Sir Henry Griffith I, 1st Baronet of Burton Agnes

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Henry Griffith, I

Birthplace: Hertfordshire, England
Death: Died in Warwickshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter Griffith III and Katherine Griffith, lady
Husband of Elizabeth Griffith
Father of Frances Boynton and Sir Henry Griffith II, 2nd Baronet of Burton Agnes
Brother of Margaret Jane Griffith

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About Sir Henry Griffith I, 1st Baronet of Burton Agnes

The Griffith Baronetcy, of Burton Agnes in the County of York, was created in the Baronetage of England on 7 June 1627 for Henry Griffith. The title became extinct on the death of his son, the second Baronet, in 1656. The family seat was Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes, Yorkshire. Frances Griffith, daughter and sole heiress of the first Baronet, married Sir Matthew Boynton, 1st Baronet, through which marriage the house came into the Boynton family .

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Sir Henry Griffith 1st Baron of Burton Agnes---Henry Griffith (d.1620), was knighted by James I in 1603 and was responsible for building the Elizabethan/Jacobean new Burton Agnes Hall. Around the same time when appointed High Sheriff of Yorkshire, Built between 1598 and 1610. It is a stately home that has stayed within the family for more than four hundred years. Fifteen generations have filled the Hall with treasures.

Henry Griffin or Griffiths was born in 1557 in WIGMORE, HEREFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND. He died in 1646 in Wigmore, Wales, Great Britain. He was buried on 09 Sep 1646. He married Eleanor Throckmorton in 1580 in England.

Other marriages: Wortley, Margaret

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Sir Henry Griffith I, 1st Baronet of Burton Agnes's Timeline

Hertfordshire, England
Age 41
Age 46
Burton Agnes, Yorkshire, England
Age 63
Warwickshire, England
September 6, 1646
Age 63