John Benyon


Personal and Family Information

John was born about 1583 in Shropshire, England, the son of George Benyon and Margaret Brabant.

He died after 1634. The place is not known.

His wife was Katherina Hotchkiss. They were married, but the date and place have not been found. Their four known children were Thomas (c1594-?), Mary (c1598-?), Edona [Idowe] (c1602-?) and John (c1608-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


John Benyon


George Benyon


Adam ap_Eignion


Richard ap_Eignion


Alice Syer


Alys Owen


Margaret Brabant



BirthABT 1583
Place: Shropshire, England
DeathAFT 1634




Note 1

!Notes: George Benyon had under the Articles of 11th Feb. 2 James I. a life estate in the Whyhold messuages in Wixhall, and under his Mother's Will a legacy.

!P: He was living the 4th May, 13 Charles I. [1634] and is then named in the Marriage Settlement of his nephew Daniel Benyon.

!P: George Benyon, of London, Esquire, "a cestui que" trust of his brother John Benyon, is also mentioned in this Settlement.

!Source: "Visitation of London 1634' p. 64 Benyon pedigree

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