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Throckmorton, of Tortworth, co. Gloucester (E Baronet, 1611 - 1682)
Creation: let.pat. 29 Jun 1611
Extinct: Jun 1682
Family name: Throckmorton
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Sir William Throckmorton, 1st Bt.
son and heir of Sir Thomas Throckmorton, of Tortworth, co. Gloucester, by his first wife Elizabeth Berkeley, dau. of Sir Richard Berkeley, of Stoke
Cicely Baynham (b. c. 1586), 1st dau. and cohrss. of Thomas Baynham, of Clowerwell in Newland, co. Glouceser, by his wife Mary Winter, dau. of Sir William Winter, of Lydney, co. Gloucester
children by first wife
1. Sir Baynham Throckmorton, 2nd Bt.
2. Sir Nicholas Throckmorton, of Hewelsfield, co. Gloucester (d. June 1664), mar., and had issue:
1a. Sir William Throckmorton, 4th Bt.
1a. ..... Throckmorton
2a. ..... Throckmorton
3a. ..... Throckmorton
1. Hannah Throckmorton, mar. as his second wife John Johnson, of Ayscoughfee Hall (bur. 10 Mar 1666/7), and had issue
18 Jul 1628 (bur. at Newland, co. Gloucester)
29 Jun 1611 a Baronet of England, styled "of Tortworth, co. Gloucester"
son by first wife
suc. his father 1607; knighted 1608
Sir Baynham Throckmorton, 2nd Bt.
c. 1626 Margaret Hopton, sister and cohrss. of Ralph [Hopton], 1st Baron Hopton, dau. of Robert Hopton, of Witham, co. Somerset, by his wife Jane Kemeys, dau. of Rowland Kemeys
1. Sir Baynham Throckmorton, 3rd Bt.
28 May 1664 (bur. at St Margaret's, Westminster)
Sir Baynham Throckmorton, 3rd Bt.
in or before 1661 Mary Garton (b. c. 1637; dspm. 2 Apr 1666; bur. at Newland, co. Gloucester), dau. and hrss. of Giles Garton, of Billingshurst, co. Sussex
only child by first wife
1. ..... Throckmorton, mar. Capt ..... Grimshaw
11 Dec 1669 Katharine Edgcumbe (b. c. 1650; d. 1685), dau. of Piers Edgcumbe, of Mount Edgcumbe, co. Devon, by his wife Mary Glanville, dau. of Sir John Glanville, of Broadclyst, co. Devon
only child by second wife
1. Katherine Throckmorton, mar. Thomas Wyld MP, a Commissioner of the Revenue in Ireland
s.p.m. betw. 16 Jul 1680 and 3 Feb 1681/2
Member of Parliament for Gloucestershire 1656-58 and 1664-69, and for Wotton Bassett 1660; knighted 1660
Sir William Throckmorton, 4th Bt.
Jun 1682 (bur. at St Margaret's, Westminster
admitted to the Inner Temple 1681; killed in a duel
On the death of the 4th Baronet the Baronetcy of Throckmorton of Tortworth, co. Gloucester, became extinct.
First written 5 Mar 2013
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