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Families covered: Holles of Clare, Holles of Houghton or Haughton, Holles of Newcastle

Sir William Holles, Lord Mayor of London (a 1539)
1. Sir Thomas Holles
2. William Holles of Houghton or Haughton
  m. Anne Denzell (dau of John Denzell of Denzell)
A. Denzill Holles of Irby (dvp 12.04.1590)
  BE1883 identifies Denzill's wife Anne Sheffield, sister of John Sheffield, Lord Sheffield, but TCP (Clare) identifies her as ...
  m. Eleanor Sheffield (dau of Edmund Sheffield, 1st Lord of Butterwicke)
  i. John Holles of Houghton, 1st Earl of Clare (b 05.1564, d 04.10.1637)
  m. (23.05.1591) Anne Stanhope (b c02.1576, d 18.11.1651, dau of Sir Thomas Stanhope of Shelford)
a. John Holles, 2nd Earl of Clare (b 13.06.1595, d 02.01.1665)
  m. (04.09.1626) Elizabeth Vere (b 1623, d 12.1683, dau of General Sir Horatio Vere, Lord Tilbury)
  (1) John Holles (d young)
  (2) Gilbert Holles, 3rd Earl of Clare (b 24.04.1633, d 16.01.1689)
  m. (09.07.1655) Grace Pierrepont (07.1702, dau of William Pierrepont of Thoresby)
(A) John Holles, 4th Earl of Clare, Duke of Newcastle (b 09.01.1661/2, d 15.07.1711)
  m. (01.03.1689/90) Margaret Cavendish (b 22.10.1661, d 24.12.1716, dau of Henry Cavendish, 2nd Duke of Newcastle)
  (i) Henrietta Cavendish Holles (b 11.02.1693/4, d 09.12.1755)
  m. (31.08.1713) Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford (b 02.06.1689, d 16.06.1741)
  (B) Elizabeth Holles (d 09.11.1725)
  m. (1676) Christopher Vane, 1st Lord Barnard of Barnard Castle (bpt 21.05.1653, d 28.10.1723)
  (C) Mary Holles
  m. Hugh Boscawen
(D) Grace Holles (d 13.09.1700)
  m. (21.05.1686) Sir Thomas Pelham, 1st Lord of Laughton (b c1650, d 23.02.1711-2)
  (E)+ other issue - William, Denzell (d unm), Ann
  (3) Anne Holles (d 10.1707)
  m. Edward, Lord Clinton (dvp 21.04.1667)
  (4) Elizabeth Holles
  m. Wentworth FitzGerald, 17th Earl of Kildare (b 1634, d 05.03.1664)
  (5) Arabella Holles
  m. Sir Edward Rossiter of Somerley
  (6) Susan Holles
  m. Sir John Lort, Bart of Stackpole Court
  (7) Diana Holles
  m. Henry Bridges of Keynsham
  (8) Penelope Holles (dsp bur 07.08.1684)
  m. (13.04.1667) Sir James Langham, Bart of Cottesbroke (b 1620, d 22.08.1699)
b. Denzill Holles, 1st Lord of Ifield (d 17.02.1679-80)
  m1. Dorothy Ashley (dau of Francis Ashley of Dorchester)
  (1) Sir Francis Holles, Bart of Winterbourne St. Martin, 2nd Lord of Ifield (d 01.03.1689-90)
  m1. Lucy Carr (b c1636, d 15.09.1667, dau of Sir Robert Carr, 2nd Bart of Sleford)
  (A)+ 2 daughters (d young)
  m2. Anne Pile (dau of Sir Francis Pile, Bart of Compton Beauchamp)
  (C) Denzill Holles, 3rd Lord of Ifield (b c1676, d unm 1694)
  (D) Jane Holles (d infant)
  m2. Jane Shirley (dau of Sir John Shirley of Isville)
  m3. Esther de Lou (dau of Gideon de Lou of Columbiers)
  c. Eleanore Holles (a 1677)
  m. Oliver FitzWilliam, Earl of Tyrconnel (dsp 04.1667)
  d. Arabella Holles
  m. Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford (b 13.04.1593, d 12.05.1641)
3. Francis Holles (dsp)

Main sources: TCP (Clare), BE1883 (Holles of Houghton, Clare and Newcastle), BE1883 (Holles of Ifield)
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