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Petre, Baron (E, 1603)

 

Creation: let. pat. 21 Jul 1603

 

Family name: Petre

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Arms:

Gules a Bend Or between two Escallops Argent

Crest:

Two Lions' Heads erased and addorsed the dexter Or collared Azure the sinister Azure collared Or

Supporters:

On either side a Lion reguardant the dexter Or collared Azure the sinister Azure collared Or

Motto:

Sans Dieu Rien (Nothing without God)

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John [Petre], 1st Baron Petre

3rd but 1st surv. son and heir of Sir William Petre, of Writtle and Ingatestone, co. Essex, a Secretary of State to Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I, being 2nd son by his second wife Anne Browne, dau. of Sir William Browne, Lord Mayor of London 1514

born

20 Dec 1549

mar.

17 Apr 1570 Mary Waldegrave (d. 11 Aug 1604; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), 1st dau. of Sir Edward Waldegrave, of Borley, co. Essex, by his wife Frances Nevill, 2nd dau. of Sir Edward Nevill, of Addington Park, co. Kent (by his wife Hon Eleanor le Scrope, widow of Ralph [le Scrope], 9th Baron Scrope of Masham, and dau. of Andrew [Windsor], 1st Baron Windsor), 3rd son by his first wife of George [Nevill], 2nd and 4th Baron Bergavenny

children

1. Hon William Petre, later 2nd Baron Petre

2. Hon John Petre, of West Hanningfield (d. 2 Jan 1622/3), mar. Dorothy Parker, and had issue

3. Hon Thomas Petre, of Cranham, co. Essex, mar. Elizabeth Baskerville, dau. of William Baskerville, of Wanborough, co. Wiltshire, and had issue

4. Robert Petre (dvp. unm.)

1. Mary Petre (dvp. an infant)

2. Elizabeth Petre (dvp. an infant)

3. Margaret Petre (dvp. an infant)

4. Anne Petre (dvp. an infant)

died

11 Oct 1613 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

created

21 Jul 1603 Baron Petre, of Writtle in the County of Essex

suc. by

son

note

admitted to the Middle Temple 1567; Sheriff of Essex 1575-76; knighted 1576; Member of Parliament for Essex 1584-87; Lord Lieutenant of Essex

 

William [Petre], 2nd Baron Petre

born

24 Jun 1575

mar.

8 Nov 1596 Lady Catherine Somerset (d. 30 Oct 1624; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), 2nd dau. of Edward [Somerset], 4th Earl of Worcester, by his wife Lady Elizabeth Hastings, 4th dau. of Francis [Hastings], 2nd Earl of Huntingdon

children

1. John Petre (b. 23 Oct 1598; bur. vp. 7 Apr 1604)

2. Hon Robert Petre, later 3rd Baron Petre

3. Hon William Petre (b. 1602; d. 15 Jan 1677), mar. Lucy Fermour, dau. of Sir Richard Fermour, and had issue

4. Hon Edward Petre

5. Hon John Petre, of Fidlers, co. Essex (d. 1696), mar. Elizabeth Pordage (d. 1658), dau. of Thomas Pordage, of Radmersham, and had issue

6. Hon Thomas Petre

7. Hon Henry Petre

8. Hon George Petre, of Greenfield, co. Flint (b. c. 1612/3; d. 26 Sep 1647), mar. Anne Moston (widow of John Moston), dau. of Henry Fox

1. Anne Petre (dvp. young)

2. Hon Elizabeth Petre, mar. William Sheldon, of Beoley and Weston, co. Worcester, and had issue

3. Hon Mary Petre (b. 23 Dec 1600; d. 14 Dec 1640), mar. May 1616 John [Roper], 3rd Baron Teynham, and had issue

4. Hon Catherine Petre (d. 2 Feb 1682), mar. John Caryll, of Harting (bapt. 31 Jul 1603; d. 15 Aug 1681), 1st son of sir John Caryll, of Harting, co. Sussex, by his wife Hon Mary Dormer, dau. of Robert [Dormer], 1st Baron Dormer, and had issue

 

died

5 May 1637 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

note

admitted to the Middle Temple 1593; Member of Parliament for Essex 15897-98; knighted 1603

 

Robert [Petre], 3rd Baron Petre

born

22 Jan 1599

mar.

after 23 Nov 1620 Hon Mary Browne (b. c. 1602; d. 13 Jan 1684/5; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), 6th dau. of Anthony Maria [Browne], 2nd Viscount Montagu, by his wife Lady Jane Sackville, 2nd dau. of Thomas [Sackville], 1st Earl of Dorset

children

1. Hon William Petre, later 4th Baron Petre

2. Hon John Petre, later 5th Baron Petre

3. Hon Thomas Petre, later 6th Baron Petre

1. Hon Mary Petre (bur. 27 Sep 1672 at Stourton, co. Wiltshire), mar. (1) aft. 28 Oct 1638 Hon Edward Stourton (b. c. 1617; dvp. Jan 1643/4), 1st son and heir ap. of William [Stourton], 11th Baron Stourton, by his wife Frances Moor, dau. by his second wife of Sir Edward Moore, of Odiham, co. Hampshire, and (2) bef. 20 Sep 1650 Sir Thomas Longueville, of Bradwell, and had issue by her first husband

2. Hon Dorothy Petre (b. c. 1634; dsp. 9 Jan 1720), mar. 28 Jan 1657/8 John Thimbleby, of Irnham, co. Lincoln (b. 20 Jun 1635; dsp. 28 Jun 1712), 1st son and heir of Sir John Thimbleby, of Irnham, co. Lincoln, by his wife Lady Elizabeth Savage, 3rd dau. of Thomas [Savage], 1st Viscount Rivers, and had issue

died

28 Oct 1638 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

 

William [Petre], 4th Baron Petre

born

c.1626

mar. (1)

Lady Elizabeth Savage (bur. sp. 19 Jul 1665 at Ingatestone, co. Essex), 1st dau. of John [Savage], 2nd Earl Rivers, by his first wife Hon Catharine Parker, 2nd dau. and cohrss. in her issue of William [Parker], 13th Baron Morley and 1st Baron Mountjoy

mar. (2)

Bridget Pincheon (b. c. 1652; d. 5 Jan 1694/5; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), dau. and cohrss. of John Pincheon, of Writtle, co. Essex, by his wife Anne Kynnion

only child by second wife

1. Hon Mary Petre (b. 25 Mar 1679; d. Jun 1704), mar. 14 Apr 1696 as his first wife George Heneage, of Hainton, co. Lincoln (b. 3 Aug 1674; d. 31 Dec 1731), 1st son and heir of George Heneage, of Hainton, co. Lincoln, by his wife Mary Kemp, only dau. of Thomas Kemp, of Slindon, co. Sussex, and had issue

died

s.p.m. in the Tower of London 5 Jan 1683/4 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

brother

note

during the Civil War he was with King Charles I in Oxford 1643; he was one of the Cavaliers imprisoned in 1655; on the accusation of Rev Titus Oates he was committed to the Tower of London in 1678 and with other "Popish" peers was subsequently impeached of treason by the House of Commons

 

John [Petre], 5th Baron Petre

bapt.

24 Jun 1629

bur.

22 Jan 1683/4 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

brother

 

Thomas [Petre], 6th Baron Petre

bapt.

5 Dec 1633

mar.

Mary Clifton (d. 4/15 Feb 1729/30; bur. in the chapel of the English Benedictine Convent in Ghent), only surv. child of Sir Thomas Clifton, 1st Bt., of Clifton and Westby, co. Lancaster, by his first wife Bridget Heneage, dau. of Sir George Heneage, of Hainton, co. Lincoln

children

1. Hon Robert Petre, later 7th Baron Petre

1. Hon Mary Petre (d. 10 Apr 1713)

died

4 Jan 1705/6 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

note

Lord Lieutenant of Essex 1688

 

Robert [Petre], 7th Baron Petre

bapt.

17 Mar 1689

mar.

1 Mar 1711/2 Catherine Walmesley (b. 4 Jan 1697; mar. (2) 2 Apr 1733 Charles [Stourton], 15th Baron Stourton;  d. 31 Jan 1785; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), sister and hrss. of Francis Walmesley, of Dunkenhalgh, co. Lancaster, and dau. of Bartholomew Walmesley, of Dunkenhalgh, co. Lancaster, by his wife Dorothy Smith, dau. and hrss. of John Smith, of Crabbet, co. Sussex

only child

1. Hon Robert James Petre, later 8th Baron Petre

died

22 Mar 1712/3 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

 

Robert James [Petre], 8th Baron Petre

born

3 Jun 1713

mar.

2 May 1732 Lady Anne Radclyffe (d. 31 Mar 1760; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), only dau. of James [Radclyffe], 3rd Earl of Derwentwater (by his wife Anna Maria Webb, 1st dau. of Sir John Webb, 3rd Bt., of Odstock, co. Wiltshire), 1st son and heir of Edward [Radclyffe], 2nd Earl of Derwentwater, by his wife Lady Mary Tudor, illegitimate dau. of King Charles II by his mistress Mary Davies

children

1. Hon Robert Edward Petre, later 9th Baron Petre

1. Hon Catherine Petre (d. 13 Oct 1783), mar. 18 Sep 1755 George Fieschi Heneage, of Hainton, co. Lincoln (b. 7 Aug 1730; d. 21 Mar 1782), 1st son and heir of Thomas Henry Heneage, of Hainton, co. Lincoln, by his first wife Anna Maria Fieschi, dau. of Robaldo Fieschi, Count de Lavagna, and had issue

2. Hon Barbara Petre, mar. as his first wife Thomas Giffard, of Chillington, co. Stafford (d. 1775), 1st son of Peter Giffard, of Black Ladies, nr. Chillington, co. Stafford, by his third wife Helen Roberts, dau. of Robert Roberts, of Plas Ucha, and had issue

3. Hon Julia Petre, mar. 1763 as his first wife Edward Weld, of Lulworth Castle, co. Dorset (b. 1741; dsp. 1775), 1st son and heir of Edward Weld, of Lulworth Castle, co. Dorset, by his second wife Mary Theresa Vaughan, dau. by his second wife of John Vaughan, of Courtfield

died

2 Jul 1742 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

note

FRS 1731; FSA 1739

 

Robert Edward [Petre], 9th Baron Petre

born

1742

mar. (1)

19 Apr 1762 Anne Howard, co-heiress with her elder half-sister to the Baronies of Howard, Mowbray, Furnivall, Strange of Blackmere, Talbot, Braose of Gower, Segrave, Dacre of Gillsland, Greystock, Ferrers of Wemme, Gifford of Brimpsfield and Vernon (b. 29 Aug 1742; d. 15 Jan 1787; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), only child of Philip Howard, of Buckenham, co. Norfolk (by his second wife Henrietta Blount, 4th dau. and cohrss. of Edward Blount, of Blagdon, co. Devon), brother of Thomas [Howard], 8th Duke of Norfolk, and Edward [Howard], 9th Duke of Norfolk, and 3rd son of Lord Thomas Howard, of Worksop, co. Nottingham (by his wife Mary Elizabeth Savile, dau. and sole hrss. of Sir John Savile, 1st Bt., of Copley, co. York), 2nd son by his first wife of Henry [Howard], 6th Duke of Norfolk

children by first wife

1. Hon Robert Edward Petre, later 10th Baron Petre

2. Hon George William Petre (b. 10 Jan 1766; d. 22 Oct 1797), mar. 6 Aug 1786 Maria Howard (mar. (2) 1802 Col Henry William Espinasse; d. 11 Jun 1837), 3rd dau. of Philip Howard, of Corby Castle, co. Cumberland, by his wife Ann Witham, 1st dau. of Henry Witham, of Cliffe, co. York, and had issue

1. Hon Anne Catherine Petre (d. 5 Oct 1798), mar. 7 Aug 1796 Gen Denzil Onslow, of Staughton House, co. Huntingdon

mar. (2)

16 Jan 1788 Juliana Barbara Howard (b. 25 Jun 1769; d. 16 Apr 1833; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), sister of Bernard Edward [Howard], 12th Duke of Norfolk, and 2nd dau. of Henry Howard, of Glossop, co. Derby, by his wife Juliana Molyneux, 2nd dau. of Sir William Molyneux, 6th Bt., of Wellow, co. Nottingham

children by second wife

3. Hon Robert Edward Petre MP (b. c. 1795; dsp. 8 Jun 1848), mar. 21 Jul 1829 Hon Laura Maria Stafford-Jerningham (b. 15 Jan 1811; dsp. a nun 24 Jun 1886), 5th dau. of George William [Jerningham later Stafford-Jerningham], 8th Baron Stafford, by his first wife Francis Henrietta Sulyarde, yst. dau. and cohrss. of Edward Sulyarde, of Haughley Park, co. Suffolk

2. Hon Julia Maria Petre (dsp. 6 Sep 1844), mar. 15 Apr 1833 Sir Samuel John Brooke-Pechell, 3rd Bt.

3. Hon Catherine Anne Petre (d. 13 Mar 1830)

died

2 Jul 1801 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son by first wife

note

Grand Master of Freemasons in England 1772-77; FRS and FSA 1780

 

Robert Edward [Petre], 10th Baron Petre

born

2 Sep 1763

mar.

14 Feb 1786 Mary Bridget Howard (b. 29 Sep 1767; d. 30 May 1843; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex), sister of her husband's future stepmother and of Bernard Edward [Howard], 12th Duke of Norfolk, and 1st dau. of Henry Howard, of Glossop, co. Derby, by his wife Juliana Molyneux, 2nd dau. of Sir William Molyneux, 6th Bt., of Wellow, co. Nottingham

children

1. Hon William Henry Francis Petre, later 11th Baron Petre

2. Hon Charles Berney Petre, of Shenfield House, co. Essex (b. 17 Dec 1794; d. 18 Jun 1854), mar. 31 May 1822 Eliza Howard (d. 6 Sep 1835), dau. of Edward Charles Howard, and had issue

3. Hon Robert Thomas Petre (b. 6 Jun 1802; d. 13 Feb 1864)

4. Hon Francis Petre (b. 28 Oct 1805; d. 28 May 1870)

1. Hon Maria Juliana Petre (d. 27 Jan 1824), mar. 30 Apr 1805 Stephen Phillips

2. Hon Juliana Anne Petre (d. 5 Jun 1862), mar. 5 Jul 1812 James Weld, of Cowsfield, co. Wiltshire

3. Hon Henrietta Maria Petre (d. 23 Jan 1830)

4. Hon Elizabeth Anne Mary Petre (d. 4 Mar 1848), mar. 15 May 1817 Michael Henry Blount, of Mapledurham, co. Oxford

5. Hon Anna Maria Petre (d. 14 Oct 1864), mar. 16 Jan 1838 Arthur Hughes (d. 1838)

6. Hon Arabella Petre, a nun (b. c. 1811; d. 24 Jun 1886)

died

29 Mar 1809 (bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

 

William Henry Francis [Petre], 11th Baron Petre

born

22 Jan 1793

mar. (1)

2 Jun 1815 Frances Charlotte Bedingfeld (b. 19 Apr 1796; d. 29 Jan 1822; bur. at Ingatestone, co. Essex, but later removed to Thorndon, co. Essex), 1st dau. of Sir Richard Bedingfeld, 5th Bt., of Oxburgh Hall, co. Norfolk, by his wife Hon Charlotte Georgina Jerningham, sister of George William [Jerningham later Stafford-Jerningham], 2nd Baron Stafford, and only dau. of Sir William Jerningham, 6th Bt., of Cossey, co. Norfolk

children by first wife

1. Hon William Bernard Petre, later 12th Baron Petre

2. Hon Henry William Petre DL, of Springfield Lawn, co. Essex (b. 23 Jan 1820; d. 3 Dec 1889), mar. (1) 6 Jun 1842 Mary Ann Eleanor Walmesley (d. 3 Sep 1885), only dau. of Richard Walmesley, of Middleton Hall, co. Essex, and (2) 12 Jul 1886 Sara Holme (widow of Lt Col Julian Horne Holme; d. 11 Apr 1928), dau. of Stephen Joseph Cantwell, and had issue by his first wife

1. Hon Mary Agnes Petre (d. 22 Aug 1886), mar. 29 Oct 1838 James Alexander Douglas, of Gray's Inn and Ealing, co. Middlesex (d. 11 Jun 1862)

2. Hon Charlotte Elizabeth Petre (d. 31 Oct 1903), mar. 23 May 1849 her first cousin Charles Edward Petre (d. 13 Jun 1899), only son of her uncle Hon Charles Berney Petre, of Shenfield House, co. Essex, and had issue

mar. (2)

14 Apr 1823 Emma Agnes Howard (b. 5 Nov 1803; d. 10 Feb 1861 ; bur. at Thorndon, co. Essex), 2nd dau. of Henry Howard, of Corby Castle, co. Cumberland, by his second wife Catharine Mary Neave, 2nd dau. of Sir Richard Neave, 1st Bt., of Dagnam Park, co. Essex

children by second wife

3. Hon Frederick Charles Edmund Petre JP (b. 22 Dec 1824; d. 18 Jul 1906), mar. 29 Jul 1847 Georgiana Musgrave (d. 11 Apr 1868), 1st dau. and cohrss. of Rev Sir Christopher John Musgrave, 9th Bt., of Hartley Castle, co. Westmorland, by his wife Mary Anne Hasell, dau. of Edward Hasell, of Dalemain, and had issue

4. Hon Arthur Charles Augustus Petre, of Coptfold, co. Essex (b. 29 Mar 1827; d. 4 Nov 1882), mar. 4 Jul 1855 Lady Katherine Howard (b. c. 1831; d. 27 Dec 1882), 6th dau. and cohrss. of William [Howard later Forward later Howard], 4th Earl of Wicklow, by his wife Lady Cecil Frances Hamilton, only dau. of John James [Hamilton], 1st Marquess of Abercorn, by his second wife and cousin Cecil Hamilton, 8th dau. and cohrss. of Rev Hon George Hamilton, Canon of Windsor (by his wife Elizabeth Onslow, only day. of Lt Gen Richard Onslow, Governor of Plymouth), 3rd son of James [Hamilton], 7th Earl of Abercorn, and had issue

5. Hon Edmund George Petre (b. 23 Jun 1829; d. 1 Sep 1889), mar. 3 Jun 1851 Mary Anne Kerr (d. 4 Aug 1895), 1st dau. of Loraine M Kerr, and had issue

6. Hon Albert Henry Petre (b. 15 Mar 1832; dsps. 5 Apr 1917), mar. 3 Apr 1883 Katherine Elsie Clark (mar. (2) 10 Nov 1919 Sir Charles Hawtrey (d. 30 Jul 1923); d. 14 Nov 1930), dau. of Rev William Robinson Clark DCL, and had issue

3. Hon Agnes Louisa Catherine Petre (b. 29 Jan 1826; d. 25 May 1891; bur. at Ugbrooke, co. Devon), mar. 30 Sep 1845 Charles Hugh [Clifford], 8th Baron Clifford of Chudleigh, and had issue

died

3 Jul 1850 (bur. in the Roman Catholic Church at Brentwood, co. Essex, but later removed to Thorndon, co. Essex)

suc. by

son by first wife

note

FRS 1817; took his seat in the House of Lords shortly after the passing of the Roman Catholic Relief Act 1829

 

William Bernard [Petre], 12th Baron Petre

born

20 Dec 1817

mar.

26 Sep 1843 Mary Theresa Clifford (b. 1 Sep 1823; d. 31 Dec 1895; bur. at Thorndon, co. Essex), 1st dau. of Hon Charles Thomas Clifford, of Irnham, co. Lincoln (by his wife Theresa Constable-Maxwell, 2nd dau. of Marmaduke William Constable later Constable-Maxwell, of Everingham Park, co. York), 2nd son of Charles [Clifford], 6th Baron Clifford of Chudleigh

children

1. Mgr William Joseph Petre, later 13th Baron Petre

2. Hon Bernard Henry Philip Petre, later 14th Baron Petre

3. Hon Philip Benedict Joseph Petre, later 15th Baron Petre

4. Capt Hon Joseph Lucius Henry Petre (b. 22 Apr 1866; killed in action in the Boer War 24 Jan 1900)

1. Hon Frances Mary Petre (b. 27 Aug 1844; d. 25 May 1920), mar. 4 Sep 1873 as his second wife George Arthur Hastings [Forbes], 7th Earl of Granard, and had issue

2. Hon Isabella Mary Petre (d. 15 Jul 1919), mar. 14 Sep 1869 Frederick Stapleton-Bretherton JP, of The Hall, Rainhill, co. Lancaster, and Heathfield House, Fareham, co. Hampshire (d. 13 Apr 1919), and had issue

3. Sister Margaret Mary Petre, a nun

4. Hon Katherine Mary Lucy Petre (d. 21 Oct 1932)

5. Sister Theresa Mary Louisa Petre, a nun

6. Sister Mary Winifrede Petre, a Sister of Charity (d. 31 Jul 1947)

7. Hon Eleanor Mary Petre (d. 17 Nov 1908), mar. 25 Aug 1880 Edward Southwell Trafford, of Wroxham Hall, co. Norfolk (d. 2 Aug 1912), and had issue

8. Hon Monica Mary Petre (d. 15 May 1907), mar. 5 Feb 1879 Lt Col John Erdeswick Butler-Bowdon DL, of Southgate, co. Derby, and Pleasington Hall, co. Lancaster (d. 2 Jan 1929), and had issue

died

4 Jul 1884 (bur. at Thorndon, co. Essex)

suc. by

son

 

Mgr William Joseph [Petre], 13th Baron Petre

born

26 Feb 1843

died

8 May 1893 (bur. at Thorndon, co. Essex)

suc. by

brother

note

a Domestic Chaplain at the Court of the Vatican

 

Bernard Henry Philip [Petre], 14th Baron Petre

born

31 May 1858

mar.

6 Jun 1899 Etheldreda Mary Audrey Clark (d. 4 Nov 1959), dau. of Rev William Robinson Clark DD, Professor of Philosophy at Trinity College, Toronto, Canada, and Vicar of Taunton, co. Somerset

only child

1. Hon Mary Francis Katherine Petre, later suo jure Baroness Furnivall

died

s.p.m. 16 Jun 1908 (bur. at Thorndon, co. Essex)

suc. by

brother

note

the abeyance of the Barony of Furnivall was terminated 3 May 1913 in favour of his only child, Hon Mary Frances Katherine Petre

 

Philip Benedict Joseph [Petre], 15th Baron Petre

born

21 Aug 1864

mar.

19 Jul 1888 Julia Mary Cavendish-Taylor (d. 23 Oct 1931), 1st dau. of George Cavendish-Taylor, of Elvaston Place, London, by his wife ..... Carroll, dau. of Charles Carroll, of Carolton, Maryland, USA

children

1. Hon Lionel George Carroll Petre, later 16th Baron Petre

1. Hon Barbara Louisa Mary Petre (b. 7 May 1889; d. 19...), mar. 29 Apr 1919 Robert Boyne Wallace Crothers (d. 22 Feb 1969), 1st son of Wallace Crothers, of Chew Magna, co. Somerset

2. Hon Clare Stella Mary Petre (b. 24 Feb 1893; d. 15 Jan 1960), mar. 20 Oct 1920 Col Dennis Malcolm King DSO MC (d. 12 Aug 1960), son of Edward J King, of Calcutta, India, and had issue

died

6 Dec 1908

suc. by

son

 

Lionel George Carroll [Petre], 16th Baron Petre

born

3 Nov 1890

mar.

28 Jun 1913 Catherine Margaret Boscawen JP (mar. (2) 21 Jul 1921 Sir Frederic Carne Rasch, 2nd Bt. CVO DSO;  d. 1983), only child of Capt Hon John Richard de Clare Boscawen (by his wife Lady Margaret Florence Lucy Byng, 3rd dau. by his second wife of George Stevens [Byng], 2nd Earl of Strafford), 3rd son of Evelyn [Boscawen], 6th Viscount Falmouth

children

1. Hon Joseph William Lionel Petre, later 17th Baron Petre

1. Hon Elizabeth Mary Lionel Margaret Petre (b. 13 Dec 1915), mar. 27 May 1935 Maj Robert Peter Healing (d. 1991), only son of Lt Col Robert Kingsbury Healing, of Camberley, co. Surrey, and has issue

died

30 Sep 1915

suc. by

son

note

Capt, Coldstream Guards

 

Joseph William Lionel [Petre], 17th Baron Petre

born

5 Jun 1914

mar.

25 Oct 1941 Marguerite Eileen Hamilton (d. 15 Jun 2003), dau. of Ion Wentworth Hamilton, of Nettlebed, co. Oxford

only child

1. Hon John Patrick Lionel Petre, later 18th Baron Petre

died

1 Jan 1989

suc. by

son

note

served in World War II 1939-45 as 2nd Lieut, Coldstream Guards; Capt, 5th Battalion Essex Regiment

 

John Patrick Lionel [Petre], 18th Baron Petre

born

4 Aug 1942

mar.

16 Sep 1965 Marcia Gwendolyn Plumpton, only dau. of Alfred Plumpton, of Portsmouth, co. Hampshire

children

1. Hon Dominic William Petre (b. 9 Aug 1966)

2. Hon Mark Julian Petre (b. 7 Nov 1969; dvp. 22 May 2004)

1. Hon Clare Helen Petre (b. 24 Nov 1973)

note

Lord Lieutenant of Essex since 2002

 

 Last updated 25 Jul 2012

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Titles:

18th Baron Petre, of Writtle in the County of Essex

(England, let. pat. 21 Jul 1603)

Count of the Holy Roman Empire

(by descent from Thomas [Arundell], 1st Baron Arundell of Wardour, who was created a Count of the Holy Roman Empire by Emperor Rudolph II on 14 Dec 1595.  The text of the imperial decree makes it plain that the honour is "descendible to all and each of the grantee's children, heir, posterity, and descendants of either sex, born or to be born, for ever")

 

 

Addresses:

Ingatestone Hall, Essex CM4 9NR

Writtle Park, Highwood, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 3QF

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