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THE ANCESTRY OF HENRY ADDINGTON

 

1  Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

   b 30 May 1757, Bedford Row, London

   d 15 Feb 1844, the White Lodge

 

Parents

 

2  Anthony Addington of Reading, Berkshire and London, physician

   bap 13 Dec 1713, Fringford

   d 21 or 22 Mar 1790, Reading

   m 22 Sep 1745, Reading

3  Mary Hiley

   b ca 1722

   d 7 Nov 1778

 

Grandparents

 

4  Henry Addington

   bap 10 Jul 1659, Fringford

   bur 10 Mar 1729/30, Fringford

   m 1703, Newton Purcell

5  Elizabeth Watts

   b ca 1670

   bur 21 Aug 1746, Fringford

6  Rev. Haviland John Hiley of Reading, headmaster of Reading Grammar School

   b 1688, Stapleton, Gloucestershire

   d 27 Sep 1754, bur Saltford, Somerset

   m

7  Eleanor Terrell

   b ca 1688

   d 13 Feb 1770, bur Saltford

 

Great-grandparents

 

8  William Addington

   bap Aug 1607, Fringford

   bur 20 Sep 1680, Fringford

   m 1655, Adstock, Buckinghamshire

9  Christian Sharrock

   b 1624, Drayton Parslow, Buckinghamshire

   bur 14 Aug 1693, Fringford

10 Anthony Watts of Sulgrave, Northamptonshire

   b

   d

   m

11 Joan Bennett

   bap 9 Mar 1644/45, Chacombe, Northamptonshire

   d

12 Peter Hiley of Stapleton

   b

   d

   m

13

   b

   d

14 Thomas Terrell of Reading

   b

   d ca 1724

   m

15 Eleanor

   b

   d

 

Great-great-grandparents

 

16 Henry Addington

   b ca 1581

   bur 7 Sep 1676, Fringford

   m ca 1604

17        Watson

   b

   d

18 Robert Sharrock, rector of Drayton Parslow and Adstock

   b

   d Sep 1671

   m

19 Judith

   b

   d

20 John Watts of Sulgrave

   b

   d

   m

21 Elizabeth

   b

   d

22 Michael Bennett of Chacombe

   b

   d ca 1684

   m

23 Abigail

   b

   d

24

   b

   d

   m

25

   b

   d

26

   b

   d

   m

27

   b

   d

28 Robert Terrell of Reading

   b 1620

   d 1679

   m

29 Bennett

   b ca 1621

   d 1710

30

   b

   d

   m

31

   b

   d

 

 

Sources

 

The Complete Peerage (2nd edition)

The Dictionary of National Biography

Alumni Oxonienses

E.M.G. Belfield and D. Warren, The Annals of the Addington Family (1959)

J.C. Blomfield, History of the Present Deanery of Bicester (1882-94)

W. Munk, The Roll of the Royal College of Physicians

John Nichols, Literary Anecdotes of the Eighteenth Century (1812-15)

John Collinson, The History and Antiquities of the County of Somerset (1791-92)

Joseph Henry Tyrrell, The Genealogy of Richmond and William Tyrrell or Terrell (1910)

Wills of:

   Haviland John Hiley [6]

   Eleanor (Terrell) Hiley [7]

   Thomas Terrell [14]

Transcription of will of Michael Bennett at https://web.archive.org/web/20091020112546/http://geocities.com/Heartland/Fields/1759/voltwo/V2.61.htm

Chacombe parish registers (available online at http://www.ancestry.com)

 

Notes

 

Thomas Terrell’s will shows that his wife was called Eleanor and it appears from IGI entries from the St. Giles, Reading PRs (which I have not yet checked) that Eleanor was the mother of his daughter of the same name.