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John Hill (died 1408)

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Arms of Hill of Hill's Court, Exeter: Gules, a saltire vair between four mullets argent[1] These are similar to the arms as Hill of Houndstone,[2] Somerset, one of whom was Margaret Hill, first wife of Sir Hugh Luttrell (d.1521) of Dunster Castle
Arms of Hill of Hill's Court, Exeter: Gules, a saltire vair between four mullets argent[1] These are similar to the arms as Hill of Houndstone,[2] Somerset, one of whom was Margaret Hill, first wife of Sir Hugh Luttrell (d.1521) of Dunster Castle

Sir John Hill (died 1408) of Kytton in the parish of Holcombe Rogus, and of Hill's Court[3] in the parish of St Sidwell in the City of Exeter, both in Devon, was a Justice of the King's Bench from 1389 to 1407.

Hill's Court, Exeter

Hill's Court was in the parish of St Sidwell in the City of Exeter, in Devon. In 1811, a Thomas Johnson died at "Hill's Court, near Exeter", as reported by the "Monthly Magazine" (Vol.31)[4] In 1822, Daniel and Samuel Lysons reported there being no surviving remains of the ancient mansion, and the site, on which several houses had been built, was by then the property of a John Newcombe.[5]

Marriages

Sir John Hill married twice:

  • Firstly to Denise Durburgh, daughter of Sir John Durburgh and widow of Sir John Malet, eldest son of Sir Baldwin Malet of Enmore, Somerset.[6] By Denise Durbugh or Durborough he had children including:
  • Secondly, he married Maud Daubeney, by whom he had issue including:
    • John Hill.

Further reading

  • Prince, John, (1643–1723) The Worthies of Devon, 1810 edition, London, pp.494-7, biography of Hill, Sir John, Knight[4]

References

  1. ^ Pole, Sir William (d.1635), Collections Towards a Description of the County of Devon, Sir John-William de la Pole (ed.), London, 1791, p.487
  2. ^ Arms of Hill of Houndstone, Somerset (Dorset?): Gules, a saltire vair between four mullets pierced argent
  3. ^ a b c History of Parliament biography of "HILL, Robert (c.1361-1423), of Spaxton, Som."[1]
  4. ^ Death 1 Feb.1811, "Monthly Magazine", Vol.31, ed. Phillips, Sir Richard, p.94 [2]
  5. ^ Daniel Lysons and Samuel Lysons, 'Parishes: Salcombe Regis - Silverton', in Magna Britannia: Volume 6, Devonshire (London, 1822), pp. 430-451 [3]
  6. ^ "Enmore: Manors and other estates". British History Online. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
  7. ^ http://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1386-1421/member/luttrell-john-1421
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