The Kings Candlesticks - Family Trees
James CAULFEILD 1st Earl Charlemont [33036]
Mary HICKMAN [33037]
Henry CAULFEILD MP co Armagh [33034]
Elizabeth Margaret BROWNE [33035]
Lord James Molyneux CAULFEILD 3rd Earl Charlemont [33032]


Family Links

1. Anne Lucy LAMBARD [33031]
2. Elizabeth Jane SOMERVILLE [33033]

Lord James Molyneux CAULFEILD 3rd Earl Charlemont [33032]

  • Born: 10 Oct 1820, Hockley Armagh IRL
  • Marriage (1): Anne Lucy LAMBARD [33031] on 10 May 1883 in Pau FRA
  • Marriage (2): Elizabeth Jane SOMERVILLE [33033] on 18 Dec 1853 in Dublin Ireland
  • Died: 12 Jan 1892, Biariritz FRA aged 71

bullet  General Notes:

James Molyneux Caulfeild, 3rd Earl of Charlemont KP (6 October 1820 \endash 12 January 1892) was an Irish politician and peer.
He was the son of Hon. Henry Caulfeild, younger son of James Caulfeild, 1st Earl of Charlemont, and Elizabeth Margaret Browne. Charlemont was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. He was appointed High Sheriff of Armagh for 1842 and held the office of Liberal Member of Parliament (MP) for County Armagh between 1847 and 1857. He was Lord Lieutenant of County Armagh between 1849 and 1864.
He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Charlemont, amongst the other peerages, on 26 December 1863 on the death of his uncle Francis. He was Lord Lieutenant of County Tyrone between 1864 and 1892 and was made a Knight of St Patrick on 28 December 1865.
Lord Charlemont married on two occasions
Hon. Elizabeth Jane Somerville, daughter of William Meredyth Somerville, 1st Baron Meredyth and Lady Maria Harriet Conyngham, on 18 December 1856.
Anna Lucy Lambart, daughter of Reverend Charles James Lambart and Marian Smith, on 10 May 1883 at the British Consulate, Pau, France.
He had no issue and the title died with him.
He died in Biarritz, France, and was buried in St Patrick's Cathedral, Armagh.

Adm. pens. at TRINITY, Oct. 2, 1837. [S. and h. of Henry, of Hockley, Armagh, Ireland, and grandson of James, 1st Earl of Charlemont. B. Oct. 10, 1820.] Matric. Easter, 1839. High Sheriff for Co. Armagh, 1842. M.P. for Co. Armagh, 1847-57. Lord-Lieut., of Co. Armagh, 1849-64; of Co. Tyrone, 1864-92. Succeeded his uncle, Francis William, as 3rd Earl of Charlemont, etc., and as 2nd Baron Charlemont (U.K.), Dec. 26, 1863. K.P., 1865. Died s.p. Jan. 12, 1892, at Biarritz (when the Irish Earldom and the Barony of Charlemont became extinct). Buried in Armagh Cathedral. (G.E.C., ed. Gibbs)

James Molyneux Caulfield
Date of Registration 1856
Registration district Dublin North, Ireland
Volume 5
Page number 86
FHL Film Number 101246
James Molyneux Caulfield
Elizabeth Jane Somerville


James married Anne Lucy LAMBARD [33031] [MRIN: 11793], daughter of Rev Charles James LAMBARD [27944] and Maria Anna SMITH [33022], on 10 May 1883 in Pau FRA. (Anne Lucy LAMBARD [33031] was born in 1846 and died on 7 Mar 1925 in Bath SOM.)


James next married Elizabeth Jane SOMERVILLE [33033] [MRIN: 11794] on 18 Dec 1853 in Dublin Ireland. (Elizabeth Jane SOMERVILLE [33033] was born in 1834 and died in 1882.)

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