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John Gifford (Giffard), Uncertain

Also Known As: "John Gifford /Giffard/", "/Gifford/"
Birthplace: Halsbury Rd, Tiverton, Devonshire, England
Death: Died in Tiveton, Devonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Gifford, of Halsbury and Wilmot Giffard, Very Uncertain
Husband of Joan Gifford, Very Uncertain
Father of John Giffard of Halsbury; William Giffard; Richard Giffard; Lewis Giffard; Thomas Giffard and 1 other
Brother of Margaret Coffyn
Half brother of Cocksworthy

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About John Giffard of Halsbury


  1. [S696] Visitations of the County of Devon, Comprising the Herald's Visitations of 1531, 1564 and 1620
  • John Giffard1
  • M, #300693, d. 1491
  • Last Edited=29 Jul 2008
  • John Giffard was the son of Thomas Giffard and Wilmot Knight.2 He married Elizabeth Dabernon, daughter of John Dabernon.1 He died in 1491.1
  • He lived at Halsbury.1
  • Child of John Giffard and Elizabeth Dabernon
    • 1.Thomas Giffard+2 b. 1461, d. 17 Mar 1513
  • Citations
  • 1.[S37] Volume 2, page 1735. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  • 2.[S37] See. [S37]
  • From:
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  • John Giffard
  • M, #69057, b. circa 1399, d. 1491
  • Father Thomas Giffard b. c 1367
  • Mother Wilmot Knight b. c 1371
  • John Giffard was born circa 1399 at of Halsbury, Devonshire, England. He married Joan Dabernon, daughter of John Dabernon and Isabella Mules, circa 1435. John Giffard died in 1491.
  • Family Joan Dabernon b. c 1415
  • Child
    • Thomas Giffard+ b. c 1437, d. 1513
  • From:
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  • ((A)) John Giffard of Halsbury
  • m. Jane Dabernon (dau/coheir of John Dabernon (of family of Dunsland) by Isabella, dau of John Miles of Irishborough.
    • (i) Thomas Giffard of Halsbury - continued below
    • m1. Avis Dennis (dau of John Dennis or Orleigh)
    • m2. Anne Coryton (dau of John Coryton of Newton St. Quethiock)
    • (ii) + other issue - Lewis, John
  • Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Giffard of Halsbury), BP1934 (Halsbury) with a little support for the lower section of 'Giffard of Brightley' in Commoners (vol 4, Nicolas of London)
  • From: Stirnet
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John Giffard of Halsbury's Timeline

Tiverton, Devonshire, England
Age 33
Devon, , England
Age 34
Halsbury, Devon, , England
Age 36
Halsbury, Devon, , England
Age 38
of Halsbury, Devonshire, Eng
Age 38
Halsbury, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 92
Tiveton, Devonshire, England