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Families covered: Long of Bainton (Baynton), Long of Little Cheverell, Long of Melksham, Long of Monkton Farleigh, Long of Muchelney, Long of New Sarum, Long of Potterne, Long of Preshaw, Long of Rowde (Rood) Ashton

The following family is believed to be a branch of the Longs of Wraxall, also in Wiltshire.
Thomas Long of Potterne (d 1570)
m1. Isabel Flower (dau of John Flower of Worton)
1. John Long of Marston (d 1597)
  m. Anne Merewether (d 1626, dau of John Merewether of Great Cheverell)
  A. Christopher Long had issue
  B. Thomas Long of Little Cheverell and Melksham, Sheriff of Wiltshire (b 1579, bur 08.05.1654)
  m. _ Floyer
  i. John Long of Melksham, Little Cheverell and Baynton, Sheriff of Wiltshire (dsp bur 27.07.1676)
  ii. Richard Long of Collingbourne Kingston (d 1676)
  m. (09.04.1657) Elizabeth Long (dau of Edward Long, sister of Henry of Rowde Ashton)
a. Henry Long of Melksham (bpt 20.05.1658, d 31.03.1686)
  m. Anne Long (b c1657, d 04.10.1705, dau of John Long, sister of Hope of South Wraxall)
  (1) Henry Long of Melksham (bpt 20.10.1687, d 10.1727)
  m. Ellen Trenchard (b c1687, d 1752, dau of William Trenchard of Cutteridge)
  (A) William Long of Melksham (dsp 15.06.1773)
  (B) Ellen Long (b c1711, d 1753)
  m. John Thresher of Bradford (b c1689, d 1741) @@ below
  (C) Elizabeth Long
  m. Robert Colebrooke
  (D)+ other issue - John (b c01.1712, d 31.10.1712), Henry (b c1713, dsp 30.08.1739), Dionysia (d unm 1806), Mary (d unm 1816)
  (2) Anne Long (bpt 06.10.1685)
  m. Rev. _ Clarke of Whaddon
  b. Richard Long of Rowde Ashton (bpt 07.04.1668, d 19.01.1729-30)
  m1. Elizabeth Long (dau of Thomas Long of Monkton, later of Rowden)
  (1) Richard Long of Rowde Ashton (b c1692, d 06.05.1760)
m. Anne Martyn (dau of John Martyn of Hinton and Grace Stileman)
  (A) Richard Long of Rowde Ashton (b c1718, d 03.09.1787)
  m. Meliora Lambe (relict of Joseph Poulden of Imber)
  (i) Richard Godolphin Long of Rowde or Rood Ashton (bpt 12.11.1761, d 1835)
  m. Florentina Wrey (d 1835, dau of Sir Bourchier Wrey, Bart, by Ellen Thresher)
  (a) Walter Long of Rood Ashton, South Wraxall, Whaddon, etc (b 10.10.1793, d 31.01.1867) had issue
  m1. (03.08.1819) Mary Anne Campbell-Colquhoun (d 15.03.1856, dau of Archibald Campbell-Colquhoun of Killermont)
  m2. (15.04.1857, sp) Mary Rickerton Hillyar (dau of Rear Admiral Sir James Hillyar)
  (b) Ellen Long
  m. (1812) John Walmsley of Wigan and Bath
  (c)+ other issue - Richard (d unm), Florentina, Anne Catherine, Dionysia Meliora
  (ii) John Long of Monkton Farleigh (b 1768, d 20.10.1833)
  m. Lucy Anne Warnford (b 1753-4, d 11.02.1812, dau of Rev. John Warnford)
  (a) John Long of Monkton Farleigh (b 14.08.1793, d 20.10.1833) had issue
  m. Mary Daniel (dau of Edward Daniel)
  (b) Rev. Walter Long (b 1795)
  m. Anne Gunning (dau of Rev. R. Gunning)
  (c)+ other issue - Katherine Elizabeth Mary, Lucy Anne (d 05.1807), Sophia (d 04.11.1800)
  (iii) Dionysia Long (b 29.10.1766, d 23.04.1814)
  m. (31.03.1792) John Bodmin Vince (son of Henry Chivers V. of Clift Hall)
  (iv)+ other issue - Elizabeth (b 26.01.1764, d 08.12.1766), Ellen Anne
  (B) John Long (b c1732, d unm 17.10.1797, rector of Chelsfield)
  (C) Anne Long (dsp 1815)
  m. Gifford Warriner of Conock
  (D) Elizabeth Long (b c1722, d 18.09.1805)
  m. (1764) Richard Pocock (rector of Mildenhall)
  (E) Ellen Long (b c1731, d 17.05.1794)
  m. Daniel Jones of Bradford (b c1724, d 1772)
(i) Daniel Jones, later Long of Monkton (dsp 1827)
  (2) Thomas Long (d unm 1711)
  m2. (sp) Grace Stileman (dsp 04.1746, dau of John Stileman of Steeple Ashton, relict of John Martyn of Hinton)
  c. Dorothy Long
  m. (17.10.1685) Richard Kenn of Chippenham
  d. Dionysia Long (bpt 23.01.1661)
  m. Edward Thresher of Bradford
  (1) John Thresher of Bradford (b c1689, d 1741)
  m. Ellen Long (b c1711, d 1753, dau of Henry Long of Melksham) @@ above
  (A) Ellen Thresher (d 11.1813)
  m. (01.05.1755) Sir Bourchier Wrey (d 1784)
  Melksham passed to their 2nd son.
  iii. Thomas Long of Devizes (b 1617, d 07.04.1671)
  m1. (sp) Alice Hawkins (d 1641, dau of Thomas Hawkins of Chippenham)
  m2. Margery Flower (d 1691, dau of Richard Flower of Devizes)
  a. Thomas Long of Little Cheverell
  m. Eleanor Sealy (dau of John Sealy of Newbury)
  (1) Eleanor Long (a 1691)
  (2) Mary Long (bpt 01.02.1679)
  m. (1712) Arthur Ceely of Farringdon
  b. Richard Long, Mayor of New Sarum (Salisbury) (b 01.08.1655, d 12.07.1724, 3rd son)
  m. (04.01.1679) Alice Ivie
(1) Walter Long of New Sarum, Preshaw & Muchelney, Sheriff of Wiltshire (b 30.4.1690, d 15.01.1769, 3rd son)
  m1. (26.12.1717) Mary Morley (d 11.04.1723, dau of Robert Morley of Hursley)
  (A) Walter Long of Lincoln's Inn & Muchelney (b 11.01.1722, d unm 20.03.1807, judge)
  (B)+ other issue - Mary (b c1719, d 05.05.1723), Elizabeth (b c1721, d 04.05.1723), Anne (b c07.1721, d 11.12.1721)
  m2. (13.04.1727) Philippa Blackall (b 1707-8, d 16.03.1798, dau of John Blackall of London by Elizabeth, dau of Charles Michell of Chitterne)
  (E) John Long of Preshaw (b 1728, d 10.05.1797)
m. (04.10.1779) Ellen Trenchard (b 1745, d 11.1788, dau of Robert Hippisley Trenchard of Stanton Fitzwarren)
  (i) Walter Long of Preshaw, Sheriff of Hampshire (b 24.11.1788, d 1871) had issue
  m. (12.02.1810) Mary Carnegie (dau of William Carnegie, 7th Earl of Northesk)
  (F) William Long of Marwell Hall and Muchelney (b 16.06.1747, dsp 24.03.1818, youngest son)
  m. Alice Dawson (dau of Edmund Dawson of Warton)
  (G) Philippa Long (b 1729, d 1805)
  m. John Grove of Fern
  (H) Elizabeth Long (b 1730, d 1820)
  m. (10.07.1759) Edward Rudge of Abbey Manor and Bath
  (I) Anne Long (b 1732, dsp)
  m. _ Kersley
  (J)+ other issue - Samuel of New Sarum (b 1735, d 01.1812), Henry (b/d 1738), James (b 1742, d 1743), Lucy (d 17.11.1762), Eleanor (b 07.09.1736, d unm 15.03.1824)
  (2) John Long of Preshaw (b 15.06.1691, d unm 23.11.1742)
  (3) Ellinor Long (b 13.11.1690, d 09.05.1744)
  m. Thomas Clare of Heytesbury
  (4) Alice Long (b 28.06.1682, d 11.02.1754)
  m. _ Dennett
  (5) Anne Long (b 27.11.1685, d 13.07.1730)
  m. Rev. James Ivie of Ashmore
  (6) Elizabeth Long (b 09.12.1692)
  m1. James Bennett of New Sarum, later of Bath (d 1716)
  m2. (03.1719) John Godwin of Week
  (A) Elizabeth Godwin
  m. (12.07.1744) John Blakall of London
  (7) Jane Long (b 31.01.1694)
  m. Stephen Fry of Ashgrove
  (8)+ other issue - Richard of New Sarum (b 20.09.1684, d unm 15.09.1726), John (d young), James (d young), Mary (b 10.03.1693, d 07.03.1751), Sarah (b 1696, d young), Sarah (b 16.12.1700, d 27.10.1748), Lucy (b 16.05.1702, d unm 14.09.1787)
  c. Henry Long of New Sarum (bpt 09.08.1658, d 07.02.1727)
  m. Martha Harrison (b 1659-60, d 17.03.1731)
  (1) Sarah Long
  m. Henry Biggs
  (2)+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 16.04.1684, d 01.12.1703), Henry (dsp 12.08.1738), Mary (d unm 1754), Lucy (d 20.02.1743)
  d. William Long, Mayor of Bath (bpt 28.09.1659, bur 15.01.1716)
  m. Elizabeth
  (1) James Long of Wedhampton (bpt 17.05.1694, dsp 1768, 3rd son)
  m. Mary Turner (bur 02.09.1755, dau of George Turner of Penleigh)
  (2) daughter
  m. _ Turner
  (A) Mary Turner (d c1785)
  m. Rev. William Hutton, later Long
  (3)+ other issue (dsp) - William of Bratton (bpt 23.05.1687, bur 25.09.1750), Thomas (bpt 07.11.16914, d 1771)
  e. Michael Long (bpt 12.1662, bur 19.11.1691)
  m. Margaret
  (1) Margaret Long (bpt 13.12.1690)
  f. Anne Long (d 1691)
  m. Richard Hill
  g. Margery Long (d 1691)
  m. _ Essington
  h. Sarah Long
  m. (20.04.1680) Thomas Seymour of Marlborough
  i. Mary Long
  m. (06.12.1675) Arthur Sherston
  j. Elizabeth Long (bpt 17.09.1657)
  m. _ Locke of Devizes
  k. Judith Long
  m. _ James
  l.+ other issue - John (bpt 22.07.1654, bur 11.02.1679), Lucy (bpt 1661, bur 02.07.1667)
  iv. William Long of Little Sutton (d 1670)
  m. (02.11.1658) Elizabeth Danvers (dau of _ Danvers of West Lavington)
a. William Long of Baynton (dsp)
  b. John Long of Baynton or Bainton (bpt 08.02.1665, bur 28.07.1721)
  m. Honour
  (1) John Long of Bainton (b 1691, d unm bur 20.05.1745)
  (2) William Long of Bainton (bpt 16.08.1707, bur 04.05.1770, 3rd son)
  (A) James Long of Bainton (d unm bur 16.11.1782)
  (B) William Long of Bainton (b 1734, bur 22.06.1807)
  m. Mary Creswell (d 11.01.1822, dau of Richard Estcourt Creswell of Paikney Park)
  (i) Emma Long (d infant bur 16.01.1796)
  (3)+ other issue - Robert (bpt 02.12.1701, bur 19.01.1729), Honour (a 1721), Katherine (d young), Margaret (bpt 22.03.1695, bur 21.121776), Leonora Maria (bpt 10.10.1698, bur 30.07.1758), Jane (bpt 06.11.1703-4, bur 18.02.1779), Stuart (bpt 09.05.1705-6, bur 29.07.1728), Elizabeth Anne (a 1766)
  c. James Long (bpt 21.03.1669)
  m. Stewart Hubbard (bur 17.09.1773, dau of _ Hubbard of Cranford)
  (1) Lewis Long of Wootton Basset (b 24.05.1699, bur 13.11.1784)
  m. (22.04.1732) Anne Hollister (b c1713-4, bur 25.04.1792)
  (A) Mary Long (bpt 26.12.1734)
  m. _ Brewer of Wootton Basset
  (B)+ other issue (d unm) - James of Great Cheverell (bpt 25.04.1739, bur 23.10.1802), Stewart (bpt 26.10.1733, bur 04.02.1734)
  (2) Honour Long (b 19.12.1696, d 26.04.1723)
  m. William Morse (son of William of Wootton Basset)
  (3)+ other issue - William (bpt 22.06.1701, dsp?), Elizabeth (b 06.04.1693, bur 21.09.1723), Margaret (b 26.12.1697-8, bur 13.04.1700)
  d.+ other issue - Mary (bpt 1660, bur 20.11.1736), Ellinor (bpt 30.04.1667, bur 18.07.1679)
  C. Richard Long of Worton, Potterne (d 1662)
  m. Sarah
  i. William Long ancestor of Longs in Potterne
  D. Edward Long of Claverton (d 1622)
  m. Frances Maundrell
  i.+ issue - Anne (bpt 1611), Maria (bpt 1613)
  E. Elizabeth Long
  m. John Long of Bulkington
  F. Mary Long
  m. _ Noyse of Fulway
  G. Joan Long
  m. _ Hobbs
  H.+ other issue - John, William
2. William Long of Potterne (d 1591)
  m. Anne
  A.+ 5 sons and 2 daughters
m2. Maud

Main source(s): Commoners (vol 4, Long of Rowde Ashton) with support from BP1934 (Long) and input from Commoners (vol 4, Long of Monkton Farleigh), Commoners (vol 4, Long of Preshaw)
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