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Matilda Grenville (Beville)

Also Known As: "Maud Bevil"
Birthdate: (43)
Birthplace: Probably Gwarnock, Devon, England
Death: April 25, 1550 (43)
Probably Devon, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Bevill and Eleanor Bevill
Wife of Sir Richard Grenville, Kt., MP
Mother of John Grenville; Margaret Lee; Digory Granville; Ann Grenville; Nicholas Granville and 4 others
Sister of Mary Arundell

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The descendants of William and Elizabeth Tuttle, who came from old to New England in 1635, and settled in New Haven in 1639, with numerous biographical notes and sketches : also, some account of the descendants of John Tuttle, of Ipswich; and Henry Tuthill, of Hingham, Mass. (1883)

1. Joan Tothill, m. John, s. of Richard and Joan (Whitlegh) Hulse. 1. Arthur Grenville, d. 1653; Capt.; m. Dorothy, dau. of Richard Boyle, Lord Archbishop of Tuam. She m. (2) Henry Turner, Sergt. Major under Lord Inchinquin in Ireland. 2. Sir Nicholas. 3. Richard, m. Jane Fortescue, dau. of John and gr. dau. of Sir Louis Forescue, one of the Barons of the xchequer temp. Hen. VIII. 1. Richard of Keneden and Efford, Esq., living in 1620; m. Anne Sutcliffe, only dau. of Dr. Matthew Sutcliffe founder of the College at Chelsea and over forty years dean of Exeter. 1. Matthew, d. 1656; m. Sabina Clifford and had dau. Anne, m. 1655, Rev. John Tyndal, D. D. Margaret Whitleigh, sister of Joan, m. Sir Roger Grenville of Stow, High Sheriff of Cornwall, 2, Henr. VIII., d. 1524; had 3 ss 6 daus., of whom Sir RICHARD GRENVILL, Kt. 1532; High Sheriff of Devon 1533; Marshal of Calais; m. MATILDA BEAVIL, and among others: Roger Grenville, Kt., Esq. of the body of Hen. VIII.; drowned in life time of his father in the Rose Frigate off Portsmouth; m. Thomasine Cole and had; Sir Richard Grenville of Stow, a gallant naval commander; served in army in Hungary with high repute; High Sheriff of Cornwall 1578; fitted out a colony and sailed for Florida 1583 where he left 100 men; made many successful voyages; d. in battle with the Spaniards; m. Mary St. Leger and had; Bernard Grenville, Kt., High Sheriff of Cornwall 1596; M. P. and Kt.; d. 1636; m. Elizabeth Beavil and had; Sir Bevil Grenville, Kt.; called "the Bayard of England," b. 1595; fell at Lansdown with a patent from Chas. I. in his pocket for the Earldom of Bath; m. Grace, dau. of Sir George Smith of Exeter and sister of the mother of George Monk, Duke of Albermarle; had; 1. Bernard Grenville, groom of the bedchamber to Chas. II.; was father of Bernard Grenville and grandfather of Mary Grenville, b. 1700; d. 1788; m. 1717 Alex. Pendaryes of Cornwall; (2) 1743 Mr. Delany. Her autobiagraphy, edited by Sarah Chauncey Woolsey [8], published 1879. 2. Sir John Grenville, Earl of Bath, attended Chas. II. in all his wanderings abroad; d. 1701; m. Jane Wyche and had Grace Grenville, m. Sir George Cartaret.


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Matilda Grenville's Timeline

Probably Gwarnock, Devon, England
January 11, 1520
Age 13
Fowey, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1521
Age 14
Kilkhampton, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1524
Age 17
Kilkhampton, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1524
Age 17
Devon, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1526
Age 19
Kilkhampton, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1530
Age 23
Kilkhampton, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
January 11, 1532
Age 25
Kilkhampton, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
March 23, 1550
Age 43