Richard Phippes married Elizabeth. Elizabeth, as a widow, died and was buried 19 November 1646 in Tettenhall.

Elizabeth Phippes burial

Burial record for Elizabeth Phippes in Tettenhall

Richard and Elizabeth had the following children:

*1. Marie, christened 27 March 1602 in Tettenhall; married Thomas Tayler 29 September 1631 in Tettenhall.

Mary Phippes baptism

Burial record for Mary Phippes in Tettenhall: "Marie the daughter of Richarde Phippes was baptized the xxviith daye of March".

2. John, christened October 1604 in Tettenhall.

3. Elizabeth, christened 20 February 1606 in Tettenhall.

4. Margreate, christened 15 March 1608 in Tettenhall.

5. Richard and Thomas, christened 22 September 1616 in Tettenhall.

SOURCE: Tettenhall parish register.


Possible Phippes ancestors are found in early Tettenhall records in the Wergs:

In 37 Henry VI (1459), the following tenants appear:
William Fypper

In 38 Henry VI (1450), the following tenants appear:
John Felypps

In 10 Henry VIII (1518)
John Phippen

In A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford 1532-3, the family of William Fypton is found, with wife Agnes and children Roger, Joan, John, Richard, William and Margery.

William Fypton, Agnes, uxor eius, Roger, Joan, John, Richard, William, Margery.

SOURCES: A History of the Parish of Tettenhall in the County of Staffordshire, James P. Jones; A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532-3.


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