'Tate1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Tate of Coventry, Tate of De La Pre (Delapre) Abbey, Tate of London, Tate of Stretton
[Much of what was originally on Tate1 has been moved to Tate2 to facilitate expansion.]

Commoners reports that "This family is mentioned in deeds relating to Coventry, as early as the reign of Henry III" who r. 1216-1272.
John Tate of Coventry (a temp Richard II who r. 1377-1399)
1. John Tate of Coventry
  m. Margaret
  A. Thomas Tate of Calais
i. Sir Robert Tate of Stockbury (Kent), Sheriff then Lord Mayor of London (a 1481, 1488)
  m. Margery Wood (d 1511, dau of Richard Wood, Mayor of Coventry, by Margery (who m2. Sir William Taylor, Lord Mayor of London))
  a. John Tate of Clerkenwell (d 1521)
  m. Margaret Fitzherbert
  (1) Margaret Tate (dsp)
  m. Edward Tyrrell of Beches
  (2)+ other issue (dsp) - Francis, Jeremy
  b. Bridget Tate
  m. John Pauncefort of Hasfield
  c. Elizabeth Tate
  m. John Beaufoy of Edmonscote (d 1516)
d.+ other issue - Sir Richard (dsp 27.03.1554), Robert (dsp 1508), Margery
  ii. Sir John Tate, Sheriff then Lord Mayor of London (d 1514)
  m. Magdalen Harpden of Wales (d 1517)
  a. Thomas Tate
  m. Elizabeth
  (1) Anthony Tate (dsp)
  (2) Margaret Tate
  m. Rowland Lytton of Knebworth, Governor of Boulogne
b. Anthony Tate
  c. Sir Bartholomew Tate (d 1533, Vice Marshal of Calais)
  m. Anne Saunders (dau of Lawrence Saunders of Harrington, relict of ?? Wadham)
  (1) Bartholomew Tate of De La Pre Abbbey (d 1601)
  m1. (sp) Eleanor Pauncefort (dau of John Pauncefort of Hasfield, cousin)
m2. Dorothy Tanfield (d 1591, dau of Francis Tanfield of Gayton)
  (A) Sir William Tate of De la Pre Abbey & Whitley (d 1617)
  m. (1597) Elizabeth Zouche (dau/coheir of Edward, 11th Lord Zouche of Baryngworth)
  (B) Dorothy Tate
  m. Robert Tanfield of Gayton
(C) Jane Tate
  m. Richard Fitzherbert of Shilton
  (D) Anne Tate
  m. Sir Thomas Tresham of Newton
  (E) Martha Tate
  m. Sir John Ouseley of Courtenhall
  (F)+ other issue (d young) - Bartholomew, Lewis
  (2) Anthony Tate of Hoby (Leicestershire) & Stretton-super-Dunsmore (Warwickshire) (d 02.04.1589)
  m. Margaret Digby (d 1581, dau of John Digby of Welby, m2. Richard Stanley of Sutton Bonnington)
  (A) George Tate of Stretton-super-Dunsmore & Sutton Bonnington (b 1575)
  m. Barbara Stanley (dau of Richard Stanley of Sutton Bonnington)
  (B) Sanders Tate
  m. Richard Butler of Preston Capes
  B. Sir John Tate, Sheriff then Lord Mayor of London (a 1464, 1473)
  i. John Tate of London (d 1507)
  m. Elizabeth
  a.+ issue - Robert, Thomas

Main source(s): Commoners (vol 2, Tate of Burleigh Park)
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