Alice Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Alice was born about 1614 in Great Ash, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England, the daughter of John Benyon and Jane Howell.

She died before 1694 in Shropshire, England.

Her husband was John Hotchkiss, who she married on 30 JUN 1634 in Whitchurch, Shropshire, England. Their nine known children were John (<1635-<1680), Thomas (c1637-?), Daniel (c1638-?), Richard (c1641-<1708), Sarah (c1643-?), Margaret (c1645-?), Joshua (c1646-?), Alice (c1648-1739) and Samuel (c1652-<1712).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Alice Benyon


John Benyon


George Benyon


Adam ap_Eignion


Alys Owen


Margaret Brabant


Jane Howell


John Howell



BirthABT 1614
Place: Great Ash, Whitchurch, Shropshire, England
DeathBEF 1694
Place: Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Source: Morris, Joseph, "Benyon of Great Ash, &c." in "Geoneological Manuscripts connected with the County of Salop and Principality of Wales", Vol. 9, Page 4641, mss. no. 4085. LDS tape# 0504680. Most entries copied in their entirity.

!Notes: Alice, daughter of John Benyon, of Great Ash, co. Salop, Gent. married at Whitchurch, 3 Jun 1634. Will dated 1st Dec 1693. Proved at Lichfield, 26th Apr 1694.

!P: Had a Legacy of two silver spoons under the Will of her grandfather Howell.

!P: Had a Legacy of £10 under the Will of her aunt Adams.

!P: Took an estate for life in messurige and land in Dodington, under the Surrender of 11th August, 1681.

!P: Her Will, dated 1st December, 1693, [in which she is described as of Dodington in the county of Salop, widow], was proved at Lichfield, 26th April, 1694. The Arms on the Seal thereto are those of Hotchkiss. [as Canton?].

!P: [Had] 7 sons and 3 daughters.