Roger Keys1

M, #320701, d. 1477
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     Roger Keys was the son of Henry Keys.2 He died in 1477.1
     He held the office of Chaplain to King Henry VI.1 Patent extended to Roger's brother Thomas and his descendants.1 He held the office of Archdeacon of Barnstaple.1 He held the office of Prebendary of St. Paul's.1 He was Notary Public for Exeter.1 He held the office of Canon of Exeter in 1436.1 In 1443 he helped build All Souls College, Oxford.1 Circa 1445 he helped build Eton.1 In 1449 he was granted arms and an apparently unique patent of nobility, in that no summons as a peer of Parliament accompanies it (possibly because the recipient was in holy orders).1 In 1470 he was charged with treason as a Lancastrian supporter and pardoned in 1472.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Keys1

M, #320702
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     Thomas Keys is the son of Henry Keys.2
     He was Commissioner of Revenue and Customs for Devon in 1449.1

Child of Thomas Keys

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Keys1

M, #320703
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     Thomas Keys is the son of Thomas Keys.2
      He was a retainer of (1st or possibly 2nd) Lord Berners.1

Child of Thomas Keys

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Richard Keys1

M, #320704
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     Richard Keys is the son of Thomas Keys.2 He married, firstly, Agnes Saunders, daughter of unknown Saunders.1 He married, secondly, Myldrede Scott, daughter of Sir John Scott.1
     He was Yeoman to Catherine of Aragon in 1523.1 He held the office of Serjeant-at-Arms in 1528, to Keng Henry VIII.1 Circa 1538 he was granted the Abbey lands of St. Radegund at the Dissolution of the Monasteries.1 He was commissioner for building Sandgate Castle in 1539.1 He was Captain of Sandgate Castle in 1541.1

Child of Richard Keys and Agnes Saunders

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Agnes Saunders1

F, #320705
Last Edited=7 Nov 2010
     Agnes Saunders is the daughter of unknown Saunders.1 She married Richard Keys, son of Thomas Keys.1
      Her married name became Keys.

Child of Agnes Saunders and Richard Keys

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Roger Tasker1

M, #320706
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008

Child of Roger Tasker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

unknown wife (?)1

F, #320707, d. before 1565
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     unknown wife (?) married Thomas Keyes, son of Richard Keys and Agnes Saunders.1 She died before 1565.1
      Her married name became Keyes.1

Child of unknown wife (?) and Thomas Keyes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Thomas Keyes1

M, #320708
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     Thomas Keyes is the son of Thomas Keyes and unknown wife (?).2
      He was granted land in Ireland at Clonfade (later Glenfade) and elsewhere.1 Between 1578 and 1601 he served in Ireland.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Derry in 1623.1

Child of Thomas Keyes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Keyes1

M, #320709
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     John Keyes is the son of Thomas Keyes.2

Child of John Keyes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Keyes1

M, #320710
Last Edited=22 Nov 2008
     John Keyes is the son of John Keyes.2 He married Barbara Tasker, daughter of Roger Tasker.1
      He acquired the Cavanacor estate through his wife.1

Child of John Keyes and Barbara Tasker

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2147. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]