John Drury, of Godwick

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John Drury, III

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Godwick, Norfolk
Death: circa 1592 (46-64)
Godwick, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)
Immediate Family:

Son of John Drury, Jr., Esq and Elizabeth Drury
Husband of Eleanor Sidney
Father of Agnes or Agness Drury - Glenn; Frances Drury and Robert Drury, of Docking
Brother of Anne Bacon; William Drury; Dorothy Drury; Elizabeth Drury and Robert Drury, of Rougham

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About John Drury, of Godwick

a.k.a. John Drury, recusant

He lived in Dry Docking, Norfolk, during the persecution of Catholics under Henry VIII. Because he refused to attend the Established Church of England, an order by the Privy Council August 22, 1578 proceeded against him.

Source: http://archiver.rootsweb.com/th/read/NORFOLK/1999-02/0918500315



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John Drury, Esq

John Drury of Godwick who died about 1592,

and his wife Eleanor Sidney had the following children:  Robert, Gentleman of Docking (d. 1624), Thomas, William, Frances, and Francis.  Frances married Fermour Pepys who was related to Samuel Pepys, author of Pepy's Diaries.
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John Drury, of Godwick's Timeline

1536
1536
Godwick, Norfolk
1543
1543
Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
1557
1557
HALSTED SUFFOLK ENGLAND
1576
1576
Docking, Norfolk, England
1592
1592
Age 56
Godwick, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)