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William Hawkins (1519 - 1589)

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William Hawkins
Born in Tavistock, Devonshire, Englandmap
Husband of — married in Plymouth, Devon, Englandmap
Died in Deptford, Kent, Englandmap
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Hawkins-348 created 3 Jan 2011 | Last modified | Last edit: 15 Aug 2016
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Biography

Hawkins, William (c.1519–1589), merchant and sea captain, was the elder of two sons of William Hawkins (b. before 1490, d. 1554/5), merchant and MP, and his wife, Joan, only child of Roger Trelawny, of Brightor, Cornwall, the older brother of John Hawkins.

By his first wife, whose identity is unknown, Hawkins had a son, William Hawkins, and three daughters. His second wife was Mary, daughter of John Halse, of Efford, Devon, with whom he had four sons and three daughters; after his death she married Sir Warwick Hele, of Wembury, Devon.

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On 8 Oct 2014 at 15:47 GMT Lisa (Kelsey) Murphy wrote:

Hawkins-1534 and Hawkins-348 appear to represent the same person because: Cleaning up a recently merged profile and these two are the same person.



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