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date: 02 March 2021

Rookwood, Ambroselocked

(c. 1578–1606)
  • Mark Nicholls


Rookwood, Ambrose (c. 1578–1606), conspirator, was the second of four sons born to Robert Rookwood (d. 17 Feb 1600) of Stanningfield, Suffolk, and his second wife, Dorothea (or Dorothy) Drury (d. 1602), daughter of Sir William Drury of Hawsted, in the same county. The marriage of ...

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