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John Peyton

Male Abt 1541 - 1630  (~ 89 years)


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  • Name John Peyton 
    Born Abt 1541  of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Nov 1630  [1
    Buried Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I36130  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2021 

    Father John Peyton,   b. Abt 1503, of Knowlton, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1558  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Tyndall,   d. Aft 18 Oct 1559 
    Family ID F21249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Beaupré,   d. Feb 1603 
    Married 8 Jun 1578  Outwell, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. John Peyton,   b. Abt 1579, of Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 24 Feb 1635 and 22 Apr 1635  (Age ~ 56 years)
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F21246  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "He served with distinction in the Irish Wars until the end of 1576, when he returned to England. [...] He served in the English army expedition in the Netherlands under the command of the Earl of Leicester in 1586. From this time he was in constant favor with Queen Elizabeth I. He was made Lieutenant of the Tower, and a member of the Queen's Privy Council. After Queen Elizabeth's death he was made Governor of Jersey by King James I." [Royal Ancestry, citation details below]

  • Sources 
    1. [S142] Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families by Douglas Richardson. Salt Lake City, 2013.