'Whitehead1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Whytehead of Claughton, Whitehead of Forton Hall, Whytehead (Whitehead) of Norman's Court, Whytehead (Whitehead) of Titherley (Tytherley)

Robert Whytehead of Titherley, Hampshire (a temp Richard II who r. 1377-1399)
m. _ Cowdray of Okley
1. John Whytehead of Titherley
  m. Katherine Tame (dau/heir of Thomas Tame by dau/heir of Sir Hugh Conway by dau/heir of Sir John Hamlyn by dau/heir of Sir Hugh Braybuff of Estoff)
  A. Morris Whytehead of Titherley (a temp Henry VI who r. 1422-1461)
m1/2. _ Hampton (dsp, heir)
  m2/1. _ Mompesson
  i. George Whytehead of Titherley
  m. Jane Warham (dau of Nicholas Warham, sister of Sir George)
a. Augustus Whytehead of Titherley (a temp Henry VII who r. 1485-1509)
  m. Julian Waller (dau of Richard Waller of Stoke)
  (1) Richard Whytehead of Titherley & Norman's Court (d 1593)
  m. Christian Jephson (dau of William Jephson (not Johnson) of Frowell (Froyle))
  (A) Sir Henry Whytehead of Titherley & Norman's Court, Sheriff of Hampshire (b 03.09.1574, d 27.04.1629, MP)
  m1. Anna Weston (d 1623, dau of James Weston (probably not Wilson) of Lichfield)
  (i) Richard Whytehead (of West Titherley) of Siddersley & Norman's Court (bpt 15.01.1594, d 1663, MP)
Foster shows Richard's children by Mary Sulliford (sic) as William (b 1608, had issue), Frances (m. Nathaniel Fiennes) & Mary (m. Alexander Thistlewayte of Compton Valance). Visitation (1530-1634) shows only 1 child by Margery Culliford, a Francis (sic). Visitation (Hampshire & Isle of Wight, 1686, 'Whitehead of Tytherley'), with a little input/support from HoP, provides the following.
  m1. Margery Culliford (dau of John Culliford of Encombe in Purbeck)
  (a) Henry Whytehead or Whitehead of West Tytherley (b c1629, d 07.1684, MP)
  m1. Sarah Norton (dau of Richard Norton of Southwick)
((1)) Richard Whitehead (Whithed) of Tytherley (b c1660, d 17.03.1693, MP)
  m. (before 1685) Anne Keck (dau of Sir Anthony Keck of the Inner Temple (MP))
  HoP suggests that Richard & Anne had 2 sons and 1 daugher and reports that the daughter carried the Norton's Southwick estates into the Thistlethwayte family. The dates support the view that the wife of Alexander Thistlethwayte was indeed of the next generation.
  ((A)) Mary Whithead
  m. (1717) Alexander Thistlethwayte of Winterslow (Compton Vallance)
  ((B))+ other issue - Henry (d infant), another son
  ((2)) Anne Whithead
m1. John Burton of Buckland
  m2. (c02.1683/4) Sir Robert Smyth, 3rd Bart of Upton
  ((3)) Elizabeth Whithead
  m. Hugh Barker of Great Harwood
  ((4)) Caelia Whithead (d unm)
  m2. (11.09.1665, sp) Anne Mason (dau of Robert Mason (recorder of London), widow of Richard Jones of Welford)
  (b) Frances Whytehead or Whithead
  m. Nathaniel Fiennes (son of Viscount Saye & Sele)
  (c) Christian Whithead
  m. _ Thomas (of Gray's Inn)
  (d) Constance Whithead
  m. William Drake of Wiscombe
(e) Margaret Whithead
  m. Richard Holt of Nurstead
  (f)+ other issue - Richard (a 1656, of the Inner Temple), John in Ireland (a 1686, had issue), Constance (d young), Anne (b c1626, a 1686, d unm?), Margery (d unm), Mary (d unm)
  m2. (c1640, sp) Lucy Dove (d 1652, dau of Rev. Robert Dove of St. Neots, widow of Richard Organ of Lambourn)
  m3. (sp) Cecilia Browne (d 1677, dau of Richard Browne of Betchworth Castle, widow of Robert Edolph of Hinxhill & Sir Francis Knollys of Rreading)
  (ii) Christiana Whytehead
  m. Walter Dawley of Ibesley
  (iii)+ other issue (dvp) - 2 sons + 1 daughter
m2. Constance Norton (d 23.10.1626, dau of Sir Richard Norton)
  Visitation (1530-1634) ends showing the children of this marriage as Henry, Catherine, Mary, Honor, Anne & Elizabeth. Foster shows the following Ralphe connected by a dotted line, indicating that the connection has not been fully proven, along with (connected by a solid line) "Another son", Katherine (m. Richard Edwards), Mary, Anna & Elizabeth.
  (vi) Ralphe Whytehead of Winmarlye (bur 03.02.1637) - continued below
  (vi) Katherine Whytehead
  m. Richard Edwards (Senior Registrar in Chancery)
  (vii)+ other issue - Henry, Honor, Mary, Anna, Elizabeth
  (B) Eleanor Whytehead
  m. John Turner
  (C) Elizabeth Whytehead
  m. Edward Goddard
  (2) Ann Whytehead
  m. Robert Aston



Ralphe Whytehead of Winmarlye (bur 03.02.1637) - continued above
1. Richard Whytehead in Barnican & Claughton, Lancashire (bpt 20.09.1620, a 1653, Captain)
  A. Thomas Whytehead (bpt 10.08.1645, a 1706)
  m. Elizabeth (a 1717, niece of Robert Berthos)
  i. Richard Whytehead of Claughton (b 29.11.1672, a 1713)
  a. Richard Whytehead, Sheriff of Lancashire (bpt 23.01.1708, a 1759)
  (1) Thomas Whytehead or Whitehead (d 05.1812, rector of Eccleston)
  m. Margaret Hannah Shaw of Preston (b c1750, d 01.1830)
  (A) Sir Thomas Whitehead of Uplands Hall (d 04.1851, Lt. General) had issue
  m. Charlotte Ness (dau of James Burdtt Ness of Osgodvie Park)
(B) Frederick John Whitehead of Garstang (dsp)
  (C) Foster Whitehead had issue (3 daus)
  m. _ Vose
  (D) Lucy Whytehead
  m. Francis Chadwick
  (2) Dorothy Whytehead
  m. William Cunliffe Shaw (MP for Preston)
  b.+ other issue - daughter (bpt 28.08.1710), Ellen (bpt 31.12.1711)
  ii. Thomas Whytehead of Forton Hall
  m. (by 08.1698) Isabella Coul (bpt 08.1698 (!), dau of E. Coul of Lancaster)
  a. Alexander Whytehead or Whitehead (bpt 10.1712, d 1752)
  m. Jennet Gardner Lathwaite (d 1763)
  (1) Richard Whitehead of Nathwaite
  m. Ellen Hathornthwaite (dau of John Hathornthwaite of Forton)
  (A) Alexander Whitehead of Forton Hall, Lancashire (d 02.02.1845) had issue
  m1/2. A. Lawson Eccles
  m2/1. (sp?) Mary Huntingdon (niece of Edward Mason of Liverpool)
  (2) Alice Whitehead
  m. Francis Irving
  iii.+ other issue - Joseph of Garstang (bpt 07.1678), Benjamin (bpt 09.1685), Rowland (bpt 10.1688), Elizabeth (bpt 09.1685)
  B. Richard Whytehead (bpt 20.10.1649, bur 07.1650)
  C. Richard Whytehead of Claughton (b 11.1656, bur 03.1679)
  m. Jane (a 1695, m2. George Parkinson)
  D. Dorothy Whytehead (dsp)
  m1/2. Robert Midgall (dsp)
  m2/1. _ Cardwell of Barton (dsp)
2.+ other issue - Ellen (bpt 06.06.1618), daughter (bpt 09.1629)

Main source(s): 'Pedigrees of the County Families of England' (Joseph Foster, vol 1 - Lancashire (1873), 'Pedigree of Whitehead of Uplands Hall and Forton') with input/support for the upper section from Visitation (Hampshire, 1530+1575+1622-1634, 'Whitehead') and as reported above
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