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John Hopton

Male - 1478


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Hopton was born in in of Westwood, Suffolk, England; died on 10 Nov 1478; was buried in Blythburgh, Suffolk, England.

    Notes:

    Also called John Swillington.

    John married Margaret Saville after 26 Feb 1427. Margaret (daughter of Thomas Saville) died before 17 Dec 1451. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 2. Margaret Hopton  Descendancy chart to this point
    2. 3. William Hopton  Descendancy chart to this point died on 7 Feb 1485.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Margaret Hopton Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1)

    Family/Spouse: John Markenfield. John (son of John Markenfield and Margaret Melton) was born in in of Markenfield, Yorkshire, England; died before 1497. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 4. Thomas Markenfield  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Markenfield, Yorkshire, England; died between 8 Apr 1497 and 20 Jun 1497; was buried in Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire, England.

  2. 3.  William Hopton Descendancy chart to this point (1.John1) died on 7 Feb 1485.

    Notes:

    Treasurer of the Household to Edward IV. Privy councillor to Richard III.

    William married Margaret Wentworth about Apr 1451. Margaret (daughter of Roger Wentworth and Margery le Despenser) died on 20 Apr 1478. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 5. Agnes Hopton  Descendancy chart to this point died on 23 Jan 1506; was buried in Ormesby St. Margaret, Ormesby, Norfolk, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Thomas Markenfield Descendancy chart to this point (2.Margaret2, 1.John1) was born in in of Markenfield, Yorkshire, England; died between 8 Apr 1497 and 20 Jun 1497; was buried in Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire, England.

    Family/Spouse: Eleanor Conyers. Eleanor (daughter of John Conyers and Margaret Darcy) died on 5 Jun 1493; was buried in Ripon Cathedral, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 6. Ninian Markenfield  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Markenfield, Yorkshire, England; died on 25 Mar 1528.

  2. 5.  Agnes Hopton Descendancy chart to this point (3.William2, 1.John1) died on 23 Jan 1506; was buried in Ormesby St. Margaret, Ormesby, Norfolk, England.

    Family/Spouse: Robert Clere. Robert (son of Robert Clere and Elizabeth Uvedale) was born in in of Ormesby, Norfolk, England; died on 10 Aug 1529; was buried in Ormesby St. Margaret, Ormesby, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 7. William Clere  Descendancy chart to this point
    2. 8. Elizabeth Clere  Descendancy chart to this point died before 6 Apr 1546.


Generation: 4

  1. 6.  Ninian Markenfield Descendancy chart to this point (4.Thomas3, 2.Margaret2, 1.John1) was born in in of Markenfield, Yorkshire, England; died on 25 Mar 1528.

    Notes:

    He was a commander at Flodden Field and was knighted on the field, 9 Sep 1513.

    Family/Spouse: Dorothy Gascoigne. Dorothy (daughter of William Gascoigne and Margaret Percy) died before 1526. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 9. Alice Markenfield  Descendancy chart to this point died between 4 Mar 1553 and 7 Mar 1553.

  2. 7.  William Clere Descendancy chart to this point (5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1)

    Family/Spouse: Elizabeth Paston. Elizabeth (daughter of John Paston and Margery Brewse) died in 1539. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  3. 8.  Elizabeth Clere Descendancy chart to this point (5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) died before 6 Apr 1546.

    Family/Spouse: Robert Peyton. Robert (son of Thomas Peyton and Jane Calthorpe) was born in in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 18 Mar 1518. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 10. Robert Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1498 in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 1 Aug 1550; was buried in St. Andrew's, Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.
    2. 11. John Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1503 in of Knowlton, Kent, England; died on 22 Oct 1558.


Generation: 5

  1. 9.  Alice Markenfield Descendancy chart to this point (6.Ninian4, 4.Thomas3, 2.Margaret2, 1.John1) died between 4 Mar 1553 and 7 Mar 1553.

    Alice married Robert Mauleverer before 2 Feb 1525. Robert (son of William Mauleverer and Anne Conyers) was born in in of Wothersome, Yorkshire, England; died before 31 Jan 1541 in Bardsey, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 31 Jan 1541 in Bardsey, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 12. Dorothy Mauleverer  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1528; died before 31 Mar 1590 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 31 Mar 1590 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England.

  2. 10.  Robert Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born about 1498 in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 1 Aug 1550; was buried in St. Andrew's, Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire 1526, 1535-36. Knight of the shire for Cambridgeshire. Groom of the Privy Chamber to Henry VIII.

    Robert married Frances Hasilden in Jan 1516. Frances (daughter of Francis Hasilden and Elizabeth Calthorpe) died on 18 Mar 1582 in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; was buried in St. Andrew's, Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 13. Robert Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1523 in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 19 Oct 1590 in London, England; was buried in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.

  3. 11.  John Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born about 1503 in of Knowlton, Kent, England; died on 22 Oct 1558.

    Family/Spouse: Dorothy Tyndall. Dorothy (daughter of John Tyndall and Amphyllis Coningsby) died after 18 Oct 1559. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 14. John Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1541 in of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 4 Nov 1630; was buried in Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England.


Generation: 6

  1. 12.  Dorothy Mauleverer Descendancy chart to this point (9.Alice5, 6.Ninian4, 4.Thomas3, 2.Margaret2, 1.John1) was born about 1528; died before 31 Mar 1590 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 31 Mar 1590 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England.

    Dorothy married John Kaye on 21 Jan 1543 in Bardsey, Yorkshire, England. John (son of Arthur Kaye and Beatrice Wentworth) was born about 1528 in of Woodsome, Yorkshire, England; died before 28 Jul 1594 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 28 Jul 1594 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 15. Robert Kaye  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Woodsome, Yorkshire, England; died before 5 Dec 1620 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 5 Dec 1620 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England.

  2. 13.  Robert Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (10.Robert5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born about 1523 in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 19 Oct 1590 in London, England; was buried in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Cambridgeshire.

    Family/Spouse: Elizabeth Rich. Elizabeth (daughter of Richard Rich, Speaker of the House of Commons and Elizabeth Jenkes) died on 17 Oct 1591; was buried in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 16. John Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born in in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died before 19 Dec 1616; was buried on 19 Dec 1616 in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.

  3. 14.  John Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (11.John5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born about 1541 in of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England; died on 4 Nov 1630; was buried in Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England.

    Notes:

    "He served with distinction in the Irish Wars until the end of 1576, when he returned to England. [...] He served in the English army expedition in the Netherlands under the command of the Earl of Leicester in 1586. From this time he was in constant favor with Queen Elizabeth I. He was made Lieutenant of the Tower, and a member of the Queen's Privy Council. After Queen Elizabeth's death he was made Governor of Jersey by King James I." [Royal Ancestry, citation details below]

    John married Dorothy Beaupré on 8 Jun 1578 in Outwell, Norfolk, England. Dorothy (daughter of Edmund Beaupré and Katherine Bedingfield) died in Feb 1603. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 17. John Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1579 in of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England; died between 24 Feb 1635 and 22 Apr 1635.


Generation: 7

  1. 15.  Robert Kaye Descendancy chart to this point (12.Dorothy6, 9.Alice5, 6.Ninian4, 4.Thomas3, 2.Margaret2, 1.John1) was born in in of Woodsome, Yorkshire, England; died before 5 Dec 1620 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England; was buried on 5 Dec 1620 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England.

    Notes:

    Also called Robert Keaye. Justice of the Peace, and Treasurer for Lame Soldiers under Elizabeth I.

    Family/Spouse: Anne Flower. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 18. Grace Kaye  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 3 Sep 1579 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England; died before 27 Jun 1625; was buried on 27 Jun 1625 in Wragby, Lincolnshire, England.

  2. 16.  John Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (13.Robert6, 10.Robert5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born in in of Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England; died before 19 Dec 1616; was buried on 19 Dec 1616 in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England.

    Notes:

    Created a baronet by James I on 22 May 1611.

    John married Alice Osborne on 29 Jun 1580 in St. Dionis Backchurch, Langbourn, London, England. Alice (daughter of Edward Osborne, Lord Mayor of London and Anne Hewitt) was born before 4 Mar 1563; died between 29 Jan 1626 and 6 Dec 1626. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 19. Alice Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point died after 1637.

  3. 17.  John Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (14.John6, 11.John5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) was born about 1579 in of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England; died between 24 Feb 1635 and 22 Apr 1635.

    Notes:

    Lieutenant-Governor of Jersey. Admitted 1594 a Fellow Commoner of Queen's College, Cambridge.

    "On the death of Queen Elizabeth in 1603, he was dispatched by his father to Edinburgh to assure King James I of his father's loyalty and that the Tower was being held at the king's disposal. The king received him with much distinction, and, recognizing his father's services, selected him as the first person on whom he bestowed knighthood." [Royal Ancestry, citation details below]

    John married Alice Peyton on 25 Nov 1602 in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England. Alice (daughter of John Peyton and Alice Osborne) died after 1637. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 20. Anne Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point


Generation: 8

  1. 18.  Grace Kaye Descendancy chart to this point (15.Robert7, 12.Dorothy6, 9.Alice5, 6.Ninian4, 4.Thomas3, 2.Margaret2, 1.John1) was born before 3 Sep 1579 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England; died before 27 Jun 1625; was buried on 27 Jun 1625 in Wragby, Lincolnshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 3 Sep 1579, Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England

    Grace married Richard Saltonstall on 28 Nov 1609 in Almondbury, Yorkshire, England. Richard (son of Samuel Saltonstall and Anne Ramsden) was born before 4 Apr 1586 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England; died before 25 Oct 1661 in Crayford, Kent, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 21. Maj. Richard Saltonstall  Descendancy chart to this point was born before 1 Oct 1610; died on 29 Apr 1694 in Hulme, Lancaster, England.

  2. 19.  Alice Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (16.John7, 13.Robert6, 10.Robert5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1) died after 1637.

    Alice married John Peyton on 25 Nov 1602 in Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England. John (son of John Peyton and Dorothy Beaupré) was born about 1579 in of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England; died between 24 Feb 1635 and 22 Apr 1635. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 22. Anne Peyton  Descendancy chart to this point

  3. 20.  Anne Peyton Descendancy chart to this point (17.John7, 14.John6, 11.John5, 8.Elizabeth4, 5.Agnes3, 3.William2, 1.John1)

    Anne married George Brent after 1635. George (son of Richard Brent and Elizabeth Reade) was born in 1602 in of Defford, Worcestershire, England; died in 1671. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. 23. Col. George Brent  Descendancy chart to this point was born about 1640 in of Woodstock, Stafford, Virginia; died between 1694 and 1700 in Woodstock, Stafford, Virginia.