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Lucy Hill (Ryves)

Birthplace: Poundisford, Somerset, England
Death: Died in Poundisford, Somerset, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir John Ryves, Kt., of Damory Court and Amy Ryves (Harvey), of Tarrant Launceston
Wife of William Hill, of Poundisford
Mother of Benjamin Hill; Lucy Lawrence; Thomas Hills and John Hill
Sister of John RYVES; Mary Adeyn; Margaret Lawrence; Jane Sydenham (Ryves); Robert Ryves and 2 others

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About Lucy Hill


The book, "Reliques of the Rives (Ryves)" (Lynchburg, VA: J. P. Bell Co., 1929), pp. 1-5, by J. Rives Childs states that Robert Ryves of Blandford, Dorset was born about 1490 and died 11 Feb 1551; purchased Randleston/Ranston in 1545 and Damory Court at Blandford in 1548; married Joan who died 12 Dec 1560. Their children were:

1 John Ryves (b. 1514; d. 1549) married Amye Harvey of Tarent Launceston 2 Agnes Ryves married John Swayne 3 a daughter married William Hunton

Children of John Ryves and Amye Harvey:

1 John Ryves (b. 24 Jun 1536; d. 1587) married Elizabeth Mervyn 2 Mary Ryves (b. c1538) married William Aden alias Barbett 3 Margaret Ryves (b. c1540) married Richard Lawrence 4 Jane Ryves (b. c1542) married Thomas Sydenham 5 Robert Ryves (b. c1544; d. 1576) 6 Richard Ryves (b. c1547) 7 Thomas Ryves (b. c1549; d. after 1596)

In the eleven children of John Ryves and Elizabeth Mervyn, their third child was Lucy Ryves but she was born about 1561 and married Thomas Bellot.

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Lucy Hill's Timeline

April 1530
Poundisford, Somerset, England
Age 19
Poundisford, Somerset, England
Age 33
Poundisford, Sommerset, England
Age 34
Poundisford, Somerset, England
November 1, 1571
Age 41
Poundisford, Somerset, England
Age 40
Upminster, Essex, England
Age 42
Poundisford, Somerset, England
July 13, 1995
Age 43
June 29, 1999
Age 43
September 9, 1999
Age 43