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Of Widford Thomas Eliot

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Cottered, Hertfordshire, England
Death: Died in England
Immediate Family:

Son of William Eliot; Of Cottered William Eliot and FNU Eliot
Husband of Margaret Elizabeth Eliot
Father of Of Oives Farm John Eliot; Thomas Eliot, II of Widford, Hertfordshire; John Eliot, of Olives, Hunsdon, Hertfordshire and Simon Eliot
Brother of George Eliot; Robert Eliot; John Eliot "the younger"; Joan Haynes and Peter Eliot
Half brother of Richard Eliot and Daughter Fisher

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About Of Widford Thomas Eliot

Thomas Eliot of Widford, Hertfordshire was born around 1480 William Eliot and unnamed wife. He died between 26 November 1551 (the date his will was written) and 13 November 1554 (when will was proved).

Thomas left "son Thomas Elyot and to his heirs male of his body lawfully begotten my house and all my lands, being freehold, situate and lying in the said parish of Widford and the parish of Ware." In the absence of such male heirs these lands would pass next to son John. Sons Thomas and John were made executors with son Symon Elyot to act as overseer. No mention is made of his wife, by this time presumably deceased, whose identity is unknown. Witnesses to the will are Thomas Mylls, William Parnell, John Isaacke Junior, John Coke Senior, and John Coke Junior.

Children of Thomas Eliot:

  1. Thomas Eliot, b. abt. 1515; m. Margery _______.
  2. John Eliot, "of Olives" Farm in Hunsdon, Herts.
  3. Simon Eliot m. (1) Katherine Haynes; (2) Jane _____.


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Of Widford Thomas Eliot's Timeline

Cottered, Hertfordshire, England
Age 35
Age 37
Age 40
November 26, 1551
Age 71
Hunsdon, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom