Sir Gregory Isham, Knight

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Sir Gregory Isham, Knight

Also Known As: "Lord of Bronston Manor"
Birthdate: (38)
Birthplace: Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England
Death: September 4, 1558 (34-42)
Braunston, Northampton, England
Place of Burial: Braunston, Northampton, England, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Ensley Isham, I and Anne Isham
Husband of Elizabeth Isham
Father of Euseby Isham, Sheriff of Northamptonshire; Thomas Isham; Mary Isham; Henry Isham; Elizabeth Cave and 3 others
Brother of Katherine Padget; Gyles Isham; Reverend Robert Isham; John Isham; Ellen Isham and 4 others

Occupation: Sheriff of Northamptonshire
Managed by: Grant David Meadors
Last Updated:

About Sir Gregory Isham, Knight

  • Gregory Isham, Lord of Braunston Manor1
  • M, b. 1520, d. 4 September 1558
  • Father Euseby Isham, Lord of Pitchley Manor b. c 1491
  • Mother Anne Pulton b. c 1495
  • Gregory Isham, Lord of Braunston Manor was born in 1520 at Ringstead, Northamptonshire, England. He married Elizabeth Dale, daughter of Matthew Dale, circa 1550. Gregory Isham, Lord of Braunston Manor died on 4 September 1558; Age 38.2
  • Family Elizabeth Dale b. c 1530
  • Children
    • Sir Euseby Isham, Sheriff of Northamptonshire+ b. 26 Feb 1553, d. 11 Jun 1626
    • Thomas Isham b. c 1554
    • Mary Isham b. c 1556, d. 4 Apr 1589
    • Elizabeth Isham b. c 1558
  • Citations
  • 1.[S6049] Unknown author, Magna Charta by Wurts, p. 759; Burke's Peerage, 1938, p. 1382; Family Group Sheets in SLC Archives.
  • 2.[S61] Unknown author, Family Group Sheets, SLC Archives.
  • From:
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  • A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the ... By John Bernard Burke
  • Pg.548
  • Euseby Isham, the eldest son of Thomas, m. Anne, eldest dau. of Gyles Pulton, Esq. of Desborough, and Catharine, his wife, dau. of Thomas Lovet, Esq., sen., of Astwell. By her, in twenty-one years, he had twenty children; the names of ten of whom, five sons, and as many daus., the rest dying young and unm., are transmitted down to us, viz., Gyles, Robert, Gregory, John, ancestor of the Lamport line, and Henry; Catharine, m. to Richard Pagitt, of Cranford, student of the law, (from whom descended, by the eldest son, James Pagitt, on of the barons of the Exchequer in the reign of Charles I.; and by Euseby, a clergyman, Ephraim Pagitt, above forty years rector of St. Edmund, Lombard Street;) Elena, m. 1st, to Thomas Hoyse, and 2ndly, to Thomas Bolesworth, of Great Oakley; Ely, m. to Henry Bellamy, citizen and mercer of Loudon, afterwards of Hadley, near Barnet, Meddlesex; Edith, m. to Richard Slatier, of Braunston; and Isabella, m. to Thomas Barker, Merchant, whose sister was m. to his wife's brother, John Isham.
  • GREGORY ISHAM, who d. 4 Sept. 1558, last of Philip and Mary. He m. ELIZABETH, dau. of Matthew DALE, of Bristol, who after his decease, had to her second husband William Roswell, Esq., solicitor-general to Queen Elizabeth. By her he was father of Sir Euseby, Thomas, Mary, the second wife (and by whom he only left issue) of Thomas Andrews, Esq. of Charwelton, who seems to be the sheriff of Northamptonshire, according to Camden, that attended on Mary, Queen of Scots, to her execution, at Fotheringhay Castle; and Elizabeth, m. to Henry Cave, Esq. of Ingarsby, in the co. of Leicester. The son and heir,
  • Sir Euseby Isham, Knt. of Picheley and Braunston, received the honour of knighthood from King James I. at the Charter House. He d. 11 June, 1626, and, as tradition delivers it, in no very good circumstances, though, in all appearance, his children were well provided for, of whom he had a good number by his lady, Anne, dau. of John Borlase, Esq. of Marlow, in Buckinghamshire. The sons were,
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  • A genealogy of the wives of the American presidents and their first two ... By Craig Hart
  • Pg.136-139
  • Martha Wayles, b. October 19, 1748, Chesterfield Co., Va.; d. September 6, 1782, Monticello, Charlottesville, Va., m.(1) Bathurst Skelton, m(2) January 1, 1772, Thomas Jefferson, b. April 13, 1743, Virginia; d. Monticello
  • G-6
  • Eusby Isham, b. February 26, 1582, England; d. June 11, 1626, England m. Anne Borlase, b. 1556, England; d. January 6, 1628, England
  • G-7
  • GREGORY ISHAM, b. 1520, Braunston, England; d.September 4, 1558, England, m. ELIZABETH DALE, b. England; d. England
  • Sir John Borlase, b. England; d. England, m. Anne Lytton, b. England d. England
  • G-8
  • Eusby Isham, b. 1491, England; d. December 11, 1546, England, m. Ann Pulton, b. England d. England
  • Matthew Dale, b. England; d. England
  • Edmund Borlase, b. England; d. England, m. Susannah Isham, b. England; d. England (THESE ARE NOT THE RIGHT PARENTS FOR JOHN BORLASE WHO MARRIED ANNE LYTTON?)
  • Sir Robert Lytton, b. England; d. England, m. Frances Cavalery, b. England; d. England
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Sir Gregory Isham, Knight's Timeline

Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England
Age 29
Braunston, Northamptonshire, England
February 26, 1552
Age 32
Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England
Age 34
Braunston, Northamptonshire, England
September 11, 1555
Age 35
London, Middlesex, England
Age 36
Probably Pytchley, Northamptonshire, England
September 4, 1558
Age 38
Braunston, Northampton, England
September 6, 1558
Age 38
Braunston, Northampton, England, UK
Age 38
Braunston, Northamptonshire,