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John Wentworth

Male - Aft 1459


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (son of John Wentworth and Joan Beaumont); died after 1459.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Between 1415 and 1420

    John married Joan Calverley after 1 Apr 1431. Joan (daughter of Walter Calverley and Elizabeth Markenfield) was born in in of Calverley, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Thomas Wentworth was born about 1441 in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England; died between 1 Apr 1523 and 19 Nov 1524.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (son of John Wentworth and Agnes Dronsfield); died between 1415 and 1420.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1430

    Notes:

    He has to have died before 1430, when John Saville and John Lake had his son John's wardship by letters patent of Henry VI dated 8 July of that year. In 1431 they sold the wardship and marriage of the younger John Wentworth to Walter Calverley.

    The Ancestry of Dorothea Poyntz has him as the father of Roger Wentworth who married Margery le Despenser.

    John married Joan Beaumont. Joan (daughter of Richard Beaumont and Cecelia Mirfield) was born in in of Whitley, Yorkshire, England; died after 1471. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Joan Beaumont was born in in of Whitley, Yorkshire, England (daughter of Richard Beaumont and Cecelia Mirfield); died after 1471.

    Notes:

    Or Elizabeth.

    Children:
    1. 1. John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England; died after 1459.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (son of John Wentworth and Alice Bissett); died after 1413.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Bef 1415 and 1420
    • Alternate death: 1425
    • Alternate death: 15 Oct 1425

    Notes:

    Most recent common ancestor of two out of TNH's four attested "gateway ancestors", Olive Welby (through his son Roger) and William Wentworth (through his son John).

    John married Agnes Dronsfield in 1407. Agnes (daughter of John Dronsfield and Joan de Stainton) was born in in of West Bretton, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; died on 3 Oct 1430. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Agnes Dronsfield was born in in of West Bretton, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England (daughter of John Dronsfield and Joan de Stainton); died on 3 Oct 1430.
    Children:
    1. 2. John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England; died between 1415 and 1420.
    2. Roger Wentworth was born in in of Nettlestead, Bosmere, Suffolk, England; died on 24 Oct 1452.
    3. Richard Wentworth was born in in of West Bretton, Yorkshire, England; died after 20 Dec 1477.

  3. 6.  Richard Beaumont was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (son of Henry Beaumont); died before 1472.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Whitley, Yorkshire, England

    Richard married Cecelia Mirfield. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Cecelia Mirfield
    Children:
    1. 3. Joan Beaumont was born in in of Whitley, Yorkshire, England; died after 1471.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (son of John Wentworth and Joan Le Tyes); died after 1388.

    Notes:

    The Wentworth Genealogy (1878) omits this generation, and has Alice Bissett, heir of John Bissett of North Elmsall, marrying the John Wentworth who was brother to this John Wentworth's grandfather William Wentworth (d. 1308), and North Elmshall passing to that John's nephew John (this John's father) after the older John died without surviving issue. We have placed Alice Bissett here instead based on the notes of John P. Ravilious and Brice Clagett. Note that neither of them (to our knowledge) give a name for her father.

    John married Alice Bissett. Alice (daughter of John Bissett) was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Alice Bissett was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England (daughter of John Bissett).
    Children:
    1. 4. John Wentworth was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England; died after 1413.

  3. 10.  John Dronsfield was born in in of West Bretton, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England (son of John de Dronsfield and Agnes de Thornhill); died after 1369.

    Notes:

    Possibly named William.

    John married Joan de Stainton. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Joan de Stainton (daughter of John de Stainton and Joanna Clarell).

    Notes:

    Or Juliana.

    Children:
    1. 5. Agnes Dronsfield was born in in of West Bretton, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; died on 3 Oct 1430.

  5. 12.  Henry Beaumont was born before 1372 in of Crossland, Yorkshire, England (son of Henry de Beaumont and Joanna); died about 1424.
    Children:
    1. 6. Richard Beaumont was born in in of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England; died before 1472.