'Spurway1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Spurway of Gormondesheyes, Spurway of (East) Spurway, Spurway of Oakford

Robert Grede alias Spurway of East Spurway, Devon (a 1242) probably father of ...
1. Richard Greda de Spurwaye of East Spurway (a 1284) the first mentioned by Vivian
  A. Robert de Spurwaye of East Spurway (a 1296)
  i. John Greda de Spurwaye aka John de East Spurway alias John Spurway of Faulerigge, Somerset (a 1331, 1370)
  m. Marjorie
  a. Thomas Spurway (a 1381)
  m. Agnes Pointington
  (1) Robert Spurway
m. Elizabeth Spring (dau/coheir of James Spring (by Jane Helier) son of John)
  (A) Peter Spurway
  (i) John Spurway of Spurway & Gormondesheyes (d 27.07.1527)
  m. Florence Worth
  (a) John Spurway of (East) Spurway & Gormondesheyes (d 07.04.1534)
  m. Agnes Shuren
  ((1)) Robert Spurway of Spurway & Gormondesheyes (b by 1522) - continued below
  m. _ Arundell
  (b) Thomas Spurway this line followed by Vivian only
  m. Anne Gale
  ((1)) Thomas Spurway
  m. Jone Coram
  ((A)) Thomas Spurway of Dartmouth (a 1620)
  m. (18.04.1591) Luce Liston (dau/coheir of Edward Liston of Darmouth, widow of _ Anthony)
  ((i)) William Spurway (b c1599, a 1620)
  m. Honor Lea (dau/heir of Nicholas Lea of Darmouth)
  ((a)) John Spurway (b c1619)
  ((ii)) Edward Spurway (b c1603)
  m. Agnes (bur 30.06.1674)
  ((a)) Thomas Spurway (bpt 09.05.1630, bur 10.05.1668, 3rd son)
  m. (20.04.1658) Joane Tookerman (bur 02.10.1717)
  (((1)))+ issue - Sarah (bpt 01.12.1665), Lucy (bpt 15.06.1666, bur 10.06.1687-8)
  ((b))+ other issue - Edward (bpt 16.01.1624-5, d young), Gilbert (bpt 10.12.1626), Edward (bpt 13.04.1632), Lucy (bpt 21.09.1628)
  ((iii)) Thomas Spurway (b c1609, bur 14.02.1654-5)
  ((iv)) Barbara Spurway (b 1607)
  m. Benjamin Cleland (vicar of St. Petrox, Dartmouth)
  ((B)) Edward Spurway (dsp)
  ((C)) Jone Spurway
  m. William Plumleigh of Dartmouth
  (2) Agnes Spurway



Robert Spurway of Spurway & Gormondesheyes (b by 1522) - continued above
m. _ Arundell
1. John Spurway of (East) Spurway (d 04.1616)
  m. Joan/Johanna (a 1619)
  A. John Spurway (dvp 03.1616)
  m. Alice Webber
  i. John Spurway of (East) Spurway (b c1604, d 04.1652)
  m. (18.06.1628) Elizabeth Woolacombe (dau of John Woolacombe of Combe by Mary, dau of John Coffin of Portledge)
  a. William Spurway of Spurway & Oakford (b 1635)
m. (26.01.1664) Margaret Spurway (d 02.1691, dau of Richard Spurway of Oakford)
  (1) John Spurway of Spurway (b 1665, d 05.1725)
  m. (25.11.1691) Dorothy Pyne (dau of Edward Pyne of Chalfham)
  (A) John Spurway of Spurway & Barnstaple (b 1698)
  m. (1736) Petronel Barbour (dau of Dr. William Barbour of Barnstaple by Petronel, dau of John Poyntz of Bittadon)
  (i) William Spurway of Spurway & Oakford (b 1743, d 01.07.1837, rector of Pilton, Barnstaple, Alwington, then Claire Porton in Tiverton)
  m. Avice Cutcliffe (d 19.02.1856, dau of Charles Cutcliffe of Weach)
  (a) John Spurway of Spurway & Oakford (b 1790, d 17.08.1874, rector of Pitt Portion in Tiverton) had issue
  We presume that BLG1952 is correct to identify John as 'of Spurway and Oakford' rather than "Spurway and Okeford" as is given by Vivian, there being places of both names in Devon.
  m1. Elizabeth Hole (d 31.01.1831, dau of Rev. Thomas Hole of Georgeham)
  m2. (1834) Margarette Weston (d 1886, dau of Rev. Charles Osmond Osmond of Tiverton)
  (b) Frances Spurway
  m. Rev. Francis Hole of Georgeham
  (c)+ other issue - William (d young), Elizabeth, Caroline, Mary
  (ii) Petronilla Spurway
  m. _ Pointz
  (iii)+ other issue - John, Dorothea
  (B)+ other issue - William (d 1715), Edward, Dorothy (d 1696)
  b.+ other issue - 2 sons, daughters
  ii.+ other issue - Richard, 4 daughters
  B. Richard Spurway of Tiverton & Okeford (sb Oakford?) (a 1619, 3rd son) had issue
  m. (1583) Wilmot Chilcott
  C.+ other issue (a 1619) - Humphrey, William

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Spurway of Spurway and Oakford), Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Spurway of Spurway)
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