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Families covered: Thwenge of Heworth, Thwenge of Kilton Castle, Thwenge of Rotsea, Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (Over Helmsley)
[Some of the upper section of this page was previously in Thweng1. It was moved here to facilitate expansion.]

Sir Marmaduke Thwenge of Over Helmsley
m. (1344) Agnes Horton (dau of Sir John Horton)
1. Thomas Thwenge (d(sps?) 1384)
  m. Alice Bigod (dau of Sir Ralph Bigod of Setrington)
A. William Thwenge (d(vp?)sp)
2. William Thwenge of Over Helmsley (a 1360)
  m. Alice Nesam (dau of William nesam)
  A. Walter Thwenge of Over Helmsley (a 1438)
  m. Margaret de la See (dau of Bryan de la See)
i. George Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (d before 30.05.1493, 2nd son)
  m. (1442) ?? Lepton (dau of Thomas Lepton of Kepwick by dau of Sir Thomas Gower of Stittenham)
  a. Marmaduke Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (d before 05.6.1520)
  m. Dorothy Redmayne (dau of Thomas Redmayne of Bossall)
  (1) George Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (b 1501/1512, d before 20.12.1560)
m. Anne Thwaytes (dau of William Thwaytes of Marston by Elizabeth Redmayne)
  (A) John Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (d 1578)
  m. Maud or Madlyn Grimston (dau of Thomas Grimston of Grimston by Elizabeth Girlington)
  (i) Marmaduke Thwenge of Upper Helmsley (b 1560, d 01.09.1589)
  m. Ann Reddish (a 1599, dau of John Reddish of Reddish)
  (a) Marmaduke Thwenge (b 1589 (postumous), d 03.06.1593)
  (b) Margery Thwenge (b 01.06.1588, d 23.09.1633)
  m1. (28.12.1605) George Wilmer of Stratford-le-Bow (d 05.1626)
  m2. Henry Fairfax (a 1636, son of Viscount Thomas)
  (ii) Elizabeth Thwenge
  m. William Forster of Stokesley (son of John of Everswick)
(iii)+ other issue - William (a 1584), Anne, Margery
  (B) Thomas Thwenge of Heworth (a 1585)
  m. Jane Kellett 'of York' (d before 04.05.1580, dau of Richard Kellett of Heworth by Elizabeth)
  (i) William Thwenge of Heworth & Muston (d before 15.10.1636)
  m. Jane Ormsby (dau of Richard Ormsby of Leigh)
(a) George Thwenge of Heworth & Kilton Castle (b 1600, a 1649)
  m. Ann Gascoigne (dau of Sir John Gascoigne of Barnbow & Parlington, Bart)
  ((1)) Alphonsus Thwenge of Kilton Castle & Heworth
  m. (1649) Frances Vavasour (dau of Sir Thomas Vavasour of Haslewood, Bart, by Ursula Giffard)
  ((A)) Thomas Thwenge of Kilton Castle & Heworth (d befoer 30.05.1678)
  m. (24.10.1670) Jane Cradock (dau of Sir Joseph Cradock of Richmond, m2. George Tocketts of Tocketts, m3. Theophilus Young)
  ((i)) Anne Thwenge (dsp 07.09.1719)
  m1. Chichester Graham of Kilton (a 1691, son of Sir Richard)
  m2. William Tullie of Kilton Castle (b 1658-9, dsp 27.04.1741)
  ((ii)) Jane Thwenge (b 1659, d 12.12.1685)
  ((2)) Leonard Thwenge of Handale Abbey (b 1619) had issue
  m. Anne
  ((3)) Ferdinando Thwenge
  m. Mary Longley (dau of Richard Longley, widow of Sir Brian Stapleton of Hurst Courtney)
  ((4))+ other issue (a 1670) - Thomas, Albert, Frederick, Katherine, Ellen
  (b) Edward Thwenge of Heworth (d before 27.04.1671)
  m. (1626) Beatrice Todd of Helmsley (a 1671)
  ((1)) William Thwenge of Heworth (d before 10.10.1700)
  m. Anne
  ((A)) William Thwenge of Heworth (dsp before 24.9.1722)
  ((B)) Catherine Thwenge (dsp)
  m. Joseph Sellor
  ((C)) Anne Thwenge
  m. _ Hawkins of Osbaldwick
  ((i)) Ssuan Hawkins (b 1706, d 06.08.1773)
  m. Edward Thwenge, Sheriff of York (d 25.11.1775)
  ((D))+ other issue - Laurence (dsp), Thomas (dsp), Bridget (dsp), Susan
  ((2)) Edward Thwenge of York (bur 22.10.1701)
  m. Margaret (bur 05.10.1718)
  ((A)) Henry Thwenge (bpt 20.03.1657, bur 09.11.1743, 2nd son)
  ((i)) Edward Thwenge of York, Sheriff (d 25.11.1775)
  m. Susan Hawkins of Osbaldwick (b 1706, d 06.08.1773)
  ((a)) George Thwenge
  m. Mary Rotten of Derbyshire
  (((1)))+ issue - Alphonsus, George, Charlotte, Grace
  ((b)) William Thwenge (bur 13.04.1744)
  ((ii))+ other issue - James (dsp), George, Dorothy
  ((B))+ other issue - Henry (bpt 14.01.1656), James (bpt 25.10.1659, bur 26.11.1732), Richard (bpt 10.01.1663), George (bpt 20.12.1663, d before 07.02.1740), Dorothie (bpt 22.08.1675, d unm 25.01.1755)
  ((3))+ other issue - Augustus (bur 08.04.1692), Thomas of Heworth (dsp)
  (c) Albert Thwenge
  m. _ Brown of York
  ((1)) Jane Thwenge in Hammersmith
  (d) Frederick Thwenge (dsp, youngest son?)
m. ?? (widow of Sir Philip Stapilton of Wartre who d 08.1647)
  (e) Anne Thwenge
  m1. Hungate Fairfax of Dunsley (dsp 12.05.1638)
  m2. (1638) Matthew Gale of Accomb (a 1663)
  (f)+ other issue - Thomas (priest), Ferdinando
  (ii) Robert Thwenge of Newhaigh (a 1616, youngest son?)
  m. Bridget
  (iii) Thomasine Thwenge
  m. Thomas Beilby of Micklethwaite Grange (d 1637)
  (iv) Elizabeth Thwenge
  m. Thomas Metham of Barnhill (b 1566, son of Thomas by Isabel, dau of Cuthbert Pepper of Long Cowton)
  (v) Marie Thwenge (bur 09.04.1616)
  m. Richard Dawson of Heworth (d before 26.01.1603)
  (vi)+ other issue - Edward (d 26.7.1600, priest), George (d before 04.06.1623), Thomas (bur 26.07.1619), Anne, Edith
  (C) Francis Thwenge (youngest son?)
  (i)+ issue (a 1619) - William of Heslerton, George of Heslerton
  (D) Margery Thwenge
  m. Robert Thornton of East Newton in Rydale (d befoer 24.04.1572, son of William by Margaret Leigh of Shropshire)
  (E) Katharine Thwenge
  Walker shows that this Katharine married twice, later to Ralph Thwenge but first to Ralph Grey (d 1552, son of Henry of Barton). However, Walker also shows the wife of Ralph Thwenge 2 generations earlier (named Elizabeth) whilst Foster shows this Katherine as married only to Ralph Thwenge.
  m. Ralph Thwenge of East Heslerton, later of Potter Brompton (d 31.08.1559, son of Bartholomew of East Heslerton who d 30.04.1544)
(F) Jane Thwenge (bur 07.6.1595)
  m. Robert Wythes of Copgrove
  (G)+ other issue - Robert in York (d before 29.10.1566), Ingram, Anne
  (2) Christopher Thwenge of Huggate (Huggot) on ye Wolde (a 1584)
  (A) Isabel Thwenge
  (B) Katherine Thwenge
  m. James Conyers
(3)+ other issue - Anthony, Dorothy (nun), Isabel
  b. Isabel Thwenge (a 1534, prioress of Nunburnhome Priory)
  c. Elizabeth Thwenge
  m. Ralph Grey (d 1552, son of Henry of Barton, m2. Margaret Bulmer)
  ii. daughter
  m. Thomas Musarde or Mustarde alias Fowford
  iii. daughter
  m. _ Dawtree
  iv.+ other issue - Marmaduke (dvpsp 1434), Robert, John (dsp)
  B. William Thwenge (dsp)
3. Thomas Thwenge (dsp, 2nd of the name)
  m. _ Hough (dau of Hugh Hough of Hough)
4. Joan Thwenge (d 1384)
  m. Sir William St. Quintin of Harpham (d 1349)



Walker starts this section with siblings whose parent we show as ...
?? Thwenge
1. Marmaduke Thwenge of Rotsea (d before 10.12.1509)
  A. Richard Thwenge of Rotsea (d 09.1540)
  m. Margaret
  i. Edmond Thwenge of Rotsea (d before 11.01.1583)
m. Ann Middleton (dau of Thomas Middleton of Spofforth by Margaret Gascoigne)
  a. Marmaduke Thwenge of Rotsea (a 1612)
  m. Dorothy Appleby of Nottinghamshire
  (1) Bartholomew Thwenge of Rotsea (b 1590, a 1616)
  m. Rachel (a 1616)
  (2) Marmaduke Thwenge of Rotsea 'of Weaverthorpe' (a 1612)
  m. Thomasine
  (A) Jane Thwenge
  m. Richard Hildyard of Routh & Weaverthorpe (son of Martin of Winestead by Emma Rudston)
  (3) Ann Thwenge
  m. Marmaduke Johnson
  (4)+ other issue - Ralph, Elizabeth, Dorothy
  b. John Thwenge (a 1620)
  m. Helen
  c. Robert Thwenge
  ii. Marmaduke Thwenge
  m. Agnes Constable (dau of Thomas Constable of New Malton by Elenore)
  iii. Margery Thwenge (a 1566)
  B. Dionis Thwenge
  m. Richard Sampson of Sheriff Hutton (d before 18.05.1536)
  C.+ other issue - Hugh, William (priest), Bartholomew of Wyverthorpe (d 08.02.1548), Alison
2.+ other issue - Alison, Matilda, Isabel, Elizabeth

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : Walker's Yorkshire Pedigrees (1942, Thwenge of Over Helmsley), the section on 'Families of Thwenge and Wilmer' within Commoners (vol 2, Field of Heaton), Visitation (Foster 1875, Yorkshire, 1584/5+1612, Thweng of Over Helmsley)
(2) For lower section : Walker's Yorkshire Pedigrees (1942, Thwenge of Rotsea)
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