Richard White

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ChartsAncestors of William Jerome Pierce
Richard White, son of Thomas White and Agnes Richards, died before 6 May 1578, when his will was proved.1

Richard married Ellen (…), whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here).1

Richard White was in Hillfarrance, 2 April 1669, when he signed the will of John Dyer.1

Richard left a will dated 14 March 1578, and proved 6 May 1578, (abstract):
Buried in the parish church or churchyard of Hillfarrence
St. Andrews of Wells 4d.
Robert Youens 6d.
John Youwens 6d.
Agnes Richards 6d.
Joane Woode 6d.
George Dee 6d.
Willmott Clevall 6d.
Godchildren 5d each.
My son, Ropbert whitt the younger 20 marks at his day of marriage
Emie my daughter £10 at day of marriage.
Grace my daughter £10 at day of marriage.
Anstice my daughter 1 mark
Alice my daughter 1 mark
Alice Coles, William Whitt the elder.
Robert Whitt my eldest son 1 mark I have sold him an estate of my free land after my decease, part of Bishipp's wood lying in Bishopp's lyderd.
William Whitt the younger my inheritance of free land after my decease in default to Robert Whitt the younger.
My son Robert to pay £20 for his own estate and his wife's.
Residuary legatee and executrix:—Ellen my wife.
Overseers:—William Bickley and John Jenings.
Edward my son my table board, etc., after decease of mother in law.
John Chicke the younger.
Richard Whitt the younger, son of Robert Whitt the elder a "yowe' lamb after his grandfather's decease.
Proved:—6 May 1578 by George Harrison for the executrix.2


Ellen (…) d. aft. 1586
  • Edward White1 d. aft. 14 Mar 1578
  • William White1
  • Anstice White1
  • Alice White1
  • Robert White+1 d. bef. 7 Dec 1600
  • William White1 d. bef. 13 Apr 1586
  • Emie White1
  • Grace White1 d. aft. 11 Mar 1585/86
  • Henry White1 d. aft. 11 Mar 1585/86
  • Robert White1 b. abt. 1550, d. bef. 7 Sep 1600
This person was last edited on9 Jul 2016


  1. [S1887] Almira Larkin White, Ancestry of John Barber White and of His Descendants (Kansas City, Missouri: John Barber White, 1913), 12, further cited as White, Ancestry of John Barber White.
  2. [S1887] White, Ancestry of John Barber White, 16-17.