'Isaac1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Isaac (Isack) of Bolliott (Burriatt, in Atherington), Isacke of Heavitree, Isacke of Polslowe, Isaac of Westdown

                               
(1) We know of no connection between the families below. They had different coats of arms. They share the page for our convenience.
(2) Vivian spells the name of the following family as Isack but 'The Genealogist' spells it as Isaac whilst Tuckett uses Isaak. Somewhat arbitrarily, we give precedence to 'Isaac'.
Simon Isaac of Bolliott (Burriatt or Borriatt) in Atherington, Devon (bur 04.10.1570)
m. Johanna Berry (bur 21.04.1579, dau of John Berry of Devon, sister (not dau) of Thomas)
1. Robert Isaac of Bolliott (Burriatt) in Atherington (b 1538, bpt 23.08.1541, bur 29.10.1615)
  m. (14.05.1558) Katherine Chichester (bur 19.11.1615, dau of Robert Chichester of Hall (in Tawton), grandson of Richard hall son of Richard of Raleigh by Helena, dau of John Acland son of dau of Thomas Hext by Jane, dau of John Fortesceue)
  A. Robert Isaac bpt 02.08.1571, bur 19.01.1575-6)
  B. Arthur Isaac 'of Arlington' (bpt 28.03.1584, a 1622)
  m. (22.02.1615-6) Mary Garland (dau of Thomas Garland of Whitfield)
  C. Lawrence Isaac of London (bpt 21.08.1586, bur 18.03.1652-3)
  m1. Margaret (bur 26.10.1626)
  i. Lawrence Isaac (bur 16.11.1673)
  m. (04.12.1662) Anne Nash
a.+ issue - Lawrence (bpt 18.01.1665-6), Joan (bpt 10.12.1663), Mary (bpt 05.08.1668)
  m2. Joan (bur 10.02.1679-80)
  ii.+ other issue - Robert (bpt 07.10.1629. bur 11.12.1701), Grace (bur 01.1649-50)
D. Francis Isaac of Barnstaple & Westdown, etc., Devon (bpt 07.07.1589-90)
  m1. (c12.1618) Joanna Welsh (dsp 1620, dau of John Welsh of Barnstaple)
  m2. (c1622) Grace Roberts (bur 06.01.1653, dau/coheir of Richard Roberts of Combmartin (by Phillis Avery) son of John Roberts by Joan, dau of John Collamore of Liscot by dau of ?? Hext of Pickwell, son of Thomas Hext by dau of Humphrey Poyntz of Acton)
  i. Robert Isaac of Westdown
  m. (27.10.1653-4) Ann Codrington (dau of John Codrington of Didmarton (by Anna), brother of Christopher)
  a. Robert Isaac of Westdown (b 19.11.1657)
  m. (09.05.1692) Elizabeth Ellis (bpt 28.11.1665, dau/heir of Arthur Ellis of Herne (by Elizabeth Hill), widow of ?? Skiffe)
  (1) Elizabeth Isaac (bpt 06.11.1694, a 1746)
  m. Humphrey Pyke of Nethercott (bur 15.12.1745)
  (A) Robert Isaac Pyke of Chew Magna (bpt 10.04.1721, bur 29.05.1784)
m. Rebecca
  (i) John Pyke (bpt 12.11.1752, dsp bur 21.02.1780)
  (B) John Pyke (bpt 26.03.1728, d before 19.10.1810)
  m. (07.11.1759) Susannah Law (bur 12.10.1786, dau of John Law)
  (i) John Pyke (bpt 09.09.1762, d before 25.08.1844)
  m. Ann Hogg Salmon (d 1820, uda of Thomas Salmon, sister of Thomas)
  (a) John Pyke of Parracombe (b 1798, bur 01.02.1868, rector of Parracombe) had issue
m. (14.03.1838) Elizabeth Nott (b 16.09.1807, bur 20.03.1858, dau of John Nott of Bydown, sister/coheir of John)
  ii. Maria Isaac (b c1625)
  m. William Risdon of Winscott (son of Tristram the antiquary)
  m3. (05.11.1657) Margaret Fortescue (dau of James Fortescue of Littlehampton, widow of John Roberts)
  E. Elizabeth Isaac (bpt 15.08.1566)
  m. (31.07.1591) Francis Cliffe
  F. Christian Isaac
  m. (02.10.1587) Thomas Burgoine
  G. Lettice Isaac (bpt 28.12.1576)
  m. (04.02.1600-1) John Rowleby (Rowleley)
  H. Honor Isaac (bpt 25.04.1574)
  m. (13.05.1601) Arthur Leyman
  I. Joan Isaac (bpt 25.09.1579)
  m. (13.06.1619) Humphry Payne
  J. Margaret Isaac (bpt 07.01.1582-3)
  m. (16.11.1613) Hugh Vygors (Vigures)
2. Wilmot Isaac
  m. (28.07.1561) John Braunton

 

 

Vivian spells the name of the following family as Isaack or Isacke whilst Tuckett uses Isacke. Somewhat arbitrarily, we give precedence to 'Isacke'.
?? Isaack (Isacke) of Autry St. Mary ("whose Auncestors came out of Kent")
m1. ??
1. John Isacke of Hevetree (b c1534, a 1620)
  m. Alice Collins (dau of Thomas Collins of Ottery St. Mary)
  A. Thomas Isacke of Polslowe, Devon
  m. Grace Hickes (dau of Thomas Hickes of Cornwall)
  i. Thomas Isacke of Polslowe (bpt 05.02.1589-90, bur 01.01.1659-60)
  m. Susanna Heale (bur 22.04.1656, dau of Walter Heale of Gnayton, sister of Sampson)
  ii. Roger Isacke (b c1592, a 1620)
  m. Ursula Hayes (dau of John Hayes of Mill)
  a. Sebastian Isacke of Polslowe, Heavitree (b c1615, d 08.11.1688)
  (1) Sebastian Isacke of Polslowe (bur 25.12.1700)
  m. Frances (bur 28.01.1695-6)
  (A) Frances Isacke
  m. (10.06.1700) George Yard of Exeter
  (B) Ursula Isacke
  m. (22.01.1711-2) Renatus Palmer
  (C) Elizabeth Isacke (bpt 29.03.1677)
  m. (29.01.1709-10) Abraham Payne (son of Abraham?)
(2) William Isacke (bur 23.08.1711) the connection to William is 'dotted', impyling some uncertainty
  (A) William Isacke (bpt 12.07.1684, d 26.08.1761, 2nd son)
  (i) William Isacke (bur 31.01.1706-7)
  (B) Mary Isacke (bpt 08.10.1696)
  m. (19.10.1727) William Glynde
  (C)+ other issue - John (bpt 18.05.1681, bur 24.09.1729), Thomas (bpt 11.03.1685-6), Henry (bpt 15.10.1689), Jonathan (bpt 11.08.1692), Samuel (bpt 10.06.1693), Jonathan (bpt 29.10.1700), Elizabeth (bpt 07.11.1677), judith (bpt 18.09.1682, bur 14.04.1743), Mary (bpt 15.11.1694, d infant)
  (3) Mary Isaaac (bur 25.09.1682) possibly of this generation
  m. (29.04.1669) George Prestwood (bur 22.03.1682-3)
  b.+ other issue (a 1620) - Thomas (b c1617), William (b c1619)
  iii. Richard Isacke (b c1595, a 1620)
  B. William Isacke
  m. Dionis Pinne (d 23.07.1655, dau of Thomas Pinne of Hevetree, relict of Philip Duck)
  C. Roger Isacke
  m. ?? (from France)
  i. David Isacke
  D. Erasmus Isacke
  m. _ Bound of Iplepen (Ipplepen)
  i.+ issue - Erasmus (bpt 03.08.1603), John (bpt 14.08.1608), Elizabeth (bpt 19.04.1607)
  E. Mary Isacke
  m. John Borough
  F.+ other issue - Elizabeth, Margaret
m2. _ Wheton

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Isack of Buryott', p502+), 'The Genealogist' (vol 4, George Marshall, 1800, 'Pedigree of Isaac of Westdown, etc., Co. Devon', p118+), BLG1952 ('Pyke-Nott formerly of Bydown') with some support from 'Devonshire Pedigrees' by John Tuckett (p4)
(2) For lower section : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Isacke of Polslowe', p501), with a little support/input from 'Devonshire Pedigrees' by John Tuckett (p11)
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