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Families covered: Christian of Ewanrigg, Christian (McCrystyn) of the Isle of Man, Christian of Milntown

John McCrystyn of the Isle of Man (b c1368, deemster = judge)
1. William McCrystyn (a 1408-1448)
  A. John McCrystyn (a 1448-1498)
  i. John McCrystyn (a 1498-1511, deemster)
  a. John McCrystyn (d 1532-4, deemster)
  m1. Calyborri Ine Knale of Mallenlowne
  m2. Joan Skillicorne (dau of Nicholas Skillicorne of Prees Hall)
  Not sure which wife was mother of ...
  (1) William McChristen (d c1535, deemster)
(A) Ewan McChristen (d c1539)
  (i) William McChristen (d c1568, deemster)
  m. ?? (granddau of William Sammesbury of Ronaldsway)
(a) William Christian of Milntown (d c1590, deemster)
  m. _ Curwen (dau of _ Curwen of Clifton)
  ((1)) William Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (bur 20.09.1655, deemster)
  m. _ Harrison (dau of _ Harrison of Estholm-in-the-Flyde)
  ((A)) John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 01.08.1602, d 1673, deemster) - continued below
  m. (31.08.1622) Margaret Parker (d 10.02.1661-2, dau of John Parker of Bradkirk Manor by Alice Mason)
  ((B)) Edward Christian (b 1603, dsp before 1654)
  m. (1631-2) Dorothy Salkeld of Rosgill Manor
  ((D)) Ewan Christian (b c1633,d infant)
  ((E)) William Christian of Ronaldsway and Nether Sparth, 'Illiam Dhone' (b 14.04.1608, d 02.01.1662-3)
  m. Elizabeth Cockshutt (bur 19.11.1665, dau of George Cockshutt of Great Harwood)
  ((F)) Mabel Christian (b 1600, dsp)
  m. (17.07.1615) John Curghey of Ballakillingham
  ((G)) Margery Christian (b 06.06.1604)
  m. Sylvester Radcliffe of Knockaloe Moar (Captain)
  ((H)) Margaret Christian (b 1617)
  m. Ewan Curghey of Ballakillingham
  ((2)) Jane Christian (dsp 1629)
  m. Thomas Samsbury of Ronaldsway (deemster)
  ((3)) Mary Christian
  m. John Quayle of Ballaquayle
  (b) John Christian (vicar of Maughold) ancestor of Christians of Flat and Dunkirk
  b. Daniel McCrystyn of Baldromma



John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 01.08.1602, d 1673, deemster) - continued above
m. (31.08.1622) Margaret Parker (d 10.02.1661-2, dau of John Parker of Bradkirk Manor by Alice, dau of Richard Mason of Holland)
1. Edward Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 07.08.1628, d 15.05.1693, deemster, 2nd son)
  m. (1650) Dorothy Wilson (d 27.02.1695, dau of Thomas Wilson of Heversham Hall)
A. Ewan Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (bpt 11.03.1651, d 10.09.1719)
  m. (12.02.1677) Mary Crane (d 26.02.1728, dau of John Crane of Whitechapel)
  i. John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 14.05.1688, bur 25.09.1745, 3rd son)
  m. (14.05.1717) Bridget Senhouse (bur 27.09.1749, dau of Humphrey Senhouse of Nethrall by Eleanor Kirby)
a. Ewan Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 28.07.1718, d unm 16.08.1752)
  b. John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall, Sheriff of Cumberland (b 05.10.1719, d 23.11.1767)
  m. (28.09.1745) Jane Curwen (d 24.04.1762, dau of Eldred Curwen of Workington Hall)
  (1) John Christian, later Christian-Curwen of Milntown, Ewanrigg Hall and Workington Hall, Sheriff of Cumberland (b 12.07.1756, d 11.12.1828, 3rd son)
  m1. (10.09.1775) Margaret Taubman (d 01.02.1778, dau of John Taubman of Castletown by Esther Christian)
(A) John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg Hall (b 12.07.1776, d 27.02.1852) had issue
  m. (23.04.1807) Susanna Allen (d 14.03.1853, dau of Lewis Robert Allen of Dalston)
  m2. (05/9.10.1782) Isabella Curwen (b 02.10.1765, d 21.04.1820, dau of Eldred Curwen of Workington Hall)
  (B) Henry Curwen of Workington Hall (b 05.12.1783, d 16.10.1861) had issue
  Identified in BLG1952 (Chance (formerly Curwen) of Workington Hall).
  m. (11.10.1804) Jane Stanley (d 05.1853, dau of Edward Stanley of Whitehaven)
  (C)+ 4 sons and 3 daughters
  (2) Julia Christian (b 11.11.1746, d 26.01.1793)
  m. (11.11.1769) Edward Stanley (d 06.05.1810)
(3) Jane Christian (b 05.08.1749, d 15.03.1837)
  m. (23.07.1784) William Blamire of Dalston
  (4) Frances Christian (b 04.03.1752, d 1787)
  m. (04.03.1773) Edward Christian, later Hare, of Docking (d 01.07.1807) @@ just below
  (5) Dorothy Christian (b 23.10.1757, d 05.01.1784)
  m. (20.12.1774) John Taubman of The Nunnery (d 03.12.1822, Major)
  (6)+ other issue - John (bpt 31.10.1753, bur 02.10.1754), Henry (bpt 09.03.1755, bur 16.11.1760), Henry (b 19.04.1761, d 16.06.1773), Bridget (b 08.05.1748, d unm 11.06.1793), Mary (b 01.05.1759, d unm 05.03.1831)
c. Humphrey Christian (b 04.10.1720, d 31.07.1773, vicar of Docking)
  m. (1748) Elizabeth Brett (d 29.08.1797, dau of Thomas Brett of Scarney Hall by Mary Bassett)
  (1) John Christian (b 1750, dsp 1788, rector of Knapton)
  m. (06.1781) Mary Machin (dau of Thomas Machin of Pakefield)
  (2) Edward Christian, later Hare, of Docking Hall (b 16.01.1752, d 01.07.1807, rector of Ousby and Brancaster)
m1. (04.03.1773) Frances Christian (b 04.03.1752, d 1787, dau of John Christian of Milntown and Ewanrigg) @@ just above
  The following is given in BLG1952 (Hare of Docking Hall). Edward inherited Docking Hall from the Hare family.
  (A) Humphrey John Hare of Docking Hall (b 24.01.1776, d 30.04.1856) had issue
  m1. (16.07.1801) Mary Pattenson (d 18.03.1817, dau of Thomas Pattenson of Welmerby)
  m2. (21.09.1818) Barbara Mayo (d 18.05.1886, dau of Rev. James Mayo)
  (B)+ other issue - Frederick of Stanhoe Hall (had issue), Edward Henry, Hugh Charles (Rev.)
  m2. (18.02.1790) Robina Morthland (d 30.09.1832, dau of Matthew Morthland of Rindmuir)
  (3) Hugh Thomas Christian (b 1753, dsp 1798)
  m. Mary Arnold
  (4) Mary Christian (b 1749)
  m. James Stephen Lushington of Rodmersham (d 17.06.1801, prebendary of Carlisle, son of Thomas of Sittingbourne)
d. Charles Christian of Moorland Close (b 12.12.1729, d 11.03.1768, 6th son)
  m. (02.05.1751) Ann Dixon (bur 08.01.1819, dau of Jacob Dixon of Cockermouth)
  (1) Edward Christian of Cambridge (bpt 03.03.1758, dsp 29.03.1823, judge, 4th son)
  m. (11.10.1809) Mary Walmsley (d 08.01.1824, dau of John Walmsley of Tentercroft and Castlemere)
  (2) Fletcher Christian (bpt 25.09.1764, d c1793 probably on Pitcairn Island, mutineer on The Bounty, 6th son)
(3)+ other issue - John (bpt 27.08.1752, d unm 1791), Ewan (bpt 21.07.1754, bur 03.05.1757), Jacob (bpt 18.06.1756, bur 24.04.1757), Charles (bpt 18.07.1762), Humphrey (bpt 23.12.1767), Mary (bpt 01.10.1761, d unm 13.08.1786), Frances (bpt 24.08.1766, bur 07.09.1766), Ann (bpt 24.08.1766)
  e. Mary Christian (b 19.03.1722, d 01.03.1762)
  m. (20.04.1740) Edmund Law, Bishop of Carlisle (d 14.08.1787)
  f. Bridget Christian (b 30.10.1732, d 14.07.1762)
  m. Thomas Hirst (d 19.02.1791, rector of Boxworth)
  g.+ other issue - Joseph (b 17.05.1723, d 12.03.1734), Edward (b 15.07.1725, d unm 1758, Captain RN), George (b 03.01.1730, d 04.11.1731), Eleanor (b 13.09.1726, d 29.03.1728), Dorothy (b 01.12.1737, d unm 1761)
  ii. Thomas Christian (b 17.03.1697, d 12.10.1770, rector of Crossthwaite, 5th son)
  m1. (15.08.1728) Elizabeth Monkhouse (d 24.11.1732, dau of Thomas Monkhouse of Waitby Manor)
  m2. (1736) Jane Scott of Broughton (d 07.09.1737)
  m3. (09.10.1741) Emma Naylor (d 27.11.1794, niece of Joseph Barnes of Whitehaven)
  iii. Mary Christian (b 26.04.1687, bur 24.10.1715)
  m. (07.02.1710, sps) John Fletcher of Clea Hall
  iv. Margaret Christian (b 04.11.1689)
  m. (12.12.1717) Thomas Crateplace of Crateplace Hall
  v. Jane Christian (b 12.02.1695)
  m. (08.06.1719) Wilfrid Clark of Standingstone, Wigton
  vi. Martha Christian (bpt 27.08.1698)
  m. (17.10.1723) Robert Tutman of Cockermouth
  vii. Alicia Christian (bpt 25.05.1702, d 23.06.1790)
  m. (23.05.1728) Quayle Curphey of Ballakillinghan
  viii.+ other issue - Ewan (b 23.03.1679, d 18.03.1680), Edward (b 08.12.1681, d 20.01.1682), William (b 03.02.1690, d unm 02.02.1721), Elizabeth (b 10.06.1680, d 08.12.1686), Sarah (b 09.1683, d 08.1684), Dorothy (b 03.07.1685, bur 25.08.1685), Anne (b 08.09.1692, d 12.01.1693), Isabel (b 13.12.1693, d young)
  B. Edward Christian of Staple Inn (bpt 26.03.1652, dsp 07.1699)
  m. (04.07.1683) Jane Harris of Bletchingley (d 03.10.1731)
  C. John Christian (a 1699, rector of Bride)
  m. Isabel Parr (dau of Robert Parr, vicar general)
  i. William Christian (a 1694)
  ii. John Christian (dsp)
  m. Elizabeth Heywood (dau of Peter Heywood of The Nunnery)
  D. William Christian (a 1735)
  i. Margaret Christian
  m. (30.08.1701) Humphrey Drabble
  ii.+ other issue (a 1735) - William, Ewan
  E. James Christian (d 19.12.1742, 6th son)
  m. (c1695) Jane Barton (bur 21.10.1745)
  i. John Christian (bpt 20.06.1696, Major General)
  m. Sarah Watson (d 1766, dau of Thomas Watson of Cockfield Hall)
  ii. James Christian (bpt 12.01.1705, bur 05.07.17783rd son)
  a. James Christian in Maryport
  m. (17.12.1749) Anne Fletcher
  b. Elizabeth Christian
  m. (20.10.17440 Jonathan Hendy of Whitehaven
  iii. Dorothy Christian (bpt 20.05.1699)
  m. William Fyne of Ballahot
  iv. Margaret Christian (bpt 02.04.1700)
  m. John Taubman of Castletown
  v. Elizabeth Christian (bpt 16.10.1707, d 24.06.1744)
  m. Joseph Bacon of Staward, Sulby (d 1728)
  vi. Jane Christian
  m. (03.04.1722) Charles Moore of The Abbey (Captain)
  vii.+ other issue - Edward (bpt 19.05.1698), Ewan (bpt 02.04.1710, bur 24.11.1718), Ann (bpt 03.06.1703), Martha (bpt 11.11.1704), Mary (bpt 16.10.1707), Isabel (bpt 03.03.1709), Alice (bpt 13.11.1712, bur 17.05.1714)
  F. Amelia Christian (d 28.08.1689)
  m. Thomas Huddleston of Ballahot
  G. Ann Christian (bur 05.02.1734)
  m1. John Garrett of Ballabrooie (d 1692)
  m2. John Curghey (d 1733, vicar general)
  H. Isabel Christian (a 1735)
  m. _ Linegan
  I.+ other issue - Valentine (a 1694), Margaret (d unm before 03.03.1737)
2. John Christian of Tulby (Sulby?) (b 07.08.1628, d by 1672)
  m. Aymy Christian (dau of Captain Edward Christian of Ballakilley and Loughmolla, 3rd cousin)
  A. Edward Christian of Sulby (a 1687)
3. Charles Christian of the White House, Isle of Man (b 15.06.1645, dsp bur 22.03.1699, Major, 7th son)
  m. Margaret Calcutt of The Nunnery (widow of Hugh Cannell)
4. Ewan Christian of Newcastle (b 1646)
  m. (02.05.1671) Elizabeth Caesar (dau of John Caesar of Ballakick)
  A. Ewan Christian (b 1672)
  B. Honoretta Christian (b 1683)
  m. Charles Radcliffe of Knockaloe Moar (Captain)
5. Isabel Christian (b 24.08.1629)
  m. Richard Stevenson of Balladoole (Maj. General)
6. Alice Christian (b 01.05.1631, d 04.09.1675)
  m. Thomas Skelton of Braithwaite Manor
7. Mabel Christian (b 21.08.1639)
  m. Roger Grimble of Donaghadee
8.+ other issue - Ewan (b 08.03.1626, d after 1643), William of Southwaite (b 18.04.1632), James (b 22.04.1633, d infant), Robert (b 07.04.1636), Anne (b 26.09.1641), Henrietta (b 26.09.1641)

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Christian of Stonerwood Park formerly of Milntown and Ewanrigg)
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