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Cecily Vivian (Lygon)

Also Known As: "Gorges"
Birthplace: Arle, Madresfield, Worchestershire, England
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Lygon, of Madresfield and Eleanor Lygon
Wife of Edward Gorges, Esq. and John Vivian, Esq.
Mother of Sir Edward Gorges and Sir Ferdinando Gorges, MP
Sister of William Lygon; Richard Lygon, of Madresfield; Katherine Foliot; Ralph Lygon; Dame Margaret Berkeley and 5 others

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About Cecily Vivian

Cecily Lygon

  • Birth: abt 1540 of Arle, Madresfield, Worcestershire, England
  • Died: after 29 August 1568
  • Parents: William Lygon, Esq. (?-8 Sept 1567) and Eleanor Dennes.


  1. Edward Gorges (1536-1567) son of Edmund Gorges and Ann Walsh.
  2. John Vivian

Children of Cecily Lygon and Edward Gorges:

  1. Edward Gorges of Charleton
  2. Ferdinando Gorges

Cecily Lygon was born circa 1540 at of Madresfield, Worcestershire, England.1 She married Edward Gorges, Esq., son of Edmund Gorges, Esq. and Anne Walsh, circa 1561; They had 2 sons (Sir Edward; & Sir Ferdinando).1,2

She married (2) John Vivian, Esq.3

Cecily Lygon died after 29 August 1568;


  1. Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 9. By Arthur Collins, Sir Egerton Brydges.  "Lygon corrections.". Page 510 "The daughters were ... Cicely, wife to Edward Gorges of Wraxall, Esq. "


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Cecily Vivian's Timeline

Arle, Madresfield, Worchestershire, England
Age 24
Abt. 1550
Age 26
Clerkenwell, London, England
August 29, 1568
Age 28
June 12, 1933
Age 28
June 12, 1933
Age 28
June 13, 1933
Age 28
June 13, 1933
Age 28