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Elizabeth Salstonstall (West)

Also Known As: "Pelham", "Elizabeth West the younger"
Birthdate: (59)
Birthplace: Wherwell, Hampshire, England
Death: January 16, 1633 (59)
Valence, Dorset, England
Place of Burial: Compton Valence, Dorset, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas West, 2nd Baron de la Warr and Anne Knollys, Baroness De La Warr
Wife of Herbert Pelham; Sir Herbert Pelham, MP, of Michelham and Sir Richard Saltonstall, Knight
Mother of Elizabeth Humphrey; Thomas Pelham, Esq.; Anthony Pelham; Anne Clarke; Jonathan Pelham and 3 others
Sister of Katherine West; Lucy West; MP Robert West, MP; Margaret Johnson; Thomas West, 3rd Baron de la Warre and 13 others

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About Elizabeth Salstonstall

Elizabeth West was the daughter of Sir Thomas West 2nd Baron de la Warr and wife Anne Knollys. She was born on 11 September 1573 in Wherwell, Hampshire, England, and died on 12 January 1632. The sponsors at her baptism were Queen Elizabeth I, the Countess of London and the Earl of Leicester. She was name in honor of the Queen, who was a first cousin of her grandmother, Katherine Carey.

She married Sir Herbert Pelham, Knight in Wherwell, Hampshire, on 12 February 1593, as his second wife. Sir Herbert was the son and heir of Anthony Pelham of Bucksteep, Sussex and wife Margaret Hall. He held property in Sussex and Dorset, and served as Sheriff of Surrey and Sussex, and was Burgess for Winchelsea and Reigate.

After Sir Herbert's death, she married Richard Saltonstall. Her stepson, Herbert Jr., married her younger sister, Penelope West.

Children of Sir Herbert Pelham, Knight and wife Elizabeth West:

  • Thomas Pelham, Esq.
  • Anthony Pelham
  • Jonathan Pelham
  • Ann Pelham, who married Edward Clarke
  • Elizabeth Pelham, who married John Humphrey
  • The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215, and Some of Their Descendants who Settled in America During the Early Colonial Years (Google eBook) Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard, William Ryland Beall Genealogical Publishing Com, 1999 - Reference - 214 pages.  Page 99
  • page 329 of Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 2nd Edition ...
  • Hyblom Family ancestry. Sir Richard Saltonstall (1586-1661) was the second husband of John Humphrey's mother-in-law, Elizabeth West (1573-1683).  The first husband of Elizabeth West (1573-1683) was Herbert Pelham (1546-1620), and John Humphrey married their daughter, Elizabeth Pelham (1604-1628).
  • https://i0.wp.com/hylbom.com/family/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Members-of-the-Saltonstall-Family1.jpg
    Disambiguation: Thomas West and his wife Anne Knollys had TWO daughters named Elizabeth - this profile, married to Richard Saltonstall, and the other Elizabeth who married Herbert Pelham. [1] 
   Elizabeth West, daughter of Thomas West and Anne Knolles, married Richard Saltonstall as his second wife before 5 Nov. 1628. [2] They had two sons, Francis and John, and two daughters, Anne, and Anne (again). [3] They immigrated to New England in 1630, where they resided at Watertown, Massachusetts. [4] 
   Richard Saltonstall returned to England "shortly after 22 Mar. 1630/1, where he resided at Isleworth, Middlesex." [5] Elizabeth was a legatee in the 1633 will of her mother, Anne West, Lady la Warr. [6] Richard married 3rd about 1640 Martha Cammock. [7] 
   ↑ Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families
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Elizabeth Salstonstall's Timeline

September 11, 1573
Wherwell, Hampshire, England
September 11, 1573
Wherwell, Hampshire, England
April 27, 1604
Age 30
Hellingly, Sussex, England
Age 56
Age 58
January 16, 1633
Age 59
Valence, Dorset, England