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201 For the Coronation of George II (Lennox), General Charles 2nd Duke of Richmond (I931)
 
202 For the coronation of Henry VIII (Howard), Thomas 2nd Duke of Norfolk (I404)
 
203 For the Coronation of Richard III. See Cal. Patent Rolls, 1476–85, page 360; Rymer, volume xii, page 191. (Howard), John 1st Duke of Norfolk (I698)
 
204 For the trial of Edward (Sutton), Lord Dudley (Howard), Thomas 2nd Duke of Norfolk (I404)
 
205 For the trial of his sons's father-in-law, the Duke of Buckingham (Howard), Thomas 2nd Duke of Norfolk (I404)
 
206 Forfeited by the King of France, 1370 (Plantagenet), Edward The Black Prince, Prince of Wales (I447)
 
207 Foster does not identify the parents of Christopher Wyvill. His pedigree reads: "CHRISTOPHER WYVILL, "clerk," so described by his family in 1825, no parentage being then given (see Whitaker's "Richmondshire"), rector of Black Notley, co. Essex, which he resigned 22 September, 1806, and executor to the Earl of Stanhope's will, dated 1805, died at Burton Hall, Wensley Dale, 8 March, 1822, aged 82."

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, however, identifies Christopher as the Christopher named on the other side of Foster's pedigree, being the son of Edward Wyvill, supervisor of excise at Edinburgh. 
Wyvill, Rev. Christopher (I1882)
 
208 Foster suggested that "Sir Garrott Rainsford" may be identical to "Garrett Ramsden." Rainsford, Sir Garrott (I1586)
 
209 Frederick Spencer, fourth Earl Spencer (1798–1857), naval officer, born on 14 April 1798, entered the navy on 18 September 1811. After serving as lieutenant under his brother in the Owen Glendower, Spencer commanded the brig Alacrity on the South American station. After promotion to captain on 26 August 1826, he was appointed to the frigate Talbot; he commanded her with distinction at the battle of Navarino on 20 October 1827, and in subsequent operations on the coast of the Morea. For these services he was made a CB (13 November 1827) and was decorated by the kings of France and Greece, and by the tsar. On 23 February 1830 he married his second cousin, Elizabeth Georgina (d. 10 April 1851), daughter of William Stephen Poyntz MP, of Cowdray Park, Midhurst. They had three children; the only son, John Poyntz Spencer, later became the fifth Earl Spencer.

In 1831 Spencer was MP for Worcestershire, and afterwards for Midhurst (between 1832 and 1834, and 1837 and 1841). On the death of his eldest brother, he succeeded as fourth Earl Spencer, on 1 October 1845. From 1846 to 1848 he was lord chamberlain of the queen's household; he was made a KG on 23 March 1849, and in 1854 was appointed lord steward. On 9 August 1854 he married Adelaide Horatia Elizabeth (d. 29 Oct 1877), daughter of Sir Horace Beauchamp Seymour. They had two children: Charles Robert became in 1910 the sixth Earl Spencer. A lifelong whig, Spencer was regarded by his children as a serious and reserved man. He died a vice-admiral on the retired list on 27 December 1857. 
(Spencer), Vice-Admiral Frederick 4th Earl Spencer (I40)
 
210 From 1298 to 1323, he served in Scotland nearly every year, being from 1310 onwards frequently ordered to send men from his Welsh lordship to serve in the Scottish wars. (Plantagenet), Henry 3rd Earl of Lancaster and of Leicester, Count of Provence (I596)
 
211 from a riding accident Spencer, Lt.-Cdr. Hon. Cecil Edward Robert (I58)
 
212 from cerebral seizure, without issue (Spencer), John Poyntz 5th Earl Spencer (I49)
 
213 from diabetes (Baring), Edward Charles 1st Baron Revelstoke of Membland (I42)
 
214 from pneumonia (Hamilton), James 2nd Duke of Abercorn (I28)
 
215 Gibbs writes, "He supported Gladstone's proposals for granting Home Rule to Ireland, and, from his experience of that country and its politicians his adhesion carried consideable weight. 'I question very much whether Lord Spencer was at heart a Home Ruler. By nature obstinate and inflexible, ... his conversion to Home Rule seemed as remarkable in its way as Sir William Harcourt's. It could only be explained by personal loyalty to Mr. Gladstone, and out and out loyalty to party ... In conversation, or on his feet in the House of Lords, he seemed to me to have no command of happy expression ... I should think that, with all his great qualities of industry, devotion to the public service and personal integrity, Lord Spencer was wanting in ... "vision." ' As Lord Lieutenant of Ireland he displayed courage and firmness in the suppression of criminal conspiracy, which brought down on him showers of Nationalist abuse; it was at the beginning of his second term of office that the Chief Secretary, Lord Frederick Cavendish, was assassinated. In private life he was an upright, high minded man with pleasing manners and a keen sportsman, being thrice Master of the Pytchley." (Spencer), John Poyntz 5th Earl Spencer (I49)
 
216 Granted at London to John Frederick Leaf schoolmaster and Hugh Stuart Stucley Trotter solicitor (Effects £75090 1s. 5d.) Leaf, Frederick Arthur (I2262)
 
217 Granted at London to Marian Peake Leaf widow and Frederick Arthur Leaf schoolmaster and Edward Huntington Leaf engineer (Effects £30447 12s. 7d.) Leaf, Arthur Huntington (I2257)
 
218 Granted for life. (de Greystoke), Ralph 5th Lord Greystoke (I1756)
 
219 Granted for life. (de Greystoke), Ralph 5th Lord Greystoke (I1756)
 
220 Having proved his age and done homage, he had order for livery of his lands 17 January 1403/4; and the following June, as a knight, app[ointed] attorneys before going abroad. (de Poynings), Robert 4th Lord Poynings (I778)
 
221 Having served in Flanders as a volunteer in the summer of 1692 (Lennox), Charles 1st Duke of Richmond (I925)
 
222 He accompanied the King in his expedition to the North in November 1462. (de Greystoke), Ralph 5th Lord Greystoke (I1756)
 
223 He and his wife sold the manor of Martel's Hall to William Mannock in 1528. Guildford, George (I713)
 
224 He assumed the surname of Dyneley upon the decease of his uncle, John Dyneley. Chamberlain, Richard Dyneley (I1666)
 
225 He attended a Council at Canterbury in June 1470. (Percy), Henry 4th Earl of Northumberland (I763)
 
226 He attested a charter at St. Albans, 3 November 1299. (Plantagenet), Henry 3rd Earl of Lancaster and of Leicester, Count of Provence (I596)
 
227 He became a lunatic before 11 June 1451, when custody of his lands was given to his brother, Richard (Neville), Earl of Salisbury, but apparently at lucid intervals. (The grant was renewed by Edward IV when he became king.) He continued to be summoned to Parliament for 18 years. (Neville), George 1st Lord Latimer (I897)
 
228 He became curate on the death of Mr. Finlow. Huntington, Rev. William (I2228)
 
229 He bore the sceptre with the dove at the Coronation of Anne, 23 April 1702. (Lennox), Charles 1st Duke of Richmond (I925)
 
230 He bore the sword Curtana at the Coronation of Richard III, 7 July 1483. (Percy), Henry 4th Earl of Northumberland (I763)
 
231 He bought this office from the 2nd Lord Saye and Sele, who held it in fee. (Stafford), Humphrey 1st Duke of Buckingham (I742)
 
232 He built, in conjunction with other freeholders, the chapel at Bramhope, under a deed dated 1649. Dyneley, Robert (I1598)
 
233 He campaigned in Provence for Francois I against Charles V, 1536; was given King Henry VIII's niece for his wife and lived in exile in England, invading Scotland with 18 ships as English Lord Lieutenant of northern England and southern Scotland 1544; was forfeited for treason after invading Scotland again 1545; burnt the town of Annan 1547; raided Scotland again 1548; was restored 1564; became Regent for his grandson the King from 1570; defeated Huntly and the Hamiltons and besieged Edinburgh Castle 1571; was mortally wounded while a prisoner during the attack by Huntly and Lord Claud Hamilton on his Parliament at Stirling; and died after rescue 4 Sept. 1571. (Stewart), Matthew 4th Earl of Lennox (I251)
 
234 He changed his name from Dawnay to Langley by Royal Licence in 1824. Langley, Hon. Marmaduke (I1406)
 
235 He changed his surname from Lennox to Lennox-Sinclair by deed poll, 21 March 1923. Lennox-Sinclair, Claud Henry Maitland (I1199)
 
236 He deserted Richard III on Bosworth Field. (Percy), Henry 4th Earl of Northumberland (I763)
 
237 He died "on or after 17 Dec 1457 and possibly after 19 Jan 1457/8." Stafford, Humphrey Earl of Stafford (I745)
 
238 He died young. Danby, Thomas (I1457)
 
239 He directed burial in the chapel of St. Peter on the N. side of the church. He bequeathed all his relics to his wife; to his son Robert, much silver plate &c.; to his brother Aubrey, a steel haubergeon, &c. (de Vere), Thomas 8th Earl of Oxford (I613)
 
240 He fell at the Battle of Marston Moor in 1644. (Eure), Colonel William 6th Lord Eure (I1456)
 
241 He first bore arms at the recapture of Berwick by his father, December 1378. Percy, Sir Henry styled Lord Percy (I896)
 
242 He fought at Crécy, 26 August 1346. (Percy), Henry 3rd Lord Percy (I621)
 
243 He fought at the Battle of Flodden, 1513. (Neville), Richard 2nd Lord Latimer (I1307)
 
244 He fought on the Lancastrian side at the Battle of Towton, 29 March 1461, but he was in Edward IV's entourage in December 1461. (Talbot), John 3rd Earl of Shrewsbury and Waterford (I760)
 
245 He had a licence to found a chantry (of St. Stephen) in York Minster, 27 June 1459. (Scrope), Thomas 5th Lord Scrope of Masham (I1433)
 
246 He had licence to castellate his manor of Thornbury, 9 July 1510. (Stafford), Edward 3rd Duke of Buckingham (I768)
 
247 He had licence, 23 June 1458, to leave the realm with 12 servants to complete the pilgrimages which he had promised to make for himself and the King. (Percy), Thomas 1st Baron Egremont (I914)
 
248 He had livery of his lands, "although under age" (sic), 7 November 1520. (Neville), Ralph 4th Earl of Westmorland (I1435)
 
249 He had livery of his wife's inheritance, 16 November 1446, her paternal grandfather, Robert, Lord Poynings, having died 2 October 1446. (Percy), Henry 3rd Earl of Northumberland (I775)
 
250 He had livery of Monmouth and lands of his father beyond the Severn, 20 March 1296/97. (Plantagenet), Henry 3rd Earl of Lancaster and of Leicester, Count of Provence (I596)
 

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