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the Rev. John Lawrence

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  • Name John Lawrence 
    Title the Rev. 
    Born say 1500  Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    History From a pedigree recorded by the antiquary Thomas Tanner, Bishop of St. Asaph (1674?1735):

    The pedigree is headed by"_____ Lawrence, a famous preacher, a reverend grave minister who had been a preacher to those who fleeing from religion in Q. Marie?s day [1553?58] met together in woods & secret places, as they could. He was a gentleman of a great estate & exceeding liberality to the poor. In the time of Q. Elizabeth he preached at Fressingfield. He owned St James Park in South Elmham.  [1
    Married To say 1547  Engand Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Anne Sammes, born about 1530 and buried 24 August 1580 at St. James, Elmham, Suffolk, England 
    Misc. Event 13 Nov 1587  Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    There was a Pardon of Alienation for John Lawrence of Southelmham, to whom by will 12 July 1574 [sic] the late John Burward bequeathed his lands in Bredfield, Bouze, and Hacheston, co. Suffolk, for 6s. 8d. paid to the Queen?s farmer. 
    TMG# 54775 
    Person ID I11155  Roy Family Genealogy | Boudreau Line
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2015 

    Father father Lawrence 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F7648  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. John Lawrence, of Fressingfield,   b. say 1525, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1610/11, Fressingfield, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years)  [Birth]
     2. Alice Lawrence,   b. say 1538, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 7 Apr 1613, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)  [Birth]
     3. James Lawrence,   b. Say 1540, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Margaret Lawrence,   b. say 1543, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 6 Apr 1625, Palgrave, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years)  [Birth]
     5. Thomas Lawrence,   b. say 1545, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +6. Susan Lawrence,   b. Say 1548, South Elmham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1610, Dedham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)  [Birth]
     7. daughter Lawrence,   b. say 1552, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 19 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F7647  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - say 1500 - Dedham, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S201] Wood, Michael Johnson. The Earliest Shermans of Deham, Essex, and Their Wives Part 2, (Boston: The New England Historical and Genealogical Registger, volume 167, January 2013).