'Wilmot02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Wilmot of Athlone, Wilmott of Bethersden, Wilmot of Rochester, Wilmot of Stodam (Stadhampton), Wilmott of Tenterden

John Willlmott of Stodam or Stadhampton
m. Alice
1. John Willlmott or Wilmot of Stodam & Chiselhampton
  m. Alice Barantine (dau of _ Barantine of Haseley Court, m2. _ Cottismore, m3. _ Doyley of Oxfordshire)
  A. John Wilmot of Stodam
  m. Parnella
  i. John Wilmot of Stodam
  m. Emme Felps
  a. Richard Wilmot of Stodam
  m. Katharine Wrench (dau of Peter Wrench)
  (1) Peter Wilmot of Stodam (a 1634)
  m. Ellenor Saunders (dau of William Saunders of Shipton)
  (A) Katharine Wilmot
  m. Thomas Roberts
  (B)+ other issue - Richard, John, William, Peter, Henry, Jane
  B. Edward Wilmot of Witney, Newent & Pauntley (d 10.1558)
  Some details on Edward's immediate family came from an article on 'The Wild Wilmots' in 'The Ancestor' (no. XI, 10.1904, edited by Oswald Barrow) which was kindly brought to our attention by a site visitor (CV, 12.05.08).
  m. Christian Bustard (dau of John Bustard of Adderbury (d 1534) by Elizabeth (d 1517))
  i. Thomas Wilmot (b c1535)
  m. Anne Twedy of Essex
  a. Edward Wilmot of Ringwood
  m. Anne Okeden (dau of Phillip Okeden of Elingham)
b. Dorothy Wilmot
  m. Henry Tanner
  c. Catherin Wilmot (d unm)
  d. Barbara Wilmot
  m. Henry Lock
  ii. Edward Wilmot of Culham (a 1602)
  m. Elizabeth Stafford (a 1600, dau of Thomas Stafford of Bradfield, widow of John Bury of Culham)
  a. Charles Wilmot, Governor of Kerry and Desmond, 1st Viscount of Athlone (b 1571, d before 04.1644, Marshal)
  m1. (c1605) Sarah Anderson (d 12.1615, dau of Sir Henry Anderson, Sheriff of London)
(1) Arthur Wilmot (b by 1610, dvpsp 31.10/01.11.1632)
  m. Penelope Hill (bur 12.07.1694, dau of Sir Moyses Hill of Hillsborough by Alice MacDonnell)
  (2) Charles Wilmot (bpt 11.03.1610/1, dvp unm before 21.08.1633)
  (3) Henry Wilmot, 2nd Viscount, 1st Earl of Rochester (bpt 26.10.1613, d 19.02.1657/8)
m1. (21.08.1633) Frances Morton (b 1600, d before 07.01.1644/5, dau of Sir George Morton of Milborne St. Andrews and Clenston by Catherine Hopton)
  (A) Charles Wilmot (dvp before 1657)
  m2. (c1644) Ann St. John (b 05.11.1614, bur 18.03.1695/6, dau of Sir John St. John, 1st Bart of Lydiard Tregoze)
  (B) John Wilmot, 2nd Earl of Rochester (b 10.04.1647, d 26.07.1680)
  m. (29.01.1666/7) Elizabeth Malet (bur 20.08.1681, dau of John Malet of Enmore by Unton Hawley)
  (i) Charles Wilmot, 3rd Earl of Rochester (bpt 02.01.1670/1, d unm 12.11.1681)
  (ii) Anne Wilmot
  m1. Henry Bayntun of Bromham and Spye Park (bpt 17.11.1664, d 1691)
  m2. Hon. Francis Greville, younger of Brooke (dvp 11.10.1710)
  (iii) Elizabeth Wilmot (b 1674, d 01.07.1757)
  m. (before 1.07.1689) Edward Montagu, 3rd Earl of Sandwich (b 10.04.1670, d 20.10.1729)
  (iv) Malet or Mallet Wilmot (bpt 06.01.1675/6, d 13.01.1708-9)
  m. (18.08.1692) John Vaughan, Viscount Lisburne (d 1720)
  m2. (before 28.04.1630, sp) Mary Colley (d 03.06.1654, dau of Sir Henry Colley of Castle Carbery)
b. Stafford Wilmot
  iii. Anthony Wilmot of London (4th son)
  m. Elizabeth (probably dau of Edward Kempe)
  a. Edward Wilmot
  m. Elizabeth
  (1) Elizabeth Wilmot
  The above-mentioned article on 'The Wild Wilmots' mentions that Elizabeth is identified in Visitation (Wiltshire, 1623) as 'dau of Anthony Wilmot of Culham' but was probably of this generation.
  m. Simon Spatchurst of Humington
  (A)+ issue (a 1623) - Simon (b c1619), Thomas (b c1620), Elizabeth (b c1617)
  (2)+ other issue including Arthur of Adderbury (d unm)
  iv. Sir Arthur (Archer) Wilmot of Wield, Bart (d 20.03.1628/9, 6th son)
  v. Mary Wilmot
  m. Richard Beconshaw
  vi.+ other issue - Alexander (dsp), John of Wield (dsp 14.10.1614), James of Churchill in Oxfordshire (d 1610), Elizabeth, Anne (d young?)



Thomas Wilmott of Bethersden, Kent (d 07.1701)
m. Mary (b c1648, d 01.01.1689)
1. Thomas Wilmott of Bethersden (b 1678-9, d 01.05.1753)
  m. Elizabeth (b 1692-3, d 09.07.1741)
  A. Thomas Wilmott of Bethersden (b c1717, dsp 24.11.1769)
m. Mary Thurston (b 1718-9, d 03.1789, dau of Matthew Thurston)
  B. Edward Wilmott 'of Bethersden' of Tenterden
  m. Mary Viny (b 1733-4, d 19.05.1793, dau of Thomas Viny of Tenterden)
  i. George Wilmott of Tenterden (b 05.01.1770, a 1829) had issue
  m. Mary Glover (dau/heir of James Glover of Lewes by Mary)
  ii. Elizabeth Wilmott
  m. Samuel Playsted Newington of Goudhurst
  iii.+ other issue - Thomas (d infant), George (d infant), William (d infant), Thomas (b 01.07.1767, d 24.07.1790)
  C. Elizabeth Wilmott (b c1715, d 1765)
  m. George Witherden of Bethersden
  i. Ann Witherden (dsp 27.01.1812)
  m. Thomas Jackson of Camberwell
  D. Sarah Wilmott (b c1716, d 1778) probably of this generation
  m. (18.02.1746) Francis Whitfield of Bethersden (b 1708, d 14.06.1782)
  E. Ann Wilmott (d unm 07.07.1783)
2.+ 2 daughters

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section (uploaded 01.07.05) : Visitation (Oxfordshire, 1566+1574+1634, Wilmot of Stadhampton), Visitation (Hampshire, 1530+1575+1622-34, Willmott), TCP (Athlone), TCP (Rochester), BE1883 (Wilmot of Rochester)
(2) For lower section (uploaded 21.01.17) : CountyGen (Kent, Berry, p280)
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