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Richard Hatchett[1]

Male Abt 1500 - Yes, date unknown

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  • Born  Abt 1500 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Yes, date unknown 
    • Wealthy farmer in Peplow, Salop County, England. Leased the estates of Sir Robert Vernon, of Hodnett, owner of all Peplow and Ellerdine. (Vernon is a character in Shakespeare's Henry IV). Moved to Shrewsbury before his lease expired because of the plunder by the armies engaged in fighting at the time. Purchased several properties and became Burgess. Assisted in playing host to the Kings and Queens attending agricultural fairs popular at Shrewsbury in the 16th Century. Aided in repairing Shrewsbury castle which was admired by Charles I.
    Person ID  I479  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2011 

     1. John Hatchett,   b. 1540,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Stephen Hatchett,   b. Abt 1545,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified  13 Feb 2011 
    Family ID  F213  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] "The Hatchett Family Genealogy," chart, Hines Hatchett, (compiled and printed in 1957), copies of chart in possession of Jane Harrell Lambert, Pat Curnane, and Gail Rich Nestor.