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Forum: Tudor and Jacobean England (c1500-1625)

  1. Bryan Hardwick b1520, JP, Potter Newton

    BRYAN HARDWICK, born c1520 at Kirkby Hardwick, Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. His father is Thomas Hardwick, born c1480 and his mother is Eleanor. He was Justice of the Peace for the Wapontake of Shiracke, He married Edithy Dyneley/Dineley and their son Thomas was born 1545. BRYAN's ...

    Started by Egeria‎, 02-01-2014 6:49 PM
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  2. Got sidetracked - but it was fun

    One of the names in my TUSON database married a Frances Seymour in 1803. Using the Maximillian Genealogy database I traced her ancestors back to Edward Seymour, the 1st Duke of Somerset - who became the protector of King Edward VI. So following the various members of the Seymour family in that...

    Started by David Tuson‎, 15-02-2013 11:53 PM
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  3. de Noke?

    I have a Dunning family of Dorset in my tree and some other trees have the name Dunning de Noke. The only place named Noke I can find is in Oxford and there is nothing on its website about the Dunning family. Does anyone have any ideas please? Many thanks Mary

    Started by Mary C‎, 11-02-2013 6:43 AM
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  4. King's progress

    A query which I hope someone can offer some help, please. When King James I made his progress from Edinburgh to London in 1603, immediately after the death of Good Queen Bess, what route did he take through Yorkshire to reach York? I'm trying to establish whether he might have passed anywhere...

    Started by pwholt‎, 12-02-2011 11:19 PM
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  5. An intriguing Tudor Will .....

    I've had this Tudor Will of Robert Globe/Golbe sitting around for some time. If indeed the name is GLOBE then it is the earliest reference to my surname I've hitherto come across. But oh dear, trying to discover who Robert was is another matter. I've tried searching through the online records of...

    Started by Amlet‎, 09-01-2011 4:59 PM
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  6. Tudor Social History

    Hi all, Does anyone know of any helpful websites regarding Tudor London, education and Xmas traditions? Thanks. :)

    Started by Titanicfan‎, 28-11-2009 2:11 PM
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  7. Smile Pearts and Tuttles in England in 1500's

    Hello, I have found Thomas Peart, born 28 June 1589 Bursnsell, Yorkshire and he is the earliest on my father's side. They were said to be Quakers. Humprhrey (1482) and Maud (1485) Tuttle Northampton --parents of Thomas Tuttle b 1506 Woodford said to be Puritans. Any help on finding earlier...

    Started by Margaret Peart‎, 12-04-2010 9:28 PM
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  8. Need help understanding terms i

    Thanks to the University of Cambridge I was able to find my Brownson family in the Earl's colne records, and I did read what they said about the documents but I am not sure I totally understand. When my ancestors surrendered their right they were actually reinforcing it according to the Earl...

    Started by shewhoseeks‎, 03-02-2010 5:47 PM
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  9. Was Robert Howard, b 1537, a Tudor?

    There's much controversey about the report of Margaret Douglas, granddaughter of King Henry VII, having a son, Robert Howard, born about Jan. 1537. He supposedly was the son of Lord Thomas Howard, with whom she had a secret affair. About 50% of the Howard family trees that I've visited claim him...

    Started by hconrath‎, 09-10-2009 1:06 PM
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  10. Religious denomination

    What religion would ancestors of mine have been c1600 in Suffolk, England? Would their parish have been C of E, and did any law of the land prevent them from being anything other?

    Started by rocket118‎, 17-09-2009 9:45 AM
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  11. Visitation of Somerset 1623

    Can anyone enlighten me please. In a published version of The Visitation of Somerset 1623, the Raymond family tree shows - George de com. Glouc. What does de com. signify? Will. Raymond of Ilchester superstes 1623 = Maria f. Joh. Querie de com. Som. sergiant at armes to Q. Marie and Q....

    Started by lornag2‎, 08-09-2009 6:13 PM
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  12. Elizabeth I Knighthoods

    I am trying to find a date / year for a Knighthood bestowed by Eliz I between 1572 & 1578. Does anyone know of a source of such information.

    Started by michaelpipe‎, 28-07-2009 1:18 PM
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  13. Frizados.

    Can anyone tell me what a Frizado is? There is a reference in A2A to a John Hastings requesting Elizabeth 1. for permission for a licence to allow the poor people of Christchurch to be employed to make Frizados. She refused. I've tried Google,Wikpedia,and other search engines but no luck. ...

    Started by M Hastings‎, 13-07-2009 4:02 PM
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  14. Henry VIII

    I've just bought Henry VIII's will from The National Archives Documents Online site and am having great fun trying to transcribe it! (Please don't anyone give me a transcription - and I know there'll be an official one somewhere.) Just thought I'd let you all know! Thought this board looked a...

    Started by Jan65‎, 07-05-2009 8:41 PM
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  15. Help with handwriting

    I have admitted defeat with the last two/three words on this line. It is only the fifth line of the will, and I believe the first few words say: "... defender of the faith and in ??? ???? ? ?????..." I can't even decide whether there are two, three or four words, and if I read each letter...

    Started by Jan65‎, 15-06-2009 9:01 PM
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  16. Meade in Horton, Staffs and Narborough, Leics

    This is a family that has interested me for some time. They are not related to me, but I'd be interested if anyone has more information about them. Also they fit quite nicely in the Tudor-Stuart forum, which was looking quite lonely with only two threads. This information is from the Heralds’...

    Started by Vance Mead‎, 04-03-2009 8:17 AM
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  17. A public thank you

    To get this forum underway, I just wanted to post a thank you to our Bo Peep for creating a place where we lovers of Tudor and early Stuart England may post our ruminations. And this is a call out to Vance, who started the ball rolling. Here is the Tudor forum - so we expect lots of posts from...

    Started by MythicalMarian‎, 10-01-2009 1:00 AM
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  18. Norfolk subsidies

    A single thread in a forum seems a bit lonely; so I thought I'd start another with the offer of look-ups for anyone researching family in Norfolk in the Tudor period. I have transcribed, indexed and analysed the following original documents which are held at The National Archives. ...

    Started by Geoffers‎, 11-01-2009 2:01 PM
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