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Elizabeth Prideaux

  • Birth: 1523 - Theuborough, Devonshire, England
  • Parents: Humphrey Prideaux, Editha Hatch
  • Married: 1544 - Wiscombe, Devonshire, England
  • Husband: Robert Drake, of Wiscomb Park, son of John Drake of Ashe & Amy Grenville
  • Died: 1572 - Wiscombe, Devonshire, England

Children of Robert Drake and Elizabeth Prideaux (7 sons, 3 daughters)

  • 1. William, Esq. of Wiscombe, m. Philippa, dau. of Sir Robt. Denys, Knt. of Halicomb, and had issue.
  • 2. Bernard.
  • 3. John, m., and had issue.
  • 4. Robert,}
  • 5. Henry,} both in the army, and killed at the defene of Osten, in the prime of their age, s. p.
  • 6. Nicholas, m. Katherine, dau. of William Tottle, and relict of __ Kingley.
  • 7. Humphrey.
  • 1. Gertrude, m. to Henry Honychurch, of Awn Gifford.
  • 2. Amye, m. __ Poole, of Nottingham.
  • 3. Ursula, unm.

Citations:

  • [S2] Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots.
  • [S359] Charles Henry Browning, Colonial Dames.
  • Ancestral File #: 9N2S-SB
  • [S14031] The antiquarian.

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Elizabeth Drake's Timeline

1523
1523
Thuborough, Devon, England
1544
1544
Age 21
Wiscombe Park, Southleigh, Devon, England
1547
1547
Age 24
Wiscomb,South Leigh, Devon, England
1548
1548
Age 25
Norwich, Norfolk, England
1549
1549
Age 26
Wiscombe, Devonshire, England
1551
1551
Age 28
1553
1553
Age 30
Ashe, Devonshire, England
1553
Age 30
Wiscomb, Devon, England
1555
1555
Age 32
Devon, Devonshire
1557
1557
Age 34
Wiscombe, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom