'Elton1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Elton of Bristol, Elton of Clevedon Court, Elton of Ledbury, Elton of The Hazell (The Hazles), Elton of Stapleton House, Elton of Winford

                               
Identified by Visitation as descended of Elton of Elton, Cheshire, was ...
William Elton
m. Sybill Wilse (dau of Roger Wilse of Dymock)
1. William Elton of Ledbury, Shropshire (d 1558)
m1. Margaret Carewe (dau of John Carewe)
  A. Anne Elton
  m. Richard Willason
  B. Elizabeth Elton
m. Richard Seyborne
  m. Margery Leighton (dau of William Leighton)
  C. Anthony Elton of Ledbury & The Hazell (The Hazles) (b 1544, d 1587)
m. Alice Scudamore (d 1595, dau of John Scudamore of Kentchurch)
  i. Ambrose Elton (d young?)
  ii. Ambrose Elton of The Hazell (b 1571, d 19.02.1659)
  m. Anne Aston (d 05.02.1660, dau of Sir Edward Aston of Tixall)
  a. Susannah Elton (b 1604-5, d 10.03.1689) apparently of this generation
  m. Sir Richard Cocks, 1st Bart of Dumblaton or Dumbleton (d 09.1684)
  b. Anne Elton probably of this generation
  m. Thomas Cocks of Castleditch
c. Constance Elton probably of this generation
  m. (12.12.1627) John Skinner of Ledbury
  d. Mary Elton (d before 1672) probably of this generation
  m. Edmund Weaver of the Above Eign & the Inner Temple (b 02.02.1610, d before 11.03.1672)
  e.+ 1 son and 15 other daughters
  iii. Thomas Elton (b 1573, d 1618, physician)
  m. Jane Aston (dau of Sir Edward Aston of Tixall)
  a. Isaac Elton of Bristol (bur 31.03.1695) "One of the family"
  m(1). Elizabeth (bur 28.11.1677)
  (1) Sir Abraham Elton of Clevedon Court (Somerset), Sheriff then Mayor of Bristol, 1st Bart (bpt 03.07.1654, d 09.02.1727-8)
m. (11.09.1676) Mary Jefferies (d 25.04.1728, dau of Robert Jefferies of Pilegreen)
  (A) Sir Abraham Elton of Clevedon Court, Sheriff then Mayor of Bristol, 2nd Bart (bpt 30.06.1679, d 20.10.1742)
  m. (14.05.1702) Abigail Bayly (dau of Zachary Bayly of Charlcot House & Northwood Park by Abigail Cooke)
  (i) Sir Abraham Elton of Clevedon Court, Sheriff then Mayor of Bristol, 3rd Bart (b 1703, d unm 29.11.1761)
  (ii) Jacob Elton (dsp 29.03.1745, Captain RN)
  m. Caroline Yate (dau/coheir of Charles Yate, m2. John Aspinal)
  (iii) Sir Abraham Isaac Elton of Clevedon Court, 4th Bart (b 1717, d 05.02.1790)
m. (26.12.1747) Elizabeth Read (d before 1771, dau of James Read of Bristol)
  (a) Sir Abraham Elton of Clevedon Court, 5th Bart (b 23.03.1755, d 23.02.1742)
  m1. (07.11.1776) Elizabeth Durbin (d 29.03.1822, dau of Sir John Durbin of Bristol & Walter Manor House by Elizabeth, dau/heir of John Collett of Bristol)
  ((1)) Sir Charles Abraham Elton of Clevedon Court, 6th Bart (b 31.10.1778, d 01.06.1853, Lt. Colonel) had issue
  m. (27.02.1804) Sarah Smith (d 14.03.1830, dau of Joseph Smith of Bristol by Sarah, dau of Michael Pope of Whitsun Court)
  ((2)) William Elton (b 06.01.1785, d unm 01.06.1847, Lt. Colonel)
  ((3)) Henry Elton (b 16.07.1786, d 10.11.1858, Captain RN) had issue (2 daus)
m. (20.07.1816) Mary Ford (d 12.05.1872, dau of Sir Francis Ford, Bart, widow of Peter Touchet)
  ((4)) Julia Maria Elton (d 28.04.1840)
  m. (01.1807) Henry Hallam (d 21.01.1859, historian)
  m2. (29.03.1823) Mary Stewart (dsp 06.12.1849, dau of William Stewart of Castle Stewart)
  (b) Mary Elton
  m. Oldfield Bowles of North Aston
  (c) Sarah Elton
  m. Rev. Hector Munro
  (iv) Mary Elton
  m. James Heywood of Maristow
  (v) Elizabeth Elton
  m. _ Forster (Captain)
  (B) Isaac Elton (d 10.1714)
  (i)+ 2 daughters
  (C) Jacob Elton, Mayor of Bristol (d 15.06.1765)
  m1. _ Small of Gloucester
  (i) Abraham Elton, Mayor of Bristol (d 1762)
m. Mary Thrubshaw
  (a) Mary Elton
  (ii) Isaac Elton, Mayor of Bristol (d 1774)
  m. Mary Mortimer (dau of Edward Mortimer)
  (a) Isaac Elton of Stapleton House (Gloucestershire), Sheriff of Bristol (b 1739, d 31.03.1790, 2nd son)
  m1. (21.02.1763) Sarah Peach (d 15.12.1763, dau of Samuel Peach of Bristol)
  ((1)) Abraham Elton (b 1763, d 22.04.1794)
  m2. (20.10.1768) Ann Tierney (d 15.08.1816, dau of James Tierney of London)
  ((2)) Isaac Elton of Stapleton House (b 1771, d 19.04.1837) had issue
m. (05.06.1794) Catherine Bayard (d 1853, dau of Robert Bayard of Stublington House)
  ((3)) Jacob Elton of Bristol & Dedham (Essex) had issue
  m1. Charlotte Young (dau of Admiral James Young)
  m2. (sp?) Maria Boyfield
  (b) Jacob Elton (d 1762)
m. Elizabeth Mathews (d 1802, m2. Rev. John Casberd)
  (c) Edward Elton of Winford Manor, Sheriff of Somerset (b 21.10.1742, d 20.09.1811)
  The following is supported by BLG1952 (Marwood-Elton of Widworthy).
  m. (1772) Frances Marwood (d 11.1780, dau/coheir of James Marwood of Widworthy)
  ((1)) James Marwood Elton of Widworthy, Sheriff of Devon (b 1776, d 04.12.1827) had issue
  m. (1799) Anne Storey (d 17.02.1811, dau of Edward Storey)
  ((2)) Henry Elton of Winford (b 1778, d 16.02.1829) had issue
  m. Anne Wedlake (dau of Thomas Wedlake of Hornchurch)
  ((3)) Edward Elton (d young)
  ((4)) Sarah Elton (b 1773, d 1824)
  m. Rev. John Amyatt Chaundy (d 1820)
  ((5)) Frances Elton (b 1774, d 1836)
  m. Rev. James Lewis Clutterbuck
  ((6)) Mary Anne Elton (b 1780, dsp 1856)
  m. Robert Norris (d 1863)
  (d) Mary Elton (b 1747, d 04.07.1773)
  m. Michael Miller
  (e)+ other issue (d unm) - Abraham (dvp 1762), Elizabeth (d 08.03.1767)
  m2. (02.04.1739) Elizabeth (widow of George Bridges)
  (D) Elizabeth Elton
  m. Peter Day of Bristol
  b.+ other issue including Richard (bpt 29.04.1610, Colonel, 2nd son)
  D.+ other issue - Rowland, Peter, Sybell, Anne
2. John Elton (Canon of Sarum, Archdeacon of Hereford) possibly of this generation

Main source(s): Visitation (Herefordshire, 1569, Elton of Ledbury), BP1934 (Elton) with a little support from TCB (vol 5, Elton of Bristol)
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