Richard Maltbie

M, b. 24 February 1592/93, d. before 10 November 1638
Father*John Maltbie b. b 29 Aug 1563, d. 27 May 1610
Mother*Margaret Bishop
     Richard was born before 24 February 1592/93 at Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, England. He is the eldest son. On 24 February 1592/93, Richard was christened at Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, England.1 He was the son of John Maltbie and Margaret Bishop. According to his father's will, he left him his massuage in Springthorpe, Lincolnshire that he has inherited from his father. He also left him land called Fisher's Garth. Richard married Sarah Hornby on 16 July 1618 at Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, England.2 Richard made his will on 22 April 1638 at Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, England.

He leaves his son Richard messuage wherein he dwells, 2 cottages, three acres in Springthorpe, long Moore, a half acre in Upper Gresble, all in Springthorpe, Sturgate and Little Coring (Corringham.) To son William a messuage purchased of William Ha???rd of Hamberstone. gent.
Eldest daughter Sarah 10 (pounds).
To daughter Margaret Maltbie a messuage in East Retford (Nottinghamshire) in tenure of William Stronghormes and Robert Sweaton and 100 marks to be paid at 21. Daughter Mary Maultby 100 (pounds) at 21. Each man servant 3/4. Sarah Sheriff 13/4. Witnesses: William Hornbe, John Rodes, Robert Marshall. Proved in Perogative Court of Canterbury 10 Nov. 1638 by Sarah Maltby the relict and Exex. 147 Lee". (In 1620 Richard Maltby was Church warden, Springthorpe).3

Richard departed this life before 10 November 1638 at Springthorpe, Lincolnshire, England. His will was probated on 10 November 1638.


Sarah Hornby
Richard & Sarah had children: Richard, Sarah, Margaret & Mary. 


  1. [S756] Dorothy Maltby Verill, Maltby-Maltbie Family History, page 333 - Note.—Richard Maltby was bapt. 24 Feb., 1592-3, at Springthorpe.
  2. [S965] Transcribed by: Fred Molby Dorothy Maltby Verrill, Maltby Genealogy

    , Richard married Sarah Hornby. (Springthorpe Register) "1618. July 16. Richard Maltby and Sara Hornbie, both of Springthorpe".
  3. [S965] Transcribed by: Fred Molby Dorothy Maltby Verrill, Maltby Genealogy

    , Richard's Will dated 22 April 1638, of Springthorpe, Lincoln, yeoman.