4110. John KILLINGWORTH was born in 1547. He died on 23 May 1617 in Pampisford, Cambs. He was buried in May 1617 in Pampisford, Cambs. John married Beatrice ALINGTON before 26 Feb 1579.
John had a will 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 on 1 Apr 1617 in Pampisford, Cambs. His will was proved 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 on 21 Jun 1617 in Prerogative Court of Canterbury. [Parents]
BIOGRAPHY: Landowner and armiger. Named as sole executor in will of father Richard Killingworth in 1586. Named in will of Sir Giles Alington (d.1586). Inherited gold ring. memorial inscription in Pampisford church reads: “Here lyeth the bodye of John Killingworth, esquier, whoe was twise married; his former wife was Beatrix daughter of Robert Allington of Horseheath, by whome he had twoe sons and fower daughters; the latter was Elizabeth daughter of William Cheyney esquire, by whome he had thre sonnes and fower daughters. He died the 23 of Maye anno 1617 aetatis suae 70. A husband, father, friend he was, above All the exceptions envye wonte to take; He justsis did because he did it love, And goodnes loved only for goodnes sake. So lived he, that, the period drawing nigh Of his spent life, he feared not to dye.”