Nicholas Girlington, III

Male 1510 - 1584  (74 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Girlington 
    Suffix III 
    Alt Birth ~1508  York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 1510  Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Possessions 1558  [1
    Buried 0Jan 1584  York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Inscription:

      'Hic jacet magister Nicolaius Girlingtonius Hackforthiensis familie, armiger preclarus, vera pietate insignis et omni splendoris genere instructissimus qui ex hac vita migravit, decimo die Januaryii An. Dom. 1584--etatis sue vero 76.'

      [Translation: Here lies Master Nicholas Girlington of Hackforth, armor bearer, fully imbued with true piety, he departed this life the 10th day of January the year of our Lord 1584 at the age of but 76.]
    Died 10 Jan 1584  Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6, 7
    Person ID I35644  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 12 Jul 2019 

    Father Nicholas Girlington, II,   b. 0___ 1455, Deighton-Juxta-Escrick, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 0___ 1531, (Yorkshire) England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years) 
    Mother Margery Montfort,   b. ~ 1468, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1557, (Yorkshire) England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Married ~ 1507  (Yorkshire) England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Family ID F13119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Hansard,   b. 1511, Kelsey, Lincolnshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1577, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 1528  Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Children 
     1. Christopher Girlington,   b. 0___ 1530, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1550, (North Yorkshire, England) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 19 years)
     2. Henry Girlington,   b. 0___ 1531, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Marmaduke Girlington,   b. 0___ 1532, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Anthony Girlington,   b. 0___ 1533, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Nicholas Girlington, IV, Lord of Hackforth,   b. 1530-1535, Hackford, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 May 1597, (Howden Parish, East Riding of Yorkshire, England ) Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Faith Girlington,   b. 0___ 1536, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Bridget Girlington,   b. 0___ 1537, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Lucy Girlington,   b. 0___ 1538, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Mary Girlington,   b. 0___ 1539, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Dorothy Girlington,   b. 0___ 1540, Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F13120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsAlt Birth - ~1508 - York, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1510 - Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1528 - Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 0Jan 1584 - York Minster, York, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jan 1584 - Hackforth, Hornby Parish, North Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Nicholas Girlington, III was the son of Nicholas, II and Margaret Montfort. He was 21 years old when his father died in 1531.

      In 1546, the Crown granted the manor of Pittstone Morrants cojointly to Nicholas Girlington and Richard Brokilsbye with license to alienate to Richard Snowe and his heirs.

      Nicholas's mother, by a deed dated 20 Sep. 1549, gave him the manors of Hackforth and Hutton Longvillers and all her lands in East Appleton and Aynderby Myres, subject to an annuity of 16 pounds, 10 shillings, payable to her for the rest of her life.

      Nicholas was 47 years old when his mother died in 1557.

      He purchased lands in Huddeswell, East Dalton and Newby in 1558 from Sir Francis Ayscough, Knt. and his wife, Elizabeth (nee Dighton).

      20 July 1564
      (1) Nicholas Girlington of Hackfurthe, Yorkshire, of the elder, esq., and Elizabeth, his wife
      (2) Lancelot Wilkynson of Kyhow, yeoman
      Lease for 21 years of of a messuage in Kyhow, part of the inheritance of Sir Francis Ascough, knight, and William Ascough, son and heir, in the tenure of Robert Michelson and all lands of (1) in Kyhow and Bursblades Consideration: 10 10s.
      Rent: 13s. 4d. p.a.
      (This deed used "the elder" to differentiate between father and son since the younger Nicholas was of legal age and was also obtaining lands.)

      1568 - Supervisor of his son-in-law's will (Sampson Wyvill)

      East Appleton, (and West Appleton) a township in the parish of Catterick, wapentake of Hang-East; 1 miles S. of Catterick, 5 from Bedale. (North Riding)

      Aynderby Myers is now referred to as Ainderby Steeple, a parish in the wapentake of Gilling East, and liberty of Richmondshire; 3 miles WSW. of Northallerton. A parochial village, the church of which is dedicated to St. Helen, in the deanry of Richmond, diocese of Chester. (North Riding)

      Hudswell, in the parish of Catterick, wapentake of hang West, and liberty of Richmondshire; 6 miles WNW. of Catterick, 2 miles SW. of Richmond. There is in this township an extensive lead mine, and also a colliery. The Chapel of Ease is a small ancient structure. The extraordinary mount called Round How, is in this township. (North Riding)

      Dalton, in the parish of Topcliffe, and wapentake of Birdforth; 2 miles E. of Topcliffe, 5 miles S. of Thirsk. Here is a Methodist chapel, old connexion. (North Riding)

      Newby, in the parish of Scalby, wapentake and liberty of Pickering Lythe; mile SSE. of Scalby, 2 miles NW. of Scarborough. (North Riding) [1]
    • Click here for photos, maps & history of the great York Minster... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/York_Minster [9]

  • Sources 
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