William Holbrook

Male Abt 1551 - 1626


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  • Name  William Holbrook 
    Born  Abt 1551  Norton Malreward, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    Will  11 Dec 1625  Glastonbury, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The will of William Holbrooke, the elder, of Glastonbury, co. Somerset, yeoman, was dated December 11, 1625, and proved February 1, 1625/1626 at Wells. To his son Thomas Holbrooke he left his two kyne in lieu of 07:10:0 which he owed him. He directed that his bay mare be sold and that his daughter Basill Holbrooke should have 4 marks of the proceeds, which he owed her, and that the rest should go to his son Thomas if the kyne were not worth 07:10:0. To each of his children, "men as well as women," 10s. To his son John Holbrooke, his ground at the Moor, but, if John be dead, it is to go to Thomas Holbrooke the younger, Edmund Eyly and Clement Weaver the younger, the testator's three grandchildren. Residue to son William Holbrooke the younger, who is named executor. Thomas Eyly, Clement Weaver the elder, his son-in-law, and Thomas Holbrooke the elder, his son, were to have the use of the ground at the Moor and the custody of the conveyance for the use of his son John, if living, and also for the use of the three grandchildren, if John were dead. Overseers: Thomas Holbrooke, Clement Weaver the elder, Thomas Eyly.
    Died  Jan 1626  Glastonbury, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • On 9 May 1617 evidence was given in a case concerning subtraction of tithes by William Holbrook of St. John's, Glastonbury (Somerset), yeoman, where he had lived for the last 19 years (since 1598), before at Compton Dando for 20 years (since 1578), before at Norton Malreward where he was born (aged 65).

      A William Holbrooke of Edgerley in Glastonbury paid a subsidy in 1620.
    Person ID  I5910  Bryant
    Last Modified  18 Feb 2001 

    Family  Edith? Coles?,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joan Holbrook,   b. 1587, probably, Compton Dando, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Elizabeth Holbrook,   b. 1590, probably, Compton Dando, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Thomas Holbrook,   b. 1594, probably, Compton Dando, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 10 Mar 1677, Weymouth, Norfolk Co, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Holbrook,   b. Abt 1597, probably, Compton Dando, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1644
     5. Rebecca Holbrook,   b. Abt 1598, Glastonbury, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. William Holbrook,   b. 1600, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Baselle or Basil Holbrook,   b. Bef 25 Mar 1603, Glastonbury, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Edith Holbrook,   b. 1612,   d. Jun 1612
    Family ID  F391  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1551 - Norton Malreward, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWill - 11 Dec 1625 - Glastonbury, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Jan 1626 - Glastonbury, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S149] Search for Passengers M & J:26, Spear, Burton W., (The Mary & John Clearing House, Toledo, OH, 1997), p.42.


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