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Families covered: Goring of Burton, Goring of Highden, Goring of Wappingthorn, Goring of Wiston

Sir Henry Goring of Burton, Sheriff of Sussex and Surrey (b 1521, d 16.12.1594)
m. Dorothy Everard (dau of William Everard of Alborne)
1. Sir William Goring of Burton (d 1601)
  m1. (1563) Ann Burbridge (dau of Robert Burbridge or Burbage of Hayes)
A. Sir Henry Goring of Burton (d 16.07.1626)
  m(1). Eleanor Kingsmill (dau of Sir William Kingsmill of Hampshire)
  i. Sir William Goring, 1st Bart of Burton (bur 25.02.1657-8)
  m. Eleanor or Bridget Francis (dau of Sir Edward Francis)
  a. Sir Henry Goring, 2nd Bart of Burton (d 08.06.1671 or 05.1683)
  m. Mary Chamberlaine (d 1694, dau of John Chamberlaine of Sherborne Castle)
  (1) Sir William Goring, 3rd Bart of Burton (b c1658, dsp 29.02.1723-4)
  m. Dorothy Plowden (dau of Edmund Plowden of Plowden)
  (2) Ann Goring
  m. Richard Biddulph of Biddulph (b c1644, d before 1679)
  b. Bridget Goring
  m. Sir Thomas Hatton, 2nd Bart of Long Stanton
  m2. Margaret Chaloner (dau of Thomas Chaloner of Kenwards)
B. George Goring ancestor of Gorings of Barcombe and Chailey
2. Edward Goring of Wappingthorn and Oakhurst, Sheriff of Sussex and Surrey (d 20.05.1617)
  m. (1580) Elizabeth Wiseman (dau of Thomas Wiseman of Bulbridge)
  A. Henry Goring of Highden (b c1583, d 26.02.1655)
  m. (18.01.1609-10) Mary Eversfield (dau of Sir Thomas Eversfield)
  i. Sir Henry Goring, 2nd Bart of Highden (d 03.04.1702)
Henry succeeded to the baronetcy of Sir James Bowyer of Leythorne by a special remainder.
  m. (02.05.1642) Frances Bishopp (d 14.12.1694, dau of Sir Edward Bishopp, 2nd Bart of Parham)
  a. Henry Goring of Wappingthorn (b 1646, dvp 1687)
  m1. (03.10.1667) Elizabeth Morewood (d 06.1673, dau of Anthony Morewood of Alfreton)
  (1) Sir Charles Goring, 3rd Bart (b 1668, dsp 13.01.1712-3)
  m. (16.11.1699) Elizabeth Bridger (d 27.03.1741, dau of Richard Bridger of Combe Place)
  (2) Henry Goring (b 1672, d 1673)
  m2. (02.02.1675) Mary Covert (dau of Sir John Covert, 1st Bart of Slougham)
  (3) Sir Harry Goring, 4th Bart (bpt 16.09.1679, d 12.11.1731, Colonel, 4th son)
  m. Elizabeth Matthew (b c1668, d 28.07.1768, dau of Admiral Sir George Matthew of Twickenham)
  (A) Sir Charles Matthew Goring 'of Highden', 5th Bart (b 15.05.1706, bur 02.09.1769)
  m1. (15.07.1731) Mary Blackburn (bur 05.05.1739, dau of William Blackburn of Morton Ash)
  (i) Sir Harry Goring, 6th Bart (b 26.04.1739, d 01.12.1824)
  m1. (08.09.1767) John Anna Forster (d 04.06.1774, dau of John Forster)
  (a) Sir Charles Forster Goring, 7th Bart, Sheriff of Sussex (b 11.07.1768, d 26.03.1844) had issue
  m. (09.11.1799) Bridget Dent (d 12.01.1816, dau of Henry Dent of Canterbury)
  (b) Anna Maria Goring (b 17.09.1769, d 24.07.1849)
  m. (11.04.1792) Thomas Lewis of Gray's Inn
(c) Frances Goring (b 06.05.1774, d 03.10.1868)
  m1. (13.07.1799) John Dring (d 1804, vicar of Poling)
  m2. (05.07.1810) John Rideout (rector of Woodmancote)
  m2. (23.10.1777) Elizabeth Fisher (d 10.07.1780, dau of Thomas Fisher of Barbados)
  (d) Harry Goring (b 1778, d unm 1859)
  (ii) Mary Goring (b 1736)
  m. (26.11.1767) Colvill Bridger of Buckingham House
  (iii) Elizabeth Goring (b 1737, d unm 1784)
m2. (20.04.1743) Elizabeth Fagge (d 23.02.1784, sister of Sir Robert Fagge, 4th Bart of Wiston)
  (iv) Charles Goring of Wiston, Sussex (b 1744, d 1829)
  The following is supported by BLG1886 ('Goring of Wiston').
  m1. (20.04.1779) Sarah Beard (dsp 06.12.1797, dau of Ralph Beard of Hurstpierpont)
  m2. (07.06.1798) Elizabeth Luxford (d 08.08.1811, dau of Edward Luxford)
  (a) Elizabeth Goring (b 1799, d 1876)
  m. (25.08.1829) Walter John Trower, Bishop of Glasgow then of Gilbraltar (d 24.12.1877)
  (b)+ other issue - Mary (b 1800, d 1804), Frances (b 1801, d unm 29.03.1829)
  m3. (07.05.1812) Mary Ballard (d 18.11.1845, dau of Rev. John Ballard)
  (d) Charles Goring of Wiston (b 1817, dsp 17.11.1849, M)
m.(19.09.1849) Juliana Mary Caroline Dixie (dau of Sir Willoughby W. Dixie, Bart, m2. H.J. Boulbee of Springfield)
  (e) John Goring of Wiston (b 03.03.1824, cleric) had issue
  m.(24.09.1861) Isabel Mary Thomas (dau of Freeman Thomas of Ratton)
  (f) Mary Goring (d unm 1849)
(B)+ other issue
  (4) Frances Goring possibly of this generation, of this marriage
  m. John Ballard (Rector of Steeple Langford)
(5)+ other issue - Edward (b 1676, d 1677), William (b 05.11.1682, dsp)
  b.+ other issue
  ii. Ann Goring probably of this generation
  m. Theobald Michell of Stamerham
  iii. Elizabeth Goring probably of this generation
  m. (26.10.1631) Edmund Byne of Rowdell (bpt 02.09.1602, bur 22.10.1646)
  iv.+ 1 son (d young) and 8 daughters
  B. Edward Goring of Cobden (d 1657) had issue
  m. (1618) Elizabeth Eversfield (dau of Sir Thomas Eversfield of Denn)
  C. Maria Goring
  m. (1600) Thomas Shelley of Worminghurst
  D. Dorothea Goring
  m. Nicholas Eversfield of The Grove (b by1584, d 30.05.1629)
3. Barbara Goring
  m. Richard Ernley of Ernley (d 1577)
4. Elizabeth Goring (d 1625)
  m. (1575) Thomas Selwin of Friston
5. Mary Goring
  m. Sir Anthony Dering of Surrenden Dering (d 1636)

Main source(s): BP1934 ('Goring') with some support from BEB1841 ('Goring of Burton')
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