Wilberforce Family Tree Website

  This website aims to list all the descendants of William Wilberforce, and also ancestors along the Wilberforce/Wilberfoss/ de Wilberfosse line back to the Saxon Ulgar of Eggleston, whose father fought in the battle of Stamford Bridge, 1066
Wilberforce Crest

Other Formats for the family tree

  • A Narrative report of the descendants of William Wilberforce PDF file
  • A summary list of descendants of WW as a pdf file
  • A descendant list of Ilgerus of Eggleston, who was awarded the priory of Wilberfoss and adopted the name Ilgerus de Wilberfoss
  • A pedigree chart of William Wilberforce (PDF)

Access the website

You can follow the links up or down generations by clicking on the names in bold at the top or bottom of the page:



Please let me know of any corrections or additions you may suggest.

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Sam Wilberforce - last updated February 2015

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Please note that I am not an expert on family genealogy and have very little information beyond what I have collated on this website. The Wilberfoss and Wilberforce families are quite extensive, andI have concetrated on descendants and ancestors of the abolitionist.