'Lysons1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lysons of Hempsted Court

Commoners & BLG1886 report that "This family, which has been established for nearly three centuries in the county of Gloucester, is traditionally said to have migrated thither from Wales. Leland, in his Itinerary, makes mention of the Lysans as inhabiting the town of Neath, in Glamorganshire, temp. Henry VIII" (who r. 1509-1547).
John Lysons (bur 03.01.1587)
m. Alice (bur 02.05.1598) mentioned in Commoners as possibly parents of ...
1. Wiliam Leyson, Lison or Lysons of Netherlay in Westbury-on-Severn (bur 24.01.1619) the first mentioned by BLG1886
  m. Anne Jay (bur 26.05.1636, dau of William Jay of Hailberton)
  A. Daniel Lysons of Gloucester, later of Waxdowell Court (bpt 25.11.1604, d 1674)
  m. Sarah Clutterbuck (bpt 09.12.1610, dau of Jasper Clutterbuck of King's Stanley)
  i. Daniel Lysons of Hempsted (b 1643, d 13.12.1681)
m. (21.05.1668) Anne Webb (dau of Nicholas Webb)
  a. Daniel Lysons of Hempsted, Gloucestershire (b 02.12.1672, d 09.1736))
  m. (04.05.1693) Elizabeth Ridler (dau/coheir of Thomas Ridler)
  (1) Daniel Lysons of Hempsted (b 01.12.1697)
m. (20.02.1725) Elizabeth Mee (dau of Samuel Mee of Gloucester)
  (A) Daniel Lysons of Hempsted Court (b 21.03.1727, dsp 1802)
  m. (06.12.1768) Mary Rogers (dau of Richard Rogers of Dowdeswell)
  (B) Samuel Lysons of Hempsted Court (b 28.12.1730, d 16.03.1808, rector of Rodmarton & Cherrington)
m. Mary Peach (dau of Samuel Peach of Chalford)
  (i) Daniel Lysons of Hempsted Court (b 28.0.1762, d 03.01.1834, topographer & antiquary)
  m1. (1801) Sarah Hardy (d 1808, dau of Lt. Col. Thomas Carteret Hardy)
  (a) Daniel Lysons (b c1804, d 1814)
  (b) Samuel Lysons of Hempsted Court (b 17.03.1806, d 27.03.1877, rector of Rodmarton, canon of Gloucester) had issue
  m1. (01.01.1834) Eliza Sophia Theresa Henrietta Moore (d 1846, dau of Maj. Gen. Sir Lorenzo Moore)
  m2. (11.03.1847, sp?) Lucy Curtis (d 26.10.1871, dau of Rev. John Adey Curtis by Albinia Frances
  m3. (01.11.1872) Gertrude Savery Beck (dau of Simon Adams Beck of Cheam)
  (c) Sarah Lysons (b 1802, d 18.05.1833)
  m. (05.10.1831) John Haygarth (rector of Upham)
(d) Charlotte Lysons (b 1807, d 04.1848)
  m. (14.11.1825) Sir James Carnegie of Southesk, Bart
  m2. Josepha Catherine Susanna Cooper (d 1868, dau of John Gilbert Cooper of Thurgarton Priory)
  (e) Sir Daniel Lysons (b 01.08.1816, General) had issue
  m1. (1856) Harriet Sophia Bridges (d 1864, dau of Charles Bridges of Court House, Overton)
  m2. (1865, sp?) Anna Sophia Biscoe Tritton (dau of Rev. Robert Tritton of Morden)
  (f) Catherine Susanna Lysons
  (ii) Samuel Lysons (b 17.05.1763, d unm 1819, of the Inner Temple, topographer & antiquary)
  (iii) Mary Lysons (b 1765)
  m. Charles Brandon Trye of Leckhampton Court
  (iv) Elizabeth Lysons (b 1772)
m. John Marshall Collard
  (C) Elizabeth Lysons
  m. John Reeve
  (D) Mary Lysons
  m. Stephen Woodifield
  (E)+ other issue (d unm) - Anne, Hester, Priscilla
  (2)+ other issue - John, 7th others (dsp)
  B. John Lysons of Netherlay
  m. (30.12.1588) Margaret Cromadge
  i. William Lysons (b c1628)
  m. _ Mills
  a. John Lysons of London
  m. (c11.1687) Esther/Hester Webb (dau of John Webb, Mayor of Gloucester )
  C.+ other issue - Arthur of Hempsted, Thomas (Mayor of Worcester in 1651)

Main source(s): Commoners (vol 3, 'Lysons of Hempsted', p221+), BLG1886 ('Lysons of Hempsted') with some input (shown in italics) from a schedule kindly provided by a regular contributor (CV, 29.09.20 ,'Webb of Gloucester')
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