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Richard Overton

Male Abt 1533 - Bef 1581  (~ 48 years)


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  • Name Richard Overton  [1
    Born Abt 1533  Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 25 Jun 1581  [1
    Buried 25 Jun 1581  St. Margaret Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I19583  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of DDB, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2019 

    Father Guthlac Overton,   b. Abt 1478,   d. 20 Apr 1536, Clerkenwell, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Olive Browne,   b. Between 1490 and 1494, Bernake, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 19 Dec 1545 and 7 Jun 1546  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married Abt 1510  [2
    Family ID F5059  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Grace Sheppard,   d. Aft 12 Dec 1581 
    Children 
    +1. Rev. Valentine Overton,   b. Bef 25 Oct 1565,   d. Bef 15 Jan 1647 and 30 Aug 1647  (Age > 81 years)
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F11866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • A royal servant, clerk and auditor to queen Elizabeth.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2148] Clifford L. Stott, "In Search of 'Mr.' Overton: The Ancestry of Rev. Valentine Overton and His Connections to New England Immigrants." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 172:222, Summer 2018; 172:323, Fall 2018; 173:82, Winter 2019.

    2. [S549] John G. Hunt, "The Overton Family of Swineshead, Lincolnshire." The American Genealogist 36:160, July 1960.