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Leigh: Leigh of Newport, Leigh of Northcourt North Court
Visitation starts with 2 sons of an unnamed Leigh, as we do. Commoners indicates that Barnabas was descended from Sir John Leigh m. Mary, dau/heir of John Backet who it identifies as "ancestor of the Leighs of Northcourt, and Appuldercombe, who were connected with the Leighs, of Cheshire, and held large estates in the counties of Somerset, Kent, and Surrey."
?? Leigh
1. Edward Leigh of Shorwell, Isle of Wight b about 1485
m x Strange dau of Giles Strange
2. BarnabasLeigh of Stoke Hambden, Somerset b about 1510
m Grace Light dau of Henry Light of Lights Cary
A. Sir John Leigh of North Court Northcourt in Shorwell b c1536, d 1619
m Elizabeth Dingley dau of John Dingley of Wolverton
i. Barnabas Leigh of North Court b c1572, d by 1591
The following is supported by Visitation Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, 1686, Leigh of North Court in Shorwell.
m1 Elizabeth Bamfield dau of Hugh Bamfield of Somerset
a. Sir John Leigh of Northcourt b c1596, d 1666
m Elizabeth Bulkeley sister of John Bulkeley of Burgate
1 John Leigh of Northcourt b c1651, d 1688-9, 2nd son
m Anne Every dau/coheir of John Every of Glanvilles Wootton, sister/coheir of John of Cothey
A John Leigh of Northcourt b c1671, a 1702
m Anne Eveleigh d 1719, dau of William Eveleigh of Holcombe
i John Leigh of Northcourt d 1772
m _ Turner dau of Thomas Turner of Oxfordshire
a Amelia Leigh
m1 Thomas Goldie of Dumfries General
m2 David Lloyd chaplain to Greenwich Hospital
b Catharine Leigh
m Chaloner Arcedeckne of Glevering Hall
c Johanna Leigh
m1 Richard Bennet Lloyd
m2 Francis Love Beckford of Basing Park
d Elizabeth Leigh
m Alexander Stewart
e Mary Leigh
m James Strachan of Edinburgh
B+ other issue - William b c1677, Robert b c1683, Anne b c1673, Mary b c1674, Elizabeth b c1675, Jane b c1680, Catherine b c1681, Amme b c1684, Barbara b 1685-6
2 Elizabeth Leigh
m 1650 Sir Peter Stanley of Alderley
3 Penelope Leigh
m Thomas Urry of Gatcombe
4+ other issue - Barnaby d infant, Margaret
b. Barnabas Barnaby Leigh 3rd son
m1 31.07.1629 Barbara Broad
m2 08.10.1637 Mabel Worsley
c. Grace Leigh
m John Harvey of Alvington
d. Catherine Leigh
m Richard Swayne of Tarrant Gunvill
e. Arundell Leigh
m Thomas Barret of Shorwell
f.+ other issue - Bamfeild, George, Henry b c1604, a 1627, rector of Shorwell?, William, James, Anthony, Hugh
m2 Gertrude Percival dau of James Percival or Persivall of Weston-in-Gordano, Somerset
m Francis Leigh of Alvington, Isle of Wighthad issue
ii. Edward Leigh of Newport
m1 Elizabeth Helton dsp, dau of Francis Helton of Portsmouth
m2 Emme Bourman dau of Thomas Bourman
iii. Thomas Leigh, Mayor of Newport
m Jane Bad dau of Emanuell Bad of Southamptonshire
a.+ issue - John, Frances
iv. Anthony Leigh
v. Anne Leigh
m Edward Par
vi. Grace Leigh
m Sir John Richards
B. Anthony Leigh of London
m Charity Midleton of the Isle of Wight
i. Francis Leigh of Bromham, Wiltshire a 1630
m Elizabeth Webb of Bromham
a.+ issue - John, Mary, Judith
ii. John Leigh of London a 1630, goldsmith, 3rd son
m1 Elizabeth Dycher dau of John Dycher of London, goldsmith
a.+ issue - John, William a 1634, Elizabeth
m2 Elizabeth Anthony dau/heir of Thomas Anthony of London
iii. Charity Leigh
m Sir Edward Dodsworth of Trowsdale
iv. Ursula Leigh
m William Moreing
v. Elizabeth Leigh
m Thomas Oglander of Whytefield
vi.+ other issue - Barnabas of London, Alice, Grace
C. Barnabas Leigh of Thorley, Isle of Wight b about 1540
m Mabel Dingley dau of John Dingley of Wolverton
i. John Leigh
ii George Leigh
iii Benjamin Leigh
iv Charity Leigh
D. Catharine Leigh
m Lord Holmes

Sources: Visitation Hampshire, 1530+1575+1622-34, Leigh, Commoners vol II, Beckford of Basing Park
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