Thomas Benyon


Personal and Family Information

Thomas was born about 1545 in Shropshire, England, the son of Robert ap_Eignion and Margaret Warter.

He died on 26 JUL 1587. The place is not known.

His wife was Anne Owen, who he married on 11 MAY 1574 in St.. Julians, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Thomas Benyon


Robert ap_Eignion


Richard ap_Eignion


Roger ap_Eignion


Alice Syer


John Syer


Margaret Warter



BirthABT 1545
Place: Shropshire, England
Death26 JUL 1587
BurialABT JUL 1587
Place: St.. Alkmunds, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England


Note 1

!Notes: Aged 7 years in 1552. Admitted a Burgiss of Shrewsbury 14th August, 1568. Married at St.. Julians 11th May, 1574. Died 26th Jul 1587. Buried at St.. Alkmunds.

!P: There is an Entry on the Book of the Drapers Company, Shrewsbury, in the year 1588, directing that Robert Beynyon son of Thomas Beynyon, late of Salop, tanner, and late apprentice to Thomas Beynyon, of Salop, draper, shall be admitted as a Freeman of that Company, on condition of his paying to that Company Ten Pounds, and two Shillings for Wine, and on the further condition, that he married his kidress, viz. "Anne Beynyon, widow, the late wyfe of the said Thomas Beynyon his maister." -- All of which conditions, the said Robert "Beynyon" appears to have abided by and performed.

!P: [See page 1301 of Moris, Joseph, Geneological Manuscripts connected with the County of Salop and Principality of Wales, Vol. 10].