North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England
15 Oct 1425 at about age 65
North Elmsall, par. South Kirkby, Yorkshire, England
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John WENTWORTH Esq was born circa 1370 in North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England and died 15 Oct 1425 of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, England at age 55.
John Wentworth of North Elmsall, Yorkshire, and "Agnes, sister and co-heiress of William Dronsfield, of West Bernton, Yorkshire" had at least one son: Roger, who married (as her 2nd husband) Margery (or Margaret) le Despenser, widow of John Roos."
He married Agnes Dronsfield, daughter of William Dronsfield.
Roger Wentworth, Esq.  d. 24 Oct 1452
 John Wentworth, Esq.
Sir Roger Wentworth d. 21 Oct 1452
Richard Wentworth, Esq. b. c 1410
Many pedigrees conflated the different Johns in this Wentworth family, resulting in a missing generation. See the research notes on his father's profile for a detailed explanation.
↑ Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2013), Vol IV, pp 216-217 NETTLESTEAD #15
↑ Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 234-235
↑ Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 215-216 ↑ Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 456
John Wentworth, Esq., "Our Royal, Titled, Noble, and Commoner Ancestors and Cousins" (website, compiled by Mr. Marlyn Lewis, Portland, OR; accessed 12 January 2018), citing Douglas Richardson's
Royal Ancestry series, 2nd edition, 4 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2011), Vol. III, pp 234-235, 456
Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols., ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City, Utah: the author, 2013), Vol. IV, p. 215-216
17F. John Wentworth, of North Emsall, co. York
18F. Agnes Dronsfield, dau. of Sir William Dronsfield, of West Bretton, co. York
Burke's Notable British Families 1600s-1900s Dormant, Abeyant, Forfieted and Extinct Peerages; Page 575.
https://archive.org/details/visitationofyork00flow/page/344 Visitation of Yorkshire: Page 342 Wentworth
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