'Boldero1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds, Boldero of Fornham St. Martin, Boldero of Ixworth, Boldero of Woolpit

William Boldero of Fornham St. Martin, Suffolk
1. Richard Boldero of Fornham St. Martin (d before 29.09.1519)
  m. Cecily (d before 22.04.1521)
  A. Edmund Boldero of Fornham St. Martin
  m. Elizabeth Smithy (d before 01.03.1558, dau of John/Jenkin Smithy, m2. Roger Coggeshall of Fornham St. Martin)
  i. John Boldero of Fornham St. Martin (b c1517, d before 10.07.1584)
  m1. (12.09.1541) Anne Nunn of Tostock (bur 16.07.1543)
  a.+ issue - Alice (bpt 1542, bur 1546), Anne (bpt 16.07.1546)
  m2. (21.06.1546) Margaret Hewer (d before 31.03.1601, dau of Thomas Hewer of Oxburgh)
  c. Edmund Boldero of Fornham St. Martin (bpt 25.12.1550, d before 14.01.1602)
  m. Elizabeth Page (dau of Edward Page of Framlingham by Mary)
  (1) John Boldero of Great Barton, Suffolk (d before 18.04.1640)
  m. Alice Packfield (dau/heir of George Packfield of Fornham St. Martin)
  (A)+ issue - John (b c1607, a 1639), Thomas (bpt 1613, d infant), Thomas (bpt 1614, d infant), Roger (bpt 15.02.1617), Samuel (bpt 29.10.1620), Amy (b c1604, a 1622), Elizabeth (bpt 24.09.1609), Martha (bpt 22.09.1611),Margaret (bpt 03.03.1615), Jane (bpt 05.05.1622, a 1639)
  (2) Elizabeth Boldero
  m. Robert Nuthall of Framlingham
  (3)+ other issue - Edward (dsp before 1612?), George (a 1611), Henry (bpt 1585, a 1611, dsp), William (bpt 1587, a 1611), Edmund (bpt 1589, a 1611), Robert (bpt 1590, a 1611), Charles (bpt 1591, dsp bur 04.07.1610), Francis (a 1611), Thomas (bpt 1593, a 1611), Nathaniel (bpt 1596, a 1611)
  d. John Boldero (bpt 1552)
  (1) Thomas Boldero
  e. George Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds & Babwell Priory (b 1561, d before 18.01.1609)
  The following comes from 'Suffolk Manorial Families' (Muskett, 'Pedigree A. Boldero of Ixworth', p185).
  m. Margaret Fayerchliffe (dau of William Fayerchliffe of Bury St. Edmunds, m2. John Inman of Bury St. Edmunds)
  (1) George Boldero of Ixworth (b c1598, d before 25.04.1666)
  m. Anne (d 07.08.1672)
  (A) Simon Boldero of Ixworth (bpt 1636, d before 07.10.1704)
  m. (1658) Frances Godbold (bur 03.09.1696, dau of John Godbold)
  (i) Simon Boldero (bpt 1660, bur 12.03.1722/3, Vicar of Great Barton, Rector of Woolpit)
  The following is supported by 'Suffolk Manorial Families' (Muskett, 'Pedigree B. Boldero of Rattlesden', p186).
  m. (1688) Joan Cooke of Little Livermere (d before 26.07.1731)
  (a) John Boldero (d 17.10.1753, Rector of Woolpit)
  m. (17.10.1728) Martha Taylor of Woolpit (bur 25.08.1746)
  ((1)) John Boldero (b 15.10.1729, d 1781, Rector of Ampton)
  m. Ann (bur 11.03.1784)
  ((A)) John Boldero (b 1758, d 1796, Rector of Ampton)
  m. Mary Ann Sibbs (b 1762-3, d 25.09.1800)
  ((i)) Henry George Boldero (b 1794, d 1873, Colonel, MP) had issue
  m. Mary Elizabeth Neeld (dau of Joseph Neeld, sister of Joseph of Grittleton & Sir John of Brittleton, Bart)
  ((ii))+ other issue - John (b 1788), Joseph Edmund Sibbs (b 1796), Mary Anne (b 1785)
  ((B)) George Boldero (d 1823, Rector of Raynham, 3rd son)
  m. Christian
  ((i)) daughter
  m. _ Temple
  ((2)) Simon Boldero of Woolpit (bpt 25.01.1730, d 25.03.1784)
  m. (06.10.1757) Susanna Gardiner of Woolpit (d 05.07.1784)
  ((A)) Simon Boldero of Drinkstone (b 30.01.1769, d 1824)
  m1. Elizabeth Susan Nunn (b c1774, d 1801)
  ((i)) Elizabeth Boldero (d 1877)
  m. Thomas Markham
  m2. (1804) Mary Heaslewood (d 1845)
  ((ii))+ other issue - John of Rattlesden (b 03.10.18606, m. Sarah Maria Raynham, d 31.12.1885, had issue), William (b 1818,m. Anna Caroline Ransom, dsp 1851), George of Ashfield (bur 1865, m. Sophia Ransom, had issue), Susan (b 1808, m. George Pledger), Marha (b 1813, m. William Ransom, d 1851)
  ((B)) Roger Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds (b 1766, d 1810)
  m. Deborah Poole of Monks Eleigh (d 1848)
  ((i)) Sarah Boldero
  m. Charles Parker
  ((ii))+ other issue - Roger (d unm 1843), John (d unm), Elizabeth (b 1796, d 1812), Sarah (d 1806)
  ((C)) John Boldero of Bury St.Edmunds (b 1771, d 1838)
  m. Susan Cocksedge (d 1848)
  ((i)) John Boldero (d unm)
  ((D))+ other issue (d young) - George, Sarah, Elizabeth, Susan, Elizabeth, Elizabeth, Martha, Elizabeth
  ((3)) Martha Boldero (b 1733)
  m. (1757) Simon Hunt of Norton
  ((4))+ others (d young) - Roger (b 27.12.1731, bur 26.06.1756), Anne (b 1735), Mary (b 1736, d 1737), Elizabeth (b 1741, d 1754)
  (b) Anne Boldero (b 1689, a 1753)
  m. (by 1720) _ Wright
  (c) Martha Boldero (b 1692)
  m. (by 1720) _ Stutter
  (d) Jane/Joan Boldero (b 1699, a 1753)
  m. _ Paine (d by 1753)
  (e) Mary Boldero (a 1720, 1753)
  m. _ Kent
  (ii) George Boldero of Ixworth (b 1665, d 1737, 3rd son)
  m. (1701) Esther Fiske (d 1707)
  (a) George Boldero of Ixworth (d unm 1761)
  (b) Roger Boldero of Ixworth (b 1714, d 1794)
  m. (1750) Elizabeth Coccksedge (d 1735)
  ((1)) George Boldero of Ixworth (b 1752, d 1818)
  m. (1780) Hester Griffin (cousin) @@ just below
  ((A)) George Boldero (b 1781, dsp 1838, Perpetual Curate of Ixworth)
  m. Amelia Campion (m2. _ Jameson of Cork)
  ((B)) Elizabeth Boldero (b 1783)
  m. H. Adams (Rector of Bardwell)
  ((C)) Frances Boldero (b 1787)
  m. Edward Rene Payne (Rector of Hepworth)
  ((D)) Mary Boldero (b 1790, d 1854)
  m. Rev. _ Dodson
  ((E))+ other issue - John (b 1793, d unm 24.04.1829), Hester (b 1785, d 1809)
  ((2))+ other issue (dvp)
  (c) Elizabeth Boldero (b 1720, d 1799)
  m. Ezekiel Sparke of Walsham
  (d) Frances Boldero (b 1710, d 1798)
  m. Edward Griffin (Rector of Hardwock & Dingley, Northamptonshire)
  ((1)) Hester Griffin (b c1755, d 05.10.1835)
  m. (1780) George Boldero @@ just above
  (e)+ other issue
  (iii) John Boldero (b 1674, dsp, Rector of Clipstone)
  m. Abigail (relict of Rev. _ Dickens of Bosworth)
  (iv)+ other issue (a 1707) - Francis, Elizabeth
  (B) Rebecca Boldero (bpt 1634, d 1674)
  m. (1674) John Bond
  (C)+ other issue - George (a 1665), THomas (a 1665), Margaret (a 1665), Anne (a 1665), Sarah (bpt 1640)
  (2) Thomas Boldero (bpt 1604, a 1625, 2nd?)
  (3) Elizabeth Boldero (bpt 1594)
  m. (by 1625) Thomas Morphew
  (A) Rebecca Morphew
  (4)+ other issue (d before 06.10.1625?) - William (bpt 1586), John (bpt 1600), William (bpt 1601), Thomas (bpt 1604), John (bpt 1607)
  f. William Boldero
  g. Thomas Boldero
m. _ Gooche of Bury
  (1)+ issue - Thomas, John
  h. Mary Boldero
  m. Roger Barber of Bury St. Edmunds (d before 06.09.1606)
  i. Bridget Boldero
  m. William Hayward of Bury St. Edmunds
  ii. Thomas Boldero of Fornham St. Martin (d before 03.08.1588)
  m. (12.07.1559) Margery Betts of Norfolk (a 04.1588)
  iii. William Boldero
  iv. Francis Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds (d before 07.10.1580)
  The following comes from 'Suffolk Manorial Families' (Muskett, 'Pedigree A. Boldero of Ixworth', p185).
  m. Bridget Chitting (a 1559, dau of Henry Chitting of Wortham)
  a. Henry Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds (b c1556)
  m. Margaret Harwell (d c11.1624, dau/coheir of Thomas Harwell of Felsham)
  (1) Mary Boldero
  m. John Harwell of Blakenham Parva
  (2) Anne Boldero
  m. John Littlesbury of Hagworthingham
  (3) Bridget Boldero (a 1624)
m. _ Sugar
  (4)+ other issue - George (dsp befpre 19.05.1620), Francis of Felsham (a 1620), Isaak (a 1624), Dorothy (a 1624), Penelope (a 1624), Martha (a 1624)
  b.+ other issue - Bridget (dsp before 1575), Anne (a 1575)
  v. Edmund Boldero (a 1582)
  a.+ issue - Thomas, Francis
  vi. Anne Boldero (a 1557)
  m. Richard Gipps of Barton (d by 1557)
  vii. Scisley Boldero (dsp before 14.04.1571)
  m. John Cage
  viii. Agnes Boldero (a 1557)
  m. John Pleasance of Brandon Ferry named Thomas by the Visitation
  B. Katherine Boldero (a 1519)
  m. _ Sincre?
  C. Elizabeth Boldero (a 1519)
  m. _ Worlyche
  D. Joan Boldero (a 1519)
  m. _ Davy
  E. Isabell Boldero (a 1519)
  m. _ Butts

Main source(s): 'Suffolk Manorial Families' (Joseph James Muskett, 'Edited with extensive additions', vol 1, 1900, 'Boldero of Fornham', p184) with input as reported above and a little support from Visitation (Metcalfe, Suffolk, 1612, 'Boldero of Bury St. Edmunds')
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