'Kemeys2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Kemeys of Bertholey, Kemeys of Clonmore, Kemeys of Falsgrave, Kemeys in Fern Castle, Kemeys of Kemeys, Kemeys of Kilmeague, Kemmis of Rossnaclouagh, Kemmis of Shaen

George Kemeys of Kemeys and Llantrissent (d c1585)
m1. Blanche Kemeys (dau of Edward Lewis Kemeys of the Van)
1. Edward Kemeys of Kemeys, Llantrissent, etc., Sheriff of Monmouthshire (d 10.02.1623)
  m1. Cecil Williams (dau of Roger Williams of Llangibby Castle)
A. George Kemeys (bpt 17.02.1584, dvpsp before 05.06.1621)
  m. (01.1614) Mary Thomas (dau of Edmond Thomas of Wenvoe)
  B. Elizabeth Kemeys (d 10.05.1670)
  m. Thomas Reynolds of Llantrissent
  m2. Joan Lewis (d c12.1628, dau of William Lewis of St. Pierre, Sheriff of Monmouthshire)
  C. William Kemeys of Kemeys, Sheriff of Monmouthshire (b 1593, d before 03.02.1648)
  m1. Ann Jones (d by 1644, dau of William Jones of Treowen, Sheriff)
  i. Edward Kemeys of Kemeys (Colonel)
  m. Frances Lewis (d before 1660, dau of Sir Thomas Lewis of Penmark Place)
  a. William Kemeys of Kemeys, Sheriff of Monmouthshire (b c1647, d 04.07.1681)
  m. (1671) Dorothy Morgan (dau of William Morgan of Pencrug)
  (1) George Kemeys of Kemeys, Sheriff of Monmouthshire (dsp bur 11.04.1722, 2nd son)
  m. Rachel Oates (bur 27.08.1712, dau of Roger Oates, younger of Cefntyle, cousin)
  (2)+ other issue - William (d before 1686), Edmund (d young after 1690), Edward (b before 1690, bur 14.06.1706), Frances (b c1668, d unm 20.08.1735), Mary (b c1669, d unm 04.12.1751), Elizabeth (d c04.1714)
  b. Edward Kemeys of Cardiff, Beganstone and Whitchurch (b after 1640, bur 23.11.1723)
  m. Anne (a 1743)
  (1) Anne Kemeys (a 04.1748)
  m. (after 03.1724) Thomas Morgan of Cardiff (d before 28.04.1748)
  c. Anne Kemeys (d unm 02.12.1671)
d. Frances Kemeys (d 07.10.1722)
  m. Oliver St. John of Highlight, later of Penmark Castle
  ii. Ann Kemeys
  m. George Watkins of Trederlergh or Rumney (d 1672)
  iii. Letitia Kemeys
  m. Erasmus Bedloe (d before 1660, son of Isaac Bedloe)
  iv.+ other issue - William of Usk (b c1626, dsp before 13.07.1652), Charles of Usk (dsp before 19.04.1675), Edmund (a 1651, dsp), Nicholas (a 1651), Jane (d unm 10.1675)
  m2. (c01.1639) Catherine Morgan (d 20.04.1684, dau of Thomas Morgan of Easton)
  ix. Katherine Kemeys
  m. Charles Price of Llanfoist (d before 1700)
  x.+ other issue - George of Magor (dsp by 11.1686), Mary (d unm 10.1700)
  D. Edward Kemeys of Bertholey, Sheriff of Monmouthshire (b 1595, d before 19.03.1658)
  m. (c1625) Alice Thomas (dau of John ap Thomas Jenkin)
  i. Edward Kemeys of Bertholey (b c1625, d befoe 02.08.1682)
  m. (1655) Margaret Morgan (dau of William Morgan of Pencrug)
  a. Edward Kemeys of Bertholey (d 17.10.1710)
  m. (c03.1689) Anne Bray (d 1722, dau of Reginald Bray of Great Barrington)
(1) Edward Kemeys of Bertholey (b 1690, d unm bur 25.04.1736)
  (2) Reginald Kemeys of Bertholey (d 1739)
  m. Jane Proby (d before 21.01.1742, dau of Rev. Charles Proby)
  (A) Jane Kemeys of Bertholey (bpt 30.12.1728, d 26.09.1797)
  m. (22.02.1747) John Gardner, later Kemeys (d 1793)
  (i) John Kemeys Gardner Kemeys of Bertholey, Sheriff of Monmouthshire (b 1757, 09.10.1830)
  m. Sarah Broadbent (d 02.01.1815, dau of Mathew Broadbent)
  (a) Jane Sarah Garnder Kemeys of Bertholey
  m. (02.11.1809) Colthurst Bateman of Bartholey House (b 02.10.1780, d 1859)
  (b) Sarah Broadbent Kemeys (bpt 21.10.1789, d unm 03.10.1804)
  (ii) Jane Gardner or Kemeys
  m. Providence Hansard
  (iii) Susan Margaret Gardner or Kemeys (b 13.11.1761, d unm 18.10.1848)
  (B) Anne Kemeys (b c1730, d 25.12.1801)
  m. (28.01.1757) James Clitheroe of Boston House (d 09.05.1805)
  (C) Mary Kemeys
  m. (1751) John Lewis
  (D) Susannah Audrey Kemeys (d 04.11.1800)
  m. Robert Riddel of Carzfield
  (3) Charles Kemeys of Usk and Llantrissent (bur 03.10.1751)
  m. (05.02.1733) Lettice Jones (bur 08.11.1744, Mrs Herbert)
  (A) Charles Kemeys (d young, bur 11.05.1737)
  (4) Margaret Kemeys (d unm c1751)
  a. Roger Kemeys of Courtbleddyn House (b c1659, d 23.07.1728)
  m1. (after 1682) Elizabeth Harries (bur 15.01.1686, dau of George Harries of Newchurch)
m2. Mary Long (d c06.09.1737, dau of Robert Long of Monmouth)
  (1) Edward Kemeys of Panteg (b 27.07.1693, d unm by 09.1755, 2nd son)
  (2) George Kemeys of Westgate House, Newport, and of Panteg (bpt 08.08.1694, d 30.04.1750)
  m. Anne of Caerleon (d 10.04.1770)
  (A) Roger Kemeys (bpt 25.07.1725, d 13.02.1728)
  (B) George Kemeys of Newport (b c1729, dsp 07.02.1805)
  m1. (06.02.1758) Sarah Evans (dsp 19.01.1759, dau of William Evans of Chepstow)
  m2. (1767) Eleanor Carne (dsp 06.04.1803, dau of John Carne of Nash and Marcham)
  (C) William Kemeys of Maendy, etc, Sheriff of Glamorgan (bpt 25.03.1732, dsp 06.06.1807)
  m1. Catherine Gwyn (dau of Thomas Gwyn of Pent-y-Corred)
  m2. Charlotte Jones (bur 28.07.1772, dau of Charles Jones of Ford)
  m3. Mary Fettiplace (d 23.04.1798, dau of Thomas Fettiplace of Swinbrook)
  (D) Mary Kemeys (a 1770)
  m. Henry Shapman of Peterston
  (3) Mary Kemeys (bpt 10.12.1697, d by 1781)
  m1. (before 1741) William Morgan
  m2. (15.04.1748) Samuel Evans of Goldcliffe
(4) Margaret Kemeys (bpt 20.10.1699, d 30.10.1769)
  m. (24.05.1743) Rev. Richard Vaughan Norman of Usk
  (5) Ann Kemeys (bpt 21.12.1702, d 22.11.1759)
  m. Evan Jones of Llanfrechva and Ynisarwedd, Sheriff of Monmouthshire
  (6)+ other issue - Robert of Monmouth (bpt 26.10.1690, dvp unm before 1722), Roger (bpt 27.01.1696, bur 11.1696), Anne (b/d 08.1701)
  c. William Kemeys of Chepstow (b after 1659, d c1704)
  m1. Mary Evans (dau of Thomas Evans of Llangattock)
  (1) William Kemeys or Kemmis of Llangeview (d before 1717) - continued below
  m. Mary Evans (dau of Thomas Evans of Llangattock-vibon-Avel)
  m2. Elizabeth Lewis (a 1710, sister of Henry Lewis of Trelleck)
  (2)+ other issue - Lewis (bpt 08.02.1693, bur 29.03.1704), George (bpt 29.04.1695), Edward (bpt 11.11.1696), Elizabeth (a 1718)
  d. Lewis Kemeys of Kilmeague and Falsgrave (b after 1660, Lt. Colonel)
  m1. (before 1692) Mary
  (1) Nicholas Kemeys of Falsgrave (b 1692, d before 06.10.1731)
  m. (14.01.1716) Mary Witty (d 01.1748, dau of Ralph Witty of Faslgrave)
  (A) Edward Kemeys of Falsgrave (bpt 08.11.1723, d before 30.06.1753, 2nd son)
  m. Hannah Fowler
  (i) William Kemeys of Scarborough, New York (bpt 13.10.1749, to America) had issue
  m. Elizabeth Thornton of Scarborough, Yorkshire
  (B)+ other issue - Nicholas (bpt 02.208.1717, a 1731), Charles, Mary of Falsgrave (bpt 24.07.1727, a 1752), Witty (bpt 20.08.1731)
  (2) Lewis Kemeys of Kilmeague (bpt 01.06.1695, d 10.07.1728)
  m. Alice Wedgewood (dau of Thomas Wedgewood of Downings)
  (A) John Kemeys of Kilmeague and Downings
  (B) Mary Kemeys (b c1720)
  m. William Bonyng of Kilmeague
  (3)+ other issue - Edward (bpt 27.06.1697, d before 1706), Charles (b 1698, d 11.09.1733, professor), Nevill (d c1731), Margaret (bpt 27.06.1698, d c1706)
  m2. (c05.1701) Mary Betson (d c1675, dau of _ Betson of Whiyby)
  e. Elizabeth Kemeys (d before 1717)
  m. John Jones of Llantrissent
  ii. Thomas Kemeys of Littleton Drew, later of Chelsea (d 1685)
m. Mary
  a.+ issue - Charles, Thomas
  iii. Nicholas Kemeys in Ferns Castle, of Clonmore, Sheriff of Co. Carlow (d before 05.06.1700)
  m. Mary Symes (dau of Jeremiah Symes of Glascarrig and Middleton)
  a. Nicholas Kemeys of Clonmore and Dublin (bur 09.11.1711)
  m. Mary Crofts (d before 09.06.1721, dau of Philip Crofts of Dublin)
  (1) Charles Kemeys (b c1696, bur 15.05.1712)
  (2) Diana Kemeys in Ferns Caslte
  m. (1721) Nathaniel Bland (judge, son of James, Archdeacon of Limerick)
  b. Diana Kemeys (a 1721)
  m. (c01.1688) Euseby Baisley of Ballyoliver (d before 1713)
  iv. Anne Kemeys (a 1657)
  m. Robert Havrecamp
  v. Hester Kemeys (a 1699)
  m. (before 1679) William Waters
  vi. daughter
  m. (before 1658) William Power of London (silkman)
  vii.+ other issue - John of Llantrissent (d before 26.11.1684), Margaret d unm 1668-9), Catherine (a 1668)
  E. Margaret Kemeys (a 1656)
  m1. _ Van (brother of Lewis Van of Slough)
  m2. (after 1636) Roger Oates of Cefn Tyle
  F. Mary Kemeys
  m. George Watkins of the Hendre (son of Thomas ap John of Cwrt Robert)
  G.+ other issue - Nicholas (dsp before 15.06.1637), Joan of Cefn Tyle (d unm before 01.04.1656)
2. daughter
  m. Francis Cutte
m2. Cecil (dau of John ap Thomas of Treowen)
3. Catherine Kemeys (a 1601)
  m. William Morgan or Wolff of Werngochan (d after 1582)



William Kemeys or Kemmis of Llangeview (d before 1717) - continued above
m. Mary Evans (dau of Thomas Evans of Llangattock-vibon-Avel)
1. Thomas Kemmis of Shaen Castle, Killeen, Straboe, Rossnaclough/Rossnaclouagh & Clonin, Queen's Co. (b 1710, d 16.07.1774)
  m. (c03.1744) Susan Long (d 12.08.1804, dau of John Long of Derrynaseera)
  A. John Kemmis of Shaen, Straboe, Rossnaclough, etc. (b 06.07.1747, d 01.1809)
  m. (07.08.1775) Margaret White (bur 18.04.1827, dau of Charles White of Aghavoe/Charleville)
  i. Charles Kemmis of Rossnaclough/Derrynaseera (b 1778, dsp 02.12.1837)
  m. (11.09.1828) ?? (Mrs. Murphy)
  ii. Thomas Kemmis of Rossnaclouagh/Straboe (b 1787, dsp 30.05.1839, Rev.)
  iii. Elizabeth Kemmis
  m. (11.07.1812) Richard Giles
iv. Mary Kemmis (b 1791, bur 13.05.1826)
  v. Susannah Kemmis of Rossnaclouagh
  m. (1841) Martin McDonald (d before 1857)
  B. Thomas Kemmis of Shaen Castle, Killeen, Dublin, etc. (b 04.05.1753, d 15.01.1823, Treasury Solicitor for Ireland, 3rd son)
  m. (17.09.1773) Anne White (d 29.07.1810, dau of Henry White of River Lyons & Dublin)
  i. Thomas Kemmis of Shaen Castle & Brockley Park (b 06.08.1775, d 04.10.1827, Rev.) had issue
m. Mary Riky (dau/heir of Arthur Riky of Airfield)
  ii. Henry Kemmis of Dublin (b 19.09.1776, d 18.03.1857, QC, MP) had issue
  m. (1804) Maria Dawson (d 27.08.1849, dau of Arthur Dawson of Castle Dawson)
  iii. William Kemmis of Ballinacor, Dublin, etc. (b 23.10.1777, d 20.06/7.1864, Treasury Solicitor for Ireland) had issue
  m. (11.05.1805) Ellen Mansergh (dau of Nicholas Southcote Mansergh of Greenane)
  iv. James Kemmis of Derry & Meelick (b 09.03.1791, dsp 1841/07.1848)
m. (1818) Mary Losh (dau of George Losh of Chatlet, Rouen)
  v. Anne Kemmis (d 29.08.1852)
  m. (15.05.1800) Richard Warburton of Garryhinch (d 15.07.1853)
  vi. Susan Kemmis (d 30.08.1813)
  m. (21.12.1802) William Talbot of Mount Talbot (dsp 1851)
  vii. Mary Kemmis (dsp 20.06.1867)
  m1. (02.1801) Sir Arthur Carden, Bart
  m2. Joseph Smith of Mount Butler (Captain)
  viii.+ other issue (d infant) - Richard, Elizabeth
  C. Joshua Kemmis of Knightstown, Sheriff (b 09.02.1755, d 08.1818) had issue
  m. (by 12.1807) Catherine Smyth (d 29.09.1810, dau of Thomas Smyth, Archdeacon of Lismore)
  D.+ other issue - James (dsp 02.04.1820, Major General), William Edward of Killeen (b 04.03.1758, dsp 07.11.1848, Treasurer), Elizabeth (d young)
2. Richard Kemeys or Kemmis

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Kemmis of Terwick Wood (formerly Kemeys of Kemeys and of Cefn Mably, and Kemmis of Bertholey, Shaen, and Ballinacor)) with support/input for lower section from BLG1886 (Kemmis of SHaen), BLGI1912 (Kemmis of Shaen), BIFR1976 (Kemmis)
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