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Amyas Pawlett

Birthplace: of, Thornbury, Gloucester, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Nicholas Poulett, of Minety and Mary Pawlett
Husband of Christian Purnell
Father of William Pawlett
Brother of Mary Long; Elizabeth Poulett and Edight Poulett

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About Amyas Pawlett

Only son.


  1. The Visitation of the County of Gloucester: Taken in the Year 1623, with Pedigrees from the Herald's Visitations of 1569 and 1582-3 (1885), Maclean, John, (Publications of the Harleian Society: Visitations, volume 21. London: [Harleian Society], 1885), page 122. "Amyas Pawlett of Thornbury in com. Gloster + Christian d of ... Purnell of Wotton. Son Will'm Pawlett 4 yere old 1623."
  2. Monumental Brasses of Wiltshire: A Series of Examples ... Ranging from the ... By Edward Kite. Page 84. GoogleBooks. Circa A.D. 1620. NICHOLAS POULETT, AND FAMILY. MINETY. The eastern portion of the north aisle is here divided from the rest of the church by a screen of carved oak, which seems once to have enclosed a chantry altar. The Poulett brass is affixed to the north wall of the aisle within the screen. In the centre of the plate (which is about 19 inches in width and 12 in height) are the kneeling effigies of Nicholas Poulett and his wife Mary, daughter of Thomas Hungerford, of the Lea. Behind the former is an only son, “ Ames PouLETT ;” and, in the rear of their mother, are three daughters, “ ELIZABETH,” “ Mary,” and “EDIGHT."
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Thornbury, Gloucester, England
Thornbury, Gloucester, England