Edward Lascelles

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Edward Lascelles, son of Daniel Lascelles, M.P. and Mary Lascelles, was born at Northallerton, Yorkshire, England, 14 February 1702/31 and baptised there, 25 February 1702/3.2,1,3 He died 31 October 1747,2,4 and was buried at St. Michael's Parish, Barbados.2

Edward married Frances Ball, daughter of Guy Ball and Catherine Duboys, at Christ Church Parish, Barbados, 1 January 1731/32.2,5,6

He was collector of customs at Barbados. His tomb at St. Michaels was destroyed by the fall of the church tower in the great hurricane of 1780.7

Edward Lascelles left a will dated 24 September 1747, and proved at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury, London, England, 6 July 1748.


Frances Ball b. 2 Mar 1717/18, d. 18 May 1761
  • Mary Lascelles8 b. 19 Mar 1735, d. bef. 11 Nov 1737
  • Henry Lascelles4 b. 1 Nov 1737, d. 12 May 1755
  • Frances Lascelles8 b. 1738, d. 1777
  • Edward Lascelles, Lord Harewood9 b. 8 Jan 1739, d. 3 Apr 1820
  • Daniel Lascelles9 b. 9 Dec 1742, d. abt. 1750
  • General Francis Lascelles, Esq.+10 b. 1 Nov 1744, d. 2 Sep 1799
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  1. [S2380] C. J. Davison Ingledew, The History and Antiquities of North Allerton, in the County of York (London, England: Dell & Daldy, 1858), 194, further cited as Ingledew, North Allerton.
  2. [S934] Richard K. Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales: For Twelve Generations (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2007), 79, further cited as Evans, The Ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales.
  3. [S937] Sir Egerton Brydges, Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical: Greatly Augmented, and Continued to the Present Time, 9 vols. (London: [T. Bensley], 1812), 8:513, further cited as Brydges, Collins's Peerage.
  4. [S407] Simon D. Smith, An Introduction to the Lascelles & Maxwell Letter Books (1739-1769), 2003, PDF download, Microform Academic Publishers (http://www.microform.co.uk/guides/R97601.pdf, downloaded 30 Apr 2006), 43, further cited as Lascelles Letter Books.
  5. [S406] "Ball of Barbados," Genealogies of Barbados Families From Caribbeana and The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society, James C. Brandow, editor (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing, 1983, 135-144, at 135-144; originally published, The Journal of the Barbados Museum and Historical Society II (1934): 188-, further cited as "Ball of Barbados."
  6. [S413] Joanne McRee Sanders, Barbados Records: Marriages 1643-1800 (2 vols., Houston, Texas: Sanders Historical Publications, 1982), 1:155, further cited as Sanders, Barbados Marriages.
  7. [S937] Brydges, Collins's Peerage, 8:510.
  8. [S950] Joseph Foster, Pedigrees of the County Families of Yorkshire (Two vols., London: W. Wilfred Head, 1874), 1:2:Lascelles, further cited as Foster, Pedigrees of Yorkshire.
  9. [S415] Joanne McRee Sanders, compiler, Barbados Records: Baptisms, 1637-1800 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1984), 113, further cited as Barbados Baptisms.
  10. [S407] Smith, Lascelles Letter Books, 36, 43.