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Richard Brisco

Richard Brisco

Male Abt 1710 - 1750  (~ 40 years)

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  • Name Richard Brisco  [1
    Born Abt 1710  Crofton Hall, Thursby, Cumberland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Jan 1750  Lamplugh, Cumberland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Richard Brisco, of Lamplugh Hall, by deed in 1747, bequeathed a yearly rent-charge of ?12, payable out of the Skelsmoor demesne lands, to be divided as follows:- ?6 8s. to the schools, ?3 12s. to poor widows not receiving parish relief, and ?2 for books to the school.
    Buried 29 Jan 1750  [1
    Person ID I1497  Brooksbank
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2013 

    Father John Brisco, JP,   b. 1690, Crofton Hall, Thursby, Cumberland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1760  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Catherine Musgrave,   b. Bef 1685, Hayton Castle, Aspatria, Cumberland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1754  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Family ID F1007  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse Margaret Lamplugh,   b. 1692, Lamplugh, Cumberland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1731  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1731  [2
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • She died one week after the wedding. her husband Richard Brisco was given a life interest in the Lamplugh Estataes see will of Thomas III.

      extracted from handwritten Pedigree document
      The last Mrs Lamplugh of Lamplugh had a second daughter Frances, [Margaret] iniquitously married on her death bed to one | Brisco of the Crofton family; in favour of whom Mrs Lamplugh persuaded her husband to aleniate, .. his daughter's marriage a portion in the estate of Skelsmore in Lamplugh which was repurchased and annexed to the ???? domain by the late John Roper Esq. Mrs Lamplugh appeared to have had a life interest [?] in, or at least to have resided after her husband's death) at Lamplugh Hall; for the tradition of the country ???. . the devastation of the mansions, kindred woods, and the tenements, to the mismanagement of this Lady and Mr Brisco in the interval that elapsed ?. between the death of Mr Lamplugh and the occupancy of the Rev Thomas Lamplugh of Bolton Percy.
    • (Research):BRISCOE of Crofton, 1782. - This ancient family were originally of
      Briscoe, near Carlisle, where they are traced three generations before the
      reign of Edward I. Their descendant, John Briscoe, Esq. was created a
      baronet in 1782, and was father of Sir Wastell Briscoe, the present baronet.
      This family have married the heiresses of Crofton and Skelton, of
      Pettril-Wray. By the former they acquired Crofton, which has long been the
      seat of the family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3467] Brisco family i2549.

    2. [S1666] marriage f544.