The third son of Edmund Denton and Elizabeth Rogers was John Denton who matriculated from Merton College Oxford in 1698 at sixteen. [Some sources say he was the sone of Alexander andHester Denton.]
He too had no issue but as we saw above he adopted his sister’s son George Chamberlayne (Denton).
|Note on shorthand acronyms being used in the DFB:|
– GGF1 / GGM1 – means first great-grandfather /mother;
– GU11 / GA11 – means eleventh great-uncle / great-aunt;
– 1C3 – means first cousin three times removed