'Hatton1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Hatton of Great Aldersey, Hatton of Hatton, Hatton of Kingesley, Hatton of Kirsty Birches, Hatton of Maxfield, Hatton of Norley, Hatton of Northwood, Hatton of Shrewsbury, Hatton of Shroggs, Hatton of Stockton, Hatton of Weverham

                               
Wolfath or Wolfaith or Wolfric or Wolfrid FitzIvon of Hatton (a temp William I who r. 1066-1087)
There are a number of differences on this family between our Main Sources: Visitation, Ormerod & Wotton. We have tried to find the 'best compromise' between what they show but this has unavoidably involved some speculation. We took into consideration our concern that Visitation shows more generations than we think likely. To minimise the risk of our obscuring further research, we have tried to include the key parts of what each of the Main Sources reports.
1. William de Hatton of Hatton this generation omitted by Wotton
  m. Emma
  A. Robert de Hatton of Hatton
  m. Margaret or Eleanor Crispin (dau/heir of Sir Gilbert de Crispin) named Margaret by Visitation & Wotton, Eleanor by Ormerod
  i. Sir Adam de Hatton of Hatton this generation included by Ormerod & Wotton, omitted by Visitation
  m. _ de Ville (dau of Sir Hugh de Ville)
  a. Sir Geffrey Hatton of Hatton
  m. Matilda Harthull (dau of Sir Edwin Harthull or Harthill or Herthull)
  Visitation shows the eldest son as ...
  (1) Sir Hugh Hatton of Hatton
m. Nichola Boydell (dau of Sir William Boydell (Boidell) or Bordelll)
  Visitation shows only one son, William (m. Agnes Dutton) father of Simon father of William father of Adam father of Beatrix. This seems to be too many generations. We follow Ormerod.
  (A) William Hatton of Hatton
  m. Agnes Dutton (dau of Sir Geoffrey Dutton)
  (i) Adam Hatton of Hatton
m. Matilda Bretargh (dau of Sir Hugh Bretargh)
  (a) Beatrix Hatton
  m. Allen (Alan) de Hellesby (son of Richard son of Sir John)
  (B) Sir Simon de Hatton
  m. Margaret Golborne (dau/heir of David de Golborne of Golborne Helleau)
  (i) Sir Hugh Hatton of Hatton see alternative ancestry below ##
  m. Margaret (or Margery) Arderne (dau of Sir John Arderne)
(a) John Hatton of Hatton (a 1282)
  m. Maud (or Anne) Frodesham (dau of John Frodesham or Frodsham)
  ((1)) Maud (Matilda) Hatton
  m. Sir Rafe (Ralph) Vernon of Shipbroke (a 1307)
  (b) Hugh Hatton of Great Aldersey
  m. Margaret Bruin (dau/heir of Geffery Bruin or de Brayne or Bryn)
  ((1)) John Hatton of Great Aldersey
  m. Joan Hallum (dau/heir of Sir John (sb Hugh?) Hallum or Hallom)
  ((A)) Adam Hatton of Great Aldersey - continued below
  m. Jone or Catharine Hellesby (dau of Sir William Hellesby)
  (2) Sir Roger (or Ralph) Hatton
  Ormerod identifies the eldest son as Ralph and shows him married to Elizabeth, dau of Sir Piers Normanville, but does not follow his line. Wotton names just one child of Sir Geffery, Sir Roger who m. a dau of Sir Peers Normanville. Provisionally, we follow Visitation in showing Roger as 2nd son and naming his wife ...
m. Maud Normanville (dau of Sir Piers Normanville)
  (A) Ralfe Hatton
  m. Margery Linsey (dau of Simon Linsey)
  (i) Sir Hugh Hatton
  m. Amy Venables (dau of Rafe/Randolph Venables)
  (a) William Hatton this generation omitted by Wotton
  m. Jane Golborne (dau/coheir of Richard Golborne, son of Sir Hugh)
  ((1)) Hugh Hatton
  Both Visitation & Wotton show this as the Hugh of Hatton who m. Margaret (Visitation) or Mary (Wotton) Arderne. We show that Hugh above ##.
b. Sir Adam de Hatton
  (1) Isabel Hatton
  m. Sir Henry de Moberley
  c. Norman de Hatton
  (1) Ralfe de Hatton
  (A) Henry de Hatton (monk)
  B. Richard de Hatton
  i.+ issue - Hugh ("knight of the Rodes"), Hamon (chamberlain of Chester), Robert (cleric)
  C. Margery of Hatton probably of this generation
  m. Gilbert de Venables of Kinderton
  D.+ other issue - Wolfath, William

 

 

Adam Hatton of Great Aldersey - continued above
m. Catharine (probably not Joan) Hellesby (dau of Sir William Hellesby) named Jone by Visitation, Catharine by Wotton
1. Robert Hatton of Kirsty Birches (a temp Henry IV who r. 1399-1413) this generation omitted by Wotton
  m. Avice Wistaston (dau of Sir William Wistaston)
  A. William Hatton of Kirsty Birches
  m. Elenor Brow (dau of Sir Hugh Brow)
  i. William Hatton of Kirsty Birches
  This generation is shown by the Vistiation editor in italics, presumably suggesting uncertainty as to whether or not this William was the same person as the William shown as his father. Wotton does show 2 generations of Williams but omits the earlier Robert, son of Adam.
  a. Peter Hatton of Kirsty Birches identified by Wotton as ancestor of Hatton of Alderton, Salop
  m. Margaret Bostock (dau of George Bostock of Modberley)
(1) Richard Hatton of Ellismere
  m. _Augustine
  (A) Richard Hatton of Shrewsbury
  m. Margery Vickers (dau of Geffrey Vickers or Wicken)
  (i) Thomas Hatton of Shrewsbury
  m. Elenor Newton (dau of Arthur Newton son of Sir Peter)
  (a)+ issue - Edmund, Francis, Peter, Thomas, Lucia, Winefrid, Margaret
  (ii) Robert Hatton
  (a)+ issue - Robert, Frances/Francis
  (iii) Richard Hatton of Long Ditton
  m. Mary Eveline (dau of George Eveline of Ditton)
  (a)+ issue - Mary, Anne
  (2) Peter Hatton of Kirsty Birches
  m. Margaret Perpoint (dau of Rouland Perpoint of Warington)
(A) Peter Hatton
  m. Anne Claiton (dau of John Claiton of Thelwell)
  (i) Lawrence Hatton of Kirsty Birches (d 26.03.1574)
  m. (c1503) Agnes or Alice Griffin (dau of Edmund Griffin of Barderton)
  (a) Peter Hatton of Kirsty Birches
  m. Katherine Marbury (dau of Richard Marbury of Walton)
  ((1)) Lawrence Hatton of Kirsty Birches (a 1580)
  m1. Alice Dutton (dau of Peter Dutton of Newburgh)
  ((A)) Richard Hatton (b c1560, a 1580)
  m2. Anne Ligh (dau of Gawen Ligh of Northwood)
(b) Randoll Hatton
  m. Elizabeth Stoliete (dau of John Stoliete of Brabant)
  ((1))+ issue - William, William, Christopher
  (c) Henry Hatton
  (d) Anne Hatton
  m. John Starky of Kowhooke
  (3) Henry Hatton of Holdenby
  m. Elizabeth Holdenby (dau of William Holdenby of Holdenby)
  (4) Robert Hatton of Norley identified by Wotton as ancestor of Hatton in Cheshire & London
  m. ?? (widow of _ Browne or Broome of Croton)
  (A) Thomas Hatton of Norley
m. Jone ffrere (ffree?) of Wereham
  (i) Robert Hatton
  m. Blanch Butler (dau of Thomas Butler or Rutler by _, dau of Thomas Manley)
  (a) Thomas Hatton of Norley
  m. Elizabeth Hocknell (dau of John Hocknell of Hocknell Platt)
  ((1)) Thomas Hatton of Kingesley
  m. Ciceley Amery (dau of Richard Amery of Kingesley)
  ((A)) Thomas Hatton of Kingesley
  ((2))+ other issue - Randoll of Essex, Richard, William of Esher
  (b) William Hatton of Norley
  m. Alice Newton of Lancashire
  ((1)) James Hatton in Nantwich (2nd son?)
  m. Elenor Ravenshaw
  ((2)) William Hatton
  m. Maud Johnson (dau of John Johnson)
  ((3))+ other issue - Richard of London, George, Mary, Dorothy
  (c) Peter Hatton of Norley
  m. Anne Rowe (dau of George Rowe of Hartford)
  ((1)) William Hatton
  (ii) Richard Hatton
  m. Margaret Hatton (dau of _ Hatton of Woodhouse)
  (B) John Hatton
  m. ?? (Mrs. Gardiner)
  (i) William Hatton of Siddingbrook (Siddingborne)
  (ii) Robert Hatton
  m. Elizabeth Tarlton of Lancashire
  (a) Elizabeth Hatton
  m1. _ Griffin
  m2. _ Brerewood of Chester
  (C) Richard Hatton
  m. _ Daniell (dau of Richard Daniell of Daresbury)
  (i) Peter Hatton
  m. _ Winington (sister of Humfrey Winington of Anderton)
  (a) Humfrey Hatton
  m. Margaret Smith (dau of John Smith of London)
  ((1)) Uri (Urian) Hatton
  m. Thomas Rogers of Talworth
  ((2)) Margery Hatton
  m. John Kingston of Sheperton
  ((3))+ other issue - Humfry in London, John in London
  (b) John Hatton in Thorpe
  ((1)) daughter
  m. Thomas Hutchinson of Yorkshire
  (c) Jane Hatton
  m. Nicholas Lach of Bretton
  (5) John Hatton of Shroggs identified by Wotton as ancestor of Hatton of Maxfield
  m. _Shaw (dau of _ Shaw of Thelwall and Shroggs)
  (A) Richard Hatton of Shroggs
  m. Margaret Fithion (dau of _ Fithion of Warmincham)
  (i) John Hatton of Shroggs
  m. Maud Proudlove
  (a) John Hatton
  m. Jane Smallwood (Mrs Barringotn)
  ((1))+ issue - Robert, Emma
  (B) Thomas Hatton of Maxfield
  (i) William Hatton of Maxfield (droverman)
  (ii) daughter
  m. Richard Andrew of Maxfield
  (6) Randoll/Ralph Hatton of Weverham identified by Wotton as ancestor of Hatton of Weverham
  (A) Thomas Hatton of Weverham
  (i) Thomas Hatton
  (a) Thomas Hatton
  m. Isabell Holbroke
  ((1)) Thomas Hatton had issue
  m. Isabel Barker (dau of _ Barker of Little Egerton)
  (ii) John Hatton (priest)
  (iii) Richard Hatton
  m. Margaret Shaw of Chester
  (a) Thomas Hatton
  m. Margaret Johnson of Chester
  ((1)) Richard Hatton
  m. Elizabeth March
  ((2)) James Hatton in Chester (butcher)
  m. Katherine Wright (dau of _ Wright of Chester)
  ((3)) John Hatton
  m. Alice Ashmore
  ((4))+ other issue - John in Chester (butcher), Anne
  (iv) Robert Hatton
  (a) John Hatton in Dublin (goldsmith)
  (v) Peter Hatton
  m. Margaret Orange (dau of _ Orange of Norley)
  (a) John Hatton of Malpas
  m. _ Edwards (dau of John Edwards of Cholmley)
  ((1))+ issue - John, Thomas, daughter
  (vi) Jane Hatton
  m. Lawrence Hill
  (vii) Margaret Hatton
  m. John Hicks of Shrewsbury
  (7) Adam Hatton of Northwood identified by Wotton as ancestor of Northwich, Cheshire & Sutton
  (A) Richard Hatton of Northwood
  (i) George Hatton of Northwood
  (ii) Hugh Hatton of Brickhill
  (a)+ 4 sons and 2 daughters
  (B) George Hatton
  (i) John Hatton of Sutton
  (a)+ issue - Myles in London (mason), 2 sons, Anne, Mary
  (8) Simon Hatton of Stockton identified by Wotton as ancestor of Hatton of Stocton-Yate
  (A) Lawrence Hatton
  (i) William Hatton of Stockton
  (a) Randoll Hatton of Stockton had issue
  (B) Thomas Hatton
  (i) Robert Hatton
  m. Elizabeth Fitton of Gosworth
  (a) Robert Hatton
m. Margery Geoff of Norfolk
  (b) Richard Hatton
  (ii) Thomas Hatton
  (iii) Richard Hatton
  (a) Richard Hatton had issue
  (9)+ other issue - Hugh (dsp, priest), Gladius
  m2. _ Grimsdich (dau of _ Grimsdich of Grimsdich)
  (11)+ other issue - Hugh, Alice, Elenor, Margaret
2. Richard or Ralph Hatton of Aldersey & Mollington possibly of this generation
  See the note on the continuation page of his mother, Katherine de Hellesby.
  A. Katherine Hatton (d 1466)
  m. Roger Booth of Sawley, Molington, etc.

Main source(s): Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, Hatton - various) with support from Ormerod (Cheshire, vol 2, 'Dutton of Hatton and Hatton of Hatton', p433), Wotton (Kimber & Johnson, vol 1, 'Hatton of Long Stanton', p367+)
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