'Clinton02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Clinton of Lincoln, Clinton of Maxstoke (Maxtock or Marstoke)

                               
William Clinton, 4th Lord of Maxstoke (Maxtock or Marstoke) (b 14.09.1377, d 30.07.1431/2)
m1. (c1407) Anne Trivett (dau of Sir Thomas Trivett by Elizabeth Limbury)
m2. (1409) Alice or Ann Botreaux (d 17.10.1420, dau of William, Lord Botreaux)
1. John Clinton, 5th Lord of Maxstoke or Maxtock (b 1410, d 24.09.1464)
BP1934 identifies John's wife as Elizabeth, daughter of Richard Fynes of Hurstmonceaux, Lord Dacre, but TCP shows her as 1st wife of his son, the 6th Lord. TCP reports that this John, 5th Lord, married twice but does not name the 1st wife although it does show her as mother of the 6th Lord. 'TUDOR' identifies the 1st wife as shown below and shows no children by the 2nd wife (also named by TCP as Margaret St. Leger).
  m1. (c29.10.1431) Joan Ferrers (dau of Edward Ferrers, 6th Lord of Chartley)
  A. John Clinton, 6th Lord (d 29.02.1488)
(1) BP1934 shows only John's marriage to Ann Stafford, thereby indicating that she was mother of his successor. TCP names 2 wives, showing Elizabeth as mother of the 7th Lord. 'TUDOR' shows Elizabeth as mother of the 7th Lord and Anne as mother of another John. We provisionally follow that.
(2) John and his successors appear to have claimed the barony of Saye despite the fact that, according to TCP, his father had renounced the claim to that barony that he obtained through his ancestress, Idonea de Saye, wife of the 3rd Lord Clinton. The barony of Saye (and Sele) was held by a junior branch of the Fiennes family to which his wife belonged. This may have been part of the reason why John and his successors sometimes used the name Fiennes.
  m1. Elizabeth Fynes (or Fiennes or Fienes) (dau of Richard Fiennes of Hurstmonceaux, Lord Dacre 'of the South')
  i. John Clinton, 7th Lord (b c1470, d 04.06.1515)
  m1. Elizabeth Morgan (dau of Sir John Morgan of Tredegar)
  a. Thomas Clinton, 8th Lord (b 1490, d 07.08.1517)
  m. Mary (or Jane) Poynings (natural dau of Sir Edward Poynings)
  (1) Edward Clinton, 1st Earl of Lincoln (b 1512, d 16.01.1585, Admiral)
  m1. (c1531) Elizabeth Blount (a 02.1539, dau of Sir John Blount of Kinlet)
  (A) Catherine Clinton (d 14.08.1621)
  m. William Borough, 4th Lord of Gainsborough (b by 1522, d 10.09.1584)
(B) Bridget Clinton
  m. Robert Dymocke of Scrivelsby (bur 26.09.1580)
  (C) Margaret Clinton
  m. Charles Willoughby, 2nd Lord of Parham (d 1603)
  m2. (before 15.06.1541) Ursula Stourton (d 04.09.1551, dau of William Stourton, 7th Lord)
  (D) Henry Clinton, 2nd Earl of Lincoln (b c1540, d 29.09.1616)
  m1. (02.1557) Catharine Hastings (dau of Francis Hastings, 2nd Earl of Huntingdon)
(i) Thomas Clinton, 3rd Earl of Lincoln (b 1568, d 15.01.1618-9)
  m. Elizabeth Knevitt (dau of Sir Henry Knevitt of Charlton)
(a) Theophilus Clinton, 4th Earl of Lincoln (d 21/2.05.1667, 3rd son)
  m1. Bridget Fiennes (dau of William Fiennes, 1st Viscount Saye and Sele)
  ((1)) Edward, Lord Clinton (dvp 21.04.1667)
  m. Anne Holles (d 10.1707, dau of John Holles, 2nd Earl of Clare)
  ((A)) Edward Clinton, 5th Earl of Lincoln (b c1650, dsp 25.11.1692)
  m. Jeanne de Guliere (d 25.09.1688, dau of Pierre de Guliere, Lord of Verun)
  ((2)) Catharine Clinton (d 05.08.1643)
  m. (30.11.1639) George Booth, 1st Lord Delamere (b 18.12.1622, d 08.08.1684)
  ((3)) Arabella Clinton
m. Robert Rolle of Hainton Satchville (d 1663)
  The barony of Clinton passed through this marriage to their descendants.
  ((4)) Margaret Clinton
  m. Hugh Boscawen of Tregothnan (bur 10.06.1701)
((5)) other issue (d unm)
  m2. Elizabeth Gorges (dau of Sir Arthur Gorges)
  (b) Elizabeth Clinton (b 1591-2, bur 20.07.1624) probably of this generation
  m. (11.01.1618-9?) John Bereseford (rector of Scopwick)
  (c)+ 7 sons (2 eldest dvpsp) and 8 daughters
  (ii) Sir Edward Clinton
  m. Mary Dighton (dau of Thomas Dighton of Stourton)
  (a) Francis Clinton of Stourton Parva (3rd son)
  m. Priscilla Hill (dau of John Hill)
((1)) Sir Francis Clinton, 6th Earl of Lincoln (b c1635, d 04.09.1693)
  m1. Elizabeth Killigrew (bur 11.12.1677, dau of Sir William Killigrew by Mary Hill)
  ((A)) Francis Clinton (d infant)
  m2. (c1683) Susan Penniston (dau of Anthony Penniston, son of Sir Thomas of Cornwell)
  ((B)) Henry Clinton, 7th Earl of Lincoln (b 1684, d 07.09.1728)
  m. (16.05.1717) Lucy Pelham (d 20.07.1736, dau of Thomas Pelham, 1st Lord of Laughton, sister of Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle)
  ((i)) George Clinton, 8th Earl of Lincoln (b 15.01.1718, d unm 30.04.1730)
  ((ii)) Henry Clinton, 9th Earl of Lincoln, 2nd Duke of Newcastle (b 16/24.04.1720, d 22.02.1794)
m. (03.10.1744) Catherine Pelham (d 27.07.1760, dau of Henry Pelham, Prime Minister)
  ((a)) George, Lord Clinton (d young 1752)
  ((b)) Henry Fiennes Clinton, 'Earl of Lincoln' (dvp 1778)
  m. (21/2.05.1775) Frances Seymour-Conway (dau of Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford)
  (((1))) Catherine Clinton (b 06.04.1776, d 17.05.1804
m. (02.10.1800/1) William Pleydell-Bouverie, 3rd Earl of Radnor (b 11.05.1779, d 09.04.1869)
  ((c)) Thomas Clinton, 3rd Duke of Newcastle (b 01.07.1752, d 18.05.1795)
  m. (02.05.1782) Anna Maria Stanhope (d 18.10.1834, dau of William Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Harrington)
  (((1))) Thomas Clinton, 4th Duke of Newcastle (b 30.01.1785, d 12.01.1851) had issue
  m. (18.07.1807) Georgiana Elizabeth Mundy (d 20.09.1822, dau of Edward Miller Mundy of Shipley)
  (((2))) Anna Maria Clinton (b 29.07.1783, dsp 31.05.1807)
m. (01.01.1801) Sir Stapleton Cotton, 6th Bart, Viscount Combermere (Field Marshal)
  (((3)))+ other issue - Thomas (d 08.10.1804), Charlotte (d 23.05.1811)
  ((d)) John Clinton (d 1781, MP)
  ((C)) George Clinton, Governor of New York (d 10.07.1761, Admiral)
  m. Anne Carle (d 05.08.1761, dau of Peter Carle)
  ((i)) Sir Henry Clinton (d 13.12.1795, CIC land forces in America)
  m. (02.1767) Harriet Carter (d 29.08.1772, dau of Thomas Carter)
  ((a)) Sir William Henry Clinton (b 23.12.1769, d 15.02.1846, General) had issue
m. (14.03.1797) Louisa Dorothea Holroyd (d 14.05.1854, dau of John Baker Holroyd, 1st Earl of Sheffield)
  ((b)) Sir Henry Clinton (dsp 11.12.1829, Lt. General)
  m. (23.12.1799) Susan Wemyss (dau of Francis, Lord Elcho, younger of Wemyss)
  ((c)) Augusta Clinton
  m. (1788) Henry Dawkins (d 1852)
  ((d)) Harriet Clinton
  m. (03.09.1799) Harry Chester (Maj. General)
((ii)) Mary Clinton
  m. Sir Francis Willes of Hampstead
  ((iii)) Lucy Mary Clinton (d 1750)
  m. Robert Roddam (Admiral)
  ((D)) Susan Clinton
  m. Robert Booth
  ((i)) Penyston Booth (Dean of Windsor)
  m. Katherine Jones (dau of Edward Jones, Canon of Windsor)
  ((a)) Katherine Booth (d 04.12.1800)
m. (23.10.1764) John Tyrwhitt of Wallingford, later of Netherclay House (d 11.06.1812, Captain RN)
  (b) Catherine Clinton (a 05.1644)
  m1. Thomas Saville of Newton (bpt 12.05.1601, d before 30.05.1644)
  m2. Humphrey Walcott of Walcott
  (c)+ other issue (dsp) - Charles, Robert
(iii) Elizabeth Clinton
  m. (c1597) Sir Arthur Gorges of Great House and Butshead (b 1557, bur 10.10.1625)
  m2. (after 20.10.1586) Elizabeth Morrison (d c04.07.1611, dau of Sir Richard Morrison of Cashiebury)
  (iv) Sir Henry Clinton or Fynes of Kirksted
  m1. Eleanor Harrington (dau of Sir James Harrington)
  (a) Henry Clinton or Fynes
  ((1)) Catherine Fynes-Clinton (b 11.04.1655, d 16.05.1690, youngest dau, co-heir)
m. (1674) Daniel Disney of Kirkstead and Lincoln, later of Swinderby (b 10.05.1656, d 29.08.1734)
  (b) Harrington Clinton or Fynes (d unm)
  (c) Norreys Clinton, later Fynes-Clinton
  ((1)) ?? Fynes-Clinton
  ((A)) ?? Fynes-Clinton
  ((i)) ?? Fynes-Clinton
  ((a)) Charles Fynes-Clinton (d 13.11.1827, rector of Cromwell)
  m. (15.07.1779) Emma Brough (dau of Job Brough of Newark)
  (((1))) Henry Fynes-Clinton of Welwyn (b 14.01.1781, d 24.10.1852) had issue
m1. (22.06.1809) Harriet Wyld (dsp 02.02.1810, dau of Rev. Charles Wyld)
  m2. (06.01.1812) Katherine Majendie (dau of H.W. Majendie, Bishop of Bangor)
  (((2))) Caroline Frances Fynes-Clinton
  m. (13.09.1814) James Webber (d 03.09.1847, Dean of Ripon)
  (d) Elizabeth Clinton (dspm c1666)
  m. Sir Michael Liversey (Livesey), Bart
  m2. (03.03.1624-5) Elizabeth Hickman (dau of Dr. Henry Hickman)
  (v) Kendal Clinton
(E) Anne Clinton (d 11.05.1585)
  m. William Ascough
  (F) Thomas Clinton
  m. Mary Tyrrell
  (i) Francis Clinton
  (G) Frances Clinton (d 12.09.1623)
  m. (before 09.1573) Giles Brydges, 3rd Lord Chandos of Sudeley (b c1548, d 21.02.1593/4)
  (H)+ other issue - Frances (d young), Edward (d unm before 20.09.1575)
  m3. Elizabeth Fitzgerald (dau of Gerald Fitzgerald, 9th Earl of Kildare)
  m2. (before 1501) Anne Clinton
  m2. Anne Stafford (dau of Sir Humphrey Stafford)
  ii. John Clinton (2nd)
  m2. Margaret St. Leger (d 01.02.1495/6, dau of John St. Leger of Ulcombe by Margaret Donet)
m3. Mary (d 02.02.1458/9, widow of Sir Henry Retford)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Newcastle), TCP (Clinton), TCP (Lincoln), 'Tudor'
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