Robert Outlaw & Unknown

Robert Outlaw ca 1625 – 16xx | his parents scroll down
& unknown | her parents
of Ringland Parish, England


This is my working hypothesis – the way I see it as of this moment!!
as proposed by Mr. Benjamin Clark Holtzclaw


In Ringland parish – In the middle aisle of the church is a slab to Robt. Outlawe, no date.

This man is thought to be the father of Capt John and Edward Outlaw who came to Norfolk Co VA by 1669.

[There is also the possibility that Capt John and Edward were either from the East Dereham, Elsing Outlaws or the Isle of Ely, County Norfolk Outlaws.]

Assumed children of Robert Outlaw:
1. Capt. John Outlaw
2. Edward Outlaw ca 1650 England – 1714 Norfolk Co VA
married Elizabeth Dafnell
a. Sarah Outlaw
married William Bustin
b. Edward Outlaw
c. Ralph Outlaw
d. Elizabeth Outlaw
married Robert King


Ralph Outlaw ca 1595 – 1670 | his parents
& ca 1615 Elizabeth Kempe ca 1595 – 1671 | her parents
of Wichingham Parish, England


This is my working hypothesis – the way I see it as of this moment!!
ref: The Outlaw Family of Virginia by Benjamin C Holtzclaw — HSF Vol XVI


 

Ralph Outlaw was born around 1595 and was apparently unmarried in 1613. He became Lord of the Manor of Cleyhall after his father’s death.

In memory of Ralph Outlawe, gen; who died Nov 14 1670 and Elizabeth, his wife who died 4 July 1671.
from gravestone at Wichingham.

Elizabeth Kempe was daughter of Robert Kempe and sister of Sir Robert Kempe of Spains Hall.
She left a will bequeathing all her property to her son Robert.

Children of Ralph Outlaw and Elizabeth Kempe:
1. Thomas Outlaw 1615/18 –
prob. succeeded his father at Cleyhall
married Sarah Hunt, dau of William Hunt of Hilderston, County Norfolk
married Dorothy Jackman, niece of Sir Robert Kempe and Gov. Richard Kempe of VA
a. Ralph Outlaw [inherited Cleyhall] d 1698
married Wisula Brown
married Elizabeth Adams
b. Elizabeth Outlaw
married Rev. Mr Gill
2. Rev. Ralph Outlaw 1620 – 1 Feb 1688/89 aged 68 ts at Bintry
entered Pembroke College, Cambridge in 1637, BA 1642, MA 1645, ordained 1646,
Rector of Necton, Brandeston, and Bintry where he died.
married Mary Lancaster
married 2nd Frances ?
a. Thomas Outlaw died before his father
matriculated at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge in 1676
b. Elizabeth Outlaw
married Rev. Henry Tinkler
c. Sarah Outlaw
married John Ward
d. Isabel Outlaw
married a Vardon
3. Elizabeth Outlaw
married Anthony Pearson of Norwich
4. Mary Outlaw
married by 1675 Thomas Bell, Gent
5. Robert Outlaw of Kerdiston
6. Charles Outlaw, Gent d 1657/8 single person
7. Edward Outlaw, mercer of Norwich d March 1658 single person


“Wichingham Parish — Cleyhall. In 1477-8 John Berney, Esquire of Wichingham, died seized of this manor. John Berney was Lord in the reign of Henry VIII (1509 etc) and left it to his son John. In 1562, Martyn Berney, Esquire, son of Robert, held his first court as Lord of Cleyhall, Robert, his father having died possessed of it. In 1598, Martyn Berney and Margaret his wife, Christopher Grimston of Grey’s Inn and Elizabeth, his wife, daughter of Martyn Berney, conveyed it by fine to William Collins who conveyed it also the same year.
It then passed to the Outlaws, Thomas Outlawe was living in 1620 and by Mary, his wife, daughter of Cory, was the father of Ralph Outlawe, who married
(1st) Elizabeth Kemp, sister of Sir Robert Kemp of Spain’s Hall, by whom he had a son Thomas and married (2nd) Sarah Hunt, daughter of William Hunt, Esquire of Hilderston (son of Sir Thomas Hunt) by whom he had a son Ralph who married (1st) Wisula Brown daughter of Richard Brown of Fulmerston: and married (2nd) Elizabeth Adams, daughter of Robert Adams of Norwich. He died about 1670 leaving part of his estate to Brown of Saxthrop, and part to Elizabeth, his wife, who as a widow, held her first court in March 1670. She afterwards married Gyles Cutting, an Attorney. (Blomefield’s History of Norfolk).” ??

 


 

Thomas Outlaw ca 1570 – 1633 | his parents
& Margaret [Mary] Cory | her parents
of Little Wichingham, England


 

This is my working hypothesis – the way I see it as of this moment!!


 

Thomas Outlaw married Margaret [Mary] daughter of Francis Cory of Brameston.

Thomas Outlaw came to the Lordship of the Manor of Cleyhall [Wichingham Parish] ca 1598.

Thomas Outlaw was granted Arms and Crest in June 1613.

In memory of Thos. Outlawe, the elder, gent; who died July 3, 1633.

Children of Thomas Outlaw and Margaret Cory:
1. Ralph Outlaw
2. Thomas Outlaw of Kerdiston ca 1600 – 15 May 1650
ts at Wichingham left property to his brother Ralph
3. Anne Outlaw
4. Elizabeth Outlaw

?? 1. Thomas Outlawe (to whom was granted arms and crest) and Margaret his wife, daughter of Francis Cory of Brameston, and their children, Roger, Thomas, Anne, and Elizabeth.


Ralph Outlawe ca 1545 – 1xxx | his parents
& Amye Bevis | her parents
of Little Wichingham, County Norfolk, England


This is my working hypothesis – the way I see it as of this moment!!


 

Ralph Outlaw of Little Wichingham born ca 1545 married Amy, daughter and heiress of John Bevis of Little Wichingham

Children of Ralph Outlaw and Amye Bevis:
1. Thomas Outlawe
married Margaret Cory
2. Amye Outlawe
married George Southgate of Reefham
3. Mary Outlawe
married Thomas Allen of Great Wichingham
4. Margaret Outlawe
married John Goodge of St James in Suffolk
5. Elizabeth Outlawe
married Robert Allen of Norwick
6. Ralph Outlawe
7. Simon Outlawe


“The Visitation of Norfolk for 1613 includes Ralph Outlawe of Little Wichingham (son of Thomas) and Amye his wife, daughter and heir of John Bevis of Little Wichingham and their children as follows:
1. Thomas Outlawe (to whom was granted arms and crest) and Margaret his wife, daughter of Francis Cory of Brameston, and their children, Roger, Thomas, Anne, and Elizabeth.
2. Amye Outlawe, wife of George Southgate of Reefeham
3. Mary Outlawe, wife of Thomas Allen of Great Wichingham
4. Margaret Outlawe, wife of John Goodge of St James in Suffolk
5. Elizabeth Outlawe, wife of Robert Allen of Norwick
6. Ralph Outlawe
7. Simon Outlawe
This Visitation also includes John Outlawe of East Derham and Margery, his wife, second daughter of William Walshe, by Olive, his second wife, and their children as follows: John, Catherine, Joane, and Cecilly. (Harleian Soc. -Vol. 32)”

 


Thomas Outlawe ca 1520 – 15xx | his parents
of County Norfolk, England


This is my working hypothesis – the way I see it as of this moment!!


 

Son of Thomas Outlaw:
1. Ralph Outlaw

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