Eustatia Davie

Origin
Orleigh, Devon
Father
John Davie of Orleigh, whose ancestor John made a fortune as a Bideford tobacco merchant around 1700. (4)
Mother
Eleanora Bassett, daughter of John Bassett of Heanton Court, Devon d.1757 and Eleanora Courtenay of Powderham Castle, Devon
Chapel connection
1801, 1802, baptism
Married on
22 August 1797 (3)
Spouse
William Shairp
Children
William Joseph, John Walley (1801-1822 went down with HMS Confiance), Alexander Mordaunt (b.1802, m. Emily Shairp daughter of Major Shairp of Stonehouse, Plymouth), Henry Bromley, Stephen Francis (m. Caroline Michaelmore), Eustatia Courtenay (d. infant), Charles Mordaunt, Eustatia Harriett, Frances Mary, Mordaunt, Peregrine Courtenay (d. infant) (2).

Sources

  1. Registers of Charlotte Chapel (NAS CH12/3)
  2. Devon Family Records online accessed 28 November 2011
  3. Bell's Weekly Messenger 10 September 1797
  4. John Davie on Wikipedia (accessed 20 March 2013)

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