Sir John Tey Knight


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Sir John Tey Knight

  • Born: 1350, Layer de la Haye, Essex, England
  • Marriage: Unknown

bullet  General Notes:

~The Visitations of Essex, 1558, pp. 100-101, Sir John Tey, Knight, is given as the father of Margaret who married Henry Sharpe, and therefore the grandfather of John Sharpe of Maulden who married Janne, daughter and coheir of Thomas Stauton. 678

bullet  Information about this person:

• From Gen-Medieval Archives: From Sharpe Ancestry of Bulkeleys. 193
From: J.C.B.Sharp< >
Subject: Re: Sharpe ancestry of Bulkeleys
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 1999 19:27:51 GMT

Here is my version:

Arms: Argent, three eagles heads erased sable, a bordure of the second charged with eight bezants.

THOMAS SHARP had a son Henry.

HENRY SHARP married Margaret daughter of Sir John Tey Knight and had a son John.

JOHN SHARP married Janne daughter and coheir of Thomas Staunton of Essex and his wife Katherine.

Beaumont, G.F. "History of Coggeshall in Essex", 1890
Metcalfe, Walter C.(ed.) "The Visitations of Essex", Harleian Soc. vols 13 & 14, 1878
Metcalfe, Walter C.(ed.) "The Visitations of Northampton", 1887
Palmer, W.M.(ed.) "Monumental Inscriptions and Coats of Arms from Cambridgeshire", 1932
Public Record Office "Calendar of Inquisitions post mortem, Henry VII", 3 vols, 1898-1955
Somerville, Robert "The History of the Duchy of Lancaster", 1953


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