Name: Bridget Kingsmill 1
Birth: ABT 1553
Death: AFT 1599
Note: Was Thomas?s widow
Note: 1 2|
Change Date: 5 SEP 2010
Mother of Elizabeth.
Ballybeg was her dowry.
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)
?This is probably the Bridget who (also) married Sir Henry Colt of Colt's Hall and Netherhall (b c1574, d c1635).?
" 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.]
Father: William Kingsmill b: 1526 in Burton, Sussex
Mother: Bridget Raleigh b: ABT 1534
- Elizabeth Norreys b: 1595
- Type: Book
Periodical: An Anglo Irish Miscellany
Author: Maurice Denham Jephson
- Type: Web Site
Title: Stirnet Genealogy
Author: Patrick Barns-Graham
- Text: Journal? of Cork Historical and Archaeological Society.
Page: 1906. P1.