Paternal Family Tree: Strangeways


7G Grandson Edward III King England

9G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

17G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England


27 Sep 1585 born to John Melbury Sampford Strangeways 1548-1593 and Dorothy Thynne

b 1607 [22] married Grace Trenchard

1612 [27] was appointed Sheriff Dorset

1614 [29] was elected MP Dorset

1621 [36] was elected MP Dorset

1625 [40] was elected MP Weymouth and Melcombe Regis

1626 [41] was elected MP Weymouth

1628 [43] was elected MP Dorset

Apr 1640 [55] was elected at Short Parliament MP Dorset

Nov 1640 [55] was elected at Long Parliament MP Dorset

1645 [60] was captured at Sherbourne Castle for supprting the King's cause during the Civil War.

1645 [60] was imprisoned at Tower of London although his son Giles Strangeways remained as a hostage until his fine was paid.

1648 [63] was released at Tower of London

08 Jun 1653 [68] married Judith Throckmorton

1661 [76] was elected at Cavalier Parliament (2C2) MP Weymouth

30 Dec 1666 [81] died


Mother: Grace Trenchard

Sons x 2 Strangeways

Giles Strangeways 1615-1675 [Father: 29]

Howard Strangeways

Daughters x 2 Strangeways


Father: John Melbury Sampford Strangeways (6G GS Edward III)

GrandFather: Giles Strangeways of Melbury (5G GS Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Henry Strangeways (9G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Giles Strangeways of Melbury House and Abbotsbury (8G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Henry Strangeways of Melbury House (7G GS Edward I)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Arundell (9G GD John I)

3G GrandMother: Joan Mordaunt

4G GrandFather: John Mordaunt

4G GrandMother: Edith Latimer

2G GrandMother: Margaret Manners (4G GD Edward III)

3G GrandFather: George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley (6G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Robert Manners

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Ros (5G GD Edward I)

3G GrandMother: Anne St Leger (3G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Thomas St Leger

4G GrandMother: Anne York (2G GD Edward III)

GrandMother: Joan Wadham

2G GrandFather: John Wadham of Merryfield and Edge

Mother: Dorothy Thynne

GrandFather: John Thynne of Longleat

2G GrandFather: Thomas Thynne

3G GrandFather: Ralph Boteville

2G GrandMother: Margaret Eynns

3G GrandFather: Thomas Eynns

GrandMother: Christian Gresham

2G GrandFather: Richard Gresham Lord Mayor of London

3G GrandFather: John Gresham

4G GrandFather: James Gresham

2G GrandMother: Audrey Lynne

3G GrandFather: William Lynne of Southwick