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Edward Rawson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
Death: Died in Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
Place of Burial: Will Pr.
Immediate Family:

Son of Richard Rawson; John Rawson; Richard Rawson; Margaret Rawson and XXXX Rawson
Husband of Margaret Rawson and Bridget Warde Rawson
Father of David Rawson; Henry Rawson; Isabel Rawson and Ann Wilson
Brother of Henry Rawson and Henry Rawson

Occupation: Merchant
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About Edward Rawson

One source says he was born about 1555. He lived during the time of Elizabeth I and was a merchant dealing in silks and woolen goods. His will is dated Feb 16, 1603. Will of Edward Rawson of Colbrooke, in the Parish of Langley Marsh in the County of Buckingham, mercer, 16 Feb 1603, proved 4 May 1604 "To my wife, Bridget Rawson, for and during her natural life, my house and tenement and the appurtences, etc. lying in Colbrooke now in the occupation of Edward Whitlock and after her decease unto David Rawson, my son, and to the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten; and for want of such issue unto Henrie Rawson, my eldest son, and to the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten; and failing such issue, to the right heirs of me, the said Edward, forever. To son Henry all that house called the "Draggon" and the two shops thereunto adjoining, lying and being in Colbrooke aforsaid, and to his heirs male,e tc. with remainder to son David and his lawful issue, etc. and failing such issue unto Ralphe Ward, my brother-in-law, and his heirs forever. To the said David Rawson, my son, the sum of two hundred pounds at his full age of one and twenty years. Henry Rawson, also a minor. My executors at their cost and charge shall bring up my son David in some reasonable learning until he may be fitt to be putt to apprentice unto some good trade or mystery. My brother, Henry Rawson, doth owe me fifty pounds. Wife, Bridget, and son, Henry, to be executors and John Bowser, gentleman, Ralph Ward, Philip Bowreman and George Charley to be overseers." v.39, p. 308, N.E. Hist and Gen. Register

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Edward Rawson's Timeline

1555
1555
Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
1585
1585
Age 30
Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
1590
1590
Age 35
Lincolnshire, Colnbrook, England
1591
1591
Age 36
Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
1601
September 15, 1601
Age 46
Dedham, Essex, England, United Kingdom
1604
May 4, 1604
Age 49
Colnbrook, Buckinghamshire, England
May 4, 1604
Age 49
Will Pr.
1938
August 13, 1938
Age 49
September 16, 1938
Age 49