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Families covered: Laugharne of St. Bride's
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First displayed: 31.03.09Last updated: 31.03.09
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This family's name is often spelt Langharne. It seems that it was originally spelt "Lacharn" though it is not clear how much this is to do with differing translation from Welsh to English.
Thomas Lacharn
"Heraldic Visitation of Wales" identifies Thomas's wife as Siwan Krabol but "West Wales Historical Records" identifies her as ...
m. Jane Crabholy (dau/coheir of Philip Crabholy by Maud, dau of Sir Matthew Wogan by Sibyl Cardigan)
1. Thomas Lacharn or Langharn(e) or Laugharne
  m. Elizabeth Russell (dau/coheir fo John Russell)
  A. Thomas Laugharne
  m. Elizabeth Eliot (dau of Philip Eliot)
i. David Laugharne
  m. Jonet or Sioned Wogan (sister of Sir John Wogan, son of Sir Rys ap Tomas)
  a. Owen Laugharne (d 05.01.1560-1)
  m. Catherine Wirriot (dau of Henry Wirriot of Orielton)
(1) Francis Laugharne of St. Bride's (b c1543, d 18.05.1583)
  m. Janet (Sioned) Philipps (dau of John Philipps of Picton, son of Sir Thomas)
  (A) Rowland Laugharne of St. Bride's (b 1562-3, d 05.05.1587)
  m. Lettice Perrot (d 1620, dau of John Perrot of Heraldston, m2. Water Vachan)
(i) John Laugharne of St. Bride's (b c11.1585)
  m. Jonet (Sioned) Owen (dau of Sir Hugh Owens of Orielton)
(a) Rowland Laugharne of St. Bride's (Major General, 2nd son)
  m. Anne Button (dau of Sir Thomas Button of Glamorgan)
  ((1)) Rowland Laugharne of St. Bride's (d by 1698)
  m. Theodosia Wray (dau of Sir Christopher Wray of Ashby by Albinia Cecil)
  ((A)) John Laugharne (d(sp?) 1715)
  m. Anne (not Catherine) Wogan (dau of Les Wogan of Boulston)
  ((B)) Rowland Laugharne 'of St. Bride's' (d 09.11.1691)
  ((i)) Albinia Laugharne probably of this generation
mentioned in BLG1952 (Allen of Sunny Lodge, formerly of Rickeston)
  m. Charles Philipps of St. Bride's Hill
  ((C)) Philippa Laugharne
  m. Charles Phillipps of Sandy Haven
((D)) Anne Laugharne
  m. David Allen of Fobston
  (b)+ other issue (a 1613) - Arthur, Francis, Tomas, Letys
  (ii) Dorothy Laugharne
  m. John Owens of Orielton
  (B) Francis Laugharne of Pontvane
  Neither of the Main Sources used for this page mention Francis (odd, since "Heraldic Visitation" includes younger children) but Commoners (vol II, Edwardes-Tucker of Sealyham) identifies Francis as 2nd son of Francis Langharn of St. Bride's by Jane, dau of John Philipps of Picton Castle, and shows him as husband of ...
m. Lettice Vaughan (dau/heir of James Vaughan of Pontvane)
  (i) Ursula Langharn
  m. William Tucker of Sealyham
  (C) Elsbeth Laugharne
  m. Morgan Voel
  (D) Jane Laugharne
  m. William Walter
  (E) Margaret Laugharne
  m. Thomas Philip
  (F) Ann Laugharne
  m. Sir Francis Meyrick of Fleet (son of Rowland, Bishop of Bangor)
  (G) Dorothy Laugharne
  m1. John Adams of Badrigchurch
  m2. Rys Prydderch (son/heir of James)
  (H)+ other issue - William, George
  (2) Tomas Laugharne (3rd son)
  m. Alice Berkeley (dau of William Berkeley)
  (A) Sioned (Janet) Laugharne
  m. Thomas Philipps of Langwnwr
(B)+ other issue - Francis, Owain, Geli, William, Mary
  (3) Margaret Laugharne
  m. Thomas ap Owain of Robbyston
  (4)+ other issue - James, George, Sion, Harry, Mary
  b. Jane Laugharne
  ii. Thomas Laugharne
2. Elsbeth Lacharn or Laugharne
  m. David Moris of Caerphilly Castle
3. Jowan Lacharn or Laugharne
  m. William Batman (Bateman?) of Johnston
4. Elen Lacharn or Laugharne
  m. James Le Chweit of Tenby
5. Als Lacharn or Laugharne
  m. Rolant or Robert Perot of Scotsborough
6.+ other issue - Henry, Edmont, John, Richard, Jowan, Elsbeth

Main source(s): extracts from the following, kindly provided by a contributor (CV, 01.03.09)
(1) the entry on St . Brides in "West Wales Historical Records" edited by Francis Green (published 1912-13)
(2) the pedigree 'Saint y Brids am y Lacharns 1597' in "Heraldic Visitation of Wales" by Lewys Dwnn 1586-1613, edited by Sir Samuel Rush Meyrick, Llandovery 1846
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