'Pudsey1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Pudsey of Arnforth, Pudsey of Barforth (Berforth), Pudsey of Bolton
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Simon Pudsey (a temp Edward II who r. 1307-1327)
m. Catherine de Bolton (dau of John de Bolton)
1. John Pudsey
  A. Henry Pudsey (a 1353)
  m. Elizabeth Layton (dau/heir of John Layton of Barford, son of Sir Thomas) ## see here ##
  i. Sir John Pudsey of Barforth & Bolton (a 1401)
Foster identifies John's wife as Margaret, daughter of Sir William Eure by Maud, dau of Lord Fitzhugh, but the dates make this look at least one generation out. We suspect that this was ...
  m. Margaret Eure (dau of Sir Ralph Eure of Witton Castle)
  a. Sir Ralph Pudsey of Bolton
  m1. _ Tempest
  m2. Margaret Tunstall (dau of Sir Thomas Tunstall) of Scargill
(1) Sir John Pudsey of Bolton (a 1463)
  m. Grace Hamerton (dau of Laurance Hamerton)
  (A) Henry Pudsey 'of Barforth or Berforth'
  m. Margaret Conyers (dau of Christopher (not Sir John) Conyers of Hornby)
  (i) Thomas Pudsey of Bolton
  m. Margaret Pilkington (dau of Roger Pilkington of Pilkington or Pylkyngton)
  (a) Henry Pudsey of Barforth
  m. Joan Evers (dau of Sir Raff Evers or Eure)
((1)) Thomas Pudsey of Barforth (d 04.09.1576)
  m. Elizabeth Scrope (bur 06.11.1620, dau of Lord Scrope of Bolton).
  ((A)) William Pudsey
  m. Elizabeth Roxby (dau of John Roxby)
  Foster does not follow this line. We used to speculate that a later George Pudsey of Barford (Yorskhire) was of this generation but now show him elsewhere (## see here ##).
((B)) Ambrose Pudsey 'of Picton' of High Close in St. John's, Yorkshire (d c1624, 3rd son)
  The following comes from Visitation (Dugdale, Yorkshire, 1665, Pudsey of Lawfield).
  m1. _ Plaice of Dinsdale (widow of _ Dent)
  ((i)) Elizabeth Pudsey
m2. Jane Wilkinson (dau of Edward Wilkinson of North Allerton)
  ((ii)) Michael Pudsey of Lawfield, Yorkshire (b c1619, a 08.1665)
  m. Mary Salvein (dau of Gerard Salvein of Croxdale)
  ((a))+ issue (a 1665) - Thomas (b c1654), Mary (b c1643), Elizabeth, Anne, Margaret
  ((iii)) Margaret Pudsey
  m. Philip Anne of Frickley
  ((iv)) Catherine Pudsey
  m. Robert Plaice of (family of) Dinsdale
  ((C)) Margaret Pudsey
  m. Robert Trotter (d 1611)
  ((D)) Winifred Pudsey (d 1604)
  m. Thomas Meynell of Kilvington
((E))+ other issue - Henry (dsp), Thomas
  ((2)) George Pudsey (3rd son)
  m. Julian Girlington
  ((3)) Margaret Pudsey
  m. Christopher Conyers of Danby
  ((4))+ other issue - Ralph (dsp), Henry
(b) Grace Pudsey
  m1. (Thomas) Trollop
  m2. Thomas Metham
  (c) Katherine Pudsey
  m. Anthony Eshe
  (d) Mary Pudsey
  m. Robert Mennel or Maynel of Hawnby
  (ii) Henry Pudsey of Bolton (a 1563?)
Visitation (1612, Pudsey of Bolton), which does not mention a Henry, identifies a son Ralph who, by a daughter of Tempest of Bracewell, had a daughter Mary who m. Roger Midhope of Midhope Hall. This appears to be confusion with this Henry, reported in the 1563/4 & 1585 Visitations as married to ...
  m. Margaret Tempest (dau of Roger Tempest of Broughton)
  (a) Stephen Pudsey of Arneford or Arnforth in Craven (a 1563)
  m. Elizabeth Tempest (dau of Nicholas Tempest of Bracewell, brother of Sir Richard (not Thomas?))
  ((1)) Henry Pudsey of Arnforth (a 1585)
  m. Katherine Beckwith (dau of Marmaduke Beckwith of Dacre)
  ((2)) Ambrose Pudsey of Arnforth (a 1585)
  m. Frances Claughton (dau/coheir of John Claughton of Ireby)
  ((A))+ issue (a 1585) - John (b c1587), Stephen, Margaret
  ((3)) Nicholas Pudsey
  m. Judith Spilman (dau of Francis Spilman of Bulbroke)
  ((4)) Ralph Pudsey 'of Yorkshire then Essex'
  m. (Ann) Wiseman (dau of John Wiseman, relict of _ Fitche of Canfield)
  ((5)) Joan Pudsey
  ((6)) Ann Pudsey
  m. Thomas Proctor of Overcote
(b) Margaret Pudsey
  m. John Conyers
  (c) Mary Pudsey
  m1. John Horner or Heron
  m2. Richard Smyth of Caton
  (d) Margery Pudsey
  m1. _ Cosyn or Cussen of Newell in Nottinghamshire
  m2. Roger Midhope of Skipton
  (iii) Maude Pudsey
  m. Thomas Beckwith of Clint
  (iv) Margaret Pudsey
  m. Thomas Wandesford
  (v) (Florence) Pudsey
  m1. Sir Thomas Talbot (dsp)
  m2. (before 11.07.1511) Henry de Clifford, 10th Lord (b 1454, d 23.04.1523)
  m3. Richard Grey (son of Thomas, Marquess of Dorset)
  (vi)+ other issue - Ambrose (dsp), Alice
(B) Sir Richard Pudsey (squire of the body to King Henry VII)
  m. Jane Cheney (dau of Sir Thomas Cheney, relict of T. Say)
  (C) daughter
  m. _ Kirkby
  (D) daughter
  m. _ Basforth
  (E) (Alice) Hansard
  m. (Henry) Hansard
  (2) Thomas Pudsey of Tunstall
  (3) Elizabeth (Isabel) Pudsey
  m. (Robert) Place
  b. Thomas Pudsey
  c. Emily Pudsey possibly of this generation
  m. John Bankes of Bank Newton
  ii. Roger Pudsey
  partner unknown
  a. Richard Pudsey
  iii+. other issue - Thomas, Richard, Robert

Main source(s): Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Pudsey of Arnforth, etc), Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1612, Pudsey of Bolton), Visitation (Yorkshire, 1563-4, Pudsey)
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