Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Charles Cutcliff Drake

A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain and Ireland ... By Bernard Burke: "DRAKE OF ASHE DRAKE CHARLES CUTCLIFFE Esq of Springfield co Devon 6 29 Sept 180S m in 1836 Mary elder dau and co heir of Henry Cueack Esq of CJirley co jleath by whom he has issue i CHARLES HENRY 4 4 June 1340 u John Rothwell 6 in 1842 i Dorothy Merviu u Anne Frances lm r lfjr This family is of considerable antiqnity in the county of Devon Sir William Pole makes mention of Roger le Drak who in 31st EDWARD I 1303 held Hurn ford cum terra dela Wood of Dertiugton at half a knight"

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