'Hornyold1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Hornyold of Blackmore Park, Hornyold of Bredon, Hornyold of Hanley Castle, Hornyold of Knightley

BLG1886 reports that "The family of Hornyold, or, as the name was originally written, de Horningwold and de Hornywold, is of Saxon origin, and has possessed lands in co. Worcester since the 13th century." According to BLG1952, proofs of the (earlier) family pedigree were destroyed during the Civil War so that it now starts with ...
John Hornyold of Hanley & Hartlebury (& Bredon) (Worcestershire), Governor of Calais (d before 09.03.1543, Auditor of the Exchequer)
m. Katharine Butler described by BLG1886 as Mary "an heiress, cousin to the Earl of Ormonde"
1. Jasper Hornyold or Horniold of Bredon (bur 12.11.1567)
m. Eleanor Gower (bur 08.01.1581, dau of _ Gower of Colmers)
  A. George Hornyold of Bredon (d 09.02.1617-8)
  m. Alice Wylde (dau of Thomas Wylde of Droitwich)
  i. Thomas Hornyold of Bredon (bpt 24.09.1580, d 25.09.1632)
  m. Elizabeth Underhill (bpt 18.08.1580, bur 07.1641, dau of Edward Underhill of Ettington)
  a. Thomas Hornyold of Bredon (b c1611, bur 28.08.1670)
  m. (02.06.1642) Mary Pawlett
  b. John Hornyold (bpt 05.01.1617)
  c. Jane Hornyold (bpt 12.09.1613)
  m. John Brown of Wick
ii. Giles Hornyold of Longdon (bpt 04.08.1595, d before 30.09.1651)
  m. Katherine Richards (d 27.07.1659, dau of William Richards)
  a.+ issue (a 1634) - George (bpt 22.09.1627), Anne (bpt 26.10.1620), Mary (bpt 01.03.1624)
  iii. Katherine Hornyold probably of this generation
m. John Winford of Astley (bpt 1578)
2. John Hornyold of Blackmore Park, Worcestershire (d 25.04.1575, Auditor of the Exchequer)
  m. Katherine Talcarne (dau of John Talcarne of Talcarne, widow of George Wade of London)
  A. Ralph Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle (b 1558-9, d 1588)
  m. (1581) Margaret Lygon (b 1565, dau of Richard Lygon of Madresfield, m2. Francis Moore)
  i. John Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle (b c1583, d Worcester 1643)
  m. Elizabeth Russell (dau of Sir Thomas Russell of Strensham, sister of Sir William, Bart)
  a. Thomas Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle (b c1627, d before 09.1691)
m1. Margaret Gower (bur 27.12.1676, dau of Robert Gower of Colemers Court & Woodhall)
  (1) Robert Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle (b c1658, d 03.08.1712)
  m. Bridget Windsor (dau of Anthony Windsor of St. Nicholas & Knightley (son/heir of Sir Edmund or Edward, brother of Henry, 5th Lord Windsor) by Frances, dau of Sir Walter Blount, Bart of Sodington)
  (A) John Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Knightley (b 1678-9, d 20.04.1771)
m. Mary Mostyn (d 1731, dau of Sir Pyers Mostyn, 2nd Bart of Talacre)
  (i) Thomas Hornyold of Blackmore Park (b c1719, d 25.02.1799, 1st/2nd son)
  m. (18.06.1748) Mary Towneley (d 1762, dau of Richard Towneley of Towneley by Mary Widdrington)
  (a) Thomas Hornyold of Blackmore Park (b 19.11.1755, d 31.12.1814)
  m. (15.10.1786) Teresa Fitzherbert (d 18.12.1815, dau of Thomas Fitzherbert of Swynnerton)
((1)) Thomas Hornyold of Blackmore Park, Hanley Castle & Knightley (b 29.01.1791, dsp 17.01.1859)
  m1. Bridget Webbe-Weston (dau of John Webbe-Weston of Sutton Place)
  m2. Lucy Saunders (dau of William Saunders of Worcester)
  ((2)) Teresa Hornyold (b 04.10.1787, d 24.03.1860)
  m. (06.09.1808) John Vincent Gandolfi of London & East Sheen (d 22.08.1818)
  Their son inherited Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle and assumed the name Hornyold.
((3)) Maria Hornyold (d 04.04.1850, nun)
  (b) Charles Hornyold
  (c) Bridget Hornyold (d 30.04.1825)
  m. (c1783) Charles Bodenham of Rotherwas (d 05.04.1826)
  (ii) Winifred Hornyold (d 12.01.1791)
  m. John Berington of Mote Hall
  (iii)+ other issue - John (Bishop of Philomelia), 3 daughters
  (B) Frances Hornyold
  m. (1717) Edward Hanford of Woolashall Park
  (2) Margaret Hornyold
  m. Charles Pegge of Yeldersley Manor
  (3)+ other issue - Thomas (b c1664, a 1683), John (b c1666, a 1683), Francis (b c1667, a 1683), Ralph (b c1673, a 1683), 2 sons (d young), Mary, Elizabeth, Anne, Winifred, Catherine, 4 daughters (d young)
  m2. Dorothy Brent (dau of George Brent of Stoke, son of Richard of Stoke)
  (18) Dorothy Hornyold (b 1682-3)
  b. Anne Hornyold
  m. John Gomond of Kilpeck
  c.+ other issue (d unm) - John (d 1667), Mary (a 1683), Elizabeth, Margaret (a 1683), Frances (d unm)
  ii. Ralph Hornyold of the Temple (d unm)
3.+ 2 sons and 8 daughters

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Hornyold-Strickland of Sizergh), BLG1886 (Hornyold of Blackmore Park), Visitation (Worcestershire, 1634, Hornyold), Visitation (Worcestershire, 1683, Hornyold of Blackmore Park)
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