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Sir John Horner
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Birth: 1527
Death: Sep. 24, 1587

His father John Horner, gent., of Stoke St Michael, Somerset, purchased the manor of Cloford from Roger Basing of Cirencester in 1544, and in 1545 settled it on John upon his marriage to Meriel Malte. His uncle Sir Thomas Horner purchased the manor of Mells in 1544, and after 1554 John united the extensive properties of his father and uncle. He was sheriff of Somerset in 1564 and 1573, was made a Knight of the Bath in 1574, and died testate with a will dated Oct. 23, 1571.

His aunt Alice Horner Roynon is buried at Compton Martin in Somerset. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Meriel Malte Horner (____ - 1548)*
  Elizabeth Horner (____ - 1599)*
 
 Children:
  Thomas Horner (1547 - 1612)*
  Jane Horner Still (1561 - 1608)*
  Maurice Horner (1563 - 1621)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Mary Church, Cloford
Wanstrow
Mendip District
Somerset, England
 
Created by: Todd Whitesides
Record added: Oct 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78182735
 

Honoring you today my 13th Great Grandfather. Rest in peace. You are remembered.
- Billie Jasper
 Added: Jun. 2, 2014
In loving memory of my 13th Great Grandfather
- Melinda Wilson
 Added: Jun. 2, 2014
In memory of Sir John Horner ~ RIP
- Laurel Robson
 Added: May. 19, 2014
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