Agnes Wiseman (Josselyn)

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Agnes Wiseman (Josselyn)

Birthplace: Great Canfield, Essex, England
Death: Died in Great Canfield, Essex, England
Cause of death: After 1558
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ralph Josselyn, Sr.; Elizabeth Josselyn (Cornish) and Elizabeth Josselyn
Wife of Sir John Wiseman, Knight and Sir Thomas Wiseman
Mother of Agnes Brock; Margaret Church / Everard (Wiseman); Catherine Young; Sir Thomas Wiseman and Sir Thomas Wiseman
Sister of Ralph Josselyn, Jr.

Managed by: David Russell Romine
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About Agnes Wiseman (Josselyn)

  • 'The New England historical and genealogical register, Volume 71 By Henry Fitz-Gilbert Waters, New England Historic Genealogical Society
  • Pg. 240
  • 18. JOHN16 JOSSELYN (Jeffrey,15 Jeffrey14), of Sheering, co Essex, died before Aug. 1524. He married ANNE ___ .
    • Pg. 242
    • 20. RALPH17 JOSSELYN (John,16 Jeffrey,15 Jeffrey14), of Much or Great Canfield, co. Essex, the testator of 1525, born about 1475, died after 30 May 1525. He married ELIZABETH CORNISH, daughter and coheiress of William, who survived him, and, with her daughter Agnes, was a legatee in the will of Philippa Jossely, widow of John (19) of High Roding, co. Essex, dated 15 Oct. 1530. Ralph Josselyn was heir in reversion to the lands of this John of High Roding, his second cousin, in case of the death of John's sons and nephews with male issue. ....
    • Children:
      • ' i. AGNES,18 b. abt. 1499; d. after 1558; m. SIR JOHN WISEMAN of Canfield, co. Essex, Knight, who d. 17 Aug. 1558, s. of William and Mary (Glascock). .... He and his wife are buried in the church of Great Canfield. Children: 1. John, m. Margery Waldegrave, dau. of Sir William of co. Suffolk, Knight; four children. 2. William, d. s.p. 3. A son, d. s.p. 4. Robert, gentleman pensioner to Queen Elizabeth, d. s.p.; m. five times. 5. Thomas, d. in July 1563; bur. at Chelmsford, co. Essex. 6. Philippa, m. (1) William Glascock of Minshins in Great Dunmow, co. Essex; m. (2) after 1558 Andrew Pascall; six children by first husband.
      • Pg. 243
      • '7. Margaret, m. (1) ___ Everard; m. (2) ___ Church. 8. Margery, m. (1) John Pascall of Great Baddow, co. Essex; m. (2) ___ Reade. 9. Clemence, m. Richard Everard of Waltham, co. Essex, s. of Richard and Mary (Wood); six children. 10 Katherine, m. Thomas Young of Youngs Newland in Roxwell, co Essex, s. of Thomer and ___ (Stevens). 11. Anne, m. (1) John Lindsell; m. (2) after 1558 John Gloscock of Roxwell, co. Essex.
      • ii. PHILIP, of Much or Great Canfield, co. Essex, b. abt. 1501; heir to his father's freehold lands and to the tenement called Caldres and Cokmemys; taxed in 1543 for goods valued at L10.
      • 22. iii. RALPH, b. abt. 1503.
      • iv. NICHOLAS, b. abt. 1506; under twenty-one years of age when his father made his will in 1525.
      • v. DENYS (dau.), b. abt5. 1508; living unm. in 1525.
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Agnes Wiseman (Josselyn)'s Timeline

Great Canfield, Essex, England
Age 11
Little Leighs, Essex, England
Age 25
Great Canfield, Essex, UK
Age 25
Great Canfield,,Essex,England
Age 36
Dunmow, Essex, UK
January 27, 1555
Age 55
Essex, England, United Kingdom
Age 58
Great Canfield, Essex, England