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Thomas Dennis

Also Known As: "Thomas Dennys", "Thomas Denys"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Giddecote, Devon, England
Death: Died
Cause of death: Died after death date.
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter Denys, MP and Iseult Dennis
Husband of Alice Dennis and Elizabeth Dennis
Father of Thomas Denys

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About Thomas Dennis

  • Thomas Dennis1
  • M, #161269, b. circa 1440, d. 1472
  • Thomas Dennis was born circa 1440 at of Giddecote, Devonshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth Hatche circa 1465 at Devonshire, England.1 Thomas Dennis died in 1472 at England.1
  • Family Elizabeth Hatche b. c 1444, d. 1472
  • Child
    • Thomas Dennis+1 b. c 1472, d. 1510
  • Citations
  • [S11597] Ancestry.com, Submitted by ptpbjones.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p5369.htm#i161269

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  • The Visitations of the County of Devon: Comprising the Herald's Visitations ... By College of Arms (Great Britain)
  • http://books.google.com/books?id=GmqlIibS95IC&pg=PA721&lpg=PA721&dq=John+Affeton+1467&source=bl&ots=whHzN1T59P&sig=JK0PGjYO2QMFN8xcLw9t13hbOcM&hl=en&ei=b2rwTY2cBJGisQPhg_ShDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CCIQ6AEwAjhG#v=onepage&q=dennis&f=false
  • Pg. 279
    • DENNIS OF HOLCOME BURNELL
  • .... etc.
  • ¹Richard Dennis al's Dac'us of Gidicotte. = Alice, da. of John and sister & heire to William Crystenstowe. ; ch: Walter (m. Isott Durnford) Dennis
    • Walter Dennis of Gidicotte. = Isott da. to Stephen Durnford of Stonehouse. ; ch: Thomas (m. Alice Bamfield & Elizabeth Hache) Denis
      • Thomas Denis of Holcombe in Devon. = Alice da. to Sr. Thomas Bamfield of Poltimore in Devon Kt. ; ch: Gilbert Dennis ; = Elizabeth da. to Haukyn² Hache of Wolley in Devon Esq. ; ch: Thomas (m. Joane Lovedaye) Dennis
        • Gilbert Dennis of Bradford in Devon. = ... da. of ... ; ch: Radigand (m. Richard Gifford) Dennis
          • Radigand only da. and heire. = Richard Gifford of Yeo. ; ch: Willmotte da. & heire, ux George Cary of Cokington Ao 1578.
        • Thomas Dennis of Holcombe. = Joane da. & h. to Phillipe Lovedaye of Suffolk. ; ch: Alice (m. John Milleton), Eleanor (m. William Halse), Richard (m. ... Hennell), Henry (m. Mary Estlake), Phillipe (3 sonne), Michell (m. Margery Brookes), Sr Thomas (m. Anne Woode & Elizabeth Downe) Dennis
          • Alice ux John Milleton of Mewe in Devon.
          • Eleanor ux William Halse.
          • Richard Dennis 5 sonne. = ..... da. & coh. to ..... Hennell. ch: Gilbert Dennis
          • Henry Dennis 4 sonne. = Mary da. to John Estlake.
          • Michell Dennis 2 sonne. = Margery da. to ... Brookes of Hampshire.
          • Sr. Thomas Dennis of Holcombe, Knight. = Anne da. to ... Woode of London, ob. s.p., 1 wife. ; = Elizabeth da. to Sr Anngell Downe Kt. ; ch: A (Pg.280 Sr. Robert (m. Mary Mountjoye & Margaret Godolphine), Anne (m. Sr. John Fulford), George (2 son), Edward (3 son), Walter (4 son), Gabriel (5 son), Frances (m. Sr. Richard Cromwell), Margaret (m. George Kirkham) Dennis)
    • * * * The portion of this pedigree printed in italic is that contained in Harl. MS. 1091, fo. 107.
    • ¹ John in Harl. MS. 5871, fo. 36.
    • ² Robert in Harl. MS. 5871, fo. 36.
      • ***Pg.280
        • ** .... etc.

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  • DENYS, Walter (d.c.1410), of Bradford, Devon.
  • Family and Education
  • s. of John Denys of Bradford by his w. Alice ?da. of John and sis. and h. of William Crystenstowe. m. Iseult, da. of Stephen Durneford of Plymouth,1 wid. of Gilbert Wybbery alias Forde of Woolleigh in Beaford, Devon, 1s.
  • .... etc.
  • He may have died before September that year, when his son Thomas presented to the living at Meeth, and certainly he was dead by December 1411, for it was his widow who then did likewise regarding the church at Bradford. Iseult Denys again acted as patron of Bradford in later years and in 1438 Bishop Lacy granted her a licence for an oratory at Forde in the parish of Little Torrington.5
  • From: http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1386-1421/member/denys-walter-1410

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  • The Kirbys of New England : a history of the descendants of John Kirby of Middletown, Conn. and of Joseph Kirby of Hartford, Conn., and of Richard Kirby of Sandwich, Mass. together with genealogies of the Burgis, White and Maclaren families, and the ancestry of John Drake, of Windsor, Conn. (1898)
  • https://archive.org/details/kirbysofnewengla1898dwig
  • https://archive.org/stream/kirbysofnewengla1898dwig#page/380/mode/1up
  • .... Richard Denys of Giddecotte, Co. Devon, married Alice, daughter of John Chrystenstone. William Godolphin married Melior, daughter of John Cowlinge of Trewarnon.
  • John7 Drake of Otterton, Co. Devon, married a daughter of John Cruwys of Cruwys, Co. Devon. Sir Thomas Grenville, Knt., of Stowe, Co. Cornwall, High Sheriff of Cornwall, died 1483; married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Theobald Gorges, Knt., of Wraxhall, Co. Dorset. Sir Otes Gilbert, Knt., of Compton, Co. Devon, High Sheriff of Devon, died 1494 ; married Elizabeth, daughter of John Hill of Shelton. Sir John Prideaux, Knt., of Adeston, Co. Devon, married Anna, daughter of John Shapton of Shapton, Co. Devon. Walter Denys of Giddecotte, Co. Devon, married Isott, daughter of Stephen Durnford of Stonehouse, Co. Devon. Elinor Godolphin, daughter of William, married John Rencie.
  • John6 Drake of Otterton, Co. Devon, married Agnes, daughter of John Kelloway. Sir Thomas Grenville, Knt., of Stowe, Co. Cornwall, died 1514; married Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Otes Gilbert of Compton Castle, Co. Devon. William Prideaux of Adeston, Co. Devon, married Alice, daughter of Stephen Giffard of Theoborough, Co. Devon. Thomas Denys of Holcombe married Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Hatch of Wooley, Co. Devon. Thomas Godolphin, who took the name of his mother, Elinor Godolphin.
  • John5 Drake of Ashe, Co. Devon (regained Ashe by a law-suit), married Margaret, daughter of John Cole of Rill, Co. Devon. Roger Grenville of Stowe, Co. Cornwall, called "The great Householder," High Sheriff of Cornwall, married Margaret, daughter of Richard Whitleigh of Efford, Co. Devon. Fulk Prideaux of Adeston and Theoborough, Co. Devon, married Katharine, daughter of Sir Humphrey Pointz, Knt., of Langley, Co. Devon. William Hatch of Aller, Co. Devon, married Margaret Horton. Thomas Denys of Holcombe, Co. Devon, married Joan, daughter of Sir Philip Loveday of Co. Suffolk. Sir William Godolphin, Knt., of Breage, Co. Cornwall, married Margaret, daughter of John Glynn of Norvall.
  • John4 Drake of Ashe, Co. Devon, died 1558; married Amy Grenville, died 1579, daughter of Roger Grenville of Stowe, Co. Cornwall. Humphrey Prideaux of Theoborough, Co. Devon, died 1550; married (2) Edith, daughter of William Hatch. Sir Thomas Denys, Knt., of Holcombe, Co. Devon, High Sheriff of
  • https://archive.org/stream/kirbysofnewengla1898dwig#page/381/mode/1up
  • Devon ; died 1560 ; married (2) Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Angell Downe, Knt., of London. Sir William Godolphin, Knt., of Breage, Co. Cornwall, High Sheriff of Cornwall, married Blanche, daughter of John Langdon.
  • Robert3 Drake of Wiscombe, Co. Devon (second son), married Elizabeth, daughter of Humphrey Prideaux of Theoborough, Co. Devon. Sir Robert Denys, Knt., of Holcombe, Co. Devon, died 1592; married (2) Margaret, daughter of Sir William Godolphin of Breage, Co. Cornwall.
  • William2 Drake of Wiscombe. Co. Devon, married Philippa Denys, daughter of Sir Robert Denys, Knt., of Holcombe.
  • John1 Drake of Windsor, Ct., youngest son of William Drake of Wiscombe, died Aug. 17, 1654., in Windsor, Ct. ; married Elizabeth Rogers.

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  • 'Hatch1'
  • .... etc.
  • a. Robert Hatch of Wolleigh (d by 1406)
  • m. Wenlyan or Guinthian Murdoke (dau/heir of Sir John Murdoke or Murdack of Compton Murdack)
    • (1) .... etc.
    • (2) Elizabeth Hatch
    • m. Thomas Dennis of Holcombe
  • b. .... etc.
  • Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, Hatch) with some input/support from Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, Hatch)
  • From: Stirnet.com
  • http://www.stirnet.com/genie/data/british/hh4aa/hatch1.php#lk2

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Thomas Dennis's Timeline

1440
1440
Giddecote, Devon, England
1472
1472
Age 32
Holcombe Burnel, Devon, England
1472
Age 32
1942
January 10, 1942
Age 32
January 10, 1942
Age 32
1946
January 22, 1946
Age 32
January 22, 1946
Age 32
1970
July 8, 1970
Age 32
July 8, 1970
Age 32