Starting Sept. 5, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Home Page |Surname List |Index of Individuals |InterneTree |Sources


View Tree for SIR Richard YorkeSIR Richard Yorke (b. Abt. 1430, d. Abt. 1498)

Richard Yorke was born Abt. 1430 in Goldthwaite, co. York, England, and died Abt. 1498 in Goldthwaite, co. York, England. He married Joan Mauleverer on Abt. 1488 in Goldthwaite, co. York, England.

 Includes NotesNotes for Richard Yorke:
SIR Richard Yorke, knighted in 1487, M. P. for the city of York in 1472, Lord Mayor of York in 1469 and 1482, and Mayor of the Staple in Calais, France.
The surname YORK was recorded in Wiltshire where they were seated from ancient times. British Eburac (yew tree), Latinized, mistranslated by Anglo-Saxons as Eoforwic (wild boar), then Scandinavized by vikings to "Vorvik", finally becoming "York".

YORKE FAMILY


Taken from "Upper Nidderdale" by Harry Speight 1906
and "Yorke Country" by Anne Ashley Cooper 1988

Generation No. 1

1. Sir Richard Yorke of York was born 1435, and died 1498.
He married (1) Joan Mauleverer, daughter of Nic Mauleverer.
He married (2) Joan Whitfield, daughter of John Whitfield.

More About Sir Richard Yorke
Elected: 1456,
Freeman of York.
Knighted: 1487

Children of Richard Yorke and Joan Whitfield are:
+ 2 Richard Yorke, born 1462; died October 1528.
3 Rev Christopher Yorke.
+ 4 Thomas Yorke, died 1514.
5 William Yorke. Freeman of York; 1508.
+ 6 John Yorke, born 1460.



Generation No. 2

2. Richard Yorke (Richard1) was born 1462, and died October 1528.
He married ??? D'Arcy.
Children of Richard Yorke and ??? D'Arcy are:
+ 7 Edward Yorke.
8 Thomas Yorke. He married Mary Sutton
9 George Yorke.
10 Anne Yorke. She married Sir John Mallory 1521.


4. Thomas Yorke (Richard1) died 1514.
He married Margaret ???.
Child of Thomas Yorke and Margaret ??? is:
11 Bartholomew Yorke.

6. John Yorke of Gowthwaite (Richard1) was born 1460.
He married Katherine Patterdale.
Children of John Yorke and Katherine Patterdale are:
12 Christopher Yorke.
13 Alice Yorke.
+ 14 Sir John Yorke, born 1490; died 1568.

Generation No. 3

7. Edward Yorke (Richard2, Richard1)
He married ??? ???.
Child of Edward Yorke and ??? ??? is:
15 Rosamund Yorke.

14. Sir John Yorke of London (John2, Richard1) was born 1490, and died 1568.
He married Ann Smyth, daughter of Robert Smyth
More About Sir John Yorke
Elected: 1568, Master of the Mint
Knighted: 1549

Children of John Yorke and Ann Smyth are:
16 Alan Yorke.
+ 17 Peter Yorke, born 1525; died 1589.
+ 18 Sir Edmund Yorke.
19 Sir Edward Yorke, died 1622. Knighted: 1591
20 Rowland Yorke.
21 Henry Yorke.
22 John Yorke.
23 Robert Yorke.
24 Arthur Yorke.
25 Katherine Yorke.
26 Margery Yorke.
27 Jane Yorke.
28 Anne Yorke. She married Sir William Hilton.
29 William Yorke, died 1602.

Generation No. 4

17. Peter Yorke of Gowthwaite (John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1525, and died 1589.
He married Elizabeth Ingleby, daughter of Sir William Ingleby.
Children of Peter Yorke and Elizabeth Ingleby are:
30 Sir John Yorke, born 1566; died 1634. He married Juliana Hansby
+ 31 Thomas Yorke.
+ 32 William Yorke.
33 Richard Yorke.

18. Sir Edmund Yorke (John3, John2, Richard1)
He married Margery Worley, daughter of Richard Worley.
More About Sir Edmund Yorke
Knighted: 1591
Children of Edmund Yorke and Margery Worley are:
34 Edward Yorke.
35 Avery Yorke.
36 Edmund Yorke.
37 Mary Yorke.

Generation No. 5

31. Thomas Yorke (Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1)
He married (1) Francis Vavasour, daughter of Sir George Vavasour.
He married (2) Frances Babthorpe, daughter of Sir William Babthorpe.
Children of Thomas Yorke and Frances Babthorpe are:
+ 38 John Yorke, born 1592; died 1638.
39 Elizabeth Yorke, died 1620.

32. William Yorke (Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1)
He married Agnes Simpson 24 October 1609 in Burnsall.
Children of William Yorke and Agnes Simpson are:
40 Elizabeth Yorke, died 1620. Baptism: 1611
41 Peter Yorke. Baptism: 1613
42 Alice Yorke. Baptism: 1613
43 Gillion Yorke. Baptism: 1617
44 John Yorke. Baptism: 1620.

Generation No. 6

38. John Yorke of Gowthwaite (Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1592, and died 1638.
He married (1) Florence Sharpe.
He married (2) Catherine Ingleby, daughter of Sir ??? Ingleby.
He married (3) Elizabeth Lawson, daughter of Roger Lawson.
Children of John Yorke and Florence Sharpe are:
45 Elizabeth Yorke.
43 Frances Yorke.
47 Jane Yorke.

Child of John Yorke and Catherine Ingleby is:
48 Sir John Yorke, born 1633; died 1663.

Generation No. 7

48. Sir John Yorke of Gowthwaite and Richmond (John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1633, and died 1663.
He married Mary Norton, daughter of Malger Norton.
More About Sir John Yorke
Elected: 1661, MP for Richmond

More About Mary Norton:
Baptism: 1651, Richmond
Children of John Yorke and Mary Norton are:
+ 49 Thomas Yorke, born 1658; died 1716.
50 Mary Yorke. She married Sir Edward Blackett.
51 John Yorke, born 1686; died 1757. He married Ann D'Arcy; born 1696; died 1768.
52 Edward Yorke.

Generation No. 8

49. Thomas Yorke of Richmond, Gowthwaite and Bewerley (John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1658, and died 1716.
He married Catherine Lister 7 December 1680 in Kirkby Malham, daughter of Thomas Lister. She died 1731.
Children of Thomas Yorke and Catherine Lister are:
53 John Yorke, born 1685; died 1757. He married Ann Darcy 1732.
+ 54 Thomas Yorke, born 1688; died 1768.
55 Julian Yorke, born 1687; died 1687.
56 Catherine Yorke, died 1723. She married Sir James Clavering.
57 Mary Yorke.
58 Ann Yorke.
59 Elizabeth Yorke.

Generation No. 9

54. Thomas Yorke of Halton West and Gowthwaite (Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1688, and died 1768.
He married Abigail Andrews 1724, daughter of William Andrews. She died 1741.
Children of Thomas Yorke and Abigail Andrews are:
60 Catherine Yorke, born 1730; died 1815. She married Sir John Clavering.
+ 61 John Yorke, born 1733; died 1813.
62 Mary Yorke, born 1738.
+ 63 Thomas Yorke, born 1738; died 1811.
64 Ann Yorke, born 1740.

Generation No. 10

61. John Yorke of Richmond and Bewerley (Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1733, and died 1813.
He married (1) Elizabeth Campbell, daughter of Peter Campbell. She died 1813.
He married (2) Sophia Glynn 1763, daughter of Sir John Glynn. She died 1766.
Child of John Yorke and Sophia Glynn is:
65 Sophia Anne Yorke, born 1764; died 1765.



63. Thomas Yorke of Halton Place (Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1738, and died 1811.
He married Jane Reay 1774, daughter of Joseph Reay.
Children of Thomas Yorke and Jane Reay are:
66 Rev Thomas Henry Yorke, died 1868. He married Maria Napier; died 1868.
67 Thomas Yorke, born 1775; died 1777.
+ 68 John Yorke, born 1776; died 1857.
69 Margaret Anne Yorke, born 1778; died 1847.
70 Edmund Yorke, born 1787; died 1871.

Generation No. 11

68. John Yorke of Bewerley and Halton Place (Thomas10, Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 1776, and died 1857.
He married Mary Wright 1821, daughter of Ichabod Wright and Harriet Day. She was born 1803, and died 1883.
Children of John Yorke and Mary Wright are:
71 John Yorke, born 28 March 1827; died 3 October 1883. He married Alice Simpson 1859.
+ 72 Thomas Edward Yorke, born 4 August 1832; died 1923.
73 Francis Mary Yorke, born 21 December 1848.
74 Caroline Yorke. She married Rev St John Tyrwhitt.

Generation No. 12

72. Thomas Edward Yorke of Bewerley and Halton Place (John11, Thomas10, Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 4 August 1832, and died 1923.
He married (1) Augusta Maragret Baillie 17 February 1863. She died 13 April 1879.
He married (2) Fanny Walsham 30 October 1883, daughter of Sir J Walsham.
Children of Thomas Yorke and Augusta Baillie are:
+ 75 John Cecil Yorke, born 10 November 1867; died 1915.
+ 76 Henry Reay Yorke, born 26 January 1875.
77 Mary Augusta Yorke.
78 Helen Margaret Yorke. She married A A W Bailey 26 April 1896.
79 Katherine Elizabeth Yorke.
80 Arthur Edward Yorke.
81 Louisa Caroline Yorke. She married Rev A H Watson 7 February 1900.
82 Ethel Lillian Yorke.

Generation No. 13

75. John Cecil Yorke of Bewerley and Halton Place (Thomas Edward12, John11, Thomas10, Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 10 November 1867, and died 1915.
He married Marian Elizabeth Stansfeld, daughter of J E B Stansfeld of Sowerby.
Children of John Yorke and Marian Stansfeld are:
83 John Edward Evelyn Yorke, born 10 June 1904. He married Eleanor Assheton 30 September 1926 in Downham.
84 Peter Yorke.
85 Michael Maulger Yorke.



76. Henry Reay Yorke (Thomas Edward12, John11, Thomas10, Thomas9, Thomas8, John7, John6, Thomas5, Peter4, John3, John2, Richard1) was born 26 January 1875.
He married Dora Coningsby, daughter of F R Bateman.
Child of Henry Yorke and Dora Coningsby is:
86 Richard Henry Yorke, born 24 November 1902.




More About Richard Yorke:
Confirmation: 1487, Knighted.
Elected: Bet. 1469 - 1482, Lord Mayor of York.

More About Richard Yorke and Joan Mauleverer:
Marriage: Abt. 1488, Goldthwaite, co. York, England.

Children of Richard Yorke and Joan Mauleverer are:
  1. +John Yorke, b. 1490, Gowthwaite, co. York, England, d., Oakley, Northampton, England.
Created with Family Tree Maker


Home | Help | About Us | Biography.com | HistoryChannel.com | Site Index | Terms of Service | PRIVACY
© 2009 Ancestry.com