'Cope04'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Cope of Osbaston, Cope of Salford Priors

MGH identifies the arms of Cope of Osbaston as "Quarterly, Ermine and azure, a chapeau gules turned up of the first between two greyhounds courant in pale or".
James Cope of Salford Priors (b 1670, d 1740)
m. Sarah Haynes (b 1683, d 1715, dau of William Haynes)
1. William Cope (b 1705, d 1784)
  m. Anne
  A. Sarah Cope
2. Thomas Cope (b 1708, d 1793)
  m. Mary Cope (b 1707, d 1785)
  A. James Cope (b 1736, d 1773)
  i. John Cope (b 1761, d 1793)
a. John Cope (b 1788)
  ii. James Cope (b 1768, d 1796)
  B. Thomas Cope of Dunnington Heath (b 1738, d 1805)
  The following is supported by BLG1886 ('Cope of Osbaston Hall').
  m. (1770) Patience Eleanor Biscoe (dau of Elisha Biscoe of Holton Park)
  i. Thomas Cope of Coventry, 1st of Osbaston (b 1772, d 10.05.1837)
m1. Martha Boddington (dau of John Boddington of The Chase, Kenilworth)
  a. Thomas Cope of Osbaston Hall, Sheriff of Leicestershire (b 1799, d 01.09.1868) had issue
  m. Mary Greenaway Goldney (dau of Francis Bennett Goldney of Willow Brook)
  b.+ other issue
  m2. Charlotte Jane Lutwych (b 1770, d 1851, dau of Henry Lutwych, widow of William Benn)
  c. Skeffington Cope (dsp)
3. Jonas Cope (b 1710, d 1785)
  m. Elizabeth (b 1720, d 1774)
  A. Jonas Cope (b 1746, d 1818)
  i. Charles Cope (b 1782, d 1862)
  B. Thomas Cope of Hemsworth (b 1757, d 1813)
  m. Sarah Hammersley (dau of Hugh Hammersley)
  C.+ other issue - Michael (b 1754), James, John (d infant?), John (b 1760

Main source(s): MGH (NS3 vol 4 (1902), 'Cope of Salford Priors and Osbaston', p242+)
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