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John Brocket
Birth: unknown
Death: 1532
Wheathampstead
Hertfordshire, England

John BROCKET
Birth: BEF 1460 in of Brocket Hall, Appleton, in Bolton Percy, Yorkshire, England
Death: bet 5 Sep - 6 Nov 1532
Burial: Chapel of Our Lady, Church of Saint Helen, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England

Probate: 6 NOV 1532
Will: 5 SEP 1532

Note:
He was the second son and his father's heir. He was head of the family at Wheathampstead in Hertfordshire after his father's death. He was fairly young when his father inherited in Hertfordshire and the family moved there. He was sheriff of Hertfordshire and Essex in 1507-1508, and in 1531-1532. In the 1522-1523 Abbott of Westminster's complaints of his poaching and diverting watercourses, thus challenging the Abbey's authority over common rights, John was called "of Brocket Hall"­the first to be so called in Hertfordshire. He probably built or at least extended it.


Father: Edward BROCKET b: in or bef 1417 in of Brocket Hall, Appleton, in Bolton Percy, Yorkshire, England
Mother: Elizabeth THWAITES

Married: Lucy PULTER b: in of Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
Married: 1484

Children
1. John BROCKET b: by Jun 1485 in of Brockett Hall, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England

 
 
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 Parents:
  Edward Brocket (____ - 1488)
  Elizabeth Thwaites Brocket (____ - 1507)
 
 Sibling:
  Alice Brocket Perient*
  John Brocket (____ - 1532)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Helen Churchyard
Wheathampstead
St Albans District
Hertfordshire, England
 
Created by: Zoe Tom
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77623332
John Brocket
Added by: Zoe Tom
 
 
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With Love, in memory of my 13th great grandfather
- Annabelle
 Added: May. 6, 2016
My 14th generation great grandfather
- Marsha
 Added: Jan. 13, 2016
In memory of my 12th Great Grand father RIP
- Carole Ann Drewell
 Added: May. 16, 2015
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