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Reverend Charles Nassau Sutton, Rector of Withyham, son of Captain Frederick Sutton, 11th Hussars and Georgiana Sutton [Croft] Printer friendly version

Charles Nassau Sutton was born on 9th February 1859 at Bury St Edmonds in Suffolk the seventh and last child of Captain Frederick Sutton and his second wife Georgiana Croft. The Suttons were a long established family descended from Sir Richard Sutton, 1st Baron Sutton of Norwood Park, (1733 - 1802). Georgina Croft was the daughter of the Venerable James Croft, Archdeacon of Canterbury and his wife Charlotte Manners-Sutton who was the daughter of the Most Reverend Charles Manners-Sutton, Archbishop of Canterbury, (1755 - 1828). Charles Manners-Sutton was appointed Archbishop of Canterbury in 1805 and being Charles Nassau Sutton's grandfather the nature of his appointment by George III is described in his book on Withyham.

In 1892 Charles Nassau Sutton was appointed Rector of Withyham having previously being Curate in 1882. As Rector he succeeded Thomas Frederick Rudston-Read (1811-1892)

In 1902 Sutton published Historical Notes of Withyham, Hartfield and Ashdown Forest together with the History of the Sackville Family which was the first of the generally available histories of the area and was the first historical account of the Sackville family

Charles Nassau Sutton had married at Chichester on 27th September 1883 Edith Mary Cafe the daughter of Haydon Lloyd Cafe. Together they had a son Charles Lexington Manners Sutton born 1891 at Chichester

Charles Nassau Sutton died on 23rd November 1916 and was buried on the 28th at Withyham Church.


Date Type Information Source
 
9th Feb 1859BornAt Bury St Edmonds in the County of SuffolkJohn Elverson's records
 
27th Sep 1883MarriedEdith Mary Cafe in the Parish of Chichester, Sussex; registered at Chichester District, Sussex; ref: 1883 Q3 Vol 2b Page 623John Elverson's records
 
Apr to June 1891Birth of a sonCharles Lexington Manners; registered at Chichester District, Sussex; ref: 1891 Q2 Vol 2b Page 390Register of births
 
1892At St. Michael's Church in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex; Occupation Rector of Withyham
 
23rd Nov 1916DiedIn the Parish of East Grinstead, Sussex; registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex; ref: 1916 Q4 Vol 2b Page 191; aged 57 yearsJohn Elverson's records
 
28th Nov 1916BuriedAt St. Michael's Church in the Parish of Withyham, Sussex
 
16th Feb 1917Will provenLondon; Effects: £10,377 12sProbate Registry
 
Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Sutton, Sutten individual records
  
The ancestral pedigree of Reverend Charles Nassau Sutton, Rector of Withyham
 
  
 Sir William Sutton
of Averham
m: 10th Nov 1584 Bassingthorpe, LincolnshireSusanna Coney 
 b: c 1559  b: 1568 Lincolnshire
ch: 1st May 1568 Bassingthorpe
d: 3rd Dec 1613 Grantham, Leicestershire
bur: 5th Dec 1613 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  
            
William  Thomas  William  John Barbara Richard Henry Gervas 
b: 1585 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 25th Jun 1585 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: after 25th Jun 1585 Averham, Nottinghamshire
bur: 30th Jun 1585 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  b: 1587 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 10th Aug 1587 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: September 1588 Averham, Nottinghamshire
bur: 14th Sep 1585 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  b: 1593 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 28th Oct 1593 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
  b: 1596 Nottinghamshire
ch: 25th Mar 1596 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
 b: 1601 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 10th Jan 1601 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: June 1601 Averham, Nottinghamshire
bur: 15th Jun 1601 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 b: 1602 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 13th Jun 1602 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
 b: 1604 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 17th May 1604 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: 1628
 b: 1st Dec 1606 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 8th Dec 1606 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
 
  Alice Anne Robert           
  b: 1586 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 2nd Jul 1586 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
 b: 1591 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 25th May 1591 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: June 1591 Averham, Nottinghamshire
bur: 28th Jun 1591 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 b: 21st Dec 1594 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 23rd Dec 1594 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: 11th Oct 1668 Averham, Nottinghamshire
bur: 12th Oct 1668 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
           
                  
Great-
Great-Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
 
   
 Henry Suttonm: c 1625Mabel Faunt 
 b: 1604 Averham, Nottinghamshire
ch: 17th May 1604 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham
d: 1628
  b: c 1605
  
  
 Robert 
 b: 1630
d: 1679
 
    
Great-Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
 
   
 Robert Suttonm: c 1670Catherine Sherborne 
 b: 1630
d: 1679
  b: 1638 Herefordshire
ch: 3rd Apr 1638 Pembridge
  
   
 Robert Richard 
 b: 1671
d: 13th Aug 1746
 b: 1674
d: 1st Jul 1737
 
      
Great-
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
 
   
 Sir Robert Sutton
Diplomatist and politician
m: 10th Dec 1724Judith Tichborne 
 b: 1671
d: 13th Aug 1746
  b: c 1700 daughter of Benjamin Tichborne and Elizabeth Gibbs
d: 17th May 1749
  
   
 John Richard 
 b: 1730
d: 8th Sep 1772
 b: 31st Jul 1733
d: 10th Jan 1802
bur: after 10th Jan 1802 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 
      
Great-Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
 
   
2nd marriage Sir Richard Sutton
1st Baronet Sutton of Norwood Park
m: 7th Feb 1767 St. George Hanover Square, LondonAnne Peere Williams 
 b: 31st Jul 1733
d: 10th Jan 1802
bur: after 10th Jan 1802 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  b: c 1750 daughter of William Peere Williams
d: 2nd Dec 1787
bur: after 2nd Dec 1787 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  
        
 John Richard Elizabeth Evelyn Anna Georgiana Isabel Frances Robert Nassau Henry 
 b: 26th Jan 1770
ch: 3rd Apr 1770 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 15th Sep 1801
bur: after 15th Sep 1801 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 b: 2nd Feb 1771
ch: 23rd Mar 1771 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 1820
 b: 1772 b: 23rd Apr 1773
ch: 21st May 1773 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 1826
bur: 1826 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 b: 24th Mar 1774
ch: 21st Apr 1774 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 1824
 b: 31st Jul 1776
ch: 23rd Aug 1776 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 7th Apr 1833
 b: 18th Nov 1778
ch: 19th Nov 1778 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
 
                 
Great-
Grandfather record
   
   
 
    
 Robert Nassau Suttonm: 20th May 1812 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, NottinghamshireMary Georgiana Manners-Sutton 
 b: 31st Jul 1776
ch: 23rd Aug 1776 St. Marylebone, Marylebone, London
d: 7th Apr 1833
  b: 1789 Nottinghamshire
d: 8th Nov 1846 Lower Berkeley Street, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
bur: after 8th Nov 1846 St. Michael & All Angels, Averham, Nottinghamshire
  
       
 Robert Henry John Geogiana Albina Frederick Mary Isabella Anna Maria 
 b: 1st Mar 1813 Nottinghamshire
ch: 7th Mar 1813 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 10th Mar 1885
 b: 1814 Nottinghamshire
ch: 9th Aug 1814 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 3rd Mar 1847 Averham Rectory, Nottinghamshire
bur: after 3rd Mar 1847 St. Michael & All andles, Averham, Nottinghamshire
 b: 1816 Nottinghamshire
ch: 21st Feb 1816 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 17th Apr 1890
 b: 26th Feb 1817 Nottinghamshire
ch: 16th Mar 1817 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 2nd Jun 1900 15 Clarence Parade, Southsea, Hampshire
bur: 7th Jun 1900 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 1818 Nottinghamshire
ch: 1st Mar 1818 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 6th May 1855
 b: 1819 Nottinghamshire
ch: 6th Jul 1819 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 1910 Strand, London
 
                 
Grandfather record
   
   
 
    
2nd marriage Captain Frederick Sutton
11th Hussars
m: 19th Oct 1847 Eltham, London
registered at Elham District, Kent ref: 1847 Q4 Vol 5 Page 291
Georgiana Croft 
 b: 26th Feb 1817 Nottinghamshire
ch: 16th Mar 1817 St. Wilfrid's, Kelham
d: 2nd Jun 1900 15 Clarence Parade, Southsea, Hampshire
bur: 7th Jun 1900 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  b: 3rd Jun 1817 Saltwood, Kent
d: 20th Mar 1898 Portsea, Hampshire
  
        
 Manners Henry Algernon Charles Herbert Arthur Amy Georgiana Eva Pulteney Marguerite Marguerite Alice Coare Charles Nassau 
 b: 5th Nov 1850 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 5th Nov 1850 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: 19th Jul 1851 Saltwood, Kent
bur: after 19th Jul 1851 Saltwood, Kent
 b: 6th Feb 1852 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 3rd Apr 1852 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: 23rd Nov 1932 Woodcroft, Sandhurst Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, aged 80 years
bur: 28th Nov 1932 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 b: 4th Apr 1853 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 20th May 1853 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: 31st May 1924 Southwell, Nottinghamshire
 b: 9th Jun 1854 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 13th Aug 1854 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: 17th Apr 1923 Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire
bur: after 17th Apr 1923 St. Mary's Church, Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire
 b: 13th Jul 1856 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 29th Sep 1856 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: September 1903
 b: 6th Dec 1857 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
ch: 14th Aug 1858 St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmonds
d: 14th Aug 1861 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
 b: 9th Feb 1859 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
d: 23rd Nov 1916 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 57 years registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1916 Q4 Vol 2b Page 191
bur: 28th Nov 1916 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
 
                    
Parental record
   
   
 
   
 Charles Nassau Suttonm: 27th Sep 1883 Chichester, Sussex
registered at Chichester District, Sussex ref: 1883 Q3 Vol 2b Page 623
Edith Mary Cafe 
 b: 9th Feb 1859 Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk
d: 23rd Nov 1916 East Grinstead, Sussex, aged 57 years registered at East Grinstead District, Sussex ref: 1916 Q4 Vol 2b Page 191
bur: 28th Nov 1916 St. Michael's Church, Withyham, Sussex
  b: 1857 Chatham, Kent, daughter of Haydon Lloyd Café
d: 9th Feb 1918 Tunbridge Wells, Kent, aged 61 years registered at Tonbridge District, Kent ref: 1918 Q1 Vol 2a Page 1180
  
  
 Charles Lexington Manners 
 b: Apr to June 1891 registered at Chichester District, Sussex ref: 1891 Q2 Vol 2b Page 390 
Family record
 
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