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Sir Elijah Impey

Sir Elijah Impey

Male 1732 - 1809  (77 years)

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  • Name Elijah Impey  [1
    Title Sir 
    Born 13 Jun 1732  Butterwick House, Hammersmith, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Oct 1809  Newick Park, Uckfield, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St Paul's Chapel, Hammersmith, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I8630  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Elijah Impey,   b. 1683,   d. 1756  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Martha Fraser,   b. 1692,   d. 1776  (Age 84 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1716  [3
    Marriage License 14 Nov 1716  Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Doctors Commons, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F2630  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Elizabeth Curbyshire 
    Married Y  [2
    Children 
     1. Archibald Elijah Impey,   b. 9 Mar 1766,   d. 9 Jul 1831  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
     2. Mary Impey,   b. 14 Aug 1768  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Reade,   b. 1749,   d. 1818  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1768  [2
    Children 
     1. Edward Impey,   b. 25 Feb 1785,   d. 29 Aug 1858, Bath Registration District, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2631  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S355] The Record of Old Westminsters, G. F. Russell Barker and Alan H. Stenning, (Volumes I-II. London: Chiswick Press, 1928, available in digitised format from Ancestry.com as Old Westminsters, up to 1927;), p.501 (Reliability: 2).
      Impey, Archibald Elijah, natural son of Sir Elijah Impey [q.v.]; b. ; adm. July 13, 1772; K.S. (aged 12) 1778; subsequently went to Blundell's School, Tiverton; Trin. Coll. Camb. (adm. pensr. Oct. 28, 1782, scholar 1785); B.A. 1787; M.A. 1791; adm. to the Inner Temple 1784, called to the bar 1788; Bencher 1830; aided his father in his defence at the bar of the House of Commons 1788; became a Commissioner of Bankrupts; was appointed one of the three Commissioners for settling the British claims on France under the Treaty of Paris in 1814; collected materials for a life of Warren Hastings [q.v.], which were utilized by George Robert Gleig in his "Life of Warren Hastings" published in 1841; m. Oct. 4, 1800, Sarah, daughter of the Rev. C.N. Proby; d. July 9, 1831

    2. [S126] Impey, Sir Elijah (1732–1809), T H Bowyer, (Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/14371, accessed 3 May 2007];).

    3. [S337] Index to Marriage Licence Allegations, Faculty Office 1701-1850, (www.britishorigins.com;), 14 Nov 1716, Elijah Impey & Martha Frazer (Reliability: 2).