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Elizabeth Chester (Peyton)

Birthdate: (88)
Death: July 3, 1692 (84-92)
Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, England
Place of Burial: Chichley
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir John Peyton, MP, of Doddington and Alice Peyton
Wife of Sir Anthony Chester, 2nd Baronet Chester of Chicheley and Sir Anthony Irby, Kt.
Mother of Sir Anthony Chester, MP, 3rd Baronet; Penelope Chester; William Chester; Alice Chester; Dorothy Fisher and 7 others
Sister of Susannah Riches; Rev. Algernon Peyton; Henry Peyton; Frances Fortescue; Anne Lowe and 2 others

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About Elizabeth Chester


Elizabeth Peyton was born circa 1604.1 She was the daughter of Sir John Peyton and Alice Peyton.1 She married Sir Anthony Chester, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Anthony Chester, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Boteler, in 1623, without his father's consent.1 She died on 3 July 1692.1 She was buried on 4 July 1692 at Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, England.1 From 1623, her married name became Chester.1

Child of Elizabeth Peyton and Sir Anthony Chester, 2nd Bt.

  • Sir Anthony Chester, 3rd Bt.+1 b. c 1632, d. 15 Feb 1697/98


  • [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume I, page 138. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

From the book, "A genealogical and heraldic History of the extinct and dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland and Scotland, " By John Burke: Elizabeth, daughter of Sir John Peyton, 1st Baronet Peyton of Isleham, married Sir Anthony Irby, Knight, of Boston, in Lincolnshire.

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Elizabeth Chester's Timeline

Age 28
May 23, 1638
Age 34
July 10, 1639
Age 35
April 13, 1692
Age 88
July 3, 1692
Age 88
Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, England