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Families covered: Bodychen of Bodychen, Bold of Tre'rddol, Family of Clegyr

John Wynn ap Rhys 'of Bodychen' of Holyhead (d by 1577)
m1. Grace Williams (dau of William Williams of Cochwillan)
1. Rhys Wynn 'of Bodychen' & Baron Hall (Fakenham, Norfolk) (a 1593, Serjeant-at-law)
  m. Jane Puleston (dau of Sir John Puleston)
  A. John 'of Bodychen'
  m1. Margaret Meyrick (dau of Richard Meyrick of Bodorgan)
  i. John Wynn alias Bodychen of Bodychen (bur 10.07.1628)
  m1. Jane Wood (dau of Owen Wood of Rhosmor)
a. William (dsp 1623)
  b. John Bodychen, Sheriff of Anglesey (dsp)
  m. Margaret Owen (dau of David Owen of Penmynydd)
  c. Richard Bodychen 'of Bodychen' (d 1672)
  m. Mary Bulkeley (dau of Sir Richard Bulkeley of Baron Hill by Ann Wilford)
  (1) John Bodychen (d infant)
  (2) Richard Bodychen (dsp)
  m. Mary (dau of Pierce Lloyd of Lligwy, m2. Lewis Meyrick of Ucheldre family)
(3) Ann Bodychen (dsp bur 17.04.1707)
  m. (03.09.1678) Henry Sparrow of Ffordd (bur 21.05.1695)
  (4) Elizabeth Bodychen
  m. Nicholas Owen ap Hugh Owen, of Llechylched (bur 14.01.1676)
  (5) Jane Bodychen of Bodychen (dsp)
  m1. (08.10.1677) Rowland Whyte of Friars
  m2. (16.12.1694) John Sparrow of Red Hill, later of Bodychen (d 02.11.1746, m2. Elizabeth Boys)
  d. daughter
  m. _ Lloyd of Taihiron
e. daughter
  m. Thomas Owen of Taicroeision Issa
  f. Jane
  m. Richard Meyrick of Bodorgan (b c1567, d by 1644)
  m2. Elizabeth (dau of Morris Wynn of Grainnllyn)
  ii. William (bur 26.11.1623)
  m. Eva Bold
  a. Margaret (d 1664)
  m. Thomas Fletcher
b.+ other issue - Rhys, David, Owen (b 1592)
  iii. Owen
  m2. Gwen (dau of Rowland ap Owen)
  iv. Morris
  The following comes from Griffith's Pedigrees (Hwnwglwys, p141).
  m. Elizabeth (dau of Llewelyn ap Howel, m2. Richard Wynn)
  a.+ issue - William, Richard, Margaret
  B. Llewelyn
  C. Elizabeth
  m1. Rowland Bulkeley of Cremlyn
  m2. Richard Bulkeley of Porthamel
D. Margaret
  m. Richard Meyrick of Bodorgan
2. William (3rd son)
  Griffith (p99) shows a William of this generation as "of Tre'rddol' and cross-refers to Griffith (p137). However, as shown in the section below, that page appears not to make any reference to this William.
3. Richard (5th son)
  m1. Frances Jones of Rhyd y Groes
  m2. Mary Bulkeley (dau of Sir Richard Bulkeley)
  A.+ issue - Thomas, Richard, Ann, Elizabeth, Jane
4. Margaret
  m. Owen ap John, of Trefeilir
5. Elizabeth
  m. Edward Wynn of Bodewryd
6. Jane
  m. Richard Meyrick of Bodorgan
7.+ other issue - Thomas Gwyn (d unm, Chancellor of Llandaff), Owen
m2. Margaret Wood (dau of William Wood)



Llewelyn ap Rhys ap Llewelyn of Clegyr gwnion
1. Rhys Wynn of Clegyr, Llanbeulan
  p/m. Gwen (natural dau of Thomas Gethin)
Griffith (p125) reports that Rhys & Gwen had all of their children, except for Jonet, before they were married.
  A. William Praes Wynn of Clegyr
  m. Jane Bold (dau of Rhys Bold)
  i. William Wynn alias Bold 'of Tre'rddol', Sheriff of Anglesey (d 1652)
  m. Florence Wood (dau of Owen Wood of Llangwyfan)
  a. Owen Bold 'of Tre'rddol', Sheriff of Anglesey (dsp bur 02.09.1703)
  m. Margaret Owen (dau of John Owen of Penrhos, m2. Rev. Robert Wynn)
b. William Bold
  c. Jane Bold
  m. (1675) William Meyrick of Bodorgan
  ii. Jonet
  m1. Hugh Hughes of Chwaen Ddu
  m2. Hugh Humphreys of Glanalaw
  B. Angharad
  m. Morgan ap Hugh ap Rhys ap Llewelyn ap Howel ap Madog, of Tai ucha, Bodedern
  C. Elin
  m. John ap Robert ap Ifan ap Ifan Llwyd ap Llewelyn ap Gwillim
  D. Margaret
  m. Hugh Llwyd ap Dafydd ap Ifan, of Bodwine (Serjeant)
  E. Annes
  m1. Rice Hughes of Cwm
  m2. Thomas ap John ap Sir William, of Carregonen
  F. Jonet
  m1. Hugh ap Rhys ap David ap David
  m2. William ap Richard, of Rhosbadric

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Griffith's Pedigrees (Bodychen & Red Hill, p99)
(2) For lower section : Griffith's Pedigrees (Tre'rddol (p137) & Clegyr (p125))
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