Thomas Babington of Dethick was born 9999 in England to John de Babington (-1409) and Benedicta Ward (c1339-) and died 4 January 1464 in England of unspecified causes. He married Isabel Dethick (-c1464) . Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814). Ancestors are from England, France, Germany, Belgium.

Collectanea Topographica Et Genealogica, Volume 8

"Thomas Babington, by some pedigrees called the second son; of Dethich jur ux. In his youth he sold his patrimony of East Bridgeford to his brother Sir William, and served with Hen. V. in France. The sword and bow he bare at Agincourt long remained at Dethick. His name does not occur in the Agincourt roll, but this does not prove that he was not present at the battle.

'Finis inter Thomam Babington armig. et Isabellem uxor, ejus querentes et Thomam Chaworth milit, et Wm Babington milit et Wm Ugarthorp armig. deforciantes de Maner. de Deth. et Lutchurch, cu uno prato et ij messuag, et iij bovat. terrae in Whittington, et de advocatione capelle Sancti Johan. Bapistae de Deth. etc'. So that he was married as early as 1431. Returning among the gentry of Derbyshire by the Commission of 1433.

Burgess for Nottingham 25 and 29 Hen. VI 1450. He purchased the manor of Kingston, Notts. He received 1 Edw. IV. 1461, from Thomas Foljambe of Walton, a promise of an annual rent of 20;. out of tenements at Loudham for 26 years.

He died 4 Janurary, 4 Edw. IV. 1464.

By Inquisition taken April 6 .... Edw. IV. Thomas Babington held at his death on 4th January last part, the manors of Kneveton-Stanley, three messuages, 80 acres of land, and 40 of meadow in Mathersay and Thorpe, co. Notts. a member of Gamulston manor, two fulling mills in Wirksworth, held from the wapentake, land and manors in Holyngton, Shirley, Tanelsey, Yeveleystede, Estwald, Lutwyche by Chesterfield, Dethycke, a water-mill at Leghe, and rents in Whittington and Dounston, all in the county of Derby. Dethich had also purchased from Ferrers a moiety of the manor of Lea, which descended to Babinton. These lands became his property upon the death of his wife, who held them as part of the lands of Robert Dethich, her father.

Thomas married Isabel, daughter and coheir of Robert Dethick, of Dethick in Ashover, co. Derby, Esq. The other co=heir married Pole, of High Edge, of Heage, co. Derby.

At Ashover was formerly a slab near the north wall, {Orate pro animalbus Thomae Babington} armigeri, e Isabelle uxoris ejus, filiae Roberti Dethick armigeri fillie et her......"


Offspring of Thomas Babington of Dethick and Isabel Dethick (-c1464)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Babington (-1486) 9999 England 18 March 1486 Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom Isabel Bradbourne (-aft1486)

William Babington (-1553)


Offspring of Sir John de Babington of East Bridgeford and Benedicta Ward (c1339-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Thomas Babington (-1464) 9999 England 4 January 1464 England Isabel Dethick (-c1464)

William Babington (-1455)
Arnold Babington
Norman Babington (-aft1434)
John Babington (-1407)
Sidonia Babington (-1448)


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