'Ellerker1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Ellerker of Ellerker, Ellerker of Risby, Ellerker of Youlton
[This page was first lauched as Draft on 11.10.10. It was released into the database 'properly' when it was accepted that little further improvement was to be expected.]

William Elliker
1. John Elliker
  A. William Elliker
  m. _ Spayne (dau of Sir Lambert Spayne of Frickingham)
  i. John Elliker
m. _ de Layhaye (dau/heir of Pearce de Layhaye)
  a. John Elliker
  m. _ Frisnay (dau/heir of Sir Adam Frisnay)
  (1) William Elliker or Ellerker of Ellerker in Howdenshire, Yorkshire (a 1490) the first mentioned by Foster
  (A) John Ellerker of Ellerker (a 1490)
  m. Dorothy Langham (dau of William Langham of Conisholme)
  (i) William Ellerker
m. Agnes (probably not Margaret) Aske (dau of Sir Robert Aske of Aughton)
  (a) son (dvp?)
  (b) Sir John Ellerker
  m. Mabel or Isabel Smethley (dau of Richard (or Thomas) Smethley or Smeathley of Brantlingham)
((1)) William Ellerker of Ellerker (a 1584)
  m. Elizabeth Wentworth (dau of Thomas Wentworth of Howley)
  ((A)) John Ellerker (b c1577, d 1617)
  m. Ann Staveley (dau of Miles Staveley of Stainley)
  ((i))+ issue (a 1612) - William, John, Thomas, Walter, Elizabeth
  (c) Marmaduke Ellerker
  partner unknown
  ((1)) Christopher Ellerker
  (d) Dorothy Ellerker
  m. _ Rookbie
  (e) Julian Ellerker (d 04.1591)
  m. Sir Simon Musgrave
  (f) Elizabeth Ellerker
  m. John Clifford
  (ii) Robert Ellerker
  partner unknown
  (a) Hugh Ellerker
  m. _ Musgrave of Lancashire
  ((1))+ issue (a 1584) - Julian, Elizabeth
  (iii)+ other issue - Edward, Henry
partner unknown
  (v) Lawrence Ellerker
  (a) Thomas Ellerker
  m. Margaret Thorpe
  ((1)) Anthony Ellerker (a 1584)
  (b) Henry Ellerker
  ((1))+ issue (a 1584) - Henry of Brantlingham, Robert of Brantlingham
  (c) Robert Ellerker of Brantlingham (a 1584)
  (d) Isabel Ellerker
  m. Thomas Hodgson of Cave
  B. daughter possibly of this generation
  m. Gregory Rudston of Hayton
2. Anne Ellerker possibly of this generation
  m. Richard de Babthorpe



John Ellicar this generation given by FMG
m. _ Grindal (heir)
1. John Ellicar or Ellerker of Risby (serjeant-at-law, judge) the first mentioned by the Visitations
  Visitation (1563-4) & Foster identify John's wife as Elizabeth, dau of Sir John Hotham. FMG identifies her as dau/heir of _ Risley (or Worsbye). Provisionally we show her as ...
  m. Anne Rasby/Risby (dau/heir of John (or William) Rasby/Risby of Risby)
  A. John Ellicar or Ellerker of Risby (a 1467)
m. Elizabeth/Isabel Delamore (dau/heir of Robert Delamore of Brandesburton)
  i. John Ellerker this generation omitted by FMG
  m. Elizabeth Evers (dau of Sir Ralph Evers (Eure))
  a. Sir Ralph Ellerker of Risby (d 22.11.1539)
  FMG identifies Sir Ralph as being 'of Burstwick' and shows his 1st wife, and mother of his children, as Ellen, dau of _ Carr of Flickne and his 2nd wife as _ Gouldsboroiugh, widow of Sir Edward Gower. Visitation (1563-4) & Foster identify her as ...
m. Anne Gower (dau of Sir Thomas Gower)
  (1) Sir Ralph Ellerker of Risby (d Bulleyne 1546, Knight Marshall)
  m1. Jane Arden (dau of John Arden of Bilthropp)
  (A) Sir Ralph Ellerker of Risby (d 1558)
  m. Katherine Constable (dau of Sir John Constable of Burton Constable by Agnes Metham)
(i) Edward Ellerker of Risby (a 1584)
  m. Elizabeth Constable (dau of Robert Constable of Everingham)
  (a) Sir Ralph Ellerker of Risby (a 1584, 1612)
  m. Ann Dalton (dau of Thomas Dalton of Hull)
  ((1)) Ralph Ellerker 'of Risby' (a 1584, 1612)
  m. Elenor Metham (dau of Thomas Metham of Metham)
  ## Foster ends with this generation. Originally we attemped to follow notes found in VCH (Yorkshire, East Riding Vol 7, 'North division: Beeford') and showed Ralph & Elenor as grandparents of the father of John (dsp 1676), Ralph and the mother of Ellerker Bradshaw. However, CTG (vol 2, 1835, 'Younger branches of the House of Percy', p61) shows that they descended from Ralph's brother James,
  ((2)) James Ellerker
See note ## just above. The following comes from CTG.
  m. Frances Percy (dau of Allen Percy of Beverley)
  ((A)) John Ellerker of Risby
  m. Dorothy Roper (dau of Launcelot Roper of Hull)
  ((i)) John Ellerker of Risby probably the John who dsp 1676 having married ...
  m. (22.01.1671-2) Elizabeth Cracroft (dau of Charles Cracroft of Louth)
((ii)) Ralph Ellerker (a 1656, 1676, "a younger son") mentioned by VCH, not by CTG
  ((iii)) Dorothy Ellerker
  m. Sir James Bradshaw of Bamborough (a 1672)
  ((a)) Ellerker Bradshaw of Risby (d 1742)
  After Ellerker Bradshaw died (sp?), Risby passed into the Mainwaring family.
  ((b))+ other issue - Dorothy, Susan
  ((3))+ other issue - Thomas, Barbara, Catherine
  (b)+ other issue - James, Edward, Henry, Marmaduke, Christopher, John
  (ii) Ralph Ellerker
m. Frances Skipwith (dau of Sir William Skipwith of Lincolnshire, widow of Ralph Constable, brother of Sir John)
  (a) Anne Ellerker
  m. Sir William Ratcliff of Oglethorpe
  (iii) Robert Ellerker
  m. Alice Eden of Durham (dau of William Eden or Edden, widow of _ Jenkinson)
  (iv) Frances Ellerker
  m1/2. Marmaduke Cholmeley (son of Sir Richard)
  m2/1. Raphe Aslaby of Dalton
  (v) Ann Ellerker
m. Henry Greene of Brne-juxta-Selby
  (vi) Margaret Ellerker
  m. John Eure of Old Malton
  (vii) Elizabeth Ellerker
  (B) William Ellerker (d Musselburgh)
  m. ?? (Mrs. Penn)
  (C) Margery Ellerker
  m1. Bryan Headon of Malton
  m2. Walter Creyke of Gaulton
  m3. _ Evers
(D) Ursula Ellerker
  m1. _ Evers
  m2. Sir Francis Salveyn of Newbiggin (Whitby)
  (E)+ other issue - Ann (prioress of Watton), Jane
  m2. Joan Moseley name found on various web sites
  (2) Sir William Ellerker 'of Widdrington' and/or 'of Dunstanburgh & Warkworth Castle', Sheriff of Northumberland (2nd/3rd son)
  Just shown as William by the Visitations and as Sir William by FMG. Details found in a web site.
  m1. Agnes Aislabie
  (A) Ann Ellerker
  m. John Shafto of Little Bovington (d c1564)
m2. Margaret Percy
  (3) Sir Robert Ellerker of Hulme, Sheriff of Northumberland (d 1565/6, 5th/6th son)
  Just shown as Robert by the Visitations and as Sir Robert by FMG. Details found in a web site.
  m. ?? (widow of Sir Edward Gray)
  (4) Elizabeth Ellerker
  m. John Foster
  (5)+ other issue - Henry, Thomas, James, Roger, Margery, Anne
  Henry is mentioned only in Visitation (1563-4). FMG does nor name any of the daughters but shows the following as of this generation: Lady Gray, Lady Witherington, Mrs. Ogle, and a Prioress of Watton.
  b.+ other issue - Henry, Margery, Elizabeth/Isabel
  ii.+ other issue - Thomas, Cicely
  B. daughter possibly of this generation
  m. John Holme of Paul Holme
  C.+ other issue - William, Robert, Thomas



Nicholas Ellerker (a 1369)
1. John Ellerker (a 1446)
  A. Robert Ellerker of Youlton
  i. Richard Ellerker of Youlton
  m. Jane Warde (dau of William Warde of Bowes)
  a. Richard Ellerker of Youlton
  m. Margaret Bland (dau of Richard Bland of Kippax)
  (1) Richard Ellerker of Youlton
  m. Anne Thornton (dau of Richard Thornton of Ellingthorpe)
  (A) Richard Ellerker of Youlton (a 1612)
  m. Jane Constable (dau of John Constable, son/heir of John of Dromonby)
  (B)+ other issue (a 1612) - Anthony, Cornelius, John, Ann, Sara
  (2) William Ellerker (dsp)
  b. Anthony Ellerker
  m. Catherine Dent (dau of Thomas Dent of Ellingthorpe)
  (1) Christopher Ellerker
  m. Cicely Newby
  (A)+ issue - Anthony, Ann
  (2) Dorothy Ellerker
  m. Stephen Scott of Tollerton
  (A)+ issue - John, Spenlove, Catherine, Elizabeth
  (3) Barbara Ellerker
  m. Richard Spenlove of Normanton
  (A)+ isue - Thomas, John
  (4)+ other issue - Francis (dsp), Arthur, Lawrence

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : FMG (Continuation, 'Hunter's Pedigrees' 1936, 'Elliker', p57), Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Ellerker of Ellerker)
(2) For middle section : FMG (Continuation, 'Hunter's Pedigrees' 1936, 'Ellicar or Ellecker', p56+), Visitation (Yorkshire, 1563-4, Ellerker), Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Ellerker of Risby)
(3) For lower section : Visitation (Foster, Yorkshire, 1612, Ellerker of Youlton)
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