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Families covered: Woodcock of London, Woodcock of Moor Place, Woodcock of Newtimber, Woodcock of Shinfield
[We do not know of any connection between the 2 families on this page which share the page for convenience purposes only.]

Born at Holmes Chapel in Cheshire was ...
Ralph Woodcock, Sheriff of London (d 01.09.1586)
m1. Eleanor Collyer of Staffordshire
1. William Woodcock
  m. (06.09.1573) Katherine Bower
2. Elizabeth Woodcock (d 1608)
  m. (23.09.1577) Thomas Antrobus of Lincoln's Inn & Heath House in Southamptonshire (d 01.05.1611)
3.+ other issue - Ambrose, Timothy
m2. Good Bower of Wiltshire (bur 29.06.1573)
5. Thomas Woodcock of London (d by 1600)
  m. Susan Ayliffe (dau of Sir John Ayliffe, m2. Sir Edward Bellingham of Newtimber)
  A. Thomas Woodcock of Newtimber, Sussex (d 13.09.1665)
  m. (c10.1613) Ursula Bellingham (bur 27.06.1670, dau of Sir Edward Bellingham of Newtimber, sister/coheir of Thomas)
  i. Sir Thomas Woodcock of Lewes (Sussex), Governor of Windsor Castle (a 1662)
  m. Barbara Gratwick (heir)
  a.+ issue - Edward, John, Ursula
  ii. Edward Woodcock (bpt 26.11.1617, bur 21.02.1659)
  m. Mary Barker (dau of Thomas Barker of Chiswick)
  a. Mary Woodcock (b 16.11.1657)
  b. Ursula Woodcock (b 20.05.1659) who apparently married ...
  m. (21.08.1678) Sir Pury Cust (dvp 21.02.1698-9)
  iii. Francis Woodcock (bpt 18.10.1625)
  m. _ Ratcliffe
  iv. Mary Woodcock (bpt 27.05.1624)
  m. William Hartridge
m3. Eleanor Gosbright (d 07.08.1582, dau of Elias Gosbright of Holland)
6. Frances Woodcock (bpt 28.11.1576)
  m. John Colt of Rickmansworth (b 1577-8, d 29.04.1610)
m4. Mary Colt (b c1540, dsp 07.10.1613, dau of Robert Colt of Hertfordshire, widow of John Johnson of London, m3. Miles Sands of Latimer)



Robert Woodcock of Hartley Battle (a 1424) presumed father of ...
1. ?? Woodock
  Uncertain on number of intervening generations.
  A. ?? Woodock
  i. Richard Woodcock of Moor Place in Shinfield, Hartley Pellitot & Diddenham (Sussex) (a 1540) succeeded by ...
  a. George Woodcock of Moor Place in Shinfield
  m. Anne Hyde (dau of William Hyde of South Denchworth) succeeded by ...
  (1) Robert Woodcock of Moor Place. (d 1630)
m. Margaret widow of Robert, presumed mother of ...
  (A) Thomas Woodcock of Moor Place (d before 1657) succeeded by ...
  (i) Samuel Woodcock of Moor Place (d before 1666)
  m. Hannah
  (a) Samuel Woodcock of Moor Place (dsp)
  (b) Mary Woodcock
  m. John Spier of Huntercombe (d by 1676)
  B. Margery Woodcock (d before 19.06.1523) possibly fits here
  m1. Thomas Humfrey
  i. John Humfrey
  ii. Joan Humfrey
  m. Oliver Wellysburne
  a.+ issue - Margery, Frysworth, Joan
  m2. James Braybrooke of Suffolk
  m3. Richard Harcourt (d before 1523)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Visitation (Sussex, 1662, Woodcock of Lewes)
(2) For lower section : VCH (Berkshire, vol 3, Parishes: Shinfield)
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