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THE ST.CLAIRS OF STAVERTON COURT

[from Burke's Landed Gentry]

This is a branch attributed to the Scottish family.

I. DAVID ST.CLAIR, ESQ., by his wife Louisa Wemyss of Dysart House, County Fife, was father of

II WILLIAM ST.CLAIR, who, by Mary his wife, was father of

III WILLIAM ST.CLAIR, Colonel 25th Regiment, who married, in 1772, Augusta, daughter of Gerard Tinling, Esq., and had issue

  1. JAMES PATTISON (Colonel Royal Artillery) of Felcourt Lodge, Surrey, born 1780; married, first, in 1809, Charlotte, daughter of Michael Head, of Halifax, Noya Scotia, by whom he had:
    1. WILLIAM AUGUSTUS, of The Beacon, East Grinsted, Justice of the Peace., Sussex, Captain late Bombay Artillery, and Colonel Royal Sussex Artillery Militia; born 1810; married, 1846, Emma, daughter of George Crawshay, of Colney Hatch, Herts, and died 5th January 1879.
    2. JAMES LOUIS, of Staverton Court.
    3. DAVID JOHN, Captain Bombay Infantry, married 1845, and died without issue 4th June 1866.
    4. CHARLOTTE MYERS, married 1839, Andrew Peterson, of Wakefield, County York.
    He married, secondly, in 1830, Susannah, daughter of Sir Thomas Turton, Baronet, and had by her a daughter
    1. ROSABELLE MARY ELIZABETH
    James Pattison St.Clair died 3rd January 1867.
  2. DAVID LATIMER.
  3. WILLIAM, Captain 25th Regiment, killed in action in 1809 at Martinique.
  4. THOMAS STAUNTON, Major-General, C.B., received nine medals, died 1848.
  1. LOUISA MATILDA
  2. AUGUSTA
The second Son

IV, DAVID LATIMER ST.CLAIR, first of Staverton Court, Captain Royal Navy, Knight of the Sword, Justice of the Peace and D.L., born 8th May 1784; married, 13th April 1819, a daughter of John Farhill, of Chichester, but had no issue. He died 24th November 1861, and was succeeded by his nephew

V JAMES LOUIS ST.CLAIR, of Staverton Court, County Gloucester, Justice of the Peace, late Captain Hon. East India Company's Service, born 10th September, 1816; married, 28th June 1848: Juliet, daughter of George Crawshay, of Colney Hatch, Middlesex, and by her (who is deceased) had issue -

  1. JAMES LATIMER CRAWSHAY, Major Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, born 16th October 1850
  2. DAVID FARHILL born 18th August 1852
  3. WILLIAM AUGUSTUS EDMUND, Captain Royal Engineers, born 18th August 1854
  1. CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH LOUISE
  2. JULIET MATILDA

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