Sir John Ryves, Kt., of Damory Court

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John Ryves

Nicknames: "John of Damory Court"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
Death: Died in Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Ryves and Joan Ryves
Husband of Amy Ryves (Harvey), of Tarrant Launceston
Father of Lucy Ryves; John RYVES; Mary Adeyn; Margaret Lawrence; Jane Sydenham (Ryves) and 3 others
Brother of Agnes Swayne; Joan Hunton and UNK Ryves

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About John Ryves

Probably second generation immigrant from Normandy. He and his father purchased lands in Dorset, England, called Damory Court in or near Blandford Forum. He was a nobleman.

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JOHN RYVES (John or Sir John of Damory Court in Dorset)

  • c 1514 - c 1549
  • Born in England, probably
  • Occupation: Unknown
  • Spouse = Amy Harvey of Tarant Launceston
  • Biographical: Unknown
  • His issue:
    • i. John Ryves = Elizabeth Mervyn
    • ii. Mary Ryves, b c 1538 = William Aden
    • iii. Margaret Ryves, b c 1540; = 11Dec1559 to Richard Lawrence of Steepleton
    • iv. Jane Ryves; b c 1542 = Thomas Sydenham of Wynford Eagle
    • v. Robert Ryves, 1544-1576
    • vi. Richard Ryves, b c 1547 (see #12)
    • vii. Thomas Ryves, b c 1549, d after 1596
  • Will Dated 1547, Will proved 11 Feb 1549

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John Ryves lived at Damory Court (Dorset) and predeceased his father. He made his will in 1547 and died shortly thereafter.

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Sir John Ryves, Kt., of Damory Court's Timeline

1514
1514
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
1530
April 1530
Age 16
Pitminster, Somerset, England
1535
1535
Age 21
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
1536
June 15, 1536
Age 22
Damory Court, Blandford, Dorset, England
1538
1538
Age 24
DAMORY CASTLE, Dorset, England
1540
1540
Age 26
Dorset, United Kingdom
1542
1542
Age 28
Blandford Forum, Dorset, United Kingdom
1544
1544
Age 30
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
1547
June 24, 1547
Age 33
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
1549
October 20, 1549
Age 35
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England