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From: Josephine Jeremiah <>
Subject: [B&D] HOLWORTHY Richard and Thomas, Bristol Burgesses, 17th C
Date: Thu, 27 Mar 2008 23:04:19 +0000 (GMT)
On 27 Mar, Jenny Stiles <> wrote:
>This one is an unexpected pleasure as I didn't have any details about
> the HOLWORTHY family at all, beyond the name Thomas! It looks too as if
> the "Rowberrow" connection may have come from the HOLWORTHY family
Thanks for your response. Here's a little more on the HOLWORTHY family:
Richard HOLWORTHY, a merchant , was made a Bristol Burgess on 10th.
December 1624. His qualification was through marriage to Mary, the daughter
of an alderman called HANYLAND.
Thomas HOLWORTHY, a merchant, was made a Bristol Burgess on 21st. March
1649. HIs qualification was through his father Richard HOLWORTHY, an
Josephine's Books, Ian's Pages, The Clutton 'Do' and
the Glamorganshire Canal.
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