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Thomas Dowrish (abt. 1522 - 1590)

Thomas Dowrish
Born about in Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 1550 in Sandford, Devon, Englandmap
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Died in Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, Englandmap
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Thomas Dowrish was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.


Thomas Dowrish, Esq. was born circa 1522 at of Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, England; Age 30 in 1552, the son of Thomas Dowrish and Elizabeth Taverner(1494-1581). He married Anne Farrington, daughter of Charles Farrington and Margery Stukeley, circa 1547 at of Devonshire, England. Thomas Dowrish, Esq. died in 1590 at Dowrish Sandford, Devonshire, England.

Children of Thomas Dowrish and Anne Farrington:

  1. Walter Dowrish, Esq; m. Mary Carew (1550–1604), daughter of Dr. George Carew, Dean of Windsor, third son of Sir Edmund Carew, Baron Carew, of Mohuns Ottery in the parish of Luppitt, Devon, by his wife Catharine Huddesfield, a daughter and co-heiress of Sir William Huddesfield (died 1499) of Shillingford St George in Devon,
  2. Rev. Hugh Dowrish, second son, Rector of Lapford and Honiton, whose wife was Anne Edgecombe[18] (born before 1560–1596) a poet and historian, a daughter of Sir Richard Edgecombe of Mount Edgcumbe in Cornwall.
  3. Robert
  4. Jane, wife of William Bodleigh, Esq
  5. Grace, wife of Robert Gye, Gent
  6. Elizabeth, wife of John Northcott, Gent.)


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Richardson, Douglas. Royal Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, in 5 vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah, 2013), Vol. V, page 84.

Thank you!

Dowrish-11 and Dowrish-2 appear to represent the same person because: Dup Thomas Dowrish -2 has the right info & is sourced.
posted by Kirk Hess

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