'Pye01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Pye of the Mynde, Pye of Sadlebow

William ap Hugh (a 1066) presumed father of ...
1. Hugh ap Hugh (apHugh) or Pye, lord of Kilpec Castle in the Mynde Parke
  A. Thomas Pye
  i. Margaret Pye
  m. Stephen de la Beare
  a. daughter
  m. Sir John Plunket
  B. Thomas Pye ancestor of Thomas Pye below



Descended from the above Thomas Pye was ...
Walter Pye of Sadlebow (a 1433)
m. Elizabeth Barry
1. Thomas Pye of Sadlebow
  m. Jane Bromwich
  A. Walter Pye of Sadlebow (a temp Henry VI who r. 1422-61, 1470-1) called John by Commoners
  m. Elizabeth Scudamore (dau of Sir John Scudamore of Kentchurch)
  i. Jenkin Pye of Sadlebow
  m. Elizabeth Selwick (dau of Edward Selwick)
  a. Robert Pye of Sadlebow
(1) John Pye of Sadlebow
  m. _ Vaughan
  (A) Griffith Pye of Sadlebow (bur 19.01.1598)
  m. _ Walwyn (dau of Thomas Walwyn of Alansmore)
(i) Robert Pye of Sadlebow (bur 06.09.1604 ?)
  m. _ Pendley of Dulas
  (a) Robert Pye of Sadlebow
  m. Blanche Pye (dau of Roger Mynde of the Mynde) @@ below
  ((1)) Walter Pye of Sadlebow & Stepleton (bur 1678)
  m. Joyce Weaver (bur 08.12.1669, dau of Richard Weaver of Stepleton)
  ((A))+ issue - Walter (b c1629), Robert, Thomas (bur 1643), Bridget (bpt 01.06.1629)
  (ii) John Pye (dsp)
  m. Margaret Bodenham (dau of Roger Bodenham of Bryngwyn, widow of William Games)
  (B) Elizabeth Pye
  m. Thomas Catchmer of Bigtowere (Catchmey of Bigeswere)
  (i) Catherine Catchmey
  m. Sir John Vaughan of Whitland
  ii. John Pye of the Mynde (Much Dewchurch, Herefordshire)
  m. Anne Andrews (dau of Roger Andrews ap Ithell of Hereford, son of William ap Andrews of Browne's Place aka the Mynde)
  a. John Pye of the Mynde (d 1547/50)
Commoners reports that the following inscription was placed on John's memorial: "a hundred and six yeares he was truly, and sons and daughters, two and forty." Visitation (Michael Powell Siddons (2002), Herefordshire, 1634, 'Pye of the Mynde', p81+) supports this line, reporting that John "had 43 children by three married wives".
  m1. Anne de la Beare (dau of Sir Richard de la Beare)
  (1) Walter Pye of the Mynde (bur 02.11.1575)
Commoners shows Walter's wife as Margaret, eldest dau & co-heiress of Bridget, dau of Thomas Kyrel, and then shows his son Roger's wife as Bridget, dau of Thomas or Walter Kyrle. Robinson (and Visitation) shows his wife as ...
  m. Margaret Price (dau of Philippot Price of Orcopp)
  (A) Roger Pye of the Mynde (bur 31.03.1590/1)
  m. Bridget Kyrle (bur 14.11.1624, dau of Thomas Kyrle of Walford Court)
  BEB1841 (Pye of Hone) starts with a William Pye (wife not given) who died 20.08.1611 leaving 5 sons: Sir Walter of the Mynde, Sir Robert (the auditor), John, William & Thomas. Commoners shows that William as an additional generation between Roger and those sons. Robinson & Visitation show no such William but show Roger & Bridget as parents of ...
(i) Sir Walter Pye of the Mynde (bpt 01.10.1571, bur 09.01.1635)
  m1. (22.07.1602) Joane Rudhall (bur 10.09.1625, dau of William Rudhall of Rudhall or Rudshall)
  m2. Hester Ireland (d by 1643, dau of John Ireland, widow of Ellis Crispe of London)
  (ii) Sir Robert Pye of Untons & Faringdon (bpt 24.03.1584, d 1662, auditor of the Exchequer)
  m. Mary Croker (dau of John Croker of Battisford)
  (iii) Bridget Pye
  m. William Gomond of Byford
  (iv) Blanch Pye
  m1. (1609) Richard Carwardine of Madley & Preston-on-Wye
  m2. Robert Pye of Sadlebow @@ above
  (v) Judith Pye
  m. Edward Jones of Llanwarne
  (vi) Joane Pye
  m. Thomas Beale of Yarkhill
(vii) Mary Pye
  m. _ Simmons
  (viii) Alice Pye
  m. John Sadler of Chilton
  (ix) Edith Pye
  m. Edward Jones of Llanwarne
  (x)+ other issue (dsp) - John (bpt 03.06.1573), William (bpt 12.01.1575), Thomas
  (B) Elizabeth Pye
  m. Thomas Evans alias Herbert
  m2. Elizabeth Whitney (dau of Sir Robert Whitney of Whitney)
  m3. Anne Bridges
  Probably of this generation, but by which wife is unknown, was ...
  (2) daughter
  m. William Vychan of Llanrotha

Main source(s): Robinson (Hereford, 'Pye of the Mynde') supported by Visitation (Herefordshire, 1569, Pye), Commoners (vol i, Pye of Faringdon)
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