Martin, Denny Family
The following data is extracted from The Martin Genealogy .
EDWARD III, KING OF ENGLAND, father of:
SIR LIONEL PLANTAGENET, K. G.: Duke of Clarence. His dau. was:
LADY PHILIPPA PLANTAGENET: m. Edmund de Mortiiner, 3rd Earl of March.
LADY ELIZABETH DE MORTIMER: m Sir Henry Percy, the renowned Hotspur.
k. at Shrewsbury, in 1405, s. of Henry, 4th Lord Percy, of Alnwick, created,
1377, Earl of Northumberland.
HENRY PERCY: 2nd Earl of Northumberland; b. 1595, k. at St. Albans in 1455; m.
Lady Eleanor Nevil, great-granddaughter of EDWARD III, KING OF ENGLAND
HENRY PERCY: 3rd Earl of Northumberland; k. at Towton, in 1461.
SIR HENRY PERCY, K. G.: 4th Earl of Northumberland, who was murdered in
1489 by order of King Henry VII.
SIR HENRY ALGERNON PERCY, K. G.: 5th Earl of Northumberland; d. 1527.
LADY MARGARET PERCY: m. Sir Henry Clifford, K. G.
LADY CATHERINE CLIFFORD: m. Sir Richard Cholinoneley, Knt. of Roxby.
SIR HENRY CHOLMONELEY, Knt.: of Grandmount, Whitby, and Roxby; d.
LADY MARY CHOLMONELEY: b. 1593, d. 1649; m. the Hon. Rev. Henry
HENRY FAIRFAX: 4th Lord Fairfax, of Cameron; b. 1631, d. 1688.
BRIGADIER-GENERAL THOMAS FAIRFAX, LL.D.: 5th Baron Fairfax, of
Denton and Leeds Castle. By his marriage with Lady Catherine, dau. of Thomas,
Lord Culpeper, he acquired 5,700,000 acres in the Northern Neck, in Virginia; d.
HON. FRANCES FAIRFAX: b. 1703, d. 1791; m. DENNY MARTIN, of Loose,
in Kent, England.
(1) REV. DENNY MARTIN: of Virginia, who inherited the Fairfax estates and
assumed the name of Fairfax.(2) COLONEL THOMAS MARTIN: of Virginia
Source: The Martin Genealogy