Sir William Littleton of Frankley

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Sir William de Lyttleton, of Frankley

Birthdate: (58)
Birthplace: Frankley, Worcestershire, England
Death: November 8, 1507 (54-62)
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
Place of Burial: Monastery Of Holys-Owen
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas de Lyttleton, II and Joan Lyttleton
Husband of Elena Lyttleton and Mary Elizabeth Littleton
Father of Joan Aston; William Littleton, alias Lodge; John Littleton; Agnes Blake and Elizabeth Ros
Brother of Richard Littleton; Ellen Lyttelton; Alice Littleton and Thomas Littleton, III

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About Sir William Littleton of Frankley

The greater part of the wealth of Thomas and Joan passed to their eldest son, Sir William Littleton of Frankley, Worcestershire. The Frankley line acquired a baronetcy in 1618. With the fifth baronet, the title was subsumed into that of Baron Lyttelton.

  • 'Sir William Littleton1,2,3
  • 'M, b. 1452, d. December 1507
  • Father Sir Thomas Littleton/Westcott, Lord Tixhall b. 1421, d. 23 Aug 1481
  • Mother Joan Burley b. c 1420, d. 22 Mar 1505
  • ' Sir William Littleton married Mary Elizabeth Whittington, daughter of William Whittington and Elizabeth Arundel. Sir William Littleton married Elene (Ellen) Walshe, daughter of Thomas Walshe, Esq. and Margery Byron.2,3 Sir William Littleton was born in 1452 at of Frankley, Worcestershire, England. He died in December 1507 at Frankley, Worcester, England.
  • 'Family 1 Elene (Ellen) Walshe
  • Child
    • ◦Joan Lyttleton+2,3 d. a 1526
  • 'Family 2 Mary Elizabeth Whittington
  • Child
    • ◦John Lyttleton, Esq.+4 b. c 1499, d. 17 May 1532
  • Citations
  • 1.[S4072] Unknown author, Lineage and Ancestry of HRH Prince Charles by Paget, Vol. II, p. 460; Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 608.
  • 2.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 48.
  • 3.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 58-59.
  • 4.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 616.
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  • 'Sir William Lyttelton1
  • 'M, #242857, d. 1507
  • Last Edited=21 Aug 2007
  • ' Sir William Lyttelton was the son of Sir Thomas Lyttelton and Johanna Burley.1,2 He married, firstly, Ellyn Walsh, daughter of William Walsh.1 He married Mary Whittington, daughter of William Whittington.1 He died in 1507.1
  • ' Sir William Lyttelton lived at Frankley, Worcestershire, England.1
  • 'Children of Sir William Lyttelton and Ellyn Walsh
    • 1.Sir John Lyttelton+1 d. 17 May 1532
    • 2.Joan Lyttelton1
  • Citations
  • 1.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 838. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 2.[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 837.
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Sir William Littleton of Frankley's Timeline

Frankley, Worcestershire, England
Age 26
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
Age 26
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
Age 50
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
June 24, 1501
Age 52
Thaxted, Essex, England
Age 57
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
November 8, 1507
Age 58
Frankley, Worcestershire, England
November 1507
Age 58
Monastery Of Holys-Owen