Selected Schueth_Rice_Families and Individuals

Notes


John Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
" JOHN,8 b. about 1577; d. in 1635; m. about 1601 ANNE --, who survived him. He succeeded to part of his father's lands in Youlgreave. On 6 Oct. 1617 a final concord was made between Richard Garratt, querent, and John Sheldon and Anne, his wife, deforciants, concerning 4 acres of arable land, 1 acre of meadow, 4 acres of pasture, and common of pasture for one ox and fifteen sheep in Youlgreave, co. Derby, with a warranty by the deforciants against themselves and the heirs of the said john against Elizabeth Sheldon, mother of the said John, and her heirs, and against Sir William Knyveton, Bart., and Maud, his wife, and his heirs. On 6 Oct. 1626 a final concord was made between John Bridden and Samuel Roberts querents, and John Sheldon, Sr., and Anne, his wife, and John Sheldon Jr., deforciants, concerning two cottages and 28 acres of land in Youlgreave. (Feet of Fines, Derbyshire Michaelmas Term 15 James I, and Michaelmas Term, 2 Charles I.) On 6 May 1835 administration on the estate of John Sheldon was granted to his son Richard Sheldon, the widow Anne renouncing. (Lichfield Administrations, 5, bundle for 1635.)
Children:
1. John,9 b. about 1602.
2. Richard, b. about 1605. He was administrator of his father's estate in 1635."


John Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
" John,9 b. about 1602. He joined with his parents as deforciant of property in Youlgreave on 6 Oct. 1626; and on 20 Jan. 1637/8 a fine was levied between Francis Fox, querent, and John Sheldon, deforciant, concerning a dwelling house, three cottages, and 21 acres in Youlgreave. (Feet of Fines, Derbyshire, Michaelmas Term, 2 Charles 1, and Hilary Term, 13 Charles I.) On 25 Jan. 1648/9 John Sheldon Youlgreave, co. Derby, aged 47 )ears, deposed at Bakewell in a suit of the attorney general of the Duchy of Lancaster v. Walton and others. (Depositions in the Duchy of Lancaster, 24 Charles 1, no. 2.)"


Richard Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
"Richard, b. about 1605. He was administrator of his father's estate in 1635."


George Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
"GEORGE, b. about 1580; living in 1624; m. ---.
Child:
1. Hugh9 b. about 1608. As "Hugh Sheldon, Sen.," he was taxed for one hearth at Youlgreave in the hearth tax of 1663."


Hugh Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
"Hugh9 b. about 1608. As "Hugh Sheldon, Sen.," he was taxed for one hearth at Youlgreave in the hearth tax of 1663."


Richard Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
"RICHARD, b. about 1582; d. between 1617 and 1624; m. ELIZABETH ---. Three children."


Anne Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 391
"ANNE, b. about 1585; m. FRANCIS CARRINGTON."


Hugh Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 392-393
"15. i. HUGH,9 b. about 1605."
"15. HUGH9 SHELDON (Henry,8 Hugh,7 Hugh6 Hugh,5 Hugh,4 Richard,3 Hugh,2 Richard1), of Monyash, in Bakewell, co. Derby, yeoman, born about 1605, died in the summer of 1659. He married, about 1629, DOROTHY ---, who was living in 1663, when, as "Mrs. Dorothy Sheldon," she was assessed for one hearth in Monyash in the hearth tax of that year. He appears as his father's successor in the ninth generation of the Sheldon pedigree in the Visitation of 1662.
On 8 June 1629 a final concord was made between Hugh Sheldon, querent, and Thomas, Agnes, and James Trubshawe, deforciants, concerning a dwelling house and 32 acres in Monyash and Flagg, Co. Derby, the consideration being £41. (Feet of Fines, Derbyshire, Trinity Term, 5 Charles I.)
On 21 Jan. 1636/7 a final Concord was made between Hugh Sheldon, querent, and William Boam, deforciant, concerning 10 acres of land in Monyash. (1b., Hilary Term. 12 Charles I.)
On 21 June 1647 a final Concord was made between Hugh Sheldon, querent, and Thomas Newton and his wife Gertrude, William Frost and his wife Anne, and Thomas Boam and his wife Alice, deforciants, concerning a dwelling house, two gardens, and 65 acres in Monyash and Hartington, the consideration being £100. (1b., Trinity Term, 23 Charles I.)
Besides these fines by which Hugh Sheldon acquired lands, he also joined with his father as a deforciant (or grantor) of lands in 1629 and 1637. (Vide supra, No. 13.)
In the subsidy of 17 Charles I [1641] Hugh Sheldon was assessed at Ashford in Derbyshire 16s. on lands valued at £2. (Lay Subsidies, 94/373.)
The Will of HUGH SHELDON of Monyash, co. Derby, yeoman, dated 20 May 1659. To my wife Dorothy a dwelling house in Monyash, etc., for life, with remainder to my son Richard Sheldon. To my wife Dorothy and my daughter Dorothy Sheldon all the goods I had of my aunt Dorothy Leigh, and also £100 I had from her will. To my son Richard Sheldon another dwelling house, he to pay my daughter Dorothy Sheldon £50 at her marriage or when she be twenty-one. To Hugh Sheldon, my son and heir, the mansion where I now dwell and all my other lands in Monyash, etc. Executors: my wife Dorothy and my sons Hugh and Richard Sheldon. Witnesses: Ralph Rhodes, Thomas Roam, William Buxton. Proved 21 Sept. 1659 by Hugh Sheldon, the other executors renouncing. (P. C. C., Pelt, 478.)
Children:
i. HUGH,10 b. about 1630; d. unm. between 1659 and 1662.
ii. RICHARD, b. about 1632; dead in 1671; m. 15 Jan. 1662/3, REBECCA SHAW
*For Richard 10 and Hugh 11 Sheldon see Familiae Minorum Gentium. vol. 1. pp. 327-329 (Pub lications of the Harleiaon Society, vol. 37).
iii. DOROTHY, living unm. in 1659."


Hugh Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 392-393
"HUGH,10 b. about 1630; d. unm. between 1659 and 1662. He is called eldest son and heir and is also named an executor in his father's will of 1659."


Dorothy Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 395
"DOROTHY, living unm. in 1659"
DWS note: in her father's will dated May 20, 1659 she is not yet age 21 thus deduced she was born after 1638.


Jane Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394
"JANE9 b. about 1600; m. at Bakewell, 9 July 1620, WILLIAM WRIGHT. In the hearth tax of 1663 he is enrolled at Ashford in Derbyshire and is assessed for one hearth.
Children (surname Wright):
1. William, b. about 1622.
2. Thomas.
3. John."


William Wright

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394


Thomas Wright

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394


John Wright

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394


Samuel Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 396-397
" SAMUEL, b. about 1632; bur. at Ashover, co. Derby, 31 Jan. 1684/5, aged about 53 years; m. about 1656 DOROTHY ---, who was bur. at Ashover 6 Jan. 1701/2. He received a bequest of £4 by the will of his grandfather, Arthur Sheldon of Ashford (No. 14), dated 10 June 1651. In 1657 he and his brother, Solomon Sheldon, settled in Ashover, co. Derby, a parish about ten miles southeast from Ashford, where he had children baptized between 1657 and 1668. In the hearth tax of 1663 Samuel Sheldon was assessed at Ashover for one hearth. (Hearth Tax for Derbyshire, 1663, in Lay Subsidies, in the Public Record Office, London.)
Children, b. at Ashover:
1. Mary,11 bapt. 13 July 1657; m. at Ashover, 9 Sept. 1688, John Roades.
2. Arthur, b. about 1660. 'An infant boy of Arthur Sheldon buried 26 April 1689.' (Ashover registers.)
3. Frances, bapt. 16 Mar. 1663/4; bur. at Ashover 18 May 1664.
4. Sarah, bapt. 16 Nov. 1666.
5. Samuel, bapt. 22 Sept. 1668; bur. at Ashover 13 June 1679."


Frances Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 396-397


Sarah Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 396-397


Samuel Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 396-397


Anne Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394
"ANNE, b. about 1612; m. at Bakewell, 24 May 1635, RALPH WHITE. They resided in Sheldon, where he was assessed for two hearths in the hearth tax of 1663."


Elizabeth Sheldon

DWS: from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, 1847-1994 Vol 80 pg 378-401
The Sheldons of Bakewell, Derbyshire, England and Isaac Sheldon of New England by J Gardner Bartlett of Boston, Mass: pg 394
"ELIZABETH, b. about 1615; m. WILLIAM LOWE of Ashford, who was assessed there for two hearths in the hearth tax of 1663."