The earliest known Hatcher and apparent ancestor of all Hatcher's in Dorset and Somerset is

John Crowter-alias-Hatcher


GENERATION 1
1 John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000739
John was born about 1555.
John and Agnes KELWAY-001488 {FRN-000276} were married 19 Oct 1574 at MARNHULL Dorset.ƒ
They had the following children:
2 i Elizabeth CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-002626„ was born 1575.ƒ
3 + ii John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000744 was christened 23 Apr 1578 at MARNHULL Dorset.
4 + iii Richard CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000740 was christened 03 Mar 1588 at MARNHULL Dorset.
5 iv Als (Alice?) CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000741 was christened 12 Jun 1591 at MARNHULL Dorset.
6 + v Roger CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000742 was christened 10 Sep 1594 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
7 vi Joan CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000746 was christened 05 Jan 1604 at MARNHULL Dorset.
1a Agnes KELWAY-001488
Agnes was born about 1555.
Agnes and John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000739 {FRN-000276} were married 19 Oct 1574 at MARNHULL Dorset.ƒ
They had the children previously listed.

GENERATION 2
3 John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000744
John was christened 23 Apr 1578 at MARNHULL Dorset.
John and (spouse unknown)-000000 {FRN-000279} were married.
They had the following children:
8 i Joan CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000743 was christened 08 May 1597 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
9 + ii John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000759 was christened 05 Jan 1604 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
10 + iii George HATCHER-000745 was christened 15 Jan 1608 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.…
11 iv Mellior HATCHER-000747 was christened 09 Dec 1610 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
12 v Thomas HATCHER-000748 was christened 06 Dec 1618 at MARNHULL Dorset;… died before 1621.
13 + vi Thomas HATCHER-000760… was christened 25 Jul 1621 at MARNHULL Dorset; died about 1661 at TODBER Dorset.
14 vii Roger HATCHER-000761… was christened 12 Sep 1623 at MARNHULL Dorset.
4 Richard CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000740
Richard was christened 03 Mar 1588 at MARNHULL Dorset.
Richard and (spouse unknown)-000000 {FRN-000277} were married.
They had the following children:
15 i Thomas HATCHER-000749 was christened 23 May 1619 at MARNHULL Dorset.
16 ii Margaret HATCHER-000750 was christened 19 ?? 1632 at MARNHULL Dorset; was buried 26 May 1671 at MARNHULL Dorset.„
6 Roger CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000742
Roger was christened 10 Sep 1594 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
Roger and Ann-000754 {FRN-000278} were married about 1635 marriage date extrapolated from birth of child(ren).
They had the following children:
17 i Roger HATCHER-000751 was christened 15 May 1633 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
18 ii Jane HATCHER-000752 was christened 07 Sep 1636 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
19 iii Richard HATCHER-000753 was christened 02 Feb 1640 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
6a Ann-000754
Ann was born about 1615 (Julian Calendar) Birth date extrapolated from marriage date of child.
Ann and Roger CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000742 {FRN-000278} (the son of John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000739 and Agnes KELWAY-001488) were married about 1635 marriage date extrapolated from birth of child(ren).
They had the children previously listed.

GENERATION 3
9 John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000759
John was christened 05 Jan 1604 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
John and Christian LANNEN-000764 {FRN-000281} were married 26 Jun 1632 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
They had the following children:
20 + i George HATCHER-000762 was christened 05 May 1633 at MARNHULL Dorset; died 1714 at MARNHULL Dorset.
21 + ii John HATCHER-000763 was christened 27 Sep 1635 at MARNHULL Dorset; was buried 16 Aug 1678 at MARNHULL
Dorset.„
22 iii Richard HATCHER-000765 was christened 12 Jan 1642 at MARNHULL Dorset.
23 iv Mary HATCHER-000766 was christened 11 Feb 1644 at MARNHULL Dorset.
24 v Roger HATCHER-000767 was christened 01 Apr 1646 at MARNHULL Dorset.
9a Christian LANNEN-000764
Christian was born about 1605 Birth date extrapolated from marriage date.
Christian and John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000759 {FRN-000281} (the son of John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000744) were married 26 Jun 1632 at MARNHULL Dorset.…
They had the children previously listed.
Christian was named in 1648 in the will John Lanning -Yeoman of Faringdon in the Parish of Iwerne Courtney Dorset -- he Willed £10 to his God-daughter - Christian Hatcher..†
10 George HATCHER-000745
George was christened 15 Jan 1608 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.…George and Anniver LANNING-000755 {FRN-000280} were married about 1640 marriage date extrapolated from birth of child(ren).ƒ
They had the following children:
25 + i Edmond HATCHER-000900 was born about 1640 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset..Connected pending further info. His daughter was Anniver(sic) which would
suggest that his mother should have a similar name.
26 ii Anniver HATCHER-000756 was christened 07 Feb 1641 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
27 iii Ann HATCHER-000757 was christened 09 Jan 1642 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
28 iv Mary HATCHER-000758 was christened 19 Nov 1644 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
29 v Edeth HATCHER-000769 was christened 01 Sep 1652 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset; was buried 31 Jul 1682 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
30 vi Honor HATCHER-000768 was christened 04 Apr 1656 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.
10a Anniver LANNING-000755
Anniner was born about 1620 (Julian Calendar) Birth date extrapolated from child(ren)'s birth date(s).
Anniver and George HATCHER-000745 {FRN-000280} (the son of John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000744) were married about 1640 marriage date extrapolated from birth of child(ren).ƒ
They had the children previously listed.
Probably related to Christian LANNEN
13 Thomas HATCHER-000760
Thomas… was christened 25 Jul 1621 at MARNHULL Dorset.
Thomas died about 1661 at TODBER Dorset.
Thomas's will was probated 1662 at Dorset Archdeaconry Court.‡ 1662 Thomas Hatcher alias Crowter, Todber (Dorset Archdeaconry Court)


GENERATION 4
20 George HATCHER-000762
George was christened 05 May 1633 at MARNHULL Dorset.George died 1714 at MARNHULL Dorset.George's will was probated 1714.‡ 1714 George Hatcher alias Crowler, (Crowter?--BobH) Marnhull Dorset (ibid)
21 John HATCHER-000763
John was christened 27 Sep 1635 at MARNHULL Dorset.
John and Thomasina-001578 {FRN-000282} were married about 1660 (Julian Calendar).
They had the following children:
31 + i John HATCHER-000911 was christened about 1660 (Julian Calendar); was buried 19 May 1665 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
32 ii Margaret HATCHER-000912 was christened 06 Jan 1662 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset;„ was buried 04 May 1666 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
33 iii Ann HATCHER-001579 was christened 02 Jun 1666 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.ˆ
John was buried 16 Aug 1678 at MARNHULL Dorset.„
21a Thomasina-001578
Thomasina was born about 1635 (Julian Calendar) Birth date extrapolated from spouse's birth. Thomasina and John HATCHER-000763 {FRN-000282} (the son of John CROWTER-alias-HATCHER-000759 and Christian LANNEN-000764) were married about 1660 (Julian Calendar).
They had the children previously listed.
25 Edmond HATCHER-000900
Edmond was born about 1640 (Julian Calendar).
Edmond and Marian-000901 {FRN-000334} were married.
They had the following children:
34 i The Son Of HATCHER-000910 was born before 29 Jul 1662 (Julian Calendar);„ died about 30 Jul 1662 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset;„ was buried 01 Aug 1662 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
35 + ii John HATCHER-000902 was christened 08 Jun 1663 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
36 iii Anniver HATCHER-000903 was christened 16 Sep 1665 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„
25a Marian-000901
Marian was born about 1640 (Julian Calendar).
Marian and Edmond HATCHER-000900 {FRN-000334} (the son of George HATCHER-000745 and Anniver LANNING-000755) were married.
They had the children previously listed.

GENERATION 5
31 John HATCHER-000911
John was christened about 1660 (Julian Calendar).
John was buried 19 May 1665 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„ "John ye sonne of John Hatcher was buryed ye 19th day of May 1665"
35 John HATCHER-000902
John was christened 08 Jun 1663 (Julian Calendar) at MARNHULL Dorset.„

SOURCES
ƒ Richard TRAVELL--phone call 27.2.1999
„ Marnhull Parish records transcribed 10.11.98
… John Perrott
† e-mail from Barry Lanning
‡ Hatcher family records by TJ Longhurst
ˆ Bishops Transcript sent by Lynn Aubertin