'Sadleir3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Sadleir of Ballintemple, Sadleir of Golden Garden, Sadleir of Hollycross, Sadleir of Sadleir's Wells, Sadleir of Scalaheen, Sadleir of Shrone Hill, Sadler of Stratford-on-Avon

                               
John Sadler or Sadleir (a 1544)
1. John Sadler of Stratford-on-Avon (bur 12.03.1583, alderman & bailiff)
  BIFR1976 reports that John was a close friend of John Shakespeare, father of the playwright William, and was related to Hamnet Sadler who was godfather of (William) Shakespeare's twin children, Hamnet & Judith. His family name is normally identified as Sadler (rather than Sadleir) but for later generations it appears to be identified as Sadleir. Our move from one spelling to the other has been done to coincide with the move of one of his descendants to Ireland but this is somewhat presumptuous.
  m. Joan (d 1609, m2. Thomas Dixon)
  A. John Sadler of Stratford-on-Avon (d 1625, alderman & bailiff)
  (1584) Isabella Smart (dau of Rev. William Smart of Stratford)m.
  i. John Sadler of Stratford-on-Avon & London (d before 03.01.1659)
  m. Elizabeth (probably dau of Richard Quiney of Stratford)
  a. John Sadler or Sadleir of London, later of Ballintemple, co. Tipperary (b 1632)
m. Mary Clements of London
  (1) John Sadleir of Gurtassa, Ballintemple (d by 1705)
  (2) Richard Sadleir of Ballintemple of Ardfinnan (a 1688)
  m. (1674) Sarah Perry of Cashel
  (3) Clement Sadleir of Ballintemple
m. Grace Chadwick (dau of William Chadwick of Ballinard, widow of ?? Ballard)
  (A) John Sadleir of Ballintemple (d 10.11.1733) had issue
  m. Anne Smithwick
  (B) Clement William Sadleir of Shrone Hill, co. Tipperary (a 04.1771)
  m. Bridget
  (i) William Sadleir of Shrone Hill (d 1791)
  m. Grace Ryan (dau of John Ryan of Ballyvistea)
  (a) Clement Sadleir of Shrone Hill had issue
  m. (19.09.1805) Joanna Scully (d 25.12.1858, dau of James Scully of Kilfeacle)
  (ii)+ other issue
  (C) Oliver Sadleir (dsp 1742)
  m. Mary Dugan of Cork (m2. J. Browne of Cork)
  (D) Nicholas Sadleir of Golden Garden & Lachen, co. Tipperary (d 18.02.1762)
m. (1741) Anne Ballard
  (i) Richard Sadleir of Golden Garden, Sadleir's Wells & Kingswell (b 1741, d 23.08.1823)
  m. Eleanor Wilhelmina Toler (d 1812, dau of John Toler)
  (a) Nicholas Sadleir
  m. Margaret Bowen (dau of Col. Hugh Bowen of Clearwell Park)
  (b) William Sadleir (b 26.06.1773, dsp 1847)
  m. (03.12.1803) Alicia Chadwick (dau of Rev. William Chadwick)
  (c) Daniel Sadleir (dsp)
  m. _ Fagan
  (d) Richard Sadleir of Sadleir's Wells & Tipperary (b 1781, d 21.09.1834, youngest son)
  m. Frances Matilda Massy (dau of Hon. Eyre Massy of Altavilla, m2. Rev. Dawson Massy)
  (e) Margaret Sadleir
m. George Bell of Ball's Grove
  (f) Mary Anne Sadleir
  m. (1799) Owen Saunders of Newtown Saunders
  (g)+ other issue (d young) - Toler, Henry
  (ii) Jane Sadleir
  m1. (1768) Richard Chadwick of Ballinard (m1. ??)
  m2. (1772) Rev. Anthony Armstrong (d 05.1817)
  (iii) Margaret Sadleir
  m. (1770) Richard Chadwick (Rector of Doone, son of Richard of Ballinard)
  (iv) Grace Sadleir
  m. (1783) Richard Sadleir of Holycross @@ just below
  (v)+ other issue - William, Elizabeth Eleanor (d 1815)
  (E) Richard Sadleir of Hollycross, co. Tipperary (d 24.01.1774, youngest son)
  m. Margaret of Thurles (d by 1788)
  (i) Clement Sadleir of Hollycross & Rathcommon
m. (1765) Elizabeth Pennefather (dau of William Pennefather of Marlow)
  (a) Richard Sadleir of Hollycross & Tipperary
  m. (1783) Grace Sadleir (dau of Nicholas Sadleir of Golden Garden) @@ just above
  ((1)) Richard Sadleir of Scalaheen (b 1785, d 18.12.1845) had issue
  m1. Helen Massy
  m2. (13.02.1817) Eliza Lefroy (b 17.04.1780, d 22.07.1876, dau of Lt. Col. Anthony Peter Lefroy)
  ((2)) Nicholas Sadleir of Tipperary & Dunboyne Castle (b 1790, d1855) had issue
  m1. Mary Butler (dau of Pierce O'Brien Butler of Dunboyne Castle)
  m2. Mary Anne Frances Moore (d 11.1890, dau of Richard Moore of Summerhill)
  ((3)) James Sadleir of Brookville (b 1792, d 27.05.1864) had issue
  m. Elizabeth Selina Clarke (dau of Rev. Marshal Clarke of Shronell)
  ((4)) Henry Sadleir of Scalaheen House, later of Sopwell Hall in Ontario (b 1794, d 13.04.1860, Major, to Canada) had issue in Canada
  m. (03.02.1818) Martha Anderson Herchmer (b 1799, d 11.03.1870, dau of Nicholas Herchmer of Kingston, Ontario, by Charlotte Purdy)
  ((5)) William Sadleir of Scalaheen House (b 1797, d 03.04.1869) had issue
  m1. (1824) Mary Hammsersley (dsp)
  m2. Frances Reardon (d 07.02.1881)
  ((6)) Alicia Sadleir (b 1783, d 13.11.1835)
  m. (08.1807) Joseph White of Sallymount
  ((7)) Anne Sadleir
  m. (1812) Henry Sargent
  ((8)) Wilhelmina Sadleir
  m. (05.1808) Richard Hammersley
  ((9)) Elizabeth Sadleir
m. (1818) Edward Sargent of Clonmel
  (b) Henry Sadleir, Sheriff then Mayor of Cork (b 1750)
  m. (1773) Martha Moore
  ((1)) Henry Sadleir (d 13.09.1816, Captain)
  m. (14.05.1816) Jemima Elizabeth Payne (dau of J. Payne Upton House, m2. George Norfolk Wateley)
  ((2)) Anne Sadleir
  m. (1792) Henry Stratford Persse
  ((3)) Alicia Sadleir
  m. _ Campbell
  ((4)) Elizabeth Moore Sadleir
  m1. Rev. Thomas Lockwood of Cork
  m2. Clement Cooper
  ((5))+ other issue - Richard (b 1780, cleric), Mary
  (c) James Sadleir of Tipperary & Clonakilty, Sheriff (d 1827)
  m. (1784) Joanna Forster (dau of George Forster of Cork)
  ((1)) John Sadleir, later Sadleir-Forster had issue
  ((2)) Henry Evans Sadleir (b 1792, d 09.06.1866, Rector of Ballybeg) had issue
  m. (06.08.1818) Frances Maguire of Cork
  ((3)) George Forster Sadleir, Sheriff of Cork, later in Auckland (NZ) (b 19.01.1789, d 02.12.1859, Major)
  m. (1848) Abigail Ridings (dau of John Ridings of Cork)
  ((4)) Richard Sadleir (Captain RN, emigrated to Australia)
  m. Anne Cartwright (dau of Rev. Richard Cartwright of Liverpool)
  ((5)) James Sadleir (d before 19.01.1844, emigrated to Australia)
  ((6)) Sarah Forster Sadleir
  m. (1830) George Ridings
  ((7)) Rebecca Sadleir
  m. (1825) Rev. Noble Sheppard
  ((8)) Allice Emmet Sadleir
  m. (1819) Richard Wheeler
  (d) Mary Sadleir
  m. Samuel Jervois of Cork (d 1787, probably son of Sampson of Braade)
(e)+ other issue - Ambrose of Cork (d by 1805), Nicholas
  (F)+ other issue including Ambrose of Lachen (d by 1741), William
  (4) Samuel Sadleir of Shanballymore, co. Tipperary (d 1717)
  m. Hannah White
  (A) James Sadleir of Shanballymore
  (B) Richard Sadleir of Scalliheen, co. Tipperary (d 1748)
  m. Mary
  (i) Samuel Sadleir
  (5)+ other issue
  ii. Eleanor Sadler (b c1599, d c1655)
  m. (1613) Richard Quiney of Stratford-on-Avon (son of Richard of Stratford & brother of Thomas)
  ii. Frances Sadler possibly of this generation
  m. Peter Baker of Stratford on Avon (b c1576, d 1651)
  iii.+ other issue
  B.+ other issue

Main source(s): BIFR1976 ('Trench', section on 'Sadleir')
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