Name: Christopher LOCKE 1
Birth: ABT 1570 in Pilrow near Loxton, Axbridge, Somerset, England
Death: ABT 1640
Pilrow was a medieval canal that cut from the Brue River at Mark Wedmore to the Axe River at Rooksbridge near Loxton. Presumably a hamlet by that name is along the canal.
Christopher was grandfather of the famous philosopher John Locke.
The following is copied from a website entitled "Locke Family Outline in England", developed by Kingsley Locke, at http://kingsley.locke.net/gen/locke/locke-2.htm.
Christopher Locke b.________ lived at Pilrow (near Loxton) d._____
m.___________ (b._________) on ________
1.Sarah Locke b.1587
m.Nicholas Davies (b.1695) and came to Boston in 1635 on the ship
Planter. Lived first at Woburn.
2.Christopher Locke b. Mar 25,1593 at Pilrow
3.John Locke bapt Aug 1,1595; became Church Warden, Parish of Mark,
then Captain of the Foot Guard in civil wars of Charles I.
m._________Bernard (b._________) on __________
1)_______ died in infancy
2)John Locke b.Aug 29 1632 who became THE Philosopher,
d.Oct 28 1704 at Oates, Surrey More info
3)_______ Locke b.
1.Peter King b.1659 (Lord High Chancellor of England)
4.Honour Locke bapt Aug 21 1597
m. Francis Shepard, of Mark
5.Christian Locke bapt Jul 3,1601
6.Lewis Locke bapt Jul 13 1606 bur. Taunton, St. Mary Magdalen Mar 27 1692
m2.__________ (by 4 wives had 35 children)
7.William Locke b.________ mariner
m. Elizabeth ______ (see below)
Father: Matthew LOCKE b: ABT 1545 in London, Middlesex, England
Mother: Eleasar b: ABT 1545
- John LOCKE , Capt b: BEF 1 AUG 1585 in Pilrow near Loxton, Axbridge, Somerset, England
- William LOCKE , Mariner b: 1602 in Pilrow near Loxton, Axbridge, Somerset, England
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