John WILBUR [Parents] was born 1 about 1502 in Colchester, Essex, England, United Kingdom. John married Alice SMITH.
JOHN2 WILBORE, JR. (? Thomas1), of Colchester, was born, we will say, about 1502. He married ALICE SMITH, sister of Edward Smith who married Ursula, and Robert Smith, all formerly of Hadleigh, co. Suffolk.
John2 Wilbore, Jr., was owner of Le stone house in 1535, which was opposite, or across the street from the old town hail since torn down and replaced by the present town haIl. This building with grounds was sold back and forth by John2 and Nicholas2 Wilbore and wife Ann of Braintree.
He is generally given as John Wilbore, Junior, tayler, but was named as wool draper in the court rolls of 1529.
John2 Wilbore, Jr., had no will, but his wife Alice made her will on 20 Dec. 1571 (See will No. 3). In it she names her children, William, Edward, Alice, Margaret, John, Thomas, Robert, and Richard Wilbore, and her brother, Robert Smith.