'Monck1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Monck of Albemarle, Monck (Monk or le Moyne) of Potheridge (Powdridge)

                               
The following follows Vivian but it should be noted that Visitation (Rylands 1909, Buckinghamshire) reports the early generations as William father of Peter father of Hugh father of William father of William (m. Margery) father of William (m. Alice) father of William who married a Hill of Shilston.
William le Moyne
1. Hugh le Moyne of Powdridge
  A. William le Moyne of Powdderidg
  m. _ Tilley
  i. Peter le Moyne
  m. Maude Coffin (dau of _ Coffin of Beacombe)
  a. Adam le Moyne
  m. _ Hamelyn (dau of _ Hamelyn of Cokenton)
  (1) Hugh le Moyne
  m. _ Estcotte
  (A) Thomas le Moyne
  (i) Hugh le Moyne (a 1275)
  (a) William le Moyne (a 1277)
  m. Alice de Risheford (dau of Hugh de Risheford)
  ((1)) Hugh le Moyne (a 1308)
m. Alice Cruse (dau of Robert Cruse)
  ((A)) William le Moyne (a 1309)
  m. Alice Trenchard (dau of William Trenchard of Trencharde)
  ((i)) William le Moyne
  m. Margery Merton (dau of _ Merton of Merton)
  ((a)) William le Moyne (a 1404)
  m. Margery or Alice Hill (dau of ?? Hill of Shilston)
  (((1))) William le Moyne or Monke (a 1425) - continued below
  m. Christian or Alice Crukerne (dau of John Crukerne of Childhay)
  (((2))) William Monke of Alfington (a 1422)
  (((A))) William Monke of Alfington had issue
  ((b)) John le Moyne (dsp, parson of Merton)
  ((ii)) Richard le Moyne
  m. Claricia London (dau of William de London)
  ((iii)) Alice le Moyne
  m. Nicholas de Milleforde
  ((iv))+ other issue (dsp) - Henry, John (parson of Merton)
  ((2)) Bawldwine le Moyne
  ((A)) Alice le Moyne
  m. Robert Kingeston
  ((B)) Mary le Moyne (dsp)
  ii. Robert le Moyne
  B. Robert le Moyne (dsp)

 

 

William le Moyne or Monke (a 1425) - continued above
m. Christian or Alice Crukerne (dau of John Crukerne of Childhay)
1. John Monke of Potheridge (a 1477)
  m. Elizabeth Grante (dau of William Grante of Westley by _ Stevenson)
A. Humphrey Monk
  m1/2. Mary Hantley
  m2/1. Mary Champernon (dau/coheir of Richard Champernon of Insworth (Cornwall) (son of John) by dau/heir of Sir John Hamley by dau/heir of Sir Humfrey Talbot)
  i. Anthony Monk of Powderich (Powdridge) (d 28.10.1545)
  m. Elizabeth Wood (dau of Edward Wood of London)
  a. Thomas Monk of Powdrich or Potheridge (b c1515, d before 20.08.1583)
  m1. Frances Plantagenet (dau of Arthur Waite, later Plantagenet, Viscount Lisle)
(1) Anthony Monk of Powdridge or Potheridge (a 1583)
  m. (13.09.1568) Mary Arscott (bur 30.01.1574-5, dau of Richard Arscott of Ashwater)
  (A) Sir Thomas Monke or Monck of Powdridge or Potheridge (bpt 09.04.1570, a 1620)
  m. Elizabeth Smith (dau of Sir George Smith of Madeworthie or Madworth or Madfort)
  (i) Thomas Monck of Potheridge (b c1606, Colonel, 3rd son)
  m. (24.12.1626) Mary Gould (b 1607, dau of William Gould of Hayes)
  (a) Elizabeth Monck (bpt 03.02.1628)
  m. Sir Thomas Pride (Pryde) of Worcester Park (d 23.10.11658)
((1)) Thomas Pryde of London (a 1694) had issue
  m. ?? (dau of Lord Chandois)
  (b) Frances Monck (bpt 03.11.1633)
  m. John Le Neve of London (bur 02.08.1693)
  ((1)) Mary Le Neve (d infant)
  (c)+ other issue - Thomas (d 09.07.1644), George (b 1647, d 1669), Marie (bpt 02.05.1630, d 13.05.1659)
(ii) George Monck, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, First Lord of the Treasury, 1st Duke of Albemarle (b 06.12.1608, d 03.01.1670, General, CIC Parliamentary Forces)
  m. (23.01.1652/3) Anne Clarges (d 29.01.1670, dau of John Clarges by Anne Leaver)
  (a) Christopher Monck, Governor of Jamaica, 2nd Duke of Albemarle (b 14.08.1653, d 06.10.1688)
  m. (30.12.1669) Elizabeth Cavendish (b 22.02.1654, dsps 28.08.1734, dau of Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle)
  ((1)) son (stillborn)
  (iii) Nicholas Monck, Bishop of Hereford & Worcester (b c1610, d 17.12.1661)
  m. Susanna Payne (dau of Thomas Payne of Plymtree)
(a) Mary Monck
  m. _ Farewell
  (b) Elizabeth Monck (b c1639, d 27.09.1692) who apparently married ...
  m. Curwen Rawlinson of Cark Hall (d 1689)
  (i) Dorothy Monck
  ## Shown by Vivian as m. John Killigrew of Cornwall but that possibly confusion with 2 generations earlier?
(i) Mary Monck (dsp)
  m. (28.07.1634) Renatus Bellot
  (iv)+ other issue - Anthony (dsp before 1620), Anthony (dsp before 1620), Arthur (b c1615, a 1620), Frances (b c1613, a 1620), Margaret (dsp), Mary (dsp bur 20.10.1603)
  (B) Humphrey Monk (bpt 26.02.1573-4, judge in Ireland, 4th son)
  m. _ Cafield (niece of Sir Tobias Cafield or Knifield)
  (i)+ issue (dsp) - Anthony, Marie, daughter
  (C) Elizabeth Monk
  m. (02.02.1606-7) Nicholas Luttrell of Hartland Abbey
  (D) Frances Monk (bpt 22.06.1571)
  m. Sir Lewis Stukeley (d 1620)
(E)+ other issue - Richard (bpt 14.11.1572, captain), Arthur (d Ostend 1602), Christopher, Jane (d unm), Elinor (d unm), Mary (bpt 30.01.1574-5, d unm)
  (2) John Monk
  m. _ Bond
  (A) Zenobia Monk
  (3) Francis Monk (captain)
(4) Katharine Monk
  m. Jerome (Hieronimy) Moore of Barrington or Barnston
  (5) Margaret Monk
  m. (1585) Hugh Acland of Acland (a 1620)
  (6) Mary Monk
  m. John Arscott of Dunsland (a 1620)
  m2. Elizabeth Potswell (dau of _ Potswell or Patswell or Powell of Strowde)
  (7) Dorothy Monk possibly but (see ## above) the Dorothy who married ...
m. John Killigrew of Arwenack (d 1605)
  (8) Elizabeth Monk
  m._ Powell of Stroud
  b. Anne Monk
  m. Leonard Stoford or Stafford of Dolton
  c. Margaret Monk
  m1. Thomas Gifford (Giffard) of Hales
  m2. (19.10.1550) William Davyll of Little Marland
  d. Ibott (Ibelam) Monk
  m. Richard Monke of Wolley and/or Leworth (m2. _ Ansham of Buckinghamshire)
  (1) Tildesley Monke
  m. Mary Charde of Burley Park
  (A) Thomas Monke
  m. Amye Hunt (dau of John Hunt of Leicestershire)
  (B) George Monke of Coventry
m. Ann Barbage (dau of William Barbage (alderman of Coventry))
  (C) Walter Monke of London (dsp)
  m. Elizabeth Smithson (dau of Arthur Smithson of London, m2. Walter Lapp of London)
  (2)+ other issue - Nicbholas, Henry, Thomas, Charles
  e. Dorothy Monk
  m. John Dennys of Orley (Dennis of Orleigh)
  f. Alice Monk
  m. John Mallett of Wolley
  g.+ other issue (a 1545) - Humphrey, Anthony, Elizabeth, Mary, Grace
  ii. Robert Monk of Hatherley
  Probably of this generation, but by which wife is unknown, was ...
  iii. Margaret Monk
  m. John Malet of Ullegh or Wooleigh (d after 1579 or 25.10.1570)
2. Robert Monke of Hatherby (a 1485)
  m. Elizabeth Eure (dau/heir of William Eure or Lure)
3. Anthony Monke
  A. Ibotron or Ibetam Monke
  m. Richard Monke of Iver
4. Isabell Monke
  m. Sir Thomas Beaumonte
5. Joane Monke
  m. _ Piland "of whom is descended Brett"
6. Isauld Monke (dsp)

Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Monk of Potheridge', p568+), Visitation (Rylands 1909, Buckinghamshire, Monk) and some input from TCP (Albemarle)
Back to top of page