FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
ROBERT HILTON AND
ELLEN MACKERELL



Robert Hilton was christened 27 August 1727 in Croston, Lancashire, England, the son of Robert and Jennet Hilton. He married Ellen Mackerell 14 August 1764 in Leyland, Lancashire, with the banns read in Croston. At the time of his marriage, his occupation was a weaver of Croston. Later he is listed as a husbandman.

Robert Hilton marriage

Marriage record for Robert Hilton and Ellen Mackerell in Leyland


Ellen was christened 14 July 1745 in Leyland, the daughter of John Mackerell and Alice Jackson.


Robert and Ellen had the following children:
 

1. Elizabeth, christened 25 April 1765 in Croston, "of Ulnes Walton".
 

2. Alice, christened 14 February 1768 in Croston, "of Ulnes Walton".
 

3. John, christened 31 March 1773 in Croston, "of Ulnes Walton".
 

4. William, born 24 March 1775 in Croston; christened 1 April 1775 in Croston "of Ulnes Walton".
 

*5. Ellen, born 7 April 1778 in Croston; christened 8 April 1778 in Croston; "of Ulnes Walton"; married John F. Thornley 5 November 1799 in Deane, Lancashire.

Ellen Hilton baptism

  Christening record for Ellen and Nancy Hilton in Croston: "8 - Ellen & Nancy D.s of Robt. & Ellen Hilton of Ulnes Walton, Husbandman"
 

6. Nancy, born 7 April 1778 in Croston; christened 8 April 1778 in Croston. 


7. William, christened 15 December 1780 in Croston, "of Ulnes Walton".
 

8. Jannet, born 18 May 1783 in Croston; christened 8 June 1783 in Croston "of Ulnes Walton".
 
 

SOURCE: IGI; Croston parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk. 

FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
ROBERT HILTON
AND JANET NIXON


Robert Hilton of Whittle was christened 2 October 1681 in Leyland, the son of Richard Hilton. His occupation was shoemaker. He married Janet Nixon (extracted as Richson) 11 July 1706 in Eccleston, Lancashire.

Robert Hilton 1706

Marriage record of Robert Hilton and Jennet Nixon in Eccleston:
"Robert Hilton of Euxton and Jennet Nixon of Eccleston"


Robert and Janet had the following children:
 

1. Richard, christened 1 January 1707 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

2. Alice, christened 27 November 1709 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

3. Richard, christened 14 February 1712 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

4. Jennet, christened 8 April 1714 in Leyland, "of Euxton"; buried 9 November 1717 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

5. Mary, christened 5 August 1716 in Leyland, "of Euxton". 


6. John, christened 30 November 1718 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

7. James, christened 25 January 1720 in Croston, "of Walton".
 

8. Robert, christened 3 March 1722 in Croston, "of Walton"; buried 30 April 1726.
 

9. Jennet, christened 15 November 1725 in Croston, "of Walton"; died 27 April 1726.
 

*10. Robert, christened 27 August 1727 in Croston; "of Walton"; married Ellen Mackerell 14 August 1764 in Leyland.

Robert Hilton baptism 1727

  Christening record for Robert Hilton in Croston: " Robt. s. of Robt. Hilton of Walton, shoemaker, & Jenent his wife"


11. Elizabeth, christened 14 December 1729 in Croston, "of Walton".

 
 

SOURCE: IGI; Leyland parish register on CD; www.ancestry.co.uk.
 
 

FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
RICHARD HILTON


Richard Hilton was christened 28 June 1651 in Brindle, Lancashire, the son of Thomas Hilton. Richard is shown on the parish registers at the christenings of his children as being of Euxton. He died and was buried 27 February 1713 in Leyland, "of Euxton".


Richard Hilton burial

  Burial record for Richard Hilton in Leyland: "Richard Hilton of Euxton - February ye 27"


Richard had the following children:

 

1. John, christened 21 March 1675 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

2. Robert, christened 13 January 1678 in Leyland.
 

3. William, christened 25 July 1680 in Leyland, "of Euxton".
 

*4. Robert, christened 2 October 1681 in Leyland, "of Whittle"; married Janet Nixon 11 July 1706 in Eccleston.

Robert Hilton baptism 1681

  Christening record for Robert Hilton in Leyland: "Octobr - Robert son of Rich Hilton of Whitle - 2"
 

5. George, (twin) christened 16 November 1684 in Leyland, "of Whittle".
 

6. Alice, (twin) christened 16 November 1684 in Leyland, "of Whittle".
 

7. Alice, christened 7 February 1686 in Leyland, "of Whittle".
 

8. Thomas, buried 27 March 1704 in Brindle.
 
 

SOURCE: IGI; Leyland parish register on CD; Brindle parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.
 
 

FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS HILTON

Thomas Hilton was christened 16 August 1619 in Brindle, the son of Edmund and Jennett Hilton. Richard is mentioned in the Roll of the Guild Merchant of 34th Charles the Second (1682): "Hilton Ric'us de Brindle filius Tho' d'f'ct" - Hilton, Richard, son of Thomas, deceased.

Thomas had the following children:
 

1. Allis, christened 16 February 1647 in Brindle.
 

*2. Richard, christened 28 June 1651 in Brindle; buried 27 February 1713 in Leyland.

Richard Hilton baptism

  Christening record for Richard Hilton in Brindle: "Ricardus fil Thom Hilton June - 28"
 

3. George, christened 9 February 1656 in Brindle.
 

4. Elisabeth, christened 9 July 1656 in Brindle.


In addition, Thomas seems to have had an illegitimate child, who was buried 8 January 1648 in Brindle.

Child Hilton

 Burial record for "a bastarde childe of Thomas Hiltones buryed January the 8"


 

SOURCE: IGI; Brindle parish register; Leyland parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.
 


FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
EDMUND AND JENNETT HILTON

Edmund Hilton was christened 21 May 1571 in Brindle, the son of Edward and Jenet Hilton. He married Jennett. Jennett died and was buried 9 March 1636 in Brindle.

Jennett Hilton burial

Burial record for Jennett Hilton in Brindle: "Jennett wife of Edward Hilton buried the xxth of Marche"


Edmund and Jennett had the following children:
 

1. Isabel, christened 5 March 1602 in Brindle.
 

2. John, christened 20 July 1615 in Brindle
 

3. Marye, christened 16 August 1619 in Brindle.
 

*4. Thomas, christened 16 August 1619 in Brindle.
 
 

SOURCE: IGI; Brindle parish register (Edmund shown as Edward in christening).
 
 

FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
EDWARD AND JENET HILTON

Edward Hilton was christened 17 April 1536 in Brindle, the son of Edward and Allison Hilton. He married Jenet. Jenet died and was buried 8 July 1588 in Brindle.

Jenet Hilton burial 1588

Burial record for Jenet Hilton in Brindle: "Jenet Hilton wiff of Edwarde was buried the viiith of Juli"


Edward died and was buried 19 August 1590 in Brindle.

Edward Hilton burial 1590

Burial record for Edward Hilton in Brindle: "Edward Hilton buryd xixth of August"


Edward and Jenet had the following children:

 
1. George, christened 7 April 1560 in Brindle; buried 8 May 1634.
 

2. Arthur, christened 16 March 1563 in Brindle.
 

3. Richard, christened 18 October 1566 in Brindle.
 

*4. Edward (Edmund), christened 21 May 1571 in Brindle; married Jennett.
 

5. Dorathie, buried 10 April 1589 in Brindle.
 
 

SOURCES: IGI; Brindle parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.
 
 

FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
EDWARD AND ALLISON HILTON

Edward Hilton was born in about 1510. He married Allison. Allison died and was buried 6 February 1594 in Brindle.

Alison Hilton burial

Burial record for Allison Hilton in Brindle: "Alison Hilton wiff of Edwarde was buryed the viith of Februarie"


Edward and Allison had the following children:
 

*1. Edward, christened 17 April 1536 in Brindle; married Jenet; buried 19 August 1590 in Brindle.
 

2. Alis, christened 29 November 1536 in Brindle.
 

3. Doritha, buried 10 April 1589 in Brindle.
 
 

SOURCES: IGI; Brindle parish register; www.ancestry.co.uk.
 
 



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