'Bourchier3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Bourchier of Barnsley (Barnesley or Berdesley), Bourchier of Poukleston (Bockleton?)

Visitation identifies the arms of the following family as "Azure a chevron Or between three martlets Argent (sic)". That indicates that no direct connection was known with the family shown on Bourchier1.
Maurice Borcher (sic)
m. Joan
1. John Bourchier
  m. Alice
2. Anthony Bourchier of Berdesley, Gloucestershire
m. Thomasin Mildmay (du of Thomas Mildmay)
  A. Charles Bourchier of Berdesley (alias Barnesley) (dsp)
  B. William Bourchier of Berdesley (d c1564)
  m. Susan Browne (dau of William Browne of Colchester)
  i. Walter Bourchier of Berdesley or Barnesley (b c1585, d 11.05.1648)
m. Mary or Margaret Browne (dau of Richard Browne of Singleton)
  a. William Bourchier of Barnesley (b c1616, a 1682)
  m. Martha Brereton (a 1682, dau of Randal Brereton of Ashley)
  (1) Brereton Bourchier 'of Barnsley Court' (b c1655, 2nd son)
  m1?. Elizabeth Hulbert (dau/heir of Thomas Hulbert of Corsham)
  (A)+ issue - Brereton (d young), Elizabeth
  m2?. (1700) Chatharine (dau of James, Lord Chandos, m2. Henry Perrot of North Leigh)
  (C)+ other issue - Cassandra (d 1778), daughter (dsp 1773)
  (2) William Bourchier (b c1656, a 1682, Rector of Hatherop)
  m. Sarah Brereton (b c1669, d 1762, dau of Robert Brereton of Circncester)
  (A) Martha Bourchier (b c1699, d 1762)
  (3) Mary Bourchier
  m. Thomas Kircher of Avington
  (4)+ other issue (a 1682) - Walter (b c1653), Charles (b c1662), Henry (b c1663), Martha, Rebecca
  b. Francis Bourchier (b c1634, a 1682, 3rd son?)
m. Bridget Thomas (dau of Robert Thomas of Selling, widow of John Brook of Feversham)
  (1)+ issue - William (b c1664, a 1682), Michael (b c1670, a 1682), Charles (d infant), William (d infant), Mary (b c1663, a 1682), Frances (b c1665, a 1682), Catherine (d young), Catherine (b c1679, a 1682)
  c. Walter Bourchier in London (d c1674)
  m. Ruth Newcome (dau of Thomas Newcome of the King's Printers)
  (1) Ruth Bourchier (d infant)
  d. Anthony Bourchier in Loindon (d 1674)
  m. Elizabeth Richards (dau of John Richards of Isleworth)
(1)+ issue - Richard, John, Anthony
  e. Martha Bourchier
  m. Mathew Hele of Southpool ## see here ##
  f. Winifred Bourchier
  m. William Robson of Cheshunt
  g. Elizabeth Bourchier
  m. Roger Bodenham of Ramsbury
  h. Thomasine Bourchier
m. Thomas Grubb of Pottern
  i.+ other issue - Richard (d infant), John in Guiney (d unm), Susan (a 1682), Margaret (a 1682), Mary (d young), Cecily (d young)
  ii. Anthony Bourchier (of the Remembrancer's Office Exchequer)
  m. Jane Needle of London
  a.+ issue - George, Anthony
  iii. John Bourchier of Stanmore, Middlesex
  m. Catherine Burnel of East Barnet
  a.+ issue - John, Thomas
  iv. Mary Bourchier
  m. Sir John Prettiman of Driffield
  vi. Winifred Bourchier
  m. (John) Glanville of Broad Hinton (Serjeant)
  vi. Christian Bourchier
  m. John Stephens of Colchester



Visitation identifies 2 shields for the following family: "1. Sable, three lioncels passant or" ("Granted to Sr. James 1610"); 2. Sable, a chevron ermine between three leopards' passant or, spotted of the second" ("Ye old coote (sic)"). That indicates that no direct connection was known with either the family shown on Bourchier1 or the one above.
Thomas Bourchier of Poukleston (Bockleton?), Worcestershire
1. Thomas Bourchier of Poukleston
  A. Richard Bourchier of Poukleston
  i. Thomas Bourchier of London
m. Elizabeth Morley (dau of James Morley)
  a. Sir James Bourchier of Little Stambridge, Essex (a 1634)
  m. Frances Crane (dau of Thomas Crane of Suffolk)
  (1) Thomas Bourchier (b c1604, a 1634)
  m. ?? (widow of Henry Cromwell)
  (2) James Bourchier
  m. _ Frost of Suffolk
  (3) Elizabeth Bourchier (d 08.10.1672)
  m. (22.08.1620) Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector (son of Sir Oliver of Hinchingbrooke)
  (4)+ other issue - Richard, William, Oliver
  B. Thomas Bourchier
  m. _ Smith
  i. John Bourchier of Lovedowne, Hockley, Essex
  m. Anne Downes (dau of James Downes of Bodney)
  a. Thomas Bourchier (a 1634)
  m. Judith Tomkins (dau of Richard Tomkins of Monington)
  (1) Anne Bourchier
  b. John Bourchier

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (Gloucestershire, 1682-3, 'Bourchier of Barnsley') where some entries are shown in italics, presumably added by the Harleian editor
(2) For lower section : Visitation (Essex, 1634, 'Bourchier')
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