Section HQ: Descendants of Roger le Bruen

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Report generated by MagiCensus Deluxe v5.1.0 on 29 June 2017
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Generation One

1. ROGER1 LE BRUEN was born between 1083/4 and 1340, and died between 1143/4 and 1450. He married (HP-3) EMMA _____, daughter of (HP-2) Robert LE BRUEN. [14]
Child:
+2i.ROBERT2 BRUEN, b. about 1250/1; d. before 1354[11].


Generation Two

2. ROBERT2 BRUEN (Roger1), son of (1) Roger1 and (HP-3) Emma (_____) LE BRUEN, was born between 1191/2 and 1340, and died between 1254 and 1354[11]. [14, 11]
Child:
+3i.ROGER3 BRUEN, b. about 1300; d. in 1362[14]; m. (1) CATHARINE DE LEIGH.


Generation Three

3. ROGER3 BRUEN (Robert2, Roger1), son of (2) Robert2 BRUEN, was born between 1251 and 1348, and died in 1362[14]. He married (1st) CATHARINE DE LEIGH. [14, 27]
Child of: Roger3 BRUEN and Catharine de LEIGH:
+4i.NICHOLAS4 BRUEN, b. about 1310/1; m. ELLENA DE PRAERS.

Child of: Roger3 BRUEN:
+5i.JOAN4 BRUEN, b. about 1310/1; m. (AOT-11) JOHN HOLFORD of Holford, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, son of (AOT-9) William and Isabel (_____) HOLFORD.


Generation Four

4. NICHOLAS4 BRUEN (Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), son of (3) Roger3 and Catharine (de LEIGH) BRUEN, was born between 1265/6 and 1363, and died between 1305/6 and 1472. He married ELLENA DE PRAERS. [14]
Child:
+6i.ROGER5 BRUEN, b. about 1360; d. about 1426[14]; m. CATHARINE NORRIS.
5. JOAN4 BRUEN (Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), daughter of (3) Roger3 BRUEN, was born between 1265/6 and 1363, and died between 1279/80 and 1472. She married (AOT-11) JOHN HOLFORD of Holford, son of (AOT-9) William and Isabel (_____) HOLFORD. [27]
Child: See (AOT-11) John HOLFORD


Generation Five

6. ROGER5 BRUEN (Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), son of (4) Nicholas4 and Ellena (de PRAERS) BRUEN, was born between 1305 and 1369, and died between 1416 and 1436[14]. He married CATHARINE NORRIS. [14]
Child:
+7i.THOMAS6 BRUEN, b. about 1350/1; m. ALICE GREENWAY of Biddulph, Staffordshire, England.


Generation Six

7. THOMAS6 BRUEN (Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), son of (6) Roger5 and Catharine (NORRIS) BRUEN, was born between 1319/20 and 1424, and died between 1333/4 and 1546. He married ALICE GREENWAY of Biddulph. [14]
Child:
+8i.JAMES7 BRUEN.


Generation Seven

8. JAMES7 BRUEN (Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), son of (7) Thomas6 and Alice (GREENWAY) BRUEN, has an unknown birthdate. [15]
Child:
+9i.JAMES8 BRUEN of Bruen, Stapleford, Cheshire, m. ANNE STARKIE.


Generation Eight

9. JAMES8 BRUEN (James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1) of Bruen, son of (8) James7 BRUEN, has an unknown birthdate. He married ANNE STARKIE. [5, 15, 4]
Child:
+10i.JOHN9 BRUEN of Bruen Stapleford, Cheshire, b. about 1500/1; m. MARY OTELEY.


Generation Nine

10. JOHN9 BRUEN (James8, James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1) of Bruen Stapleford, son of (9) James8 and Anne (STARKIE) BRUEN, was born between 1416/7 and 1573, and died between 1476/7 and 1683. He married MARY OTELEY. [7, 5, 17, 15, 22, 4]
Child:
+11i.JOHN10 BRUEN, ESQ. of Bruen Stapleford, b. about 1540; d. in 1587[2]; m. (AOT-33) DOROTHY HOLFORD, daughter of (AOT-26) Sir Thomas and (GC-14) Jane (BOOTH).


Generation Ten

11. JOHN10 BRUEN, ESQ. (John9, James8, James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1) of Bruen Stapleford, son of (10) John9 and Mary (OTELEY) BRUEN, was born between 1499/1500 and 1546, and died in 1587[2]. He married (AOT-33) DOROTHY HOLFORD, daughter of (AOT-26) Sir Thomas and (GC-14) Jane (BOOTH). [22, 7, 5, 20, 17, 15, 28, 4, 2]
Child:
+12i.JOHN11 BRUEN III of Bruen Stapleford, b. in 1560[2, 18]; d. on 18 Jan. 1625/6[2, 4, 18] in Bruen Stapleford[2, 4, 18]; m. after 1596[18] (RD-2) ANNE FOX, daughter of (RD-1) John FOX.


Generation Eleven

12. JOHN11 BRUEN III (John10, John9, James8, James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1) of Bruen Stapleford, son of (11) John10, Esq. and (AOT-33) Dorothy (HOLFORD), was born in 1560[2, 18], and died on 18 Jan. 1625/6[2, 4, 18] in Bruen Stapleford[2, 4, 18]. He married after 1596[18], (RD-2) ANNE FOX, daughter of (RD-1) John FOX, who was buried on 29 Dec. 1606[18]. [23, 8, 5, 20, 18, 2, 4]
Child:
+13i.OBADIAH12 BRUEN, bp. on 25 Dec. 1606[2, 6, 4, 18] in Tarvin, Cheshire[2, 6, 4, 18]; d. before 1690[6] in Newark, Essex Co., New Jersey, United States[6]; m. SARAH _____, d. about 25 March 1684[2, 4].


Generation Twelve

13. OBADIAH12 BRUEN (John11, John10, John9, James8, James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), son of (12) John11 III and (RD-2) Anne (FOX), was christened on 25 Dec. 1606[2, 6, 4, 18] in Tarvin[2, 6, 4, 18], and died between 1633 and 1690[6] in Newark[6]. He married SARAH _____, who died about 25 March 1684[2, 4]. [18, 24, 9, 5, 20, 16, 21, 2, 6, 4]
Child:
+14i.MARY13 BRUEN, bp. on 12 June 1634[26] in St. Julians, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England[26]; d. on 2 Sept. 1670[3, 6] in Milford, New Haven Co., Connecticut, United States[3, 6]; m. on 13 Oct. 1653[29] in Milford[29] (DE-9) JOHN BALDWIN, b. in Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire, England[19] on 24 June 1619[19], son of (DE-6) John and Hannah (_____) BALDWIN.


Generation Thirteen

14. MARY13 BRUEN (Obadiah12, John11, John10, John9, James8, James7, Thomas6, Roger5, Nicholas4, Roger3, Robert2, Roger1), daughter of (13) Obadiah12 and Sarah (_____) BRUEN, was christened on 12 June 1634[26] in St. Julians[26], and died on 2 Sept. 1670[3, 6] in Milford[3, 6]. She married in Milford[29], on 13 Oct. 1653[29], (DE-9) JOHN BALDWIN, son of (DE-6) John and Hannah (_____) BALDWIN, who was born on 24 June 1619[19] in Aston Clinton[19], was buried on 21 June 1681[12, 29] in Milford[12, 29]. [25, 10, 18, 1, 13, 26, 3, 6]
Baldwin Genealogy shows Mary as half-sister (not daughter) of Obadiah, and the daughter of John Bruen and his 3rd wife Margaret:
Mary, bapt. June 14, 1622; emigrated to New England with her brother Obadiah, and m. John Baldwin Sen., of Milford.

Regarding a Mary daughter of Obadiah, it says "May be a mistake of Mr. Savage for Mary, the sister, who m. John Baldwin, Sen."[16]
Child: See (DE-9) John BALDWIN



1. Donald Lines Jacobus, "Ancestry of Obadiah and Mary Bruen," The American Genealogist 26 (1950): 12-25; digital images, AmericanAncestors.org (http://www.americanancestors.org/ : accessed 29 November 2011).
2. Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999).
3. Ibid., (33-42).
4. von Redlich, Marcellus Donald Alexander R., Pedigrees of Some of the Emperor Charlemagne's Descendants, Vol. I (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1941), 122.
5. Ibid., 122, 127, 130.
6. Frederick Lewis Weis, The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 5th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999).
7. Ibid., (97-15+).
8. Ibid., (97-16).
9. Ibid., (97-17).
10. Ibid., (97-18).
11. Charles Candee Baldwin, Baldwin Genealogy From 1500 to 1881 (Cleveland, Ohio: Leader Printing Co., 1881); digital images, Archive.org (http://www.archive.org).
12. Ibid., 298.
13. Ibid., 299, 842.
14. Ibid., 840.
15. Ibid., 841.
16. Ibid., 842.
17. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), 162.
18. Ibid., 163.
19. Wendy Shea, Mills/Shea Ancestors and Their Descendants (http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=labrat55&id=I6031).
20. Gary Boyd Roberts, Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2002), 356.
21. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2005), 146.
22. Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr., Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th ed. (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004), (33-39+).
23. Ibid., (33-40).
24. Ibid., (33-41).
25. Ibid., (33-42).
26. N. Grier Parke II and Donald Lines Jacobus, The Ancestry of Lorenzo Ackley & his wife Emma Arabella Bosworth (Woodstock, VT: No publisher, 1960), 247.
27. George Ormerod, The History of the County Palatine and City of Chester (London: Lackington, Hughes, Harding, Mavor, and Jones, 1819), 494; digital images, Archive.org (http://www.archive.org).
28. Ibid., 495.
29. Susan Woodruff Abbott, Families of Early Milford, Connecticut (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1979), 14; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 24 December 2011).