'Mathew01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Mathew of Castellmenych, Mathew of Llandaff (Landaff), Mathew of Radur (Radyr)

BIFR1976 ('Mathew') identifies the undermentioned Sir David Mathew of Llandaff as "of the House of Gwaethvoed of Ceredigion".
1. Mathew of Carn-lwyd (b 1380, d 1419)
  m. _ Norris (dau/coheir of Jenkin Fleming of Pen-llin by coheir of Sir John Norris of Pen-llin) mother of Lewis, presumed also of Davy & Robert
  A. Lewes (Lewis) Mathew (dvp?)
m. Joan (a 1418, dau/heir of Thomas ap Madock ap Pruyne (Rhun) of Terne lloyde (Carn-lwyd), m1. John ab Elias Basset, m3. Alexander le Sor)
  i. Katheryne Mathew
  m. John Harbert alias Ragland
  B. Sir David (Davy) Mathew of Llandaff Court
  m. Wenllyan (dau of David ap Gwilym ap Morgan of Arxton & Llanddewi Ysgryryd)
  i. John Mathew of Llandaff
  m. Catrin Kemys (dau of William Kemys of Newport)
a. (Jonnet) Mathew
  m. Sir John Morgan of Tredegar
  ii. Jenkyn Mathew
  iii. Reinbourne or Reyneborne Mathew of Castellmenych
  m. Jane or Isabell/Elizabeth Dennys (dau of Mauryce Dennys (Denys) of Alveston)
  a. (Sir) Christopher Mathew of Llandaff (d 1527)
  m. Elisabeth Morgan (dau of William (brother (sb uncle?) of Sir Thomas Morgan of Langstone) ap Jenkyn ap Phelippe ap Morgan)
  (1) Miles Mathew of Llandaff (d 14.11.1556)
m. ??
  (A)+ issue - Thomas (b c1548, a 02.1557), Rimron
  partner(s) unknown
  (C) sons & daughters
  (2) William Mathew
  (3) Alice Mathew
  m. Jenkyn Turbill (Turberville) of Pen-llin
  (4) Dorothy Mathew
  m. William Andrews of Cadoxton
  (A)+ issue - James, Mary
  (5) Elsabethe Mathew
  m. Richard Parry of Poston
  (6) Fryswythe Mathew
  m. James Hadley of Somerset (d 20.02.1539/40?)
  (A)+ issue - Christopher (b c1518, a 1539), Richard, daughter
(7) Katheryne Mathew
  m. Thomas Baldrype or Baldrippe of Pen-marc (son of Sir William)
  (A)+ issue - William, John, James, Elisabeth
  a. Robert Mathew of Castellmenych
m. Mawde (dau of Thomas ap Llewellyn of Llangatatwg Dyffryn Wysg (Brecknock))
  (1) William Mathew of Castellmenych
  m. Jane or Margaret Gamage (dau of John Gamage of Coety)
  (A) Robert Mathew of Castellmenych (d before 21.04.1543)
  m. Alice (dau/heir of John Thomas of Myscyne & Pant-y-corraid in Pen-tyrch)
  (i) William Mathew (d 25.12.1550)
  m. Alice Raglan (dau of Sir John Raglan)
  (a)+ issue - Miles, Robert, John
  (ii) Katherine Mathew
  m. Christropher Turberville of Pen-llin
  (iii)+ other issue - John, Myles, Thomas, Jennet, Jane/Anne, Wenllyan
  partner(s) unknown
  (ix)+ other issue
  (B) William Mathew
  iv. Thomas Mathew of Radur (d before 22.08.1470)
  m. Katherine (dau/coheir of Morgan of Radur ap Llywelyn ap Ivan)
  a. David Mathew (d before 04.07.1504, 2nd son)
  m1. Anne Herbert (dau of John Herbert)
  (1)+ 2 daughters
m2. Alice Vele (dau of Robert Vele)
  (3)+ 4 daughters
  b. Sir William Mathew of Radur (Radyr) (d 1528)
  m. Jennet (dau/coheir of Henry (of Glan-lais, presumably by Mablie, dau of Gwilym ap Llywelyn of Ystrad-ffin) ap Guillim of Carmarthenshire)
  (1) Sir George Mathew of Radur (Radyr) (d 14.11.1558)
  m1. Margaret Herbert (dau of Sir William Herbert (Harbert) of Coldbrook)
  (A) Katherine Mathew probably the Catherine who married ...
  m. William Vann of Marcross & Llantwitt
  (i) Elizabeth Vann
  m. William Carne of Nash
  (B)+ other issue - Elizabeth, Anne, Margaret, Ellyne
m2. Barbara Brent (dau of John Brent of Somerset)
  (F) Sir William Mathew (d 1587)
  (G) Edmund Mathew probably of this generation
  BIFR1976 ('Mathew') indicates that Edmund was 4th in descent from Sir David. The dates appear to support this.
  (H) Florence Mathew (d before 09.06.1601) probably of this generation
  m. (before 1587) Rowland Kemeys of the Vaendre (a 1576)
  (I)+ other issue including John & Joan
  (1) Catherine Mathew probably of this generation
  m1. Rowland Lewis of Rhiperra
  m2. (1585) Philip Mansel of Swansea
  c. Jennet (Joan) Mathew (d 05.02.1535)
  m1. Thomas Stradling of St. Donat's (d 08.09.1480)
  m2. Sir Rhys ap Thomas
  d.+ other issue - John, Morgan
  C. Robert

Main source(s): Visitation (Michael Powell Siddons (1996, 'Visitations by the Heralds in Wales'), South Wales and Herefordshire, 1531, 'Mathew' (p52+) & 'Mathew of Llandaff' (p46+) & 'Mathew of Radur' (p50+))
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