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Name Thomas Powys Lord Lilford [59, Lilford art, Vol VII, p.658], [63, Legh of Lyme, Vol III, p. 678], Half 3C5R
Birth 8 Apr 1775
Death 4 Jul 1825, Grosvenor Place
Burial 15 Jul 1835, Achurch, Northants
General Barrister. 2nd baron.
Education Eton, St John's Cantab, Lincoln's Inn
Father Thomas Powys Lord Lilford (1743-1800)
Mother Mary Mann (-1823)
Spouses
1 Henrietta Maria Vernon Atherton [59, Lilford art, Vol VII, p. 658], [63, Legh of Lyme, Vol III, p. 678]
Death 11 Aug 1820, Grosvenor Place
General Eldest dau & co-heir.
Father Robert Vernon Atherton (-1783)
Mother Herietta Maria Legh
Marriage 5 Dec 1797, Penwortham, Lancs [59, Lilford art, Vol VII, p.658]
Children Thomas Atherton (1801-1861)
  Robert Vernon (1802-1854)
  Horatio (1805-1877)
  Atherton Legh (1809-1886)
  Henry Littleton (1812-1863)
  Charles (1813-1897)
  Henrietta Maria (-1870)
  Eleanor (1800-1880)
  Mary (-1883)
  Elizabeth Atherton (ca1807-1891)
  Frances Hester (-1840)
  Jane Lucy (ca1810-1905)
Notes for Thomas Powys Lord Lilford
Martin P-L writes:

second baron.
1775 born
1794 admitted to Lincoln's Inn
1797 married Henrietta Maria Vernon Atherton, of Lancs. She brought into the marriage Bank Hall, which had come to her mother (nee Legh) from a first cousin, George Antony Legh-Keck.
1825 died.

They had six sons.
The second, Robert Vernon, married in Bengal. From him is descended the present Lord.
Numbers three and four both joined the church.
No. 3, born in the year of Trafalgar, was christened Horatio and became the bishop of Sodor & Mann.
Nos. 4 & 5 [recte 5 & 6] joined the army. [The fifth,] Major the Hon. Henry Littleton Powys added -Keck by Royal Licence (as another branch added Lybbe) which his descendants have retained. He served in the Sixtieth Regiment of Foot, the Royal Rifles. His brother Charles originally joined the Navy but transferred to the Ninth Lancers, whom he commanded at the relief of Lucknow. He was also engaged in the Sikh War and the Indian Mutiny.
Last Modified 5 Sep 2011 Created 9 Dec 2011 By Tim Powys-Lybbe

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