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William Isham

Birthplace: Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Bermuda Braunston, Northamptonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Euseby Isham, Sheriff of Northamptonshire; Euseby Isham; Ann Isham and Anne Isham
Husband of Mary Isham
Father of Euseby Isham; Henry Isham, Sr.; Robert George Isham; Anne Walthew; Mary Isham and 4 others
Brother of Anne Elizabeth Isham; Mary Dormer; Euseby Isham; Gregory Isham; Sarah Turvile and 5 others

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About William Isham

  • William Isham1
  • M, b. 20 March 1588, d. after 4 October 1630
  • Father Sir Euseby Isham, Sheriff of Northamptonshire b. 26 Feb 1553, d. 11 Jun 1626
  • Mother Anne Borlase b. c 1558, d. Dec 1627
  • William Isham was christened on 20 March 1588 at Braunston, Northamptonshire, England. He married Mary Brett, daughter of William Brett and Mary, on 13 August 1625 at Toddington, Bedfordshire, England; They had 2 sons (Euseby & Henry) and 1 daughter (Anne). William Isham died after 4 October 1630 at Little Harrowden, Northamptonshire, England.
  • Family Mary Brett b. c 1604, d. b 22 Dec 1682
  • Child
    • Henry Isham+ b. c 1628, d. b 11 Sep 1677
  • Citations
  • 1.[S6019] Unknown author, The Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants, by Gary Boyd Roberts, p. 338; Family Group Sheets in SLC Archives; Some Descendants of Charlemagne by von Redlich.
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  • The baronetage of England: or The History of the English baronets ..., Volume 1 By William Betham
  • Pg.300-301
  • Sir Euseby Isham of Picheley, and Braunston, Knt. was five years old at the time of his father's death, 36 Eliz. he was sheriff of Northamptonshire; and May 11, 1603 received the honour of knighthood from King James I. at the Charter-house. He was once possessed of a very large estate, built a fair house at Picheley, which is now standing, where he walled in a park, and inclosed the lordship; but after living to a considerable age, he died June 11, 1626; and, as tradition delivers it, in no very good circumstances, though in all appearance his children were well provided for, of whom he had a good number by his Lady, Anne, the daughter of John Borlase of Marlow, in Bucks, Esq. The sons were, 1. John Isham, Esq. who married first Anne, daughter of Sir William Fitz-Williams of Milton, Knt. by whom he had Anne the wife first of William Lane of Horton and Glendon, Esq. and after his decease, of Pierce Walsh, Esq. secondly Elizabeth, daughter of Edmond Dunch of Wittenham, in the county of Berks, Esq. who brought him no issue; he died Dec. 9, 1626. and this last wife Aug. 6, 1657. 2. Euseby, who married Susanna, relict of Daniel Kechen; 3. WILLIAM, who by MARY his wife, had issue, Euseby and Anne; 4. Gregory; 5. Thomas, who married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Thomas Denton of Hillersdon, in bucks, Knt. by whom he had Thomas Isham of the Middle Temple, who died a bachelor, July 17, 1676, aged 30, besides a son and daughter that died young. 6. Anthony. Sir Euseby's daughters were, Anne, who died an infant: another Anne, the wife of Edward Glover of Baxterley, in Warwickshire, Esq. Mary, first the wife of Edward Reede of Cottesbrooke, Esq. and afterwards of Sir Fleetwood Dormer of Lee-grange, in Buckinghamshire, Knt. Sarah, of Henry Turvile of Thurleston, in the county of Leicester, Esq. Susanna, of John Faldo of Goldington-Green, in the county of Bedford, Esq. and Elizabeth.
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  • A genealogy of the wives of the American presidents and their first two ... By Craig Hart
  • Pg.136-139
  • Martha Wayles, b. October 19, 1748, Chesterfield Co., Va.; d. September 6, 1782, Monticello, Charlottesville, Va., m.(1) Bathurst Skelton, m(2) January 1, 1772, Thomas Jefferson, b. April 13, 1743, Virginia; d. Monticello
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  • Henry Isham, b. 1628, England; d. 1675, m. Katherine Banks, b. 1632, England
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  • William Isham, b. March 20, 1587 or 1588, Pytchley, England; d. 1631, Pytchley, England, m. Mary Brett, b. 1603, Toddington, England; d. 1675
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  • Eusby Isham, b. February 26, 1582, England; d. June 11, 1626, England m. Anne Borlase, b. 1556, England; d. January 6, 1628, England
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William Isham's Timeline

March 20, 1587
Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
August 13, 1625
Age 38
Toddington, Bedford, Eng.
June 7, 1626
Age 39
of, Pytchley, Northhamptonshire, England
June 11, 1626
Age 39
Bermuda Braunston, Northamptonshire, England
Age 38
Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
March 1, 1627
Age 39
Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England
Age 39
Northamptonshire, England
April 26, 1629
Age 39
Broughton, Northamptonshire, England
Age 39
Age 39
Charles City County, Virginia Colony