2B-024 - Melinda Ellis b: 1810
 
John Matlock b: 1809 Tn  <R> Melinda Ellis b: 1810
daughter of:
John Ellis b(bet)1742 -1768 & &  <R> Elizabeth Gresham
son of:  William Ellis Sr. b: ABT 1738 in Washington Co., TN & Martha U (Shipley - ?)  b: ABT 1738/43
Elizabeth Gresham was daughter of:
<R> Thomas Gresham b: in Va  &  Dorcas Lane   - daughter of:  John Fuller Lane b: in Maryland.
son of: <R> John Gresham II b: 1705 & Hannah Huyason - daughter of: Colonel North C. Huyason
son of: <R> John Gresham I b: 1630 in England
son of: <R> John Gresham b: 1613 in Titsey, Surrey Co., England - died: in Maryland or Northumberland Co Va America & Mary or Martha Playce b: ABT 1615 in England
son of: <R> Edward Gresham b: 1590 in Titsey, England & Mary Clark (Clarke)  - b: 1595 in England - daughter of: Jeffery Clarke  & Morants Court     
son of: Sir Thomas Gresham b: ABT 1565 in Limpsfield, Surrey Co., England  &  <R> Mary Leonard - 2B-021 - b: 1558  b: ABT 1558 in Kent Co.
son of: William Gresham b: 25 APR 1522 in London  &  Beatrice Gaybon (Gibbon)  - b: ABT 1530 in Kings Lynn, Norfolk Co. - Note: William inherited Manor of Titsy, Lymsfield and Brodeham, Surry Co., England - daughter of: Thomas Gaybon (Gibbon), Esq.
son of: John Gresham II b: 1489 in Holt, Norfolk Co., England  &  Mary Ipswill - b: ABT 1500 in Fulham, Middlesex Co., England - daughter of: Thomas Ipswill - Birth: BET. 1460 - 1480 in London 
son of: John Gresham I b: AFT 1450 in Holt, Norfolk Co., England  & Alice Blyth - 2B-002 - b: in Stratton, England
son of:
James Gresham b: AFT 1400 in Holt, Norfolk Co., Eng  & his second wife: (2) Margaret Billingford - b: in Blackford, NORF, Eng. married (abt)1420 - daughter of: William Billingford of Welborne - Lord of The Manor of Welborne (James Gresham's first wife was Mary Rockwood)
son of:
John Gresham b: in Holt, Norfolk Co., England  
son of:
Edward de Gresham   b: BEF 1400 in England  - Note: Edward de Gresham, living in Norfolk Co., England, had lands in Broadham during the reign of King Edward III (d.1377) and Kind Richard II (b. 1366). - Ancestrial Home: Manor of Gresham, County of Norfolk, England.   
son of:
Roger de Gresham b: BEF 1313 in Norfolk Co., England  &  Unknown Wife  b: BEF 1313   

(Roger de Gresham changed his name and began using the name of his Manorial Ancetral Home of Gresham)

Roger Branche de Gresham b: BEF 1300 in Gresham, Norfolk Co.
son of:
Peter Branche b: AFT 1200 in Gresham, Norfolk Co.
Note: Held Manor of Gresham and Alymorton by the service of two knights fees from Earl Warrene. In 1241, with a Writ of Summons, Peter Bvranche passed into France fair and freed Earl  Warrene.This earned Peter Bvranche two knight fees.   
son of:
Sir Richard Branche - Lordship of Gresham b: ABT 1175 in France or England - One of four knights summoned by King Henry II in 1200 to select twelve knights for the Grand Assize Norfolk.
son of:
Sir William Branche - Lordship of Gresham - b: AFT 1086 in Norfolk Co., England  -  Note: One of four knights summoned by King Henry II in 1200 to selecttwelve knights for the Grand Assize Norfolk (RCRII).   
son of:
Richard Braunche of Caux (Branche) b: AFT 1066 in Normandy, France - Received two knight fees  - Was at Battle of Hasting - Note: Ralph Braunche of Caux, Normandy, France, accompanied William,Duke of Normandy to England in 1066. Ralph Braunche (Branche) was granted two Knights Fees, of which Gresham was the chief seat. - Ralph Branche and his son, Richard Branche, were at the Battle of Hastings.- (Ref: Charters of Walshinghoam Abbey; "The Norman People",published London 1874)   
son of:
Ralph Braunche of Caux (Branche)  b: BEF 1050 in Caux, Normandy, France -  Received Two Knights Fees - Note: Ralph Braunche of Caux, Normandy, France, accompanied William,Duke of Normandy to England in 1066. Ralph Braunche (Branche) was granted two Knights Fees, of which  Gresham was the chief seat. - Ralph Branche and his son, Richard were at the Battle of Hastings. - (Ref: Charters of Walshinghoam Abbey; "The Norman People",published London 1874)