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|The Stuart Period||The Restoration Period||Cayton origins||Thomas of Bridlington|
|Hunmanby connections||Filey connections||Bridlington connections||Bridlington Quay connection|
|The House of Blois||Gilbert of Venables|
|Source: Ormerod's 'Parentelia' and 'The Victoria
History of the County of Cheshire'.
Many links are speculative and are shown by dotted lines. It is not always possible to establish who is brother to whom. Dates have been established from events and are recorded in century blocks, separated by a grey horizontal line.
|Centre: The arms granted to
Thomas (Auditor) Crompton LLD in 1591
An alternative Crompton arms are described as a red shield with two wavy horizontal lines through the centre. In the lower half and upper left quarter are three rampant lions and upper right quarter a crescent moon. The crest above the shield is the traditional knight's visor and helmet upon which is a sitting hunting dog.
Caution: The Victoria History of the County of Lancashire (VCH) speculates that several families who settled Crompton used de Crompton as their 'family' name.
Families who may have taken the name de Crompton and later Crompton de Traffords Chethams dela Legh Chaddertons . . . . . .
1200 Ellis . . | . . Adam de Crompton . . b. . . d. . . | . . m. Margery . . | . . |=========|=========|===========|=========|=======|| . . William Brun Jordan Richard Robert Simon . b.-1245 b.-1245 b.-1245 b.-1245 b.-1245 b.-1245 . d.+1317 (Dobbe) . | | | . |=======|| |=======|| |=======|| . Adam William Hugh de Legh . de Crompton .
1300 | Geoffrey | Adam d.-1324 | m.Cecily | John . .
. No established links Thomas . | . |=========|=======|| . Alexander Thomas . ********* d...jul1393 . | . Thomas . b.1377
1400 . | . Oliver . b.1428 . | John Roger Abt.1451 b.1445 . | Several generations of Johns Thomas . b.1463
1500 John d.-1502 | m. Johanna | |=======|| John of Farnworth in Prestolee, Lancashire | m. Katherine Hulton | |=======|| John a clothier of Prestolee and London | m.27may....Anne dau. Ralph Assheton of Great lever | |================|===========================|===============|| John of Beverley Dr Thomas LLD of Driffield Richard of Hacking b. b. ....~1556 b. d.~1604 d.-10sep1601 d.-1598 (Will proved Chester)
|This page was created by Richard Crompton
and maintained by Chris Glass
Updated 10 April 2020