GUILDFORD FAMILY

Thomas De GUILDFORD

Born: 1246

Married: ¿?

Children:

1. Richard De GUILDFORD


Richard De GUILDFORD

Born: 1277

Father: Thomas De GUILDFORD

Mother: ¿?

Married: ¿?

Children:

1. William De GUILDFORD (Sir)


William De GUILDFORD (Sir)

Born: ABT 1300

Died: AFT 1388, Hempsted, Biddenden, Kent, England

Notes: Granted Hemsted by Richard II in 1388.

Father: Richard De GUILDFORD

Mother: ¿?

Married: ¿?

Children:

1. Edward De GUILDFORD

2. John De GUILDFORD (b. 1334)


Edward De GUILDFORD

Born: 1331, Hempstead, Benenden, Kent, England

Father: William De GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: ¿?

Married: Alice SAMBOURNE (dau. of William Sambourne)

Children:

1. William De GUILDFORD (Sir)


William De GUILDFORD (Sir)

Born: ABT 1360, Hempstead, Benenden, Kent, England

Died: 1394

Notes: Arms carved in roof of cloister, Canterbury.

Father: Edward De GUILDFORD

Mother: Alice SAMBOURNE

Married: Joan De HALDEN (sole heiress of Sir John de Halden)

Children:

1. Edward De GUILDFORD

2. Son De GUILDFORD

3. Son De GUILDFORD

4. Son De GUILDFORD


Edward De GUILDFORD

Born: 1385

Notes: the name of his wife may have been Julian de Pitlesden.

Father: William De GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Joan De HALDEN

Married: Julian MARKETT (b. 1387)

Children:

1. John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

2. Anne GUILDFORD


Anne GUILDFORD

Born: 1411, Kent, England

Died: 5 Jan 1484/85, Calehill Park, Kent, England

Father: Edward De GUILDFORD

Mother: Julian MARKETT

Married: William DARELL 1432, Halden, Kent, England

Children:

1. John DARELL

2. Julian DARELL


John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Born: ABT 1424, Groombridge, Kent, England

Died: 1493

Buried: Canterbury Cathedral

Notes: of Hemsted. Comptroller of the Household of Edward IV.

Father: Edward De GUILDFORD

Mother: Julian MARKETT

Married 1: Alice WALLER (b. ABT 1424) (dau. of Sir Richard Waller and Margaret Gulby) ABT 1448 / BET 1452-1454

Children:

1. Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

2. Thomasine GUILDFORD

3. Elizabeth GUILDFORD

4. Bennet GUILDFORD

Married 2: Phillippa St. LEGER


Bennet GUILDFORD

Born: 1488, Haldan Manor, Rolvenden, Kent, England

Died: AFT 1569, Sutton, Valnce

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Alice WALLER

Married: James (John) ISAACK

Children:

1. William ISAACK (b. ABT 1500 - d. AFT 1523) (m. Margaret Haute)


Thomasine GUILDFORD

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Alice WALLER

Married: John ENGHAM

Children:

1. Phillipa ENGHAM (m. James Digges)


Elizabeth GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1453

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Alice WALLER

Married: Henry AUCHER of Losenham (son of Thomas Aucher)

Children:

1. Anne AUCHER (b. 1471 - d. 1532) (m. Walter Culpeper, Marshall of Calais)


Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Born: ABT 1455

Died: 28 Sep 1506, Jerusalem, Palestine

Notes: Knight of the Garter. A trusty councillor of Henry VII; died on a Pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Alice WALLER

Married 1: Anne De PYMPE (b. ABT 1459) (dau. of John De Pympe and Phillippa St. Leger)

Children:

1. Edward GUILDFORD (Sir)

2. Fredeswith GUILDFORD

3. Phillippa GUILDFORD

4. Maria GUILDFORD

5. Elizabeth GUILDFORD

6. George GUILDFORD

Married 2: Jane VAUX 1489

Children:

7. Henry GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)


Fredeswith GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1480, Oxford, England

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

Married: Mathew BROWNE (Sir) ABT 1506

Children:

1. Henry BROWNE

2. Jane BROWNE

3. George BROWNE

¿4. Joan BROWNE?

¿5. Elizabeth BROWNE?


Phillippa GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1480, Oxford, England

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

Married: John GAGE of Firle Place (Sir Knight) 14 Apr 1502

Children:

1. John GAGE

2. William GAGE (b. ABT 1506)

3. Robert GAGE of Haling

4. Alice GAGE

5. Dau. GAGE

6. Cecilia GAGE

7. Anne GAGE

8. Edward GAGE (Sir Knight)

9. James GAGE


Maria GUILDFORD

Born: 1487, Oxfordshire, England

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

Married: William HAWTE (Sir Knight)

Children:

1. Jane HAWTE (b. 1522, Bishopsbourne and Wavering, England) (m. Sir Thomas Wyatt)


Elizabeth GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1490, Hempstead, Kent, England

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

Married 1: Thomas ISLEY of Sundridge (Sir) ABT 1510, Guildford, Surrey, England

Children:

1. Mary ISLEY (b. 1512 - d. 1596) (m. William Shirley)

2. Elizabeth ISLEY (b. 1510 - d. AFT 1566) (m.1 Richard Hill - m.2 Sir John Mason)

3. Henry ISLEY (Sir)

Married 2: Richard SHIRLEY of Wiston (b. BEF 1477 - d. 1540) (son of Ralph Shirley and Joan Bellingham) 28 Jun 1525


Henry GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Born: ABT 1478 / 1489

Died: 1532

Notes: Knight of the Garter. Held several high offices in the household of Henry VIII, included that of Comptroller, as indicated by the staff held by him in his portrait.

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Jane VAUX

Married 1: Mary BRYAN

Married 2: Mary WOTTON (dau. of Sir Robert Wotton of Boughton Malherbe and Anne Belknap) (m.2 Sir Gawen Carew)

Sir Henry Guildford

Hans Holbein the Younger 1527

Royal Collection, Windsor Castle

Sir Henry Guildford

Hans Holbein the Younger 1527

Royal Collection, Windsor Castle

Mary Wotton

Hans Holbein the Younger 1527

Royal Collection, Windsor Castle

Mary Wotton

Hans Holbein the Younger 1527

St. Louis Art Museum


Edward GUILDFORD (Sir)

Born: 1474, Offington, Sussex, England

Died: Jun 1534

Notes: Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports.

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

Married: Eleanor WEST

Children:

1. Jane GUILDFORD (D. Northumberland)


Jane GUILDFORD (D. Northumberland)

Born: 1500

Died: 15 Jan 1554/55

Buried: 22 Jan 1554/55, Chelsea Church

Notes: See her Biography.

Father: Edward GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Eleanor WEST

Married: John DUDLEY (1° D. Northumberland) ABT 1520

Children:

1. Henry DUDLEY (Sir)

2. Thomas DUDLEY (b. 1526 - d. 1528)

3. John DUDLEY (2° E. Warwick)

4. Ambrose DUDLEY (3° E. Warwick)

5. Henry DUDLEY

6. Robert DUDLEY (1° E. Leicester)

7. Guildford DUDLEY

8. Jane DUDLEY

9. Mary DUDLEY

10. Catherine DUDLEY (C. Huntingdon)

11. Charles DUDLEY (b. 1537 - d. 1542)

12. Temperance DUDLEY (d. 1552)


George GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1470

Father: Richard GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Anne De PYMPE

¿Married 1: Elizabeth HOWARD?

Married 2: Elizabeth MORTIMER (dau. of Robert Mortimer and Isabel Howard)

Children:

1. John GUILDFORD (Sir)

2. Mary GUILDFORD

Married 3: Dorothy COPLEY (dau. of Sir Roger Copley and Jane (Anne) Hoo)


Mary GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1501

Died: ABT 1550

Father: George GUILDFORD

Mother: Elizabeth MORTIMER

Married: Owen WEST ABT 1525

Children:

1. Mary WEST

2. Anne WEST


John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Born: ABT 1510

Died: ABT 1570

Notes: See his Biography.

Father: George GUILDFORD

Mother: Elizabeth MORTIMER

Married 1: Barbara WEST ABT 1525

Children:

1. Henry GUILDFORD

2. Jane GUILDFORD

3. George GUILDFORD

4. Elizabeth GUILDFORD

5. Mary GUILDFORD

6. James GUILDFORD

7. Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

8. Dorothy GUILDFORD

9. Anne GUILDFORD

10. Barbara GUILDFORD

Married 2: Mary FITZWILLIAM AFT 1549

Children:

11. Richard GUILDFORD


Henry GUILDFORD

Born: Artcliffe, Kent, England

Died: 16 Jan 1594/95

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST


Dorothy GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1534, Hempsted, near Biddenden, Kent, England

Died: 29 Mar 1584

Buried: 29 Mar 1584, Chislehurst, Kent, England

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST

Married: Thomas WALSINGHAM (Sir Knight) ABT 1558, Hemsted, Near Benenden, Kent, England

Children:

1. Edmund WALSINGHAM (Esq.)

2. Guildford WALSINGHAM (Esq.)

3. Catherine WALSINGHAM

4. Barbara WALSINGHAM

5. Francis WALSINGHAM (chr. 18 Oct 1561)

6. Frideswide WALSINGHAM

7. Thomas WALSINGHAM of Scadbury (Sir Knight)

8. Mary WALSINGHAM

9. James WALSINGHAM (chr. 12 Jan 1564/65 - bur. 4 Feb 1566)

10. Frances WALSINGHAM (b. ABT 1577 - d. unmd)

11. Elizabeth WALSINGHAM (b. 1581)

12. Dorothy WALSINGHAM (b. ABT 1542)

13. Anne WALSINGHAM (b. ABT 1570)

14. Jane WALSINGHAM (b. ABT 1574 - d. unmd)


Mary GUILDFORD

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST

Married: George HARLAKENDEN


Jane GUILDFORD

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST

Married: Robert CRANMER


Anne GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1549

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST

Married 1: Walter MAYNE BEF 1570

Married 2: Levin BUFKIN ABT 1570


Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Born: ABT 1535, Hempstead, Kent, England

Died: Jun 1575

Notes: See his Biography.

Father: John GUILDFORD (Sir)

Mother: Barbara WEST

Married: Elizabeth SHELLEY (b. 1533 - d. AFT 1575) (dau. of John Shelley and Mary Fitzwilliam) ABT 1556

Children:

1. Elizabeth GUILDFORD

2. Henry GUILDFORD

3. Barbara GUILDFORD

4. Mary GUILDFORD


Elizabeth GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1560

Died: AFT 1566

Father: Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Elizabeth SHELLEY

Married: Thomas GAGE ABT 1576, Firle, Sussex, England

Children:

1. John GAGE (Bt.)

2. Mary GAGE

3. Elizabeth GAGE


Barbara GUILDFORD

Born: 1563

Died: 20 Jun 1641

Buried: St. Martin's-in-the-Fields

Father: Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Elizabeth SHELLEY

Married 1: Thomas HENEAGE of Hainton (Sir)

Children:

1. George HENEAGE of Hainton (Sir)

2. Martha HENEAGE

3. Jane HENEAGE

4. Mary HENEAGE

5. Guildford HENEAGE (b. 27 Sep 1593, East Barkwith)

6. Henry HENEAGE (b. 31 Jul 1594, Sixhills Grange)

7. William HENEAGE

Married 2: Thomas ELLIOT (Sir) 1622


Mary GUILDFORD

Born: ABT 1552

Died: BEF 1632

Father: Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Elizabeth SHELLEY

Married 1: John BAKER of Cranbrook

Married 2: John SYDENHAM (d. 30 Nov 1625) (son of John Sydenham and Grace Godolphin)

Children:

1. John SYDENHAM (b. 1589 - d. 10 Mar 1626) (m. Alice Hoby)

2. George SYDENHAM (d. 1615)

3. Ralph SYDENHAM of Sherwell (m. Mary Hill)

4. Frances SYDENHAM (d. 15 Feb 1665) (m. Edward Paston)

Married 3: Andrew GREY


Henry GUILDFORD

Born: 1566

Notes: of Hemstead Place, Kent.

Father: Thomas GUILDFORD (Sir Knight)

Mother: Elizabeth SHELLEY

Married: Elizabeth SOMERSET 8 Nov 1596, Essex House



Edward GUILDFORD

Born: 1611

Married: Catherine PETRE


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