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Families covered: Swinfen (Swynfen) of Sutton Cheney, Swinfen of Swinfen

William Swynfen or Swinfen of Sutton Cheney, Leicestershire (a 1446, 1475)
Although Visitation identifies the seat as Sutton Chenell, and Nichols names it Sutton Cheynell, we follow BLG1871 in naming it "Sutton Cheney" which is as used today.
m. Elinor Leach
1. William Swynfen or Swinfen of Sutton Cheney
m. _ Leeson of Packington
  A. Thomas Swinfen of Sutton Cheney
  m. _ Geerie
  i. William Swinfen of Sutton Cheney
  m. Elizabeth Cox of Sutton Cheney
  a. Richard Swinfen of Sutton Cheney
  m. Anne Cotes (dau of John Cotes of Ayleston or Elson)
  (1) John Swinfen of Sutton Cheney (b c1595, d 09.1667)
  m. Ann Stratford (dau of John Stratford of Nuneaton & Ansley)
  (A) William Swinfen or Swynfen (dvp 07.1658)
  m. Elizabeth Hill (dau of Edward Hill of Cosby)
  (B) Richard Swinfen or Swynfen of London (b c1630, dvp c1665)
  m. Anne Cradock (dau of Rev. William Cradock of Nuneaton)
  (C) Robert Swinfen or Swynfen of London (b c1632, a 1683)
  m. Mary Rock (dau of William Rock of Closworth)
  (D) Edward Swinfen or Swynfen of Sutton Cheney (youngest son)
m1. Mary Mitchell (b 1651-1, bur 11.08.1676, dau of Thomas Mitchell of Olton End (Old Town's End))
  (i) John Swinfen of Sutton Cheney (bpt 19.02.1673, d 1721) had issue
  (ii)+ other issue - Edward (bpt 11.08.1676), Mary (b c1669, a 1683), Elizabeth (bpt 05.01.1671)
  m2. Jane Bryan b c1658, a 1683, (dau of John Bryan of Wavertoft Grange, m2. Robert Pinsep of Norton Regis)
  (v) Samuel Swinfen of Walbrook House (London), later of Swinfen (bpt 04.11.1683, d unm 26.11.1748)
  Samuel bought Swinfen Hall from his kinsman, Samuel Swynfen.
  (vi) (Thomas?) Swinfen (b c1683)
  (vii) Hannah Swinfen (bpt 19.06.1679)
  m. _ Ball of Claybrook
  (viii) Anne Swinfen (bpt 16.03.1681, d 19.111750)
  m. Thomas Grundy of Appleby, Leicestershire
  (a) Samuel Grundy, later Swinfen of Swinfen (d unm 02.10.1770)
  (b) Joseph Grundy
  ((1)) Catharine Grundy
  m. Thomas Hinckley of Lichfield
  ((2)) Ann Grundy
m. Hugh Bailye (Canon & Chancellor of Lichfield)
  (c) Thomas Grundy, later Swinfen of Swinfen Hall
  ((1)) John Swinfen of Swinfen Hall, Sheriff (d 12.08.1828)
  m1. (1767) Mary Clarke Abney (dau of William Abney of Measham)
  ((A)) Samuel Swinfen of Swinfen (d 26.07.1854)
  m. Susanna Durrant (d 19.01.1848, dau of Sir Thomaas Durrant, Bart of Scottow Hall)
  ((i)) Henry John Swinfen (b 1802, dvpsp 15.06.1854)
  m. (1831) Patience Williams (dau of John WIlliams of Llanfair)
  ((B)) John Swinfen (d unm 04.1855)
m2. Anne Ford (d 04.10.1829, dau of Francis Ford, sister of Sir Francis, Bart of Imber Court)
  ((C)) Francis Swinfen of Lapley, Staffordshire (d 20.08.1839) had issue
  m. Marianne Josephine Yonge (dau of Colonel _ Yonge)
  ((D)) Emily Swinfen
  m. (1812) Edmund Peel of Bonehill House (son of Sir Robert, Bart)
  ((E)) Augusta Swinfen (d 12.09.1861)
  m. (1824) John Peel (Dean of Worcester)
  ((F)) Marianne Swinfen (d 20.12.1860)
  m. (1821) Sir J.G. Juckes Clifton, Bart
  ((G)) Jane Swinfen
  m. (1831) George Pease (vicar of Dorrington)
  ((H))+ other issue - William Clement (d 21.09.1859, Captain RN), Charles of Leamington, Harriet Eliza (d unm 08.03.1851), Caroline (d unm 21.03.1847)
  (d) George Grundy of Tamworth
  (e) Dorothy Grundy
  m. William Huskisson of Oxley
  (E) Anne Swinfen (b c1622?, a 1683)
m. John Reano of Narborough
  (F) Elizabeth Swinfen (b c1626, a 1683)
  m. George Somerfield of Kirby
  (G)+ other issue - Thomas (m. ??, dsp), Francis ("married in Maryland")
  (2) Katherine Swinfen
  m. George Morris of Burbage (Burbach)
  (3) Anna Swinfen
  m. Thomas Ormeston of Thornton
  (4) Elizabeth Swinfen
  m. John Elkington of Shawell
  b. Thomas Swinfen
  m. Anna Goodall (dau of _ Goodall or Goodhall of Pickleton)
  c. William Swinfen
  d. Alice Swinfen
  m. John Shepee or Shipee of Whittington
  e. Anna Swinfen
  m. William Cox of Darlington
  f. Jone Swinfen
  m. John Freseby or Fresbie of Coton
  g. Elizabeth Swinfen
  m. _ Farrian

Main source(s): BLG1871 ('Swinfen of Swinfen') with some support/input/support from 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 4, part 2, 1811, 'Pedigree of Swynfen of Sutton Cheynell and Cadeby', p546), Visitation (Leicestershire, 1619, 'Swynfen')
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