Ancestors of Bellasis and Frame-Thomson

Ninth Generation

256. Sir William BELLASIS died in 1640 in Morton House, Houghton-le-Spring, Co. Durham. He was buried in Houghton-le-Spring. William married Margaret SELBY. [Parents]

Sir William Bellasis, lived at Brancepeth Castle.  He was High Sheriff of Durham and Mayor of Sunderland.  He received Charles I on his Scottish progress in 1633 at the head of the gentry of Durham.  He rendered services to Charles I during the Civil Wars and received an autographed letter dated 18 Mar 1660 from Charles II in acknowledgement thereof.

257. Margaret SELBY [scrapbook] died in 1671.


324. MANBY. [Parents]


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