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Robert Horseman

Robert Horseman,
of Kyme and Burton Pedwardine, Lincolnshire.
His daughter's marriage licence 1603 describes him as "Robert Horseman of Kyme in the County of Lincoln, gent". It implies that he is alive.
He died pre-1611.
He had issue:

  1. Elizabeth Horseman,
    born c.1580 [by age at mar].
    Would be named after grandmother Elizabeth Hussey.
    Marriage licence 1603 says she is age about 23. It says her husband is of the parish around the Strand, London. And appears to say Elizabeth is then of that parish too.
    She mar 1603 to Peter Orby [of London] and had issue.
    See marriage licence dated 4 March 1603 (new style year, regarded at the time as end of 1602).
    To marry at St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, City of London.

  2. Thomas Horseman,
    or Horsman,
    of Burton Pedwardine and Mareham Grange, Lincolnshire,
    born about 1583 (age 28 and more as at April 1611).
    Inherited his uncle's property 1610.
    He mar Mary Tredway [bapt 30 Nov 1600].
    He died 1631.
    Monument in Burton Pedwardine church.
    The Horseman properties were inherited by his sister's family Orby.

Memorial to Thomas Horseman (died 1631). Burton Pedwardine church.
Photo 2000. See full size.
From jmc4 on Flickr. Used with permission.

Inscription on the memorial.
From p.351 of [Trollope, 1872].
"Here lieth interred the bodie of Thomas Horsman Esquire, who was Lord of this towne. He tooke to wife Mary, the daughter of John Tredwaye of Easton in Northamptonshire. He departed this life the 2 of Aprill in the yeare of our Lord 1631. Whose wife in her pious memorie erected this memoriall".


1603 marriage licence

Marriage licence of Elizabeth Horseman and Peter Orby.
Dated 4 March 1603 (new style year, regarded at the time as end of 1602).
London Marriage Bonds and Allegations.

From London Marriage Bonds and Allegations.

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