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John Roberts and Cassandra ap Rhese

He was of Woolaston, Gloucestershire, England.

He married Cassandra ap RHESE.

Cassandra ap RHESE (PRICE).
Born about 1530; the daughter of William ap RHESE (or Price) and Elizabeth LATIMER.

She married (1) John Roberts of Wolastone" who was the first of four husbands.

She married (2?) Adlard Welby (b. 1507 in ,,,Eng ) about 1558-1569.

She died 22 Feb 1589-1590 at Gedney, Lincolnshire., England.

In "The Visitation of Huntingdonshire" (1613), Camden Society, London (1849), p. 31 (pedigree of AP RHESE), there is a reference to a "John Roberts of Wolastone" who was the first of four husbands of Cassandra ap Rhese, the daughter of William ap Rhese (or Price), who was the son and heir of Robert and his wife Joan (the daughter of John Otter), and of Elizabeth, daughter and sole heir of Robert Latimer of Duntish. Robert ap Rhese was the son of Isaac & Joane, sister of Sir Reginald Bray, Knight & Counsellor to King Henry VII. Isaac was the son of Juon ap Rhese and a daughter and co-heir of Wonton. Juon was the son of Mathew ap Rhese of Lan in Brecknock and of a daughter and heir of Radnall. And finally, Mathew was the son of Juon and a daughter and heire of Cradock. The pedigree also gives a long ascent of Joane Otter from Richard Washingley, who is mentioned in 1366.(S1).

CHILDREN of John ROBERTS and Cassandra ap RHESE:
  1. (Governor) Thomas ROBERTS. Born about 1600 at Woolaston, Worcestershire, England. He married Rebecca HILTON in 1627 at Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire. He died 27 September 1673.

Adlard WELBY

CHILDREN of Cassandra ap RHESE and Adlard WELBY:
  1. William Welby Sir b. About 1559