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Welles: Welles of Welles
Ravemer, Rademer or Ragemer d before 1118
1. Walter a 1118
A. William FitzWalter of Wells and Claxby d before 1198
m ? de Gant dau of Walter de Gant
i. Robert FitzWilliam de Welle d before 12.1206
m Maud
a. William de Welle d 1241-2
m by 1207 Emma de Grainsby a 09.1226, dau of William de Grainsby
1 Robert de Welle d before 24.09.1265
m Isabel de Periton d before 05.01.1314/5, dau of Adam de Periton of Ellington
BE1883 identifies the father of Adam, 1st Lord, as William son of William who married Isabel de Vesci. We follow TCP.
A Philip de Welle a 1276, dsp
B William de Welle a 1286, dsp
m Helwise
C Adam de Welle, 1st Lord d 01.09.1311
m by 1296 Joan Engaine d 01.06.1315, dau of Sir John Engaine of Laxton and Blatherwycke
We21-1 Robert de Welles, 2nd Lord b c1297, dsp before 29.08.1320
TCP Welles reports that, contrary to what was reported in the earlier-released TCP Clifford, Robert de Welles did not marry Maud de Clare, widow of Robert Clifford, 1st Lord.
We20 =21 =24 Adam de Welles, 3rd Lord b 22.07.1304, d 02.1344/5
m before 1334 Margaret probably dau of->
+1 Thomas Bardolf, 2nd Lord BE1883 reports that Margaret was daughter of John, 3rd Lord Bardolf. TCP reports that that John Bardolf was one of Adam's son John's godparents. The dates certainly make it more likely that, as separately suggested by TCP, the 2nd Lord Bardolf was Margaret's father rather than the 3rd Lord. +2
We19 =20 John de Welles, 4th Lord b 23.08.1334, d 11.10.1361
m Maud de Ros d 09.12.1388, dau of William de Ros, 3rd Lord
we19 John de Welles, 5th Lord b 20.04.1352, d 26.08.1421
m1 before 05.1386 Margaret de Mowbray dau of John de Mowbray, 4th Lord
We18 Ives / Eudo de Welles dvp
m Maude de Greystock dau of Ralph de Greystock, 5th Lord of Greystoke
We17 Sir Lionel Leo de Welles, 6th Lord, Lieutenant of Ireland b 1406, k Towton 29.03.1461 supported the House of Lancaster in the War of the Roses and was attainted after his death. His barony was forfeited but later pardoned.
m1 15.08.1417 Joan or Cecily Waterton dau of Sir Robert Waterton of Waterton and Methley
We16-1 Sir Richard Welles, 7th Lord Willoughby of Eresby, 7th Lord Welles b c 1420 d 12.03.1469
m1 c 1446 Joan Willoughby, Baroness of Eresby b c 1420 d 1461/2, dau of Robert Willoughby, 6th Lord of Eresby
We16-1-1 Sir Robert Welles, 8th Lord Willoughby, 8th Lord Welles b c 1440 dsp 19.03.1469
m Elizabeth Bourchier d 10.1470, dau of John Bourchier, 1st Lord Berners
We16-1-2 Joane Welles, de jure suo jure Baroness of Welles and Eresby b c 1440 dsp before 03.1474/5
m1 Richard Pigot not mentioned by TCP
m2 Sir Richard Hastings bur 09.1503
m2 10.08.1468 Margery Strangways a 1475, dau of Sir James Strangways of Harsley Castle, Speaker of the House of Commons
We16-2 Alianore Welles b c 1420
m1 Thomas, Lord Hoo and Hastings d 13.02.1454/5
m2 James or Sir Thomas Lawrence
m3. Hugh Hastings
We16 Cecily Welles b c 1420
m Sir Robert Willoughby of Parham d 30.05.1465-6
We16-4 Margaret Welles b c 1425
m Sir Thomas Dymoke of Scrivelsby b c1427, d 12.03.1470
We16-5 Catherine Welles
m1 Sir Thomas de la Launde
>We16-5-1 Joan de la Launde
m William Denton
>We16-5-2 Margaret de la Launde
m Thomas Berkeley
m2 Robert Tempest
3+ 2 sons dsp - William, Maurice
m2 1447 Margaret Beauchamp b 1410, d 08.08.1482, dau of John de Beauchamp, 3rd Lord of Bletsho
We16-6 John Welles, Viscount Welles d 09.02.1498/9
m 01.12.1487 Cecily Plantagenet d 24.08.1507, dau of King Edward IV
We16-6-1 Elizabeth Welles d young
We16-6-2 Anne Welles d infant
We17-2 Sir William Welles, Chancellor of Ireland
m Anne Barnewall dau of ?? Barnewall of Crickstown
We17-2-1 Elizabeth Welles d before 26.04.1506
m1 before 05.01.1463/4 Christopher Plunkett, Lord Killeen d 1467
m2 James Fleming, 12th of Slane, 7th Lord d 28.03.1492
We17-2-2 Ismay Welles
m Thomas Nangle of Navan
We18-2 Margaret/Margery de Welles d 29.05.1422
m1 John de Huntingfield dvpsp before1374
m2 Stephen Scrope, 2nd Lord of Masham b c1351, d 26.01.1406
We18-3 Anne de Welles
m James Butler, 3rd Earl of Ormonde d 06.09.1405
m2 before 13.08.1417 Margery d 08.04.1426
We19-2 Margaret de Welles
m William Deincourt dvp
We19 =23 Elizabeth de Welles
m before 14.10.1338 Wa19 Sir Roger La Warr, 3rd Lord b 0.11.1326, d 27.08.1370
We20-3 John de Welles
We20-4 Margaret de Welles, prioress of Greenfield
ii. Solomon FitzWilliam
iii. Isabel or Elizabeth b c1135, a 1212
m Robert FitzHugh of Tatteshall d 1185

Sources: TCP Welles, BE1883 Welles
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