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Families covered: Vesey of Brampton, Vesey of Hintlesham, Vesey of Wickes Abbey

Robert Vesey of Hadleigh, Suffolk (clothier)
1. William Vesey of Hintlesham, Suffolk (d 04.07.1577)
  m(2). Joane (Jane) Cutler (dau of Robert Cutler of Ipswich, widow of John Walton of Hadleigh)
  A. Robert Vesey of Wickes Abbey, Essex
  The following is supported by Visitation (Norfolk, 1563+1589+1613, Vesey) & Visitation (Essex, 1634, Vessey). Robert is not mentioned by Copinger, which identifies Charles & William as "the sons" of William by his 2nd wife Joane so it is possible that Robert was William's son by his 1st (unnamed) wife.
  m. Jane Cardinall (dau of William Cardinall of Bromley)
  i. William Vesey of Bedingham, Norfolk (a 1634)
  m. Mary Bedingfield (dau of Robert Bedingfield of Ditchingham)
  a. Robert Vesey of Hadleigh (b c1592, a 1634)
  b. William Vesey of Wickes Abbey (a 1634)
  m. Grizell Bury (dau of Richard Bury of Suffolk)
  (1)+ issue (a 1634) - William (b c1619), Thomas
  c. Mary Vesey
  m1. Lionell Chauncey
  m2. Luke West of Wicks
  d. Elizabeth Vesey
  m. John Plumer of Norfolk
  e. Jane Vesey
  m. _ Cooke
  f.+ other issue - Philip, Thomas, Henry, Charles
  ii. daughter
  m. _ Symes of Colchester
  iii.+ other issue - Robert, John
B. John Vesey
  The following is supported by Visitation (Metcalfe (1882), Suffolk, 1577, 'Vesy of Hintlesham'). As noted above, John may have been son of an earlier marriage than Joane Cutler.
  m. Ales Cutler
  i. William Vesey or Vesy
  C. Charles Vesey of Hintlesham (dsp by 1601) mentioned by Copinger but not by the Visitations
D. William Vesey of Hintlesham (d c05.1616)
  m. Elizabeth Reynold (dau of Edward Reynold of Holton)
  i. Charles Vesey of Hintlesham (d 1657)
  m. Elizabeth Doyley (dau of Edward Doyley of Shottesham)
  a. Thomas Vesey of Hintlesham (d before 20.11.1679)
  m. (c1625) Mary Bull (dau/coheir of Thomas Bull of Floton)
  (1) Charles Vesey of Hintlesham (d before 01.07.1685)
  m. Frances Wenyeve (dau of Sir George Wenyeve of Brettenham Park (by Christian, dau of Dudley, Lord North), m2. John Tudman of Hammerwich)
  (A) Dudley Vesey of Hintlesham (d unm c1700)
  (2) William Vesey of Elmsett, last of Hintlesham (a 1710)
  (3)+ other issue - John, Benjamin, Daniell, Mary, Elizabeth, Hannah
  ii. William Vesey of Bradwell, Suffolk
  This is possibly the William of Bradwell, a 2nd son, who is the first mentioned by Visitation (Suffolk, 1664-8, 'Vesey of Bradwell') which provides his family. The Harleian editor appears to support this connetion as a suggestion rather than as proven.
  m. Anne Jenkeson (dau of Richard Jenkeson of Olton)
  a. Richard Vesey of Bradwell (a 1664)
  m. Anne Rachell Jenkeson (dau of Richard Jenkeson of Norwich)
  (1)+ issue (a 1664) - William (b c1661), Richard
  The following is supported by Visitation (Metcalfe (1882), Suffolk, 1612, 'Vesy of Hintlesham').
  iii. Elizabeth Vesey
  m. John Bray of Stratford
  iv. Ann Vesey
  m. Anthony Parmeter of Norfolk
  v. Mary Vesey
  m. Thomas Cutler of Stanstead
  vi. Frances Vesey (d unm?)



William Vesey of Brampton (d 01.08.1605)
m. (11.07.1564) Elizabeth Stephenson (dau of Richard Stephenson of Ounston)
1. William Vesey of Brampton (d before 10.01.1630)
  m. Margery Bunting (bur 16.11.1618, dau of Robert Bunting of Rotherham)
  A. John Vesey of Brampton (b c1607, bur 11.11.1629)
m. Alice Trubshaw of Bawtry (widow of _ Harrison of Bawtry)
  i. Elizabeth Vesey
  m1. Francis Bradshaw of Brampton (d by 12.1662)
  m2. John Bolles
  ii. Frances Vesey
  m. John Ecly
  B. William Vesey of Thorpe Salvin 'of Brampton' (a 12.1662, dsp)
m. (20.11.1655) Anne Hewet (dau of Sir Thomas Hewet)
  C.+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, Matthew
2. Michael Vesey of Brinsworth (bur 22.01.1639)
  m. (28.10.1602) Elizabeth Revel (sister of Rowland Revel of High Green)
  A.+ issue - William (of Brinsworth?), Robert, John, Revel
3. Alexander Vesey possibly the Alexander of Whitwell, Derbyshire, who married ...
  m. Elizabeth Westby (dau of John Westby of High Wood in Whitwell, widow of Thomas Mottram)
4. Francis Vesey
5. (Frances) Vesey (bur 11.09.1609)
  m. (William) Blythe of Norton Lees

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 20.09.13) : 'History of the Parish of Buxhall' by W.A. Copinger (1902, p177+), with thanks to a site visitor (DCS, 18.09.13) for bringing this to our attention, Visitation (Metcalfe (1882), Suffolk, 1612, 'Vesy of Hintlesham'), Visitation (Suffolk, 1664-8, 'Vesey of Hintlesham') with input/support as reported above
(2) For lower section (uploaded 03.08.16) : FMG (vol 4, MS5575, 'Bunting-Vesey', p1207+)
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