Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington

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About Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington

Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington was born circa 1722. He was the son of John Barrington, 1st Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Anne Daines.1 He married Elizabeth Vassal, daughter of Florentius Vassal. He died on 2 April 1764.2


Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington held the office of Deputy Governor of Berwick.1

  • Children of Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington and Elizabeth Vassal
  • William Barrington, 3rd Viscount Barrington of Ardglass2 d. 13 Jul 1801
  • Richard Barrington, 4th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass2 d. Jan 1814
  • Reverend George Barrington, 5th Viscount Barrington of Ardglass+2 b. 16 Jul 1761, d. 4 Mar 1829


  • [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 433. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 434.
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Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington's Timeline

July 16, 1761
Age 39
London, Middlesex, England
April 2, 1764
Age 42