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Thomas (Townsend) Townshend Esq (abt. 1533 - 1591)

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Thomas Townshend [uncertain] Esq formerly Townsend
Born about in Mergate Hall, Bracon-Ash, Norfolk, Englandmap
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Husband of — married in Beckenham, Kent, Englandmap
Husband of — married (to ) in Norfolk, Englandmap
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Died in Kent, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Sep 2010
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Thomas Townsend of Bracaon Ash, Norfolk, was found to be the heir of Sir Robert Thowshend. He was at that time 22 years of age, and was seized of the manor of Suton, Swanton and Folsham, in Folsham, with Foxley manor in Twyford, which came to him by Alice his mother, daughter and heir of Roert Poppy, Esq.

Thomas., eldest son of Sir Robert, in 0225 presented the advowson of the church of Twyford, and in 0235 he passed this monor to Rowland Hayward.


Thomas Townsend
Thomas Townshend


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