'Fleming03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Fleming of Bratton, Fleming of Derpatrick, Fleming of Fleming Hall, Fleming of Slane, Fleming of Stephenstown

                               
Some suggest that the following family descended from Anselm le Fleming but it appears that Anselm lived at the same time as (or just after) the following Archambald.
Archambald de Flanders of Bratton (a 1087)
1. Stephen FitzArchembald of Bratton (a 1145)
  A. Archembald le Fleming, 1st of Slane (a 1165, to Ireland)
  BE1883 numbers the Barons of Slane from this Archbembald. Of the barony, TCP reports "This was one of the Irish Peerages which were recognized by Henry VII in 1489, but of the origin of which nothing is known, the probability being that the holders developed from barons by tenure into peers of the realm without any formal creation."
  i. Stephen le Fleming, 2nd of Slane (d 1213/4)
a. Baldwyn le Fleming, 3rd of Slane (a 1260)
  (1) Richard le Fleming, 4th of Slane (d 1301)
  TCP starts with this Richard (but not his wife who is named by BE1883), reporting that he is said to have been a descendant of the Archambald who came to Ireland with Hugh de Lacy, the elder.>
  m. Maria (dau of Nicholas, Lord Martyn)
  (A) Sir Baldwin le Fleming, 5th of Slane
  m. Matilda (Maud) de Geneville (dau of Sir Simon de Geneville)
(i) Simon Fleming, 6th of Slane, 1st Lord (d 13.09.1370)
  TCP identifies Simon as the first peer.
  m. Cecily Champernowne (dau of Thomas Champernowne of Modbury)
  (a) Thomas Fleming, 7th of Slane, 2nd Lord (b c1358, d 1434/5)
  m1. (by 1383) Elizabeth Preston (dau of Robert Preston, 1st Lord Gormanston)
  ((1)) Christopher Fleming, 8th of Slane, 3rd Lord (b by 1384, d 30.11.1447)
  m1. Levita Ferrers (dau of Martin Ferrers of Bere Ferrers)
  ((A)) John Fleming (a 03.1437, dvp)
  m. Anne Rochfort
  ((i)) Christopher Fleming, 9th of Slane, 4th Lord (dsp 1457/8)
  ((ii)) Amy Fleming
  m. John Bellew
  ((iii)) Anne Fleming
  m. Walter Dillon
  m2. Elizabeth Wogan (dau of John Wogan, son of Sir David of Rathcoffey)
((B)) David Fleming, 10th of Slane, 5th Lord (d 30.03.1463)
  m. Alicia Dillon (d before 15.07.1472, dau of Sir Robert Dillon)
  ((i)) Thomas Fleming, 11th of Slane, 6th Lord (b c06.1452, dsp 08.12.1471)
  m1. (c1463) _ Preston (dau of Robert Preston, 4th Lord Gormanston)
  m2. Eleanor (possibly dau of Thomas, 7th Earl of Kildare)
  ((ii)) Margaret Fleming (b c1452)
  m. John D'Arcy of Platten
((iii))+ other issue - Anne (b c1451), Elizabeth (b c1453)
  m2. Catherine Butler (dau of James Butler, Earl of Ormonde)
  ((2)) William Fleming of Newcastle
  m. Jane Rochford
  ((A)) James Fleming, 12th of Slane, 7th Lord (d 28.03.1492) - continued below
  m. Elizabeth Welles (dau of Sir William Welles, Chancellor)
  ((B)) John Fleming had issue
  ((C)) Robert Fleming ancestor of Flemings of Drogheda
  (b) Margaret Fleming possibly of this generation
  m. William Basset of Tehidy & Trevalga (d 27.10.1384)
  ii. Richard le Fleming (d 1176)

 

 

James Fleming, 12th of Slane, 7th Lord (d 28.03.1492) - continued above
m. Elizabeth Welles (dau of Sir William Welles, Chancellor)
1. Christopher Fleming, 13th of Slane, 8th Lord (d 08.1517/8, Treasurer of Ireland)
  m1. (div) Ellys Fitzgerald (dau of Gerald FitzMaurice Fitzgerald, 8th Earl of Kildare)
  m2. (before 31.08.1512) Elizabeth Stukeley (d before 07.04.1526, dau of Nicholas Stukeley of Affeton by Anne Pomeroy)
  BE1883 identifies Elizabeth as mother of James but TCP notes that at least one other source suggests that his mother was Ellys.
  A. James Fleming, 14th of Slane, 9th Lord (b c1509, dsp before 04.11.1573)
  m1. (before 08.07.1528) Alice Fitzgerald (dau of Gerald Fitzgerald, 9th Earl of Kildare)
  m2. (before 02.04.1568) Ellis Plunkett (dau of Lord Killeen)
  B. Ellinor Fleming (dsp)
  C. Catherine Fleming
  m. Sir Christopher Barnewall of Crickstown
2. Sir George Fleming of Stephenstown
  m. Margaret Butler (sister of Piers Butler, Earl of Ormonde)
A. George Fleming (dsp)
  B. James Fleming of Stephenstown
  m. Ismay Dillon (dau of Sir Bartholomew Dillon)
  i. George Fleming
  ii. Thomas Fleming, 15th of Slane, 10th Lord (d 09.11.1597)
  m. Catherine Preston (dau of Jenico Preston, 3rd Viscount Gormanston)
  a. Catherine Fleming
  m. (before 1587) Piers Butler of the Old Abbey (d 1601)
  b. Ellinor Fleming (d 24.01.1616/7)
  m. William Fleming, 16th of Slane, 11th Lord (b c1557, d 1612) @@ just below
  C. Elinor Fleming
  m. Richard Aylmer of Lyons (b 1505, d 1559)
  D. Margaret Fleming
  m. Sir Thomas Nugent of Carlanstown
3. Thomas Fleming of Derpatrick
  m. Alison Cruice (dau of Walter Cruice of Navan)
A. William Fleming of Derpatrick
  m. Alice Eustace (dau of Oliver Eustace of Liscarton)
  i. George Fleming of Derpatrick
  m. Mary Cusack (dau/heir of Walter Cusack of Kilkarn)
  a. William Fleming, 16th of Slane, 11th Lord (b c1557, d before 24.11.1612)
  m. (bt 1582) Ellinor Fleming (d 24.01.1616/7, dau of Thomas Fleming, 15th of Slane, 10th Lord) @@ just above
  (1) Christopher Fleming, 17th of Slane, 12th Lord (d 09.07.1625)
  m.(by 1603) Ellinor Barnewall (dau of Sir Patrick Barnewall of Turvey)
  (A) Thomas Fleming, 18th of Slane, 13th Lord (b c01.1604, a 1643)
Thomas, a Franciscan friar, petitioned to have his brother take the title in his place. BE1883 reports that he was made Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin but this is not mentioned in TCP.
  (B) William Fleming, 19th of Slane, 14th Lord (d c1643)
  m. (before 18.01.1626/7) Anne MacDonnell (d before 22.10.1676, dau of Randal MacDonnell, 1st Earl of Antrim)
(i) Charles Fleming, 20th of Slane, 15th Lord (d unm 1660/1)
  (ii) Randal Fleming, 21st of Slane, 16th Lord (d 22.10.1676)
  m1. (by 1664) Eleanor Barnewall (d c1665, dau of Sir Richard Barnewall, 2nd Bart of Crickstown)
  (a) Mary Fleming (b c02.04.1665)
  m1. Richard Fleming of Staholmock
  ((1)) James Fleming (d unm)
  ((2)) Bridget Fleming (b 04.1689, d by 1769)
m. (05.1711) Randall Plunkett, 11th Lord Dunsany (d 16.03.1735)
  m2. Olive O'Gara (Colonel)
  ((3)) Charles O'Gara (d unm)
  m2. (by 1667) Penelope Moore (d c1676, dau of Henry Moore, 1st Earl of Drogheda)
  (b) Christopher Fleming, 22nd of Slane, 17th Lord, Viscount Longford (b 1669, d 14.07.1726)
  Christopher fought for King James at the battle of Boyne and was attainted.
  m. (19.09.1684) Ann Trant (dau of Sir Patrick Trant, 1st Bart)
  ((1)) Helen Fleming (b c1698, d unm 07.08.1748)
  (c) Alice Fleming (d 13.12.1753)
  m1. (1690) Sir Gregory Byrne, Bart (d 03.1712)
  m2. Thomas Warren (Colonel)
  (d)+ other issue (dsp) - Henry, Randall
(iii) Michael Fleming (dsp)
  (iv) William Fleming of Gillestown
  m. Anne Babe (dau of John Babe of Denver)
  (a) William Fleming of Fleming Hall, 'Lord Slane' (d 25.02.1746/7)
  m. Helen Stafford (dau of Francis Stafford of Portglenone)
  ((1)) Christopher Fleming of Fleming Hall, 'Lord Slane' (dsp 1772)
  m. Isabel Hamilton (dau of John Hamilton of Dulatter & Dunamanagh)
  ((2)) Anne Fleming (d 1798)
  m. Alexander MacNeill
  (C) John Fleming probably the Sir John who was father of ...
  (i) Eleanor Fleming
  m. John Purdon of Tullagh
  (D) Margaret Fleming
  m. (before 1633) Thomas Bourke, 2nd Viscount of Clanmories (dspm)
  (E)+ other issue - Patrick, James, Laurence
  (2) Cicely Fleming (d 1628)
  m. Sir Patrick Barnewall, 1st Bart of Crickstown (d 21.06.1624)
  (3)+ other issue - George, Thomas (Franciscan friar), James
  B. Edward Fleming of Sydon
4. Eleanor Fleming
  m. Edmund Plunkett, Lord Killeen (b c 1449, d 18.08.1510)
5.+ other issue - John, William

Main source(s): BE1883 (Fleming of Longford and Slane), TCP (Slane)
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