29 May 2012, 8:18 p.m. - Terry Foreman

Thomas Jeffries. Edith Pepys (b. 1591), first cousin of Pepys's father, had married John Williams of Cottenham and their daughter had married one Jeffrey; possibly the Westminster apothecary 'Jefferies' ahom Pepys refers t5o as a 'kinsman'. He was Thomas Jefferies, made free[man] of the Society of Apocatheries of London in 1652 and married at St Olave's Jewry in 1665. (L&M Companion ) Pepys reports (Nov. 3, 1667) "we had much discourse of Cottenhamshire....)


Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.


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