Colonel John Seymour, 10th Royal Governor of Maryland

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John Seymour

Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Olney,Enland,Buckinghamshire,England
Place of Burial: Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, Milton, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Edward Seymour, 3rd Baronet and Anne Portman
Husband of Joann Seymour and Johanna Seymour
Father of Sarah York and Ann York (Seymour)
Brother of Sir Edward Seymour, 4th Baronet; Henry Portman, MP and Elizabeth Tredenham
Half brother of John Seymour

Occupation: 10th Royal Governor of Maryland
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About Colonel John Seymour, 10th Royal Governor of Maryland

Colonel John Seymour was the 10th Royal Governor of Maryland from 1704 to 1709. He succeeded Thomas Tench and was succeeded by Edward Lloyd.


22 Sept 1996 e-mail from Janet Burton ( reports the

following info re Sarah Seymour, which was sent to her by Marion York,

of Hurricane Utah:

"Md. Pub C Vol. 3: Lord Seymour at Court 13 June 1662, at Whitehall

(London, England). Vol. 16, John Seymour, Governor of Maryland,

1704-1706, maybe longer. Also called "His Excellency, Colonel John

Seymour," died 30 July 1709. This John (Seymour) is believed to be Sarah

Seymour's father. He was born 8 November 1635, and married

Joane/Joan/Johanna ??? He was no doubt born in England, but these

records do not mention that.

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Colonel John Seymour, 10th Royal Governor of Maryland's Timeline

November 8, 1635
Age 16
Olney, Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
Age 64
July 30, 1709
Age 73
Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom