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Garway, William

Male 1580 - 1642

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  • Christened  27 Aug 1580  St Peter Le Poor, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  12 May 1642 
    Buried  12 May 1642  St Peter Le Poor, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I08619  My Genealogy
    Last Modified  16 May 2015 

    Family  Backhouse, Margaret,   b. Abt 1590, Of London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 3 Jul 1652, St Peter Le Poor, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1611  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F02632  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Son of William Garway and Elizabeth Anderson.

      1627 Sir Henry Garaway. Son of Sir William Garaway, Farmer of the Customs, nephew of Sir Henry Anderson (Alderman, Sheriff 1601-2) ...
      From: 'Notes on the aldermen, 1502-1700', The Aldermen of the City of London: Temp. Henry III - 1912 (1908), pp. 168-195. URL: Date accessed: 16 October 2011.

      Sixteen children baptised from 1612-32

      Sentence of William Garway of Saint Peter le Poer, City of London 01 July 1642 PROB 11/190
      Will of William Garway of Saint Peter Le Poer, City of London 16 May 1642 PROB11/189

      Daughter Elizabeth married Robert Sainthill (see will of grandmother Elizabeth Backhouse)

      Will of William Garway:
      2 Feb. Sir Wm. Garway of London Knight 1623

      To my wife Elizabeth my Manor of Garway Co Hereford also all my lands called Wandmore Gallowhill Wood Croyd Ith linke or Maudlin Wood Co Hereford also in Acton and Zealing at Yeading Co Middx- ... late monystrie of St. Albones Co Hereford also my 3 meadows behind the late Braserie of the said late monastrey and all other lands etc in St. Albones.

      To my eldest son Henry Garwaie my Manor of Fawd and Climping to him and his heirs and my Manor of Terring, Hooe Ovingdeane and Pavock Co Sussex and all my lands in Sussex...with reversion to my 2 son William Garway 3 son Thomas 4 son Nathaniell 5 son Jonas and my right heirs in turn. To my son William my Manor of Barcharies Co Somerset my Manor and Borough of Kenne Co Devon for ever- also lands in Nunneaton Co Warwicke. To my son Thomas ... To my son Nathaniell Garwaie ...granted by me to him and his wife Grace for life out of my lands in Sussex. .... money be divided equally among my 5 grandchildren - Thomas, Henry, Mary, Rebecca, and Sarah Elkington children of my late daughter Joan, Anne Elkington another daughter of my said daughter Joan. ..... and my Cosen John Williams of London, Merchant, ..... If there be any overplus of my personal estate it is to be divided into three parts for (1) my wife Elizabeth (2) my children Henry William, Thomas, Nathaniel, Jonus, Elizabeth and Fortune. (3) My sons Henry and William to the discharging of my funeral and legacies. To my wife my term in my house in London where I dwell, all my household stuff, plate, two gold rings with two great diamonds all her jewels, my coach and horses ... My Cosen Francis Garwaie owes me 40 he shall have 20 and the other 20 is for his son Thomas at Cambridge. My Cosen Ann white owes 30 - she shall have 6 to keep her sister Elizabeth a year and half to Christmas 1622, the other 10 for my Cosen Elizabeth Sydenhams maintenance at 20/- per quarter. ... Pd. 18 January 1625 by Henry Garaway and William Garaway sons. (PCC 5 Hele)