William Phelps, of Crewkerne

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William Phelps

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Crewkerne, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England
Place of Burial: England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of William Phelp's father and William Phelp's mother
Husband of Dorothy Phelps
Father of Mary (Marie) Phelps; Dorothy Phelps; Thomas Phelps; Edward Phelps; James Phelps and 3 others

Occupation: Mayor
Managed by: Henn Sarv
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About William Phelps, of Crewkerne

William Phelps, b. Tewkesbury, [CREWKERNE] baptized 4th Aug., 1560, m. Dorothy (?).

"William Phelps was Baliff in Tewkesbury in 1607. Says Prerogative Court of Canterbury, Sept. 28th, 1611, administrations 1611 to 1614: "Commissioned to Dorothy Phelps, relict of William Phelps, late of Tewkesbury, deceased, to administer the goods and chattles of the said deceased." He probably died 1611. His wife, Dorothy, died 1613. They had been baptized in the Tewkesbury Abbey Church."

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his parents are unknown. They were NOT James Phelps & Joan


DNA proven.

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Children of William Phelps & Dorothy:

  1. Marie bpt. 23 Apr. 1508, Tewkesbury.
  2. Thomas bpt. 24 Jan. 1590, Tewkesbury. Two children. One son, John Phelps, during Charles I was sentenced to be "degraded and then taken to be drawn from the Tower to Tribune end imprisoned for life", but he fled to Switzerland and died in exile.
  3. Dorothy bpt. 29 Feb. 1595, Tewkesbury.
  4. William bpt. 19 Aug. 1599, Tewkesbury. (Phelps and Servin mistakenly believed that this William emigrated to Dorchester.)
  5. James bpt. 14 July 1601, Tewkesbury.
  6. Elizabeth bpt. 9 May 1603, Tewkesbury.
  7. George. There is no record of him in Tewkesbury.

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Cites: William Phelps was from Crewkerne not Tweksbury as given in the Phelps Book.

DNA has proven William and George Or Giles Phelps were not brothers


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William Phelps, of Crewkerne's Timeline

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Tewksbury, Gloucester, England, Vol 7 P 33.
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