Elizabeth SPELMAN

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Elizabeth Blake (Spelmen)

Birthplace: Swaffham, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Wimbotsham, Norfolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Spelman, Esq and Katherine or Christian (Manning) Spelman
Wife of Sir Peter Blake Jr.
Mother of Jasper Blake
Sister of Thomas Spelman, Knight
Half sister of Sir John Spelman, Kt., of Narburgh; William Spelman; Henry Spelman; John Spelmen; Katherine Spelman and 1 other

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About Elizabeth SPELMAN

  • According to this reference Elizabeth the dau. of Ela de Norburgh & Henry Spelman, married John Goldingham de Goldingham, she was Henry's only dau. named Elizabeth, (unless he had a dau. by 2nd wife which is not listed, she would of been the half-sister of Sir John Spelman who married Elizabeth Frowick.) or could she have possibly married 2nd Sir Peter Blake
  • Spelman genealogy; the English ancestry and American descendants of Richard Spelman of Middletown, Connecticut, 1700 .. (1910)
  • http://archive.org/details/spelmangenealogy00barb
  • http://archive.org/stream/spelmangenealogy00barb#page/n47/mode/1up
  • Pg.34
  • Henry Spelman and his first wife, Ela de Narburgh, had issue :
    • (i) William Spelman, who was a Knight, inherited Bekerton Manor, which passed to his descendants. He married Anne, the daughter of Christopher Coo, and had issue ....
    • (2) Henry Spelman, Lord of Rockland, died without issue.
    • (3) John Spelman was a Priest, and of Wimondham.
    • (4) Katherine Spelman married, first, Robert Denry, and, second, Richard Sefoule de Waterden.
    • (5) Anna Spelman married Henry Mackwilliams.
    • (6) Elizabeth Spelman married John Goldingham de Goldingham.
    • (7) John Spelman, of whom below.
  • Henry Spelman, the Recorder of Norwich, survived his first wife, Ela de Narburgh, and married, second, Katherine, or Christian, the daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Manning of Great Elmingham, County Norfolk, and of the latter's wife, Elizabeth, daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Jenny. (Blomefield's Norfolk, Volume I, Pages 484-488.) By this marriage, Henry Spelman had a son, Thomas Spelman, Knight, Lord of Ellingham and Bechamwel by maternal inheritance, who married Anne, daughter of John, who was either the son or the son-in-law of Lord Robert Conyers. ....
  • http://archive.org/stream/spelmangenealogy00barb#page/n50/mode/1up
  • Pg.35
  • It is stated in Blomefield's Norfolk, Volume I, on pages 84 and 451, that Henry Spelman, the Recorder of Norwich, had another son, Christopher, by his second marriage.
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  • According to the Visitation of Norfolk, the Blake chart lists Jasper Blake's parents as John Blake & _ the sister of Sir John Spilman. (possibly a oversight, as John instead of Peter?)
  • The Publications of the Harleian Society (1869) Vol. 32
  • http://archive.org/details/publicationsofha32harluoft
  • http://archive.org/stream/publicationsofha32harluoft#page/38/mode/1up
  • Pg.38
    • Blake.
  • John Blake = sister of Sir John Spilman had
    • Jasper Blake = Agnes Pygott had Henry; Alice; &
      • Peter Blake = Beatrix Badyscroft had John; Thomas; Frances; &
        • Jasper Blake = Anne Aymyas had
          • Jasper & Beatrix
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  • The Visitation of Norfolk in the Year 1563 (1895) Vol. 2
  • http://archive.org/details/visitationnorfo01dashgoog
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo01dashgoog#page/n7/mode/1up
  • Pg.1
    • 124. BLAGE OR BLAKE. Pg. 1-5
  • Peter Blake m. Elizabeth ch: Sir John; Peter (m. _ Spelman); & Mary Blake (unm.1500)
    • Peter Blake m. sister of Sir John Spelman ch: Jasper (m1. Agnes Pigott m2. Anne Blundervile) ch: Pg.2
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo01dashgoog#page/n8/mode/1up
  • Pg.2
  • Henry; Thomas; John; Peter (m. Beatrix Badiscroff or Batchcroft); Ele; & Alice Blake
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  • According to this reference Jasper Blake is the son of Peter Blake & _ sister of Sir John Spilman
  • Descendants of Jasper Blake: emigrant from England to Hampton, N.H., ca. 1643, 1649-1979
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=UEE2AAAAMAAJ&q=Peter
  • Pg.11
  • 1. PETER BLAKE of Southeney, and afterwards of Wimbotsham, purchased the manor of Tonwalls from John Skott of London in 1466; will dated October 21, 1500; buried at Wimbotsham. by wife Elizabeth who survived him, had: .... etc.
  • 2. PETER BLAKE of Swaffham, Gent., had by wife ___ ___, sister of Sir John Spilman, Kt.
  • 3. JASPER BLAKE of Wimbotsham, Gen., devisee of manor of Tomwalls. Will dated July 17, 1547. Married 1st, Anne, daughter of Robert Blunderville of Newton Flotman; 2nd, Anne, daughter of John Pigott of ..... NO MORE PREVIEW
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  • The Visitation of Norfolk in the Year 1563 (1878) Vol.1
  • http://archive.org/details/visitationnorfo00dashgoog
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo00dashgoog#page/n265/mode/1up
  • Pg.249
    • 87. Spelman. Pg.249-260
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo00dashgoog#page/n267/mode/1up
  • Pg.251
  • Henry Spelman son of Catherine (Stuward) & John Spelman, m1. Christiana dau. of Thomas Manning by Elizabeth (Jenny) ch: Thomas (m. Anne Conyers) & William (m. Anna dau. of Christopher Coo); m2. Ela dau. of William Narbou??? can't read ch: (Pg.252 Sir John (m. Elizabeth Frowick), Anne (m. Henry Mack Williams), Katherine (m. Rich' Sefoule & _ Drury), Elizabeth (m. John Goldingham), dau. (m. _ Drury), William (m. Anne Coo), John (a priest), Henry (d.1530-1533) Spelman
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo00dashgoog#page/n274/mode/1up
  • Pg.258
  • 18 Sept. 1496. I Henry Spelman of Narborough; -- To be buried in the chancell of Narborough church; -- To pray for the souls of Thomas Bockerton and Margaret his wife; -- the soul of my father John Spelman; -- the soul of "Magister" Robert Spelman, my uncle; -- I make Edmund Paston, Ralph Pulvertoft, and Thomas Wake, my executors; -- My lands of Rokeland and Bockhylls, &c., to be divided between John Spelman of London, and Henry Spelman my sons; -- To Thomas Spelman my son and heir; -- to William Spelman, of Stow Bedon, my son. -- Proved 3 Feb. 1496, P. C. C. (Horne 3.)
  • 8 Feb. 1530. I Henry Spyllman of Narborough, gentleman; -- to my brother John Spyllman,; -- to my cosyn John Spyllman; -- to my cosyn Thomas spyllman; -- to my cosyn John Gossill; -- to my cosyn William Shuldham; -- to my cosyn Ele Spillman; -- to my cosyn William Cobbes, and my cosyn his wife; -- to my cosyn Elizabeth Greye; -- to William and John my brothers; -- to my cosyn John Shuldham; -- to my sister Elizabeth Goldingham; -- to my sister Elizabeth Shuldham; -- my brother John Spyllman, one of the King's Serjeants at the Law; -- John Dedyke a witness. -- Proved (Cur. Ep'i. Nor.) 20 June, 1533.
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  • Links
  • http://boards.ancestry.com.au/thread.aspx?mv=flat&m=60&p=surnames.spelman
  • http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I12239&tree=Norfolk
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Elizabeth SPELMAN's Timeline

Swaffham, Norfolk, England
Age 21
Wimbotsham, Norfolk, England
Wimbotsham, Norfolk, England