THE HORTON FAMILIES OF YARDLEY GOBION
Descendants of Thomas Horton
Generation No. 1
1. THOMAS2 HORTON (THOMAS1) He married ANN FRANKLIN 1776 in Potterspury.
Notes for THOMAS HORTON:
Possibly the son of Thomas Horton married to Elizabeth Harris at Wolverton in1744
Children of THOMAS HORTON and ANN FRANKLIN are:
i. THOMAS3 HORTON, b. Abt. 1776.
ii. CHARLIE HORTON, b. Abt. 1781.
iii. JOHN HORTON, b. Abt. 1785; m. LUCY.
iv. HENRY HORTON, b. Abt. 1793.
2. v. FRANCIS HORTON, b. Abt. 1795.
vi. ELIZABETH HORTON, m. JAMES LAWRENCE.
vii. ANN HORTON, m. CHARLES COWLEY, 1802, Potterspury.
viii. ALICE HORTON.
ix. CHRISTIAN HORTON.
x. MARY HORTON.
xi. CHRISTIAN HORTON.
xii. LUCY HORTON.
Generation No. 2
2. FRANCIS3 HORTON (THOMAS2, THOMAS1) was born Abt. 1795. He married ANN GIBBS 1821. She was born Abt. 1799.
Children of FRANCIS HORTON and ANN GIBBS are:
i. ELIZABETH4 HORTON, b. Abt. 1829; m. EDWARD PEASLAND OR JOHN ROBINS, 1852.
3. ii. JOSEPH HORTON, b. Abt. 1832.
Generation No. 3
3. JOSEPH4 HORTON (FRANCIS3, THOMAS2, THOMAS1) was born Abt. 1832. He married SARAH DURRANT 1872. She was born 1845 in Yardley Gobion.
Children of JOSEPH HORTON and SARAH DURRANT are:
i. MINNIE5 ROCKINGHAM, b. Abt. 1870, Yardley Gobion.
Notes for MINNIE ROCKINGHAM:
I believe that Minnie was in fact Minnie Rockingham base daughter of Sarah as she appears with Sarah and her mother in 1871 census. The surname may have come from the father. Named as Minnie Horton on other census.
ii. ELIZABETH HORTON, b. Abt. 1874, Yardley Gobion; m. CHARLES BURNELL, 1896, Yardley Gobion.
iii. ADA HORTON, b. Abt. 1875, Yardley Gobion; d. Abt. 1875.
4. iv. JOSEPH HORTON, b. Abt. 1880, Yardley Gobion.
v. FRANCIS LOUIS HORTON, b. Abt. 1882, Yardley Gobion.
Notes for FRANCIS LOUIS HORTON:
Commonly called Lonis or Lonus.
vi. ROBERT HORTON, b. Abt. 1885, Yardley Gobion.
vii. JEREMIAH HORTON, b. Abt. 1888, Yardley Gobion; d. 1939, Buried in Yardley Gobion; m. DAISY LILIAN SWAIN NEE CHAMBERS, 1935.
Generation No. 4
4. JOSEPH5 HORTON (JOSEPH4, FRANCIS3, THOMAS2, THOMAS1) was born Abt. 1880 in Yardley Gobion. He married RACHEL ANN LAMBERT. She was born Abt. 1879, and died 1948.
Children of JOSEPH HORTON and RACHEL LAMBERT are:
i. WILLIAM JOSEPH6 HORTON, b. 1904, Yardley Gobion; m. IVY KIGHTLEY; b. Yardley Gobion; d. 1940.
ii. ROSE MARGARET HORTON, b. 1906, Yardley Gobion; m. ERNEST DICKENS.
iii. HENRY ROBERT HORTON, b. 1907, Yardley Gobion; m. DORRIS DICKENS.
iv. FREDERICK THOMAS HORTON, b. 1909, Yardley Gobion; m. PHYLLIS ARCHER, 1933, Whittlebury.
v. GEORGE ERNEST HORTON, b. 1911, Yardley Gobion.
vi. VIOLET ANN HORTON, b. 1914, Yardley Gobion; m. (1) CYRIL RUSH; m. (2) THOMAS SMITH.
vii. ALBERT E HORTON, b. 1915, Yardley Gobion; m. LILIAN M EMBURY, 1943, Willsden.
viii. ALFRED JAMES HORTON, b. 1917, Yardley Gobion; m. PHYLLIS BATES.
ix. DOROTHY MAY HORTON, b. 1919, Yardley Gobion; m. FRANK STEVENS.