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Anne SAUMAREZ (AFN: MZ3V-2V) Pedigree

Sex:  F  Family  



Birth:   Abt 1720     , Guernsey, Channel Isles   



Father:  Matthew DE SAUMAREZ (AFN: MZ3W-4C)  
Mother:  Anne DURELL (AFN: MZ3T-SJ)    



Spouse:  Philip DUMARESQ (AFN: 14L8-WKF)  
   Anne Sausmarez

Last Edited=6 Jun 2009

    Anne Sausmarez is the daughter of Matthew de Sausmarez and Anne Durell.2 She married Philip Dumaresq.1
    Her married name became Dumaresq.



The first of the De Sausmarez (Saumarez) family found on the public records of the metropolis, is Nicholas, the son of Matthew de Sausmarez, who in 1331 made application for a confirmation of his rights and prerogatives as formerly enjoyed by his ancestors,

and whose son Thomas was Lord of the Seigneurie of Sausmarez in the year 1481. Thomas married Colishe, daughter of Nicholas Fonachin, bailiff of the island of Guernsey, and had two sons and two daughters;

one of whom, Michael, inherited the estate, and was succeeded by his eldest son John, who in 1543 was jurat of the island of Guernsey, and married Margaret, daughter of James Guille, then bailiff.

John was succeeded by his son Thomas, also a jurat of the Royal Court, who married Rebecca Hancock;

and the property descended to his son, likewise a jurat of the Royal Court, who married Bertrand, daughter of Cardin Fautrart:

he was succeeded by his son Thomas, who married Martha Nicholi, and does not appear to have been of any profession.

His only son, Michael, who was married to Charlotte, daughter of James le Marchant, jurat of the Royal Court in 1681, became the next heir,

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and was succeeded by Matthew de Sausmarez, his only son, who was the eleventh in the direct line since the year 1331.

This Matthew was born at Guernsey on the 4th June 1685, was colonel of militia of the island, and married Anne, daughter of John Durell, Esq. lieutenant-bailiff of the island of Jersey, on the 1st of January 1705

. By this, his first wife, he had

—first, John de Sausmarez, who was born on the 12th January 1706, and died 4th April 1774. He was Attorney General in the island of Guernsey; and married first, Martha, daughter of Daniel Delisle, Esq. of Guernsey, and the lady who repossessed the estate, which had become the property of John Andros, in right of his wife, Judith de Sausmarez.

The second son died an infant.

The third son was Philip de Sausmarez,[Pg 370][19] born on the 17th November 1710. He was first lieutenant with Commodore Anson, and commanded the Nottingham 64, when that ship captured the Mars, French 74.

Anne married Captain Philip Dumaresq;

Elizabeth, Margaret, and Magdalen, died unmarried.

Matthew Saumarez was the fourth son; he was born on the 10th October 1718;

and was the father of the late Lord de Saumarez.

He was drowned on his passage to England in March 1778.

Thomas, the fifth son, born 20th April 1720, is particularly mentioned in the commencement of this work.

William, the sixth son, was born 29th April 1722, and died in the East Indies;

and Michael, the seventh and last son, was born on the 8th October 1725, and died an infant

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