The Poulter Family Bible

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Poulter Family Bible in possession of Edmund Poulter

Poulter Family Bible
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According to the Poulter Family Bible:
Copy of a manuscript of Joseph Sayer, Sergeant at Law

It appears by a manuscript of my Father's own writing that I Joseph Sayer was born Oct. 19th. 30th. 1716. (Joseph died in 1786) 70 years

Lydia my wife was born August 2nd. 13th. 1718. Died April 2nd. 1766 of smallpox in London. 57 years

We were married August 2nd. 13th. 1740.


  • Lydia born June 13th. 24th. 1742 (Died Jan. 10th. 1788 of consumption at Croydon. 46 years
  • Mary born June 26th July 7th. 1744 died March 19th. 1766 of smallpox in London. 22 years
  • Elizabeth born Nov. 12th. 23rd. 1749 died Nov. 28th. 1776 of consumption at Lisbon. (She married Thomas Ruggles.) 37 years
  • Joseph born June 11th. 22nd. 1751 died Jan. 23rd. 1763 of smallpox in London. 12 years
  • John born Nov. 25th. 1752. JOHN DIED IN 1831. 79 years
  • Edmund born June 16th. 1754, died March 25th. 1755. less than 1 year
  • Anne born April. 22nd. 1755, died Sep. 1758.
  • Edmund born June 22nd. 1758 married Ann Banister April 21st. 1780. Died January 1832. 74 years.
  • Anne born July. 29th. 1761, died Feb. 8th. 1763 of Smallpox in London. (18 months)
  • Sarah born July 21st. 1762, died Sep. 21st. 1762. (2 months)

(In 1780 before Edmund Sayer’s marriage, John Poulter (not related) who did not have any heirs, offered EDMUND SAYER a considerable sum of money, to change his name to POULTER)

Edmund Poulter married Ann Banister at St Marylebone Church by Dr. Harley Dean of Windsor April 21st. 1780.


  • Ann Poulter born April 16th 1783. Christened May 11th. 1783 by the Rev. Thomas Morrison --- Godfather: Sergeant Sayer, Godmother the Honarable Mrs. North and Mrs. Banister. [No record of death (NRoD)]
  • Harriet Poulter born April 24th. 1784 Christened May 23rd. 1784 by the Rev. Thomas Morrison --- Godfather: The Honarable. Right Rev. The Lord Bishop of Winchester, Godmother Mrs. Blizard and Miss. Sayer. [NRoD[ [Note:The above are bracketed and something written in the margin.]
  • Elizabeth Poulter born May 2nd. 1785. Christened May 1785 by the Rev. Mr. Murden at Longwood House in the Parish of Onslebury --- Godfather Mr. George Osborn, Proxy, Mr. Sayer, Godmothers: Mrs. Montagu Burgoyne & Mrs. Velley. [NRoD]
  • Sophia Poulter born July 26th. 1786 at Crawley in Hampshire --- Christened there August 20th. 1786 by the Rev. Mr. Poulter her father --- Godfather: Mr. Shrieve, Godmother: Mrs. Pawlett.[NRoD]
  • Edmund Sayer Poulter born July 20th. 1787 in Portman Square London. Christened at the same place Aug. 5th. By Rev. Mr. Morrison Godfathers: Joseph Smith Esq. and The Revd. Spencer Madan, Godmother: Mrs. Blizard.
  • Brownlow Poulter born Jan. 8th. 1789 Christened Feb. 22nd. 1789, in Portman Square London --- Godfathers: The Right Revd. Brownlow North Bishop of Winchester and Ralph Willett Esq. - Godmother: Mrs. Banister, all of them standing in person. (Died 1829, 40years)
  • John Sayer Poulter born Nov. 17th. 1790 in Portman Square London. Christened Dec. 12th. 1790 at the same place, by The Rt. Revd. Brownlow North Lord Bishop of Winchester. Godfather: John Sayer Esq. and Richard Hammond Esq. Godmother: Lady Hene. Osborn.
  • Somsa Frances Poulter born March 11th. 1792 at Winchester. Christened April 8th. 1792 Godfather The Revd. Mr. Newbolt. Godmother: Mrs. Jenkinson.
  • Maria Poulter born January 4th. 1794 at Winchester christened their Godfathers: John Osborn Esq. Junior, John Sayer Esq. & Mrs. Poulter, Godmother.

The Revd. Brownlow Poulter was married to Harriette Morley at Trinity Church Marylebone, May 17th 1825 and had issue. Brownlow married Harriette Morley daughter of James Morley and Dorothea Jarvis on 17 May 1825 in Mary le bone Church London. Harriette died on 16 November 1845 in Winchester.


  • Brownlow, born June 17th 1826 at Bariton, Hants. Died 1907. (81years)
  • Dorithea Julia, born October 10th. 1827 at Bariton - died April 21st 1852 at Maderia.

The Revd. Brownlow Poulter died in London, March 30th. 1829. Harriette Poulter died at the Close, Winchester, November 16th. 1843.

Brownlow Poulter the son of the Revd. Brownlow Poulter, was married to Charlotte Laura Drake, second daughter of the Revd. John Drake, Rector of Stourton, Wilts. At the British Consulate, Bayonne, France, July 29th 1850, and at the English chapel, Pau, August 1st. 1850.(61)

They had issue:

  • Julia Lucy, born and baptized at Stourton, Wilt. (August 28th. died September 3rd 1851.)
  • Brownlow, Born at 39 George St. Portman Square, London July 18th 1852 (baptized at St Mary's Church, Bryanston Square ,August 25th. 1852. Sponsors: Charles Morley Esqre. James William Drake Esqre. Miss. Lucy Isobella Drake.) Died June 22nd. 1879 of typhoid fever, at Peshawur, Punjaub, India aged 26 years and 11 months.
  • Frederick Estcourt, born in the Close, Winchester, October 3rd. 1853. (baptized at St. Swithrn's Church, Winchester, October 28th. 1853) [1]

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