'Evelyn1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Evelyn of Everley, Evelyn of Felbridge, Evelyn of Godstone, Evelyn of Long Ditton, Evelyn of Marden, Evelyn of Nutfield, Evelyn of St. Clere, Evelyn of Sayes Court, Evelyn of West Dean, Evelyn of Wotton

                               
William Avelyn or Evelyn of Harow (d 1476)
1. Roger Evelyn of Stanmore
  m. Alice Aylard
  A. John Evelyn of Kingston
  m. _ Vincent (dau of David Vincent)
  i. George Evelyn of Long Ditton, Kingston, Godstone & Wotton (b 1530, d 30.05.1603)
  m1. Rose Williams (bur 21.06.1571, dau of Thomas Williams)
  a. Thomas Evelyn of Long Ditton (b 1551, d 1617)
  BLG1952 shows that Thomas has 6 children by his 1st wife (Thomas, Jane, Elizabeth, Dorothy, Frances & Rosa) but none by his 2nd wife. MGH shows that by his 1st wife he had Thomas + 2 unnamed daughtes whilst by his 2nd wife he had George plus 2 unnamed sons + 8 unnamed daughters. We follow BLG1952 except to add George under the 2nd marriage.
  m1. Francisca Moore (dau of Sir _ Moore)
  (1) Sir Thomas Evelyn of Long Ditton (bpt 20.08.1587, d 04.08.1659)
m. Anne Gold (dau of Hugh Gold of London)
  (A) Sir Edward Evelyn, Bart of Long Ditton (b 25.01.1625-6, d 03.05.1692, 4th son?)
  m. (15.09.1659) Mary Balam (bur 10.07.1696, dau of Charles Balam of Sawston)
  (i) Ann Evelyn (b 1661)
  m. (1682) William Hill of Teddington
  (ii) Mary Evelyn (b 1662)
  m1. (sp) Robert Napier of Punknoll (d 1686)
  m2. (1688) Sir William Glynne, 2nd Bart (d 1721)
  (iii) Penelope Evelyn of Long Dillon (b 1672)
  m. (1690) Sir Joseph Alston, 3rd Bart of Chelsea (bur 29.01.1715-6)
  (iv) Sophia Evelyn not mentioned by BLG1952
  m. Sir Stephen Glynne, 3rd Bart (d 04.1729)
  (v)+ 3 sons (d young)
  (B) Arthur Evelyn (youngest son?)
(i)+ issue - Thomas, Arthur, Elizabeth
  (C)+ other issue - 3 sons (d young), Francis, Vincent, 5 daughters
  (2) Jane Evelyn
  m. (1604-5) John Bodley
  (3) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Henry Constantine
  (4) Dorothy Evelyn
  m. James Dockerie (Docwra)
  (5) Frances Evelyn
  m. Edward Ventris
  (6) Rosa Evelyn
  m. Thomas Keitley of London
  m2. Frances Hervey (dau of _ Hervey (Harvey) of Chessington, sister of Lord Hervey)
  (7) George Evelyn of Huntercombe (b 1593, d 1657)
  m. Dudley Bayles
  (A) George Evelyn
  m. Elizabeth Walsham
  (i) William Evelyn of Huntercombe then Martyr Worthy (d unm 1723)
(ii) Richard Evelyn (of the Middle Temple)
  m. Elizabeth
  (B)+ 2 sons + 1 daughter
  b. Sir John Evelyn of Kingston, Godstone & Marden (b 1554-5, d 1627)
  m1. Elizabeth Stevens (dau of William Stevens of Kingston)
  (1) Sir John Evelyn of Lee Place, Godstone & Marden (b 1591, d 18.01.1663-4)
  m. (1618) Thomasine Heynes (bur 1676, dau of William Heynes (Haynes) of Chessington)
  (A) Sir John Evelyn, Sheriff of Surrey, Bart of Godstone & Marden (b 12.03.1632-3, dspm 10.08.1671)
  m1. (07.02.1653-4) Mary Farmer (dsp 02.1663-4, dau of George Farmer)
  m2. (1664) Anne Glynne (dau of Sir John Glynne of Henley Park)
  (i) Frances Evelyn (d unm bur 21.06.1681)
  (B) George Evelyn of Nutfield, later also of Godstone (b 1641, d 1699)
  m1. (sp) Mary Longley
  m2. Margaret Webb (d 1683)
  (i) John Evelyn of Nutfield (b 1677, d unm 1702)
(ii) George Evelyn of Nutfield & Rook's Nest (b 1678, d 1724)
  m1. (sp) ??
  m2. Mary Garth (dau of Thomas Garth)
  (a) Anne Evelyn
  m1. Thomas Gregg
  m2. DanielBoone
  (b) Mary Evelyn (d unm 1744)
(c) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Peter Bathurst of Clarendon Park
  (iii) Edward Evelyn of Felbridge (b 1681, d 1751)
  m. Julia Butler (natural dau of James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde)
  (a) James Evelyn of Felbridge (b c1718, d 1793)
  m1. (1755) Annabella Medley (dau of Thomas Medley of Buxted)
  ((1)) Ann Evelyn (d unm 1791) mentioned by BLG1952 but not by MGH
  ((2)) Julia Annabella Evelyn (bur 23.09.1797)
  m. (06.10.1785) Sir George Augustus Shuckburgh, later Shuckburgh-Evelyn, 6th Bart of Shuckburgh (d 11.08.1804, m1. Sarah Darker)
  m2. (1761) Jane Cust (dau of Sir Richard Cust of Belton, 2nd Bart)
  ((3)) daughter (d unm) mentioned by MGH but not by BLG1952
  (iv)+ 5 daughters
  m3. Frances Broomhall (dau of Andrew Broomhall (Bromhall) of Stoke Newington)
(ix) Richard Evelyn of Dublin & Naas
  m1. Jane Mead (sister of Thomas Mead, Lord Mayor of Dublin)
  (a) William Evelyn (d 1776, Dean of Emly)
  m. Margaret Chamberlain (dau of Christopher Chamberlain of Chamberlain's Town)
  ((1)) John Evelyn, later of Wotton (b 01.06.1743)
  m. (14.04.1787) Ann Shee (dau of Anthony Shee of Castlebar)
  ((A)) George Evelyn of Wotton & Sayes Court (b 16.09.1791, d 15.02.1829) had issue
  m. (12.07.1821) Mary Jane Massy-Dawson (dau of James Hewitt Massy-Dawson ofBallynacourte)
  ((B)) Frances Evelyn (d 21.04.1834)
m. (31.08.1822) Sir Charles Rowley, 2nd Bart (d 23.11.1884, Lt. Colonel)
  ((C))+ 2 sons (d young)
  ((2))+ other issue - William Glanville (dsp), son (d young), daughter (d young)
  m2. Elizabeth Caddan
  (b)+ other issue (d young)
  (x) William Evelyn, later Evelyn-Glanville, later Evelyn of St. Clere (b 1686, d 1766)
  m1. Frances Glanville (dau of William Glanville)
(a) Frances Evelyn-Glanville (d 1805)
  m. (1742) Edward Boscawen (b c1711, d 10.01.1761, Admiral)
  m2. Bridget Raymond (dau of Hugh Raymond of Langley)
  (b) William Evelyn of St. Clere
  m. Susannah Borrett (dau of Thomas Borrett of Shoreham)
  ((1)) William Evelyn (d unm)
  ((2)) Frances Evelyn of St. Clere (dsp 1834)
  m. Alexander Hume, later Evelyn (d 21.02.1837, Colonel)
  (c) George Raymond Evelyn (d 23.12.1770)
  m. (1766) Jane Elizabeth Leslie, Countess of Rothes (b 05.05.1750, d 02.06.1810, dau of John Leslie, 10th Earl of Rothes)
  Their son became 13th Earl of Rothes.
  (d) Sarah Evelyn
m. Charles (Chase) Price
  (e) daughter
  (xi) Frances Evelyn (d unm)
  (C) Jane Evelyn (b 1631)
  m. Sir William Leach of Squerries
(D) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Edward Hales
  (E)+ other issue - Richard (d young), daughter
  (2) George Evelyn of Everley and West Dean
  m. Elizabeth Rivers (dau of Sir John Rivers, son of John, Lord Mayor of London)
  (A) Sir John Evelyn of Everley & West Dean (b 1601, d 1685)
  m. Elizabeth Cockes (dau of Robert Cockes of London)
(i) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Robert Pierrepont of Thoresby (b c1635, dvp 26.04.1669)
  (ii) Sarah Evelyn (bur 16.10.1717)
  m1. Sir John Wray, 3rd Bart of Glentworth
  m2. Thomas Fanshawe, 2nd Viscount of Dromore (bpt 17.06.1632, bur 19.05.1674)
  m3. (14.02.1675, sps) George Saunderson, 5th Viscount Castleton (b 12.10.1631, d 27.05.1714)
  (iii)+ other issue - son (d young), 2 daughters (d infant)
  (B) Arthur Evelyn (a 1636)
  m. Anne Harrington
  (C) son (d young?)
  (D) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Sir John Tyrell of Springfield (b c1573, d 03.04.1675)
  (3) Elizabeth Evelyn
  m. Edward Engham
(4) Frances Evelyn
  m. Francis Clerk
  (5) Margaret Evelyn
  m. John Saunders
  (6) Ann Evelyn
  m. John Hartropp
  (7) Jane Evelyn
  m. Sir Anthony Benn 'of Kingston-on-Thames' (Recorder of London)
  (A) Annabel Benn (bpt 03.09.1607, d 17.08.1698) apparently of this generation
  m1. _ Douce of Hampshire
  m2. Anthony Fane (b 1613, d 1643)
  m3. (01.08.1644) Henry Grey, 10th Earl of Kent (b 24.11.1594, d 28.05.1651)
  (8)+ other issue - James (dsp), Susan, Sarah
  m2. Susanna
  c. Robert Evelyn of Godstone, later in Virginia
m. Susan Young (dau of Gregory Young)
  (1) George Evelyn
  m. Jane Crane
  (A)+ 4 sons + 2 daughters
  (2)+ 2 other sons and 7 daughters
  d. Mary Evelyn
  m. Richard Hatton of Long Ditton (son of Richard of Shrewsbury)
  e. Catherine Evelyn
  m. Thomas Stoughton of Stoughton (dsp)
  m2. Joan Stint (d 1613)
  f. Richard Evelyn of Wotton, Sheriff of Surrey & Sussex (d 1640) @@@@@@p125@@@@@@@@@
  m. Eleanor Stansfield (d 1633, dau of John Stansfield of Lewes)
(1) George Evelyn of Wotton (b 1617, dspms 1699)
  The following is supported by Visitation (Surrey, 1662-8, 'Evelyn of Wootton'). BLG1952 reports that George dspms.
  m1. Mary Caldwell (d 1644, dau of Daniel Caldwell of Horndon)
  (A) George Evelyn (b 1644, dvp 1676)
  m. Catherine Gore
  CTG (vol 1, 1934, p19 note e) reports that George dvp leaving 3 daughters, one of whom was ...
  (i) Katherine Evelyn (d 23.10.1699)
  m. Rev. George Fulham
  (ii)+ 1 son (d infant) + 2 /3 daughters
  (B)+ 4 daughters
m2. Mary Offley (dau of Sir Robert Offley of Dalby, 'Lady Cotton')
  (F) John Evelyn
  m. Catherine Eversfield
  (i)+ 2 sons (d young)
  (G)+ other issue including Mary, Elizabeth, Jane
(2) John Evelyn of Say's Court, later of Wotton (b 31.10.1620, d 27.02.1705-6, diarist & author)
  The following is supported by MGH (NS2, vol 1 (1886), 'Genealogical Memoranda relating to the Family of Evelyn', p100).
  m. (1647) Mary Browne (b c1634, d 09.02.1708-9, dau of Sir Richard Browne, ambassador)
  (A) John Evelyn of Say's Court & Wotton (b 14.01.1654-5, dvp 24.03.1698, 3rd son)
  m. Martha Spencer (dau/coheir of Richard Spencer of Derbyshire by _ Briggs)
  (i) Sir John Evelyn, 1st Bart of Wotton (b 01.03.1681-2, d 15.07.1763, 2nd son)
  m. (18.09.1705) Anne Boscawen (d 01.1751, dau of Edward Boscawen of Worthevall)
  (a) Sir John Evelyn, 2nd Bart of Wotton (b 24.08.1706, d 11.06.1767)
  m. (17.08.1732) Mary Boscawen (d 15.09.1749, dau of 1st Viscount Falmouth)
  ((1)) Sir Frederick Evelyn, 3rd Bart of Wotton and Sayes Court (b 1734, dsp 01.04.1812)
m. Mary Turton (d 12.11.1817, dau of William Turton of Staffordshire)
  ((2)) Mary Evelyn (d unm)
  ((3)) Augusta Evelyn (d 02.04.1812)
  m. Rev. Dr. Henry Jenkin
  (b) Charles Evelyn of Yarlington (b 03.01.1708-9)
  m. Susanna Prideux (dau of Peter Prideaux)
  ((1)) Charles Evelyn
  m. Philadephia Wight (dau of Fortunatus Wright of Liverpool)
  ((A)) Sir John Evelyn, 4th Bart (d unm 14.05.1833)
  ((B)) Sir Hugh Evelyn, 5th Bart (b 31.01.1769, dsp 09.09.1848, 3rd son)
  m. Mary
  ((C)) Susanna Evelyn
  m. John Fortunatus Wright
  ((D)) MarthaBoscawen Evelyn
  m. Nicholas Vincent
  ((E)) Philippa Evelyn
  m1. Daniel Francis Houghton
m2. William Liardet
  ((F)) Frances Louisa Evelyn
  m. Rev. John Griffith
  ((G))+ other issue - Charles, Sydney, William (Lt. Gen.), Anne, Mary
  ((2))+ 2 sons (dsp)
  (c)+ other issue - George (b 25.07.1713, d 06.03.1713-4), George (b 19.04.1715, d 04.09.1716), Sidney (b 07.04.1718, a 11.1724), William (b 10.02.1722-3, a 11.1724), Anna (b 27.08.1707, a 11.1724), Mary (b 18.09.1710, a 11.1724)
  (ii) Elizabeth Evelyn (b 26.11.1684)
  m. (1709) Simon Harcourt (dvp, son of 1st Viscount)
  (iii)+ other issue - Richard (b 17.12.1680, d 06.09.1681), Marth Mary (b 28.06.1683, d 28.08.1683), Jean (b 25.12.1691, d infant)
  (B) Susanna Evelyn (b 20.05.1669)
  m. (27.04.1693) William Draper of Addiscombe or Edgcombe (nephew of Sir Thomas of Sunning Hill, Bart)
  (C)+ other issue - Richard (b 24.08.1652, d 27.01.1657-8), John Stanfeild (b 11.10.16853, d 25.01.1653/4), George (b 07.06.1657, d 15.02.1657/8), Richard (b 10.01.1663-4, d 26.03.1663-4), Mary (b 01.10.1665, d 14.03.1684-5), Elizabeth (b 14.09.1667, d 21.08.1685)
  (3) Richard Evelyn
  m. Elizabeth Mynn (dau of George Mynn of Woodcote)
  g. Catherine Evelyn
  m. Thomas Stoughton
  h.+ other issue (d young) - 5 sons + daughter
  ii. daughter
  m. Robert Cole
  B. Robert Evelyn
  m. Petronella
  i.+ issue - William, John, Margery
  C.+ other issue - Agnes, Margaret
2. Henry Evelyn

Main source(s): BLG1952 ('Evelyn of Wotton'), MGH (NS2, vol 4 (1892), 'Skeleton Pedigree of the Evelyn Family in all its Branches', p121+)
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