Mary was the daughter of Alice Bedell, née Fanshawe (1598–1666), and Sir Capel Bedell (c.1602–c.1643). She married Sir Thomas Leventhorpe, 4th Baronet of Blakesware Hall, Hertfordshire, in 1654. They had a daughter, Mary, and her daughter, their granddaughter, Mary Coke, went on to marry John Fanshawe of Parsloes. Little else is known of Mary’s life.
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