Dr. James Disbrowe

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James Disbrowe (Desborough)

Also Known As: "Desbro"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Desborough, Esq. and Dorothy Desborough Jordan
Husband of Abigail Desborough
Father of Elizabeth Holworthy
Brother of Sarah Milles
Half brother of Elizabeth Leete and Mary Rogers

Occupation: Doctor of Physick
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About Dr. James Disbrowe

Doctor of Physick, Stepney, Middlesex

Holworthy Family of Elsworth

Record on settlement of marriage of Matthew Holworthy of Hackney, Middlesex, only son of Sir Matthew Holworthy of Hackney, Knight, deceased, and Elizabeth Disbrowe, spinster, only daughter of James Disbrowe of Cheshunt, Herts, doctor of physick, deceased: covenant by E. Disbrowe for conveyance, when she reaches age of 21, to the use of M. Holworthy for 99 years or life, and to John Raymond of Highgate, Middlesex, Esq., and John Taylor, citizen and girdler of London, in trust for him, then for herself for life and their children in order, etc., of manor of Fen Drayton with lands etc. March 1697 (2)



  1. Genealogical gleanings in England. [Parts I-xxiii,xxv] By Henry R. Waters. Published 1901 by New-England historic genealogical soceity in Boston. Page 250-251
  2. http://boards.ancestrylibrary.com/thread.aspx?mv=tree&m=187&p=surnames.disbrow
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Dr. James Disbrowe's Timeline

March 9, 1679
Age 30
Age 32
November 26, 1690
Age 41