4th Earl of Mayo

2. Rt Rev Hon Richard Bourke DD, Bishop of Waterford and Lismore 1813-32 (b. 23 April 1767; d. 15 Nov 1832), mar. 20 Mar 1795 Frances Fowler (d. 1827), 2nd dau. of Most Rev Robert Fowler DD, Archbishop of Dublin, and had issue:

1a. Robert Bourke, later 5th Earl of Mayo

1a. Lady Mildred Bourke, granted by the rank and style of an Earl's daughter by Royal Warrant 1849 (d. 29 Jul 1869), mar. Aug 1821 Robert Uniacke, of Woodhouse, co. Waterford (d. 1851)

2a. Lady Frances Bourke, granted by the rank and style of an Earl's daughter by Royal Warrant 1849 (d. 21 Jan 1858), mar. 10 Jun 1846 as his second wife William Henry Carter, of Castle Martin, co. Kildare (d. 6 Jul 1859)

3a. Lady Catherine Bourke, granted by the rank and style of an Earl's daughter by Royal Warrant 1849 (d. 12 Sep 1876), mar. 1830 Rev Henry Prittie Pery, Rector of Newcastle, co. Limerick, and had issue

3. Very Rev Hon Joseph Bourke, Dean of Ossory (b. 24 Dec 1771; d. 3 May 1843), mar. 23 Apr 1799 Mary Gardiner, 1st dau. and cohrss. of Sackville Gardiner, and had issue

4. Rev Hon George Theobald Bourke (b. 15 Apr 1770; d. 22 Dec 1847), mar. 1808 Augusta Georgiana Webster (d. 7 Oct 1863), 2nd dau. of Thomas Webster, and had issue

1. Lady Catherine Bourke (d. 1841)

2. Lady Mary Elizabeth Bourke (dsp. 28 May 1845), mar. 19 Feb 1789 Edward [Southwell], 21st Baron de Clifford

3. Lady Elizabeth Bourke (d. 1846)

4. Lady Mary Anne Bourke (d. 24 Mar 1830), mar. 1806 as his second wife Admiral Thomas Sotheby RN, 2nd son of Col William Sotheby by his wife Elizabeth Sloane, dau. of William Sloane, of Stoneham, co. Hampshire, and had issue

5. Lady Charlotte Bourke

6. Harriet Bourke (dvp. 5 Oct 1781)

7. Lady Louisa Bourke (d. 14 Jan 1855)

8. Lady Theodore Eleanor Bourke (d. 23 Aug 1845), mar. 1807 Robert Hale Blagden-Hale, of Alderley, co. Gloucester (b. 5 May 1780; d. 20 Dec 1855), 1st son and heir of John Blagden later Blagden-Hale, of Alderley, co. Gloucester, High Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1790, by his wife Ann Hale, only surv. dau. of Gabriel Hale, of Bristol, and had issue

died

17 Aug 1794

suc. by

son

note

Bishop of Leighlin and Ferns 1772-82;  Archbishop of Tuam 1782-94; Privy Councillor [I] 1782

 

John [Bourke], 4th Earl of Mayo, GCH PC

born

18 Jun 1766

mar.

24 May 1792 Arabella Mackworth-Praed, Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Adelaide (b. Nov 1766; dsp. 19 Nov 1843), 4th dau. of William Mackworth-Praed, of Bitton House, co. Devon, by his wife Susanna Stokes, dau. and cohrss. of John Stokes, of Rill-in-Aylesbeare, co. Devon

died

s.p. 23 May 1849

suc. by

nephew

note

Member of Parliament for Naas 1790-94; Privy Councillor [I] 1810; a Representative Peer for Ireland (Tory) 1816-49; GCH 1819

 

Robert [Bourke], 5th Earl of Mayo

born

12 Jan 1797

mar.

3 Aug 1820 Anne Charlotte Jocelyn (b. 31 Jul 1801; d. 26 Jan 1867), only dau. and hrss. of Hon John Jocelyn MP, of Fair Hill, co. Louth (by his wife Margaret Fitzgerald, dau. of Rt Hon Richard Fitzgerald MP, of Mount Ophaley, co. Kildare), 4th son of Robert [Jocelyn], 1st Earl of Roden

children

1. Hon Richard Southwell Bourke, later 6th Earl of Mayo

2. Lt Gen Hon John Jocelyn Bourke CB DL (b. 5 Oct 1823; d. 25 Sep 1904)

3. Hon Robert Bourke, later 1st Baron Connemara

4. Rev Hon George Wingfield Bourke, Rector of Pulborough, co. Sussex, Rural Dean of Storrington, Treasurer Chichester Cathedral, Hon Chaplain and Chaplain-in-Ordinary to Queen Victoria (b. 16 Feb 1829; d. 9 Pct 1903), mar. 9 Dec 1858 Mary Henrietta Longley (d. 22 Aug 1906), 1st dau. of Most Rev Charles Thomas Longley DD, Archbishop of Canterbury 1862-68, by his wife Hon Caroline Sophia Parnell, 1st dau. of Henry Brooke [Parnell], 1st Baron Congleton, by his wife Lady Caroline Elizabeth Dawson, 1st dau. of John [Dawson], 1st Earl of Portarlington, and had issue:

1a. Walter Longley Bourke, later 8th Earl of Mayo

1a. Kathleen Mary Bourke (b. Dec 1863; dvp. 2 Feb 1864)

5. Hon Charles Fowley Bourke CB, Chairman of the Irish General Prisons Board (b. 5 Sep 1832; dsp. 4 Apr 1899), mar. 18 Dec 1895 Lady Albreda Mary Wentworth-Fitzwilliam (d. 9 Oct 1933), 5th dau. of William Thomas Spencer [Wentworth-Fitzwilliam], 6th Earl Fitzwilliam, by his wife Lady Frances Harriet Douglas, 1st dau. of George Sholto [Douglas], 17th Earl of Morton

6. Maj Hon Edward Roden Bourke, Military Secretary to Governor-General of India 1869-72 (b. 13 Dec 1835; d. 7 Jun 1907), mar. 20 Nov 1872 Emma Augusta Hatch (mar. (2) 5 Aug 1908 as his second wife Edward Hyde [Villiers], 5th Earl of Clarendon; d. 9 Mar 1935), 1st dau. of Lieut Gen George Cliffe Hatch CSI ,and had issue

7. Hon Henry Lorton Bourke DL, of Hayes, Beau Parc, co. Meath, and Wootton Hall, Ashbourne, co. Derby (b. 26 Sep 1840; dsp. 30 Jan 1911), mar. 18 Dec 1876 Constance Una Elizabeth Lambart, Extra Lady-in-Waiting to HRH the Duchess of Albany (b. 16 Sep 1856; d. 2 Jul 1925), 3rd dau. of Gustavus William Lambart, of Beau Parc, co. Meath, State Steward to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, Secretary of the Order of St Patrick, by his wife Lady Frances Caroline Maria Conyngham, 2nd dau. of Francis Nathaniel [Conyngham], 2nd Marquess Conyngham

1. Lady Margaret Harriett Bourke (d. 29 Dec 1886)

died

12 Aug 1867

suc. by

son

note

a Representative Peer for Ireland (Conservative) 1852-67

 

Richard Southwell [Bourke], 6th Earl of Mayo, KP GCSI PC

born

21 Feb 1822

mar.

31 Oct 1848 Hon Blanche Julia Wyndham CI VA, Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Victoria 1872-74 and an Extra Lady of the Bedchamber after 1874 (b. 21 Nov 1826; d. 31 Jan 1918), 4th dau. of George [Wyndham], 1st Baron Leconfield, by his wife Mary Fanny Blunt, dau. of Rev William Blunt, of Crabbett, co. Sussex

children

1. Hon Dermot Robert Wyndham Bourke, later 7th Earl of Mayo

2. Capt Hon Maurice Archibald Bourke CMG, Extra Equerry to HRH the Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (b. 22 Dec 1853; d. 16 Sep 1900)

3. Hon Algernon Henry Bourke (b. 31 Dec 1854; d. 7 Apr 1922), mar. 15 Dec 1887 Gwendoline Irene Emily Stanley (b. c. 1869; d. 30 Dec 1967), dau. of Henry Sloane Stanley, of Paultons, co. Hampshire ,and had issue:

1a. Daphne Marjorie Bourke (b. 5 Apr 1895; d. 22 May 1962), mar. 7 Jun 1917 John Grenville Fortescue (b. 3 May 1896; d. 30 Sep 1969), 2nd son of John Bevill Fortescue, of Boconnoc, co. Cornwall, and Dropmore, Burnham, co. Buckingham, High Sheriff of Cornwall 1894 (by his wife Dorothy Augusta Hoste, dau. of Admiral Sir William Legge George Hoste, 2nd Bt.), 1st son and heir of Capt Hon George Matthew Fortescue MP, of Boconnoc, co. Cornwall, and Dropmore, Burnham, co. Buckingham (by his wife Lady Louisa Elizabeth Ryder, 5th dau. of Dudley [Ryder], 1st Earl of Harrowby), 2nd son of Hugh [Fortescue], 1st Earl Fortescue, by his wife Hester Grenville, 3rd dau. of Rt Hon George Grenville MP, First Lord of the Treasury (Prime Minister) and Chancellor of the Exchequer 1763-65, and had issue

4. Hon Terence Theobald Bourke OBE (b. 2 Apr 1865; d. 13 May 1923), mar. 5 Aug 1896 Eveline Constance Haines (d. 16 Jul 1917), dau. of Col Thomas William Haines, of Hasketon Manor, co. Suffolk, and had issue:

1a. Jasmine Eva Bourke (b. 10 May 1898; d. 1964), mar. 22 Apr 1924 Harold Haydn-Morris (d. 13 Apr 1950), 2nd son of Joseph Haydn- Morris, and had issue

2a. Myrtle Mercy Bourke (b. 24 Dec 1899)

1. Hon Norah Mary Bourke (dvp. 23 May 1851)

2. Lady Eva Constance Aline Bourke (d. 19 Jan 1940), mar. 7 Jul 1885 Windham Henry [Wyndham-Quin], 5th Earl of Dunraven and Mount-Earl, and had issue

3. Lady Florence Blanche Madeline Bourke (b. 16 Aug 1861; d. 1953)

died

8 Feb 1872

suc. by

son

note

Member of Parliament (Conservative) for co. Kildare 1847-52, for Coleraine 1852-57 and for Cockermouth 1857-68; Privy Councillor [I & GB] 1852; Chief Secretary for Ireland 1852, 1858-59 and 1866-68, Viceroy and Governor-General of India 1868-72; Knight of St Patrick 1869; GCSI; assassinated at Port Blair, while on a tour of inspection of the Andaman Islands, by Shere Ali, an Afghan convict

 

Dermot Robert Wyndham [Bourke], 7th Earl of Mayo, KP PC

born

2 Jul 1851

mar.

3 Nov 1885 Geraldine Sarah Ponsonby (b. 7 Mar 1863; d. 29 Nov 1944), 1st dau. of Hon Gerald Henry Brabazon Ponsonby (by his wife Lady Maria Emma Catherine Coventry, sister of George William [Coventry], 9th Earl of Coventry, and only dau. of Hon George William Coventry, styled Viscount Deerhurst), 7th son of John William [Ponsonby], 4th Earl of Bessborough

died

s.p. 31 Dec 1927

suc. by

cousin

note

Cornet, 10th Hussars 1870 and later in the Grenadier Guards; a Representative Peer for Ireland (Conservative) 1890-1927; Privy Councillor [I] 1900; Knight of St Patrick 1904

 

Walter Longley [Bourke], 8th Earl of Mayo

born

28 Nov 1859

mar. (1)

8 Jun 1887 Ethel Kathleen Jane Freeman (d. 12 Feb 1913), only dau. of Capt John W Freeman, of Rockfield, co. Hereford

children by first wife

1. Capt Eustace George Walter Bourke, ADC to the Governor General of South Africa (b. 24 Jun 1888; killed in action in France 16 Jun 1915)

2. Hon Ulick Henry Bourke, later 9th Earl of Mayo

3. Capt Hon Bryan Longley Bourke, of Cambridge House, Cambridge, co. Gloucester (b. 18 Jul 1897; d. 11 Jun 1961), mar. (1) 4 Apr 1923 Violet Wilmot Heathcote Stisted (d. 31 Dec 1950), dau. of Col Charles Harcourt Stisted, of King's Court, Chandler's Ford, co. Hampshire, and (2) 11 Feb 1952 Patricia May Dickinson, 1st dau. of Dr Harold Bertie Dickinson, of co. Worcester, and had issue by his first wife:

1a. Terence Patrick Bourke, later 10th Earl of Mayo

1a. Sheelagh Wilmot Bourke (b. 30 Aug 1925), mar. 4 Feb 1955 Frank Merton Trier, of Fairlawn, West Horsley, co. Surrey, and has issue

4. Hon Geoffrey Bourke (b. 2 Jul 1900; d. Jun 1982), mar. 3 Feb 1926 Nancy Lisette Thring (d. 19 Jun 1987), 1st dau. of Douglas Theodore Thring, Bursar of Merton College, Oxford, and had issue

1. Lady Margaret Ethel Bourke, Commandant British Red Cross Society 1946 (b. 3 Feb 1892; d. 4 Apr 1970), mar. 6 Aug 1918 Lt Cdr Edward James Trillo RN (d. 11 Jan 1958), son of James Trillo, of Trewalkin, co. Brecon, and had issue

2. Lady Mary Kathleen Bourke (b. 19 Nov 1895; d. 19 Jul 1971), mar. (1) 19 Jun 1917 Capt Rev Percy Gordon Duff, Rector of St Mary Magdalen, St Leonard's-on-Sea (d. 27 Aug 1941), and (2) 23 Sep 1965 Lt Col Richard Thomas Tarrant, son of James Tarrant, of Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia, and had issue by her first husband

mar. (2)

21 Dec 1916 Margaret Anah Scott (d. 29 May 1964), dau. of Maj John Harvey Scott IA

only child by second wife

3. Lady Betty Jocelyne Bourke (b. 18 Aug 1917), mar. (1) 21 May 1943 Capt Ronald Banon (d. in action 22 Aug 1943), only child of Brig Gen Lionel Banon CB, and (2) 27 Apr 1953 Samuel Clarke (d. 1980), and has issue by her second husband

died

6 May 1939

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Ulick Henry [Bourke], 9th Earl of Mayo

born

13 Mar 1890

mar.

31 Jul 1937 Noel Jessie Haliburton Wilson (d. 1993), 3rd dau. of William James Wilson, of High Park, nr. Kendal, co. Westmorland, by his wife Susan Isobel Rachel Bainbridge Smith, dau. of Rev John Bainbridge Smith

died

s.p. 19 Dec 1962

suc. by

nephew

 

Terence Patrick [Bourke], 10th Earl of Mayo

born

26 Aug 1929

mar. (1)

5 Apr 1952 (div. 1987) Margaret Jane Robinson Harrison (d. 1992), only dau. of Gerald Joseph Cuthbert Harrison, of Wetheral, co. Cumberland

children by first wife

1. Hon Charles Diarmuidh John Bourke, later 11th Earl of Mayo

2. Hon Patrick Anthony Bourke (b. 16 Dec 1955)

3. Hon Harry Richard Bourke (b. 23 Sep 1960)

mar. (2)

1987 Sally Anne Matthews, only dau. of F G Matthews, of Bampton, co. Oxford

only child by second wife

4. Hon James Edward Maurice Bourke (b. 1986)

died

22 Sep 2006

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Charles Diarmuidh John [Bourke], 11th Earl of Mayo

born

11 Jun 1953

mar. (1)

1975 (div. 1979) Marie Antoinette Cronelly

only child by first wife

1. Lady Corinne Mary Jane Bourke (b. 1975)

mar. (2)

1985 Marie Veronica Mannion, dau. of Francis Mannion, of Clifden, co. Galway

children by second wife

1. Hon Richard Thomas Bourke, styled Lord Naas (b. 7 Dec 1985)

2. Hon Eoin Patrick Bourke (b. 1989)

 

 Last updated 4 Feb 2007

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Titles:

11th Earl of Mayo

(Ireland, let. pat. 24 Jun 1785)

11th Viscount Mayo, of Moneycrower in the County of Mayo

(Ireland, let. pat. 13 Jan 1781)

11th Baron Naas, of Naas in the County of Kildare

(Ireland, let. pat. 1 Aug 1766)

 

Address:

Derryinver, Beach Road, Clifden, co. Galway

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