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Alice (Richmond) Showter (1473)

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Alice (Alison) Showter formerly Richmond
Born in Draycott Foliott, Wiltshire, Englandmap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Richmond-398 created 12 Jul 2011 | Last modified
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Biography

Alice was born in 1473. She is the daughter of William Richmond and Joan Ewen. [1] She is mentioned in her father's will, probated probated 24 April, 1502.[2]

Sources

  1. Source: #S389 Early Richmond Family. http://www.richmondancestry.org/richmond_family.shtml
  2. "In the name of Gode amen. The year of our lorde Gode 1502 and the 28 day of March. I, William Richmond, otherwise called William Webbe, being whole and stedfast in minde make this my testament and last will. First I bequeath my soul unto almighty Jesus, to our lady his blessed mother and to all the blessed company in heaven, and my body to be buried in the parish church of Swyndon." . . .Bequests to the poor of the same church: to the cathedral church of Sarum (Salisbury): "to the priests of the parish church of Swyndon to pray for me and for all my descendants souls." Bequests "to each of my godchildren: To Johanna my wife: to Thomas Richard, William Sr., Richard (my youngest son), Henry, Christopher, William Jr. my sons and Alice and Ann my daughters.". . ."The residue of all my goods and chattels not bequeathed, my debts and bequests being content and paid, I give to Johanne my wife, and to my children not married to be equally divided by them and, if it fortunes any of them to decease, then their share to be divided among them that liveth; and I will that Thomas Richard and Richard my sons be myn executors of this my last will for my soul's health and repose and I make Wm Wroughton, gentleman overseer of this testament. (signed) William Richmond als Webb" http://www.richmondancestry.org/richmond_family.shtml
  • Source: S389 Richmond Ancestry, Url: http://www.richmondancestry.org
  • The Visitation of Wiltshire, 1565, by William Harvey. Clarenceux King of Arms (Harleian MS. 1565), Together With Additional Wiltshire Pedigrees (From Various Harlean MSS), ed. by Walter C. Metcalfe (Exeter: William Pollard & Co., Printers, North Stree, 1897) [Available from Google Books] RICHMOND otherwise WEBB of Rodburne. p. 64-65. ""This descent testified by S'r Richard S't George, Kt., Clarenceux, King of Armes, by whose appointment it was done, an'o 1633. And entred into this book by mee, Jo. Withie, but is not entered at all in the Office."

Acknowledgements

  • This person was created through the import of Watkins.ged on 04 April 2011.
  • Doug Coldwell, firsthand knowledge. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Doug and others.




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