Prepared by: Peter George Parkhurst

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

FIRST GENERATION

 

 

 

 

 

1.    Robert1 Parkhurst (Henry2, Thomas3). Born, circa 1569, in Guildford,

Surrey, England probably1. Died, 19 Oct 16362. Christened, 20 Feb 1569, in Holy

Trinity, Guildford, Surrey, England1. Burial: 27 Oct 1636, in Holy Trinity,

Guildford, Surrey, England3. Occupation: Mayor of London.

 

            Robert was Lord Mayor of London in 1634-5.

            Robert was knighted on 24 May 1635.

 

 

      He married Eleanor Babington, daughter of William Babington. Died, Nov

1638, in London, England probably2. Burial: 16 Nov 1638, in Holy Trinity,

Guildford, Surrey, England4. Children:

 

            i.  Elizabeth Parkhurst. Born, circa 1602, in London, England

                probably5. Christened, 2 Feb 1601/2, in Saint Mary, Le Bow,

                London, England5.

           ii.  Robert Parkhurst. Born, 1603, in London, England probably5.

                Died, Aug 1651, in Guildford, Surrey, England probably6.

                Christened, 5 Jul 1603, in Saint Mary, Le Bow, London,

                England5. Burial: 21 Aug 1651, in Holy Trinity, Guildford,

                Surrey, England6. Occupation: Knight. He married, first,

                Elizabeth Baker, daughter of Henry Baker. He married, second,

                Silence Crewe, daughter of Thomas Crewe, 6 Jun 1642, in Saint

                Margaret, Westminster, London, England7.

 

                            Robert was M.P. for Guildford 1625 to 1640.

                            Robert was knighted on 9 June 1660.

 

          iii.  John Parkhurst8. Born, 1604, in London, England probably5.

                Christened, 7 Oct 1604, in Saint Mary, Le Bow, London,

                England5.

           iv.  Rebecca Parkhurst. Born, 1606, in London, England probably5.

                Christened, 10 Aug 1606, in Saint Mary, Le Bow, London,

                England5.

            v.  Anne Parkhurst. Born, 1608, in London, England probably5.

                Christened, 9 Mar 1607/8, in Saint Mary, Le Bow, London,

                England5. She married9 George Mynn.

           vi.  Mary Parkhurst. Born, 1610, in London, England probably5.

                Christened, 1 Apr 1610, in Saint Mary, Le Bow, London,

                England5.


 

 

 

 

 

 

SECOND GENERATION

 

 

 

 

 

2.    Henry2 Parkhurst (Thomas3). Born, before 1540 (?), in England10. Died,

1579, in Guildford, Surrey, England probably11. Burial: 9 Mar 1579, in Holy

Trinity, Guildford, Surrey, England11. Reference: GUILDFOR.

 

            Henry was Mayor of Guildford in 1573.

 

 

      He married Alice Hills (3). Children:

 

            i.  Henry1 Parkhurst. Born, circa 1560, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably12. Christened, 31 May 1560, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England12. He married, first, Mary

                Hornblow(er), daughter of John Hornblow. He married, second,

                Gertrude Witherell.

           ii.  John Parkhurst. Born, circa 1563, in Guildford, Surrey, England

                probably13. Died, circa 1638, in Shellingford, Berkshire,

                England probably14. Christened, 5 Oct 1563, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England13. Burial: 29 Jan 1638/9, in

                Shellingford, Berkshire, England14. He married Sarah Tisdall,

                daughter of Anthony Tisdall, 10 Jul 1611, in Abingdon,

                Berkshire, England15.

 

                            Master of Balliol College, Oxford from 6 February

                      1616/7 until 1637.

 

          iii.  Thomas Parkhurst. Born, circa 1565, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably16. Christened, 25 Jan 1565, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England16. He married Olive Meerhurst,

                daughter of John Meerhurst.

 

                            Thomas was Mayor of Guildford in 1605, 1610, 1616,

                      1624, and 1635.

 

           iv.  Elizabeth Parkhurst. Born, circa 1568, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably17. Christened, 6 Mar 1568, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England17. She married Thomas Mellish.

    1       v.  Robert Parkhurst.

           vi.  Susanna Parkhurst. Born, circa 1573, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably18. Christened, 29 Nov 1573, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England18. She married, first, Richard

                Street, 26 Apr 1591, in Holy Trinity, Guildford, Surrey,

                England19. She married, second, J. Lancashire.

          vii.  Judith Parkhurst. Born, circa 1575, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably20. Died in infancy2. Christened, 7 Aug 1575,

                in Holy Trinity, Guildford, Surrey, England20.

         viii.  Damaris Parkhurst. Born, circa 1578, in Guildford, Surrey,

                England probably21. Christened, 1 Apr 1578, in Holy Trinity,

                Guildford, Surrey, England21. She married William Spurstowe.

           ix.  George Parkhurst. Born, 1580, in Guildford, Surrey, England

                probably7. Died, May 1583, in Guildford, Surrey, England22.

                Christened, 24 Jun 1580, in Holy Trinity, Guildford, Surrey,

                England5. Burial: 12 May 1583, in Holy Trinity, Guildford,

                Surrey, England11.

            x.  Dorothy Parkhurst. Born in Guildford, Surrey, England

                probably2.

 

 

3.    Alice2 Hills, daughter of James Hills.

 

      She married, first, Henry Parkhurst (2).

 

      She married, second, James Shaw.

 

 

 

 

 

 

THIRD GENERATION

 

 

 

 

 

4.    Thomas3 Parkhurst. Born in Of Sheen, Surrey, England. Reference: SHEEN.

 

            Perhaps a brother of George-C Parkhurst.

            Unlikey a son of George-C Parkhurst.

 

 

      He married wife unknown (5). Children:

 

            i.  Robert2 Parkhurst. Born, before 1538 (?), in England23.

                Reference: SHEEN-2.

    2      ii.  Henry Parkhurst.

          iii.  John Parkhurst. Born in England23. Died, 1600, in London,

                England probably23. Occupation: Knight.

 

 

5.    wife3 unknown.

 

      She married Thomas Parkhurst (4).


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOTES AND REFERENCES

 

 

    1Register of the Parish of Holy Trinity Guildford Volume 1 folio 18.

 

    2Ashworth P. Burke, Family Records, (New York, NY: Heraldic Publishing

     Company, Inc., 1965) p. 456.

 

    3Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 114.

 

    4Family Records p. 456; Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 120.

 

    5International Genealogical Index - Main File V. 4.01.

 

    6Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 134.

 

    7Family Records p. 456; IGI - Main File V. 4.01.

 

    8d.r.p.

 

    9Had issue.

 

   10Estimated based on other events.

 

   11Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 31.

 

   12Ibid. folio 4.

 

   13Ibid. folio 9.

 

   14Sidney Lee, Dictionary of National Biography, (London, England: Smith,

     Elder, & Co., 1909) Vol. XV p. 309.

 

   15Ibid. Vol. XV p. 309; IGI - Ver. 4.0.

 

   16Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 13.

 

   17Ibid. folio 17.

 

   18Ibid. folio 23.

 

   19Family Records p. 456; Register of the Parish of Holy Trinity Guildford

     Volume 2 filio 50.

 

   20Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 25.

   21Ibid. folio 28.

 

   22Family Records p. 456; Holy Trinity Guildford 1 folio 31.

 

   23Family Records p. 455.