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Birthplace: Of, Orchard, Somersetshire, England
Death: Died in 1ST BT OF ORCHARD-PORTMAN,SOMERSET
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Henry Portman and Jane Portman
Husband of Anne Giffard
Father of Henry Portman; Sir John Portman, 3rd Baronet; Sir Hugh Portman, 4th Baronet; Sir William Portman, 5th Baronet; Elizabeth Bluet and 1 other
Brother of Joan Portman; Sir Hugh Portman, MP and Rachel Portman

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John Portman, of Orchard, co. Somerset, Knt, s. and h. of Sir Henry Portman, of Orchard Portman aforesaid, by Jane, da. of Thomas Michell; suc. his father in 1590 ; was Knighted, 3 Feb. 1604/5, at Whitehall ; was Sheriff of Somerset, 1606-07, and was cr. a Bart., as above, 25 Nov. 1611. He m., about 1600, Anne, da. of Sir Henry Gifford, of Hants. He d. 4 Dec. 1612. Will pr. 1613. His widow m. Thomas Nevill, who was living Jan. 1651/2. Her admon. as " of Orchard, CO. Somerset," 15 Jan. 1651/2.

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1900; Vol. I; page 90

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Sir John Portman, 1st Baronet of Orchard's Timeline

1570
1570
Of, Orchard, Somersetshire, England
1595
1595
Age 25
1605
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Age 35
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Age 38
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1612
December 4, 1612
Age 42
1ST BT OF ORCHARD-PORTMAN,SOMERSET
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