'Noel03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Noel of Campden, Noel of Dalby, Noel of Gainsborough, Noel of Kirkby Mallory (or Malory), Noel of Luffenham, Noel of Wentworth, Noel of Whitwell

Andrew Noel of Dalby and Brook, Sheriff of Rutland (a 1548)
m1. Elizabeth Hopton (dau of John Hopton of Hopton)
1. Sir Andrew Noel of Dalby (and Brook), Sheriff of Rutland (d 09.10.1607)
  m. Mabel Harington (dau of Sir James Harington of Exton)
  A. Sir Edward Noel, 1st Lord of Ridlington, 2nd Viscount Campden (d 08.03.1642/3)
  m. (20.12.1605) Julian Hicks (d 25.11.1680, dau of Baptist Hicks, 1st Viscount Campden)
i. Baptist Noel, 3rd Viscount Campden (b 1612, d 29.10.1682)
  m1. (25.12.1632) Anne Feilding (dsps 24.03.1636, dau of William, 1st Earl of Denbigh)
  a.+ issue (d young) - Charles, Charles, Edward
  m2. (06.1636/8) Anne Lovet (d 25.01.1638-9, dau of Sir Robert Lovet of Lipscombe)
  d. child (still-born)
  m3. (21.12.1639) Hester Wotton (bpt 11.01.1615/6, a 02.1645, dau of Thomas Wotton, 2nd Lord)
  e. Edward Noel, 1st Earl of Gainsborough (bpt 27.01.1640-1, d 1689)
m1. (05.1661) Elizabeth Wriothesley (dau of Thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of Southampton)
  (1) Wriothesley Baptist Noel, 2nd Earl of Gainsborough (d 21.09.1690)
  m. Catherine Greville (d 07.02.1703/4, dau of Fulk Greville, 5th Lord Brooke)
  (A) Elizabeth Noel (d 19.03.1737)
  m. (09.06.1704) Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland (b 17.03.1682, d 04.07.1726)
  (B) Rachel Noel (d 19.09.1709)
  m. (26.02.1705-6) Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort (b 02.04.1684, d 24.05.1714)
  (2) Frances Noel (b c1662, d 29.09.1684)
  m. (27.08.1683) Simon Digby, 4th Lord (b 18.07.1657, d 19.01.1685)
  (3) Jane Noel (b c1667, d 10.09.1733)
m. (22.05.1686) William Digby, 5th Lord (b c1662, d 29.11.1752)
  (4) Elizabeth Noel
  m. Richard Norton of Southampton
  (5) Juliana Noel (d unm)
m2. (23.04.1683) Mary Herbert (b c1649, d 06.04.1693, dau of Hon. James Herbert of Kingsey)
  f. Henry Noel of North Luffenham (d 21.09.1677)
  m. Elizabeth Wale (bur 28.01.1681-2, dau of Sir William Wale of Wakerley)
  (1) Juliana Noel (b c1671, d 17.10.1750)
  m. (26.01.1687-8) Charles Boyle, 3rd Earl of Cork, 2nd Earl of Burlington (d 09.02.1703-4)
  g. Mary Noel (d 20.08.1719)
  m.James Compton, 3rd Earl of Northampton (b 19.08.1622, d 15.12.1681)
h. Juliana Noel (bpt 04.02.1646, d 14.09.1667)
  m. (30.07.1664) William Allington, 3rd Lord (b c1634, d 01.02.1684, Major General)
  i. Elizabeth Noel (d 30.07.1719)
  m. (16.08.1677) Charles Berkeley, 2nd Earl of Berkeley (b 08.04.1649, d 24.09.1710)
  j. Hesther Noel (d infant)
  m4. (06.07.1655) Elizabeth Bertie (d 1683, dau of Montagu Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsey)
  k. Baptist Noel of Luffenham
m. (1682) Susannah Fanshaw (dau of Sir Thomas Fanshaw of Jenkins)
  (1) Baptist Noel of Luffenham, 3rd Earl of Gainsborough (b 1684, d 16.04.1714)
m. (before 13.02.1706-7) Dorothy Manners (b 13.09.1681, d 27.04.1734/9, dau of John Manners, 1st Duke of Rutland)
  (A) Baptist Noel, 4th Earl of Gainsborough (b 1708, d 21.03.1751)
  m. (1728) Elizabeth Chapman (b c1707, d 13.12.1771, dau of William Chapman, gamekeeper)
  (i) Baptist Noel, 5th Earl of Gainsborough (b 08.06.1740, d unm 27.05.1759)
  (ii) Henry Noel, 6th Earl of Gainsborough (b 1743, d unm 08.04.1798)
  (iii) Jane Noel
  m. (before 1759) Gerard Anne Edwards of Welham Grove (bpt 28.03.1734) @@ below
  Ancestors of the Earls of Gainsborough of the 2nd creation.
  (iv) Juliana Noel (d 18.12.1760)
  m. (07.02.1760) George Evans, 3rd Lord Carbery (d 26.05.1783)
  (v) Lucy Noel
  m. (13.04.1765) Sir Horatio Mann, Bart (d 02.04.1814)
(vi) Sophia Noel
  m. Christopher Nevile of Wellingore (d 1829)
  (vii)+ other issue - Charles (d young), Elizabeth, Penelope (d young), Anne, Mary, Susanna
  (B) Susan or Susannah Noel (dsp 20.06.1758)
  m. (12.03.1774) Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 4th Earl of Shaftesbury (b 09.02.1710-1, d 27.05.1771)
  (C)+ other issue - John (d 1718), James (d unm 1752, MP), Catherine, Mary (d 1718)
  l. John Noel (d 26.09.1718)
  m. (11.06.1696) Elizabeth Sherrard (d 01.03.1746/7, dau of Bennet, 2nd Lord Sherrard)
  (1) John Noel (d unm, MP)
  (2) Thomas Noel of Walcot (dsp 18.06.1788)
  m. Elizabeth Chapman (d 13.12.1771, dau of William Chapman, widow of Baptist, 4th Earl of Gainsborough)
  (3) Bennet Noel
m. _ Adam
  (4) Elizabeth Noel (d unm)
  (5) Bridget Noel (d 22.08.1729)
  m. (20.11.1724) David Colyear, Viscount Milsington (b 1698, dvpsps 10.03.1728-9, heir of Earl of Portmore)
  (6) Alice Noel
  m. Catherine Noel (d 24.01.1732-3)
  m. (08.01.1673-4) John Manners, 1st Duke of Rutland (b 29.05.1638, d 10.01.1711)
  n. Martha Penelope Noel
  m. _ Dormer
  o.+ other issue - Lindsey (d infant), James (b 27.07.1663, unm 24.06.1681), Bridget (b 26.02.1660), Penelope (b 11.01.1666)
  ii. Henry Noel (dsp)
  m. Mary Perry (dau of Hugh Perry of London)
iii. Penelope Noel (bur 30.06.1638) BP1934 calls her Elizabeth as does Visitation which identifies a Penelope who d unm
  m. (before 1632) John Chaworth, 2nd Viscount of Armagh (d 06.1644)
  iv. Mary Noel
  m. Sir Erasmus de la Fontaine of Kirby Bellars, Leicestershire
  a. John de la Fontaine probably of this generation
  m. Frances Palmer (dau of Sir Geoffrey Palmer, 1st Bart of Carlton, widow of Henry Harpur)
  b. Juliana de la Fontaine apparently of this generation
  m. (before 10.09.1663) Sir John Tracy, 5th Bart of Stanway (dsp 28.02.1677/8)
  c. Mary de la Fontaine probably of this generation
  m. Sir Thomas Beaumont, 3rd Viscount (bpt 10.04.1634, dsp 11.06.1702)
  d. Anne de la Fontaine probably of this generation
  m. Sir Thomas Meres or Meers of (Kirton &) Kirby Belers (bpt 17.09.1634, d 09.07.1715)
  e. Penelope de la Fontaine probably of this generation
  m. Sir Philip Tyrwhitt, 4th Bart of Stainfield (bpt 03.12.1633, bur 15.07.1688)
  f. Elizabeth de la Fontaine probably of this generation
  m.William Brownlow of Snarford (b 1638, d by 04.1675)
v.+ other issue - Anne, Eleanor
  B. Sir Charles Noel (d unm 1619)
  C. Arthur Noel of Hayholme in Holdernesse (b c1596, a 1665)
  The following comes from Visitation (Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1665, 'Noell of Hayholme') & FMG (vol 1, MS152, 'Hunter', p355+).
  m. Bridget Carter (dau of Everard Carter of Stonesby)
  i. Arthur Noel (2nd son) probably the Arthur of Hayholme who was father of ...
  a. Mary Noel (a 1738)
  m1. Edward Johnson of Scarborough
  m2. Machabes Hunter of Thornton (a 06.1739)
b. Dorothy Noel
  m. Christopher Hunter of Thornton
  ii. Mary Noel
  m. Samuel Lawson of Lincoln
  iii.+ other issue - George (b c1639), William, Cornelius, Edward, Anne, Penelope, Elizabeth
D. Alexander Noel of Whitwell (d 08.1667)
  The following comes from Visitation (Rutland, 1681-2, Noel of Whitwell).
  m. Mary Palmer (dau of Thomas Palmer of Carleton, sister of Attorney General Sir Geffrey)
  i. Sir Andrew Noel of Whitwell (b c1632, a 1681)
  m. Anne Armston (dau of James Armston of Leicestershire, widow of Edward Wigley of Scraptoft)
a.+ issue - Baptist Patrick (d infant), Andrew (b c1667, a 1681), John (d infant)
  ii. Mary Noel
  m. Sir Abel Barker of Hambledon (b 1616/8, d 09.1679)
  iii.+ other issue (d unm) - Alexander (d c1680), Julian (d 02.1681)
  E. Lucy Noel (bur 20.01.1615/6)
  m. (15.09.1601) William Eure, 4th Lord (b c1579, bur 28.06.1646)
  F. Theodosia Noel (bpt 04.01.1584/5, d before 20.03.1615/6)
  m. (10.07.1601) Sir Edward Cecil, Viscount Wimbledon (b 29.02.1571/2, dspm 16.11.1638)
  G. Elizabeth Noel (a 1643)
  m1. (29.04.1611) George Touchet, 11th Lord Audley, 1st Earl of Castlehaven (b c1551, d 20.12.1616/7)
  m2. (06.03.1618/9) Sir Piers Crosby of Maryborough
2.+ other issue (BEB1844 suggests that they were Lucy and Theodosia shown above as of the next generation, which follows BE1883 and BP1934)
m2. Dorothy Conyers (dau of Richard Conyers of Wakerley)
3. John Noel of Whellesburgh
  m. Anne Fowler (dau of John Fowler of Whellesburgh)
  A. William Noel of Kirkby Mallory, Sheriff of Leicestershire then Warwickshire (a 1621)
  m. Frances Fulwood (dau of John Fulwood of Frere Hall)
i. William Noel of Kirkby Mallory (b c1603, dsp 1651)
  m. Frances Creswell (dau of Richard Creswell of Evesham)
  ii. Sir Varney (or Vere) Noel, 1st Bart of Kirkby Mallory (b c1608, d 1670)
  m. Elizabeth Dixie (dau of Sir Woolston Dixie of Bosworth)
  a. Sir William Noel, 2nd Bart of Kirkby Mallory (b c1632, d 13.04.1675)
  m1. (30.10.1660) Margaret Lovelace (d 14.04.1671, dau of John Lovelace, 2nd Lord of Hurley)
Margaret's mother was Anne, Baroness Wentworth, hence the connection that later brought the Wentworth barony into this family.
  (1) Sir Thomas Noel, 3rd Bart of Kirkby Mallory (b 1662, dsp 1688)
  m. (1687/91) Anne Whitlock (d 08.01.1737, dau of William Whitlock of Phillis Court)
  (2) Sir John Noel, 4th Bart of Kirkby Mallory (b 1668, d 01.07.1697)
  m. Mary Clobery (d 1751, dau/coheir of Sir John Clobery of Winchester & Bradstone by Anne, dau of William Cranmer of London)
(A) Sir Clobery Noel, 5th Bart of Kirkby Malory, Sheriff of Leicestershire (b 1695, d 30.07.1733)
  m. (24.08.1714) Elizabeth Rowney (b c1694, d 24/5.06.1743, dau of Thomas Rowney of Oxford)
  (i) Sir Edward Noel, 6th Bart, 1st Viscount Wentworth of Wellesborough (b 30.08.1715, d 31.10.1774)
  m. (20.07.1744) Judith Lamb (d 03.12.1761, dau of William Lamb of Farndish and/or Wellesborough)
  (a) Thomas Noel, 2nd Viscount Wentworth (b 18.11.1745, dspl 17.04.1815)
  m. (02.02.1788) Mary Henley (d 29.06.1814, dau of Robert Henley, 1st Earl of Northington)
  partner unknown
  ((1)) Thomas Noel (b 1774, d 22.08.1853, rector of Kirkby Mallory)
  (b) Judith Noel (d 28.01.1822)
  m. (07.01.1777) Sir Ralph Milbanke, later Milbanke-Noel, 6th Bart (d 19.03.1825)
  (c) Elizabeth Noel (dsp 21.01.1779)
  m. (19.06.1777) James Bland Burges, later Sir James Bland Lamb, 1st Bart (d 13.10.1824)
(d) Sophia Suannana Noel (d 28.06.1782)
  m. (11.08.1777) Nathaniel Curzon, 2nd Lord Scarsdale (b 27.09.1751, d 26.01.1837)
  (ii) Rowney Noel (b 26.07.1726, dsp 06.07.1786, Dean of Salisbury, 5th son)
  m. Maria Boothby-Skrimsher (dau of Thomas Boothby-Skrimsher of Tooley Park)
(iii)+ other issue - Clobery (b 31.07.1716, dsp 1763), Thomas (b 26.09.1717, d 05.06.1756, Captain RN), John (dsp, vicar of Aston), Mary
  (B) William Noel (b 19.03.1695, d 08.12.1762, Judge)
  m. Elizabeth Trollope (dau of Sir Thomas Trollope, Bart of Casewick)
  (i) Susan Mary Noel (d 14.02.1760)
  m. Thomas Hill of Tern (b c1692, d 06.1782)
  (ii) Anne Noel (d unm)
(iii) Frances Noel (dspm 15.12.1760)
  m. (02.07.1757) Bennet Sherard, 3rd Earl of Harborough (bpt 03.09.1709, d 23.02.1770)
  (iv) Anne Noel
  (C) Anne Noel
  m. (1713) Francis Mundy of Osbaston (d 1720)
  m2. (09.07.1672) Frances Ward (dau of Humble Ward, 1st Lord of Birmingham)
  (3) Frances Noel (bpt 14.04.1673, d 02.1751)
Frances's 4 marriages are mentioned on TCB (vol 1, 'Chester of Cicheley', p139).
  m1. Ralph Sneyd of Bradwell (b 22.12.1669, dvp)
  m2. Sir Charles Skrymshaw of Norbury Manor
  m3. (04.1714) Sir John Chester, 4th Bart of Chichley (b 1666, d 09.02.1720)
  m4. Charles Adderley of Hams Hall (b c1663, d 02.02.1746, m1. ??)
  ii. Edward Noel (b c1608, rector of Sibbesden) had issue
  m. Elizabeth Prestgrave (dau of Rev. John Prestgrave)
a. Frances Noel
  m. Richard Philips
  iv. Henry Noel of Pickering Grange (dsp 1694)
  v. Elizabeth Noel
  m1. Ralph Adderley of Abrewas
  m2. Ralph Floer of Hints
  vi. Anne Noel
  m. Thomas Grey of Langley
  vii. Frances Noel
m. Henry Kendal of Smythesby
  viii. Eleanor Noel
  m. John Stafford of Huncote
  ix. Catharine (or Grace) Noel
  m. Richard Corbet of Salop (d 1690)
  x. Grace (or Catherine) Noel
Probably of this generation, but (if so) of which marriage is not known, was ...
4. Elizabeth Noel
  m1. Anthony Faunt of Foston (d 1588)
  m2. Sir William Brown
  m3. Sir John (not Joseph) Harpur of Swarkston



Gerard Anne Edwards of Welham Grove (bpt 28.03.1734)
m. (before 1759) Jane Noel (dau of Baptist Noel, 4th Earl of Gainsborough) @@ above
1. Sir Gerard Noel Edwards, later Noel, 2nd Bart (b 17.07.1759, d 25.02.1838)
  Gerard succeeded to a baronetcy from his father-in-law.
  m. 30.12.1780) Diana Middleton, Baroness Barham (d 12.04.1823, dau of Sir Charles Middleton, 1st Bart, 1st Lord Barham)
  A. Charles Noel, 1st Earl of Gainsborough (b 02.10.1781, d 10.06.1866) had issue
  Charles inherited the title of Baron Barham from his mother. The earldom was a new creation.
  m1. (07.1809, sp) Elizabeth Welman (d 01.12.1811, dau of Thomas Welman of Poundsford Park)
  m2. (13.05.1817) Elizabeth Grey (d 20.09.1818, dau of Sir George Grey, 1st Bart of Fallodon)
  m3. (29.06.1820) Arabella Hamlyn-Williams (d 04.10.1829, dau of Sir James Hamlyn-Williams, Bart of Clovelley)
  m4. (25.07.1833) Frances Jocelyn (d 12.05.1885, dau of Robert Jocelyn, 3rd Earl of Roden)
  B. Gerard Thomas Noel (b 02.12.1782, d 1851, canon of Winchester) had issue
m1. (02.1806) Charlotte Sophia O'Brien (d 31.08.1838, dau of Sir Lucius O'Brien, Bart of Dromoland)
  m2. (1841, sp) Susan Kennaway (d 14.02.1890, dau of Sir John Kennaway, Bart)
  C. William Middleton Noel (b 02.05.1789, dsp 20.01.1859)
  m. (20.05.1817) Anne Yates (d 06.10.1851, dau of Joseph Yates of Clanna Falls)
  D. Frederic Noel (b 25.02.1790, d 27.121833, Captain RN) had issue
  m. (07.09.1815) Mary Woodley (d 24.01.1867, dau of William Woodley)
E. Francis James Noel (b 04.05.1793, d 30.07.1854, rector of Teston and Nettlestead) had issue
  m. (24.04.1822) Cecilia Penelope Methuen (b c1798, d 27.06.1885, dau of Paul Cobb Methuen of Corsham)
  F. Berkeley Octavius Noel (b 03.12.1794, d 28.03.1841) had issue
  m. (22.06.1820) Letitia Penelope Adderley (d 18.01.1860, dau of Ralph Adderley of Coton)
  G. Leland Noel (b 21.08.1797, d 10.11.1870, vicar of Exton) had issue
  m. (30.12.1824) Mary Arabella Foljambe (d 02.05.1859, dau of John Savile Foljambe of Osberton Hall)
H. Baptist Wriothesley Noel (b 10.07.1799, d 19.01.1873, minister) had issue
  m. (17.10.1826) Jane Baillie (d 13.05.1889, dau of Peter Baillie of Dochfour)
  I. Louisa Elizabeth Noel (d 06.04.1816)
  m. (10.02.1807) William Henry Hoare of The Grove (d 18.09.1819)
  J. Emma Noel (d 19.11.1873)
  m. (07.06.1808) Stafford O'Brien of Blatherwycke Park (d 03.03.1864)
  K. Charlotte Margaret Noel (d 18.08.1869)
  m1. (1813) Thomas Welman of Poundsford Park
  m2. (1839) Thomas Thompson of Vanbrugh House
  L. Augusta Julia Noel (d 19.06.1833)
  m. (27.04.1814) Thomas G. Babington of Rothley Temple (d 19.01.1871)
  M. Juliana Hicks Noel (d 04.01.1855)
  m. (1834) Rev. Samuel Phillips
  N.+ other issue - Horace (b 11.1783, d 12.1807, major), Henry Robert (b 1784, d 1800)

Main source(s):
(1) BE1883 (Noel of Ridlington, Gainsborough, etc), BP1934 (Gainsborough) with support from TCP (Camden), TCP (Gainsborough), Visitation (Rutland, 1680-1, Noel Viscount Campden)
(2) BEB1844 (Noel of Kirkby Mallory), BP1934 (Wentworth)
Back to top of page