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Families covered: Hone of Dublin, Hone of Farnham, Hone of London, Hone of Marlborough, Hone of Reading, Hone of Rockfield

Shown by the 1634 Visitation as elder brother of Thomas Hone (dsp), who was a tutor to King Edward 6th, was ...
John Hone of London
1. William Hone of London (judge)
  m. Joane Browne (sister of Anthony Browne of Tolethorpe in Little Casterton)
  A. Thomas Hone of Hornechurch, Essex
  m. Jane Allen (dau/heir of Raffe Allen ("procter of the Arches") by dau/coheir of Grandtoft of Lincolnshire)
  i. William Hone of Farnham, Essex (a 1634, of the Inner Temple)
m. Elizabeth Parsons (dau of Thomas Parsons of Bishops Stortford)
  a. Thomas Hone of Farnham (a 1634)
  m. Judith Aylmer (dau of Theophilus Aylmer, archdeacon of London)
  (1) William Hone
  Visitation (1634) ends with this generation. This was possibly the William Hone "of Fornham, Suffolk" who married ...
  m. (11.08.1635) Katherine Bawde (dau of Maurice Bawde of Somerby) ## see here ##, possibly wife of William & mother of ...
  (A) Katherine Hone (coheir) probably of this generation, shown by Visitation (Howard (1888), Essex, 1664, 'Smith of Broxted")
  m. Thomas Smith of Broxted (a 1664)
  (2)+ other issue - Thomas, Theophilus, Edward, Elizabeth
  b. Anne Hone
  m. John Row of Bishops Stortford
  c. Elizabeth Hone (nun)
  ii. Frances Hone
  m. Thomas Collier or Collyer
  iii. Joane Hone
  m. William Milbury ("procter of the Arches")
  iv. Jane Hone
  m. James Trussell of London
  v. Susan Hone
m. James Morley (of the Inner Temple)
  vi. Anne Hone
  m. Danyell Everard of Dodinghurst
  vii.+ other issue - Peter in Ireland, Anthony in Ireland (dsp), Thomas (d infant)
  B. John Hone
  i. Bartholomew Hone of Ewlin, Oxfordshire (a 1634)
  m. Jane Pinchon (sister of Sir Edward Pinchon of Writtle)
  C. Frances Hone
  m. Francis Clarke ("procter of the Arches")



BIFR1976 starts its article on this family with the following: "According to tradition this family is of Welsh origin, the name being a corruption of Owen. There were Hones living in both Glos and Devon in (the) Middle Ages and the name is still found in both these counties."
Nathaniel Hone of Marlborough, Wiltshire (d before 02.06.1665, shoemaker)
m. (1632) Ruth Blisset
1. Nathaniel Hone of Marlborough (bpt 17.05.1635, bur 29.11.1695, fuller)
  A. Nathaniel Hone of Marlborough (bpt 23.02.1671, d 19.08.1750, fuller)
  m1. Mary (dsp 16.07.1720)
  m2. (05.11.1721) Martha Cook (d 11.09.1729)
  i.+ issue - Nathaniel (b 30.01.1725, bur 14.02.1725), Alis (b 12.05.1726)
  m3. (04.04.1731) Sarah Greenland (bur 01.09.1762)
  iii. Nathaniel Hone of Marlborough (bpt 11.12.1732)
  m. (12.10.1766) Jane Jacob
  a. Nathaniel Hone of Reading (b 18.0.1767, d 26.09.1824)
  (1) Nathaniel Hone of Reading (b 1796, d 1851) had issue
  m. Lydia Havell
  (2) William Hone of Reading (d 1879, coach proprietor) had issue
  m. Susannah Williams
  b. Joseph Hone (b 18.03.1772, d 1830, 3rd son)
  (1)+ issue - Joseph, Elizabeth
  c.+ other issue - John (b 09.10.1769, d 01.1811), Jane (b 26.12.1780, d unm 1830)
  iv. Ruth Hone (bpt 27.02.1734)
  B. Alice Hone (bpt 08.04.1669)
2. Samuel Hone of Carlow Town then Dublin (bpt 28.08.1636, a 1700)
m. Anne Emerson
  A. Nathaniel Hone of Dublin (b 02.11.1674, d by 1743)
  m1. (1702) Isabel(la) (b 01.11.1687, d 09.01.1706/7)
  i. Anne Hone (b 12.02.1705/6, d 16.08.1709)
  m2. (17.10.1711) Rebecca Brindley (b 1691, d by 1772, dau of Samuel Brindley of Dublin)
  ii. Nathaniel Hone (d 14.08.1784, painter in England, 3rd son)
  m1. (09.10.1742) Mary (Molly) Earle of York (b c1720, d 30.11.1769, "reputed natural dau of 4th Duke of Argyll")
  a. Nathaniel Hone (b 1743, dvp 1778, Captain)
  (1) daughter
  m. _ Woods
  b. Horace Hone in Dublin then London (b 1756, d 25.05.1725, miniaturist, 4th son)
  m. Sophia Dappe
  (1) Mary Sophie Matilda Hone of London (a 02.1832, d unm)
  c. John Camillus Hone, later in Dublin (b 1759, dsp 23.05.1836, minaturist)
  m. (01.10.1807) Abigail Hone (dau of Joseph Hone of Dublin, widow of Rev. John Connolly) @1@ below
  d. Mary Hone
  m. (21.11.1764) Thomas Metcalfe of Richmond (son of John of Kingston-upon-Hull by Eleanor Dickson)
  e. Amelia Hone
  m. (12.08.1764) Ambrose Rigg of Surrey (d before 1832)
  f.+ other issue (d young) - Samuel Augustus (bur 21.04.1751), Appelles Earl(e) (bpt 06.06.1750, bur 21.03.1754), Sophia, Amelia, Floretta Augusta (bpt 04.09.1784, d 1751/2), Lydia (b 1760, d 10.1775)
  m2. Anne (d 15.02.1791)
  l. Elizabeth Hone (bur 15.11.1772)
  iii. Joseph Hone of Dublin (b 15.04.1720, d by 1799)
  m1. (23.06.1744) Abigail Newett (dau of John Newett (Newitt) of Dublin)
  a. Joseph Hone of Dublin & Rockfield (b 04.1747, d bur 25.11.1803, Director of Bank of Ireland)
  m. (03.10.1768) Elizabeth Jackson (bur 10.10.1830, dau/heir of William Jackson of Dublin by Anne, dau of John Hunt of Dublin)
  (1) Joseph Hone of Dublin & Rockfield (b 1775, d 28.09.1857, 2nd son)
  m1. (1795) Elinor Maxwell (b 17.03.1772, dau of Richard Maxwell of Dublin)
  (A) Elizabeth Hone
  m1. James Vaughan of Dublin (a 1822)
  m2. (c1827) John Galloway of Dublin (d before 07.01.1846)
  (B)+ other issue - Joseph William (b 1797, bur 05.03.1824), Richard (dsp before 08.04.1830), Mary (b c1800, bur 06.09.1816)
  m2. (22.04.1803) Mary Crosthwaite (b 12.06.1777, d 16.06.1818, dau of Leland Crosthwaite of Dollymount (Governor of the Bank of Ireland) by Anne, dau of Samuel Laban)
  (E) Anne Hone (b 17.01.1804, d 23.02.1896)
  m. Brindley Hone of Dublin & Ballybrack @2@ below
  (F)+ other issue - Nathaniel of Dublin & Wellfield (b 1807, m. Anna Maria Mangin, dsp 13.02.1880, Sheriff of Dublin), Leland Crosthwaite of Dublin (b 1808, d unm 23.04.1838), William Jackson (a 1844, d unm), Thomas Crosthwaite of Carlow (b 1814, m. Lucy Tardy, d 16.03.1861, had issue), James Ramsey of Dublin (b 1819, d unm bur 24.03.1846), Samuel (bur 30.08.1830), Lucinda/Lucy (m. John Dyas), Eleanor (m. William Edward Bolton of Dublin), Susanna (b 1811, m. Samuel Matthews of Dublin, bur 27.06.1850)
  (2) John Hone of Dublin (b 29.08.1776, d 23.01.1836) had issue
  m. (c1803) Anne Crosthwaite (b 1780, d 02.12.1827, sister of Mary & Lucy)
  (3) William Hone of Annadale, Clontarf, co. Dublin (b 1782, d 28.09.1859) had issue
  m. (1803) Lucy Crosthwaite (d 20.10.1859, sister of Mary & Anne)
  (4) Anne Hone (a 1844)
  m. (before 1801) Richard Browne of Dublin
  (5)+ other issue (d unm) - William Jackson (b before 10.09.1770, bur 12.09.1774), Abigail (bur 30.08.1772), Elizabeth (b 1780, d 07.01.1846), Abigail (bur 26.08.1780), Eleanor (b 1785, d 25.04.1862)
  b. Abigail Hone (b 1752, d 20.03.1855!)
  m1. (31.05.1798) Rev. John Connolly (son of Michael of co. Monaghan)
  m2. (01.10.187) John Camillus Hone (d 23.05.1836) @1@ above
  m2. (20.05.1757) Elinor Willian (d before 03.03.1808, dau of William Willan of Dublin, widow of William Bramery of Dublin)
  c. Nathaniel Hone of Dublin (b 1758, dsp, Governor of Bank of Ireland)
  m. (06.05.1779) Anne Jackson (bur 06.08.1828, dau of William Jackson of Dublin by Anne, dau of John Hunt of Dublin)
  iv. Benjamin Hone of Armagh (b 08.09.1732, 7th son)
  a. Isabella Hone
  m. (1796) William Cochrane of Armagh
  v. Brindley Hone of Dublin, later of Drumcondra Castle (b 04.1734, d 22.07.1812)
  m. (16.12.1756) Sarah Strong (b 12.1734, d 11.06.1812, dau of Rev. James Strong of Dublin by dau of Joseph Terry)
  a. Nathaniel Hone, Sheriff then Lord Mayor of Dublin (b 01.08.1760, d 1819)
  m. (23.10.1784) Hannah Dickinson (b 1760, d 06.08.1841, dau of Daniel Dickinson of Dublin)
  (1) Brindley Hone (b 28.10.1785, dsp 08.013.1817)
  m. (14.11.1808) _ Kelly of co. Kildare (d 26.08.1809)
  (2) Henry Hone of Dublin, later of Donegal Town (b 02.08.1790) had issue (1 son who d unm)
  m. (22.05.1816) Elizabeth Lumm (dau of Colonel _ Lumm of co. Kildare)
  (3) Addison Hone of London (b 12.12.1797, d 17.08.1869) had issue
  m. (1843) Elizabeth Hone (d 30.01.1882, dau of William Hone of Annadale, see above)
  (4) Hannah Hone (b 01.10.1795)
  m. (10.01.1818) Frederick Moore of Dublin (d 08.04.1819)
  (5)+ other issue - Nathaniel (b 04.10.1799, d unm 1842-3), Sarah (b 24.12.1796, d young?)
  b. Joseph Terry Hone of Gloucester (b 18.04.1766, d 18.11.1831, barrister)
  m. (05.11.1799) Augusta Maria Brush (b 20.11.1775, dau of John Brush (by Judith, dau of Colman Fox by Mary, dau of Rev. James Strong), "cousin once removed", widow of William Sinclair)
  (1) Joseph Frederick Hone (b 10.12.1801, dsp 22.01.1888, vicar of Tirley, Gloucester)
  m. Anne Grimshaw
  (2) Richard Brindley Hone (b 12.03.1805, d 20.02.1881, rector of Halesowen, archdeacon of Worcester) had issue
  m. (28.09.1836) Frances Rickman (dau of William John Rickman)
  (3) Sarah Albinia Elizabeth Hone (b 21.07.1812, dsp)
  m. Rev. S.R. Waller
  (4) Anna Maria Hone (b 13.03.1814, dsp)
  m1. (1837) Hugh Matthie (d 12.1843, rector of Wathenbury, m1. ??)
  m2. (28.04.1848) Charles Green
  (5)+ other issue - Harry Ridley (b 20.12.1809, d 19.12.1828), Augusta Maria (b 1807, d 19.12.1820)
  c. Addison Hone of Dublin (b 30.04.1773, d 12.11.1797)
  m. (14.11.1795) Anne Hartley (b 18.11.1768, d 1834, dau of Travers Hartley of Dublin (MP))
  (1) Brindley Hone of Dublin & Ballybrack (b 15.10.1796, d 14.11.1862) had issue
  m. (08.09.1823) Anne Hone (d 13.02.1896, dau of Joseph Hone of Dublin) @2@ above
  d. James Strong Hone (b 24.08.1761 (sb 1781?), d unm 31.07.1782)
e. Maria Hone (b 18.06.1758, d 06.05.1827)
  m. (07.07.1791) Ninian Mahaffy of Dublin (d 13.04.18258, son of Ninian of co. Donegal)
  f. Sarah Hone (b 01.06.1759, d 12.12.1809)
  m. (1795) Robert Mahaffy (d 16.09.1816, curate of Meragh, son of Ninian of co. Donegal)
  g. Anne Hone (b 21.02.1763, dsp 29.08.1830)
  m. (1800) Thomas Tilly Proctor of Dublin (a 1845)
  h. Wilhelmina Dorothea Hone (b 14.08.1768, d 05.12.1814)
  m. (30.01.1806) Hickman Blayney Molesworth (d 03.05.1844, son of Capt. Robert)
  vi. Anne Hone (b 28.02.01714)
  m1. (25.11.1735) Samuel Garner
  m2. William Stewart
  vii. Rebecca Hone (b 28.08.1723, d before 10.03.1808)
  m. (18.02.1747) James Armstrong of Dublin
  viii.+ other issue - Samuel (b 31.08.1712, d 21.10.1713), Samuel (b 12.12.1716, d 03.06.1726), Samuel (b 08.09.1726, d 1754 in Jamaica, artist), John (b 07.03.1730), Abigail (b 12.06.1722, d young), Abigail (b 04.06.1729, d young), Abigail (b 08.09.1732, d 21.11.1733)
3. Ruth Hone (d 23.08.1718)
  m. _ Smith
4.+ other issue - John (bpt 28.04.1639, bur 15.04.1646), Thomas (bpt 23.05.1641), Abigail (a 1665)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (Essex, 1612 & 1634, 'Hone')
(2) For lower section : BIFR1976 ('Hone')
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