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  • ID: I21888
  • Name: Edwin SANDYS , M.A., D.D., bailiff of London, Archbishop of York 1 2 3
  • Sex: M
  • Title: Archbishop
  • Birth: 1519 in Hawkshead, Furnace Fells, LAN 4 5 6 7
  • Death: 10 Jul 1588 in Southwell, NTT 8 7
  • Fact 1: 1547 Vicar of Haversham. 9
  • Fact 2: 2 Dec 1559 Bishop of Worcester 9
  • Fact 3: 1570 Bishop of London 9
  • Fact 4: 8 Mar 1575/76 Archbishop of York 9
  • Fact 5: 1549 D.D. from Cambridge 10
  • Reference Number: SAND140
  • Note:
    Edwin, second son of [William], embraced the clerical profession, and was an early confessor of the protestant faith. Having from the pulpit recommended the cause of lady Jane Grey, he was committed to the Tower 25 July 1553, and afterwards removed to the Marshalsea prison. He was in an extraordinary manner, and particularly by the generous conduct of sir Thomas Holcroft knight marshal, delivered from confinement, and assisted to escape into Germany. Upon the accession of queen Elizabeth he was elected 12 November 1559 lord bishop of Worcester, and translated 2 June 1570 to the See of London, and 19 January 1577 to the archiepiscopal see of York.
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    Edwin Sandes, D.D.
    one of the first reformers. He was committed to the Tower by Queen Mary, and on being set at liberty lived at Strasburgh. On the accession of Queen Elizabeth he returned to England, and was appointed successively Bishop of Worcester, Bishop of London, and Archbishop of York. He marr. lstly Mary, da. of John Sandes of Woodham Ferrers, Co.
    Essex, see4C:6) ; she d. at Augsburgh, and his only son, James, by her, of the plague. He marr. 2ndly Cecily, da. of Thomas Wilford, of Cran¬brook, Co. Kent, and sister to Sir Thomas Wilford, and d. 10th July, 1588, being bur. in Southwell Minster, Co. Notts.
    ["The Sandes Family of Kerry"]
    SEE SANDS BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES




    Father: William SANDES b: 1493 in Hawkshead
    Mother: Margaret Bray DIXON b: 1497 in Cranbrook, KEN

    Marriage 1 Cecily WILFORD , of Kent b: ABT. 1537 in of Hartridge, Kent, ENG
    • Married: ABT. 1559 in London
    Children
    1. Has Children Henry SANDYS b: 30 Sep 1572 in Furnesse Fells, Lancashire, England

    Sources:
    1. Title: "History of the Family of Sandys"
      Author: SANDYS, Edwin Seton
      Publication: Barrow-in-Furness, 1930 (2 vols)
      Note: Attrib by Benjamin S. Beck in "SANDS (Beck).ged", rcvd 9/9/1998
      Repository:
      Note: http://www.heritagequestonline.com/prod/genealogy/fullcitation?docID=Genealogy-glh44843525
      Media: Book
    2. Title: "English Peerage (1790), The"
      Author: CATTON, Charles
      Publication: http://​www.​genuki.​org.​uk/​big/​eng/​History/​Barons/
      Repository:
      Media: Book
    3. Title: "Lovelace Family and its Connections, The: SANDYS"
      Author: PLEASANTS, J. Hall
      Publication: Genealogy of Virginia Families, III:521
      Note: articles from VMHB
      Repository:
      Note: FTM CD 162
      Media: Book
    4. Title: "Descendants of James Sands of Block Island"
      Author: WILSON, Malcolm Sands
      Publication: Privately Printed, New York: 1949\ Higginson reprint
      Note: Numbering used to distinguish individuals in this database: Wilson numbers enclosed in curly brackets, e.g. Edward {37} Sands.
      Note: Reliable. Dates <1752 assumed to be N.S.
      Repository:
      Note: RAD
      Media: Book
      Page: p.88
    5. Title: "History of the Family of Sandys"
      Author: SANDYS, Edwin Seton
      Publication: Barrow-in-Furness, 1930 (2 vols)
      Note: Attrib by Benjamin S. Beck in "SANDS (Beck).ged", rcvd 9/9/1998
      Repository:
      Note: http://www.heritagequestonline.com/prod/genealogy/fullcitation?docID=Genealogy-glh44843525
      Media: Book
      Text: "ca 1516"
    6. Title: "Lovelace Family and its Connections, The: SANDYS"
      Author: PLEASANTS, J. Hall
      Publication: Genealogy of Virginia Families, III:521
      Note: articles from VMHB
      Repository:
      Note: FTM CD 162
      Media: Book
      Text: 1519
    7. Title: "The Sandes Family of Kerry"
      Author: SANDES, Mike
      Publication: http://​WC.​rootsweb.​ancestry.​com/​cgi-bin/​igm.​cgi​?db=SANDES
      Repository:
      Media: Electronic
    8. Title: "The Genesis of the United States"
      Author: BROWN, Alexander
      Publication: Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin & co., Riverside Press. 1891
      Repository:
      Note: http://books.google.com/books?id=yEkOAAAAIAAJ&dq=%22henry+sandes%22&as_brr=1
      Media: Book
      Page: 991
    9. Title: Historical and Biographical Sketch of the Sands Family
      Author: DAVIS, Robert G.
      Publication: 1964, Unpublished
      Repository:
      Media: Manuscript
    10. Title: "Jacobean Gentleman, Sir Edwin Sandys, 1561-1629"
      Author: RABB, Theodore K.
      Publication: Princeton, NJ 1998
      Repository:
      Note: RAD
      Media: Book
      Page: p.3
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