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John Culpeper (b. 1308, d. 1376)John Culpeper (son of Thomas Colepeper and Margery Bayhall) was born 1308 in Brenchley, Kent, England, and died 1376 in Bayhall, Pembury, Kent, England.He married Elizabeth Hardreshull on 1334 in Bayhall, Pembury, Kent, England20, daughter of John de Hardreshull and Margaret Stafford.
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BIOGRAPHY: Sir John, who in 1348 had purchased the manor of Wigsell, in Salehurst, co. Sussex, from Simon de Etchingham, by marriage with Elizabeth, daughter and co-heiress of Sir John Hardreshull, of Hardreshull, co. Warwick, considerably augmented his patrimonial estates, and left at his death an only son and heir, Sir Thomas Colepeper, of Bayhall, in Kent., and Hardreshull, in Warwickshire.- From The Sussex Colepepers-I, page 54.Sir John succeeded to Bayhall on the death of his brother Walter. Sheriff 1364-5, 1365-6, 1368-9 (39, 40 43 Edw III). Commissioner for equipping ships 1370, jointly with sheriffs of Kent, Surrey, Sussex and others. (Rymer) .In Burke's "Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland & Scotland", p. 144-145, is the following on John Culpeper, Sheriff of Kent: "John Colepeper, esq. of Bay Hall, who was sheriff of Kent in the 43rd [year] of Edward III [around 1370]. He m. Elizabeth, daughter and co-heir of Sir John Hardrishall, knt. of Hardrishall, in the county of Warwick, by Maud Mussenden, an heiress, and thereby became possessed of divers manors."
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Record Change: 07 Jan 2007
More About John Culpeper and Elizabeth Hardreshull:
Marriage: 1334, Bayhall, Pembury, Kent, England.20
Children of John Culpeper and Elizabeth Hardreshull are:
- +Thomas Culpeper, b. 1335, Hardreshull, Warwick, England, d. 1429, Bayhall, Pembury, Kent, England.