'Burton03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Burton of Braunston, Burton of Okeham, Burton of Stockerston, Burton of Tolethorp

                               
Richard de Burtone
1. either Henry or Thomas Burton
  BEB1841 names the ancestor of this generation as Henry and his son as Nicholas. Visitation names them Thomas (a temp Henry III who r. 1216-1272) and William (a 1375). Visitation suggests that the Sir William of the generation after, shown by BEB1841 as having died in 49Edw3 (1375-6), was still alive in 1377. We ignore the Visitation dates for these generations other than to add that Visitation suggests that the above Richard was alive in 1194.
  A. either Nicholas of Tolethorp (a 1316) or Sir William Burton
  Visitation identifies Sir William's wife as a daughter of William, Lord Cantelupe.
  i. Sir William de Burton of Tolethorp, Foxlin, etc (d 1375-6, judge)
  m1. ?? (dau of Sir Hugh La Vache)
a. Sir Thomas de Burton, Sheriff of Rutland (d 1384-5)
  m. Margaret Grenham (dau of Thomas Grenham)
  (1) Sir Thomas Burton, Sheriff of Rutland (a 1422)
  m. ?? (dau of Simon Louthe or Southe)
  (A) Thomas Burton, Sheriff of Rutland (a 1440)
  m1. _ Brabason (dau of Sir Robert Brabason)
(i) son (d young)
  Thomas's wife was identified as a dau of Sir Hugh Bushey or Busshey. This might just possibly be ...
  m2. Cicely Bussy (dau of Sir John Bussy of Hougham)
  (ii) William Burton
  m. _ Folville (dau of John Folville of Ashby Folville or Fovell)
  (a) John Burton of Uppingham
  m. _ Basing (dau of Thomas Basing)
  ((1)) Sir Thomas Burton
  m. _ Lowe (dau of Ralph Lowe of Denbigh)
  ((A)) John Burton of Braunston (d 19.01.1553) - continued below
  m. _ Blackwell (dau of _ Blackwell of Blackwell)
  (iii) Robert Burton
  m. _ Walcott
  (a) daughter
  m. Richard Flower
  (b) daughter
  m2. Magdalen (widow of Sir John Helwell)

 

 

John Burton of Braunston (d 19.01.1553) - continued above
m. _ Blackwell (dau of _ Blackwell of Blackwell)
1. William Burton of Braunston
  m. Alice Peck (dau of Richard Peck of Ridlington)
A. John Burton of Stockerston
  m. Anne Digby (dau of Thomas Digby of Coats, son of Lybens of Coats & Luffenham, son of Sir Simon of Coleshill)
  i. Sir Thomas Burton, Sheriff of Leicestershire, 1st Bart of Stockerston (d 1655)
  m1. Philippa Brooke (bur 28.09.1613, dau of Henry Brooke, son of George, Lord Cobham, widow of Walter Calverley of Calverley)
  TCB (Burton) suggests that there were no children by this marriage but BEB1841 identifies the following daughters whilst TCB (Barker) confirms that Ann's mother was Philippa Brooke.
a. Anne Burton (b c1608)
  m. (by 1648) Sir Abel Barker, Bart of Hambleton (b 1616/8, d 09.1679)
  b. Elizabeth Burton (b c1611) apparently the Elizabeth who married ...
  m. Hugh Burnaby (b 30.01.1620, d 20.01.1699, rector)
  c. Frances Burton (b c1613)
  m2. Anne Reynolds (dau of Robert Reynolds of London, widow of Thomas Havers)
  d. Sir Thomas Burton, 2nd Bart of Stockerston (b before 1618, d 03.04.1659, 2nd son)
m. Elizabeth Prettyman (dau of Sir John Prettyman, Bart of Lodington, she m2. Sir William Halford of Welham)
  (1) Sir Thomas Burton, Sheriff of Leicestershire, 3rd Bart of Stockerston (bpt 04.07.1657, bur 14.11.1705)
  m. (c06.1680) Anne Clutterbuck (b c1659, bur 07.04.1720, dau of Sir Thomas Clutterbuck of London and Blakesware by Martha, dau of George Wanley (Swanley) of Hackney)
  (A) Sir Charles Burton, 4th Bart of Stockerston (dsp, transported for theft)
  m. (04.08.1720) Mary Reynolds of London
  (B) Anna Maria Burton apparently of this generation
  m. John Stowe of Newton (bur 27.01.1718-9)
(C)+ other issue - John (bpt 1688), Thomas
  (2) Thomas Burton
  e. John Burton (b c1617, dvp?) mentioned in Visitation (Leicestershire, 1619, Burton)
  f. Jone Burton (b 1618-9) mentioned in Visitation (Leicestershire, 1619, Burton), probably the Jane who married ...
  m. John Watts of Leicestershire
  (1) Jane Watts
m. William Beaumont of Great Dunmow
  m3. (c01.1644/5) Frances Turville of Holborn
  ii. ?? Burton
  This connection is pure speculation, based on the presumed inheritance of a property in Luffenham through Anne Digby, and is given only to pull together the information we have on Burtons of Luffenham and to attract comment from anyone who knows more of this family. It should not be relied on.
  a. Bartholomew Burton of North Luffenham father of Susan, presumed father of ...
  (1) ?? Burton presumed intermediary generation
  (A) William Burton of Luffenham
  m(2). (22.04.1738) Elizabeth Pitt (dau of George Pitt of Strathfieldspaye)
  (i) Laura Burton (d 24.04.1812, only child)
  m. (20.05.1763) John Dawnay, 4th Viscount Downe (b 09.04.1728, d 21.12.1780)
  (2) Susan Burton
  m. James Brudenell (d 08.1746, MP)
  B. Bartin Burton of Okeham (d c1620)
  m. Abigail Cholmley (dau of John Cholmley of Easton)
  i. Andrew Burton of Okeham (b c1596, d 1659)
  m. Anne Fairmeadow (d c1674, dau of William Fairmeadow of London)
  a. Cornelius Burton of Okeham (a 1625, judge)
  m. Mary Hilyard (dau of Sir William Hilyard of Bishop Wilton)
  (1)+ issue (a 1681) - Thomas (b c1653), Elizabeth (b c1666)
  b. John Burton of London (d c1669, grocer, 3rd son)
  m. Elizabeth Dyer of Exeter
  (1)+ issue (d young) - 1 son and 1 daughter
  c. Abigail Burton
  m. Thomas Partington of Fleet Street, London
  (1)+ issue - Thomas, John, Ellen, Parthenia
  d. Mabel Burton
  m. Michael Wright of Okeham
  (1)+ issue - Booth, Andrew, Benjamin, Henry, Cornelius, Elizabeth
  e. Elizabeth Burton
  m. Hugh Burnby (rector of Asserbie and Staynby)
  (1)+ issue - Hugh, Andrew, Benjamin, Henry, Cornelius, Elizabeth
  f. Sarah Burton
  m. John Love of Okeham (school master)
  (1) John Andrew Love
  g.+ other issue - Andrew of Exton (b c1651, a 1681, 6th son), Mary (a 1681), others (d young - Andrew, Andrew, Thomas, William, Anne, Mary)
  ii. Mabel Burton
  m. John Boothe (son of Hugh)
  C. Simon Burton of Braunston
  The following comes from Visitation (Rutland, 1618-9, Burton).
  m. Mary Welshe (dau of John Welshe of Earles Shilton)
  i. William Burton of Braunston (a 1618)
  m. Jane Haulford (dau of Richard Haulford of Edithweston)
  ii. Bartin Burton of Braunston (a 1618)
  m. Rebecca Canting (dau of Robert Canting of Barlithorp)
  a. Mary Burton (b 1617-8)
  iii.+ other issue - Augustin, Alice (dsp)
  D.+ other issue - George, Richard, Augustine, Thomas, Susanna, Anne, Alice, Joane, Mary, Dorothy, Mary

Main source(s): BEB1841 (Burton of Stockerston), Visitation (Rutland, 16881-2, Burton of Okeham) with some support from TCB (vol i, Burton of Stockerston)
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