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Families covered: Rashleigh of Fowey, Rashleigh of Menabilly

                               
John Braye, alias Rashleigh (d 12.06.1529)
m. Cecily
1. Philip Rashleigh of Foy (d by 1547 or 14.06.1551, 5th son) the first mentioned by Vivian
  m. Jenett Leigh (dau of Thomas Leigh of South Molton by Johanna, dau of Nicholas Barne & sister/coheir of Robert) ## see here ##
  A. Robert Rashleigh (b by 1527, d 27.03.1588-9) - continued below
  m. Agnes Colquit (d 11.03.1578, dau of Henry Colquit of Fowey)
B. John Rashleigh in Fowey (b 05.02.1529, d 10.08.1581/2) the first mentioned by BP1934
  m. Alice Lanlyon (d 20.08.1591, dau of William Lanlyon (Lanyon))
  i. John Rashleigh of Fowey & Menabilly (bpt 23.11.1554, d 05.1624, MP for Fowey)
  m. (10.02.1575/05.09.1575) Alice Bonython (bur 10.04.1606-7, dau of Richard Bonython or Bonithan of Carclew or Kertleowe)
  a. John Rashleigh of Menabilly (bpt 13.12.1582, dsp 05.1624)
  b. Jonathan Rashleigh of Menabilly (bpt 24.07.1591, d 01.05.1675, MP for Fowey)
  BLG1952 identifies Jonathan's wife as Anne, dau of Sir William Bassett of Umberley, but Vivian, supported by the Bassett records, shows that she was ...
  m1. Anne Bassett (b 1594-5, d 06.1631, dau of Sir Robert Bassett)
(1) John Rashleigh (bpt 22.04.1621, dvp bur 18.07.1651)
  m. (28/30.10.1640) Joan Pollexfen (d 06.04.1668, dau of John Pollexfen of Mothicombe)
  (A) Jonathan Rashleigh of Menabilly, Sheriff of Cornwall (b 24.07.1642, bur 11.09.1702)
  m1. (11.03.1672/26.12.1673) Anne Courtney (dsp 07.1677, dau of Sir Peter Courtney of Trethurffe)
  m2. (12.12.1681) Sarah or Jane Carew (bur 31.08.1700, dau of Sir John Carew, 3rd Bart of Antony)
  (i) Jonathan Rashleigh of Menabilly (b 10.02.1690, d 24.11.1764, MP for Fowey, 4th son)
  m. (11.06.1728) Mary Clayton (dau of Sir William Clayton, Bart)
  (a) Philip Rashleigh of Menabilly (b 28.12.1729, dsp 11.1811, MP for Fowey)
  m. (17.04.1782) Jane Pole (d 09.09.1795, dau of Carolus Pole, cousin)
(b) Jonathan Rashleigh (b 17.10.1740, d 09.1795, rector of Silverton, 3rd son)
  m1. (05.03.1771) Catherine Stackhouse (d 10.07.1788, dau of Rev. William Stackhouse of Trehane)
  ((1)) William Rashleigh of Menabilly, Sheriff of Cornwall (b 11.01.1777, d 14.05.1855) had issue
  m1. (29.12.1807) Rachel Stackhouse (dau of William Stackhouse of Trehane)
m2. (23.07.1816) Caroline Hinxman (d 03.11.1842, dau of Henry Hinxman of Ivychurch)
  ((2)) Jonathan Stackhouse Rashleigh (b 06.10.1782, d 14.05.1863, rector of Wickham, 3rd son) had issue
  m. (07.07.1807) Caroline Stanhope (d 26.01.1866, dau of Rear Admiral John Stanhope)
  ((3))+ other issue - Philip, Robert, John
  m2. Jane Cumming (dau of Alexander Cumming of Altyr)
  ((6)) George Cumming Rashleigh (vicar of Andover) had issue (2 daus)
  m1/2. Maria Arundell
m2/1. (01/4.05.1830) Juliana Rashleigh (b c1793, dsp 06.12.1832, dau of Rev. Peter Rashleigh of Southfleet) @1@ below
  (c) John Rashleigh of Penquite (b 20.06.1742, d 17.05.1803)
  m. (06.04.1771) Catherine Battie (d 11.1800, dau of William Battie of Court Gardens)
  ((1)) Sir John Colman Rashleigh,1st Bart (b 23.11.1772, d 04.08.1847) had issue
  m1. (24.05.1808) Harriet Williams (d 07.07.1831, dau of Robert Williams of Bridehead and Moor Park)
  m2. (17.10.1835 (1833?), sp) Martha Gould (b 1784-5, d 09.06.1879, dau of John Gould of Truro)
  ((2)) Anne Rashleigh (d 18.04.1855)
  m. (30.11.1797) William Williams of Castle Hall
  ((3)) Louisa Rashleigh
  m. (22.12.1801) Thomas Holt White of Chase Lodge
  ((4))+ other issue - Jonathan Hawkins of Chester (b 03.1775), Charles Watson (b 14.07.1784, d unm 1805)
(d) Peter Rashleigh (b 31.08.1746, d 08.02.1836, rector of Southfleet, vicar of Barking)
  m. (13.11.1781) Frances Burvill (d 14.05.1825, dau of Rev. George Burvill of Leyborne)
  ((1)) George Rashleigh (b 08.06.1784, d 18.02.1874, vicar of Horton Kirby) had issue
  m. (02.11.1813) Maria Worsley (d 11.1858, dau of Rev. Henry Worsley of Gatcombe)
  ((2)) Julianna Rashleigh (b 21.10.1793)
m. (04.05.1830) George Cumming Rashleigh (vicar of Andover) @1@ above
  ((3))+ other issue (d unm) - Peter (b 29.07.1785, d 28.08.1807), Henry (b 25.05.1790, d 18.12.1813), Frances Fanny (b 27.08.1782, d 05.11.1859)
  (e) Charles Rashleigh of St. Austells/Duporth (b 17.11.1747, d 23.03.1823, 7th son)
  m. (01.07.1776) Grace Tremayne (d 17.05.1820, dau of John Tremayne)
  ((1)) Harriet Rashleigh (d 17.05.1855)
  m. (25.04.1805) Rev. Edward Rodd of Trebartha (d 23.07.1842)
  ((2)) Martha Rashleigh (b 28.07.1781, d unm 26.10.1847)
  ((3)) Sophia Rashleigh (b 18.03.1789, d 05.03.1860)
  m. (29.08.1816) Rev. Richard Gerveys Grylls of Helston (d 04.11.1852)
  (f) Thomas Rashleigh (b 17.06.1749, d 13.09.1833)
  m. (22.12.1772) Frances Elizabeth Anne Lawry (dau of Rev. John Lawry of Rochester)
  ((1)) Jonathan Rashleigh had issue
  m. (11.10.1803) Mary Anne Scaby (d 18.05.1848)
  ((2)) Thomas Rashleigh (b 1783, d 21.06.1852)
  ((3)) Frances Rashleigh (d 16.11.1849)
m. (26.11.1805) John Stackhouse (d 02.11.1849)
  ((4)) Catherine Rashleigh
  m1. _ Leacock
  m2. _ Cook (MD)
  (g) Jane Rashleigh
  m. Robert Duke of Lake House
  (h) Mary Rashleigh
  m. (01.05.1770) William Stackhouse of Trehane
  (i) Rachell Rashleigh
  m. John Gould of Truro
  (j)+ other issue - William (b 08.11.1733, d 04.1747), Robert in London (b 06.04.1744, d unm 10.1784), Henry Clayton (d 06.02.1782), daughter
(ii) Sarah Rashleigh
  m. (23.08.1714) Carolus Pole (bpt 25.05.1686, d 1731, rector of St. Breock)
  The estate of Antony passed from Sarah's mother through this marriage, into the Pole family, members of whom assumed the name Pole-Carew.
  (iii) Rachell Rashleigh
  m. Rev. John Hawkins of Pennance
  (iv)+ other issue - Philip (dvpsp), 2 sons (dvp), Jane, Mary (d before 1700)
  (B) John Rashleigh of Corner Hall, Hertfordshire (bpt 20.11.1644, a 1700)
  (i) Elizabeth Rashleigh
(C) Mary Rashleigh (bpt 18.6.1643)
  m1. (04.02.1666) John Harris of Radford
  m2. _ Vincent
  (D)+ other issue - Philip (bpt 24.08.1647, d unm bur 17.03.1682), Charles in London (d unm before 11.06.1673), Alice (bur 08.02.1665)
  (2) Jonathan Rashleigh (bpt 15.01.1631)
  (3) Alice Rashleigh (b 04.02.1619, d 18.11.1659) probably of this generation, of this marriage
  m. (27.12.1638) Sir Peter Courtenay of Trethurfe (b c1616, d before 03.05.1670)
  (3) Elizabeth Rashleigh probably of this generation, presumed of this marriage
  m. (05.12.1642) John Rashleigh (bpt 21.01.1618, bur 13.03.1693) @2@ below
  m2. (24.04.1633) Mary Harris (bur 27.02.1674, dau of John Harris of Radford)
c. Alice Rashleigh (bpt 18.02.1576)
  m. (30.07.1595) Nicholas Sawle of Cornwall
  d. Debora Rashleigh (bpt 17.07.1580)
  m. (28.10.1620) John Spark of Devon
  e. Elizabeth Rashleigh (bpt 01.11.1586)
  m. (13.01.1605) Francis Vivyan of Trelowarren
f. Anne Rashleigh (bpt 10.1578)
  ii. Joan Rashleigh
  m. (05.02.1570) John Mayo of Lowe
  iii. Avis Rashleigh
  m. (05.09.1575) James Kestell of Cornwall
  iv. Emlyn Rashleigh
  m. (27.12.1581) J. Apeley of Devon
  v. Agnes Rashleigh
  m. William Martin of Devon
  vi. Mary Rashleigh
  m. (02.03.1583) Simon Clotworthie of Rashleigh
  vii. Anne Rashleigh
  m. (20.06.1574) Thomas Penrose
  viii. Joanne Rashleigh (bpt 05.05.1558)
2.+ other issue

 

 

Robert Rashleigh (b by 1527, d 27.03.1588-9) - continued above
m. Agnes Colquit (d 11.03.1578, dau of Henry Colquit of Fowey)
1. John Rashleigh 'of Fowey' (b c08.1568, d 30.11.1622, 2nd son)
  m. (17.06.1579) Katherine (sb Alice?) Bonythan (bur 1614, dau of Richard Bonythan of Carclew)
  A. Robert Rashleigh (bpt 29.06.1585)
  m1/2. Mary Trefusis (dau of Thomas Trefusis of Landew)
p/m2/1. (16.12.1619) Jane Major
  i. John Rashleigh (bpt 21.01.1618, bur 13.03.1693)
  m. (05.12.1642) Elizabeth Rashleigh (dau of Jonathan Rashleigh of Menabilly) @2@ above
  a. Robert Rashleigh of Coombe (bpt 09.12.1645, d 24.09.1708, 2nd son?)
  m. (09.1674) Johanna Cloberry (dau of Christopher Cloberry of Bradstone)
  (1) Johanna Rashleigh (bpt 30.10.1676)
  m. Richard Dunning of Higher Town in Winkleigh, Devon
  (2)+ other issue - Anne (bpt 21.05.1678), Mary (bpt 10.08.1680)
b. Anne Rashleigh (bpt 27.12.1649)
  m. (02.11.1685) Francis Colquite
  c.+ other issue - Philip (bpt 19.11.1643, bur 24.02.1672, Captain), John, Jonathan (a 1700), Thomas (bpt 30.07.1648), Mary (bpt 24.11.1644)
  B. John Rashleigh (bpt 22.12.1588)
  m. Elizabeth Bosustow (dau of John Bosustow of St.Levan)
  i. Robert Rashleigh (d before 11.1669)
  m. (06.01.1652) Grace Briggs (m2. Richard Pearson)
  a. Thomas Rashleigh (bpt 01.08.1660, bur 16.01.1692)
  m. (14.02.1687) Sibill Searle
  (1)+ issue - Abraham (bpt 29.02.1687!), Thomas (bpt 07.10.1690), Sibylla (bpt 18.04.1689)
  b. Mary Rashleigh (bpt 24.11.1657)
  m. (27.05.1685) William Lovell
  c.+ other issue - Riobert (bpt 28.12.1654, bur 04.08.1669), Abraham (bpt 21.01.1655)
  C. Katherine Rashleigh (bpt 12.06.1580)
  m. (12.11.1606) Richard Edwards
  D. Grace Rashleigh (bpt 23.07.1581)
  m. (13.10.1609) Thomas Ricard
  E. Ursula Rashleigh (bpt 14.09.1591)
m. (13.07.1613) Edward Garland
  F.+ other issue - Philip (bpt 11.11.1593), Thomas (bpt 07.09.1595, d 28.10.1662), Agnes (bpt 31.12.1582), Mary (bpt 25.03.1583), Margaret (bpt 15.01.1586), Jane (b 29.10.1592), Elizabeth (bpt 24.12.1598)
2. Thomas Rashleigh (dsp 20.05.1576)
  m. (30.06.1573) Elizabeth Trevanion (dau of Richard Trevanion)
3. Joane Rashleigh (bpt 03.08.1544)
  m. (15/6.05.1568) John Colquit
4. Jane Rashleigh (bpt 22.06.1546)
  m. (13.02.1570) John Withell
5. Gennet Rashleigh
  m. _ Nicholls
6. Margaret Rashleigh (bpt 30.06.1554)
  m. Edmund Tubb of Gwennap
7. Lettice Rashleigh (bpt 08.07.1548)
  m. (05.02.1570) John Trewolla of Trewolla
8.+ other issue - John (bpt 14.05.1563), Mary

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 01.12.05) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Rashleigh', p391+), BLG1952 (Rashleigh formerly of Menabilly), BP1934 (Rashleigh)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 17.01.12) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Rashleigh', p391+)
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