'James01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: James of Ightham Court, James of London

                               
Jacob van Haestrecht (in Holland, near Utrecht?)
1. Roger van Haestrecht alias James (to London temp Henry VIII who r. 1509-1547)
  m. Sarah Morskin (dau of Henry Morskin of London)
  A. Roger James of Upminster (Essex) 'of Reigate'
  m. Sarah Smyth (dau of John Smyth of London)
  i. Sir Roger James of Reigate, Surrey
  m. Elizabeth Aucher (dau of Anthony Aucher of Bourne)
  a. Elizabeth James
ii. John James
  iii. Margaret James probably of this generation
  m. William Bysshe of Fen Place (d 24.04.1638)
  B. Arnold James of London
  m. Mary Hulst (dau of John Hulst or Vanhulst of London)
i. John James
  C. William James of Ightham Court, Kent
  m. Jane Kule (dau/heir of Henry Kule (or Rule))
  i. Sir William James of Ightham Court (b 1601)
  m. Jane Miller (dau of Nicholas Miller of Crouch)
  a. Sir Demetrius James of Ightham Court
  m. Anne Bate (dau of George Bate the physician)
  (1) William James of Ightham Court
  m. Anne Wyndham (dau/heir of Sir Thomas Wyndham, Bart of Trent, son of Sir Francis)
  (A) William James of Ightham Court, Sheriff of Kent
  m. Elizabeth James (dau of Demetrius James of Reigate)
(i) Richard James of Ightham Court (dsp 11.1817)
  (ii) Demetrius James (dsp 1781-2, rector of Ightham)
  (iii) Sara Bella Elizabeth James
  m. Josiah Wood Hindman of Greenwich & Upton
  (B) Demetrius James 'of Worcester' (Colonel, 3rd son)
  (i) Elizabeth James
  m. (08.1769) Charles Grevis (d 10.11.1835)
  Ightham Court passed into the Grevis family, members of which assumed the name Grevis-James.
(C) Richard James (d unm, of the Middle Temple)
  (D) daughter
  m. _ Soley
  (E) daughter
  m. _ Lloyd
  (2) Jane James (d 1714)
  m. Sir John Rainey, Bart
  (3) Anne James
  m. Thomas Puckle of the Middle Temple
  (4)+ other issue (d unm/dsp) - GEorge, Henry, Haestrecht, Roger, Elizabeth, Sarah
  b. Jane James probably of this generation
  m. Thomas Brodnex of Godmersham (d 1667)
  ii. Thomas James
  iii. Jane James (d 1692)
  m. Henry Dixon of Hilden
  D. Thomas James
  m. _ Fulke
  E. Richard James
  m. Gertrude Smyth (dau of John Smyth)
  i. Sir John James of Cresshill, Essex (2nd son)
  ii. Emlin James
  m. James Cane
  iii.+ issue - Richard, George, Gertrude, Sara, Jane
  F. John James of Grove Manor in Woodnesborough
  m. Susanna Van de Wall (dau of Peter Van de Wall or Vandewall of Antwerp)
  i.+ issue - Henry (b c1605), Thomas (b c1611), William (b c1613), Roger (b c1615), John, Susanna
  G. George James of Malendine (near Rochester)
  m. Audrey Smyth (dau of John Smyth)
  i.+ issue - George, daughter

Main source(s): Visitation (Kent, 1619, James), CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p209), Commoners (vol I, Grevis-James of Ightham Court), BLG1886 (Grevis-James of Ightham Court)
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