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Tatton Benvenuto Mark Sykes

Male 1879 - 1919  (39 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Tatton Benvenuto Mark Sykes was born on 16 Mar 1879 in London, England (son of Tatton Sykes and Christina Anne Jessica Cavendish-Bentinck); 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. Mark Tatton Richard Tatton-Sykes was born on 24 Aug 1905; died on 24 Jul 1978.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Tatton Sykes was born on 13 Mar 1826 in Westow, Yorkshire, England (son of Tatton Sykes and Mary Anne Foulis); 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]


  2. 3.  Christina Anne Jessica Cavendish-Bentinck was born on 4 Jul 1852 (daughter of George Augustus Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck and Prudentia Penelope Leslie); died on 2 Jun 1912.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1856

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


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Tatton Sykes was born on 22 Aug 1772 in Wheldrake, Yorkshire, England (son of Christopher Sykes and Elizabeth Tatton); 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]


  2. 5.  Mary Anne Foulis was born before 31 Oct 1792 (daughter of William Foulis and Mary-Anne Turnor); died on 1 Feb 1861 in Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 31 Oct 1792, St. Andrew's, Ingleby Greenhow, Yorkshire, England

    Children:
    1. 2. Tatton Sykes 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.

  3. 6.  George Augustus Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck was born on 9 Jul 1821; died on 9 Apr 1891 in London, England.

    Notes:

    He was a grandson on his father's side of William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck (1738-1809), 3rd Duke of Portland, and a grandson on his mother's side of William Lowther (1757-1844), 1st Earl of Lonsdale.

    George married Prudentia Penelope Leslie on 14 Aug 1850. Prudentia (daughter of Col. Charles Powell Leslie) was born on 8 Nov 1830; died on 22 Jun 1896. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Prudentia Penelope Leslie was born on 8 Nov 1830 (daughter of Col. Charles Powell Leslie); died on 22 Jun 1896.
    Children:
    1. 3. Christina Anne Jessica Cavendish-Bentinck was born on 4 Jul 1852; died on 2 Jun 1912.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Christopher Sykes was born on 23 May 1749 in Roos, Yorkshire, England (son of Rev. Mark Sykes and Decima Woodham); 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]


  2. 9.  Elizabeth Tatton was born on 14 Apr 1748 in Wythenshawe, Cheshire, England (daughter of William Tatton and Hester Egerton); died on 27 Jul 1803.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 20 Apr 1748, St. Wilfrid's, Northenden, Cheshire, England

    Notes:

    Also called Elizabeth Egerton. The Cokayne Complete Baronetage (citation details below) states that she was born 25 Apr 1748; Genealogics (citation details below) gives the date shown here, citing a more recent edition of Cokayne which we do not have.

    Children:
    1. 4. Tatton Sykes 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.

  3. 10.  William Foulis was born before 30 Apr 1759 (son of William Foulis and Hannah Robinson); died on 5 Sep 1802 in Ingleby Manor, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 30 Apr 1759, St. Andrew's, Ingleby Greenhow, Yorkshire, England

    Notes:

    7th Baronet Foulis.

    William married Mary-Anne Turnor in 1781. Mary-Anne (daughter of Edmund Turnor and Mary Disney) was born before 6 Dec 1761; died on 18 Oct 1831. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Mary-Anne Turnor was born before 6 Dec 1761 (daughter of Edmund Turnor and Mary Disney); died on 18 Oct 1831.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 6 Dec 1761, St. Martin's, Kirmond-le-Mire, Lincolnshire, England

    Children:
    1. 5. Mary Anne Foulis was born before 31 Oct 1792; died on 1 Feb 1861 in Sledmere, Yorkshire, England.

  5. 14.  Col. Charles Powell Leslie was born in in of Glaslough, Monaghan, Ireland.
    Children:
    1. 7. Prudentia Penelope Leslie was born on 8 Nov 1830; died on 22 Jun 1896.