Name Index


Hele Family Pedigree

By Elize Hele

In Frederick Thomas Colby (Ed). The Visitation of the County of Devon in the Year 1620. (1872).
London: Harleian Society, p.147.

Index prepared by Michael Steer

Elize Hele was a lawyer of the Inner Temple and Treasurer to James I. He owned a number of mills in Bovey Tracey, residing at Parke. He and his wife are both buried in Exeter Cathedral, and an elaborate memorial to them both, as well as to his first wife and son is on the South side of the Chancel of Bovey Parish Church. His son having predeceased him, Hele left his fortune to be spent in 'pious uses', from which he became known to posterity as 'Pious Uses Hele'. Among his many benefactions were the Blue Maids School (now Maynards School) and Hele School both at Exeter. His pedigree, together with his arms was registered in the 1620 St George and Lennard Visitation. This rare and much sought-after book was produced digitally from a copy in the Harvard University Library collection and can be downloaded from : Google Books with a search by either author or title, and also from the Internet Archive. Google has sponsored the digitisation of books from several libraries. These books, on which copyright has expired, are available for free educational and research use, both as individual books and as full collections to aid researchers.

Birdwood, Elizabeth (West Allington)
Birdwood, Richard (West Allington)
Bond, Christian
Bond, Joh'is
Bray, Alicia (Northton)
Bray, Reginald (Northton)
Burnell, Johannes
Dune, Marjory
Dune, Richard (Hollesworthy)
Eveleigh, Alicia
Eveleigh, Nicholas
Heale, Alicia
Heale, Andrew
Heale, Christian
Heale, Elizabeth
Heale, Ellis, arm (Bovey Tracey)
Heale, Honor
Heale, Hughe
Heale, Jane
Heale, John
Heale, Maria
Heale, Marjory
Heale, Mary
Heale, Nicolas (South Heale)
Heale, Nicholas jnr
Heale, Thomas
Heale, Thomas jnr
Heale, Walter (Brixton)
Heale, Walter jnr
Heale, William
Heale, William jnr
Hele, Nicolaus de (Okehampton)
Hender, John (Botreux Castell, Cornwall)
Hender, Mary (Botreux Castell, Cornwall)
Maynard, Jona (Brixton)
Maynard, Thomas (Brixton)
Reynold, Walter
Richard II
Townsend, Jane (Totnes)
Townsend, Nicholas (Totnes)
Woodley, Walter (Tedbourne)