'Jervis3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Jerveis of Great Peatling (Peatling Magna), Jerveis of Thorpe Langton

Nichols identifies the arms of this family as "Sable, a chevron Ermine between three martlets Argent".
John Jerveis of Thorpe Langton, Leicestershire (a 1363)
1. Ralph Jerveis (a 1385)
  A. Thomas Jerveis (a 1408)
  m. Editha
  i. Ralph Jerveis (a 1415)
a. Robert Jerveis (a 1444)
  (1) Robert Jerveis (a 1462)
  (A) Robert Jerveis (a 1485)
  (i) William Jerveis (a 1498)
  (a) John Jerveis of Thorpe Langton & Peatling Magna (a 1528)
  m. Margaret Goodman (dau of Thomas Goodman of Luffenham)
  ((1)) Thomas Jerveis
  m. Alice Holyoke
  ((2)) William Jerveis of Peatling Magna (d 1597) - continued below
  m. Katharine Ward (dau of William Ward of Shankton)
  ((3)) Elizabeth Jerveis
  m. Richard Bradgate of Peatling Parva
  (2)+ other issue - William, Edmund of Bowden Parva (Northamptonshire)



William Jerveis of Peatling Magna (b c1502, d 08.05.1597) - continued above
m. Katharine Ward (dau of William Ward of Shankton)
1. John Jerveis
2. Thomas Jerveis
  A. William Jerveis
3. William Jerveis of Peatling Magna (b c1537, d 21.01.1614)
m1. Anne Purefoy (dau of Nicholas Purefoy of Drayton)
  A. William Jerveis, Sheriff of Leicestershire (a 1618, dsp)
  m. Elizabeth Shepherd of Hockley (dsp 07.09.1632, m2. Robert Roberts of Sutton Cheynell) ## see here ##
  B. George Jerveis of Great Peatling
  m. Elizabeth Henshawe (dau/heir of Michael Henshawe of Maldon)
i. William Jerveis of Peatling (b c1599, d c1669)
  m. (Elizabeth) Adderley of Weddington
  a. Samuel Jerveis of Great Peatling (b c1631, d 1674)
  m. Elizabeth Orton (dau of Richard Orton of Lee Grange)
  (1) William Jerveis of Great Peatling (b 1659, a 1683)
  m. Anne Fulmer (dau of Henry Fulmer of Buckinghamshire)
  (A) Richard Jerveis (b 1680-1, a 1683)
b. William Jerveis (b 1643, a 1683, d unm?)
  c. Elizabeth Jerveis
  m. (27.03.1653) William Bale (son of Sir John of Carleton Curlieu)
  d. Catharine Jerveis
  m. Richard Orton of Lee Grange
  e. Susanna Jerveis
  m. William Read of London
  f. Jane Jerveis
m. William Bradgate of Great Peatling
  g. Abigail Jerveis
  m. Peter Cook of London
  h. Mary Jerveis
  m. Thomas Wade of Market Harborough
  ii. Henry Jerveis of Great Peatling (b 1607, dsp)
  iii. Elizabeth Jerveis
  m. John Dawes of Stapleton
  iv. Frances Jerveis
m. Francis Chamberlayne of Plumptree
  v. Anne Jerveis
  m. John Prestgrave of Willoughby, Brington & Astley (clerk)
  vi. Dorothy Jerveis (d 1641)
  m. Henry Strelley of West Langton
  C. Dorothy Jerveis
  m. Richard Roberts of Sutton Cheynell (b c1564, d 30.10.1644)
  m2. Frances Marfon (dau of Richard Marfon)
4. Katharine Jerveis
  m. Richard Burdett
5. Joan Jerveis
  m. Thomas Payne
6. Grace Jerveis
  m. Noe Duckett
7. Anne Jerveis
  m. Edward Ward

Main source(s): 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 2, part 2, 1798, 'Pedigree of Gerveis, Jerveis, or Jarvis, of Thorpe-Langton and Great-Peatling', p671)
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