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Gilbert Metcalfe

Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Death: November 09, 1708 (84-85)
Richmond County, Virginia, Colonial America
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard William Metcalfe, II and Anne Metcalfe
Husband of Jane Metcalfe and Jane Metcalfe
Father of Richard Metcalfe and Richard Metcalfe
Brother of Margaret "Margett" Russ and George Metcalfe

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About Gilbert Metcalfe

  • Gilbert Metcalfe1
  • M, #237492
  • Last Edited=6 Jul 2007
  • Gilbert Metcalfe married Jane Allen, daughter of William Allen and Jane (?).1
  • His last will was dated 22 March 1683.1
  • Children of Gilbert Metcalfe and Jane Allen
    • Jane Metcalfe+1
    • Richard Metcalfe1 d. 1698
    • Gilbert Metcalfe1
    • William Metcalfe1
    • Anne Metcalfe1
    • Mary Metcalfe+1 b. 13 Jun 1681, d. bt May 1759 - May 1761
  • Citations
  • [S2351] Tracy Hancock, "re: Metcalfe Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 4 July 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Metcalfe Family."
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  • The visitation of the county of Yorke, begun in a Dni MDCLXV. and finished a Dni MDCLXVI
  • George Metcalfe, second son to James Metcalfe. = ; ch: Richard (m. Anne Wilson) Metcalfe
    • Richard Metcalfe of North-Allerton in co. Ebor. = Anne, daughter of Roger Wilson of Danby, Wiske in com. Ebor. gent. ; ch: Richard, 1. George (m. Elizabeth Talbot), Cecelie (m. Marmaduke Bell) Metcalfe
      • Richard Metcalre of North-Allerton. = ; had issue
      • Cecelie, wife of Marmaduke Bell of Elmer in com. Ebor. gent.
      • 1. George Metcalfe of Allerton, one of the Justices of Peace in the North Riding of Yoresh. died a° 1642, = Elizabeth, daughter of William Talbot of Knaton in com. Ebor. gent. ; ch: 1. Will'm (m. Anna Marwood), 2. Richard, 1. Eliz. (m. Timothy Maleverer), 2. Cath. (m. Henry Crosland), 3. Mary (m. Lancelot Pinkney) Metcalfe
        • 1. Will'm Metcalfe of North-Allerton, aet. 30 an. 13 Sept. 1665. = Anna, daugh. of Sr George Marwood of little Buskby in co. Ebor. Bart.; ch: Thomas, 1. Elizabeth, 2. Margaret Metcalfe
          • Thomas, aet. 4 an. 13° Sept. 1665.
        • 1. Eliz. wife of Timothy Maleverer of Arncliffe in co. Ebor. Esqr.
        • 2. Cath. wife of Henry Crosland of Hemsley in com. Ebor. gent.
        • 3. Mary, wife of Lancelot Pinkney of Silton in co. Ebor. gent.
  • George Metcalfe, 2d son to James Metcalfe, which James was grandson to Thomas Metcalfe, Chancelour of the Dutchy of Lancaster. = ch: 1. Gilbert, 2. John, 3. Richard (m. Margaret Wilson), 4. Anthony Metcalfe.
    • 1. Gilbert Metcalfe. = ; had issue
    • 4. Anthony Metcalfe. = ; had issue
    • 3. Richard Metcalfe of North-Allerton, died in a° 1616, or thereabouts. = Margaret, daughter of Roger Wilson of Danby-Wiske in co. Ebor. ; ch: 1. George, 2. Richard (m. Anne Palleser) Metcalfe
      • 1. George Metcalfe of North-Allerton in com. Ebor. = had issue
      • 2. Richard Metcalfe of North-Allerton in com. Ebor. died in a° 1640. (vel. circa.) = Anne, daughter of John Palleser of Newby - Wiske in com. Ebor. ; ch: 2. Richard, 3. Gilbert, 4. Peter, 1. George (m. Anne Danby), Margt, (m. John Pecket) Metcalfe
        • 2. Richard Metcalfe, a Merch't in Yorke.
        • 3. Gilbert Metcalfe, a Merchant in London.
        • 4. Peter Metcalfe, a Merchant in the Citty of Yorke.
        • Marg't, wife of John Pecket, a Merchant in Yorke
        • 1. George Metcalfe of Thornborough neer Romonby in com. Ebor. aet. 42 ann. 8° Sept. a° D. 1666. = Anne, daughter and sole heire of Henry Danby of Romonby in co. Ebor. ; ch: 3. Gilbert (aet. 10 ann.), 1. Richard (aet. 15 ann. 8 Sept. 1666), 1. Anne (wife of Michaell Pemberton of Aislaby Hall in com. Pal. Dunelm. Esqr.), 2. Mary, 3. Margaret, 4. Catherine Metcalfe


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  • Richard Metcalfe of North Allerton or Northallerton (d c1616)
  • m. Margaret or Anne Wilson (dau of Roger Wilson of Danby Wiske)
    • 1. George Metcalfe of Northallerton or North Allerton (d 1642, judge)
    • m. Elizabeth Talbot (dau of William Talbot of Knaton)
      • A. William Metcalfe of Northallerton (b c1635, a 09.1665)
      • m. (1657) Anna Marwood (dau of Sir George Marwood of Little Busby)
        • i. Thomas Metcalfe of Northallerton & Sand Hutton (d 1716)
        • m1. Faith Acclome (dsp, dau of Thomas Acclome of Bonwick, widow of Sir Mark Milbanke, 1st Bart)
        • m2. (18.04.1699) Anne Greene (dau of John Greene of Liversedge Hall, widow of William Green)
          • a. William Metcalfe of Northallerton & Sand Hutton (dsp 1748)
          • m. Katherine Darley of Bishop's Wilton
          • b. Thomas Metcalfe of Northallerton (b 1706, d 1774, rector & vicar)
          • m. Anne Smelt (dau of William Smelt of Kirkby Fleetham & Leases by Dorothy, dau of Cornelius Cayley)
            • (1) William Metcalfe of Northallerton, later Marwood of Little Busby (b 1743, dsp 03.02.1809)
            • m. (1774) Mary Goulton (d 1807, dau of Christopher Goulton of Walcott & Beverley)
            • (2) George Metcalfe, later Marwood of Busby (b 28.11.1746, d 1827, Canon of Chichester, 3rd son)
            • m1. Margaret Pierson (dau of Francis Pierson of Mowthorpe Grange)
              • (A) George Metcalfe, later Marwood of Busby (b 1781, d 1842) had issue
              • m. Mary Quantock (dau of Capt. John Quantock of Nortoin House)
              • (B) Margaret Metcalfe or Marwood
              • m. Charles Hutchinson of Firle (Canon of Chichester, rector of Amport)
              • (C)+ other issue (d unm) - Thomas (rector of English Bicknor), Frederick
            • m2. Lucy Hume (dau of James Hume, widow of Capt. Charles Dodgson (son of the Bishop of Elphin))
              • (E) Mary Anne Metcalfe or Marwood
              • m. William Wilcox in Sunderland
            • (3) Cornelius Metcalfe (b 06.10.1749, 5th son)
            • m. (06.03.1780) Sarah Bayley (dau of Samuel Bayley of Manchester of family of Hope Hall)
              • (A) Thomas Metcalfe of Lincoln's Inn & Brighton had issue
              • m1. Christiana Brisbane Cranstoun (dau/heir of Henry Kerr Cranstoun son of George son of William, 5th Lord)
              • m2. (sps) ??
              • (B) Anne Metcalfe
              • m. James Currie
              • (C) Dorothy Metcalfe
              • m. George William Babington (surgeon)
              • (D) Esther Metcalfe (d unm 1857)
            • (4) Francis Metcalfe (bpt 30.04.1752, d 1822, rector of Kirkbride, vicar of Rudston, 7th son)
            • m. (12.11.1785) Harriet Clough (dau of John Clough of York & Newbold Hall by Rebecca, dau ofvJean Jaques de Costebadie)
              • (A) Francis Metcalfe (dsp 1834, rector of Kirkbride, vicar of Reignton)
              • m. Margaret Rickaby (dau of Charles Rickaby of Bridlington Quay)
              • (B)+ other issue - William (b 17.03.1792, d c1808, midshipman), Henry (b 10.02.1794, d 1828, had issue), John (b 09.03.1795, had issue), Thomas (b c1797, dsp 1879), Leonard (d unm), George (d unm), Charles Octavus (d infant), Frederick (d infant), Harriot (d unm), Ann Rebecca (d unm 1852), Maria (d unm)
            • (5)+ other issue - Thomas (b 09.03.1744, d 1757), John (b 05.02.1748, d unm 1767-8), Leonard (d young), Henrietta Anne Katherine (d unm), Dorothy (b c1754, d unm 1842), Elizabeth (b c1757, d 1772)
          • c.+ 2 sons and 3 daughters
        • ii. Margaret Metcalfe (bur 20.12.1690)
        • m. Daniel Lascelles of Stank & Northallerton
        • iii. Henrietta Catherina Metcalfe (dsp 1740)
        • m1. (15.01.1694/5) John Batt of Okewell Hall (Oakwell Hall)
        • m2. (19.09.1708) John Smyth of Heath Hall & Miryshaw
        • iv.+ other issue - Antony, Henry, Richard, George, Gilbert, Walter, Marwood
      • B. Richard Metcalfe
      • C. Elizabeth Metcalfe
      • m. Timothy Maleverer of Arncliffe
      • D. Catherine Metcalfe
      • m. Henry Crosland of Hemsley
      • E. Mary Metcalfe
      • m. Lancelot Pinkney of Silton
    • 2. Richard Metcalfe of North Allerton (d c1640)
    • m. Anne Palleser (dau of John Palleser of Newby Wiske)
      • A. George Metcalfe of Thornborough (b c1624, a 09.1666)
      • m. Anne Danby (dau of Henry Danby of Romonby
        • i. Anne Metcalfe
        • m. Michael Pemberton of Aislaby Hall
        • ii.+ other issue (a 09.1666) - Richard (b c1651), Gilbert (b c1656), Mary, Margaret, Catherine
      • B. Margaret Metcalfe
      • m. John Pecket in York
      • C.+ other issue - Richard in York, Gilbert in London, Peter in York
  • Main source(s): Visitation (Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1665-6, Metcalfe of North Allerton & Metcalfe of Thornborough), BLG1952 (Marwood of Busby Hall)
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Gilbert Metcalfe's Timeline

London, England, United Kingdom
February 19, 1653
Age 30
London, United Kingdom
Age 42
November 9, 1708
Age 85
Richmond County, Virginia, Colonial America