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Families covered: Portman of Orchard Portman

                               
John Portman succeeded by ...
1. John Portman
  A. Thomas Portman (a 1278)
  i. Richard Portman (a 1309)
  a. John Portman
  (1) Richard Portman (a 1340)
  (A) William Portman (a 1369)
  m. Joane
(i) William Portman of Taunton (a 1407) Burke's Commoners starts with this William
  m. Alice Crosse (dau of John Crosse of Somerset)
  (a) Walter Portman (d 1474)
  m. Christian Orchard (dau of William Orchard of Orchard)
  ((1)) John Portman not mentioned by Burke's Commoners
  m. Edith (dau of John)
  ((A)) John Portman (d 1521, of the Middle Temple) - continued below
  m. Alice Knoell (dau of William Knoell of Dorset)
  ((2)) Thomazin Portman or Orchard
  m. John Buller

 

 

John Portman (d 1521, of the Middle Temple) - continued above
m. Alice Knoell (dau of William Knoell of Dorset)
1. Sir William Portman (d 1555, Lord Chief Justice of England) BP1934 starts with this Sir William
  m. Elizabeth Gilbert (dau of John Gilbert by Christian Baskett)
A. Sir Henry Portman of Orchard (d 1590)
  m. Jane Michell (dau of Thomas Michell)
  i. Sir John Portman, 1st Bart of Orchard Portman (d 04.12.1612)
  m. Anne Gifford (d 1651-2, dau of Sir Henry Gifford, she m2. Thomas Nevill)
  a. Sir Henry Portman, 2nd Bart of Orchard Portman (dsp 12.02.1620/1)
  m. (20.07.1615) Anne Stanley (b c1600, d 12.1654, dau of William Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby)
  b. Sir John Portman, 3rd Bart of Orchard Portman (d unm 12.12.1624)
  c. Sir Hugh Portman, 4th Bart of Orchard Portman (d unm 1632)
d. Sir William Portman, 5th Bart of Orchard Portman (d 09.1645)
  m. (1644) Elizabeth Colles (dau of John Colles of Barton by Elizabeth, dau/heir of Humphrey Wyndham of Wiveliscombe)
  (1) Sir William Portman, 6th Bart of Orchard Portman (dsp 1690)
  m1. Elizabeth Cutler (dau of Sir John Cutler, Bart)
  m2. Elizabeth Southcote (dau of Sir Thomas Southcote)
  m3. Mary Holman (dau of Sir John Holman)
  e. Joan Portman
  m. George Speke of Whitelackington
  One of their descendants inherited Orchard Portman and took the name Portman.
  f. Anne Portman (d 1695)
  m. (1630) Sir Edward Seymour, 3rd Bart of Berry Pomeroy (bpt 10.09.1610, d 07.12.1688)
  g. Elizabeth Portman
  m. John Bluet of Holcombe
  h. Grace Portman (d unm)
ii. Elizabeth Portman
  m. Thomas Pawlett (brother of Marquess of Winchester)
  iii. Margaret Portman
  m1. Gabriel Hawley of Buckland
  m2. Arthur Acland of Culm John
  iv. Jane Portman
  m. John Browne of Frampton
  v. Joane Portman
  m. John Windham or Wyndham of Orchard Wydnham (b c1568, d 1645)
  vi.+ other issue - William (dsp), Hugh (dsp, Sheriff of Somerset), Rachell (dsp)
  B. Mary Portman
  m. John Stowell of Somerset

Main source(s): Visitation (Somersetshire, 1623, Portman), BP1934 (Portman), Commoners (vol i, Portman of Bryanston)
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