Thomas Hilton, Kt. (1514 - 1561)

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Nicknames: "Lord Hilton"
Birthplace: Yorkshire, England
Death: Died in Yorkshire, England
Managed by: Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy, Vol. Curator
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About Thomas Hilton, Kt.

HILTON, Sir Thomas (by 1500-59), of Hilton, co. Dur.

b. by 1500, 1st s. of Sir William Hilton, de jure 9th Lord Hilton, by Sybil, da. of Thomas Lumley of Lumley. m. (1) by 29 Oct. 1521, Elizabeth (d. 15 Apr. 1543), da. and coh. of John Clervaux of Croft, Yorks.; (2) Anne, da. of Sir Clement Harleston of South Ockendon, Essex, wid. of Nicholas Lambert of Owlton, co. Dur.; (3) Elizabeth (d. Mar. 1545), da. and h. of Sir Henry Boynton of Sedbury, Yorks., wid. of Sir Henry Gascoigne of Sedbury; (4) Agnes, da. and h. of John Ifield, wid. of Matthew Baxter of Newcastle. Kntd. 25 Sept. 1523; suc. fa. as de jure 10th Lord by 1537.

From: http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1509-1558/member/hilton-sir-thomas-1500-59

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Sir Thomas Hilton (by 1500-1559) was an English politician.


He was the eldest son of Sir William Hilton, de jure 9th Lord Hilton. He was knighted in 1523 and succeeded his father as de jure 10th Lord Hilton by 1537.


He was appointed High Sheriff of Durham for 1532-33 and 1533–34 and High Sheriff of Northumberland for 1543-44 and 1549-50.


He was a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Northumberland in 1547.[1]


He married four times: firstly Elizabeth, the daughter and coheiress of John Clervaux of Croft, Yorkshire; secondly Anne, the daughter of Sir Clement Harleston of South Ockendon, Essex, and widow of Nicholas Lambert of Owlton, County Durham; thirdly Elizabeth, the daughter and heiress of Sir Henry Boynton of Sedbury, Yorkshire and widow of Sir Henry Gascoigne of Sedbury; and fourthly Agnes, the daughter and heiress of John Ifield and widow of Matthew Baxter of Newcastle.

References

From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Hilton_(by_1500-59)

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  • HILTON, Sir William (d.1600), of Hilton Castle, co. Dur. and Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumb.
  • 1st s. of 'William Hilton, who was bro. and h. of Sir Thomas Hilton†, baron of Hilton', by Margaret, da. of Sir James Metcalfe of Nappa in Wensleydale, Yorks. educ. Peterhouse, Camb. 1555. m. 1558, Anne, da. of Sir John York of Gouthwaite, Yorks., 3s. 1da. suc. fa. 1562. Kntd. 1570.
  • From: http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1558-1603/member/hilton-sir-william-1600
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Sir Thomas Hilton, Kt.'s Timeline

1514
1514
Yorkshire, England
1521
October 29, 1521
Age 7
1544
1544
Age 30
1561
January 17, 1561
Age 47
Yorkshire, England
1943
April 3, 1943
Age 47
October 22, 1943
Age 47
1945
March 14, 1945
Age 47
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