Biography of Margaret Blennerhasset -1558
Margaret Blennerhasset -1558 was born to [her father] Thomas Blennerhassett of Frens 1461-1531.
On 20 May 1561 [her former husband] John Eyre -1561 died. On 15 Dec 1558 Margaret Blennerhasset -1558 died. They were buried in All Saints Church Narborough. Brass. The inscription on the brass says “Here do lye John Eyer Esquire late Receyvor Generale to Elizabeth the Quenes Majestie, in the counties of Norf., Suff., Cantabridge, and Huntyngton, and one of the Masters of her High Court of Chancerye and Margaret his wyfe, one of the daughters of Sir Thomas Blenerhaiset of Frens Knight late Wyfe of John, Spelman Esquire, son and heyre apparent of Sir John Spelman, Knyght.” Armorials top left and middle Quartered and with a crescent difference, top right Quartered and impaled with 1&6 , 2, Argent, three Escutcheons Sable: LOWDHAM 3 Gules a Pall reversed Ermine: KELVEDON or KELDON 4 Azure a Lion rampant Argent crowned Or: ORTON: 5 Azure a Fess between three Fleurs-de-lis Or: SKELTON.
[her son] Clement Spelman of Narborough -1607 was born to [her former husband] John Spelman of -1545 and Margaret Blennerhasset -1558. The mother assumed based on his father having married Margaret but not certain she is his only wife.
Father: Thomas Blennerhassett of Frens 1461-1531
GrandFather: John Blennerhassettt 1423-1510