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John Warburton, Kt.

Birthdate: (55)
Birthplace: Arley, Cheshire, England
Death: August 31, 1575 (51-59)
Great Budworth, Cheshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Piers Warburton, of Arley and Lady Elizabeth Winnington
Husband of Mary Warburton
Father of Sir Peter Warburton, Kt.; John Warburton; George Warburton; Anne Markham; Jane Warburton and 1 other
Brother of Jane Brereton; Anne Fitton; Peter John Warburton, of Hefferston and Richard Warburton

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About Sir John Warburton, Kt.

  • Sir John Warburton1,2
  • M, #143534, d. 1572
  • Father Sir Piers Warburton d. 5 Jun 1550
  • Mother Elizabeth Winnington d. c 1500
  • Sir John Warburton married Mary Brereton, daughter of Sir William Brereton and Eleanor Brereton, circa 1541 at of Brereton, Cheshire, England.1,2 Sir John Warburton died in 1572 at of Warburton & Arley, Cheshire, England.1
  • Family Mary Brereton b. c 1520
  • Child
    • Elizabeth Warburton+1,2 d. a 4 Jan 1620
  • Citations
  • 1.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 260.
  • 2.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 438.
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  • Sir John Warburton1
  • M, #172103, d. 1572
  • Last Edited=27 Apr 2009
  • Sir John Warburton was the son of Sir Piers Warburton.2 He married Mary Brereton, daughter of Rt. Hon. Sir William Brereton.3 He died in 1572.2
  • He lived at Warburton, Cheshire, England.3 He lived at Arley, Cheshire, England.1
  • Child of Sir John Warburton and Mary Brereton
    • 1.Elizabeth Warburton+1 d. 1628
  • Citations
  • 1.[S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 14. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  • 2.[S35] BLG1965 volume 2, page 632. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]
  • 3.[S47] BIFR1976 page 166. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
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  • A genealogical history of the dormant, abeyant, forfeited, and extinct peerages of the British empire (1978)
  • Pg.74
  • SIR WILLIAM BRERETON, of Brereton, Knt.; chief justice and lord high marshal of Ireland, m. 1st, Alice, dau. of Sir John Savage, Knt., of Clifton, and by her had a son,
    • I. WILLIAM, who m. Anne, dau. of Sir William Booth, of Dunham, and predeceasing his father, left issue, .... etc.
  • The chief justice m. 2ndly, Eleanor, dau. of Sir Ralph Brereton, of Ipstones, co. Stafford, and widow of --- Egerton, and by her had issue,
    • I. John, a captain in Ireland.
    • II. Ralph, m. Thomasine, dau. and heiress of George Ashley, of Ashley, and had issue.
    • III. Henry.
    • I. Margaret, m. 1st, to William Goodman, and 2ndly, to William Mostyn.
    • II. Katherine, m. 1st, to Edward Fulleshurst, and 2ndly to Roger Brereton.
    • III. Elen, wife of Robert Dokenfeld, of Dokenfeld.
    • IV. Anne, wife of David Kynaston, of Hanney.
    • V. Mary, wife of Sir John Warburton, of Arley.
  • Sir William, who was buried at Kilkenny, in Ireland, 4 February, 1541, was s. by his grandson, .... etc.


  • 'Brereton02'
  • Sir William Brereton of Brereton
  • m. Philippa Hulse (dau of Sir Hugh Hulse)
    • 2. Sir Andrew Brereton of Brereton
    • m1. Agnes Legh (dau of Robert Legh of Adlington)
      • A. Sir William Brereton of Brereton (b c1483, bur 04.02.1541, Chief Justice and Lord High Marshal of Ireland)
      • m2. Eleanor Brereton (d 1570, dau of Sir Ralph Brereton of Ipstones)
        • x. Mary Brereton
        • m. Sir John Warburton of Warburton and Arley (d 1572)
      • B. .... etc.
  • Main source(s): BE1883 (Brereton) with some support from TCP (Brereton of Laghlin or Leighlin), Visitation (Cheshire, 1580, Brereton of Brereton), BIFR1976 (Brereton)
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Was at one point Bad-Merged with his younger brother, Peter Warburton of Hefferston.

Knighted Oct. 2 1553, along with a large number of other eligibles, as part of the ceremonies surrounding the coronation of Queen Mary.

He is not listed among the descendants of Peter Warburton and mary Holcroft

  children listed for them are;
  • mary b. c. 1768 d. 1628 m. sr. thomas wilbraham
  • Elizabeth b. c. 1572 d. c. 1603 m. Ralph egerton
  • Jane b. c. 1572 d. 5 Mar. 1627 m. william Bereton
  • Isabel m. Sir Edward stanley
  • Eleanor b. c. 1574 m. Thomas Marbury
  • frances m. Sir christopher Trentham
  • alice v. c. 1576 m. sir Peter Waburton; Sir Peter de waburton b. c. 1646 d. c. 1621
  • Anne b. c. 17=572 d. 1607
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Sir John Warburton, Kt.'s Timeline

Arley, Cheshire, England
Age 20
Arley, Cheshire, England
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Arley, Cheshire, England
Age 26
Arley,, Cheshire,, UK
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Cheshire,, England
Age 34
Arley, Cheshire, United Kingdom
August 31, 1575
Age 55
Great Budworth, Cheshire, England