'Matcham1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Macham of Fittleford, Matcham of Newhouse

Thomas Macham of Gloucestershire, later of Upper Wimbourne, Dorset (a 1551)
1. Thomas Macham of Wimbourne St. Giles
  m. _ Dickenson
  A. Thomas Macham of Fittleford, Dorset (younger son)
  m. Jane Lovel (d 14.05.1685, dau of G. Lovel of Tarrant)
  i. John Macham of Fittleford (bpt 28.12.1662)
  m. Elinor Hayne (d 1714, dau of Robert Hayne of Ockford Fitzpaine)
a. Thomas Macham of Fittleford (bpt 1680, d 01.09.1720)
  m. Mary Pitt (d 10.1748, dau of Robert Pitt)
  (1) Simon Matcham (b 07.04.1711, d 22.01.1776, in Bombay)
  m. Elizabeth Bidwell (d 1800, dau of Hugh Bidwell of Bidwell Manor and Bombay)
(A) George Matcham of Ashfold Lodge, Slaugham (b 30.11.1754, d 03.02.1833)
  m. (26.02.1787) Catherine Nelson (d 28.03.1842, dau of Rev. Edmund Nelson, sister of Admiral Horatio)
  (i) George Matcham of Hoadlands & Newhouse (b 07.11.1789, d 15.01.1877) had issue
  m. (20.02.1817) Harriet Eyre of Newhouse (dau of William Purvis, later Eyre of New House (b 01.10.1757, d 1810)
  (ii) Catherine Matcham (d 11.1831)
  m. (10.08.1820) John Bendyshe (b 10.04.1790, d 12.1855, Lt. RN)
  (iii) Elizabeth Matcham (d 11.1851)
  m. (06.05.1824) Arthur Davies (Captain RN)
  (iv) Harriet Matcham
  m. (1819) Edward Blanckley (Captain RN)
  (v) Horatia Matcham (d 31.12.1869)
  m. (1826) Henry William Mason of Beel House (Lt, RN)
  (vi) Susannah Matcham
  m. (24.04.1832) Alexander Montgomery Moore of Garvy, co. Tyrone
  (vii)+ other issue - Charles Horatio Nelson (b 1806, d 1844 in Australia), Nelson (b 1811, d 1886), 4 other sons (d young)

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Eyre Matcham of Newhouse)
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