Birth: 1540 - Circa
Place or Registered Place of Birth: Rouen, Seine Maritime, Haute Normandie, France
Baptism: Not Known
Place of Baptism: Not Known
Death: 1580 - Circa
Place or Registered Place of Death: Ibstock, Leicestershire
Date of Burial: 28 August 1580
Place of Burial: Ibstock, Leicestershire
Father: Not Known
Mother: Not Known
Date of Marriage: 1558 - Circa
Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Ibstock, Leicestershire
This family was seated at Ibstock in 1409, as shown by a deed of that date containing the names of Thomas and John Paget. Valerian Paget d. at Ibstock in 1580, leaving, by Anne his wife, two sons, Richard, who d. unm., 1581, and Leonard Paget, Esq. of Ibstock, who (besides four daus.) had a son, Thomas Paget.
Valerian Paget, a French Protestant refugee, settled in Leicestershire in the reign of Queen Elizabeth, and founded a family. From him descended a son, Leonard Paget, ancestor of Thomas Tertius Paget, Esq., of Humberston, near Leicester. Other descendants are Edmund Arthur Paget, Esq., of Thorpe, near Melton, and Charles Paget, Esq., of Ruddington, late M.P. for Nottingham.