Thomas Whetcombe

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Thomas Whetcombe, son of (…) Whetcombe, died before 20 August 1618,1 when he was buried at St. James, Taunton, Somerset, England.1

Thomas married Johanna Pope, daughter of Thomas Pope and Margaret (…), at Taunton St. James, Somerset, England, after 19 March 1584/85.2

On 19 March 1584/85, Thomas Whetcombe "entered on 4 ft. of land in the north part of the garden of a tenement in the tithing of Extra Portam [i.e. outside the East gate], formerly of Nicholas Hille, in which William Bole now lives, by grant of Thomas Pope senior, to attract the rest of the tenement of the said Thomas Pope, on condition that Johanna daughter of the said Thomas Pope, hold the same for life if the said Johanna and Thomas Whitcombe survive the said Thomas Pope, but the grant to be void if Thomas Whitcombe die before he marry the said Johanna."2


Johanna Pope d. bef. 17 Jul 1629
  • Cristian Whetcombe1 d. bef. 29 Jun 1619
  • Robert Whetcombe3 d. aft. 1629
  • Thomas Whetcombe3 d. aft. 1629
  • Edmund Whetcombe3 d. aft. 1629
  • Dorothy Whetcombe4 d. bt 3 Jan 1629 - 20 Jul 1629
  • John Whitcomb+2 b. abt. 1588, d. 24 Sep 1662
  • James Whetcombe1 b. Jan 1588/89, d. bef. 1628/29
This person was last edited on2 Jan 2021


  1. [S776] Burton W. Spear, "John Whitcomb," Search for the Passengers of the Mary & John, 1630, 26 (1997):70, further cited as Spear, Mary & John.
  2. [S776] Spear, "John Whitcomb," Mary & John, 26 (1997):61.
  3. [S776] Spear, "John Whitcomb," Mary & John, 26 (1997):68, living when his mother wrote her will.
  4. [S776] Spear, "John Whitcomb," Mary & John, 26 (1997):68.