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North, Edward North, Baron, 1496?-1564



First Baron North. Son of Roger North (died 1509), merchant and haberdasher, and Christian (or Christiana), daughter of Richard Warcup. Brother to Joan North (died 1556), religious Protestant radical who served in Anne Boleyn’s household. In 1528 married Alice (died 1560), daughter of Oliver Squire; and later married Margaret (died 1575), daughter of Richard Butler. Father to Roger North (1531-1600), Second Baron North. Edward North purchased Kirtling Manor in 1553.

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North family papers

Call Number: MS 240A
Overview These are estate and personal archives of the North family of Kirtling, Cambridgeshire, and Wroxton Abbey, Oxfordshire, as well as other places in England, from the 13th to 19th centuries, with the majority of documents dating from the 16th through 18th centuries. Document types include deeds, manorial documents, legal and official matters, accounts, family papers and correspondence. Some additional locations cited in these documents include Harlow, Ashley and Silverley, London, and...
Dates: approximately 1250-1856 (bulk 1500-1797)