Sir Thomas Cromwell Earl Of Essex

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Sir Thomas Cromwell Earl Of Essex was born in 1485, in Putney, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Walter Cromwell, was 35 and his mother, Catherine Glossop, was 31. He married Lady Elizabeth Wyckes in 1516, in England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. In 1538, at the age of 53, his occupation is listed as governor of the isle of wright in Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 28 July 1540, in Tower Hamlets, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 55, and was buried in Chapel, County Wexford, Ireland.

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Family Time Line

Sir Thomas Cromwell Earl Of Essex
1485–1540
Lady Elizabeth Wyckes
1485–1528
Marriage: 1516
Lady Margaret Ellen Cromwell
1510–1569
Anne Cromwell
1515–1527
Katherine Elizabeth Cromwell
1517–1567
Grace Cromwell
1518–1529
Gregory Cromwell 1st Baron Cromwell of Oakham
1520–1551

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  • Thomas Cromwell, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Wikipedia - Thomas_Cromwell

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Nottinghamshire, from Old English crumb ‘bent, crooked’ + well(a) ‘spring, stream’.

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