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Thursday, June 12, 2014
Bond 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
1482, Thomas Bardfield admitted to
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.
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.
of Thomas and ?:
i. John Berdefeld, born 1495 in Shefield, Essex, England.
John died before reaching maturity.
Thomasin Bardfield (16409), born ~1505 in Shefield, Essex, England.
Margaret Bradfield, born ? in Shefield, Essex, England.
married Thomas Bendish, esq. [His 1st wife] (S) Burkes …, V1, 1847, P82.