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Families covered: Colleton in Barbados, Colleton of Exeter, Colleton in South Carolina

?? Coleton or Colleton (b c1447)
m. _ Ridgway (dau/heir of _ Ridgway alias Peacock)
1. Henry Coleton or Colleton (b c1485, d before 1550)
  m. Margaret (Margery) Bury (dau of William Bury of Colleton)
  A. Edmond Colleton in Exeter (b c1513, a 1560)
  i. daughter
  m. _ Taunton ## possibly here? ##
ii.+ other issue - William (dsp), John (dsp), 2 daughters
  B. Peter Colleton (dsp)
  C. Thomas Colleton
  m. Thomazine Kelland (dau of Thomas Kelland of Devon)
  i. John Colleton in Exeter (a 1636, dsp)
  m. Margaret Weekes (dau of Mark Weekes)
  ii. Peter Colleton, Sheriff of Exeter (bur 08.08.1622)
  m. (18.12.1578) Ursula Hull (d 1647, dau of Henry Hull of Exeter)
  a. Sir John Colleton of London, 1st Bart (b c1608, d 1666, Colonel, 2nd son)
m. (19.11.1634) Katherine Amy (a 1647, dau of William Amy or Amey of Exeter)
  (1) Sir Peter Colleton of Exmouth, Governor of Barbados, 2nd Bart (bpt 17.09.1635, d 1679 (or 24.03.1694)
  m. Elizabeth Leslie (bur 17.07.1683?, sister of Col. John Leslie of Barbados, relict of William Johnston)
  (A) Sir John Colleton of Westham & Fairlawn (South Carolina), 3rd Bart (b 08.1669, d 09.1754)
m. (10.12.1700) Elizabeth Snell (a 05.1739, dau of John Snell of Exeter by Elizabeth, dau of John Butler by Elizabeth, dau of Sir Hugh Crocker by Elizabeth, dau of Peter Colleton) @1@ below
  (i) John Colleton of Fairlawn (b 1701, dvp 1751)
  m. Susannah Snell (dau of Rev. John Snell, canon of Exeter, cousin) @2@ below
  (a) Sir John Colleton, 4th Bart (d 1777-8)
  m1. (09.02.1759, div 1772) Anne Fulford (dau of Francis Fulford of Great Fulford)
  ((1)) Louisa Carolina Colleton
  m. Richard Graves of Hembury Fort, Devon (Admiral RN)
  m2. (21.04.1774) Jane Mutter
  ((2)) Sir John Snell Colleton, 5th Bart (bpt 27.01.1774, dsp 07.1801, RN)
  m. (1801) Martha (a 1832)
  (b) Elizabeth Mary Anne Colleton
  m. Joseph Cooke
  (c)+ other issue (d unm) - Peter (d young), other daughters
(ii) Peter Colleton (d unm)
  (iii) Robert Colleton (b 1713, d 03.1755, Captain)
  m. (09.1748) Anne Colleton (dau/heir of James Colleton of South Carolina, cousin)
  (a) Sir James Nassau Colleton, 6th Bart (b 03.04.1752 (or 23.03.1752), d 16.01.1815)
  m. (03.12.1778) Susannah Nixon (d 31.01.1830, dau of William Nixon of Lincoln by Elizabeth, dau/heir of William Smalley of Lincolnshire)
  ((1)) Sir James Roupell Colleton of Colleton Hill in Witheridge (Devon), 7th Bart (b 22.12.1783, d 28.07.1848, Colonel) had issue
  m. (12.12.1819) Septima Sexta Graves (d 14.12.1831, dau of Admiral Richard Graves of Hembury Fort by Louisa Caroline Colleton, cousin)
  ((2))+ other issue - Thomas William (b 07.1796, Captain), Nassau Charles (b 06.1800, d 1815), Susannah Boone (d unm 12.1816), Caroline Berkeley (d unm 1822), Augusta Henrietta (d 1810), Anne Elizabeth (d 1817), Mary Sarah (d infant)
  (b)+ other issue - John (b 1751, d c1763), Charles Sackville (Lt. Colonel), Robet (d infant), Lucy Cordelia (d unm 1814)
(iv) Elizabeth Colleton
  m. (22.04.1728) Edward Hawley
  (B) Catherine Colleton
  m. Robert Richardson
  (2) Thomas Colleton in Barbados (bpt 07.08.1636)
  m. _ Mead
  (A) Peter Colleton
  (B) daughter
  m. _ Kendall (Colonel)
  (C) (Elizabeth) Colleton
m. (Thomas) Garth (d 1731, Colonel)
  Haynes Hill was passed by the undermentioned James (dsp 1787) into the Garth family, members of whom assumed the name Colleton.
  (3) James Colleton in Barbados (4th son)
  m. Ann Kendall (dau of James Kendall, Governor of Barbados)
  (A) John Colleton in Barbados
  m. Elizabeth Ernle (dau of Sir Edward Ernle, Bart, widow of Thomas Drax)
  (i) James Edward Colleton 'of Haynes Hill' (dsp 1787, MP)
  m1. (1731) Anne Cowper (d 1750, dau of William, 1st Earl Cowper)
  m2. Frances Jennings
  (ii) John Colleton (dsp, Lt. Colonel)
  m. Margaret Swainson (dau of _ Swainson of Barnard Castle, widow of _ Grace)
  (iii) Anne Colleton (d infant)
  (4) Anne Colleton (bpt 21.06.1640)
  m1. _ Stewart (General)
  m2. Humphry Selwood
  (5)+ other issue - John (d unm before 22.12.1668), Katherine (bpt 12.08.1638), Elizabeth (bpt 02.11.1644, bur 07.07.1646)
  b. Elizabeth Colleton (b c1601, a 1647)
  m. (c07.1621) Sir Hugh Crocker
The following connection is provided by TCB.
  (1) Elizabeth Crocker
  m. (07.1651) John Butler
  (A) Elizabeth Butler
  m. John Snell of Exeter (MP)
  (i) John Snell (Canon of Exeter)
  (a) Susannah Snell
  m. John Colleton of Fairlawn (b 1701, dvp 1751) @2@ above
  (ii) Elizabeth Snell (a 05.1739)
  m. (10.12.1700) Sir John Colleton, 3rd Bart @1@ above
  c.+ other issue (dsp) - Peter (b c1605, d 1623), Thomas (bur 10.01.1614-5), Hugh (bpt 30.09.1620, a 1622)
  iii.+ other issue - Roger (had issue), Sibell, Margaret, Alice
  D. Grace Colleton
  m. John Brushford
  E. Elizabeth Colleton
  m. Thomas Dyer of Shobrook

Main source(s): BP1934 (Colleton), Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Colleton of Exeter) with some support from TCB (vol 3, Colleton of London)
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