'Osborne04'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Osborne of Hartlip Place, Osborne of Nutts, Osborne of Sheppey

Apparently successor to his cousin, Thomas Osborne of Hartlip (dsp), was ...
William Osborne of Sheppey, later of Hartlip, Kent (d 1464)
m. Alice (a 1533)
1. Thomas Osborne of Hartlip (d 1534)
  m. Agnes (d 1543)
  A. John Osborne of Hartlip Place (d 05.1577, auditor of the Exchequer)
  Commoners & Berry identify John's wife as m. Katherine, dau of John Grene of London, but Visitation (1574) identifies her as dau of John London of Grene in Kent whilst BLG1886 identifies her as ...
m. Catherine London (dau of John London of Graveney)
  i. John Osborne of Hartlip Place (b 1539, d 1588)
  m1. Frances Everard (d 1585, dau of Valentined Everard of Sarr)
  m2. Anna Bardolfe (dau of Edmond Bardolfe (probably not Bardolje) of Rattamsted)
  a. Edward Osborne of Hartlip Place (d 1645)
  m. (1611) Marie Denne (d 1667, dau/heir of Robert Denne of Denne Hill)
  (1) John Osborne of Hartlip Place & Dane House, later of Maidstone (Kent) (b 1614, d 1683 (not 1663))
  m. Mary Thurlby (d 1670, dau of James Thurlby of London)
(A) Thomas Osborne of Hartlip Place (b c1659, d 1708, Major)
  m1. Mary Wyvill of Molash (b 1661, d 1684)
  (i) John Osborne (b 1684, d 1685)
  m2. Elizabeth Taylor (b c1670, d 1705, dau of John Taylor of Rainham)
  (ii) Thomas Osborne of Hartlip Place (b c1689, d unm 1719)
  (iii) Mary Osborne (b 1686, d 1726)
  BLG1886 names this daughter (Mrs Milway) Jane and her sister (Mrs Tylden) Mary. We follow the naming shown by Commoners as that is supported by Berry, the Tylden records and by BHO (History & Topographical Survey of Kent, vol 6. Parishes: Hartlip).
  m. (1708) Ralph Milway (vicar of Borden)
  (iv) Elizabeth Osborne (b 1687, d 1766)
  m. (1710) Richard Tylden of Milsted
  Hartlip Place passed through one of their daughters into the Bland family and thence into the Faussett family.
  (i)+ other issue - John (b 1691, d unm 1713), Rebecca (b 1695, d 1698)
  m3. Philippia Smith (dau of Samuel Smith of Chatham, m2. Benjamin Daulinge of London)
  (B) Mary Osborne (b 1651)
  m. _ Sparks of London
  (C) Rebecca Osborne (b 1652)
  m. _ Gregor of London
  (D) Frances Osborne
  m. _ Heathfield of Rainham
  (E)+ other issue (d unm) - Edward (b 1645, d 1673), James (b/d 1648)
  (2) Mary Osborne (d 1636)
  m. _ Colt?
  (3) Elizabeth Osborne (b 1619)
  m. _ Cooke of Rainham
  (4) Frances Osborne (b 1621, d 1689)
  m. Thomas Fanshaw
  (5) Elenor Osborne (b 1626)
  m. James Tong of Bredgar
  (6) Susanna Osborne (b 1630)
  m. Robert Thatcher of Frinsted
  (7)+ other issue - Anne (b 1616), Paulina (b 1623, d 1624)
  b. Stephen Osborne
  ## Visitation (Kent, 1619, Osborne) shows a Stephen of this generation as the Stephen who bought Nutts in Sheppey though adds a note to report that Stowe 618 does not show him and his issue "in this pedigree, but they are given separately two pages further on". Provisionally, we follow BLG1886 which shows that Stephen below.
  c. Elizabeth Osborne
m. George Ashby or Astley
  d.+ other issue - Richard, John (d 1616), Andrew (b 1580, d 1609), Agnes (b 1584)
  ii. Robert Osborne 'of Hartlip' (b 1547, d 1596)
  a. Mary Osborne (b c1590, d 1678)
  m1. Ambrose Wilson
  m2. Gabriel Salisbury (vicar of Hartlip)
  m3. Thomas Gibbons
  b. Anne Osborne (b 1591)
  m. _ Chittenden
  c.+ other issue - Robert (b 1597, d 1598), Susan (b 1591)
  iii. Agnes Osborne mentioned in Visitation (Kent, 1574, Osborne)
  m. Gregory Senter of London
iv.+ other issue - Thomas (b 1542), Edward (b 1544), Andrew (b 1548), Clement, Mary (b 1550, d 1552)
  B. William Osborne (3rd son?)
  i. Stephen Osborne of Nutts in Leysdown, Sheppey (d 1582) see note ## above
  a. John Osborne of Nutts
  m. Jane Cobbe (dau of Thomas Cobbe of Chilham)
  (1) Thomas Osborne of Nutts (dsp)
  m. Margaret Peyton (dau of Sir Samuel Peyton, Bart of Knowlton)
  (2) William Osborne
  (A) John Osborne of Nutts (dsp)
  (B) Anne Osborne
  BHO (History & Topographical Survey of Kent, vol 6. Parishes: Leysdown) provides the name of John's sister/heir but identifies her husband as Leonard Brandon and shows their children as below. BLG1886 names her husband ...
  m. Gilbert Brandons, later of Nutts
  (i) Leonard Brandon (dsp)
  (ii) Margaret Brandon of Nutts
  C.+ other issue - Alexander, Agnes

Main source(s): BLG1886 ('Godfrey-Faussett-Osborne of Hartlip Place'), CountyGen (Kent, Berry, 1830, p28+)
Back to top of page