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Families covered: Vigors of Burgage, Vigors of Old Leighlin

                               
Louis Vigors of Holloden & Bridgerule (Devon), later in Ireland (b 1578, d 09.10.1642, vicar of Kilfaughnabeg, Kilcoe & Templequinlan)
m. (c04.1610) Thomasine Call (d 03.1651, dau of Thonmas Call of Holloden & Bridgerule, widow of _ Yeo of Bridgerule)
1. Urban Vigors (d 1652, rector of Ardnageehy, vicar of Kilworth & Kilcrump)
  m. (c1635-6) Catherine Boyle (dau of Rev. Thomas Boyle, sister of Bishop Richard of Fernes & Leighlin & Bishop Roger of Clogher)
A. Urban Vigors of Old Leighlin, Sheriff of co. Carlow (b 1636, d 07.05.1713)
  m. Bridget Tench (dau of Allen Tench of Staplestown of family of Nantwich, sister of John of Mullinderry)
  i. Richard Vigors of Old Leighlin, Sheriff of co. Carlow (d 1723)
  m1. (sp) Mary (d 02.03.1704, granddau of Samuel (and Mary) Green)
m2. (1705) Jane Cliffe b 16.06.1682, d 11.1768, dau of John Cliffe (Cromwell's Secretary at War), sister of John of Mulrancan)
  a. Bartholomew Vigors of Old Leighlin (b 03.1707, dsp 17.11.753, Dean of Leighlin)
  m. (1732) Frances Deane (dau of Stephen Deane of Dublin, niece of Arthur Price, Archbishop of Cashel)
  b. John Vigors of Old Leighlin, Sheriff of co. Carlow (b 19.08.1709, d 06.10.1776)
  m. (06.11.1751) Anne Aylward (d 03.1802, dau of Nicholas Aylward of Shankill Castle)
  (1) Nicholas Aylward Vigors of Old Leighlin & Belmont (b 03.11.1755, d 03.03.1828, Captain, 2nd son)
  m1. (17.06.1781) Catherine Richards (d 15.03.1802, dau of Solomon Richards of Solsborough)
  (A) Nicholas Aylward Vigors of Old Leighlin (b 1785, d unm 26.10.1840, Captain)
  (B) Frances Richards Vigors (bpt 22.12.1788, d 24.06.1877)
  m. Casemir Pierre Adrian d'Herisson
  (C) Matilda Vigors (b 07.1793, dsp 27.11.1870)
  m. William Richards Derinzy of co. Wexford
  (D)+ other issue (d unm) - Francse (b 05.05.1782, d 03.05.1786), Anne (b 03.06.1782, d 26.03.1869)
  m2. (05.12.1803) Mary Jane Browne (b c1779, d 20.10.1828, dau of Col. Hon. John Browne by Elizabeth, dau of Hon. Richard Allen (brother of Lord Allen))
  (F) Thomas Vigors of Erindale, Sheriff of co. Carlow (b 10.09.1804, d 20.02.1840) had issue
  m. (01.10.1832) Jane Rudkin (b c1799, d 29.10.1879, dau/heir of Gilbert Pickering Rudkin of Wells, m2. Patrick Murphy)
  (G) Joshua Allen Vigors (bpt 23.12.1805, dsp 30.03.1865, Colonel)
  m. (01.09.1863) Mary Cary (d 21.01.1911, dau of William Cary of co. Carlow)
  (H) Horatio Nelson Vigors (b 11.03.1807, d 21.06.1864, General) had issue
  m. (24.12.1839) Clara Matilda Butler (d 09.11.1842, dau of Samuel Butler)
(I) Charles Henry Fitzroy Stanhope Vigors (b 03.05.1810, d unm 09.04.1844)
  (J) John Urban Vigors (b 14.12.1811, d 20.08.1865 in New Sotuh Wales) had issue
  m. Sophie Mary Anne Braham (d 1853, dau of Capt. John Braham)
  (K) Dorothea Elizabeth Vigors (d 02.03.1886)
  m. Henry Caryof Carlow (dsp 09.04.1863)
  (2) Jane Vigors (b 26.03.1762)
  m. (12.03.1784) Philip Doyne (son of Dean Charles of Leighlin)
  (3)+ other issue (d unm) - Bartholomew (b 19.09.1752, dvp 11.09.1771), Richard (b 28.07.1760, d 1819, Rev.), Catherine (b 15.07.1755, d 18.03.1790)
  c. Thomas Vigors (d unm 03.12.1779)
  d. Ellinor Vigors (b 1710, d 09.11.1806)
  m. (02.1736) William Cliffe of New Ross
  ii. Thomas Vigors of Heywood & Derryfoe (Queen's Co.), Soldon (Devon) & Corres (co. Carlow), Sheriff (b 1684, d 10.1750)
  m1. Margaret
  a. John Vigors of Youghal, co. Cork (b 24.06.1709, 3rd son)
  m. (mcrt 05.6.1746) Anne Hogan (dau of James Hogan of Youghal)
  b. Lucy Vigors (b 14.12.1707, d 04.1751)
m1. (01.09.1728) Michael Hewetson of Dublin (son of Christopher)
  m2. (01.1735) Samuel Carpenter
  c.+ other issue - Urban (b 14.07.1704, a 06.1729), Bartholomew (b 03.08.1705, d 20.01.1766), Bourke
  m2. (12.1735) Elizabeth (d 1737, widow of _ Naylor)
  m3. (11.1737) Elizabeth Mercer (dau of Edward Mercer of The Lodge, Bagenalstown)
  f. Edward Vigors of Burgage (b 1747, d 27.06.1797, rector of Shankill, youngest son)
  m. (12.1773) Mary Low (dau of Edward Low of Lissoy)
  (1) Thomas Mercer Vigors of Burgage (b 23.10.1775, d 07.04.1850, rector of Powerstown) had issue
  m. (27.08.1810) Anne Cliife (d 01.10.1861, dau of Rev. John Cliffe of New Ross, sister/coheir of John)
  (2) Elizabeth Vigors (d unm 27.07.1828)
(3) Maria Vigors (d 05.03.1854)
  m. (04.09.1805) George Alcock (rector of Ullard)
  g. Bridget Vigors
  m. (11.1768) William Dawson of Noghoval
  h.+ other isuse - Richard of Orchard (b 1739, d unm 1760), Mary (d young)
  B. Thomas Vigors of co. Kildare & Taghmon, co. Wexford
  m. (1674) Elizabeth of Castledermot (widow of _ Gilbert)
  i. Roger Vigors (b 1683, d 1734, rector of Ballyconnock & Mulrankin)
m. Elizabeth Harvey (dau of John Harvey of Killiane, widow of Richard Rowe of Ballyharty)
  a. Urban Vigors of Ballyconnock & New Ross, co. Wexford
  m. _ Thomas (dau of Rev. Joshua Thomas of Kilrush)
  (1) Roger Vigors
  m. (02.03.1766) Esther Boyd (dau of _ Boyd of Rossslare, widow of _ Grainger of New Ross)
  (2) Urban Vigors (b 1747, dsp 10.04.1831, Lt. General)
  m. Elizabeth Smith (b 1737-8, d 08.1817, dau of Joseph Smith of Bristol, widow of Thomas Constable of Dublin)
  (3) Margaret Vigors (d 04.1794)
  m. (10.1671) John Squires of New Ross
  (4) Frances Vigors
  m. (c07.1760) Solomon Richards of Solsborough (d by 1784)
  (5) Mary Vigors
  m. John Cotgrave (d 13.04.1825, Major)
  (6) Martha Vigors
  m. _ Hewett (d 16.04.1825, General)
  (7)+ other issue - Bartholomew (Major), Joshua
  b. Meek Vigors
  m. (c02.1736) John Vickers
  c.+ other issue - Bartholomew (b 1705), William, Martha (a 1725)
  ii. Mary Vigors
  m. Joshua Thomas (d 1738, rector of Ferns, son of Rev. Thomas)
  iii. Martha Vigors
m. (04.1711) James Burrowes (rector of Fethard)
  C. George Vigors (a 07.1715)
  D. Bartholomew Vigors, Bishop of Ferns & Leighlin (bpt 18.02.1643, d 03.01.1721)
  m. Martha Neale (bur 19.07.1729, dau of Constantine Neale of New Ross, sister of archdeacon Benjamin of Leighlin)
  i. Mary Vigors
  m. Rev. Robert Elliott of New Ross
  ii. Katherine Vigors (b 29.12.1675)
  m. John Beauchamp of Ballyloughane
  a. Martha Beauchamp (d 23.12.1760) probably of this generation
  m. James Harvey of Killiane Castle (b 1676, d 16.06.1760, rector of Rathspect)
  iii. Susanna Vigors (bpt 02.09.1677, bur 20.09.1713)
  m. St. Leger Gilbert of Kilminchy
  iv. Martha Vigors
  m. Sir Thomas Burdett, 1st Bart (b 1668, d 1727)
  v.+ other issue - Richard (bpt 03.04.1679, bur 21.01.1690/1), Roger (bpt 16.01.1680)

Main source(s): BIFR1976 (Vigors), BLGI1912 (Vigors of Burgage)
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