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Francis Burdett

Francis Burdett

Male 1813 - 1892  (79 years)


  • Name Francis Burdett  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth 23 Mar 1813  Great Cumberland Place, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
    • son of William Jones Burdett and Sarah Holmes Hodgkinson [6, 7]
    Baptism 19 May 1813  St Marylebone, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Education 1829 - 1830  Charterhouse, Smithfield Find all individuals with events at this location ; Boone's  [4, 7, 8
    Education 1832 - 1834  Trinity College, Cambridge Find all individuals with events at this location   [4, 7
    • does not appear to have taken a degree
    Occupation 1834 -  Army Officer  [4, 7
    Post/Rank/Title 1834  Cornet, 13th Dragoons  [4
    Post/Rank/Title 1837  Lieutenant, 17th Lancers  [4
    Marriage 27 Oct 1842  St Mary Magdalene, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location ; Amelia Eliza Sharp, ~1822-1866  [7, 9
    • daughter of Major James Sharp.
    Post/Rank/Title 1845  Major  [4
    Marriage 22 Aug 1867    [5
    Mary Dorothy Smith,   b. abt 1830, Gainford Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 1908, 30 Rutland Court, Knightsbridge Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence abt 1869 -  Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location   [10, 11
    Post/Rank/Title 1875  Lieut-Colonel, 17th Lancers  [4
    Post/Rank/Title 07 Jun 1880 -  7th Baronet of Foremark  [2, 5
    • Succeeded his cousin Robert Burdett, 6th Baronet (b. 16 Apr 1796, d. 07 Jun 1880), son of Sir Francis Burdett, 5th Baronet, radical MP.
    Occupation Apr 1881  Baronet, J.P., Lieut-Col.  [1
    Residence Apr 1881  Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    Post/Rank/Title Apr 1891  DL  [2
    Post/Rank/Title Apr 1891  JP  [2
    Residence Apr 1891  Foremark Hall, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Residence 1892  Ramsbury Manor, Ramsbury Find all individuals with events at this location   [11
    Death 31 May 1892  6 Chesham Place, Westminster Find all individuals with events at this location   [3, 4, 7
    Burial Jun 1892  Foremark Hall, Derbyshire Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Probate 15 Sep 1892  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; 80,613 1s. 11d.  [11
    • Burdett Sir Francis baronet of Foremark Derbyshire of Ramsbury Wilts and of Ancaster House Richmond Surrey formerly a Lieutenant-Colonel in Her Majesty's Army died 31 May 1892 at 6 Chesham Place Middlesex Probate London 15 September to Dame Mary Dorothy Burdett widow the Honourable Henry Dudley Ryder and William Joseph Jarrett esquire Effects 80613 1s. 11d. [NPC]
    Notes 
    • Burdett, Francis. b. 23 Mar. 1813, 1st s. of William Jones Burdett of Copt Hall, Twickenham , Boone's, Jun 1829-May 1830. Trin., Camb. 13th Drag. 1834; 17th Lancers 1837; ret. Lt.-Col. 1851; Lt.-Col. 17th Lancers 1875-84; commanded 8th Middlesex R.V. Of Foremarke Hall, Derbs, and Ramsbury Manor, Wilts,; J.P. for Derbs., Berks., Wilts., and Surrey; D.L. for Berks.; High Sheriff of Surrey 1880. Provincial Grand-Master of the Freemasons of Middlesex. Succeeded his cousin as 7th Bt, 1880. m. (1) 1842, Amelia Eliza, ygst. d. of Major James Sharp of Kincarrathie, Perthshire; (2) 1867, Mary Dorothy, d. of John Smyth of Cleatlam, Durham. d. London 31 May 1892. [Charterhouse School Register]
    • Adm. pens. (age 18) at Trinity, July 12, 1831. S. and h. of William Jones [of Copt Hall, Twickenham, Middlesex.] B. Mar. 23, 1813, in London. School, Charterhouse. Matric. Michs. 1832. Entered the Army (Cornet, 13th Dragoons, 1834; Lieut., 17th Lancers, 1837; Major, 1845-52; Lieut.-Col., 17th Lancers, 1875-84). Succeeded his cousin, Sir Robert Burdett, as 7th Bart., June 7, 1880. Of Foremarke Hall, Derbs., and of Ramsbury Manor, Wilts. High Sheriff of Surrey, 1880. D.L. for Berks. J.P. for Derbs., Wilts., Berks. and Surrey. Provincial Grand Master of Freemasons of Middlesex. Twice married and had issue. Died May 31, 1892, aged 79. Buried at Foremarke. [Cambridge University Alumni]
    • Prominent Freemason. Provincial Grand Master of Middlesex. Consecrated Citadel Lodge 1897 on 14 May 1881.
    Person ID I0684  Tatham | Christopher branch | Spouse
    Last Modified 01 May 2014 

    Family Mary Dorothy Smith,   b. abt 1830, Gainford Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 1908, 30 Rutland Court, Knightsbridge Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Marriage 22 Aug 1867    [5
    Notes 
    • 12 servants in 1891
    Children 
    +1. Georgiana Maie Burdett,   b. 12 Jun 1868, Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1941, Fortfield Hotel, Sidmouth Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Francis Burdett,   b. 05 Jul 1869, Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1951, Ramsbury Manor, Ramsbury Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. Maud Clara Frances Burdett,   b. 05 Jul 1872, Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1951, 6 The Avenue, Lewes Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 01 Dec 2013 
    Family ID F1747  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 23 Mar 1813 - Great Cumberland Place, Marylebone Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 19 May 1813 - St Marylebone, Marylebone Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Boone's - 1829 - 1830 - Charterhouse, Smithfield Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 1832 - 1834 - Trinity College, Cambridge Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - Amelia Eliza Sharp, ~1822-1866 - 27 Oct 1842 - St Mary Magdalene, Richmond-upon-Thames Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - abt 1869 - - Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1881 - Ancaster House, Richmond-upon-Thames Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - Foremark Hall, Derbyshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1892 - Ramsbury Manor, Ramsbury Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 31 May 1892 - 6 Chesham Place, Westminster Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - Jun 1892 - Foremark Hall, Derbyshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 80,613 1s. 11d. - 15 Sep 1892 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S01] Census, UK, 1881.
      age 68 b Marylebone

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 78 b Great Cumberland Place, London W.

    3. [S02] BMD Index, death reg St George Hanover Sq, 2Q1892.
      age 79

    4. [S15] Cambridge University Alumni.

    5. [S62] The Family of Christopher and some others.

    6. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St Marylebone Church, 19 May 1813.
      b 23 Mar 1813

    7. [S13] thePeerage.com.

    8. [S20] School and College Registers, Charterhouse.

    9. [S06] Parish Registers, marriages, St Mary Magdalene, Richmond/T, 27 Oct 1842.

    10. [S07] Other Sources, Title deeds: Streatlam Estate.
      Durham Record Office, ref D/St/D1/5/103

    11. [S14] National Probate Calendar.