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Families covered: West De La Warr

                               
Thomas West in Swallowcliffe (a 1275) presumed father of ...
1. Sir Thomas West in Swallowcliffe (d 01.11.1343/4)
  m. (before 1321) Eleanor Cantilupe (a 04.1344, dau of Sir John Cantilupe of Hempston Cantelupe)
  A. Sir Thomas West of Hempston Cantelupe (b c1321, d 03.09.1386)
  m. (before 1365) Alice Fitzherbert (d before 01.09.1395, Reynold Fitzherbert of Midsomer Norton (by Joan Hakluyt), sister/heir of Edmund)
i. Sir Thomas West of Oakhanger, 1st Lord (b 1365, d 17/9.04.1405)
  m. (before 02.05.1384) Joan La Warr (d 24.04.1404, dau of Sir Roger La Warr, 3rd Lord)
  a. Sir Thomas West, 2nd Lord (b 1392, dsp 30.09.1416)
  m. (before 02.07.1406) Ida de St. Amand (b 06.05.1392, d before 06.11.1416, dau of Almarle, 3rd Lord St. Almand)
  b. Sir Reginald or Reynold West, 3rd Lord West, 6th Lord La Warr (b 07.09.1395, d 27.08.1450/1)
  m1. (before 17.02.1428/9) Margaret Thorley (d before 24.11.1433, dau/heir of Robert Thorley of Tybeste)
  (1) Sir Richard West, 7th Lord De La Warr (b 28.10.1430, d 10.03.1475-6)
  m. (before 10.06.1451) Catherine Hungerford (d 12.05.1493, dau of Robert Hungerford of Heytesbury, Lord)
(A) Thomas West, 8th Lord De La Warr (b by 1432, d 11.10.1525)
  m1. (before 24.08.1494) Elizabeth Mortimer (d 1536, dau of Hugh Mortimer of Mortimer's Hall by Eleanor, dau of John Cornwall)
  (i) Sir Thomas West, 9th Lord De La Warr (dsp 25.09.1554)
  m. (before 24.08.1494) Elizabeth Bonville (dau of Sir John Bonville of Halnaker)
(ii) Eleanor West
  m. Sir Edward Guilford or Guildeford
  (iii) Dorothy West
  m. Sir Henry Owen of Easebourn
  (iv) Elizabeth West identified in TCP (Worcester) as the Elizabeth who married ...
  m. Charles Somerset, 1st Earl of Worcester (b c1460, d 15.04.1526)
  (v)+ other issue - William (dsp), Anne, Margaret
  m2. Eleanor Copley (dau of Sir Roger Copley of Roughway and/or Gatton)
  (viii) Sir Owen West (d 10.1551)
(a) Mary West
  m1. Sir Adrian Poynings, Governor of Portsmouth (d c1571)
  m2. Sir Richard Rogers
  (b) Anne West
  (ix) Sir George West of Warbleton (d 1558)
  m. Elizabeth Morton (dau of Sir Robert (sb Anthony?) Morton of Lechlade)
  (a) Sir William West, 1st Lord De La Warr (b before 1520, d 30.12.1595)
  This title was a new creation.
  m1. (before 1555) Elizabeth Strange (dau of Thomas Strange of Chesterton)
  m2. Anne Swift (d after 10.1611, dau of Henry Swift of Andover)
The following comes from Visitation (Hampshire, 1530+1575+1622-34, West Lord Delaware).
  (b) Sir Thomas West of Testwood, Southamptonshire (d 11.08.1622)
  m. _ Hotofte
  ((1)) Mary West
  m. Sir John Leigh of Couldrey
  (c) Margaret West
  m1/2. Thomas Arundell
  It appears that Margaret also married ...
  m2/1. Humphrey Clarke of Buckford
(x) Leonard West (a 1554)
  m. Barbara Gascoigne (dau of Sir William Gascoigne of Gawthorpe)
  Probably of this generation, but (if so) by which marriage is unknown, were ...
  (xi) Catherine West
  m. Sir Nicholas Strelley of Strelley
  (xii) Barbara West of the 2nd marriage?
  m. Sir John Guldeford of Hemsted
  (B)+ 3 sons (including Richard, a friar) and 2 daughters (including Margery, a nun)
  (2) John West of Wath or Waith, Yorkshire (a 1455, 2nd son) probably of this generation, presumed of this marriage
  m. Agnes Iveson (dau/heir of William Iveson of Wath)
(3) Margaret West
  m. Thomas de Echingham of Etchingham
  (4) Anne West
  m. Maurice Berkeley of Beverstone
  (5) Mary West possibly of this generation
  m. Sir Roger Lewknor
  m2. (before 19.11.1443) Elizabeth Greyndour (d 01.09.1452, dau of Robert Greyndour of Micheldean and Abenhall)
  Identified as possibly "brother to Thomas and Reginald West, Barons West" was the following John. However, the date 1325 is noted alongside the identification of his wife. It is not clear whether that date indicated that his wife was living in 1325, in which case perhaps Ralph was a generation earlier than shown, or her father (in which case he may well have been of this generation - though it seems still uncertain as to whether or not he was of this family). Their son John is shown as "living 1380".
  c. John West of Aughton
  m. Ann Aughton (dau/heir of Ralph Aughton alias Personson)

Main source(s): BP1934 (De La Warr), TCP (West), TCP (De La Warr)
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