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Families covered: Barker of Bocking (Ringsale) Hall, Barker of Grimston Hall, Barker of Ipswich, Barker of Otley, Barker of Potter Newton , Barker of Sproughton
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Robert Barker of Ipswich
m. Anne Bestney of Cambridgeshire
1. Robert Barker of Ipswich (a 1558)
  m. _ Kempe of Suffolk
A. John Barker of Ipswich (a 1585)
  m1. Willemina Bomart (dau of John Bomart)
  i. Sir Robert Barker of Ipswich ('of Tremley'), later of Grimston Hall (d 08.10.1618)
  m1. Judith Stoddard (dau of George Stoddard or Stoddart of Mottingham)
  a. Sir John Barker, Sheriff of Suffolk, 1st Bart of Grimston Hall (d 1652)
  m. Frances Jermy (dau of Sir John Jermy of Brightwell by Margaret, dau of Sir Thomas Saye)
  (1) Sir John Barker 'of Trimley', 2nd Bart of Grimston Hall, Sheriff of Suffolk (d 1664)
  m. Winifrid Parker (dau of Sir Philip Parker of Arwarton,she m2. Anthony Gawdy of Westminster)
(A) Sir Jeremy Barker, 3rd Bart of Grimston Hall (dsp c1665)
  m. Winifrid mentioned by TCB (vol i, Barker of Grimston Hall)
  (B) Sir John Barker 'of Trimley', 4th Bart of Grimston Hall, later of Ipswich (b c1656, d 07.1696)
  m. Bridget Bacon (dau of Sir Nicholas Bacon of Shrubland ,she m2. John Ellis of Grey's Inn)
  (i) Sir William Barker 'of Grimston Hall' of Ipswich & Sproughton, 5th Bart (b c1680, d 23.07.1731)
  m1. Mary Bence (d 01.01.1715-6, dau of John Bence of Heveningham by Catherine, dau of Sir Thomas Glemham of Glemham)
  (a) Sir John Barker of Ipswich & Sproughton, 6th Bart (d 07.06.1757)
m. (28.10.1740/1) Alice Fytch (d by 11.1771, dau by Anne Robinson of Sir Comport Fytch, Bart of Mount Marksall, sister of Sir William)
  ((1)) Sir John Fytch Barker of Sproughton, 7th Bart (b 25.07.1741, dsp 03.01.1766)
  m. Lucy Lloyd (dau of Sir Richard Lloyd of Hintlesham)
  m2. (09.02.1731, sp) Anne (d c1760, relict of Edward Spencer of Rendlesham)
  (ii) Grace Barker
  m. Philip Bacon (grandson of Sir Nicholas of Shrubland)
(C) Robert Barker
  m. _ Marriot (dau of Robert Marriot of Bradfield)
  (i)+ 2 sons and 5 daughters
  (2) Thomas Barker
  m. (Elizabeth) Carleton (dau of Sir Dudley Carleton of Imber Court)
  (i) child
  (3) Robert Barker (dsp)
  b. Robert Barker (dsp)
  c. Anne Barker
  m. (1616) Sir Arthur Jenney of Knotishall (d before 05.06.1668)
  m2. Susanna Crofts (dau (sb sister?) of Sir John Crofts of Saxham)
  d. Sir Thomas Barker of Besford, Suffolk had issue ("several children")
  m. Penelope Tasborough (dau of Sir John Tasborough of Suffolk)
  e. Edward Barker
  m1. Mary Wigmore (dau/heir of Edward Wigmore of Twickenham, widow of Sir Thomas Holland of Quiddenham)
  m2. _ Pooley (dau of James Pooley of Boxted)
f. William Barker (alderman of London)
  The following comes from BEB1841 (Barker of Bocking Hall) with support from TCB (vol iv, Barker of Bockinghall).
  m. Martha Turnor (dau of William Turnor of Highworth & London, relict of Daniel Williams of London)
  (1) Sir William Barker, 1st Bart of Bocking Hall, later of Curraghmore (b c1652)
  m1. (c1676) Elizabeth Alexander (dau of Sir Jerome Alexander, judge in Ireland)
(A) Sir William Barker, 2nd Bart of Bocking (Ringsale) Hall, Sheriff of Suffolk (d 05.05.1746)
  m. Catherine Teresa Keck (dau of Samuel Keck of the Middle Temple)
  (i) Sir William Barker, 3rd Bart of Bocking (Ringsale) Hall & Kilcooney Abbey (d 20.03.1770)
  m. (1736) Mary Quin (d 16.09.1776, dau of Valentine Quin of Adare by Mary Widenham)
  (a) Sir William Barker, 4th Bart of Bocking (Ringsale) Hall, Sheriff of Tipperary (dsp 22.10.1818)
  m. (c01.1760) _ Lane (d by 1830, dau of William Lane of Dublin by Dorothea, dau of William Conner)
  (b) Mary Barker (d 20.12.1762)
  m1. Chambre Brabazon Ponsonby (grandson of 1st Viscount Besborough)
  Kilcooney passed to their son who took the name Ponsonby-Barker.
  m2. Sir Robert Staples, Bart of Dunmore (d 1816)
(c) Hannah Maria Barker
  m. Eland Mossom
  (ii) Eleanor Barker
  m. Thomas Vokes
  (iii)+ other issue - Samuel, Alexander, Hannah Martha, Grace
  (B) Jerome Barker (d unm)
  (C) Robert Barker of Everley, Wiltshire
  m. _ Keck (dau of Samuel Keck of the Middle Temple)
  m2. (c1702) Letitia (Mrs. Motham)
  ii. John Barker (Colonel)
  m. ?? Withypoole (dau of Paul Withypoole by Dorothy, dau of Thomas, Lord Wentworth)
  a. Dorothy Barker
m. _ Knowles of Kenthorp, Warwickshire
  b. Willemina Barker
  m. _ Gerling
  iii. William Barker
  iv. Margery Barker
  m. Thomas Clench (son of Mr. Justice Clench)
  v. Thomasine Barker
  m. Sir Robert Gardiner of Suffolk, Lord Deputy of Ireland
  m2. Anne Herdson (dau of _ Herdson, alderman of London, widow of George Stoddart)
  vi. Abigail Barker
  m. Sir Edward Waterhouse of Halifax



Edmund Barker of Otley (b c1627, d 19.03.1690)
m. Dorothy Perkins (b c1638, d 11.01.1702, dau of Thomas Perkins of Fishlake)
1. Thomas Barker of Otley (b 1651-2, d 26.07.1724, of Lincoln's Inn)
  m1. ??
  A. Edmund Barker (d young/unm)
  m2. Frances Mason (a 1725, dau of Rev. William Mason of Wensley)
  B. Barbara Barker (dsp 12.1723)
  m. (1720) John Hutton of Marske
  C.+ other issue (d young or unm) - Valentine, Thomas, William, Elizabeth, Jane, Alice, Mary
2. Robert Barker (rector of Cherry Burton)
A. Thomas Barker (rector of Cherry Burton)
  m. ?? ("His servant")
  i. Robert Barker (rector of Holmpton in Holderness)
  a. Edmund Henry Barker of Thetford
  m. _ Mauley (dau of the Sergeant-at-law)
3. Edmund Barker, Mayor of Leeds (d 10.1729)
  m. Anne Calverley (d 20.12.1706, dau of William Calverley, Mayor of Leeds)
  A. Edmund Barker of Chapel Allerton & Potter Newton (d unm 176*)
  B. Henry Barker of Potter Newton (d 1741, 3rd son)
m. Mary
  i. Edmund Barker of Potter Newton
  m. Elizabeth Walker (dau of Haigh Walker of Leeds)
  a. Ann Barker
  m. Robert Ray (prothonotary)
  b. Sarah Shepley Barker
  m1. William Sotheron of Darrington (dsp)
  m2. Robert Oliver of Darrington
  ii. Thomas Barker (Captain)
  a. Caroline Barker
  m. Frank Sotheron of Kirklington (Admiral)
  b. Anna Maria Magdalene Barker
m. Rev. William Faber
  c.+ other issue - Edmund (d young), Louisa, Elizabeth (d young)
  iii.+ other issue - Henry (dsp 1807, of Gray's Inn), Ann
  C.+ other issue (d young) - William, Elizabeth, Dorothy
4.+ other issue - Anne (bpt 06.10.1668, d 02.05.1687) 2 daughters (a 1702)
  One of the unnamed daughters "appears to have mar."...
  m. _ Laycon
  A. Edmund Laycon
  i. John Laycon, later Barker of Otley
  a. Caroline Laycon or Barker (d 31.05.1814)
  m. (06.01.1770) Charles Wood of Bowling

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 08.05.07) : BEB1841 (Barker of Grimston Hall)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 24.06.16) : FMG (vol 3, MS410-411, 'Barker-Lacon', p962+)
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