Name: John Harvey or Harvy 1
Occupation: Put on celebration for Sir George Carey in 1596?
MEM: Salisbury Cathedral, Wilts? MI
Change Date: 25 AUG 2010
A John Harvey of Alvington, IoW was born abt 1545*, son of John Harvey of Alvington and Dowsabel, dau of daughter of Sir George Oglander and Elizabeth White.
He had a dau Elinor who married Walter Jacobs in 1586. [The year that Elizabeth Harvey, wife of William Anketill, is said to have been born - so making it likely that he was also the father of John, father of Elizabeth...]
2 Sep 1593. Licence, for John Harvy the elder and John Harvey the younger, to alienate lands in Carisbrooke in the Isle of Wight, Hants, to Edward Richardes.
(Newsletter? of Society for the Study of Egyptian Antiquities - 2000. Page 4.)
On 1 March 1576/7 John Harvey of Alvington leased land in Carisbrooke for 1,000 years to Mark Harley.
(Referred to in Marriage Settlement of Samuel Rolleston of Southampton, esq., and Elizabeth Carr of Newcastle upon Tyne, in 1773.)
A Lease of 4 Dec 1574, of land in the manor of Whatchingwell, Shalfleet, IoW, refers to:
(1) John Cheeke of Boscombe, Wilts., gent.
(2) John Harvie of Alvington, p. Caresbrooke, I.W., gent.
Edward Harvie, the second son of the said John Harvie
John Harvie, the son and heir apparent of the said John Harvie the elder.
Is this him?
In the centre of the nave of Salisbury Cathedral are the following inscriptions with no dates:
On a black marble : Catherine Harvey, Widow of John Harvey, Esq. of Alvington, in the Isle of Whight.
On a white marble : Edward, Son of John Harvey, aforesaid.
Father: John Harvey
Mother: Dowsabel Oglander
- John Harvey or Harvy
- Title: Visitation of the County of Dorset, 1623
Author: Ed. by John Paul Ryland
Publication: The Harleian Society, 1885
Text: by Henry St. George and Sampson Lennard