Biography of Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742

Family Trees

Descent

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In 1651 [his father] Walter St John 3rd Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1622-1708 (28) and [his mother] Johanna St John Baronetess St John Lydiard Tregoze 1631-1705 (19) were married.

Before 1708 Walter St John 3rd Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1622-1708. Portrait of Elizabeth Banks Countess Aylesford. Lydiard House.

Before 17 Oct 1652 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 was born to [his father] Walter St John 3rd Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1622-1708 and [his mother] Johanna St John Baronetess St John Lydiard Tregoze 1631-1705.

On 17 Oct 1652 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 was baptised.

On 11 Jan 1673 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (20) and [his wife] Mary Rich -1678 were married.

On 16 Sep 1678 [his son] Henry St John 1st Viscount Bolingbroke 1678-1751 was born to Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (25) and [his wife] Mary Rich -1678.

On 30 Sep 1678 [his wife] Mary Rich -1678 died in childbirth.

Before 20 Nov 1684 William Estcourt 3rd Baronet 1654-1684 served as foreman of the jury which acquitted Edward Nosworthy. During the course of the celebrations that followed in the Globe Tavern, Fleet Street an altercation broke out between Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 and Francis Stonehouse 1654-1738. William Estcourt 3rd Baronet 1654-1684 was killed by either or both Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 and Francis Stonehouse 1654-1738. Both were fined and pardoned.

John Evelyn's Diary 1684 December. 20 Dec 1684. A villainous murder was perpetrated by Mr. St. John (32), eldest son to [his father] S' Walter St. John (62), a worthy gentleman, on a knight of quality*, in a tavern. The offender was sentenc'd and repriev'd. So many horrid murders and duels were committed about this time as were never before heard of in England, which gave much cause of complaint and murmurings.

On 01 Jan 1687 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (34) and [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 (21) were married.

Before 05 Aug 1736 Enoch "The Younger" Seeman Painter 1694-1744. Portrait of a Lady from the St John Family. Thought to be Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736.

Before 05 Aug 1736 John Vanderbank Painter 1694-1739 (circle of). Portrait of Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 in Coronation Robes.

Before 1691. John Riley Painter 1646-1691. Portrait of Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742.

On 22 May 1701 [his son] Henry St John 1st Viscount Bolingbroke 1678-1751 (22) and Frances Winchcombe Viscountess Bolingbroke 1680-1718 (20) were married at St Dunstan's in the East Parish.

Before 1718. Michael Dahl Painter 1659-1743. Portrait of Frances Winchcombe Viscountess Bolingbroke 1680-1718. Lydiard House.

Before 1718. Charles D'Agar 1669-1723. Portrait of Frances Winchcombe Viscountess Bolingbroke 1680-1718.

On 03 May 1702 [his son] John St John 2nd Viscount St John 1702-1748 was born to Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (49) and [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 (36).

In 1705 [his mother] Johanna St John Baronetess St John Lydiard Tregoze 1631-1705 (73) died.

On 03 Jul 1708 [his father] Walter St John 3rd Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1622-1708 (86) died. His son Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (55) succeeded 4th Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze in Wiltshire (1611).

Before Jun 1712 [his son] Henry St John 1st Viscount Bolingbroke 1678-1751 was created 1st Viscount Bolingbroke. Frances Winchcombe Viscountess Bolingbroke 1680-1718 by marriage Viscountess Bolingbroke.

In 1716 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (63) was created 1st Viscount St John. [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 (50) by marriage Viscountess St John.

Before 21 Dec 1732 [his son] John St John 2nd Viscount St John 1702-1748 and Anne Furnese 1712-1747 were married.

On 05 Aug 1736 [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736 (70) died.

On 08 Apr 1742 Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 (89) died. He was buried at St Mary's Church, Battersea.

[his son] Sons x 2 St John was born to Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 and [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736.

[his daughter] Daughter St John was born to Henry St John 1st Viscount St John 1652-1742 and [his wife] Angelica Magdalena Pellissary Viscountess St John 1666-1736.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: St John

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 24 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 22 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 17 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 10 Grand Son of King Edward III England

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 16 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Ancestry

Father: Walter St John 3rd Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1622-1708 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England St John Arms

GrandFather: John St John 1st Baronet St John Lydiard Tregoze 1585-1648 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England St John Arms

Great GrandFather: John St John 1552-1594 7 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England St John Arms

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas St John 1525-1589 6 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England St John Arms

Great x 3 GrandFather: John St John 1505-1576 8 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 St John Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: John St John 1473-1512 7 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307 St John Arms

Great x 4 GrandMother: Joan Iwardby 1485-1553

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Carew 1508-1635 5 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandFather: Richard Carew 1469-1520 4 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England

Great x 4 GrandMother: Malyn Oxenbridge

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Blount 1540-1597 13 x Great Granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England Blount Arms

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Blount 1510-1564 12 x Great Grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England Blount Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: Richard Blount 1467-1508 11 x Great Grandson of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England Blount Arms

Great GrandMother: Lucy Hungerford 11 x Great Granddaughter of Henry III King England 1207-1272 Hungerford Arms

Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Hungerford -1596 10 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272 Hungerford Arms

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford Heytesbury 1503-1540 9 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272 Hungerford Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: Edward Hungerford -1522 8 x Great Grandson of Henry III King England 1207-1272 Hungerford Arms

Great x 4 GrandMother: Jane Zouche 1480-1521 11 x Great Granddaughter of King Henry I "Beauclerc" England Zouche Arms

Great x 3 GrandMother: Susan Danvers 1478-1527 Danvers Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: John Danvers 1452-1514 Danvers Arms

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Dormer 1525-1603

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Dormer 1513-1575

Great x 4 GrandFather: Robert Dormer 1486-1552

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Sidney -1542 Sidney Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: William Sidney 1482-1554 Sidney Arms

Great x 4 GrandMother: Anne Pakenham 1485-1544

GrandMother: Anne Leighton -1628

Great GrandFather: Thomas Leighton

Mother: Johanna St John Baronetess St John Lydiard Tregoze 1631-1705 13 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

GrandFather: Oliver St John 1598-1673 12 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

Great GrandFather: Oliver St John 1575-1626 11 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Alexander St John 1545-1598 10 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander St John 1497-1551 9 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

Great x 4 GrandFather: John St John 1450-1525 8 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216 St John Arms

Great x 4 GrandMother: Sybil of Lansgtone Manor 1462-1502

Great GrandMother: Sarah Bulkeley

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Bulkeley