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Thursday, May 15, 2014

John Pascowe of Cornwall & Thomasine Kempe

8194. John Pascowe of Cornwall & 8195. Thomasine Kempe   

10/25/1578, John Paskow born in Cornwall, England, s/o 16388. John Pascoe & 16389. Elizabeth Edwards.

~1580, Thomasine born in Cornwall, England, d/o 16390. Walter Kempe.

7/25/1603, King James I succeeded Queen Elizabeth I in England.

1601, William Kempe, Master of the Grammar School at Plymouth, wrote his will. He named his father, Walter Kempe, his brother Robert, and his sisters, Thomasine, and Joany [whom he left his smallest volume of the English Bible.]

~1590, Thomasine born in England.

Aft. 1603, Plaintiffs: John Pascowe alias John Baker. Defendants: Thomas Kendall. Subject: messuages and lands in the parish of St Austell, Cornwall. Document type: [pleadings]. (S) UKNA, C 2/JasI/P3/27.

4/8/1604, Thomasine’s father died.

1604, John Pascoe married Thomasine at St. Stephen by Saltash, Cornwall.

11/5/1605, The “Gunpowder Plot”, an attempt to assassinate King James I.

1611, The “King James Bible”, the 3rd English translation accomplished by 47 scholars from Greek [New Testament], Hebrew [Old Testament] and Latin [Apocrypha], published.

3/23/1618, John [Paskowe, Pascoe, Pascowe] died; buried at St. Stephens. (S) UKNA, WARD 7/58/86.

5/7/1618, Probate of Will of John Pascowe of Torr, Cornwall. (S) UKNA.


3/18/1619, “Thomasine Paskow, widow” of St. Stephens by Saltash, remarried to Francis Crocker, gent., of Ermington. [Multiple children.] (S) Exeter Marriage Licences.

3/15/1620, Francis, son of Francis Croker, gent. , and Thomasine his wife baptized at St. Stephens. [1st child by Francis associated with Thomasine.]

By 1625, Defendants: Francis Crocker, Thomasin Crocker his wife, Richard Porter, William Hechins and Josias Hobb. Subject: lease of a tenement in Trematon in the parish of St Stephen's by Saltash, Cornwall. (S) UKNA, C 2/JasI/W11/35.

2/2/1626, Charles I became King of England; succeeding King James I of Scotland and England.

10/12/1627, Moses, son of Francis Croker, gent. baptized at St. Stephens. [Last child.]

5/11/1630, Thomasine buried.

(S) Heraldic Church Notes  – From Cornwall.

Family notes:

1553–1603, John Pascoe and Elizabeth, his wife, vs. Margery Parkyne and others, land in St. Stephen’s, Cornwall. (S) GBPRO, Lists and Indexes, V21, Proceedngs in Court of Requests.

CRO AP/P/44 Will of John Pascowe, yeoman, of St Stephens by Saltash 1603-1604.

Children of John and Thomasine:

i. Elizabeth Pascowe, born ~1608 in Cornwall, England.

5/16/1628, Elizabeth married Arthur Burell in Cornwall. (S) Visitations of Cornwall.

8/10/1642, Elixabeth buried at St. Stephens by Saltash.

ii. Johanna Paskowe (4097), born ~1611 in Cornwall, England.

iii. Mary Pascowe, baptized 10/18/1615 in Cornwall England.