Ancestors of Mandy Willard

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John LILLIOT (1688-?)

and Mary HOAD (c1705-?)


John Lilliot and Mary Hoad married on 2 June 1724 in Woodmancote, Sussex.  At the time he was of Henfield.  (They were not my direct ancestors.  John was the elder brother of my 6x great grandfather, Thomas Lillyot.)

John Lilliot was most probably baptised on 2 September 1688 in Shermanbury, Sussex, the son of William Lilliot (c1660-1736) and Mary Copper (?-1748).  There was a John baptised on 4 December 1702 in Shermanbury, the son of John Lilliot (1676-?), but he died aged nearly 6 years in October 1708.

Mary Hoad's date and place of birth/baptism are unknown, to me.


John Lilliot and Mary Hoad had 13 known children:

  1. William Lilliot was born on 18 March 1724/5 in Henfield, Sussex.  He  married Jane Slatter in 1751.  (They have their own page.)

  2. John Lilliot was born on 7 October 1726 and baptised on 16 October 1726 in Henfield.

    John married Mary.  No possible marriage has been found for them in the Sussex marriage index.

    Mary may have been buried as a widow on 20 August 1766 in Hurstpierpoint.

    John and Mary had the following children:

    1. William Lelliot was born on 26 December 1747 and baptised on 24 February 1747/8 in Hurstpierpoint.  He may have been buried there on 8 May 1748 or 17 December 1756.

    2. Peter Lelliot was baptised on 17 November 1751 in Hurstpierpoint.

    3. Ann Lelliot was baptised on 2 October 1754 in Hurstpierpoint.

    4. Lydia Lelliot was buried on 29 August 1756 in Hurstpierpoint.

    5. Martha Lelliot was baptised on 15 December 1756 in Hurstpierpoint and buried there on 14 March 1767.

  3. Richard Lelliot was born on 23 March 1728/9 and baptised on 29 March 1729 in Henfield.

  4. Mary Liliot was born and baptised on 5 January 1730/1 in Henfield and buried there on 8 January 1730/1.

  5. Ann Liliot was born and baptised on 5 January 1730/1 in Henfield and buried there on 8 January 1730/1.

  6. Peter Lilliot was born on 30 May 1732 and baptised on 11 June 1732 in Henfield.  He married Queen Stringer (1737-1828) in 1759.  (They have their own page.)

  7. Mary Lilliot was born on 3 June 1735 and baptised on 20 June 1735 in Henfield.  She was buried there on 17 November 1735.

  8. James Lilliot was born on 17 June 1736 and baptised on 20 June 1736 in Henfield.

  9. Henry Lilliot was born on 27 November 1737 and baptised on 4 December 1737 in Henfield.

  10. Ann Lilliot was born on 1 March 1738/9 and baptised on 16 March 1738/9 in Henfield.  She married Richard Groves in 1766.  (They have their own page.)

  11. Thomas Lilliot was born on 2 June 1741 and baptised on 14 June 1741 in Henfield.

    Thomas married Sarah Feest on 7 April 1761 in Washington, Sussex.

    Sarah may have been baptised on 15 January 1735 in Steyning, the daughter of James Feast and Mary Hogtrough.

    Thomas and Sarah had 1 known daughter:

    1. Mary Lelliott was baptised on 11 November 1764 in Ashurst, Sussex.

  12. Mary Lilliot was born on 19 April 1743 and baptised on 1 May 1743 in Henfield.

    Mary had an illegitimate son:

    1. Charles Lilliot was born on 19 June 1768 and baptised on 19 July 1768 in Henfield.  He or his cousin, another Charles Lilliot born in 1755,  was buried in Henfield on 12 December 1778.  He went to live with his Aunt Jane Lilliot, nee Slatter, widow of his mother's brother, William Lilliot (1725-1766).

  13. Hannah Lilliot was born on 22 February 1744/5 and baptised on 10 March 1744/5 in Henfield.


Many thanks to the following for additions to this page:

Darren Brooker     and     Brian Mayes


This page was updated on 18 June 2012