The following is intended to provide an overview of other branches of the Hockey family in Somerset and nearby which are being pursued by other researchers.

Location of branch Brief description Researcher(s)
Wookey, Westbury-sub-Mendip Descendants of George Hockey (c.1841-) and Mary Stephens Marcie Kopp Wells
Sutton Mallett near Bridgwater Family of Jane Hockey of Sutton Mallett, who married Samuel Gully in 1773, Moorlinch, settling in Chedzoy Eric Deigan
Croscombe Family of Sarah Hockey (b.1802) who married William Harris 1824 Hinton Blewett Greg Baldwin (
Yeovil G Hockey, part of 1831 yeomanry Tim Hockey
Yeovilton Susanna Hockey married Edward Bishop (from Sutton Montis) 1787 Tony Bishop
Rimpton John Hockey (1792-95 Rimpton - 1854 Wincanton) married Johanna (1813-1898), with children including John William (1829 Bristol - Newport, South Wales, descendants there) Lee Wright
Charlton Mackrell / Adam Family of William Charles Hockey (b. 1892 Charlton Adam) Tony Hockey
Crewkerne Family of Mary Hockey who married John Membury, 18 Apr 1726 Harvey Nielsen
Bayford Family of Frederick Hockey (b.c.1825 Bayford) s/o William Hockey (possibly b.c.1797 Lydford) Alan Benson
Combe St. Nicholas Family of Elizabeth (Betty) Hockey (b.1786), who married Henry Barter there in 1807 Howard Nobbs
Chard Family of Robert Hockey (1803 Chard - 1855 Bridport, Dorset), mostly in TX, USA Dianna Baklik
Thorncombe (Somerset / Devon / Dorset) Family of William Hockey (c.1792-1850), m. Elizabeth Aplin (1819), Eliza Stuckey (1833) Harold Davies
Milborne Port Family of James Hockey (1800-1849) Colin Rosewell
Shepton Mallet Family of Eliza Hockey (b.c.1818) who married James Carter and then George Foxwell Janice Cusack
Wincanton Family of Robert & Ann Hockey, probably including the Henry Hockey (1823-1899) who emigrated in 1849 and settled in Rockley, New South Wales, Australia Janet Pritchard, Joan Baker
Bridport / Weymouth, Dorset Family of James Hockey (1836, s/o James) who married Mary Ann Penny (1838) Suzanne Reis
Kilmington, Devon Family of James Hockey who married Joan Weard (or Meard) 9 March 1784 in Kilmington, Devon, probably 1753 s/o Robert & Hannah Hockey of Membury, Devon, with Robert possibly connecting to the Horsington tree Syd Hockey, Pamela Moring, Sally Parfitt, Bob Mewse
Yarcombe, Devon Descendants of Thomas & Mary Hockey, fl. 1790's
Newport, Monmouthshire John, Robert and Thomas sons of John Hockey of Pencoed Llanmartin, bapt 1819 Pat Hawyes
London Family of Charles & Elizabeth Hockey, m. 1813 St. George's Hanover Square, family (including Luke, Honor) later in Farnham, Hampshire Sally Edworthy


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This page was last updated 06 August 2013