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BP1934 reports that "this family was originally named de Verdon, and they are doubtless a younger branch of the baronial house of Verdon of Alton, whose arms they originally bore." We have no reason to doubt this but note that, for this to be true and noting the dates involved, the following Ralph brother of Walter, "the first Norman abbot of Evesham" must have been son or brother of Bertram de Verdun of Farnham Royal, apparently the first to be named de Verdun or Verdon.
BP1934 reports that Ralph de Cocton was grandson of this Ralph who is presumed to have been his paternal rather than maternal grandfather and so was father of ...
1. William de Coctune
A. Ralph de Cocton or Coughton
B. Simon de Verdon of Wrottesley a 1166, d before 1197
i. William de Verdon, later de Wrottesle d c1242
m Ingrith dau of Robert FitzAdam of Waterfall and Butterton-on-the-Moors
a. Sir Hugh de Wrottesley of Wrottesley
m Idonia de Perton dau of Ralph de Perton
1 Sir William de Wrottesley of Wrottesley a 1277, 1312
m1. Petronilla Audley dau of Sir John Audley of Blore
A Sir William de Wrottesley of Wrottesley d 1320
m Joan Basset dau of Sir Roger Basset
i Sir Hugh de Wrottesley of Wrottesley d 1381
m1. Elizabeth Hampton dau of Sir John de Hampton of Elderstoke
m2 Mabel dau of Sir Philip ap Rees of Talgarth
m3. Isabella Arderne dau of Sir John Arderne of Aldford
a Hugh de Wrottesley d young
b John de Wrottesley of Wrottesley b 29.09.1379, d 07.09.1402
m Elizabeth Standish dau of Sir Robert de Standish
1 Hugh Wrottesley of Wrottesley b 14.09.1400, d 1464
m Thomasine Gresley d 25.12.1480, dau of Sir John Gresley of Drakelowe
A Sir Walter Wrottesley of Wrottesley d 1473
m Jane Baron dau of William Baron of Reading
i Richard Wrottesley of Wrottesley, Sheriff of Stafordshire d 1521
m Dorothy Sutton dau of Sir Edmund Sutton
a Walter Wrottesley of Wrottesley, Sheriff of Stafordshire d 1563 - continued below
m Isabel Harcourt dau of John Harcourt of Ranton
b Eleanor Wrottesley d 1543 probably of this generation
m Sir Henry Long of Wraxall and Draycot, Sheriff of Wiltshire d 1556
ii William Wrottesley
iii Thomasine Wrottesley
m William Stourton, 5th Lord b c1457, dsp 17.02.1523
iv Anne Wrottesley
m Sir Anthony St. Amand
v Margaret Wrottesley
m Sir John Scrope of Castle Combe d 1516
B Isabel Wrottesley or Wriothesley a 1467
m1. before 1437-8 Sir William Armine of Osgodby d 1447-8
m2 Thomas Meeres the younger
C Elizabeth Wrottesley probably of this generation
m William Stafford of Bishop's Frome d before 1487
ii Roger de Wrottesley
m2 Katherine l'Estrange dau of John l'Estrange, Baron of Knockin
Walter Wrottesley of Wrottesley, Sheriff of Stafordshire d 1563 - continued above
m Isabel Harcourt dau of John Harcourt of Ranton
1. John Wrottesley of Wrottesley, Sheriff of Stafordshire d 1578
m Elizabeth Astley dau of Thomas Astley of Patshull
A. Walter Wrottesley of Wrottesley, Sheriff of Stafordshire d 1630
m1. Mary Lee dau of Hugh Lee of Woodford
i. Sir Hugh Wrottesley of Wrottesley d 1633
m1. Mary or Margaret Devereux dau of Sir Edward Devereux
a. Sir Walter Wrottesley, 1st Bart of Wrottesley bpt 06.05.1606, d 11.1659
m Mary Grey dau of Hon. Ambrose Grey of Enville
1 Sir Walter Wrottesley, 2nd Bart of Wrottesley b c1632, d 1686
m Margaret Wolrych dau of Sir Thomas Wolrych, Bart of Dudmaston
A Sir Walter Wrottesley, 3rd Bart of Wrottesley b 1659, d 1712
m1. 27.06.1678 Eleanora Archer dau of Sir John Archer of Coopersall, sister of John of Welford
i Sir John Wrottesley, 4th Bart of Wrottesley b 1683, d 10.1726
m 1703 Frances or Mary Grey d 1769, dau of Hon. John Grey
a Sir Hugh Wrottesley, 5th Bart of Wrottesley d young 1729
b Sir Walter Wrottesley, 6th Bart of Wrottesley d young 02.1732
c Sir Richard Wrottesley, 7th Bart of Wrottesley b 1721, d 20.07.1769, Dean of Worcester
m c1744 Mary Leveson-Gower d 30.04.1778, dau of John Leveson-Gower, 1st Earl Gower
1 Sir John Wrottesley, 8th Bart of Wrottesley b 1744, d 23.04.1787, Major General
m 07.06.1770 Frances Courtenay b 10.03.1747, d 24.02.1828, dau of William Courtenay, 1st Viscount
A Sir John Wrottesley, 1st Lord Wrottesley of Wrottesley b 25.10.1771, d 16.03.1841
m1. 23.06.1795 Caroline Bennet d 07.03.1818, dau of Charles Bennet, 4th Earl of Tankerville
i John Wrottesley, 2nd Lord b 05.08.1798, d 27.10.1867 had issue
m 28.07.1821 Sophia Elizabeth Giffard d 13.01.1880, dau of Thomas Giffard of Chillington
ii Robert Wrottesley b 02.06.1801, dsp 20.01.1838, 3rd son
m 1828 Georgiana Pigot dau of Sir George Pigot, 3rd Bart of Patshull
iii Walter Wrottesley b 08.04.1810, d 02.05.1872 had issue
m 22.06.1843 Marianne Lucy Archer d 29.03.1848, dau of Col. _ Archer
iv Edward Bennet Wrottesley b 26.07.1811, d 20.01.1892 had issue
m 08.01.1846 Ellen Charlotte Rush d 29.10.1878, dau of George Rush of Elsenham Hall
v Henrietta Wrottesley b c1805, d 13.05.1893
m 10.01.1832 Henry Van Straubenzee of Spennithorpe d 31.05.1892
vi+ other issue d unm - Charles Alexander b 20.10.1799, d 24.02.1861, Lt. Colonel, Maria d 02.05.1881, Mary b c1806, d 04.05.1883
m2 19.05.1819, sp Julia Conyers d 29.09.1860, dau of John Conyers of Copt Hall
B Hugh Wrottesley b 1782, d 18.10.1830, Lt. Colonel, 3rd son had issue
C Edward Wrottesley b 19.10.1785, d 29.07.18147, Commodore RN, 5th son had issue
m 1812 Anne Tringham dau of Rev. Thomas Tringham
D Charlotte Wrottesley
m1. 1822 Rev. John Hellyer d 1823
m2 1826 _ Gordon Rear Admiral
E+ other issue - Henry b 1772, d unm 1825, Charles b 1783, d unm 17.02.1848, rector of East Knoyle, Fanny d unm 1814, Caroline Gertrdue b 1775, d 1777, Louisa d unm 12.05.1842, Mary
2 Mary Wrottesley d unm 1769
3 Frances Wrottesley d 13.04.1811
m Hugh Pigot Admiral, brother of Lord Pigot of Patshull
4 Elizabeth Wrottesley d 25.05.1822
m 24.06.1769 Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton b 28.09.1735, d 14.03.1811, Prime Minister
5 Dorothy Wrottesley
m 1780 Christian, Baron von Kutzleben
6 Harriet Wrottesley d 08.12.1824
m 1779 William Gardiner General, brother of Luke, Viscount Mountjoy
d Frances Wrottesley
m Heigham Bendish of East Ham
e Elizabeth Wrottesley
m Thomas Wrottesley @@ below
f Henrietta Wrottesley
m Theodore William Inge of Thorpe
g+ 2 sons and 2 daughters
ii Elizabeth Wrottesley
m Anthony Collins of Baddow
iii Elionora Eleonora Wrottesley dsp
m William Eyre of Gray's Inn, later Archer of Welford
iv+ other issue - Hugh, 2 daughters
m2 Anne Burton d 1732, dau of Thomas Burton of Longnor, judge
vii Walter Wrottesley
a Thomas Wrottesley
m Elizabeth Wrottesley dau of Sir John Wrottesley, 4th Bart of Wrottesley @@ above
viii Margaret Wrottesley
ix Anne Wrottesley
m _ Hutchinson of Woodhall
2 Edward Wrottesley
m Martha Hewit dau of Sir Thomas Hewit of Shire Oaks
3 John Wrottesley in Portugal
4 Elizabeth Wrottesley
m Sir Francis Wolrich, 2nd Bart of Dudmaston b c1630, d 1689
5 Mary Wrottesley
m Sir Edward Littleton, Bart of Pillaton Hall d c1709
6 Dorothy Wrottesley apparently of this generation
m Ambrose Grey
m2 Clara Colclough dau of Sir Anthony Colclough of Tintern Abbey
m2 Joyce Leighton dau of Sir Edward Leighton of Wattlesborough
B. Elizabeth Wrottesley probably of this generation
m Samuel Pipe of Bilston b c1560
2. Elizabeth Wrottesley
m1. Sir John Talbot of Albrighton and Grafton d 10.09.1549
This may have been the Elizabeth who also married ...
m2 John Gower of Woodhall a 1569
3. Margaret Wrottesley probably of this generation
m Nicholas Thornes of Shelvock a 1592

Main sources: BP1934 Wrottesley
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