'Bowyer03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Bowyer of Camberwell, Bowyer of Cuckfield, Bowyer of Shipton Beauchamp
[The coat of arms of the 2 families shown below suggest that they were both connected to the Bowyers shown on Bowyer01.]

John Bowyer of Sussex
1. Rafe Bowyer of Shipton Beauchamp, Somerset
  A. Richard Bowyer of Shipton
  i. William Bowyer of Shipton
  m. Jone
  a. Thomas Bowyer of Shipton
  m. Jone Lambert
  (1) John Bowyer of Shipton Beauchamp
m. Jone Brabant (dau/heir of William Brabant of Bruton by Alice, dau of Richard Boys of Watchett (Somerset) by Jane, dau of William Walrond son (by Joan, dau of John Crawthorne of Dorset) of William of Buckland)
  (A) John Bowyer of Camberwell, Surrey (d 1570, bencher of Lincoln's Inn)
  m(2). Elizabeth Draper (dau of Robert Draper of Camberwell)
  (i) Sir Edmund (Edmund) Bowyer of Camberwell, Sheriff of Surrey & Sussex (b 12.05.1552, dsp 18.02.1627, MP)
  m. (25.05.1573) Katherine Byne (bur 12.07.1609, dau of William Byne (not Bynd) of Washington)
  (ii) John Bowyer of Camberwell (dsp 02.06.1623)
  m. Emme Byne (dau of William Byne (not Bynd) of Wakeherst, widow of Edward Snow of Chicksands)
  (iii) George Bowyer of Worth, Sussex
  (a) Elizabeth Bowyer
  m. John Botting of Grensted
  (b) Frances Bowyer
  m. Edmond Byrd (son/heir of Sir John)
(c)+ other issue (a 1623) - Edward (b c1604), John
  (iv) Benjamin Bowyer of Camberwell (a 1623)
  m. Joyce Edney of London (widow of John Cownden of Southwick and/or Newington)
  (a) Sir Edmond (Edmund) Bowyer of Camberwell Green (bpt 28.10.1613, d 27.01.1681, MP)
  m1. Hester Aucher (d 19.12.1665, dau of Sir Anthony Aucher of Bishopsbourne)
  ((1)) Sir Anthony Bowyer of Camberwell Green (b 04.08.1633, dsp 28.06.1709, MP)
  m. (14.02.1673) Katherine St. John (dau of Henry St. John of Beckenham)
((2)) Margaret Bowyer probably of this generation, of this marriage
  m. (c02.1674-5) Edward Trappes of Reigate (bpt 11.03.1642-3, d 17.06.1676)
  ((3))+ 3 sons (dvp) + 3 other daughters
  m2. (c01.1671) Martha Wilson (d 30.06.1697, dau of Rowland (not Robert) Wilson of London, widow of Sir Edward Cropley of Clerkenwell)
  ((9)) Catherine Bowyer (bur 05.06.1717) probably of this generation, of this marriage
  m. Sir James Ashe, 2nd Bart of Twickhenham (d 11.1733)
  ((10))+ 1 son + 2 other daughters
  (b) Joyce Bowyer
  (v) Elizabeth Bowyer (b 10.06.1553, d before 06.02.0629/30)
  m1. (25.05.1573) John Bynde of Rowdell (b 1537, bur 24.07.1600)
  m2. Richard Stanley (probably not Thomas Sanley) of Fittleworth (d 25.02.1628/1625)
  (vi)+ other issue - Edward (b c1604, a 1623), John



John or William Bowyer of Hertfield, Sussex
m. Dennis
1. William Bowyer of Hoo, Southamptonshire
  A. daughter
  m. _ Worsley of the Isle of Wight
  B. daughter
  m. _ Bucher
  C. daughter
  m1. John Smyth
  m2. Thoby Wood of London
2. John Bowyer of East Grinsted, Sussex
  m. Joane Gavell (dau of Francis Gavell of Cobham)
  A. John Bowyer of Essex
  m. _ Page of Essex
  i.+ issue - Jane, Frances
  B. Simon Bowyer (dsp(vp?))
  C. Henry Bowyer of London
  m. ?? (widow of _ Roper)
  i.+ issue - Henry, Dorothy
  D. William Bowyer of Charlewood, Surrey (a 1623)
  m. Sara Luxfford (dau of Thomas Luxfford of Pangdene)
  i.+ issue (a 1623) - John (b c1613), William (b c1607), Sara
  E. Frances Bowyer
m. John Paschall of Preston
  F. Elizabeth Bowyer
  m. Myles Perever of Stratford Bow
3. Henry Bowyer of Cuckfield, Sussex (5th son)
  m. Elizabeth Vaulx (dau/heir of Thomas Vaulx (Clerk Comptroller of the Household to Henry 8))
  A. Henry Bowyer of Cuckfield (dsp)
  m. Dorothy Goring (dau of George Goring of Lewes, m2. Sir John Sherley of Iffeld)
  B. Anne Bowyer
  m. Thomas Henley of Crambrooke
3. George Bowyer in Sussex
  m. Allice Portbury
3. Symon Bowyer (dsp, Gentleman usher of Queen Elizabeth, Black Rod of the Order of the Garter)
  m. Barbara Carne (dau of Edward Carne of Wiltshire)
4.+ other issue - Thomas, Richard

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (Surrey, 1530+1572+1623, folios 29b + 30, 'Bowyer') with some input/support from HoP ("Bowyer of Camberwell" x3)
(2) For lower section : Visitation (Surrey, 1530+1572+1623, folios 222, 222b, 223, 223b + 224, 'Bowyer')
Back to top of page