Of Elisabeth Protheroe

Mother of Lucy Walter

b. c.1621 d. 8 February 1656 (ns)

Daughter of John Protheroe and Elenor Vaughan

Sister of Richard, Margaret, Anne and six others

Married to William Walter of Roche Castle

Children by William; Richard, Justus(?) and Lucy

Moved to Covent Garden in 1638 [WOM41] with family after a scandal involving her husband, the maid and two bastard children. This was 1636 and those children joined Elisabeth’s in London.

Elisabeth was the heiress of the estate of Jasper White worth £600 a year [WOM34]