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Willington 1: Willington of Gittisham, Willington of Todenham, Willington of Umberleigh, Willington of Willington
Living at or immediately after the time of William the Conqueror who r. 1066-1087 was ...
John de Willington of Willington, Derbyshire
1. Nicholas de Willington of Willington a temp Stephen who r. 1135-1154
A. Nicholas de Willington of Willington
i. daughter
m Hugo de Fynderne
Commoners shows Hugo a 1253-4 as son of Nicholas but Bigsby & BE1883 show Hugo as Nicholas's son-in-law.
B. Ralph de Willington of Willington Court in Sandhurst, Gloucestershire, Governor of Bristol Castle then of Devizes Castle d c1237
m before 1198/9 Olympia Franc dau/heir of William Franc or Franc Chevaler, son of John son of Sir Humphrey
i. Sir Ralph de Willington d before 07.1260
TCP suggests that it was this Ralph who was Constable or Governor of Exeter Castle & Sheriff of Devon rather than his son.
m before 17.07.1238 Joan Champernowne a 1284, dau/heir of Sir William Champernowne of Umberleigh by Eve, dau of Rainald de Whitchurch Albo Monasterio of Shrivenham
a. Sir Ralph de Willington of Willington Court & Umberleigh Devon, Governor of Exeter Castle, Sheriff of Devon a 1256
m Juliana de Lomen dau/heir of Sir Richard de Lomen of Gittisham and/or Uplowman
1 John de Willington or Wilington of Umberleigh, 1st Lord d before 16.12.1338
m by 1289 Joan de Neville d 21.06.1345, probably dau of John de Neville, sister of Hugh of Essex, 1st Lord
Wi18 Ralph de Willington or Wilington of Umberleigh, 2nd Lord dsp 13.04.1348
m Eleanor de Mohun d 20.07.1349, dau of John de Mohun, Lord of Dunster, by Ada
2 Sir Reginald Willington b c1278, dsp 24.04.1355
3 Sir Henry Willington of Gittisham d 1322
m Margaret Frevill dau of Sir Alexander Frevill by Joane, coheiress of the Marmions of Tamworth
Wi25 Sir Henry Willington of Gittisham d 23.05.1349
m Isabel Whalesborow dau of Sir John Whalesborow or Whalesborough
Wi24-1 Sir John Willington of Umberleigh d 19.08.1378
m Matilda Carminow dau of Sir Walter Carminow
a Ralph Willington in Gloucestershire dsp 16.08.1382
b John Willington of Willington Court & Umberleigh dsp 03.10.1396
c Isabel Willington b c1379
m William Beaumont son of Sir John of Shirwell
d Margaret Willington
m John Wrothe son of Sir John
Wi24-2 Thomas Willington
Wi24-3 Eleanor Willington d 06.08.1400apparently of this generation
m after 05.01.1358/9 Sir Giles Daubeney, '3rd Lord' d 24.06.1386
Neither Commoners nor Bigsby identify exactly how the undermentioned John, "continuator of the name and male line", fitted into the family although Commoners suggests that he "descended probably from a younger son of the second Sir Henry de Willington."
Wi24 ?? Willington could be Thomas?
Uncertain on number of intervening generations.
Wi23 ?? Willington
Wi22 John Willington of Todenham, Gloucestershire - continued below
m Margery
4 Thomas Willington a 1348
b. ?? Edmund de Willington
m Christine
ii. Roger de Willington
m c1220 Lucy de Clifton dau of Rainald de Clifton
Wi22. John Willington of Todenham, Gloucestershire - continued above
m Margery
Wi21. William Willington of Todenham a 1499
Wi20 John Willington of Todenham
m1 ??
Wi19 William Willington of Barcheston & Brailes, Warwickshire a 03.1555
m Anne Littleton dau of Richard Littleton of Pillaton, widow of Thomas Middlemore of Edgbaston
Wi18-1 Margery Willington
m1 Thomas Holte of Aston
m2 Sir Ambrose Cave d 1568
Wi18-2 Godith Willington
m Basil Fielding of Newnham
Wi18-3 Elizabeth Willington d 22.04.1583
m Edward Boughton of Lawford
Wi18 Mary Willington
m William Sheldon of Beoley & Brailes
Wi18-5 Margret Willington
m Sir Edward Grevill of Milcote
Wi18-6 Anne Willington
m Frances Mountfort of Kingshurst
Wi18-7 Catharine Willington
m1 Richard Kempe
m2 William Catesby of Lapworth son of Sir Richard
m3. Anthony Throckmorton son of Sir George
m2 ??
Wi19 Thomas Willington of Hurley, Warwickshire bur 18.06.1593
m Joan Nightingale bur 07.01.1599, dau/heir of Nicolas Nightingale by Joyce, sister/heir of John Waldyve

Sources: Commoners vol IV, Willington of Hurley, 'History of Repton' by Robert Bigsby 1854, Chapter IX, in Google Books + BE1883 Willington, TCP Wilington
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