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John (Hayward) Haiward Kt. (abt. 1591 - 1636)

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Sir John Haiward Kt. formerly Hayward
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Sir John Hayward (c. 1591 – 11 Apr 1636), is the second son of Sir Rowland Hayward by his second wife, Catherine Smythe.[1] He succeeded his brother but had no children, so this is where the line ends.[2]

John was a beneficiary of the will of his grandmother, Alice (Judde) Smythe, the will made on 10 Jul 1592[1].

Sir John Hayward was the executor of the will of his mother, Lady Katherine (Smythe) Scott, the will being made in Jan 1616/1617[2].


Surname alias: Haiward[3]


m. (abt. 1622) Anne Sondes (d.28 Mar 1622). No issue.[4]


  • Knighted: 23 Jul 1609 Windsor[5]
  • 1624: High Sheriff of Kent[6]


  1. Will of Alice Smythe, Widow of London. 11 May 1598. PROB 11/91/377. National Archives.
  2. Will of Katherine Scott of Nettlestead, Kent. 12 March 1617. PROB 11/129/289. National Archives.


Brown, A. (1897). The Genesis of the United States. Houghton Mifflin. eBook.[8]

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