'WZmisc05'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Winch of Branston, Winch of Everton, Winch of Hawnes (Haynes), Wesley of London, Webber of Barnstaple, Webber of Buckland, Wylme of Oughtrington, Wrenbury of Wrenbury

Sir Humphrey Winch (alias De-la-Winch) of Everton, Bedfordshire (b c1554, d 05.02.1624, judge)
m. Scissely (Cicely) Onslow (dau of Richard Onslow of Knowll, Solicitor General)
1. Onslow Winch of Everton
  m. Judith Burgoyne (dau of Roger Burgoyne of Wroxall and/or Sutton)
  A. Sir Humphrey Winch of Hawnes (Haynes, Bedfordshire) & Branston (Lincolnshire), Bart (bpt 03.01.1621/2, d 12.1703, MP)
  m. (by 1653) Rebecca Browne (b c1633, d 03.03.1712/3, dau of Martin Browne, alderman of London)
  i. Judith Winch (b c1654, d 1720)
  m. (26.11.1672) Sir Humphrey Forster, 2nd Bart of Aldermaston
  ii. Rebecca Winch (bpt 08.09.1660)
  m. (04.1681) Sir Thomas Lawley, 3rd Bart of Spoonhill
B. (Sir) Richard Winch of Branston, '2nd Bart' (b c1635, d c1710)
  TCB reports that Richard (and his son) assumed the baronetcy "on the grounds of it having been granted with a spec. rem. to heirs male of the grantee, to whose estate of Branston he succeeded". However, TCB seems not to support that claim.
  m. (15.10.1661) Dorothy Browne (b c1634, d before 1710, dau of Sir Samuel Browne (judge) by Elizabeth, dau of John Meade of Finchingfield)
  i. Samuel Winch (bpt 01.09.1664, a 1701, dvp)
  ii. (Sir) Humphrey Winch of Branston, '3rd Bart' (bpt 30.11.1665, d unm 15.02.1716/7)
2. Dorothy Winch
  m. George Scott of Congherst
3.+ other issue (d infant) - Humphrey, Margaret, Hellen



Bartholomew Wesley (a 1650, rector of Catherston)
1. Matthew Wesley in London (d (unm?) 1737, surgeon)
2. Samuel Wesley (b c1662, d 25.04.1735, rector of Epworth)
  m. (c1690) Susanna Annesley (b 20.01.1669-70, d 1742, dau of Samuel Annesley)
  A. Samuel Wesley (b 1691, d 1739, master of Tiverton School)
  m. _ Berry (dau of Rev. _ Berry of Watton, son of John)
  i. daughter
  m. _ Earle of Barnstaple (apothecary)
  B. John Wesley (b 17.06.1703, dsp 02.03.1791, "the father of Methodism")§G
  m. (1751, separated c1766) Mary ("Mrs Videlle of Threadneedle Street")
  C. Charles Wesley in Bristol then London (b 18.12.1707, d 29.03.1788, Methodist leader, hymn writer)
  m. (04.1749) Sarah ('Sally') Gwynne (b 1726, d 1822, dau of Marmaduke Gwynne) some details from Wikipedia
  i.+ issue - Charles (musician), Samuel (musician), daughter (d unm 09.1828)
  D. Emilia Wesley (d c1771)
  m. _ Harpur of Epworth (apothecary)
  E. Mary Wesley
  m. John Whitelamb of Wroote (cleric?)
  F. Susanna Wesley
  m. Richard Ellison
  G. Mehetabel Wesley
  m. William Wright
  H. Martha Wesley
  m. Wesley Hall of Salisbury (clergyman)
  I. Kezzia Wesley (d unm 1741)



John Webber, Mayor of Barnstaple in Devon (b c1629, a 1700)
m. Anne
1. John Webber, Mayor of Barnstaple (b 21.12.1653, d 05.08.1735)
  m. (26.10.1681) Mary Fleming (bur 23.01.1687-8, dau/heir of Robert Fleming of Bratton & Bideford)
  A. Alexander Webber, Mayor of Barnstaple (bpt 22.08.1685, bur 21.09.1739)
  m. (25.12.1728) Elizabeth Rogers (b 12.01.1703, bur 17.11.1737, dau/coheir of Philip Rogers of Loxhore of family of Pilton)
  i. John Webber (bpt 07.10.1730, bur 05.10.1735)
  ii. Philip Rogers Webber of Buckland (b 12.12.1732-3, d 19.04.1819)
  m. (26.03.1759) Mary Incledon (d 18.11.1807, dau/coheir of John Incledon of Buckland House in Braunton)
  a. Henry Webber of Buckland (b 17.07.1762, d 08.08.1833, Major General, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (18.02.1810) Lucie Elizabeth L'Ecolier (d 08.08.1823, dau of the Governor of Pondicherry)
  b. Philip Webber (b 03.10.1768, d 21.01.1843, RN, 4th son) had issue
  m. (16.12.1811) Ann German (dau of John German of Marwood)
  c. Frances Webber (bpt 01.06.1761, d 24.05.1782)
m. (03.03.1778) Thomas Baker (General)
  d. Elizabeth Webber (b 04.01.1764, d 30.12.1834)
  m. (16.01.1789) Thomas Harding (son of Thomas of Upcot in Pilton)
  e. Mary Webber (b 15.01.1765)
  m. (19.11.1785) John Harris of Clapham and/or Westminster
  f. Catherine Webber (b 29.05.1773, d 04.05.1830)
  m. (28.03.1814) Rev. Thomas Law of Barnstaple
  g. Henrietta Webber (b 14.05.1775)
  m. (13.08.1799) Charles Chichester of Hall
  h. Charlotte Webber (bpt 13.02.1779)
  m. (10.11.1804) Thomas Nuthall of Westminster (Colonel)
  i. Caroline Webber (b 08.11.1781, dsp 27.04.1825)
  m. (27.05.1823) Robert Hacche Drake of Barnstaple (Commander RN)
  j.+ other issue (d unm) - John Incledon (b 29.12.1759, d 18.09.1793, RN), Charles (b 10-1.04.1766, d 22.02.1822, Colonel), Thomas (b 02.06.1771, d 16.07.1786), Susannah (b 15.07.1767, d 26.11.1814), Anne (b 01.02.1770), Penelope (b 07.04.1777, d 09.07.1842), Louisa (b 26.04.1780, d 21.06.1793)
  B.+ other issue - John (bpt 27.06.1687, a 04.1700), Eleanor (bpt 21.11.1685), Sarah (bur 20.05.1729)
2.+ other issue - Alexander (b 27.09.1655, bur 22.01.1666-7), Mary (b 09.09.1657, bur 10.08.1671)



Sir Martin Westcombe or Wescombe of Dorset, 1st Bart (a 1689, d before 1736)
1. Sir Martin Westcombe or Wescombe, 2nd Bart (b c1708, d(sp) 06.12.1752)
  m. (01.04.1736) Anna Maria Calmady (bpt 10.02.1701/2, dsp before 12.1752, dau of Josias Calmady of Langdon & Leawood by Jane, dau of Sir John Rolt of Milton)
2. Mary Westcombe or Wescombe (d 1747)
  m. Bernard Granville of Buckland (Colonel)



William Wylme of Oughtrington, Cheshire (a temp Henry III who r.1216-1272)
1. Thomas Wylme of Oughtrington (a 1338)
  m. Margaret (d before 1338)
  A. William Wylme of Oughtrington (b before 1305, a 1370)
  i. Thomas Wylme of Oughtrington (b before 1317)
  m1. ??
  a. William Wylme of Oughtrington (b before 1345, a 1397)
  m. Alice le Barel (dau of John le Barel of Kelsal)
  (1) William Wylme of Oughtrington (a 1397)
  (A) Thomas Wylme of Oughtrington (b by 1376)
  (i) William Wylme of Oughtrington (a 1414)
  m. Maud (a 1414)
(a) John Wylme of Oughtrington (a 1414, 1440)
  m. Agnes presumed parents of ...
  ((1)) Laurence Wylme of Oughtrington
  ((A)) William Wylme of Oughtrington
  ((i)) William Wylme of Oughtrington (a 1546)
m. Agnes Glayve (a 1499, dau of John Glayve)
  ((a)) Margaret Wylme (bur 10.04.1569)
  m. John Leigh of Oughtrington (d before 1569)
  ((B)) John Wylme father of William & Ralph and probably ...
  ((i)) John Wylme
  ((a)) William Wylme of Oughtington (a 1546)
  m. Margery Boydell (dau of John Boydell of Pulcroft)
  (((1))) Robert Wylme (dsp)
  (((2))) Margaret Wylme (bur 26.11.1614)
  m. Peter Leigh of Oughtrington (bur 27.05.1615)
  ((ii))+ other issue (dsp) - William, Ralph
  partner(s) unknown
  ((2))+ other issue - Roger, Thomas
  (B)+ other issue - John, William
  m2. (before 1345) Agnes Boydell (dsp?, dau of Thomas Boydell of Oughtrington)
  ii. Alice Wylme
  m. (1345?) William Boydell (son of Thomas)



John de Wrenbury
1. Richard de Wrenbury of Wrenbury (a 1296)
  A. John de Wrenbury (a 1317)
  m. Beatrix de Aldelym (sister of William de Aldelym, aunt/coheir of Sir Thomas de Aldelym)
i. John de Wrenbury (d by 1341)
  m. Matilda
  a. John de Wrenbury of Wrenbury (a 1341)
  m. Johanna (m2. John Trumwyn, m3. Richard Hodye)
  Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, Starky of Stretton) identifies the mother of Agnes as dau/heir of Sir John Audlem of Audlem.
  (1) Agnes Wrenbury
  m. Randel de Oldinton or Olton
  (2) Amabilia Wrenbury
  m. Hugh Massie of Tatton
  (3) Alicia Wrenbury
  m. John de Wetenhall
  B. Richard de Wrenbury
  i. Philip de Wrenbury
  C. Margery de Wrenbury possibly fits here
  Philip de Egerton of Malpas (a 1296)

Main source(s):
(1) For Winch (uploaded 01.02.11) : Visitation (Bedfordshire, 1566+1582+1634, Winch (of Everton), in 'Additional Pedigrees'), TCB (vol 3, Winch of Hawnes)
(2) For Wesley (uploaded 11.02.11) : FMG (vol 2, Wesley-Annesley-Ellison, MS240)
(3) For Webber (uploaded 08.12.11) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Webber of Buckland), BLG1886 (Webber of Buckland House)
(4) For Westcombe/Wescombe (uploaded 15.12.11) : TCB (vol 4, Wescombe or Westcombe), BEB1841 (Westcombe)
(5) For Wylme (uploaded 03.05.12) : Ormerod (Cheshire, vol 1, Wylme and Leigh of Oughtrington)
(6) For Wrenbury (uploaded 03.05.12) : Ormerod (Cheshire, vol 3, Wrenbury Olton and Starkey of Wrenbury)
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