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Walter Taverner
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Birth: 1482
North Weald Bassett
Epping Forest District
Essex, England
Death: Feb., 1524
North Weald Bassett
Epping Forest District
Essex, England

Brother of John Taverner, father of Katherine Taverner Raynsford.

From his brother's will:Aug. 16. 11. Will of John Taverner, of Thaydon Gamon, Essex, yeoman.
I give to the parson in recompense of his tithes, 3s. 4d> To the poor, 5<. To my brother, Walter Taverner of Hatfield, 10Z., which my brother Ralph Taverner of Heningham owes me; and in case Walter dies, then to his children. To my brother Ralph's children, 20s. a-piece. To my godson, John Rainsford, 20<. To my sister, Joan Pyke, 20s., and to her daughter, 3s. 4d\; and to all other my 1552.

The will of Walter Taverner of "North Wyld bassett," Gentleman dated 23 January 1523 and proved 14 February 1524. (Archdeaconry Court of Essex) requests burial in the churchyard of St. Andrew in said parish, and leaves daughter Kateryn a bullock, son John a bay colte, son Rauf four nobles, daughter Alice a calf, four shillings to Thomas Morse, four shillings to Margarett Taverner, ten shillings to my brother Andrew Taverner, three shillings four pence to daughter Jane, L10 "for an trenball of masses to be songe for my soule [my] father & mother's souls & all those soles I am bound to praye for."
Property in the parish of Roxwell to be sold and its profit distributed "among my children equally to Walter, Rauf, John Jane, Kateryn and Alice. . . . Alice my wife to have my house & my lande lying in the parish of Margaret[rooth]yng during her life," with remainder to son Walter and his heirs. John Colyn of Wrettyll (Writtle) was named overseer and the will was witnessed by Thomas Wyllymson, John Dowset, and George Hynde. 
 
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  Katherine Taverner Raynsford (1515 - 1558)*
 
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Burial:
St Andrew Churchyard
North Weald Bassett
Epping Forest District
Essex, England
 
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Dec 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101684809
Walter Taverner
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