KERRY, John, of Hereford and Sutton, Herefs.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

m. Joanna, 15 ch.

Offices Held

Mayor, Hereford 1555-6.


Kerry’s background is obscure. There was a family of this name settled at Putson, near Hereford, in the sixteenth century, perhaps a branch of the Kerrys of Worthen, Shropshire, but no pedigrees are known. Kerry was almost certainly related to Thomas