'Babington3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Holcombe of Braunscombe, Babington of Chilwell, Babington of Kiddington, Babington of Knoll, Babington of St. Mary Ottery

Sir William Babington of Chilwell (Nottinghamshire) & Kiddington (Oxfordshire) (d 1445, chief justice)
m. Margery Martell (d 02.02.1442, dau/heir of Sir Peter Martell of Chilwell (Chelwell))
1. William Babington of Chilwell, Sheriff of Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire (d 1474, 2nd son)
  m. Elizabeth Gibthorpe (dau of John Gibthorpe of Lincoln)
  A. Sir John Babington of Chilwell (dsp 20.03.1501)
  B. Etheldena Babington
  m1. _ Eltonhead of Petonhest
  m2. Sir John Delves
2. Robert Babington of Lower Kiddington & Asterley in Oxfordshire, 'of the Fleet' (d 1464, 4th/5th son)
  Visitation (Oxfordshire) identifies Robert's wife as Matilda, dau/heir of Roger Venour of the Fleet, London. Commoners, supported by BLG1886, identify her as ...
  m. Maude Archis (dau/heir of Richard/Roger Archis by Alice, dau/heir of Roger Venour of the Fleet, London)
  A. William Babington of Kiddington
  m. Ellen Illingworth (dau of Sir Richard Illingworth (Chief Baron of the Exchequer))
  i. Sir William Babington of Kiddington, Sheriff of Oxfordshire (a 1574)
  m. Elizabeth Clarell (dau of C. Clarell of Northamptonshire)
  a. Thomas Babington of Kiddington
  m. Margaret Haslewood of Northamptonshire
(1) Sir William Babington of Kiddington (d 1577)
  m1. Elizabeth Golborne of Chester
  (A) Philip Babington of Kiddington
  The following comes from 'A History of Northumberland' (vol 11, Kenneth Vickers, 1922, 'Babington', p404) with just a little support from Visitation (Oxfordshire).
  m. Muriel Goodwin (dau of Sir John Goodwin of Winchington by Elizabeth, dau of Sir Robert Throgmorton of Coughton)
  (i) Sir Henry Babington of Heaton & Ogle Castle, last of Kiddington (b c1581, d before 28.07.1634)
m. Anne Jenkinson (a 1634, dau of (Sir) Richard Jenkinson of Tunstall)
  (a) William Babington of Heaton & Ogle Castle (b c1608, bur 20.05.1648)
  m. Elizabeth Helmes (bur 18.02.1696/7, dau of Sir Henry Helmes of Graveley)
((1)) Philip Babington of Harnham & Bowsdon, Governor of Berwick (b c1632, d 1690, Colonel, MP)
  m1. (before 06.08.1662, sp) Catherine Heselrig (d 09.09.1670, dau of Sir Arthur Heselrig(2nd Bart) of Nosely Priory, widow of George Fenwick of Brinkburn Priory)
  m2. (29.05.1679) Anne Webb (d before 27.06.1728, dau of William Webb of Swinhoe)
  ((A)) Mary Babington
  m. Charles Whitell of Galmonby
  ((B)) Catherine Babington
m1. John Astley
  m2. (1721) Wingate Pulleine of Carlton
  ((C))+ other issue - Philip (a 1702, Captain), Ann, Elizabeth
  ((2)) Arthur Babington of Ford (a 1668, Captain)
  m. Margaret Carr (a 1685, dau of William Carr of Ford Castle, sister/coheir of Thomas of Ford Castle)
  ((A)) Elizabeth Babington
  m. William Tipping of Cheshire
  ((B))+ other issue - Philip, Catherine (bur 22.12.1711)
  ((3))+ othert issue - child (bur 29.05.1639), Jane (bpt 30.03.1639)
  (b)+ other issue
  (ii) Robert Babington of Newcastle (bur 15.07.1657, 3rd son)
  m1. Alice (bur 12.11.1638)
  (a) Margaret Babington (bpt 27.09.1629)
  m. Gilbert Errington of West Denton
  (b)+ other issue - Charles of Newcastle (bpt 10.06.1625, a 1651), Ralph (bpt 09.08.1627, bur 20.10.1628), Robert (bur 16.03.1625/6), Robert (bpt 10.08.1637), Barbara (bur 19.07.1615), Jane (bpt 21.10.1617), Murrell (bpt 18.09.1621, bur 13.06.1639), Margery (bpt 30.06.1633), Miriam (bur 20.05.1631), Alice (bur 12.11.1638)
  m2. (10.08.1640) Anne Peacock (bur 30.11.1663, m. John Clavering then Edward Bulmer)
(k) Anne Babington (bpt 05.12.1641)
  m. (24.04.1665) George Errington
  (l)+ ither sisue - Edward (a 1663), Elizabeth (bpt 15.07.1643)
  (iii)+ other issue - John, William, Michael, Charles, Maria, Margaret, Lettice
  (B) Charles Babington
  (C) Maria Babington
  m. Thomas Newton of Chadeston
  (D) Elizabeth Babington (b c1558, d 09.11.1622)
  m. William Childe of Pensex (b c1553, d 09.12.1633)
  m2. Margaret Croker (sister of Gerard Croker of Hokenorton)
  (E) John Babington
m. ?? (widow of _ Marscy (Maxey?) of Bradwell)
  (F)+ other issue - Thomas, Hercules, Margaret (dsp), Dorothy, Jane
  (2) Edmond Babington
  m. Joan Fortescue of Knightsbridge (heir)
  (A)+ issue - Henry, Clarell, Thomas
  (3) Edward Babington
  (4) Anne Babington
  m. Sir Avery Uvedall of Marricke (Vyndale of Marick)
(5) Elizabeth Babington
  m. Foulke Haslewood of Weeks (Weeke Warren)
  (6) Jane Babington
  m. Richard Turvile of Thurleston
  (7) Mary Babington
  m. William Brett of Rotherby
  B. Joan Babington
  m. John FitzHerbert of Etwall (his 2nd wife?)
  C. Margaret Babington probably of this generation
  m. John FitzHerbert of Etwall (his 1st wife?)
Joan is the only daughter mentioned by BLG1886 & Commoners, albeit she is named Dorothy by Commoners. She is not shown in this generation by Visitation (Oxfordshire) but that does show a Dorothy, m. John Fitzherbrt of Etwall) in the next generation. Note that Visitation (Oxfordshire) does show the following 6 daughters in this generation: Beatrix (m. Ralph Poole of Wakebridge), Anna (m. James Rolleston of Lee), Cecilia (m. Thomas Selmon), Margaret (m. Edmund Pilkington of Stanton), Elizabeth (m. Ralph Frances of Ferneewarke) & Isabella (m. John Rossell of Ratflyce-super-Trent). HOWEVER, that appears to be confusion with the daughters of Sir John Babington of Dethick & Kingston and Isabel Bradburne - see here.
3. Agnes Babington
  m1. Robert Leek of Kirketon
  m2. Thomas Leek (a 1418)
4. Joane Babington
  m. Sir John Port
5. Elizabeth Babington named Margaret by Visitation (Oxfordshire)
  m. Sir Thomas Nevill of Rolleston
6.+ other issue - John (dvpsp), Thomas (dsp, recorder of Nottingham), Edward (dsp 1498), Margaret



John Babington of Aldrington, Devon
m. Emma Knowles (dau/heir of Sir Robert Knowles of Knowles (Knowle or Knolles)) named Margaret by Vivian
1. John (or Robert) Babington of Knowle (Knoll), Devon
  m. Margaret Wenman (dau/heir of _ Wenman of Devon)
  A. John Babington of Knoll
  m. Elizabeth French (dau/coheir of Walter French of St. Mary Ottery)
  i. John Babington of Braunscombe, Devon
  m. Elizabeth Holcombe of Braunscombe ## see here ##
  a. Nicholas Babington of St. Mary Ottery
  m. Joane Whiting (dau/coheir of Henry Whiting of St. Mary Ottery)
  (1) Walter Babington of St. Mary Ottery
  m1. Elizabeth Travers (dau of Bryan Travers of Pill)
  (A) Thomas Babington
  m2. Thomasine Pollard (dau of Anthony Pollard of Waye)
  (2) Catherine Babington
  m. John Blackmore of Somerset
  (3) Jane Babington
  m. William Winslade
  (4) Elizabeth Babington
  m. John Wykes of Ekisbourne
  b.+ other issue - John (Knight of Malta), Philip (Knight of Malta)
2. daughter shown by BLG1886 as of this generation but by Vivian a generation later
  m. _ Hill of Eyensivell / Eginswell
3. daughter shown by BLG1886 as of this generation but by Vivian a generation later
  m. _ Southcote of Southcote

Main source(s): BLG1886 ('Babington of Cossington'), Commoners (vol 4, 'Babington of Rothley Temple', p513+) with input/support from Visitation (Oxfordshire, 1566+1574+1634, 'Babington of Kiddington') and, for the upper section, as reported above and, for the lower section, Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Babington of St. Mary Ottery)
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