6xGreat grandfather of Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie of York.
He was a barrister at law. He died aged 74 and was buried at the Dodington Presbyterian Chapel, Whitchurch.
He married Lydia Yate (26/12/1759) at whitchurch and they had six children: Elisabeth (b 16/8/1760 d 4/2/1843), Mary (b 16/8/1760 d 22/6/1843), Samuel Yate (b 21/8/1762 d 31/3/1822), Thomas (b Aug 1763), John (b Aug 1764 d 2/4/1768) and Benjamin (b Aug 1765 d 1835).
Genealogy of Shropshire [by Joseph Morris] vol. 3 p. 1306*; vol. 9 p. 4654*.
Familiae minorum gentium, diligentia - Hunter, Joseph, and John William Clay, [Harleian Society], 1894-1896), vol. 1 p. 413, 414*; vol. 3 p. 1166.
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