Family Tree

The following information has not been verified and we would welcome any comments:

Note 1 John HOOKE   m. Barbara Rowse  Purchased Manor of Chiltley, Liphook, 1591, Purchased Old Manor House, Bramshott, 1594, Built Bramshott Place, late1590’s. Purchased Passfield Hammer, by 1609. Interred in N. Transept of Bramshott Church

Note 2 Barbara Rowse See Note 1

Note 3 Jane Hooke m. (1) Edmund Deering  offspring:- Edmund & Francis (2) Nicolas Withers -offspring:-   Nicolas                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Note 4   Henry Hooke m. Margaret Lyne who d. 1670 Capt in the Military, ?    High Sheriff of Hampshire 1624, Purchased Passfield Hammer, Developed local Water Meadows.  

Note 5    Francis Hooke Captain of a King’s Ship

Note 6   Barbara Hooke  m. 1606 Edward Falkner

Note 7   John Hooke (b. 1585  d. 1655}  Vicar, St Helens’, Isle of Wight 1610-1617, Anglican minister at Brading, Isle of Wight1617-1626,  Anglican   Minister at All Saints, Freshwater, Isle of Wight with Brook Chapelry, 1626-1648, Chaplain to Sir John Oglander Kt.

Note 8  Anne Hooke bapt. 1586 m. 1604 John Pym - Parliamentarian             

Note 9  Francis  Hooke m. Kingshott offspring:- Anne & Mary                           

Note 10   John Hooke  m. Elizabeth Naimier - offspring Grace b. 1660  d. 1687  Mayor of Newport Isle of Wight 1688 & 1676 Took his own life 1677                                 

 Note 11   Robert Hooke MA(Oxon); MD; FRS b. 18th July 1635 Freshwater, Isle of Wight. Gresham Professor of Geometry 1664 -1703 Curator of Experiments, The Royal Society 1663 -1703 Cutlerian Professor of Mechanics 1664 -1703 Architect & Surveyor to City of London 1666 -1703 Architect & Surveyor to Westminster Abbey 1666 -1696  Architect & Commissioner for Greenwich Observatory 1672 Secretary, The Royal Society  1677 - 1681 d. 3rd March 1703 at Gresham College London Interred in Church of St Helen, Bishopsgate, London

Note 12   Henry Hooke See Note 3

Note 13   John Hooke  High Sheriff of Hampshire 1649 m. Grissell dau. of Sir Francis Clerke of Hitcham. Sir Francis features in the genealogy of ‘Nunwell Symphony’ a history of the Oglander family pub. 1945 Interred in N. Transept of Bramshott Church              

Note 14  Henry Hooke London Merchant

Note 15   Henry Hooke Admitted Inner Temple1667 Rector of Bramshott 1672?  

Note 16   Rev’d John MA Hooke  Rector of Piddlehinton, Dorset.  - bachelor

Note 17   William Hooke Snr. Mayor of Yarmouth, Isle of Wight

Note 18   William Hooke Jnr Mayor Yarmouth Isle of Wight       

Note 19   Mary married into the Worsley Family (Patron of Godshill Church, Isle of Wight)

Note 20   William Hooke possibly same person as 18


This Hooke genealogy has been based on that compiled by Trevor Clarke with assistance by others in 1998.