'BZmisc13'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Baikie of Tankerness, Belknap of Crofton, Belknap of Seintlynge, Bagwell of Marlfield

John Belknap (b c1305)
m. Alice
1. Sir Robert Belknap 'of Hempstead' and 'of Seintlynge' (d 19.01.1401, Chief Justice)
  m1. Amy
  m2. Juliana Darset (d 22.07.1414, dau of John Darset by Elizabeth Phelipp)
A. Sir Hamond or Hamon Belknap of Crofton 'of Seintlynge' (d 1428, Treasurer of Normandy)
  m. Joan Butler (dau of Sir Thomas Butler or Boteler of Sudley (Sudeley))
  i. John Belknap of Crofton, Kent (dsp 1436/7)
  ii. William Belknap of Crofton (dsp 1484/5)
  m. Alice Standish
  iii. Sir Henry Belknap of Beccles (Sussex) & Crofton (d 01.07.1488)
  The following is partly supported by BHO ('The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent', vol 2, 1797, 'Parishes: Orpington', Crofton).
  m. Margaret Knollys (dau of Richard Knollys)
a. Sir Edward Belknap of Weston (Warwickshire) & Crofton (d(spl?) 16.03.1521)
  m. Alice Burnby (dau of Thomas Burnby, son of George)
  The family web site shows the following Elizabeth as daughter of Sir Edward & Alice but TCB (vol i, Bishopp of Parham) identifies Elizabeth as an illegitimate child of Sir Edward. BHO does not mention her but identifies Edward's heirs as his (4) sisters.
  (3) Elizabeth Belknap
  m1. William Scott
  m2. Thomas Bishopp
b. Elizabeth Belknap
  m. Sir Philip Cooke of Giddey Hall
  c. Anne Belknap (b 13.05.1460)
  m. Sir Robert Wotton of Boughton Malherbe
d. Mary Belknap (b 1472, d 1564)
  m. Gerard Danett (Dannet of Dannet Hall)
  e. Alice Belknap
  m. Sir William Shelley of Michelgrove
  f. Griselda Belknap (d 1497) not mentioned by BHO
  m. John Cargyll or Carryll
iv. Philip Belknap 'of The Moat'
  a. Alice Belknap
  m. Henry Finch
  b. Agnes Belknap
v. Anne Belknap
  m. John Hallwell
  vi. Elizabeth Belknap (d 28.05.1470)
  m. William Ferrers, 7th Lord of Chartley (d 09.06.1450)
  vii. Griselda Belknap
  m. John Hende
  B. Joan Belknap
  The family web site suggests that Joan's first husband was Sir Ralph de Stonore but Visitation (Oxfordshire, Stoner) shows that it was Sir Ralph's father who married a daughter of Sir Ralph (should be Robert) Belknappe.
  m1. Edmund Stoner
  m2. (c1394) Sir Edmund Hampden (d c1420)
  C. Juliana Belknap
  m1. Robert de Avenel (son of John)
  m2. Nicholas Kymbell of Bedfordshire
  D.+ other issue - Thomas, John



Magnus Baikie in Orkney (a 1534)
1. Thomas Baikie (d 1613)
  m. Marjorie Paplay of Kirkwall
  A. James Baikie, 1st of Tankerness (d 1675)
  m. Barbara Smith of Ackergill, Caithness
  i. Arthur Baikie, 2nd of Tankerness (d 1679)
  m. (05.07.1665) Elizabeth Moncrieff
a. James Baikie, 3rd of Tankerness (dsp 1700)
  m. Barbara Baikie (cousin)
  ii. George Baikie, 4th of Tankerness (d 1730)
  m. Joan Stewart (dau of Col. Robert Stewart of Eday by Jean Gordon, dau of 14th Earl of Sutherland)
  a. Robert Baikie, 5th of Tankerness (d 1734)
  m. Margaret Sinclair (dau of L(aurence) Sinclair of Quendale)
  (1) James Baikie, 6th of Tankerness, Provost of Kirkwall (d 1764)
  m. Janet Douglas of Egilshay (of Morton family, granddau of Monteith of Egilshay)
  (A) Robert Baikie, 7th of Tankerness (d 04.04.1817)
  m. (12.02.1785) Mary Balfour (dau of Thomas Balfour of Huip)
  (i) James Baikie, 8th of Tankerness (b 04.04.1786, dsp 24.02.1869)
  m. (12.12.1814) Eleanor Anderson Wemyss (d 26.07.1862, dau of W. Wemyss of Cuttlehill)
  (ii) Robert Baikie, 9th of Tankerness (b 30.10.1799, dsp 05.08.1889, 4th son)
  m. (18.03.1852) Helen Elizabeth Davidson (dau of John Maxwell Davidson)
  (iii) Mary Baikie (d 05.01.1860)
  m1. W. Robertson (Lt.)
  m2. _ Skelton (RN)
  m3. Joseph Dover of Keswick, Cumberland
By her 3rd marriage, Mary had a daughter whose son inherited Tankerness and changed his family name from Cowan to Baikie.
  (iv) Frances Baikie
  m. Gilbert Traill (RN)
  (v)+ other issue - Thomas (b 02.04.1791, d 11.08.1811, RN), William (b 29.04.1797, d 10.1823), Janet Douglas (d young)
  (B) daughter
  m. Alexander Douglas of Spynie
  (2) Janet Baikie (d 11.06.1733) probably of this generation
  m. (1729) Sir Robert Baird, 3rd Bart of Saughton Hall (d 08.09.1742)
  ii. Margery Baikie (d before 1678)
  m. (1657) George Balfour of Pharey
  B. Elspeth Baikie (d 26.03.1689) apparently of this generation
  m. (mcrt 26.11.1620) Thomas Moncreiffe in Kirkwall



William Bagwell of Ballyloughane (a 1707)
1. John Bagwell of Clonmell & Burgagary
  A. William Bagwell (d 1756, Colonel, MP)
  m. (1749) Jane Harper (dau/heir of John Harper of Belgrove)
  i. John Bagwell of Marlfield, co. Tipperary (Colonel, MP)
  m. (1774) Mary Hare (dau of Richard Hare of Ennismore, sister of William, 1st Earl of Listowel)
  a. William Bagwell of Marlfield (d unm 1825, Colonel, MP)
  b. Edward Bagwell (Dean of Clogher) had issue
  m. (1808) Margaret Croker (dau of Edward Croker of Ballinagrad)
  c. Margaret Bagwell
  m. John Kelly of Strancally Castle
  d. Jane Bagwell
  m. (25.10.1805) Sir Eyre Coote (Lt. General)
  e. Catherine (Adeline) Bagwell
  m. (14.09.1807) John Croker of Ballinagrad
  f. Mary Bagwell
  m. Henry Langley of Brittas Castle

Main source(s):
(1) For Belknap (uploaded 16.07.07) : www.belnapfamily.org with a little support from Berry's Essex Pedigrees (1878, Cooke)
(2) For Baikie (uploaded 02.09.07) : BLG1952 (Baikie of Tankerness)
(3) For Bagwell (uploaded 16.01.09) : BLGI1912 (Bagwell of Marlfield)
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