'Neave1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Le Neve of Aslacton, Neave of Dagnam Park, Neve of Great Wichingham, Neave of London, Le Neve of Tivetshall

Jordan Le Neve of Quiddenham, Norfolk (a temp Edward II who r. 1307-1327)
1. Jeffery Le Neve
  A. ?? Le Neve father or grandfather (or great-grandfather?) of ...
  i. Robert Le Neve of Tivetshall, Norfolk (a 1399)
  a. John Le Neve (a 1427)
(1) Robert Le Neve of Tivetshall (d 1486)
  (A) John Le Neve or Neave
  (i) Robert Le Neave of Ringland, Norfolk (d before 21.03.1559)
  m(2?). Alice Delamere (dau of Thomas Delamere of Ringland)
  (a) Thomas Neave (2nd son)
  Visitation (London) reports that Thomas "had 4 sons all ob. s.p." but Berry shows as follows.
  ((1)) Edward Neave (d by 1617)
  ((A)) John Neave - continued below
  m. Martha Beaumont
  ((B))+ other issue - Richard, Edward, Anne
  ((2))+ other issue - Thomas, 2 sons
  (b) Richard Le Neve
  ((1))+ issue - Robert (had issue), Nathaniell
  (c) Firman or Termian Le Neve
  ((1))+ issue - John, Firman, William
  (d) Francis Le Neve of Great Wichingham, Norfolk (d before 03.08.1616)
  The following is partly supported by Visitation (Norfolk, 1664, Le Neve of Gt. Witchingham).
  m. Margaret Tilney (d before 19.12.1618)
  ((1)) Richard Neve of Great Wichingham (bpt 1567, a 07.1605, 2nd son)
  m. Katherine Booty (dau of Robert Booty of Saxthorpe)
  ((A)) Francis Neve (dsp 03.01.1632)
  m. Alice Smith (dau of Anthony Smith by Alice)
  ((B)) Oliver Neve of London, later of Witchingham (dsp before 27.02.1678)
  m. Elizabeth Havers (d before 04.02.1702, dau/heir of Thomas Havers of London)
  ((2)) Francis Neve of Great Wichingham (a 1634, dsp?)
  m1. Alice Wood (relict of Anthony Smith)
  m2. Hester Darbishire of Kent
  ((3)) Francis Neve of London (a 1634, 5th son)
  m1. Elizabeth Langley (dau of John Langley of Oxfordshire)
((A))+ issue (a 1633) - Francis (b c1612), Henry (b c1614), Margaret
  Visitation (London) ends with this generation. It is speculation that either Francis or Henry was father or grandfather of ...
  ((i)) Oliver Le Neve of Great Wichingham
  The following comes from BEB841 (Gawdy of West Herling).
m1. Anne Gawdy (sister/heir of Sir Bassingbourne Gawdy, 3rd Bart of West Harling)
  ((a)) Anne Le Neve
  m. John Rogers of Stanford
  ((b)) Henrietta Le Neve
  m. Edward Le Neve of London
  ((c))+ other issue - Oliver (dsp 1686), Isabella
  Oliver appears to have also married ...
  m2. (06.1698) Jane Knyvet (dsp 19.06.1704, dau of Sir John Knyvet)
  m2. Margaret Cole (dau of William Cole, son of Thomas of London)
  ((4))+ other issue - John, Thomas (dsp), Henry (dsp)
  (e) Mary Neve mentioned in Visitation (Norfolk, 1563+1589+1613, Delmare & Neve)
  m. Robert Tylney (d 29.06.1596)
  (f)+ other issue - John, John (2nd, dsp), Elizabeth
  (B) Jeffrey Le Neve (d 1539)
  m. Alice Brett (dau of Roger Brett, sister of William)
  (i) John Le Neve
  (a) William Le Neve
  ((1)) Lawrence Le Neve of Aslacton, Norfolk (d before 26.07.1587)
  The following comes from Visitation (Norfolk, 1664, Le Neve of Aslacton).
  m. Aveling Martin
  ((A)) William Le Neve (d before 08.11.1609)
  m. Anne Aldham (d 1599, dau of John Aldham of Shimpling)
  ((i)) Sir William Le Neve (dsp 1661, Norroy then Clarencieux King of Arms)
  ((ii))+ other issue - John (dsp), Sara, Mary
  ((B)) Jeffery Le Neve of Aslacton (d by 1660)
  m. Margaret Burcham (dau of Robert Burcham of Aslacton)
  ((i)) Jeffery Le Neve (d before 28.11.1668, eldest?)
  m. Mary Brewster
  ((a))+ issue - Jeffrey, Robert, Christopher, Jane, Frances
  ((ii)) William Le Neve of Aslacton (b 1608, d 1679)
  m1. Jane Loring (dau of Andrew Loring of Sidlesham)
  ((a)) John Le Neve (b c1640, a 1666)
  m2. Jane Aylmer (dau/heir of Richard Aylmer of Birdum)
  ((b))+ other issue - Laurence, Richard, William, Mary, Jane
  ((iii)) Thomas Le Neve (b 1614)
  m. (1639) Alice Greenwood
  ((a))+ issue - Thomas (had issue), William (had issue), Joseph (dsp), Elizabeth, Sarah, Alice, Margaret
  ((iv)) Robert Le Neve had issue
  ((C)) Thomas Le Neve
  (ii) Thomas Le Neve
  (a) Jeffrey Le Neve (dsp)
  (b) John Le Neve
  ((1)) Jeffrey Le Neve (a 1634)
  (iii) Robert Le Neve had issue
  (C)+ other issue - John (2nd), Catherine, Alice
  (2) John Le Neve
  b.+ other issue - Richard, Robert
  ii. John Le Neve (Clerk)



John Neave - continued above
m. Martha Beaumont
1. Richard Neave of London (b 25.07.1666)
  m. Elizabeth Bradford (dau of Samuel Bradford of the family of S. Bradford, Bishop of Rochester)
  A. Edward Neave
B. James Neave of London & Walthamstow (b 07.08.1700)
  m. Susanna Truman (b c1690, d 1763, dau of Thomas Truman or Trueman of Nottinghamshire)
  i. James Neave (d 1796) had issue
  m. H. Harvey
  ii. Sir Richard Neave of Dagnam Park, Sheriff of Essex, 1st Bart (b 22.11.1731, d 28.01.1814, Governor of the Bank of England)
  m. (16.02.1761) Frances Bristow (d 18.01.1830, dau of John Bristow of Quidenham Hall)
  a. Sir Thomas Neave, 2nd Bart of Dagnam Park, Sheriff of Essex (b 1761)
  m. (13.06.1791) Frances Caroline Digby (dau of William Digby, Dean of Durham)
  (1) Sir Richard Digby Neave, 3rd Bart of Dagnam Park (b 09.12.1793, d 10.03.1868) had issue
  m. (07.08.1828) Mary Arundell (d 30.08.1849, dau of James Everard Arundell, 9th Lord of Wardour)
  (2) Henry Lyttleton Neave (b 21.03.1793, dsp 04.08.1873, vicar of Epping)
  m. (31.08.1824) Agnes Anne Sheffield (dau of Sir Robert Sheffield, Bart of Normanby Hall)
(3) Sheffield Neave (b 11.04.1799, d 24.09.1868, Director of the Bank of England) had issue
  m. (01.10.1851) Mary Henrica Morier (d 11.07.1884, dau of David Richard Morier)
  (4) William Augustus Neave (b 05.02.1802, d 03.10.1844) had issue
  m. (18.08.1838) Anne Elizabeth Black (d 12.02.1892, dau/coheir of Alexander Black of Gidea Hall)
  (5)+ other issue - Frances Caroline (d 10.08.1860), Charlotte Maria (d 17.01.1854)
  b. John Neave (b 02.01.1763, d 18.05.1835, judge at Benares)
  m. (09.09.1798) Catherine Smith (d 03.05.1822, dau of Colonel _ Smith of Ireland)
  (1) Robert Neave (b 11.03.1805, d 23.12.1848, judge in Bengal, 2nd son) had issue
  m. (14.01.1834) Sabrina Marianna Bristow (dau of Lt. Col. George Bristow, m2. G. Offord)
(2) Anna Frances Neave (d 27.12.1867)
  m. (30.03.1843) Ludovick James Grant (d 1851)
  (3) Caroline Mary Neave (d 22.09.1888)
  m. (06.1819) William Cookson (d 1870, vicar of Hungerford)
  (4) Eliza Neave (d 02.05.1865)
  m. (16.12.1817) John Milford of Exeter
  (5)+ other issue - John (b 11.07.1799, d 1840), Edgar (b 30.12.1810, 1880, had issue)
  c. Richard Neave (b 18.12.1773, d 13.01.1858) had issue
  m. (02.07.1807) Sarah Irvine (d 31.08.1826, dau of Alexander Irvine by dau of George Peters)
  d. Frances Louisa Neave (d 30.12.1841)
  m. (10.07.1786) Beeston Long of London (Governor of the Bank of England)
  e. Catherine Mary Neave (d 16.01.1849)
  m. (18.03.1793) Henry Howard of Corby Castle
  f. Harriet Neave (d 15.02.1854)
  m. (09.02.1795) George Trevelyan (Archdeacon of Bath)
  g.+ other issue - Henry Fraser (d young), Caroline (d young), Caroline Hannah (b 23.03.1781, d unm 07.12.1863)
  iii. Susanna Neave
  m. W. Wells of Bickley Place

Main source(s): Berry's Essex Pedigrees (1878, Neave), Visitation (London, 1634, Le Neve) and (for lower section) BP1934 (Neave)
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