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  • Title "The Family of David Seisyll," database, Wargs.com, Wargs.com (http://www.wargs.com/essays/welsh/seisyll.html: accessed ), . 
    Short Title Seisyll, David; The Family of David Seisyll. 
    Source ID S4429 
    Text The Family of David Seisyll


    by William Addams Reitwiesner
    wargs@wargs.com


    David Seisyll, a Welshman who died ca. 1537 [WG2 Cecil], was the paternal grandfather of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley [NCP II:428], lord high treasurer and principal minister to Queen Elizabeth, and ancestor of the Earls of Exeter and the Earls and Marquesses of Salisbury. Selected descendants of David Seisyll include:


    David Seisyll m. Alice Dickons [LAPC P58401]
    A. Joan Cecil m. Edmund Browne of Stamford. Robert Browne, founder of the Brownists (later called Congregationalists), and recognized by Burghley as a kinsman, is said to have been a descendant of Edmund and Joan.
    B.       Richard Cecil m. Jane Heckington [LAPC O29201]
    BA.       Elizabeth Cecil m. Sir Robert Wingfield [RPA 769; RMC 895]
    BAA.       Dorothy Wingfield m. Adam Claypoole [RPA 213; RMC 214]
    BAAA. John Claypoole m. Mary Angell [RPA 214; RMC 214]
    BAAAA. James Claypoole, emigrant to Pennsylvania [RPA 214; RMC 215]
    BAAAB. Norton Claypoole, emigrant to Delaware [RPA 214; RMC 215]
    BAB. Elizabeth Wingfield m. Edward Moryson
    BABA. Anne Moryson m. Roger Townsend [Evans 4771]
    BAC. John Wingfield m. Elizabeth Gresham [RPA 770; RMC 895]
    BACA.       Sir John Wingfield m. Frances Cromwell [RPA 770; RMC 896]
    BACAA.       John Wingfield m. Mary Owen [RPA 770; RMC 896]
    BACAAA.       Thomas Wingfield, emigrant to Virginia [RPA 770; RMC 896]
    BB. Margaret Cecil m. Roger Cave
    BBA. Margaret Cave m. Sir William Skipwith [RPA 659; RMC 754]
    BBAA. Sir Henry Skipwith 1 Bt m. Amy Kempe [RPA 6599; RMC 754]
    BBAAA. Diana Skipwith m. Maj. Edward Dale, emigrants to Virginia [RPA 660; RMC 754]
    BBAAB. Sir Grey Skipwith 3 Bt, emigrant to Virginia [RPA 660; RMC 754]
    BC. William Cecil (1520-1598), 1st Baron Burghley, Lord Treasurer of England m. Mildred Cooke [LAPC N14601]
    BCA. Robert Cecil 1 E Salisbury (1563-1612) [LAPC M7301]

    Through David Seisyll's mother, Margred Vaughan f. William, Lord Burghley is related in several ways to his employer, Queen Elizabeth. One of the relationships is:
    NN m. Maredudd ab Owain (d. 1265) [WG Rs. ap T. 6] m. NN f. Thomas
    Cynan ap Maredudd m. NN Half Siblings
    Owain ap Maredudd m. [two wives]
    Gwenllian f. Cynan m. Gruffudd Llwyd ap Rhys Half 1st Cousins
    Llywelyn ab Owain m. [two wives]
    Crisli f. Gruffudd Llwyd m. Dafydd Moethe ap Dafydd Half 2nd Cousins
    Thomas ap Llywelyn m. [two wives]
    Rhys Moethe m. NN f. Ieuan Fwya Half 3rd Cousins
    Margred f. Thomas m. Tudur ap Gronwy
    Rhys Moethe m. [two wives] Half 4th Cousins
    Maredudd ap Tudur m. Margred f. Dafydd Fychan
    Hywel Moethe m. [two wives] Half 5th Cousins
    Owain ap Maredudd ap Tudur m. Catherine of Valois
    Catrin f. Hywel Moethe m. William Vaughan ap Philip Half 6th Cousins
    Edmund Tudor 1 E Richmond m. Margaret Beaufort
    Margred Vaughan f. William m. Richard Seisyll Half 7th Cousins
    Henry VII K of England m. Elizabeth of York
    David Seisyll m. Alice Dickens Half 8th Cousins
    Henry VIII K of England m. Anne Boleyn
    Richard Cecil m. Anne Heckington Half 9th Cousins
    ELIZABETH, QUEEN of ENGLAND
    WILLIAM CECIL 1 B BURGHLEY Half 9th Cousins
    Once Removed
    SOURCE ABBREVIATIONS
    Evans -- Richard K. Evans, The ancestry of Diana, Princess of Wales for twelve generations [Boston: NEHGS, 2007].
    LAPC -- Gerald Paget, The Lineage and ancestry of H.R.H. Prince Charles, Prince of Wales [Edinburgh & London: Charles Skilton, 1977]
    RMC -- Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry [Baltimore: Genealogical, 2005].
    RPA -- Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry [Baltimore: Genealogical, 2004]. 
    Linked to Robert CECIL, Earl Salisbury
    William CECIL, Lord Burghley
    Family: William CECIL, Lord Burghley / Mildred COOKE