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From: "Simon Fairthorne" <>
Subject: RE: Bastardized children of Elizabeth Owen, wife of Sir Thomas Burgh
Date: Sat, 8 Aug 2009 23:49:05 +0100
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>Margaret was under 14 years of age at the time the
>will was made, but the author leaves it unclear exactly when the will
>was made. Regardless, Margaret can have been born no later than 1536,
>as the will was probated in 1550. So Harris is wrong to assign a
>birth date of 1537 for Margaret.
>Best always, Douglas Richardson, Salt Lake City, Utah
Sorry but I cannot follow the logic of this.
If Margaret was born in 1537 then she would be under 14 when the will was
probated in 1550 and hence would have been under 14 when the will was