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Families covered: Courtenay of Devon, Courtenay of Powderham Castle

Sir William Courtenay of Powderham Castle, de jure 2nd/21st Earl of Devon (d St. Quintin 18.08.1557)
m. (28.11.1545) Elizabeth Paulet (d 04.11.1576, dau of John Paulet, 2nd Marquess of Winchester, m2. Sir Henry Oughtred)
1. Sir William Courtenay of Powderham Castle, de jure 3rd/22nd Earl of Devon (b 1543, d 24.06.1630)
  m1. (18.01.1572-3) Elizabeth Manners (dau of Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland)
  A. Francis Courtenay of Powderham Castle, de jure 4th/23rd Earl of Devon (bur 05.06.1638, 2nd son)
  m1. (07.11.1606, sp) Mary Pole (dau of Sir William Pole of Colcomb (by Maria Periam), relict of (Nicholas) Hurst)
  m2. Elizabeth Seymour (d 03.09.1669, dau of Sir Edward Seymour, 2nd Bart of Berry Pomeroy, m2. Sir Amos Meredeth)
  i. Sir William Courtenay 'of Ford', 1st Bart of Powderham Castle, de jure 5th/24th Earl of Devon (bpt 07.09.1628, d 04.08.1702)
  m. Margaret Waller (bur 09.01.1693-4, dau of Sir William Waller, General)
a. Francis Courtenay (bpt 27.02.1651-2, dvp bur 12.05.1699)
  m. (after 26.11.1670) Mary Bovey (dau of William Bovey or Boevey of Flaxley)
  (1) Sir William Courtenay, 2nd Bart of Powderham Castle, de jure 6th/25th Earl of Devon (b 04.03.1675, d 10/11.10.1735, MP)
  m. (20.07.1704) Anne Bertie (d 31.10.1718, dau of James Bertie, 1st Earl of Abingdon)
(A) William Courtenay, 1st Viscount, de jure 7th/26th Earl of Devon (b 11.02.1709-10, d 16.05.1762, 3rd son)
  m. (02.04.1741) Frances Finch (d 19.12.1761, dau of Heneage Finch, 2nd Earl of Aylesford)
  (i) William Courtenay, 2nd Viscount, de jure 8th/27th Earl of Devon (b 30.08.1742, d 14.10.1788)
  m. (07.05.1762) Frances Clack (d 25.03.1782, dau of Thomas Clack of Wallingford)
  (a) William Courtenay, 3rd Viscount, 9th/28th Earl of Devon (b 30.07.1768, d unm 26.05.1838)
(b) Frances Courtenay (b 06.01.1763)
  m. (13.12.1788) Sir John Honywood, 4th Bart (d 29.03.1806)
  (c) Charlotte Courtenay (b 14.02.1764, d 22.11.1844)
  m. (23.06.1788) Thomas Giffard of Chillington (d 1823)
  (d) Elizabeth Courtenay (b 02.09.1766, d 1815)
m. (07.06.1788) Charles Henry Somerset, Governor of Cape of Good Hope (b 12.12.1767, d 20.02.1831)
  (e) Lucy Courtenay (b 13.06.1770, d 27.01.1822)
  m. (02.08.1798) John Vaughan, 3rd Earl of Lisburne (b 03.03.1769, d 18.05.1831)
  (f) Harriet Courtenay (b 07.09.1771, d 13.04.1836)
m. (12.05.1797) George Thynne, later Carteret, 2nd Lord Carteret of Hawnes (b 23.01.1770, dsp 19.02.1838)
  (g) Anne Courtenay (b 02.02.1774, d 06.01.1835)
  m. (06.09.1790) George Annesley, 2nd Earl of Mountnorris (bpt 22.01.1771, d 23.07.1844)
  (h) Caroline Eustacia Courtenay (b 26.03.1775, d 06.03.1851)
  m. (03/29.01.1812) Charles Morland (d 14.06.1828, Colonel)
  (i) Matilda Jane Courtenay (b 06.07.1778, d 04.08.1848)
  m. John Locke (d 1837, Lt.General)
  (j) Sophia Courtenay (b 25.01.1780)
  m. Nathaniel Foy (d 1817, Colonel)
(k) Louisa Augusta Courtenay (b 25.12.1781, d 09.02.1823)
  m. (17.10.1805) Robert Edward Henry Somerset (b 19.12.1776, d 01.09.1842, General)
  (l)+ other issue - Isabella (b 20.06.1765, d unm 05.03.1783), Eleanor (23.11.1772, d 23.02.1789), Amelia (b 07.06.1777, d 18.03.1789)
  (iv) Frances Courtenay (b 10.03.1747, d 24.02.1828)
  m. (07.06.1770) Sir John Wrottesley, 8th Bart (d 23.04.1787)
  (iii) Lucy Courtenay (b 06.06.1748, d 12.1786)
  m. (19.10.1777) John Cotes or Coates of Woodcote
  (iv) Charlotte Courtenay (b 21.01.1750, d 1826)
  m. (12.09.1782) Alexander Wedderburn, 1st Earl of Rosslyn (b 13.02.1733, dsps 03.01.1805)
  (v)+ other issue - Elizabeth (b 19.02.1744, d 1744), Mary (b 02.03.1745, d 13.02.1784)
(B) Henry Reginald Courtenay (b 08.06.1714, d 30.04.1763, MP)
  m. (14.04.1737) Catherine Bathurst (d 1783, dau of Allen Bathurst, 1st Earl Bathurst)
  (i) William Courtenay (b 09.09.1738, dsp 27.11.1783, rector of Kenn)
  m. (31.12.1764) Anne Downes (dau of John Downes of Otterbury)
  (ii) Henry Reginald Courtenay, Bishop of Exeter (b 1741, d 09.06.1803)
  m. (26.01.1774) Elizabeth Howard (d 31.10.1815, dau of Thomas Howard, 2nd Earl of Effingham)
(a) William Courtenay, 10th/29th Earl of Devon (b 19.06.1777, d 19.03.1859, 2nd son) had issue
  m1. (29.11.1804) Harriet or Henrietta Leslie Pepys (d 16.12.1839, dau of Sir Lucas Pepys, Bart)
  m2. (30.01.1849, sp) Elizabeth Ruth Scott (d 17.03.1914, dau of John Middleton Scott)
  (b) Thomas Peregrine Courtenay (b 31.05.1782, d 08.07.1841) had issue
  m. (05.04.1805) Anne Wynell-Mayow (d 12.1860, dau of Mayow Wynell-Mayow of Sydenham)
(c) Catherine Courtenay (b 07.01.1781, d 21.11.1865)
  m. (30.12.1805) Edward Berens (Archdeacon)
  (d) Frances Charlotte Courtenay (b 07.09.1791, d 29.03.1854)
  m. (20.11.1811) Edward Bouverie (b 15.08.1783, d 22.07.1874, chaplain to Queen Victoria)
  (e)+ other issue - Henry Reginald (b 24.12.1774, d 08.04.1776), Elizabeth (b 05.08.1779, d unm 27.06.1852), Anne (b 31.03.1784, d unm 1818), Maria Louisa (d 1789), Henrietta Susanna (b 1792, d infant)
  (iii)+ other issue - Katherine (b 17.06.1740, d 20.08.1787), Anne (b 13.06.1751)
(C) Peregrine Courtenay (b 11.05.1720, dsp 02.12.1786)
  m1. (1751/20.02.1760) Lucy Incledon (d 02.12.1778)
  m2. (18.02.1780) Augusta Beaumont (d 1785, widow of Sir John Glynne)
  (D) Eleanora Courtenay (b 04.02.1710, d 1764)
  m. (10.06.1734) John (probably not Francis) Basset of Heanton Court
  (E) Bridget Courtenay (b 01.05.1712, d 07.03.1790)
  m. (1734/29.01.1635-6) William Ilbert of Bowrings Leigh (Bowringsleigh)
  (F) Isabella Courtenay (b 16.07.1716)
  m. (14.05.1744) John Andrew of Exeter (d 1772, rector of Powderham, Archdeacon)
  (i) Elizabeth Andrew (d 01.03.1836)
  m. (22.07.1806) Edward William Leyborne-Popham of Littlecote and Hunstrete (b 27.06.1764, General)
  (ii) Charlotte Andrew possibly of this generation (son of John son of John?)
  m. (1813) John Thomas Wright
(G) Mary Courtenay (b 19.11.1717, d 1754)
  m1. (01.10.1735) John Langton or Langston of Park
  m2. John Davie of Orleigh
  (H)+ other issue - William (b 03.09.1705, dvp young), James (bpt 20.11.1707, dvp 07.01.1726), Mary (b 19.08.1705, d 24.08.1705), Anna Sophia (b 09.01.1708, d 08.10.1745), Elizabeth (b 1718, d young), Elizabeth (d young)
  (2) Anne Courtenay (bpt 27.10.1674)
  m. William Walrond of Broadfield
  (3) Elizabeth Courtenay (bpt 01.11.1677)
  m. Arthur Champernowne of Dartington
(2)+ other issue - Francis (bpt 11.12.1679, bur 09.06.1682), Francis (bpt 05.01.1688-9, bur 16.12.1690), Margaret (bpt 21.11.1678, bur 1678), Mary (bpt 16.06.1681, d unm 27.05.1739), Lucy (bpt 04.04.1683, d unm 1739), Margaret (bpt 22.10.1684), Jane (bpt 05.01.1686-7, bur 29.10.1687), Isabella (bpt 07.03.1689-90), Dorothy (bpt 03.07.1690, bur 11.07.1690)
  b. Richard Courtenay (4th son)
  m1. Jane Southwell (dau of Sir Thomas Southwell of Limerick, Bart)
  (1) William Courtenay (dvpsp?)
  m2. Katherine Waller (dau of Sir William Waller of Winchester)
  (2) Katherine Courtenay (bpt 10.12.1686, a 1690)
  (3) Ann Courtenay (d 19.03.1775, heir)
  m. (14.07.1712) John Gilbert of Compton (b 02.1684, d 06.1733)
  c. James Courtenay of Walreddon (bur 07.01.1727)
  m. (c03.1682) Elizabeth Bourdon of Cheverston (bur 19.01.1703)
  (1) George Courtenay (b 07.05.1699, bur 18.06.1751, youngest son?)
  m. (25.05.1738) Mary Keysor (dau of John Keysor of Ipplepen)
  (A)+ issue - George (bpt 03.12.1746, bur 06.12.1787), Mary (bpt 15.10.1740), Elizabeth (bpt 17.06.1742), Isabella (bpt 03.09.1744), Eleanora (bpt 20.04.1749)
  (2) Ann Courtenay (bpt 14.08.1690, bur 19.07.1762)
m. (25.09.1722) John Jope
  (3)+ other issue - William (bur 08.06.1719), James (bpt 12.03.1687), Francis (bpt 10.06.1692?, d unm 03.1721), Elizabeth (bur 29.11.1722), Arabella (bpt 26.04.1703, bur 18.06.1751)
  d. Lucy Courtenay (bpt 01.03.1648-9, d 10.09.1693)
  m. (28.12.1671) Hugh Stafford of Pynes (bur 13.04.1703)
  e. Elizabeth Courtenay
  m. (29.09.1673) John Clobury of Bradstone (bur 23.03.1698-9)
  f. Isabell Courtenay (bpt 18.12.1690)
  m. (c03.1690) Sir Thomas Lear of Lindridge, Bart (b c1672, dsp 12.1705)
  g. Margaret Courtenay (bpt 17.09.1663)
  m. (17.06.1693) George Reynell (son of Edmund of Malston)
  h. Jane Courtenay (bpt 02.02.1664-5)
  m. (c05.1687) John Rowe of the Middle Temple
i.+ other issue - William (bpt 26.02.1649-50, d unm bur 27.07.1670), Edward (bpt 18.01.1653-4), George (b 26.12.1656, bur 22.11.1657), George (bpt 13.05.1666), Henry (bpt 26.03.1688, d 16.03.1727), William (d 30.01.1702), Ann (bpt 12.05.1662, d unm bur 22.08.1711), Mary (bpt 06.05.1673, bur 08.09.1682), Dorothy (bpt 06.11.1674, bur 24.08.1688)
  ii. Francis Courtenay (3rd son)
  m. (11.01.1657-8) Rebecca Webb (d 16.06.1672, dau of William (not Major John) Webb of Tytpit)
  a. Ann Courtenay (bpt 27.10.1674, d 06.05.1708)
  m. William Burgoyne of Exeter
  b. Frances Courtenay (d 13.02.1741)
  m. Benjamin Ivie of Exeter
  c.+ other issue - Francis (bpt 12.06.1662, d 22.02.1666-7), Elizabeth (d unm)
iii.+ other issue - Edward (bpt 17.07.1631), James of Tavistock (bpt 18.01.1635, d before 03.12.1678), Elizabeth
  B. Thomas Courtenay
  m. Elinora Breerton (dau of Thomas Breerton (or Breviton) of Yarde)
  i. George Courtenay (b c1611)
  m. Mary Manfield (dau of Sir Edward Manfield)
a. Mary Courtenay (b 1636-7, a 05.1648)
  ii. Jane Courtenay (b c1609, a1620)
  C. George Courtenay
  m1. Katherine Barkley (dau of Francis Barkley of Asketon, Ireland)
  i.+ issue (a 1620) - William (b c1616, dsp), Francis (b c1617), Morris (b c1618, dsp)
  m2. (sp) Elizabeth Sydenham (dau of Sir George Sydenham of Coombe Sidenham, widow of Sir Francis Drake of Buckland)
  B. Margaret Courtenay
  m1. Sir Warwick Hele of Wenbury
  m2. Sir John Chudleigh
  D. Bridget Courtenay
  m. Sir John Fites of Fitesford (Fitz of Fitzford)
  E. Elizabeth Courtenay
  m. (1600) Sir William Wrey, 1st Bart of Trebitch (Trebeigh) (d 06.1636)
  F.+ other issue (dsp) - Sir William (dvp 1605), John, Alexander, Edward
  m2. Elizabeth Sydenham (dsp 09.06.1598, dau of Sir George Sydenham of Combe Sydenham by Elizabeth Hales)
  m3. Jane Hill (dau of Robert Hill of Yarde)
2. Jane Courtenay (dsp)
  m. Sir Nicholas Parker of Willingdon

Main source(s): BP1934 (Devon), Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Courtenay', p247+), Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Courtenay', p109+)
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