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Amy Popham (Games)

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Games
Wife of Sir John Popham, MP, Speaker of the House of Commons
Mother of Penelope Hannam (Popham); Elinor Popham; Elizabeth Champernowne; Mary Popham; Katharine (Popham) and 2 others

Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Amy Popham

John Popham married Amy Games, daughter and heiress of Hugh Games of Caselton, Glamorganshire. Their progeny included the following:

  1. Sir Francis Popham, his only son and heir. He married Anne Gardiner Dudley and was the father of Edward Popham, General-at-Sea, and of Colonel Alexander Popham (1605-1669), JP, MP, who fought for the Parliamentarians during the Civil War and had a garrison stationed at Littlecote House. Another of his descendants was Admiral Sir Home Riggs Popham (1762–1820), who developed the Signal Code adopted by the Navy in 1803.
  2. Penelope Popham
  3. Elinor Popham
  4. Elizabeth Popham
  5. Mary Popham
  6. Amy Popham
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Amy Popham's Timeline

1522
1522
1549
1549
Age 27
Huntworth, Somerset, England
1551
1551
Age 29
Somerset, , England
1555
1555
Age 33
Huntworth, Somerset, , England
1557
1557
Age 35
Huntworth, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
1559
1559
Age 37
Huntworth, Somerset, , England
1560
1560
Age 38
Huntsworth, Somerset, , England
1560
Age 38
Somerset, England
1570
1570
Age 48
Littlecott, Wiltshire, England
1604
1604
Age 82
Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom