'Harington3'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Harrington of Boothby Paynell, Harrington of Huyton Hey, Harrington of Kelveston (Kelston), Harrington of South Witham, Harington of Stepney, Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill, Harrington (Harington) of Wolfage, Harrington of Worden

Robert Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill (d 04.01.1558-9)
m Alice Bois (d 23.11.1565, dau/heir of John Blois of Bourne)
1. John Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill
  m1. Rose Winter (dau of Robert Winter, widow of George Williams of Denton)
  A. Frances Harrington
  m. William Sherard of Lobthorpe
  B. Mary Harrington
m. Richard Worsley of Deeping
  C. Ellen Harrington
  m. Sir Richard Cony of Whissendine
  m2. Judith (or Juliana) Brudenell (dau of Thomas Brudenell)
  D. Robert Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill (d before 05.12.1601)
  m. Frances Tyrell (dau of William Tyrell of Essex)
  i. William Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill (a 1625)
  m. Dorothy Chicheley (dau of Thomas Chicheley of Wimpole)
  a.+ issue - Thomas (a 1627), William, John, Henry (a 1642), Anne, Frances, Mary
ii. Frances Harrington
  m. (30.11.1609) Nicholas Pell
  iii.+ other issue - John (bpt 18.03.1584-5), Robert (bpt 03.02.1588-9, d by 1637), Susan (bpt 13.06.1587), Anne, Elizabeth, Lucy (d unm)
  E. Alice Harrington
  m. Stephen Rogers of Burton
m3. Bridget Davenport of Warwickshire (d 22.06.1601)
  F. Anne Harrington (d 10.12.1608)
  m. William Fowkes of Enfield
2. Francis Harrington of South Witham (d 04.08.1595, recorder of Stamford)
  m1. Barbara Sutton (dau of John Sutton, son of Thomas of Averham)
  A. Catherine Harrington (bur 28.11.1563)
  B. Jane Harrington (b c1558, a 1615)
  m. Sir Alexander Pell
  C. Sence (Susan) Harrington (b c1560, a 1595)
  m. Sir William Bodenham of Ryall
D. Alice Harrington (b c1566, a 1615)
  m. William Balgny of Stamford
  E. Alice Harrington (b c1571, a 1615, 2nd Alice)
  m. William Arnold of Coleby
  m2. Margaret Webb of Kent (d 16.08.1577)
  F. Thomas Harrington of South Witham & Boothby Paynell
  m1. Elizabeth Skipwith (d 10.02.1597-8, dau of Henry Skipwith of Keythorpe)
i. Jane Harrington (d young)
  m2. Katherine Meres (d 05.05.1623-5, dau of Sir John Meres of Aubourn)
  ii. John Harrington (b c1601, a 1634, of Gray's Inn, 2nd son)
  m. Esther Gibbs (dau of Sir Henry Gibbs of Honington)
  a. Thomas Harrington of Boothby Paynell, Sheriff of Lincolnshire (a 1677)
  m. 19.11.1658) Eleanor Purefoy (dau of George Purefoy of Wadley) wife of Thomas, presumed mother of ...
  (1) Anna Maria Harrington (d before 21.11.1689)
  m1. (20.08.1683) Sir Anthony Thorold of Marston (dsp 1685)
  m2. John Lewis Mordaunt
  b.+ other issue - John, Henry, Katherine, Esther, Elizabeth
  iii. James Harrington in Hamburg (4th son)
  m. Elizabeth Markham (dau of Sir John Markham)
  a. Thomas Harrington
  iv. Edward Harrington of London
  m. Dorothy Hussey
  a.+ issue - Thomas, George, John, James
  v. Martha Harrington
  m. ?? Ralph Conegan
  v.+ other issue - Francis (a 1623), Henry (dsp), Thomas (dsp), Charles (a 1634), Margaret (dsp), Elizabeth (dsp)
  m3. Tabitha Spencer (dau/heir of James Spencer of Aleston, widow of William Sacheverell of Barton)
  G. Francis Harrington of London (a 1613)
  m. Mary Fox (dau of Richard Fox of London)
  H. Lucy Harrington (bur 17.04.1638)
  m1/2. _ James of Briggend
  m2/1. ?? (by 1616) _ Lamley



James Harrington (Dean of York)
1. Alexander Harington of Stepney, Middlesex (d 1539)
  A. Sir John Harington of Stepney (d 01.07.1582)
  MGH (vol 3, p17+) identifies John's 1st wife as ...
  m1. Ethelred (Audrey) Malte (natural dau of King Henry VII, ward of John Malte (Mawlte) of London & Kelson)
i. Hester (Esther) Harington (a 1568, d unm?)
  m2. Isabell Markham (dau of Sir John Markham of Markham)
  ii. Sir John Harrington of Kelveston (Kelston), Sheriff of Someret (b 1561, d 20.11.1612)
  m. Mary Rogers (dau of Sir George Rogers of Cannington)
a. John Harrington of Kelveston (b c1589, d before 03.07.1654, MP)
  m. Dionis Ley (bur 06.08.1674, dau of James Ley, Earl of Marlborough)
  (1) John Harrington of Kelveston (bur 16.04.1700, MP)
  m1. Alice Coward (bur 31.12.1675, dau of Thomas Coward of Wilton)
(A) John Harrington (b c1669)
  Visitation ends with this generation. This was possibly the John of Kelston who was father of ...
  (i) Helena Harington (d 16.12.1748)
  m. (1711) Lawson Hudleston (b 1678, d 1743, Archdeacon of Bath, Canon of Wells)
  (B)+ other issue (a 1672) - Amy, Phebe, Alice
  m2. (c08.1678) Eleanor Poslet of Bath
  (2) Dionysia Harrington possibly of this generation
  m. Calthorpe Parker, later Long of Whaddon (b c1657, dsp 1729)
  b. James Harrington (dsp)
  c. George Harrington of Kelveston
m. Mary Coombe (dau of Thomas Coombe of London)
  (1) Edward Harrington
  The following comes from Commoners (vol 1, 'Harrington of Worden', p461).
  m. Anne Braddon (dau of Captain _ Braddon of Cornwall)
  (A) William Harrington
  m. Jane Yeo (dau/heir of Robert Yeo of Worden)
  (i) William Harrington of Worden, Devon
m. Gertrude Gay (dau of Clement Gay by dau of Lewis Coham of Coham)
  (a) Robert Harrington of Worden
  m. Elizabeth Somers (dau/coheir of Richard Somers of North Tawton)
  ((1)) William Yeo Harrington (d young)
  ((2)) Maria Anne Harrington (dsp)
  m. William Kent
  ((3)) Blandina Harrington of Worden (a 1840)
  d. Helena Harrington (d 09.11.1628) probably of this generation
  m. (26.10.1620) Edward Chetwynd (d 13.05.1639, dean of Bristol)
  iii. Francis Harrington
  B. Thomas Harington
  i. Thomas Harington



Sir James Harington of Wolfege (Wolfage), Northamptonshire (a 1413)
m. (Ellen) Ursewick (dau of Sir Thomas Ursewick, widow of Sir Richard Molyneux)
Identification of their children comes from HoP as reported by a contributor (TG, 06.10.04).
1. Sir Richard Harington or Harrington of Old Hall in Westlegh
  m. Elizabeth Bradshagh, heiress of Old Hall & Brixworth (dau/heir of Sir William Bradshagh or Bradshaw, son of Hugh by Margaret, dau of John Verdun)
A. Sir William Harrington of Wolfage, Northamptonshire (d 12.08.1487)
  ''A History of the Chantries' identifies William's wife as Margaret, dau of Sir John Pilkington of Pilkington. However, VCH (Lancashire, vol 3, Westleigh) identifies her as ...
  m. Elizabeth Pilkington (dau of Edmund Pilkington)
  i. Sir James Harrington of Wolfage (d 06.1497)
  m. Isabella Radcliffe (d 29.06.1520, dau of Sir Alexander Radcliffe of Ordsall)
  a. Richard or William Harrington (dvpsp 04.03.1490)
m. _ Trafford (d 04.03.1490)
  b. Alice Harrington
  m1. Thomas Ashton of Ashton
  m2. Sir Richard Houghton
  We query this 2nd marriage as it looks suspiciously like the marriage of her daughter Alice Ashton.
  c. Anne Harrington
  m. (1495) William Stanley of Hooton
d. Isabella or Elizabeth Harrington
  m. John Tresham of Rushton
  e. Katharine Harrington (dsp)
  m1. William Mirfield of Hoolley
  m2. Sir Thomas Barrow
  f. Clemence Harrington
  m. (08.07.1500) Henry Norreys of Speke
  g. Ellen Harrington
m. (1497) Ralph Standish of Standish
  h. Margaret Harrington
  m1. Christopher Hulton
  m2. Thomas Pilkington of Lancashire
  i. Jane Harrington
  Jane's husband is identified as Roger (either Ashawe of Hall-on-the-Hill or Asheton of Chatterton) but we assume that this was the Janet who married ...
  m. Edmund Ashton of Chadderton (d 03.1542-3)
  j. Alianor (Elenor) Harrington
m. John Leycester of Tofte
  k. Elizabeth Harrington
  m. John Lumley of Northamptonshire
  l. Agnes Harrington (dsp)
  ii. Katharine Harrington possibly of this generation
  m. Roger Hulton of Hulton Park (a 1485)
2. William Harington
  m. Ann Parr
3. Joan Harington
  m. Richard Balderston (b c1401, d 1456)
4. Elizabeth Harington
  m. Sir William Norreys
5. child



Nicholas Harington/Harrington
m. Margaret Lathom (dau/coheir of Thomas Lathom)
1. John Harrington
  A. Nicholas Harrington
  i. Hamond Harrington (dsp)
  ii. Richard Harrington of Huyton
  a. Percyvall Harrington 'of Huyton Hey'
  m. Ann Norys (dau of SIr Richard Norrys)
  (1) John Harrington of Huyton Hey
  m. Alice Torbock (dau of Thomas Torbock of Torbock)
  (A) Percyvall Harrington
  m. Ursula Twyford (coheir)
  (i) John Harrington of Huyton (a 1613, d 1653)
m. Margaret Ireland (dau of Robert Ireland of Halewood)
  (a) Robert Harrington (dvp)
  m. Anne Woolfall (dau of Thomas Woolfall of Woolfall)
  ((1)) John Harrington of Huyton (b 1626-7, a 09.1664)
  m. Anne Ireland (dau of Edward Ireland of Lidiat)
  ((A)) John Harrington (b 1655-6, a 09.1664)
  ((2)) Margaret Harrington
m. John Cooke of Little Woolton
  ((3)) Elizabeth Harrington
  m. Richard Molineux of West Derby
  ((4))+ other issue - William (a 1664), Robetr (a 1664), Mary
  (b) Margaret Harrington
  m. Robert Molineux of the Wood
  (c) Elizabeth Harrington
  m. Cuthbert Ogle of Whiston
  (d)+ other issue (d unm) - John, Percivall, Mary
  (ii) Ann Harrington possibly the Anne who married ...
  m. Roger Bryers of Walton
  (iii)+ other issue - William, Henry, Mary

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Maddison's 'Lincolnshire Pedigrees' (1903, 'Harrington of Witham-on-the-Hill and South Witham')
(2) For 2nd section : Mundy's 'Middlesex Pedigrees' (1914, 'Harington of Stepney'), Visitation (Somerset & Bristol, 1672, 'Harrington of Kelveston') with input as reported above
(3) For 3rd section (which was previously uploaded (on 29.01.08) to Harington1, moved here to facilitate expansion) : The Chetham Society's 'A History of the Chantries within the County Palatine of Lancaster' (edited by Rev. Raines, 1862, p 126-8, available on Google Books), with thanks to a contributor (DS, 29.01.08) for bringing this to our attention, with some support from Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, 'Lecester of Toft')
(4) For lower section : Visitation (St. George, Lancashire, 1613, 'Harrington'), Visitation (Dugdale, Lancashire, 1664, 'Harryngton of Huyton')
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