Biography and Ancestry of Francis Willoughby (1546-1596)


Paternal Family Tree


6Great Grandson Edward III King England


1546 born

c 1560 [14] educated at Jesus College

1563 [17] married Elizabeth Littleton

1575 [29] knighted

Aug 1595 [49] married Dorothy Tamworth

1596 [50] died


Mother: Elizabeth Littleton

Bridget Willoughby 1566 [Father: 20]

Dorothy Willoughby 1574 [Father: 28]

Margaret Willoughby

Winifred Willoughby 1578 [Father: 32]

Abigail Willoughby 1576 [Father: 30]

Frances Willoughby 1572 [Father: 26]

Sons (Died Young) Willoughby

Mother: Dorothy Tamworth

Frances (Died Young) Willoughby


Father: Henry Willoughby (11G GS Henry II)

Grandfather: Edward Willoughby (10G GS Henry II)

1G Grandfather: Henry Willoughby (9G GS Henry II)

2G Grandfather: Robert Willoughby (8G GS Henry II)

3G Grandfather: Hugh Willoughby (7G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Margaret Freville

2G Grandmother: Margaret Griffith

1G Grandmother: Margaret Markham

2G Grandfather: Robert Markham

Grandmother: Anne Filliol

1G Grandfather: William Filliol

Mother: Anne Grey (5G GD Edward III)

Grandfather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset (4G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G GS Henry III)

2G Grandfather: John of Groby Grey 7th Baron Ferrers Groby (7G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Edward Grey (7G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby (6G GD Edward I)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

1G Grandmother: Cecily 2nd Baroness Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (3G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Bonville (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Harrington

2G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Alice Montagu (3G GD Edward I)

Grandmother: Margaret Wotton 2nd Marchioness Dorset