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Families covered: Walpole of Houghton, Walpole of Orford, Walpole of Walpole, Walpole of Wolterton

Henry de Walpol (a 1217)
1. Sir Henry de Walpole of Walpole and Houghton (a 1277, d before 1303)
  m. Isabella Fitzosbert (d 1311, dau of Sir Peter Fitzosbert of Somerley Town)
  A. Sir Henry de Walpole of Walpole and Houghton (d after 1336)
  i. Henry de Walpole of Walpole and Houghton
  a. Henry Walpole of Walpole and Houghton
  m. Margaret (dau of Sir Oliver le Grosse of Costwick)
  (1) Henry Walpole of Walpole and Houghton
  m. Margery Harsick (dau of Sir John Harsick of Southacre)
  (A) John Walpole of Houghton
  m. Elizabeth Shawe (dau of Robert Shawe of Derby)
  (i) Thomas Walpole of Houghton (d 14.01.1513-4) - continued below
  m1. Joane Cobbe (dau of William Cobbe of Sandringham)
  m2. (sp) Alice
2. Ralph de Walpole, Bishop of Norwich then Ely (d 20.03.1301-2)



Thomas Walpole of Houghton (d 14.01.1513-4) - continued above
m1. Joane Cobbe (dau of William Cobbe of Sandringham)
1. John Walpole (dvpsp)
  m. Anne
2. Edward Walpole of Houghton (d 1558-9)
  m. Lucy Robsart (dau of Sir Terry Robsart of Sidestone)
  A. John Walpole of Houghton (d 1588)
m. Katherine Callybutt or Calybut (bur 25.09.1612, dau of William Calybut of Coxforth)
  i. Edward Walpole (dvpsp 1559)
  ii. Calybut Walpole of Houghton (bpt 14.03.1561, bur 04.05.1646)
  m. (14.10.1591) Elizabeth Bacon (bur 01.02.1624, dau of Edmond Bacon of Hessert)
  a. Robert Walpole of Houghton (b 23.09.1593, bur 04.05.1663)
  m. Susan Barkham (bpt 18.01.1595/6, bur 09.11.1622, dau of Sir Edward Barkham of Southacre, Lord Mayor of London)
  (1) Sir Edward Walpole of Houghton (b 11.1621, d 18.03.1667, MP)
m. (1649) Susan Crane (bpt 10.06.1630, bur 08.07.1667, dau of Sir Robert Crane, Bart of Chilton)
  (A) Robert Walpole of Houghton (b 18.11.1650, bur 18.11.1700, MP)
  m. Mary Burwell (bpt 23.10.1654, d 14.03.1711, dau/heir of Sir Geoffrey Burwell of Rougham Place)
  (i) 2 sons (d young)
  (ii) Sir Robert Walpole, Prime Minister, 1st Earl of Orford (b 26.08.1676, d 18.03.1745)§E
  m1. (1700) Catherine Shorter (b c1682, d 20.08.1737, dau of John Shorter, son of Sir John Shorter, Lord Mayor of London)
  (a) Robert Walpole, 1st Lord of Walpole, 2nd Earl of Orford (b c1701, d 31.03.1751)
  m. (c26.03.1724) Margaret Rolle, Baroness Clinton (b 17.01.1709, d 13.01.1781, dau of Samuel Rolle of Heanton)
((1)) George Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford, 2nd Lord of Walpole, 16th Lord Clinton (b 02.04.1730, d unm 05.12.1791)
  (b) Sir Edward Walpole (d unm, Chief Secretary of Ireland)
  partner: Dorothy Clement (dau of Hammond Clement of Darlington)
  ((1)) Laura or Louisa Walpole (d 27.07.1813)
  m. (13.09.1758) Hon. Frederick Keppel (of Albemarle family)
  ((2)) Maria Walpole (bpt 10.07.1736, d 22.08.1807)
m1. (15.05.1759) James Waldegrave, 2nd Earl Waldegrave (b 04.03.1714-5, d 13.04.1763)
  m2. (06.09.1766) HRH William Henry, Duke of Gloucester (b 1743, d 25.08.1805)
  ((3)) Charlotte Walpole (dsp 05.09.1789)
  m. (02.10.1760) Lionel Tollemache, 5th Earl of Dysart (b 06.08.1734, dsp 23.02.1799)
  (c) Horace Walpole, 4th Earl of Orford, 3rd Lord of Walpole (b 1717, d unm 02.03.1797)
  (d) Katherine Walpole (d unm)
  (e) Mary Walpole (d 1731)
  m. (14.09.1723) George Cholmondeley, 3rd Earl of Cholmondeley (b 02.01.1702-3, d 1770)
p/m2. Maria Skerret (dau of Thomas Skerret)
  (f) Mary Walpole (legitimated)
  m. Charles Churchill of Chalfont (Colonel)
  (iii) Horatio Walpole, 1st Lord of Wolterton (b 08.12.1678, d 05.02.1757)
  m. (21.07.1720) Mary Magdalen Lombard (b c1695, d 09.03.1783, dau of Peter Lombard of Burnham Thorpe)
  (a) Horatio Walpole, 2nd Lord of Wolterton, 4th Lord of Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford (b 12.06.1723, d 24.02.1809)
  Horatio inherited the barony of Wolterton from his father and that of Walpole from his cousin. The earldom was a new creation.
m. (12.05.1748) Rachel Cavendish (d 08.05.1805, dau of William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire)
  ((1)) Horatio Walpole, 2nd Earl of Orford (b 24.06.1752, d 15.06.1822)
  m1. (27.07.1781) Sophia Churchill (d 1797, dau of Charles Churchill of Chalfont)
  ((A)) Horatio Walpole, 3rd Earl of Orford (b 14.06.1783, d 29.12.1858) had issue
  m. (23.07.1812) Mary Fawkener (d 04.02.1760, dau of William Augustus Fawkener of Brocton Hall)
  ((B)) Maria Walpole (d 06.12.1870)
  m. (09.08.1817) Martin John West
  ((C)) Harriet Walpole (d 18.04.1875)
  m. (15/7.04.1817) Sir William Hoste, 1st Bart (d 06.12.1828)
((D)) Georgiana Mary Walpole (d 16.01.1859)
  m. (06.02.1827) Joseph Wolff (d 02.05.1862, vicar)
  ((E)) Catharine Walpole (d 20.08.1867)
  m. (25.07.1822) Henry Lawes Long of Hampton Lodge
  ((F))+ other issue - William (b 10.09.1784, d unm 1841, Captain RN), Frederick (d 04.1799), John (b 17.11.1787, d 10.12.1859, Lt. Col), Sophia (d 08.02.1795), Charlotte (d 29.11.1843), Anne (d infant 13.06.1796)
  m2. (28.07.1806) Catherine Tunstall (d 1807, widow of Thomas (sb Edward?) Chamberlayne)
((2)) Mary Walpole (d 01.04.1840)
  m. (04.08.1777) Thomas Hussey of Galtrim (Rathkenny) (b 1749, d 25.03.1825)
  ((3))+ other issue - George (b 20.06.1758, d 05.1835), Robert (d young), Katherine (d unm 03.07.1831)
  (b) Thomas Walpole (b 06.10.1727, d 03.1803, MP)
  m. (26.05.1750) Elizabeth Vanneck (d 01.06.1760, dau of Sir Joshua Vanneck, 1st Bart)
  ((1)) Thomas Walpole of Stagbury Park (b 23.05.1755, d 03.11.1840) had issue
  m. (01.12.1803) Margaret Perceval (d 12.12.1854, dau of John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont)
  ((2)) Lambert Theodore Walpole (b 28.12.1757, d 1798, Lt. Col)
  m. (11.01.1788) Margaret Clive (d 06.1814, dau of Robert Clive, 1st Lord)
  ((A))+ 2 daughters (d unm)
((3))+ other issue (d unm) - Catherine (d 1816), Elizabeth
  (c) Richard Walpole (b 05.12.1728, d 18.08.1798, MP)
  m. (22.11.1757) Margaret Vanneck (d 09.05.1818, dau of Sir Joshua Vanneck, 1st Bart)
  ((1)) Richard Walpole (b 16.06.1762, dsp 15.08.1811)
  m. (23.01.1792) Elizabeth Hammet (dau of Sir Benjamin Hammet)
  ((2)) Mary Rachel Walpole (d 16.09.1827)
  m. (04.01.1798) Ashton Vade (d 26.05.1820, chaplain to George, Prince of Wales)
  ((3)) Caroline Walpole (d 21.12.1841)
  m. (12.05.1787) George Nevill of Flower Place (b 06.12.1760, d 07.08.1844, minister)
  ((4))+ other issue (d unm) - Robert (b 1768, d 18.05.1834), Edward (b 1776, d 01.10.1844)
  (d) Robert Walpole (b 03.05.1736, d 19.04.1810)
  m1. (08.05.1780) Diana Groset (d 24.07.1784, dau of Walter Grosset)
  ((1)) Robert Walpole (b 08.08.1781, d 16.04.1856, rector) had issue
  m. (06.02.1811) Caroline Frances Hyde (d 11.12.1840, dau of John Hyde)
((2)) George Walpole (dsp 1807)
  m2. (10.05.1785) Sophia Stert (d 12.06.1829, dau of Richard Stert of Lisbon)
  ((3)) Henry Walpole (b 02.10.1787, d 29.01.1854, Lt. Gen) had issue
  m. (21.08.1834) Elizabeth Carpenter Smith (d 19.04.1879, dau of Maj. Gen. C.F. Smith)
((4)) Edward Walpole (b 02.06.1791, d 31.10.1857) had issue
  m. (24.01.1815) Ann Theresa Gildermeester (dau of Daniel Gildermeester)
  ((5)) Francis Walpole (b 01.01.1795, d 09.01.1861) had issue
  m. (08.05.1828) Elizabeth Knight (d 03.08.1860, dau of Thomas A. Knight of Downton Castle)
  ((6)) Horatio Walpole (b 27.08.1799, d 04.1886, Colonel) had issue
  m. (22.07.1835) Fanny Sophia Conway (d 18.04.1873, dau of Col. Thomas Henry Somerset Conway)
((7))+ other issue - Richard (b 30.04.1786, d unm 16.09.1834), William (b 29.01.1789, d unm 08.05.1875, Admiral), Arthur (b 31.10.1793, d unm 02.1842, captain), John (b 14.07.1797, d 04.01.1864, Maj. General)
  (e) Mary Walpole (b 25.02.1725-6)
  m. Maurice Suckling (b 1726, dsp bur 27.07.1778, Captain RN)
  (f)+ other issue - Susan (b 03.05.1730, d 29.04.1732), Henrietta Louisa (b 28.11.1731, d unm 06.1824), Anne (b 12.07.1733, d 25.11.1797), Caroline (b 22.11.1734, d 11.01.1736-7)
  (iv) Galfridus Walpole (dsp 1726)
  m. Cornelia Hays of London
  (v) Mary Walpole (b 08.06.1673, d 04.1701)
  m. (04.1689) Sir Charles Turner of Warham (d 24.11.1738)
  (vi) Dorothy Walpole (b 1686, d 1726)
  m. (before 25.07.1713) Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount (d 21.06.1738)
  (vii) Susan Walpole
  m. Anthony Hammond of Wootton
(B) Horatio Walpole (dsp 17.10.1717)
  m. Anne Osborne (dau of Thomas Osborne, 1st Duke of Leeds)
  (C) Anne Walpole (dsp 1691)
  m. Montfort Spelman of Narborough
  (D) Mary Walpole (dsp)
  m. John Wilson of Leicestershire
  (E) Elizabeth Walpole
  m. James Hoste of Sandringham
  (F)+ other issue - Edward (d 1688), Dorothy (d unm 1694)
(2)+ other issue - Jane. Elizabeth
  b. John Walpole of Southcreeke, later of Bromesthorpe (d 08.12.1654)
  m. Abigail Crocket (b 1610, d 1645, dau of Froximer Crocket (Cockett) of Bromesthorpe)
  (1) Elizabeth Walpole (dsps 10.09.1668)
  m. Edward Pepys, later of Bromesthorpe (d 1663)
  (A) Elizabeth Pepys (dvm 1665)
  (2) Bridget Walpole
  m. Francis Thoresby of Gaywood ## see here ##
  (3) Susan Walpole
  m. John Hare of Snitterton
  c. Elizabeth Walpole
  m. (1612) Thomas Clifton of Toptrees
  d. Anne Walpole
  m1. (1614) Thomas Pettus (son of Sir Augustus Pettus)
  m2. (1619) Sir Henry Hungate of Bradenham
  e.+ other issue (d unm) - Calibut, Bacon
iii. Thomas Walpole
  iv. Catherine Walpole
  m. Philip Russell of Burnhamthorp
  v. Bona Walpole
  m. John Amyas of Delpham
  vi. Elizabeth Walpole
  m. Richard Bunting of Southcreeke
  vii. Bridget Walpole
  m. Henry Paynell of Bellaugh
B. Elizabeth Walpole
  m. Martin Cobb of Snettisham
  C.+ other issue - Richard of Brakenash, Terry (d 1582, had issue)
2. Henry Walpole
  m. Margaret Holtofte (dau of Holtofte of Whaplode)
  A. Thomas Walpole of Whaplode ancestor of Walpoles in Lincolnshire
  B. John Walpole (d 1557, serjeant-at-law, MP)
  m. Katherine Knivett (dau of Edmund Knivett of Ashwellthorpe by Jane, dau/heir of Sir John Bourchier, Lord Berners)
  i.+ issue - William (dsp), Mary, Jane, Katherine, Anne
  C.+ other issue - Francis, Christopher of Docking
3. Agnes Walpole
  m1. Thomas Russell
  m2. _ Halliday
m2. (sp) Alice

Main source(s): BP1934 (Walpole), BE1883 (Walpole of Orford), with some support from http://www.guiseley94.freeserve.co.uk/PMs.htm
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