Humphrys genealogy

Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.

Our common ancestors - Vaux - Contents

William Vaux, 3rd Baron Vaux

William Vaux, 3rd Baron Vaux.
Portrait 1575. From here.

William Vaux, 3rd Baron Vaux of Harrowden (see here),
born shortly before 14 Aug 1535,
mar Mary Tresham [dau of his 2nd cousin John Tresham, descendant of Edward III],
died 1595, age 60 yrs,
had issue:

  1. George Vaux, bapt 1564,
    died 1594 (in lifetime of his father), age 30 yrs,
    had issue:

    1. Edward Vaux, 4th Baron Vaux of Harrowden, born est temp 1590,
      succeeded his grandfather 1595, died 1661.

    2. Catherine Vaux,
      or Katherine, born est temp 1590,
      mar Henry Neville, 9th Baron Abergavenny and had issue.

Catherine Vaux, c.1617.
By Paulus I van Somer.
Used with the kind permission of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Harrowden Hall

The Vaux seat, Harrowden Hall (or Great Harrowden Hall), Great Harrowden, Northamptonshire.
This was sold 1695 to the Wentworth family.
It was replaced in 1719 by the new Harrowden Hall.
Harrowden Hall is now (since 1975) Wellingborough Golf Club.
The landscape park is now a golf course.

The 18th century Harrowden Hall, Great Harrowden. Now Wellingborough Golf Club.
Photo by R. Neil Marshman, 2006. From here and here.

Harrowden Hall, Great Harrowden.
From 1884 map.

Harrowden Hall, Great Harrowden. Now Wellingborough Golf Club.
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From Google Maps.

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