'Blundell02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Blundell of Blundell Manor, Blundell of Cardington

BE1883 reports that the following family was a junior branch of the Blundells of Ince. TCB reports that some sources suggest that the father of the 1st Bart was called William but that it was propably ...
John Blundell
m. Catharine Budoxshyde (dau of Roger Budoxshyde)
1. Sir George Blundell of Cardington, later of Blundell Manor (d 1627)
The following comes from VCH (Bedfordshire, vol III, Cardington).
  m. Elizabeth Gascoigne (dau of Sir John Gascoigne of Cardington)
  A. Sir George Blundell of Cardington (d c1688)
  i. George Blundell of Cardington (d 1709) presumed father of ...
  a. George Blundell of Cardington (d 1756)
2. Sir Francis Blundell, 1st Bart (b c1579, d 26.04.1625)
  m. Joyce Serjeant (dau of William Serjeant of Waldridge)
A. Sir George Blundell, 2nd Bart of Blundell Manor, Sheriff of King's County (d c1665, 3rd or 4th son)
  m. (by 1642) Sarah Colley (d 25.02.1701, dau of Sir William Colley of Edenderry)
  i. Sir Francis Blundell, 3rd Bart of Blundell Manor and Edenderry (b 30.01.1643, d c1707)
  m1. (01.12.1670/1) Ursula Davys (dsp bur 23.05.1673, dau of Sir Paul Davys, Secretary of State, by Mary Crofton)
  m2. (1675) Anne Ingoldsby (d 14.07.1705, dau of Sir Henry Ingoldsby, 1st Bart of Beggestown)
  a. Sir Montague Blundell, Viscount Blundell (bpt 19.6.1689, d 19.08.1756)
  m. (09.1709) Mary Chetwynd (d 09.12.1756, dau of John Chetwynd of Grendon)
  (1) Mary Blundell
  m. (04.06.1733) William Trumbull of Easthampstead Park
  (2) Chetwynd Blundell
  m1. (25.06.1741) Robert Raymond, 2nd Lord (b c1717, dsp 19.09.1756)
  m2. (05.04.1762) Robert Bertie, Governor of Cork (b 14.11.1721, dsp 10.03.1782, Lt. Gen)
  (3)+ other issue - Montague (dvp unm 21.01.1732), Elizabeth
  b. Anne Blundell
  m. (1696) Robert Echlin of Monaghan (Colonel)
  ii. William Blundell
m. Anne Taillour (d 1732)
  a.+ 2 sons and 3 daughters
  TCB suggests that nothing is known about these sons. If one of them survived and had issue, a descendant would have a claim for the baronetcy.
  iii. Winwood Blundell
  m. Margaret Bollard (dau of Henry Bollard of Dublin)
  a. Frances Blundell (d unm)
  b. Sarah Blundell
  m. Arthur Graham of Longford
  iv. Elizabeth Blundell
  m. Sir Henry Wemys of Danesfort
  v. Sarah Blundell
  m. Deliverance Barrow
  B.+ other issue (dvp) - Thomas (dsp 15.06.1623), Francis (dsp 29.07.1624), Arthur (bpt 28.10.1622)

Main source(s): BE1883 (Blundell) with support from TCB (vol i, Blundell or Blundel)
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