'Grantham1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Grantham of Black Monks, Grantham of Goltho, Grantham of Lincoln, Grantham of Meaux, Grantham of St. Catherine's

                               
John Grantham
m. Beatrice (d before 1452, m2. Thomas Jerynger)
1. Seman Grantham, Sheriff then Mayor of Lincoln (a 02.1452-3)
  m1. Isabella
  A.+ issue - Thomas (a 1483, Mayor of Lincoln), Seman (a 1452), Edward (a 1478), John of Lincoln (d 1476)
Maddison does not connect the following Edward to any of the above so it appears that it is not known which of the above (if any) was father (or grandfather) of ...
  i. Edward Grantham, Mayor of Lincoln (a 1511)
  m. Elizabeth St. Paul (dau of John St, Paul of Snarford)
  a. Vincent Grantham 'of Dunholme' of St. Katherine's, Mayor of Lincoln (bur 04.11.1550)
  m1. Alice Sutton (a 1525, dau of Hamon Sutton of Lincoln & Burton)
  (1) Thomas Grantham of Goltho & St. Katherine's, Mayor of Lincoln (d 15.10.1558)
  m. Mary Dunham (a 10.1550, dau/(co)heir of John Dunham of Kirklington)
(A) Vincent Grantham of Goltho & St. Katherine's (d 09.11.1581)
  m. (20.10.1569) Elizabeth or Eleanor Ayscough (dau of Sir Francis of South Kelsey, m2. George Hatcliffe)
  (i) Sir Thomas Grantham of Goltho, St. Katherine's & Black Monks, Sheriff of Lincolnshire (b 07.1574, d 30.07.1630)
  m1. Frances Puckering (d 26.01.1618-9, dau of Lord Keeper Sir John Puckering)
(a) Thomas Grantham of Goltho, Sheriff of Lincolnshire (bpt 05.11.1612, d 22.11.165*, 2nd son)
  m. Dorothy Alford (d 08.1673, dau of Sir William Alford of Bilton & Meaux Abbey)
  ((1)) Thomas Grantham of Goltho & Meaux (d 01.04.1668)
  m. (12.01.1657-8) Frances Wentworth (d 12.03.1692-3, dau/coheir of Sir George Wentworth of Wolley)
  ((A)) Vincent Grantham (d young)
((B)) Dorothea Grantham, heiress of Meaux (b 15.02.1658-9)
  m. James Holte of Castleton
  ((C)) Elizabeth Grantham, heiress of Sandon (bpt 04.01.1664-5, d 22.03.1740-1)
  m. Sir Geoffry Palmer of Carleton, Bart (dsp 1732)
  ((2)) Vincent Grantham of Goltho (a 1692, 3rd son?)
  m. (before 1676) Margaret Fanshawe (b 08.10.1663, a 05.1705, dau of Sir Richard Fanshawe)
((A)) Robert Grantham of Goltho (a 1719, 2nd son?)
  ((B))+ other issue - James (bpt 03.02.1679-80), Vincent (b 1693, d 10.12.1758)
  ((3)) Francis Grantham of Wragby & Lincoln (a 1699)
  m. (by 1781) Anne Lodington (a 1726, dau/coheir of John L:odington of Fulnetby, widow of Robert Cracroft of Whisby & Hackthorn)
  ((4)) Dorothy Grantham (bur 11.1667)
  m. Henry Hildyard of Kelstern
((5))+ other issue - Hugh, John (b c1651, d 07.03.1667-8), Frances (b 07.09.1650), Elizabeth (bpt 04.01.1654-5)
  (b) Francis Grantham of the Black Monks (near Lincoln) ( bur 12.08.1657, 4th son)
  m. Jane Hutchinson (dau of Thomas Hutchinson of Owthorpe, m2. ?? Poulton)
  ((1)) Elizabeth Grantham (b 1657, d 05.10.1692)
  m. Charles Mainwaring of Martinsand
((2))+ other issue - Thomas (bur 04.05.1655), Arabella (bur 2.04.1656)
  (c)+ other issue - Vincent, Robert, Elizabeth, Jane (bpt 05.06.1611), Mary (d 1682)
  m2. Lucy Boughton of Lawford (a 10.1628, widow of Henry Sacheerell of Radcliffe-on-Soar)
  (h) Anne Grantham
  m. Edward Marow of Berkswell
  (ii)+ other issue - Robert (bpt 01.11.1576, bur 21.04.1578), Francis (bpt/bur 30.01.1578-9), Vincent, Edward
  (B) Hesther Grantham (bur 01.10.1590)
  m. (27.09.1563) Edward Ayscough (son of Sir Francis of South Kelsey)
  (C)+ other issue - Thomas (bur 27.08.1551), Francis (bur 24.03.1552-3)
(2) Margaret Grantham
  m1. John Fulnetby of Fulnetby (d 1544)
  m2. Edmund Yarborough of Lincoln (d 20.02.1590-1)
  (3) Dorothy Grantham
  m. Richard Welby of Halstead
(4) daughter
  m. John Browne of Lynn
  m2. _ Girlington of Hatfield
  (5) Vincent Grantham (a 10.1550)
  m. Margaret Tourney
  (A)+ issue - Vincent, Thomas, Prudence
  m3. Bridget Hansard (bur 20.12.1552, dau of Sir William Hansard of South Kelsey, m(3). Thomas Taylor)
  (6) Thomas Grantham of Langton-by-Wragby (d 20.02.1591-2)
  m. _ Dighton
  (A)+ issue - John, Edward, Thomas, William, Thomas (bur 12.11.158), Katherine, Anne
  (7) Francis Grantham (b after 10.1532, d before 07.06.1616) had issue
  (8) Katherine Grantham (b c1542, d 10.03.1615-6)
  m1. Robert Sanderson of Saxby
  m2. William Rokeby of Skiers
(9) Faith Grantham
  m. (27.10.1550) Sir Thomas St. Paul of Snarford
  b. Hugh Grantham of Dunholme (a 06.1535)
  m. Joane Cowper
  (1) Robert Grantham of the Black Monks & Dunholme (b 17.08.1541, bur 19.01.1617-8)
  (2) Katherine Grantham
  m. Francis Cracroft of Winthorpe
  (3) Mary Grantham
  m1. Thomas Howe
  m2. Thomas Appleby of Lincoln
  (4) Bridget Grantham
  m1. _ Naylor of Torrington
  m2. Mathew Amcotts of Wickenby
  c. Isabell Grantham (a 03.08.1535)
  m. John Gedney of Bag Enderby (d before 03.08.1535)
  m2. Margaret (a 02.1452)

Main source(s): Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1903-6, Grantham of St. Katharine's, Lincoln, and Goltho)
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