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Elizabeth Essex (Rogers)

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Birthplace: of, Lambourn, West Berkshire, England (United Kingdom)
Death:
Place of Burial: Lambourn, West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Rogers, of Benham Valence, Berks. and Elizabeth Fettiplace
Wife of Sir William Essex, Kt., MP
Mother of Sir Thomas Essex, Kt. and Winifred Edgecumbe

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“Elizabeth Rogers, b. ab. 1469-70, an infant left in trustee-charge of Thomas Essex Esq., of Lambourn, Berks; and she afterward m. 28 June, 1488, William Essex, Esq. (son of Thomas, her guardian); and then & later-after the dth. of her mother, the custody of her inheritance passed to her husband, then a Knight, and benefited their heir..."


From https://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ancestorsearch&id=I6811

Elizabeth sole daughter and heir of Thomas Rogers (d. 1488) and also heir of John Shottesbrooke, married Sir William Essex, Knight of Berkshire; and by this marriage the manors of Ordeston in Ashbury, Beckett in Shrivenham and Benham Valence in Speen came into the possession of the Essex family


From http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1509-1558/member/essex-sir-william-1470-1548

William Essex b. c. 1470, s. of Thomas Essex of Walham Green, Mdx. by Elizabeth, da. and h. of William Babthorpe of Ellistown, Leics. m. settlement 2 Feb. 1487, Elizabeth, da. and h. of Thomas Rogers of Benham Valence, Berks., 1s. 1da. suc. fa. c.1500.


from John Cox Underwood. Seems like it’s mixed up different Thomas Rogers.

Thomas Rogers, (son of Sir John Fitz Roger, Knt. b. abt. 1386/7.) b. 1408, at Ashington, Som. or in another of the Rogers-Furneaux mansions, the younger of the two bros., resided at Ashington when he was grown, after his father had moved therefrom and permanently settled at Bryanstone, Dorset: he m. twice,

first, ab. 1433-4, N.N ?xxx, by whom he had a son

  • Thomas (Junior), b. 1435;

and after his 1st wfe.'s dth, he late in life again m. prior to 1468,

Margaret ?xxx, by whom he had a dau.

  • Elizabeth.

Sir John Fitz Roger, his father having recovered the Berks property as stated in the preceding paragraph, on or shortly after the marriage of his 2nd. son, the first Thomas, gave him those estates; and he the said Thomas (1) Rogers, entered upon, resided and d. at 'Benham-Valence' 1471, seized of that manor and other property in Berks. His son Thomas (2) Rogers, Sir John's gr. son, proved his age 1472; but never claimed the property under the English law, so it ultimately went by will of the father-after a life estate to his second wife-to his dau. Elizabeth, Thomas (2)'s half sister, b. ab. 1469-70, an infant left in trustee-charge of Thomas Essex Esq., of Lambourn, Berks; and she afterward m. 28 June, 1488, William Essex, Esq. (son of Thomas, her guardian); and then & later-after the dth. of her mother, the custody of her inheritance passed to her husband, then a Knight, and benefited their heir..."

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Elizabeth Essex's Timeline

1469
1469
Lambourn, West Berkshire, England
1488
1488
Lambourn, West Berkshire, England
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Lambourn, West Berkshire, England, United Kingdom