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John Blake the Elder (b. October 19, 1521, d. December 01, 1576)John Blake the Elder (son of Humphrey Blake and Agnes Littleton) was born October 19, 1521 in Nether Stowey, Somerset, England, and died December 01, 1576 in Over Stowey, Somerset, England.
Notes for John Blake the Elder:
According to Dorothy Williams Turner in her article found in the "Quarterly Publication of the Society of Descendants of Henry WolcottEst. 1904," Vol. 2, 4th ed., Dec. 1999, the Blake family pedigree can be
found at the Admiral Blake Museum in Bridgwater, England. She statesthat the Blake Pedigree is 5'11" long and 33" wide. John "The Elder" Blake was buried on December 10, 1576 and his will was proved on January 25, 1577. According to John "The Elder's" will, the family home of"Tuxwell" passed to John's brother, Robert.
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Marriage: Over Stowey, Somerset, England.
Children of John Blake the Elder are:
- +William Giles Blake, b. Abt. 1568, Little Baddow,Essex,England, d. Abt. 1593, Little Baddow,Essex,England.
- +Humphrey Blake, b. Abt. 1543, Plainsfield Somersetshire England, d. March 20, 1617/18, Over Stowey, Somerset, England.