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Families covered: Drinkwater of Bent, Drinkwater of Irwell, Drinkwater of Shrewsbury

Richard Drinkwater (a 03.1587)
1. Arnold Drinkwater of Bent in Warburton, Cheshire (d 1620)
  m. Jane Gleave of Heatley
  A. Richard Drinkwater of Bent (b c1563, d 08.10.1651)
m1. (c08.1614) Margaret Fryth of Dunham
  i. Arnold Drinkwater of Bent (b 14.09.1618, bur 12.09.1671)
  m. Elizabeth Powell of Ruahon (bur 23.08.1686)
  a. Richard Drinkwater of Bent (in Warburton) (bpt 25.01.1648, d 30.05.1729)
  m. (c12.1666) Isabel Drinkwater (b 24.09.1654, d 21.09.1731, dau of Peter Drinkwater of Massey Green by Isabel Mantell)
  (1) Arnold Drinkwater of Bent (b 08.1679, d 10.01.1755, 2nd son)
  m1. (19.08.1701) Elizabeth Key (b 1680-1, dsp 27.05.1702, dau of William Key of Bowdon (Kay of Hale))
  m2. (1706) Margaret Coppock (b 28.03.1680, d 10.05.1746, dau of John Coppock of Ringway)
  (A) Richard Drinkwater of Dent (b 19.12.1718, d 10.10.1754, 2nd son)
  m. Elizabeth Chantler (dau of John Chantler of Mollington)
  (i) Arnold Drinkwater of Shrewsbury (b 31.07.1750, d unm 30.08.1819)
  (ii) Richard Drinkwater of Hodnet then Shrewsbury (b 19.02.1755, d 04.03.1725, woolstapler)
  m. (16.07.1780) Jane Pratchett (bpt 18.02.1758, d 29.07.1799, dau of Richard Pratchett of Hodnet by Jane, dau of John Dicken)
  (a) Richard Drinkwater of Frankwell, Mayor of Shrewsbury (b 19.04.1785, d 30.05.1853, woolstapler, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (12.10.1815) Elizabeth Clarke (b 30.05.1791, d 10.02.1857, dau of John Clarke of Wroxeter by Elizabeth, dau of Andrew Dawes of Berrington)
  (b)+ other issue - Thomas (b 1780-1, d 17.05.1795), Arnold (b 18.06.1791, d 12.04.14792), James (b 14.01.1793, d 01.01.1815), John (b 05.08.1798, d 27.04.1800), Jane (b 1782-3, d 11.04.1802), Elizabeth (bpt 19.05.1781, d 26.03.1799), Margaret (b 1786-7, d 21.08.1807), Anne (b 1788-9, d 10.05.1798), Sarah (b 06.09.1794, d 20.08.1806), Mary (b 25.12.1795, d 18.12.1809)
  (iii) Margaret Drinkwater (bpt 07.01.1748-9, d 10.07.1815)
  m. (21.02.1773) John Battison (b c1743, d 15.09.1778, clerk)
  (iv) Elizabeth Drinkwater (b 12.12.1752, d 08.06.1756?)
  (B) Mary Drinkwater (b 16.02.1710, d 15.04.1751)
  m. (10.05.1732 James Royle
  (C) Elizabeth Drinkwater (b 10.04.1713, d 22.11.1742)
  m. (02.10.1737) William Coppock
  (D) Isabella Drinkwater (b 16.05.1714, d 29.07.1793)
  m. (22.12.1747) John Domville
  (E)+ other issue - Richard (b 15.11.1708, d 17.12.1712), Mary (b 06.07.1707, bur 29.10.1707), daughter (b/d 22.12.1716)
  (2) Richard Drinkwater (bpt 02.01.1687)
  m. (1741) Elizabeth Drinkwater (dau of William Drinkwater, cousin)
  (A) Sandy Drinkwater
  (3) George Drinkwater (bpt 06.05.1694, d 02.05.1747, 6th son)
  m. Jane Taylor (d 26.01.1731, dau of John Taylor of Matley)
  (4) Margaret Drinkwater (bpt 26.12.1675, bur 27.05.1701)
  m. Thomas Davenport
  (5)+ other issue - Arnold (bpt 12.07.1674, bur 13.07.1674), William (b 1690, d unm bur 01.1729), Peter (bpt 14.07.1692, bur 29.07.1693), Henry of Warburton (b 24.03.1697, d unm 29.01.1731), Elizabeth (bpt 12.01.1672, bur 22.01.1672), Anne (b 08.03.1677, bur 28.09.1678), Isabel (bpt 19.04.1682, bur 18.04.1687), Esther (bpt 08.06.1684, bur 01.05.1767), Elizabeth (bpt 19.06.1688, bur 11.10.1689), Isabel (bpt 07.11.1689, bur 11.10.1689), Isabella Maria (bpt 07.07.1695, bur 31.05.1701)
  b. Arnold Drinkwater (b 30.11.1651)
  m. Jane Lancashire of Manchester
  c. William Drinkwater (b 18.04.1666, d 04.1731)
  m1. Debora Sandilands of Knitsford
  m2. Mary Bradley of London (widow)
  d. Margaret Drinkwater (b 02.11.1654, d 12.07.1701)
  m1. Peers Rowlison of Warburton (d 1684)
  m2. Richard Steel of Reddish
  e. Elizabeth Drinkwater (b 18.06.1657)
  m1. (c09.1678) Peter Deane of Tabley
  m2. Thomas Hattton of Appleton
  f. Eleanor Drinkwater (b 08.06.1659, bur 23.04.1661)
  g. Anne Drinkwater (b 01.03.1661)
  m. (10.07.1684) John Yeates I(clerk)
  ii. Richard Drinkwater (of London?)
  m. Ellen Smith of Flixton (bur 26.09.1656)
  a.+ issue - Richard (bpt 10.03.1652?, bur 21.04.1655?), Arnold (bpt 30.07.1656?, bur 15.12.1656?)
  iii. Ellen Drinkwater (b 18.07.1620)
  m. John Martin of Heatley
  iv. Margaert Drinkwater (b 1623-4, d 24.08.1713)
  m. Peter Moosse
  v. Eleanor Drinkwater
  m. John Smith of Mobberley
  vi.+ other issue - Peter, William of Manchester (bpt 29.01.1636, d unm 09.05.1688), Elizabeth (d young)
  m2. Ellen Fryth of Banton
  ix. Mary Drinkwater (b 1649, d 21.12.1727)
  m. Ralph Whittaker of Whitley & Sworton Heath
  B. Arnold Drinkwater (d unm)
  C. Danse Drinkwater
  m. Richard Steel of Raddish



Thomas Drinkwater of Whalley, Lancashire
1. Peter Drinkwater of Irwell, Lancashire (d 15.11.1801)
  m. (14.05.1771) Margaret Bolton of Preston
  A. Thomas Drinkwater of Irwell (b 05.05.1775, a 1858) had issue (4 daus)
  m. (09.08.1813) Sarah Hyde (dau of Nathan Hyde of Ardwick)
  B. John Drinkwater of Sherborne had issue (1 dau)
  m. Ellen Hyde (dau of Nathan Hyde of Ardwick)
  C. Margaret Drinkwater
  m. (17.05.1797) John Pemberton Heywood of Wakefield
  D. Eliza Drinkwater
  m. _ D'Aguilar of Dublin (Colonel)

Main source(s): 'The Family of Drinkwater of Cheshire, Lancashire, The Isle of Man, &c.' (C.H. Drinkwater & W.G.D. Fletcher, 1920/1927, 'VIII. Pedigrees of Drinkwater'), referred to below as 'The Family Book', with thanks to one of our regular contributors (CV, 14.03.20) for drawing this to our attention
(1) For lower section : 'The Family Book' ('Drinkwater of Bent, Shrewsbury, &c.', p51+) with support from Commoners (vol 3, 'Drinkwater of Shrewsbury', p668+)
(2) For lower section : 'The Family Book' ('Drinkwater of Irwell', p65), Commoners (vol 3, 'Drinkwater of Irwell', p669), BLG1858 ('Drinkwater of Irwell')
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