Frances Elliott

b. circa 1660
FatherJohn Elliott b. 6 Mar 1624/25, d. 1681
MotherAnn Barham b. 5 Jan 1618/19, d. 1700
     Frances Elliott was born circa 1660 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of John Elliott and Ann Barham.
Frances Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 27 February 1680/81 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1
As of 10 June 1684, her married name was Ovenden.
Frances Elliott married Thomas Ovenden on 10 June 1684 at St Michael, Lewes, Sussex, England, Thomas of Tonbridge, Kent; Frances of Rotherfield.2

Family

Thomas Ovenden b. c 1660
Marriage*
Frances Elliott married Thomas Ovenden on 10 June 1684 at St Michael, Lewes, Sussex, England, Thomas of Tonbridge, Kent; Frances of Rotherfield.2 

Citations

  1. [S871] Will of John Ellyott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Feb1680/81, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 20 Apr 1681. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/35/368B).
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Thomas Ovenden

b. circa 1660
     Thomas Ovenden was born circa 1660 at England.
Thomas Ovenden married Frances Elliott, daughter of John Elliott and Ann Barham, on 10 June 1684 at St Michael, Lewes, Sussex, England, Thomas of Tonbridge, Kent; Frances of Rotherfield.1

Family

Frances Elliott b. c 1660
Marriage*
Thomas Ovenden married Frances Elliott, daughter of John Elliott and Ann Barham, on 10 June 1684 at St Michael, Lewes, Sussex, England, Thomas of Tonbridge, Kent; Frances of Rotherfield.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Eleanor Elliott

b. 25 October 1656
FatherJohn Elliott b. 6 Mar 1624/25, d. 1681
MotherAnn Barham b. 5 Jan 1618/19, d. 1700
     Eleanor Elliott was born in 1656 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1
Eleanor Elliott was baptized on 25 October 1656 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England, ELYOTT.2 She was the daughter of John Elliott and Ann Barham.
Eleanor Elliott was also known as Ellen.
Eleanor Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 27 February 1680/81 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1

Citations

  1. [S871] Will of John Ellyott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Feb1680/81, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 20 Apr 1681. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/35/368B).
  2. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Elliott

b. 26 November 1654
FatherJohn Elliott b. 6 Mar 1624/25, d. 1681
MotherAnn Barham b. 5 Jan 1618/19, d. 1700
     Mary Elliott was born on 26 November 1654 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1
Mary Elliott was baptized on 26 November 1654 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England, "born."1 She was the daughter of John Elliott and Ann Barham.
As of circa 1675, her married name was Gilbert.2
Mary Elliott married William Gilbert circa 1680 at Sussex, England.2
Mary Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 27 February 1680/81 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2

Family

William Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
Marriage
Mary Elliott married William Gilbert circa 1680 at Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S871] Will of John Ellyott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 27 Feb1680/81, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 20 Apr 1681. (ESRO: PBT/1/1/35/368B).

Matthew Hartridge

d. before 1659
     Matthew Hartridge married Mary Elliott, daughter of Alexander Elliott and Anne Fermor, on 1 July 1634 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.1
Matthew Hartridge died before 1659 at Kent, England.2

Family

Mary Elliott b. 6 Nov 1614
Marriage*
Matthew Hartridge married Mary Elliott, daughter of Alexander Elliott and Anne Fermor, on 1 July 1634 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.1 
Child

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S873] Will of Alexander Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 18 Jan 1658/59, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 11 Dec 1660. (TNA: PROB 11/302/553).

John Gilbert

b. 10 January 1686/87
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     John Gilbert was baptized on 10 January 1686/87 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
John Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

William Gilbert

b. 4 November 1688, d. circa 1689
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     William Gilbert was baptized on 4 November 1688 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
William Gilbert died circa 1689 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

William Gilbert

b. 5 May 1691, d. 1693
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     William Gilbert was baptized on 5 May 1691 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
William Gilbert died in 1693 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.
William Gilbert was buried on 27 August 1693 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S25] Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Anne Gilbert

b. 27 April 1695
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     Anne Gilbert was born on 27 April 1695 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
Anne Gilbert was baptized on 10 May 1695 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1
Anne Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

David Gilbert

b. 28 September 1698
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     David Gilbert was born on 28 September 1698 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
David Gilbert was baptized on 14 October 1698 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England, "Poor."1
David Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

Anna Gilbert

b. 3 May 1700
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     Anna Gilbert was born on 3 May 1700 at East Grinstead, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
Anna Gilbert was baptized on 14 June 1700 at St Swithun, East Grinstead, Sussex, England, "Poor."1

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Joseph Gilbert

b. 19 April 1681
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     Joseph Gilbert was baptized on 19 April 1681 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
Joseph Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

Mary Gilbert

b. 9 October 1682
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     Mary Gilbert was baptized on 9 October 1682 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
Mary Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

Elizabeth Gilbert

b. 14 April 1685
FatherWilliam Gilbert b. c 1655, d. 1711
MotherMary Elliott b. 26 Nov 1654
     Elizabeth Gilbert was baptized on 14 April 1685 at St Mary, Hartfield, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Gilbert and Mary Elliott.
Elizabeth Gilbert is mentioned in the will of Ann Barham dated 7 January 1699/0 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S872] Will of Ann Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 11 Jan 1699/1700, proved in the Archdeaconry Court of Lewes, 12 Apr 1700. (ESRO: PBT/2/1/3/144).

Mary Hartridge

b. circa 1635
FatherMatthew Hartridge d. b 1659
MotherMary Elliott b. 6 Nov 1614
     Mary Hartridge was born circa 1635 at Kent, England.1 She was the daughter of Matthew Hartridge and Mary Elliott.
Mary Hartridge is mentioned in the will of Alexander Elliott dated 18 January 1658/59 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.1

Citations

  1. [S873] Will of Alexander Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 18 Jan 1658/59, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 11 Dec 1660. (TNA: PROB 11/302/553).

Herbert Hepden

b. 20 December 1601
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Herbert Hepden was baptized on 20 December 1601 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England, "Harbert."1 He was the son of Goddard Hepden.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Thankfull Hepden

b. 20 October 1594
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Thankfull Hepden was baptized on 20 October 1594 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Goddard Hepden.
Thankfull Hepden is mentioned in the will of Alexander Elliott dated 19 November 1675 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S874] Will of Alexander Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 19 Nov 1675, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 12 Jan 1675/76. (TNA: PROB 11/350/50).

Elizabeth Hepden

b. 16 October 1581
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Elizabeth Hepden was baptized on 16 October 1581 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Goddard Hepden.
Elizabeth Hepden and Nicholas Manser obtained a marriage licence on 12 September 1609 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Nicholas MAUNSER of Burwash.2
As of 21 September 1609, her married name was Manser.
Elizabeth Hepden married Nicholas Manser on 21 September 1609 at Rye, Sussex, England, Elizabeth of Burwash; Nicholas of the same parish.2

Family

Nicholas Manser
Marriage License
Elizabeth Hepden and Nicholas Manser obtained a marriage licence on 12 September 1609 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Nicholas MAUNSER of Burwash.2 
Marriage*
Elizabeth Hepden married Nicholas Manser on 21 September 1609 at Rye, Sussex, England, Elizabeth of Burwash; Nicholas of the same parish.2 

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

John Hepden

b. 1583
FatherGoddard Hepden
     John Hepden was baptized in 1583 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Goddard Hepden.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Hopestill Hepden

b. 30 November 1589
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Hopestill Hepden was baptized on 30 November 1589 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Goddard Hepden.
As of 21 September 1613, her married name was Newington.
Hopestill Hepden married Samuel Newington on 21 September 1613 at Burwash, Sussex, England.2

Family

Samuel Newington b. c 1590
Marriage*
Hopestill Hepden married Samuel Newington on 21 September 1613 at Burwash, Sussex, England.2 

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Fearnot Hepden

b. 26 December 1591
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Fearnot Hepden was baptized on 26 December 1591 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Goddard Hepden.
As of 30 September 1619, her married name was Newington.
Fearnot Hepden married Thomas Newington on 30 September 1619 at Burwash, Sussex, England, marriage also recorded at Kingston by Sea, West Sussex.2

Family

Thomas Newington b. c 1590
Marriage*
Fearnot Hepden married Thomas Newington on 30 September 1619 at Burwash, Sussex, England, marriage also recorded at Kingston by Sea, West Sussex.2 

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Goddard Hepden

b. 31 December 1598
FatherGoddard Hepden
     Goddard Hepden was baptized on 31 December 1598 at St Bartholomew, Burwash, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Goddard Hepden.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Samuel Newington

b. circa 1590
     Samuel Newington was born circa 1590 at England.
Samuel Newington married Hopestill Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 21 September 1613 at Burwash, Sussex, England.1

Family

Hopestill Hepden b. 30 Nov 1589
Marriage*
Samuel Newington married Hopestill Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 21 September 1613 at Burwash, Sussex, England.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Thomas Newington

b. circa 1590
     Thomas Newington was born circa 1590 at England.
Thomas Newington married Fearnot Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 30 September 1619 at Burwash, Sussex, England, marriage also recorded at Kingston by Sea, West Sussex.1

Family

Fearnot Hepden b. 26 Dec 1591
Marriage*
Thomas Newington married Fearnot Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 30 September 1619 at Burwash, Sussex, England, marriage also recorded at Kingston by Sea, West Sussex.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

Nicholas Manser

     Nicholas Manser and Elizabeth Hepden obtained a marriage licence on 12 September 1609 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Nicholas MAUNSER of Burwash.1
Nicholas Manser married Elizabeth Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 21 September 1609 at Rye, Sussex, England, Elizabeth of Burwash; Nicholas of the same parish.1

Family

Elizabeth Hepden b. 16 Oct 1581
Marriage License
Nicholas Manser and Elizabeth Hepden obtained a marriage licence on 12 September 1609 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Nicholas MAUNSER of Burwash.1 
Marriage*
Nicholas Manser married Elizabeth Hepden, daughter of Goddard Hepden, on 21 September 1609 at Rye, Sussex, England, Elizabeth of Burwash; Nicholas of the same parish.1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.

John Elliott

b. circa 1555, d. September 1632
Father(?) Elliott b. c 1525
     John Elliott was born circa 1555 at England. He was the son of (?) Elliott.
John Elliott left a will made on 13 August 1632 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1
Will of John Elliott, Yeoman of Rotherfield, 1632
(TNA: PROB 11/162/417)
Made: 13 Aug 1632
Probate: 16 Oct 1632
In the name of God Amen. The thirtieth day of August in the eighth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord Charles by the grace of God King of England Scotland, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith. I John Elliott the elder of Rotherfield In the county of Sussex yeoman being in good and perfect memory do make ordain and declare this my last will and testament in manner and form following.
Imprimis I give and bequeath my soul to God my Creator and my body to be buried in the earth at the discretion of my Executors hereafter named
Item I give and bequeath to the poor People of the parish of Rotherfield the sum of four pounds to be divided amongst them at the discretion of my Executors hereafter named within three months in or after my decease
Item I give and bequeath unto John, Alexander, Richard and Matthew sons of my son Obadiah Elliott and unto Mary and Elizabeth daughters of my said son Obadiah the sum of ten pounds apiece, to be paid to them at their natural ages of one and twenty years. And If either of the said children of my said son Obadiah shall happen to die before he or she shall accomplish the age of one and twenty years then my very will and meaning is that the said ten pounds which should have been paid to him or her for dying shall remain and be equally divided amongst all the other children of my said son Obadiah to be paid to them at their natural ages of one and twenty years.
Item I give and bequeath unto John Alexander and Marie children of my son Alexander Elliott the sum of ten pounds apiece to be paid to them when they shall accomplish his or her age of one and twenty And If any of the said children of my said son Alexander shall happen to die before he or she shall accomplish the age of one and twenty years then my will and meaning is that his or her part remain and be equally divided among all the rest of the children of my said son Alexander to be paid unto them at their natural ages of one and twenty years.
Item I give and bequeath unto Alexander, John, William and Elizabeth children of my son William Elliott the sum of ten pounds apiece and unto Elinor daughter of the said William Elliott my said son the sum of fifty pounds to be paid to them at their natural ages of one and twenty years. And if any of the said children of my said son William happen to die before he or she for dying shall accomplish his or her natural age of one and twenty years then my very will and meaning Is that his or her part or part or portion shall remain and be equally divided amongst all the rest of the children of my said son William Elliott to be paid unto them at their natural ages of one end twenty years.
Item I give and .bequeath unto Gregorie Richard Alexander Elizabeth Marie and Alice children of my daughter Joane Rose deceased late wife of George Rose the sum of ten pounds apiece to be paid to them at their natural ages of one and twenty years. And if any of the said children of my said daughter Joane Rose do happen to die before he or she so dying shall accomplish his or her age of one and twenty years then my very will and meaning is that his or her part or portion for dying shall remain and be equally divided amongst all the other children of my said daughter Rose to be paid to them at their natural ages of one and twenty years.
Item I give and bequeath unto Mary, Katherine, Joan and Elizabeth daughters of my daughter Mary Merchante the sum of twenty pounds apiece to be paid unto them at their natural ages of one and twenty years. And if any of the said daughters of my said daughter Merchante do happen to die before she for dying shall accomplish her age of one and twenty years then my very will and meaning is that her part for dying shall be and remain and shall be equally divided amongst all the residue of the said daughters of my said daughter Merchante to be paid unto them at their natural ages of one and twenty years.
Item I give and devise unto my said daughter Marie Merchante the sum of thirty pounds to be paid to her within six months next after my decease and I give and bequeath unto the said Mary Merchante all the wearing apparel of my late wife deceased. Item I give and bequeath unto Obadiah Elliott my son the sum of two hundred and fifty pounds to be paid to him in manner and form following viz the sum of one hundred and twenty five pounds parcel thereof within six months next ensuing after my decease and the sum of one hundred and twenty five pounds residue thereof within one year next ensuing after my decease. And if my said son Obadiah happen to die before the said sum of two hundred and fifty pounds shall be paid to him as aforesaid then I will the sum of two hundred and fifty pounds or so much thereof as shall be then unpaid to and amongst all the children of the said Obadiah if he had lived.
Item I give and bequeath unto William Elliott my son the sum of three hundred pound unto be paid to him in manner and form following viz the sum of one hundred and fifty pounds parcel thereof within six months next after my decease and the sum of one hundred and fifty pounds residue thereof within one year next ensuing after my decease. And if my said son William Elliott happen to die before the said sum of three hundred pounds shall be paid to him as aforesaid then I will the sum of three hundred pounds or so much thereof as shall be then unpaid to and amongst all the children of the said William my son to be paid equally among them at such times as the sum should have been paid to the said William if he had lived.
Item I give and bequeath unto William Beart my servant the sum of twenty shillings.
Item I give and bequeath unto William Gourd and Annie Gourd my servants the sum of ten shillings apiece.
Item I give and devise unto Anne Kennett my servant the sum of twenty shillings and my very will and meaning is that the said natural legacies to the said William Beart, William Gourd, Annie Gourd and Anne Kennett my servants shall be paid unto them within two months next after my decease and tht and acquittances under their or either of their hands given unto my executors of either of them shall be a sufficient charge to my executors for the sum.
And my executors shall forever after be acquitted of such legacies so acquitted and provided all monies and my very will and meaning is that if the said George Rose late husband of my said daughter Joane Rose do any time hereafter do molest or trouble my executors or either of them or the executors or administrators of my said executors or either of them or for or concerning any legacy given or demnified to the said Joane his late wife by the last will and testament of Alexander Ellott als Elliott my brother deceased then the said natural stipends of ten pounds apiece by this my will Gregorie Richard Alexander Elizabeth Marie and Alice the six children of my said daughter Rose and the legacy of five pounds given by this my said will to him the said George Rose shall be utterly void.
Item I give and bequeath unto Richard and Luke the two sons of my own daughter Merchante the sum of ten pounds apiece to be paid to them when they shall achieve their natural age of one and twenty years and if either of the said children shall happen to die before they shall accomplish the natural age of one and twenty years then his part for dying shall remain to the other of them which shall survive to be paid to him at his age of one and twenty years.
And I do ordain and make my sons John Elliott and Alexander Elliott sole executors of this my last will and testament and my very will and meaning is that what monies soever shall be owing to me by my said executors or either of them at the time of my decease shall be by them accounted in my inventory as part of my personal estate.
This is the last will and testament of me the said John Elliott made and declared the day and year above said for touching and concerning the disposition of my lands and tenements.
Imprimis I give and devise unto my son William Elliott and his heirs and assigns forever all that messuage tenement and lands situate lying and being in Warbleton in the said County of Sussex called or known by the Bucksteep or being part of Bucksteep containing in the whole by one hundred and twenty acres with all singular lands tenements and appurtenances thereunto belonging now in the occupation of the said William Elliott or his assigns.
In witness whereof I the above written John Elliott his mark signed salad published and declared to be the last will and testament of the said John Elliott in the presence of John Maynard junr Thomas M… Henry Boorne, Thomas Weller.
Probate 16 October 1632.
(Judy Venables, July 2005.)

John Elliott died in September 1632 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.
John Elliott was buried on 14 September 1632 at St Denys, Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2
His estate was probated on 16 October 1632 at Prerogative Court of Canterbury, London, England.

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S875] Will of John Elliott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 13 Aug 1632, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 16 Oct 1632. (TNA:PROB 11/162/417).
  2. [S25] Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Mary Wilden

      As of 10 November 1650, her married name was Elliott.
Mary Wilden married Alexander Elliott, son of Alexander Elliott and Constance Hepden, on 10 November 1650 at Laughton, Sussex, England, Alexander of Maresfield; Mary of Ripe.1
Mary Wilden is mentioned in the will of Alexander Elliott dated 19 November 1675 at Mayfield, Sussex, England.2

Family

Alexander Elliott b. 16 Oct 1628, d. 1675
Marriage*
Mary Wilden married Alexander Elliott, son of Alexander Elliott and Constance Hepden, on 10 November 1650 at Laughton, Sussex, England, Alexander of Maresfield; Mary of Ripe.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S874] Will of Alexander Elliott of Mayfield, Sussex, England, made 19 Nov 1675, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 12 Jan 1675/76. (TNA: PROB 11/350/50).

William Elliott

b. circa 1587, d. 1654
FatherJohn Elliott b. c 1555, d. Sep 1632
     William Elliott was born circa 1587 at Sussex, England. He was the son of John Elliott.
William Elliott married Alice Cheseman on 16 May 1614 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1
In 1632 William Elliott and Alice Cheseman lived at Bucksteep, Warbleton, Sussex, England.2
William Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 13 August 1632 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2
From the will of William's father: "I give and devise unto my son William Elliott and his heirs and assigns forever all that messuage tenement and lands situate lying and being in Warbleton in the said County of Sussex called or known by the Bucksteep or being part of Bucksteep containing in the whole by one hundred and twenty acres with all singular lands tenements and appurtenances thereunto belonging now in the occupation of the said William Elliott or his assigns".2
William Elliott died in 1654 at Warbleton, Sussex, England.
William Elliott was buried on 24 November 1654 at St Mary the Virgin, Warbleton, Sussex, England, "the elder."3

Family

Alice Cheseman d. 1667
Marriage*
William Elliott married Alice Cheseman on 16 May 1614 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S875] Will of John Elliott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 13 Aug 1632, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 16 Oct 1632. (TNA:PROB 11/162/417).
  3. [S25] Index to Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Obadiah Elliott

b. circa 1580
FatherJohn Elliott b. c 1555, d. Sep 1632
     Obadiah Elliott was born circa 1580 at Sussex, England. He was the son of John Elliott.
Obadiah Elliott and Mary Swaine obtained a marriage licence on 26 May 1607 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Obadiah of Rotherfield; Mary of the same parish; Sponsors: Obadiah Elliott and Albraham Swaine, father of Mary.1
Obadiah Elliott married Alice Wood on 17 June 1622 at Hartfield, Sussex, England, Alice a widow (Bishop's Transcripts.)1
Obadiah Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 13 August 1632 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.2
Obadiah Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 11 June 1639; Only mentioned in the Rotherfield court records. Actual will does not survive.
The will is mentioned in the following grant:
Grant Date: 29 Mar 1664
ESRO reference: SAS/RF 12/118
Description: By Alexander Elyott of Hartfield, yeoman, to Richard Elyott of Rotherfield, yeoman - for 35 - of an Annuity or yearly rent of 3. to be received out of 2 pieces of land called Welfeild and Sindercroft in Hartfield, with power of distress Which said Annuity was devised to the said Alexander by Obadiah Elyott his late father deceased. by his will dated 3 Nov., 1658
Mark of Alexander Elliott & seal. Witnesses: Th; Weller, Stephen Picke. Memo. that John Elyott who was seised of the said lands attorned to the said Richard Elyott for the said annuity & gave the said Richard 2d. in the name of seisin.

Obadiah Elliott left a will made on 3 November 1658 at Sussex.

Family 1

Mary Swaine
Marriage License*
Obadiah Elliott and Mary Swaine obtained a marriage licence on 26 May 1607 at Archdeaconry of Lewes, Sussex, England, Obadiah of Rotherfield; Mary of the same parish; Sponsors: Obadiah Elliott and Albraham Swaine, father of Mary.1 
Children

Family 2

Alice Wood
Marriage*
Obadiah Elliott married Alice Wood on 17 June 1622 at Hartfield, Sussex, England, Alice a widow (Bishop's Transcripts.)1 

Citations

  1. [S24] Index to Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  2. [S875] Will of John Elliott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 13 Aug 1632, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 16 Oct 1632. (TNA:PROB 11/162/417).

Joane Elliott

b. circa 1590
FatherJohn Elliott b. c 1555, d. Sep 1632
     Joane Elliott was born circa 1590 at Sussex, England. She was the daughter of John Elliott.
As of circa 1615, her married name was Rose.
Joane Elliott married George Rose circa 1615 at England.
Joane Elliott is mentioned in the will of John Elliott dated 13 August 1632 at Rotherfield, Sussex, England.1

Family

George Rose
Marriage*
Joane Elliott married George Rose circa 1615 at England

Citations

  1. [S875] Will of John Elliott of Rotherfield, Sussex, England, made 13 Aug 1632, proved in the Prerogative of Canterbury, 16 Oct 1632. (TNA:PROB 11/162/417).