Sir John Lingen II

about 1230–after 1295 (Age 65)
Lingen, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

Sir John Lingen II was born about 1230, in Lingen, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Mrs. Lady John de Lingen. He married Lady Maud de Lingen in 1285, in Market Drayton, Shropshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died after 1295, in his hometown, at the age of 66.

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Sir John Lingen II
Lady Maud de Lingen
Marriage: 1285
Agnes Lingen
John de Lockwood
Richard Lingen

Spouse and Children

Market Drayton, Shropshire, England


Parents and Siblings



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    Maud Lingen


    Euphemia Lingen


Name Meaning

1 Dutch (van Lingen) and German: habitational name from Lingen on the Ems river in Lower Saxony, Westphalia, and the former East Prussia.2 English (Herefordshire): habitational name from a place in Herefordshire, so named from an old British stream name, Welsh llyn ‘water’ + possibly cain ‘clear’, ‘beautiful’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Burke's Landed Gentry
  • Book - Genealogical & Heraldic History of Landed Gentry
  • Book - Archaeological Journal & History

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