Thomas Cornwallis  25
- Born: Abt 1520, Brome, Hartismere, Brome, Hartismere, 25
- Marriage: Anne Jerningham  [L8B8-G2L] before 1540 in Somerleyton, Suffolk, England
- Died: 24 Dec 1604, Brome Hall, Eye, Suffolk, England about age 84 25
FamilySearch ID: LVMC-PW2.
Sir Thomas Cornwallis, PC (1554-58); helped suppress Ket's Rebellion 15 49 and Wyatt's Rebellion 1554; Sheriff of Norfolk and Suffolk; Treasur er of Calais 1554, MP Suffolk 1557-58, Comptroller Household to 1558; bui lt Brome Hall, Norfolk, which
was substantially remodelled on behalf of the 2nd Marquess Cornwallis in t he early 19th century by George Wyatt and pulled down 1963; m. Anne, daugh ter of Sir John Jerningham, and d. 24 Dec 1604. [Burke's Peerage]
Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley E ditor-in-Chief, 1999
Cornwallis, Sir Charles
Thomas, Sir Thomas
From: British History Online
ource: Index A-C. Calendar of State Papers Domestic: James I, 1603-1 610, Mary Anne Everett Green (Editor) (1857).
RL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.asp?compid=15046&strquer y=ate: 07/05/2004
Copyright 2003 University of London & History of Parliament Trust
See his biography.
Thomas married Anne Jerningham  [L8B8-G2L] [MRIN: 394], daughter of John of Somerleyton Jerningham  [LCJ4-M3Y] and Bridget Drury  [L83M-WG7], before 1540 in Somerleyton, Suffolk, England. (Anne Jerningham  [L8B8-G2L] was born on 28 Jun 1516 in Somerleyton, Yarmouth, Suffolk, England.)