Brooke, John The Third

Brooke, John The Third

Male - 1582

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  • Name Brooke, John 
    Suffix The Third 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jan 1582 
    • Godfather to John, son of Richard Hougham

      This is the end of this branch of Brookes. Coat of Arms quartering Brookes-Per bend sable or.two eagles displayed
      counterchanged.-In St Nicholas Church at Ash there is a memorial for John Brooke of Brooke St.obt.l582 S.P. with the above arms. Brookes Arms are quartered with Houghom.Besides John Brooke marrying Joan Hougham, her brother Stephen md his sister Bennetta.

      Ash Church. In Ash are found remains of Romans interred amongst Saxon graves.Besides stained glass windows with effigies, there are tombs and tablets inside the church,and near the organ is a Brass to the memory of John Brookes.of Brooke St.,with the following;- John Brooke of the Parish of Ashe,
      Only he is now gone;
      His days are past ,his corpse is layd
      Now under the marble stone,
      Brooke St,He was the honor of,
      Rob d now it is of name,
      Only because he had no sede
      Or child to Have'the same;
      Knowins; that all must pass away
      Even whon God will,none can dellay,
      He passed to God in the yere of grace
      A thousand five hundred four score and two it was
      The sixteenth day of January I tell you for playne,
      The five and twefth yere of Elizabeth raigne

      Will of John Brooke dated feb 7 1582 contained direction that this epitaph should be written verbatim over his grave. This Will is in Const. 35.19.May 1582 24 of Elizabeth and proved 7 Feb.1582-3."His landed property to wife
      Magdaline for life-and after her death the Brooke( which is described at great length) is left to John Hougham, my Godson,the son of Richard Hougham" also Michael Hougham,son of Michael Huffam gets some property in East Street. (John Hougham is his heirs male- in other words he Bennetta who md Stephen Hougham was next heir to John Brooke, land her nephew John dying without children,and Bennetta being dead, the inheritance goes to her children)
    Person ID I63  Hougham
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2004 

    Father Brooke, John The Second
              b. 1470 
    Mother Hougham, Joan
              b. Abt 1507 
    Family ID F365  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stothard, Magdaline
              b. 1558, Mottingham Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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