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Catherine Hinton (Palmer)

Birthplace: Yetminster, Dorset, England
Death: Died in Chilton Foliet, Wiltshire, England
Place of Burial: Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Palmer, Knight; William Palmer, of Parham and Elizabeth Bromley
Wife of Sir Thomas Hinton; Sir Thomas Hinton, MP, of Earlscote and Sir Thomas Hinton
Mother of Mary Frances Hinton; Sir Anthony Hinton, Kt.; Catherine Hinton; Thomas Hinton, II; Sarah Mathews and 5 others
Sister of Sir Thomas Palmer, of Fairfield; Wiliam Palmer; Sarah Smith and William Palmer's father

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About Catherine Hinton

Catherine Palmer was the Daughter of Sir Knight John Palmer (SIC: William) and Elizabeth (Eleanor) Verny. Elizabeth Verney was God Daughter of Queen Elizabeth of England.


Hinton’s children developed close ties with Virginia: two sons emigrated there; and his daughter married Samuel Matthews, the colony’s governor in the 1650s; while his eldest son, Anthony, belonged to the Virginia Company and may briefly have been a planter in Barbados.33 A fourth son, John, became physician to Henrietta Maria.34

ELIZABETH VERNEY (c.1558-March 1592)

Elizabeth Verney, although said in some genealogies to have been the daughter of Sir Henry Verney and have had Queen Elizabeth as her godmother, was in fact the daughter of Hugh Verney of Fairfield, Somerset. Her first husband was William Palmer of Parham, Sussex (c.1554-December 24, 1586). Although numerous other children are listed online, they had only four: Thomas, (June 24, 1574-c.1605), Catherine (1579-September 30, 1609), William (1583-April 1585), and Sarah (1586/7-1633). Elizabeth was never married to John Palmer, younger brother of her first husband.

  • HINTON, Sir Thomas (1573/4-1635), of Chilton Park, Chilton Foliat, Wilts.
    • b. 1573/4, 1st s. of Anthony Hinton of Earlscott, Wanborough, Wilts. and Martha, da. of John Warneford of Sevenhampton, Wilts.1 educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 1591, aged 17.2 m. (1) 1595 (with £1,000),3 Catherine (bur. 11 Oct. 1609), da. of William Palmer of Parham, Suss., 6s. (1 d.v.p.) 1da. d.v.p.;4 (2) 1 Oct. 1622, Mary (bur. 18 Apr. 1632),5 da. of Peter Tryon, merchant of London,6 wid. of Sir Sebastian Harvey, Ironmonger and alderman of Lime Street, London,7 s.p. suc. fa. 1598;8 kntd. 1 July 1619.9 d. 1 Feb. 1635.10 sig. Tho[mas] Hinton.

Birth 1580 London, Middlesex, , England Death 10 November 1661 Chilton, Wiltshire, , England Death 10 November 1661 Chilton, Wiltshire, , England Birth 1580 London, Middlesex, , England Marriage 1595 Parham, Somerset, , England PARENTS Father John /Palmer/ Mother Elizabeth /Verney/ MARRIAGES (1) Spouse Sir Thomas /Hinton/ Marriage 1595 Parham, Somerset, , England SOURCES (1) Ancestry Family Trees : NOTES (1) Quoted text: CITING THIS RECORD The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, "Pedigree Resource File," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2016-12-12), entry for Catherine /Palmer/.

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Catherine Hinton's Timeline

September 13, 1579
Yetminster, Dorset, England
October 28, 1586
Age 7
Harolds Park, Essex, England
Age 16
Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, England
Age 18
Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, England
April 8, 1600
Age 20
Chilton Foliot, England
October 10, 1601
Age 22
Chilton, Calumet County, WI, USA
October 10, 1601
Age 22
Wanborough, Wiltshire, England
July 10, 1603
Age 23
Chilton Foliot, Wiltshire, England