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St. John, Barbara

St. John, Barbara

Female Abt 1590 - 1672

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  • Born  Abt 1590  Of Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Buried  16 Sep 1672  Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I01868  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  16 Jun 2015 

    Father  St. John, John,   b. Abt 1560, Of Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 20 Sep 1594, Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Hungerford, Lucy,   b. Abt 1560, Of Farley, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 4 Jun 1598, Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  14 Oct 1582  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F00541  Group Sheet

    Family  Villiers, Edward,   b. Abt 1580, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1626, Youghal, Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  06 Oct 1610  Clifton, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Villiers, Eleanor,   b. Abt 1610, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 16 Jun 1685, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Villiers, William,   c. 9 Mar 1611, Coleorton, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1643, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Villiers, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1615, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1654, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Villiers, John,   b. Abt 1616, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1659, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Villiers, George,   b. Abt 1618, Of Brokesby, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 16 Dec 1699, Brantfield, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Villiers, Christopher,   c. 8 Apr 1619, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1630
     7. Villiers, Edward,   c. 5 Apr 1620, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 2 Jul 1689, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Villiers, Barbara,   c. 1 Jun 1622, Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1681, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F00759  Group Sheet

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    Barbara St John
    Barbara St John

  • Notes 
    • Will of Barbara Villiers Widow London 3 September 1672 26 Proved September 1672


      " The said Sir Edward's Lady was Barbara, eldest daughter of Sir John St. John of Lidiard Tregose, in county Wilts, and niece to Sir Oliver St. John, created Viscount Grandison, in Ireland, January 3, 1620, with limitation of that honour to her posterity; and by her had issue three daughters;
      1. Barbara, married to Thomas Wenman, son and heir of Philip, Lord Viscount Wenman, and after his decease, to James Howard, Earl of Suffolk; she died December 13, 1681, aged 59, and is buried at Saffron Walden in Essex ;
      2. Anne ;
      3. Ellen.

      George Ayliffe, her sister Anne’s husband, left a bequest in his will to her calling her “my dearest and best friend that ever I found in the world, my Ladie Villiers, my dearest sister, £20 for a diamond ring, in memorie of me her poor brother, who ever truly loved her and honoured her even to death...”