Chapter 9

Loosemore of Churchstanton

The descendants of Aaron Loosmore, born about 1650, preceded by his probable ancestor, the family of Walter Loosemore of Langport born c1575. Aaron's descendants in Yarcombe, East Devon, who later spread London, Sheffield, and abroad to South Wales, Canada, USA and Australia. One of the Sheffield family was awarded the Victoria Cross "for most conspicuous bravery" in World War 1.