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Catherine Sharpeigh

Catherine Sharpeigh

Female Abt 1515 - 1573  (~ 58 years)

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  • Name Catherine Sharpeigh 
    Born Abt 1515 
    Gender Female 
    Bequest 30 Mar 1548  [1
    In her father, Laurence Sharpey's will 
    • She received an annuity of 40 shillings.
    Name Catherine Sharpey 
    Buried 15 Feb 1573  Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I2186  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Lawrence Sharpeigh,   b. Abt 1480,   d. Abt 1552, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Robertes 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F493  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard Weller,   b. Abt 1515,   d. Bef 1573  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Children 
     1. John Weller,   d. Aft 1596  [natural]
     2. William Weller,   d. Aft 1607  [natural]
    +3. Laurence Weller,   b. Abt 1540,   bur. 16 Sep 1597, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)  [natural]
    +4. Alexander Weller,   b. Abt 1540,   bur. 28 Jun 1596, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)  [natural]
    +5. [Unsubstantiated] Weller,   b. Abt 1550  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Feb 1573 - Cranbrook, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S310] Abstracts of Cranbrook Wills proved in the Diocesan Courts of Canterbury and now preserved in Kent Archives Office, Maidstone, Kent, 1396-1640, Jules de Launay, (Kent Record Collections/The Kent Archaeological Trust, 1984;), will of Laurence Sharpey, folio 332, written 30 Mch 1548, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Canterbury 14 Sep 1552 (Reliability: 2).
      To my wife Eliz., £20 one month after my dec.
      EXECS: my sons Stph. & John SHARPEY, and to them, the RESIDUE of my goods.
      WILL:
      To my son, Stph. SHARPEY, the house I dwell in & lands thereto, & the house Rich. WELLER occupies in Cranbrook parish. But my wife Eliz. shall have the house I dwell in, for life.
      Also to my son Stph., the land & tenement called Haselden in Cranbrook parish.
      To my dau. Cath. WELLER, 40s/yr for life, out of the lands occupied by John PERYN.
      The 50 marks Wm. BRICKENDEN borrowed of me & the 40s/yr for 10 yrs interest on it, to go to the children of Rich WELLAR & Cath. his wife, equally divided, except £10 I bequeath to Laur. WELLAR when 22, then the residue of the money divided among the children of my dau. Cath. WELLAR.
      To my son John SHARPYE, all lands & tenements in the parishes of Goudhurst, Marden & Horsmonden.
      To my cousin Thos. SHARPEY, 20s, one month after my dec.
      To my cousin John SHARPEY, 20s when 22.
      To my cousin Laur. SHARPEY, 20s when 22.
      To my cousin Henry SHARPEY, 20s when 22.
      The above £4 to my cousins shall come from the profits of the house & lands now occupied by John PERYN. I will that my son Stph. be good to Hugh GRYFFEN all the days of his life.


    2. [S309] Transcript of the Parish Register of Cranbrook, Kent, burial of Katherine Weller, widow, 15 Feb 1572/73 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S276] Information from Noël Siver, citing the Cranbrook parish registers, burial of "Katherine Weller Vidua", 15 Feburary 1572/73 (Reliability: 3).