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Families covered: Erneley of Brimslade Park, Erneley (Ernle) of Conock, Erneley (Ernle) of Etchilhampton, Erneley (Ernle) of Maddington, Erneley (Ernle) of Whetham

Sir John Erneley of Whetham (bpt 01.05.1561, bur 04.02.1648)
m. (mcrt 08.11.1593) Margaret Haydock (d 1646, dau of Thomas Haydock of Burytown)
1. John Erneley of Whetham (bpt 18.01.1598, d 1685)
  m. (mcrt 21.05.1616) Philadephia Hopton (dau of Sir Arthur Hopton of Witham)
A. Sir John Erneley of Whetham, Chancellor of the Exchequer (b c1620, d 1697, 2nd son)
  m1. (mcrt 01.03.1646) Susan Howe (dau of John Howe of Compton)
  i. Sir John Erneley of Burytown (d 25.10.1686)
  m. (06.12.1674) Vincentia Kyrle (dau of Sir John Kyrle, 2nd Bart of Much Marcle)
  a. John Erneley, later Kyrle Erneley of Whetham and Much Marcle (bpt 10.05.1683, d 10.1725)
  m. Constantia Rolt (bur 14.11.1755, dau of Sir Thomas Rolt of Saccombe)
(1) Constantia Kyrle-Ernlie (d 29.06.1753)
  m. (12.06.1741) Thomas Hay, 9th Earl of Kinnoull (b 04.06.1710, d 27.12.1787)
  b. Hester Erneley (b 08.02.1675-6, d 1723)
  m. William Washbourne of Wichenford (d 1726, son of William of Pytchley)
ii. Philadephia Erneley
  m. John Potenger of Melcome Bingham
  m2. (16.09.1672) Elizabeth Alington (bur 30.10.1691, dau of William Alington, 1st Lord)
  iii. Elizabeth Erneley
  m. John Dodson
  iv. Catherine Erneley
  m. Ralph Palmer of the Middle Temple
  Uncertain by which marriage were ...
  v. Annabella Erneley or Ernle apparently of this generation
  m. Edward Pleydell of Crickland
  vi. Rachel Erneley or Ernle probably of this generation
  m. Peregrine Bertie of Long Sutton (b 14.01.1655-6, d 1721)
The following comes mainly from Visitation (Wiltshire, 1623, Ernley).
  B.+ other issue - Robert (b c1619, dvpsp?), Dorothea (b c1621), daughter (b after 1622?)
2. Frances Erneley
  m. Thomas Mildmay of Springfield (Barnes)
3.+ other issue - Sir Michael (b c1599, d 1645, Governor of Shrewsbury Castle), Charles (bpt 06.07.1600), Henry (b c1602), William (b c1604), Finamor (b c1610), Thomas (b c1611, rector of Everleigh), Elizabeth (b c1605)



Edward Erneley of Etchilhampton (bpt 04.12.1587, d 30.11.1656)
m. Gertrude St. Loe (d 1662, dau of John St. Loe of Knighton)
1. Sir Walter Erneley, 1st Bart of Etchilhampton, Sheriff of Wiltshire (d 25.07.1682)
  m. Martha Tooker (bur 14.05.1688, dau of Edward Tooker of Maddington and New Sarum)
  A. Edward Erneley or Ernle of Ashington (b 17.10.1649, dvp 21.06.1675)
  m. Anne Ashe (dau of Edward Ashe of Heytesbury)
  i. Sir Walter Erneley or Ernle of Maddington, 2nd Bart (dsp 1690)
  ii. Sir Edward Erneley or Ernle, 3rd Bart of Etchilhampton and Maddington (d 31.01.1728-9)
  m. Frances Erle (d 14.05.1728, dau of Gen. Thomas Erle of Charborough)
  a. Francis Ernle
  b. Elizabeth Ernle
  m. (1720) Henry Drax of Charborough and Ellerton Abbey (d 1755)
  iii. Michael Erneley or Ernle (bur 13.11.1674)
  iv. Elizabeth Erneley or Ernle
  m1. (1692) Thomas Shatterden, later Drax of Popes
  m2. John Colleton
  B. Walter Erneley or Ernle of Conock, Sheriff of Wiltshire (d 27.01.1720-1)
  m. Mary Hungerford (sister of Anthony Hungerford of The Leigh)
  i. Sir Walter Erneley or Ernle of Conock, 4th Bart of Etchilhampton (b c1676, dsp 16.07.1732)
  ii. Sir John Erneley or Ernle of Conock, 5th Bart of Etchilhampton (d 30.03.1734, rector of All Cannings)
  m. Elizabeth Smith (dau of John Smith of Alton)
a. Elizabeth Ernle (b 30.04.1718, d 17.11.1757)
  m. Gifford Warriner of Conock @@ just below
  iii. Gertrude Ernle (d 21.12.1709)
  m. Isaac Warriner
  a. Gifford Warriner of Conock had issue
  m1. Elizabeth Ernle (dau of Sir John Ernle of Conock, 5th Bart of Etchilhampton) @@ just above
  m2. Anne Long of Rood Ashton (dsp)
  C. Susan Erneley (bpt 24.11.1665)
  m. (14.09.1685) William Whitaker of Motcomb
  D.+ other issue - John (d 1658), Michael (b 1668), 2 daughters
2. Michael Erneley of Brimslade Park (b 1635)
  m. (1656) Mary Wither (dau of William Wither of Manydowne)
  A. Edward Erneley of Brimslade Park (b c1671, d 27.02.1734)
  i. Sir Michael Erneley, 6th Bart of Etchilhampton and Brimslade Park (b c1704, d unm 16.02.1771)
  ii. Sir Edward Erneley, 7th Bart of Etchilhampton and Brimslade Park (b c1712, d unm 26.12.1787, rector of Avington)
  iii. daughter
  m. William Jones of Ramsbury Manor, Wiltshire
  The following is supported by BEB1841 (Jones of Ramsbury Manor).
  a. son (dsp)
  b. Elizabeth Jones
  m. (08.1767) Sir William Langham, later Jones, Bart of Ramsbury Manor (dsp 03.05.1791)
  c. Eleanor Jones (d 30.05.1783)
  m. (30.12.1766) Francis Burdett (dvp 03.02.1794, son of Sir Robert, 4th Bart)
  iv.+ other issue - John (b c1712, d 1737), Frances (d unm)
  B. Rachel Ernle probably of this generation
  m. Thomas Pleydell of Coleshill (d 02.02.1727)
3. Edward Erneley (d 1633)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : BLG1952 (Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax of Charborough), Commoners (vol 3, Money of Much Marcle)
(2) For lower section : BLG1952 (Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax of Charborough) with support from BEB1841 (Ernle of Etchilhampton)
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