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Elizabeth Wadham (Stukeley)

Nicknames: "Elizabeth Stewkley"
Birthplace: Afton, Devon, , England
Death: Died in Afton, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Afton, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Hugh Stukeley of Affeton, Knight and Lady Jane (Pollard) Stukeley
Wife of Sir John Wadham, Kt.
Mother of Elizabeth Fauntleroy; Sir Nicholas Wadham, MP and William Wadham
Sister of Captain Thomas Stucley; Anne (Stuckley) Bellew; Mary Stukeley; Awdrie Stukeley; Lewis Stukeley and 7 others
Half sister of George Stewkley

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About Elizabeth Wadham (Stukeley)

  • 'Wadhams genealogy, proceded by a sketch of the Wadham family in England.. ([c1913])
  • http://www.archive.org/details/wadhamsgenealogy00stev
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/wadhamsgenealogy00stev#page/4/mode/1up
  • Sir John, the second, left two sons, William and Thomas, the later of Redworthy in Ashreigny. Sir William Sheriff of Devon, married Margaret, daughter of William Cheselden. His heir was John, who became Sir John, third, who married Elizabeth, one of the four daughters of Stephen Popham, the representative of an ancient Hampshire family as well as of Merefield, in Ilton near Ilminster. This John left two sons, John and Edward, also a daughter, Alice, who married Nicholas Stukeley, of Affeton, North Devon. This latter John also became Sir John, the fourth of the name and title, and he married 'Elizabeth, who was daughter of another Stukeley, Hugh, of Affeton'. The heir of this fourth Sir John was Nicholas, and another son was William. Nicholas, like his ancestors, was knighted. He married first, Joan, daughter of Robert Hill, of Halsway, and his heir was another John. Nicholas and Joan had also other children: Andrew; Giles, who married Agnes, daughter of Clauson of Barton; Mary, who married Sir Richard Chudleigh of Ashdon; and Elizabeth, who married first, Sir Edward Bampfield, and second Richard Warr.
  • http://www.archive.org/stream/wadhamsgenealogy00stev#page/n28/mode/1up
  • 3. Sir William, d. 1452 buried at Ilminster. mar. Margaret, da. and co-h. of W. Cheselden. ch: Sir John, of Merifield.; Elizabeth mar. Stawel, of Collestone (Cothelestone).; Mary mar. W. Montacute, of Henleigh, n. Crewkerne.; Lawrence of Merifield. mar. Margaret, 3rd d. of Sir W. Hody, ; William of Catherstone. mar. Jane, d. and co-h. of William Payne, of Catherstone, Dorset.
    • 4. Sir John, of Merifield. mar. Elizabeth, d. and co-h. of Stephen Popham. ch: John Wadham, Knt.; Edward, of Pole Anthony, Tiverton.; Alice mar. Nicholas, son of Hugh Stukeley.
      • 5. John Wadham, Knt. mar1. da. of Cheyney, of Pine. mar2. 'Elizabeth, da. of Hugh Stukeley'. ch: Sir Nicholas, of Merifield, Captain of the Isle of Wright, &c. Will proved Jan. 30, 1542.; William.
        • 6. Sir Nicholas, of Merifield, Captain of the Isle of Wright, &c. Will proved Jan. 30, 1542. mar1. Joan, da. of Robt. Hill, of Halfway, by Alice, da. of John Stourton, of Preston, Somerset, and relict of William Daubeny. ch: 1. Laurence, o.s.p.; 2. John, of Merifield and Edge. Will proved mar. 15, 1577/8; buried at Ilminster. mar. Joan, da. and co-h. of John Tregarthin, of Cornwall, Esq., and wid. of John Kellaway, of Collumpton, Esq.; d. 1583, buried at Branscombe.; 3. Giles, of Barton, co. Somerset.; Andrew, o.s.p.; Mary mar. Richard Chudleigh, of Ashdon.; Elizabeth mar1. Edw. Bampfield, mar2. John Warr.; Sir Nicholas mar2. Margaret, sister of Sir John Seymour, Knt., and aunt of Queen Jane; buried in Carisbrooke. ch: Nicholas, o.s.p.; buried at Ilton, 1508.; Jane mar. Forster, of Badesley, Hants.; Sir Nicholas mar3. Isabell, d. of T. Baynam, of Gloucestershire and relict of Sir Giles Bridges. Sir Nicholas mar4. Joan, da. of Richard Lyte, widow of William Walton of Barton. Will proved 1557; buried at Ilton.
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  • 'The history and antiquities of the colleges and halls in the ..., Volume 3 By Anthony à Wood
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=bLU8AAAAYAAJ&pg=PA592&lpg=PA592&dq=Dorothy+Hill+Stukeley&source=bl&ots=NI0WUicM9a&sig=gJ_KdxqJ_cO4mUVjX3yOzt-1WB8&hl=en&ei=xq2HTfDoCpHGsAOhqtXuAQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=10&ved=0CE8Q6AEwCTgU#v=onepage&q=Dorothy%20Hill%20Stukeley&f=false
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  • 'John Wadham, Knt. = [Elizab.] Dau. of [Hugh] Stukeley.
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    • Nicholas Wadham de com. Som. Knt. = [Joan] dau. of Rob. Hill [of Halfway] and Alice is wife, daugh. of John Stourton, and relict of Will. Dawbney.
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Elizabeth Wadham (Stukeley)'s Timeline

Afton, Devon, , England
Age 3
Merifield Manor, Ilminster Chard, Somerset, England
Age 48
Merryfield, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
October 26, 1959
Age 537
November 18, 1959
Age 537
May 27, 1960
Age 538
Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Afton, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Afton, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom