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Monday, April 26, 2010

Hugh Malet & Isabel Michell

39686. Hugh Malet & 39687. Isabel Michell 

~1497, Hugh born in Enmore, Somerset, England, 2nd s/o 79372. William Malet & 79373. Alice Young.

~1495, Isabel born in Cannington, Somerset, England, d/o 79374. Thomas Michell & 79375. Margaret ?.

1503, Isabel, unmarried, named in her father’s will.

~1520, Hugh married Isabel.

2/22/1526, Isabel, Hugh and son Thomas are mentioned in her mother’s will; Hugh named an executor. (S).

When Hugh’s older brother Thomas died; Hugh succeeded his father in the estates.

1529-32, “Hugh Malet, esquire, executor of Edward Steynyng, esquire. v. Thomas Sepham.: …, complainant dwelling in Somerset.” (S) UKNA.

1533-38, “John Hadly. v. Hugh Malet, esquire.: Refusal to complete a demise of a messuage in Lydeard Punchardon, with land and common.: Somerset.” (S) UKNA.

1535, “Declaration of the extent and annual value … to the Priory of Dunster, in the time of John Griffith, prior of the same, by sir Andrew Luttrell, knt. and Hugh Malet, esq., the King’s commissioners, …”. (S) History of the Hundred of Carhampton: in the county of Somerset, …, Savage, 1830, P428.

(S) 1537, Hugh mentioned in Sir William Pole’s Collections.

12/1541, Hugh Malet, Manors of Enmore, Corypole, died in England.

(S) Notices of an English Branch of the Malet Family, Arthur Malet, 1885, PP43-44, App. P1-2.

Family notes:
• The inquest post-mortem on Hugh Malet, held 32 and 33 Henry VIII, A.D. 1541-2, states that Thomas Malet, his son, died November 30th, 1541; that Hugh Malet died in 1541, and that his son and heir, Richard, was aged eighteen at the time of his father's death.

Children of Hugh and Isabel:

i. Thomas Malet, born ~1521.
11/30/1541, Thomas died before his father.

ii. Richard Malet, born 1523. [Heir.]
Richard married 2nd Elizabeth Luttrell, d/o Sir Andrew Luttrell.
7/25/1551, Richard wrote his will, naming his brother-in-law Robert Maye, husband of his sister Dorothy, as an overseer. (S) Somerset Record Society, 1905, P129.
Bef. 3/31/1552, Richard died in Corypole, Somerset, England. (S) Will proved.
Thomas Malet, born ~1548, heir of his father.
~1572 he married Elizabeth Colles.
~1580 he died.

iii. William Malet Jr, born ~1525.

iv. Barnabas Malet, born ~1527.

v. Joan Malet, born ~1529.
7/25/1551, Sister “Johane” named in her brother Richard’s will.
Joan married John Danvers.

vi. Mary Malet, born ~1531.
Mary married ? Sturges.
7/25/1551, Sister “Mary Mallet” and “children” named in her brother Richard’s will.

vi. Elizabeth Malet, born ~1533.
Elizabeth married Thomas Ivy of West Kingston, Wilts.
7/25/1551, Sister “Elizabeth” and “children” named in her brother Richard’s will.

vi. Agatha Malet, born ~1535.
Agatha married John Payne of Hutton, Somerset.

ix. Dorothy Malet (19483), born ~1537 in Enmore, Somerset, England.