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Mary Poyntz

Mary Poyntz

Female 1558 - 1591  (33 years)

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  • Name Mary Poyntz  [1
    Arms of Poyntz
    Arms of Poyntz
    Born 1558  Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Will 4 Feb 1590/91 
    Died Oct 1591  Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 7 Oct 1591  Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Probate 27 Nov 1591 
    Person ID I1968  Dickinson
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2014 

    Father Nicholas Poyntz, KB, MP,   b. ca. 1535, Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1585, Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 50 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Anne Verney,   b. ca. 1538, Pendley Manor, Tring, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1575  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 12 May 1555  Pendley Manor, Tring, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    • "The marriage of Sir Nicholas Poyntz with one of the two daughters of Sir Ralph Verney is recorded on a monument in the middle of Clayton Church, co. Bucks. The other daughter married Sir Francis Hynde, of Madingby, co. Cambridge, Knt. (Topographer, vol. ii, p. 366.) Two of these ladies' brothers were tried for their share in Dudley's conspiracy. (Verney Papers, Camden Society.)"
      [3]
    Family ID F0596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Francis Codrington of Frampton-on-Severn,   d. bef. 28 Oct 1581 
    Married Y  [6
    Children 
     1. Mary Codrington  [Birth]
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F3210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 John IV Sydenham,   b. 1528, Brympton d'Evercy, Yeovil, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 1589, Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [7
    Married Aft 1581  Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Anne Sydenham,   b. 5 Jan 1581, Nympsfield, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. After 1634, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [Birth]
     2. Ursula Sydenham  [Birth]
     3. Elizabeth Sydenham  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2014 
    Family ID F0595  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1558 - Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Aft 1581 - Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Oct 1591 - Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Oct 1591 - Iron Acton, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S057353] Prerogative Court of Canterbury, Wills: 87 Sainberbe.

    2. [S057357] Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, Vol. 1, 581.

    3. [S057222] Historical and Genealogical Memoir of the Family of Poyntz; or, Eight centuries of an English house (2 parts), Sir John McClean, (Exeter, UK: William Pollard & Co. 1886), 1: 75 FN 1.

    4. [S057222] Historical and Genealogical Memoir of the Family of Poyntz; or, Eight centuries of an English house (2 parts), Sir John McClean, (Exeter, UK: William Pollard & Co. 1886), 1: 74-75.
      At the 1557 inquisition post mortem for Nicholas Poyntz (d. 1556) "the jurors say that the said Anthony had issue the said Nicholas Poyntz, Knt., who had issue Nicholas Poyntz, and recites the marriage contract dated 12th May, 1st and 2nd Philip and Mary (1555), between the said Nicholas, son and heir apparent of the aforesaid Nicholas and Johanna his wife, and Anne Yerney, one of the daughters of Sir Ealph Verney...."

    5. [S057357] Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, vol. 1, 579.

    6. [S057222] Historical and Genealogical Memoir of the Family of Poyntz; or, Eight centuries of an English house (2 parts), Sir John McClean, (Exeter, UK: William Pollard & Co. 1886), 1: 81-82.

    7. [S6] The Berkeley Manuscripts: The Lives of the Berkeleys, John Smythe, ed., (Gloucester: John Bellows, 1882), vol. 2, 236.
      "And the faid Mary, fifter of the faid Sr. John Poynz, was first married to ffrancis Codrington of fframpton upon Seaverne, by whom fhee had issue Margaret, firft maried to Edward Bramidge, by who she had iffue Ifaack, Mary, and Rebecca; And fecon[d]ly to John Sydnam, by whom fhee had iffue three daughters, vix Anne maryed to John Poynz of Surrey Efq, by whom is iffue; And Urfula maryed to Richard Molinieux Efq. by who alfo is iffue; And Elizabeth marryed to Poynz Mill of Harfcombe, by whom alfo is iffue."