'Bathurst01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Bathurst of Arkendale, Bathurst of Bathurst, Bathurst of Canterbury, Bathurst of Cranbrook, Bathurst of Finchcocks, Bathurst of Francks, Bathurst of Leachlade (Lechlade), Bathurst of Lydney Park, Bathurst of Scutterskelf, Bathurst of Staplehurst

                               
According to BP1934, "The Bathursts are stated to have come into England in the time of the Saxons, from a place called Batters, in the duchy of Luneburg. They gained a settlement near Battle, Sussex, which they called Batters-hurst, which name was eventually contracted to Bathurst."
Lawrence Bathurst of Bathurst, later of Cranbrook (a 1460)
1. Lawrence Bathurst of Canterbury and Cranbrook
A. Lawrence Bathurst of Canterbury, Cranbrook and Stapleton (b c1457, d 1549)
  m. _ Chapman (dau of Robert Chapman)
  i. Edward Bathurst of Staplehurst
  a. Launcelot Bathurst of Francks (b 1529, d 27.09.1594, alderman of London)
  m. Judith Randolph (dau of Barnard (not Richard) Randolph of London)
(1) Randolph Bathurst of Francks
  m. (1596) Catherine Argall (dau of Robert Argall of East Sutton)
  (A) Sir Edward Bathurst of Francks
  m. _ Wiseman
  (i)+ 2 sons and 5 daughters
  (2) George Bathurst of Howthorpe (b 1587, 4th son)
  m. (1610) Elizabeth Villiers (d 1650, dau of Edward Villiers of Howthorpe)
  (A) Sir Benjamin Bathurst of Paulerspury (d 27.04.1704, Governor of East Inida Company, youngest son)
  m. Frances Apsley (d 07.06.1727, dau of Sir Allen Apsley by Frances, dau of John Petre of Bowhay)
(i) Allen Bathurst, 1st Earl Barthurst (b 16.11.1684, d 16.09.1775)
  m. (06.07.1704) Catherine Apsley (d 08.06.1768, dau/heir of Sir Peter Apsley by Catherine, dau of Samuel Fortrey, cousin)
  (a) Benjamin Bathurst (b 12.08.1711, dvpsp 23.01.1767)
  m. (26.11.1732) Elizabeth Bruce (dsp 05.11.1796, dau of Charles Bruce, 4th Earl of Elgin, 3rd Earl of Ailesbury)
  (b) Henry Bathurst, 2nd Earl Barthurst (b 20.05.1714, d 06.08.1794, Lord Chancellor)
  m1. (19.09.1754, sp) Anne James (d 04.02.1758, widow of Charles Phillipps)
  m2. (14.06.1759) Tryphena Scawen (d 02.12.1807, dau of Thomas Scawen of Maidwell by Tryphena, dau of James Russell, son of 1st Duke of Bedford)
((1)) Henry Bathurst, 3rd Earl Barthurst (b 22.05.1762, d 27.07.1834, Secretary of War)
  m. (01.04.1789) Georgina Lennox (d 20/9.01.1841, dau of Lord George Henry Lennox)
  ((A)) Henry George Bathurst, 4th Earl Barthurst (b 24.02.1790, d unm 25.05.1866)
  ((B)) William Lennox Bathurst, 5th Earl Barthurst (b 14.02.1791, d unm 24.02.1878)
  ((C)) Thomas Seymour Bathurst (b 22.10.1793, d 10.04.1834, Lt. Colonel) had issue
  m. (06.10.1829) Julia Hankey (d 21.02.1877, dau of John Peter Hankey)
((D)) Charles Bathurst (b 21.01.1802, dsp 28.02.1842, rector of Siddington and Latham)
  m. (31.07.1830) Emily Caroline Bertie (d 18.03.1881, dau of Montagu Bertie, 5th Earl of Abingdon)
  ((E)) Louisa Georgiana Bathurst (d 27.03.1874)
  ((F)) Emily Charlotte Bathurst (d 01.02.1877)
  m. (16.03.1825) Sir Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby, Governor of Malta (b 06.07.1783, d 11.01.1837, Major General)
  ((2))+ other issue (d unm) - Apsley (b 1769, d 01.1816), Tryphena (d 1834), Catherine (d 1837), Selina Letitia (d 1827), Susannah (d 08.03.1847)
  (c) Frances Bathurst
  m1. (05.08.1731) William Wodehouse (d 31.03.1735, son of Sir John, Bart of Kimberley)
  m2. James Whitshed
(d) Catherine Bathurst (d 1783)
  m. (14.04.1737) Henry Reginald Courtenay (b 08.06.1714, d 30.04.1763)
  (e) Jane Bathurst (d 18.04.1794)
  m. (03.04.1744) James Buller of Downes (d 21.05.1765)
  (f) Leonora Bathurst
  m. (02.09.1752) Edward Urmston (d 21.12.1778, General)
(g) Anne Bathurst
  m. (1752) Rev. James Benson (d 1781)
  (h)+ other issue - John of Sapperton (b 1728, d 1777), Allen (b 1729, d unm 1767, rector of Beverstone and Sapperton)
  (ii) Peter Bathurst of Clarendon Park (b 03.05.1687 d 06.05.1748)
  m1. (1709) Leonora Maria Howe (d 01.1720, dau of Charles Howe of Gritworth)
  (a) Leonora Bathurst
  m. Dr. G. Macaulay
  (b) Frances Bathurst
  m. _ Cooper of Cumberwell
m2. (24.10.1720) Selina Shirley (d 14.12.1777, dau of Robert Shirley, 1st Earl Ferrers)
  (c) Selina Bathurst (b c1721, d 09.02.1781)
  m1. (26.06.1748) Sir Arthur Cole, Bart of Newland, Lord Ranelagh (b c1669, dsp 05.10.1754)
  m2. (30.11.1755) Sir John Elwell, Bart (d 01.03.1778)
  (d) Harriet or Henrietta Bathurst (bur 08.08.1795)
  m. (10.02.1755) Thomas Charles Tracy, 6th Viscount of Rathcoole (b 15.06.1719, dsp 10.08.1792)
(e) Anne Bathurst
  m. Rev. Robert Thistlethwayte (b 1720, d 25.03.1767)
  (f) Catherine Bathurst
  m. Sir Michael Malcolm, Bart
  (g) Charlotte Bathurst
  m. Joshua Langton of Newton St. Looe
  (h) Frances Bathurst (d 21.11.1757)
  m. (1756) Anthony Duncombe, Lord Feversham of Downton (b c1695, d 18.06.1763)
  (i) Elizabeth Bathurst (d 1764)
  m. Sir Thomas Frederick, Bart (b 03.1730-1, d 16.12.1770)
  (j) Louisa Bathurst
  m. George Byam of Apps Court
  (k) Mary Bathurst
  m. Hellyer Allen (rector of Rodney Stoke)
  (l)+ other issue - 5 sons (dsp), Margaret
  (iii) Benjamin Bathurst of Lydney and Mixbury (b 1693, d 05.11.1767)
  m1. (1714) Frances Poole (d 27.02.1737-8, dau of Henry Poole of Kemble)
  (a) Thomas Bathurst of Lydney (b 1725, dsp 09.11.1791)
m. Anne Fazerkerly (dau of Thomas Fazerkerly)
  (b) Poole Bathurst of Lydney (dsp 05.05.1804)
  (c) Anne Bathurst
  m. (25.05.1752) Charles Bragge of Cleve Hill
  ((1)) Charles Bragge, later Bathurst of Lydney Park (d 13.08.1831, Secretary of War)
  m. (01.08.1788) Charlotte Addington (d 27.05.1839, dau of Anthony Addington of Up Ottery)
  ((A)) Charles Bathurst of Lydney Park (b 15.01.1790, dsp 30.01.1863)
  m. (27.08.1819) Mary Fendall (dau of William Fendall of Hall Court)
  ((B)) William Hiley Bathurst of Lydney Park (b 28.08.1796, d 25.11.1877, Rev.) had issue
m. (1828) Mary Ann Rhodes (d 1861, dau of Matthew Rhodes of Leeds)
  ((C))+ other issue (d unm) - Charlotte (d 27.08.1806), Anne (d 18.10.1802)
  ((2)) William Bragge (b 26.01.1761, d unm 30.08.1840)
  (d)+ 3 daughters (dsp)
  m2. (22.10.1741) Catharine Brodrick (d 1794/5, dau of Rev. Lawrence Brodrick of Midleton family)
  (g) Henry Bathurst, Bishop of Norwich (b 1744, d 05.04.1837) had issue
  m. (15.08.1780) Grace Coote (d 16.04.1823, dau of Charles Coote, Dean of Kilfenora)
  ((1)) Henrietta Bathurst (d 18.10.1862) probably of this generation
  m. (1822) Denis Mahon (b 12.03.1787, d 1847)
  ((2)) Tryphena Bathurst (d 18.10.1862) probably of this generation
  m. (1827) Thomas Thistlethwayte of Southwick Park (b 1779, d 14.09.1850)
  (h)+ other issue
  (iv) Anne Bathurst
  m. Henry Pye of Farringdon (b 23.08.1683, d 1748-9)
  (B) Moses Bathurst (dspm)
  m. Dorothy Bathurst (dau of John Bathurst) @@ below
  (C)+ other issue - Raph (b 1620, d 14.06.1704, Dean of Bath and Wells, chaplain to King Charles I), Villiers (d 08.09.1711, naval judge), Henry (attorney general of Munster), 7 or 8 other sons, 4 daughters
  (3) Elizabeth Bathurst
  m. John Brown
  (4) Mary Bathurst
  m. Edmund Pershall
  (5) Susan Bathurst
  m. Robert Owen
  (6)+ other issue - Lancelot, Edward
ii. Robert Bathurst of Horsmanden or Horsmonden
  m1. _ Saunders (dau of William Saunders)
  a. John Bathurst of Leachdale or Lechlade (dvp)
  m. Mary Dodge (dau of Edward Dodge of Wrotham)
  (1) Robert Bathurst of Leachdale or Lechlade, Sheriff of Gloucesterhire (a 1611)
  m1. (sp) Beneatta Twisden (dau of Roger Twisden of Roydon Hall)
  m2. Elizabeth Waller (dau of Ralph Waller)
  (A) Robert Bathurst of Leachlade (d young c1629)
  (B) Sir Edward Bathurst, 1st Bart of Leachlade (b 1615, d 06.08.1674)
  m1. Anne Morris (dau of Thomas Morris of Great Coxwell)
  (i) Lawrence Bathurst (dvp 1670)
  m. Susan Cook (dau of Thomas Cook of Stanton)
  (a) Sir Edward Bathurst, 2nd Bart of Leachlade (b c1655, d 1677)
  (b) Susannah Bathurst (d unm)
  (c) Anne Bathurst (dsp)
  m. John Greening
  (d) Mary Bathurst
  m. George Coxeter of Kennington
  ((1)) Thomas Coxeter of Leachlade
  (ii) Sir Edward Bathurst, 3rd Bart
  m. Mary Peacock (dau of Francis Peacock of Chawley)
  (a) Sir Edward Bathurst, 4th Bart (d unm)
  (b) Sir Francis Bathurst, 5th Bart (d c1738, to America, 3rd son)
  m. Frances Peacock (dau of Rev. _ Peacock)
  ((1)) Sir Edward Bathurst in Georgia (USA), 6th Bart
  ((2)) Robert Bathurst
  (c)+ other issue - Walter (dsp), Robert, Charles (d unm), Mary
  (iii) Mary Bathurst
  m. John Cook of London
  (iv) Elizabeth Bathurst
  m. Edward Gibbs of Gloucestershire
  (v)+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, Anne
  m2. Susan Rich (dau of Thomas Rich of North Cerney)
  (vii) Robert Bathurst
  m. Mary Oatridge (dau of Robert Oatridge of Leachlade)
  (a) Robert Bathurst
  ((1))+ issue - Robert, Edward
  (b)+ other issue - Edmund, John
  (viii) Susan Bathurst
  m1. Robert Jordan of Leachlade
  m2. Rev. _ Orchard
  m3. Richard Parsons (chancellor of Gloucester)
  (ix) Annabella Bathurst
  m1. William Goodenough of Broughton Poggs
  m2. Thomas Kingdon (vicar of Burscote)
  (x) Elizabeth Bathurst
  m. Henry Willet of Leachdale
  (xi)+ other issue - Lancelot (to Virginia, descendants in Jamaica), Edward (d unm), Charles in London (dsp), Maria (d unm)
  m3. Dorothy (Mrs. Nash)
  (C)+ other issue (d unm) - Mary, Elizabeth
  b. Paul Bathurst of Finchcocks
  m. Elizabeth Hordon (dau of Edward Hordon of Hordon and Finchcocks)
  (1) Edward Bathurst of Finchcocks
  m. Nazaretha Levison (sister of Sir John Levison)
  (A) Thomas Bathurst of Finchcocks had issue
  (B) Elizabeth Bathurst
  m. Edward Maplesden
  (C) Anne Bathurst
  m. George Maplesden
  (D)+ other issue (all had issue) - Edward, William of London, Richard of Goodhurst
(2) Richard Bathurst
  c. Stephen Bathurst
  m2. ??
  d. John Bathurst of Goudhurst (6th son)
  The following is supported by the section on the Family of Bathurst within Commoners (vol 2, Sutton of Elton).
  m. Dorothy Maplesden (dau of Edward Maplesden of Marden)
(1) John Bathurst of Richmond and London (d 1659, physick, 2nd son)
  m. Elizabeth Williams (dau of Bryan Williams of Clinz)
  (A) Theodore Bathurst of Scutterskelf and Arkendale (b 1646, 5th son)
  m. Lettice Repington (dau of Sir John Repington of Warwickshire)
  (i) Charles Bathurst of Clintz, Scutterskelf & Arkendale (a 1712, 2nd son)
  m. Frances Potter (dau of Thomas Potter of Leeds)
  (a) Charles Bathurst, Sheriff of Yorkshire (dsp 1740)
  m. _ Hendry (dau of _ Hendry of Elton)
  (b) Mary Bathurst
  m. William Sleigh of Stockton
  (c) Jane Bathurst
  m. William Turner of Kirkleatham
(d) Frances Bathurst
  m. C.F. Forster of Buston
  (ii)+ other issue - Theodore (d infant), Repington, Mary, Letitia
  (B) Dorothy Bathurst
  m. Moses Bathurst @@ above
  (C) Elizabeth Bathurst
  m. Sir Richard Blake of Clerkenwell
  (i) Elizabeth Blake
  m1. Robert Berkley
  m2. Gilbert Burnet, Bishop of Salisbury
  (ii) Mary Blake
  m. Robert Dormer (judge)
  (D)+ other issue - 7 sons (dsp, including Chistopher, John, Charles, Francis, Edward), Mary
  (2)+ other issue - Edward (b c1596, dsp 1673), Richard (King's Avenor 1620)
  e.+ other issue - Robert of Lismore, Timothy
  iii. John Bathurst of Staplehurst
  m. Elizabeth
  a. Edward Bathurst of Ockham
  m. Mary Holland (dau of George Holland of Augmering)
  (1)+ issue - Edward, John (alderman of London), Anthony

Main source(s): BP1934 (Bathurst), Collins (1741, vol iv, Bathurst, Lord Bathurst), BEB1841 (Bathurst of Leachlade) with input from BP1870 (Bathurst), BLG1886 (Bathurst of Lydney Park) and BP1934 (Bledisloe)
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