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32818 Thomas Bardfield

32818. Thomas Bardfield

~1448, Thomas born in Essex, s/o 65636. John Bardfield.
1464, Thomas Bardfield of Writtle, Essex was a scholar at Oxford.
1471, Thomas Bradfield of Writtle admitted by Fellowship to New College in Oxford.
1479, Thomas graduated from New College in Law.
1482, Thomas Bardfield admitted to Lincoln Inn.
8/22/1485, Richard III defeated by King Henry VII at the Battle of Bosworth.
Thomas died before his father.
1497, Thomas’ father died, requesting “to be buried in the chauncel of the church of Gyng Margaret nye the High Alter.” Thomas’ son John the heir, age 2. (S) Fee Tail, Biancalana, 2001, P426.
6/24/1509, Henry VIII succeeded Henry VII as King of England.
1511-14, Thomas’ brother John died; his heirs were Thomas’ 2 daughters.
(S) The Visitations of the County of Cornwall, 1887, Vivian, P252. (S) House of Commons 1509-1558, Bindoff, 1982, P430, P459. (S) Genealogist, V6, 1882, P10. (S) Essex Review, Vs16-17, 1907, P174.
Children of Thomas and ?:
i. John Berdefeld, born 1495 in Shefield, Essex, England.
John died before reaching maturity.
ii. Thomasin Bardfield (16409), born ~1505 in Shefield, Essex, England.
iii. Margaret Bradfield, born ? in Shefield, Essex, England.
Margaret married Thomas Bendish, esq. [His 1st wife] (S) Burkes …, V1, 1847, P82.