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Families covered: Lawson of Brough Hall, Lawson of Cramlington

William Lawson of Cramlington (a 1425)
m. Agnes Cramlington (dau of William Cramlington)
1. Thomas Lawson of Cramlington (d 1489)
  m. Isabella Killinghall (dau of _ Killinghall of Middleton St. George)
  A. James Lawson of Cramlington
  m. Alice Bertram (dau of _ Bertram of Bentley)
i. Edmund Lawson
  m. Margery Swinnow (dau of Ralph Swinnow of Rock Castle)
  a. Sir Ralph Lawson 'of Brough' (a 1603)
  m. Elizabeth Brough (dau of Roger Brough of Brough Hall)
  (1) Roger Lawson of Heaton (dvp)
  m. Dorothy Constable (d 1632, dau of Sir Henry Constable of Burton Constable)
(A) Henry Lawson of Brough Hall (d 1636)
  m. Anne Hodgson (dau of Robert Hodgson of Heburne)
  (i) Henry Lawson (d Melton Mowbray 1644, 2nd or later son)
  m. Catherine Fenwick (dau of Sir William Fenwick of Meldon)
  (a) Isabella Lawson
  m. Sir John Swinburn, Bart of Capheaton
(ii) Sir John Lawson, 1st Bart of Brough Hall (d 26.10.1698)
  m. (1660) Catherine Howard (d 04.07.1668, dau of Sir William Howard of Naworth Castle)
  (a) Sir Henry Lawson, 2nd Bart of Brough Hall (b c1663, d 09.05.1726, 2nd son)
  m. (1688) Elizabeth Knightley (d 1735, dau of Robert Knightley of Offchurch by Anne, dau of Sir John Pettus)
  ((1)) Sir John Lawson, 3rd Bart of Brough Hall (b c1689, d 19.10.1739)
  m. (1712) Mary Shelley (dau of Sir John Shelley, Bart of Michelgrove)
((A)) Sir Henry Lawson, 4th Bart of Brough Hall (b c1712, d 01.10.1781)
  m. (1742) Anastasia Maire (d 05.11.1764, dau of Thomas Maire of Lartington Hall & Hardwick by Mary, dau of Richard Fermor of Tusmore)
((i)) Sir John Lawson, 5th Bart of Brough Hall (b 13.09.1744, d 27.06.1811)
  m1. (01.08.1768) Elizabeth Scarisbrick (d 10.06.1801, dau of William Scarisbrick of Scarisbrick)
  ((a)) Anastasia Maria Lawson (d 22.06.1807)
m. (1789) Thomas Strickland of Sizergh (b 31.07.1763, d 04.12.1813)
  ((b)) Elizabeth Lawson (d 07.07.1812)
  m. (08.01.1789) John Wright of Kelvedon Hall
  Brough Hall passed to their son who took the name Lawson and was created a baronet.
  m2. (08.02.1803) Monica Stapleton (dau of Miles Stapleton of Drax)
((ii)) Sir Henry Lawson, later Maire of Lartington, later Lawson, 6th Bart of Brough Hall (b 25.12.1750, dsp 01.1834)
  m1. (02.09.1773) Monica Stapleton (dsp 08.01.1800, dau of Nicolas Stapleton of Carlton)
  m2. (18.05.1801) Catherine Fermor (dau of Henry Fermor of Worcester)
  ((iii)) Mary Lawson (b 26.07.1742, nun)
  ((iv)) Catherine Lawson (b 09.08.1747)
  m. (06.1772) John Silvertop of Minster Acres
((B)) John Lawson (b c1722, d 1791, 3rd son)
  m. Elizabeth Selby (dau of Thomas William Selby of Biddleston)
  ((i)) John Lawson of York
  m. Clarinda Fallon (dau of John Fallon of Cloona)
  ((ii)) Elizabeth Lawson (d 1791)
  m. John Webbe Weston of Sutton Place
  ((iii))+ other issue - Thomas (priest), Henry (priest)
  ((C))+ other issue - Thomas (a 1800, priest), Mary (d 1783, nun), Bridget (d 1787, nun)
  ((2)) Anne Lawson
  m. (1707) William Witham of Clife (d after 06.1723)
((3)) Elizabeth Lawson (d 19.12.1732)
  m. (04.1714) Stephen Tempest of Broughton (b 14.10.1689, d 12.08.1771)
  (b) Philip Lawson (dsp 1693)
  m. Anna Maria Knollys (dau of Nicholas Knollys, Earl of Banbury)
  (c)+ other issue - John, Charles, William (priest), Thomas (priest), Caterine, Mary, Anne, Elizabeth, Frances
  (iii)+ other issue including Roger (d young)
  (B)+ "numerous issue"
  (2) Jane or Margaret Lawson
  m. Thomas Rokeby of Mortham (b c1570, bur 31.07.1633)
  (3) Alice Lawson
  m. Thomas Ingleby of Lawkland
  (4)+ 2 sons

Main source(s): BP1934 (Lawson of Brough Hall), BEB1841 (Lawson of Brough Hall)
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