Mary Grice


Brief Life History of Mary

Mary Grice married Robert Mayes on 29 May 1720, in Cratfield, Suffolk, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Robert Mayes
Mary Grice
Marriage: 29 May 1720
Elizabeth Mayes
Mary Mayes
Robert Mayes
Catherine Mayes
Elizabeth Mayes
William Mayes
Catherine Mayes
Anne Mayes

Sources (10)

  • Mary Grice, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Anne Mayes, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Elizabeth Mays, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 May 1720Cratfield, Suffolk, England
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): from Middle English grice, grise ‘pig’ (Old Norse gríss), probably a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a swineherd.

    English: nickname for a gray-haired man, from Middle English grice, gris ‘gray’ (Old French gris, apparently of ancient Germanic origin, and probably a distant cognate of Gray 1).

    Possibly also an Americanized form of German Greis .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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