Is your surname Dadson?

Research the Dadson family

Ambrose Dadson's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Ambrose Dadson

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Kent, UK
Death: March 19, 1639 (45-53)
Maidstone, Kent, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William Dadson and Elizabeth Dadson
Husband of Ellen Dadson
Father of Ann Dadson; Alice Dadson; William Dadson and Elizabeth Doud
Brother of Thomas Dadson; Edward Dadson; Dorothie Dadson and John Dadson

Occupation: Carpenter
Managed by: Jerald Doud
Last Updated:
view all

Immediate Family

About Ambrose Dadson

Canterbury Wills:

  • DCb/PRC32/Volumes 27-72
  • Vol. 52: Folio 391
  • Will – 14 March 1639 /40
  • Probate – 8 April 1640
  • Maidstone, Kent

In the name of God Amen the ffourteenth day of March Anno Domini 1639 and in the ffifteenth year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord Charles by the grace of God King of England Scotland ffrance and Ireland Defender of the Faith. I, Ambrose Dadson of Maidstone in the Countie of Kent, husbandman, being sick in body but in sound mind and Memorie, I pray for God therefore doe make and ordaine this my last will and testament in manner and forme.

Following that is to say;

ffirst and principally, I commend my soule to Almighty God my Creator through the meritts, death and passion of his sonne Jesus Christ, my only Saviour and redeemer, and my body to the earth to bee buried by the direction of my Executors hereafter named.

Item I doo give, will and bequeath to my Sonne in Law John Effeild and to my grandchildren Ambrose Effeild and John Effeild and to my Sonne in Law henry Dowd and my daughter Elizabeth the wife of the said henry and to my grandchildren Elizabeth Dowd and Mary Dowd twelve pence a peece to each of them of lawfull English money.

The Residue of all and singular my goods and chattels whatsoever not afore herein bequeathed, my debts legacies and funerall expenses being satisfied and payd, I doo give will and bequeath to my Wellbeloved Wife Ellen Dadson and to my sonne William Dadson to be equally divided between them. And I do make name and appoint the said Ellen Dadson and William Dadson Executors of this my last will and Testament. In Witness whereof I have hereunto sett my hand and Seale and published and declared this to bee my last will and testament in the presence of viz: Samuel Dubell: Clement Jones: Thomas Jones his marke: Ambrose Dadson his marke:

Probatum dated 8th April 1640 but in Latin

view all

Ambrose Dadson's Timeline

Kent, UK
Age 30
Surrey or Kent, England
March 19, 1639
Age 49
Maidstone, Kent, England