Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I26722
  • Name: William Russell 1
  • Sex: M
  • LVG: 1368
  • Occupation: M.P. for Melcombe
  • Note:

    Some say he is son of Theobald Russell (d 1341) and Alianor Gorges (qv)
    William RUSSELL. M.P. for Melcombe in 1340/1; he was taxed in Melcombe in 1367/8 and was the largest tax-payer. He was a well-established merchant, and probably owned his own ships trading with the Continent (when the French wars permitted). He is said to have married a daughter and heiress of Muschamp. [At that time Melcombe and Weymouth were separate towns, separated by the river Wey. They were subsequently united as Weymouth.]
    He had a son Stephen, and possibly another son (or ?nephew) Thomas.
  • _UID: 770052E2095E4F5597E7CE783FA3B38594F4
  • Change Date: 17 MAR 2005

    Marriage 1 Spouse Unknown
      1. Has Children Stephen Russell b: 1380

      1. Text: Diana Trenchard< >
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