'Sotheron2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Sotheran of Ampleforth, Sotheran of Branton Green, Sotheron of Darrington Hall, Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore, Sotheron of Hook, Sootheran of Malton

William Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore, Yorkshire (a 1622)
m. Constance (d before 20.05.1623)
1. John Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore (d before 26.04.1655)
  A. Thomas Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore (d 1676)
  m. Sarah (a 1657)
  i. Thomas Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore (d 1680)
  m. Elizabeth (a 1676)
  B. Matthew Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore (d before 28.04.1684)
m. (10.1652) Dorothy Plaxton (a 1671, dau of William Plaxton of Pocklington)
  i. William Sotheron of Hook & Pocklington, Yorkshire (b 1659, a 1722)
  m. Dorothy Mitchell (sister/heir of Thomas Michell of Hook)
  a. William Sotheron of York then Settrington, Hook & Pontefract (b 22.11.1692, d 08.1762)
  The following is supported by Commoners (vol 3, 'Sotheron of Kirklinton', p520+).
  m. (29.07.1725) Lucy Thompson (bpt 06.04.1706, dau of Edward Thompson of Marston & Settrington ((by Lucy, dau of Bradwardine Tindal), sister/coheir of Tyndall)
(1) William Sotheron of Darrington Hall, Yorkshire (b 1726, d 29.12.1789)
  m. (13.02.1751) Sarah Savile (bpt 23.09.1725, d 01.03.1796, dau/heir of Samuel Savile (by Elizabeth, dau/coheir of Robert Frank of Pontefract, m2. John Hoare) son of John of Thribergh & Methley & uncle of John, Earl of Mexborough)
  (A) William Sotheron (b 1755, dsp 06.02.1806, Major, MP)
  m. (1793) Sarah Shipley Barker (b 1771, d 1842, dau/coheir of Edmund Barker of Potters Newton, m2. Robert Oliver of Darrington)
  (B) Frank Sotheron of Darrington Hall & Kirklington Hall (bpt 24.05.1765, d 07.02.1839, Admiral, MP, 3rd son) had issue (1 dau)
  m1. (06.10.1809) Caroline Matilda Barker (b 1787, d 29.05.1812, dau/coheir of Thomas Barker of Potters Newton, brother of Edmund)
  m2. (13.11.1813) Jane Gale-Bradyll (b 1779, dsp 1841, dau of Wilson Gale Bradyll of Conishead Priory (son of John of Highead Castle) by Sarah, dau/coheir of Thomas Bradyll of Conishead Priory)
  (C) Elizabeth Sotheron (dsp)
  m. (04.1811) Robert Sinclair (Recorder of York)
  (D) Henrietta Sotheron (b 1763, d 1835)
  m. Rev. William Dealtry of Wigginton (Rector of Skirpenbeck)
  (E)+ other issue - Savile (b 1760, dvp unm bur 15.05.1782), Lucy (d 1820), Mary Catherine (b 1757, d 1831)
  (2)+ other issue - Edward (b c1739, d unm 1760), Lucy (bpt 06.1726, d c08.1726), Mary (b c1741, d 07.1759)
  b. Elizabeth Sotheron (bpt 08.07.1687, d 1751)
  m. (12.1719) William Millington of Howden (b 1694, d 1733)
  c.+ other issue - John of Hook (b 23.08.1691/2, d unm bur 22.05.1743), Dorothy (b 14.06.1686, a 1707, d unm), Mary (b 20.10.1688, d unm), Martha (b 18.10.1690, d unm)
  ii.+ other issue - John (bpt 10.11.1662), Elizabeth (bpt 08.07.1656)
  C. daughter (a 1652)
  m. Thomas Thackwray
  D. daughter (a 1652)
  m. Thomas Smith
  E. daughter (a 1652)
  m. Richard Browne
  F.+ other issue - Philip (a 1652), Jane (a 1622), Isabel (a 1622)
2. Anne Sotheron (a 1622)
  m. John Dayles (a 1622)
3. Philippa Sotheron (a 1623)



Robert Sotheron or Sotheran of Ampleforth, Yorkshire (d 1617)
1. Robert Sotheran of Ampleforth (d 01.05.1619)
  A. John Sotheran of Ampleforth (b 1599)
  m. Ann (d 1655)
  i. John Sotheran of Ampleforth & Oswaldkirk (d 1720)
  m1. (1655) Elizabeth Denison
  m2. Ann (d 1736)
  Not clear which wife was mother of which child.
  a. John Sotheran of Ampleforth (bpt 1681, d 1713)
  m. Jane (d 1724, Richard Dobson of Ampleforth)
  (1) William Sotheran of Ampleforth & Branton Green (bpt 1712)
  (A) William Sotheran of Branton Green (b 1750, d 1832)
  m. Ann Atkinson of Myton-upon-Swale
  (i) Robert Sotheran of Yarm (bpt 1780, d 1867) had issue
  m. (1803) Elizabeth Kay (bpt 1771, d 1844, dau of John Kay of Boltby)
  (ii) George Sotheran of Sand Hutton (d 1686, 3rd son) had issue
  m. Mary
  (iii)+ other issue - William (bpt 1783), Charles of Easingwld (had issue)
  (B)+ other issue - John of Brafferton (b 1753, d 1838), George (bpt 1759)
  (2) Jane Sotheran (bpt 1705)
  m. (1733) John Shepherd of York
  (3+) other issue - William (bpt 1706, d infant), Ann (bpt 1708, d infant), Ann (bpt 1709, d 1713),. Mary (bpt 1710)
  b. Timothy Sootheran (or Sotheran) of Oswaldkirk (bpt 1690, d 1784, 5th son)
  m. Susanna (d 1759)
  (1) Roger Sootheran (bpt 1719, dvp?, 3rd son)
  m. (1754) Ann Arundel (widow)
  (2) John Sootheran of Ampleforth Lodge (bpt 1723, d 1782)
  m. Eleanor Flintoft (d 1787, dau of George Flintoft of Ampleforth)
  (A) John Sootheran of Rectory House, Gilling (bpt 1745, d 1807)
  m. Ann Halliday of Thorpe-le-Willows (b 1750, d 1814)
  (i) Thomas Sootheran of Ampleforth (b 1769, d 1812) had issue
  m. Ruth Backhouse of Aberford (b 1775, d 1858)
  (ii) Jane Sootheran (d young)
  (iii) Anne Sootheran
  m. (1796) Eustace Cass of Scarborough
  (B) William Sootheran of Malton (bpt 1749, d 1823)
  m. Jane Rutter (b 1764, d 1818, dau of Ralph Ruttter of Malton)
  (i) John Sootheran of Malton (b 1798, d 1870) had issue (1 dau)
  m. (1820) Elizabeth Wood (b 1792, d 1870, dau of John Wood of Carlton Park)
  (ii) Jane Sootheran (b 1798, d infant)
  (C) George Sootheran of Ampleforth Lodge & Oswaldkirk (bpt 1758, d 1834)
  m. Grace Huggan (b 1759, d 1813, dau of Thomas Huggan of Ampleforth by Elizabeth)
  (i) George Sootheran of Newton-on-Ouse, later in South Australia (bpt 1791, d 1835) had issue in Australia & Canada
  m. Ann Muzeen (dau of John Muzeen of South Holme)
  (ii) George Sootheran of Haxby (bpt 1794, d 1860, 3rd son) had issue
  m. (1825) Esther Benn (b 1800, dau of John Benn of Haxby)
  (iii) Richard Sootheran of Ampleforth Lodge (bpt 1796, d 1846) had issue
  m. (1831) Frances Sotheran (bpt 1812, d 1870, dau of John Sotheran of Prospect House, Ampleforth, cousin)
  (iv)+ other issue - William (bpt 1793, d 1834), Thomas (bpt 1799, d 1800), Mary (bpt 1797, d 1800)
  (D) Thomas Sootheran of Old House, Oswaldkirk, & Gilling (bpt 1768, d 1792, youngest son)
  m. (1790) Jane Hodgson
  (i) Eleanor Sootheran (bpt 1792, d 1868)
  m. Edward Stead
  (E) Eleanor Sootheran (bpt 1754, dsp 1834)
  m. Thomas Hodgson of Haxby
  (F)+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 1762, d young), Ann (bpt 1772), Jane (bpt 1773, d 1797)
  (3)+ other issue - Timothy (bpt 1713, d young), Thomas (bpt 1715, d 1718), Deborah (bpt 1716, d 1717), Susanna (bpt 1718), Anne (bpt 1719, d 1737), Mary (bpt 1721), Deborah (bpt 1726, d 1742), Jane (bpt 1732)
  c. Thomas Sotheran of Outhouses, Ampleforth (bpt 1700, d 1767)
  (1) Thomas Sotheran of Outhouses (b 1730, d 1807)
  m. Sarah
  (A) Thomas Sotheran of Lewisham, Kent (bpt 1782, d 1866) had issue
  m. (1812) Maria Price (b 1788, d 1868, dau of Charles Price of Newport by Elizabeth, dau of William Phillips of Witston House)
  (B)+ other issue - John (bpt 1785), Ann (bpt 1784), Frances Mary (bpt 1792)
  (2) William Sotheran of Gilling, later of Outhouses (bpt 1735, d 1859, 3rd son)
  m. (1773) Elizabeth Bell (b 1740, d 1817, dau of John Bell by Ann)
  (A) John Sotheran of Prospect House, Ampleforth (bpt 1773, d 1859) had issue
  m. (1809) Elizabeth Hall (b 1792, d 1867, dau of William Hall of Ampleforth)
  (3) Henry Sotheran of Acomb & York (bpt 1737, d 1813)
  m. Alice Hartleyof Burnley (d 1809)
  (A) Thomas Sotheran of York (b 1773, d 1833) had issue
  m. Elizabeth Pears (d c1840)
  (B) Elizabeth Sotheran (d unm)
  (4) Frances Sotheran (bpt 1733, d 1762)
  m. (1757, sps) Thomas Simpson of Ampleforth
  (5)+ other issue - John (bpt 1731, d 1733), John (bpt 1742, d 1845), Ann (bpt 1740, 1745)
  d. Elizabeth Sotheran (bpt 1657)
  m. (1699) Francis Browne
  e. Ann Sotheran (bpt 1684)
  m. (1706) William Browne of London
  f.+ other issue - John (bpt 1664, d young), Thomas (bpt 1665, d young), William (bpt 1686, d 1701), Jane (bpt 1678), Ann (bpt 1679, d infant), Mary (bpt 1695), Frances (bpt 1701, d 1785)
2. Mary Sotheron (a 1617)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : MGH (NS1, vol 1 (1874), 'Genealogy of the Family of Sotheron of cos. Durham, Northumberland and York' (p139+) & 'Sotheron of Holm-in-Spaldingmore, Hook, Darrington, and elsewhere in the county of York' (p219+)) with support as reported above
(2) For lower section : MGH (NS1, vol 1 (1874), 'Genealogy of the Family of Sotheron of cos. Durham, Northumberland and York', p141+)
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