Walter Hungerford, I
|Birthplace:||Hungerford, Berkshire, England|
|Death:||Died in Wiltshire, England UK|
|Cause of death:||Died after 1308|
|Managed by:||Private User|
About Sir Walter I de Hungerford
His ancestry is speculative. He was almost certainly connected in some way to the earlier generations of this family, but the precise connection is unknown.
Walter I Hungerford
Title Sir - Source - Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999 Page: 2508
Alternative name - Walter de Hungerford
Approximate/Suggested Birthdate 1230
Birthplace - Hungerford, Berkshire, England
Sibling Sister de Hungerford born 1233 m. Andrew de Willey according to Jim Weber
Marriage before 1280 to Maud de Heytesbury, daughter and heir of Sir John Heytesbury, thereby became settled at Heytesbury, in Wiltshire;
Burke's Peerage - Walter (I) de Hungerford; married Maude de Heytesbury. [Burke's Peerage]
Child Sir Walter II de Hungerford b. ca. 1280 Hungerford, Berkshire.
Died Not known
"WALTER (I) de HUNGERFORD; married Maude de Heytesbury and had: WALTER (II) de HUNGERFORD; fl 1308; had: ..."
- The Hungerford Family by Dennis Martin (see attached documents at Hungerford project)
1186 (approx) Walter de Hungerford m Maude de Heytesbury.
"The Hungerford family was living in the town after which they were named as early as 1160, when there is mention of Everard de Hungerford. (There is no record of his birth date).
A Walter de Hungerford was Baron Hopgrass, the local estate which still retains the name today.
However, by the late 13th century they were more associated with the adjoining county of Wiltshire, where Walter Hungerford (1230-c1308) married Maud Heytersbury, the heiress of the Heytersbury estates near Warminster".
G23 7605544 ~1290, Walter born in Wiltshire, England, s/o §Walter de Hungerford & Maud Heytersbury.
Page 331. Reference to R.C. Hoare’s Hungerfordiana “We hear of an Everard de Hungerford, in 1160, and of a William de Hungerford, Abbot of Waverley, who died in 1276, but I cannot trace the descent of this family for a certainty till the time of Walter de Hungerford who married Maud, daughter of John de Hetesbury; and thereby became settled at Heytesbury, in Wiltshire. Here then I must commence my account of this family, so distinguished in after-times, and so fortunate in its intermarriages with many heiresses”.
- A Genealogical History of the Dormant: Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct ... By Sir Bernard Burke
Page 291 HUNGERFORD-BARONS HUNGERFORD. By Writ of Summons, dated 7 January, 1426. Linneage Walter de HUNGERFORD, who m Maud de Heytesbury, was father of Walter de HUNGERFORD, living A.D. 1308, who had two sons, Robert and Walter
- THE STRIPLING THAMES by Fred S Thacker (1909) (See extract above)
…there lived a Walter, who married into the Heytesbury estates (the Hungerford way) late in the thirteenth century, and thus virtually founded the family.
- Visitation of Gloucestershire 1623 - Start page 87.
Sir Walter Hungerford Knt = Maud d. and heire of John Hetsbury [Sr John Hetesburye Knt – Harl,1041]
- D: I11184
.*Name: Walter de HUNGERFORD , Sir  -Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999, Page: 2508
- Birth: 1230 in Hungerford, Newbury, Berkshire, England
Note: Walter (I) de Hungerford; married Maude de Heytesbury. [Burke's Peerage]
Father: Walter de HUNGERFORD, Sir b: 1186 in Hungerford, Newbury, Berkshire, England
- Marriage 1 Maud Heiress de HEYTESBURY b: 1255 in Heytesbury, Warminster, Wiltshire, England
- Walter de HUNGERFORD & Heytesbury, Sir b: 1280 in Hungerford, Newbury, Berkshire, England
Not on these References
• Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700
- http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/HUNGERFORD.htm#Walter De HUNGERFORD2
Sir Walter I de Hungerford's Timeline
Heytesbury, Wiltshire, England
The birthdate for Walter II Hungerford is not known for certain. He was living in 1308 according to Burke's Peerage - "fl 1308; "
Wiltshire, England UK