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Families covered: Blount (Blunt) of Bitton, Blount of Mangotsfield (Mangersfield)

David le Blunt
m. Petronilla (m1/2. Hugo de Vinon (Vivon))
1. David le Blunt of Bitton (Button), Gloucestershire (d 07.1323)
  m. Amabilla Arther or Archer
  A. John le Blunt (dvp)
  B. Richard le Blunt of Bitton (dsp 1327)
  C. Edmond le Blunt of Bitton (b c1297, d 1362)
  m. Agnes or Alicia
  i. Hugh Blunt (dvp 1361)
  a. Edmond (John?) Blunt or Blount of Bitton & Mangotsfield (b c1352, d 1381)
  Visitation (MS1041) & Visitation (Essex) start with this generation but names him as John.
  m. Margaret (m2. _ Seebroke)
(1) William Blount of Bitton (b c1374, d 1399)
  m. Jone (m2. John ap Gwillim of Monmouth)
  (A) Isabel (dsp 1403)
  (2) John Blount of Bitton (b c1376, d 1444)
  Visitation (MS1041) identifies John's wife as dau/heir of Thomas Aberhall or Aberle (by Alice Lathebrooke). Visitaion (Essex) identifies her as Alice, dau of Thomas Abarle by Alice Lathebrooke. Maclean & Heane identifies her as Willima. Heath identifes her as Willelma. Provisionally we presume to name her ...
m. Willelma Aberle (d 1454, dau/heir of Thomas Aberle or Aberhall by Alice Lathebrooke)
(A) Edmond Blount of Bitton & Mangotsfield (d 10.04.1468)
  m. Margaret St. Maur (dau of Sir John St. Maur or Seymour)
  (i) Sir Simon Blount of Bitton & Mangotsfield (d 1477)
  Visitation (MS1041) identifies Simon's wife as dau of Giles, Lord Daubeny. Provisionally we follow Visitation (Essex) which identifies her as ...
  m. Eleanor (sister of Giles, Lord Daubeny)
(a) Margaret Blount (b c1475, d by 1515)
  m1. Sir John Barr of Barr's Court
  m2. (before 04.08.1492) John Hussey, Lord of Sleford (b 1465, d 29.06.1537)
  (ii) Morris Blount - continued below
  m. Elizabeth Hungerford (dau of Sir Thomas Hungerford)
  (iii) Elizabeth Blount
  m. John Yorke
  (iv) Margaret Blount
  m. Sir John Hungerford (dvp before 1482, son of Sir Thomas)
  (v) Janna (Joan) Blount
  m. John Kemeys of Badminston (or Bedmingster)
  (B) John Blount
  (C) Thomas Blount
  m. Elizabeth (widow of Thomas Selman)
  (D) Anne Blount
  m. _ Weekes (Wykes) of Darsley



Morris Blount 'of Gloucestershire' - continued above
m. Elizabeth (?) Hungerford (dau of Sir Thomas Hungerford)
1. John Blount of Wotton, Wiltshire
  m. Margaret Davers (dau of William Davers, son of John of Tockenham)
  A. William Blount of London
  m1. Katharine White (dau of Sir Thomas White of Farnham, son of Sir John of London)
  i. Thomas Blount (dsp)
  m. _ Bird (dau of WIlliam Bird of London)
  ii. Edward Blount
  a. William Blount
  iii. Mary Blount
m. Clement Whitfield
  iv. Elizabeth Blount
  m. Anthony Page
  m2. Anne Barnard (widow of John Trapes, m3. Sir John Egerton of Cheshire)
  v. Rowland Blount (dsp)
  vi. Sara Blount (d 12.03.1655)
  m1. Sir Thomas Smith of London (d 1625)
  m2. (25.04.1625) Robert Sydney, 1st Earl of Leicester (b 1563, d 1626)
  vii. Judith Blount
  m1. John Gregory of Hull
  m2. Sir Thomas Chaloner
  viii. Ursulowe Blount
  m. Lewis Prowde
  B. Joanne Blount
  m1. Edmound Hull or Halle
  m2. _ Dodsonne or Dodson
2. Robert Blount of Inkpen
  A. Anthony Blount (dsp)
  B. Margery Blount
  m. John Garnett or Garrett
  C. Sibill Blount
  m. Anthony Brayne
3. William Blount of Mangersfield
  m. Agnes or Anne Brayne of Gloucestershire
  A. John Blount of London
  m. Anne Layton (d 25.06.1617, dau of William Layton or Latton of Yorkshire)
  i. William Blount of Malden, Essex
  m. Elizabeth Morley (dau of James Morley of Bishop Stortford, widow of William Sebright & John Sames of Tolshunt)
  a.+ issue - Thomas, William, John, Anne, Elizabeth
  ii. John Blount (3rd son)
  m. Mary Legatt (dau of Thomas Legatt of Dagenham and/or Hornchurch)
  a.+ issue (all dsp?) - William (dvp?), Thomas (dvp?), John of London, Ann
  iii. Henry Blount of London
  m. Margaret Rumford (dau of William Rumford or Bournford)
  a. John Blount
  iv. Frances Blount
  m. Richard Perpoynt of Oxfordshire
  v. Anne Blount
  m. Thomas Westrowe of London
  vi. Elizabeth Blount
  m. Robert Roe of Derbyshire
  vii. Rachell Blount
  m1. Thomas Compton
  m2. _ Dauncer
  m3. Gilbert Dethick
  viii. Sara Blount
  m. Richard Bright of London/Essex
  ix.+ other issue (dsp) - Thomas, Anthony
  B. Morris Blount
  i.+ issue - William, Edmound, Morris, John, Jane (dsp), Frances (dsp), Elizabeth, Joane
  C. Anthony Blount
  m1. Elizabeth Dorington (dsp)
  m2. Susanna Cutler (dau of Thomas Cutler of Yorkshire)
  i. Juleann Blount
  D. Anne Blount
  m. _ Prygs or Prigg
  E. Jane Blount
  m1. William Strange
  m2. _ Rowgbottome or Robottom

Main source(s): Visitation (Gloucestershire, 1623, Blount, MS1041), Visitation (Essex, 1612, Blount) with input/support for upper section from Visitation (Maclean & Heane, 1885, Gloucestershire, Miscellaneous Pedigrees, Button & Blount), 'Herald & Genealogist' (vol 4, 1867, p194) and the article on the Manor of Bitton within 'Historical and Descriptive Accounts of the Ancient and Present State of Tintern Abbey ...' by Charles Heath, 1806 (available in Google Books, with thanks to a contributor (DS, 05.12.10) for bringing that to our attention)
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