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Families covered: Cole of Enniskillen, Cole of Florence Court, Cole of Newland

Sir William Cole, Provost of Enniskillen (d 10.1653)
BE1883 reports that Sir William's 2 sons were by Catherine Parsons, identified as his 2nd wife, but does not name his first wife. BP1934 shows Catherine as wife of his son Michael. We follow BP1934 which names Sir William's wife as ...
m. Susannah Croft (dau of John Croft of Lancaster)
1. Michael Cole (dvp)
  m. (07.07.1640) Catherine Parsons (dau of Sir Lawrence Parsons of Birr)
A. Sir Michael Cole of Enniskillen (d 11.02.1710)
  m1. Alice Coote (dsps 24.08.1671, dau of Chidley Coote of Killester)
  m2. Elizabeth Cole (d 19.08.1733, dau of Sir John Cole, 1st Bart of Newland) below
  i. John Cole of Florence Court (bpt 12.04.1670, d 07.1726)
  m1. (10.07.1707) Florence Wrey (dau of Sir Bourchier Wrey, Bart of Trebitch)
a. John Cole, 1st Lord Mountflorence of Florence Court (b 13.10.1709, d 30.11.1767)
  m. (10.1728) Elizabeth Mountgomery (d 04.1771, dau of Hugh Willoughby Mountgomery of Carrow)
  (1) William Willoughby Cole, 1st Earl of Enniskillen (d 22.05.1803)
  m. (03.11.1763) Anne Lowry (d 09.1802, dau of Galbraith Lowry-Corry of Tyrone)
  (A) John Willoughby Cole, 2nd Earl of Enniskillen (b 23.03.1768, d 31.03.1840) had issue
  m. (15.10.1805) Charlotte Paget (d 26.01.1817, dau of Henry Bayly, later Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge)
(B) Sir Galbraith Lowry Cole (b 01.05.1772, d 04.10.1842, General) had issue
  m. (15.06.1815) Frances Harris (d 01.11.1847, dau of James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury)
  (C) Sarah Cole (d 14.03.1833)
  m. (1790) Owen Wynne
  (D) Elizabeth Anne Cole (d 1807)
  m. (1788) Richard Magennis (d 06.03.1831, Colonel)
(E) Florence Cole (d 01.03.1862)
  m. (1797) Blaney Townley Balfour of Townley Hall (d 22.12.1856)
  (F) Henrietta Frances Cole (b 22.06.1784, d 02.07.1848)
  m. (20.07.1805) Thomas Philip Robinson, later Weddell, later de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey (b 08.12.1781, d 14.11.1759)
(G)+ other issue - William Montgomery (Dean of Waterford), Arthur Henry (b 28.06.1780, d unm 1844), Henry (d young), Anne
  (2) Arthur Cole, later Cole-Hamilton of Skea, Sheriff of Fermanagh (b 08.08.1750, d 1810)
  m. (1780) Letitia Hamilton (d 07.02.1823, dau of Claud Hamilton of Beltrim)
  (A) Claud William Cole, Sheriff of Tyrone (b 07.07.1781, d 25.04.1822) had issue
  m. (10.10.1805) Nichola Sophia Chaloner (a 1826, dau of Richard Chaloner of Kingsfort)
  (B) Letitia Cole (d 1853)
  m. (08.1815) Randall Stafford of Tully (Major)
  (C) Elizabeth Ann Cole (d 1849)
  m. (1820) Henry Slade
  (D) Isabella Cole (d 1827)
  m. James Hamilton
(3) Flora Caroline Cole (d 20.10.1757)
  m. (10.12.1755) William Irvine of Castle Irvine
  (4) Catherine Cole
  m. Richard Browne
  (5)+ other daughters
  b. Elizabeth Cole (d 01.1770) apparently of this generation
  m1. Edward Archdall of Castle Archdall (dsp before 1730)
  m2. (07.12.1731) Bysse Molesworth (d 1779, MP for Swords)
m2. Jane Saunderson (dsp, dau of Robert Saunderson)
2. Sir John Cole, 1st Bart of Newland (d before 05.10.1691)
  m. Elizabeth Chichester (dau of John Chichester of Dungannon)
  A. Sir Arthur Cole, 2nd Bart of Newland, Lord Ranelagh of Ranelagh (b c1669, dsp 05/12.10.1754)
  m1. (0.1692) Catherine Byron (b c1671, d 19.11.1746, dau of William Byron, 3rd Lord of Rochdale)
  m2. (26.06.1748) Selina Bathurst (b c1721, d 09.02.1781, dau of Peter Bathurst of Clarendon Park by Selina Shirley)
  B. Michael Cole of Derry (d 1726)
  m1. (09.1701) Catherine Cusack (d 1718, dau of John Cusack of Kilkissren)
i. John Cole (b 1703, dvp unm 03.1724)
  m2. (1705/6) Elizabeth Tenison (dau of Richard Tenison, Bishop of Meath)
  C. Richard Cole of Archer's Grove (b 1671, dsp 1729)
  m1. (1698) Penelope Evans (dau of Sir William Evans, Bart of Kilcreene)
  m2. Mary Keating
  D. Catharine Cole (d 1699)
  m. Thomas Brooke of Colebrooke (bur 23.02.1696)
  E. Letitia Cole
  m. William Fitzgerald, Bishop of Clonfert
F. Mary Cole (d 06.05.1726)
  m. (07.1675) Henry Moore, later Hamilton-More, 3rd Earl of Drogheda (d 07.06.1714)
  G. Frances Cole (dsp)
  m. Sir Thomas Domville. Bart
  H. Margaret Cole
  m1. John Burdett (d 1726, Dean of Clonfert)
  m2. Thomas Lloyd of Croghan (dsp)
  I. Elizabeth Cole (d 19.08.1733)
  m. Sir Michael Cole (d 11.02.1710) above
  J. other issue - Edward (b 05.1674, bur 09.01.1675), Alicia (bpt 25.07.1679, bur 28.12.1680)
3.+ other issue - Mary, Margaret

Main source(s): BP1934 (Enniskillen) with some input from BE1883 (Cole of Ranelagh)
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