'FZmisc04'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Freville of Tamworth Castle, Folkingham of Sleaford, Ferguson of Londonderry

                               
Baldwin de Freville (a 1231)
The Visitation mentioned below identifies Baldwin's wife as Luce, da. & heire of William de Eschales (son of Stephen son of Thomas). BE1883 identifies her as ...
m. Lucia de Scalers (dau of Richard de Scalers)
1. (Sir) Richard de Freville
  A. Baldwin de Freville (dsp)
  B. Sir Alexander de Freville of Tamworth, 'Lord' (d 01.03.1327/8)
  TCP (Freville) mentions Sir Alexander but only to say that Dugdale was mistaken in identifying a particular writ as being a formal summons to Parliament. In other words, TCP suggests that Alexander was never a parliamentary Lord.
  m. Joan de Cromwell (dau of Ralph de Cromwell (by Mazera Marmion))
  i. Baldwin de Freville (d c1344)
a. Sir Baldwin de Freville of Tamworth (b c1318, d c1376)
  m1. Elizabeth Montfort (dau of John de Montfort of Beaudesert, 1st Lord)
  A site visitor, TG (25.09.04), suggests that Elizabeth may have been this Baldwin's mother rather than his first wife.
  m2. Ida Clinton
  m3. Joane Strange (dau of Lord Strange)
  Not known which wife was mother of ...
  (1) Sir Baldwin de Freville of Tamworth (d 1388)
  m1. Elizabeth de Botetourt (d young, dau of John de Botetourt, 2nd Lord)
m2. Joyce de Botetourt (dau of John de Botetourt, 2nd Lord)
  (A) Baldwin de Freville of Tamworth (d before 1410)
  m. Johanna Green (dau of Sir Thomas Green)
  (i) Baldwin de Freville (dsp 03.03.1417/8)
  (ii) Elizabeth Freville
  m. Sir Thomas Ferrers of Tamworth (d 1459)
  (iii) Margaret Freville
  m1. Sir Hugh Willoughby
  m2. Sir Richard Bingham
  (iv) Joyce Freville
  m. Sir Roger Aston
  ii. Margaret Frevill apparently of this generation
m. Sir Henry Willington of Gittisham (d 1322)
  Visitation (Warwickshire, 1619, Eschales Frevill Holbrooke and Falstaff) does not report either Baldwin or Alexander but does report ...
  C. John Frevill (dsp)
  m. Helena Lucey
  D. Robert Frevill (d 1393)
  The date given for Robert's death suggests that a generation or two may have been omitted somewhere around here.
  i. Thomas Frevill
  m. Margaret
  a. William Frevill
  m. Anne Wolverston (dau of John (sb Roger) Wolverston by Elizabeth, dau of Robert FitzRalph by Elizabeth Holbrooke)
  (1) William Frevill
  m. Joane Charleton (dau of Thomas Charleton)

 

 

John Folkingham of Haydor (Hather), Lincolnshire
m. Alice Littlebury (dau of John Littlebury of Lincolnshire)
1. John Folkingham
  m. Margaret Spanby (dau of John Spanby of Spanby)
  A. Robert Folkingham (4th son)
  m. Jane Peter or Potter
  i. Thomas Folkingham of North Hall (near Leeds, Yorkshire)
m. Jane Pigot (dau/coheir of Thomas Pigot of Clotheram/Melborby, relict of Sir Giles Hussey of Caythorpe)
  a. John Folkingham of Sleaford (a 1612)
  m. Mary Eyre (dau/coheir of Thomas Eyre of High Lowe)
  (1) Richard Folkingham (a 1612) only son mentioned by Foster, not mentioned by Maddison
  m. Elizabeth Thompson (dau of William Thompson of Esholt)
  (A) John Folkingham (b c1610, a 1612)
  (B) Dorothy Folkingham probably of this generation
  m. John Hamerton of Hellifield Peel (b 1610)
  (2) Robert Folkingham of Sleaford identified by Maddison as 1st son
  m. Joan Bussy (dau of John Bussy of Leake)
  (A) John Folkingham of Pomfret (Pontefract) (d by 1658)
  m. Margery (Ayre?) (bur 1658)
  (B) Frances Folkingham
  m. Robert Timberland
  (C) Mary Folkingham
  m. John Robinson of Lincoln
  (3) Edward Folkingham of Sleaford identified by Maddison as 2nd son
  m. (11.10.1600) Elizabeth Cawdron (dau of William Cawdron of Great Hale)
  (4) Anne Folkingham mentioned by Foster
  m. George Drewell (son of Humphrey of Gidding)
  b. Randolph Folkingham
  c. Thomas Folkingham of Barton (a 1584)
  m. Katherine Leigh (dau of William Leigh of the Rodes of the House of Midleton)
  (1)+ issue (a 1584) - Thomas (b c1578), Richard, Margery
  d. Anne Folkingham
  m1. James Standish (or Strangwayes) of Killingholme
  m2. George Bayldon of Bayldon or York
  ii. William Folkingham (dsp)
  iii. Elizabeth Folkingham
  m1. John Carwood of Cawood
  m2.Thomas Bakestowe or Barkeston or Backston of Newby
  m3. ??
  a. Mary
  m. Hugh Frodsham of Ewerbe
  iv. Mary Folkingham
  m. Hugh Tredstone or Firdson or Frodsham of Swarby
  B.+ other issue (dsp) - John, Peter, James, Alice, Margaret
2. Thomas Folkingham

 

 

HoP reports that the family "was apparently Scottish in origin, A Dissenting minister of that name established himself in the north of Ireland, and his grandson John was a poor Londonderry surgeon or apothecary". We start with Andrew who is identified in BLGI1912 as father of that John.
Andrew Ferguson of Burt, co. Donegal
m. ?? Harvey (dau of John Harvey of Glendermott)
1. John Ferguson of Londonderry
  m. Sarah Harvey (dau of Robert Harvey of Londonderry)
  A. Sir Andrew Ferguson, Mayor of Londonderry, 1st Bart (b 1761, d 07.1808, MP)
  m. Elizabeth Alexander (dau of Robert Alexander of Broom Hall (co. Londonderry), brother of Lord Caledon)
  i. Sir Robert Alexander Ferguson, 2nd Bart, Sheriff of co. Tyrone, Mayor of Londonderry (b 26.12.1796, d unm 13.03.1860, MP)
  iii. Anne Ferguson (dsp) probably of this generation
  m. (11.1810) William Blacker of Carrickblacker (b 1777, dsp 1855)
  ii. Sarah Ferguson probably of this generation
  m. (24.06.1811) Rev. William Knox
  B. Harvey Ferguson (d 20.06.1824)

Main source(s):
(1) For Freville (uploaded 21.03.08) : BE1883 (Freville) with input as reported above
(2) For Folkingham (uploaded 10.04.12) : Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1903-6, Folkingham of Sleaford), Visitation (Yorkshire, 15463/4, Folkyngham), Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Folkingham of Barton)
(3) For Ferguson (uploaded 02.07.14) : HoP ("Robert Ferguson"), BLGI1912 ('Harvey, late of Mintiaghs')
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