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John Purchase

Nicknames: "Purchas"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hatfield, Broadoak, Essex, England
Death: Died in Great Waltham, Essex, England
Place of Burial: Great Waltham Ch, Great Waltham, Essex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of John Purchase and Unknown Purchase
Husband of Joan Keables and Margaret Purchase (Kreables)
Father of Thomas Purchase; George Purchase; Mary Warner; John Purchase, II and daughter Purchase

Occupation: Will dated March 27, 1585
Managed by: Private User
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Point of interest: This Google search gets 80 hits as of 10/16/2007:

"john purchas" OR "john purchase" 1545 kreables

In his will, John Purchas calls himself a tanner of Much Waltham, Essex. This will was dated March 27, 1585, and includes the following bequest: "and the other £10 I give to Mary, my daughter, wife of John Warnerd. I give to either of the two children of the said Mary, my daughter, namely: to Thomas Warner and Mary Warnore, 6 shillings, 8 pence apiece at the age of 18, or the day of marriage." The will distinctly refers to two sons named John, the younger being named executor. This will was proved on October 11, 1585. This will is given on page 9 of The Descendants of Andrew Warner by Lucien Warner and Josephine Nichols, 1919.
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John Purchase's Timeline

1540
1540
Hatfield, Broadoak, Essex, England
1556
1556
Age 16
London, England
1563
1563
Age 23
Essex, England
1564
1564
Age 24
Hatfield, Essex, England
1566
1566
Age 26
Hatfield, Essex, England
1568
1568
Age 28
Hatfield, Essex, England
1570
1570
Age 30
Hatfield, Essex, England
1585
March 27, 1585
Age 45
Great Waltham Ch, Great Waltham, Essex, England
1614
July 16, 1614
Age 74
Great Waltham, Essex, England
1932
September 20, 1932
Age 74