BLOUNT, Walter*, Sir
(Abt 1577-1654)


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1. WYLDE, Elizabeth*

BLOUNT, Walter*, Sir

  • Born: Abt 1577, Sodington, Worcestershire, England
  • Marriage (1): WYLDE, Elizabeth* on 2 Nov 1602 in Sodington, Worcestershire, England
  • Died: 9 Dec 1654, Paignton, Devonshire, England

  Birth Notes:

Walter Blount b ca 1577 in Sodington, Worcester, England, d 9 Dec 1654 in Paignton, Devonshire, England, bur 29 Aug 1654 [unlikely] (LDS Ancestral File)


  Noted events in his life were:

1. Story. The Blount Baronetcy of Sodington, [Mamble] in the County of Worcester , was created in the Baronetage of England on 5 October 1642 for Walter Blount , High Sheriff of Worcestershire in 1619 and Member of Parliament for Droitwich from 1624 to 1625. He later fought as a Royalist in the Civil War . He was captured in 1645 and imprisoned in the Tower of London. In 1652 he was convicted of treason and his estates at Sodington Hall , Worcestershire, and at Mawley Hall , Shropshire were sequestered. The family recovered the estates after the Restoration of Charles II. (from wikipedia "Blount Baronets" entry, citing "A History of the County of Worcester Vol 4" (1924) pp285-289 from British History Online)


Walter* married Elizabeth* WYLDE, daughter of Family WYLDE and Unknown, on 2 Nov 1602 in Sodington, Worcestershire, England. (Elizabeth* WYLDE was born about 1581 in Droitwich, Worcester, England, died on 23 Apr 1656 in Mawley Hall, Worcester, England and was buried on 25 Apr 1656 in Mamble, Worcester, England.)

  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Story, 2 Nov 1602, Sodington, Worcestershire, England. Walter Blount m 2 Nov 1602 to Elizabeth Wylde in Sodington, Worcester, England (LDS Ancestry File)

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