William Drake, Sr., (c.1518 - 1555)

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Death: Died in White Notley, Essex, England, United Kingdom
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About William Drake, Sr.,

Thomas2 Drake (Edmund1) was born in 1556, and died 4 April 1606. Will 17 March 1605. (PCC 16 May 1610, Wingfield 40) He was the principle heir of his brother Sir Francis Drake, Kt. He married Elizabeth Gregory of Plympton Saint Mary, the widow of John Elford, of Sheepstor. She died 18 Mar 1631, and was buried at Sheepstor. Her will was dated June 1632. (PCC Audley 680)]. He monumental inscription reads:


“And also the body of Elizabeth Drake, first the wife of the said John Elforde, and last the wife of Thomas Drake, of Buckland Drake, Esquier, Brother and heire to Sir Francis Drake, Knight, who died 18 Mar, ye year of our Lord God one-thousand six-hundred 31.”

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Sir William Drake (brother & heir of Admr. Francis Drake)'s Timeline

1518
1518
1555
September 20, 1555
Age 37
White Notley, Essex, England, United Kingdom
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