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Br26. William de la Brooke in Somerset
Br25 Henry de la Brooke of the Brooke nearIlchester
m. Nicholas Gonvile dau of Bryan Gonvile
Br24 Henry de la Brooke a temp Edward II who r. 1307-1327
Br23 John de la Brooke d 1347
m. Joan Madston dau of Sir John Madston
Br22 Sir Thomas Brooke d 1339 sb 1399?
m. Constance Mackenfield
Br21 Sir Thomas Brooke d 1413
m. Joan Hannap dau/coheir of Simon Hannap of Gloucestershire
Br20 Sir Thomas Brooke of Brooke d 1439, MP for Somerset - continued below
m. Joan Braybroke dau of Sir Reginald Braybroke by Joane de la Pole, Baroness Cobham
Br20Sir Thomas Brooke of Brooke d 1439, MP for Somerset - continued above
m. Joan Braybroke dau of Sir Reginald Braybroke by Joane de la Pole, Baroness Cobham
Br19. Edward Brooke, 6th Lord Cobham d 06.06.1464
m. Elizabeth Tuchet dau of James Tuchet, Lord Audley
Br18. John Brooke, 7th Lord Cobham b c1444, d 09.03.1511-2
m1. Eleanor Austell of Suffolk dsp
m2. Margaret Nevill d 30.09.1506, dau of Edward Nevill, Lord Abergavenny
Br17 Thomas Brooke, 8th Lord Cobham d 19.07.1529
m1. Dorothy Heydon dau of Sir Henry Heydon of Baconsthorpe
Br16 George Brooke, 9th Lord Cobham b c1497, d 29.09.1558, 2nd son
m. before 1526 Anne Braye d 01.11.1558. dau of Edmund Braye, 1st Lord
Br15-1 William Brooke, 10th Lord Cobham b 01.11.1527, d 06.03.1596/7
m1. Dorothy Nevill d 22.09.1559, dau of George Nevill, Lord Abergavenny
Br15-1-1 Mary Brooke
m1. Thomas Coppinger of Kent
i Francis Coppinger 2nd son had issue
m. Frances Burgh dau of Thomas Burgh, 5th Lord of Gainsborough
m2. Edmund Beecher
m2. 25.02.1559/60 Frances Newton d 17.10.1592, dau of Sir John Newton or Cradock by Margaret Poyntz
Br15-1-2 Maximilian Brooke b 04.12.1560, dvp unm 05.12.1583
Br15-1-3 Henry Brooke, 11th Lord Cobham b 12.11.1564, dsp 24.01.1618/9
m. mcrt 27.05.1601 Frances Howard b before 1572, bur 11.07.1628, dau of Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham
Br15-1-4 George Brooke bur 05.12.1603, prebendary of York
m. 1599 Elizabeth Burgh dau of Thomas Burgh, 5th Lord of Gainsborough
The following comes mainly from BP1934 Burgh. Through this marriage came claims for the baronies of Strabolgi Strathbogie and Burgh.
i Sir William Brooke of Sterborough and Cooling bpt 01.12.1601, d 20.09.1643
m1. Pembroke Lennard dau of Henry Lennard, Lord Dacre
a Pembroke Brooke bpt 01.10.1626, d 10.06.1683
m. Sir Mathew Tomlinson d 05.11.1681
1 Jane Tomlinson dsp bur 16.02.1703
m. Philip Owen bur 10.04.1699
2 Elizabeth Tomlinson d unm 1692
m2. before 1642 Penelope Hill bur 12.07.1694, dau of Sir Moyses Hill of Hillsborough
b Hill Brooke d 14.05.1704
m. c12.1657 Sir William Boothby, 1st Bart of Broadlow Ash d 24.03.1706-7
Hill was heiress of the barony of Cobham and co-heir of the baronies of Strabogli and Burgh. Those baronies were successfully claimed in the early 20th century by 3 of their descendants, one for each barony.
c Margaret Brooke dsp 06.01.1666-7
m. 25.05.1665 Sir John Denham d 1669, poet
d Frances Brooke d 1690
m1. before 05.1665 Sir Thomas Whitmore of Bridgenorth and Buddwas bur 21.05.1682
m2. Matthew Harvey of Twickenham dsp bur 19.01.1693-4
ii+ other issue - Frances, Elizabeth
Br15-1-5 Sir William Brooke d 1597
Br15-1-6 Elizabeth Brooke d 24.01.1596-7
m. 31.08.1589 Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury b 01.06.1563, d 24.05.1612
Br15-1-7 Frances Brooke d before 24.04.1623
m1. 1580 John Stourton, 9th Lord b 01.1552-3, dsp 13.10.1588
m2. after 1591 Sir Edward Moore of Odiham and Worth d 1623
Br15-1-8 Margaret Brooke
m. Sir Thomas Sondes
One of their descendants was created Baron then Viscount Cobham.
Br15-2 Sir Henry Brooke of Cobham b 05.02.1537-8, d c1591, 7th son
m. Anne Sutton d 01.1611-2, dau of Sir Henry Sutton of Notts
Br15-2-1 Sir John Brooke of Heckington, Lord Cobham bur 20.05.1660
m1. before 21.01.1608/9 Anne probably bur 23.02.1625
m2. before 10.1636 Frances Bamfield bur 1676, dau of Sir William Bamfield
i George Brooke b 11.10.1636, dvp
Br15-2-2 Anne Brooke apparently of this generation
m. Sir Edward Heron of Cressey Hall a 1648
Br15-2-3 Philippa Brooke possibly a sister of John, Lord Cobham
m1. Walter Calverley of Calverley
m2. Sir Thomas Burton, 1st Bart of Stockerston d 1655
Br15-3 Elizabeth Brooke b 1526, d 1565
m. 01.1547-8, sp William Parr, Marquess of Northampton d 28.10.1571
Br15-4 Katherine Brooke
m1. John Jerningham
m2. _ Bellamy
Br15-5+ 6/8 sons and 2 daughters including George had issue, 2nd son
Br16-2 Sir Thomas Brooke younger son
m. Susan Cranmer dau of John Cranmer
Br16 Elizabeth Brooke probably of this generation
m Sir Thomas Wyatt of Allington Castle d 1541
Br16-4.+ 8/10 children including John dsp, William dsp,
m2 Dorothy Southwell dsp, widow
m3 sp Elizabeth Hart a 03.1552
Br17-2 Acelye Brooke possibly of this generation
m. Robert Blague a 1440
Br19-2. Reginald Brooke of Aspall, Suffolk
m. Anne Everton

1 : Commoners vol I, Brooke of Ufford Place
2 BP1934 Cobham, BE1883 Brooke of Cobham, TCP Cobham
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