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Katherine or Christian Spelman (Manning)

Also Known As: "Christian Manning", "Catherine Manning"
Birthdate: (40)
Birthplace: Narburgh, Norfolk, England
Death: 1490 (40)
Narborough, Norfolk, , England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Manning
Wife of Henry Spelman, Esq
Mother of Thomas Spelman, Knight and Elizabeth SPELMAN

Managed by: Michael Kevin Dolan, Sr.
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About Katherine or Christian (Manning) Spelman

  • Spelman genealogy; the English ancestry and American descendants of Richard Spelman of Middletown, Connecticut, 1700 .. (1910)
  • http://archive.org/details/spelmangenealogy00barb
  • http://archive.org/stream/spelmangenealogy00barb#page/n46/mode/1up
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  • The heir of John Spelman was his eldest son, Henry, who became ... by his first marriage, to Ela, the widow of Thomas Shouldham, and the daughter and co-heiress of William de Narburgh ...
  • Henry Spelman died 23 September, 1496, ...
  • http://archive.org/stream/spelmangenealogy00barb#page/n47/mode/1up
  • Pg.34
  • Henry Spelman and his first wife, Ela de Narburgh, had issue:
    • (1) William Spelman, who was a Knight, inherited Bekerton Manor, which passed to his descendants. He married Anne, the daughter of Christopher Coo, and had issue : (a) Elizabeth, who married Francis Clophin ; (b) Anna, who married, first, William Save, and, second, John Woodhouse, Knight, of Breccles Hall, in a window of which are emblazoned the Spelman Arms (Norfolk Archaeology, Volume VIII) ; (c) Christopher, who married Elizabeth, daughter and heiress of Radclyff, and had Elizabeth, daughter and heiress, who married, first, Jenkins, and, second, Dethick, having issue by the second marriage; (d) Francis, who married the daughter of Mason, and had (i) a daughter, who married Davison, "Legatus Regius" ; (ii) Francis, who married __ Isle.
    • (2) Henry Spelman, Lord of Rockland, died without issue.
    • (3) John Spelman was a Priest, and of Wimondham.
    • (4) Katherine Spelman married, first, Robert Denry, and, second, Richard Sefoule de Waterden.
    • (5) Anna Spelman married Henry Mackwilliams.
    • (6) Elizabeth Spelman married John Goldingham de Goldingham.
    • (7) John Spelman, of whom below.
  • Henry Spelman, the Recorder of Norwich, survived his first wife, Ela de Narburgh, and married, second, Katherine. or Christian, the daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Manning of Great Elmingham, County Norfolk, and of the latter's wife, Elizabeth, daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Jenny. (Blomefield's Norfolk, Volume I, Pages 484-488.) By this marriage, Henry Spelman had a son, Thomas Spelman, Knight, Lord of Ellingham and Bechamwel by maternal inheritance, who married Anne, daughter of John, who was either the son or the son-in-law of Lord Robert Conyers. The son of Thomas Spelman and
  • http://archive.org/stream/spelmangenealogy00barb#page/n50/mode/1up
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  • his wife was Henry Spelman, Knight, who married Elizabeth Tyrell.
  • It is stated in Blomefield's Norfolk, Volume I, on pages 84 and 451, that Henry Spelman, the Recorder of Norwich, had another son, Christopher, by his second marriage.
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  • The Visitation of Norfolk in the Year 1563 (1878) Vol.1
  • http://archive.org/details/visitationnorfo00dashgoog
  • http://archive.org/stream/visitationnorfo00dashgoog#page/n265/mode/1up
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    • 87. Spelman. Pg.249-260
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  • Henry Spelman son of Catherine (Stuward) & John Spelman, m1. Christiana dau. of Thomas Manning by Elizabeth (Jenny) ch: Thomas (m. Anne Conyers) & William (m. Anna dau. of Christopher Coo); m2. Ela dau. of William Narborough ch: (Pg.252 Sir John (m. Elizabeth Frowick), Anne (m. Henry Mack Williams), Katherine (m. Rich' Sefoule & _ Drury), Elizabeth (m. John Goldingham), dau. (m. _ Drury), William (m. Anne Coo), John (a priest), Henry (d.1530-1533) Spelman
    • Thomas Spelman, Esq., Lord of Ellingham & of Bichamwell,, jure materno. Will dated 1499. m. Anne dau. of Thomas Conyers, She md. 2dly Richard Willoughby, Esq. Ob. 22 Oct. 1499. bur. Ellingham ch: Henry, John, Elizabeth
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  • http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I7011&tree=Norfolk
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Narburgh, Norfolk, England
Age 29
Swaffham, Norfolk, England
Age 40
Narborough, Norfolk, , England