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William Hinton, I

Also Known As: "Henton"
Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Earlescote, Chilton Foliat, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Hinton, MP, of Earlscote and Catherine Hinton
Husband of Mary Popham
Father of William Popham Henton/Hinton; Gabriel Hinton/Henton; Elizabeth Hinton/Henton; Deborah Hinton/Henton; Francis Hinton/Henton and 2 others
Brother of Sir Anthony Hinton, Kt.; Catherine Hinton; Thomas Hinton, II; Sarah Mathews; Sir John Hinton, Kt., M.D. and 1 other

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About William Hinton, I

From http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1604-1629/member/hinton-sir-thomas-15734-1635

Thomas Hinton, MP, 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

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

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