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Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I510
  • Name: Bridget Kingsmill 1
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: ABT 1553
  • Death: AFT 1599
  • Note: Was Thomas?s widow
  • Religion: Catholic
  • Note: 1 2

    Mother of Elizabeth.
    Ballybeg was her dowry.
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    In a discussion of family settlements a Lady Susan Chamberlain mentions that his [Henry Norris?s] sister-in-law, Lady Bridget Norris (nee Kingsmill, and niece of Sir Robert Cecil) , the wife of his brother Thomas, is 'become a great Catholique and takes great paines to convert her sisters'.
    (The Autobiography of an Elizabethan. by John Gerard. 1956. Page 257)
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    ?This is probably the Bridget who (also) married Sir Henry Colt of Colt's Hall and Netherhall (b c1574, d c1635).?
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    " The particulars of the Lady Bridget Norreys'[s] petition to the Lords of the Council," concerning monies received by, and due to, her late husband, Sir Thomas Norreys, President of Munster. [1599, September 25.]
  • _UID: B070EF507AAB408CB7756AA70B4438172B58
  • Change Date: 5 SEP 2010

    Father: William Kingsmill b: 1526 in Burton, Sussex
    Mother: Bridget Raleigh b: ABT 1534

    Marriage 1 Thomas Norreys
    • Married: 1585 3
    Children
    1. Has Children Elizabeth Norreys b: 1595

    Sources:
    1. Type: Book
      Periodical: An Anglo Irish Miscellany
      Author: Maurice Denham Jephson
      Date: 1964
    2. Type: Web Site
      Title: Stirnet Genealogy
      Author: Patrick Barns-Graham
      URL: www.stirnet.com
    3. Text: Journal? of Cork Historical and Archaeological Society.
      Page: 1906. P1.