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    Nazareth Newton

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    • 6th Great-grandmother of Charles Darwin — 9th Generation
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    • Apr 1583 
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    • A Peerage published by John Burke in 1832 give Nazaret Newton's father as Sir John Newton of Barr's Court in Somersetshire. However, Sir Bernard Burke published a Peerage in 1866 that states is was Sir Henry Newton, Knt. Later Peerages by other publishers seem to support Sir John Newton and Margaret Poyntz as her parents.

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    • Thomas Southwell

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  • Sources for Nazareth Newton

    • 1 Blomefield, Francis, An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk, Vol. 5, London: W. Whittingham and R. Baldwin (1775), 1238.
    • 2 Burke, Sir Bernard, A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the Britis h Empire, London: Harrison, Bookseller to her Majesty and H.R.H. the Prince of Wales (1866), 415.
    • 3 Goldring, Elizabeth, et. al., John Nichols's The Progresses and Public Processions of Queen Elizabeth I: A New Edition of t he Early . . ., Vol. 5, Oxford: Oxford University Press (2014), i. 394n, ii. 53, 127 351, 530, iii. 7.
    • 4 Hammer, Paul E. J., The Polarisation of Elizabethan Politics: The Political Career of Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl o f Essex, 1585-1597, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (1999), 95.
    • 5 Simpson, Sue, Sir Henry Lee (1533-1611): Elizabethan Courtier, Surrey, England: Ashgate Publishing Ltd. (2014), 143.