'Leigh15'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Leigh of Borough, Leigh of Northam, Leigh of Southmolton

Thomas Leigh (a 1305)
m. Anne Lyme
1. Thomas Leigh (a 1333)
m. Jane Leigh (dau of John Leigh)
  A. Richard Leigh (a 1392)
  B. William Leigh
  i. Thomas Leigh of Southmolton, Devon
  m. Dorothy Clotworthy (dau of John Clotworthy of Worrington)
  a. William Leigh of Northam
m. Anne Mascle (widow of Richard Chapell)
  (1) Thomas Leigh of Northam
  m. Agnes Borrough (dau/heir of John Borrough of Borrough)
  (A) Sir William Leigh of Borough in Northam (a 1620)
  m. Joane Boteler (dau/coheir of Baltizer Boteler of Stone)
(i) Thomas Leigh (b c1610, dvpsp bur 26.01.1632)
  (ii) Anne Leigh
  m. (13.04.1629) Arthur Basset of Umberleigh (b 1597, d 01.1672)
  (iii) Mary Leigh (bpt 06.04.1611)
  m. _ Bury
(B) Anne Leigh (d 1625)
  m. Arthur Gifford (son/heir of John of Brightley)
  (C) Mary Leigh
  m. Arthur Lippincott (dsp)
  Vivian (Devon,1895, p528) shows Thomas & Dorothy as having 3 unnamed daughters who married as shown below. Vivian (Cornwall, 1887, p391) shows Phillip Rashleigh of Fowye as married to Genet, dau of Thomas Leigh by Johanna, dau of Nicholas Barne & sister/coheir of Robert Barne. BLG1952 ('Rashleigh formerly of Menabilly') identifies Philip (of Foy)'s wife as Jennett Leigh of South Molton. It is not unlikely that the first daughter was that Genet/Jennett but, if so, it is perhaps likely that Thomas married twice.
  b. daughter
  m. Phillip Rashleigh of Southmolton ## see here ##
  c. daughter
  m. _ Chappell of Collompton
  d. daughter
  m. _ Hunnye of Southmolton

Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Leigh of Borough', p528)
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