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Elizabeth Weller

Elizabeth Weller

Female 1578 - 1655  (~ 77 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Weller  [1
    Christened 23 Mar 1578  Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Bequest 1596  [3
    In her father, Alexander Weller's will 
    • She was left £200 to be paid within a year of his decease or on her marriage day, whichever came first.
    Bequest 1607  [1
    In her mother, Elizabeth Weller's will 
    • She was left a share of £110 and of her mother's chests, household goods and pewter. Her bequest was to be sold and the proceeds given to her children after her and her husband's decease.
    Name Elizabeth Cushman  [4
    Buried 11 Dec 1655  Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I2208  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Alexander Weller,   b. Abt 1540,   bur. 28 Jun 1596, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Dence,   b. Abt 1540,   bur. 3 Mar 1606/07, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 5 Nov 1565  Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Family ID F496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Alexander Couchman,   d. 1617 
    Married Bef 1607  [1
    Children 
     1. Thomas Couchman  [natural]
     2. Clemence Couchman,   bur. 11 Jan 1635/36, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Margaret Couchman  [natural]
    +4. Susan Couchman,   c. 12 Sep 1596, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 17 May 1619, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 22 years)  [natural]
     5. Mary Couchman,   c. 16 Dec 1600, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Robert Rogers 
    Married 26 Mar 1620  Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Jane Rogers,   c. Jan 1620/21, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +2. Susanne Rogers,   c. 11 Apr 1624, Cranbrook, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2683  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 23 Mar 1578 - Cranbrook, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1620 - Cranbrook, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 Dec 1655 - 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 no.445, proved on 15 July 1607 in the Archdeaconry Court of Canterbury, volume 59, folio 42 (Reliability: 3).
      Will of Elizabeth WELLER. Written 28 February 1606/07, proved 15 July 1607. To be buried in the parish church of Cranbrook. Executor: my son Alexander Cowchman. Overseer: my brother William Weller, he to receive 10s for his pains. To my three daughters: Agnes Baseden, Elizabeth Couchman, and Catherine Dentwood, all the chests in the house where my son Richard Weller now dwells, with the money and goods within them. Also to my three daughters, all that is of mine in the house of my son Alexander Cowchman. To my said three daughters, £100 which my son Richard Weller owes me, and also £10 which my son Stephen Weller owes me. To my three daughters and to my son Richard, all my pewter, equally divided among them. To my son Richard Weller, all the wood-work household stuff that I have in his house, except the chests given away above. Also, to him a featherbed and its bedding, my carpet, my brand-irons in his parlor, two woollen coverlets. To my brother William Weller, a cloak. To my son Dence Weller, 10s. To my son Stephen Weller, 10s. To my son John Weller, 10s. To my son Alexander Weller, 10s. All the goods bequeathed to my daughter Catherine Denwood shall be sold and the cash given to her children after the decease of my daughter Catherine and her husband Francis Denwood. And similarly for the bequests to Elizabeth Cowchman and her husband Alexander Couchman, and for Agnes Baseden and her husband Thomas Baseden. Witnesses: John Weller Junior and Stephen Weller

    2. [S323] Weald of East Kent - Indexed Transcript of all baptisms recorded before 1601, Jules & Louise de Launay, (1985, microfiche;), KE/REG/53937., baptism of Elizabeth Weller, no parents' names given (23 Mar 1577/78) (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S418] Will of Alexander Weller 1596, Alexander Weller, (written on 16 June 1596 and proved in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury on 15 July 1596, registered copy;), PROB 11/88.

    4. [S304] Parish Registers - Vol 3, Incorporating the Mary Wigan Transcripts, The Kent Family History Society, (KFHS CD-ROM 12, including Benenden (C 1558-1906, M 1578-1836, B 1558-1906), Cranbrook (C 1559-1812, M 1559-1837, B 1559-1812) and Rolvenden (C 1558-1840, M 1558-1840, B 1558-1840);), marriage of Robert Rogers and Elizabeth Cushman wid, 26 Mar 1620, Cranbrook (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S304] Parish Registers - Vol 3, Incorporating the Mary Wigan Transcripts, The Kent Family History Society, (KFHS CD-ROM 12, including Benenden (C 1558-1906, M 1578-1836, B 1558-1906), Cranbrook (C 1559-1812, M 1559-1837, B 1559-1812) and Rolvenden (C 1558-1840, M 1558-1840, B 1558-1840);), burial of Elizabeth Rodgers, w Roland & d Alexander WELLER Clothier, 11 Dec 1655, Cranbrook (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S309] Transcript of the Parish Register of Cranbrook, Kent, marriage of Allexander Wellard & Elizabeth Dence (Reliability: 3).