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Families covered: Creyke (Crake) of Colleston (Colliston), Creyke of Ganton, Creyke of Heslarton, Creyke of Marton

John Crake or de Creyke (MP for Yorkshire in 1358)
BLG1886 mentions this John but does not show him as father of the following Alexander, indicating that the connection may not have been proved properly. However, FMG shows John as father of ...
1. Alexander Creyke or Crake of Kyln or Colleston Pythe (Colliston) or Killom (a 1413)
  m. Isabel Eggington
A. Thomas Creyke of Colleston Pythe (Colliston) (a 1443)
  m. Jane Arden (dau of Thomas Arden of Marton)
  i. Robert Creyke of Colleston Pythe (Colliston) and Marton (d c1488)
  m. Isabel Percy (dau of Lyon Percy or Percyhay of Ryton)
  a. Richard Creyke of Marton and Colliston
  m. (1503) Margaret Constable (dau of Sir William Constable of Hatfield, son of Sir Marmaduke of Flamborough by Joyce Stafford)
  (1) William Creyke of Marton and Cottingham
  m. (1534) Frances Babthorpe (dau of Sir William Babthorpe of Osgodby by Agnes, dau of Brian Palmes)
(A) Ralph Creyke of Marton (d 27.07.1623)
  m1. Katherine Crathorne (d 1605, dau of Thomas Crathorne of Crathorne)
  (i) Robert Creyke 'of York' (b c1576)
  TCP (Boyd) reports that Robert was disinherited.
  m. Margaret Thornborough (dau of George Thornborough of York)
(a) William Creyke of Cottingham
  m. Dorcas Gamblin (dau of John Gamblin of Loftus)
  ((1))+ issue - James (b c1648), Robert, William
  (b) Ralph Creyke
  (c) Catherine Creyke (bpt 03.01.1618-9, 'eldest daughter')
  m. (before 1640) James, 'Lord Boyd of Scotland' (b c1600, d 03.1654)
  (d) Dorcase Creyke
  m. _ Currer
  (e) Everild Creyke
  m. Richard Musgrave
(ii) Gregory Creyke of Marton (b c1595, a 09.1666, 5th son) - continued below
  m. Ursula Legard (dau of Sir John Legard of Ganton by Elizabeth Mallory)
  (iii) Everild Creyke
  m1. Christopher Maltby
  m2. Sir Michael Wharton
  (iv) Ann Creyke
  m. Robert Harrison of Righton
(v)+ other issue - Edward (dsp), Thomas, William (d unm), Alexander (d unm), 2 sons, Priscilla, 2 daughters
  m2. Anne Pate (dau of George Pate of Flamborough)
  (xiv) Jane Creyke (d unm)
  (B) Agnes Creyke
  m. George St. Quintin of Harpham
  (C)+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, William
  (2) Elizabeth Creyke
  m. _ Smethyman of Cottingham
  (3)+ other issue - Robert (a 01.1564), Marmaduke (dsp)
  b. Robert Creyke of Ryton (d after 09.1538)
  m. Margaret Whettel (a 06.1548, dau of Sir Richard Whettel of Cales)
  (1) Edmund Creyke
  m. Catherine Tesh (dau of Tristram Tesh of York)
(2) Isabel Creyke
  m. _ Sutton
  (3) Elizabeth Creyke
  m. William Percyhay of Ryton
(4) Jane Creyke
  c. William Creyke of Heslarton
  m. Agnes Heslerton (dau of John Helslerton of Heslerton or Heslarton)
  (1) Robert Creyke of Heslarton
  m. Margaret Rokeby (dau of James Rokeby of Newton)
  (A) George Creyke (b 1563)
  (2) Bridget Creyke
  m. William Hutchinson
  d. Hugh Creyke
  m. Alice Strangeways (dau of James Strangeways of Ormsby)
e. Catherine Creyke
  m. _ Repinghal of Lincolnshire
  f. Alice Creyke
  m. _ Lakyn of Darlyn
  ii. Thomas Creyke of Ganton
  a. Walter Creyke of Ganton
  m1. _ Wilstropp of Ganton
  m2. (Margery) Ellerker (dau of Sir Ralph Ellerker of Risley)
  (1) Ralph Creyke of Ganton
  m. Grace Saltmarsh (dau of ?? Saltmarsh of Saltmarsh)
  (A)+ issue - Ralph (bpt 16.04.1553), Catherine (bpt 23.08.1555), Elizabeth (bpt 01.04.1654, bur 30.03.1556)
  iii. Ann Creyke
  FMG (continuation) shows Ann as of this generation but FMG (vol 3) shows her as of the next, as daughter of Thomas of Ganton.
  m. John Wentworth of Elmsal (d before 08.1544)
  iv. daughter
  m. Thomas Langdale of Salton
  B.+ other issue - Roger (dsp), Margaret



Gregory Creyke of Marton (b c1595, a 09.1666) - continued above
m. Ursula Legard (dau of Sir John Legard of Ganton by Elizabeth Mallory)
1. Ralph Creyke (b 24.02.1624, dvp)
  A.+ issue - Charles (d young), Cornelius (d young?)
2. Gregory Creyke of Marton (b 09.04.1631, 3rd son)
  m. (1672) Anne or Amie Carliel (dau of Randolph Carliel or Carleil of Sewerby)
A. Ralph Creyke of Marton
  m. (01/10.08.1700) Priscilla Bower (dau of William Bower of Bridlington)
  i. Ralph Creyke of Marton (b 05.10.1702, d unm 01.1759)
ii. John Creyke of Burleigh-on-the-Hill, Rutland (b 29.04.1713)
  m. Catherine Austen (dau of John Austen or Austin of Adisham)
  a. Ralph Creyke of Marton (b 06.07.1745, d 24.05.1826)
  m. (06.02.1772) Jane Langley (d 31.12.1794, dau of Richard Langley of Wykeham Abbey)
  (1) Ralph Creyke of Marton and Rawcliffe (b 11.04.1776, d 07.06.1828) had issue
  m. (14.11.1807) Frances Denison (d 1840, dau of Robert Denison of Kilnwick Percy by Frances, dau of Sir Richard Brooke, 4th Bart of Norton)
(2) Frances Creyke
  m. (1797) Digby Legard (son of Sir Digby, Bart of Ganton)
  (3) Agnes Creyke (b 1778/9, d 09.03.1800)
  m. Francis Wrangham (Archdeacon of Cleveland)
  (4)+ other issue - Gregory (d 1795, RN), Everilda, Catherine (d 07.09.1824), Jane, Elizabeth, Anne
  b. Richard Creyke (b 08.08.1746, d 03.12.1826, Captain RN)
  m. Anne Leming Adey (dau of George Adey of London)
  (1) Richard Creyke (Rear Admiral, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (1818) Harriet Elizabeth Furneaux (dau of Rev. James Furneaux of Swilly)
  (2) Stephen Creyke (archdeacon of York) had issue
  m. (06.09.1823) Sarah Hotham (d 1873, dau of Col. George Hotham)
  (3)+ other issue - George Adey (dsp, Captain RN), Anna
  c. John Creyke (d young)
  d. Priscilla Creyke
  m. (05.12.1769) William Lynes of London
  iii.+ other issue - Priscilla, Catherine
  B. William Creyke
  m1. Bridget Johnson
  i.+ 3 sons (d young)
  m2. Elizabeth Mason (widow of Capt. _ Cassels of Hull)
3. Margaret Creyke
  m1. Francis Wright of Plowland
  m2. Hugh Cholmeley (son of Sir Henry of West Newton)
4.+ other issue - John (b 06.01.1626, dvp), Christopher (b c1638), Henry (b c1640), Richard (b c1641), George (b c1642), 3 sons, 3/4 daughters

Main source(s): BLG1886 (Creyke of Rawcliffe and Marton), FMG (vol 3, MS402, Creyke, p950+) with support from FMG (Continuation ('Hunter's Pedigrees', 1936), 'Crake', p48), and some from Visitation (Yorkshire, 1563-4, Crake), Visitation (Surtees Society 1869, Yorkshire, Dugdale 1664-6, Creyke of Marton)
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