'SZmisc07'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Stracey of London, Stracey of Rackheath Hall, Strachie of Saffron Waldron, Strachey of Sutton Court, Symonds of Hinton, Symonds of Pengethley, Symonds of Sugwas

William Stracye of Manewden (near Saffron Walden, Essex)
m. Agnes
1. Henry Stracie of Latton, Essex (d 1611)
  m. Margaret
A. Henry Stracie of Stratford, Essex (bpt 09.08.1585, a 1648, 3rd son)
  m. Anne
  i. John Stracey of London (younger son)
  a. Edward Stracey of London (b 08.1669, d by 1713, 3rd son)
  m. Mary Loft (dau of Capel Loft of St. Albans)
  (1) Sir John Stracey (b 19.10.1698, d 02.1748-9, recorder of the City of London)
  m. Mary Hardinge (dau of Rev. Gideon Hardinge, sister of Nicholas of Canbury)
  (A) Hardinge Stracey 'of Denne Hall & Nethersole House' (d 26.09.1808) who married ...
  m. Sophia Brooksbank (dau of Stamp Brooksbank of Healaugh & Hackney House)
(B) Sir Edward Stracey of Rackheath Hall (Norfolk), 1st Bart (b 04.06.1741, d 16.01.1829, 3rd son)
  m1. (1766) Elizabeth Lathom (d 06.1775, dau of Richard Lathom of Whiston, relict of John Williamson)
  (i) Sir Edward Hardinge John Stracey, 2nd Bart of Rackheath Hall (b 09.1768, d 14.07.1851)
  m. (17.07.1810) Ann Brooksbank (d 03.12.1832, dau/heir of William Brooksbank of The Beach)
  (ii) Hardinge Charles Stracey (b 1769, d 05.05.1816)
  (iii) Sir George Stracey, 3rd Bart of Rackheath Hall (b 12.1770, d 27.12.1854, rector of Rackheath) had issue (2 daus)
  m. (03.1814) Sophia Anne Mapes (dau/coheir of Edmund Mapes of Rollesby Hall)
  (iv) Sir Josias Henry Stracey, 4th Bart of Rackheath Hall (b 13.11.1771, d 06.11.1855) had issue
  m. (23.06.1800) Diana Scott (d 13.06.1854, dau of David Scott of Dunninald)
(v) John Stracey of Sprowston Lodge, Norfolk (b 26.11.1772, d 15.10.1858) had issue
  m1. (01.02.1814, sp) Harriet Comyn (d 1817, dau of Thomas Comyn, relict of Thomas Ainslie)
  m2. (03.08.1819) Emma Elizabeth Clitherow (d 10.03.1863, dau of Christopher Clitherow of Bird's Place)
  Their 2 sons inherited Boston House in turn and assumed the name Stracey-Clitherow.
  (vi) Julia Stracey
  m. Rev. Benjamin Ker Vaughan
  (vii) Sophia Stracey
  m. (1792) Jonathan Micklethwait
  m2. (24.09.1777) Elizabeth Bull (d 1825, dau of Edward Bull of Frome)
  (viii)+ 2 sons (d unm) and 1 daughter (d unm)
  (C) Anne Stracey
  m1. John Freeman (rector of Caistor & Rackheath)
  m2. Rev. Robert Parr of Norwich
  (D)+ other issue - John (d unm), Mary
  (2)+ other issue
  b.+ other issue - Richard (b 29.11.1660), Randolph of Woodford (b 28.02.1664)
  ii.+ other issue including Abraham (dsp?, shipowner), William of Hornchurch
  B.+ 2 sons



The similarity in names and the fact that both appear to have originated in or near Saffron Walden in Essex suggests that the following family may originally have been connected to the above one.
William Strachie of Saffron Walden, Essex (b 1493, d 1587)
1. William Strachie of Saffron Walden (d 1598)
  BP1934 does not report which wife was mother of William's son William but Berry's Essex Pedigrees (1878, Strachey) shows that it was ...
  m1. Mary Cooke (dau of Henry Cooke of Lysting by Anne, dau of Henry Goodere, alderman of London)
  A. William Strachie of Wandsworth
  m. (1595) Frances Foster (dau of William Foster or Forster of Crowhurst)
  i. William Strachie of Camberwell, Surrey (d c1634)
  m1. (1620) Eleanor Read of Presteign
  m2. (1629) Anne Bourn of Greenstead Hall
  m3. (02.12.1632) Elizabeth Cross, heiress of Sutton Court (d 1672, dau of William Cross of Blackmore in Cannington, widow of Samuel Jepp)
  a. John Strachey of Sutton Court, Somerset (b 1634, d 04.02.1674)
m. (12.1662) Jane Hodges (d 30.10.1727, dau/coheir of George Hodges of Wedmore & Streme)
  (1) John Strachey of Sutton Court (b 10.05.1671, d 11.06.1743, antiquary)
  m1. (10.05.1692) Elizabeth Elletson (d 09.12.1722, dau of William Elletson)
  (A) Hodges Strachey of Sutton Court (b 11.02.1696, dsp 1746)
  (B) Henry Strachey of Sutton Court (b 22.02.1707, d 23.05.1765)
  m1. (19.09.1727) Helen Clerk (d 08.02.1745, dau of Robert Clerk of Listonfield)
  (i) Sir Henry Strachey, 1st Bart of Sutton Court (b 23.05.1737, d 03.01.1810)
m. (23.05.1770) Jane Kelsall (d 12.02.1824, dau of John Kelsall of Greenwich, relict of Captain Latham)
  (a) Sir Henry Strachey, 1st Bart of Sutton Court (b 06.12.1772, d unm 11.04.1858)
  (b) Edward Strachey (b 18.12.1774, d 03.01.1832) had issue
  m. (13.10.1808) Julia Woodburn Kirkpatrick (dau of Maj. Gen. William Kirkpatrick)
  (c) Richard Strachey of Ashwick Grove, Somerset (b 21.05.1781, d 05.05.1847) had issue
  m. (01.06.1830) Anne Maria Powell (d 12.1845, dau of Alexander Powell of Hurdcott House)
  (d) Charlotte Margaret Strachey (d 1801)
(e) Lucy Strachey (d 10.03.1863)
  m. (29.07.1817) (Frederick William) Wollaston of Shenton Hall
  (ii) John Strachey (b 30.07.1738, d 17.12.1818, Archdeacon of Suffolk, chaplain to King George III) had issue
  m. (14.11.1770) Anne Wombwell (d 12.02.1824, dau of George Wombwell of London)
  m2. Frances Quarme of Truro
  (C) Thomas Strachey (uncle of Sir Henry, 1st Bart) probably of this generation
  (i) Susanna Strachey (coheir)
  m. (1754) Edmund Harper of Gosport
  (D)+ "numerous issue"
  m2. Christiana Staveley (d 1743)
  (E) Samuel Strachey (d Minorca 1762, Captain)
  B. John Strachie or Strachey
  m2. Elizabeth Brockett



Robert Symonds of Hereford (a 1695)
1. Robert Symonds (a 1686, of Lincoln's Inn)
  A. Robert Symonds of Sugwas, Sheriff of Herefordshire (d 04.05.1711, of Lincoln's Inn)
  m. Jane Willis (dau of Thomas Willis, niece of John Fell, Bishop of Hereford)
  i. Thomas Symonds 'of Sugwas, later of Pengethley' (b 08.10.1685)
  m. Penelope Williams (dau/coheir of Sir John Williams of Pengethley, Bart, by Mary, dau of Sir William Powell of Pengethley, Bart)
  a. Thomas Symonds Powell Symonds of Pengethley, Herefordshire (2nd son)
  m. Sarah Chester (dau of Joseph Chester of Gloucester)
  (1) Thomas Powell Symonds of Pengethley (dsp 08.1819, Lt. Colonel, MP)
  (2) Joseph Symonds (rector of Dinedor & Abbey Dore)
  m. Charlotte Bamford
  (A) Thomas Powell Symonds of Pengethley (b 1789, d 1869, Rev.) had issue
  m. (04.1816) Elizabeth Turner (dau of Abraham Holden Turner of Hendon)
  (B) Sarah Symonds
  m. William Hooper
  (C) Penelope Symonds
  m. G.S. Evans (rector of Hinton)
  (3) William Symonds
  m. Ann Woodhouse (b 1766, d 1825)
  (A) William Symonds of Elsdon, Herefordshire (d 1840) had issue
  m. (1817) Mary Anne Beale (d 1860, dau of Samuel Beale of Upton-on-Severn)
  (4) Robert Symonds (rector of Hinton)
  The following comes from BLG1952 (Loder-Symonds formerly of Hinton Waldrist).
  m. (1791) Maria Loder (dau/heir of Rev. John Loder of Hinton Manor)
  (A) John Loder Symonds of Hinton Manor, Berkshire (b 1801, dsp)
(B) Caroline Symonds
  m. Peter Cotes (rector of Litchfield)
  (C) Mary Symonds (d unm)
  (5) George Clarke Symonds (youngest son)
  m. _ Humphrey
  (A) daughter
  (6) Penelope Symonds
  m. R. Crowther
  (7)+ other issue - John (dsp), Edward Charles (b c1773, d 24.10.1843), James (dsp)
  b. Penelope Symonds probably of this generation
  m. John Skippe of Upper Hall, Ledbury (b c1708)
  c.+ other issue

Main source(s):
(1) For Stracey (uploaded 01.04.09) : BP1934 (Stracey) with a little support/input from DBART1839 (Stracey of Rackheath Hall)
(2) For Strachie/Strachey (uploaded 01.04.09) : BP1934 (Strachie)
(3) For Symonds (uploaded 19.08.13) : BLG1886 (Symonds of Pengethley)
[The section on Shaen has been moved to Temp76. The section on Scott has been moved to Scott15.]
[The section on Stovin has been absorbed into Stovin1.]

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