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Leigh 7: Ley of Ley in Bere Ferrers, Ley of Marlborough, Ley of Teffont Ewyas
William de Leigh a 1295
m Jane
1. Henry de la Leigh in Bere Ferrers a 1305
A. Henry Ley of Ley in Bere Ferrers a 1396
m Elizabeth
i. Walter Ley of Ley a 1410
a. Thomas Ley of Ley d 1464-5
1 Henry Ley a 1485
m1 Elizabeth Trevowan
A Robert Ley d by 17.04.1527
m Dorothy Henscott dau of John Henscott, son of Nicholas
i Henry Ley of Ley in Bere Ferrers
m Elizabeth Cotton
a Henry Ley of Teffont Ewyas Tefont Evias d 07/17.06.1574
m Dionisia St. Maure dau of Walter St. Maure or de St. Mayne, son of Stephan of Wilton
1 William Ley of Teffont Ewyas Tefont Evias
2 Mathew Ley
m Margaret Barret of Essex relict of Humphrey Foster
3 James Ley, 1st Earl of Marlborough b c1552, d 14.03.1629, Chief Justice, Lord Treasurer, 6th/youngest son
m1 before 1593 Mary Pettie dau of John Pettie of Stoke Talmage
A Henry Ley, 2nd Earl of Marlborough bpt 03.12.1595, d 01.04.1638
m 05.11.1616 Mary Capell b c1598, d 02.06.1670, dau of Sir Arthur Capell of Little Hadham
i James Ley, 3rd Earl of Marlborough b 28.01.1617/8, d unm 02.06.1665
ii Elizabeth Ley d unm
B William Ley, 4th Earl of Marlborough bpt 10/2.03.1612, dsp 1679, 3rd son
m Margaret Hewett bur 07.05.1713, dau of Sir William Hewett of Breckles by Ursula Webb
C Elizabeth Ley
m Morice Carant of Toomer, Somerset
i William Carant or Clarent
m Eleanor Long b 1618, dau of Gifford Long of Rowd Ashton
D Anne Ley
m Sir Walter Long of Dracycot d 1637
E Mary Ley
m Richard Erisey of Erisey
F Dionysia Ley
m John Harington of Kelneyton
G Margaret Ley
m _ Hobson of Hertfordshire
H Esther Hester Ley
m Arthur Pulter not Fuller of Bradfield
I Phoebe Ley
m _ Biggs of Hurst
J+ other issue d unm - James d 1618, Martha
m2 c02.1617/8, sp Mary Pierson bur 05.10.1618, dau of Thomas Pierson of Westminster, widow of Sir William Bowyer of Denham
m3. 04.07.1621, sp Jane Boteler b c1604, bur 28.03.1672, dau of John Boteler, 1st Lord
m2 Jane
2 Jane Ley
m Richard Moore son of William
3 Thomas Ley
4 John Ley
b. Roger Ley
c. Johanna Ley
m Nicholas Parker

Sources: Visitation Wiltshire, 1623, Ley, BE1883 Ley of Marlborough
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