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Butter Genealogy and Butter Family History Information

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  • Agnes Lucy Sherman (1521 - 1580)
    from Michael Woods, 2006: "So as not to mislead viewers of your database(s) [some addressees have more than one], please amend the year of birth of Henry Sherman to 1511 or 1512 and disconnect him ...
  • Ann Butter (1490 - d.)
  • Joane Butter (1504 - 1555)
    Joane was born in 1504 in Dedham, Essex, England. She was married to Thomas BUTTER OR BUTLER in England. Children were: Agnes BUTTER, William BUTTER, Miss BUTTER, John BUTTER, Alice BUTTE...
  • Rebecca Lawrence (1659 - 1683)
    Listed on "Family Tree Maker - Descendants of John Lawrence" 1. JOHN1 LAWRENCE was born October 08, 1609 in Wissett, Suffolk, England, and died July 11, 1667 in Groton, MA. He married (2) ELIZABETH...
  • Thomas Butter, of Dedham (c.1485 - 1555)
    Thomas BUTTER OR BUTLER was born in 1500 in Dedham, Essex, England. He died on 15 Oct 1555 in Dedham, Essex, England. He was married to Joane in England. Children were: Agnes BUTTER , William...

About the Butter surname

There appear to be multiple Butter families that are generally unrelated to each other:

- Butter family of England (in Essex) and the United States of America, and perhaps other members of the Commonwealth of Nations (

- Butter/Buttar family of Scotland (in Perthshire, now Perth and Kinross) and perhaps Ireland and the United States of America; see also

- Butter family of Germany