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Henry Parker (1476 - 1556)

Henry "10th Baron Morley" Parker
Born in Essex Englandmap
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Husband of — married about 1499 [location unknown]
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Henry Parker was a member of aristocracy in {England.

Henry Parker, 10th Baron Morley (1476-25 Nov 1556) was the son of Alice Parker, 9th Baroness Morley, née Lovel (c. 1467–1518) and her husband Sir William Parker, who was Privy Councillor and standard bearer to King Richard III.[1]

He m.(1) Alice St. John, daughter of Sir John St. John and Sibyl verch Morgan (2) Elizabeth Calthorp, daughter of Sir Philip Calthorp.[2]

He succeeded his mother as 10th Baron Morley on 15 April 1523. In 1531 he was one of the peers who signed the letter to the Pope regarding King Henry VIII's divorce from Queen Katherine.[3]

Children of Henry Parker, 10th Baron Morley and Alice St. John

  1. Elizabeth Parker
  2. Francis Parker
  3. Mary Parker b. 1500, d. 15 Nov 1558
  4. Jane Parker b. c 1510, d. 13 Feb 1542
  5. Sir Henry Parker b. c 1514, d. 3 Dec 1553
    1. Henry, succeeded his grandfather as Baron Morley.[4]


  1. Cokayne, G.E. "Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant", vol. 5, G. Bell & Sons, 1893. p. 372 Google Books, cited by Wikipedia.
  3. wikipedia:Henry Parker, 10th Baron Morley. Accessed January 9, 2016
  4. Burke's Dormant & Extinct Peerage, p417-8, cited by Wikipedia

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Source: Douglas Richardson. Royal Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 5 vols, ed. Kimball G. Everingham (Salt Lake City: the author, 2013), volume IV, page 534 SAINT JOHN 17.

John Saint John, son and heir by his father's first marriage. He married Sibyl (or Margaret) Ferch Morgan AP Jenkin AP Philip, daughter of Morgan ap Jenkin ap Philip, Esq., by his 2nd wife, Margred, daughter of Dafydd Matthew, Knt. They had three sons, John, Oliver, and Alexander, and five daughters, Elizabeth (wife of Thomas Rotheram), Alice (wife of Henry Parker) Margaret, Sibyl (wife of Robert Kirkham), and Katherine (wife of Griffith ap Rhys (or Ryce), and Peter Edgecombe). Sir John Saint John left a will dated 22 March 1524/5, proved 23 May 1525.

Parks-1623 and Parker-18470 appear to represent the same person because: LNAB is Parker, not Parks. Same title. Parks-1623 has no dates, I sourced 18470. This one is relatively simple, but there is a pretty long duplicated line requiring mutliple merges.
posted by Kirk Hess

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