'Christmas1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Christmas of Surrey, Christmas of Waterford, Christmas of Whitfield

Thomas Christmas of Perryhill, Surrey
m. Jone Inwood of Goddlemen (Goddalming), Surrey
1. Robert Christmas of Guildford, Surrey (3rd son)
  m. Jone Russell
  A. Robert Christmas
  B. William Christmas of London (a 1633)
  m. Susan Evelin ((bpt 20.12.1601, dau of Thomas Evelin of Long Ditton)
  i.+ issue (a 1633) - William, Robert, Frances, Judeth
  C. Jone Christmas
  m. Thomas Redding
  D. Elizabeth Christmas
  m. Richard Levett
  E. Emma Christmas
  m. Richard Remnant
2.+ other issue - John, Thomas, William, Jone



Thomas Christmas, Mayor of Waterford, Sheriff of co. Waterford (a 1664, d before 16.02.1704)
m. Elizabeth (d 22.02.1677?)
1. Richard Christmas 'of Whitfield' of Waterford, Sheriff of co. Waterford (d before 20.10.1723)
  m. (1683?) Susanna Aland (dau of Henry Aland)
  A. Thomas Christmas of Whitfield (d by 1747)
m. Elizabeth Marshall (sister of Robert Marshall, 'dau of Robert Marshall')
  i. Thomas Christmas of Whitefield (dsp 28.03.1749)
  m. (08.12.1748) Catherine Beresford (d 28.03.1763, dau of Marcus Beresford, 1st Earl of Tyrone, m2. Theophilus Jones)
  ii. William Christmas of Ballerster, later of Whitfield, Sheriff of co. Waterford (a 1756, MP)
  m. Catharine Ludlow (dau/coheir of William Ludlow, uncle of Earl Ludlow)
  a. Thomas Christmas of Whitfield, Sheriff of co. Waterford (d before 20.08.1821)
  Strangely, BLG1863 does not name Thomas's wife, the mother of William who was the main subject of the entry, but she is identified in Wikipedia ("William Christmas") as ...
  m. Ada Osborne (dau of Sir William Osborne, Bart, by Elizabeth Christmas)
  (1) William Christmas of Whitfield Court (b c1798, dsp 22.03.1867, MP)
  BLG1863 identifies William's wife as "Miss Wynneatt, of co. Gloucester". Wikipedia identifies her as ...
  m. Octavia Whinyates (d 1882, dau of Colonel Thomas Whinyates of Gloucestesrhire)
  (2) Thomas Christmas had issue
  m. _ Clarke
  BLG1863 reports that Thomas, shown as William's only brother, and his wife had 3 daugbters: Catherine, Elizabeth & Emilia. Wikipedia reports that William was succeeded in Whitfield by his nephew, William Osborne Christmas, who we assume was Thomas's son.
b. William Christmas (dsp, Colonel)
  c. Robert Christmas (d 1822, Captain)
  m. _ Thompson
  (1) Elizabeth Christmas
  m. Robert (Monkhouse?) of Glasthule House, Kingstown
  (2)+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, Thomas
  d. Alisha Christmas
  m. Charles Osborne
  iii. Elizabeth Christmas
  m. (c03.1749) Sir William Osborne, Bart (d 1783)
  iv. Catherine Christmas
  m. Richard Gorges (dvp 1765, Lt. Colonel)
  B. Elizabeth Christmas
  m. (1708) Jeffery Paul (d 1730, MP)
2. Elizabeth Christmas
  m. _ Hallam
3.+ other issue - James, John, Charles, Joseph, William, Maria, Margaret

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (London, 1633, 'Christmas')
(2) For lower section : BLG1863 ('Christmas of Whitfield')
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