Sir Thomas Metham, Knt.

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Sir Thomas Metham, Knt., son of Richard Metham, Esq. and Margaret Babthorpe, was born about 1442 being aged 30 years and more at the I. P. M. of his grandfather Metham (1472).1 He died 12 September 1498.1

Thomas married (1) Anne Tempest, daughter of Sir John Tempest, Knt. and Alice Sherburne;2,3 he married (2), as his 2nd wife, Isabell Hildyard, daughter of Sir Robert Hildyard, Knt. and Katherine de la Hay.2

Family 1

Anne Tempest

Family 2

Isabell Hildyard
  • William Metham2
  • Robert Metham2
  • Alexander Metham2
This person was last edited on17 Dec 2020


  1. [S2051] J. W. Clay, editor, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, with additions (3 vols., Exeter, England: William Pollard & Co., 1899-1917), 3:83, further cited as Clay, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire.
  2. [S2074] Richard Glover and Joseph Foster, editor, The Visitation of Yorkshire, Made in the Years 1584-85 by Richard Glover, Somerset Herald; to Which is Added the Subsequent Visitation Made in 1612, by Richard St. George, Norry King of Arms: With Several Additional Pedigrees (London, England: s.p., 1875), 252, further cited as Glover, The Visitation of Yorkshire.
  3. [S2135] Eleanor Blanche Tempest, Tempest Pedigrees, 2008, Digitized version of transcript, Chris Phillips: (, downloaded Dec 2017), Key Pedigree iv, further cited as Tempest Pedigrees.
  4. [S1947] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families (Five vols., Salt Lake City, Utah: s.p., 2013), 4:18 (Mallory 13), further cited as Richardson, Royal Ancestry.
  5. [S2051] Clay, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, 2:303.