This Web Site is Generously Hosted by
We Support Free Nonprofit Genealogy and History on the Internet
|Combs &c. Families of|
Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England
Wiveliscombe, a parish in Somerset, 13 miles southwest of North Petherton, has not yet been actively researched.
8 May 1622 Wiveliscombe, Somerset, England. Christened: COOME, daughter of Edward COOME (IGI, E: 24 Feb 1972 LOGAN So: 095273 SP: 15 Jan 1970 SLAKE Pr: 0820766 - source not yet viewed)
This is the only Combe &c. found in this source.
Excerpted from a "A Quantock Family: The Stawells of Cothelstone and their descendants, the Barons Stawell of Somerton, and the Stawells of Devoshire and the County Cork" compiled and edited by Colonel George Dodsworth Stawell, Barnicott and Pearce, the Wessex Press, Taunton, 1910:
NOTE 23. This lease to be pduced & lives to bee pved "A Survey of the Prebend of Wiveliscombe & Mannor thereof &c. taken in the moneth of June 1650. Wherein after both the Gleabs & the Mannor are pticularly menconed & surveyed it thus followes vizt. All wch foremenconed pmisses wth theyr & euie of theyr appurtennce (by Lease not pduced) are claymed by Sr John Stawell Knt for the lives of Edward Stawell George Stawell & Thomas Stawell sonnes of the saide Sr John Stawell under the yearely Rent of fortie pounde payable quarterly by equall porcons. But they are worth vppon improvemt as by the Seuall pticulars before certifyed appeareth over and aboue the saide rent p Annu . . . . 423li. 03s. 02d. The lives are all in being as is affirmed but two thereof (vizt) Edward & Thomas are saide to be in ffraunce. Returned into the office of Surveyes the 25th of July 1650 Wm Richardson | Nich. COMBE | Surveyors Alex. Lawson | James Hibbins | [Indorsement] An extract of soe much of the Survey of the Prebend of Wivelscomb & Mannor as concernes the estate of Sr Jo. Stawell Knt. therein." MS. of Sir John Stawell, K.B., now in the possession of Lady Stawell.
Not known if relevant, but some STAWELLS removed to County Cork, Ireland, where on 22 Nov 1568, a Nicholas CAM was christened to Edward and Elizabeth CAM.
Join Combs &c. in Support of USGenNet
— an IRS-approved nonprofit web-hosting service —
This site is hosted by USGenNet, a nonprofit web-hosting service solely supported by tax-deductible donations. If this website has provided you with useful information, please consider making a donation to USGenNet to help keep sites like this online.
NOTICE: The Combs-Coombs &c. Research Group is a nonprofit public benefit corporation and complies fully with USGenNet's Conditions of Use. This Combs &c. Research Report has been provided for the free use of those engaged in non-commercial genealogical research by the nonprofit Combs Research Group. Any and all commercial use is strictly prohibited. Researchers are encouraged to copy and distribute this work freely, but with the proviso that it may only be copied and circulated in its entirety -- including this notice, and all sources, bibliographies and credits; and excepting electronically in which case permission is freely granted to link to this site instead. Sincerely, The Combs &c Research Group, Email: Webmaster.
© 1996-2010 Combs-Coombs &c. Research Group