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Dorothy Browne Ascue

Kent, England
Death 1653
Kent, England
Burial Fleet Street, City of London, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 110994569 · View Source
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Daughter of Anthony Browne and Mary Dormer, granddaughter of Sir Anthony Browne and Jane Radcliffe, Sir William Dormer of Eythorpe and Dorothy Catesby.

Wife of Edmund Lee (Lea) of Stanton Bury, son of Edmund Lee of Pightlesthorne and his wife, Amice.

Secondly, wife of Mr Wolverton.

Thirdly, wife of William Ascue, Gentleman of the Privy Chambers of King Charles I. They had at least one daughter, Dorothy, who married Sir John Temple.

Dorothy was a legatee in her mother's will of 1637, and left her own will dated 14 Jan 1653, proved 11 May 1653, requesting burial near her late husband, William Ascue.

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  • Maintained by: Carolyn Gray-Yeaw
  • Originally Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
  • Added: 22 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110994569
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dorothy Browne Ascue (unknown–1653), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110994569, citing St Dunstan-in-the-West Churchyard, Fleet Street, City of London, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Carolyn Gray-Yeaw (contributor 47062093) .