Sir William Essex, Kt., MP

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William Essex, Kt., MP

Death: August 13, 1548 (73-82)
London, Middlesex, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Essex and Elizabeth Babthorpe
Husband of Elizabeth Essex
Father of Sir Thomas Essex, Kt. and Winifred Edgecumbe
Brother of Catherine Essex

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About Sir William Essex, Kt., MP

Family and Education

b. c. 1470, s. of Thomas Essex of Walham Green, Mdx. by Elizabeth, da. and h. of William Babthorpe of Ellistown, Leics. m. settlement 2 Feb. 1487, Elizabeth, da. and h. of Thomas Rogers of Benham Valence, Berks., 1s. 1da. suc. fa. c.1500. Kntd. 25 Sept. 1513. Essex died on 13 Aug. 1548 at Fulham and there is no trace of any monument to him in Lambourn parish church, where he had asked to be laid.


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Lambourn, West Berkshire, England
August 13, 1548
Age 78
London, Middlesex, England