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Date of death may require further research - previous duplicate profiles stated that he died in March 1556.
Father John Fortescue, Esq. b. c 1460, d. 2 Jun 1502
Mother Jacquetta St. Leger b. c 1460, d. bt 1535 - 1544
Bartholomew Fortescue was born circa 1490 at of Filleigh, Wear Gifford, Combe in Holbeton, & East Buckland, Devonshire, England. He married Ellen Moore, daughter of Maurice Moore, Esq. and Cecily Bonville, before 1513; They had 2 sons (Richard, Esq; & Lewis) & 5 daughters (Gertrude, wife of Barnard Drake; Mary, wife of Humphrey Yeo; Ellen, wife of William Canwell; Elizabeth, wife of Lewis Hatch, Gent., & of Geoffrey Tothill, Gent; & Anne, wife of John Raleigh). Bartholomew Fortescue died on 12 September 1557 at of Corscombe, Somersetshire, England.
- Ellen Moore b. c 1495
- Elizabeth, wife of Lewis Hatch, Gent., & of Geoffrey Tothill, Gent b. 1531, d. a 23 Apr 1587
- Gertrude, wife of Barnard Drake b. c 1538, d. 10 Feb 1601
- Richard, Esq
- Ellen, wife of William Canwell
- Anne, wife of John Raleigh
- Mary, wife of Humphrey Yeo
- ↑ Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 9.
- ↑ Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 9-10.
- ↑ Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 513.
- The Peerage, Bartholomew Fortescue, M, #296682, b. circa 1486, d. 12 September 1557 
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