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Families covered: Molesworth of Pencarrow, Molesworth-St. Aubyn of Clowance

                               
John Molesworth of Pencarrow (a 1620)
m1. Catherine Hender (dau of John Hender of Botreaux Castle)
1. Hender Molesworth of Pencarrow (b 1597, d 1647)
  m. Mary Spark (dau of John Spark of Plymouth)
  A. son
B. Sir Hender Molesworth, Lt. Governor of Jamaica, 1st Bart (dsp bur 12.08.1689)
  m1. Grace Mangye (d 31.08.1687, dau of Captain George Mangye of Jamaica, widow of Thomas Tottle of Jamaica)
  m2. (12.02.1688-9) Mary Temple (d 11.07.1721, dau of Thomas Temple of Franckton, widow of Sir Thomas Lynch, Governor of Jamaica)
  C. Sir John Molesworth 'of Pencarrow', 2nd Bart (bpt 27.05.1635, bur 18.10.1716, Vice Admiral of Cornwall)
  m1. (07.10.1663) Margery Wise (d 19.06.1671, dau of Thomas Wise of Sidenham)
  i. Sir John Molesworth, 3rd Bart (bpt 23.06.1668, bur 20.06.1723)
  m. (19.09.1699) Jane Arscott (bur 06.05.1719, dau of John Arscott of Tetcott)
a. Sir John Molesworth, 4th Bart 'of Pencarrow' (bpt 28.02.1705, d 04.04.1766)
  m. (1728) Barbara Morrice (d 17.05.1755, dau of Sir Nicholas Morrice, Bart of Werrington)
  (1) Sir John Molesworth, 5th Bart (b 12.03.1729, d 20.10.1775)
  m1. (28.09.1755) Frances Smyth (d 01.07.1758, dau of James Smyth of St. Audries)
  (A) Sir William Molesworth, 6th Bart 'of Pencarrow' (b 30.06.1758, d 22.02.1798)
  m. (27.05.1786) Caroline Treby Ourry (d 10.12.1842, dau of Paul Henry Ourry)
(i) Sir Arscott Ourry Molesworth, 7th Bart (b 1789, d 30.12.1823) had issue
  m. (07.07.1809) Mary Brown (d 16.04.1877, dau of Patrick Brown of Edinburgh)
  (ii) William Molesworth (b 05.11.1792, d 28.03.1851, minister of St. Breoke) had issue
  m1. (06.11.1817) Katherine Treby (d 26.05.1823, dau of Paul Treby Treby of Plympton)
  m2. (10.02.1829) Frances Susanna Buller (dau of James Buller of Downes)
  (iii)+ other issue - Frances, Caroline (d 29.12.1872)
  m2. (22.07.1762) Barbara St. Aubyn (d 14.08.1814, dau of Sir John St. Aubyn, 3rd Bart of Clowance)
  (B) John Molesworth (b 03.09.1763, d 18.09.1811, Rev.)
  m. (18.06.1790) Catherine St. Aubyn (d 21.10.1836, dau of Sir John St. Aubyn, 4th Bart of Clowance)
  (i) John Molesworth, later Molesworth-St. Aubyn of Clowance (b 21.04.1791, dsp 23.01.1844, Rev.)
  (ii) Hender Molesworth, later Molesworth-St. Aubyn of Clowance (b 12.03.1798, d 13.12.1867, Rev.) had issue
  m. (01.01.1829) Helen Matilda Isabella Napleton (d 28.03.1877, dau of Rev. Timothy Napleton)
(iii) St. Aubyn Molesworth (b 27.04.1800, d 19.09.1855, Colonel) had issue
  m. (15.01.1833) Isabella Margaretta Waring (d 28.03.1887, dau of Richard Waring)
  (iv) Barbara Molesworth (d 28.01.1835)
  m. (29.09.1830) Rev. W. Gilbee
  (v) Mary Anne Molesworth (d 10.10.1884)
  m. Rev. James Wolff (dsp 01.02.1884)
  (C)+ other issue - Barbara, Hender
(2) William Molesworth of Wembury (d 09.02.1762)
  m. Anne Smyth (dau of James Smyth of St. Audries)
  (A) Frances Molesworth (d 07.07.1829)
  m. (31.12.1785) John Jeffreys Pratt, 1st Marquess Camden (d 08.10.1840)
  m2. Margaret Slanning (dsp 12.02.1682, dau of Sir Nicholas Slanning)
2. John Molesworth (b 1601, d 1627)
3. Jane Molesworth
  m. William Risdon of Vileston
  A.+ issue (a 1620) - Philip (b c1617), Valentyne, Grace
4. Elizabeth Molesworth
  m. John Tredinham of Cornwall
m2. Phillipa Rolle (dau of Henry Rolle of Heanton)
5. Mary Molesworth probably the Mary who married ...
  m. (21.08.1628) Richard Porter of Launcells (b c1606, d by 1675)
6.+ other issue - Martha, Philippa (bpt 22.11.1612), Honor, Grace

Main source(s): BP1934 (Molesworth-St. Aubyn) with a (very) little input from Visitation (Cornwall, 1620, Molesworth)
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