Leading family members over the centuries

 

Earliest records indicate that our ancestors arrived in England, cleared ground & started work as Yeomen. From these humble beginnings & over the centuries, many of their descendants achieved considerable prominence in society. The following tables are extracted from the family trees page & list those members of the family whose achievements warrant special mention.

 

If anybody who should be listed here has been missed, it is because we have not yet been advised of their special achievements.

 

The last of the original yeoman

 

Merchants; Aldermen; Mayors; Sheriffs; Justices of the Peace & Members of Parliament

 

Lords of the Manors

 

Those in Holy Orders

 

Titled members

 

Those with decorations; Military & Diplomatic appointments

 

Medical practicioners

 

Barristers

 

Other distinguished careers