Name: Edward Don
Birth: ABT 1482
Note: Died abt age 70
Occupation: Gentleman-usher of the King's chamber to Hen VIII
Change Date: 28 MAY 2006
Sir Edward Don (1482?-1552), eldest son and heir of Sir John Don, died at the approximate age of seventy in 1552 (McFarlane 8-9, 53).
Sir Edward held a number of offices during the early part of the reign of Henry VIII, serving as a gentleman-usher of the King's chamber, as sheriff of Bed fordshire and Buckinghamshire and, in 1521, as a member of the retinue of Henry VIII at Calais (McFarlane 53, 55; Newton Dunn 16).
As Sir John Don's heir, he inherited several properties, including manors at Horsenden and Saunderton in Bucks.
Father: John Dunn or Donne b: ABT 1431
Mother: Elizabeth Hastings
- Elizabeth Don