Martin, Archer N. Family
The following data is extracted from The Martin Genealogy .
LEWELLYN-IOWERTH THE GREAT, PRINCE OF NORTH WALES, father of: PRINCESS MARGARET: m. John Tatody, Lord Braose, of Gower; d. 1231. Their
WILLIAM: Lord Braose, of Gower.
WILLIAM: Lord Braose, of Gower; d. s. p. m. 1522.
LADY ALIVA DE BRAOSE: m. John, 2nd Baron de Mowbray, d. 1321.
JOHN: 3rd Baron Mowbray; m. Lady Joan Plantagenet, a great-granddaughter of HENRY III, KING OF ENGLAND.
JOHN: 4th Baron Mowbray; m. Lady Elizabeth Segrave, a great-granddaughter of EDWARD I, KING OF ENGLAND. From them was descended, 5 generations
LADY CATHERINE HOWARD: m. Rice ap Griffith, of Carew; b. 1508; beheaded in public, on Tower Hill, 1551—32, for a political offence.
GRIFFITH AP RICE: in. Eleanor, dau. of Sir Thomas Jones, Knt. THOMAS AP GRIFFITH: youngest 5.; 1. in the Parish of Ebbernant, in Caer,narthenshire.
JOHN PHILIP AP THOMAS: inherited Grosmont-Manor in 1585. From him was
descended, 6 generations removed:
JOHN CHEW THOMAS: of Leiperville, Pa.; b. 1764, d. 1836; M. C. 1799—1801;
m Mary, only dau. of Richard and Eliza Snowden, of “Fairland”, Anne Arundel
ELIZA SNOWDEN THOMAS: b. 1792, d. 1868; in., 1810, Judge George Gray
Leiper, of Delaware Co., Pa., grandson of George Gray, of Gray’s Ferry. Phila.
ELIZABETH LEIPER: in. Thomas Smith.
MARY T. SMITH: in. ARCHER N. MARTIN. Issue.
Source: The Martin Genealogy