John Exhurst1

#14125, ( - between 20 March 1493 and 15 April 1493)
Relationship13th great-grandfather of William David Lewis

Family

Child 1. Richard Exhurst+1 (b 1476 - )
between 20 March 1492 and 1493He left a will between 20 March 1492 and 1493 at St. Paul Parish, Canterbury, Kent, EnglandG.2 
Death*between 20 March 1493 and 15 April 1493He died between 20 March 1493 and 15 April 1493.1 
Probate*15 April 1493His estate was probated on 15 April 1493 at Canterbury, Kent, EnglandG.2 
ChartsAncestors of William D. Lewis

Citations

  1. [S301] 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 165,166 (Oct. 2011, Jan. 2012): 165:249, footnote 15. "The identification of Richard’s father is confirmed by the will of John Exhurst, dated 20 March1492/3, proved 15 April 1493 (Canterbury Archdeaconry Register, PRC 17/5/353)."
  2. [S301] Adrian Benjamin Burke, John Blythe Dobson and Janet Chevalley Wolfe, "The Exhurst Ancestry of the Stoughton Siblings", 165:249, footnote 15. "In his will, John Exhurst of the “parish of St. Paul in Canterbury” bequeaths his “ten[ement]t called Exherst set & laying in the seid p’ch of Stapilherst w’all . . . thereunto belonging” to his son Richard. Among his religious bequests, he gives 33s. 6d. for a chaplain in the church of the “Trinitate de Stapilherst” to celebrate divine services for one quarter year. John bequeaths land to “Alice his wiff” for her use during her lifetime and after her decease to remain to his son Richard. He makes bequests to six servants but mentions no other relatives."