'Stonor1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Stonor of Stonor

This family is reported to have been at Stonor, in Oxfordshire, since before the Conquest.
Sir Richard de Stonore
m. Margaret Harnhull (dau/heir of Sir John Harnhull of Harnhull)
1. Sir John de Stonore (d 1354, Lord Chief Justice) the first mentioned by Visitation
m. Matilda/Maud Fitzlewis (dau of Lord Lisle)
  A. Sir John de Stonore (d 1361)
  BP1934 mentions Sir John then jumps to his grandson, Sir Ralph. Visitation suggests that John married the dau/heir of John Hernshill of Cheshire. Lipscomb identifies his wife as ...
  m. _ Wenard (dau/heir of John Wenard of Cornwall))
  i. Edmund Stoner (d 1382?)
  Lipscomb suggests that Edmund's wife was a Beville of Ulton. Provisionally we follow Visitation in identifying her as ...
  m. ?? Belknappe (dau of Sir Ralph (sb Robert?) Belknappe)
a. Sir Ralph de Stonore (d 1395)
  m(1). ?? Butler (dau of James Butler, 2nd Earl of Ormonde)
  (1) Thomas Stonor of Stonor (d 03.05.1440)
  m. Alice Kirkby (dau/heir of Sir John Kirkby of Kent by dau of Lord Roos)
  (A) Thomas Stonor of Stonor (d 23.04.1474)
  m. Jane Pole (natural dau of John de la Pole, Duke of Suffolk)
  (i) Sir William Stonor of Stonor (a 1492)
  m. Ann Nevill (dau of Sir John Nevill, Earl of Northumberland, Marquess of Montagu)
  (a) John Stonor (dsp)
  m. Mary Fortescue (dau of Sir John Fortescue, sister of Sir Adrian)
  (b) Anne Stonor
m. Sir Adrian Fortescue
  (ii) Edward Stonor
  (iii) Thomas Stonor of Stonor
  m. Sibilla or Isabel Brecknock (dau/heir of Sir David Brecknock by Elizabeth, dau of Sir Stephen Kennesman by Elizabeth, dau of Sir John Paynell (son of Thomas by _ Tilley) by Margaret, dau of Sir Richard Gobion, son of William, son of Sir Hugo, son of Sir Auncellus, son of Sir Richard of Northton)
(a) Sir Walter Stonor of Stonor, Sheriff of Berkshire and Oxfordshire (a 1535)
  m. Margaret (probably not Ann) Foliott of Worcestershire
  ((1)) John Stonor (dsp 29.08.1512)
  ((2)) Elizabeth Stonor (d 29.08.1560)
  m1. Sir William Compton (dsp)
  m2. Walter Walsh of Elmeley (d by 1549)
  m3. Sir Philip Hoby of Bisham (b 1504-5, d 31.05.1558)
  (b) John Stonor, later of Stonor
  m. Isabel Agard (dau of Clement Agard of Foston, Staffordshire)
  ((1)) Francis Stonor of Stonor, Sheriff of Oxfordshire (a 1593)
  m. Cecily Chamberlain (dau of Sir Leonard Chamberlain of Sherburn)
  ((2)) Henry Stonor of Northstoke
  m. Margery Lovelace (dau of William Lovelace of Henley-on-Thames)
  ((A)) Alice Stonor
  m. John Ayleward of Easthampsted
  ((B))+ other issue - John, Thomas
((3)) Elizabeth Stonor
  m. Richard Wintershull of Little Stoke
  ((4)) Margaret Stonor
  m. William Hellesby (Hyldesley) of Cromes Gifford
  (c) Mary Stonor
  m. John Frome of Pepard
  (d) Christian Stonor
  m. _ Rowse
  (e) Elizabeth Stonor
  m1/2. _ Chard
  This is possibly the Elizabeth who (also) married ...
  m2/1. Thomas Heygate of Hayes (d 1576, Provost Marshal General)
  B. Juliana Stonor possibly of this generation
  m. Sir William de Bodrugan of Bodrugan (b 1311)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Camoys), Visitation (Oxfordshire, 1566+1574+1634, Stoner of North Stoke), Lipscomb (Bucks, vol 4, 'Pedigree of Stonor, Hoby, and Walshe', p609)
Back to top of page