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Adam de Houghton, IV

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Birthplace: Mollington, Banastre, Cheshire, England
Death: Died in Preston, Lancashire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Richard de Hoghton, MP and Sybil de Lea, Lady of Mollington
Husband of Phillippa Adam Houghton and Ellen Venables
Father of Agnes Houghton; Sir Henry de Hoghton, of Leagram; Sir Richard de Hoghton, Knight; Sybill de Brancestre and Alice de Houghton
Brother of Sibyl de Hoghton and Katherine de Houghton

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About Adam de Houghton, IV

Sir Adam de Hoghton 1345-1385, son of Sir Richard de Hoghton and Sybilla de Lea. Represented the County of Lancashire in Parliaments 1348, 1363, 1365 and 1383 and helped build Lancaster Castle with 200 oak trees from the estate. Went abroad with John, Earl of Richmond 1359.

  • Parents: Sir Richard de Houghton & Sybell de Lea

Married

  1. Phillipa b: ABT 1320 in England
  2. after 1342 to Ellen Venables b: ABT 1316 in Kinderton cum Hulme, Northwich, Cheshire, England

Children of Philipa

  1. Henry de Hoghton of Leagram. Married Joan de Radcliffe b: ABT 1365. Daughter of Richard Radcliffe of Ordsall & Maud (Matilda) de Legh
  2. Richard de Hoghton MP Sheriff of Lancashire b: ABT 1342 in Lea Hall, Preston, Lancashire, England. Married Johanna Radcliffe b: ABT 1353. Daughter of Richard Radcliffe of Ordsall & Sibyl de Clitheroe.

Children of Ellen Venables

  1. Sibella de Houghton b abt 1345 in Lea Hall. Married William Banastre of Bretherton & Croston.

Notes

  1. Adam de Hoghton; MP Lancs 1348, 1363 and 1365; accompanied Edward III's invasion of France 1359. [Burke's Peerage]
  2. from "The Pedigree of de Hoghton of Hoghton Tower", Visitors Information Brochure (nice place to visit):

Sources

  • Shurtleff Genealogy pub 1917, Vol 1 pg 146
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Adam De Houghton IV's Timeline

1310
1310
Mollington, Banastre, Cheshire, England
1328
1328
Age 18
Samlesbury,Lancastershire,,England
1340
1340
Age 30
Lancashire, England
1345
1345
Age 35
Croston, Lancashire, England
1353
1353
Age 43
Lancashire, , England
1358
1358
Age 48
Houghton, Lancashire, England
1360
1360
Age 50
Hoghton, Lancashire, , England
1380
1380
Age 70
Lancashire, England
1386
1386
Age 76
Preston, Lancashire, England
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