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Sunday, May 11, 2014

Bond 2050 Porter-Kekewich

2050. Roger Porter & 2051. Elizabeth Kekewich

9/1604, Roger born in Cornwall, England, heir & s/o 4100. Richard Porter & 4101. Elizabeth Pascoe.
9/13/1604, Roger baptized at at St. Stephens by Saltash.
1/31/1611, Elizabeth born in Menheniot, Cornwall, England, d/o 4102. Edward Kekewich & 4103. Jane Coode.
2//2/1611, Elizabeth baptized.
8/25/1620, Elizabeth named in her father’s will.
1620, Roger age 15. (S) 1620 Visitations of Cornwall, P179.
12/18/1621, Elizabeth’s father buried at Menheniot, Cornwall, England. [Elizabeth’s mother survived her father.]
3/27/1625, Charles I succeeded James I as King of England.
10/10/1629, Roger married Elizabeth at Menheniot, Cornwall.
3/10/1635, Roger’s father buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
3/4/1639, Roger’s mother buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
1/30/1649, King Charles I beheaded leaving no reigning monarch in England.
1649, Richard Wills v Roger Porter: money matters, Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 10/1/126.
1651, John Knapman v Robert Bennett, Peter Kekewich, Roger Porter, Raynold Hawkey, Jane Knapman widow and Jane Knapman: Throwley, Devon. Bill and three answers. (S) UKNA, C 10/13/68.
12/25/1653, Oliver Cromwell elected Lord Protector of England.
1658, Plaintiffs: Thomas Monins and Anne Monins his wife. Defendants: Thomas Dodson, Francis Buller, Roger Porter and Joan Wivell widow. Subject: personal estate of the deceased Robert Dodson, of Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 6/144/104.
5/29/1660, King Charles II restored to the monarchy.
6/11/1672, Will of John Battersby of Rame, Cornwall: “… appoints her [Grace, his wife], with Roger Porter, Esq., … to be guardians and overseers of his will, …” (S) Heraldic Church Notes from Cornwall.
2/10/1676, Roger wrote his will.
7/11/1677, Roger died, buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
10/31/1677, Roger’s will probated at Archd. Ct., Cornwall.
1/1/1678, "Mrs. Elizabeth Porter, widow" died, buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
5/2/1679, Elizabeth’s will probated at Archd. Ct., Cornwall. [Lost]
(S) The Visitations of the County of Cornwall, P385.
Children of Roger and Elizabeth:
i. Mary Porter, baptized 2/13/1631 in Cornwall, England.
1/8/1652, Mary married Thomas Coode at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
2/10/1676, Mary named in her father’s will.
ii. William Porter baptized 10/9/1633 in Cornwall, England.
4/19/1634, William buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
iii. Jane Porter, baptized 7/9/1640 in Cornwall, England.
10/26/1641, Jane buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
iv. Elizabeth Porter, baptized 1/3/1641 in Cornwall, England.
2/3/1663, Elizabeth married Samuel Mydhop of Trenant Park at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
v. Jane Porter, baptized 1/31/1647 in Cornwall, England.
7/11/1678, Jane married John Harris, esq., of Manaton at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
2/10/1676, Jane named in her father’s will.
1/3/1681, Jane and John living.
vi. Margaret Porter, baptized 2/22/1649 in Cornwall, England.
6/30/1675, Margaret buried at St. Stephens by Saltash, Cornwall.
vii. Roger Porter baptized 2/26/1650 in Cornwall, England.
viii. Dorothy Porter (1025), born 9/1651 in Cornwall, England.

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