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Holme, Randle, c 1601-1659 (genelaogist and herald)



  • Existence: c 1601 - 1659


Randle Holme (c.1601-59), genealogist, deputy herald of College of Arms for Lancashire, Mayor of Chester, 1643-44. It is however possible that the roll was written by his father, Randle Holme (1571-1655), genealogist, deputy herald of the College of Arms in Cheshire, Lancashire and North Wales, Mayor of Chester, 1633-34

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Pedigree of Bostock family of Chester, 1634

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Hengrave 70/1
Scope and Contents Parchment roll, pedigree of Bostock family from Hugh Fitz Richard, Lord of Bostock, father of the Saxon Osmer, traditional founder of the Bostock family, to Richard, son of Nathaniel Bostock, physician, of Whitchurch, with a few later notes in another hand; pen and colour wash coats of arms. Inscribed at the foot 'This pedegre being a branch of Bostock lyne, was colected out of Bostocke of Bostocke descent and others of ye same familey, by Randle Holme of the Citty of Chester deputy to ye...
Dates: 1634
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