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Sir William BlackettAge: 58 years17581816

Name
Sir William Blackett
Surname
Blackett
Given names
Sir William
Birth February 16, 1758 38 38
Birth of a sisterMary Blackett
February 16, 1758
Christening March 27, 1758 (Age 39 days)
Christening of a sisterMary Blackett
March 27, 1758 (Age 39 days)
Death of a sisterMary Blackett
December 1763 (Age 5 years)

Burial of a sisterMary Blackett
December 11, 1763 (Age 5 years)
Death of a brotherJohn Blackett
1766 (Age 7 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Harris
1784 (Age 25 years)

Death of a paternal grandmotherPatience Wise
January 16, 1788 (Age 29 years)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherPatience Wise
January 21, 1788 (Age 29 years)
Death of a brotherEdward Blackett
June 26, 1796 (Age 38 years)
Burial of a brotherEdward Blackett
July 2, 1796 (Age 38 years)
MarriageMary Ann KeeneView this family
August 6, 1801 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a son
#1
William Douglas Blackett
August 13, 1802 (Age 44 years)
Christening of a sonWilliam Douglas Blackett
October 9, 1802 (Age 44 years)
Death of a fatherSir Edward Blackett
February 3, 1804 (Age 45 years)
Burial of a fatherSir Edward Blackett
February 18, 1804 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Sir Edward Blackett
February 23, 1805 (Age 47 years)
Death of a sonWilliam Douglas Blackett
March 2, 1805 (Age 47 years)

Christening of a sonSir Edward Blackett
March 29, 1805 (Age 47 years)
Death of a motherAnne Douglas
December 30, 1805 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a sonWilliam Douglas Blackett
January 13, 1806 (Age 47 years)
Burial of a motherAnne Douglas
January 13, 1806 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Maria Patience Blackett
October 24, 1806 (Age 48 years)
Christening of a daughterMaria Patience Blackett
November 20, 1806 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Henry Collingwood Blackett
February 16, 1808 (Age 50 years)
Christening of a sonHenry Collingwood Blackett
March 21, 1808 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Frances Blackett
December 15, 1809 (Age 51 years)
Christening of a daughterFrances Blackett
January 30, 1810 (Age 51 years)
Birth of a son
#6
John Charles Blackett
April 3, 1813 (Age 55 years)
Christening of a sonJohn Charles Blackett
May 22, 1813 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a son
#7
Charles Blackett
before December 22, 1815 (Age 57 years)
Christening of a sonCharles Blackett
December 22, 1815 (Age 57 years)
Death October 27, 1816 (Age 58 years)
Burial
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: September 26, 1751Lincolns Inn Chapel, Holburn, London
15 months
elder brother
1 year
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
23 months
twin sister
himself
Family with Mary Ann Keene - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: August 6, 1801St. George Hanover Square, London
1 year
son
3 years
son
20 months
daughter
16 months
son
22 months
daughter
Frances Blackett
Birth: December 15, 1809 51 28Thorpe Lea, Surrey
Death: June 1, 1826Portman Street, London
3 years
son
3 years
son
Charles Blackett
Birth: before December 22, 1815 57 34Thorpe Lea, Surrey
Death: March 19, 1898Hillingdon, Middx.

Note
5th Bt. Twin brother of Mary. Some sources show dob as 1759. Will dated 13 Jun 1808. 1st codicil dated 14 Jul 1814, 2nd codicil 13 Oct 1816, 3rd, 4th & 5th dated 26 Oct 1816. Rents and profits from unsettled estates to wife, Mary Ann, for life. Lands at Thorpe, Surrey left to son John Charles Blackett. Lands in Yorks & Durham to son Henry Collingwood Blackett and his male heirs, in the absence of which (which subsequently occurred) to his eldest son Edward Blackett and his male heirs. Will proved by his widow, Mary Anne and Benjamin Keene the elder. Probate dated 20 Feb 1817. Mentioned as of Portman Square in 1815 as a donor to the Refuge for the destitute, Middlesex House, Hackney. Said to have caught a chill while driving in his curricle from Thorpe to London to buy a house for his sister Mrs. Scott, and not changing his wet clothes. Taken by his wife's parents, the Keenes, to their home at Westhoe Lodge, Cambridge, where he died.
Note
William Blackett Esq., Mary Ann Keene spinster a Minor both of this parish, by licence, & with consent of her father Benjamin Keene, Esq. Witnesses Benj[ami]n Keene, Edw[ar]d Blackett. Licence dated 1 Aug 1801. Marriage Setllement dated 5 Aug 1801.