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Families covered: Blount of Maple Durham (Mapledurham)

Sir Thomas Blount of Milton (or Melton) Ross 'of Girsby' (d 1468)
m1. Anna Hally (dau of John Hally) = Agnes Hawley (dau/heir of Sir John Hawley of Utterby)
1. Robert Blount
  A. Anna Blount
  m. William Marbury
B. Margaret Blount
  m. John Bowntaine
  C. Elizabeth Blount
  m. William Hansacre
  D.+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, William
2. Elizabeth Blount
  m. Richard Hansard
m2. Margaret Clifton (dau of Gervase Clifton of Clifton)
3. Richard Blount of Iver, Sheriff of Buckinghamshire and Bedfordshire (d 30.11.1508)
  m. Elizabeth (or Dorothy) de la Ford (dau of William de la Ford of Iver)
  A. Sir Richard Blount of Maple Durham Gurney (d 09/11.08.1564)
  m. Eizabeth Lister (d 1582, granddau (not dau) of Sir Richard Lister, chief justice)
i. Sir Michael Blount of Maple Durham or Mapledurham, Sheriff of Buckinghamshire then Oxfordshire (b 1529, a 1597)
  m. Mary Moore (d 23.12.1592, sister of Thomas Moore of Bicester)
  a. Sir Richard Blount of Maple Durham (b 28.06.1564, d 22.11.1619)
  m1. Cicely Baker (dau of Sir Richard Baker of Sissinghurst)
  (1) Sir Charles Blount of Maple Durham (d Oxford 01.06.1644)
  m. Dorothy Clerke (dau of Sir Francis Clerke of Houghton Conquest or Clarke of Capheaton)
  (A) Walter Blount of Maple Durham (d 05.1671, 2nd son)
  m1. Philippa Benlowes (dsp 1667)
  m2. Dorothy or Elizabeth Plowden (dau of Edmund Plowden of Plowden)
  (i) Elizabeth Plowden Blount (d infant)
(B) Anne Blount
  m1. John Swinburne of Capheaton (d 1652)
  m2. Francis Godfrey 'of Norwich'
  (C)+ other issue - Michael (dsp 1649), James (d 1671), daughter
  (2) Lister Blount of Bicester, Oxfordshire probably of this generation and marriage
  m. Joyce Apsley (d 28.04.1663, dau of Sir Allen Apsley)
  (3) Eleanor Blount probably of this generation and marriage
  m. George Browne of Caversham
  (4)+ 2 sons and 4 daughters
m2. Elizabeth Moore (dau of Sir Francis Moore of Fawley)
  (10) William Blount of Kidmore End (d 1676)
  m. Elizabeth Delaval (dau (sb sister?) of Sir Ralph Delaval, Bart of Seaton Delaval)
  (A) Lister Blount of Maple Durham (b 1654, d 25.06.1710)
  m. (1683) Mary or Martha Englefield (d 31.03.1743, dau of Anthony Englefield of White Knights)
  (i) Michael Blount of Maple Durham (b 26.03.1693, d 02.11.1739)
  m. (1715) Mary Agnes Tichborne (b c1695, d 05.1777, dau of Sir Henry Joseph Tichborne, 4th Bart of Tichborne)
  (a) Michael Blount of Maple Durham (b 14.04.1719, d 05.02.1792)
  m. (16.08.1742) Mary Eugenia Strickland (b 10.07.1723, d 12.12.1762, dau of Mannock Strickland of Lincoln's Inn)
  ((1)) Michael Blount of Maple Durham (b 04.07.1743, d 29.10.1821)
m1. (15.04.1781) Eleanora Fitzgerald (d 12.05.1782, dau of Maurice Fitzgerald of Puncher's Grange)
  ((A)) Maria Eugenia Blount (b 01.1782, d 02.08.1791)
  m2. (27.08.1787) Catherine Petre (dau of John Petre of Belhouse)
  ((B)) Michael Henry Mary Blount of Maple Durham, Sheriff (b 08.08.1789, d 03.09.1874) had issue
  m1. (15.05.1817) Elizabeth Anne Mary Petre (d 04.03.1848, dau of Robert Edward Petre, 10th Lord)
  m2. Lucy Catherine Wheble (dau of James Wheble of Bulmersh)
  ((C)) Walter Thomas Mary Blount
((D)) Henrietta Blount
  m. (16.09.1811) John Wright of Belsize Park
  ((E)) Juliana Mary Blount (d 06.03.1875)
  m. Thomas Nolan (of Ballykealy family)
  ((2)) Joseph Blount of Chalgrave (b 15.07.1752)
  m. Mary Canning (dau of Francis Canning of Foxcote)
  ((A)) Joseph Blount (b 1779) had issue (1 daughter)
  m1. (sp) Jane Saterthwaite (dau of John Saterthwaite of Manergh Hall)
  m2. (19.02.1816) Anne Martin (dau of Richard Martin of Hurstborne Tarrant)
((B)) Michael Blount had issue
  m. Catherine Wright (dau of Francis Wright of London)
  ((C)) Elizabeth Blount (d 06.07.1849)
  m. (23.07.1801/07.1802) Ralph Riddell of Felton Park (d 09.03.1833)
  ((D)) Frances Blount
  ((3)) Mary Eugenia Blount (b 14.02.1745)
  m1. (15.11.1765) Charles Stonor of Stonor (b 20.01.1737, d 31.10.1781)
  m2. (1783) Thomas Canning (of Foxcote family)
  ((4)) Martha Blount (b 1762, d unm 05.02.1780)
  (b) Mary Blount (d 10.02.1799)
  m. (1742) Sir Henry Tichborne, 6th Bart of Tichborne (bpt 14.10.1710, d 16.07.1785)
(c)+ other issue - Henry Tichborne (b 06.12.1723, d 1810, priest), Walter (d 1746, monk), Frances (d 1740, nun)
  (ii)+ 2 daughters - Teresa (b 15.10.1688, d 1759), Martha (b 15.06.1690, d 1763)
  (11) Jane Blount
  m. Sir William Moore of Fawley
  (12) son
  b. Katherine Blount (b 11.04.1563)
  m1. John Blount or Croke of Stidley
  m2. (10.1622, sp) Sir John Dormer of Dorton & Long Crendon (b 1556, d 03.1626/7, MP)
  c.+ other issue - Thomas (b 27.04.1567), Charles (b 05.11.1568), Henry (b 17.08.1572), Robert (b 03.02.1573), Maria (b 15.11.1565), Elizabeth (dsp), Anna (dsp), Frances (b 23.02.1569), Elizabeth (b 28.07.1574)
  ii. Sir Richard Blount
  m. Elizabeth West (d 1595, dau of Sir William West, 1st Lord De La War)
  iii. Elizabeth Blount
  m. Nicholas St. John of Lydiard Tregoze (d 1589)
  iv. Barbara Blount
  m. Francis Shirley of Grensted
  B. Elizabeth Blount
  m. Thomas Woodford of Burnham
  C. Anna Blount
  m1. Francis Coniers of Wakerley
  m2. Sir Leonard Chamberlaine (d 1561)

Main source(s): BLG1886 (Darell-Blount of Maple Durham), Visitation (Shropshire, 1623, Blount) with support from BLG1952 (Riddell of Cheeseburn Grange)
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