'Talbot02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Talbot of Albrighton, Talbot of Grafton, Talbot of Lacock, Talbot of Salwarp (Salwerp), Talbot of Shrewsbury, Talbot of Worvill

Sir John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewbury (b 1390, d Chastillon 20.07.1453)
m1. (12.03.1406) Maud Nevill, Baroness Furnivall (b c1391, d before 1433, dau of Thomas Nevill, Lord Furnival)
1. John Talbot, 2nd Earl of Shrewsbury, Lord Chancellor of Ireland (b 1413, d Northampton 10.07.1460, 2nd son)
  m1. (before 08.06.1421, sp) Catherine Burnel (dau of Sir Edward Burnel) this marriage may not have taken place
  m2. Elizabeth Butler (d 08.09.1473, dau of James Butler, 4th Earl of Ormonde, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland)
A. John Talbot, 3rd Earl of Shrewsbury (b 12.12.1448, d 28.06.1473)
  m. (1467) Catherine Stafford (d 26.12.1476, dau of Humphrey de Stafford, 1st Duke of Buckingham)
  i. George Talbot, 4th Earl of Shrewsbury (b 1468, d 26.07.1538)
  m1. Anne Hastings (dau of William Hastings, 1st Lord)
  a. Francis Talbot, 5th Earl of Shrewsbury (b 1500, d 25.09.1560, 2nd son)
m1. Mary Dacre (dau of Sir Thomas Dacre, 2nd Lord of Gillesland)
  (1) George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury, Earl Marshal (b 1528/c1522, d 18.11.1590)
  m1. Gertrude Manners (d 1566, dau of Thomas Manners, 1st Earl of Rutland)
  (A) Francis Talbot (dvpsp 1582)
  m. Anne Herbert (dau of William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke)
  (B) Gilbert Talbot, 7th Earl of Shrewsbury (b 20.11.1552, d 08.05.1616)
  m. (09.02.1567-8) Mary Cavendish (dau of Sir William Cavendish of Chatsworth)
  (i) George Talbot (d infant)
  (ii) Mary Talbot (dsp 03.1649)
  m. (04.11.1604) William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke (b 08.04.1580, dsps 10.04.1630)
  (iii) Elizabeth Talbot (dsp 07.12.1651)
  m. (before 09.1602) Henry Grey, 8th Earl of Kent (dsp 21.11.1639)
  (iv) Alathea Talbot (d 24.05.1654)
  m. (09.1606) Thomas Howard, Earl of Arundel, Surrey and Norfolk (b 07.07.1585, d 04.10.1646)
(C) Edward Talbot, 8th Earl of Shrewsbury (bpt 25.02.1561, dsps 08.02.1617)
  m. (11.12.1583) Jane Ogle, Baroness Ogle (bur 07.01.1625-6, dau of Cuthbert Ogle, 7th Lord)
  (D) Henry Talbot (d 30.01.1595-6)
  m. Elizabeth Reyner (dau/heir of Sir William Reyner of Orton (Overton) Longueville)
  (i) Gertrude Talbot (b c1588, d 1649)
m. (08.01.1601) Robert Pierrepont, 1st Earl of Kingston-Upon-Hull (b 06.08.1584, d 25.07.1643)
  (ii) Mary Talbot (dsps 06.03.1674-5)
  m1. Thomas Holcroft of Vale Royal (a 1613)
  m2. (28.08.1628) Sir William Armine, 1st Bart of Osgodby (b 11.12.1593, d c10.04.1651)
  (E) Catherine Talbot
  m. Henry Herbert, Earl of Pembroke
  (F) Mary Talbot
  m. Sir George Savile, 1st Bart of Thornhill, Sheriff of Yorkshire
  (G) Grace Talbot
  m. (sp) Henry Cavendish (soin/heir of Sir William of Chatsworth)
  m2. (09.02.1568) Elizabeth Hardwick (d 13.04.1607, dau of John Hardwick of Hardwick)
  (2) Thomas Talbot (dvp unm)
  (3) Anne Talbot (dsp 03.02.1584)
  m1. John Braye, 2nd Lord (b c1523, dsp 19.11.1557)
  m2. (18.11.1561) Thomas Wharton, 1st Lord (b c1495, d 23.08.1568)
  m2. (sp) Grace Shakerley (dau of Robet Shakerley of Little Longsdon)
  b. Margaret Talbot (dsp)
  m. Henry Clifford, Earl of Cumberland
c. Elizabeth Talbot
  m. Sir William Dacre, 3rd Lord of Gillesland (d 1563)
  d. Mary Talbot
  m. Henry Percy, Earl of Northumberland
  e.+ other issue - Henry (d young), John (d infant), John (d infant), William (dsp, Marshal of Ireland), Richard, Anne, Dorothy
  m2. (c1512) Elizabeth Walden (d 07.1567, dau/coheir of Sir Richard Walden of Erith by Margery, dau/coheir of Sir Henry Wogan of Prendergast)
  l. John Talbot (d young)
  m. Anne Talbot (bur 08.08.1588)
  m1. Peter Compton
  m2. (sp) William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke
ii. Thomas Talbot (dsp)
  iii. Anne Talbot mentioned by Brydges but not by BP1934
  m. Thomas Butler, Lord Sudley
  B. Sir Gilbert Talbot of Grafton, Sheriff of Shropshire (d 19.09.1518, 5th son)
  Brydges identifies Sir Gilber's 1st wife as Elizabeth, widow of Thomas, Lord Scrope of Masham, dau of Henry, Lord Scrope of Bolton by Alice Scrope. BP1934 identifies her as ...
  m1. Elizabeth Greystock (dau of Ralph Greystock, 7th Lord of Greystoke, widow of Thomas, Lord Scrope)
  i. Sir Gilbert Talbot of Grafton, Sheriff of Worcershire (d 22.10.1542)
  m1. Anne Paston (dau of Sir William Paston)
  a. Margaret Talbot
  m. Sir Robert Newport of Rushoken
  (1) Jane Newport possibly of this family, of this generation
  m. Anthony Pennyston
b. Elizabeth Talbot
  m. John Lyttelton of Frankley (d 17.05.1532)
  c. Mary Talbot
  m. Sir Thomas Astley of Patshull
  d. Eleanor Talbot (dvp?)
  m. Jeffrey Dudley
  e.+ other issue (dsp) - Humphry of Longford, Walter
  m2. Elizabeth (widow of _ Wynter)
  ii. Sir Humphry Talbot (dsp)
m2. Etheldreda/Audrey Cotton (dau of William (not John) Cotton of Landwade)
  iii. Sir John Talbot of Albrighton & Grafton, Sheriff of Shropshire (d 10.09.1549)
  m1. Margaret Troutbeck (dau of Adam Troutbeck of Mobberley)
  a. Sir John Talbot of Grafton & Albrighton (d 06.06.1555)
  m. Frances Giffard (dau of Sir John Giffard of Chillington)
(1) Sir John Talbot of Grafton
  m1. Catherine Petre (dau of Sir William Petre, Secretary of State)
  (A) George Talbot, 9th Earl of Shrewsbury (d unm 02.04.1630)
  (B) John Talbot of Longford (d 1607)
  m. Elizabeth Baskerville (dau of Sir Thomas Baskerville of Wolvershill)
  (i) John Talbot, 10th Earl of Shrewsbury (d 08.02.1653-4)
  m1. Mary Fortescue (dau of Sir Francis Fortescue of Salden Hill)
  m2. Frances (dau of Thomas, 1st Lord Arundel of Wardour)
  (ii)+ other issue (d unm)
  (C) Gertrude Talbot (d young)
  (D) Anne Talbot
  Wife of Thomas Needham of Shenton, shown as of this generation by Brydges but of 2 generations earlier by BP1934.
  (E) Gertrude Talbot mentioned by Brydges but not by BP1934
  m. Robert Wintour
  m2. Margaret (dau of Lord Windsor)
  (2) Bridget Talbot (d 1619)
  m. Sir John Talbot of Castlering (d 07.11.1613)
  (3) Jane (Joan) Talbot
  m. Sir George Bowes of Streatlam (Knight Marshall)
b. Ann Talbot
  m. John **
  c. Audrey Talbot
  m. Thomas Needham of Shenton
  d. Constance Talbot probably of this generation, if so probably of this marriage
  m. Sir George Blunt of Kinlett
  f. Mary Talbot possibly of this generation, if so probably of this marriage
  m. Thomas Poole of Poole (d 1536)
  m2. Elizabeth Wrottesley (dau of Walter Wrottesley of Wrottesley)
  f. Gilbert Talbot of Salwarp (Salwerp), Worcestershire (dsp 1571)
g. Sir John Talbot of Salwarp (d 09.12.1581)
  m. (13.09.1574) Olive Sherrington (d 1646, dau/coheir of Sir Henry Sherrington of Lacock, m2. Sir Robert Stapylton of Wighill)
  (1) Sherrington Talbot of Salwarp & Lacock, Wiltshire (d 1642)
  m1. Elizabeth Leighton (dau of Sir Thomas Leighton of Feckingham)
  The following is supported by BLG1886 (Talbot of Lacock Abbey).
  (A) Sherrington Talbot of Lacock & Salwarp (d 1677)
  m. (13.10.1627) Jane Lyttelton (dau of John Lyttelton of Frankley)
  (i) Sir John Talbot of Lacock & Salwarp (d 02.1714)
  m1. Elizabeth Keyt (dau of Sir John Keyt, 1st Bart of Ebrington)
(a) Sherrington Talbot (dvpsp 1685)
  m. Anne Lawley (dau of Sir Francis Lawley, Bart of Cannall)
  m2. Barbara Slingsby (dau of Sir Henry Slingsby, 1st Bart of Scriven)
  (b) Anne Talbot
m. Sir John Ivory of New Ross, co. Wexford (son of William of New Ross)
  ((1)) John Ivory Talbot of Lacock Abbey & Salwarp (d 11.1772)
  m. Mary Mansel (dau of Thomas Mansel, Lord of Margam)
  ((A)) John Talbot of Lacock Abbey (dsp 1778)
  m. (1742) Elizabeth Stone (d 1744, dau of James Stone of Bradbury Manor)
  ((B)) Thomas Talbot of Margam (Rev.)
  m. (1746) Jane Beach (d 22.01.1768, dau of Thomas Beach of Fittleton)
The following is supported by BLG1886 ('Talbot of Margam').
  ((i)) Thomas Mansel Talbot of Margam had issue
  m. Mary Lucy Fox-Strangways (dau of Henry Thomas Fox-Strangways, 2nd Earl of Ilchester)
  ((C)) Martha Talbot
  m. William Davenport (rector of Brdeon, cousin)
  ((2)) Barbara Ivory
  m. Henry Davenport of Worfield
  ((3))+ other issue
  (c) Barbara Talbot (b c1665/71, d 31.01.1763)
m. (11.07.1689) Henry Yelverton, Lord Grey of Ruthin, 1st Viscount Longueville (b c1664, d 24.03.1703/4)
  (d)+ other issue - John (dsp 1681), Thomas (dsp 1683), Gilberta (d unm)
  (ii) Elizabeth Talbot
  m. (22.10.1665) Henry Davenport of Halton (d 07.1698)
  (B) Frances Talbot
  m. Oliver Cave (son of Sir Thomas of Stamfford)
  (C)+ other issue - Robert, John (dsp)
m2. Mary Washbourne (dau of John Washbourne of Wichinford)
  (D) George Talbot of Rudge or Ridge
  m. Catherine Whittington (dau of Edmond Whittington of Notgrove) wife of George & mother of ...
  (i) Catherine (aka Sarah) Talbot
  m. Sir Clement Clerke of Launde Abbey
  (E) Edward Talbot
  (F) William Talbot of Whittington (d 27.03.1686)
  m. Mary Doughty (d 1661, dau of Thomas Doughty of Whittington)
  Ancestors of the Earls Talbot and the 18th & later Earls of Shrewsbury.
(G) Francis Talbot (d unm)
  Possibly of this generation, and (if so) thought likely to have been of this marriage, was ...
  (H) Mary Talbot (a 1682) who may have married twice as follows
  m1. Foulke Grosvenor of Sutton Coldfield (d 06.05.1652)
  m2. Sebright Repington of Amington (b c1633, a 1682)
  (2) John Talbot of Badgworth
  m. Mary Trimmel (dau of Thomas Trimmel of Okely)
  (A) John Talbot of Okely
  m. Margaret Gower (dau of Thomas Gower of Droitwich)
  (3) Thomas Talbot of Worvill
  m. Magdalen Wyvill (dau of Sir Marmaduke Wyvill)
  (A) Robert Talbot of Worvill
  m. Anne Sheldon (dau of William Sheldon of Broadway)
(i)+ issue - Thomas of Worvill, Gilbert, George
  (4) John Talbot of Badgworth
  m. Mary Trimmel (dau of Thomas Trimmel of Okely)
  (5) Dorothy Talbot probably of this generation
  m. John Skrymshire of Norbury
  h. Elizabeth Talbot
  m. Charles Acton of Elmesley Lovett
  i.+ other issue - Bridget, Margaret, Ursula
  iv. Anne Talbot
  m. Thomas Needham of Shenton
  The following are mentioned in a note within Visitation (Staffordshire, 1583,' Skrimshire of Norbury, Aqualate and Johnson').
  p. Elizabeth Wynter (widow)
  v. Walter Talbot (d 1588)
  Visitation reports that Walter had issue. The connection (to a Walter Talbot who lived about this time, had issue, and is thought to be connected to this family) is speculative.
  vi. Eleanor Talbot
  m. Geoffrey Dudley of Russell's Hall
  vii. daughter (could be Margaret?)
  m. Thomas Skrymshire of Johnson
viii.+ other issue includingHumphrey, Margaret (a 1542)
  C. Anne Talbot
  m. Sir Henry Vernon of Haddon (d 1511)
  D. Margaret Talbot
  m. Thomas Chaworth (dsp 1482-3, son of Sir William)
  E.+ other issue - Sir James (dsp 02.09.1471), Christopher (a 1474, rector of Whitchurch, archdeacon of Chester), George
2.+ other sisue - Thomas (dvpsp), Sir Christopher (d Northampton 10.07.1460)
m2. Margaret Beauchamp (d 14.06.1468, dau of Richard de Beauchamp, 5th Earl of Warwick)
4. John Talbot, 1st Viscount L'Isle (b c1426, d Chastillon 17.07.1453)
  The following comes from BE1883 (Talbot of L'Isle) & TCP (vol VIII, 'Lisle').
  m. Joan Chedder (d 15.07.1464, dau/coheir of Sir Thomas Chedder of Chedder (by Isabel, dau/coheir of Robert Scobhull), widow of Richard Stafford)
  A. Thomas Talbot, 2nd Viscount L'Isle (b c1443, dsp 20.03.1469)
  m. (09.1466) Margaret Herbert (dau of William Herbert, Earl of Pembroke (by Anne Devereux), m2. Henry Bodrugan of Cornwall)
B. Elizabeth Talbot (b c1451, d 08.09.1487)
  m. Edward Grey, 1st Viscount L'Isle (d 1492)
  C. Margaret Talbot (b c1453, dsp before 13.03.1474/5)
  m. Sir George Vere
4. Sir Humphrey Talbot (dsp 1492, Marshal of Calais)
  m. Mary Champernoun (dau/heir of John Champernoun)
5. Sir Lewis Talbot of Penyard
6. Joan Talbot
  m1. (c25.07.1457, sp) Sir James de Berkeley, 1st Lord (b c1394, d 11.1463)
  m2. Edmund Hungerford mentioned by Brydges but not by BP1934
7. Elizabeth Talbot (d 1506/7) mentioned by BP1934 but not by Brydges
  m. (by 27.11.1448) James Mowbray, 5th Duke of Norfolk (b 18.10.1444, d 17.01.1475-6)
8. Eleanor Talbot (b c1436, d 30.06.1468) not mentioned by either BP1934 or Brydges (!) but reputedly of this generation, of this marriage
  m1. (1449) Sir Thomas Butler or Boteler (son of Ralph, Lord Sudeley)
  m2/p. Edward Plantagenet, King Edward IV of England (b 28.04.1441, d 09.04.1483)
Probably of this generation but, if so, unsure of which marriage was ...
9. Catharine Talbot
  m. Sir Nicholas Eyton of Eyton, Sheriff of Salop (a 1455)

Main source(s): BP1934 (Shrewsbury) with some support from Collins (Brydges, vol 3 (1812), 'Talbot, Earl of Shrewsbury', p11+) with some support/contradiction from Visitation (Worcestershire, 1569, Talbot) and input/support as reported above
Back to top of page