'Rudston1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Rudston of Ely, Rudston of Hayton, Rudston of Swaffham Bulbeck

Sir John Rudston of Hayton in East Riding, Yorkshire (a 1204)
1. Walter Rudston of Hayton
  m. Oswyn or Oswalda (dau of Stephen Shalleros of Shalcrosse)
  A. John Rudston of Hayton (3rd son)
  m. _ Wilberforce (dau of Thomas Wilberforce)
  i. Gregory Rudston of Hayton
  m. ?? Elliker (dau of Sir John Elliker of Elliker (Ellerker of Ellerker))
  a. Walter Rudston of Hayton
  Foster identifies Walter's wife as Margaret, dau of Richard Berene, but Commoners identifies her as ...
  m. _ Berron (dau of Sir John Berron of Colwicke)
  (1) Nicholas Rudston of Hayton
  m. Bridget Cliife (dau of Nicholas Cliffe of Cliffe)
(A) John (James) Rudston of Hayton
  m. _ Barwick (dau/heir of Thomas Barwick of Pocklington)
  (i) Thomas Rudston of Hayton
  m. Denys Ripplingham (dau of Edward Ripplingham or Riplingham of Riplingham)
  (a) John Rudston of Hayton
  m. Armitude or Armetrude Haton (dau/heir of Gregorie or George Haton or Heaton of Haton or Heaton)
  ((1)) Robert Rudston of Hayton
  m. Elizabeth
  ((2)) John Rudston (3rd son)
  Commoners identifies John as ancestor of the Rudstons of Elie and Swaffham. Visitation (Cambridgeshire, 1575+1619, Rudston), which (partly supported by Visitation (London, 1568, Cage)) provides the following, starts with the following William whom we presume to have been John's son or grandson.
((A)) William Rudston of the Isle of Ely
  ((i)) Thomas Rudston of Swaffham Bulbeck
  m1/2. _ Hughston (dau/coheir of Nicholas Hughston (Haughston or Houghston) by dau/heir of Hamond)
  ((a)) William Rudston of Swaffham Bulbeck
  m. Elizabeth Burgon (dau of Christopher Burgon of Longstanton)
  (((1))) Dorothy Rudston
  m. Anthony Cage of London & Long Stow
  (((2))) Thomazin Rudston
  m2/1. Anne Mordaunt of Hemsted
  ((b)) Thomas Rudston of Ely
  m. Jane Ridge (dau of Edward Ridge)
  (((1))) Catherin Rudston
  ((ii)) Margaret Rudston
  m. John Adam of Tydd St. Giles
  ((3))+ other issue - Richard, James, Ralph
  (ii) John Rudston (dsp)
  m. Dorothy Glascock
  (iii) Margaret Rudston
  m. Jeffrey Hotham of Hutton Cranswick
  (iv) Alice Rudston
  m. Thomas Middleton of York
  (v) Joan Rudston
  m. Thomas Brigham of Brigham
  B.+ other issue - Walter (dsp), Robert (monk)

Main source(s): Commoners (vol IV, Ruston-Read of Hayton), Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Rudston of Hayton)
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