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North, Thomas, Sir, 1535-1601?



A translator and soldier who may have influenced Shakespeare’s writing. Son of Edward North (circa 1496-1564), First Baron North. Brother to Roger (1531-1600), Second Baron North. Married Elizabeth Rich (née Colville) and their children were Edward and Elizabeth (Bess). Married Judith, daughter of Henry Vesey, and they had no children.

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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)