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Thomas Davenport, of Henbury

Birthplace: Henbury, Cheshire East, UK
Death: Died in Henbury, Cheshire, , England
Immediate Family:

Son of Hugh Thomas Davenport of Henbury and Margaret Davenport (Bostock)
Husband of Margery Maisterson and Margery Davenport (Legh)
Father of Richard Davenport and Hugh de Davenport, of Henbury
Brother of Margaret Hardman (Davenport) and Hugh de Davenport

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About Thomas Davenport, of Henbury

  • 'Thomas Davenport
  • 'M, b. circa 1440, d. circa 1517
  • Father Hugh Davenport b. c 1420, d. c 16 Feb 1483
  • Mother Joan Wooton b. c 1420
  • ' Thomas Davenport was born circa 1440 at of Henbury, Cheshire, England. He married Margery Mainwaring, daughter of Ralph le Mainwaring and Margaret Savage, circa 1460. Thomas Davenport died circa 1517.
  • 'Family Margery Mainwaring b. c 1440
  • Children
    • Thomas Davenport+ b. c 1460, d. a 1525
    • Matilda (Margaret) Davenport+ b. c 1467
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  • 'A history and genealogy of the Davenport family, in England and America, from A. D. 1086 to 1850 .. (1851)
  • Issue of Sir John Davenport, (No. 38.)
  • (41.) II. Thomas Davenport, ancestor of the Davenports of Henbury, named 1st, in the Henbury entail, 1366, and 3d, in the Woodford entail, 1371. He married Margaret,
  • daughter of Hugh Venables, who was afterwards married to Sir William Newport.
  • Issue of Thomas Davenport, (No. 41.)
    • (45.) I. Hugh Davenport of Henbury, who married for his first wife, Ellen, daughter of William Massey, Esq. She was the mother of his issue. His second wife was Jane, daughter of Sir Thomas Whootton of , Chester, knight, Inq. post mortem, 1418.
    • Issue of Hugh Davenport, (No. 45.)
      • ' (47.) I. Thomas Davenport, of Henbury, who married Margery, daughter of Randle Mainwaring of Carincham.
      • (48.) II. Margery Davenport, who married Ralph Davenport of Davenport.
      • (49.) III. Margaret Davenport, married Randle Mainwaring of Carincham.
      • (50.) IV. Parnell Davenport, married William Somerford of Somerford.
      • (51.) V. William Davenport.
      • (52.) VI. John Davenport.
      • ' Issue of Thomas Davenport, (No. 47.)
        • (53.) I. Thomas Davenport of Henbury, married Katharine, daughter of Sir John Ratcliffe, knight.
        • (54.) II. Parnell Davenport, married Robert Downes, of Worth.
        • (55.) III. Agnes Davenport, married William Ward of Capesthorne.
        • (56.) IV. William Davenport.
        • (57.) V. John Davenport.
        • (58.) VI. Richard Davenport, who appears from the pedigrees to have first removed to the County of Northampton, adjoining Warwickshire, and then to have settled at Coventry, in the latter County, about the year 1510. His wife was a daughter of ..... . Venables.
        • (59.) VII. Ralph Davenport, of Boughton, living in 1542.*
    • * Boughton lies in the immediate suburbs of Chester, a part of it forming a continuation of the streets of that city. The principal manor of this place became the property of Ralph Davenport, youngest son of Thomas Davenport, Esq., of Henbury, from whom it descended as follows : Hugh Davenport, son of Ralph, living in 1589; William, who died in 1621 ; Hugh, who died without issue in 1634, when Jane Davenport, aunt of Hugh, brought the manor of Boughton, by marriage, to Thomas Hand merchant, of Chester, from whom it descended to his son Thomas Hand, of Chester and Boughton, gent., whose daughter Mary married Hugh Folkes, from whom the estate passed to Robert Folkes, and then to their daughter Mary, who married William Currie of Chester, M.D., who died in 1813.
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(Ormerod) Son and heir of his father, he was 12 in 3 Henry V; fl. 1430, 1436, 1443.  Shown as married in 1413.   Chart shows a probable 2nd son, John, who was brother of Hugh; fl. in 1485.
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Henbury, Cheshire East, UK
Age 25
Henbury, Cheshire, England
Age 39
Henbury, Cheshire, , England