THOROUGHBRED FOUNDATION SIRES
Foaled 1748, Matchem was by Cade, a son of the Godolphin Barb. Cade was out of Roxana by Bald Galloway (an English Running-Horse stallion or Barb x Hobby cross); he by the St. Victor Barb out of Grey Whynot, she by Whynot (a Hobby) out of a royal (Hobby) mare. Roxana was out of a mare by the Ancaster Turk, out of Cream Cheeks, she by the Leedes “Arabian” by the D’Arcy Yellow Turk by the Helmsley Turk, upon a mare by Spanker, tracing back to Place’s White Turk and Old Bald Peg. Matchem was out of a mare by Croft’s Partner, he by Jigg by the Byerley Turk. His granddam in the tail-female line was Brown Farewell, by Makeless by the Oglethorpe “Arabian,” he by D’Arcy’s Yellow Turk, upon a mare by the same and out of a “natural,” i.e., imported or purebred, Barb mare. Brown Farewell was out of a mare by Brimmer, by D’Arcy’s Yellow Turk by Place’s White Turk, and out of a royal Hobby mare; upon a mare by Place’s White Turk, out of a Dodsworth mare tracing to a natural Barb stallion.
Herod, foaled 1758, by Tartar by Croft’s Partner by Jigg by the Byerley Turk. Tartar’s dam was Meliora by Fox by Clumsey by Hautboy by D’Arcy’s White Turk by the Helmsley Turk. Meliora’s dam was Milkmaid by Wharton’s Snail, by Whynot by the Fenwick Barb; out of Shields’ Galloway by the Bald Galloway (an English Running-Horse), and tracing back in tail female to a royal Hobby mare. Herod was out of Cypron by Blaze by Flying Childers, whose “taproot” pedigree was presented