'Smithett1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Smytheot (Smythcot) of Buckland, Smithett of Canterbury, Smithett (Smitheat) of Dover

                               
Possibly descended from Roger de Smethcot (d 1253-4), son of Baldwin fitzRobert of Ragdon by Margery, dau/coheir of William of Smethcote (co. Salop), was ...
Robert Smithcot (a 1342, King's Commissioner) possibly father of ...
1. John Smythcote alias Chamberleyne (a 1444, 1473)
  m. Agnes Chevening (d by 1489, sister of Sir William Chevening)
  A. John Smythcote alias Chamberleyn (b after 1458, a 1483) possibly father of ...
  i. Bartylmew Smytheot or Smythcot of Buckland, Newington River, etc. (d by 1523)
  m. Johan
  a. Richard Smytheot (d 1611)
b. Thomas Smytheot (d 1620) had issue
  m1. Cyslie
  m2. Parnell
  c. Andrew Smytheot of Buckland, Newington River, etc. (d by 1610)
  m1. (c1576) Amy Nethersole of Kingston
  (1) Thomas Smithet (Smithcott) of Sittingbourne & London
  m. Elizabeth Ladd (dau of Vincent Ladd of Barham)
  (A) Luke Smitheat of Dover (bpt 1617) - continued below
  m. (c1638) Catherine Yonge (dau of Thomas Yonge of Dover)
  (2)+ other issue - Richard, Fraunces (b 1578), Elinor (b 1583), Afra (b 1587)
  m2. (c1603) Elizabeth Pett (widow)
  (6)+ other issue
  ii.+ other issue - Margaret, Alice
2.+ other issue - Robert (a 1427, Chamberlain of Rotherfield Chase), Walter (a 1449)

 

 

Luke Smitheat of Dover (bpt 1617) - continued above
m. (c1638) Catherine Yonge (dau of Thomas Yonge of Dover)
1. Luke Smithett (d 1641)
2. Thomas Smitheot of Canterbury & Dover (bpt 1638--9, d 1691)
  m. Ann
  A. Luke Smithet (bpt 1666, a 1693) had issue
  m. (1687) Mary Limbry
  B. William Smithett of Dover (bpt 1669, a 1693)
  m. (1691) Elizabeth Priest
  i. Luke Smithieck of Dover & Canterbury (bpt 1704, a 1729)
  m. (1725) Abigail Earle
  a. Luke Smithett (bpt 1727, d before 1733) had issue
  m. (1750) Kitty Baker
  b. Thomas Smithett (bpt 1732) had issue
  m. Una
  c. William Smithett (b 1735, d by 1795, RN)
  m1. (1761) Susannaah Thornton of Dover (d 1773)
  (1) Luke Smithett (bpt 1766, d by 1839, Baron of the Cunque Ports, Pilot, 2nd son)
  m. Judith Hedgeock (b 1774, dau of Michael Hedgeock)
  (A) William Smithett (b 1798, dsp 1881)
  m. Sarah Mason of Harwich
  (B) Sir Luke Smithett (b 1800, d 1871) had issue
  m. Jane Dalymple Hamilton (dau of Sir John Hmailton (Captain RN))
  (C) Susannah Smithett (bpt 1796)
  (2)+ other issue - Eleazer (b 1763), William (b 1767)
  m2. (1773) Elizabeth Mowll of Dover (d 1828)
  (4) William Smithett (bpt 1781, d 1833, 2nd son of this marriage) had issue
  m. Nancy Pascall (dau of William Pascall)
  (5)+ other issue - William (bpt 1775), Richard (b 1786), Charlotte (bpt 1777), Elizabeth (b 1783)
  d.+ other issue - William (bpt 1729), Deborah (bpt 1730)
  ii.+ other issue - Richard (bpt 1685), Mary, Ann, Elizabeth

Main source(s): 'The Pedigree Register' (edited by George Sherwood, vol 1, No. 6 (September 1908), 'Smythcot: Smytheot: Smithett', p149+)
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