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John Seymour (1450 - 1491)

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Sir John Seymour aka Warden of Savernake Forest
Born in Wolf Hall, Wiltshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Wembdon, Somersetshire, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 11 Sep 2010
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Biography

Father John Seymour, Esq., Sheriff of Wiltshire, Burgess of Hindon[1] b. c 1425, d. 29 Sep 1463

Mother Elizabeth Coker[2] d. 19 Apr 1472

Sir John Seymour, Hereditary Warden of Savernake Forest was born circa 1450 at of Wolfhall in Savernake, Stapleford, Stitchcombe, & Huish, Wiltshire, England; Age 14 in 1464, 26 in 1476, & 34 in 1485.[3]

He married Elizabeth Darrell, daughter of Sir George Darrell, Sheriff of Wiltshire, Somersetshire, & Dorsetshire and Margaret Stourton, circa 1472; They had 4 sons (Sir John; Sir George; Sir Robert; & Sir William) & 4 daughters (Margaret, wife of Sir William Wadham; Jane, wife of Sir John Huddleston; Elizabeth, wife of John Crofts, Esq; & Katherine).[4]

Sir John Seymour, Hereditary Warden of Savernake Forest died on 26 October 1491 at of West Bower in Bridgwater, Moorland in North Petherton, & Cokers in Wembdon, Somersetshire, England.[5]

Family

  • Elizabeth Darrell b. c 1454, d. c 1479

Children

  • Sir John
  • Sir George
  • Sir Robert
  • Sir William
  • Margaret, wife of Sir William Wadham
  • Jane, wife of Sir John Huddleston
  • Elizabeth, wife of John Crofts, Esq
  • Katherine

Sources

  • Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson Vol. IV. p. 618
  1. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 109.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 614
  3. Wallop Family, p. 702
  4. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 109-110.
  5. Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 615


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On 15 Sep 2015 at 19:55 GMT Liz (Noland) Shifflett wrote:

looks like Seymour-79 is grandson of Seymour-81 per Lewis source, so I moved them from "unmerged match" to rejected match.



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