John Edward Thomas Lawtie Crosby Sr

1501–16 March 1559 (Age 58)
Holme in Spalding Moore, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John Edward Thomas

When John Edward Thomas Lawtie Crosby Sr was born in 1501, in Holme in Spalding Moore, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Miles Crosby Royal Archer for Henry VIII, was 18 and his mother, Lady Alison, was 13. He married Jennet Foster in 1530, in Low Moor, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 12 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 16 March 1559, in his hometown, at the age of 58, and was buried in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Thomas Lawtie Crosby Sr
1501–1559
Jennet Foster
1512–1569
Marriage: 1530
Capt John Lawtie II
1521–1571
Robert Crosby
1530–
Robert Crosby
1534–
Miles Crosby
1543–1574
Ralph Crosby
1547–1570
Lady Catherine Crosby
1522–1560
Agnes Crosby
1531–1532
Alice Bell Crosby
1532–1533
Richard Crosby
1532–1586
Michael Bell Crosby
1533–1628
James Crosby
1535–1586
Robert Crosby
1536–
John Bell Crosby
1542–
Anthony Crosby
1545–1598
Katheren Crosby
1548–
Nicolas Crosby
1550–1551
Elizabeth Alice Crosier
1552–1591

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1530
Low Moor, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(17)

    Male1521–1571Male

    Lady Catherine Crosby

    Female1522–1560Female

    Robert Crosby

    Male1530–Male

    Agnes Crosby

    Female1531–1532Female

    Alice Bell Crosby

    Female1532–1533Female

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (2)

1549 · Book of Common Prayer

Age 48

Book of Common Prayer, a product of the English Reformation, was published in 1549 for assistance in the administration of the sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the church according to the use of the Church of England. The book outlined morning, evening, and communion prayers and orders for baptism and marriage, thus making England a truly Protestant state.
1558 · Act of Uniformity

Age 57

The Act of Uniformity was passed by the Parliament of England and required all people to go to church once a week. The consequence of not attending church was a fine of 12 pence, which was a considerable amount for a poor person.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a pet form of Lawrence .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Millennium File
  • Roots Web World Connect Project

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