Jane Nicholas (St. John) (c.1560 - 1596) MP

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Birthplace: Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in England
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About Jane Nicholas (St. John)

According to the Richmond Family Ancestry pedigree page on Jane St. John:

http://www.richmondancestry.org/pedigrees2000_2999/pedigree2996.htm

Birthdate: ABT 1560

Birthplace: Lidieard, Wiltshire, England

Spouse: Richard (Rici) NICHOLAS

Married: ABT 1595

Place: Camden, Berkshire, England

Death date and place: Unknown.

Her birthplace is identified as Lydiard Tregoze:

http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/place_page.jsp?p_id=11919

n 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Lydiard Tregoze like this:

LIDDIARD-TREEGOOZE, a village and a parish in Cricklade district, Wilts. The village stands near the Great Western railway, 2 miles N W of Swindon r. station, and 3 ENE of Wootton-Bassett; was known, at the Conquest, as Lidiar; and gives the title of Baron to Viscount Bolingbroke. The parish comprises 5,142 acres. Rated property, £7,721. Pop., 795. Houses, 160. The property is divided among a few. The manor belonged to the Treegoozes: passed to the Grandisons, the Pateshulls, and the Beauchamps; and has belonged, since the time of Henry VI., to the St.Johns, Viscounts Bolingbroke. Liddiard Park is the seat of Viscount Bolingbroke. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Glon cester and Bristol. Value, £628.* Patron, Viscount Bolingbroke. The church is ancient; was partly rebuilt in 1683; underwent thorough restoration about 1852; has a tower; and contains banners, helmets, pedigrees, and monuments of the Viscounts Bolingbroke 'There are a school for both sexes, and charities about £21.

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Jane Nicholas's Timeline

1560
1560
Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon, Wiltshire, England
1595
1595
Age 35
Camden, Berkshire, England
1595
Age 35
West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
1596
1596
Age 36
Campden, Berkshire, England
1596
Age 36
England
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