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Sir William BlackettAge: 48 years16571705

Name
Sir William Blackett
Surname
Blackett
Given names
Sir William
Birth 5 April 1657 35 39

Christening 9 April 1657 (Age 4 days)
Birth of a brotherChristopher Blackett
before 14 April 1659 (Age 2 years)
Christening of a brotherChristopher Blackett
14 April 1659 (Age 2 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherIsabella Crook
January 1665 (Age 7 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherIsabella Crook
28 January 1665 (Age 7 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Kirkley
7 April 1674 (Age 17 years)

Burial of a motherElizabeth Kirkley
10 April 1674 (Age 17 years)
Marriage of a parentSir William BlackettMargaret CockView this family
1675 (Age 17 years)

Death of a brotherChristopher Blackett
July 1678 (Age 21 years)
Burial of a brotherChristopher Blackett
8 July 1678 (Age 21 years)
Death of a fatherSir William Blackett
16 May 1680 (Age 23 years)

Burial of a fatherSir William Blackett
20 May 1680 (Age 23 years)
Death of a brotherMichael Blackett
26 April 1683 (Age 26 years)

Burial of a brotherMichael Blackett
29 April 1683 (Age 26 years)
MarriageJulia ConyersView this family
27 January 1684 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Julia Blackett
18 May 1686 (Age 29 years)

Christening of a daughterJulia Blackett
25 May 1686 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Elizabeth Blackett
5 April 1688 (Age 31 years)
Christening of a daughterElizabeth Blackett
16 August 1688 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Sir William Blackett
11 February 1690 (Age 32 years)

Christening of a sonSir William Blackett
25 February 1690 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Isabella Blackett
before 3 February 1691 (Age 33 years)
Christening of a daughterIsabella Blackett
3 February 1691 (Age 33 years)
Death of a sisterElizabeth Blackett
10 September 1694 (Age 37 years)

Burial of a sisterElizabeth Blackett
13 September 1694 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Christopher Blackett
18 June 1695 (Age 38 years)
Christening of a sonChristopher Blackett
4 July 1695 (Age 38 years)
Death of a sonChristopher Blackett
10 January 1696 (Age 38 years)

Burial of a sonChristopher Blackett
12 January 1696 (Age 38 years)

Birth of a daughter
#6
Frances Blackett
23 July 1696 (Age 39 years)

Christening of a daughterFrances Blackett
6 August 1696 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Mary Blackett
before 3 August 1697 (Age 40 years)
Christening of a daughterMary Blackett
3 August 1697 (Age 40 years)
Death of a daughterMary Blackett
21 April 1698 (Age 41 years)

Birth of a daughter
#8
Isabella Blackett
25 October 1700 (Age 43 years)
Christening of a daughterIsabella Blackett
12 November 1700 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a daughter
#9
Diana Blackett
11 September 1703 (Age 46 years)

Christening of a daughterDiana Blackett
28 September 1703 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Anne Blackett
10 May 1705 (Age 48 years)

Christening of a daughterAnne Blackett
24 May 1705 (Age 48 years)
Death 2 December 1705 (Age 48 years)
Burial 29 December 1705 (27 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 10 July 1645St. James, Hamsterley, Co. Durham
10 months
elder sister
13 months
elder brother
14 months
elder sister
14 months
elder brother
18 months
elder sister
16 months
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
4 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
Christopher Blackett
Birth: before 14 April 1659 37 41Northumberland
Death: July 1678Northumberland
Father’s family with Margaret Cock - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: 1675
Family with Julia Conyers - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 27 January 1684St. Nicholas's Church, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Nthmd.
2 years
daughter
23 months
daughter
22 months
son
1 year
daughter
4 years
son
13 months
daughter
1 year
daughter
Mary Blackett
Birth: before 3 August 1697 40 29Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Nthmd.
Death: 21 April 1698
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
20 months
daughter
Sir William Thompson + Julia Conyers - View this family
wife’s husband
wife
Marriage: 1711

Note
Purchased the Sockburn estate in 1682, possibly for his brother Edward in accordance with their father's will, whereby his personal estate was left in trust to William (who was executor) to buy for Edward an estate of £500 a year in the counties of Northumberland, Durham or Yorkshire. Sole executor of his father's Will. In his own right, was created 1st Baronet Blackett, of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Co. Northumberland 23 Jan 1684/5. Bought the original "Wallington", near Cambo, Northumberland from Sir John Fenwick for £4,000 in 1688. Mayor of Newcastle 1683. M.P. for Newcastle 1685-1705. Inherited Woodcroft under will of his father, Sir William Blackett. A noted philanthropist. Will dated 5 May 1704, proved 1 Feb 1705/6. Son & heir William Blackett, remainder to a second or other son. Brother Sir Edward, of Newby, Bart., and his sons, first William, second Edward, third John, fourth Christopher. Wife dame Julia. Sister Midford. Cousin Christian Blackett and cousin Simpson. Brother-in-law Sir John Conyers, and father-in-law Sir Christopher Conyers, deceased.
Note
Licence dated 22 Jan 1684/5.