William BILLINGTON was born abt. 1746 in Bucknell, Oxfordshire, England. He married Sarah KNIBBS 03 March 1771 in Somerton, Oxfordshire, England. He died bef. 17 July 1815. Sarah KNIBBS, daughter of Joseph KNIBBS and Sarah MAYNARD , was born bef. 13 May 1750. She died bef. 10 March 1798.


Children of William BILLINGTON and Sarah KNIBBS are:
1. Thomas BILLINGTON, b. bef. 19 April 1772
2. Sarah BILLINGTON, b. bef. 31 October 1773
3. William BILLINGTON, b. bef. 25 February 1776
4. John BILLINGTON, b. bef. 14 June 1778
5. Elizabeth BILLINGDON, b. bef. 04 February 1781
6. Joseph BILLINGTON, b. bef. 13 March 1785
7. James BILINTON, b. bef. 07 September 1788
8. Liddy BILLINGTON, b. bef. 02 November 1795

Marriage Notes for William BILLINGTON\Sarah KNIBBS:

Witnesses to the marriage were Richard Mander and John Castle


Notes for William BILLINGTON:

Sources for William BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,
  2. Lucy Fletcher Family Tree,

Notes for Sarah KNIBBS:

Burial identified in the Somerton PR transcript as Sarah, wife of William

Sources for Sarah KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,
  2. 1881 Census frrom Alan Mumford,

Notes for Thomas BILLINGTON:

Identified in Somerton PR transcript as aged 62 years at burial

Sources for Thomas BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for Sarah BILLINGTON:

I am told by Cheryl Newstead, a direct descendant of this family, that Sarah Billington, born 1821 Somerton, Oxfordshire, England, married William Barwick, born 1823 Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. They married on 16 Oct 1848 at Somerton. They had a son William Barwick born 1849 at Hannington Northamptonshire. He married Roseanna Titley born 1851 at Southampton, Hampshire in 1873 at Lambeth, Surrey.
William and Roseanna had a son William John Barwick born 1873 West Ham, Essex. He married married Charlotte Scott . They had a daughter Famebridge Ada Barwick married Samuel Brooksby, and their daughter Ada Brooks married Herbert Harvey.
Cheryl is the daughter of Herbert and Ada Harvey.

Sources for Sarah BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for William BILLINGTON:

Identified in the Somerton PR transcript as aged 85 years at burial

Sources for William BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for John BILLINGTON:

Sources for John BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for Elizabeth BILLINGDON:

Baptism listed as BILLINGDON in the Somerton PR Transcript

Sources for Elizabeth BILLINGDON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for Joseph BILLINGTON:

Sources for Joseph BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for James BILINTON:

Baptism listed under BILINTON

Identified in the Somerton PR Transcript as aged 47 years at burial

Sources for James BILINTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,

Notes for Liddy BILLINGTON:

Liddy is listed in the Somerton PR transcript as daughter of Sarah - no mention of the father

Sources for Liddy BILLINGTON:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Somerton,