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Agnes Trowbridge (Prowse)

Also Known As: "'Prouz'", "Trowbridge"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Tiverton, Devonshire, England
Death: Died in Taunton, Taunton Deane, Somersetshire, England
Place of Burial: Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Taunton, Taunton Deane, Somersetshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Prowse Prouze, II and Elizabeth Colwick Colwick Collack
Wife of John Trowbridge and John Trowbridge
Mother of Elizabeth Trowbridge; John Trowbridge; Prudence Trowbridge; Agnes Trowbridge; William Trowbridge and 14 others
Sister of Prudence Prowse; Elizabeth Prowse; Roger Prowse; Robert Prowse; Richard Prowse and 4 others

Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Agnes Trowbridge Prowse

A descendent of Charlemagne.

When Agnes Prowse married John Trowbridge, the marriage was preceded by a settlement made by Thomas Trowbridge (Sr.) which granted Agnes an annuity of L30 for life issuing from all his lands at Rowbarton, occupied by his mother-in-law, Alice Hutchings, for her life. On the same day, John was admitted to a life interest in his father's properties at Obridge and Staplegrove and Pyrland, partly occupied by Thomas' wife Johane (nee Hutchings). Agnes' marriage took place at St. Peters, Tiverton, July 31, 1597, 13 1/2 months before her father's death. (The Genealogist, op. cit., p.13, Appendix G p. 25). -------------------- AGNES (or ANNIS) PROWSE, was bapt. Tiverton 15 April 1576, and m. to John Trowbndge, bapt. St. Mary Magdalen Church 25 Mar. 1570. son of Thomas (Sr.). The marriage was preceded by a settlement made by Thos. which granted to Agnes an annuity of £30 for life issuing from all his lands at Rowbarton, occupied by his mother-in-law, Alice Hutchings, for her life. On the same day, John was admitted to a life interest in his father's properties at Obridge and Staplegrove and Pyrland, partly occupied by Thomas' wife Johane (flee Hutchings). Agnes marriage took place at St. Peter's, Tiverton, 31 July 1597, 13 1/2 months before her father's death. Agnes herself was bur. Taunton 6 June 1622. The above Thomas Trowbridge Sr. was a leading citizen and charitable founder, a mercer, with a Tudor mansion, extant, in the high street. and had served as constable and portreve of the castle manor. Agnes' husband John Prowse was sole son and h. at his father's death 1620, and served Taunton as Mayor & Magistrate 1629 & 1637, and also as warden of St. Mary Magdalen, constable & portreve of Taunton castle manor. He m. (2) 11 Mar. 1623/4 Alice Reed of Tiverton. (The Gen.. cit., pp. 1-2, 13, 15, 25). Parents: John PROWSE II and Elizabeth COLLACK.

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Agnes Trowbridge Prowse's Timeline

1575
April 14, 1575
Tiverton, Devonshire, England
1576
April 14, 1576
Age 1
Tiverton, Devon, England
April 15, 1576
Age 1
Tiverton, Devonshire, England
1597
July 31, 1597
Age 22
Tiverton, Devon, England
1598
February 8, 1598
Age 22
Exeter, Devon, England, United Kingdom
February 8, 1598
Age 22
Taunton, Somersetshire, England
February 18, 1598
Age 22
Taunton, Somersetshire, England
1598
Age 22
1601
May 31, 1601
Age 26
Taunton, Somersetshire, England
1601
Age 25