'Daunt1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Daunt of Fahalea, Daunt of Gortigrenane, Daunt of Newborough, Daunt of Owlpen, Daunt of Tracton Abbey

BLG1886 reports that "Several writers on heraldry identify the name of Daunt with that of Dauntre, which occurs on the roll of Battle Abbey."
Simon Daunt in Gloucestershire (a c1380)
1. Nicholas Daunt
  m. Alice Tracy (dau of Sir John de Tracy of Sudeley & Toddington)
  A. Nicholas Daunt (a 1446) this generation omitted by Visitation
  m. Alice Jordan (dau/coheir of Sir Walter Jordan of Kemme)
  i. Nicholas Daunt (dsp c1452)
  ii. John Daunt (a 1471)
  m. Anne Stawell (dau of Robert Stawell of Cothelston, m1/2. John Clevedon of Mere)
a. John Daunt of Owlpen in Dursley, Gloucestershire (d 19.07.1522)
  m. Margery Owlpen (dau/heir of Robert Owlpen of Owlpen)
  (1) Christopher Daunt of Owlpen (d 1542)
  m. Anne Basset (dau of Giles Basset of Yewly)
  (A) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen (d 29.11.1574)
  m. Alice Throckmorton (dau of William Throckmorton of Totworth, aunt (sb greataunt?) of Sir William, 1st Bart)
  (i) Henry Daunt of Owlpen (d 1570-1)
  m. _ Hussey (dau of Giles Hussey of Moxcombe)
  (a) Giles Daunt (dspvp or dsp c1586?)
  (b) Frances Daunt
m. John Bridgman
  (ii) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen, Tracton Abbey & Gortigrenane, co Cork (d 1620) this generation omitted by Visitation
  m. Mary Jones (d 1631, dau of Bryan Jones of Glamorgan)
  (a) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane (d 1670)
  m. Catherine Clayton (dau of John Clayton of Sheperot in Cheshire)
  ((1)) Thomas Daunt (dspm)
m. Eliza Lowe (dau of Sir Gabriel Lowe of Newark)
  ((2)) Achilles Daunt of Owlpen (d unm)
  ((3)) John Daunt (d young)
  ((4)) George Daunt of Nohoval & Gortigrenane (d 1697)
  m. Martha Turner (dau of Major _ Turner of Bandonbridge)
((A)) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane (d 1754)
  m. (1697) Elizabeth Synge (dau of Rev. George Synge & granddau of George (Synge alias Millington), Bishop of Cloyne)
  ((i)) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen (dsp)
  ((ii)) Achilles Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane
  m. (1742) Anne Daunt (dau of Henry Daunt of Knocknamara) @1@ below
  ((a)) Thomas Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane (b 1755, d 1803)
  m. Mary Baker (dau of George Baker of co Cork)
  (((1))) Mary Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane (d 08.12.1867)
m. (07.1815) Thomas Anthony Stoughton of Ballyhorgan (d 08.01.1862)
  ((b)) Mildred Daunt
  m. (29.09.1772) Richard Townsend of Pallastown (d 08.04.1805)
  ((B)) Henry Daunt of Knocknamara, co Cork
  m. (1706) Ann Knolles (dau of Thomas Knolles of Killeighty)
  ((i)) Thomas Daunt of Fahalea, co Cork (b 1707, Rev.)
m1. (05.09.1746) Mary Townsend (dau of Richard Townsend of Castletownsend)
  m2. (1755) Lettice Digby (dau of John Digby of Landenstown)
  ((a)) Thomas Daunt of Fahalea
  m. (06.1779) Frances Daunt (dau of Rev. Achilles Daunt of Newborough, cousin) @2@ below
  (((1))) Thomas Achilles Daunt (b 1780) had issue
m. (31.08.1806) Mary Coghlan (dau of John Coghlan of Courtmacsherry)
  (((2))) George Digby Daunt (b 1782) had issue
  m. Helena
  (((3))) Henry Daunt
  ((b)) Mary Daunt
  m. (1779) George Daunt of Cork (d 02.07.1837) @3@ just below
((ii)) Hungerford Daunt (b 1718, d 03.1768)
  m. (14.02.1750) Joyce Travers (d 15.01.1792, dau of Jonas Travers of Butlerstown)
  ((a)) George Daunt of co Cork (b 1755, d 02.07.1837)
  m. (1779) Mary Daunt (dau of Rev. Thomas Daunt of Fahalea) @3@ just above
  (((1))) Catherine Daunt
  m. George White of Castle White
  (((2))) Mary Daunt
  m. (25.10.1807) Thomas Haynes
  (((3))) Elizabeth Daunt (d 18.11.1869)
  m. (11.10.1823) Thomas Hungerford of Broomley (d 14.09.1849)
  (((4))) Joyce Daunt (d 26.06.1836)
  m. (25.06.1812) Abel Harris (d 03.05.1844)
  (((5)))+ other issue (d unm) - George of Slieveron (b 1792, d 18.04.1877), Catherine (b 1792, d 18.04.1877)
((b))+ other issue - Henry (bpt 11.07.1758), Joyce (bpt 25.11.1752), Anne (bpt 13.02.1756, d unm)
  ((iii)) Achilles Daunt of Newborough (b 1713, Rev., 4th son)
  The following comes from BLG1886 (Daunt of Newborough).
  m. (1747) Frances French (dau of Philip French of Bath)
  ((a)) George Daunt of Newborough (b 1754, d 1819, youngest son)
  m. (1786) Helena Herbert (d 1819, dau of Rev. Arthur Herbert of Currens by Helena Townsend)
  (((1))) George Achilles Daunt of Newborough (b 14.06.1790, d unm 1878)
  (((2))) Helena Susanna Amelia Daunt of Newborough (a 1878)
  (((3)))+ other issue (d unm) - Arthur Henry (d 01.1851), Mary Townsend (d 05.8157), Frances Anne (d 09.1847)
((b)) Frances Daunt who married ...
  m. (06.1779) Thomas Daunt of Fahalea @2@ above
  ((a))+ other issue - Henry, Thomas, Anne, Elizabeth, Harriet
  ((iv)) Anne Daunt
  m. (1742) Achilles Daunt of Owlpen & Gortigrenane @1@ above
  ((v))+ other issue
  ((5)) Frances Daunt
m. (1671) Henry Trye of Hardwicke
  ((6)) Catherine Daunt
  m. Sir Peter Courthope of Courtstown
  ((A)) Frances Courthope probably of this generation
  m. (1682) Robert Meade of Kinsale
  (b) Margaret Daunt
  m. Barachias Baker of Carrigrohan Castle
  (iii) Giles Daunt
  (iv) William Daunt
  m. Mary Hutton (dau of Thomas Hutton of Hutton)
  (v) Elizabeth Daunt
  m. Christopher Kingscote of Kingscote
  (vi) Mary Daunt
  m. Robert Thorne of Somerset
  (vii) Joyce Daunt
  m. Humphrey Thorne
  (B) Alice (or Faith) Daunt
  m. John Rogers
  (C)+ other issue - William, Giles (or George)
  (2)+ other issue - John, George, Robert, William, Jane, Alice, Ann
  b.+ other issue - Stephen, Thomas, Margaret, Maude, Alice

Main source(s): BIFR1976 (Daunt) with some support from BLG1886 (Daunt of Owlpen and Gortigrenane), BLGI1912 (Daunt of Tracton Abbey), Visitation (Gloucestershire, 1623, Daunt) and input as reported above
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