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Dadswell Family History

Generation 2
Robert Doudeswell (1606-1676) & Anne Hodely, Mary Aynescombe

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Ancestors of Robert Doudeswell
Robert's story
Key family dates
Further information

Ancestors of Robert Doudeswell

Robert Doudeswell 1560 > Robert Doudeswell 1606

Robert Doudeswell's story

St Denys Church, Rotherfield

Robert Doudeswell, son of Robert and Elizabeth Doudeswell, was baptised on 22 February 1606. His baptism entry reads: Robert ye sonne of Robte Doudeswell bapt ye same day.

Robert inherited his father's properties and acquired more over a number of years, as recorded in Rotherfield Manor Court Rolls from 1636 to 1676.

He married at Rotherfield on 13 October 1631, Ann Hodely. They had four children before Ann died at Rotherfield in April 1656.

Robert married a second time at Rotherfield, on 4 April 1658, to Mary Aynscombe, who was baptised at Rotherfield on 18 August 1633 and who is believed to be the daughter of Robert Aynscombe. Mary and Robert had two children before her death in April 1663. She was buried at Rotherfield.

Robert also died at Rotherfield and was buried there on 11 September 1676. He left legacies to his two daughters, Anne and Mary, and to Anne's children, and his son Edward inherited properties.

Additional information: see Balch, Barbara, A Dadswell Family History and Genealogy, self published, Canada, 1980.
Picture: Church of St Denys, Rotherfield.

Key family dates

Abbreviations: bap = baptised; bur = buried; ca = approximately; marr = married.

Robert Doudeswell
bap 22 Feb 1606 -
bur 11 Sept 1676

married (1)
13 Oct 1631

Ann Hodely
born ? -
bur 11 April 1656

Children -

1. Child born ? - bur 15 July 1632

2. Robert Dodeswell bap 26 April 1635 - bur 10 Jan 1637

3. Henry Dodeswell bap 15 Oct 1637 - bur 29 July 1639

4. Anne Dodeswell bap 15 Sept 1639 - [marr John Wickersham] - died  ca 1715

Robert Doudeswell
bap 22 Feb 1606 -
bur 11 Sept 1676

married (2)
4 April 1658

Mary Aynscombe
bap 18 Aug 1633 -
bur 10 April 1663

Children -

1. Edward Dodswell bap 6 June 1659 - [marr Elizabeth Elliott] - bur 12 Aug 1736

2. Mary Dodswell bap 3 April 1661 - [marr John Cripps] - bur 16 Aug 1718

Further information

Robert and Elizabeth Doudeswell (generation 1, parents of Robert Doudeswell)


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