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ianne, only dau. of Sir Albert William
Woods, Garter Principal King of Arms, and has a
son, Gerald Woods, b. 2 June, 1874.
Francis Edward, 6. 4 May, 1846, d. 24 March, 1847.
Caroline, 6. 9 Jan. 1805; to. 7 June, 1825, to her
cousin, Eev. Francis Hayles AVollaston, Eector of
Dereham, who d. s. p. 5 Nov. 1849. She d. 22 July,

He m. 2ndly, 24 June, 1813, Frances eldest dau. of the
Rev. Dr. Buchanan, who d. 26 Dec. 1827, and by her
had issue,

George Buchanan, of Chislehurst, Kent, 6. 26 April,
1814; m. 7 Aug. 1845, his cousin, Julia Adye Cathe-
rine, dau. of Col. Gilbert Buchanan, E.E., and
one son, Stanley George Buchanan, b. 10 Jan. 1848;
TO. 19 Dec. 1877, Caroline Ehzabeth, eldest dau. of
the Rev. Hugo Daniel Harper. D.D., Canon of Salis-
bury, and Principal of Jesus Coll. Oxford, and has

Charles Buchanan, b. 10 April, 1816; m.ZO Nov. 1846,
Eleanor, dau. of Henry Eevell Reynolds, Esq., and has

Alfred Buchanan, 6. 11 April, 1818; m. 1878, Miss
Tucker, dau. of — Tucker, of Welling, Kent.

Charlton James, 6. 3 Sept. 1820; m. 27 April, 1848,
Maria Bromley, and has issue.

Frances Buchanan, 6. 1822 : d. 1830.

Elizabeth Buchanan, m. 6 Sept. 1848. Eev. George
Augustus Langdale, and has issue.

He TO. 3rdly, 4 May, 1830, Maria Frances, dau. of Charles
Monro, Esq. of London, anU(i. 31 Jan. 1867, leaving by
William Monro (Eev.), M.A., Vicar of Merton, co.

Oxford, Fellow and late Tutor of Kxeter College, b. 19

Oct. 1831 ; -in. 24 May, 1860, Constance Sophia, dau.

of James Macgi-egor, Esq., Merton, formerly M.P.

for Sandwich.

Mary Hyde, m. 1803, the Eev. AVilliam Panchen, who d.

Althea Hyde, to. 1784, Thomas Heberden, Canon of

Charlotte Hyde.
Katharine Hyde.
Henrietta Hyde.

Anna Hyde, d. unm. 1829.

Amelia Hyde. Sophia Hyde, d. unm. ISIO.

Louisa Decima Hyde, m. 1806, Rev. James Lcon£M-a
Jackson, of Dorset.

2 Charlton, M.D., F.E.S., 6. 1733: m. 1708, Phillis Byan,
and by her (who m. 2ndly, James Frampton, Esq. of
Moreton, Dorset, and d. 1829, aged S3) he left at his
decease, 1764,

Charlton Byan, b. 1765, B.A., of Dorchester, and of the

Middle Temple.
Phillis Byam, b. 3 July, 1781, Evelyn Shirley, Esq. oi


3 William Henry, b. 1737, and d. s. p. 1759.

4 George, D.D., of Eichmond, Surrey, 6. 1738: to. Eliza-
beth, eldest dau. of Charles Palmer, Esq. of Thurnscoe
Ilall, CO. York, Bank Director, and had one dau ,

Elizabeth Palmer, m. 1790, the Eev. James Cowe, Vicar
of Sunbury.

1 Mary, m. 1760, William Heberden, M.A., and d. 1813,
leaving issue.

IV. Nicholas, b. 1696 ; m. Anne, dau. of Francis Shipman,
•J. 1772, leaving a dau., Anne, m. Capt. Johnson.

V. John, LL.B., of Cambridge, b. 1699 ; d. 1720.
v(. Richard, d. 1705.

I. I atherine, m. 1719, William Pymm, Esq. of Nortonbury
and Eadwell.

II. Bethiah, 6. 1697; d. 1726.

III. Anne, b. 1701 ; rn. Samuel Dixon, Esq.

IV. Elizabeth, 6. 1707; d. 1723.

William Wollaston, the author of Religion oJ Xo.ture, d. 29
Oct., 1724. His 2nd son,

William Wollaston, Esq., of Finborough, Suffolk, and St.
James's Square, M.P. for Ipswich, 6. 1693 ; to. 6 April, 1728,
Elizabeth, 2nd dau. of John Francis Fauquier, Esq., and had
issue five sons, and three daus., i. Elizabeth, m. 1st, 1753,
Hon. W'illiam Richard Chetwynd, and 2ndly, Jeffery Thomp-
son, M.D.; II. Catherine, m. Eev. Edward Boucher; and iii.
Mary, to. Thomas Mulcaster, Esq. Mr. AV'ollaston d. 1764,
and was ». by his son,

William Wollaston, Esq., of Finborough, b. 1730, some-
time Col. of the Eastern Battalion of the Suffolk Militia, and
M.P. for Ipswich. He m. Blanche, sister of Sir
Hyde Page, but d. s. p. 9 Nov. 1797, and was «. by his

The Eev. Fkederick Wollaston, LL.D., b. 1735, Preben-
dary of Peterborough ; ■,ii. 1st, Mary, dau. of Orbel Eay,
Esq., and by her (who d. 1758) had an only son, who d. an
infant. He to. 2ndly, Priscilla, dau. of Drewry Ottley, Esq.
of St. Kitl's, and by that lady (who d. 1816) had issue,

I. Frederick Willlim, his heir.

II. George, Lieut. -Col. of West Suffolk Militia, and D.L., d.
unm. 1833.

III. Charles, Vice-Admiral E.N., d. unm. 19 Feb. 1845.

IV. Henry John, M.A., Eector of Scotter, in Lincoln ; m. 5
July, 1803, Louisa, 2nd dau. of William Symons. Esq. of
Bury St. Edmunds, and by her (who d. 10 April, 1833) left
at his decease, 27 Oct. following,

1 Fkederick, late of Shenton.

2 Henry John (Eev.), M.A., of Withington, co. Gloucester,
6. 4 Aug. Ii05 ; d. 23 Jan. 1869.

3 Charles, Lieut.-Col. H.E.I.C.S., of Bury St. Edmunds, 6.
18 Oct. 1806; to. 11 July, 1878, Katherine Maria, dau.
of Sir Eobert Affleck, 6th Bart, of Dalham, and d. Jan.
1882. His widow m. 2ndly, 21 March, 1891, Eichard
Frewen, Esq. of Innishannon. co. Cork.

4 George, 6. 29 Dec. 1607; d. 29 Dec. 1818.

5 William, an officer 47th Bengal Native Infantry, 6. 1810;
d. in India, 1831.

6 Chariton James, b. 1811 ; d. 1818.

7 Eobert Septimus, b. 1813; d. 1814.

8 Arthur, b. 1814; d. 1828.

9 Edward Ottley, late Capt. H.E.I. C.S., &. 11 Oct. 1820;
m. Lucy Sai'ah, dau. of Eev. G. Uppleby, Vicar of Barton-
upon-llumber, and has issue, Charlton Edward, d. 1857 ;
Henry Uppleby ; Edith Lucy : Alice Mary, d. 1857 ;
Ethel Frances; Mildred Loi i.a Mary.

10 Thomas Vernon, M. A., F.L.S., (;. 2 March, 1822; rn.
12 Jan 1869, Edith, dau. ijf Joseph Shepherd, Esq. of

1 Louisa, m. 1834, the Eev. Henry Frederick llutton,
Eector of Spridlington, co. Lincoln, and has issue.

2 Charlotte Cathei-ioe, d. ama. 1834.

3 Frances Priscilla, jx. Jan. 1837, William Somerset Rose,
Esq. of Cransley, co. Northampton, and has issue.

4 Lucy Jane, w,. 20 Nov. 1856, Capt. Thomas Eose, late
15th Infantry, and has issue.

5 Harriet Lambert, d. young 1819.

The Eev. Frederick Wollaston, d. 9 Mr.rch, l&Ol, and was «.
by his eldest son,

Frederick William Wollaston, Esq. of Shenton Hall, J.P.
and D.L., High Sheriff 1807, Col. Commanding 22nd Light
Dragoons, and Brigadier-Gen. in Ireland. He la. 29 July,




1817, Lucy, dau. of Sir Henry Strachey, Bart, of Sutton Court,
Somerset, but d. s. p., and was s. liy his nephew,

Fredekick Wollastox, Esq. of Shenton Hall, Major 6th
Inniskilling Dragoons, J. P. and D.L., Hiu'h Sheriff 1856, 6. 11)
July, 1S04 ; vi. 15 April, 1850, Josettc Eliza Jane, only child
and heir of Admiral Sir Alexander Dundas Arbuthnott, 11. N.,
Gentleman of the Privy Clianiber to the Queen, by Catherine
Jlary his wife, dau. of Kev. Charles Eustace, heir male of the
Viscounts Baltinglass, and had issue,

I. Fbepebick ErsT.\cE Arbothnott, now of Shenton.
I. Kathleen Alicia Louisa, )». Uichard Hanmer, Esq.
ii. Josephine Elizabelh Arbuthnott, d. 27 Feb. lS62.
III. Alexina Josepliine Arbuthnott.

Major Wollaston d. May, 1879, and was s. by his eldest son.

Arms — Arg. , three mullets sa., pierced of the field. Crest —
Out of a mural crown or, a demi-griftin segreant arg., holding
a mullet pierced sa. Motto — Ne quid laUi.

S(at — Siienton Hall. Nuneaton.

Cicib — Kaval and Military.



Wood, TnojfASjEsq. of Gwernvfed, co. Brecon,
and of Littleton, Middlesex, J. P. and D.L. for co.
Brecon, J. P. for Middlesex and Eadnor, late Cai:)t.
Grenadier Guards, Lieut. -Col. 1st Brecon E.
Volunteers, b. 1 June, IS.'iS ; m. 17 April, 18S3,
Hon. Ehona Cecilia Emily ToUemacbe, only dau. of
1st Lord Tollemache, of Helniingham (see BxjRK^'s
Peerage and Baronetage, ToLLEMACHE, B.), and
kas issue,

I. Thomas DAvro, 6. 25 Jan. 1SS5.

Ji. Einon Alexander, 6. 2i July, 1886.

I. Elyned Ilhona, b. 16 March, 1884.

Lineag'e. — This family of Wood is one of antiquity.
There is still at Littleton a rent roll of the Surrey estate of the
jear 1620.

Thomas Wood, of Fulbourne, co. Cambridge, Serjeant-at-
Law, ttnip. Henry VII., left a son,

John Wood, of Fulbourne, m. Anne, dau. and heir of —
Hilton, of Yorkshire, and had a son and heir,

Nicholas Wood, of Fulbourne, m. Elizabeth, dau. and heir
of Edward Clopton, of Dansunhall, and had issue, a son,

Edwabd Wood, of Fulbourne, co. Cambridge, bur. there 11
June, 1599; w.. Elizabeth, dau. of Thomas Chicheley, of
Vimple, CO. Cambridge (4th removed nephew of Henry
Chicheley, Archbishop of Canterbury, Founder of All Souls',
Oxford), and had issue,

I. Peter, bapt. 20 July, 1558, d. s.p. 27 Oct. 1576.

II. John (Sir), of Fulbourne, Cambs.,andof Beston,co. York,
bapt. 22 June, 1563, bur. 12 Feb. 1633; m. Susan, dau. of
William Prettyman, of Bawton, co. Suffolk, and sister of
Sir John Prettyman, and by her (who was bur. 28 April,
i631), had issue,

1 Nicholas, his heir, aged 25, 1617.

2 William Wood, d. s. p.

3 Thomas, bur. 1 June, 1649 ; to. Susan, dau. of — Pigot ;
she was bur. Dec. 1634; he m. 2ndly, Jane, dau. of
— Gawin, of Styvers, and by his 1st wife had issue, two
daus., I. Isaliilia, ra. 5 June, 1655, William Brearey, of
Y'ork, and d.s.p.; ii. Elizabeth, m. Leonard Scurr (who
•was bur. 22 Jan. 16s0), and was bur. 13 Sept. 1651, s. p.

1 Elizabeth, vi. Thomas Woreley, of Wor'sley, co. Lan-
caster, and d. s. p.

2 Mary, m. Henry Sykes, of Hunslet Hall, Leeds.

3 Susanna, ra. Thonjas Butler, and d. s. p.
sii. Nicholas, of whom presently.

I. Elizabeth, bapt. 14 March, 1551 ; m. John Smith, of Claire,
CO. Suffolk, and had issue.

II. Mary, bapt. 7 July, 1555, Thomas Wood, of Suffolk,
Doctor in Physic, and had issue.

The 3rd son,

Nicholas Wood, of Sneterlya?s Blakcney,co. Norfolk, bapt.
20 Jan. 1565, Fellow of All Souls', Oxford, as Founder's kin
15S1 ; m. 3 Oct. 1601, Anne, dau. of John F'errour, of Gressen-
hall, CO. Norfolk, and wa.s bur. 31 March, 1646, having by lier
<who was bur. 18 Oct. 1648) had i.ssue,

I. Edwabd, of whom presently.

II. Nicholas, 6. 19 June, 1610; m. Martha, living a widow

i!i. William, 6. 17 March, 1621, d. s. p.

I. Audley, b. 3 Feb. 1602.

u. Elizabeth, 6. 2 Jan. 1603, living 1G58.

III. Ann, b. 8 Jan. 1606. iv. trances, b. 2 May, 1609.
*. Catherine, b. I Aug. 1618; m. —Smith, living a widow


The eldest son,

Edwabd Wood, Alderman of London, bapt. 28 Feb. 1604;
m. Susanna Harvey, and was bur. 10 March, 16G6, leaving aa
only son,

Thomas Wood, Esq. of Littleton, Ranger of Hampton Court
1664 to 1723; bur. at Littleton, 14 June, 1723. He m. Dorothy,
2nd dau. of Sir Robert Dicer, Bart, of Hackney, and by her
(who was bur. 17 Nov. 1704) had issue,
I. F.DWAKD, of Littleton.

II Itubert, bapt. 13 June, 1672; student in Wadham Coll.
0.\ ford 1694, LL.D. 1725-6, put in Fellow of All Souls',
Coll. by the Archbishop of Canterbury by the Founder's
kinsman 17 April, 1695, uiJOn a devolution; m. Jane, dau.
of Samuel Heaton, of London (who was bur. 6 July,
1767); and t^. 8 Sept. 1738.

III. 'Ihonias, bapt. 4 March, 1674; d. unm. 14 Aug. 1678.

IV. John. bapt. 8 May, 1683; bur. 2 June, 1702, unm.

I. Dorothy, 6. 9 Aug. 1667 ; m. Richard Morgan, of Suibiton,
CO. Surrey, and had issue.

II. Susanna, bapt. 4 Aug. 1668; bur. 29 Jan. 1691-2.

III. Elizabeth, of Doctor's Commons, London, bapt. 13 Noy.
1673; will dated 9 Feb. 1724, proved '24 Oct. 1725.

IV. Mary, bapt. 4 June, 1676 ; m. Robert Gavell, of Cobham
Court, Surrey, and d. 23 May, 1749.

V. Anne, bapt. 12 Deo. 1677; m. Sept. 1713, Humphrey
Henchman, LL.D., Chancellor of the diocese of London;
bur. 22 July, 1724, having had issue.

The eldest son,

Edward Wood, of Littleton, and of Hampton upon Thames,
b. 3 Jan. 1670; m. Elizabeth, dau. and sole heir of Henry
Briilgor, of Guildford, co. Surrey, and by her (who was bur.
22 May, 1755) had issue,

I. Robert, of Littleton, b. 28 Nov. 1700, Fellow of All Souls'
Coll., Oxford, d.s.p. n Nov. 1748.

II. Edward, b. 9 Aug. 1704 ; d. s. p. 20 Jan. 1724-25.

III. Thomas, of whom presently.

I. Elizabeth, b. 18 Aug. 1699; m. Sir Edward Isham, Bart.,
M.P. (who d. 16 Dec. 17?'2); she d. s. p. 19 July, 1748.

II. Mary, b. 1 Oct. 1710; m. 1st, John Chambers Dorrill, and
2ndly, W. Baldwin ; she was bur. 31 Jan. 1784.

m. D'orothy, b. 29 Sept. 1712 ; bur. 24 May, 1765.
Mr. Edward Wood was bur. 22 July, 1743. His 3rd son,

Thomas Wood, Esq. of Littleton, Treasurer of the Inner
Temple, b. 25 Sept. 1708; m. 2 Oct. 1743, Anne, dau. of —
Jones, and d. 25 June, 1799, leaving issue, Thomas, of whom
presently; Robert ; Betty ; and Dolly. The elder son,

Thomas Wood, Esq. of Littleton, m. 12 June, 1776, Mary,
only dau. and heir of Sir Edward Williams, 5th Bart, of Eltliam
and Gwernyfed, co. Brecon, and by her (who d. 18 July, 1820)
had issue,
Thomas, his heir.

Edward, Chief Secretary at Madras, 6. 10 June, 1778, d.s.p.
Robert Richard, Home Department, Whitehall, b. 13 Feb.

1780, and d. s. p.
Henry, Comptroller-General of Accounts of Calcutta, 6. 11
Aug. 1782, left issue, one son and two daus.
Frederick, b. 28 Sept. 1783 ; bur. 16 Nov. 1865, .■). p.
Peter Serymsher (Very Rev.), Dean of Middlehani, Y'ork,
Rector of Littleton, Middlesex, and Vicar of Middleton,
Norfolk, b. 26 Oct. 1785 ; ra. 12 July, 1810, Frances, youngest
dau. of Edward Penrice, Esq. of Droitwich, co. Worcester,
and had issue,

1 Peter Almeric Leheup (Rev.), Vicar of Newent, co.
Gloucester, and Canon of iMiddleham, b. 17 June, 1816;
jn. 26 June, 1845, Caroline Elizabeth, dau of Sir William
Wightman, Judge of the Court of Queen's Bench, and
had issue, William Charles, Almerij, Cyiil, f6th Regt. ;
Arthur, Herbert, Montague, Somervile, Edith, Adela.

2 Edmund.

1 Frances, m. Col. Burfield des "Voeux, brother of Sir
Cha'les Des V<eux, Bart., who d. 1864.

2 Amelia, m. Edward Clough Newcouie, Esq. of Hock-
wold Hall, near Brandon, Norfolk.

William Leheup. b. 22 Feb. 1787.

Charles, Col. '"th Hussars, served in the Peninsula and at
Waterloo ; 6 4 Je?. 1790 ; m. Susan, dau. of Rev. T. Wat-
kins, and ha.i issue.

JIary, b. 11 Feb. 1781 ; d.unm.

Frances Raphael, 6.23 March, 1788 ; bur. 6 March, 1830.

Decinia Magdalena, b. 20 Aug. 1789 ; bur. 17 Nov. 1829.

Henrietta, b. 14 Aug. 1794; bur. 24 Dec. 1851.

Floienee, twin with Henrietta, b. 14 Aug. 1794.

Dorothy, b. 28 Nov. 1795 ; in. Col. Tuite, and d. s. p.

Mr. Wood d. 7 May, 183.5, and was e. at his decease by his
eldest son,

Thom.*.s Wood, Esq. of Littleton, and Gwernyfed, J. P., 40
years M.P. for Brecon, Col. of the Royal East Middlesex
Militia, and A.D.C. to the Queen, Lord of the Manor of Little-
ton, Glasbury, co. Brecon, and Middleham, co. York ; 6 21
April, 1777; m. '23 Dec. 1801, Lady Caroline Stewart, 2nd dau.
of Robert, 1st Marquess of Londonderry, and by her (who d.
10 Aug. 1865) had issue.





I. Thomas, of Littleton.

II. William Henry, Capt. 10th Hussars, bapt. 31 Aug. 1805 ;
rf.21 Sept. 1834.

III. Charles Alexander (Sir) Knt. late Commissioner of Emi-
gration, J. P., b. 11 Nov. 1810; vi. 25 June, 1838, Sophia,
dau. of John Studholme Brownriger, Esq., M.P. for Boston,
and d. 7 April, 1890, leaving issue, Edward Alexander, C.B.,
Col. 10th Hussars, 6. 8 May, 1841 ; m. 1871, Janet, dau. of
Caledon Alexander, Esq. of Sutton Place, Guildford, and
has, Edward and Alexander ; Charles Kohert, b. 16 Feb.
1844; Elizabeth, to. 10 April, 1866, Col. Ernest Villiers,
nephew of Gcorpe William Frederick, 4th Earl of Clarendon,
and d. 16 Feb. 1867, leaving issue, Edward Ernest, b. 7
Feb. 1867, m. 27 June, 1891, Florence, eld. dau. of Francis
Kicardo, Esq., and has issue ; and Mabel Sophia.

IV. David Edward (Sir), G.C.B., officer Legion of Honour,
Gen. in the army, b. 6 Jan. 1812, commanded Artillery 4th
Division at Balaklava, Inkerman, and Sebastopol, and R.H.
Art. during Indian Mutiny ; m. 17 April, 1861, Lady Maria
Liddell, dau. of Henry Thomas, 1st Earl of Kavensworth;
she d. 24 Aug. 1883.

V. Robert Blucher, C.B., Lieut.-Gen.inthearmy, late Deputy
Adjutant- Gen. in Ireland, and Deputy Master of the Royal
Hospital, Kilmainham, bapt. 11 Aug. 1814; m. 24 July,
1850, Constantia, dau.of Col. the Hon. Henry Cecil Lowther,
M.P. for Westmorland, and was bur. 31 May, 1871, having
by her (who d. 1 May, 1864) had three daus., Constantia,
la. 10 July, 1875, Edmund Douglas Veilch Fane, Esq. of
Boyton, and has issue (see that familv) ; Evelyn, m. 26 May,
1887, Maj.-Gen. Sir F. W. Grenfell, G.C.M.G. (see Gben-
FELL of Taplow); Janet, to. 7 Nov. 1882, Col. J. R. Slade,
C.B., and has issue (see Bdeke's Peerage and Baronetage,
Slade, Bart.).

VI. Arthur Wellington, Lieut. E.N., bapt. 11 Aug. 1816;
d.uv-m., bur. 19 Nov. 1853.

VII. George, bapt. 11 Jan. 1818; bur. 20 May, 1881.
J. Caroline, bapt. 11 Dec. 1802 ; bur. 14 June, 1825.

II. Emily Kynnersley Kynnersley, bapt. 5 July, 1807 ; bur.
29 May. 1858.

lit. Frances Anne, bapt. 24 July, 1810.
Col. Wood d. 26 Jan. 1860, and was s. by his eldest son,

Thomas Wood, Esq. of Littleton, J. P., M.P. for Middlesex
1837-1847 ; Lieut.-Gen. in the army, sometime Col. Grenadier
Guards, 6. 31 March, 1804; to. 6 July, 1848, Frances, youngest
dau. of John Henry Smyth, Esq., M.P. of Heath Hall, co. York,
by his wife. Lady Elizabeth Fitzroy, dau. of George Henry,
4th Duke of Grafton, E.G., and by her (who d. 7 Dec. 1892)
bad issue,

I. Thomas, now of Gwernyfed.

ti. William Henry, in Holy Orders, 6. 27 Jan. 1857.

III. Charles John, Equerry to H. R.H. The Princess Frederica
(Baroness von Pawel Rammingen), b. 27 Nov. 1862 ; vi. 28
July, 1891, Mary Ashton, dau.of Right Rev. AshtonOxenden,
D.D., Bishop of Montreal (see Bubke's Peerage, Oxenden,

I. Caroline Elizabeth, b. 11 Jan. 1850.
It. Mary Isabella, b. 19 Nov. 1851.

III. Laura Lavinia, b. 14 Aug. 1854; m. 11 March, 1884,
Henry Charles John Bunbury, Esq., nephew and heir of Sir
E. Bunbury, Bart., and has issue (see Bubke's Peerage).

IV. Ruth Frances, 6. 9 April, 1859.

Gen. Wood d. 23 Oct. 1872.

J'amilg of iJHilliams of (Sfatrngfcir.

Sir David Williams, Knt. of Gwernyfed, co. Brecon, one of
the Judges of the Court of King's Bench, to. 1st, Margaret,
dau. and heir of Sir David Gam, Knt. of Aberbraen, in the
same county; 2ndly, Dorothy Sutton, widow. He had issue,

Henrt (Sir), his heir.

Thomas, of Coraden, co. Gloucester and Cockthrop, co. Ox-
ford, m. Hester, dau. of James Hawkins, Esq. of Wash-
burne, and d. about 1636, aged 54, leaving issue.
Roger, of the Gare, co. Brecon, left issue.
Robert, of Cabalva, co. Radnor, whose line terminated in a
dau. and heiress,

Elizabeth, m. Sir Philip Boteler, Bart, of Teston, in Kent.
The eldest son and heir,

SiB Henry Williams, Knt. of Gwernyfed, was created a
Baronet by King Charles I., 4 May, 1644. Hera. Eleanor,
dau. of Eustace Whitney, Esq. of Whitney, co. Hereford, and
had issue,
Henry, his heir.

David, of Cornden, co. Gloucester, m. a dau. of Sir Matthew
Carew, Knt., and had issue,

Thomas, who d. in the lifetime of his father, 8 Feb. 1669,

David, m. Mrs. Knight, relict of Dr. Knight, a physician

of Shrewsbury, but d. s. p.
Matthew, m. Elizabeth, dau. of Thomas Gilbert, of London,

mercer, and had issue,

Gilbert, of Rose Hall, Herts, who s. as 8th Bart.
Matthew, d. v,nm. at Jamaica.

Elizabeth, m. Rev. — Cholmley. of Hereford.
Eleanor. Francis, m. John Castle, of London.

Sir Henry d. about 1652, and was s. by his eldest son.

Sib Henby Williams, who m. a dau. of Sir Walter Pye, of
The Mynde, Herts, and was s. by his eldest son,

SiB Henby Williams, w ho m. Miss Whitchurch, and had
two daus., his co-heirs, of whom

Elizabeth, to. Sib Edwabd Williams, Knt., 2nd son of S-ir
Thomas Williams, Bart, of Eltham, and conveyed the estate
of Gwernyfed, to her husband {see Lineage of Williams of

Sir Henry was s. by his brother.

Sib Walter Williams, who d. without issue, and was s. by
his cousin.

Sib Gilbert Williams, of Rose Hall, Herts, in Holy Orders,
Vicar of Islington, Middlesex, and of Sarrat, co. Hereford,
who m. Dorothy, dau. of William Wankford, Esq. of Rich-
mansworth, and had issue,

David, his heir, Matthew.

Gilbert. William.

Sir Gilbert d. 1768, and was s. by his eldest son.

Sib David Williams, b. 13 May, 1726, whom. Rebecca, dau.
of Dr. Rowland, a physician at Aylesbury, and left with a>
dau. Rebecca, a son and successor,

Sir David Williams, of Rose Hall, Herts, bapt. 27 Aprili,
1765; TO. Sophia, dau. of Mr. Stanley, a commissioner of the
customs, and had an only dau. and heir,

Sophia Charlotte, of Rose Hfill, m. Thomas Tyrinjrhani
Bernard, Esq. of Winchenden, Bucks, and d. 15 May, 1837.
Sir David d. 1798, when the Baronetcy became extinct.

J'amJin of ffililliams of €It^am.

Thomas Williams, M.D., of Eltham, in Kent, first and!
chymical physician to Chables II. and James II., was created
a Baronet 2 Nov. 1674. He served in several Parliaments for
Weobley, co. Hereford. He m. 1st, a dau, of Sir Edraun(3J
Sawyer, of Woodbine, and by her had issue,

I. John (Sir), who with his next brother received the honour
of knighthood in the lifetime of his father.

II. Edward (Sir), M.P. for co. Brecon for forty years, m-
Elizabeth, dau. and co-heir of Sir Henry Williams, Bart,
of Gwernyfed, by whom he acquired that estate, and d~
1721, having had issue,

Henry, to. Maiy, dau. of John Walbeoffe, Esq. of Lanham.

Lach, CO. Brecon, but d. s. p. 1723. His widow m. Sir

Humphrey Ilowarth, Knt., and d. 1742.
Thomas, LL.D., d. 17'20, s. p.
Edward, d. 1715, leaving issue.
David, heir to his uncle.
Abigail, m. Rev. Thomas Price.
Mary, to. 1st, Samuel Watkins, of Llanigon ; 2ndly, Rev.

Henry Allen.

III. James, Prebendary of St. Paul's, d. 1727.

IV. Thomas, d. about 1700.

Sir Thomas ra. 2ndly, a dau. of Cawarden, of Cawardei>
Green, co. Hereford, and d. 1714. He was s. by his eldest

Sir John Williams, 2nd Bart., M.P. for co. Hereford, m.
Mary, only dau. and heiress of Sir William Powell, Hart, of
Pengethley, and had issue, two daus., i. Susanna, m. Henry
Cornwall, of Bredwardine Castle, co. Hereford, and had issue^
"Velters Cornwall, M.P. for co. Hereford, represented by Rev.
Sir George Henry Coinwall, Bart., James Cornwall, M.P. for
Weobley, and Mary Cornwall, di. Hon. Henry Berkeley; ii.
Penelope, to. Thomas Symonds, Esq. of Sugwass, co. Ilercfordi
(see Symonds of Pengethley); Sir John d. 17 June, 1723, wheii.
the Baronetcy devolved upon his nephew.

Sir David Williams, 3rd Bart., to. Susannah, dau. ofr
Thomas Witherstone, Esq. of The Lodge, co. Hereford, by
whom (who to. 2ndly, Rev. Thomas Johnstone, of Hereford-
shire), he had issue,

Henby, his successor. Edwabd, heir to his brother.

Elizabeth. Susannah.

Sir David d. 9 Feb. 1740, and was s. by his elder son,

Sir Henry Williams, 4th Bart., d. unm. 15 Aug. 1741, aged
18, and was s. by his brother.

Sir Edward Williams, 5th Bart., m. 1st, Mary, dau. and
co-heir of Isaac Leheup, Esq. ; and 2ndly, Mary, dau. of John
Riley, Esq. of St. James's Place. By his 1st wife he had issue,
one son and one dau.,

Edward, d.v.p. 1800.

Mary, m. Thomas Wood, Esq. of Littleton, co. Middlesex.

Sir Edward d. in 1804, when the Baronetcy became extinct.

.4nfts— Quarterly : 1st and 4th, sa., a bull passant arg. for





Wood : 2ncl, ars:. a stac; trippant ppr. hoofed and attired or,
l.eniins Letweeii his horns a royal crown or, for Williams of
Eltham ; 3rd, ara:., a chevron between three cocks gu., on a
chief sa. as many spearheads of the first sanguinated, for
\V iLLUMS o/Uiayniijid. Crest — A demi-lion rampant or, gorsed
with a wreatlt az. and gii., on each side an oak branch ppr.
.VoUo— Taurus gaudet in silvis.

^ta(s — Gwernyfcd Park, Tluee Cocks, K.S.O., co. Brecon,
and Littleton. Staines.


The iate Joseph Wood, Esq. of Woolley Moor,
CO. York, b. 1 March, 1801; m. 1st, 1831, Maky
AxxE, eldest dau. of George Paton, of tlio High
School, Edinburgh (see famUfi of P.vtox, below),
and by her (who d. 21 July, 1S6J^) had issue,

I. KoBEKT IIenrt, M.A. Oxen, and of the Inner Temple, b.
at Woolley Moor 183S.

He m. 2ndly, 29 May, 1865, Saea, youngest dau. of
Thomas Dobson, of Leeds, by his wife, Harriet
Pinder, and by her has had issue,

n. Joseph Dobson, 6. 16 July, 1871.
t. Sarita, b. i March, 1866.

II. Mary, h. 7 Sept. IS67 ; m. 14 July, 1886, Charles Herbert
Harley Moseley, Esq., Treasurer of the Gambia, nephew
and private secretary to the late Sir W. H. Doyle, Chief
Justice of Gibraltar, and has issue, Oswald Herbert Kerr,
b. 1SS9, and Reginald Anthony Deane, b. 1891.

in. May, 6. 11 May, and d. 27 May, 1375.

IV. Alice, 6. 1 Sept. 1379.

Mr. Wood d. 6 Sept. 1890, and was s. in his Harro-
gate property by his widow.

Lineage. — John Wood, Esq. of Blacker Hall, co. York,
formerly of Thornbill (1

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