Thomas Butterfield (c.1576 - 1615) MP

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Birthplace: of, Ovenden, West Yorkshire , England
Death: Died in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Managed by: Thomas Edward Shirley
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About Thomas Butterfield

"Thomas Butterfield, a prominent citizen of Ovenden, who was buried at Halifax on 16 September 1614. Thomas Butterfield, "a man of most religious life blameless in the Church," made his will on 4 September 1614. It was proved 3 July 1615."

Married

  1. Hazel Mergstroud
  2. estimated in 1611 to  Susan Wood

Children

  1. Thomas Butterfield 1614 -
  2. Sarah (Susan) Butterfield 1615 - 1670. Possibly the wife of Jonas Halstead.
  3. Samuel Butterfield Abt 1616 - 1636. Killed by Indians.

Notes

Email from Gary 12 May 2001:

Thomas Butterfield's will of 4 Sept 1614 was proved 3 Jul 1615. He stated in the will that his wife was with child.

Sources 

  1. Wood, Matthew. English Origins of the Mitchell, Wood, Lum and Halstead Families. New York Genealogical and Biographical Record. (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, Jan, Apr, Jul, Oct 1989; Apr 1990), 120:98
  2. letter to Dr. H.F. Seversmith, Arthur S. Wardwell, (1956), date & place "d.1615".

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Thomas Butterfield's Timeline

1576
1576
Ovenden, West Yorkshire , England
1592
1592
Age 16
Halifax, Yorkshire, , England
1594
1594
Age 18
Overdon, Yorkshire, England
1611
1611
Age 35
Ovenden, Yorkshire , England
1613
January, 1613
Age 37
Ovendon,Yorkshire,England
1615
September 16, 1615
Age 39
Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
September 16, 1615
Age 39
Halifax, West Yorkshire , England, United Kingdom
1615
Age 39
York, York, England
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