'Darnell1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Darnell of Deckham Hall, Darnell of Helyng (Healing), Darnell of Thornholme

Maddison identifies the coat of arms of this family as "Azure, two bars betweem six mascels, three, two, and one, or."
Sir Arthur Darnell
1. Richard Darnell
  A. William Darnell
  B. John Darnell
i. James Darnell (d by 1560_
  m1. _ Cotes
  a. John Darnell 'of Manningtree, Essex'
  m. Anne Docwra (dau of John Docwra of Putteridgebury)
  (1) Josian or Julian Darnell probably of this generation
  m. William Godfrey (father of Mary)
  (2)+ other issue - William, John
  b. Anne Darnell
  m. William Woodward
  m2. Christian Gurney (dau/coheir of Henry Gurney of Lymington by Katherine, "dau. and heir of Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk")
  c. Adam Darnell of Thornholme (Abbey) (d 03.08.1578)
Maddison notes that "The Visitation of 1592 makes Adam Darnell marry Anne, dau of Thomas Mussenden of Healing but, in the pedigree, identifies his wife as ...
  m. Anne Allott (dau/heir of Robert Allott by Katherine, dau of Thomas Mussenden of Helyng)
(1) Sir Thomas Darnell of Thornholme, Stickford & Helyng (d before 13.02.1608/9)
  m. Helen Stanlow (d c11.1638, dau/heir of John Stanlow of Stickford)
  (A) Sir Thomas Darnell of Helyng (Healing, Lincolnshire), Bart (d before 08.10.1638)
  m. Sarah Fisher (a 10.1638, dau of Thomas Fisher, sister of Sir Thomas of Islington)
  (i) Susan Darnell (a 10.1638)
  (B) Elizabeth Darnell (a 10.1638)
  m. William Anderson of Broughton (son of Sir Edmund)
(C) Helen Darnell of Stickford (a 10.1638)
  m. Thomas Bishop of Hemswell
  (D)+ other issue - Catherine, Rose (a 10.1638)
  (2) Mabell Darnell
  m. Henry Lyon of Twyford
  (3) Mary Darnell
  m. Silvester Burgh of Kirton in Lindsey
  (4) Frances Darnell
  m. Ralph Vavasour of Spaldington



The following is 'working' and has been released into the database, rather than placed into a Temporary/Draft page, only to accompany the section above.
?? Darnell
BLG1886 identifies the mother of John (father of Elizabeth) as ...
m. Elizabeth Shuttleworth (dau of Nicholas Shuttleworth of Durham, cousin of Sir Richard Shuttleworth of Gawthorp)
1. John Darnell of Deckham Hall, co. Durham
  m. Elizabeth Curry (dau of Robert Curry of Bishop Oak) probably wife of this John, possibly mother of ...
  A. Elizabeth Darnell (b c1766, d 05.10.1841)
  m. (19.04.1787) George Wooler of Fawnless House

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Maddison's 'Lincolnshire Pedigrees' (1906, 'Darnell of Thornholm')
(2) For lower section : BLG1886 ('Curry of Bishop-Oak')