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Families covered: Berenger of Alvedeston, Berenger of Iver, Berenger of Maningford

John Berenger or Berrenger or Bedenger of Alvedeston, Wiltshire (a 1216)
m. Christian ("descended from France")
1. Sir Ingram Berenger of Alvedeston (a 1216)
  A. John Berenger
  B. Nicholas Berenger of Alvedeston
  i. Nicholas Berenger
  ii. John Berenger of Pevsey (Pewsey), Southamptonshire
a. John Berenger
  b. Thomas Berenger of Maningford (Mannynforde), Wiltshire
  (1) John Berenger of Maningford the first mentioned by Berry
  m. Beatrix Michel (sister of John Michel(l) of Marleborough (Martingborough))
  (A) Robert Berenger of Marlingborow, Wiltshire (2nd son)
  m. Agnes Vavasor (dau of William Vavasor of Spaldington)
  (i) William Berenger of Owburn (Owborne or Iver), Buckinghamshire (a 1568)
  m. Katharine Luster (dau of William Luster or Lusher of Showland)
  There is a little confusion over the next generation. Visitation (Buckinghamshire, 1566) ends showing 2 unmarried daughters, Margaret & Susan. Visitation (Buckinghamshire, 1634) shows the next generation as William but with Thomas shown in italics with no spouse for him. Visitation (Kent, 1619) shows only 1 son, Henry of Hougham. We presume to show him separately from ...
(a) William Berenger of Iver
  ((1)) Thomas Berenger of Iver
  m1. _ Tredway (dau of Richard Tredway of Beaconsfield)
  ((A)) Richard Berenger of Iver
  m. Barbara Tirrell (dau of Edward Tirrell of London)
  ((i)) Mary Berenger possibly the Mary who married ...
  m. Samuel Dineley of Iver (b c1628, d c1654)
  ((ii))+ other issue - Thomas, Katharine
  m2. Thomazine Waller (dau of Edmond Waller of Colshill)
  ((B))+ other issue - Edmund, Thomas, William (dsp), John, Benjamin, Cicely, Jane, Mary, Anne, Elizabeth, Frances
  (b) Henry Berenger of Hougham shown only by Visitation (Kent, 1619)
  m. Katharine Finnett (sister of Sir John Finnett)
  ((1))+ issue (a 1619) - John (b c1609), Henry (b c1611)
  (c) Susanna Berenger a second Susanna shown only by Visitation (Kent, 1619)
  m. Richard Marshe
  (d)+ other issue - Margaret, Susan
  (ii)+ other issue - Sir Thomas (Master of the Revells for Queen Elizabeth), Andrew (dsp)
  (B) William Berenger or Bennger (3rd son)
Visitation (Buckinghamshire) mentions no William but names the 3rd son (and also the 4th) as John. The following comes from Visitation (Kent) & Berry.
  m. Jane Hart (dau of _ Hart of Aythorne (Hacts de Lythorne of Eythorne))
  (i) Oliver Benger
  m. Avis Stroude (dau of Thomas Stroude of Nonington (Strowde of Nonnyngton))
  (a) Henry Benger of Hougham
  m. Catharine Finnett (sister of Sir John Finnett)
  ((1))+ issue (a 1619) - John (b c1609), Henry (b c1611)
  (b) John Benger of Dover
  m. Tresia Redwood (dau of Edward Redwood)
  ((1))+ issue (a 1619) - John (b c1603), Thomas (b c1608), Nicholas (b c1609), Susanna, Anna, Maria, Martha
  (c) Susanna Benger
  m. Richard Marshe
  (d)+ other issue - Margaret, Susan (d young?), Hester, Joanna
  (ii) Elizabeth Benger (bur 23.10.1584) dau of William of Manningford, possibly fits here
  m. John Godard of Upham (d 10.03.1545)
  (C)+ other issue - Thomas, John, Richard
  (2) Ingleram Berenger (dsp)

Main source(s): Visitation (Buckinghamshire, 1634, 'Berenger of Iver') with support from Visitation (Metcalfe, Buckinghamshire. 1566, 'Berenger of Woburn'), Visitation (Kent, 1574 (Additional), 'Bennger'), Visitation (Kent, 1619, 'Benger'), CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p228)
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