'Weltden02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Weltden of Brainford, Weldon (Welden) of Cookham, Weldon of Shottesbroke, Weldon of Swanscombe, Weltden of Thornby

Hugh Weltden or Welden of Horsey, Surrey
Visitation starts with this Hugh who we presume was the Hugh shown on the continuation as eldest son of Hugh rather than his grandson.
1. Edward Welden of Braye, Berkshire
  m. ?? Beke of Hadenham
  A. Thomas Welden of Shaftbroke, Berkshire
  m. Sibella Johnson of Maidenhead
  i. William Welden or Weldon of Shottesbroke (a 1623)
  THe following is supported by Visitation (Berkshire, 1665, Weldon of Shottesbroke).
  m. Margaret Clarke of Streatly (coheir)
  a. George Weldon of Shottesbroke (3rd son)
  m. Elizabeth Hersey (dau of John Hersey of Wingfield)
  b. John Weldon
  m. Susanna Martin (dau of Thomas Martin of Lawrence Waltham)
  c. Anne Weldon
  m. _ Westbury of Christchurch
  d. Joyce Weldon
  m. William Tribicke of Hurley
  e. Elizabeth Weldon
  m. _ Ockingham
  f.+ other issue - William (b by 1604), Richard (dsp by 1666), Robert (dsp by 1666), Charles, Oliver/Thomas, Margaret
  ii. Richard Welden
  iii. Elizabeth Welden
  m. Edward Davyes
  iv. Catherine Welden
  m. _ Comin of Scotland
  v. Maria Welden
  m. Humfrey Newbury
  B. William Welden of Cookham, Berkshire
  i. George Welden or Weldon of Cookham
  m1. Anna Forster of Cookham
  a. George Welden or Weldon of Cookham (a 1623)
  Shown by Visitation (Berkshire, 1665, Weldon of Cookham) as married to ...
  m. Mary (dau of William Taileur alias Danvill of New Windsor)
  b.+ other issue - William (dvp?), Robert, Thomas, Edward, Anna, Maria, Dorothea, Margareta
  m2. Mary (not Frances) Sergeant (dau of William Sergeant of Waldridge)
  j.+ other issue - William of Cookham (b c1614, a 03.1665), Christiana, Elizabeth
  ii.+ other issue - Francis of Pangborne, Elizabeth, Anna
  C. daughter
  m. _ Binge of Gray's Inn



Edward Weltden or Weldon of Swanscombe, Kent
m. _ Roo
1. Anthony Weldon of Swanscombe (d 1573-4, Clerk of the Board of Green Cloth)
  A. Sir Ralph Weldon of Swanscombe (d 1609, Clerk of the Board of Green Cloth)
  m. Elizabeth Buskin (dau of Leven Buskin)
  i. Sir Anthony Weldon of Swanscombe & Rochester Castle
  m. Elinor Wilmer (dau of George Wilmer)
  a. Ralph Weldon of Swanscombe & Rochester Castle
  (1) Anthony Weldon of Swanscombe
  (A) Walker Weldon, last of Swanscombe (d 1731)
  b. Elizabeth Weldon possibly of this generation
  m. William Hart of Lullingstone Castle (dsp)
  ii. Catharine Weldon probably of this generation
  m. William Dixon of Darent
  iii.+ other issue - Henry, Levin, Ralph
  BP1934 (Weldon) reports that the family covered by that record was a branch of Weldon of Swanscombe. Possibly of this generation, but possibly cousin rather than brother of Sir Ralph, was ...
  B. Thomas Weldon 'of Weldon' (living "at the close of the 16th century", to Ireland?)



William Weltden of Brainford, Middlesex
m. (c1521) Alice Hewet (dau of Robert Hewet of Kilmarch)
1. William Weltden of Brainford & London (d 09.1583)
  m. (c1551) Mary Davies (d 05.11.1571, dau of Thomas Davies of Minchinhampton)
  A. Thomas Weltden (b c1545)
  i. Henry Weltden (dsp)
  B. Henry Weltden of Brainford (dvp)
  m. (c1580) Mary Saunders (dau of Ambrose Saunders of Sibertoft)
  i. William Weltden of Thornby, Northamptonshire (b 1580-1, d 25.12.1631)
  m. (31.08.1606) Bridget Eyton (bpt 22.11.1584, bur 02.06.1659, dau of Edward Eyton of Brockhole)
  a. Henry Weltden of Thornby (bpt 31.03.1613, d 03.07.1659, 2nd son)
  m. (c09.1639) Anne Gibson (dau of Richard Gibson of Thornby)
  (1) William Weltden of Thornby (b 1640-1, bur 30.03.1689)
  m. (08.11.1676) Mary Harris (bur 25.12.1725, dau of Thomas Harris of Badby)
  (A) Henry Weltden (b 03.09.1677, d 16.04.1718)
  m1/2. _ Buckby of Leicestershire
  m2/1. (10.01.1711-2) Eleanor Buckby (bpt 12.02.1689-90, bur 29.12.1743, dau of Richard Buckby of Kibworth Harcourt)
  (i) William Weltden (b 21.01.1712-3, a 1737, dsp?)
  (ii) Mary Weltden (bpt 19.11.1714, d 13.02.1802)
  m. James Roberts of Thorpe Langton, later of Thornby (b c1717, d 11.05.1778)
  (a) James Weltden Roberts of Thornby (b c1746, d 10.10.1817)
  m. Mary Chiseldine (b 1741-2, bur 22.03.1814, dau of Richard Chiseldine of Melton Mowbray)
  (b)+ other issue - Charles (b 22.10.1751), Mary Anne Eleanora (b 19.05.1750, d 14.06.1814)
  (B)+ other issue - John (b 28.07.1686, bur 13.11.1686), Anne (b 19.10.1678), Mary (b 20.01.1680), Jane (b 02.10.1683)
  (2) Henry Weltden of Naseby, Northamptonshire (b c1651, 3rd son)
  m. (c06.1669) Jane Pearson (dau of Edfward Pearson of Naseby)
  (A)+ issue - William (bpt 30.01.1669-70), Henry (bpt 20.12.1671)
  (3) Jane Weltden
  m. Giles Bosworth of London
  (4) Bridget Weltden (b c1644, d 23.01.1704-5)
  m. (10.08.1677) John Weston (b c1630, d 20.01.1693-4, vicar of Cold Ashby)
  (5) Anne Weltden
  m. (20.08.1668) Edward Langham of London (grocer)
  (6) Elizabeth Weltden
  m. (c01.1676-7) Thomas Martin of Cottesbrooke, later of London
  (7) Deborah Weltden (b 08.08.1655)
  m. (02.11.1684) Samuel Tayler
  (8) Mary Weltden (b 28.08.1658)
  m. (09.11.1682) John Butviltin or Butlin of Whilton
  (9)+ other issue - Richard (d unm c1662), Anthony (b c1654, a 1681)
  b. Dorothy Weltden
  m. Edward Marriot of Arthingworth
  c. Bridget ('Mary') Weltden
  m. (c1625) Robert Kilby of the Huit
  d. Constance Weltden
  m. Thomas Will of Long Buckby
  e. daughter
  m. _ Silsby of Northampton
  f.+ other issue - Henry (d young), Laurence (b c1626, bur 02.06.1654), William (bur 21.10.1619)
  ii.+ other issue - Thomas, Henry (d young)
  C. Susan Weltden

Main source(s):
(1) For top section : Visitation (Berkshire, 1623, Welden of Shottesbroke and Cookham)
(2) For middle section : BHO ('The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent', vol 2 (1797), Parishes: Swanscombe)
(3) For lower section : Visitation (Northamptonshire, 1681, Weltden of Thornby)
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