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Sir Arthur Chichester Bt.                       1822-1898
Sir Arthur Chichester (8th Baronet of Raleigh).
Arthur was born on 4 October 1822, at Sherwell, Devonshire. He first married Mary Nicholetts. After her death, he married Rosalie Amelia Chamberlayne, who was widowed upon the early death of her first husband, Sir Alexander Palmer Bruce Chichester.

Mary Nicholetts                                     1828-1879           (1st Wife)
Mary was born about 1828, the eldest daughter of John Nichollets, at South Petherton, Somerset.
I have identified the following children.
Arthur Born 9 Nov 1848   Shirwell, Devon Died abt 1898
Edward Born 20 Nov 1849   Shirwell, Devon Married Catherine Emma Whyte
Beatrice Born abt 1850   Shirwell, Devon  
Norah Born abt 1852   Shirwell, Devon  
Eveline Born 20 Nov 1853   Shirwell, Devon  
Geraldine Born abt 1858   Shirwell, Devon  
Gerard Born abt 1859   Shirwell, Devon  
George Born 7 Aug 1865   Shirwell, Devon Married Frances Caroline Hibbert
Patrick Born 20 Aug 1866   Shirwell, Devon  
Charles Born 19 Aug 1868   Shirwell, Devon Married Emily Annie Page
Orlando Born 6 Nov 1873   Shirwell, Devon Married Isabel Clare Parks-Smith
Birth of Parents
Arthur Chichester b: 4 Oct 1822         Sherwell, Devonshire

Mary Nicholetts b: abt 1828         Petherton, Somerset
daughter of John Nicholetts

Marriage
20 Nov 1847
Arthur Chichester
Mary Nicholetts
Somerset       1847 4Q Yeovil 10 889

Children
Arthur Chichester b: 9 Nov 1848               Shirwell, Devon                   1848 4Q Barnstaple 10 38
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts       1898 1Q Marylebone 1a 506
Edward Chichester b: 20 Nov 1849               Shirwell, Devon                   1849 4Q Barnstaple 10 37
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Beatrice Chichester b: abt 1850               Shirwell, Devon                   1850 4Q Barnstaple 10 39
daughter of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts

Read a little History of Sherwell, and the Chichester's

1851 Census HO107-1892 31 March 1851 Shirwell, Devon
Youlstone House
Arthur Chichester
Mary (Wife)
Arthur
Edward
Beatrice
Plus 9 Servants
Age 28
Age 22
Age 2
Age 1
Age 4 Mon.
Landed Proprietor Shirwell
North Petherton
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
abt 1822
abt 1828
abt 1848
abt 1849
abt 1850

Norah Chichester b: abt 1852               Shirwell, Devon                   1852 4Q Barnstaple 5b 467
daughter of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Eveline Chichester b: 20 Nov 1853               Shirwell, Devon                   1854 2Q Barnstaple 5b 461
daughter of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Geraldine Chichester b: abt 1858               Shirwell, Devon                   1858 3Q Barnstaple 5b 421
daughter of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Gerard Chichester b: abt 1859               Shirwell, Devon                   1859 4Q Barnstaple 5b 475
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts

1861 Census RG9-1491 8 April 1861 Shirwell, Devon
Youlstone House
Arthur Chichester (M)
Beatrice
Norah
Eveline
Geraldine
Lenard
Plus 8 Servants
Age 38
Age 10
Age 8
Age 7
Age 2
Age 1
Baronet, J.P.
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
abt 1822
abt 1850
abt 1852
abt 1853
abt 1858
abt 1859

1861 Census RG9-1382 8 April 1861 Exmouth, Littleham, Devon
School
Edward Chichester (Pupil)
Plus 36 other pupils
Plus 8 Servants
Age 11 Scholar Shirwell Devon abt 1849

George Chichester b: 7 Aug 1865               Shirwell, Devon                   1865 3Q Barnstaple 5b 458
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Patrick Chichester b: 20 Aug 1866               Shirwell, Devon                   1866 3Q Barnstaple 5b 437
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts
Charles Chichester b: 19 Aug 1868               Shirwell, Devon                   1868 3Q Barnstaple 5b 480
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts

1871 Census RG10-2186 3 April 1871 Shirwell, Devon
Youlstone Park
Arthur Chichester
Mary (Wife)
Henry
Norah
Eveline
Geraldine
George
Patrick
Charles
Plus 10 Servants
Age 48
Age 42
Age 19
Age 18
Age 17
Age 12
Age 5
Age 4
Age 2
Baronet, J.P. Land Owner

Undergraduate
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Shirwell
South Patherton
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Devon
Somerset
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
abt 1822
abt 1828
abt 1851
abt 1852
abt 1853
abt 1858
abt 1865
abt 1866
abt 1868

Orlando Chichester b: 6 Nov 1873               Shirwell, Devon                   1873 4Q Barnstaple 5b 453
son of Arthur Chichester and Mary Nicholetts

Death
Mary (Nichollets) Chichester Died 28 Jun 1879, Age 50,                   1879 3Q Barnstaple 5b 269

1881 Census RG11-2246 4 April 1881 Sherwill, Devon
Youlstone House
Sir A. Chichester (W)
Norah
Geraldine
George
Patrick
Charles
Orland
Plus 7 Servants
Age 58
Age 28
Age 22
Age 15
Age 14
Age 12
Age 7
Bart, J.P. Col. North D. Yeoman


Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar
Sherwill
Sherwill
Sherwill
Sherwill
Sherwill
Sherwill
Sherwill
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
Devon
abt 1822
abt 1852
abt 1858
abt 1865
abt 1866
abt 1868
abt 1873



Rosalie Amelia Chamberlayne             1842-1908                     (2nd Wife)
Rosalie was born about 1842, the daughter of Thomas Chamberlayne and Amelia Onslow, at Otterbourne, Hampshire.
She was previously married to Sir Alexander Palmer Bruce Chichester, who died in 1881.
I have not identified any children.

Birth of New WIfe
Rosalie Amelia Chamberlayne b: abt 1842         Otterbourne, Hampshire
daughter of Thomas Chamberlayne and Amelia Onslow

Marriage
23 Jan 1883
Arthur Chichester
Rosalie Amelia Chichester
London       1883 1Q Kensington 1a 154

1891 Census RG12-1779 6 April 1891 Shirwell, Devon
Youlstone
Sir A. Chichester Bt. (M)
Charles
Norah
Plus 5 Servants
Age 68
Age 22
Age 38
Living on own means
Student of Theology
Spinster
Shirwell
Shirwell
Shirwell
Devon
Devon
Devon
abt 1822
abt 1868
abt 1852

1891 Census RG12-1776 6 April 1891 Arlington, Devon
Arlington Park, Arlington Court
Rosalie Amelia Chichester (M)
Rosalie Caroline (Dau)
Plus 6 Servants
Age 48
Age 25
Living on own means
Living on own means
Otterbourne
Arlington
Hants
Devon
abt 1842
abt 1865

Death
Sir Arthur Chichester Died 13 Jul 1898, Age 75       Shirwell, Devon         1898 3Q Barnstaple 5b 300

The Times, Friday, Jul 15, 1898                   OBITUARIES
OBITUARY
  Sir Arthur Chichester, eighth baronet, died late on Wednesday night at his residence, Youlston, near Barnstaple. He was born in 1822, was educated at Eton, and joined the 7th Hussars, attaining the rank of captain. He succeeded his father in the baronetcy in 1842, and married, first, in 1847, Mary, daughter of the late Mr. John Nicholetts, of South Petherton, Somerset (she died in 1879), and , secondly, in 1883, Rosalie Amelia, widow of Sir Alexander Palmer Bruce Chichester, second and last baronet of Arlington-court, Devonshire. Sir Arthur Chichester was a D.L. and J.P. for Devon, and was colonel commandant of the Royal North Devon Yeomanry from 1862 to 1889, when he became honorary colonel of the regiment. His eldest son died a few months ago, and the baronetcy passed to Captain Edward Chichester, R.N., who is in command of the Immortalite, cruiser, on the China Station. Captain Chichester was born in 1849, and obtained his commission as sub-lieutenant in 1869. He rendered distinguished services as transport officer in the Transvaal and in Egypt, and later in connexion with sea fisheries. He married, in 1860, Emma, daughter of the late Commander R. C. Whyte, R.N., and has issue
LONDON   7 Oct 1898                         Probate
CHICHESTER, Sir Arthur, of Youlston, Devonshire, baronet, died 13 July 1898, Probate, London, 7 October to Gerard Chichester, retired major in Her Majesty's-army, and George Chichester, gentleman.   Effects £106,673 18s. 11d.

1901 Census RG13-2043 1 April 1901 Exeter, Devon
Pople's Hotel
Rosalie Chichester (Boarder)(Wid)
Rosalie (Boarder)(s)
Age 58
Age 35
Living on own means
Living on own means
Hursley
Arlington
Hampshire
Devon
abt 1842
abt 1865

Death
Rosalie Amelia (Chamberlayne) Chichester Died 22 Aug 1908, Age 65,       Shirwell, Devon         1908 3Q Barnstaple 5b 273

The Times, Monday, Aug 24, 1908             OBITUARIES
LADY CHICHESTER
  Rosalie Amelia, Lady Chichester, of Arlington Court, North Devon, died suddenly on Saturday at her summer residence at Woolacombe, near Ilfracombe.   She had been ill for some time.
  Lady Chichester was a daughter of the late Mr. Thomas Chamberlayne, of Cranbury-park, Southampton, and a sister of Mr. Tankerville Chamberlayne, of Cranbury-park, who formerly represented Southampton in the House of Commons.   She married, first, in 1866 (sic), the late Sir Alexander Palmer Btuce Chichester, second and last baronet, of Arlington Court, who died in 1881, leaving a daughter, Rosalie Caroline, by the marriage; and secondly, in 1883, as his second wife, Sir Arthur Chichester, eighth baronet of Raleigh (father of the late Rear-Admiral Sir Edward Chichester), who died in 1898.   She was about 64 years of age.   The funeral will take place on Wednesday at Woking, where her first husband, Sir A. P. Bruce Chichester, was buried.
LONDON   2 Dec 1908                         Probate
CHICHESTER, Dame Rosalie Amelia, of Arlington Court, Barnstaple, Devonshire, widow, died 22 August 1908, at Parade House, Woolacombe, Devonshire, Probate, London,, 2 December, to Rosalie Caroline Chichester, spinster.   Effects £25,985 19s. 8d.

Death
Rosalie Caroline Chichester Died 17 Jan 1949, Age 83,       Devon         1949 1Q Barnstaple 7a 338

The Times, Tuesday, Jan 18, 1949                         DEATHS
  CHICHESTER, - on Jan. 17, 1949, at Arlington, Devon, Rosalie Caroline, daughter of the late Sir Arthur Chichester, Baronet, and Dame Amelia Chichester, aged 83 Years.
EXETER   2 Jul 1949                         Probate
CHICHESTER, Rosalie Caroline, of Arlington Court, Barnstaple, Devonshire, spinster, died 17 January 1949, at Parade House, Woolacombe, Devenshire, Probate Exeter 2 July, to Mortimer Noel Ford, solicitor of the supreme court and John Charles Fanshawe Royal, of no occupation.   Effects £131,378 4s. 4d.