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Families covered: Burnby of Bratton Clovelly, Burnbey of Burneby

Whilst Vivian (who spells the family name 'Burnby') identifies this family as being of Bratton Clovelly, Westcote (who spells the family name 'Burneby') identifies them as being of Burneby.
Edward Burnby of Bratton Clovelly (Burnbey of Burneby), Devon
m. _ Moyles of Bake (heir)
1. Thomas Burnby (d by 1507)
m. Wilmot Henscott or Hengscot (coheir)
  A. John Burnby
  m. Matilda Cooke (dau/coheir of Thomas Cooke by dau/heir of _ Clifford)
  i. John Burnby of Bratton & Burnby
  m. Grace Pollard (dau of Anthony Pollard of Horwood (Hardwood))
  a. Richard Burnby 'of Burnby' (bur 25.09.1603)
  m. Julian Tothill (bur 29.03.1579, dau of William Tothill of Exeter)
  (1) Thomas Burnby of Bratton Clovelly (b c1580, d 29.01.1629-30)
  m. Marie Beare (dau of John Beare of Woodmanson of Bearescombe)
  (A)+ issue (a 1620) - Richard (b c1619, a 01.1629-30), Thomas (bpt 02.07.1611), Maria (b c1608), Elizabeth (b c1610), Anne (bpt 21.02.1612-3), Susan (b c1616)
  (2) Richard Burnby
  m. Joan
  (A)+ issue - Christopher (bpt 04.08.1611), Matthew (bpt 17.02.1613-4), William (bpt 14.06.1618), Mary (bpt 26.02.1636-7)
(3) Mary Burnby
  m. Roger Nicholles
  (4) Elizabeth Burnby
  m. (c022.1595-6) Nicholas Bickford
  (5) Jone Burnby (bpt 13.06.1572)
  m. (15.02.1590-1) Henry Bickle
  (6)+ other issue - Grace (dsp), Jane (bpt 13.06.1572, bur 19.04.1591), Barbara (bpt/bur 18.01.1573-4)
  B. Mary Burnby
  m. Edward Copleston of Instow

Main source(s):
(1) For Burnby (uploaded 05.02.18) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Burnby of Bratton Clovell', p119), Westcote's 'A View of Devonshire' (1845, p494)
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