'Bliss1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Bliss of Market Harborough

Nichols identifies the arms of this family as "Argent, on a bend cotized Azure, three garbs Or".
Philip Bliss of Market Harborough
m. Amy
1. Philip Bliss of Market Harborough (d 1629)
  m. Lucy
  A. John Bliss (dsp 1674)
m. Annwell Pole (a 1642, widow)
  B. Philip Bliss (a 1684)
  i. Philip Bliss of Market Harborough (d27.03.1714)
  m. (1697) Jane Boswell of Clipston (b c1670, d 1749)
  a. Philip Bliss (b 22.04.1704, d 12.01.1775, rector of Church Langton)
  m. (02.07.1741) Joanna Alsop (bpt 15.12.1714, d 21.12.1774, dau of Rev. George Alsop)
(1) Philip Bliss (b 14.11.1742, a 1775)
  m. (24.10.1786) Anne Michell (b 1761, dau of Thomas Michell of Conham)
  (A)+ issue - Philip (b 21.12.1787), Nathanael Alsop (b 20.10.1789, d 10.06.1792), George Brudenell (b 24.05.1791, d 24.02.1792), George Alsop (b 06.06.1794), Anne (b 30.11.1792), Jane (b 25.02.1797)
  (2) Nathanael Alsop Bliss (bpt 31.03.1747, d 03.1796, vicar of Colerne, rector of Cheddon)
  m. (13.05.1789) Mary Drewett (d 21.02.1795, dau of Peter Drewett of Colerne)
  (A)+ issue - Nathanael, Mary, Joanna
  (3) Joanna Bliss (b 28.10.1744)
  m. Francis Warre (rector of Cheddon)
  (A)+ isuse - Francis, Henry, Joanna, Elizabeth, Mary
  (4) Mary Bliss
  m. Newdigate Poyntz (b c1752, d 1825, rector of Tormarton)
  (5)+ other issue - Catharine, Jane (b 17.06.1750, d unm 12.12.1771)
  b.+ other issue - Thomas (b 12.07.1707, d unm), Sarah (b 16.08.1698, d 16.03.1703)
  ii. Mary Bliss
  m. Richard Manton of Clipston
  iii.+ other issue (all married) - John (had issue), Benjamin (had issue), Joseph (dsp)
  C. Joseph Bliss
  i.+ issue - George, Catharine
  D. Elizabeth Bliss
  m. _ Russell
  i.+ issue - Richard, Christian
  E. Susanna Bliss
  m. _ Allison
  i.+ issue - Hannah, Mary
  F. Mary Bliss
  m. _ Allen
  i.+ issue - John, Roger, Elizabeth
  G.+ other issue (d unm) - Samuel, Rebecca, SSarah

Main source(s): 'History and Antiquities of the County of Leicester' (John Nichols, vol 2, part 2, 1798, 'Pedigree of Bliss of Market BHarborough and Church Langton', p693*)
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