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JOHN de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 1) lord of Throckmorton, 1175-1200.
(Throkemerton is the ancient writing of Throckmorton) The manor of Throckmorton (The Rock-Moor-Town) is situated in the Vale of Evesham, in the parish of Fladbury, anciently written Flandenburgh, in the hundred of Oswaldeslawe, Worcestershire. The land a t Throckmorton which is still in possession of the family lies about 1 and 1/2 miles distant from the Parish Church of Fladbury.
"He (John) was taxed two marks (26s.8d.) in 1175 ... mentioned in Liber Albin Episc. Wigorn, page 27 (according to Nash in his Antiquities of Worcestershire), as lord of Throckmorton in 1200.11 Sir William Dugdale says that "John de Throkemerton was l ord of the manor of Throckmorton A.D. 1130, which leaves little room for doubt that the family possessed it at the entrance of the Normans ...
HENRY de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 2) lord of Throckmorton, 2 John (1200) to about 4 Henry III (1220). "2 John" refers to the second year of King John's reign and "4 Henry III" refers to the forth year of King Henry III's reign.
Issues: ROBERT and a daughter who married (William?) Roland
ROBERT de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 3) lord of Throckmorton.
Issues: ADAM and Nicholas who Married Alice de Derinstone, sister of Matilda.
ADAM de THROKEMERTONE (TFIE 4) lord of Throckmorton , temp. of Henry III.
Married Matilda de Derinstone
Died before 1246, living 32 Henry III. Matilda
Married second, before 1246 to Richard le Waite.
ROBERT de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 5) lord of Throckmorton.
Married Prudence, daughter of Robert de Compton. "Dyed" in the last year, saving one of King Edward I (1306).
Issues: SIMON, Robert, Adam, Nicholas, Alexander, William, John, Joan.
SIMON de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 6) lord of Throckmorton 1266 to 1313
Married Isabella, sister and heir of Phillip de Donnisley.
ROBERT de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 7) lord of Throckmorton 1311 to 1335.
Married first, Joan,daughter of Richard de Weston, lord of Wykewan;
Married second, Alice, daughter of Hugh de Mortimer of Cheilmershe.
Issues by first wife: GILES
Issues by second wife: John, Nicholas, Sybil, Alice, Joan.
GILES de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 8) lord of Throckmorton.
Married Agnes, daughter of John Fraunceys of Throkemerton
Giles "was appointed on
Issues: ROBERT, John, Thomas, Richard
ROBERT de THROKEMERTON (TFIE 9) lord of Throckmorton
Married Lucy, daughter of Geoffrey Colmon of Morton Abbots and Thorne county, Worcester
THOMAS THROKMORTON (TFIE 10) lord of the manor of Throckmorton.
Married Agnes, daughter and co-heir of Sir Alexander Besford, of Besford county, Worcester.
Thomas was escheator for the county of Worcester, 1397;, constable of Elmly Castle, 1405, justice of the peace 1401 - 1407, Knight of the Shire, 1397.
Died after 1411
Issues: JOHN, Lucy who
Married Hugh Prickley, county, Worcester, and a second daughter who Married Thomas Dyneley of Charlton,
JOHN THROCKMORTON (TFIE 11) lord of Throckmorton and Black Nauton, in
Married Alianore, daughter and co-heir of Sir Guy de la Spine, of Coughton, Warwichshire. ... having been educated to the study of the law was ... Chamberlain of the Exchequer ... for which he bore the title of Under Treasurer of England."
Died 13 Apr, 1445
Issues: THOMAS, John, Elizabeth who
Married Robert Russell of Strensham, county Worcester, and five other daughters, unnamed but whose husbands are identified in John's will.
THOMAS THROCKMORTON (TFIE 12) lord of the manors of Throckmorton, Black Nauton, Hill and More, Coughton, Spernore and Weston .
Born - 1412
Married - 1446 to Margaret, daughter and heir of Robert Olney of Weston Underwood,
Issues: Robert, Richard, JOHN, William, Goditha, Margeria, Margaret, Elizabeth, Eleanor, Catherine
JOHN THROCKMORTON (TFIE 22) of Coughton of Allhallows in
Married Jane, daughter and co-heir of Henry Baynard of Spexall in
Issues: SYMON, Francis, Elizabeth, Margery, Margaret
Note: John was not first- Born and therefore, not lord of Throckmorton. TFIE set up a chapter to follow the Throckmortons of
SYMON THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-1) of Allhallows in Southelham,
Married Anne, daughter of Edmund Lowth of Sawtry,
SIR LIONEL THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-7) of Southelham and Bungay,
Married second, 1560 to Elizabeth, daughter of John Blennerhasset of Barsham, county Suffolk
Will dated 22 May, 1599
Issue: John, BASSINGBOURNE, Robert, Mary, Elizabeth
BASSINGBOURNE THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-10) of city of Norwich, alderman of Norwich
Married 7 Dec, 1591, Mary, daughter of William Hill of Bury, St. Edmonds and Jane, daughter of John Annable of Bury, St. Edmonds.
Married second, to Hester Pye, daughter of Henry Pye of Norwich and Susanna Sotheron
Died 21 Sep, 1638
Issues by first wife: Lyonal, Thomas, JOHN, Miles, Robert, Simon, Lionel, George, Mary, Elizabeth, Ursula, Mary
THE THROCKMORTON FAMILY IN AMERICA
JOHN THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-23 & TFH 1) of Norwich England; Salem, MA; Providence, RI; Throggs Neck, NY; and Middletown, NJ.
Died 1687 in
Issues: Freegift, Patience, John, JOB, Deliverence, Joseph.
JOB THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-36 & TFH 7) of
Issues: John, Joseph, JOB, Samuel, Patience, Mary
JOB THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-47 & TFH 20) of
Married - 1720 to Frances Stout.
Died 22 Feb, 1747
Issues: Sarah, Mary, John, WILLIAM, Thomas, David, Daniel, Job, Rebecca, Lewis, Joseph
WILLIAM THROCKMORTON (TFIE F-76 & TFH 46) of Freehold, NJ; Morris Co NJ; and Hampshire Co., VA.
"Throckmorton evidently gave credit to many others, which brought him later into serious monetary difficulties. ... migrated to
Died - 1780 as his name is not in the VA Census, 1782-90.
Issues: John, Hannah, Rachel, Job, William, THOMAS, Jane.
Note: At this point, TFIE differs from TFH. TFIE shows one child, William and the comment, "possibly other children."
THOMAS THROCKMORTON (TFH 101) of Morris Co., NJ.,
Born 176 ; little recorded; removed to
Married Elizabeth Cline; Removed to
Issues: Phillip, JOB, Wiley, Mary, John, Samuel, Sarah
JOB THROCKMORTON (TFH 232 & TFIE Unlocated) of Berkeley Co., VA.
Born 5 Aug, 1807, Martinsburg, Berkeley Co., VA (now WV)
Married 19 May, 1831 to Leah Hughes Lee, one of seven daughters of Thomas and Deborah Dunn Lee
Died 6 Apr, 1862
"He owned a farm and a mill near Bucklestown, Berkeley Co., during the Civil War, and the Confederates claimed that he violated orders and sold flour and feed to "the Yankees."" They took him prisoner and marched him 1140 miles up the river to Port Ro yal, VA." He was 55 at the time. "He became exhauster and ill. But Gen. "Stonewall" Jackson refused to release him and he died a few days later..."
Issues: Sarah Ann, THOMAS LEE, Rebecca Elizabeth, Mary Jane, David William, James Mellon.
Note: TFIE has two unlocated Jobs in
THOMAS LEE THROCKMORTON (TFH 523 & TFIE Unlocated) of Berkeley Co., VA and
Issues: May Louise, WILLIAM BURNS.
Note: Thomas' marriage was the final traceable entry from TFIE.
WILLIAM BURNS THROCKMORTON (TFH 934) of Berkeley Co., VA and
Married 17 Dec, 1884 to Elizabeth Hannah Sheppard Tuttle.
Issues: OAK LEE, Eliza T
OAK LEE THROCKMORTON (TFH 1306) of
Issues: VIRGINIA LEE, Helen Howe, Elizabeth LEE, Helen Howe,
Issues: Oak Lee, Floyd Nelson II, THROCK MORTON.
THROCK MORTON OSBORN of Wichita, KS; Manhattan KS; Houston, TX; New London, CT; Gales Ferry, CT; Westport, CT; Manchester, MO.
Born 24-Feb, 1944 in Wichita, KS.
Married Claudine Esther of
Issues: Tarra Edna, BRENT THROCKMORTON
BRENT THROCKMORTON OSBORN of Groton, CT; Manchester, MO; Rolla, MO.
Born 31 March, 1973 in Groton, CT.
TITLE: A Genealogical and historical account of the Throckmorton family in England and the Unted States, with brief notes on some of the allied families (TFiE), by Wycliffe Throckmorton.
Publisher: Old Dominion Press Inc., Richmond, VA; Copyright 1930
TITLE: Throckmorton Family History being the Rocord of the Throckmortons in the United States of America with cognate Branches (TFH), by Francis Grimes Sitherwood.
Publisher: Pantagraph Printing and Stationary Company of
Virginia Lee Throckmorton Osborn (VLTO) of
The books are available via microfilm loans from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints,
(Research done by Throck Morton Osborn and
updated by Brent Throckmorton. This data was found on theFamily of Matthew S.
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