FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS AND ELLINOR BROCKLESS


Thomas Brockless was christened 10 June 1631 in Culworth, Northamptonshire, the son of Thomas and Mary Brockless. The name is shown in parish registers as Brocklas, Brockless, Brockliss, Brocas, and Brocklace. Thomas married Ellinor.


Thomas was a churchwarden in Culworth in 1684.

Thomas Brockless 1684


Thomas died 25 December 1690 in Culworth.

Thomas Brocklas burial

Burial record for Thomas Brockless in Culworth:
"Thomas Brockless died December the twenty third"


Ellinor died 24 September 1709, and buried 26 September 1709 in Culworth.

Ellinor Brockless burial

Burial record for Ellinor Brockless in Culworth:
"Widow Eleanor Brocklas, dyed Sept 24, buryed Sept 26"

Thomas and Ellinor had the following children:

1. Anne, christened 5 October 1665 in Culworth.


*2. Eleanor, christened 26 October 1666 in Culworth; married Arthur Goldby 23 July 1710 in Cropredy, Oxfordshire; buried 3 February 1737 in Cropredy.

Ellinor Brocklas baptism

 Baptism record for Ellinor Brockless in Culworth: "Ellinor the daughter of Thomas and Ellinor Brocklas was borne the eighteenth and baptized the twenty sixt of October 1666"


3. Thomas, born 19 August 1669 in Culworth; christened  10 September 1669 in Culworth; married Mary; buried 1728 in Culworth.


4.  John, born 6 September 1672 in Culworth; christened 11 October 1672 in Culworth.


5.  Judeth, born 8 September 1674 in Culworth; christened 13 September 1674 in Culworth; buried 4 June 1680 in Culworth.


6.  Daniel, born 28 August 1677 in Culworth; christened 2 September 1677 in Culworth.


7.  William, born 31 December 1681 in Culworth; christened 16 January 1681/2 in Culworth.


8.  Edward, born 3 April 1684 in Culworth; christened 9 May 1684 in Culworth; married Jane; buried 18 March 1685 in Culworth.


SOURCE: Cropredy parish register; Culworth parish register.
 
 



FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS AND MARY BROCKLESS


Thomas Brockless was christened 24 June 1604 in Eydon, Northamptonshire, the son of Alban Brockless and Elizabeth Wigston. Thomas married Mary in 1624 in Culworth.


Thomas was a churchwarden in Culworth in 1655.

Thomas Brockless 1655


Thomas died and was buried 11 January 1663 in Culworth.

Thomas Brocklas burial

Burial record for Thomas Brockless in Culworth:
"Thomas Brockace aged about 63 dyed the ninth and was buryed the eleventh day of January 1663"


Thomas and Mary Brockless had the following children:


1. Thomas, 21 December 1625 in Culworth; buried 12 October 1629 in Culworth.


*2. Thomas, christened 10 June 1631 in Culworth; married Ellinor; died in 1690.

Thomas Brockless baptism

Baptism record for Thomas Brockless in Culworth: "Thomas Brocklas the sonn of Thomas Brocklas the 10 of June 1631"



SOURCE: Culworth parish register.




FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
ALBAN BROCKLESS AND
ELIZABETH WIGSON


Alban Brockless was christened 24 March 1580 in Eydon, the son of John Brockless and Elizabeth Marshall. He married 1) unknown, then 2) Elizabeth Wigson 23 May 1603 in Eydon. Elizabeth was christened 6 October 1583 in Eydon, the daughter of Titus Wigson and Margaret Morison.


Alban Brockless marriage

Marriage record for Alban Brockless and Elizabeth Wigson in Eydon:
"Albane Brocklass and Elizabeth Wigson were maried the 23 daye of Maye"



Elizabeth died and was buried 1 October 1617 in Culworth.

Elizabeth Brockless burial
                1617

Burial record for Elizabeth Brockless in Culworth:
"Elizabeth Brocas the wife of Albane Brocas was buried the first of October anno pdicto"



Alban married 2) Alice Hobbins "of Plumpton" in 1618 in Culworth. Alice died 8 February 1635/6 in Culworth. Alban was a churchwarden of Culworth in 1634.


Alban Brockles churchwarden




Alban died 16 May 1660 and was buried 18 May 1660 in Culworth.


Alban Brockless burial

Burial record for Alban Brockless in Culworth:
"Alban the father of Thomas & Edward Brocklace dyed the sixteenth and was buryed the eighteenth day of May 1666"


Alice died and was buried 8 February 1636.


Alban and an unknown wife had the following children:


1. Thomas and two other unnamed triplet boys, buried 16 October 1601 in Eydon. Thomas was christened 14 October 1601 in Eydon. There is no record of christening for the other two boys.

2. (Male), christened 14 October 1601 in Eydon; buried 16 October 1601.

3. (Male), christened 14 October 1601 in Eydon; buried 16 October 1601.

Brocklas burial three

Burial record for triplet sons of Alban Brockless in Eydon: "Thomas Brocklass with two other boyes, borne at one tyme the sonnes of
Albane Brocklass were buried the 16 daye of October"




Alban and Elizabeth had the following children:


*1. Thomas, christened 24 June 1604 in Eydon; married Mary in 1624 in Culworth.

Thomas Brocklas baptism

 Baptism record for Thomas Brockless in Eydon: "Thomas Brocklass the sonne of Albane was baptised the 24 of June"



2. Albane, christened 23 July 1609 in Eydon.


3. Edward, christened 10 March 1610/11 in Eydon; buried 18 January 1684 in Culworth.


4. John, christened 13 December 1612 in Eydon. buried 19 December 1612 in Eydon.


4. Margaret, christened 28 March 1614 in Culworth (possible twins).


5. Anne,  christened 28 March 1614 in Culworth (possible twin).


6. Samuel, christened 23 February 1616 in Culworth.



Alban and Alice had the following children:


6. Anne, christened 28 November 1618 in Culworth; buried 14 August 1620 in Culworth.


7. Margaret, christened 1 June 1620 in Culworth.


8. Myles, christened 3 August 1621 in Culworth.


9. Henry, christened 1 March 1623 in Culworth.


10. Jonathan, christened 11 January 1625 in Culworth; buried 1707 in Moreton Pinkney, Northamptonshire.


11. William, christened 29 June 1628 in Culworth.


12. Ann, christened 16 January 1631 in Culworth.




SOURCE: Culworth parish register; Eydon parish register.





FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
JOHN BROCKLESS AND
ELIZABETH MARSHALL



John Brockless was born in about 1555 of Eydon. He married Elizabeth Marshall 12 November 1576 in Eydon. Elizabeth was the daughter of William Marshall of Eydon.


John Brocklass marriage

Marriage record for John Brockless and Elizabeth Marshall in Eydon:
"John Brocklase & Elizabeth Marshall were maried the 12 daye of November"



Elizabeth died and was buried 24 June 1602 in Eydon.

Elizabeth Brocklass burial
                    1602

Burial register for Elizabeth Brockless in Eydon: "Elizabeth Brocklass the wife of John Brocklass was buried the 24 daye of June"



John and Elizabeth had the following children:


1. John, christened 28 February 1577 in Eydon.


*2. Alban, christened 24 February1580 in Eydon; married Elizabeth Wigson 23 March 1603 in Eydon; buried 18 May 1660 in Culworth.

Alban Brockless baptism

 Baptism record for Alban Brockless in Eydon: "Albane Brocklass the sonne of John Brocklass was baptized the 24 daye of Ffebruarye"

 

SOURCES: Eydon parish register; Culworth parish register.



The Eydon parish register contains these interesting historical notes, first in 1553 when the young King Edward VI died, and Mary became Queen,


Edward VI

and next in 1558 when Queen Mary died, and Elizabeth became Queen Elizabeth I.

Queen Elizabeth



 



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