'Cope01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Cope of Banbury, Cope of Bramshill, Cope of Brewerne, Cope of Hanwell, Cope of Ranton Abbey

                               
John Cope of Denshanger (d 1415)
1. William Cope (youngest son)
  A. Stephen Cope
i. Sir William Cope of Banbury (b 1450, d 07.04.1513, keeper of Porchester Castle)
  m1. Agnes Harcourt (dau of Sir Robert Harcourt of Stanton Harcourt)
  a. Sir Henry Cope
  m. Ann Sanders (dau of William Sanders)
  (1) George Cope
  m. Dorothy Spencer (dau of Thomas Spencer of Everdon)
  (A) John Cope
  (B) Dorothy Cope
  m. _ Kirton
  b. Stephen Cope of Bedhampton had issue (ancestor of Copes in America)
  m2. (before 1496) Jane Spencer (d 12.02.1525, dau of Sir John Spencer of Hodnell)
c. Sir Anthony Cope of Hanwell and Grymsbury, Sheriff of Oxfordshire and Berkshire (d 06.01.1550-1)
  m. Jane Crews (dau of Matthew Crews of Pynne)
  (1) Edward Cope of Hanwell (b 1517, d 20.06.1557)
  m. Elizabeth Mohun (dau of Walter Mohun of Wollaston)
  (A) William Cope (b 1544, d 1606)
  (B) Sir Anthony Cope, Sheriff of Oxfordshire, 1st Bart of Hanwell (b 1549, bur 23.07.1615)
  m1. Frances Lytton (bur 13.01.1600-1, dau of Rowland Lytton of Knebworth)
(i) Sir William Cope, 2nd Bart of Hanwell (b 1577, d 02.08.1637) - continued below
  m. (08.04.1602) Elizabeth Chaworth (bur 24.08.1635, dau of Sir George Chaworth of Wiverton)
  (ii) Richard Cope (d 1628, to Ireland)
  m. Anne Walter (sister of Sir William Walter of Wimbledon)
  (iii) John Cope of Gray's Inn (b 1590, d unm)
  (iv) Anthony Cope of Loughgall (d 1634)
  m. Elizabeth Sheffield (dau of Capt. _ Sheffield of Youghal)
  (v) Anne Cope
  m. Sir John Leigh, younger of Stoneleigh (dvp)
(vi) Elizabeth Cope
  m. (23.03.1602/3) Sir Richard Cecil of Wakerley (b 1570, d 04.09.1633)
  (vii) Mary Cope
  m. Henry Champernowne of Dartington
  m2. (07.04.1606) Anne Paston (bur 02.08.1637, dau of Sir William Paston of Paston)
(C) Sir Walter Cope of Kensington (d 31.07.1614)
  m. Dorothy Grenville (bur 30.08.1638, dau of Richard Grenville of Wootton)
  (i) Isabel Cope (d 01.09/30.08.1655)
  m. (1616) Sir Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland (bpt 19.08.1590, d 09.03.1649)
  (D) Edward Cope
  m. _ Yelverton
  (E) Elizabeth Cope
  m. Henry Lane of Horton
  (F) Ursula Cope
  m. John Doyle of Chiselhampton
  (2) Anne Cope
  m. Sir Kenelm Digby of Drystoke
  d. William Cope (dsp)
  e. Sir John Cope ancestor of Copes of Canons Ashby

 

 

Sir William Cope, 2nd Bart of Hanwell (b 1577, d 02.08.1637) - continued above
m. (08.04.1602) Elizabeth Chaworth (bur 24.08.1635, dau of Sir George Chaworth of Wiverton)
1. Sir John Cope, 3rd Bart of Hanwell (bpt 28.08.1608, d 13.10.1638)
  m1. (11.11.1626) Mary Walter (dau of Sir John Walter)
  A. Anne Cope (dsp)
  m2. Elizabeth Fane (dau of Francis Fane, 1st Earl of Westmorland)
B. Sir Anthony Cope, 4th Bart of Hanwell (b 1632, dsp bur 12.06.1675)
  m. Mary Gerard (d 1714, dau of Dutton Gerard, 3rd Lord of Gerard's Bromley)
  C. Sir John Cope, 5th Bart of Hanwell (3rd son)
  m. Anne Booth (dau of Philip Booth)
  i. Sir John Cope, 6th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill Park (bpt 01.12.1673, d 08.12.1749)
  m. (1696) Alice Monnoux (dau of Sir Humphrey Monnoux, Bart of Wotton)
  a. Sir Monnoux Cope, 7th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill (b 1696, d 24.06.1763)
  m. Penelope Mordaunt (d 1737, dau of Lt. Gen. Henry Mordaunt)
  (1) Sir John Mordaunt Cope, 8th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill (b 1731, d unm 07.03.1770)
  b. Anne Cope
  m. Hugh Bethell of Rise
  c.+ other issue - John (d unm 1760), Elizabeth (b 1717, d 1730)
  ii. Anthony Cope (dsp 1738)
  m. Anne Spinkes (dau of Bishop _ Spinkes)
  iii. Galen Cope (rector of Eversley, 4th son)
  m. Anne Onslow (dau of Richard Onslow of Drungwick)
  a. Sir Richard Cope, 9th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill (b 1719, dsp 06.11.1806, prebendary of Wells)
  m1. (1754) Anne Wyndham (dau of Thomas Wyndham of Yateley)
  m2. (1787) Catharine Law (dau of John Law of Rotherham)
b. William Cope of Bridgen Place (d 1803)
  m. Anne Greenwood (dau of Benjamin Greenwood of St. Mary Cray)
  (1) Sir Denzil Cope, 10th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill (b 18.06.1766, dsp 30.12.1812)
  m. (13.09.1810) Elizabeth Dorothea Francis (d 16.02.1840)
  (2) Sir John Cope, 11th Bart of Hanwell and Bramshill (b 22.07.1768, dsp 18.11.1851)
  The baronetcy passed to his kinsman, William Henry Cope.
  iv.+ other issue - Charles (b 1681, dsp 1764), Daniel (d unm), Albion (d unm), William (d unm 1706)
  D. Elizabeth Cope
  m. Thomas Estcourt, younger of Estcourt (bpt 10.02.1641, dvpsp 1668)
  E.+ other issue - William (d young), Mary (d young), Ursula (d unm)
2. Jonathan Cope of Ranton Abbey (b c1627, d 1670)
  m. Anna Fermor (dau of Sir Hatton Fermor of Easton Neston)
  A. Jonathan Cope of Ranton Abbey
  m. Susan Fowler (dau of Sir Thomas Fowler or Fowle)
  i. Sir Jonathan Cope, 1st Bart of Brewerne (d 28.03.1765)
  m. (1717) Mary Jenkinson (bur 27.02.1755, dau of Sir Robert Jenkinson, Bart of Walcot)
a. Jonathan Cope of Orton Longueville (dvp 02.11.1763)
  m1. (14.09.1741) Arabella Howard (d 1746, dau of Henry Howard, 4th Earl of Carlisle)
  (1) Sir Charles Cope, 2nd Bart of Brewerne (d 14.06.1781)
  m. (1767) Catherine Bisshopp (dau of Sir Cecil Bisshopp, Bart)
  (A) Sir Charles Cope, 3rd Bart of Brewerne (d unm 25.12.1781)
  (B) Arabella Diana Cope (b 1767/9, d 01.08.1825)
  m1. (04.01.1790) John Frederick Sackville, 3rd Duke of Dorset (b 25.03.1745, d 19.07.1799)
  m2. (07.04.1801) Charles Whitworth, Earl Whitworth (b 29.05.1752, dsp 13.05.1825)
(C) Catherine Anne Cope (b 1771, d 16.11.1832)
  m. (04.04.1791) Charles Gordon, Earl of Aboyne, Marquess of Huntly (b 28.06.1761, d 17.06.1853)
  (2) Arabella Cope
  m. (1763) John Walker Heneage of Compton Basset
  m2. (26.01.1758) Renea Leighton (dau of Lt. Gen. Francis Leighton of Loton Park)
  (3) Sir Jonathan Cope, 4th Bart of Brewerne (d 30.12.1821)
  m. (04.1778) Annabella Candler (dau of William Candler or Chandler of Callan)
(A)+ issue (dvp unm) - Jonathan (d 10.03.1814, rector of North Wraxall), Charles (d 30.09.1795), Henry Thomas (d Seringapatam)
  (4) Jenny Cope
  m. (1775) Charles Pigot (son of Robert of Chetwynd Park)
  (5) Anne Cope
  m1. (1780) John Cowper
  m2. (1786) Wade Toby Caulfeild of the Queen's County (b 1732, d 08.1800)
  m3. _ Bolleville of Normandy
  b. Anne Cope (d 1775)
  m. (1736) Sir Thomas Whitmore of Apley (d 15.04.1773)
c. Henrietta Maria Cope
  m. (1754) Valentine Knightley Chetwode (d 30.05.1771)
  d. Mary Cope (dsp 30.07.1765)
  m. Sir Robert Jenkinson, 5th Bart of Walcot (bpt 13.08.1720, dsp 08.08.1766)
  e. Susanna Cope (d 03.03.1790)
  m. (19.11.1751) William Chetwynd, 4th Viscount (b 15.11.1721, d 12.11.1791)
  ii. William Cope (d unm)
  iii. Anthony Cope (dsp)
  m. (23.06.1737) Anne Dashwood (dau of Sir Robert Dashwood, Bart of Northbrook)
  B. Elizabeth Cope (bur 24.05.1706) probably of this generation
  m. (26.12.1691) John Gouldsmyth
3. Frances Cope
  m. Robert Lee of Billesley
4. Mary Cope
  m. Francis Blake of Coggs
5. Ursula Cope (d unm)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Cope of Bramshill), BEB1841 (Cope of Brewerne)
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