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Families covered: Eyton of Eyton (near Wrexham), Eyton of Dudleston

                               
There appear to be several different villages & towns called Eyton near the border between England & Wales. Some of these appear to have produced families who took the name Eyton but appear to be unrelated to each other. It is thought that the family covered below was based in the Eyton which is near Wrexham.
Elydor ap Rees Says
m. Adda (dau of Idnerth Benvras aka Ednerth Bonfras)
1. Melidor
  A. Kadwgan
  m. Myuanway (dau of Edmund Edneved or Ednvett ap Lowarch ap Branne)
  i. Gruffith
  m. _ Fitzwarring (dau of Fulke Fitzwarring of Whittington)
  a. Llewellyn
  m. Ankaretta (dau of Maredudd ap Madoc ap Gruffith Maylor)
  (1) Madoc of Eyton
  m. Ankareta (dau of David ap Grono ap Jer. ap Howell ap Mordigg ap Sandiff)
(A) Jeuan of Eyton
  m. Annesta Puleston (dau of Roger Puleston)
  (i) Madoc of Eyton
  m. Margaret (dau of Ednevet Gam ap Jerworth Voell ap Sir Trevor)
  (a) Jacob Eyton of Eyton
  m. Gwenllian (dau of Jenwrick ap Rotye or Rotpert)
((1)) John Eyton of Eyton (a 1477)
  m. Gwenhiuer (dau of Elynion son (by a dau of Madoc ap Elizaw/Elidir (ap Ivan) ap Owen Brogintinn or Breigentin) of Ithel ap Gwrgen Vychan ap Gwrgen ap Madoc of Pentlyn)
  ((A)) William Eyton - continued below
  m. Lowra (dau of Tudor Vychan ap Gwill'm ap Gruff. de Penlynne)
  ((B)) Matilda Eyton
  m. Gruffith ap Rees ap Jem ap Llwellyn
  ((C)) Margaret Eyton
  m. Howell ap Rees ap David ap Howell
  (b) Gwenllian probably of this generation
  m. Howel of Pant y Bersli
  b. Angharard possibly of this generation
  m. Iorwerth Gam

 

 

William Eyton - continued above
m. Lowra (dau of Tudor Vychan ap Gwill'm ap Gruff. de Penlynne)
1. Owen (Audoenus) Eyton of Eyton
  m. Mary Downinge (dau of Robert Downinge of Beaumaris)
  A. Hugo Eyton of Eyton
  m. Jane Roydon (dau of John Roydon)
  i. Jacob Eyton of Eyton
m. Elizabeth Brereton (dau of Edward Brereton of Bursham / Borsham / Burras)
  a. Kendrick Eyton of Eyton
  m. Elizabeth Brooke (dau of Richard Brooke of Norton)
  (1) Sir Gerrard Eyton of Eyton (a 1623?)
  Thanks to a contributor (MF, 20.05.12) for advising us that Gerrard's wife was ...
  m. Elizabeth Bromfield (dau/heir of Edward Bromfield of Bryn-y-Wiwer (son of Martin son of Geoffrey) by Catherine, dau of John Sontley of Sontley)
  (A) Christian Eyton probably of this generation
  m. Philip Jennings of Duddlestone
2. John Eyton
  m. Elizabeth (dau of Owen ap Gruff. ap Owen ap Howell ap Madoc D'du of Pentre Madock)
A. Jacob Eyton of Dudleston
  m. Margaret Bard (dau of Philip Bard or Burd, son of David Bard ap Euan ap David ap Ll'n ap Jer. ap David ap Ll'n ap Kendrick ap Ruallon)
  i. William Eyton of Dudleston
  m. Dorothy Eyton (dau of Jacob Eyton of Eyton)
  a. Jacob Eyton of Dudleston (a 1623)
  m. Mary Bulkeley (dau of Richard or Nicholas Bulkeley of Beaumaris)
  (1) Sir Robert Eyton of Dudleston amd Pentre Madock
  m. Joyce Lloyd (dau of Francis Lloyd of Hardwick)
  (A)+ issue (a 1623?) - Robert, James, Kenricke, John, Griselda, Penelope, Arbella, Mary
  (2) Katherine Eyton probably of this generation
  m. Edward Kynaston

Main source(s): Visitation (Shropshire, 1623, Eyton of Eyton and Dudleston near Ellermere)
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