Click on coloured text: Biographies, Paternal Family Trees, Places, Dates, General, Work in Progress.

Hover over the Photos and Paintings for larger images.

Hover over the Burger top left for the Menu.

Cumberland

In 1451 Anne Threlkeld 1451-1511 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (16) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (15) at Cumberland

On 25 Nov 1467 Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 was born to Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 (43) and Mabel Parr Baroness Dacre Gilsland -1508 at Cumberland .

Brampton, Cumberland

In 1275 Philip Neville of Scotton 1210-1275 (65) died at Brampton, Cumberland

On 09 Mar 1314 Robert Neville -1314 died at Brampton, Cumberland

In 1410 Thomas Dacre 1410-1448 was born to Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458 (22) and Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland at Brampton, Cumberland

Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

Around 1424 Margaret Dacre 1424-1452 was born to Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458 (36) and Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland at Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

On 01 Jun 1792 James Graham 2nd Baronet Graham 1792-1861 was born to James Graham 1st Baronet Graham 1761-1824 (31) at Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

In Apr 1339 Ralph Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1290-1339 (49) died at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland . His son William Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1319-1361 (20) succeeded as 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland (1C 1321) .

In 1370 Joan Dacre 1370-1456 was born to Hugh Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1335-1383 (35) and Elizabeth Maxwell Countess Atholl 1335-1370 (35) at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland . Date adjusted from 1379 to accommodate her mother's death in 1370.

On 01 Jan 1370 Elizabeth Maxwell Countess Atholl 1335-1370 (35) died at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

On 27 Oct 1387 Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458 was born to William Dacre 5th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1357-1398 (30) and Joan Douglas Baroness Dacre Gilsland at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland .

Around 1424 Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485 was born to Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458 (36) and Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

In Jan 1538 Magdalen Dacre Viscountess Montague 1538-1608 was born to William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1493-1563 (45) and Elizabeth Talbot Baroness Dacre Gilsland at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland .

On 07 Apr 1578 Mary Dacre Baroness Audley Waldon 1563-1578 (14) died in Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland .

On 29 Aug 1588 Francis Howard 1588-1660 was born to William "Belted" Howard 1563-1640 (24) and Elizabeth Dacre 1564-1639 (23) at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

On 09 Oct 1639 Elizabeth Dacre 1564-1639 (74) died in Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland .

On 07 Oct 1640 William "Belted" Howard 1563-1640 (76) died at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland . He was buried at Greystoke, Cumberland

William Howard was born to Philip Howard 1581-1640 at Naworth Castle, Naworth, Brampton, Cumberland

Brough, Cumberland

Brough Castle, Brough, Cumberland

After 12 Aug 1332 Edward Balliol I King Scotland 1283-1367 (49) stayed at Brough Castle, Brough, Cumberland

Carlisle, Cumberland

On 09 Feb 1307 Thomas Bruce 1284-1307 (23) was hanged at Carlisle, Cumberland

On 09 Feb 1307 Alexander Bruce 1285-1307 (22) was hanged at Carlisle, Cumberland

On 03 Mar 1323 Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle 1270-1323 (53) was hanged for having negotiated a truce with the Scots at Carlisle, Cumberland

Before Apr 1360 Matthew Redman 1303-1360 (57) died at Carlisle, Cumberland

In 1393 Richard Redman Master of the Horse 1350-1426 (43) held a tournament at Carlisle, Cumberland

After 10 May 1461 John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 (30) raised the siege at Carlisle, Cumberland

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 (21) made a drawing of the death of Henry VII (he wasn't present). The drawing shows those present and in some cases provides their arms by which they can be identified. From top left clockwise:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (61)
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (22)
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541 (44)
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 (27)
Matthew Baker Governor Jersey -1513
John Sharpe of Coggleshall in Essex -1518
Physician holding urine bottle
William Tyler
Hugh Denys
William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) given his age of around nineteen at the King's death. He appears to be holding a Staff of Office although sources state he wasn't appointed Gentleman Usher, in which role he would have a Staff of Office, until Henry VIII's Coronation in Jun 1509.
The Arms below him are Quarterly 1 Lozengy argent & gules (FitzWilliam); 2 Arms of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 3 Quartered 1 possibly Plantagent with white border ie Holland 2 and 3 Tibetot, 4 Unknown, overall a star for difference indicating third son. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (41) daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 . It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) . William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was the childhood companion of Henry VIII (17) .
Physician holding urine bottle

On 21 Mar 1557 Anne Dacre Countess Arundel 1557-1630 was born to Thomas Dacre 4th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1527-1566 (30) and Elizabeth Leybourne Duchess Norfolk 1536-1567 (21) at Carlisle, Cumberland

On 13 Jun 1592 Henry Scrope 9th Baron Scrope Bolton 1534-1592 (58) died at Carlisle, Cumberland . His son Thomas Scrope 10th Baron Scrope Bolton 1567-1609 (25) succeeded as 10th Baron Scrope Bolton . Philadelphia Carey Baroness Scrope Bolton by marriage Baroness Scrope Bolton .

On 22 Jul 1620 Thomas Tully Divine 1620-1676 was born in Carlisle, Cumberland .

See Carlisle Cathedral, Carlisle, Cumberland

Carlisle Castle, Carlisle, Cumberland

Catterlen, Cumberland

Cockermouth, Cumberland

On 04 Apr 1406 Ralph Neville 2nd Earl Westmoreland 1406-1484 was born to John Neville 1387-1420 (19) and Elizabeth Holland at Cockermouth, Cumberland .

Bridekirk, Cockermouth, Cumberland

On 25 Jul 1633 Joseph Williamson 1633-1701 was born in Bridekirk, Cockermouth, Cumberland .

Crookdale, Cumberland

Hawkshead, Cumberland

Heversham, Cumberland

Levens, Heversham, Cumberland

Around 1483 William Redman Lord Harewood -1483 died . He was buried at Levens, Heversham, Cumberland . His brother Edward Redman Lord Harewood 1455-1510 (28) succeeded as Lord Harewood . Elizabeth Huddlestone Lady Harewood 1450-1526 (33) by marriage Lord Harewood .

Millom, Cumberland

Around 1425 John Huddlestone 7th Lord Millom 1425-1494 was born to Richard Huddlestone 1398-1428 (27) and Margaret Harrington 1376-1429 (49) at Millom, Cumberland

On 15 Apr 1513 Mary Fenwick Lady Millom -1513 died at Millom, Cumberland

Netherby, Cumberland

On 25 Oct 1861 James Graham 2nd Baronet Graham 1792-1861 (69) died at Netherby, Cumberland . His son Frederick Ulric Graham 3rd Baronet Graham 1820-1888 (41) succeeded as 3rd Baronet Graham of Netherby in Cumberland . Jane Hermione Seymour Baronetess Graham 1832-1909 (29) by marriage Baronetess Graham of Netherby in Cumberland .

Outhgill, Cumberland

Pendragon Castle, Outhgill, Cumberland

After 12 Aug 1332 Edward Balliol I King Scotland 1283-1367 (49) stayed at Pendragon Castle, Outhgill, Cumberland

Ravenglass, Cumberland

Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Cumberland

On 11 Nov 1816 Charles Hugh Lindsay 1816-1889 was born at Muncaster Castle, Ravenglass, Cumberland

17 Jan 1918 . Times Newspaper Marriages . THE EARL OF CARLISLE (23) AND MISS RUTHVEN
The Marriage of Lieutenant the Earl of Carlisle (23) and Miss Bridget Helen Ruthven eldest daughter of the Master of Ruthven (47) and the Hon. Mrs. Ruthven took place yesterday at St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge . The ceremony was performed by the Bishop of Oxford (Dr. Charles Gore) (64) , cousin of the bride. assisted bv the Rev. Canon Sheppard, D.D. Sub-Dean of the Chapel Royal (37) .
The bride, who was given away by her father (47) wore a gown of cloth of silver, covered with Old Brussels lace. and lace sleeves, and as tulle veil vith wreath of real orange blossom. and carried a bouquet of myrtle. She was attended by three little pages and one bridesmaid. The pages were Master Patrick Hore-Ruthven, son of Lieutenant-Colonel the Hon. Alexander and Mrs. Hore-Ruthvcn, couson of the bride Master Michael Henley son or the Hon. Francis and Lady Dorothy Henley; and Master Anthony Toynbee son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Toynbee, cousins of the bridegroom. They wore Kate Greenaway costumes of pale pink satin, with lawn collars and cuffs. The bridesmaid, Miss Jean Ruthven, sister of the bride, also wore pale pink satin, with a ruby-coloured velvet waistband embroidered in silver, a pale pink veil, with wreath of green leaves. She carried a small bouquet of myrtle. Lioutetant Henry Bovell, R.N.. was best man.
Among those present were:-
The Hon. Mrs. Ruthven and the Misses Ruthven, Mrs. Jampson grandmother of the bride. Lord Ruthven, the Hon. Mrs. Alexander Hore-Ruthin. the Hon. Geoffrey Howard. M.P.. Professor Gilbert Murray and Lady Mary Murray. Lady Cecelia Roberts. Lady Dorothy Hanley, Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Toynbee. the Duchess of Buccleuch and lady Sybil Scott, Winifred Countess of Arran, Lady Winifred Gore and Mrs. Dougal Malcolm, Mr. and Lady Mary Ehart, Viscountess Hambleden and the Hon. Edith Smith, Lord Sheffield, Viscount and Viscountess Dunluce. the Countess of Selkirk, Lord and Lady Stuart-Wortley, Grace Countess of Weymss, the Dowager Countems of Airlie. Lady Helen Mitford, Mrs. L'Estrange. Mrs. L'Estrange Malone, Lady Alwyne Compton. Lady Victoria Russell and the Misses Russell. Lady Jane Combe and the Misses Combe. Lady Blanche Conyngham, Lady (Francis) Howard, Lady Gore, Lady Paget aind Miss Winifred Paget. ....
Men from nthe ship on which the Earl of Carlislc served at the Battle of Jutlaud formed a Guard of honour as the brlde and bridegroom left the church. There was no reception after the ceremony, but relatives went on to Farm House, Pont Street, Chelsea, London . Later the Earl (23) and Countess of Carlisle left to spend the honeymoon at Muncaster Castle , the brlde vearing a dress of mole-coloured chiffon velvet with a fur coat aud a mole velvet toque.

Shap, Cumberland

Sizergh, Cumberland

In 1466 Douce Croft 1415-1466 (51) died in Sizergh, Cumberland .

Sizergh Castle, Sizergh, Cumberland

Solway Moss, Cumberland

Battle of Solway Moss

On 25 Nov 1542 Thomas Wharton 1st Baron Wharton 1495-1568 (47) commanded the English forces at Battle of Solway Moss at Solway Moss, Cumberland . John Thynne 1515-1580 (27) fought. Of the Scottish army Malcolm Fleming 3rd Lord Fleming 1494-1547 (48) , Gilbert Kennedy 3rd Earl Cassilis 1515-1558 (27) and Laurence Oliphant 3rd Lord Oliphant -1566 fought.

St Bees, Cumberland

Cross Hill House,St Bees, Cumberland

Around 1519 Edmund Grindal Archbishop York 1519-1583 was born in Cross Hill House,St Bees, Cumberland .

Threlkeld, Cumberland

In 1450 Lancelot Threlkeld 1450-1512 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (15) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (14) at Threlkeld, Cumberland

In 1463 Jane Threlkeld 1463-1542 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (28) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (27) at Threlkeld, Cumberland

Around 1466 James Threlkeld 1466-1468 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (31) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (30) at Threlkeld, Cumberland

Around 1468 Elizabeth Threlkeld 1468-1470 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (33) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (32) at Threlkeld, Cumberland

Around 1470 Christopher Threlkeld 1470-1539 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (35) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (34) at Threlkeld, Cumberland

In 1502 Margaret Threlkeld 1459-1502 (43) died at Threlkeld, Cumberland

On Dec 1512 Lancelot Threlkeld 1450-1512 (62) died at Threlkeld, Cumberland

Yanwath, Cumberland

In 1478 Margaret Threlkeld 1478-1551 was born to Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (43) and Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford 1436-1493 (42) at Yanwath, Cumberland

On 22 Apr 1493 Lancelot Threlkeld 1435-1493 (58) died at Yanwath, Cumberland

In 1500 Richard Dudley 1500-1593 was born to Thomas Dudley 1475-1530 (25) and Margaret Threlkeld 1478-1551 (22) at Yanwath, Cumberland .

On 01 Jan 1593 Richard Dudley 1500-1593 (93) died at Yanwath, Cumberland .