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Grace (Dowrish) Gye (abt. 1552 - bef. 1604)

Grace Gye formerly Dowrish
Born about in Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married about 1570 in Prowse, Sandford, Devonshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Dodderidge, Sandford, Devonshire, Englandmap
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Biography

Father Thomas Dowrish, Esq. b. c 1522, d. 1590

Mother Anne Farrington b. c 1522


Grace Dowrish was born circa 1552 at of Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, England.[1]

She married Robert Gye, Gent., son of John Gye, Gent. and Mary Prowse, after 1558 at of Dowrish House, Sandford, Devonshire, England; They had 7 sons (Gilbert, Edmund, John, Walter, Peter, George, & Robert) and 4 daughters (Joan; Jane; Anne; & Mary, wife of Rev. John Maverick).[2]

Grace Dowrish died before 1604 at of Dodderidge, Sandford, Devonshire, England.[3]


Family

  • Robert Gye, Gent. b. c 1531, d. bt 1604 - 29 Sep 1608

Children

  • Gilbert
  • Edmund
  • John
  • Walter
  • Peter
  • George
  • Robert
  • Joan
  • Jane
  • Anne
  • Mary, wife of Rev. John Maverick


Sources

  1. Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 369.
  2. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. IV, p. 135
  3. Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. II, p. 325-326.

see also:

1.[S205] David Faris, Plantagenet Ancestry, pg. 124.

2.[S206] With additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. and assisted by David Faris Frederick Lewis Weis, Weis: AR 7th ed., Line 261.42.

3.[S818] NEHGR Contributors, ".," English Origins, 1:3:363, x:y:z = Series:Volume:Page.

4.[S750] Robert B. Stewart, "My Theories".

5.[S206] With additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. and assisted by David Faris Frederick Lewis Weis, Weis: AR 7th ed., Line 261.43.

6.[S818] NEHGR Contributors, ".," English Origins, 1:3:365, x:y:z = Series:Volume:Page.


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Richardson, Douglas. Royal Ancestry: A Study In Colonial And Medieval Families, in 5 vols. (Salt Lake City, Utah, 2013), Vol. V, page 84.

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