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Sir Henry Cromwell

Birth1520
Death6 JAN 1603
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Aged: 83 years
Biography: Sir Henry, son of Sir Richard and Frances Murphyn Williams alias Cromwell was called "The Golden Knight of Hinchenbrook, Huntingdon". He married Joan Warren, daughter of Sir Ralph Warren, L Sir Henry inherited his father's estates and properties. He was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I in 1563, who honored him by visiting Hinchenbrook on her return from the University of Cambridge in 1564. Sir Henry served as Sheriff of Huntingdonshire and of Cambridgeshire for four terms and also became a Member of Parliament, where he became noted for his oratory.: !Sources: Josiah H. Drummond: NEHGS Register, Vol 51, Apr 1897, p. 211; "Family of Williams", p. 20; Dr. M. Russell: "Life of Cromwell"; Antonia Fraser: "Oliver Cromwell, The Lord Protector", 1973, p.
For some reason family name was Williams but Henry took mothers maiden name. Mother Katherine was the sister of Chief Thomas Cromwell 1485-1540. He was chief for Henry viii
ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1+

Joan 

abt 15521641  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke Francis Barrington 
2

Robert 

15601617  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
3

James 

1561  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
4+

Oliver 

156328 AUG 1655  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke Anne Hooftman, Elizabeth Bromley 
5

Thomas 

15639 OCT 1640  England, Middlesex, London  
6+

Henry 

1567  England, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdon ___ Jones 
7+

Robert (Al Williams) 

156824 JUN 1617  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke Elizabeth Stewart 
8

Richard 

15691628  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
9

Philip 

15711629  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
10

Ralph 

15731651  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
11+

Elizabeth 

abt 1575  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke William Hampden 
12

Mary 

15801617  England, Huntingdonshire, Huntingdon  
13

Dorothy 

1583  England, Huntingdonshire, Hinchinbrooke  
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Sources
  1. Findagrave Henry Cromwell
  2. Other: Gedcom Import: mairs.ged; Imported 8/13/2010;
    Source from: Account 1596
  3. Website: John Newport;
    Source from: Ray Gurganus
  1. Findagrave Joan Cromwell
  2. Other: Gedcom Import: mairs.ged; Imported 8/13/2010;
    Source from: Account 1596
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harry   •  02-Feb-18 1:02 AM
how is he

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