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Robert Carey, II

Also Known As: "Robert de Carey"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Cockington, Devon, England
Death: Died in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William Carey, Kt. and Elizabeth Ann Carey (Paulet)
Husband of Jane Cary; Agnes Cary and Margaret Cary
Father of John de Carey, II; Robert Carey; Eleanor de Carey; Sir William Carey, Kt.; Thomas Carey, of Cockington and 7 others
Half brother of Thomas Cary and Isabel Carey

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About Sir Robert Carey, Kt.

Robert CAREY

Born: ABT 1457

Died: 15 Jun 1540

Father: William CAREY (Sir)

Mother: Anne (Elizabeth) PAULET

Married 1: Jane CAREW

Children:

1. Robert CAREY

2. John CAREY

3. Thomas CAREY

4. William CAREY

Married 2: Agnes HUDDY (dau. of Sir John Huddy)

Children:

5. William CAREY of Ladford

Married 3: Margaret FULKERAM

Children:

6. Robert CAREY of Clovelly

7. Gregory CAREY

¿Married 3: Elizabeth COURTENAY ABT 1474?

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/CAREY.htm#Robert CAREY2


Robert CAREY

Born: ABT 1457

Died: 15 Jun 1540

Father: William CAREY (Sir)

Mother: Anne (Elizabeth) PAULET

Married 1: Jane CAREW

Children:

1. Robert CAREY

2. John CAREY

3. Thomas CAREY

4. William CAREY

Married 2: Agnes HUDDY (dau. of Sir John Huddy)

Children:

5. William CAREY of Ladford

Married 3: Margaret FULKERAM

Children:

6. Robert CAREY of Clovelly

7. Gregory CAREY

¿Married 3: Elizabeth COURTENAY ABT 1474?

http://www.tudorplace.com.ar/CAREY.htm#Robert CAREY2


1.) His tomb is in the Little Clovelly Church.  It has a figure if a Knight set in brass in the slab with  this inscription: PRAY FOR THE SOWLE OF SIR ROBERT CARY, ESQUIRE, SONNE  AND HEYER OF SIR WM. CARY, KNYGHTE. WHICH SIR ROBERT DECESSYD THE  XXV DAY OF JUNE IN THE YERE OF OUR LORD GOD M.V.XL O'WHO'S SOWLE  IHU MERCY. 

2.) Lived during the reigns of Edward IV and V, Richard III, and Henry VII and VIII.


Laurel Logan

August 3, 2008

from http://www.sparksgenealogy.net/cary.html

Robert Cary b: 1460 in, England d: 1540

+Agnes Hody Father: William Hody

Notes for Robert Cary:

1.) His tomb is in the Little Clovelly Church.  It has a figure if a Knight set in brass in the slab with  this inscription: PRAY FOR THE SOWLE OF SIR ROBERT CARY, ESQUIRE, SONNE  AND HEYER OF SIR WM. CARY, KNYGHTE. WHICH SIR ROBERT DECESSYD THE  XXV DAY OF JUNE IN THE YERE OF OUR LORD GOD M.V.XL O'WHO'S SOWLE  IHU MERCY. 
2.) Lived during the reigns of Edward IV and V, Richard III, and Henry VII and VIII.

--Laurel Logan


King Henry VII restored the Clovelly estate to Robert. He was the 11th generation of the Clovelly line of the Cary family and the progenitor of the Devonshire and Somersetshire branches of the family.

The laws of heraldry in Britain are very exacting, as late as 1715, the Earl Marshal of England issued a decree that the Bristol family was the same as that of the Devonshire and that they could lawfully use the same coat of arms.


Robert Cary was born in Clovery in 1460. He died June 15, 1540. He first married Jane Carew about 1484 and had two known children. Next he married Margaret Fulkeram and had one known child, Robert Cary. Last he married Agnes Hody. Her father was William Hody (born 1448) and had one known child, William Cary.

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Sir Robert Carey, Kt.'s Timeline

1457
1457
Cockington, Devon, England
1495
1495
Age 38
Clovelly, Devonshire, England
1498
1498
Age 41
Cleverly, Devon, , England
1500
1500
Age 43
1500
Age 43
Clovelly, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England
1506
1506
Age 49
Devonshire, England, United Kingdom
1512
1512
Age 55
Of Hinton, Somerset, England