1 He died on 31 May 1969 at age 65. As of 2014 the titles are held by his eldest son, the ninth Marquess, who succeeded in 2006. John Loftus, 2nd Marquess of Ely KP, styled The Honourable John Loftus from 1785 to 1794 and Viscount Loftus from 1794 to 1806, was a peer in both the Irish and British peerages. Charles John Tottenham, later 8th Marquess of Ely 2d. He briefly represented Woodstock in Parliament in 1845. She then served as an Extra Lady of the Bedchamber until her death in 1890. As of 28 February 2014 the present Baronet has not successfully proven his succession and is therefore not on the Official Roll of the Baronetage, with the baronetcy considered dormant since 2006. 1 He was the son of George Leonard Tottenham and Cécile Elizabeth Burra. The Meade family descends from John Meade, who represented Dublin University and County Tipperary in the Irish House of Commons and served as Attorney-General to James, Duke of York. The next in line is the heir presumptive's heir apparent's son Charles Craig Luis Tottenham (born 2007). Lord Ely also succeeded his father as second Baronet in 1786. The similar title Marquess of the Isle of Ely was created with the Dukedom of Edinburgh in 1726. 22 Jul 1914; d. 5 Aug 1975), mar. Time Team Special 34 (2008) - The Mystery of the Roman Treasure. This family descended from Nicholas Loftus, 1st Viscount Loftus, who was raised to the Peerage of Ireland as Baron Loftus, of Loftus Hall in the County of Wexford, in 1751. The fifth Marquess died childless in 1925 and was succeeded by his youngest brother, George, the sixth Marquess. He is also a baronet in the Baronetage of Ireland. Earl of Clanwilliam is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. Lord Ely also succeeded his father as second Baronet in 1786. The heir presumptive is the present holder's brother Lord Timothy Craig Tottenham (born 1948). Marquess of Ely Lord Augustus Loftus, fourth son of the second Marquess of Ely and perhaps the most prominent member of the Loftus family. It was recreated in 1861 in the Peerage of the United Kingdom for Anne Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland. When he died in 1702 the titles became extinct. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. These titles are also in the Peerage of England. The Marquess of Ely, died in hospital, after a brief illness, 1 February, 2006. His arms were ‘argent, & trefoil vert’ which remain part of the Hervey Arms, and those of the Marquess of Bristol today. Charles Tottenham, brother of the first Baronet, also represented New Ross in the Irish Parliament. Between 1821 and 1869 the earls also held the title Baron Kingston, of Mitchelstown in the County of Cork, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. He was born Charles Tottenham, the son of Sir John Tottenham, 1st Baronet, who had been created a baronet, of Tottenham Green in the County of Wexford, in the Baronetage of Ireland in 1780, [1] by Elizabeth, daughter of Nicholas Loftus, 1st Viscount Loftus, sister and heiress of Henry Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely (see Viscount Loftus and Earl of Ely for earlier history of the Loftus family). John Henry Wellington Graham Loftus, 4th Marquess of Ely; Jane Loftus (née Hope-Vere), Marchioness of Ely. In 1783 he succeeded to the Loftus estates on the death of his maternal uncle the Earl of Ely and assumed the same year by Royal licence the surname of Loftus in lieu of his patronymic. 7 Oct 1944 Jane Elizabeth Martin, dau. Lord Augustus Loftus, fourth son of the second Marquess of Ely and perhaps the most prominent member of the Loftus family. Historical records matching John Henry Loftus, 5th Marquess of Ely John Henry Loftus, 5th Marquess of Ely in Tweed Daily (Murwillumbah, NSW) - Dec 22 1925 John Henry Loftus, 5th Marquess of Ely in Daily News (Perth, WA) - Dec 19 1925 John Henry Loftus, 5th Marquess of Ely in Examiner (Launceston, TAS) … John Henry Wellington Graham Loftus, 4th Marquess of Ely; Jane Loftus (née Hope-Vere), Marchioness of Ely. He had already been created Baron Hardwicke, of Hardwicke in the County of Gloucestershire, in 1733, and was made Viscount Royston at the same time as he was given the earldom. These titles were also in the Peerage of Great Britain. It is presently held by Henry Beresford, 9th Marquess of Waterford. Sir Alexander Robert Loftus Tottenham (1873–1946), son of John Francis Tottenham, was administrator of Pudukkottai in British India. It was created in 1789 for Wills Hill, 1st Earl of Hillsborough, a former Secretary of State. The latter's only surviving son, George, the seventh Marquess, was High Sheriff of County Fermanagh. It was created in 1850 for the prominent lawyer and Whig politician Charles Pepys, 1st Baron Cottenham. ) It was created in 1789 for George Beresford, 2nd Earl of Tyrone. Marquess of Ely, of the County of Wexford, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. He had previously represented County Wexford and Fethard in the Irish House of Commons. The title refers to Ely in County Wicklow, not to the City of Ely in Cambridgeshire, and the second syllable is pronounced to rhyme with "lee" rather than "lie" (the title is not pronounced in the same way as the first name Eli). In 1687, he was further honoured when he was made Marquess of Powis. the Marquess of Ely, and his given name is Charles John Tottenham. It was created in 1800 for Charles Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely. Marquess of Ely is no longer a Member of the Lords, but sat in the House under this title between 6 July 1972 and 11 November 1999. George, 7th Marquess of Ely, sold the property ca 1948 to Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Grosvenor DSO TD JP DL, Lord Hugh Grosvenor's younger son, who subsequently succeeded as 5th Duke of Westminster. He was succeeded by his eldest son, the second Earl. He served as Lord Chancellor from 1836 to 1841 and from 1846 to 1850. They had two daughters of whom the eldest, Lady Amabel, was created Countess De Grey in her own right in 1816. As of 2014 the titles are held by his eldest son, the ninth Marquess, who succeeded in 2006. Richard represented Kinsale in the Irish Parliament. The late Marquess was succeeded by his first cousin John Loftus, the fifth Marquess. Earl of Cromartie is a title that has been created twice, both for members of the Mackenzie family. These titles are also in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. These titles are also in the Peerage of Ireland. It became extinct with the death of the twelfth earl in 2011. Charles Tottenham Loftus, 1st Marquess of Ely, KP, PC (23 January 1738 – 22 March 1806) was an Anglo-Irish peer and politician. Marquess of Ely, of the County of Wexford, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The Very Reverend George Tottenham (1825–1911), son of Lord Robert Tottenham, was Dean of Clogher. It was created in 1800 for Charles Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely. Loftus was born on 3 September 1903 to George Herbert Loftus, 6th Marquess of Ely, by his second wife Ethel Beatrice Lempriere Gresley. She was born Jane Hope-Vere on December 3, 1821 to James Hope-Vere and Lady Elizabeth Hay, a daughter of the 7th Marquess of Tweeddale.Jane had seven siblings: Earl of Macclesfield is a title that has been created twice. He became known by the courtesy title Viscount Loftus when his father … Earl of Ely is a title that has been created three times in the Peerage of Ireland for members of the Loftus family. Earl of Hardwicke is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain. The heir presumptive is the present holder's brother Lord Timothy Craig Tottenham (born 1948). In 1703, he was created a Baronet, of Ballintubber in the County of Cork, in the Baronetage of Ireland. He was the eldest son of Reverend Lord Adam Loftus, third son of the second Marquess. Charles Tottenham, brother of the first Baronet, also represented New Ross in the Irish Parliament. He was succeeded by his son, Nicholas, the second Viscount. The eighth Marquess lived in Canada. It was created in 1800 for Charles Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely. The late Marquess was succeeded by his third cousin once removed, Charles Tottenham, who became the eighth Marquess. On his death in 1969 without surviving children the line of the second Marquess failed. Stopford had already been created Baron Courtown, of Courtown in the County of Wexford, on 19 September 1758, and was made Viscount Stopford at the same time he was given the earldom. Kgd., 1801); and a Bart. Lord Macclesfield was the great-grandson of the distinguished judge Sir Gilbert Gerard, Master of the Rolls from 1581 to 1594. Earl of Gosford is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The latter's only surviving son, George, the seventh Marquess, was High Sheriff of County Fermanagh. [1] That's it. He was further honoured when he was made Viscount Loftus, of Ely, in 1789,[3] Earl of Ely, in the Kingdom of Ireland, in 1794,[4] and Marquess of Ely, of the County of Wexford, in 1800,[5] all in the Peerage of Ireland, becoming one of the few persons to rise to the rank of Marquess without having inherited any peerages. We have created a browser extension. He was involved in the Rye House Plot of 1683, was sentenced to death but later pardoned by the King. Since 1979, the Earl of Cromartie has been chief of Clan Mackenzie. The late Marquess was succeeded by his first cousin John Loftus, the fifth Marquess. The Right Reverend Ann Tottenham, daughter of the eighth Marquess, was a bishop in the Anglican Church of Canada. This line of the family failed on the early death of his son, John, the fourth Marquess, in 1889. It was first created as Earl of Cromarty in the Peerage of Scotland in 1703 for Sir George Mackenzie, 2nd Baronet, but his titles were forfeited after the Jacobite rising of 1745. It was created in 1806 for Arthur Acheson, 2nd Viscount Gosford. Sir Alexander Robert Loftus Tottenham (1873–1946), son of John Francis Tottenham, was administrator of Pudukkottai in British India. Marquess of the Isle of Ely synonyms, Marquess of the Isle of Ely pronunciation, Marquess of the Isle of Ely translation, English dictionary definition of Marquess of the Isle of Ely. It will enhance any encyclopedic page you visit with the magic of the WIKI 2 technology. He was aged 92. 1 The aforementioned the Right Reverend Lord Robert Tottenham, second son of the first Marquess, was Bishop of Clogher. It was created in 1776 for John Meade, 1st Viscount Clanwilliam. It was created in 1768 for Edward King, 1st Viscount Kingston. His widow dies in 1821, having outlived her mother, who lives to be 97, by only five years. He had previously represented County Wexford in both the Irish and British Parliaments. John Colum Crichton-Stuart, 7th Marquess of Bute (born 26 April 1958), styled Earl of Dumfries before 1993, is a Scottish peer and a former racing driver, most notably winning the 1988 24 Hours of Le Mans.He does not use his title and prefers to be known solely as John Bute, although he had previously been called Johnny Dumfries before his ascension to the Marquessate. The first creation came in the Peerage of England in 1679 in favour of the soldier and politician Charles Gerard, 1st Baron Gerard. He was succeeded by his eldest son, the second Earl. He was born Charles Tottenham, the son of Sir John Tottenham, 1st Baronet, who had been created a baronet, of Tottenham Green in the County of Wexford, in the Baronetage of Ireland in 1780,[1] by Elizabeth, daughter of Nicholas Loftus, 1st Viscount Loftus, sister and heiress of Henry Loftus, 1st Earl of Ely (see Viscount Loftus and Earl of Ely for earlier history of the Loftus family). The Earl of Courtown, in the County of Wexford, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. [2] It was sold by the family in 1917 and is today owned by the Quigley family. Lord Hardwicke married Lady Jemima Campbell, only daughter of John Campbell, 3rd Earl of Breadalbane, and granddaughter and heiress of Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Kent, who succeeded her grandfather as Marchioness Grey in 1722. He represented both Fethard and Bannow in the Irish Parliament. Marquess of Londonderry 1816. It was created in 1800 for Thomas Taylour, 2nd Earl of Bective. Marquess of Headfort is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The next in line is the heir presumptive's heir apparent's son Charles Craig Luis Tottenham (born 2007). This title gave him and his descendants an automatic seat in the House of Lords. The 5th Duke upgraded the former stable-block into a fine residence about 1965. The 8th Marquess had been a member of the Trinity College School Community in Port Hope, Ontario, Canada for almost 70 years. On his death the titles passed to his eldest son, John, the third Marquess. It was created in 1754 for Philip Yorke, 1st Baron Hardwicke, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain from 1737 to 1756. He was a Tory politician and served under William Pitt the Younger as Treasurer of the Household from 1784 to 1793. 3 He died on 1 February 2006 at age 92. Jane Loftus, Marchioness of Ely was a Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Victoria from 1851 until 1889. He was further honoured when he was made Viscount Loftus, of Ely, in 1789, [3] Earl of Ely, in the Kingdom of Ireland, in 1794, [4] and Marquess of Ely, of the County of Wexford, in 1800, [5] all in the Peerage of Ireland, becoming one of the few persons to rise to the rank of Marquess without having inherited any peerages. He had earlier represented Yarmouth, Lancaster and Lancashire in the House of Commons. Lt Cdr Lord George Robert Tottenham CD RD RNR, granted the style and precedence of the younger son of a Marquess by Royal Warrant 1973 (b. In 1783 he succeeded to the Loftus estates on the death of his maternal uncle the Earl of Ely and assumed the same year by Royal licence the surname of Loftus in lieu of his patronymic. Henry Loftus Tottenham (1860–1950), son of John Francis Tottenham, son of Lord Robert Tottenham, was an admiral in the Royal Navy. Marquess of Ormonde 1816 and 1825. The first creation came in the Peerage of England in 1674 in favour of William Herbert, 3rd Baron Powis, a descendant of William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke. ELY, Marquess of, 1800: Earl of Ely, 1794: Viscount Loftus, 1789: Baron Loftus, 1785 (Irld. Jane Loftus, Marchioness of Ely. Lord Ely was succeeded by his eldest son, John, the second Marquess. Charles Tottenham, father of the first Baronet, represented New Ross in the Irish House of Commons. In 1785 he was raised to the Peerage of Ireland as Baron Loftus, of Loftus Hall in the County of Wexford. It was created on 12 April 1762 for James Stopford, 1st Baron Courtown. The daughter of James Joseph Hope-Vere; in 1844 she married John Henry Loftus, third Marquess of Ely. It was created on 4 January 1916 for John Hamilton-Gordon, 7th Earl of Aberdeen. The building that exists today was heavily renovated between 1872 and 1879 by the fourth Marquess of Ely, John Wellington Graham Loftus. 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