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Sir Thomas Forster

Also Known As: ""Prince Servant" or "Yeoman of the Guard""
Birthplace: Swantons House, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England
Death: August 5, 1571
Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England (Unknown)
Place of Burial: Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Roger Forster and Joan Forster, of Sussex
Husband of Lady Margaret Forster
Father of William Forster; Susan Forster; Humphrey Forster; James Forster; Francis Foster and 11 others
Brother of John Forster; Emilie Forster; Richard Forster and Edward Forster

Occupation: Yeoman, Lord of The Marches in England, High Court Judge
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About Thomas Forster

According to the Visitations of Hertfordshire, Thomas Forster and Margaret Browning of Hunsdon, Hertfordshire were the parents of

  • James
  • Michell
  • William
  • Richard
  • Thomas (II).

Thomas II Forster of Hunsford, Judge of the Common Pleas Court, married Susan Forster (of the same surname), daughter and heir of a different Thomas Forster, this one of St. John Street, near London, second son of Thomas Forster of Iden, Co. Sussex. Their children were:

  • Catherin, marr Francis Townley of Littleton, Middlesex
  • Mary, marr William Peacock of Finchley
  • Susan, marr Thomas Brooke of Whitchurch, Southampton
  • Thomas III Forster of Hunsdon, married Mary Baskerville, dau of William Baskerville of Warnborough, Wiltshire
  • Robert Forster of Battle, Co. Sussex, marr. Elizabeth Burton (dau of William) of Bourne, Sussex

Thomas Roger Forster (Sr), Sir Knight Find a Grave His son Sir Thomas Foster Find a Grave

16516. Thomas Forster, born 1530 in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England; died 11 October 1599 in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire{{}}, England. He was the son of 33032. Roger Forster, Sir and 33033. Joan Hussey. He married 16517. Margaret Browning 20 July 1545 in Chelmsford, Essex, England.
     16517. Margaret Browning, born 1520 in Chelmsford, Essex, England. She was the daughter of 33034. ? Browning.

Children of Thomas Forster and Margaret Browning are: [please see above note for presumably more correct list of children]

 	8258 	i. 	  	Thomas Forster, Sir, born 10 August 1548 in Hunsdon, Herforshire, England; died 18 May 1612 in London, Middlesex, England; married Susan Foster 04 July 1575 in Saints James, Clerkenwell, England.
 		ii. 	  	Robert Forster
 		iii. 	  	Susan Forster
 		iv. 	  	Mary Forster
 		v. 	  	Richards Forster

Last Will Filed at Chelmsford, Essex, England

Burials St Dunstan, Hunsdon, UK - Parish on line burial record

The results show the page in the 1915 transcript of the entry, the entry itself - as close as possible to the original - and the date of the entry.


p Entry Day Month Year

p 69 Thomas Foster, yeoman of the Quenes maties great chamber

 15   November   1571  

p 76 Sir Thomas Foster knight a reverend and learned judg in this kyngdom 20 May 1612

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Thomas Forster's Timeline

Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England
Hunsdon, Herefordshire, England
February 1547
Age 30
Hunsdon, Hertsfordshire, England
August 10, 1548
Age 31
Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England
November 7, 1549
Age 32
Hunsdon, Hertsfordshire, England
May 8, 1551
Age 34
Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Age 34
Age 35
Olynes, Essex, England
Age 36
Hunsdon, Hertsfordshire, England