'Jodrell1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Jodrell of Twemlow, Jodrell of Yeardsley

According to Commoners, "The first of the name on record was possessed of lands in Derbyshire, within the manor of High Peak, 14th Edward I" (1285-6). His great-grandson was ...
William Jauderell, 1st of Yeardsley-cum-Whaley, Cheshire (archer under the Black Prince)
m. (1355) Agnes de Brashawe (dau of Robert de Bradshawe)
1. Roger or Robert Jauderell of Yeardsley & Wheston (esquire of the body to King Richard II)
  A. ?? Jauderell
  i. ?? Jauderell or Joudrell
  Fifth in lineal descent from the above Roger/Robert was the undermentioned Roger who m2. Ellen Knutsford. Visitation starts with that Roger's grandfather ...
a. Roger Joudrell or Jodrell of Irdeslewal (a 1402)
  (1) Nicholas Joudrell or Jodrell of Yourdesley (Yeardsley) (d 1527-8)
  (A) Roger Joudrell or Jodrell of Yeardsley (d 1548)
  m1. (1500-1) Isabel Sutton (dau of John Sutton of Sutton)
  m2. Ellen Knutsford (d 1548, dau/coheir of Roger Knutsford of Twemlow)
  (i) Edmund Jodrell of Yeardsley (d 1630) - continued below
  m. Katherine Kelsall (d 1637, dau of James Kelsall of Bradshaw)
  (ii) Bridgett Jodrell (a 02.1607)
  m1. John Pott of Dunge
  m2. Lened (Leonard) Shawcross of Shawcross
  (iii) Martha Jodrell
m. John Cawley of Wiltshire
  (iv) Barbara Jodrell
  m. Richard Smithe of Oxfordshire
  (v)+ other issue - Ottewell (dsp), Ame, Grace
  Possibly of this generation, being identified as a 2nd son (of this family), was...
  (B) John Jodrell of Yerdesley
  m. _ Beeley of Moorehouse (heir)
  (2) John Jodrell
  (A) George Jodrell
  (i) George Jodrell
  (3) Ottewell Jodrell
  (A) Anne Jodrell
  (4) Elinor Jodrell possibly fits here
  m. Anthony Shalcross of Shalcross
2. Thomas Jauderell had issue
  m. _ Bailey (dau of _ Bailey of Moor House, Staffordshire)
3.+ other issue - John, Robert/Roger, Alice



Edmund Jodrell of Yeardsley (b c1541, bur 31.08.1630) - continued above
m. (c1559) Katherine Kelsall (bur 24.11.1637, dau of James Kelsall of Bradshaw)
1. Edmund Jodrell of Yeardsley, Sheriff of Cheshire (d 05.10.1656)
  m. Mary Holt (bur 08.02.1654-5, dau of John Holt of Stubley) father-in-law called Robert by Commoners
A. Edmund Jodrell of Yeardsley & Twemlow, Sheriff of Cheshire (bpt 08.03.1635-6, bur 17.12.1713)
  m. (07.11.1661) Elizabeth Burdett (bur 07.12.1707, dau of Sir Francis Burdett, Bart of Foremark)
  i. Edmund Jodrell of Yeardsley & Twemlow the first mentioned by FMG
  m. Elizabeth Molyneux (dau of Sir John Molyneux, Bart of Tevershal)
  a. Francis Jodrell of Yeardsley & Twemlow, Sheriff of Cheshire (b 1689)
  m1. (1713) Hannah Ashton (dau/heir of John Ashton or Assheton of Yorkshire & Lancashire)
(1) Francis Jodrell of Yeardsley & Twemlow, Sheriff of Cheshire (b 1723, dvp)
  m. (19.12.1750) Jane Butterworth (dau/coheir of Thomas Butterworth of Manchester, m2. Hon. George Sempil)
  (A) Frances Jodrell, heiress of Yeardsley
  m. (1775) John Bower of Manchester, later Jodrell of Yeardsley, Henbury & Taxal (d 1796)
  (i) Francis Jodrell of Yeardsley & Henbury, Sheriff of Cheshire (d 05.03.1828-9) had issue
  m. (1807) Maria Lemon (dau of Sir William Lemon, Bart of Carclew by Jane, dau of James Buller of Morval)
  (ii) Harriet Jodrell (d 1844)
  m. (1799) Shakespeare Phillips of Manchester (son of Nathaniel of Hollinghurst)
(iii) (Frances) Maria Jodrell
  m. John Stratton
  (iv)+ other issue - Thomas Marsden (d Rosetta, Captain), Edmund Henry (dsp 02.1868, Lt. Colonel)
  (B) Elizabeth Jodrell, heiress of Twemlow
  m. (21.09.1778) Egerton Leigh of High Leigh
  (C) Susan Jodrell (dsp)
  (2)+ sons (dvp(spm?))
  m2. (sp) Mary Gregg (dau/coheir of Edward Gregg of Hopwood)
  ii. Maria Jodrell possibly of this generation
m. John Baskervyle of Old Withington & Blackden (a 1703)
  B. Maria Jodrell (bpt 01.07.1638)
  m. Thomas Kynnersley of Loxley
2. Margaret Jodrell
  m. John Mere of Mere (b 1564)
3. Elizabeth Jodrell
  m. Robert Milers (Barnes) of Marple (d 1632)
4. Mary Jodrell
  m. Richard Sawcross (Shallcross) of Derbyshire (d 1653)
5. Bridgett Jodrell
  m. James Antrobus of Knotesford
6. Anne Jodrell
  m. Francis Potte of Potte (d 1627)
7. Amey Jodrell
  m. Francis Ashenhurst of Ashenhurst (or Beard?) (d 1636)
8.+ other issue - Edward/Edmund (dsp), John (dsp), James( dsp 1613), Roger (dsp 1632), Frances (d unm 1631)

Main source(s): Commoners (vol I, Jodrell of Yeardsley, p226+), Visitation (Cheshire, 1613 & 1663, Jodrell of Yeardsley) with support for lower section from FMG (vol I, MS121, Philips-Jodrel) and some from BLG1886 (Jodrell of Yeardsley)
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