Published genealogies and biographies: The History of Modern Wiltshire, 1837
Edmund Gomeldon held one messuage and one virgate of land at Gomeldon, with a croft containing one acre, and in two closes adjoining 2.5 acr. of meadow and pasture; also a toft of another virgate with a close called North close containing 1.5 acr.; also pasture for 30 sheep beyond the extent of his tenure, by the yearly rent of 20d.; also 57.5 acres of land in the two fields; fine 10s.; rent 25s. 8d.; and two heriots.
Of the family which derived its name from this hamlet, we have the following genealogical fragments from Sir Thomas Phillipps's collections.
Pedigee of Gomeldon
John de Marisco, ob. 5 Edw. II. = ........ | | William de Gomeldon = Agnes, dau and coh. 5 Edw. II | | John de Gomeldon held lands in Porton = ...... | | ______________________________________|_______ | | | | | | John aet. 12, Agnes soror. = William Johanna = John atte 1 Edw. III aet. 40 atte Sister Mulle s.p. 36 Edw. III Dawen and Coh. aet. 36 36 Edw III Thomas de Gomeldon = ..... | __________| | | Thomas de Gomeldon = ..... | __________| | | William, aet 50, 12 Hen. VI William Gomeldon of Porton = | _____________________________|_______ | | Roger Gomeldon = Jane dau William of = Mary dau of of London | of Wilcots Porton, gent |...Thistlethwayte Merchant | of Watton | of Hants 2d son | co Warwick | | | _____________|__ | | | | Richard of William = Elizabeth dau William bapt. 1611 London of | of Cavendish at Sarum Cathedral Merchant Chiswick | Saunders of 2d son Middlesex | Gray's Inn | _____________|________ | | Thomas 1644 WilliamThe latter pedigree of Gomeldon is from Sir F. Bysshe's Visitation of Middlesex, 1663, at which date William Gomeldon, Esq. was of Chiswick, in that county, having purchased the estate there, since called Corney House, in 1559 (sic).
The date of 1559 looks like a misprint for 1659
The History of Modern Wiltshire (Sir Richard Colt Hoare, Bart)
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