Walter Roberts

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ChartsAncestors of Edward Ambrose Cooke
Walter Roberts, son of John Roberts and Agnes Baker, was born at Kent, England, between 1436 and 1442.1 He died after 11 February 1521/22, when he wrote his will.1

Walter married (1) Margaret Penn, daughter of John Penn and Alice Fereby, at Cranbrook, Kent, England, 23 October 1463;2 he married (2) Isabel Culpepper, daughter of Sir John Culpepper, Knt. and Agnes Gainsford, 20 November 1480;3 he married (3) Alice Naylor, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), 18 February 1491/92.4

He was sheriff of the county of Kent in 5 Henry VII 1489-90). Built the moated house in the valley of Glassenbury. For his ancestors and descendants, see the Robertes Pedigree in the Visitation of Kent, 1574 and 1619.

Walter Roberts left a will dated 11 February 1521/22, and proved 18 Oct 1522 naming 8 sons and 7 daughters, the latter in apparent order of birth:
John, Clement, Thomas, William, George, and Edmund, Martin, and John 2nd.
Elizabeth Hendle, Mercy St. Nicholas, Johan Horden, Elizabeth Tukke, Johan Leede, Dorothy St. Nicholas, and Anne.5

Family 1

Margaret Penn b. say 1443, d. 6 May 1480
Children
  • John Roberts6 b. aft. 1464, d. 1517
  • Elizabeth Roberts7 b. aft. 1464, d. aft. 1522
  • Mercy Roberts7 b. aft. 1464, d. aft. 1522

Family 2

Isabel Culpepper d. 16 Jan 1490/91
Children
  • Joan Roberts+8 b. bt 1481 - 1491, d. abt. 1547/48
  • Martin Roberts7 b. bt 1481 - 1491, d. aft. 1522
  • (---) Roberts9 b. bt 1481 - 1491, d. bt 1481 - 1491
  • (---) Roberts9 b. bt 1481 - 1491, d. bt 1481 - 1491

Family 3

Alice Naylor
Children
  • Elizabeth Roberts7 b. 13 Mar 1492/93, d. aft. 1522
  • Thomas Roberts7 b. 21 Sep 1494, d. aft. 1522
  • Joan Roberts7 b. 12 Dec 1495, d. aft. 1522
  • Dorothy Roberts7 b. 11 Jun 1497, d. aft. 1522
  • Clement Roberts7 b. aft. 1499, d. aft. 1522
  • John Roberts7 b. say 1501, d. aft. 1522
  • George Roberts7 b. say 1503, d. aft. 1522
  • William Roberts7 b. say 1505, d. aft. 1522
  • Edmund Roberts7 b. say 1507, d. aft. 1522
  • Anne Roberts7 b. say 1509, d. aft. 1522

Citations

  1. [S1866] Adrian Benjamin Burke, John Blythe Dobson and Janet Chevalley Wolfe, "The Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings of New England," The New England Historical and Genealogical Register 165 (Oct 2011): 244-260 & 166 (Jan 2012): 46-70, at 166:47, further cited as Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings."
  2. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166:56.
  3. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166:57,66.
  4. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166:57.
  5. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 165: 248 n10, 166: 60 n119.
  6. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166: 60, n119.
  7. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166: 58-61, n119.
  8. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166:66.
  9. [S1866] Burke, Dobson, and Wolfe, "Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings," 166: 59-60.