Name: Brereton BOURCHIER of Barnsley Court, co. Gloucester 1 2
Change Date: 26 JUN 2017
Birth: ABT 1655 2
'After reading, and considering, the Report of the Judges, to whom the Petition of the Honourable Katherine Bourchier Widow and others, for Leave to bring in a Bill, was referred:
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for Sale of Part of the Estate late of Brereton Bourchier Esquire, deceased, for Payment of Debts, and other Purposes therein mentioned." '
"5167 An act, for sale of lands lying in the county of Gloucester, part of the estate of Brereton Bourchier, Esq : deceased, towards payment of his debts: and for impowering trustees ... of Martha Bourchier the infant, ... to raise money by sale of timber, and making, renewing and filling up of leases of farms and lands, lying in the mannors of Bardesley, alias Barnesley, and Little Farrington, ... for satisfying debts, and exonorating the said infants estate"
From website: sunzi1.lib.hku.hk/ER/format1.jsp?code=bk& total=24950&cat=A&first=5001
[Barnsley House, in Gloucestershire, in the late Twentieth Century, belonged to the famous gardener Rosemary Verey.] 3
Father: William BOURCHIER of Barnsley Court, co. Gloucester
Mother: Martha BRERETON
Catherine BRYDGES b: 27 SEP 1678 in Wilton Castle, Wilton, Herefordshire
02 MAY 1700
in Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex
Note: in the Faculty Office Mar. Lic. allegation of 27 April 1700, and in the Westminster Abbey Index, he is called a widower. She too is recorded as a widow in the Westminster Abbey Index, but not in the licence allegation.
"1700 April 27 Brereton Bourchier, of Barnsley, co. Gloucester, Esq., Widr., & the Hon. Mrs. Katherine Bridges, Spr., abt. 20; with consent of her father the Rt. Hon. the Lord Chandos; at St. Ann in the Fields, Middx."
- Martha BOURCHIER b: ABT 1703
- Title: Marriage Licences at the Faculty Office of the Archbishop of Canterbury at London
Abbrev: Faculty Office Licence
Publication: The Harleian Society, London, MDCCCLXXXVI
- Title: The Marriage, Baptismal, and Burial Registers of the Collegiate Church or Abbey of St Peter, Westminster.
Abbrev: Westminster Abbey Register
Author: Compiler: Joseph Lemuel Chester
Publication: London, 1876
Page: From the marriage record of Brereton Bourchier, Esq., of Barnsley Hall, and the Hon. Katherine Brydges
Page 33, and p.36 note 5
- Title: British History Online: The digital library of text and information about people, places and businesses from the medieval and early modern period, built by the Institute of Historical Research and the History of Parliament Trust, Url: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/
Abbrev: British History Online
Page: House of Lords Journal Volume 19
10 June 1714