'Heveningham01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Heveningham of Aston, Heveningham of Heveningham, Heveningam of Ketteringham, Heveningham of Lichfield
[More work will be done in due course on researching the later Heveninghams of Ketteringham.]

                               
The interesting web site identified below as a Main Source for this page reports that "The original spelling of the surname was HEUENYNGHAM with a silent 'v' and it has always been pronounced HENNINGHAM. Today, the name HEVENINGHAM has died out in the male line, although the name HENNINGHAM can still be found in the Birmingham area."
Sir John Heveningham of Heveningham
m1. Alice Savill
1. Thomas Heveningham of Heveningham (d 1499)
  m. Anne Yarde, heiress of Ketteringham (dau of Thomas Yerde or Yarde of Denton Court by Jane Scot (who m2. Sir Henry Grey of Ketteringham)
A. Sir John Heveningham of Heveningham (Suffolk) & Ketteringham (Norfolk) (d 1530) the first mentioned by Visitation
  m1. _ Calthorpe (dsp) mentioned by Visitation
  m2. Alice Shelton (dau of Sir Ralph Shelton of Shelton)
  i. Sir Anthony Heveningham of Ketteringham or Kettering, etc. (b c1507, d 1557-8)
  m1. Katherine Calthrop (dau/heir of Sir Philip Calthrop)
  a. Henry Heveningham (dsp(m))
  m. Anne Eden of Suffolk
b. Amy Heveningham (dsp(m))
  m. Sir Edmund Wyndham of Felbrigg
  m2. Mary Shelton (d 1570, dau of Sir John Shelton of Shelton, m2. Philip Appleyard)
  c. Sir Arthur Heveningham of Heveningham, Sheriff of Norfolk (d 08.10.1630)
  m. Mary Hanchett of Hertfordshire (bur 09.11.1633)
  (1) Sir John Heveningham of Heveningham, Sheriff of Norfolk (d 17.06.1633)
m1. Katherine Mordaunt (d 1602, dau of Lewes, Lord Mordaunt)
  m2. Bridget Paston (d 09.06.1624, dau of Christopher Paston son of Sir William of Paston)
  (A) William Heveningham of Heveningham (judge, regicide)
  m1. (sp) Katherine Walop (dau of Sir Henry Walop of Farley)
  m2. Mary Carey (bpt 06.10.1631, d 19.01.1695/6, dau of John Carey, 2nd Earl of Dover)
  (i) Sir William Heveningham of Heveningham
  m. Barbara Villiers (dau of George Villiers, 4th Viscount Grandison)
(a) Henry Heveningham of Heveningham (dsp 21.11.1700) possibly of this generation
  m. (03.07.1684) Frances Willoughby (b 12.11.1642, dsp 25.05.1714, dau of William Willoughby, 6th Lord of Parham)
  (b) Abigail Heveningham, last of Heveningham (b 02.03.1676-7, d 1735)
  m. Henry Heron of Cressey Hall (b 1675, d 10.09.1730)
  (ii) Abigail Heveningham (b 1660/1, d 11.05.1686) probably of this generation
  m. Sir John Newton, 3rd Bart of Barr's Court (b c1651, d 12.02.1733/4)
  (B) Anne Heveningham probably of this generation
  m. (1632) John Spelman of Narborough (b c1606, d 31.01.1662-3)
(C) Susan Heveningham probably of this generation
  m. (by 1640) Sir John Potts, 2nd Bart of Mannington
  (2) daughter ('Lady Gilbert') (d 04.1646?, eldest dau)
  m. Sir/Lord _ Gilbert
  (3) Abigail Heveningham probably of this generation
  m. Sir Augustine Pettus (d 1612-3)
(4) Barbara Heveningham (d 17.09.1634?, youngest dau)
  m. Thomas Bradley
  (5) Elizabeth Heveningham possibly of this generation
  m. Sir John Gilbert of Finborough Hall
  (6)+ other issue - Thomas (b c1584, d 11.09.1651?), son, Henry (b c1586, d 17.08.1657?)
  The following comes from Visitation (Norfolk, 1563+1589+1612, Shelton) which also mentions Arthur.
  d. Abigail Heveningham (b 1557, d 1611)
  m1. Sir George Digby (b 1510, d 1585)
  m2. Edward Codell (d 1592)
  e. Bridget Heveningham
  m. William Powell
f. Mary Heveningham
  m. _ Everard of Suffolk
  ii. Erasmus Heveningham of Aston, Suffolk (b c1515, d 1559-60, 5th son)
  m. Mary Moyle (dau of Walter Moyle of Kent by Isabella, dau/coheir of Sir John Stanley of Pipe)
a. Christopher Heveningham of Aston (b 1540, d 1573-4)
  m. Dorothy Stanley (dau of William Stanley of Aston)
  (1) Sir Walter Heveningham of Aston and Pipe, Sheriff (b c1552, d 1636)
  m. Ann Fitzherbert (dau of William Fitzherbert of the family of Norbury)
(A) Nicholas Heveningham (b 1583, dvp 20.12.1627)
  m. (18.01.1608-9) Elizabeth Bowes (b 18.12.1580, dau by Susannah Cave 2nd wife of Sir John Bowes of Elford who m1. Ann Huddleston)
(i) Walter Heveningham of Aston (b 29.10.1605/8, d c11.1691)
  m. Mary Middlemore (d before 11.08.1701, dau of Richard Middlemore of Edgbaston)
  (a) Mary Heveningham (b c1646, dsps bur 18.12.1694)
  m. Walter Fowler of St. Thomas (son of Walter)
  (b) Bridget Heveningham (d 16.03.1691)
  m. Sir James Simeon, 1st Bart of Chilworth (d 15.01.1708/9)
  (ii) Symon Heveningham (b 1615, d 1691)
  m. Catherine Alport (bpt 1633, dau of Thomas Alport of Newton Regis by Catherine)
  (a) Christopher Heveningham 'of Lichfield' (b 1658, d 1737, 3rd son)
  m. Mary Brooke (dau of William Brooke of Haselor or Haslour)
  ((1)) Henry Heveningham (bpt 08.02.1693)
  m1. (13.02.1714-5) Mary Ledwood (d before 15.06.1764)
  ((A))+ issue - Edward (d before 15.06.1764, had issue), John (a 06.1764)
  m2. Mary
  ((C))+ other issue (a 06.1764) - James, Charles, Thomas
  ((2)) Walter Heveningham (b 11.01.1695)
  ((A)) James Heveningham
  ((3)) Christopher Heveningham of Lichfield (bpt 06.12.1698, d 1748)
  m. (1719) Mary Saxelby or Saxleby of King's Bromley
  ((A)) Edward Heveningham (b 21.04.1721)
  ((i)) son (to USA)
  ((ii)) Mary Heveningham
  m. David William Remington (canon of Lichfield)
  ((B)) Joseph Heveningham (b 1729, d 1747)
  ((i)) Arabella Heveningham (b 1765)
  m1. Thomas Wakelin (b 1770, d 1802)
  m2. ??
  m3. Sampson Robinson (b 1774, d 1835)
((C))+ other issue - Mary, Arabella
  ((4)) Henrietta Maria Heveningham (bpt 11.01.1700-1)
  m. William Picken of Eccleshall
  ((5))+ other issue - Brooke (bpt 11.01.1700, bur 06.1703), Brooke (bpt 01.03.1704-5, a 1764), Anne (d young)
  (b)+ other issue - John (dsp), Henry (d young), Dorothy
  (iii) Christopher Heveningham
(B) Mary Heveningham
  m1. Richard Brereton of Malpas
  (i) Dorothy Brereton
  m. Oliver, 2nd Viscount Fitzwilliam (dsp 04.1667)
  (ii) Jane Brereton
  m. Christopher Fitzwilliam
  m2. Sylvester Plunket (of Ipstones Hall?)
  (C) Margaret Heveningham (bpt 12.10.1591)
  m. (1610) Christopher Horton of Catton, Sheriff of Derbyshire (b c1582, d 1659)
  (D) Elizabeth Heveningham
  (2) Mary Heveningham
  m. Anthony Fitzherbert
  (3) Dorothy Heveningham (bur 12.10.1591)
  m. Sir Henry Townsend or Townshend of Cound
  (4)+ other issue - William, Erasmus
iii. Eleanora Heveningham apparently of this generation
  m. Richard Colvile of Newton Colvile (d 1525)
  iv.+ other issue - Edward (dvpsp), John (dvpsp)
  B.+ 3 sons and 4 daughters
The following information was kindly provided by a site visitor (OWC, 19.10.09).
m2. Alice Bruin (d 1473, dau of Sir Henry Bruin of South Okenden)
2. George Heveningham mentioned in Visitation (Dorset, 1623, Brune (1))
m3. Elizabeth Redesham
3. Sir John Heveningham
  m. Margaret St. Leger (d 01.02.1495/6, dau of Sir John St. Leger of Ulcombe)
  A. George Haveningham (Heningham) of Tottenham (d 1536 (probably not 1530), 2nd son)
The following is supported by Visitation (Cambridgeshire, 1575+1619, Burgoyne).
  m. Margaret (or Catherine) Burgoyne (d 1529, dau of John Burgoyne of Dry Drayton & Impington)
  i. Alice Haveningham
  m. Thomas Norton alias Greene of Kent
  ii. Anne Haveningham
  The Visitations (Cambridgeshire & Suffolk) show this Anne as married to Ambrose Jermyn. However, a site visitor (SH, 27.07.17) has kindly advised us that Anne's father George's will (probated 01.1537) shows Anne as married to Richard Markham. The Anne who married Richard had (at least) 12 children and the Anne who married Ambrose (shown as m2. Dorothy Badbye, marriages possibly the wrong way around?) had (at least) 11 children, with dates apparently overlapping. Provisionally, we show both marriages but this must be wrong! It is, of course, possible that there were 2 sisters whose names have been confused.
  m. Sir Ambrose Jermyn of Rushbrook (d 1577)
  m. Richard Markham of Sedgebrooke (a 1562, 1572)
  iii. Mary Haveningham (dsp 1532-3)
  m. _ Pitcher of Cambridgeshire
  iv. Margaret Haveningham
  Visitation shows an unnamed daughter as wife of John Flesant of Totenham. OWC names her Margaret and identifies her husband as ...
  m. Jasper Phesaunt of Tottenham

Main source(s): the web site at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~heveningham/ with:
(1) input for the Keteringham line from 'Hundred of Humble-Yard: Keteringham' in Volume 5 of 'An Essay towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk' by Francis Blomefield (1806), reported in BHO, with thanks to a site visitor (OWC, 19.10.09) for bringing this to our attention
(2) support for the Aston line from Visitation (Staffordshire, 1614+1663-4, Heveningham of Aston)
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