Goditha Throckmorton


Brief Life History of Goditha

When Goditha Throckmorton was born in 1461, in Coughton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Sir Thomas Throckmorton, was 49 and her mother, Margaret Olney, was 45. She married Edward Peyto about 1474, in Fladbury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1565, in Yelden, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 104.

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Edward Peyto
Goditha Throckmorton
Marriage: about 1474
Sir John Peyto
Cardinal Peter Peyton
"Son" Peyton

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  • Thomas Throckmorton (1412-1472) & Olney in Family Group Records Collection, Archives Section, 1942-1969; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-8979-MV8B?cc=2060211&wc=WWF8-FX9%3A352087901%2C352650101

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  • Marriage
    about 1474Fladbury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
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    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Throckmorton in Worcestershire, which is named with Old English throc ‘beam bridge’ + mere ‘pool’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

    History: The Throckmorton family was powerful and influential in England in Tudor times, but has since almost died out there. American bearers of the name trace their descent from either John Throckmorton (1601–1684) of New England or Robert Throckmorton (1609–1663) of VA.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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