When Phillip Wyatt was born on 3 August 1550, in Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Phillip Wyatt of Braunton, was 50 and his mother, Jane Paty, was 46. He had at least 1 daughter with Alice Brooke. He died on 22 August 1608, in his hometown, at the age of 58, and was buried in Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom.
from the Middle English personal names Wiot or Wiet. These are often pet forms of Wy, from ancient Germanic Wido (see Guy , compare Wyand 1). Wy is the usual Norman French form of the name; the Parisian French form is Guy. Wiot was also used as a diminutive of William . As a surname Wyot(t) became Wyatt during the 16th century.
in Suffolk, this is sometimes a variant of Wyard, from the Middle English personal name Wiard, which is generally from Old English Wīgheard, which is composed of the elements wīg ‘battle’ + heard ‘bold, brave’. Occasionally it may be from Old French Wiard, ancient Germanic Withard (see Viard ).