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de Hindley 1080-1246, Wigan, Lancashire, England
Posted by: Charles S. Lewis (ID *****1503) Date: November 07, 2010 at 15:50:07
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If the lineage is correct, from what I have found the Hindley lineage begins in 1080. From what I know of naming
practices de means of, Which fell out of favor when the English were at war with France. and Fitz means son of.

1. Leofwin de Hindley, 1st Saxon Lord of Hindley
B: 1080, Hindley, Lancashire, England
D: ?
Spouse: Unknown
Child: 2. Leofwin

2. Leofwin de Hindley, Saxon Lord of Hindley
B: abt 1100, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
D: aft 1150, Samlesbury, Lancashire, England
Spouse: Unknown
Child: 3. Swain de Hindley

3. Swain de Hindley, Lord of Hindley
B: abt 1133, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
D: aft 1163, ?
Spouse: Given name unknown de Samlesbury
B: 1138 D: ?
Children:
4. ---- de Hindley
5. Gospatrick de Hindley 1163-1212

4. ---- de Hindley Lord of Hindley
B: 1158, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
D: aft 1185
Spouse: Unknown
Child: 6. ---- de Hindley

5. Gospatrick de Hindley
B: 1163, Samlesbury, Preston, Lancashire, England
D: 1212, Samlesbury, Lancashire, England

6. ---- de Hindley Lord of Hindley
B: 1185, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
D: 1210, England
Spouse: Unknown
Child: 7. Hugh de Hindley

7. Hugh de Hindley Lord of Hindley
B: 1210, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, England
D: aft 1246, Lancashire, England
Spouse: Beatrice ___?___
Children:
8. Richard Fitz Hugh de Hindley
9. Thomas Fitz Hugh de Hindley
10. Adam Fitz Hugh de Hindley
11. Robert Fitz Hugh de Hindley
12. Cecilia de Hindley

8. Richard Fitz Hugh de Hindley
(Took the land & name Culcheth after marriage).
+ Margaret de Culcheth 1270-?
Richard de Culcheth M. Cecilia de Hindley

9. Thomas Fitz Hugh de Hindley
(Took the land & name de Peasfurlong after marriage).
+ Joan de Culcheth 1272-?

10. Adam Fitz Hugh de Hindley
(Took the land and name de Holcroft after marriage).
+ Elizabeth de Culcheth 1274-?

11. Robert Fitz Hugh de Hindley*
B: bef? 1264, Lancashire, England
M: abt 1299, England
(Took the land and name de Risley after marriage).
D: bef 1303, of Risley, Lancashire, England
+ Ellen de Culcheth 1275-aft 1314
Children:
Henry de Risley*
Richard de Risley
Peter de Risley
Gilbert de Risley
Robert de Risley

12. Cecilia de Hindley
+ Richard de Culcheth

The parents of the 4 Culcheth girls:

Gilbert de Culcheth Lord of the Manor of Culcheth
B: abt 1205, Culcheth Hall, Warrington, Lancashire, England
M: 1240
D: Murdered by unknown malefactors either 1246 or 1275.
(depending on which record one finds).
Spouse: LADY Cecilia de Latham/Lathom
(a LADY in her own right).
B: 1222, Lathom, Ormkirk, Lancastershire, England
D: aft 1280, Lancashire, England

When Gilbert was murdered the 4 co-heirs became the wards
of the Baron of Warrington, William le Botiller (Butler today).
When they came of age William granted their marriges to Hugh de Hindley,
who married them to his own four sons.

* This is the early part of my Mother's (1916-1999) lineage.

Sources:

1.
The Risley Family History - Edwin Hills Risley - 1909

2.
http://www.british-history.ac.uk/Default.aspx (text search)


Regards,

Charles S. Lewis





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