'Glynne5'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Glynn of Glynn (Glyn of Glyn), Glynn of Liverpool, Glynn of Morval

                               
(1) BLG1952 reports that this family "undoubtedly derives its name from the ancient manor of Glynn ... (near) Bodmin, in the parish of Cardinham".
(2) BLG1952 starts its pedigree with Thomas de Glyn (a 1327) but provides a little information about earlier generations in its preamble, including notice that Thomas was "apparently a younger son" of the senior line. The following connection with that senior line is presumptuous and so is shown in italics. After consideration of the dates, in particular the dates of the heiress Johanna and her husband Sir John Carmynhow, we presume that Thomas was in fact son of a younger son.
?? de Glyn
1. Sir John Glynn of Glynn, Cornwall
  A. Johanna Glynn (d 1349)
  m. Sir John Carmynhow (d before 08.11.1329)
2. ?? de Glyn
  A. Thomas de Glyn (a 1327, 1380)
  m. Olivia
  i. Henry Glynn (a 1370)
  m. Johanna
  a. Thomas Glynn "whose son was, almost certainly" ...
  (1) Thomas Glynn of Lanhydrock
m. Jane Cliker (dau/heir of William Cliker of Cliker)
  (A) Thomas Glyn of Glyn, Cornwall (b c1427)
  Thomas re-acquired Glynn from the Hugh Courtenay who married Margaret Carminow who was descended from the Johanna Glynn who is shown above as heiress of Glynn. BLG1952 suggests that this Thomas was the first mentioned by Visitation (Cornwall, 1620) but in fact, as far as we can see from the copy we have of the Harleian Society's version of that visitation, that was his grandson.
  (i) Thomas Glyn of Glyn
  m. Rose Trecarron
(a) Thomas Glyn of Glyn (3rd son) - continued below
  m. Alice Dennys (dau/heir of Richard Dennys of Blagdon by Meliora)
  (b)+ other issue - Henry (priest), Nicholas (dsp)
  (B) John Glynn of Morval, Cornwall (d 29.08.1472)
m. Jane
  (i) John Glynn of Morval (b c1449, d 03.05.1512)
  m. Katherine Fulford (dau of Humphry Fulford, widow of Ralph Prye)
  (a) Thomasine Glynn
  m1. Michael Vyvyan (a 1507, Sheriff)
  m2. Richard Coode 'of Morval'
  (b) Elizabeth Glynn (d 24.12.1513)
  m1. Edward Kendall of Pelyn
  m2. Gilbert Becket of Cartuther
  (c) Margaret Glynn (b 1488-9)
  m. Sir William Godolphin of Godolphin (d 1570)
  (C) Blanch Glynn probably of this generation
  m. Edward Littleton of Polscoth

 

 

Thomas Glyn of Glyn - continued above
m. Alice Dennys (dau/heir of Richard Dennys of Blagdon by Meliora)
1. Nicholas Glyn of Glyn (d 11.10.1580)
  m1. Constance Brian (dsp, dau of John Brian)
m2. Elizabeth Talkerne (dau of John Talkerne of Talkerne)
  A. William Glyn of Glyn (d 1613)
  m. Ann Crewse (dau/heir of Anthony Crewse of Liskeard)
  i. Nicholas Glyn of Glyn, Sheriff of Cornwall (d 20.12.1625)
  m. Jane Kendall (d 1643, dau of Walter Kendall of Pelyn)
  a. William Glyn of Glyn (b c1599, d 05.08.1664)
  m. (1632) Alice Harris (dau of Arthur Harris of Hayne, Sheriff)
(1) Nicholas Glynn of Glynn, Sheriff of Cornwall (bpt 30.10.1633, d 26.03.1697)
  m. Gertrude Dennis (dau/coheir of Anthony Dennis of Orlegh)
  (A) Denis Glynn of Glynn (bpt 04.08.1668, bur 14.04.1705)
  m1. Elizabeth Foote (dau/heir of Samuel Foote of Wenworthy)
  (i) William Glynn of Glynn (bur 22.11.1727)
m. (15.09.1709) Rose Prideaux (bur 03.03.1736-7, dau of John Prideaux of Padstow)
  (a) Nicholas Glynn of Glynn, Sheriff of Cornwall (b 05.01.1712-3, bur 22.06.1744)
  m. (1734) Elizabeth Nichols (d 1771, dau/heir of John Nicholls of Trevane & Davidstowe)
  ((1)) William Glynn of Glynn (bpt 11.11.1735, d unm)
  (b) John Glynn of Glynn (bpt 30.08.1722, d 16.09.1779, Recorder of London & Exeter)
m. (1763) Susannah Margaret Oglander (d 1816, dau of Sir John Oglander of Nunwell, 4th Bart)
  ((1)) Edmund John Glynn, last of Glynn, Sheriff of Cornwall b c1763, d 1840)
  m. (1790) Elizabeth Worsley (dau/coheir of Edward Meux Worsley of Gatcombe)
  ((A)) Elizabeth Anne Glynn (bpt 17.06.1795, d 13.09.1828)
  m. (17.07.1818) Henry William Petre of Dunkenhalgh
  ((B)) Frances Mary Glynn (bpt 17.06.1795)
  m. (1820) Charles Prideaux-Brune of Place
((2)) Anthony William Glynn of Fairy Hill, Isle of Wight (b 01.10.1766, d 02.1819, rector of Lesnewth & Kingstone) had issue
  m. (07.07.1800) Sukey Margaret Oglander (d 05.04.1840, dau of Sir William Oglander of Nunwell, 5th Bart)
  ((3)) Henry Richard Glynn (b 02.09.1768, d 20.07.1856, Admiral) had issue
  m1. Maria Batt (bur 23.12.1812, dau of J. Batt of Moditonham)
  m2. _ Speke (dsp)
  m3. _ Incledon (dsp)
  ((4)) Susannah Margaret Glynn of Bideford (b 1774-5, d 07.1855)
  m2. Bridget Hoblyn (dau of Edward Hoblyn of Colquite)
  (ii)+ other issue
  (2) John Glynn of Cardinham & St. Martin-in-the-fields (Middlesex) (bur 04.04.1689, of the Middle Temple)
  (A) John Glynn of Bodmin & Polmawgan (d 1751, 2nd son)
  m. Elizabeth Peters (dau/heir of Henry Peters)
  (i) Henry Glynn of Wincanton, Somerset (bpt 11.11.1713, bur 02.01.1786)
  m. Mary Day of Wincanton
  (a) Dennys Glynn of Dartmouth (b 1741, d 1838)
  m. (1778) Elizabeth Laffer (dau of Richard Laffer of Alternon)
  ((1)) Henry Glynn of Liverpool (b 1788, d 1808) had issue
  m1. Mary Cosens Alger (dau of John Alger of Plymouth)
  m2. Christina Hind (dau of John Hind of Liverpool, widow of William Lucas)
  m3. Celia Ann Black (dau of Martin Gay Black of Halifax (Nova Scotia), widow of Thomas Canon)
  (b) Henry Glynn of Cheriton Bishop, Devon
  m. (07.03.1774) Jane Laffer (dau of Richard Laffer of Alternon)
((1)) John Glynn of Liverpool (bpt 08.02.1779, d 17.08.1847, shipowner) had issue
  m. (1800) Betsy Dashper (dau of Edward Dashper of Dartmouth)
  ((2))+ other issue
  (B)+ other issue - William (bur 17.02.1719), Jane
  (3)+ other issue -William (d before 28.08.1672), Philip
  b. Walter Glyn (b c1610, a 1620)
  c. Loveday Glyn
  m. Thomas Hearle of Trenouth
  ii. William Glyn of Wendron (d before 11.1615, 3rd son) had issue
  m1. Mary Rice (dau/heir of Thomas Rice of Trewardrevha)
m2. Mary Roscrowe (a 1615)
  iii. Phillippa Glyn
  m. John Incledon of Bratton
  iv.+ other issue - George, Joan
  B. Nicholas Glyn (d c1602)
  m. Joan Bonython (dau of John Bonython of Bonython)
  C. Margery Glyn
  m. Joan Trevidon
  D. Mary Glyn
  m. John Harry alias Trevareck
2. John Glyn of Boyton, Cornwall
  m. Thomasin Carlyon (dau of Nicholas Carlyon of Carlyon Key)
  A. John Glynn of Boyton
  m. Mary Treweike (dau of Robert Treweike of Stediens)
  i. John Glynn of Boyton (bpt 10.02.1577, a 1620, 2nd son)
  m. Anne Menwynnick (dau of Robert Menwynnick of Menwynnick)
  a. John Glynn (bpt 05.08.1690, d by 1649?)
  m. Prudence Risden of Aston
  b.+ other issue - Robert (bpt 30.06.1610, a 1649), George (bpt 23.09.1612)
  ii. Phillipp(a) Glynn (bpt 10.09.1582)
  m. Tristram Peirse of Tamerton
  iii.+ other issue - Leonard (bpt 11.12.1578, dsp), William (bpt 04.08.1581)
3. Jane Glynn
  m. Richard Downe
4. Thomasine Glynn
  m. William Langford of Langford Hill

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Glyyn formerly of Glynn) with just a little support/input from Visitation (Cornwall, 1620, Glyn)
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