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Families covered: Browne of Battle Abbey, Browne of Cowdray Park, Browne of Easebourne, Browne of Montagu (or Montacute)
[Much of this page was originally included within Brown01 (the continuation). It was moved here to facilitate review & expansion.]

Sir Anthony Browne, Governor of Queenborough Castle (d 1505/6, Standard bearer of England)
m. Lucy Nevill (dau of Sir John Nevill, Earl of Northumberland, Marquess of Montagu or Montacute)
1. Sir Anthony Browne 'of Battle Abbey & Cowdray Park' (d 06.05.1548, Ambassador, etc)
  m1. Alice Gage (dau of Sir John Gage)
  A. Sir Anthony Browne of Battle Abbey & Cowdray Park, Sheriff of Surrey & Sussex, 1st Viscount Montagu or Montacute (b c1528, d 19.10.1592)
m1. Jane Ratcliffe (b c1532, d 22.07.1552, dau of Robert Ratcliffe, 1st Earl of Sussex)
  i. Anthony Browne (dvp 29.06.1592)
  m. Mary Dormer (dau of Sir William Dormer of Eythorp)
  a. Anthony Mary Browne of Battle Abbey & Cowdray Park, 2nd Viscount Montagu (b 01.02.1573/4, d 23.10.1629)
m. (03.02.1591) Jane Sackville (dau of Thomas Sackville, 1st Earl of Dorset)
  (1) Francis Browne, 3rd Viscount Montagu (b 02.07.1610, bur 02.11.1682)
  m. (1637) Elizabeth Somerset (b c1618, dau of Henry Somerset, 1st Marquess of Worcester)
  (A) Francis Browne, 4th Viscount Montagu (dsp 04.1708)
m. (before 1690) Mary Herbert (d 30.10.1744, dau of William Herbert, Marquess of Powis)
  (B) Henry Browne, 5th Viscount Montagu (b before 1641, d 25.06.1717)
  m. (before 1685) Barbara Walsingham (d 23.11.1723, dau of Thomas Walsingham of Little Chesterford)
  (i) Anthony Browne, 6th Viscount Montagu (b 1686, d 23.04.1767)
m. (28.07.1720) Barbara Webb (d 07.04/24.09.1779, dau of Sir John Webb, 3rd Bart of Odstock and Hatherop)
  (a) Anthony Joseph Browne, 7th Viscount Montagu (b 11.04.1728, d 09.04.1787)
  m. (02.07.1765) Frances Mackworth (b 28.08.1731, d 03.03.1814, dau of Herbert Mackworth of the Gnoll)
  ((1)) George Samuel Browne, 8th Viscount Montagu (b 26.06.1769, d unm 10.1793)
  ((2)) Elizabeth Mary Browne (b 05.02.1767, dspms)
  m. (1794) William Stephen Poyntz of Midgham, later of Cowdray Park (bpt 20.01.1770, d 08.04.1840)
(b) Mary Browne (d 17.09.1767)
  m. (30.03.1761) Sir Richard Bedingfield, Bart (b 1720, d 1795)
  (ii) Barbara Browne
  m1/2. Ralph Sheldon
  (a) Catherine Sheldon
  m. George Collingwood of Esslington
  Barbara may also have married ...
  m2/1. (10.06.1708) Ralph Salvin of Tudhow (d 1729)
  (iii) Catherine Browne
  m. George Collingwood of Estlington
  (iv) Anne Browne
m. Anthony Kemp of Slindon
  (vi) Henrietta Browne
  m. Richard Harcourt
  (vi)+ other issue (d unm) - Mary, Elizabeth
(C) Elizabeth Browne
  m. (1674) Christopher Roper, 5th Lord Teynham (d before 24.07.1689)
  (2) Mary Browne (d 13.11.1692)
  m1. William Paulet, Lord St. John of Basing, 'Earl of Wiltshire' (dvpsp 08.1621)
  m2. William Arundell of Horningsham
  (3) Catherine Browne
  m. William Tyrwhitt of Kettleby
  (4) Mary Browne
  m. (1620) Robert Petre, 3rd Lord (d 23.10.1638)
  (5) Frances Browne identified in TCB (vol 2, 'Webb of Odstock')
  m. John (or William) Blomer of Hatherop Castle
  (6)+ other issue - Anne (nun), Lucy (nun)
  b. John Brown of Easebourne
  m. Anne Giffard
  (1) Stanislaus Browne of Easebourne (a 1687)
(A) Stanislaus Browne of Easebourne
  m. Honor Malbrank (sister of Claudius Malbrank of Methley)
  (i) Mark Browne of Easebourne & Methley (d 07.02.1755, 4th son)
  m1. Mary Simpson of Monksherborne (dsp)
  m2. (07.02.1744) Anastasia Moore (bur 26.12.1780, dau of Sir Richard Moore, Bart of Fawley)
  (a) Mark Anthony Browne of Eastbourne, 9th Viscount Montagu (b 02.03.1745, dsp 27.11.1797)
  m. (11.02.1797) Frances Manby (d 07.01.1823, dau of Thomas Manby of Downsell Hall)
  (b) Stanislaus Browne (b 28.10.1752, d 26.02.1763)
  (c) Anastasia Browne (b 10.05.1749, d 08.04.1814)
  m. (17.04.1780) Sir Thomas Mannock, Bart of Gifford's Hall (dsp 02.09.1781)
  (d) Mary Browne (b 03.07.1747)
m. (19.5.1772) Oliver John de Moulin of London
  (ii) Anna Browne (d 28.04.1750)
  m. Henry Mathew of Heathhouse Bureton
  (iii) Mary Browne (d 28.04.1757)
  m. (Sir) Roger Langley of Higham Gobious (Gobion)
  (iv) Elizabeth Browne
  m. (1706) Richard Astley of East Court House (Escott Hall) (d 1718)
  (v) Mary Browne
  m. Robert Alwyn of Treford
(vi)+ other issue (d unm) - Francis of Easebourne, Nicholas, Stanislaus
  c. George Browne
  d. Dorothy Browne
  m. Edward Lee of Stanton Barry
  e. Jane Browne (d c1650)
  m. Sir Francis Englefield, 1st Bart of Wotton Basset (b c07.1562, d 26.10.1631)
  f. Catharine Browne
  m. (John) Treganion (sb Tregonwell)
ii. Mary Browne (d 11.1607)
  m1. (19.02.1565/6) Henry Wriothesley, 2nd Earl of Southampton (bpt 24.04.1545, d 04.10.1581)
  m2. Sir Thomas Heneage
  m3. (sp) Sir William Harvey, Bart, Lord Ross, Lord Kidbrook (bur 08.07.1642)
  m2. (before 10.02.1558) Magdalen (or Margaret) Dacre (b 1538, dau of William Dacre, 3rd Lord of Gillesland)
  iii. Sir George Browne of Wickham Brews
  m1. Eleanor Bridges (dau of Anthony Bridges of Sheffield)
m2. Mary Tyrwhitt (dau of Sir Robert Tyrwhitt of Kettleby)
  iv. Sir Henry Browne of Kiddington (bur 06.02.1628)
  m1. Anne Catesby (dau of Sir William Catesby of Ashby Leger)
  m2. Mary Hungate (dau of Sir Philip Hungate of Saxton)
  v. Sir Anthony Browne of Effingham (dsp)
  m. Anne Bell of Norfolk
  vi. Elizabeth Browne (a 09.1623)
m. (1590) Sir Robert Dormer, 1st Lord of Wyng (bpt 26.01.1551, d 08.11.1616)
  vii. Mabel Browne
  m. Sir Henry Capel
  viii. Jane Browne
  m. Sir Francis Lacon of Willey
ix.+ other issue - Thomas (d unm), Philip (dvp), William (dvp)
  B. William Browne of Elsing & Wesenham
  m. Anne Hastings (b 1528, d 1572, dau of Sir Hugh Hastings of Elsing)
  C. Francis Browne (4th son)
  m. Anne Goring (dau of Sir William Goring of Burton)
  D. Mary Browne
  m1. John Grey of Pirgo
  m2. Sir Henry Capel of Hadham
  E. Mabel Browne
m. (28.05.1534) Gerald 'the Wizard' FitzGerald, 11th Earl of Kildare (b 25.02.1525, d 1585)
  F. Lucy Browne
  m. Thomas Roper of Eltham (d 1567)
  G. Dorothy Browne possibly of this generation
  m. Edmund Lee
  H.+ other issue - Henry, Henry (2nd)
  m2. Elizabeth FitzGerald (b c1528, d 1589, dau of Gerald FitzGerald, 9th Earl of Kildare) not mentioned by BE1883
2. Elizabeth Browne
  m. Henry Somerset, 2nd Earl of Worcester (d 26.11.1549)
3. Lucy Browne
  m1. Sir Thomas Clifford
  m2. John Cutts
4. Anne Browne apparently of this generation
  m. Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk (b 1485, d 08.1545)

Main source(s): BE1883 ('Browne of Montacute or Montagu') with input/support from TCP ('Montagu'), BEB1844 ('Browne of Kiddington'), 'The Hundred of Launditch and Deanery of Brisley' (G.A. Carthew, 1877, Part 2, 'The Famyly of the Brownes', p464+)