'Blaydes1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Blaydes of High Paull, Blaydes of Ranby Hall, Blaydes (Blaides) of Sutton

Commoners reports that "This family, originally Danish, was settled in the county of Durham in the eleventh, twelfth, and thirteenth centuries."
Radulphi, Counti de Bursebred or Bursebleyd
1. Philip de Buresblades
  A. ?? de Buresblades
  i. John de Buresblades
a. William Buresblades or Bleyds or Blades of Sutton, Holderness, Yorkshire (b c1550, d 03.03.1591-2)
  m. Margaret Appleyard (dau/heir of (Thomas) Appleyard of Heslington, Lord Mayor of York, m2. William Barber)
  (1) Joseph Blaides of Sutton, Mayor of Kingston-upon-Hull (b 15.07.1588)
  m. Anne Booth
  (A) James Blaides or Blaydes of Sutton (b c1625) the first mentioned by FMG
  m. Anne Marvell (dau of Rev. Andrew Marvell of Hull, sister of Andrew)
  Our sources disagree over the next few generations. Commoners shows James & Anne as parents of Joseph whose 2nd son was Hugh (m. Elizabeth Pryme). FMG shows James & Ann as parents of Benjamin (had dau), Lydia & Hugh who was father of Benjamin + Lydia + daughter + Hugh (m. Elizabeth Pryme). The following attempts to pull this together but the result should be viewed as speculative.
  (i) Benjamin Blaydes
  (a) daughter
  m. Isaac Thompson (vicar of St. Mary, Hull)
  ((1)) Benjamin Blayds Thompson
  ((A)) Benjamin Thompson
  (ii) Hugh or Joseph Blaydes (bpt 28.09.1671)
  m. Jane Mould of Sutton shown by Commoners as wife of Joseph
  (a) Benjamin Blaydes shown by FMG as d unm
  (b) Hugh Blaydes of Sutton (b 1685, d 09.04.1759)
  m. (28.04.1728) Elizabeth Pryme (b 1704-5, d 21.08.1772, dau of Peter (de la) Pryme of Cowtrees Hall by Frances, dau of Francis Wood of Hatfield Levels)
  ((1)) Benjamin Blaydes of Melton & High Paull, Yorkshire (bpt 05.03.1735, d 29.10.1805)
  m. (13.05.1775) Kitty Scott (b c1748, d 20.11.1782, dau/coheir of Christopher Scott of Aldborough by Anne, dau of Samuel Clark of Askam Bryan)
((A)) Benjamin Blaydes (dvpsp?)
  m. _ Knowsley
  ((B)) Hugh Blaydes of High Paull & Ranby Hall, Sheriff of Nottinghamshire (b 1778-9, d 15.02.1829)
  m. (19.03.1800) Delia Maria Wood (dau of Colonel Richard Wood of Hollin Hall by Delia Schaak of Askam Brym)
  ((i)) Hugh Marvel Blaydes of High Paull & Ranby Hall (b 22.10.1806, d (unm?) 21.01.1836)
  ((ii)) Louisa Anne Blaydes who married ...
  m. (21.07.1828) Henry Thomas Coggan Kerr
  ((iii))+ other issue - Charles Benjamin (b 09.04.1812), Frederick Henry (b 29.09.1818), Delia Katherine, Harriet Elizabeth (b c1805, d 09.11.1824, , Henrietta Christiana, Emmeline Sophia
  ((C))+ other issue - Christopher (b 1779-80, d 23.05.1784), Catherine Anne (b c1777, d 24.12.1798)
((2))+ other issue - Hugh (b 1733-4, d unm 08.04.1767), Frances (b 1729-30, d (unm?) 03.05.1795)
  (c) Lydia Blaydes
  m. John Finlow 'of Hull'
  ((1)) Lydia Finlow
  m. John Smyth
  (d) daughter
  m. _ Porter
  ((1)) John Porter (d unm)
  ((2)) Jane Porter
  m. _ Walker
  ((A)) William Walker of Sand Hutton
  (iii) Lydia Blaydes
  m. Robert Nettleton, Mayor of Hull
  (a) Robert Nettleton
  (B) Lydia Blaydes
  m. George Anson
  b.+ other sons

Main source(s): Commoners (vol 1, 'Blaydes of High Paull', p667+), FMG (vol 3, MS434, 'Marvell-More-Thompson-Blayds', p1000)
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