MERYELL John

Male 1495 - 2002  (507 years)


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  • Name MERYELL John 
    Born 1495  Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Will 13 Dec 1550/1  [2, 3
    • (Will of "John Meryell" 1551 The second of the Ipswich wills to claim our attention is that of "John Meryell of Wherstead" (1551). (Archdeaconry of Suffolk, book xvi, folio 22 9b.) Like many wills of that period, this instrument bore no signature.

      In Dei Nom Amen. The xiijth. day of Decembre in the yere of or. lorde god a m??ccccclj I John Meryell beyng of the towne of Whersted of hole mynde and good memory make and orden thys my last wyll ffyrst I bequethe my sowle to Almyghtye god, and my body to be buryed at the churche of Whersted before named Itm I bequethe unto my eldeste son John my howse wyth all my londe that there unto parteyneth bothe free and copye, & notwythstandyng I wyll that Kateryne my wyef shall have her dwellyng in the sayde howse wyth my sone John before named and also to have the occupyeng of the one halfe of the aforsayde londe so long as she kepeth her a wedowe beryng the one halfe of all maner of coste and charges for the sayde tyme, but and yf she chaunce to mary, then I wyll that my sone John before named shall have the sayde howse and the londe before named into hys howne hands payeng to Kateryne my wyef xls. yerely enduryng her lyef. forthermore I wyll that Kateryne my wyef shall have all my howsholde stuffe Itm I geve unto these my chyldren Wyllyam Myghell Thomas and John my yongest sone Mary Margett, Alyce Katheryn and Agnes to every of them xxs. The resydue of my goods not bequethed nor geven moveable or onmoveable I geve to Kateryne my wyef and to my eldest sone John and all suche dettyes as be atteynyng unto me to be equally devyded betwyxte them dyschargyng and fulfyllyng my legacyes and bequests whome I also make myne executours and Wyllyam Meryell and Myghell my sones supvysours upon the same/ In wytnes herof be these here folowyng Rycharde Clarke Jarome Alderman Nycholas Wales Thomas Cason Symon Blosse wyth dyvers other/

      Line 1. In Dei Nom: In Dei Nomine, in the name of God.
      9. free and copye: freehold and copyhold estates.
      14. beryng: bearing.
      23. Myghell: Michael.
      28. atteynyng: due.)
    Will (proved) 28 Jan 1551/2  [4
    _UID 4C9E0D38EB9ED5118A064445535400005EFC 
    Died 15 ??? 2002  Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I977  Test
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2003 

    Father MERYELL John,   b. 1475, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 12 Mar 1528/9, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 54 years) 
    Mother BELCHAN Ann,   b. 1475, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1528, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1493  Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F463  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family JOHN Katherine,   b. Abt 1502, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1521  Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. MERYELL John, Jr.,   b. 1545, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1599/1600, Wherestead, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2019 
    Family ID F462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S75] Internet-GENDEX.
      http://library.monterey.edu/merrill/family/follett/d0013/I0417.html

    2. [S151] Book-Mass. & Maine Families, p.595.

    3. [S99] Book-Merrill Memorial, 1:42-43.

    4. [S99] Book-Merrill Memorial, 1:42.

    5. [S75] Internet-GENDEX.
      http://library.monterey.edu/merrill/family/follett/d0011/I0035.html

    6. [S75] Internet-GENDEX.
      http://library.monterey.edu/merrill/family/follett/d0012/I0036.html