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  • ID: I6027
  • Name: William Cornwallis
  • Sex: M 1
  • Birth: ABT 1460 in Of Broomehall & Oakley, Suffolk
  • Death: NOV 1519 in Oakley Manor, Suffolk
  • Burial: St. Nicholas? church, Oakley, Suffolk
  • Occupation: Justice of the Peace
  • CHIL: 11
  • Note: 2

    Following his elder brothers, John and Edward, William Cornwallis, Esquire, eventually succeeded to Brome Hall. He married Elizabeth, the daughter and co-heiress of John Stanford, Esquire, of Stagsden, Bedfordshire. They had eleven children: (1) Sir John, eldest son and heir; (2)Thomas, Archdeacon, of Norfolk; (3) Edward; (4) William; (5) Francis; (6) Elizabeth, married a Singleton; (7) Affra, wife of Sir Anthony Awcher; (8) Dorothy, wife of John Head; (9) Katherine, a nun; (10) Prudence, wife of Roydon Eden; and (11) Edith, wife of Unknown Barwyke.
  • _UID: DF23A55EA6D141D1AC28873507B8A47CFD22
  • Change Date: 1 NOV 2005

    Father: Thomas Cornwallis b: Abt 1410/1420 in Of Broome, Suffolk
    Mother: Phillipe Or Phillippa Tyrrell b: 1425 in Of Downham, Essex

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth Stanford b: ABT 1449
    • Married: ABT 1485 in Of, Thrandeston Nr Eye, Suffolk
    1. Has Children John Cornwallis b: Abt 1490/1493
    2. Has Children Affra Cornwallis

    1. Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
      Title: Ancestral File (R)
      Publication: Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998
      Repository: Family History Library, 35 N West Temple StreetSalt Lake City, Utah 84150 USA
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