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Families covered: Devereux of Essex, Devereux of Hereford

Walter Devereux, 1st Viscount Hereford (d 27.09.1558)
m1. Mary Grey (d 22.02.1534, dau of Thomas Grey, 1st Marquess of Dorset)
1. Henry Devereux (d unm)
2. Sir Richard Devereux (dvp 13.10.1547)
  m. Dorothea Hastings (dau of George Hastings, 1st Earl of Huntingdon)
  A. Walter Devereux, 2nd Viscount Hereford, 1st Earl of Essex (b c1553, d 22.09.1576)
m. Lettice Knollys (b 1539/40, d 25.12.1634, dau of Sir Francis Knollys)
  i. Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, 3rd Viscount Hereford, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b 19.11.1566, d 25.02.1601)
  m. (1590) Frances Walsingham (d 1631, dau of Sir Francis Walsingham, Secretary of State)
  a. Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of Essex, 4th Viscount Hereford (bpt 22.01.1591, d 14.09.1646)
  m1. (c1605, div 1613) Frances Howard (dau of Thomas Howard, Earl of Suffolk)
  m2. (1631) Elizabeth Powlett (d 1656, dau of Sir William Powlett of Eddington)
(1) Robert Devereux (b 05.11.1634, dpv 1636)
  Robert was probably the Earl who had the following natural daughter ...
  (2) Jane Devereux (d c1675)
  m. (07.06.1623) Sir Alexander Radclyffe of Ordsall (b 27.04.1608, d 14.04.1654)
  b. Frances Devereux (d 24.04.1674)
  m. (03.03.1616) Sir William Seymour, Marquess of Hertford, 2nd Duke of Somerset (b 1588, d 24.10.1660)
  c. Dorothy Devereux (d 30.03.1636)
  m1. (01.08.1616) Sir Henry Shirley, Bart of Ettington (Stanton-Harold) or Astwell (d 08.02.1632-3)
  m2. (1634) William Stafford of Blatherwick
ii. Sir Walter Devereux (dsp 1591)
  m. Margaret Dakyns (dau of Arthur Dakyns)
  iii. Dorothy Devereux (d 03.08.1619)
  m1. (07.1583) Sir Thomas Perrott of Haroldston (d 02.1593/4)
  m2. (1594) Henry Percy, 9th Earl of Northumberland (b 04.1564, d 05.11.1632)
  iv. Penelope Devereux (d 07.07.1607)
m1. (10/1.1581, div 11.1605) Robert Rich, 1st Earl of Warwick (b 12.1559, d 24.03.1618/9)
  p/m2. (26.12.1605) Charles Blount, Earl of Devonshire (b c1562, d 03.04.1606)
  B. Elizabeth Devereux
  m. (1564) John Vernon of Hodnet (b c1546, d 1592)
3. Sir William Devereux of Mirevale Abbey
  m. Jane Scudamore (dau of John Scudamore of Holme Lacy)
  A. Barbara Devereux
  m1. Edward Cave of Ingarsby (dsp)
  m2. Sir Edward Hastings of Leicester Abbey (d 1603)
  B. Margaret Devereux
  m. Sir Edward Littleton of Pillaton Hall
m2. Margaret Garneys (d 1599, dau of John Garneys of Kenton)
4. Sir Edward Devereux, 1st Bart of Castle Bromwich (d 22.09.1622)
  m. Catherine Arden (d 20.11.1627, dau of Edward Arden of Park Hall)
  A. Sir Walter Devereux, 5th Viscount Hereford (bur 08.11.1649)
  m1. Elizabeth Bayspoole (dau of Sir Robert Bayspoole of Aldeby)
  m2. Elizabeth Knightley (dau of Thomas Knightley of Borough Hall)
  Walter & Elizabeth's 5 sons are named in Visitation (Worcestershire, 1634, 'Devereux'). Some details on the eldest son, Essex, come from TCP ('Hereford').
  i. Essex Devereux 'of Leigh Court' (b c1615, dvp 20.02.1639/40)
  a. Elizabeth Devereux probably of this marriage (not shown as dau of Anne Courteen)
  m2. Anne Courteen (dau of Sir William Courteen)
  ii. Leicester Devereux, 6th Viscount Hereford (b 1617, d 01.12.1676)
  m1. (06.06.1642) Elizabeth Withipole (bur 27.01.1669, dau of Sir William Withipole)
  a. Frances Devereux (b c1659, d 20.03.1687/8)
  m. (1679) William Tracy, 4th Viscount of Rathcoole (b c1657, d 18.04.1712)
  A descendant of this marriage successfully claimed the barony of Latymer through Frances's mother Elizabeth.
  m2. (29.04.1670) Priscilla Catchpole (dau of John Catchpole of Suffolk)
  b. Leicester Devereux, 7th Viscount Hereford (b c1674, d 03.1682-3)
  c. Edward Devereux, 8th Viscount Hereford (dsp 09.08.1700)
  m. (1690) Elizabeth Norborne (d 11.1742, dau of Walter Norborne)
  d. daughter
  e. Anne Devereux
m. Leicester Martin
  (1) Elizabeth Martin (d 26.08.1735)
  m. (01.03.1720-1) Price Devereux, 10th Viscount Hereford (b 09.06.1694, dsp 29.07.1748) @@ below
  iii. Walter Devereux of Butley Abbey & Glemham Hall (d before 06.01.1683)
  The following comes from 'Evidences of the Winthrops of Groton' (Robert C. Winthrop Jr., 1897, 'Forth of Butley', p120).
  m. (c1648) Anne Forth (dau/coheir of William Forth of Butley)
  a. Leicester Devereux (dvp c1680)
  b. Elizabeth Devereux (dsp)
  m. (13.04.1682) John Clyatt of Butley (dsp before 27.09.1694)
  c. Carolina Devereux
m. William Batteson of Bourton-on-the-Hill
  d. Frances Devereux
  m. Thomas Villett (clerk)
  ii.+ other issue - Edward, John
  B. Sir George Devereux of Sheldon Hall (d 1665)
  m. Blanch Ridge (dau of Sir John Ridge of Ridge)
i. George Devereux of Vaynor (d 1682)
  m. Bridget Price (dau of Arthur Price of Vaynor)
  a. Price Devereux (b c1637, dvp 1673)
  m1. Lettice Robinson of Gwersyllt (d 1659)
  m2. (1662) Damaris Sherar (d 12.1663, dau of Richard Sherar of London)
  m3. (1664) Mary Stephens
  (1) Price Devereux, 9th Viscount Hereford (d 03.10.1740)
  m. Mary Sandys (dau of Samuel Sandys of Ombersley Court)
  (A) Price Devereux, 10th Viscount Hereford (b 09.06.1694, dsp 29.07.1748)
  m1. (03.01.1720-1) Elizabeth Martin (d 26.08.1735, dau of Leicester Martin) @@ above
  m2. (30.07.1740) Eleanore Price (d 13.06.1763, dau of Roger Price of Rhiwlas)
  (B) Mary Devereux
  m. William Price of Rhiwlas
  b. Vaughan Devereux of Munlyn (d 1700)
  m. Mary Fox
  (1) Arthur Devereux of Nantcribbs (d 1711)
  m1. Bridget Glyn (d 1706, dau of Evan Glyn of Glyn)
(A) Arthur Devereux (dsp 1737)
  m. Mary Brown
  (B) Mary Devereux
  m. _ Meredith
  m2. Elisabeth Glyn (d 1746, dau of Richard Glyn of Maesmawr)
  (C) Edward Devereux, 11th Viscount Hereford (d 20.08.1760)
  m. (13.04.1738) Catherine Mytton (d 22.02.1748-9, dau of Richard Mytton of Garth)
(i) Edward Devereux, 12th Viscount Hereford (b 19.02.1740-1, dsp 01.08.1783)
  m. (02.06.1774) Henrietta Charlotte Tracy-Keck (d 26.03.1817, dau of Anthony Tracy-Keck)
  (ii) George Devereux, 13th Viscount Hereford (b 25.04.1744, d 31.12.1804)
  m. (15.12.1768) Marianna Devereux (d 1811, dau of George Devererux of Tregoyd)
  (a) Henry Fleming Lea Devereux, 14th Viscount Hereford (b 09.12.1777, d 31.05.1843) had issue
  m. (12.12.1805) Frances Elizabeth Cornewall (d 20.02.1864, dau of Sir George Cornewall, Bart)
  (b) Marianna Devereux (d 09.12.1847)
  m. (14.10.1801) Sir James Cockburn, Bart of Langton (d 26.02.1852)
  (c) Chatlotte Henrietta Marianna Devereux (d 09.12.1847)
  m. (1809) Henry Wellington of Hay Castle (d 20.09.1868)
  (d) Juliana Stratford Marianna Devereux (d 1850)
  m. (1820) Henry Eyre of Botleigh Grange (d 18.08.1830)
(e) Catherine Eliza Marianna Devereux (d 1856)
  m1. (1806) Walter Wilkins of Maeslough Castle (d 05.1830)
  m2. William Richard Stretton (d 1868)
  (iii) son
  (iv) Bridget Devereux (d 1781)
  m. (1760) Price Jones
  (v) Catherine Devereux (d 1814)
  m. (20.10.1793) Rev John Acland of Broadclyst
  (2)+ other issue
  c. Bridget Devereux
  m. Richard Mytton
d. Catherine Devereux
  m. _ Baldwin
  e. Mary Devereux
  m. E. Glynne
  f.+ 4 sons
  ii. Anne Devereux probably of this generation
  m. Valence Sacheverell of New Hall & Callow
  C. Margaret or Mary Devereux
  m. Sir Hugh Wrottesley (d 1633)
  D. Anne Devereux
  m. Robert Leighton of Watlesborough
  E. Howard Devereux
  m. Thomas Dilke of Maxstoke Castle
  F.+ other issue - Edward (d unm), Henry (dsp), Grace
5. Katherine Devereux
  m. Sir James Baskerville of Erdisley (dsp 1573)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Hereford), BE1883 (Devereux of Essex)
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