John Bateman (also known as Sir John Underwood Bateman-Champain, Sir John Underwood Bateman-Champain)

Sir John Bateman was a noted horticulturist in the early-19th century. Bateman bought Knypersley Hall, in Staffordshire in 1809. Bateman remodelled the gardens at Knypersley until 1840, when he and his son, James Bateman, began working on another local project.