Katherine Thirkeld

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Katherine Thirkeld, daughter of Marmaduke Thirkeld, Esq. and Elizabeth Hylton, was born about 1566, being age 30 at her father's IPM.1 She died before 27 April 1637, when her will was proved.2 In her will, she requested burial at Folkton, Yorkshire, England.2

Katherine married (1) Robert Lacy, son of Bryan Lacy and Elizabeth Conyers, say 1582;2,3,4 she married (2) (…) Dent, whose given name and ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), after 1590.5

Katherine left a will dated 9 July 1634, and proved in April 1637.6

Family 1

Robert Lacy b. bef. 1550, d. 1 Oct 1588
  • Everill Lacy2 d. aft. 1634
  • Anne Lacy2 d. 17 Feb 1588/89-25 Sep 1596
  • Barbara Lacy7 b. abt. 1584, d. bef. 11 Nov 1602
  • Mary Lacy+2 b. bt 1585 - Sep 1588, d. bef. 4 May 1649
  • John Lacy2 b. May 1589, d. 1605

Family 2

(…) Dent d. bef. 1607
  • William Dent2 b. bef. 1607, d. aft. 1634
  • Robert Dent2 b. bef. 1607, d. aft. 1634
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  1. [S2357] Robert Surtees, History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham: Compiled from Original Records Preserved in Public Repositories and Private Collections (4 vols., London, England: J. Nichols and Son, 1820), 1:204, further cited as Surtees, History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham.
  2. [S2051] J. W. Clay, editor, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, with additions (3 vols., Exeter, England: William Pollard & Co., 1899-1917), 2:426, further cited as Clay, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire.
  3. [S2074] Richard Glover and Joseph Foster, editor, The Visitation of Yorkshire, Made in the Years 1584-85 by Richard Glover, Somerset Herald; to Which is Added the Subsequent Visitation Made in 1612, by Richard St. George, Norry King of Arms: With Several Additional Pedigrees (London, England: s.p., 1875), 121, 161, further cited as Glover, The Visitation of Yorkshire.
  4. [S1330] Estimated from birth date of first child (1584).
  5. [S2437] Northumberland County History Committee, A History of Northumberland (15 vols., Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England: A. Reid, 1893-1940), 5:465, further cited as History of Northumberland.
  6. [S2436] Wills in the York Registry from 1636 to 1652, Record Series Vol IV (Yorkshire Archæological and Topographical Association, 1888), 19, 23, further cited as Wills in the York Registry.
  7. [S2051] Clay, Dugdale's Visitation of Yorkshire, 2:426, 3:189.