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Cressida Butler (St. John)

Nicknames: "Cressett", "Cressit", "Cressitt", "Cressida", "Cressyda", "Cresset", "Cressyd"
Birthplace: Bedfordshire, England
Death: Died in Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir John St. John, Kt. and Ann Neville
Wife of John Butler
Mother of Sir Oliver Butler, Kt.; John Boteler, Jr.; Jane Jayne Boteler; Martha Boteler; Mary Boteler and 1 other
Sister of Jane St. John; Charles St. John and Mary St. John
Half sister of Oliver St. John, 1st Baron St. John of Bletso; Margaret St. John, Countess of Bedford; Alice St. John and John St. John, MP

Managed by: Carole (Erickson) Pomeroy, Vol. ...
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About Cressida Butler (St. John)

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Cressitt St. JOHN

Born: 1534, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England

Died: 1612, Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England

Father: John St. JOHN (Esq.)

Mother: Anne NEVILLE

Married: John BUTLER of Starnbrooke 1566

Children:

1. John BUTLER of Starnbrooke

2. Nathaniel BUTLER (Gov. of Bahamas)

3. James BUTLER (b. 1570)

4. Elizabeth BUTLER (b. 1572)

5. Sarah BUTLER (b. 1574)

6. Martha BUTLER

7. Mary BUTLER

8. Anne BUTLER

9. Jane BUTLER

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Virginia historical genealogies By John Bennett Boddie

John Butler, or Boetler, of the Parish of Sharnbrook, Bedford, and of Thobie, Essex, son and heir of George Butler, who died 1551, married (1) Cressett, daughter of Sir John St. John of Bletsoe, Bedford.

Children of first wife

I. Oliver Butler of Sharnbrooke, Bedford, married

Anne, daughter and heir of Thomas Barham of

Barham-Court county Kent, who carried the manor

of Barham-Court in Kent to her husband, to which

place he removed and was knighted by James I at

Whitehall August 1604. He died in London November

22, 1632 and is buried at Teston.

William Boteler, his third son; heir to his brother.

Sir John Boteler, who died August 2, 1634; resided at

Barham-Court. He was created a Baronet by Charles

I, July 3, 1641, and lost his life in the fight between

the King's forces and those of Parliament, at the Battle

of Cropedy Bridge, June 29, 1644. (Hasted II, 291)

His title became extinct on the death of his great grandson, Sir Phillip Boteler, 4th Baronet, January 22, 1772. (Complete Baronetage, Cockayne, Vol. II, p. 97)

II. John Butler of Littell Burch Hall, Essex. (See Later)

John BUTLER Esquire 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 was born 1532 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England. He died Jan 1614 in Thoby, Essex, England. John married Cressett St. JOHN on 1556 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England.

Other marriages:

GEDGE, Mary

Cressett St. JOHN [Parents] 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 was born 1535 in Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England. She died 1571 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England. Cressett married John BUTLER Esquire on 1556 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England.

They had the following children:

		F	i	 Anne BUTLER 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born 1557 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England.
		F	ii	 Jane BUTLER 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 was born 1559 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England.
		F	iii	 Mary BUTLER 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 1562 in Sharnbrook, Bedfordshire, England.
		M	iv	 Sir Oliver BUTLER Knight was born 1565 and died 22 Nov 1632.
		M	v	 John BUTLER Esquire was born 1568.
		F	vi	 Martha BUTLER was born 1571.
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Cressida Butler's Timeline

1534
1534
Bedfordshire, England
1566
1566
Age 32
London, Middlesex, England
1568
1568
Age 34
Roxwell, Essex, England
1576
1576
Age 42
Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
1578
1578
Age 44
Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
1580
1580
Age 46
Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
1582
1582
Age 48
Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
1612
1612
Age 78
Burch Hall, Roxwell, Essex, England
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Blettsowe, Bedfordshire, England