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Rev. Mark Sykes

Male 1711 - 1783  (~ 72 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Rev. Mark Sykes was born in Apr 1711; died on 14 Sep 1783; was buried in All Saints, Roos, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 9 May 1711, Hull, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    B.A. 1733, and then M.A. 1749, at Cambridge. D.D. in 1761. Rector of Roos. Created 1st Baronet Sykes of Sledmere 28 Mar 1783, six months before his death. Said to have been the first clergyman made a baronet.

    Mark married Decima Woodham on 14 Feb 1735 in Ely Cathedral, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. Decima (daughter of Twyford Woodham) was born before 24 Mar 1707; died on 9 Mar 1793. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Christopher Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 23 May 1749 in Roos, Yorkshire, England; died on 17 Sep 1801.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Christopher Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (1.Mark1) was born on 23 May 1749 in Roos, Yorkshire, England; died on 17 Sep 1801.

    Notes:

    Matriculated at Oxford (Brasenose College) 5 Nov 1767. M.A. 16 Jun 1770; D.C.L. 9 Jul 1773. Succeeded as 2nd Baronet Sykes of Sledmere 14 Sep 1783.

    M.P. for Beverley, 1784-90. "Sykes was returned head of the poll for Beverley in 1784. He voted for parliamentary reform on 18 Apr. 1785, and supported Pitt over the Duke of Richmond's fortifications plan, 27 Feb. 1786, and over the Regency. He is not known to have spoken in the House, and though he did not stand in 1790 he maintained an interest at Beverley. He died 17 Sept. 1801." [History of Parliament]

    Christopher married Elizabeth Tatton on 23 Oct 1770 in Northenden, Cheshire, England. Elizabeth (daughter of William Tatton and Hester Egerton) was born on 14 Apr 1748 in Wythenshawe, Cheshire, England; died on 27 Jul 1803. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 3. Tatton Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 22 Aug 1772 in Wheldrake, Yorkshire, England; died on 21 Mar 1863 in Sledmere House, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 27 Mar 1863 in St. Mary's, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Tatton Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 22 Aug 1772 in Wheldrake, Yorkshire, England; died on 21 Mar 1863 in Sledmere House, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 27 Mar 1863 in St. Mary's, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 22 Aug 1772, St. Helen's, Wheldrake, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    4th Baronet Sykes of Sledmere.

    "Sir Tatton Sykes, Baronet [1783], of Sledmere aforesaid, br. and h., b. 22 Aug. 1772 at Wheldrake, co. York; ed. at Westm. School, 1784-88; matric. at Oxford (Brasenose Coll.), 10 May 1788; was, at first, articled as an Attorney, but began sheep-farming in 1803, holding his 58th sale of sheep in 1861, being also one of the largest breeders of blood stock in the country; was an owner of racehorses from 1803 till his death, 60 years later, and for more than 40 years a Master of Foxhounds. He suc. to the Baronetcy, 16 Feb. 1823, and was Sheriff of Yorkshire, 1828-29. He m. 19 Jan. 1822, at Ingleby manor, co. York, Mary Anne, 2d da. of Sir William Foulis, 7th Baronet [1619], by Anne, da. of Edmund Turnor. She, who was bap. at Ingleby, 31 Oct. 1792, d. 1 Feb. 1861 at Sledmere, aged 68. He d. there, 21 March 1863, aged 90. [Complete Baronetage, citation details below]

    He was present at the St. Leger horserace every year for 74 years running, 1789 to 1862, and in 1846 the winning horse was called, after him, Sir Tatton Sykes.

    Tatton married Mary Anne Foulis on 19 Jan 1822 in Ingleby Greenhow, Yorkshire, England. Mary (daughter of William Foulis and Mary-Anne Turnor) was born before 31 Oct 1792; died on 1 Feb 1861 in Sledmere, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Tatton Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 13 Mar 1826 in Westow, Yorkshire, England; died on 4 May 1913 in Metropole Hotel, London, England; was buried in St. Mary's, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Tatton Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 13 Mar 1826 in Westow, Yorkshire, England; died on 4 May 1913 in Metropole Hotel, London, England; was buried in St. Mary's, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 11 May 1826, St. Mary's, Westow, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    5th Baronet Sykes of Sledmere.

    "Sir Tatton Sykes, Baronet [1783], of Sledmere aforesaid, 1st s. and h., b. 13 March 1826 at Westoe, co. York; matric. at Oxford (Ch. Ch.), 17 Oct. 1844, aged 18; suc. to the Baronetcy, 21 March 1863; Sheriff of Yorkshire, 1869-70. He m. 3 Aug. 1874, at Westm. Abbey, Jessica Anne Christina, 1st da. of the Rt. Hon. George Augustus Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck, sometime (1875-80) Judge Advocate General (grandson to the 3d Duke OF Portland), by Prudence Penelope, da. of Col. Charles Powell Leslie, of Glaslough, Co. Monaghan. She was b. 4 July 1852." [Complete Baronetage, citation details below]

    Tatton married Christina Anne Jessica Cavendish-Bentinck on 3 Aug 1874 in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. Christina (daughter of George Augustus Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck and Prudentia Penelope Leslie) was born on 4 Jul 1852; died on 2 Jun 1912. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Tatton Benvenuto Mark Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 16 Mar 1879 in London, England; died on 15 Feb 1919 in Paris, France.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Tatton Benvenuto Mark Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 16 Mar 1879 in London, England; died on 15 Feb 1919 in Paris, France.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 20 Apr 1879, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    6th Baronet of Sledmere. M.P. for Central Hull in 1911. He was the Mark Sykes of the infamous 1916 Sykes-Picot Agreement.

    Tatton married Edith Violet Gorst on 28 Oct 1903. Edith (daughter of John Eldon Gorst and Mary Elizabeth Moore) was born on 5 Aug 1872 in Preston, Lancashire, England; died on 21 Jul 1930; was buried in St. Mary's, Sledmere, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. Mark Tatton Richard Tatton-Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 24 Aug 1905; died on 24 Jul 1978.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Mark Tatton Richard Tatton-Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 24 Aug 1905; died on 24 Jul 1978.

    Notes:

    7th Baronet of Sledmere.

    Mark married Virginia Gilliat on 29 Sep 1942. Virginia (daughter of John Francis Grey Gilliat and Lilian Florence Maud Chetwyn) was born on 14 Dec 1916; died on 29 Apr 1970. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. Tatton Christopher Mark Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 24 Dec 1943.
    2. 8. Henrietta Caroline Rose Sykes  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 12 May 1957.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  Tatton Christopher Mark Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 24 Dec 1943.

    Notes:

    8th baronet of Sledmere.


  2. 8.  Henrietta Caroline Rose Sykes Descendancy chart to this point (6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 12 May 1957.

    Notes:

    According to Genealogics, she has a phenomenal 36 generations of direct maternal ancestors stretching back to Gormlaith ingen Finn Ua Caellaide, great-grandmother of Eve of Leinster.

    Henrietta married Nigel Kenneth Cayzer in 1986. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Arthur James Richard Cayzer  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 24 Mar 1988.
    2. 10. Virginia Angela Cayzer  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 17 Jan 1990.
    3. 11. Angelica Eileen Rose Cayzer  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 11 Sep 1992.
    4. 12. John Nigel Cayzer  Descendancy chart to this point was born on 30 Oct 1996.


Generation: 8

  1. 9.  Arthur James Richard Cayzer Descendancy chart to this point (8.Henrietta7, 6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 24 Mar 1988.

  2. 10.  Virginia Angela Cayzer Descendancy chart to this point (8.Henrietta7, 6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 17 Jan 1990.

  3. 11.  Angelica Eileen Rose Cayzer Descendancy chart to this point (8.Henrietta7, 6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 11 Sep 1992.

  4. 12.  John Nigel Cayzer Descendancy chart to this point (8.Henrietta7, 6.Mark6, 5.Tatton5, 4.Tatton4, 3.Tatton3, 2.Christopher2, 1.Mark1) was born on 30 Oct 1996.