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




Other distinguished careers