'Prye1'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Prye of Colebrook, Prye of Horwell

Richard Prye of Horwell in Colebrook, Devon
m. Jone Reynell (dau of Walter Reynell of Malston, widow of Richard Huckmore)
1. Richard Prye of Horwell (d 20.09.1546)
  m. Jone Kelloway (dau of Philip Kelloway) possible duplication ## below (Kelloway/Stofford)
  A. Roger Prye (b c1521, d 20.12.1588, Escheator for Devon)
  i. John Prye of Colebrook (b c1558)
  a.+ issue - John (bpt 11.01.1583-4), Mark (bpt 13.04.1586), Katherine (bpt 20.01.1576-7), Elizabeth (bpt 06.03.1577), Audrie (bpt 05.09.1579), Judith (bpt 09.10.1581)
  B. Richard Prye of Horwell the first mentioned by Tuckett & Westcote
  m1. Elizabeth (dau of ?? Hext or Heckles of Staverton)
  i. Roger Prye of Horwell in Colebrook (d 1584 or bur 16.04.1590)
m1. Elizabeth Gifford (bur 21.01.1579-80, dau of Sir Roger Gifford (Giffard) of Brightley)
  Vivian shows that Roger & Elizabeth had 2 sons: Richard (a 1620, m. Diana Corington) & John (d 1624), thereby missing out the next generation. Tuckett & Westcote show just one son, John, father of various sons including Richard (m. Diana Coryton).We follow Tuckett & Westcote.
  a. John Prye of Horwell in Colebrook (bur 18.08.1624)
  m. Margaret Slader (dau of Mark Slader of Bath, North Tawton)
  (1) Richard Prye (a 1620)
  m. Diana Coryton (dau of Peter Coryton or Corington of Cornwall)
  (A) John Prye (bpt 29.10.1599, bur 05.03.1668-9)
  (i) Richard Prye (bpt 13.11.1635, bur 08.05.1673)
  m. (11.06.1672) Agnes Kingwell (bur 15.10.1695)
  (a) Richard Prye (bur 18.04.1699)
  (ii) John Prye
  m. Elizabeth (bur 19.12.1683)
  (a)+ issue - John, Elizabeth (bpt 17.01.1671-2)
  (iii) Elizabeth Prye (bpt 07.03.1640-1)
  (B) Gertrude Prye (bpt 06.04.1608)
  m. (09.10.1656) Robert Kelly
  (C) Elizabeth Prye
  m. (29.11.1638) Thomas Robyns
  (D)+ other issue - Giles (bpt 04.10.1601), Marie (bpt 03.05.1605), Catherine (bur 27.03.1633), Jane (bur 10.04.1633)
  (2) Joan Prye
  m. _ Michel of Cornwall
  (3) Katherine Prye
  m. Edmund Wrey of Cornwall (son of John of North Russell)
  (4) Elizabeth Prye
  m. Richard Sanders of Rame
  (5) Audrey Prye
  m. Thomas Stere or Sture of Modbury
(6) Judith Prye
  m. Roger Bear(e) of Huntsham (parson of Morchard Bishop)
  (7)+ other issue - John, Roger
  b. Dorothy or Margaret Prye named Dorothy by Vivian but Margaret by Tuckett & Westcote
  m. (06.08.1569) John Ash alias Legat of Stoke Courcy
  c. Ann Prye
  m. (27.01.1577-8) Peter or Patrick Dun of Colebrook named Peter by Vivian but Patrick by Tuckett & Westcote
  m2. Elizabeth Trowbridge (dau of ?? Trowbridge (Trobridge) of Trobridge in Crediton)
  d.+ other issue - Roger (bpt 21.02.1580-1, d young), Marie (bpt 03.01.1583, bur 24.10.1594)
  m3. (sp) Alice Westscot (dau of Philip Westcot of Raddon)
  m2. Joan Stowford (dau of Philip Stowford of Stowford) possible duplication ## above (Kelloway/Stofford)
  ii. daughter
  m. Thomas

Main source(s): Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions,'Prye of Horwell', p631) with support from 'A View of Devonshire' by Thomas Westcote (1845, p611), 'Devonshire Pedigrees' (Tuckett, p55)
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