Thomas Roberts (c.1570 - 1627) MP

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Nicknames: "Thomas Roberts"
Birthplace: Glassenbury, Kent, England
Death: Died in Glassenbury, Kent, England
Occupation: Sheriff of Kent
Managed by: Jocelynn Elaine Oakes
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About Thomas Roberts

Please remove parents so true parents can be entered See this web site http://home.netcom.com/~fzsaund/roberts.html and for sources I entered for Thomas

Sir Thomas Roberts, of Glassenbury was created a baroner in 1620, the lands of whose grandfather Thomas Rohertes, were disgavelled by the act of 2 and 3 of King Edward VI. and from him it continued in succession down to Sir Walter Roberts, bart.

from Burke's Extinct baronetcies:

Sir Thomas Roberts, of Glassenbury, who was knighted by King James I. at Whitehall, before his coronation, 23rd July, 1603 and was created a Baronet 3rd July, 1620. Parents: Walter Roberts Esq of Glassenbury and Frances Mayard.

Married

  1. Frances, daughter of Martyn James, esq. of Smarden, in Kent, and had issue.

Children

  1. Walter (Sir), his successor.
  2. Thomas, died unmarried......[Yes he did so how did he marry and come to Hew Hampshire? [Ed Poor
  3. John, died unmarried.
  4. William.
  5. Frances, m. first, to John Hooper, esq. of Stockberry; and secondly, to Henry Crisp, esq.
  6. Elizabeth, m. to Sir Alexander Culpeper, knt. of Bedgbury.
  7. Anne, m. to Thomas Crisp, esq. of Goudhurst.

Sir Thomas is described as" hospitable without excess, and charitable without ostentation." It is farther stated, that" in all other respects he shewed himself a prudent and judicious gentleman, a lover of his country, and a good Christian; he valued the memory of his ancestors, and bore in his mind their good actions, as well as the care they had taken in preserving the estate entire for many generations; whereupon, in the year 15W, he caused an inscription to be set up in the church of Cranebrook, containing a memorial of his family, that his posterity, having it always before their eyes, might be induced to imitate their example, and preserve the credit and repute his forefathers had lived in." He d. 21st February, 1027, and was succeded by his son, Sir Walter.

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Baronet Thomas Roberts's Timeline

1561
February 2, 1561
Cranbrook,,England
February 2, 1561
Cranbrook, , England
February 2, 1561
Cranbrook, , England
February 2, 1561
Cranbrook, Kent, England
February 2, 1561
Cranbrook, England
1570
1570
Glassenbury, Kent, England
1584
1584
Age 14
Kent, England
1586
1586
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1588
1588
Age 18
Glassenbury,,Kent,England
1590
1590
Age 20
Glassenbury, Kent, , England