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Margaret Wentworth

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Codham Hill, Essex, England
Death: Died in England, United Kingdom
Place of Burial: Brundish, Suffolk, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Roger (i) Wentworth, of Codham Hall and Anne Tyrell
Wife of Edmund Harvey and John Berney, V
Mother of Isabell Radcliffe; Isabell Harvey and John Berney, IV
Sister of Sir John Wentworth, of Gosfield; Henry Wentworth, of Mountnessing; Roger (ii) Wentworth, of Felsted & Bocking and Lora Shaa

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About Margaret Wentworth

Margaret Wentworth, Born 1492 in Codham Hill, Essex, England. Married Edmund Harvey, had Daughter Isabell Harvey. Isabell first Married Edward Hill, Second Married Humphrey Radcliffe.

Margey Wentworth, Born 1495 in Codham Hill, Essex, England. Married John Berney V., had Sons John Berney VI., and John V Berney. John Berney VI., Married Margaret Reade.

Both are the Daughters of Roger Wentworth and Anne Tyrell.


  • The Wentworth genealogy: English and American (1878) Vol. 1
  • (16) Sir Roger Wentworth, Kt., of Codham Hall, was sheriff of the counties of Essex and Hertford in 1499. He died 9 August 1539, aged 74, and was buried at Gosfield, co. Essex. He married Anne, daughter and heir of Humphrey Tyrrell, Esq., of Little Warley, co. Essex, and heir also to her mother Isabel, daughter and heir of John Helion, Esq. She died 28 August 1534, and was buried at Gosfield. They had issue as follows: --
    • (17) 1. Sir John Wentworth, Kt., of Bocking and Gosfield, co. Essex, who was born in 1494. He was buried at Gosfield 1 October 1567. He married, before 1525, Anne, daughter of John Bettenham, Esq., of Pluckley, co. Kent. She was buried at Gosfield 30 November 1575. They had issue, an only son John, who died young, and three daughters, viz. --
    • 2. Henry, of whom hereafter.
    • 3. Roger Wentworth, Esq., of Felsted and Bocking, co. Essex, who compounded to avoid knighthood in 1553-4. He died 24 February 1556-7 and was buried at Bocking. His first wife Mary according to his monument, was buried at Bocking. He married secondly, Alice Buckford, who was living, as appears by a deed, in 1540; and thirdly, Anne Isaac, a widow, who survived him, and died in 1561. By his second wife Alice he had a daughter Anne, who married, first Roger Parker, of Gosfield and secondly Richard Upcher; another daughter, who married __ Mannock; and an only son
    • 4. John Wentworth, the younger (there being two brothers with the same Christian name, -- a practice not uncommon at this period), son of Sir Roger, of Bumpstead at the Tower, co. Essex. He died before 1566, and his wife Elizabeth in 1569. Their son
    • 5. Lora, who married, first, Edward Shaw (or Shaa); secondly, __ Everard; and thirdley, Francis Clopton, of Kedington, co. Suffolk, Esq.
    • 6. Margaret, who married John Berney, Esq., of Reedham, co. Norfold, ancestor of the line of Baronets of this name.
    • The direct line was continues through the second son
    • (17) Henry Wentworth, Esq., of Mountnessing and Gosfield, co. Essex, wo died in his father's lifetime, before 1539. He married in 1528 (the marriage license dated 25 September) Agnes, daughter and heir of Sir Reginald Hammond, Kt., of co. Kent, who survived him and remarried, at Gosfield, 18 January 1545-6, William Wilford, Esq., of London. By her, Henry had issue as follows: --


  • Margaret WENTWORTH
  • Born: ABT 1492, Codham Hall, Essex, England
  • Died: 1511
  • Father: Roger WENTWORTH (Sir)
  • Mother: Anne TYRRELL
  • Married: Edmund HARVEY (b. 1492) (son of William Harvey and Joan Stamford) BEF 1510, Elstow, Bedfordshire, England
  • Children:
  • 1. Isabel HARVEY (b. ABT 1510 - d. 8 May 1594) (m. Sir Humphrey Radcliffe)
  • From: WENTWORTH5


  • Margaret Wentworth1
  • F, b. circa 1475
  • Father Sir Roger Wentworth, Sheriff of Essex & Hertfordshire1 b. 1465, d. 9 Aug 1539
  • Mother Anne Tyrrell1 b. c 1474, d. 28 Aug 1534
  • Margaret Wentworth was born circa 1475 at of Coddam, Essex, England.1 She married John Berney, son of John Berney and Elizabeth (Catherine) Mondeford, circa 1497.1
  • Family John Berney b. c 1455
  • Citations
  • 1.[S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, SLC Archives.
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Margaret Wentworth's Timeline

Codham Hill, Essex, England
Age 18
Elstow, Bedfordshire, England
Age 18
Elstow, Bedfordshire, England
Age 26
England, United Kingdom
Age 68
England, United Kingdom
Age 68
Brundish, Suffolk, England