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Margaret de Harrington

Also Known As: "Margaret Harington", "Margaret Harrington"
Birthplace: Westleigh, Lancashire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir James Harrington, Kt. and Isabella Harrington
Sister of Kathering Hulton; Elizabeth Tresham; William Harrington; Alice Standish; Agnes (Harrington) Assheton and 4 others

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About Margaret (Harrington) Hulton

  • Margaret HARRINGTON
  • Born: ABT 1475, West Leigh, Lancashire, England
  • Father: James HARRINGTON of Wolfege (Sir Knight)
  • Mother: Isabella RADCLIFFE
  • Married: Christopher HULTON
  • Children:
    • 1. Jane HULTON (m. Roger Asshawe)


  • Sir James Harington1,2,3,4,5
  • M, #33262, b. circa 1447, d. 26 June 1497
  • Father Sir William Harington3 b. c 1422, d. 12 Aug 1487
  • Mother Elizabeth Pilkington3 d. a 29 Sep 1463
  • Sir James Harington was born circa 1447 at of Old Hall, Lancashire, Wolfage & Brixworth, Northamptonshire, England; Age 40 in 1487.3 He married Isabella Radcliffe, daughter of Sir Alexander Radcliffe and Agnes Harington, between 14 September 1459 and 1465; They had 1 son (William) & 10 daughters (Agnes, wife of Thomas Ashton; Elizabeth, wife of John Lumley; Alice, wife of Ralph Standish, Esq; Margaret, wife of Chritopher Hulton; isabel, wife of John Tresham; Eleanor, wife of John Leicester; Joan (Janet), wife of Edmund Ashton, Esq; Anne, wife of Sir William Stanley; Clemnce, wife of Henry Norrys, Esq; & Katherine, wife of William Mirfield).6,2,3,4,5 Sir James Harington died on 26 June 1497.3 His estate was probated on 6 March 1498.3
  • Family Isabella Radcliffe d. 20 Jun 1518
  • Children
    • Agnes Harrington+6,7 d. c 1493
    • Elizabeth Harington+6 b. c 1467
    • Joan (Janet) Harington+8 b. c 1474, d. 1519
    • Alice Harington+ b. c 1478, d. a 1537
    • Anne Harrington+9,2,3,4 b. c 1479, d. a 16 Aug 1528
  • Citations
  • [S10306] Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. XII/2, p. 246; Ancestral Roots of 60 Colonists, by Weis, 6th Ed., p. 41; Burke's Commoners, Vol. II, p. 66.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 120.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 560.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 502.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 320.
  • [S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, Family History Archives, SLC.
  • [S11576] A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland, and Scotland, by John Burke, Esq. and John Bernard Burke, Esq., p. 20.
  • [S11597], Submitted by joyceanncapron.
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 291.
  • From:


  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great ..., Volume 4
  • Pg. 401
  • ALEXANDER RADCLYFFE, esq. of Ordshall, who m. Agnes, daughter of Sir William Harrington, knt. of Hornby Castle, in Lancashire, and by her, who died in 1490, had issue,
    • I. WILLIAM, his heir.
    • II. Robert, who m. Elizabeth, third daughter and co-heir of John Radclyffe, esq. of Catherton, and acquired with her the estate of FOXDENTON, in Lancashire. He left, at his decease, inter alios, a daughter, Anne, m. to Ralph Leycester, of Toft, in Cheshire, and a son, ....
    • III. Alexander, living 4 HENRY VII. m. Anne Travers, and was ancestor of the Radclyffe, of Bucks, Middlesex, &c. He d. in 1470
    • IV. Thomas.
    • V. John.
    • I. Isabel, m. to Sir James Harrington, knt. of Wolfege, in Northamptonshire, and had, with other issue, Margaret, seventh daughter and co-heir, wife of Christopher Hulton, esq. and mother of an only daughter and heir, Jane Hulton, who m. Roger Ashawe, esq. of the Hall-on-the-Hill, and had .... etc.
    • II. Katherine, m. to Thomas Davenport, esq. of Henbury, in Cheshire.
    • III. Anne, m. to John Talbot, esq. of Salesbury, in Lancashire.
  • Alexander Radclyffe d. in 1476, and was s. by his eldest son,
  • WILLIAM RADCLYFFE, esq. of Ordshall, who m. Jane, daughter of Sir Edmund Trafford, knt. of Trafford and by her, who wedded secondly, James Byron, of Clayton, and thirdly, Talbot, of Salesbury had issue, ..... etc.


  • (The) history of the Lancashire family of Pilkington and its branches from 1066 to 1600. Compiled from deeds, charters, wills, inquisitions post mortem, public records, and ancient manuscripts (1894)
    • Collateral Pedigree of Pilkington, Verdon, Bradshagh, and Harrington.
  • VI.-- SIR ROGER DE PILKINGTON, Lord of Pilkington Manor, son of Sir Roger. Had the Manor of Bury, &c., after the death of his mother, Alicia, the daughter of Adam de Bury. Born 1346; died 1407. (see p. 14.) = ch: Sir John (m. Margaret de Verdon) de Pilkington.
    • VII.-- SIR JOHN DE PILKINGTON, Lord of Pilkington, Bury, &c. Born about 1365; died 1421. (see pp. 15-16.) = MARGARET, daughter and heir of Sir John de Verdon, and widow of Hugh de Bradshagh. She died 28th April, 1436. (See p. 16.) ;ch: Sir John (m. Elizabeth Trafford), Edmund (m. Katherine de Assheton), Robert (ancestor of the Yorkshire branch) de Pilkington.; = HUGH DE BRADSHAGH, son of Roger de Bradshagh, of Blackrod and Westleigh, and great grandson of Sir William de B., of Westleigh, who married Mable le Norres. ; ch: Sir William (m. Johanna) de Bradshagh.
      • VIII.-- SIR JOHN DE PILKINGTON, Lord of Pilkington, Bury, &c. Born about 1393; died 1451, without issue; and at Inq. P.M. 29 Henry. VI., it was found that Thomas, son of Edmund, was the next heir. (See pp. 19-23.) - ELIZABETH, dau. of Edmund de Trafford. (See p. 21.)
      • ROBERT, Ancestor of the Yorkshire branch. (See pp. 18, 29, 108-111.)
      • VIIIA.-- EDMUND DE PILKINGTON ???? = KATHERINE, sister of John de Assheton. (Se p. 23.) ; ch: Sir Thomas (m. Margaret Harrington), Elizabeth (m. William Harrington) Pilkington
        • IXA.-- SIR THOMAS PILKINGTON, Found to be Lord of Pilkington, Bury, &c., by Inq. P.M. 29 Hen. VI. (1451), after the death of his uncle. His estates in Lancashire were forfeited after the battle of Bosworth, in 1485, and conferred upon Thomas Stanley, then created Earl of Derby. Fell at battle of Stoke, 1487. (See pp. 24-27.) = MARGARET HARRINGTON, daughter of Sir Richard Harrington being akin, a licence abtained /// marry in 1442. [Lichfield ????egy.] (See p. 25.) ; ch: Roger (m. Alice Savage) Pilkington.
          • XA.-- ROGER PILKINGTON. By Inq. P.M., in 1493 (8-9 Hen. VII.), was found heir to his father. Died between 1512 and 1527. (See pp. 27-28.) = ALICE, daughter of Sir John Savage, of Clifton, co. Chester (See p. 28.) ; ch: 6 daughters, as stated on the large sheet pedigree.
        • ELIZABETH PILKINGTON, cousin to William Harrington, whom she married by licence obtained 1442. [Lichfield Episc. Regy.] Named in Fine 39 Hen. VI. (1460) as fifth in entail of Brissingham Manor. = SIR WILLIAM HARRINGTON. Died 12th Aug., 3 Hen. VII. (son of Elizabeth de Bradshagh, (dau. of Johanna & Sir William de Bradshagh) & Sir Richard Harrington, (son of Sir James H., who captured the Earl of Douglas, at the battle of Shewsbury)). ; ch: Sir James (m. Isabella Radcliff) Harrington
          • SIR JAMES HARRINGTON. Died 26th June, 1497 (12 Hen. VII.) For will and Inq. P.M. see Chetham Soc. Vol. 99, pp. 167-170. = ISABELLA, sister of William Radcliff, of Ordsall. Died 20th June, 10 Hen. VIII. (1518). Inq. P.M. 11 Hen. VIII. ; ch: William (m. dau. of house of Trafford), Agnes (m. Sir Thomas Assheton), Elizabeth (m. John Lumley), Alicia (m. Ralph Standish), Margareta (m. Christopher Hu?????), Isabella (m. John Leycester), Johanna (m. Edmund Assheton), Anna (m. Sir Wm. Stanley), Clementina (m. Henry Norres), Katharina (m. Wm. Merfield) Harrington.
            • WILLIAM HARRINGTON. Died v.p. and without issue. Drowned with his bride, a daughter of the house of Trafford, at the ford of the Mersey, at Northenden, 6th Jund, 1490--the day they were married.
            • AGNES. Married Sir Thomas Assheton.
            • ELIZABETH. Married John Lumley, of co. Northampton.
            • ALICIA. Married Ralph Standish.
            • MARGARETA. married Christopher Hu???? Farnworth; and ???? daughter, Jane Hulton ????? Roger Asshaw, ????? Charnock.
            • ISABELLA. Married John Tresham, of Northampton.
            • ALIANORA. Married John Leycester, of Toft, co. Chester.
            • JOHANNA. Married Edmund Assheton, of Chadderton.
            • ANNA. Married Sir Wm. Stanley, of Hooton.
            • CLEMENTINA. Married Henry Norres, of Speke.
            • KATHARINA. Married Wm. Merfield, of Hooley, co. Yorkshire.


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