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JOHN THOMPSON (d. 1626) of Little Preston
John Thompson, gentleman of Little Preston, died on 6 Nov 1626 in London. [Ref] Little Preston was a hamlet in the parish of Preston Capes. [Ref] He married second Alice Freeman. [Ref]
John Tompson signed his will on 6 Nov 1626; it was proved on 11 Apr 1627. [Ref] In his will, he mentions his wife Alice and his son Thomas Tompson, who was not yet 21. He mentions his other children, but does not give their names. He also mentions his brother-in-law William Spencer, a minister, and his brother-in-law Henry Freeman, gentleman. [Ref]
John and Alice's childrens' baptisms are recorded in Preston Capes and they are all called children of John and Alice. [Ref]
Children of John Thompson and Alice Freeman:
DOROTHY THOMPSON (bp. 1624)
Parents: John Thompson and Alice Freeman
Dorothy Thompson was baptised on 15 Jul 1624 in Preston Capes. [Ref][Ref] She married Thomas Parke in Roxbury. [Ref]
Roberts, Gary Boyd, "The New England Ancestry of H.R.H. The Princess of Wales," New England Historical and Genealogical Register 136, 1982, 85-103, additions on p. 335.
Torrey, Clarence Almon, "Alice (Freeman) (Tompson) Parke," The American Genealogist 13, 1936, 1-8.
Weis, Frederick Lewis, The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999.