William Mitton de Weston1,2

M, b. 28 December 1415, d. after 1485/1486
FatherSir Richard Mitton de Weston d. 10 Nov 1418
MotherMargaret de Peshale de Weston b. 1393, d. 5 Aug 1420
     William was born on Thursday, 28 December 1415 in Weston under Lizard, Staffordshire, England.3 , he was christened in Weston, Staffordshire, England, at St. Andrew's Church. William married Margaretta Corbett, daughter of Thomas Corbett de Lee, circa 1439. He and Margaretta were blessed with 6 children. He was Lord of the Manor of Weston in Staffordshire. He was sheriff of Staffordshire 1443, 1458, 1463 & the 2nd year of Edward IV [1473]. William departed this life after 1485 in Weston under Lizard, Staffordshire, England. William departed this life after 1485/1486 in Weston under Lizard, Staffordshire, England.


Margaretta Corbett b. c 1421


  1. [S83] Joseph Jackson Howard, Visitation of England & Wales, Visitation of Shropshire, 1623, page 360 - Wilhumis Milton de Weston under Liziard [Sheriff of co. Strafford 1443,1458, and 1463; alive 1485] ... [21 years of age on 28 Dec. 1436]. - married Margaretta filia Thomas Corbett de Lee. Children: Richard married to Agnes ____ ; Anna married to Richardi Mynors; Jane married to Robert, Knight of Salop. Joane married to John Washbourne, Elianora married to Thomas Cornwall, knight; John died 7 Feb 1499 married to 1st Anne daughter of Thomas Swinerton 3 Edward IV of Hylton , co Stafford; 2nd Joane, daughter of Richard Middlemore of Edgbaston, she died 25 July 1475.
  2. [S103] Clarence E. Pearsall, History of the Pearsall Family, page 572.
  3. [S1018] Edited by The William Salt Archeological Society, Collections for a History of Staffordshire, Volume II: pages 118 -.