John Tayer

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John Tayer, son of John Tayer and Mary (…), was born probably shortly before his baptism at Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England, 6 May 1561.1,2 He died at Thornbury, 1 January 1600/1,1,2 and was buried at Thornbury, 4 January 1600/1.1,2

John married Joan Lawrence, daughter of James Lawrence and Cicely Hilpe, at Thornbury 3 August 1589.1,2


Joan Lawrence b. 29 Oct 1570, d. aft. 1626
  • John Tayer1,2 b. 26 Dec 1591
  • Alice Tayer1,2 b. abt. 1592
  • Thomas Tayer1,2 b. 21 Jan 1593/94, d. bef. 14 Feb 1594
  • Mary Tayer1,2 b. 1 Mar 1594/95
  • Agnes Tayer1,2 b. abt. 1597
  • Cicely Tayer+1,2 b. 1 May 1600, d. 28 May 1673
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  1. [S297] Clifford L. Stott, "The Gloucestershire T(h)ayer Ancestry: The Ancestry of Cicely Tayer, Wife of James1 Davis of Haverhill, Massachusetts, and Probable Cousin of Thomas1 and Richard1 T(h)ayer of Braintree, Massachusetts," The American Genealogist 73 (Apr-July 1998): 81-90, 209-219, at 209-219, further cited as Stott, "Thayer Ancestry."
  2. [S162] Walter Faxon, "Tayer (Thayer) Family Entries in the Parish Registers of Thornbury, Glouscestershire, England," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 60 (Oct 1906): 281-288, at 281-291, further cited as Faxon, "Thayer Family Entries."