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Hatton, Viscount (E, 1683 - 1762)


Creation: let.pat. 17 Jan 1682/3


Extinct: 15 Dec 1762


Family name: Hatton




Azure a Chevron between three Garbs Or


A Doe passant Or


On either side a Horse Argent bridled Sable


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Christopher [Hatton], 2nd Baron Hatton later 1st Viscount Hatton

1st son and heir of Christopher [Hatton], 1st Baron Hatton, by his wife Elizabeth Montagu, 1st dau. and cohrss. by his second wife of Sir Charles Montagu, of Boughton, co. Northampton



mar. (1)

12 Feb 1666/7 Lady Cicely Tufton (b. 2 Jun 1648;  dspm. in the explosion at Cornet Castle 30 Dec 1672 which also killed her mother-in-law; bur. in Westminster Abbey), 4th dau. of John [Tufton], 2nd Earl of Thanet, by his wife Lady Margaret Sackville, 1st dau. and cohrss. of Richard [Sackville], 3rd Earl of Dorset

only child by first wife

1. Hon Anne Hatton, a Lady of the Bedchamber to Queen Mary II 1691 (b. c. 1667; d. 26 Sep 1743), mar. 29 Dec 1685 as his second wife Daniel [Finch], 2nd Earl of Nottingham later 7th Earl of Winchilsea, and had issue

mar. (2)

bef. 27 Dec 1675 Hon Frances Yelverton (dsp. 15 May 1684), only dau. of Sir Henry Yelverton, 2nd Bt. MP-, of Easton Mauduit, co. Northampton, by his wife Hon Susan Longueville, suo jure Baroness Grey of Ruthin

mar. (3)

Aug 1685 Elizabeth Haslewood (d. 15 Jan 1732/3), dau. of Sir William Haslewood, of Maidwell, co. Northampton

children by third wife

1. Hon William Seton Hatton, later 2nd Viscount Hatton

2. Hon Henry Charles Hatton, later 3rd Viscount Hatton

3. Hon John Hatton

2. Hon Elizabeth Hatton

3. Hon Penelope Hatton

4. Hon Anne Hatton


bef. 24 Sep 1706


17 Jan 1682/3 Viscount Hatton, of Gretton in the County of Northampton

suc. by

son by third wife


Steward of Higham Ferrers 1660-98;  Gentleman of the Privy Chamber 1662;  Member of Parliament for Northampton 1663-70;  Governor of Guernsey during his father's absence 1665 and in his own right 1670-1706;  Capt of a Regiment of Foot Guards 1667;  suc. his father 4 Jul 1670 as 2nd Baron Hatton;  narrowly escaped being killed in the explosion that killed his mother and his wife 1672;  Custos Rotulorum of Northamptonshire 1681-89 and 1689-1706


William Seton [Hatton], 2nd Viscount Hatton


7 Feb 1689/90


8 Sep 1760

suc. by



Henry Charles [Hatton], 3rd Viscount Hatton


c. 1700


15 Dec 1762


On the death of the 3rd Viscount Hatton both the Barony and the Viscountcy of Hatton became extinct.


 First written 27 Aug 2008



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