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Elizabeth Drake (Prideaux)

Birthdate: (49)
Birthplace: Thuborough, Devon, England
Death: Died in Southleigh, Devon, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Humphrey Prideaux, of Thuborough and Editha (Elizabeth) Prideaux
Wife of Sir Robert Drake and Robert Drake, of Wiscombe Park
Mother of Joan Stratton; William Drake; Amy Drake; Joan Stalham; John Drake and 10 others
Sister of Roger Prideaux, MP and Thomas Prideaux, MP
Half sister of William Prideaux, of Girband; Catherine Trobridge; Mary Tremayne; Margery Gibbs; Richard Prideaux of Thuborough and 1 other

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About Elizabeth Drake

Elizabeth Prideaux

  • Birth: 1523 - Theuborough, Devonshire, England
  • Parents: Humphrey Prideaux, Editha Hatch
  • Married: 1544 - Wiscombe, Devonshire, England
  • Husband: Robert Drake, of Wiscomb Park, son of John Drake of Ashe & Amy Grenville
  • Died: 1572 - Wiscombe, Devonshire, England

Children of Robert Drake and Elizabeth Prideaux (7 sons, 3 daughters)

  • 1. William, Esq. of Wiscombe, m. Philippa, dau. of Sir Robt. Denys, Knt. of Halicomb, and had issue.
  • 2. Bernard.
  • 3. John, m., and had issue.
  • 4. Robert,}
  • 5. Henry,} both in the army, and killed at the defene of Osten, in the prime of their age, s. p.
  • 6. Nicholas, m. Katherine, dau. of William Tottle, and relict of __ Kingley.
  • 7. Humphrey.
  • 1. Gertrude, m. to Henry Honychurch, of Awn Gifford.
  • 2. Amye, m. __ Poole, of Nottingham.
  • 3. Ursula, unm.

Citations:

  • [S2] Frederick Lewis Weis, Ancestral Roots.
  • [S359] Charles Henry Browning, Colonial Dames.
  • Ancestral File #: 9N2S-SB
  • [S14031] The antiquarian.

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  • Burke's genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry, Volume 1 By John Burke
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=YdIKAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA347&lpg=PA347&dq=John+Drake+1628&source=bl&ots=qCCjm0cd2J&sig=8uP4B--se2OMstpQBzWnECMlANg&hl=en&ei=4hvrTIamDYGCsQPB1IHaDw&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=2&ved=0CBgQ6AEwATgK#v=onepage&q=John%20Drake%201628&f=false
  • Pg.347
  • John Drake, Esq. of Ashe, who s. his father in the representation of the family, m. (26 HENRY VIII.,) Amye, dau. of Roger Grenville, Esq. of Stow, co. Cornwall, and had issue,
  • I. Bernard, his heir.
  • II. ROBERT, of Wiscomb Park, in the parish of South Legh, m. ELIZABETH, dau. of Humphrey PRIDEAUX, Esq. of Theoborough, and had issue seven son and three daus.,
  • 1. William, Esq. of Wiscombe, m. Philippa, dau. of Sir Robt. Denys, Knt. of Halicomb, and had issue.
  • 2. Bernard.
  • 3. John, m., and had issue.
  • 4. Robert,}
  • 5. Henry,} both in the army, and killed at the defene of Osten, in the prime of their age, s. p.
  • 6. Nicholas, m. Katherine, dau. of William Tottle, and relict of __ Kingley.
  • 7. Humphrey.
  • 1. Gertrude, m. to Henry Honychurch, of Awn Gifford.
  • 2. Amye, m. __ Poole, of Nottingham.
  • 3. Ursula, unm.
  • III. Richard, equerry to Queen Elizabeth, m. Ursula, dau. of Sir William Stafford, Knt., and from whom the Drakes of Shardeloes.
  • Mr. Drake, who served the office of sheriff for the county of Devon, 4 Queen Elizabeth, d. 4 Oct. 1558, and was s. by his son,

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http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~dearbornboutwell/fam7639.html

'Finding Our Past

(Robert DRAKE's other families: with Edith HATCH (c. 1530- ) and Ursula STAFFORD (c. 1530- ) Robert DRAKE's parents: John * DRAKE (1500-1588) and Amye* GRENVILLE (1513-1577) Robert DRAKE's siblings: Bernard DRAKE (1528- ) and Edmund DRAKE (1535- )

Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX's parents: Humphrey * PRIDEAUX (1487-1550)

and Elizabeth * HATCH (1500-1562)

Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX's brother: Thomas PRIDEAUX (1534- )

Family of Robert * DRAKE and Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX

Husband: Robert * DRAKE (1528-1600)

Wife: Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX (1523-1572)

Children: John DRAKE (1549- )

Humphrey DRAKE (1551- )

Henry DRAKE (1555- )

Ursula DRAKE (1557- )

Bernard DRAKE (1559- )

Nicholas DRAKE (1561- )

Gertude DRAKE (1563- )

William* DRAKE (1564-1625)

Husband: Robert * DRAKE

Name: Robert * DRAKE

Sex: Male

Father: John * DRAKE (1500-1588)

Mother: Amye* GRENVILLE (1513-1577)

Birth 1528 Devonshire, England

Death 30 Mar 1600 (age 71-72) South Leigh, Devonshire, England

Wife: Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX

Name: Elizabeth* PRIDEAUX

Sex: Female

Father: Humphrey * PRIDEAUX (1487-1550)

Mother: Elizabeth * HATCH (1500-1562)

Birth 1523 South Leigh, Devonshire, England

Death 1572 (age 48-49) South Leigh, Devonshire, England

Child 1: John DRAKE

Name: John DRAKE

Sex: Male

Birth 1549 Child 2: Humphrey DRAKE

Name: Humphrey DRAKE

Sex: Male

Birth 1551

Child 3: Henry DRAKE

Name: Henry DRAKE

Sex: Male

Birth 1555

Child 4: Ursula DRAKE

Name: Ursula DRAKE

Sex: Female

Birth 1557

Child 5: Bernard DRAKE

Name: Bernard DRAKE

Sex: Male

Birth 1559

Child 6: Nicholas DRAKE

Name: Nicholas DRAKE

Sex: Male

Birth 1561

Child 7: Gertude DRAKE

Name: Gertude DRAKE

Sex: Female

Birth 1563 Child 8: William* DRAKE

Name: William* DRAKE

Sex: Male

Spouse: Joan * MERRYLLS (1557-1617)

Birth 1564 Wiscombe, Devonshire, England

Death 12 May 1625 (age 60-61) Devonshire, England


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Elizabeth Drake's Timeline

1523
1523
Thuborough, Devon, England
1547
1547
Age 24
Wiscomb,South Leigh, Devon, England
1548
1548
Age 25
Norwich, Norfolk, England
1548
Age 25
Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
1549
1549
Age 26
Wiscombe, Devonshire, England
1551
1551
Age 28
1553
1553
Age 30
Ashe, Devonshire, England
1553
Age 30
Wiscombe, South Leigh, Devonshire, England
1555
1555
Age 32
Winscombe, North Somerset, England