Categories: Frankley, Worcestershire.
Sir Thomas Littleton/Westcott, Lord Tixhall, Deputy Sheriff of Worcestershire, Justice of the Common Pleas was born in 1421 at Frankley, Worcestershire, England.
Encyclopedia Britannica gives 1422 as year of birth of Sir Thomas Littleton, Judge of the Common Pleas. His date of birth is uncertain, he could have been born as early as 1407. According to Betham's BARONETAGE OF ENGLAND (1801), Vol. 1, p. 307, Sir Thomas Littleton (or Lyttleton) married Joan Bromley, daughter and one of the coheirs of William Bromley, of Bromscroft castle, Shropshire, and widow of Sir Philip Chetwynd of Staffordshire, in August 1445. William Burley, Esq. was Speaker of the House of Commons, Sheriff of Shropshire. Her mother was Ellen de Grendon.
Sir Thomas Littleton was the brother of Anne Littleton (d. 1506) who married Thomas Porter of Barston, co. Warwick (d. 1499).
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On 18 Mar 2018 at 23:52 GMT Barbara (Clay) B wrote:
As cited here (and elsewhere) https://archive.org/stream/baronetageofengl01wott#page/n361/mode/2up/search/Lyttelton
On 23 Jul 2016 at 09:35 GMT Linda (Lisher) James wrote:
On 22 Jul 2016 at 19:19 GMT Jayme (Mullins) Arrington wrote:
Most likely--merge into Littleton-184 and set Westcotte/Westcott as an 'other last name'
On 13 Apr 2015 at 18:31 GMT James Canning wrote:
On 13 Apr 2015 at 18:16 GMT James Canning wrote: