CAPELL FAMILY

John CAPELL

Born: 1398, Stoke-Neyland

Acceded: Stoke Neyland, Suffolk, England

Died: BEF 14 Jun 1449

Notes: The most detailed published account of the family would be in the genealogical volume which accompanies the Victoria County History of Hertford, pp. 83-106. Clutterbuck's History of Hertford.

Married: Joan ? 1402, Stoke-Neyland, Suffolk, England

Children:

1. William CAPELL (Sir Mayor of London MP)

2. John CAPELL


William CAPELL (Sir Mayor of London MP)

Born: ABT 1428

Acceded: London

Died: 6 Dec 1515, St Bartholomews, England

Notes: Lord Mayor of London 1503. Bought the manor of Hadham, near Bishop's Stortford, and Hadham Hall became their chief seat.

Father: John CAPELL

Mother: Joan ?

Married: Margaret ARUNDELL ABT 1490, Lanherne, Cornwall, England

Children:

1. Elizabeth CAPELL (M. Winchester)

2. Dorothy CAPELL (B. Zouche of Harrynworth)

3. Giles CAPELL (Sir)


Dorothy CAPELL (B. Zouche of Harrynworth)

Born: ABT 1486

Died: BEF 8 Oct 1527

Father: William CAPELL (Sir Mayor of London MP)

Mother: Margaret ARUNDELL

Married: John ZOUCHE (8 B. Zouche of Harryngworth)

Children:

1. Richard ZOUCHE (9 B. Zouche of Harryngworth)

2. Mary ZOUCHE

3. John ZOUCHE (Sir)

4. Catherine ZOUCHE

5. Margaret ZOUCHE

6. William ZOUCHE of Pitton


Elizabeth CAPELL (M. Winchester)

Born: ABT 1485

Died: 25 Dec 1558

Buried: 7 Feb 1559, Basing, Hampshire, England

Notes: See her Biography

Father: William CAPELL (Sir Mayor of London MP)

Mother: Margaret ARUNDELL

Married: William PAULET (1 M. Winchester)

Children:

1. Alice PAULET

2. Margaret PAULET

3. Margery PAULET

4. Eleanor PAULET

5. John PAULET (2 M. Winchester)

6. Thomas PAULET of Cossington

7. Chidiock PAULET

8. Giles PAULET


Giles CAPELL (Sir)

Born: ABT 1455, Romford, Essex, England

Acceded: 1520, Raineshall, Essex, England

Died: 29 May 1556

Father: William CAPELL (Sir Mayor of London MP)

Mother: Margaret ARUNDELL

Married 1: Mary De ROS

Married 2: Isabel NEWTON (dau. of Richard (Thomas) Newton and Eleanor Daubeney)

Children:

1. Henry CAPELL (Sir)

2. Edward CAPELL of Raineshall (Sir)

3. Margaret CAPELL

4. Anne CAPELL?


Henry CAPELL (Sir)

Born: ABT 1488

Died: 1 Feb 1558

Notes: inherited his Ubley estate on the death of his mother c. 1512. He was knighted in 1533 of the occasion of the coronation of Anne Boleyn. He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Somerset in 1547. He married Anne Manners, they had several children who died in his lifetime. He died in London in 1558 and was buried at St Bartholomew-by-the-Exchange alongside his grandfather. His assets devolved to his brother Edward.

Father: Giles CAPELL (Sir)

Mother: Isabel NEWTON

Married: Anne MANNERS


Anne CAPELL

Born: ABT 1500

Father: Giles CAPELL (Sir)

Mother: Isabel NEWTON

Married: Robert HENEAGE (Esq.) ABT 1511, Lincolnshire, England


Margaret CAPELL

Born: ABT 1507

Father: Giles CAPELL (Sir)

Mother: Isabel NEWTON

Married: Robert WARD

Children:

1. Geoffrey WARD

2. Henry WARD


Edward CAPELL of Raineshall (Sir)

Born: ABT 1484, Aspeden, Hertfordshire, England

Acceded: Raineshall, Essex, England

Died: 19 May 1577

Father: Giles CAPELL (Sir)

Mother: Isabel NEWTON

Married: Anne PELHAM

Children:

1. Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

2. Mary CAPELL

3. Elizabeth CAPELL


Elizabeth CAPELL

Father: Edward CAPELL of Raineshall (Sir)

Mother: Anne PELHAM

Married 1: John WENTWORTH

Children:

1. Anne WENTWORTH

2. Edward WENTWORTH of Bocking (Sir)

Married 2: Ralph HYDE


Mary CAPELL

Father: Edward CAPELL of Raineshall (Sir)

Mother: Anne PELHAM

Married: Winston BROWNE of Abbess Roding (Sir) ABT 1562

Children:

1. Jane BROWNE


Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Born: ABT 1514, Rayne, Essex, England

Died: 22 Jun 1588

Notes: See his Biography.

Father: Edward CAPELL of Raineshall (Sir)

Mother: Anne PELHAM

Married 1: Catherine MANNERS AFT 16 Aug 1543

Children:

1. William CAPELL

2. Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

3. Frances CAPELL

4. Edward CAPELL (b. 4 Mar 1558)

5. John CAPELL (b. 2 Jun 1560)

6. Gamaliel CAPELL

7. Agnes CAPELL (b. 1 Jan 1562)

8. Frances CAPELL

9. Anne CAPELL

10. Robert CAPELL (b. 19 Feb 1567)

11. Mary CAPELL

Married 2: Mary BROWNE


William CAPELL

Born: 14 Sep 1556, Essex, England

Died: BEF 1583

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS


Frances CAPELL

Born: 18 Mar 1564 / 8 Jun 1566, Royston, Hertfordshire, England

Died: 1642

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS

Married: John SHURLEY of The Friars (MP) (d. 1616) (See his Biography) (son of Edward Shurley of Isfield) (w. of Elizabeth Kyme) 14 Sep 1585

Children:

1. Catherine SHURLEY

2. John SHURLEY (m. Dau. Honeywood)

3. Dau. SHURLEY


Anne CAPELL

Born: 8 Jun 1566, Royston, Hertfordshire, England

Died: 1642

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS

Married 1: Robert CHESTER (Sir)

Children:

1. Edward CHESTER (Sir)

Married 2: Thomas WESTROW

Children:

2. Dorothy WESTROW


Mary CAPELL

Born: 26 Jan 1569, Hadham, Hertfordshire, England

Died: 12 Oct 1633

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS

Married: Humphrey MILDMAY of Danbury 10 Jul 1586

Children:

1. Henry MILDMAY (Sir Knight)

2. Humphrey MILDMAY

3. Son MILDMAY

4. Son MILDMAY

5. Son MILDMAY

6. Dau. MILDMAY


Gamaliel CAPELL

Born: 2 Jan 1561

Died: 10 Nov 1633

Notes: See his Biography.

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS

Married: Jane BROWNE

Children:

1. Anne CAPELL

2. Mildred CAPELL

3. Gamaliel CAPELL of Rookwood Hall (Sir Knight)

4. Henry CAPELL of Freaning


Gamaliel CAPELL of Rookwood Hall (Sir Knight)

Father: Gamaliel CAPELL

Mother: Jane BROWNE

Married: Dorothy BENNET (dau. of Thomas Bennet, Alderman & Sheriff of London and Dorothy May)

Children:

1. Gamaliel CAPELL

2. Henry CAPELL

3. Francis CAPELL of Fryerning


Henry CAPELL of Freaning

Father: Gamaliel CAPELL

Mother: Jane BROWNE

Married: Anne WENTWORTH


Mildred CAPELL

Father: Gamaliel CAPELL

Mother: Jane BROWNE

Married: William LUCKYN (1 Bt. Luckyn)

Children:

1. Capell LUCKYN (2 Bt. Luckyn)

2. William LUCKYN (1 Bt. Waltham)


Anne CAPELL

Born: ABT 1610

Father: Gamaliel CAPELL

Mother: Jane BROWNE

Married: Robert Henry WISEMAN ABT 1630

Children:

1. John WISEMAN


Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

Born: ABT 1557, Rayne, Essex, England

Acceded: 1592

Buried: 11 Apr 1632

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Essex)

Mother: Catherine MANNERS

Married: Margaret GREY ABT 1576

Children:

1. Henry CAPELL (Sir)

2. Mary CAPELL (b. 2 Mar 1577 - d. 14 Feb 1582/3)

3. Edward CAPELL (d. 25 Nov 1659)

4. Penelope CAPELL (b. 28 Jan 1581 - d. 6 Jun 1611)

5. Catherine CAPELL (d. 2 Oct 1608)

6. Winifred CAPELL

7. Arthur CAPELL (b. 28 Nov 1585)

8. Grace CAPELL (b. 20 Feb 1586 - d. 13 Aug 1586)

9. Robert CAPELL (b. 31 Mar 1587 - d. 3 Apr 1638)

10. Humphrey CAPELL (b. 8 Jun 1589 - d. 4 Nov 1662)

11. William CAPELL (b. 2 Apr 1590)

12. Elizabeth CAPELL

13. Giles CAPELL (b. 26 Aug 1593 - d. 4 Nov 1622)

14. Margaret CAPELL (b. 24 Nov 1594)

15. Anne CAPELL (b. 18 Jan 1594/5 - d. BEF Feb 1623/4)

16. Mary CAPELL

17. Roger CAPELL (b. 11 Oct 1598)

18. John CAPELL (b. 20 Jun 1599)

19. Gamahell CAPELL (b. 31 Mar 1601)

20. James CAPELL (b. 5 Aug 1604)


Winifred CAPELL

Born: 27 Aug 1584, Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, England

Died: 8 Oct 1602

Father: Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

Mother: Margaret GREY

Married: Thomas BEDELL 5 Jan 1600


Elizabeth CAPELL

Born: 18 Nov 1591, Little Hadham, Essex, England

Died: 18 Jan 1628/9

Father: Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

Mother: Margaret GREY

Married: Tushnian LEWIN


Mary CAPELL

Born: 20 Mar 1596/1597, Little Hadham, Essex, England

Christened: 20 Mar 1596/1597, Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, England

Died: 2 Jun 1670

Buried: Westbury, Wiltshire, England

Father: Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

Mother: Margaret GREY


Henry CAPELL (Sir)

Died: 29 Apr 1622

Buried: 1 May 1622 (v. p.)

Father: Arthur CAPELL (Sir Sheriff of Hertfordshire)

Mother: Margaret GREY

Married 1: Theodosia MONTAGUE

Children:

1. Arthur CAPELL (1 B. Hadham)

2. Anne CAPELL

3. Theodosia CAPELL

4. Henry CAPELL

5. Margaret CAPELL

6. Elizabeth CAPELL

7. Gamaliel CAPELL

8. James CAPELL

Married 2: Dorothy ALDERSLEY (w. of Thomas Hoskins)

Children:

9. Dau. CAPELL


Arthur CAPELL (1 B. Hadham)

Born: 20 Feb 1603/4

Christened: 11 Mar 1603/4

Notes: Member of Parliament 1639. Also served in the Long Parliament. Beheaded by order of Lord Fairfax, a relative 

Died: 9 Mar 1649

Buried: 20 Mar 1649

Father: Henry CAPELL (Sir)

Mother: Theodosia MONTAGUE

Married: Elizabeth MORISON (dau. of Charles Morison, Bt., and Mary Hicks)

Children:

1. Mary CAPELL (m.1 Henry Seymour - m.2 Henry Somerset, 1 D. Beaufort)

2. Arthur CAPELL (1 E. Essex) (m. Elizabeth Percy)

3. Henry CAPELL (1 B. Tewksbury)

4. Elizabeth CAPELL

5. Theodosia CAPELL

6. Anne CAPELL (m. John Strangeways)


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