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Elizabeth (Walter) Speccott (abt. 1530)

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Elizabeth Speccott formerly Walter aka Arscott, Specote
Born about in Hertfordshire, Englandmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 1553 (to 14 Jan 1558) [location unknown]
Wife of — married 1561 [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified 16 Aug 2019 | Created 7 Jul 2011 | Last significant change: 16 Aug 2019
07:17: C. Mackinnon added Edmund Speccott (abt.1563-1620) as child for Elizabeth (Walter) Speccott (abt.1530-). [Thank C. for this]
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Biography

Elizabeth Walter was daughter of John Walter of Broxbourne in Hertfordshire and his wife, Ellen Harrison. [1] Before 1553 she had been married to Devon man John Arscott, son of another John Arscott. She bore him an only child, a son, Arthur, on 26 August 1554.[2]

John died on 14 January 1558.[3] Elizabeth was mentioned at the Inquisition Post Mortem and was co-executor of his will. [4]

By 1561 Elizabeth was wife of Humphrey Specote of Thornbury. She bore him 3 sons and a daughter.[5] [6][7]

Sources

  1. Visitation of Hertfordshire Page 24: Walter of Broxbourne
  2. The visitations of the county of Devon : Comprising the herald's ... Vivian, J. L. (John Lambrick), 1830-1896. Page 21 Arscott
  3. History of Parliament online: ARSCOTT, John (by 1517-58), of Tetcott, Devon
  4. The visitations of the county of Devon : Comprising the herald's ... Vivian, J. L. (John Lambrick), 1830-1896. Page 16: Arscott
  5. Visitation of Devon 1620 Page 272: Speccott
  6. History of Parliament online: SPECOTE, Humphrey (by 1532-89 or later), of Thornbury, Devon
  7. The visitations of the county of Devon : Comprising the herald's ... Vivian, J. L. (John Lambrick), 1830-1896. page 707: Speccott


Acknowledgements

  • WikiTree profile Walter-491 created through the import of SRW 7th July 2011.ged on Jul 7, 2011 by Stephen Wilkinson. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Stephen and others.


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