1660 Info 2: Cromptons of the Restoration
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Thomas CROMPTON - their first son
Thomas the eldest son of Robert and Ann HALDENBY was born in 1619. He married Mary Remington, of Lund, and lived in Hutton Cranswick. He died on 15 September 1666.
The Inner Temple Admissions Database records that Thomas CROMPTON, gentleman, son and heir apparent of Robert CROMPTON, an armiger (an 'armour bearer for a knight - a squire, or a person entitled to heraldic arms') of Great Driffield, Yorkshire was admitted to the Inn on 7 November 1639.
Their grand daughter, Elizabeth CROMPTON
On 2 October 1702 Elizabeth, the wife of Thomas Holmes of Beverley gent., was the surviving daughter of Thomas CROMPTON esq. dec‘d. [and Mary Remington]) and release to lead in Hutton and Skerne. [HUMAD reference DDSY/34/96]
Their grandson Thomas, born 1642
John Venn's Alumni Cantabrigenses, Part 1 page 422 published in 1922 gives a brief detail of Thomas' academic achievement at Cambridge.
A Fellow Commoner was the first of three ranks in which students were matriculated.
Matriculation: the formal admission of a student into a University as distinct from his admission to a College.
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