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John Conyers, of Sockburne

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Birthplace: Sockburn, Northumberland, England
Death: Died in Unk
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Son of Sir George Conyers, of Sockburne and Anne Conyers
Husband of Agnes Conyers
Father of Eleanor Conyers; Elizabeth Riddell; Sir George Conyers, of Sockburne; NN Kennet; NN Lawson and 1 other

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About Sir John Conyers, of Sockburne

  • John CONYERS (Sir)
  • Father: George CONYERS (Sir)
  • Mother: Anne DAWNEY
  • Married: Agnes BOWES
  • Children:
    • 1. Eleanor CONYERS

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  • Name Sir John Conyers, Knight [1]
  • Born Cal 1554 of, Sockburne, Durham, England [1]
  • Buried 2 Feb 1610 Sockburn, Durham, England [1]
  • Father Sir George Conyers, Knight, b. Cal 1510, Markenfield, Yorkshire, England d. 15 Oct 1567 (Age ~ 57 years)
  • Mother Anne Dawnay, b. Abt 1522, of, Cowick, Yorkshire, England d. Aft 1557 (Age ~ 36 years)
  • Family Agnes Bowes, b. of, Streatlam, Durham, England d. 12 Feb 1598, Sockburn, Durham, England
  • Married 1575 [1]
  • Children
    • 1. Elianor Conyers, b. Abt 1572
    • 2. Jane Conyers, b. Bef 1575, of, Sockburne, Durham, England
    • 3. Elizabeth Conyers, b. Bef 1575, of, Sockburne, Durham, England
    • 4. Sir George Conyers, Knight, c. 18 Mar 1576-1577, Witton-le-Wear, Durham, England d. Aft 1615 (Age ~ 38 years)
    • 5. John Conyers
    • 6. Ralph Conyers
    • 7. Anne Conyers
    • 8. William Conyers, bur. 21 Aug 1594, Sockburn, Durham, England
    • 9. Catherine Conyers
    • 10. Robert Conyers, c. Dec 1580
    • 11. Mary Conyers
  • Sources
  • [S228] #247 [1816-1840] The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham (1816-1840), Surtees, Robert, of Mainsforth, Esq. F. S. A., (4 volumes. London: J.B. Nichols, Parliament-Street and G. Andrews, Durham 1816-1840), FHL book Folio 942.81 H2s; FHL microfilms 899,861-899,864., vol. 3 p. 278.
  • From: https://histfam.familysearch.org//getperson.php?personID=I116337&tree=EuropeRoyalNobleHous

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  • Sir George Bowes, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Burgess of Knaresborough & Morpeth, Constable of Barnard Castle1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9
  • M, #90146, b. 1527, d. 20 August 1580
  • Father Richard Bowes, Esq., Captain of Norham Castle1,10,11 b. c 1481, d. 10 Nov 1558
  • Mother Elizabeth Aske1,10,11 b. c 1504
  • Sir George Bowes, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Burgess of Knaresborough & Morpeth, Constable of Barnard Castle was born in 1527 at of South Cowton & Aske, Yorkshire, England.1,2,6 He married Dorothy Mallory, daughter of Sir William Mallory and Jane Norton, in 1541; They had 4 sons (Sir William; Robert; George; & Henry) and 2 daughters (Elizabeth, wife of Thomas Preston, & of Christopher Wandeforde; & Agnes, wife of John Conyers).1,2,3,6,7 Sir George Bowes, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Burgess of Knaresborough & Morpeth, Constable of Barnard Castle married Jane Talbot, daughter of Sir John Talbot and Frances Giffard, on 1 July 1558; They had 5 sons (Sir Talbot; Francis; Richard; Thomas, Esq; & John) and 4 daughters (Frances; Anne, wife of Thomas Hilton, & of Sir John Delaval; Jane, wife of Thomas Chatterton, Gent., & of Mr. Peacock; & Elizabeth, wife of Sir Timothy Hutton).1,2,5,6,9 Sir George Bowes, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Burgess of Knaresborough & Morpeth, Constable of Barnard Castle died on 20 August 1580 at Streatlam, Durham, England; Buried at Barnard Castle, Durham.1,2,6
  • Family 1 Dorothy Mallory b. c 1523, d. b 1 Jul 1558
  • Family 2 Jane Talbot b. c 1537
  • Child
    • Elizabeth Bowes+12,2,4,6,8 b. 1 Feb 1570, d. 9 Apr 1625
  • Citations
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 410.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 447-448.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 122.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 134.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 175.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 387.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 21.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. IV, p. 64.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. V, p. 127.
  • [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 447.
  • [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 386.
  • [S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 411.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p3001.htm#i90146

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  • Sir George Bowes
  • Birth: 1527, England
  • Death: Aug. 20, 1580 Streatlam, County Durham, England
  • Knight of Streatlam, Durham, of South Cowton and Aske, Yorkshire. Marshal of Berwick, Constable of Barnard Castle, Sheriff of Yorkshire, Member of the Council in the North, Provost Marshall of the Earl's Sussex Army 1569. Burgess of Knaresborough and Morpeth.
  • Third but first surviving son of Richard Bowes of Aske and South Cowton and Elizabeth Aske. Grandson of Ralph Bowes and Margery Conyers, Roger Aske and Margery Sedgwick, descendant of King John of England.
  • Husband of Dorothy Mallory, daughter of Sir William Mallory and Jane Norton, daughter of John.
  • They were married in 1541 and produced four sons and two daughters; William, Robert, George and Henry, Elizabeth, wife of Thomas Preston and Christopher Wandesforde, and Agnes, wife of John Conyers.
  • Secondly, her married Jane Talbot, daughter of Sir John Talbot of Albrighton and Grafton, descendant of King Edward I, and Frances Giffard, daughter of Sir John. They married 01 July 1558 and had five sons and four daughters; Sir Talbot, Francis, Richard, Thomas, John, Frances, Anne, wife of Thomas Hilton and Sir John Delaval, Jane, wife of a Mr Clopton and Elizabeth.
  • Sir George commanded 100 cavalry at Dunglass in 1549, and escorted Mary, Queen of Scots from Carlisle to Bolton in 1568. He mistreated captive rebels in the 1569 rebellion, which greatly injured his reputation.
  • Sir George died at Streatlam, Durham and was buried at Barnard Castle.
  • Family links:
  • Children:
    • Elizabeth Bowes Hutton (____ - 1625)*
  • Burial: Barnard Castle RC Church, Barnard Castle, Durham Unitary Authority, County Durham, England
  • Find A Grave Memorial# 103541739
  • From: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=bowes&GSfn=george&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GScntry=5&GSob=n&GRid=103541739&df=all&

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Sir John Conyers, of Sockburne's Timeline

1550
1550
Sockburn, Northumberland, England
1570
1570
Age 20
Northumberland, England
1571
1571
Age 21
Of, Sockburn, Yorkshire, England
1610
1610
Age 60
Unk
1999
November 30, 1999
Age 60
2003
January 1, 2003
Age 60
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