Sir John Ryves, Kt., of Damory Court

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John Ryves

Also Known As: "John of Damory Court"
Birthdate: (35)
Birthplace: Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
Death: October 20, 1549 (31-39)
Damory Court, Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
Immediate Family:

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

Occupation: nobleman
Managed by: Bradford James Bisinger
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About Sir John Ryves, Kt., of Damory Court

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.

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

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

Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
April 1535
Age 21
Poundisford, Somerset, England
June 24, 1536
Age 22
Blandford, Dorset, England
Age 24
Dorset, England
Age 26
Dorset, England
Age 28
Blandford Forum, Dorset, United Kingdom
Age 30
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
June 24, 1547
Age 33
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
October 20, 1549
Age 35
Blandford Forum, Dorset, England