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of Exeler, and has issue,

I. Eliot George Bromlet, h. 2 Oct. 1866.

II. Granville Edward Bromley, 6. 18 Oct. 1875.

I. Charlotte Susan Henrietta, b. 3 Jan. 1864.

II. Madeleine Frances, 6. 4 June, 18(55.

III. Eleanor Mary, b. 14 Nov. 1869.

IV. Annora Margaret, b. 7 April, 1872.

liineage.— William Martin. Esq. of Evesham, co. Wor-
cester, m. July, 1078, Elizabeth, dau. of John Knight, Esq. of
Barrels, co. Warwick, by Joan his wife, dau. of Edmund Eaw-
lings, Esq. of Donington, and had issue,

I. Thomas, Banker, of Lombard Street, and of Clapham,
Surrey, M.P. for Wilton, m. Elizabeth dau. of Richard
Lowe, of Cheshunt, Herts, and d. s. p. 116b.

II. William, Barrister at-Law, of Lincoln's inn, and Clapham,
Surrey, M.P. for Gowran, co. Kilkenny, m. Laura, dau. of I
— Mi'rrelli, Esq., and d. 1757.

III. John, of whom presently.

IV James, Banker, of Lombard Street, and M.P. for co. Cam-
bridge, purchased, 1721, the estate and manor of Quy, from
Sir Paul Wiiichcote, Bart., and d. s. p. 15 Dec. 1744.

The 3rd son,

JouN Martin, Esq. of Quy Hall, co. Cambridge, and Over-
bury Park, CO. Worcester, M.P. for Tewkesbury, i/i. Catherine,
dau. of Joseph Jackson, Esq. of Sneed Park, co. Gloucester,
and hud issue,

I. John, of Quy Hall and Overbury Park, m. Judith Bromley,
heiress of Ham Court, but d. s. p.

II. Joseph, of whom presently.

III. James, M.P. for Tewkesbury (see Martin of ledlbvmj anoi
Martin of Omrburv).

I. Catherine, m. Sir Nicholas Hackctt Carcw, of EedilingtoD
Hall, Surrey.





ji. Anne, m. Henry Herbert, Esq. of Muckross, Killarney.
iir. Jlargaret, m. Treadway Russell Nash Esq., D.D., of

Bevere, Worcester, and had an only dau. and heir, Margaret,

TO. 1780, John Lord Soraer.s.
" IV. Elizabeth, v\. William Ueberden, M.D.

The 2nd son,

Joseph Martin, Esq., Banker, of Lombard Street, M.P. for
Tewkesbury, wi. Eleanor, dau. cf Sir John Torriano, Knt., by
Eleanor his wife, sister of Sir Horace Mann, Bart. K.B.,
British Envoy at Florence, and had issue,

I. Thomas, of Quy Hall, co. Cambridge, d. 11 July, 1821.

II. Joseph, of whom presently.

HI. Charles. Lieut.-Col. in the army, m. Elizabeth, dau. of
Solomon Williams, Esq. of Dublin; and d. 1827, leaving

1 Charles Herbert (Rev.), M.A., m. 1st, 18IS. Eliza Porter,
* 2nd dau. of the late William Sloane, Esq. of Tobago, and

had three daus., Henrietta Ann Bidgood, m. 3 Aug. 1843,
Samuel White Baker, Esq., eldest son of Samuel Baker,
Esq. of Lypiatt Park, co. Gloucester (she ci. 29 Dec. 1855) ;
Eliza Heberden, m. 3 Aug. 1843, John Garland Baker,
2nd son of the aforesaid Samuel Baker, Esq. ; and
Charlotte Louisa. He in. 2ndly, Frances Anne, 2nd dau.
of Joseph Goodwin, Esq., and had issue by her, Charles
Frederick, and Gertrude Eleanor Frances, d. 16 Nov.

2 John Williams, of Twinning, co. Gloucester, J.P., m. 1st,
Jane Clarke, who d. s. p., and 2udly, 1841, Sophia Bash-
ford, dau. William Whitehouse, Esq., and by her had
Issue, Charles Stanhope ; d. Jan. 1859.

1 Eliza, m. James M. Cabe, M.D., and had issue.
'■ IV. George (Rev.), Vicar of Overbury, and afterwards of
Broad Windsor, ni. Maria, dau. of Richard Clarke, Esq.,
and d. leaving an only dau., Maria, ni. William Hill Buckle,
Esq. of Chaceley, near Tewkesbury, and has issue.

I. Eleanor, m. J. JFoote, Esq., and d. 12 May, 1831, and had

II. Mary, to. Rev. Thomas Heberden, Canon-Residentiary of
Exeter; d. 29 Nov. 1849, and had issue.

in. Anna, m. Joseph Smith, Esq., Private Secretary to Mr.
Pitt : d. 13 Aug. 1791.

ihe 2nd son,

Rev. Joseph MARTnf, of Ham Court, co. Worcester, was
Lord of the Manors of Upton-on-Severn and of Cheshunt,
Herts, Rector of Bourton-on-the-Hill, co. Gloucester, and
Canon-Residentiary of Exeter. He m. 1786, Isabella Mar-
garet, dau. of Rev. John Sturgcs, LL.D. , Prebendary and
Chancellor of the Diocese of Winchester, and sister of the
Right Hon. William Sturges-Bourne, of Testwood, Hants, and
had issue,

I. Joseph Johw, late of Ham Court.

II. George (Kev.), Canon-Residentiary and Chancellor of the
Diocese of Exeter and Vicar of Harberton, m. 1st, 26 July,
1825, the Lady Charlotte Sophia Eliot, youngest dau. of
William, 2nd Earl of St. Germans, and d. 11 Aug. 18G0.
having by her (who d. 1839) had issue.

I 1 George Edward, now of Ham Court.

2 Henry Arthur (Rev.), Vicar of Laxton, Notts.

1 Georgina, deceased. 2 Susan Isabella, deceased.

3 Charlotte Harriet.

■t Jemima Anne Frances,™. Jan. 1860, Col. Sir Charles
Cooper Johnson, K.C.B., son of Sir H. A. Johnson, Bart,
of Southlands, Isle of Wight, and has issue.
Rev. George Martin ni. 2ndly, 21 July, 1842, Renira Hen-
rietta Aldenburg, only dau. of Admiral William hentinck,
by the Lady Frances his wife, dau. of Charles, 1st Earl
llanvers, and by her (who d. 10 Jan. 1868) had issue,

1 Albert Bentinck, 6. 16 Dec. 1843: d. 9 May, 1886.

2 Evelyn Charles, Capt. 87th Royal Irish Fusiliers, h. 5
July, 1847 ; ni. 3 June, ISiO, Edith Hamilton, dau. of
John Martin, Esq. of the Upper Hall, Ledbury, and has
issue, Evelyn George, 6. March, 1881 ; John Bentinck, b.
Jan. 1883, and Edith Henrietta Dorothea, 6. 25 May, 1S85.

1 Renira Isabella. 2 Emily Frances, deceased.

3 Lucy Annora, m. 16 Sept. 1879, Arthur Charles Cherry,
Esq. of Hanwick Hall, co. Worcester, son of B. Cherry
Esq. of Brickendon, and has issue. '

III. Henry, d. 1843.

'■'• ^^'il'iam (Rev.), Vicar of Staverton, Devon, m. Jane,
eldest dau. of Arthur Champernowne, Esq. of Darlington,
Devon, d. 10 April, 1850, and had issue,

1 William (Rev.), 6 U Jan. 1831 ; m. 10 Feb. 1886, Mary,
dau. of Richard Luxton, Esq., and d. 7 Sept. 1890, leavinc-
issue, William Arthur, 6. 2 Dec. 1886.

2 Arthur, deceased.

3 Richard (Kev.), Vicar of Hfracombe, Devon, ra. Eliza
JKose dau. of the Rev. Daniel Rose Fearon, Vicar of St.
Mary s Church, Devon.

4 Francis, deceased.

6 Charles Rector of Dartington, Devon, late Warden of
rtauiey Coll , m. Dora Frances Jloberiey, dau. of the
Bishop of Salisbury, and has issue.

6 Alfred John.

7 John Harington, Capt. R.N. (deceased).

8 Reginald, deceased.

1 Caroline.

2 Frances, m. 1852, Rev. Jos. Lloyd Brereton, Prebendary
of Exeter, Rector of Little Massingham, Norfolk, and d.
leaving issue.

3 Mary Isabella, deceased.

4 Anne. 5 Louisa Renira.

V. Francis, d. unm. 24 Feb. 1810.

VI. Richard (Rev.), Canon of Truro, Vicar of Menheniot
Cornwall, m. Ch.irlotte (she d. Iti Jan. 1882), eldest dau. of
Rev. J. W. Baugh, Rector of Ripple, co. Worcester, and
Chancellor of the Diocese of Bristol, and d. 3 Feb. 1888.

VII. John Sturges, d. unm. 9 Aug. 1839.

I. Isabella Margaret, deceased. ii. Eleanor, deceased.

III. Anne, deceased. iv. Frances, deceased.

The eldest son,

Joseph John Martiv, Esq. of Ham Court, co. Worcester,
J. P. and D.L., Major for many years of the Worcestershire
Yeomanry, d. 1873, and was s. by his nephew, now of Ham

Arms—'Pa.^y of six or and az., on a chief gu. three martlets of
the first. CreiJ— A martin passant ppr. Motto— Ferns letho

i'cat— Ham Court, Upton-on-Severn, co. Worcester,


Martin, Waldtve Alexander Hamilton, Esq.
of The Upper Hall, Ledbury, co. Hereford, J.P.
and D.L., F.S.S., b. 22 Sept. 1854 ; m. 1st, 2S Aug.
1877, Georgina Maude, dau. of Lieut.-Col. Gregory
Haines, Madras Army, by Hon. Jane Eliza Mona,
Gougli, Lis -n-ife, dau. of Field-Marshal Viscount
Gough, K.P., and by her (who d. 19 Dec, 1883)
has issue,

I. HcGH Waldtve, 6. 8 July, 1878.

II. George Dermot, b. 20 March, 1880.

III. Alick Gregory, b. 4 Oct. 1882.

IV. Evan Hamilton, b. 8 Dec. 1883.

He m. 2ndly, 30 Dec. 1886, Frances, youngest dau.
of Ferdinand Hanbury Williams, Esq. of Coldbrook
Park, CO. Monmouth, and has had issue,

V. John Hanbury, 6. 4 April, 1890.

I. Frances Penelope, b. 8 and d. 14 Nov. 1887.

Iiin eagre, —James Martin, Esq. of Overbury Court, co.
Worcester, M.P. for Tewkesbury, 3rd son of John Martin,
Esq. of Quy Hall, co. Cambridge (see Martin of Ham Court),
ra. 17 July, 1774, Penelope, dau. of John Skipp, Esq. of The
Upper Hall, Ledbury, and by her (who d. 1830) had,

I. John, his heir.

II. Joseph, ra. Sarah Harriett, dau. of Robert Hewitt, Esq.
of Whitehaven, co. Cumberland, and d. 20 Dec. 1856.

III. James, m. 20 Sept. 1819, Julia, dau. of Rev. John Vig-
noles, of Portarlington, Queen's Co.

I. Penelope, d. unm.

II. Catharine, d. unm. June, 1787.

III. Elizabeth, m. C. E. Hanford, Esq. of WooUashaU, co.
Worcester, and d. Feb. 1844, leaving issue.

IV. Anne, d. unm.

Mr James Martin d. 1810, and was s. by his eldest son,

John Martin, Esq. of Overbury Court, M.P. for Tewkesbury,
6. 27 Nov. 1774 ; ra. 5 March, 1803, Frances, 2nd dau. of
Richard Stone, Esq. of Chislehiu'st, co. Kent, and by her (who
d. 3 March, 1862) had issue,

I. John, his heir.

II. Richard, d. unm. 1829.
m. James, d. unm. 1878.

IV. Robert, of Overbury Court, co. Worcester, J.P., High
Sheriff 1877, b. 14 Aug. 1808 ; ra. 20 April, 1^37, Marj- Anne.,
dau. of John Biddulph, Esq. of Ledbtu-y, and by her, who d.
24 Nov. 1892, has issue,

1 Richard Bidddlph, M.A. Oxon, F.R.G.S., J.P., M.P.
for Tewkesbury 1880-85, and Since 1892 for co. Worcester,
b. 12 May, 1838 ; m. 1864, Mary Frances, only dau. of
Admiral Richard Crozier, of West Hill, Isle of Wight.

2 John Biddulph, M.A. Oxon, F.Z.S., F.S.S., &c., b. 10
June, 1841 ; m. 1881, Victoria, dau. of R. B. Claflin, Esq.
of Horner, Ohio, U.S.A.

1 Julia, TO. Douglas Henty, Esq. of Westgate, co. Sussex.

2 Penelope, ra. Rev. Frederick Whitmore HoUand, M.A.,
Vicar of Evesham, and d. 7 Dec. 1873, leaving one son,
Robert Martin, b. 10 Oct. 1372, and a dau., 6. 28 Nov. 1873.

V. Henry, d. unm.

I. Frances Penelope,, 6. 19 Dec. 1803.

II. Emily, ra. June, 1830, Robert Gumming Norman, Esq. oi
Bromley, and d. 25 Oct. 1842.





Mr. John Mavtin d. Jan. 1832, and was s. by his eldest son,

John Martin, Esq. of the Upper Hall. Ledbury, J. P., JI.P.
for Tewkesbury 1832-35 and 1337-59, b. 2 Feb. 1S05; m. 1st,
1S37, Mary, dau. of Capt. Thomas Aubrey Morse, and by her
\who d. 27 July, 1843) had an only dau. Eleanor Traherne,
who m. Kev. F. Holland. He m. 2ndly, 1847, Maria Hen-
rietta, dau. of Evan H. Baillie, Esq., and d. 7 March, 1830,
having had by her (who d. 16 Feb. 1865),

I. John Hamilton, tf. 18 March, 1851.

II. Waldtve Alexander Hamilton, now of Ledbury,
ill. Hugo Hamilton. iv. John Evan Hamilton.

I. Kditli Hamilton, to. 3 June, 1880, Capt. Evelyn C. Martin,
K.I. Fusiliers, and has issue (see Martin of Ham Court).

ai. Ada Hamilton, m. 7 Oct. 1880, Gerald Edward Wellesley,
son of Hon. W. H. G. Wellesley, and grandson of the 1st
Lord Cowley.

III. Dora Hamilton, d. 15 Sept. 1872.

IV. Nora Hamilton, m. 4 Feb. 1388, Capt. Charles Harvey
Palairet, late 9th Lancers.

■V. Frances Hamilton, m. 7 Aug. 1884, Alexander Baillie,
Esq., only son of Evan Baillie, Esq. of Pilleigh, co. Devon.

Arms, etc. — See Martin of Ham Court.
Seat—TUo Upper Hall, Ledbury.


Martin, Majoe-Gen. William George, of
Hemingstone Hall, Suffolk, J. P., Maj.-Gen., late
E.H.A.,6.5 Aug.1835; »n.l9 May, 1863, Margaret,
2nd dau. of William Stralian, Esq. of Sidmoutli,
by Anne, Ms wife, only child of Gen. Sir George
^ultell Fisher, E.A., and has issue,

Beatrix Maria, 6. 18 May, 1866.

Liineag'e. — Capt. Eogeb Martin, son of Eoger Martin,
«f Stepney, by Elizabeth his wife, m. 1st, Margaret, dau. of
Anthony Tutchen, and 2ndly Thoniasina; d. 1687, having
had by the former (with two daus., Margaret and Elizabeth)
an only surviving son,

Tutchen Martin, m. Bermet Garsh. or Gage, and d. 1702,
having had issue, William, Admiral of the Fleet, in. 16 Aug.
1726, Mary Atkins, of Twell, co. Gloucester, and d. s. p. 1756 ;
"Tutchen, d. s. p. 1721 ; Bennett, of whom presently ; Eoger,
Admiral, K.N., d. 1780, having had a son, John, who prede-
ceased him ; and James. The 3rd son,

Bennett Martin, M.D., d. 1741, leaving, by Elizabeth his
■wife, a son,

Capt. William Martin, E.N., m. Arabella, dau. of Admiral
Sir William Eowley, K.B., and by her (who m. 2ndly, Col.
Gibbs, of Horseley Park, Sussex) had issue,
William, of Hemingstone, his heir.

Henry, of Colston Bassctt, M.P. for Kinsale, and Master in
Chancery, m. 14 July, 1795, Maria Elizabeth Edmunds,
of Woi'sbro', and d. 1839, having had issue {see Martin of
George (Sir), K.C.B., G.C.M.G., Vice-Admiral of England,
m. 1st, 1804, Harriet, sister of Admiral Bentinck, and2udly,
1815, Miss A. Locke, of Norbury Park, Surrey.

The eldest son,

William Martin, Esq, of Hemingstone, Capt. in Elliott's
Horse, m. Sarah, dau. of Admiral Sir Joshua Eowley, Bart, (so
created 1786), and by her (who d. 21 Dec. 1841) had issue,
William, who d. s. p. ; Eichard Bartholomew, of whom
presently ; Eliza, m. Eev. Charles Townley, brother of Townley,
of Fulbourn, co. Cambridge ; Arabella ; Philadelphia ; and
Maria. The 2nd son,

Eichard Bartholomew Martin, Esq. of Hemingstone,
Lieut. 5th Dragoon Guards, m. 5 April, 1832, Juliana, dau. of
John Donovan Verner, Lieut. 55th Foot, son of Kobert Verner,
Esq. of Dublin, by Juliana, his wife, dau. of Edward Donovan,
Esq. of Ballymore, co. Wexford, and had issue,

William George, now of Hemingstone.

Charles Townley, officer 70th Eegt., drowned in New Zea-
land, 1664.

Henry John, Comm.E.N.,??i. April, 1874, Edith Philadelphia,
dau. of Francis Offiey Martin, Esq. (see Martin, of Worsfiro'
Hall), and d. Jan. 1876, leaving a dau.

Hichard Edward Eowley, C.M.G., Col. late InniskiUing
Dragoons, British Commissioner in Swaziland.

Francis. Joshua Gibbs.

Maria Elizabeth Verner, m. June, 1856, the Eev. John Longe,
Eector of Sternfield, Suffolk.

Sarah Juliana Philadelphia, d. young.

Mr. Martin d. 11 April, 1855.

Arms— Arg., two bars gu. Crest — An ape admiring himself
in a looking-tilass ppr. Motto — Sans tiche.
£eat — Hemingstone, Ipswich, Suffolk.



sitrs, Esq. of Worsbro' Hall, co. York, D.L., b. 8
May, 1847 ; m. 3 Aug. 1870, Emily Frances Tich-
borne, youngest dau. of John H. Wasliington
Hibbert, Esq. of Bilton Grange, co. Warwick, and
Juha his wife, dau. of Sir H. J. Tichborne, 8th
Bart., widow of Col. Charles Thos. Talbot, and
mother of the 17th Earl of Shrewsbury, and has

I. Cecilia Elizabetli Mary Agnes.

II. Magdalene Mary Josephine.

III. Mirial Augusta Mary, d. 1 April, 1873.

IV. Olyve Mary Evelyn.

Lineage. — For lineage of Martin, see Martin of

The family of Edmunds, resident at Rotherham in the reign
of Queen Elizabeth, was of Worsbro", temi). James 1.

Thomas Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro' (Secretary to Thomas,
Earl of Strafford), steadfastly adhered to King Charles during
tlie civil wars, and eventually paid £350 for his compositions.
He m. Ann, dau. of Henry Cookson, and dying 9 Jan. 1662,
aged 66, was s. by his son,

Henry Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro', J.P., Lieut, of the
Trained Bands, who d. s. p. 22 March, 1708-9, and was s. by
liis nephew,

Thomas Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro', eldest son of Thomas
Edmunds, by his wife, Mary, dau. of John Wentworth, Esq.,
Til. Jane, dau. of Francis Foljambe, Esq. of Aldwark, by whom
he had issue. His son,

Thomas Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro', 6. 15 July, 1699, m.
Elizabeth, dau. and heir of Henry Carrington, Gent, of The
Views, and by her (who m. 2ndly, Edward Gower, of Hutton,
in the East Eiding) left at his decease, 10 Dec. 1742, a dau.,
Henrietta, m. William Falconer, M.D., and a son and successor,

Francis Offley Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro', J.P., m. 1
June, 1767, Hannah Maria, younger dau. of Joseph Offley,
Esq. of Norton Hall, co. Derby, and sister and co-heir (with
Urith, wife of Samuel Shore, Esq.) of Edmund Offley, Esq.,
and had issue with a son, Francis Offley, D.L., who vi.
Mary Eeresford, dau. of Francis Ferrand Foljambe, Esq. of
Aldwark, but d. s. p., two daus., Maria Elizabeth and
Urith Amelia. Mr. Edmunds d. 1 July, 1825, aged 89. His
eldest dau.,

Maria Elizabeth Edmunds, of Worsbro', m. 14 July, 1795,
Henry Martin, Esq. of Colston Bassett, Notts, J.P., M.P.,
for Kinsale, and one of the Masters in Chancery, and d. 31
Aug. 1827, having by him (who d. 1839) had issue,

William Bennett, of whom presently. j

Henry Burges, of East Bridgford Manor (deceased). ;

George Bohun, of Crabbs Abbey, Norfolk, Capt. E.N., C.B.,, '
b. 21 March, 1799; m. 1835, Isabella Harriet, dau. of
Eear-Admiral Sir Thomas Briggs, G.C.M.G., and d. 13 ;
Oct. 1854, leaving issue. His eldest dau., Isabella, to. 7 !
June, 1859, Sir Ancliitel Ashburnham, Bart., and his 2nd '\l
dau., Urith Amelia, m. 26 July, 1864, Sir Cromer Ash-
burnham, C.B.

Francis Offley, of Eose Hill, Hampton, Middlesex, M.A.,
Barrister-at-Law and Inspector of Charities, 6. 22 March,
1805 ; m. 31 Jan. 1844, Mary, dau. of Very Eev. Samuel
Smith, D.D., of Dry Drayton, co. Cambridge, Dean of
Ch. Ch. Oxford, and Prebendary of Durham, and had a son,
William Henry, Gent. Cadet Eoyal Mil. Col. Woolwich, b.
1851, d. 3 Dec. 1S69, and two daus., Frances Augusta,
and Edith Philadelphia, in. Henry Martin, Esq., R.N., and
d. 1 876, leaving a dau.
Augusta Anne (dec), m. the late Richard T. Fisher, Esq. of
Lincoln's Inn, and had issue, Auguste May, d. 1863.
The eldest son,

William Bennett Martin, Esq. of Worsbro', J.P. and D.L.,
b. 7 Oct. 1796 ; m. 26 Nov. 1831, Augusta Marcia, only dau. of
Eev. JohnChaloner, of Newton Kyme (of the Guisbro', family),
and Augusta Ann, his wife, dau. of Eobert and Lady Elizabeth
Sutton, and widow of Edward Vavasour, Esq., and by her
(who d. 19 July, 1859) had issue,

I. Thomas Wentworth, late of Worsbro' Hall, d. s. p.

II. William Michael Aloysius, now of Worsbro'.
I. Maria Elizabeth, to. 28 Aug. 1855, the late the Hon.

Francis Dudley Stuart Wortley, 2nd son of 2nd Lord Wharn- :
clilTe, and d. leaving issue,

1 Francis John Stuart, late Lieut. E.N. , 6. 8 June, 1856;
m. Ellen, dau. of Sir T. J. L. Gallwey, K.C.M.G., and has

2 Edward James Stuart, Major 60th Eifies, 6. 31 July,
1857; m. Violet, dau. of the late J. A. Guthrie, Esq. of
Craigie, and has issue, Nicholas Eothesay, 6. 9 Jan. 1892.

3 Allan Thomas, d. young.





4 Ralph Granville Stuart, b. 4 July, 1864 ; m. Virginia, dau.
ot Capt. Schley, U.S.N.

5 Allan liicliard, Lieut. King's Royal Eifle Corps, 6. 20
Jan. 1865.

1 Amy Cecilia, d. younsr, 3 March, 1860.

2 Susan Mary, m. 17 Sept. 1«84, George Arthur Carley,
Esq., eldest son of Sir George Cayley, Bart., and has issue.

II. Augusta Charlotte, d. 1853.

III. Auitlia Mary, m. April, 1853, Edward Chivers Bower,
Esq., J. P. and D.L., of Broxholm, co. York, and has issue,

1 Edmund Thomas Chivers, b. 1857; m. Elizabeth
Williams Mina, dau. of the late Sir Claude Trollope,

2 George Chivers, 6. 1860.

3 Francis Chivers, 6. 1862 (deceased).

4 Wentworth Arthur, b. 1866.

1 Augusta Mary, 7n. 6 Oct. 1887, William Henry Arthington,
son of Arthington Worsley, Esq., and nephew of Sir
William Cayley Worsley, Bart, of Hevingham, and has
issue (see Burke's Peeragt).

2 Amy Elizabeth. .3 Alice Ethel.

4 Cicely. 6 Beatrice Lilian.

IV. Julia Constance, to. Aug. 1863, Stephen Soames, Esq.,
2nd son of Charles Soames, Esq. of Coles Park, Herts, and
has issue,

1 Francis Archibald. 2 Edward Rowland.

3 Gerald Martin.

1 Constance Maud. 2 Edith Julia Wentworth (dec).

3 Isabel Winiired, m. Henry E. Courage, Esq. of Graven-

V. Francis Etheldreda, deceased.

Mr. Martin d. 6 April, 1847. His eldest son,

Thomas Wentworth Maktin-Edmunds, Esq. of Worsbro'
Hall, J.P. and CL., Lieut. 60th Royal Rifles, h. 24 Nov. 1841,
d. unm. 15 Nov. 1866, from the effects of a fall from his horse,
and was s. by his brother, William Michael Alotsics, now
of Worsbro' Hall.

Arms — Per chevron cr^nele or and sa., three fleurs-de-lis
counterchanged, for Edmunds: quartering Martin, same as
Martin of Jltmingstone.

^>«£— Worsbro', Burnsley, co. York. Residence— Vpyer
Wulmer, Kent.


Maetik, Egbert Feewex, Esq. of Anstey
Pastures, co. Leicester, M.A., J.P., b. 9 April, 1842 ;
m. 30 Oct. 1873, Henrietta Susan, 4th dau. of the
Eev. Edmund Eoberts Larken, Eector of Burton,
CO. Lincoln, and has issue,

I. Eocekt Edmund, 6. 1 Dec. 1874.

II. William Francis, 6. 7 Feb. 1876.

Xiineag'e. — in early times the Martins resided at Leices-
ter, and frequently held the highest offices in that ancient and
important borough. In the years 1333, 1338, and 1364, John
Martyn was Mayor of Leicester, and was also {temp.
Edward III.) twice returned M.P. for the borough. Shortly
afterwards, the family held possessions at Anstey, anciently
called Hanstigie, or Anstige, co. Leicester, which they have
ever since possessed, and where they have resided to the
present time.

William Martin, Esq. of Anstey Pastures, J. P., b. 1777 (2nd
son of Robert Martin, Esq. of Anstey, by Ann Hallam his wife,
and 7th in descent from Robert Martyn, who purchased Anstey
Pastures); m. 12 May, 1807, Ann Wood, only child and heir
of John Richards, Esq. (the last of the family of that name
seated at Normanton-on-Soar, co. Nottingham), and by her
(who d. 16 April, 1855) had issue,

I. William, b. 1808 : d. 18'29.

II. Robert, M.A., his heir.

III. John, of Whatton House, co. Leicester, J.P. and D.L.,
High Sheriff 1863, b. 1815, to. 15 April, 1852, Augusta
Louisa, 2nd dau. of William Hopkins, Esq., M.A. of St.
Peter's Coll. Camb., and d. 22 May, 1864, leaving issue,

1 William John, of the Lodge, Barrow-on-Soar, Lough-
borough, CO. Leicester, J. P., Capt. Leicestershire Y'eo-
manry, b. 1853 ; m. 15 Oct. 1878, Emily Mary Letitia, dau.
of WilUam Edmond Hamilton, 27thRegt. Madras N.I.

2 Walter Richards, b. 1860.

1 Ada. 2 Florence.

3 Amy. 4 Evelyn.

IV. Charles Bosworth, b. 1825; m. 14 Aug. 1851, Margaret,
dau. of Sir JohnBorlase Warren, 4thBart. of Warrenscourt,
CO. Cork, and d. 1881.

1. Anne Elizabeth, to. Eev. E. G. Parker, M.A., who d. 10 May,
1859. Shed. 1882.

Mr. Martin d. 24 July, 1850. His 2nd son,
Eev. Robert Martin, of Anstey Pastures, co. Leicester,

M.A., J.P., 6. 1809 : m. 1st, 14 March, 1839, Selina, only dau.
of the late John Frewen Turner, Esq. of Cold Overton Hall,
Oakham, and by her (who d. 6 Nov. 185'2) had issue,

I. Robert Frewen. now of Anstey Pastures.

n. William, b. 8 Jan. 1844; d. 1844.

III. John (Rev.), b. 1848 ; m. 1878, Sophia Constance, dau. of
William Bosworth, Esq. of Charley Hall, co. Leicester, and
has issue, John Bosworth, another son, and five daus.

IV. Charles William, b. 1850; to. Sophia Florence, younger
dau. of William Bosworth, Esq. of Charley Hall, and has
issue, two sons.

I. Eleanor Anne.

II. Selina Mabelle, m. Capt- Julian Henry Hay Ruxton, of
Broad Oak, Brenchley, Kent.

III. Margaret Grace.

IV. Marian, m. Henry Storr, Esq. of Brenchley, Kent, and
has issue, two sons and two daus.

He m. 2ndly, 20 Sept. 1860, Marian Cecil, only child of Richard
Wood, Esq. of Stony Gate, near Leicester, by Mary Cecil
his 2nd wife, and by her had issue,

V. Cecil, 6. 13 Oct. 1865.

V. Mary Cecil. vi. Dora Cecil.

Eev. Robert Martin d. 11 July, 1871.

Arms — Per saltire arg. and or, between two bars, three
martlets gu., quartering the arms of Richards of Normanlon,
viz., arg., a chevron invected between two escallops in chief and
a cross pattee in base gu. Crest — A talbot's head erased arg.
crusily, eared and langued gu., gorged with a collar vert.
Motto — Sure, and steadfast.

Seat — Anstey Pastures, Leicester; and the Brand, Lough-


Maetin, Eobeet Jaspee, Esq. of Eoss, co. Gal-
way, J.P., B.A. Trin. Coll. Dublin, b. 17 June,
1846 ; m. 1886, Amelia Constance, widow of Victor
Baddeley Eoche, Esq. of Killuntin, co. Cork, and
dau. of J. J. Schmidt, Esq. of Thornfield, co.
Lancaster, and has issue,

Barbara Lavana.

Xiineage. — This family is descended from one of the
officers who accompanied De Burgh, the ancestor of the noble
family of Clanricarde, to Ireland, temj). Henry II., and, upon
the conquest of Galway, settled there. In the Book of Pedigrees,
vol. X. (Office of Arms, Dublin Castle), the arms are stated to
have been granted to Oliver Martin by King Richard 1. in
the Holy Land. About the year 1590, Robert Martin, the
lineal ancestor of the present Mr. Martin, was in possession of
the estates now held by that gentleman. Robert Martin thus
referred to served the office of High Sheriff, 1607

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