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  • ID: I26366
  • Name: Avice or Amy Roby 1
  • Sex: F
  • Note: 2 3

    Sister of Arthur Roby.
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    Arthur Roby (fl. 1538; d. 1545) Married (by 1540) Felicia. Brother of William Roby and of Avice.
    A fuller (c.1538); sold tiles (roofing slates?) 1538-9. Held a number of properties including the former Friars Minor on Middle Brook Street, WInchester.
    Admitted to Hyde Abbey Fraternity with his brother and sister Avice.
    Mayor 1544.
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    An inventory of all the goods of the house of the Dominicans of Winchester was made by the suffragen bishop of Dover upon the suppression of the priory in 1538. To the inventory is appended a note in the suffragan's handwriting to the effect that 'thys house with ye stuff is in the custody of Master Arthur Roby and a chalis with it?.
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    The church and the buildings of the cloister, the prior's lodging (20 ft. in length by 16 ft. in breadth), with the churchyard, gardens and all within the precincts of the house of the Dominicans of Winchester, were let by the Crown to Arthur Roby, a fuller of Winchester, for 20s. a year. In 1543, Winchester College, by exchange, became possessed of the site of all the four Winchester friaries.
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    William Roby of Brown Candover (Parish in Micheldever Hundred) (fl. 1545; ?d. by 1558. Inherited property from his brother Arthur Roby.
    Father of Giles Roby. Member of the Fraternity of Hyde Abbey.

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    IGI has an ?other? event on 18 Nov 1545 Of Trinity, Winchester, Hampshire, for an Arthur Robye. Presumably his will?
  • _UID: D8EDF477A7E441FEA406AC86AA6945F3212E
  • Change Date: 13 MAY 2012



    Father: John or Richard Roby or Raby

    Marriage 1 Richard Bethell b: ABT 1489 in Northop, Flintshire, Wales
    • Married: 1509-24 2
    Children
    1. Has Children William Bethell

    Sources:
    1. Text: Graham Scobie
      Heritage Information Officer
      Winchester Museums Service
      www.winchester.gov.uk
      Page: Avice
    2. Text: Graham Scobie
      Heritage Information Officer
      Winchester Museums Service
      www.winchester.gov.uk
    3. Type: Book
      Periodical: Victoria County History of Hampshire
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