Name: William Harrington 1
Residence: Petergate, York
Occupation: Alderman of York
Change Date: 1 OCT 2010
Guy Fawke's great grandfather William Harrington was a wealthy merchant and alderman of the City of York. In 1501 he held the office of keeper of the manor of Bishopthorpe. He lived in Petergate and bequeathed one of his Stonegate properties to his son-in-law, William Fawkes, Guy's grandfather.
William Harrington, grocer, was admitted to the freedom of the city in 1500.
The register of the Guild of Corpus Christi in the city of York? - Page 168
Guild of Corpus Christi (York : England), Robert H. Skaife - History - 1872 - 362 pages
Merchant, sheriff, and Lord Mayor (1531-6).
- Jane Harrington
- Ellen Harrington
- Type: Book
Periodical: House of Commons, 1509-1558
Author: Stanley Thomas Bindoff
Publication: The History of Parliament Trust by Secker & Warburg