'Harrison3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Harrison of East Court, Harrison of Finchampstead, Harrison of Hurst

The arms of this family are identified as "or, on a chief sable, three eagles displayed of the field". This suggests that there may have been a connection with the family shown in the upper section of Harrison1.
James Harrison of Cumberland
1. James Harrison of Southampton
  m. Alice Fettisplace
  A. Thomas Harrison of Finchampstead, Berkshire (b c1500, d before 1545)
  m. Elizabeth Slytherhurst (dau of John Slythershurst of Tenterden, widow of _ Bartlett of Finchampstead)
i. Thomas Harrison of East Court, Finchampstead (b 1530, d 25.02.1602)
  m1. Alice Warde (d c1558, dau of Sir Richard Warde of Hurst)
  a. Richard Harrison (b c1558)
  m. Elizabeth Anton (b 16.10.1553, dau of Thomas Anton of Stratfieldsaye, m2. Robert Marsh of London)
  (1) Sir Richard Harrison of Hurst & East Court (b 1584, bur 05.05.1655, MP) the first mentioned by Visitation
  m. Frances Garrard (dau of George Garrard (son of Sir William, Lord Mayor of London) by Margaret, dau of George Dacres)
  (A) Sir Richard Harrison of Hurst, last of East Court (b 1611, d 23.08.1683)
  m. Dorothy Dean (d 1690, dau of William Dean of Nethercote)
  'Chronicles' indicates that Richard & Dorothy had 13 sons + 2 daughters, naming 8 sons + Catherine. Visitation names 8 sons + 2 daughters.
  (i) Catherine Harrison
  'Chronicles' shows Catherine as wife of Richard Sheldon. Visitation shows Katherine married to ...
  m. James Lewis of Copdmore in Cardiganshire
  (ii) Elizabeth Harrison
  m. Richard Sheldon of Bradwey
  (iii)+ other issue - Richard (b 1639, a 1664), John in Cheriton (b 1659), William (b 1660, rector of Cheriton), Francis, Charles, Deane, Philip (b 1661, d 1683), James (b 1668), 5 other sons
(B) John Harrison
  m. Anne Carter of London
  (i) John Harrison
  (C) Frances Harrison
  m. Thomas Howard, Earl of Berkshire (d 1706)
  (2) John Harrison of Beech Hill (b 1586, a 03.1665)
  m1. Dorothy Clarke (dau of Sir Edward Clarke of Ardington, widow of Thomas Danvers)
  (A) Dorothy Harrison
  m. William Cave of Maydenhead
  (B) Flower Harrison
  m. John Wise of Drayton
  (C)+ other issue - James (a 1665), Mary, Anne
  m2. Elizabeth Carleton (dau of George Carleton of Huntercombe by dau of Thomas Harrison)
  (F) John Harrison (b 1630)
  m. Anne Webbe
  (i)+ issue - John (b 1654), Frances
(G) Elizabeth Harrison
  m2. Katherine Chamberlaine (dau of Francis Chamberlaine, widow of Thomas Anton of Stratfieldsaye)
  b. John Harrison possibly the James of London shown by Visitation (Walter Metcalfe (1892), Lincolnshire, 1592, 'Anton') as married to ...
  m. _ Scrogges of Patmore
  c. Thomas Harrison
  (1)+ issue - Thomas (dsp), Charles
  d. Katherine Harrison
  'Chronicles' shows an unnamed daughter married to George Carleton of Huntercombe. Visitation (Walter Metcalfe (1892), Lincolnshire, 1592, 'Anton') shows Katherine married to ...
  m1. Thomas Spyer of Huntercombe
  m2. George Carleton of (Huntercombe &) Brightwell
  m3. Elizabeth Beecher (d 09.1612, dau of Henry Beecher, widow of Clement Kelk)

Main source(s): 'Chronicles of Finchampstead' (William Lyon, 1895, 'Pedigree of the Harrison family', p111), with thanks to a regular contributor (CV, 25.08.20) for bringing that to our attention, with some input/support from Visitation (Berkshire, 1665-6, 'Harrison of Hurst' & 'Harrison of Beech Hill')
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