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Monday, April 19, 2010

Butcher Thomas Chevening of Kent

22592. Thomas Chevening   

~1540, Thomas born in England, s/o §§John Chevenyng.

Thomas worked at Holdenby House.

Thomas [likely] lived in Wrotham.

11/13/1617, Thomas “Chowing”, al. Gregory, a butcher, wrote his will in Wrotham, co. Kent, England. (S) Index of Kent wills.

Children of Thomas and ?:

i. George Chowning (11296), born ~1570 in England.

ii. John Chonyng, Sr., born ?.

7/28/1599, “William Coveney of Yalding, clothier, in £10, to appear to give evidence against John Chowning of the same, tailor, a licensed victualler, for dressing flesh in Lent.” (S) UKNA.

1601, “Victuallers Authorized. John Chowninge of Yalding, yeoman.” (S) UKNA, Session at Maidstone.

1619, John died in Tonbridge, co. Kent, England.


·         John Chonung, born 1593 in co. Kent, England. 1631, he died.

iii. Reynold Chowning, born 9/24/1581.

Reynold married Jane Polley.

iv. Thomas Chowning/Gregory, born ?.

Thomas married Anne Newman.

1613, Thomas’ will probated.