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Families covered: Newton of Barr's Court, Newton of Haydon, Newton of Westby, Newton of Woolsthorpe

John Newton of Westby in Basingthorp, Lincolnshire (a 1541, "from Lancashire")
1. John Newton of Westby, later of Colsterworth (bur 22.12.1563)
  A. Richard Newton of Woolsthorpe (bur 20.04.1588)
  i. Robert Newton of Woolsthorpe (bur 20.09.1641)
  a. Isaac Newton of Woolsthorpe (bpt 21.09.1606, bur 06.10.1642)
  m. Hannah Ayscough (d 1689, dau of James Ayscough of Market Overton, m2. Rev. Barnabas Smith) ## see here ##
  (1) Sir Isaac Newton (b 25.12.1642, d 20.03.1727, scientist) §G
  b. Robert Newton of Counthorpe (bpt 27.09.1607)
  (1) John Newton
  (A) John Newton of Lincoln
  c. Richard Newton of Woolsthorpe (bpt 09.04.1609)
  m1. Alice (bur 20.09.1642)
  (1) Anne Newton (bpt 11.09.1642)
  m2. ??
  (2) Richard Newton of Colsterworth (d 1705)
  (A)+ issue - Robert, Richard
  d. Elizabeth Newton (bpt 20.11.1598)
  m. William Worsbrough of Skillington
  ii. Richard Newton of Woolsthorpe (bpt 17.06.1582, a 1642)
  a. William Newton
  m. Elinor
  (1) Dionysia Newton (bpt 11.09.1642, bur 01.10.1642)
  b.+ other issue -Thomas (bpt 03.08.1617, bur 30.01.1626-7), John (bpt 02.12.1621)
  B.+ other issue - George, Robert
2. William Newton of Gonerby (bpt 30.08.1541, 4th son)
  m. Anne Kelham (dau of _ Kelham of Ropsley, widow of _ Hickson)
  A. Thomas Newton of Gumby & Haydon
  m. Elizabeth Parker (dau of Thomas Parker of Kibworth)
  i. Sir John Newton of Haydon 'and Gunnerbury', 2nd Bart of Barr's Court (b 06.09.1626, d 31.05.1699)
John acquired Barr's Court and the baronetcy from another Sir John Newton, apparently by purchase.
  m. (by 1645) Mary Eyre (b c1628, d 23.11.1712, dau of Sir Gervase Eyre of Rampton by Elizabeth Babington)
  a. Sir John Newton of Colverthorp in Haydon, 3rd Bart of Barr's Court (b c1651, d 12.02.1733/4)
  m1. (22.06.1676) Abigail Heveningham (b 1660/1, d 11.05.1686, dau of William Heveningham of Heveningham by Mary, dau of John Carey, 2nd Earl of Dover)
  (1) Carey Newton (b 09.06.1680, d 04.08.1707)
  m. (04.06.1695) Edward Coke of Holkham (d 13.04.1707)
  m2. (23.03.1690/1) Susanna Wharton (dau of Michael Wharton (Warton) of Beverley (by Susan, dau of John Poulett, 1st Lord of Hinton St. George), sister of Sir Michael)
  (2) Sir Michael Newton, 4th Bart of Barr's Court (b c1695, d 06.04.1743)
  m. (14.04.1730) Margaret, Countess of Coningsby (b c1709, d 12.06.1761, dau of Thomas, 1st Earl of Coningsby)
  (A) John Newton, 'Viscount Coningsby' (b 16.10.1732, dvp/m 04.01.1733)
  (3) Susanna Newton
  m. William (not John) Archer
  b. Elizabeth Newton
  m. Francis Stringer of Sutton-upon-Lound
  c. Mary Newton (bpt 13.05.1648, bur 31.07.1678)
  m. (William) Marwood of Laughton
d. Jane Newton
  m. William Sacheverell of Morley
  e. Lucy Newton
  m. _ Scroop of Louth
  f. Hester Newton
  m. _ Seymour (Colonel)
  g. Frances Newton (b 1669-70, d 20.0.1714)
  Frances is shown as married to a Winfield of Eggington. This appears to be ...
  m. John Wigfall of Renishaw in Eckington
  h.+ 10 others including Gervase (dsp)
  B. Judith Newton (b 1579, d 1617) probably of this generation
  m. (1602) William Welby of Denton (d 1627)
3.+ other issue - Thomas, Richard

Main source(s): Maddison's Lincolnshire Pedigrees (1906, Newton of Gonerby), BEB1841 (Newton of Barr Court), TCB (vol iii, Newton of Barrscourt in Bitton)
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