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Rev. John Lawrence

Male Abt 1500 - Aft 1552  (~ 53 years)


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  • Name Rev. John Lawrence 
    Born Abt 1500  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1552  [1
    Person ID I4780  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of BAM, Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TSW
    Last Modified 12 Jan 2016 

    Children 
    +1. Susan Lawrence,   b. Abt 1548,   d. Bef 13 Sep 1610, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F2908  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He was, according to pedigree recorded by the antiquary Thomas Tanner, Bishop of St. Asaph (1674–1735), "a famous preacher, a reverend grave minister who had been a preacher to those who fleeing from religion in Q. Marie's day [1553–58] met together in woods & secret places, as they could. He was a gentleman of a great estate & exceeding liberality to the poor. In the time of Q. Elizabeth he preached at Fressingfield. He owned St James Park in South Elmham."

  • Sources 
    1. [S951] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Early Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and Their Wives. Part 2: Henry Sherman the Younger and His Wife." The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 167:35, January 2013.