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Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Lord Henry Brune Esq. & Elizabeth Martyn

29706. Lord Henry Brune Esq. & 29707. Elizabeth Martyn   

~1540, Henry born in Dorset, England, s/o 59412. John Brune & 59413. Anne Tichborne.

~1550, Elizabeth born in Dorset, England, d/o 59414. Nicholas Martyne & 59415. Margaret Wadham.

1559, Henry [Brune/Browne], of Athelhampton, Co. Dorset., heir to his father as a minor.

1571, Henry married Elizabeth.

3/26/1583, “Counterpart lease. … Henry Lord Howard of Bindon, Dorset … Witd.: Nicholas Martyn, Hen. Bruen, Stephen Bruen … (S) UKNA.

1585-86, “Fine. 1) Nicholas Martyn esq. Christopher Anketle esq. and John Wyllyams, gent. 2) Henry Bruen esq. Manor of Affton alias Aston Culver, East Parley and Fordingbridge.” (S) UKNA.

6/5/1592, Henry arranged for his daughter Elizabeth’s wedding to John hall for consideration of £600.

1594, Henry died in Dorsetshire; leaving Grange farm in trust to his 5 surviving daughters. His possessions included the manor of Carlton, a moiety of the manor of Athelhampton, the manor of Bardolperton, the manors and advowsons of West Tincleton and West Woodsford.

1595, Elizabeth a co-heir of her father.

(S) The Gentleman’s Magazine, 1822, P319, Amorial Decorations of Fonthill Abbey. (S) Wadham College, Oxford, Jackson, 1893.

Children of Henry and Elizabeth:

i. Elizabeth Brune (14853), born 1572 in England.

[“Mary” is given in 1822 article, however John calls his wife “Eilzabeth” in his will.]

ii. Sir John Brune, baptized 1577 in England.

1594, John matriculated at Oxford.

John married Bridget Seymour, d/o Edward (29708).

1619, John knighted in Whitehall.

1/2/1620, “1) Sir John Brune of Athelhampstone, Knight and Dame Bridget his wife. 2) Robert Cooker of Mapowder, esq. Charles Brune of Athelhampston, esq. … In love and affection for love of brother Charles Brune and in consideration of marriage between Charles Brune and Mary, dau. of Robert Cooke. The manor of Rowner and le Grange.” (S) UKNA.

1639, John died. [No children.]

iii. Charles Brune, baptized ? in England. [Heir]

Charles married Mary Coker, d/o Robert of Mapowder.