Birth: About 1555, Royston, Hertsfordshire, England.
Death: Before 4 DEC 1616, England
Burial: London England, Feb 1608
Children: Seven Children
Generation: Second Generation In England
He was born about the year 1555 In Royston, Hertsfordshire, England. He married Margaret Brooke the daughter of John Brooke of London. He was nathaniel Foote's uncle. John was a citizen and Grocer of London. He died about the year 1616 and was buried at London England. John was married in the year 1581. His wife died about the year 1634 and is buried at St. Benets Grace Church in London. They had six children.
Children of John Foote and Margaret Brooke are:
(11) i Sir Thomas Foote, Knight and Citizen of London
Born about 1592; Free of the Company of Grocers, London he was:
** Sheriff of London, in 1645-46.
** He became Alderman of Broad street, 16 May 1643, and of Coleman street, 1648 till displaced;
** He wasLord Mayor of London, 1649-50;
** M.P. for London, 1654-55, and 1656-58;
** He was Knighted, by the Protector Cromwell, 5 Dec. 1657
** He was Member of the Council of State, 1 Jan. to 1 April 1660, and having, presumably, been again Knighted by the King, was crowned. a Baronet. 2 Aug. 1660.
He died October 12, 1687, 96 yrs. Sir Thomas was buried in the Parish Church of All Saints in West Ham in the year 1687. The church has a monument placed in his honor.
Sir Thomas Foote was a first cousin to Nathaniel the Settler. He was married in 1625 to Elizabeth Boddicott who was the widow of Augustine Boddicott.
SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1903; Vol. III; page 129
(--)ii John Foote Born after 1595.
(12) iii Samual Foote Born after 1596.
(13) iv Elizabeth Foote Born about 1582; died before October 31, 1617.
(14) v Susan Foote Born after 1595.
(--) vi Pricilla Foote Born after 1595; Married. (1) RICHARD GARFORD; Married (2) ROBERT CLEMENT, about 1616; Died before 1634.
(15) vii Ellen Foote Born after 1595.
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