'Windsor2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Windsor of Bradenham, Windsor of Stanwell

Miles Windsor of Stanwell (d 30.09.1451)
m. Joan Green (dau of Walter Green of Bridgenorth)
1. Thomas Windsor of Stanwell (d by 29.09.1485)
  m. Elizabeth Andrews (dau of John Andrews of Bayleham)
A. Sir Andrew(s) Windsor, 1st Lord (b 1467, d 30.03.1543)
  m. Elizabeth Blount (d before 03.1543, dau of William Blount, sister of Lord Mountjoy)
  i. George Windsor (dvpsp before 11.1520)
  m. Ursula Vere (dsp 1558, dau of Sir George Vere, son of 12th Earl of Oxford, m2. Sir Edmund Knightley of Fawsley)
  ii. William Windsor of Bradenham, 2nd Lord (b 1498, d 20.08.1558)
  m1. (before 16.05.1536) Margaret Sambourne (b c1501, a 1545, dau of William Sambourne of Southcote, younger of Fernham, by Anne, dau of Roger Copley of Roughey)
  a. Thomas Windsor (dvpsp young)
  b. Thomas Windsor (dvp 12.1552)
m. (29.11.1544) Dorothy Dacre (d 1561, dau of William Dacre, 3rd Lord of Gilsland)
  (1) Ann Windsor (d before 1558)
  c. Sir Edward Windsor, 3rd Lord (b c1532, d 24.01.1574/5)
  m. Katherine de Vere (d 17.01.1599, dau of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford)
  (1) Frederick Windsor, 4th Lord (b 02.02.1558/9, d unm 24.12.1585)
  (2) Henry Windso 'of Bradenham', 5th Lord (b 10.08.1562, d 06.04.1605)
  m. (by 1586) Anne Rivett (d 27.11.1615, dau of Sir Thomas Rivett of Chippenham by Grisel, dau of 1st Lord Paget)
  (A) son (b by 1587, dvp young)
(B) Thomas Windsor, 6th Lord (b 29.09.1591, dsp 06.12.1641, Rear Admiral)
  m. (before 14.01.1607/8) Catherine Somerset (d 06.11.1654, dau of Edward Somerset, 4th Earl of Worcester)
  (C) Elizabeth Windsor
  m. (24.07.1616) Dixie Hickman of Kew
  Their son inherited the barony and became 7th Lord Windsor. He changed his family name to Windsor and later became 1st Earl of Plymouth.
  (D) Elizabeth Windsor (2nd)
m1. Andrews Windsor (dsp)
  m2. Sir James Ware
  (3) Walter Windsor probably of this generation
  (A) Ann Windsor
  m. William Denton
  (4) Sir Edmund or Edward Windsor probably of this generation
m. ?? Gifford (dau of Edward Gifford of Wicken) probably wife of Edward, possibly mother of ...
  (A) Anthony Windsor of St. Nicholas & Knightley (heir)
  m. Frances Blount (dau of Sir Walter Blount, Bart of Sodington)
  (i) Bridget Windsor
  m. Robert Hornyold of Blackmore Park & Hanley Castle (b c1658, d 03.08.1712)
  (5) Catherine Windsor apparently of this generation
  m. Robert Audley of Berechurch
  d. Bridget Windsor (d 1582)
m. (1548) Edward Ferrers of Baddesley Clinton (b 1526, d 10.08.1564)
  e. Mary Windsor presumed to be one of the '"numerous issue" of this marriage
  m. William Scot of the Mote (d 25.01.1583)
  f. Elianor Windsor probably of this marriage
  m. Sir Christopher Brome of Halton (d 23.04.1589)
  g. Anne Windsor (d 1605, youngest daughter)
  m. Sir Henry Grey of Pirgo, 1st Lord of Groby (d 26.07.1614)
  m2. (before 05.1554) Elizabeth Coudray (b 1520, a 1582, dau of Peter Coudray of Heriott or Herriard, widow of Richard Paulet, m3. George Puttenham)
  h. Elizabeth Windsor (d 1572)
m1. Henry Sandys, younger of The Vyne (dvp c1555)
  m2. Sir George Powlett or Paulet of Crondall (d 1558)
  m3. (before 22.07.1560) Ralph Scrope of Hambleden and Cockerington
  i. son (dsp)
  Identifed by Visitation (Suffolk, 1561, 'Gosnold of Otley') as "3rd. sonne of William Lord Windsor" and so possibly of this generation, but (if so) of which marriage is not clear, was ...
  j. Walter Windsor
  m. Margaret Pole (dau of Sir Geoffrey Pole (Poole), son of Sir Richard by Margaret, dau of George, brother of King Edward IV)
  (1) Winifred Windsor
  m. John Gosnold of Otley (b c1568, d 17.02.1628/9)
  iii. Sir Edmund Windsor of Stoke Poges
  a.+ issue - Robert, Andrew, Miles, Ursula, Agnes
iv. Thomas Windsor of Bentley
  m. Mary Bokenham (dau of Thomas Bokenham of Burscott)
  a.+ 7 sons and 3 daughters
  v. Elizabeth Windsor
  m. Sir Peter Vavasour of Spaldington
  vi. Anne Windsor
  m. Roger Corbet of Moreton
  vii. Edith Windsor
  m. George Ludlow of Hill Deverell, Sheriff of Wiltshire
  viii. Eleanor Windsor
  m1. Ralph Scrope, 8th Lord of Masham and Upsal (dsp 17.09.1515)
  m2. Sir Edward Nevill of Addington Park
  B. Elizabeth Windsor probably of this generation
  m. Sir Richard Fowler of Ricote
  C. Anne Windsor probably of this generation
  m. Edmund Dudley (d 18.08.1510, Councillor to King Henry VII, Speaker of House of Commons, etc)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Plymouth), BE1883 (Windsor of Plymouth), TCP (Windsor of Stanwell)
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