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: Pope of Dedington, Pope of Downe, Pope of Wilcote, Pope of Wroxton, Rokeston
Thomas Pope of Oxfordshire
1. William Pope of Dedington
m1 Julian
m2 Margaret Yate dau of Edward Yate of Stanford
A. Sir Thomas Pope of Dedington and Tittenhanger b c1508, dsp 1559, founder of Trinity College, Oxford
m Elizabeth Blount dsp 07.10.1593, dau of Walter Blount of Burton-on-Trent
B. John Pope of Rokeston or Wroxton and Wilcote d 24.06.1583
m1 Ann Stavely of Bygnell mentioned by BE1883 & BEB1841 but not by Visitation
i. daughter
m 1573 Edward Blount of Burton-on-Trent
m2 Elizabeth Brockett dau of John Brockett of Brockett Hall
ii. Sir William Pope of Wroxton and Wilcote, 1st Bart, 1st Earl of Downe bpt 15.10.1573, d 02.06.1631
m 1595 Anne Hopton b 1561, bur 10.05.1625, dau of Sir Owen Hopton
a. Sir William Pope b 1596, dvp 08.1624
m Elizabeth Watson dau of Sir Thomas Watson of Halstead who m2. Sir Thomas Peneystone, Bart
1 Thomas Pope, 2nd Earl of Downe bpt 16.12.1622, d 28.12.1660
m 26.11.1638 Lucy Dutton bpt 09.04.1624, d 06.04.1656, dau of Sir John Dutton of Sherborne
A Elizabeth Pope
m1 Sir Francis Henry, Bart of Quarendon
m2 Robert Bertie, Earl of Lindsey d 09.05.1701
2+ other issue - John b 1623, dspls, William b 1624, dspls, 2 daughters
BEB1841 & BE1883 refer to a supposition that one of the younger sons was grandfather of Alexander Pope the Poet but note that the sons must have died without surviving legitimate male issue or otherwise the Earldom would have passed to such issue.
b. Thomas Pope, 3rd Earl of Downe b 1598, d 11.01.1667/8
m 20.04.1636 Beata Poole bur 18.07.1678, dau of Sir Henry Poole of Saperton by Beatrice Brydges
1 Thomas Pope, 4th Earl of Downe bpt 29.09.1640, d unm 18.05.1668
2 Anne Pope b 1637, dsp
m Sir Edward Boughton, 2nd Bart of Lawford b 1628, dsp 1680
3 Beata Pope b 1639, dsp
m 1668 Sir William Soame, Bart of Thurlow
4 Frances Pope b 1647, d 1678/04.11.1699
m 05.03.1671-2 Francis North, 1st Lord Guildford b 22.10.1637, d 05.09.1685
Wroxton passed into the North family.
5 Finetta Pope
m 1674 Robert Hyde son of Alexander, Bishop of Salisbury
BEB1841 mentions that William, 1st Earl, had just one daughter who died unmarried but he appears to have had the following:
c. Anne Pope
m Sir Samuel Danvers, 1st Bart of Culworth d 27.01.1683
iii. Georgia or Gregoria Pope apparently married to ...
m Robert Raynsford of Staverton b 1583, d 15.04.1629
iv.+ other issue - Penelope, Anna, Jane, Susanna, daughter
m3. sp Jane Wyndham dau of Sir Edmund Wyndham
C. Alice Pope mentioned by BE1883 & BEB1841 but not by Visitation
m Edward Love of Eymore
i. Frances Love
m William Blount of Osbaston
D. Elizabeth Pope mentioned by Visitation but not by BEB1841 & BEB1841
m1 William Huchins of Chipping Norton
m2 John Orpwood of Chipping Norton

Sources: BE1883 Pope of Downe, BEB1841 Pope of Wilcote +m Visitation Oxford, 1566+1574+1634, Pope of Wroxton
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