HORSEY, Sir John (1510-65), of Clifton Maybank, Dorset.
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b. 25 July 1510, 1st s. of (Sir) John Horsey of Clifton Maybank by Joan, da. of one Mawdley of Croscombe, Som. m. 14 Dec. 1539, Edith, da. of Richard Phelips of Charborough, Dorset, wid. of John Stocker of Poole, Dorset, 1s. John† 2da. suc. fa. 23 Dec. 1546. Kntd. 22 Feb. 1547.1
Servant, household of Cromwell by 1538; j.p. Dorset 1540-d.; commr. relief 1550, goods of churches and fraternities 1553, subsidy 1563; sheriff, Som. and Dorset 1558-9.2