39068. John Sydley & 39069. Elizabeth Cotton~1490, Elizabeth born in England, d/o §John Cotton, esq. of Hampstall-Ridware, co. Kent.
John, lord of the manor of Southfleet and of Mortimer, co. Kent.
John married 1st Elizabeth Jenks, d/o Roger of London. [No children.]
John married 2nd Elizabeth Cotton.
1504-15, “John Sydley, an auditor of the Exchequer. v. John Overey and others, feoffees to uses.: A croft called ‘Tollyngtrewe’” in Kent. (S) UKNA.
John married 3rd Agnes Wyborne, d/o John. [No children.]
1518-29, “Francis Alwyn of London, mercer. …, having already sold three houses in Bow Lane to John Sydley, gentleman, for payment of his debts.: London.” (S) UKNA.
1530, John wrote his will: “oon of the Kinges Auditours in His Exchequer, and Citezein and Stacioner of the Citie of London and late Warden of the Crafte of Stacioners.”.
(S) A Gen. and Heraldic Hist. …, Burke, 1838, P482.
Children of John and Elizabeth:
i. William Sedley (19534), born ~1509 in England.
ii. Dorothy Sedley, born ? in England.
Dorothy, described in her father’s will, before the dissolution of the monasteries, as “a Norme in Dertford Abbey”.