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Hugh Wollaston, of Trescott Grange

Male 1553 - 1610  (57 years)


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  • Name Hugh Wollaston 
    Suffix of Trescott Grange 
    Born 1553 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1610 
    Person ID I18  Wollaston
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2016 

    Father William Wollaston, of Trescot Grange.,   b. 1525,   d. 7 Jan 1604, Abroad Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Jane Jurden or Jordayne, of Dunsley,   b. Dunsley Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Penn, 5th May 1591 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1550 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Bach,   b. Oken, Codsall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1606, Penn, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1593 
    Children 
     1. William Wollaston,   b. 7 Sep 1595, PENN, STAFFORD, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1595, Penne Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Jane Wollaston,   b. 30 Jan 1597, PENN, STAFFORD, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Edward Wollaston, of Trescott Grange,   b. 2 Jul 1598, PENN, STAFFORD, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1629  (Age 30 years)
     4. Mary Wollaston,   b. 8 Sep 1599, PENN, STAFFORD, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. Richard Wollaston,   b. 8 Nov 1600, PENN, STAFFORD, ENGLAND Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1648  (Age 48 years)
     6. Elizabeth Wollaston,   b. Jun 1602
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • HUGH WOOLLASTON OF TRESCOTT GRANGE IN THE PArISH OF OVER PENNE, CO. STAFFORD. Will
      dated 1 Feb. 1609-10.
      To be buried in the Parish Church of Over Penne. To the poor of the said parish, 401., to be employed in same sort as the £8 given by my late father William Woollaston by his last Will.
      To the poor of Tresull, 40 shillings; of Tettenhall, 40,.; of Wolverhampton, 40 •. ; of Patlingham,
      20,.; of and of Wombome, 20s. To my three daughters Jane, Mary, and Elizabeth,
      500 marks each at 21 or marriage. My executors to have the use and benefit of my close
      called Jeffreys Bruche till my son Richard reach the age of 24, when it is to go to my eldest son
      Edward. I have granted to' my near Kinsmen' and loving friends' Thomas Jurden, Humphrey
      Jurden, William Barnsley, and John Dancer, a lease for 12 years of my mills, water-courses, and
      certain lands, &c., of my manor or grange called Trescott Grange, &c.
      Richard* Moseley Esq., John Fowke, Esq., Edmond Warings Esq., and William Moseley
      Gent. to be my executors. The residue to be divided equally between my said children Edward,
      Richard, Jane, Mary, and Elizabeth.
      Will proved 7 Dec. 1610 in C.P.C. by the said Richard Moseley, power being reserved to the
      other executors. [100 Wingfield.]
    • His eldest brother Thomas having died before his father, the estate was left to Hugh the second son. At the inquests following Thomas' death, Hugh was stated to have been aged 50. Both Hugh and an elder brother John, who presumably diedyoung, were educated at the Middle Temple. Hugh died in 1610 and left Trescott Grange to his elder son Edward who was then aged 12.??brother Walter (wife Urseley) who christened children at Penn from 1616 onwards.
    • From Doomsday with the Wollastons:

      Thomas, eldest son of William, who married Ann died before his father, which left the second son Hugh possessed of Trescott in 1604.

      Hugh's son Edward (1598) was left the estate at the age of 12. Edward was educated at Oxford and the Temple and dying at the age of 31 is described as Edward of Penn in his will, the estate passing out of the family. Hugh's two sisters Alice and Elizabeth both married Wollastons