Muriel Parry1

F, #130811, d. 25 April 1616
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     Muriel Parry was the daughter of Sir Thomas Parry.1 She married Sir Thomas Knyvett, son of John Knyvett and Agnes Harcourt.1 She died on 25 April 1616.1 She was buried on 26 April 1616 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.1
      Her married name became Knyvett.1

Child of Muriel Parry and Sir Thomas Knyvett

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir Thomas Parry1

M, #130812
Last Edited=5 May 2007
     Sir Thomas Parry held the office of Treasurer of the Household to Queen Elizabeth I.1

Children of Sir Thomas Parry

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir Thomas Parry1

M, #130813
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     Sir Thomas Parry is the son of Sir Thomas Parry.1
     He lived at Welford, Berkshire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Thomas Knyvett1

M, #130814, b. 10 June 1596, d. 30 June 1658
Last Edited=25 Apr 2006
     Thomas Knyvett was baptised on 10 June 1596 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.1 He was the son of Sir Thomas Knyvett and Elizabeth Bacon.1 He married Katherine Burgh, daughter of Sir Thomas Burgh, 3rd Lord Burgh and Frances Vaughan, on 28 February 1619/20 at St. Mary le Strand, London, England.1 He died on 30 June 1658 at age 62 at Henham Hall, Wangford, England.1 He was buried on 2 July 1658 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.1
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Berners [E., 1455] on 9 February 1617/18, by writ, de jure.1

Children of Thomas Knyvett and Katherine Burgh

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 157.

Katherine Burgh1

F, #130815, d. circa April 1646
Last Edited=7 Feb 2011
     Katherine Burgh was the daughter of Sir Thomas Burgh, 3rd Lord Burgh and Frances Vaughan.1 She married Thomas Knyvett, son of Sir Thomas Knyvett and Elizabeth Bacon, on 28 February 1619/20 at St. Mary le Strand, London, England.1 She died circa April 1646.1 She was buried on 1 May 1646 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.1
      From 28 February 1619/20, her married name became Knyvett.1

Children of Katherine Burgh and Thomas Knyvett

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 157.


Sir John Knyvett1

M, #130816, d. 28 July 1673
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir John Knyvett was the son of Thomas Knyvett and Katherine Burgh.1 He married Mary Bedingfield, daughter of Sir Thomas Bedingfield, on 13 June 1655 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 He died on 28 July 1673.1 He was buried on 30 July 1673 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.2 His will (dated 16 May 1673) was probated on 13 February 1673/74.2
     He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Berners [E., 1455] on 30 June 1658, by writ, de jure.1 He was invested as a Knight Bachelor on 23 April 1661.1

Children of Sir John Knyvett and Mary Bedingfield

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 154.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 156.

Mary Bedingfield1

F, #130817, d. 18 April 1713
Last Edited=29 Jan 2005
     Mary Bedingfield was the daughter of Sir Thomas Bedingfield.1 She married Sir John Knyvett, son of Thomas Knyvett and Katherine Burgh, on 13 June 1655 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 She died on 18 April 1713.2,3 She was buried on 21 April 1713 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.2 Her will (dated 16 October 1710) was probated on 5 August 1713.2
      From 13 June 1655, her married name became Knyvett.1

Children of Mary Bedingfield and Sir John Knyvett

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 154.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 355, says 13 April 1713. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 156.

Sir Thomas Bedingfield1

M, #130818
Last Edited=5 Oct 2004
     Sir Thomas Bedingfield lived at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1

Child of Sir Thomas Bedingfield

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Thomas Knyvett1

M, #130819, b. February 1655/56, d. 28 September 1693
Last Edited=29 Jan 2005
     Thomas Knyvett was baptised in February 1655/56 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 He was the son of Sir John Knyvett and Mary Bedingfield.1 He died on 28 September 1693 at age 37, unmarried.1 He was buried on 30 September 1693 at Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk, England.1
     He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Berners [E., 1455] on 28 July 1673, by writ, de jure.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Dunwich between 1685 and 1687.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Eyre from 1689 to 1690.1 He lived at Darsham Hall, Suffolk, England.1
     On his death, the Lordship of Berners fell into abeyance until 1711.2

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 156. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 355. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Katharine Knyvett, Baroness Berners1

F, #130820, b. 13 August 1658, d. 29 November 1743
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
     Katharine Knyvett, Baroness Berners was baptised on 13 August 1658 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 She was the daughter of Sir John Knyvett and Mary Bedingfield.1 She married, firstly, John Harris on 2 October 1685 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 She married, secondly, Richard Bokenham on 5 January 1696 at Darsham, Suffolk, England.1 She died on 29 November 1743 at age 85, without issue.1 She was buried on 7 December 1743 at Weston Market, Suffolk, England.1 Her will was probated on 9 December 1747.1
      From 2 October 1685, her married name became Harris.1 From 5 January 1696, her married name became Bokenham.1 She succeeded to the title of 8th Baroness Berners [E., 1455] in 1711, by writ, suo jure.1 On 30 May 1720 the House of Lords resolved that she was entitled to the Barony of Berners.1 Her last will was dated from 17 February 1740 to 12 November 1743.
     On her death, the Barony of Berners again fell into abeyance, for a further 90 years.1

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 156. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.