4102. Edward Kekewich & 4103. Jane Coode
8/1561, Edward born in Ketchfrench, Com. Cornwall, England, 4th s/o 8204. George Ketchwich & 8205. Katherine Courtney.
8/17/1561, Edward baptized at Menheniot, Cornwall.
6/26/1581, Edward’s father made his will: “… Item I geve to Edwarde Kekewiche my forthe sonne 200 poundes … Also my will is that my sonnes Edwarde and Frannces shall have my porcion of Burthye.” (S) UKNA, PROB 11/64/488.
~1583, Jane born in Morval, Cornwall, d/o 8206. John Coode & 8207. Margerie Mayow.
5/28/1590, Jane’s father died.
7/25/1603, King James I succeeded Queen Elizabeth I in England.
11/22/1603, Edward married Jane at Morval.
Aft. 1603, Plaintiffs: Digory Payne. Defendants: Edward Kekewich and John Warrie. Subject: bond. (S) UKNA, C 2/JasI/P14/40.
11/5/1605, The “Gunpowder Plot”, an attempt to assassinate King James I.
5/31/1607, Edward named in the will of his oldest brother George.
1611, The “King James Bible”, the 3rd English translation accomplished by 47 scholars from Greek [New Testament], Hebrew [Old Testament] and Latin [Apocrypha], published.
8/25/1620, Edward Kekewich of Trehawke wrote his will; Jane still living, named in the will.
12/18/1621, Edward buried at Menheniot, Cornwall.
1/9/1622, Edward’s will proved at Archd. Ct., Cornwall.
10/31/1634, Lease and counterpart for 99 years on the lives of Peter Kekewich, Jane Kekewich and Phillip Kekewich, sons and daughter of (2). (1) John Arundell of Lanherne, esquire. (2) Jane Kekewich of Trehawke in the Parish of Menheniot, widdow. Property One third of 'one close of pasture … And of the herbage of several parcels of underwoods adjoining to the premises …. .. 50 acres. .. in the Parish of Menheniot … and the lands sometime of John Trehawke and John Landon on the south part and the land of Noddon the west and north and now are in the tenure. .. of the said Jane Kekewiche' (2). Mineral and timber rights reserved. Consideration £46. (S) UKNA.
(S) The Visitations of the County of Cornwall, P252, 385.
Children of Edward and Jane:
i. Edward Kekewich, born 11/1604 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
5/31/1607, Edward named in the will of his uncle George.
8/25/1620, Edward named in the will of his father.
9/30/1622, IPM of his father, Edward age 17.
6/22/1625, Edward admitted to the Middle Temple. (S) Middle Temple Records, 1603-49.
i. Peter Kekewich, born 1605 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
8/25/1620, Peter named in the will of his father.
10/31/1634, Peter named in the lease with his mother.
2/22/1635, at St. Andrews, Plymouth, Peter married Joane Trevill of Ethy, d/o Stephen Trevill.
1649, Peter, sheriff of Cornwall.
7/8/1673, Joane died; buried at St. Stephens by Saltash.
10/28/1680, Peter buried at Menheniot, Cornwall.
i. Jane Kekewich, baptized 9/6/1607 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
8/25/1620, Jane named in the will of her father.
10/23/1632, at Menheniot, Jane married James Knapman of Drewsteignton.
10/31/1634, Jane named in the lease with her mother.
i. William Kekewich, baptized 1/7/1609 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
3/10/1619, William buried at Menheniot, Cornwall.
i. Elizabeth Kekewich (2051), born 1/31/1611 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
i. Thomas Kekewich, baptized 2/12/1614 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
8/25/1620, Thomas named in the will of his father.
3/2/1671, Thomas buried at Menheniot, Cornwall, leaving no heirs.
i. Philip Kekewich, baptized 3/22/1617 in Menheniot, Cornwall, England.
8/25/1620, Philip named in the will of his father.10/31/1634, Philip named in the lease with his mother.