Family Group Sheet
Family Group Sheet
NameSir Walter Wagstaffe BAGOT 5th Bt
Birth1702
Death1768
FatherSir Edward BAGOT (1673-1712)
MotherFrances WAGSTAFFE (1679-1714)
Marriage1724
SpouseLady Barbara LEGGE
Birth1698
Death1765
Children
Birth1728
Death1798
Birth1725
Death1796
Birth1726
Death1726
Birth1727
Death1812
Birth1730
Death1793
Birth1731
Death1806
Birth1732
Death1733
Birth1733
Death1819
Birth1734
Death1734
Birth1743
Death1825
Birth1735
Death1816
Birth1738
Death1821
Birth1742
Birth1744
Birth1741
Death1802
SpouseMary HAY
Birth1739
Birth1746
Notes for Sir Walter Wagstaffe BAGOT 5th Bt
Sir Walter Wagstaffe Bagot, 5th Baronet (3 August 1702 – 20 January 1768) was 5th Baronet in the Baronetcy of Blithfield in the Baronetage of England. He succeeded his father Sir Edward Bagot in 1712.

He was educated at Magdalen College, Oxford and was granted a DCL in 1737.

He served as a Member of Parliament for Newcastle under Lyme 1724–1727, for Staffordshire 1727–1754 and for Oxford University 1762–1768.

The family seat was at Blithfield Hall, Staffordshire.

He married Barbara Legge, daughter of the Earl of Dartmouth in 1724. Their children included:

William Bagot, 1st Baron Bagot (1729–1798)

Charles Bagot (1730–1793), who married Catherine Legge, a niece of the Earl of Dartmouth, and who changed his name to Charles Chester by Act of Parliament in 1755.

Reverend Walter Bagot of Pype Hayes Hall (1731–1808) married Anne Swinnerton. Their daughter Louisa-Frances married Rev. Richard Levett of Milford Hall, Staffordshire.[1] Sir Walter Wagstaffe Bagot had built a large home at Blithfield for Rev. Richard Levett, grandfather of the rector who later married into the Bagot family[2]

Richard Bagot (1733–1813) who married a daughter of William Howard, Viscount Andover and changed his name by Act of Parliament to Howard.

Right Reverend Lewis Bagot (1740–1802)
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