Name: Joan Ferret
Birth: ABT 1502 in Compton Valence, Dorset
Change Date: 19 AUG 2009
Married 1st Thomas Hardy of Sidling or Wolcomb and was ancestor of Sir Thomas Masterman Hardy, Flag Captain to Admiral Nelson. (of ?Kiss me Hardy? fame.)
May have been connected with the Jersey family of Le Feret.
(Concerning Thomas Hardy: a composite portrait from memory?, by Dulan Barber, James Stevens-Cox. 1968 . Page 2.)
Thomas Hardy the author seems to have thought he was of the same stock as Sir Thomas Masterman Hardy.
Father: John Ferret b: ABT 1476
John Browne b: ABT 1498
- John Browne
- Type: Web Site
Title: IGI (Aft Oct 2002)