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John Gyse

Male Abt 1485 - 1556  (~ 71 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Gyse was born about 1485 in of Elmore and Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England (son of John Gyse and Anne Berkeley); died on 20 Dec 1556 in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England; was buried in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England.

    Notes:

    Also called John Guise.

    Family/Spouse: Tacy Grey. Tacy (daughter of John Grey and Anne Grey) died before 15 Nov 1558; was buried on 15 Nov 1558 in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. William Gyse was born about 1514 in of Elmore and Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England; died on 7 Sep 1574 in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England; was buried in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  John Gyse was born in in of Elmore, Gloucestershire, England (son of John de Gyse and Alice Wysham); died on 30 Sep 1501; was buried in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England.

    John married Anne Berkeley before 23 Sep 1483. Anne (daughter of William Berkeley and Anne Stafford) died after 1502. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Anne Berkeley (daughter of William Berkeley and Anne Stafford); died after 1502.

    Notes:

    Date of charter. Papal dispensation dated 17 Apr 1484, his first wife Eleanor having been related to his second wife Anne in the second degree of consanguinity.

    Children:
    1. 1. John Gyse was born about 1485 in of Elmore and Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England; died on 20 Dec 1556 in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, England; was buried in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  John de Gyse was born in in of Elmore, Gloucestershire, England (son of Reynold Gyse and Katherine Clifford); died before 1485.

    Notes:

    Or John de Guise.

    John married Alice Wysham. Alice (daughter of John Wysham and Margaret Beauchamp) died in 1487. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Alice Wysham (daughter of John Wysham and Margaret Beauchamp); died in 1487.
    Children:
    1. 2. John Gyse was born in in of Elmore, Gloucestershire, England; died on 30 Sep 1501; was buried in Elmore, Gloucestershire, England.

  3. 6.  William Berkeley was born about 1436 in of Weoley in Northfield, Worcestershire, England (son of Maurice Berkeley and Ellen Montfort); died in 1501.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1484-85. Knight of the shire for Worcestershire.

    He fought for Richard III at Bosworth in 1485, and in the wake of that defeat he was attainted, 7 Nov 1485, and all his estates declared forfeit. The following year the new king, Henry VII, granted what had been William's manor of Northfield, Worcestershire to the king's uncle Jasper Tudor, Duke of Bedford. In 1489 William was restored in blood, and granted the reversion of Northfield after the death of Jasper Tudor. Despite this, when Jasper died in 1495, the king took possession of Northfield.

    William married Anne Stafford. Anne (daughter of Humphrey Stafford and Eleanor Aylesbury) died after 1502. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Anne Stafford (daughter of Humphrey Stafford and Eleanor Aylesbury); died after 1502.
    Children:
    1. 3. Anne Berkeley died after 1502.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Reynold Gyse was born in in of Aspley-Guise, Bedfordshire, England; died after 28 Oct 1420.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: of Elmore, Gloucestershire, England

    Reynold married Katherine Clifford. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Katherine Clifford (daughter of James Clifford and Joan).
    Children:
    1. 4. John de Gyse was born in in of Elmore, Gloucestershire, England; died before 1485.

  3. 10.  John Wysham was born in in of Churchill, Worcestershire, England (son of William Wysham and Margaret de Clifton); died after 1433.

    John married Margaret Beauchamp before 1 Jul 1422. Margaret (daughter of John Beauchamp and Isabel Ferrers) was born about 1400; died before 1464. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 11.  Margaret Beauchamp was born about 1400 (daughter of John Beauchamp and Isabel Ferrers); died before 1464.
    Children:
    1. 5. Alice Wysham died in 1487.

  5. 12.  Maurice Berkeley was born on 2 Feb 1401 in of Stoke Gifford, Gloucestershire, England (son of Maurice Berkeley and Joan Dinham); died on 26 Nov 1464.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Gloucestershire. Sheriff of Gloucestershire 1430-31, 1436-37. He served in France in the army of John of Lancaster, Duke of Bedford.

    Maurice married Ellen Montfort before 1428. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 13.  Ellen Montfort (daughter of William Montfort and Margaret Pecche).

    Notes:

    Also called Eleanor Montfort.

    Children:
    1. 6. William Berkeley was born about 1436 in of Weoley in Northfield, Worcestershire, England; died in 1501.

  7. 14.  Humphrey Stafford was born in 1400 in of Grafton, Worcestershire, England (son of Humphrey Stafford and Elizabeth Burdet); died on 7 Jun 1450 in Sevenoaks, Kent, England.

    Notes:

    Knight of the shire for Worcestershire, 1423-24, 1426, 1447, 1449. Knight of the shire for Staffordshire 1427-28. Sheriff of Warwickshire and Leicestershire, 1423-24, 1430-01. Sheriff of Worcestershire, 1431-32. Sheriff of Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire, 1437-38. Sheriff of Warwickshire and Leicestershire 1438-39. Sheriff of Herefordshire and the Welsh Marches, 1446-47.

    With his brother William, he led a force of royal loyalists in an attempt to suppress the rebellion of Jack Cade. The royal contingent was ambushed by a larger group of rebels at Sevenoaks and he and his brother were both killed. Cade took the expensive clothing and armor of Humphrey Stafford as his own.

    Humphrey married Eleanor Aylesbury after 2 Jan 1424. Eleanor (daughter of Thomas Aylesbury and Katherine Pabenham) was born about 1406; died after 1475. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  8. 15.  Eleanor Aylesbury was born about 1406 (daughter of Thomas Aylesbury and Katherine Pabenham); died after 1475.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 15 Jun 1481

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth Stafford
    2. 7. Anne Stafford died after 1502.
    3. Humphrey Stafford was born between 1426 and 1427 in of Grafton, Worcestershire, England; died on 8 Jul 1486 in Tyburn, Middlesex, England; was buried in Church of the Grey Friars, London, England.