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Abigail Knyvet

Female - 1623


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Abigail Knyvet (daughter of John Knyvet and Agnes Harcourt); died on 15 Dec 1623; was buried in Wacton, Norfolk, England.

    Abigail married Martin Sedley in 1577. Martin (son of Martin Sedley and Elizabeth Mounteney) was born about 1531 in of Morley, Norfolk, England; died about 1609; was buried on 10 Feb 1610 in St. Peter's Chapel, Morley, Norfolk, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Muriel Sedley was born before 20 Apr 1583 in Morley, Norfolk, England; died on 22 Aug 1661 in Letton, Norfolk, England; was buried in Letton, Norfolk, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Knyvet was born about 1517 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England (son of Edmund Knyvet and Jane Bourchier); died before 1556.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Plumstead, Norfolk, England
    • Alternate death: Bef 1561

    John married Agnes Harcourt about 1538. Agnes (daughter of John Harcourt and Margaret Barantyne) died in 1578. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Agnes Harcourt (daughter of John Harcourt and Margaret Barantyne); died in 1578.

    Notes:

    Or Anne.

    Children:
    1. 1. Abigail Knyvet died on 15 Dec 1623; was buried in Wacton, Norfolk, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Edmund Knyvet was born in 1490 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England (son of Edmund Knyvet and Eleanor Tyrrell); died on 1 May 1539; was buried in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.

    Notes:

    Also spelled Knevet. Sergeant Porter to Henry VIII. Keeper of the King's Woods in Rockingham Forest.

    Edmund married Jane Bourchier. Jane (daughter of John Bourchier and Katherine Howard) died on 17 Feb 1562. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Jane Bourchier (daughter of John Bourchier and Katherine Howard); died on 17 Feb 1562.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 1561

    Notes:

    Or Joan.

    Children:
    1. 2. John Knyvet was born about 1517 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England; died before 1556.

  3. 6.  John Harcourt was born about 1500 (son of Simon Harcourt and Agnes Darell); died on 19 Feb 1566; was buried in Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire, England.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Staffordshire 1545-46. Knight of the shire for Staffordshire.

    John married Margaret Barantyne before 1523. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Margaret Barantyne (daughter of William Barantyne and Mary Reade).
    Children:
    1. 3. Agnes Harcourt died in 1578.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Edmund Knyvet was born in in of Buckenham, Norfolk, England (son of William Knyvet and Alice Grey); died in 1504 in At sea.

    Notes:

    Edmund Knyvet (d. 1504) = Eleanor Tyrell (d. 1514)
    Thomas Knyvet (d. 1512) = Muriel Howard (b. 1486)
    Henry Knyvet (d. 1547) = Anne Pickering (1496-1582)
    Henry Knyvet (1539-1598) = Elizabeth Stumpe (d. 1585)
    Catherine Knyvet = Thomas Howard (1561-1626)
    Theophilus Howard (1584-1640) = Elizabeth Hume
    Henry Howard (1627-1709) = Mary Stuart (1648-1682)
    Charles Howard (1675-1733) = Mary Elizabeth Tattershall (1613-1664)
    Charles Howard (1707-1771) = Penelope Foley (1708-1748)
    Mary Howard (1740-1770) = Erasmus Darwin (1731-1802)
    Robert Waring Darwin (1766-1848) = Susanna Wedgwood
    Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882)

    Edmund married Eleanor Tyrrell. Eleanor (daughter of William Tyrrell and Margaret Darcy) died in 1514. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Eleanor Tyrrell (daughter of William Tyrrell and Margaret Darcy); died in 1514.
    Children:
    1. 4. Edmund Knyvet was born in 1490 in of Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England; died on 1 May 1539; was buried in Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.

  3. 10.  John Bourchier was born about 1467 in of West Horsley, Surrey, England (son of Humphrey Bourchier and Elizabeth Tilney); died on 16 Mar 1533 in Calais, France; was buried in Calais, France.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: 19 Mar 1533, Calais, France

    Notes:

    2nd Baron Berners. Lieutenant of Calais from 1520 on. Chancellor of the Exchequer from 1524. On commission from Henry VIII he made English translations of Froissart's Chronicles, the Golden Book of Marcus Aurelius, the History of Arthur of Lyttel Brytaine, and the romance Huon of Bordeaux.

    Summoned to Parliament between 14 Oct 1495 and 9 Aug 1529.

    "Berners was not present at the Field of Cloth of Gold in 1520, as has been generally stated, but remained with the council in London." [Oxford Dictionary of National Biography]

    John married Katherine Howard before 13 May 1490. Katherine (daughter of John Howard and Margaret Chedworth) died on 12 Mar 1536. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Katherine Howard (daughter of John Howard and Margaret Chedworth); died on 12 Mar 1536.
    Children:
    1. 5. Jane Bourchier died on 17 Feb 1562.

  5. 12.  Simon Harcourt was born about 1473 in of Witham, Berkshire, England (son of Christopher Harcourt and Joan Stapleton); died on 16 Jan 1547; was buried in Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire, England.

    Simon married Agnes Darell. Agnes (daughter of Thomas Darell and Thomasine Gresley) died after 1508. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Agnes Darell (daughter of Thomas Darell and Thomasine Gresley); died after 1508.
    Children:
    1. 6. John Harcourt was born about 1500; died on 19 Feb 1566; was buried in Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire, England.

  7. 14.  William Barantyne was born on 31 Dec 1481 in of Little Haseley, Oxfordshire, England (son of John Barantyne and Mary Stonor); died on 17 Nov 1549; was buried in Haseley, Oxfordshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Baptised: 1 Jan 1482

    William married Mary Reade. Mary (daughter of Robert Reade and Margaret Alphey) died before 31 Dec 1518. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Mary Reade (daughter of Robert Reade and Margaret Alphey); died before 31 Dec 1518.
    Children:
    1. 7. Margaret Barantyne