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Husband: George Matcham
Born: 7 Nov 1789 in Norwich, Norfolk 1,2 Census: 1841 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 1) Census: 1851 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 2) Census: 1861 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 3) Census: 1871 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 4) Died: 18 Jan 1877 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire 1,3,4 (see note 5) Probate: 14 Mar 1877 in Salisbury, Wiltshire (see note 6) Education: St John's College, Cambridge 5 (see note 7) Occupation: 1851 Magistrate, Deputy Lieutenant, LlD 2 Occupation: 1861 Magistrate & Dep. Lieut. of Wiltshire 6 Occupation: 1871 Magistrate for Wiltshire 7 Father: George Matcham (1754 - 1833) Mother: Catherine Nelson (1767 - 1842) Notes
Wife: Harriet Eyre Married: 20 Feb 1817 1
Born: ABT 1792 in Taunton, Somerset 2,8 Census: 1841 in Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 8) Census: 1851 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 9) Census: 1861 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 10) Census: 1871 in Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire (see note 11) Died: 1873 in Wiltshire 9,3 (see note 12) Father: Mother: Notes
1 M Horatio Nelson Eyre Matcham | Born: 16 Apr 1819 1 | Died: 1845 Wiltshire 1,9 | Buried
2 F Catherine Eyre Matcham | Born: 2 Aug 1820 Farley Chamberlayne, Hampshire 10,7,8 sp. Henry Blackstone Williams |Married: 4 May 1848 Wiltshire 1,9,8 Born: ABT 1812 Died: 14 Dec 1879 | Died: 29 Dec 1903 Dorset 9,4 | Buried
3 M George Simon Eyre Matcham | Born: 3 Jan 1822 1 | Died: 5 Nov 1833 1 | Buried
4 M William Eyre Matcham | Born: 10 Apr 1823 Whiteparish, Wiltshire 1,11 sp. Mary Elizabeth Long |Married: 3 Jan 1861 Wiltshire 1,3 Born: 25 Oct 1827 Died: 24 Mar 1902 | Died: 11 Jul 1906 Wiltshire 12,3,4 | Buried
5 F Louisa Harriet Eyre Matcham | Born: 13 Dec 1827 Newhouse, Redlynch, Whiteparish, Wiltshire 2,11,8 sp. Fortescue Richard Purvis |Married: 2 Feb 1860 Wiltshire 1,3 Born: 6 Jul 1828 Died: 18 Aug 1885 | Died: 9 Aug 1915 Wiltshire 8,9,4 | Buried
Sources: (1) Nelson, Thomas, a Genealogical History of the Nelson Family (1908) (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) Venn, Alumni Cantabrigienses. (6) . (7) . (8) email June 2007 cwrhc@hotmail.com. (9) . (10) . (11) . (12) http://www.matchaminfo.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/index.html. Event Notes Note (1) HO107/1176/15 f38: Age 51, Independent, with wife Harriet and children Note (2) HO107/1846 f112: Age 61, born Norwich. Magistrate Depy Lieut Lld, with wife Harriet and daughter Louisa Note (3) RG9/1313 f74: Age 71, born Norwich. Magistrate & Dep. Lieut. of Wiltshire, with wife Harriet and son William and his wife Note (4) RG10/1948 f14: Age 81, born Norwich. Magistrate for Wiltshire, with wife Harriett Note (5) Mar 1877 Alderbury 5a 134 age 88 Note (6) See media files Note (7) Name: George. Matcham College: ST JOHN'S Entered: Michs. 1808 Died: Jan. 15, 1877 More Information: Adm. Fell.-Com. (age 18) at ST JOHN'S, Mar. 24, 1808. [Eldest] s. of George, Esq. (explorer, for whom see D.N.B.), of Ashford Lodge, Sussex [and Catherine, dau. of the Rev. Edmund Nelson, R. of Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, and sister of Horatio, Earl Nelson]. [B. Nov. 7, 1789.] Matric. Michs. 1808; LL.B. 1814; LL.D. 1820. Adm. ad eundem at Oxford, 1849. Advocate of Doctors Commons, 1820-30. Of Hoadlands, Sussex, and Newhouse, Wilts. J.P. and D.L. for Wilts. Chairman of Wilts. Quarter Sessions, 1836-67. Married, Feb. 20, 1817, Harriet, eldest dau. and heiress of William Eyre, of Newhouse, Wilts. Saw Nelson off on his last voyage. There are many references to him in Emma, Lady Hamilton, by Walter Sichel (1905). Author, Notes on the Character of Admiral Lord Nelson. Died Jan. 15, 1877. Brother of Nelson (1829); father of the next. (Al. Oxon., which gives died Jan. 18th; D.N.B.; Boase, II. 789; Burke, L.G.; Walford, County Families; P. B. G. Binnall.) Note (8) Age 47, with husband George Macham and children Note (9) Age 58, born Taunton, with husband George Matcham and daughter Louisa Note (10) Age 68, born Taunton, with husband George Matcham and son William and his wife Note (11) Age 78, born Taunton, with husband George Matcham Note (12) Sep 1873 Alderbury 5a 98 age 81 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index