'Hopton03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Hopton of Cockfield, Hopton of Witham

Robert Hopton of Westwood
m. Mary Scargill
1. Sir Thomas Hopton
  Visitation identifies Sir Thomas wife as "d. and h. of Pert". Various web sites identify her as ...
  m. Margaret Pert (dau of William Pert by Joan, dau of Sir Stephen Scrope)
A. Sir John Hopton of Swellington or Swillington
  m. Anne or Margaret Swellington (dau of Sir Roger Swellington or Swillington by a dau of ?? Foose of Wissett)
  i. Sir John Hopton (of Cockfield)
  m1. Mary Savill (dau of Sir Thomas Savill)
  a. Isabel Hopton
  m. Sir John Jermyne
  m2. Thomasin Barrington (dau of John Barrington)
b. Sir William Hopton (a 1483, Treasurer)
  m. Margaret Wentworth (dau of Sir Roger Wentworth of Nettlested)
  (1) Sir George Hopton
  m. _ Soothill
  (A) Sir Arthur Hopton of Cockfield
  m. Ann Owen (dau of Sir David Owen of Cowdrey)
(i) Sir Owen Hopton (Lieutenant of the Tower of London)
  m. Anne Itchingham (dau of Sir Edward Echingham or Itchingham)
  (a) Sir Arthur Hopton of Witham
  m. Rachel Hall (dau of Edmund Ball of Gratford)
((1)) Robert Hopton of Witham (a 1623)
  m. Jane Keymis (dau of Rowland Keymis of the Vaudrey)
  ((A)) Sir Ralph Hopton, Baron Hopton of Stratton (bpt 13.03.1596, dsp 08.10.1652)
  m. (18.03.1622/3) Elizabeth Capel (bpt 18.11.1591, d 1646, dau of Sir Arthur Capel of Hadham by Margaret Grey)
((B)) Rachel Hopton
  m1. David Kemys of Kevenmably (Cefn Mably) (d 30.11.1617)
  m2. (1621) Thomas Morgan of Machen and Tredegar (d 13.05.1664)
  ((C)) Mary Hopton (b c1600, a 1681)
  m1. _ Hartop
  m2. Sir Henry Mackworth, Bart (d 08.1640)
  ((D)) Catherine Hopton
  m. John Windham (d 1649)
((E)) Margaret Hopton
  m. Sir Baynam Thogmorton, Bart (d 28.05.1664)
  ((2)) Owen Hopton
  m. Dorothy Hopton (dau of Sir Robert Hopton)
  ((3)) Philadelphia Hopton
  m. (mcrt 21.05.1616) Sir John Ernley of Wiltshire (bpt 18.01.1598, d 1685)
((4)) Margaret Hopton
  m. Sir John Rogers of Brianston
  ((5)) Jane Hopton not mentioned by Visitation
  m. Richard Bingham of Melcombe (d 1636)
  ((6)) Catharine Hopton not mentioned by Visitation
  m. Sir George Morton, 1st Bart of Milbourne St. Andrew (d 1661)
  ((7)) Selena Hopton possibly of this generation
  m. Robert Baskett of Dulish
  ((8))+ other issue - Thomas, Sir Arthur (b c1587, dsp 06.03.1649/50, Sheriff of Somerset)
(b) Anne Hopton (b 1561, bur 10.05.1625)
  m1. (c1585) Henry Wentworth, 3rd Lord (b 1558, d 16.08.1593)
  m2. (1595) William Pope, 1st Earl of Downe (bpt 15.10.1573, d 02.06.1631)
  (c) Mary Hopton (bur 23.10.1624)
  m. William Brydges, 4th Lord Chandos of Sudeley (d 18.11.1602)
  (ii) Sir Robert Hopton (marshall to Queen Elizabeth)
  (iii) Margaret Hopton possibly of this family, of this generation
  m1. Anthony Cockett or Cokett of South Myms
  m2. Arthur Robsert (natural son of Sir John Robsert)
  (2) Ann Hopton
  m. Sir Robert (not W.) Cleere
  (3) Margaret Hopton
  m. Sir Philip Booth of Shrubland Hall
  (A) Audrey Booth
  m. William de Lytton of Knebworth
  c. Elizabeth Hopton
  m. William Bruse (d 1489)

Main source(s): Visitation (Somerset, 1623, Hopton) with a little input from BE1883 (Hopton of Stratton)
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