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Henry Luddington (abt. 1480 - 1531)

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Henry Luddington
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Died in London, Englandmap
Profile last modified 6 May 2018 | Created 7 Jun 2011
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"Joan Luddington was the daughter of Henry and Joan (Kirkby) Luddington and a granddaughter of Thomas and Joan (Redness) Luddington of Luddington, Yorkshire.... Henry Luddington of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, father of Joan and Anne Luddington, citizen and grocer of London, was buried at the Monestery School of St. Thomas of Acon, London, 1531. His arms were Paly of 6 argent and gules, on a chief gules a lion passant gardant argent. He was the first husband of Joan Kirkby who was buried at St. Mary Aldermary 10 September 1576. Her second husband was sir William Laxton, citizen and grocer, Lord May or of London 1544 and the founder of Oundle School. He died 29 June 1556 and was buried in a fair tomb in the chancel of St. Mary Aldermary."[1]

"Will of Henry Lodington, Grocer of City of London 13 December 1531 PROB 11/24 dated 07/11/1531... wants to be buried St Thomas of Acres, a parishiner of St Mildred Poultry, mother Joan, sister Elizabeth, seven children, one unborn, wife Joan, father in law William Kirby overseer. The nature of his bequests shows that he wasn't in a prosperous position."[2]


  1. Charles Evans, "Sir Thomas Chamberlayne and his Wives and Children," in The Genealogist, vol. 3 (1982), pp. 156-7.
  2. Abstract of Henry Luddington's will on Henry's profile at "Our Family History" website.
  • Adrienne Boaz, Specific Ancestral Lines of the Boaz, Paul, Welty & Fishel Families (2014), p. 481": "Jane Loddington was the daughter of Henry Loddington/Henery Ludington and his wife Jane/Joane Kirkby. The father of Jane/Joane Kirkby was William Kirkby, who was the son of John Kirkby of Yorkshire, and his wife Allice, the daughter and heiress of Whethill."


  • WikiTree profile Luddington-76 created through the import of FISCUS Family Tree.ged on Jun 6, 2011 by Liisa Small. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Liisa and others.

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