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Families covered: Bertie of Abingdon, Bertie of Ancaster, Bertie of Bersted, Bertie of Kesteven, Bertie of Lindsey, Bertie of Uffington, Bertie of Weston

BE1883 reports that this family first came to England with the Saxons from Bertiland in Prussia. They gave their name to Bersted in Kent. What was probably the senior branch of the family fled England for France at the beginning of the 11th century but returned in the middle of the 12th.
Robert Bertie of Bersted (a 1500)
1. Thomas Bertie of Bersted (d 1555)
  m. Alice Say
  A. Richard Bertie (b c1517, d 09.04.1582, MP)
  m. (1552/3) Katherine Willoughby, Baroness of Eresby (d 19.09.1580, dau of William Willoughby, 10th Lord of Eresby)
i. Peregrine Bertie, 11th Lord Willoughby de Eresby (b 12.10.1555, d 25.06.1601)
  m. (1578) Mary de Vere (dau of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford)
  a. Robert Bertie, 1st Earl of Lindsey (b 17.12.1583, d Edgehill 23.10.1642)
  m. (1605) Elizabeth Montagu (d 30.11.1654, dau of Edward Montagu, 1st Lord of Boughton)
  (1) Montagu Bertie, 2nd Earl of Lindsey (d 25.07.1666)
m1. Martha Cockain (d 07.1641, dau of Sir William Cockain of Rushton)
  (A) Robert Bertie, 3rd Earl of Lindsey (d 09.05.1701)
  m1. (1654) Mary Massingberd (dau of John Massingberd of London)
  (i) Arabella Bertie (dsp 28.02.1716/7)
  m. (sp) Thomas Savage, 3rd Earl Rivers (d 14.09.1694)
  m2. Elizabeth Wharton (dau of Philip Wharton, 4th Lord)
  (ii) Robert Bertie, 4th Earl of Lindsey, 1st Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven (b 30.10.1660, d 26.07.1723)
  m1. (30.07.1678) Mary Wynn (d 20.09.1689, dau of Sir Richard Wynn, 4th Bart of Gwydir)
  (a) Robert Bertie (b 06.01.1693-4, dvp unm young)
  (b) Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, 5th Earl (b 29.04.1686, d 01.01.1742)
  m. (06.1711) Jane Brownlow (d 25.08.1736, dau of Sir John Brownlow, Bart of Belton)
((1)) Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, 6th Earl, Chamberlain (b 1714, d 12.04.1778)
  m1. (22.05.1735) Elizabeth Blundell (dsp 12.1743, dau of William Blundell of Basingstoke)
  m2. (27.11.1750) Mary Panton (d 19.10.1793, dau of Thomas Panton of Newmarket)
  ((A)) Robert Bertie, 4th Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, 7th Earl (b 17.10.1756, d unm 08.07.1779)
  ((B)) Priscilla Barbara Elizabeth Bertie, Lady Willoughby de Eresby (d 29.12.1828)
m. (23.02.1779) Peter Burrell of Beckenham, 1st Lord Gwydyr (b 16.07.1754, d 29.06.1820)
  ((C)) Georgiana Charlotte Bertie (d 23.06.1838)
  m. (25.04.1791) George James Cholmondeley, 1st Marquess of Cholmondeley (b 11.05.1749, d 10.04.1827)
  ((2)) Albemarle Bertie (d unm)
  ((3)) Brownlow Bertie, 5th Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, 8th Earl (b 01.05.1729, d 08.02.1809)
  m1. (06.11.1762) Harriot Pitt (d 23.04.1763, dau of George Morton Pitt of Twickenham)
  m2. (02.01.1769) Mary Anne Layard (d 13.01.1804, dau of Major Layard)
((A)) Mary Elizabeth Bertie (b 24.07.1771, d 10.02.1797)
  m. (26.05.1793) Thomas Charles Colyear, 4th Earl of Portmore (b 27.03.1772, d 18.01.1835)
  ((4)) Mary Bertie (d 23.05.1774)
  m. (21.02.1747/8) Samuel Greatheed of Guy's Cliff
  ((5)) Albinia Bertie (dsp 12.02.1754)
  m. (1744) Francis Beckford of Basing Park
  ((6)) Jane Bertie (d 21.08.1793)
  m. (31.03.1743) Gen. Edward Mathew, Governor of Grenada
  ((A)) Anne Mathew
  m. James Austen
  ((7)) Caroline Bertie (d 04.06.1774)
  m. (mcrt 12.06.1753) George Dewar of Hurtsbourne Tarrant
(c)+ other issue (d unm) - Elizabeth, Eleanor, Mary
  m2. Albinia Farington (d 29.07.1745, dau of Maj. Gen William Farington of Chislehurst)
  (f) Vere Bertie (d 13.09.1768, MP)
  m. (1736) Anne Casey of Brannston (dau of Sir Cecil Wray)
  ((1))+ 2 sons (d young)
  ((3)) Albinia Bertie (d 11.03.1816)
  m. (16/27.05.1757) George Hobart, 3rd Earl of Buckinghamshire (b 1731, d 1804)
  ((4)) Louisa Bertie
  m.(19.04.1778) Sir Charles Stuart (b 01.1753, d 25.05.1801, Lt. Gen)
  (g) Montagu Bertie (d 12.12.1753, Captain)
  m. Elizabeth Piers (d 1782, dau of William Piers, MP)
  ((1)) Augusta Bertie (d 03.01/04.02.1766)
  m. (26.03.1758) John Fane, 9th Earl of Westmorland (b 05.05.1728, d 26.04.1774)
((2)) Frances Bertie (d unm)
  (h) Thomas Bertie (b 24.07.1720, d unm 21.07.1749, Captain)
  (i) Robert Bertie, Governor of Cork (b 14.11.1721, dsp 10.03.1782, Lt. Gen)
  m. (03/5.04.1762) Chetwynd Blundell (dau of Sir Montague Blundell, Viscount Blundell)
  (j) Louisa Bertie
  m. (1736) Thomas Bludworth
  (iii) Philip Bertie (b c1664, dsp 15.04.1728)
  m. Elizabeth Brabazon (d 06.02.1725, dau of William Brabazon, Earl of Meath)
(iv)+ other issue - Peregrine (b c1663, d unm 10.07.1711), Norris (b c1666, d unm 27.08.1691), Albemarle (b c1665, d 23.01.1742)
  m3. Elizabeth Pope (dau of Thomas Pope, Earl of Downe)
  (vii)+ other issue - Charles (b c1683, dsp 13.08.1727), Elizabeth (d unm)
  (B) Peregrine Bertie of Waldershare (d 04.01.1700)
  m. Susan Monins (dau of Sir Edward Monins, Bart of Waldershare)
  (i) Bridget Bertie (d 23.03.1747-8)
  m. (14.04.1702) John Poulett, 1st Earl Poulett (d 28.05.1743)
  (ii) Elizabeth Bertie (d unm)
  (iii) Mary Bertie
  m1. Anthony Henley of The Grange, Hants
  m2. Henry Bertie (d 1735) @@ below
  (C) Richard Bertie (b c1635, d unm 1685)
  (D) Vere Bertie (d unm 13.02.1680, judge)
  (E) Charles Bertie of Uffington (d 22.03.1710)
  m. Mary Tryron (dau of Peter Tryron of Harringworth)
  (i) Charles Bertie of Uffington (d 1730)
  m. (1704) Mary Narbonne (dau of John Narbonne of Great Stewkeley)
  (a) Charles Bertie of Uffington (dsp 13.09.1754)
  m. Bathsheba Mead (dau of Richard Mead)
  (b) Peregrine Bertie of Lincoln's Inn (b 1709, d 1779)
  m. (1736) Elizabeth Payne (dau of Edward Payne of Tottenham Wick)
  ((1)) Albemarle Bertie, 9th Earl of Lindsey (b 17.09.1744, d 17.09.1818) had issue
  m1. (07.05.1794, sp) Eliza Maria Clay (d 07.1806, dau of William Clay)
m2. (18.11.1809) Charlotte Susannah Elizabeth Layard (d 28.11.1858, dau of Charles Peter Layard, Dean of Bristol)
  ((2)) Louisa Bertie
  m. Fletcher Richardson of Cartmel
  ((3)) Henrietta Bertie
  m. George Edmonds of Peterborough
  (b)+ other issue (d unm)
  (ii) Elizabeth Bertie (b 24.07.1675, d 20.12.1738)
  m. (08.06.1693) Charles Mildmay, Lord FitzWalter (b 31.08.1670, dsps 16.02.1728)
  (F) Elizabeth Bertie (d 1683)
  m. (06.07.1655) Baptist Noel, 3rd Viscount Campden (b 1612, d 29.10.1682)
  (G) Bridget Bertie (bpt 06.06.1629, d 07.01.1703/4)
  m. (1651/3) Thomas Osborne, 1st Duke of Leeds (b 20.02.1631/2, d 26.07.1712)
(H) Catherine Bertie
  m. Robert Dormer of Dourton
  m2. Bridget Wray, 4th Baroness Norris (d 03.1656-7, dau of Edward Wray by Elizabeth, Baroness Norris)
  (I) James Bertie of Norreys, 5th Lord Norris, 1st Earl of Abingdon (bpt 16.06.1653, d 22.05.1699)
  m1. (01.02.1671-2) Eleanora Lee (d 31.05.1691, dau of Sir Henry Lee, 3rd Bart of Quarendon)
  (i) Montagu Venables-Bertie, 2nd Earl of Abingdon (d 16.06.1743)
  m1. (22.05.1687) Anne Venables (d 28.04.1715, dau of Peter Venables, 'Baron of Kinderton')
  m2. (13.02.1716-7) Mary Gould (d 10.01.1757, dau of James Gould of Dorchester)
  (a) James Bertie, Lord Norreys (dvp infant 25.02.1717-8)
  (ii) James Bertie of Stanwell (b 13.03.1673, d 18.10.1735)
  m. (05.01.1691-2) Elizabeth Willoughby (d 26.09.1716, dau of George Willoughby, 7th Lord of Parham)
(a) Willoughby Bertie, 3rd Earl of Abingdon (b 28.11.1692, d 10.06.1760)
  m. (08.1727) Anna Maria Collins (d 21.12.1763, dau of Sir John Collins)
  ((1)) James Bertie (b c1735, dvp 12.10.1745)
  ((2)) Willoughby Bertie, 4th Earl of Abingdon (b 16.01.1739-40, d 26.09.1799)
  m. (07.07.1768) Charlotte Warren (d 28.01.1794, dau of Admiral Sir Peter Warren)
  ((A)) Willoughby Bertie (d infant 20.02.1779)
  ((B)) Montagu Bertie, 5th Earl of Abingdon (b 30.04.1734, d 16.10.1854) had issue
  m1. (27.08.1807) Emily Gage (d 28.08.1838, dau of General Hon. Thomas Gage)
m2. (11.03.1841, sp) Augusta Kerr (d 26.11.1864, dau of Charlotte, Countess of Antrim)
  ((C)) Willoughby Bertie of Weston-on-the-Green (b 224.06.1787, dsp 1810)
  m. (26.11.1808) Catherine Jane Saunders
  ((D)) Peregrine Bertie (b 30.07.1790, d 17.10.1849)
((E)) Frederic Bertie of Weston-on-the-Green (b 12.02.1793, d 04.02.1868, rector of Albury) had issue
  m. (17.10.1825) Georgina Anne Emila Kerr (dau of Admiral Lord Mark Kerr)
  ((F)) Caroline Bertie (d 12.03.1870)
  m. (23.01.1821) Charles John Baillie-Hamilton (b 04.01.1800, d 25.08.1865)
  ((3)) Peregrine Bertie of Weston-on-the-Green (b 13.03.1741, d 08.1790, MP)
  m. (05.1769) _ Hutchins
  ((4)) Elizabeth Bertie
  m. Sir John Gallini (d 05.1805)
  ((5)) Jane Bertie (d 25.02.1791)

m. (29.09.1760) Thomas Clifton of Lytham (bpt 09.06.1728, d 11.05.1783)

((6)) Bridget Bertie (d unm 09.12.1760)
  ((7)) Anne Eleanora Bertie (d 19.04.1804)
  m. (07.07.1766) Philip Wenman, 7th Viscount (b 18.04.1742, dsp 26.03.1800)
  ((8)) Mary Bertie (d 22.07.1826)
  m. Miles Stapleton of Clints (d 1808)
  ((9)) Sophia Bertie (d unm 1760)
  (b) William Bertie (minister)
  m. Anne Bulkeley (dau of Richard Bulkeley, 4th Viscount)
  (c)+ "many other children"
(iii) Henry Bertie (b c1675, d 12.1735)

m1. (17.07.1708) Arabella Susanna Hamilton (bpt 07.02.1666/7, d 10.12.1708, dau of Hugh Hamilton, 1st Lord of Glenawly) presumed 1st rather than 2nd wife

  m2. Mary Bertie (dau of Peregrine Bertie) @@ above
  (a) daughter of second marriage
  (iv) Robert Bertie of Beenham (dsp 1710)
  m. Catharine Wenman (dau of Richard Wenman, 4th Viscount of Tuam)
  (v) Peregrine Bertie (d unm 1710, Captain)
  (vi) Charles Bertie (rector of Ken)
  m. _ Kerry (dau of John Kerry, rector of Treddington)
  (a)+ 1 son and 2 daughters
(vii) Bridget Bertie (d 13.06.1753)
  m. (12.02.1702-3) Richard Bulkeley, 4th Viscount (b 19.09.1682, d 04.06.1724)
  (viii) Anne Bertie (d 31.10.1718)
  m. (20.07.1704) Sir William Courtenay, 2nd Bart of Powderham Castle (b 04.03.1675, d 10.10.1735)
  (ix) Mary Bertie (d young)
  m2. (1698) Catherine Chamberlayne (d 09.02.1741-2, dau of Sir Thomas Chamberlayne, Bart of Northbrook)
  (J) Edward Bertie (d young)
  (K) Henry Bertie (d 1734, Captain)
  m. Philadelphia Norris (dau of Sir Edward Norris of Weston)
(L) Mary Bertie (dsp 30.06.1709)
  m. Charles Dormer, 2nd Earl of Caernarvon (b 01.09.1655, d 30.06.1709)
  (2) Sir Roger Bertie (d 15.10.1654)
  m. Ursula Lawley (dau of Sir Edward Lawley)
  (A) Robert Bertie (dsp 08.1699)
  (3) Peregrine Bertie of Eveden or Evedon (4th son)
  m. Anne Hardby (dau of Daniel Hardby of Eveden)
  (A) Elizabeth Bertie (d 23.06.1715)
  m. (12.01.1653/4) William Widdrington, 2nd Lord (d 1675)
(4) Robert Bertie (6th son)
  m1. Alice Barnard (d 1677, dau of Richard Barnard)
  m2. Elizabeth Bennet (dau fo Sir Thomas Bennet of Baberham)
  m3. Mary Halsey (dau of Robert Halsey of Great Gaddeston)
  (5) Edward Bertie (b 17.10.1624, d 25.12.1686, 9th son)
  m. Jane Rogers (dau of Francis Rogers of Maidencroft)
  (6) Catherine Bertie (d 1636)
  m. Sir William Paston, Bart of Oxnead
  (7) Elizabeth Bertie (d 28.02.1683)
  m. Sir Miles Stapleton of Carlton
(8) Sophia Bertie (d 20.12.1689)
  m. Sir Richard Chaworth
  (9) Mary Bertie
  m1. Rev. John Hewit
  m2. Sir Abraham Shipman
  (10)+ other issue - Robert (d 1608), Francis (d 1641), Henry (d Newbury), Vere (b 01.01.1619, d unm), Anne (d unm 1660)
  b. Sir Peregrine Bertie of Bellau (d 1640)
  m. Margaret Saunderson (dau of Nicholas Saunderson, Viscount Castleton)
  (1) Nicholas Bertie of St. Martin-in-the Fields (d 01.1671)
  m. Mary Raybone (dau of Edward Raybone of Chard)
  (A) Peregrine Bertie (b 14.01.1655, d 1721) ancestor of Berties of Low Layton, Lincolnshire
  c. Henry Bertie ancestor of Berties of Lound, Lincolnshire
  m. Dorothy Corbet (dau of Corbet of Clipstow)
  d. Catherine Bertie
  m. (sps) Sir Lewis Watson of Rockingham Castle, 1st Lord Rockingham (d 1652)
  e.+ other issue - Vere, Roger
  ii. Susan Bertie
  m1. Reginald Grey, 5th Earl of Kent (8th Lord) (dsp 17.03.1573)
  m2. Sir John Wingfield
  B. Thomas Bertie
2. William Bertie

Main sources: BE1883 (Bertie of Ancaster, etc), BP1934 (Lindsey), BP1934 (Abingdon)
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