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Elizabeth Throckmorton (Rogers)

Also Known As: "Ellen", "Jane"
Birthdate: (47)
Birthplace: Stoke Gifford, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 29, 1592 (47)
Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Edward Rogers, MP and Mary Lisle
Wife of Sir Thomas Throckmorton, MP, of Tortworth
Sister of Sir Thomas George Rogers, MP; Mary Chettle; Alyce de Berkeley?, UNDOCUMENTED; Anne Harman and Jane Throckmorton

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About Elizabeth Throckmorton

From Cracroft's Peerage:

1e. Sir Thomas Throckmorton, of Totworth, co. Gloucester, Sheriff of Gloucestershire (d. 1607), mar. (1) Elizabeth Berkeley, dau. of Sir Richard Berkeley, of Stoke, and (2) ..... Rogers, dau. of Sir Edward Rogers, and had issue by his first wife.

From THROCKMORTON, Sir Thomas (1538/9-1607), of Tortworth, Glos. :

b. 1558/9, 1st s. of Sir Thomas Throckmorton† of Coss Court by Margaret. da. and coh. of Thomas Whittington of Pauntley. m. (1) Ellen, da. of Sir Richard Berkeley†, 2s. 1da.; (2) settlement 6 Nov. 1559, Elizabeth, da. of Sir Edward Rogers of Cannington, Som., s.p. suc. fa. 1568. Kntd. 1587.1

"Little is known of Throckmorton’s parliamentary career save that on 5 Mar. 1589 he was licensed to depart. As knight of the shire he may have attended the subsidy committee, 11 Feb. 1589. His private life was as stormy as the rest of his career, complicated by a wife (refers to 2nd wife) and daughter (refers to 1st wife) ‘obstinately addicted to Popery’. At one point he appears to have turned his wife out of doors, and refused to provide for her until ordered by the Council to do so.4"

From Lady Dale: Elizabeth Throckmorton

"Lady Dale’s father had taken as his second wife, the daughter of another Privy Council member, Sir Edward Rodgers.   Edward Rodgers was involved in the Lady Jane Grey affair and executed along with John Throckmorton of Tortworth who apparently was an uncle of Lady Dale. ..."

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Elizabeth Throckmorton's Timeline

1545
1545
Stoke Gifford, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
1592
June 29, 1592
Age 47
Tortworth, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom