WILLIAMS, George (by 1521-56), of Denton, Lincs.
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Family and Education
b. by 1521, 1st s. of William Williams of Stamford by Elizabeth, da .of John Upton. educ. L. Inn, adm. 8 Feb. 1535. m. (1) by 1539, Alice Cony of Bassingthorpe, 2s. 5da.; (2) 1551/55, Rose, 2da. suc. fa. by 1538.1
J.p. Lincs. (Kesteven) 1554; commr. sewers, Cambs., Hunts., Isle of Ely, Lincs., Northants, Notts. 1555.2
After a legal education George Williams took service with William Cecil. He had probably done so by July 1549, when he bought from Cecil and Lawrence Eresby (or Irby) for £261 the manors of H