Robert Tyrwhitt, Knight (1482 - 1548) MP

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Nicknames: "Sir Robert Tyrwhit"
Birthplace: Kettlethorpe, Lincolnshire, England
Death: Died in Wrawby, Lincolnshire, England
Occupation: High Sheriff of Lincolnshire, Vice Admiral of England
Managed by: Eric ANDERSON
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About Robert Tyrwhitt, Knight

Sir Robert Tyrwhitt, the only son, was knighted, and sheriff of Lincolnshire, 15 Hen. VIII. and by his wife, the daughter of Sir Gilbert Tailboys, of Kyme, in com. Line. Knt. had issue, three sons; and six daughters;

  1. Sir William, of Kettleby.
  2. Sir Robert, who left only a daughter and heir, Catherine, married to Henry Darcy, Esq; son and heir to Sir Arthur Darcy, Knt. second son to Thomas, lord Darcy.
  3. 3. Philip, of whom hereafter.

The daughters were,

  1. Anne, married to Bolles, of Hough, Esq;
  2. Agnes, married to William, son and heir to Sir William Hansard, Knt.
  3. Elizabeth (c), to William Monson, of South-Carleton,Esq;
  4. Catherine, to John, son and heir to Sir Richard Thimelby, Knt.
  5. Margaret, to Matthew St. Paul, of Snarford, Esq; and
  6. Maud, to George Portington, of Sawcliff, Esq; all in the county of Lincoln.

Notes

Sir Robert built Kettleby Manor house, which was demolished in 1697. The foundation is covered by a modern farm house and surrounded by a moat and fish ponds. (located off Kettleby Lane, south of Wrawby)

Sources

  1. The English Baronetage: Containing a Genealogical and Historical Account of All the English Baronets, Now Existing: Their Descents, Marriages, and Issues; Memorable Actions, Both in War, and Peace; Religious and Charitable Donations; Deaths, Places of Burial and Monumental Iiscriptions [sic], Volume 1 (Google eBook) Arthur Collins. Tho. Wotton, 1741 - Nobility. Page 179. "Tyrwhitt, of Stainfield"
  2. Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th ed. Copyright 2004. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore. "Robert Tyrwhit was a descendant of Margaret de Clare (dau. of Thomas de Clare, Governor of London, Lord of Thomand, Lord of Inchequin and Yougha, and Juliana Fitz Maurice)."

Source:  Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th ed. Copyright 2004. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., Baltimore.

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Sir Robert Tyrwhitt, of Kettleby's Timeline

1482
1482
Kettlethorpe, Lincolnshire, England
1501
1501
Age 19
Scotter, Lincolnshire, England
1501
Age 19
1502
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Age 20
1504
1504
Age 22
Kettethorpe, Lincolnshire, England
1506
1506
Age 24
Kettlethorpe, Lincolnshire, England
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1511
1511
Age 29
Kettleby, Lincolnshire, England