William Davenport - St Cuthbert - Doveridge, Derbyshire
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N 52° 54.254 W 001° 49.916
30U E 578560 N 5862255
Quick Description: Davenport coats of arms on the memorial monument to William Davenport and his wife Mary in the chancel of St Cuthbert's church, Doveridge.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/9/2019 5:53:20 AM
Waymark Code: WM10Q2R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Davenport coats of arms on the memorial monument to William Davenport and his wife Mary in the chancel of St Cuthbert's church, Doveridge.
Several COA of Davenport, and also the combined Davenport / Milward COA from his marriage to Mary.

"William Davenport and Marie Milward were married at her parish of Doveridge, Derbyshire on 12 January 1631.

William Davenport of Henbury was buried at Doveridge, Derbyshire, on 25 June 1640. He and his wife have a memorial in the church:

To the memory of William Devenport of Henbury in the County of Chester, Esqr who by Mary his wife had issue William Grace Issabel Thomazen and died 24th June in the 37 year of his age.
Sacred to the memory of Mary the eldest daughter of Thomas Milward of Eaton Dovedale in the County of Derby, Kt, Justice of Chester and his wife of seven years of William Devenport of Henbury whom corsum'd to death on Epiphany 1639."

SOURCE - (visit link)
Bearer of Coat of Arms: Burgher (used by famous commoner)

Full name of the bearer: William Davenport

Where is Coat of Arms installed (short description) ?:
south wall of chancel


Material / Design: Stone

Blazon (heraldic description):
Ar. a chev. betw. three crosses crosslet fitchee sa


Address:
St Cuthbert Church Lane Doveridge, Derbyshire England DE6 5NP


Web page about the structure where is Coat of Arms installed (if exists): [Web Link]

Web page about the bearer of Coat of Arms (if exists): Not listed

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