'DZmisc12'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Daviles of Badston, Daviles of Morland, Diamond (Dimond) of Tiverton, Dewen (Dewin) of Gwinear, Davintre (Daventry) of Daventry, de la More of Oldland

We speculate that the following family may have a distant connection with the Daiville or Deiville family of Egmanton, Nottinghamshire (see here).
Thomas Daviles of Badston, Devon
m. Isabella
1. William Daviles of Badstone
A. John Daviles of Morland
  m. Margaret Dennys (dau of John Dennys of Orleigh)
  i. Lewis Daviles of Morland
  m. Philippa Beaumond (dau of ?? Beaumond of Giddesham)
  a. William Daviles of Morland
m1. Edith or Urith Stoell (dau of John Stoell of Somerset)
  (1) John Daviles of Morland
  m. Margaret Mallett (bur 10.08.1603, dau of John Mallett of Wooley)
  (A) Margaret Daviles
  m. Arthur Harris of Hayne
  (2) Mary Daviles
  m. George Bonde
(3)+ other issue - Robert, Elizabeth, Dorothy, Frances
  m2. (19.10.1550) Margaret Moncke (dau of Anthony Moncke, widow of Thomas Gifford of Halesbury)
  (7)+ other issue - Philip (bpt 29.12.1551, bur 25.04.1559), Lewis, Matthew, Winifred
  b. Jane Daviles
  m. (1535-6) John Incledon of Brampton (bur 16.09.1570)
  c. Amye Daviles
  m1. Thomas St. Lowe
  m2. Richard Dennys of Exeter
  ii.+ other issue - Robert, William, John, Anne, Margaret



Thomas Diamond of Tiverton, Devon (bur 23.12.1582)
m. Katherine Powell of Brecknock
1. John Diamond or Dimond, Mayor of Tiverton (b c1541, a 1620)
  m. (28.09.1573) Katherin Colman (dau of Roger Colman of Tiverton)
  A. Robert Diamond or Dymond (bpt 15.01.1574-5, a 1620)
  m. _ Henley of Tawton
  B. Elizabeth Diamond (bpt 28.06.1576)
  m. William Palfrie of Come Rawley
  i.+ issue (a 1620) - George (b c1599), Christopher (b c1606), Raphe, Thomas, Nathaniell, Elizabeth (b c1601), Susan (b c1602), Katherine (b c1612)
  C.+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 07.04.1580, a 1620), Edith (bpt 21.10.1577, a 1620), Joan (bpt 06.03.1578-9)
2. Roger Diamond or Dimond of Tiverton
  m. Elizabeth Slocum of Devon (bur 08.06.1598)
  A. Roger Diamond or Dimond (bpt 15.04.1584, a 1620)
  m. _Waller of Honington
  i. daughter
  B. William Diamond or Dimond (bpt 16.05.1585)
  m. (08.07.1609) Joan Pike (dau of Christopher Pike of Tiverton)
  i. John Diamond (bpt 04.11.1610)
  m. (08.10.1643) Ellen Barkley
  ii.+ other issue - Thomas (bpt 25.03.1614), William (bpt 09.04.1615), Elizabeth (bpt 01.11.1611, bur 28.11.1611), Elizabeth (bpt 30.03.1613), 4 others?
  C. Thomas Diamond or Dimond (bpt 07.08.1589, 4th son)
  m. (17.04.1619) Lydia Tucker
  i. son
  D. John Diamond or Dimond
  m. (29.04.1619) Joan Tanner
  i. child
  E.+ other issue - Richard (ibpt 21.06.1587, a 1620, d unm?), Katherine (bpt 08.11.1590), Richorda (bpt 28.11.1593, bur 30.01.1597-8), Edith (bur 15.02.1597-8), Dorothy (bpt 20.04.1597, bur 10.05.1598)
3.+ other issue - Katherine (bur 02.12.1571), Richorde (bur 21.07.1580), Alice (bpt 07.02.1562-3, bur 30.12.1591)



?? Dewen
1. ?? Dewen
  A. Raphe Dewin of Gwinier (Dewen of Gwinear), Cornwall (bur 20.08.1580)
  m. Ann Culland (bur 25.03.1575, dau/coheir of Tristram Culland or Colan)
  i. Thomas Dewin of Gwinier (Dewen of Gwinear) (bur 14.02.1590)
  m. Alice Geare of Marazion
  a. John Dewen of Gwinear (bpt 01.04.1571)
  m. Margaret Thomas (dau of John Thomas of Crowin)
  (1) John Dewen (bpt 31.01.1612, 2nd son)
  m. Alice (bur 25.09.1673)
  (A)+ issue - John (bpt 22.05.1639), Elizabeth (bur 01.01.1664)
  (2)+ other issue (a 1620) - Thomas (bpt 07.03.1604), Elianor (b c1600), Alice (bpt 26.04.1601), Charity (b c1604), Anna (bpt 23.07.1608), Elizabeth (bpt 31.01.1611), Mary (bpt 20.02.1614)
b. Thomas Dewen (bpt 13.4.1589)
  (1)+ issue - Edward (bpt 27.08.1615, bur 10.11.1615), Jane (bpt 10.05.1607)
  c. Katherine Dewen
  m. (18.02.1594) John Polkinghorne
  d. Blanch Dewen
  m. _ Chapman
  e.+ other issue - Raffe (bpt 19.01.1574), Peter (bur 24.11.1577), Grace (bpt 17.01.1573), Jane (bpt 23.04.1581), Margery (bpt 01.04.1582, bur 20.06.1582), Barbara (bpt 05.06.1583)
  ii. Thomas Dewin or Dewen
  m. William Geare (cousin of Alice)
2. daughter
  m. William Bosustow



Sir Philip de Davintre of Daventry, Sheriff of Cambridgeshire & Huntingdonshire (a 1166, 1204)
m. Adeliza
1. john de Davintre (dvp before 1204)
  m. Hereward (a 1204)
  A. Sir William de Davintre (a 1232)
  i. Sir Philip de Davintre (d by 1285)
  m. Isabel (a 1285)
a. John de Davintre (a 1306)
  (1) Sir Robert de Davintre (d 1343)
  m1. ??
  (A) John de Davintre or de Grimscote (d 1350)
  m. Isabella Combemartin (dau/coheir of William Combemartin of Stoke Bruere, widow of William St. John of Plumpton)
  (i) Simon de Davintre possibly father of ...
  (a) William de Davintre, last of Grimscote (a 1414)
  m2. Hawise Keynes (a 1347, dau of Sir William Keynes of Dodford)
  (B) Simon de Davintre
  (C) Hawise de Davintre (d by 1376)
  m. Sir John de Ladbroke of Ladbroke
  ii. Richard de Davintre
2.+ other issue - Simon, Philip, Robert



Another Delamoor (Dalamore or Moore) family where Bartholomew was a popular name is shown here.
Bartholomew de la More
m1. ??
1. Nicholas de la More
  A. John de la More (b c1297, a 1327)
m2. ??
2. Bartholomew de la More
A. Stephen de la More of Oldland (d 1328)
  m. Constantia (dau of William de Heweya)
  i. Alicia de la More
  m. Walter Jovet
  B. William de la More or Attemore of Oldland (d 1341)
  m. Maude de Bitton (dau of John de Bitton (by Havisia), m2. Sir Simon Bassett)
  i. John de la More or Attemore (dsp 1349)
  ii. Cecily de la More
  m. Sir Nicholas Berkeley (dsp 1382)
  iii. Margaret (or Margery) de la More
  m. Sir John de Button
  C. Alicia de la More
  m. _ Botiller
  i. John Boteler of Shentingfield
3. Richard de la More of Oldland (d 1292)

Main source(s):
(1) For Daviles (uploaded 02.03.18) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Daviles', p273)
(2) For Diamond (uploaded 07.03.18) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1895), Devon, 1531+1564+1620+additions, 'Diamond of Tiverton', p283)
(3) For Dewen (uploaded 16.07.18) : Visitation (J.L. Vivian (1887), Cornwall, 1530+1573+1620+additions, 'Dewen of Gwinear', p139)
(5) For Davintre/Deventry (uploaded 13.11.19) : 'The History and Antiquities of the County of Northampton' (George Baker, vol 1, 1830, 'Daventre of Daventry and Grimscote, &c.', p309)
(6) For de la More (uploaded 04.04.20) : 'Herald & Genealogist' (vol 4, 1867, 'Manor of Bitton, co. Gloucester', p194+)
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