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Robert Jennens

Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Death: August 3, 1575 (66-74)
Shottle, Derbyshire, England
Place of Burial: Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Philip Jennens, of Duddleston Hall and Sarah Jennens
Husband of Ellen Jennens
Father of William Jennings; Peter Jennens and James Jennens
Half brother of Admiral John Robert Jennings and Admiral John Robert Jennens

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About Robert Jennens

Robert Jennings was one of King Henry VIII's favorites. He was presented, in 1545, by the King with a sword and belt, and an estate in Shottle, Derbyshire. He was appointed chief warden, deerstalker, and ranger in Derbyshire. Robert died in 1618 and is buried in a Derbyshire churchyard.

(Possible middle name John?) (Use of middle names not in general practice in 16th century England.)

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Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
Age 30
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
August 3, 1575
Age 70
Shottle, Derbyshire, England
Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom