'Tyssen1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Tyssen of Flushing, Tyssen of Hackney, Tyssen of Narborough Hall, Tyssen of Shackelwell

Francis Tyssen of Ghent (Flenders) then Flushing (Zealand)
1. Daniel Tyssen of Flushing (b c1601, d c1647)
  m. Appollonia Ridley (dau of Baldwin Ridley of Flushing, nephew of Bishop Ridley)
  A. Francis Tyssen of Flushing, later of London & Hackney (bur 23.03.1699)
  m. (25.09.1649) Dorothy Calant (bur 11.08.1703, dau/coheir of _ Calant or Collent of London by Alice)
  i. John Tyssen (bpt 25.05.1651, d unm before 11.09.1681)
  ii. Francis Tyssen of Hackney, Sheriff of Huntingdon (b c1653, bur 06.12.1710)
  m1. (c09.1678) Susannah Matthews (dau of Peter Mattews of Great Gobions)
  a. Dorothy Tyssen (bpt 15.05.1681)
m2. (30.12.1686) Mary Western (bur 22.04.1737, dau of Thomas Western of Rivenhall by Martha, dau of Samuel Gott of London by Elizabeth)
  b. Francis Tyssen of Shackelwell (bpt 06.07.1690, bur 11.11.1717, 2nd son)
  m. (18.11.1712) Rachel Beauvoir (bpt 18.01.1690, bur 22.02.1755, dau of Richard Beauvoir of Guernsey (by Mary (Priaulk?)), sister of Osmond)
  (1) Francis John Tyssen of Hackney (bpt 14.11.1717, d unm bur 15.09.1781)
  p1. Mary Dickinson (d 08.1756, dau of Joseph Dickinson of Jamaica (by Grace, dau of John Moore) son of Jonathan of Philadelphia son of Francis)
  (A) Francis Tyssen of Hackney (b 1744-5, d unm 05.06.1813)
  (B) Mary (not Elizabeth) Tyssen (b 1742-3, d 25.03.1800)
  m. (25.09.1766) John Amherst of Rochester (d c1778, Captain RN, m1. Ruth Ward)
  p2. Martha Faulstone (bur 23.11.1771)
  (C) Harriet Tyssen
m. Martin Whish
  (D) Amelia Tyssen
  m. Richard Lovelace
  p3. Elizabeth Preston of Kent (bur 14.10.1796)
  (G) Francis John Tyssen of Hackney (bpt 10.02.1754, d unm 12.01.1814)
  (H) Samuel Tyssen of Homerton (Hackney) & Felix Hall (Essex) & Narborough (Noroflk) (b c1756, d 31.10.1800)
  Samuel is the first mentioned by BLG1952 ('Tyssen of Petertavy Lodge') which supports the following.
  m1. (26.09.1773) Sarah Bodycoat (b 1756, bur 07.1790, dau/heir of Richard Bodycoat or Boddicott of Hackney by Sarah Tyssen) @1@ below
  (i) Samuel Tyssen of Narborough Hall (b 03.08.1784-5, d 01.03.1845) had issue
  m. (05.1807) Sophia Baker (b c1787, d 19.07.1828-9, dau of John Baker of Deal)
  (ii) Sarah Tyssen (b 06.08.1783-4, d 21.10.1854)
  m. John Yelloly of Finsbury Square (b 30.04.1774, d 01.1842, son of John)
  (iii)+ other issue - Ann (b 1787, d 1791), Henrietta (b/d 1788)
m2. (sp) Martha Watts of Newberry (b 1773-4, d 13.06.1838)
  p4. Eleanor Deane (bur 13.03.1810)
  (E) Josiah Dean, later Tyssen (bpt 16.07.1767, a 1843, d unm?)
  (F) Frances Dean
  m. Otho Hamilton Amiel
  (2) Mary Tyssen (bpt 16.01.1715, bur 27.09.1777)
  m1. (16.08.1737) Powlett Wrighte of Englefield (bur 14.01.1740, son of Rev. Nathan by Ann Powlett)
  m2. (18.07.1745) Richard Benyon of Gidea (bur 04.10.1774, Governor of Bengal)
  (3)+ other issue - Francis (bpt 12.02.1714, bur 05.12.1715), Francis (bpt 06.01.1716, bur 27.11.1716)
  c. John Tyssen of Shackelwell (bpt 24.01.1695, bur 09.12.1726)
  m. (1716) Hester Child (bpt 11.04.1700, bur 27.05.1723, dau of Sir Caesar Child of Woodford Claybury, Bart, by Hester)
  (1) John Tyssen of Wall Street, Hackney (dsp bur 02.08.1759)
  m. Mary Cook (a 08.1759) @2@ below
  (2) Hester Tyssen (bur 10.08.1725)
  (3) Mary Tyssen (bur 11.10.1790)
  m. John Cook of London (dsp) @3@ below
d. Samuel Tyssen of Hackney (bpt 27.01.1698, bur 04.01.1748, youngest son)
  m. (21.04.1730) Sarah Hougham (b 1703-6, bur 11.06.1778, dau of Solomon Hougham, m1. John Eden Littell of Hackney)
  (1) William Tyssen 'of Waltham House' of Cheshunt (Hertfordshire) & Offord Darcy (Huntingdonshire) (bpt 19.08.1732, bur 06.01.1788)
  m. (12.01.1762) Mary Wootten (bpt 14.08.1739, dau/heir of John Wotten of Green Hithe)
  (A) Sarah Tyssen (b 15.02.1763, d 19.12.1825)
  m. (29.11.1791) Sir John Tyrrel of Boreham House, Bart
  (2) Sarah Tyssen (bpt 11.04.1731, bur 11.11.1800)
  m. (02.01.1752) Richard Bodycoat (Boddicott) of Hackney (bpt 31.10.1725, d 1759, son of Richard by Mary (Steir?))
  (A) Sarah Bodycoat (bpt 28.02.1756, bur 02.07.1790)
  m. (26.09.1773) Samuel Tyssen of Homerton, Hackney (bur 12.11.1800) @1@ above
  (B)+ other issue - child (b/d 1752), Richard (bpt 25.10.1753, bur 04.12.1753)
  (3)+ other issue - Samuel (bpt 21.05.1735, d unm bur 27.05.1776), Francis (bpt 01.08.1736, bur 17.08.1736), Charles of Hackney (bpt 21.12.1738, d unm bur 21.11.1751), Mildred (bpt 17.01.1733, bur 16.05.1733-4), Anna Maria (bpt 04.05.1740, bur 13.06.1798), Mildred (bpt 03.12.1741, bur 06.01.1742)
  e. Martha Tyssen (bpt 19.02.1690, bur 27.07.1774)
m. William Cook of London
  (1) John Cook of London (dsp)
  m. Mary Tyssen bur 11.10.1790) @3@ above
  (2) Mary Cook (a 08.1759)
  m. John Tyssen of Hackney (dsp bur 02.08.1759) @2@ above
  f. Mary Tyssen (bpt 15.12.1699, bur 26.04.1742)
  m1. (sp) Samuel Gott of Eggarton (bur 19.03.1724, of Gray's Inn)
  m2. (22.09.1728) Sir Roger Meredith (dsp bur 31.12.1730/8, MP)
  g. Dorothy Tyssen (bpt 20.10.1701, bur 03.06.1749)
  m. (1734) William Hugessen (d 18.01.1758, son of William of Provender, m1. (sp) Martha Gott)
  h.+ other issue - Ridley (bpt 05.02.1688, bur 02.1688), William (bpt 26.05.1697, bur 31.03.1720), Dorothy (bpt 11.06.1691, bur 12.1691), Elizabeth (bpt 31.03.1693, bur 04.1693/4)

Main source(s): CountyGen (Berry, Hertfordshire, p93+)
Back to top of page