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ton, in Somersetshire, and relict of Evan Lloyd, esq. by whom he had, with a daughter, Elizabeth, two sons,

Thomas, of Bachegraig, who married his cousin, Lucy, daughter and co-heir of John Salusbury, esq. and died in 1714, leaving two sons, viz. 1. John, of Bachegraig, b. in 1710, who m. a daughter of Sir Robert

Cotton, bart. and had a daughter, HESTER LYNch SALUsbury, of Bachegraig, married, first, to Henry Thrale, esq.; and se. condly, to Gabriel Piozzi, esq. This lady was the friend and correspondent of Dr. Johnson. The estate of Bachegraig she left from her grandson and heir, Captain Mostyn, R. N. to the present Sir John Piozzi Salusbury, knt.of Brynbella. 2. Nonvolk, of Plas y werd, Denbighshire, ancestor of the SALUs BURYs of Llanwern, in Monmouthshire. (See BURKE's Peerage and Barometage.) Robert, who m. Margaret, daughter of Edward Stanby, of Enlow.

Sir John died 18th March, 1578, and was grandson,

Sir John Salusbury, knt. of Llewenny, surnamed * Strong, who represented the county of Denbigh in Parliament 43 Eliza BETH. He m. Ursula, daughter of Henry Stanley, Earl of Derby, and had four sons and three daughters. He died in 1613, and was s. by the eldest son,

1. HENRY SALUs BURY, esq. of Llewenny, in Denbighshire, who was created a BARoNET 18th November, 1619. He m- first, Hester, daughter of Sir Thomas Myddleton, knt. of Chirk Castle, by whom he had issue, Thomas, John, Ursula, and Elizabeth; and secondly, Elizabeth, daughter of Sir John Vaughan, Lord Carbery, by whom he had a daughter, Anne, wife of the Hon. Arthur Stanhope, son of Philip, first Earl of Chesterfield. Sir Henry died 2nd August, 1632, and was s. by his son,

it. Stit Thomas SALUsBURY, of Llewenny, the celebrated poet, D.C.L. and M.P. for Denbighshire. He * Hester, daughter of Sir Edward Tyrrell, bart. of Thornton, Bucks, and dying in 1743, was s. by his only son, Q

iii. SIR John SALUsBURY, of Llewenny, member for Denbigh in all the parliaments of CHARLEs 11. He ". Jane, daughter of Edward Williams, esq. of Wigg, but died s. p. 23rd May, 1684, when the BARo. *cy became Extinct. His estates devolved upon his sister and heiress,

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JAMEs SAMwell, esq. (of the Samwells of Cornwall) was father of John SAM well, esq. whose second son, Rich ARD SAM well, esq. of Cotsford, married Amy, daughter of Thomas Gifford, of Twyford, in Bucks, was father of FRANcis SAMwell, esq. who removed from Cotsford, in Oxfordshire, and settled first at Northampton, and afterwards at Rothersthorp. He was auditor to King HENRY VIII. and m. Mary, sister of the Rev. William Bill, D.D. of Ashwell, in Hertfordshire, almoner to Queen ELIZABETH. His son and heir, SiR WILLIAM SAMwell, was auditor to Queen EliZABETH, and received the honour of knighthood at the coronation of King JAMEs I. He married Jane, daughter of Sir Henry Skipwith, knt. of Keythorp, in the county of Leicester, and had issue, 1. Richard (Sir), his heir. II. Arthur, of Morton Murrell, in the county of Warwick, m. Mary, daughter of Sir Stephen Harvey, K. B. and d. in 1667, leaving two daughters, MARY. ANNE, m. to Francis Bagshaw, esq. of Culworth. 111. Robert, d. unm. Iv. Anthony, of Dean's Yard, Westminster, m. Anne, daughter of – Heynes, of Chessington, in Surrey, and had, with a daughter, Elizabeth, wife of Robert Coke, esq. of Trusley, in Derbyshire, a son and heir, William Samwell, esq. of Deans Yard, and of Watton, in Norfolk, who m. Anne, daughter of Sir Denner Strutt, bart. of Little Warley, in Essex, and had an only daughter, ANNE SAMwell, who married William Henry Fleming, esq. and conveyed to him the manor of Watton. She d. 28th April, 1728. Mr. Samwell d. in 1676, and his widow was afterwards married to John, third son of Sir Philip Wodehouse, bart. of Kimberley, in Norfolk, whom she also survived, and d. 19th August, 1720. 1. Frances, d. unm. 11. Jane, m. to Sir Sapcote Harrington, knt. of Exton, in Rutlandshire, and was mother of the celebrated JAMEs HARRINGroN, author of “The Commonwealth of Oceana.”*

wrote it very well, but must not think to cheat him out of his power and authority; for what he had won by the sword he would not suffer himself to be deprived of by the pen.”


Sir William was ». by Mb eldest surviving son,

Sib Richard Samwell, knt. of Upton and Gayton, both in the county of Northampton, who m. Mary, daughter of Sir Richard Verney, krit. of Compton, in Warwickshire, and had issue, Richard, his heir.

Francis, m. Rebecca, daughter of Robert Selsby, esq. of Duston, in the county of Northampton, and had issue. Jane, Sir Edward Hossiter, knt. of Somerby, in the county of Lincoln. He d. in 10l>8. His son and heir,

Richard Samwell, esq. of Upton, who wedded
Frances, eldest daughter and co-heir of Thomas, Vis-
count Wenman, of Tnam, and had surviving issue,
Thomas, his heir.
Margaret, m. to Thomas Catesby, esq. of Ecton, in

N orthamptonshire.
Penelope, m. to Sir William Yorke, knt. of Les-

singham, in Lincolnshire.
Elizabeth, d. unm.
Agues, m. to Robert Codrington, esq. of Codring-

ton, in Gloucestershire. Frances, m. to Sir Thomas Wagstaff, of Tachebrooke, in Warwickshire, and had a daughter, Frances Wagstape, m. first, to Sir Edward Bagot, bart. of Blithfield; and secondly, to Sir Adolphus Oughton, bart. Mary, m. first, to Adolphus Oughton, esq. and was mother of Sir Adolphus Oughton, bart. who married his cousin, Frances, widow of Sir Edward Bagot, bart. aud d. s. p. She m. secondly, Roger Pope, esq. Mr. Samwell was s. by his son,

I. Thomas Saiwili,, esq. of Upton, in the county of Northampton, M.P. for that shire, who was created a Baronet 22nd December, 1075. Sir Thomas m. first, Elizabeth, daughter aud heir of George Gooday, esq. of Bower Hall, in Essex, and by that lady had two surviving daughters, via.

Elizabeth, m, to Sir John Langham, bart. of Cot

tesbrooke Park, in Northamptonshire. Frances, m. to Sir Richard Newman, bart. of Fifehead-Magdalen, in the county of Dorset. He wedded, secondly, Anne, daughter and heir of Sir John Godschalk, knt. of Atberston-upon Stower, in Warwickshire, and by her had. with a daughter, Finetta, who d. young, an only son, his successor, at his decease in February, 1003,

ll. Sir Thomas Samwell, M.P. for Coventry, baptized 14th April, 1087, who m. first, Millicent, daughter of the Rev. Thomas Fuller, D.D. rector of Hatfield, Herts, by whom he had issue, Thomas, his successor.

Millicent,'/. unm.

France*, as. in 1740, to John Ashe, esq. of Langley

Burrell, Wilts, and d. s. p.
Anne, m. to Timothy Stoughton, esq. of Alleslcy,

in Warwickshire, and d. s. p. Mary, m. to the Rev. Stephen Langham, fourth son of Sir John Langham, bart. and had four daughters, of whom the three youngest died unm. The eldest, Millicent, married William Drought, esq. and left one son and two daughters. Sir Thomas m. secondly, Mary, daughter of Sir Gilbert Clarke, knt. of Chilcot, in the county of Derby, and relict of William Ives, esq. of Bradden, in Northamptonshire, and by that lady had

Wenman, who inherited as fourth Baronet.

C- ""WE, '«• in 1734, to Thomas-Athertun Wat

son, esq. of Bedlington, in Northumberland,
and by him (who d. in 1793) left at her decease
in 1790,
Thomas-samwell Watson, of whom pre-
sently, as heir of his uncle. Sir Wenman
Wili.iam-lancham Watson.
Athertou Watson.
Camilla-Matilda Watson.

Charlotte-Felicia Watson, m. in 1792, to the

Rev. Benjamin Tinley, B. D. of Whissen

dine, in Rutlandshire, aud was left a widow,

with a family, in 1804.

Sir Thomas d. 16th November, I7S7, and was *. by his

elder son,

in. Sir Thomas Samwell, 6. 28th February, 1710, d. a bachelor, 3rd December, 1779, and waa s. by his half brother,

iv. Sir Wenman Samwill, o. in 1728, m. Eliiabeth. daughter of Thomas Smith, esq. of East Haddon, but died issueless 18th October, 1789, when the BaroNetcy Expired, and the estates devolved upon his nephew,

Thomas Samwell Watson, esq. who in conse-
quence assumed the additional snrname and
arms of Samwell. He d. s. p. in 1832, and was
s. by his brother,
Wenkan-lanoham Watson, who in like manner
assumed the surname and arms of Samwell,
and is the present
Wenman-lascham Watson Samwell. esq. of
Upton (refer to Burse's Commoners, vol. i.

Arms—Arg. two squirrels sejant addorscd.

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William Sanderson, esq. whose father was killed in the service of Charles I. was after the Restoration an officer in the Dutch wars, and lost his life by an accidental fall in action, anno 1064-5. He m. Elisabeth, daughter of — Smith, of Old Buckenham, in Norfolk, aud left a Bon,

Ralph Sanderson, esq. who was made a captain ia the West Indies, by Sir John Hanuan, and was captain of several ships in the Dutch wars. He married Ephrim, daughter of — Garrett, esq. of Norfolk, and dying in 1009, was s. by his only son,

i. Sir William Sanderson, who bad the honour of knighthood conferred upon him by King GtoacE Ion board the Peregrine yacht, under the royal standard at Gravesend, before his majesty landed on coming to England to assume the crown, and was created a Baronet by the same monarch 19th July, 1720. He m. first, Drury, daughter and co-heir of Sir WilbUn Wray, bart. of Ashby, in the county of Lincoln, and had issue,

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Robert SANDYs, of St. Bees, in Cumberland, 1399 temp. HENRY IV. was father of John SANDYs, of Furnese-fells, in Lancashire, whose son and heir, WILLIAM SANDYs, of Furnese-fells, was father of WILLIAM SANDYs, of Hawkeshead, who m. Margaret, daughter and heir of William Rawson, of Yorkshire, and left a son and heir, Willi AM SANDYs, father of GroRGE SANDYs, citizen of London, who m. Margaret, daughter of John Dixon, of the same city, and was father of * EDw YN SANDYs, an eminent divine in the time of Elizabeth, and in succession (1559) Bishop of Worcester, (1560) Bishop of London, and (1567) Archbishop of York. Doctor Sandys was educated at Cambridge, and was vice-chancellor of the university at the decease of Edward VI. when, by order of the Duke of Northumberland, he preached against Queen MARY, and defended the right of Lady Jane Grey; for this line of conduct he was imprisoned a year, but then received a pardon. He retired subsequently into Germany, and openly professing the reformed re

From his fifth son, Myles, descended the Lords Sandys of the Vine, and the present Sir Edwin Bay Niv MSANDYs, bart.; and from his sixth son, Anthony, derives the present MYL's SANDYs, esq. of Gray thwaite Hall,



ligion, remained abroad until the accession of EliiaBbth, by whom he was preferred in the manner atated above. He died in 1588, leaving behind a high reputation for learning, probity, and other Christian virtues. His grace m. Cecilia, daughter of Thomas Wilford, esq. of Cranbrook, in Kent, and had issue,

I. Samuel (Sir), his heir, of Ombersley, in the county of Worcester, high sheriff in 1019, ancestor of the Lords Sandys, of Ombersley. (See Burke's Extinct and Dormant Peerage..) ii. Edwin (Sir), ancestor of the Sandys of Northborne Court, in. Miles (.Sir).

iv. George, a traveller and poet, died in 1043. The third son,

I. Sir M Yles Sandys, of Wilberton, in the county of Cambridge, received the honour of knighthood from King James I. and was created a Baronet 23th November, 1013. He m. Elizabeth, daughter of Edward Cook, gent, of North Cray, and had seven sons and a daughter, who all died issueless. Sir Miles represented his native county in parliament 3 Charles I. and dying in 1044, was s. by his eldest son,

Ii. Sir Myles Sandys, who had received the honour of knighthood in the lifetime of his father. He m. Elizabeth, daughter and heir of Thomas Park, esq. of Wisbeacb, in the Isle of Ely, but died without issue in 1644, when the Baronetoy Expired.

Arms—Or, a fesse wavy between three crosses crosslet ntcbe gu.


Created 15th Dec. 1684.—Extinct 2nd May, 1726.


Sir Edwin Sandys, second son of Dr. Edwin Sandys, Archbishop of York, received the honour of knighthood from King James I. and was distinguished as a politician in that king's and in the subsequent reign. "He was (says an old writer) a leading man in all parliamentary affairs, well versed in business, and an excellent patriot to his country; in defence of which, by speaking too boldly, he, with Selden, was committed into custody 16th June, 1621, and not deli

vered thence till the 18th July following, which was voted by the House of Commons a great breach of their privileges. He was treasurer to the undertakers for the western plantations, which he effectually advanced, was a person of great judgment, and, as my author saith, ingenxo et gravitate morum insigniaHe wrote while he was at Paris, anno 1629, Europse Speculum, or a View or Survey of the State of Religion in the Western Part of the World. He left £'1500 to the university of Oxford for the endowment of a metaphysic lecture ; and departing this life in the year 1621*, was buried in the church of Northbourne, in Kent, where be had a seat and fair estate.'* Sir Edwin m. first, Margaret, daughter of John Eveleigh, esq. of Devonshire, and by that lady had a daughter, Elizabeth, m. to Sir Thomas Wilaford, knt. of Heding, in Kent. He wedded, secondly, Anne, daughter of Thomas Southcott, esq.; thirdly, Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Nevinson, esq. of Eastrey: by the former he had a daughter, Anne; by the latter, no issue. He M. fourthly, Catharine, daughter of Sir Richard Bulkeley, knt. of Anglesey, and by her (who d. in 104») had, with other issue,

Edwin, his heir, a colonel in the parliament's

army. Richard, who purchased Downehall, in Kent, was, like his brother, a colonel in the parliament's army. He m. Hester, daughter of Edwin Aucher, second son of Anthony Aucher, esq. of Bourne, in the same county.* The elder son,

Edwin Sandys, esq. of Northbourne Court, a colonel in the parliament's army, received a mortal wound at the battle of Worcester, and died in 1642, leaving by Catherine, daughter and at length heir of Richard Champneys, esq. of Hall Place, Kent, a son and heir. Sir Richard Sandys, knt. of Northbourne Court, who m. Mary, daughter of Sir Henry Herman, ban. and being accidentally killed by his fowling-piece in passing over a hedge, anno 1609, was s. by his son,

i. Richard Sandys, esq. of Northbourne Court, who was created a Baronet 15th December, Sir Richard m. first, Miss Ward, daughter and heir of Prebendary Ward, of Salisbury; and secondly, Mary, daughter and co-heir of Sir Francis Rolle, knt. of Bicton, in the county of Devon, and left daughters only at his decease 2nd -May, 1726, when the Baron

* His son,

Edwin Sandwyb, was father of Jordan Sandys, esq. of Downehall, captain in the royal navy, buried at Downe 9th January, 1734, left by his wife, Deborah, daughter of George St. Quintin, of London, merchant, a son and heir,

Henry Sandys, esq. of Dowuehall, who m. Priscilla, eldest surviving daughter and co-heir of Sir Richard Sandys, bart. of North borne Court, and acquired thereby the estate of North borne: he left at his decease in 1720 a son and heir,

Richard Sandys, esq. of Northborue Court and Canterbury, justice of the peace lor the county of Kent, m. Susan-Crayford, daughter of James Taylor, i»f London, merchant, and by her, who d. in 1777, had issue, Richard, in holy orders, his heir. Edwin-Humphry, m. first, Sarah, daughter of Sir William Fagg, bart. but by her, who d. in 1782, had no issue to survive infancy. He m. secondly, Helen, daughter and heir of Edward-Lord Chick, esq. and had by that lady

Edwin, in holy orders, rector of Upper Har-
dresa, in Kent, b. in 1785; m. in 1816, Mary-
Lilias, daughter of William Lumsdaine, esq.
of Edinburgh, and has issue.
Charles of Canterbury, b. in 1786; m. in 1815,
Mis» SedUy-Frances Burden, and ha? issue.

George, b. in 1791, lieutenant in the royal navy,

d. at sea in 1812 unm. James, b. in 1794, lieutenant in the royal navv,

drowned at sea in 1815 num.. John, in holy orders, b. in 1799. Mary.

Sarah, d. in 1813 unm. The elder son and heir,

Richard Sandys, in holy orders, m. first, Catherine, daughter of William Hough am, esq. and had by ber Richard-edwin, lieutenaut in the royal navy, killed in action on' Copenhagen 2nd April, lsOl, d. unm.

CatherinA, co-heir of her brother, m. in 1863, John Chesshyre, esq. captain in the royal navy. Mr. Sandys m. secondly, Lady France*-Alicia Aslong, widow of William Aslong, and daughter of Charles, third Earl of Tiinkerville, by whom (who wedded, thirdly, ibe Rev. Edward Buckingham Benson, rector of Deal,) he had another daughter,

Alicia-arabella, co-heir of her half-brother, «. ia 1804, to Francis Cockburn, esq. son of the late Sir James Cockburn, bart. of Langton. The Rev. Richard Sandys d. in 1782.

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Rob ERT SAUNDERson, whose great-granddaughter, JANE SA UNDERson, carried Biddic to the family of her husband, SiR Robert HilTox, bart. of Hilton; and JAMEs SAUNDERson, who was buried at Washington 10 Richard II. anno 1387, leaving by Margaret, his wife, daughter of Sir Walter Hilton, knt. of Eskdale, a son and heir, ALEx ANDER SA UNDERson, who m. Maria, daughter of John Filton, esq. and was s. by his son, Robert SA UNDERson, who wedded Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Staveley, of Stanhope, and was father of JoHN SAUNDERson, of Tickhill, in the county of York, who had four sons,

WILLIAM, his heir. Nicholas, of Erby and Gowk Hill Hall, Yorkshire, ancestor of the Saundersons of Stirrup, Sheffield, Blythe, Serleby Hall, &c. &c. Of the Blythe branch was Robert Saunderson, D.D. Bishop of Lincoln. John, of Midhope, ancestor of the Saundersons of Pawhill, Midhope, Maltby, Thurlestane, &c. Robert, of the Ewes, near Sandbeck, married and had issue. The eldest son, WILLIAM SA UNDERson, of Tickhill, in the county of York, whose son, by Jane Lamplugh, his wife, Willia M SAUNDERson, of Tickhill, called in some accounts Henry, m. Jane, daughter of Lambton, of Lambton, and had issue,

Robert, whose two daughters, Alice and Margaret, d. s. p. Nicholas, of whom presently.

Margaret, m. to Hewett. Alice, m. to Christopher Eyre, esq. of Highlow Padley, in the county of Derby, and had issue. The second son, Nicholas SAUNDERson, of Revesby, married Agnes, daughter of William London, and had, with two daughters, Dorothy, wife of Robert Trigott, and Maria, of John Kaym, several sons, of whom the youngest, Robert SAUNDERson, esq. purchased the estate of Saxby, in Lincolnshire, and erected the mansion of Fillingham. He d. 2nd November, 1583, aged sixtythree, leaving by Catharine," his wife, daughter of Vincent Grantham, esq. of St. Catharine's, Lincoln, with three daughters (of whom the eldest, Ann, m. Sir John Staingate, knt.), three sons, viz. Nicholas (Sir), his heir. Robert, d. s. p. Thomas, of Gainsborough, in Lincolnshire; admitted of Lincoln's Inn ln 1591; will dated 4th March, 1640, was proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury 3rd December, 1642 : the preface to that document is curious for the mass of proverbial and other moral and religious remarks. He m. first, Jane, daughter of Denzil Holles, esq. by whom he had a son, Robert, living in 1642, the father of several children. He m. secondly, Dorcas, daughter of Sir Julius Caesar, chancellor of the Exchequer; and thirdly, Dorothea, daughter of Richard Maddison, esq. The eldest son, 1. Nicholas SAUNDERson, esq. of Saxby, in Lincolnshire, M.P. for Gainsborough and afterwards for Lincoln, aged twenty-one at the death of his father, was created a BARoNET 25th November, 1612, and raised to the peerage of Ireland, as Viscount Castleton, in 1628. His lordship m. Mildred, daughter and heir of John Elltoft, esq. of Boston, and had issue, Nicholas, his heir. William (Sir), knt. m. Jane, daughter of Sir John Cooper, of Dorsetshire, and d. in 1642. George, of Thoresby Abbey Grange, Lincolnshire, who m. first, Elizabeth, daughter and sole heir of Thomas Bostock, of London; and secondly, Susannah, daughter of Sir George Fitzwilliam, of Mabblethorpe. Robert, who had lands from his father at Friskney. Frances, m. first, to Edward Coppledike, esq. of Startington, in Lincolnshire; and secondly, to Sir Edward Waldegrave.

* She m. secondly, William Rokeby, esq. of Skiers.

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