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Thursday, May 27, 2010

John Seymour Esq. & Elizabeth Coker

950656. John Seymour Esq. & 950657. Elizabeth Coker

8/31/1422, Henry VI (an infant) succeeded Henry V as King of England.

9/1424, Elizabeth born in England, heir & d/o 1901314. Robert Coker & 1901315. Michaela Merchaunt.

~1425, John born in England, s/o 1901312. John Seymour & 1901313. Isabel Williams.

~1445, John married Elizabeth.

12/1/1447, Licence, for 4 marks … for John Seymour, knight, to grant to John Seymour, esquire, and Elizabeth his wife in tail male a moiety of the manor of Stapleford, co. Wilts, held in chief. (S) CPRs.

11/7/1457, Order to all persons of the counties of Hereford and Wiltshire to be intendant to John Seymour, esquire, as sheriff. (S) CFRs.

6/28/1461, Edward IV, age 19, replaced Henry VI as King of England in London.

6/28/1462, John living.

9/29/1463, John died [the year before his father.]


Elizabeth married 2nd Richard Whiteley.

4/19/1472, Elizabeth died.

(S) Peerage of England, Collins, 1812, P148. (S) Magna Carta Ancestry, P554. (S) Arms and Pedigree of Semour of Payson, Illinois, 1906.

Children of John and Elizabeth:

i. John Seymour (475328), born 1451 in England.

ii. Humphrey Seymour, born ? in England.

Humphrey of Evinswinden, married Elizabeth Winslow, d/o Thomas of Burton in com. Oxon.

[Ancestor of Seymours of Oxfordshire.]